WorldCat Identities

Theron, Charlize

Works: 319 works in 1,188 publications in 8 languages and 40,003 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Film and video adaptations  Superhero films  Fantasy films  Action and adventure films  Fiction  Juvenile works  Legal drama 
Roles: Actor, Producer, Performer, Author, Narrator, Other, Creator
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Charlize Theron
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Most widely held works by Charlize Theron
The cider house rules L'Ĺ“uvre de dieu, la part du diable by John Irving( Visual )
38 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the story of Homer, who has lived nearly his entire life within the walls of an orphanage in rural Maine and has been trained by its proprietor, Dr. Wilbur Larch to be Larch's successor. Wally Worthington brings his pregnant girlfriend, Candy Kendall, to the orphanage because Dr. Larch provides medically safe, albeit illegal, abortions. Homer leaves with them to work on Wally's family apple farm. When Wally leaves to fight in World War II, Homer falls in love with Candy
North country by Charlize Theron( Visual )
20 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 2,350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Josey Aimes needs a job and goes to work at a Minnesota steel mine after splitting with her violent husband. But the job proves to be almost as harrowing as her marriage. The male miners are resentful of women taking their jobs, so the men verbally abuse and play humiliating pranks on the female miners. After being physically assaulted by a coworker, Josey tries to fight against the harassment, but none of the other
Snow White and the huntsman ( Visual )
43 editions published in 2012 in English and German and held by 2,286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Snow White is the only person in the land fairer than the evil queen who is out to destroy her. But what the wicked ruler never imagined is that the young woman threatening her reign has been training in the art of war with a huntsman who was dispatched to kill her
Hancock by Peter Berg( Visual )
46 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in 8 languages and held by 2,237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A superhero with total disregard for the damage he causes while saving people finds himself having his image changed by a public relations executive, in return for saving the executive's life
The Italian job by Troy Kennedy Martin( Visual )
41 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Charlie, the mastermind of a Venice heist, is overseen by John, a lifelong criminal. But the thieves are ruthlessly double-crossed by one of their own, Steve. In order to get their stolen gold bars back, Charlie enlists John's reluctant safecracking-prodigy daughter, Stella. But Steve proves himself to be one step ahead of them, and Charlie finds that he'll have to make some daring last-minute changes to their plan by creating the largest traffic jam in Los Angeles' history
Monster by Patty Jenkins( Visual )
58 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 2,155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the true story of Aileen Wuornos, a prostitute who was executed in 2002 for the brutal murders of at least 6 men in Florida. Homeless most of her life, Wuornos subsisted by working as a prostitute. In Florida, down to her last five dollars and pondering suicide, she stopped into a bar for a beer where she meets Selby. One night, after a john attacks her, Aileen pulls a gun and kills the man. Aileen's loathing for the men who pay her for sex becomes so extreme that she begins killing her customers regardless of their behavior
Prometheus by Ridley Scott( Visual )
40 editions published in 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,054 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explorers have discovered a clue that brings them to the origins of mankind on Earth. This leads them on a journey that takes them to the darkest corners of the universe
Men of honor by George Tillman( Visual )
23 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,995 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Born In 1931 to sharecropper parents, Carl Brashear decides to join the Navy. After watching the heroics of Billy Sunday, the White son of a sharecropper, Carl determines to become the Navy's first African-American diver. At the Bayonne, N.J., divers' training camp, Sunday is his instructor, and Brashear must endure hazing that verges on murderous. With Sunday and the camp's commander dead set against Brashear's graduating, he will have to use his physical prowess and steely determination to see him through. Carl and Billy's paths cross again when each needs rehabilitation - one from an injury, the other from bitterness
The road by John Hillcoat( Visual )
27 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,798 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A father and his son are two of the last remaining people on earth after an unexplained tragedy has destroyed most of life. As the two head south, they are faced with many trials and tribulations along the way. An intense bond between the father and son is formed as together they strive to not only survive, but to retain humanity as they help the people they encounter along the way
The legend of Bagger Vance by Robert Redford( Visual )
14 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The protagonist of this metaphysical fable is Rannulph Junah, Southern aristocrat and World War I hero. In a tournament in Savannah, he defeats two golf pros by following the teachings of his guru, Bagger Vance, a black mystic serving as his caddie
In the valley of Elah ( Visual )
25 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and German and held by 1,582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hank, a retired Sergeant with the Military Police, receives a call informing him that his youngest son, Mike, has gone AWOL. He thought his son was in Iraq, but is informed that Mike returned stateside four days ago with his platoon. When he calls his son's cell phone and gets voice mail, he drives to Fort Rudd and begins to make inquiries, but with each inquiry he comes to a dead end. Then a body is found, dismembered and burned beyond recognition and is identified as Mike. Hank tries to find out what happened, but continues to encounter hurdles. Yet he is persistent, uncovering things no one wants to hear, including himself
Young adult ( Visual )
22 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Een niet zo succesvolle schrijfster, eind dertig en onlangs gescheiden, reist naar haar geboorteplaats om haar jeugdliefde terug te veroveren
Devil's advocate by Taylor Hackford( Visual )
31 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and Chinese and held by 1,382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hotshot attorney Kevin Lomax's 64-0 case record has brought him a tempting offer from an elite New York firm. But the job Lomax accepts isn't what it seems. The Devil is in the details
Mighty Joe Young by Ernest B Schoedsack( Visual )
15 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 1,357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A fifteen-foot-tall Central African gorilla is brought to America to save him from poachers. But his notoriety makes him a target for an enemy from his past
Astro Boy by David Bowers( Visual )
6 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in futuristic Metro City, Astro Boy is about a young robot with incredible powers created by a brilliant scientist in the image of the son he has lost. Unable to fulfill the grieving man's expectations, our hero embarks on a journey in search of acceptance, experiencing betrayal and a netherworld of robot gladiators, before he returns to save Metro City and reconcile with the father who rejected him
ÆonFlux by Paramount Pictures Corporation (1914-1927)( Visual )
16 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 1,180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
400 years in the future, after a virus kills off 99% of the world population, only one city on Earth remains. Ruled by the Goodchild dynasty, it is a perfect society of peace and prosperity except that its citizens keep mysteriously disappearing. A secret agent/assassin/warrior has been given the mission to bring down the regime. As she goes deeper into her mission, Aeon uncovers some shocking secrets that put the mission, not to mention her life, in danger
A million ways to die in the west by Amanda Seyfried( Visual )
15 editions published in 2014 in English and German and held by 1,120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After Albert backs out of a gunfight, his fickle girlfriend leaves him for another man. When a mysterious and beautiful woman rides into town, she helps him find his courage and they begin to fall in love. But when her husband, a notorious outlaw, arrives seeking revenge, the farmer must put his newfound courage to the test
The astronaut's wife by Rand Ravich( Visual )
21 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 885 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
" ... courageous NASA astronaut Spencer Armacost and his beautiful schoolteacher wife Jillian [are] a seemingly perfect couple whose lives are momentarily shattered when Spencer's mission mysteriously loses contact with Earth for 2 minutes. But neither Spencer nor Jillian knows that those 120 seconds of terror will ultimately threaten their sanity, their future and their lives in this heart-stopping psychological thriller"--Container
Sweet November by Pat O'Connor( Visual )
14 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 884 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nelson Moss moves in with Sara Deever, a woman who shares her heart and her apartment each month with a different troubled man
The curse of the jade scorpion ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Someone is stealing millions in jewels from New York City's upper crust. It's up to insurance investigator C.W. Briggs to find out who is stealing the goods. Feeling that the heists are an inside job, he uses his instincts to discover which "insiders" are actually responsible. Those instincts are slightly hampered by a hypnotic spell placed on him by Zoltan
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English (446)
German (33)
Spanish (24)
French (7)
Italian (6)
Multiple languages (3)
Chinese (2)
Czech (1)