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Taylor, Noah

Works: 90 works in 372 publications in 6 languages and 16,335 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Domestic fiction  Comedy films  Film and video adaptations  Juvenile works  Humorous stories 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Costume designer, Singer, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Noah Taylor
Charlie and the chocolate factory by Roald Dahl ( Visual )
17 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 3,065 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Charlie and five other children draw golden tickets from Wonka chocolate bars and win a guided tour of the legendary candy factory that no outsider has seen in 15 years. Dazzled by one amazing sight after another, Charlie is drawn into Wonka's fantastic world
Lara Croft, tomb raider by Lawrence Gordon ( Visual )
39 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With her father presumed dead, Lara must race to recover an ancient artifact that can alter space and time if not destroyed. She finds the key that will unlock the two sections that must be put together in order for the artifact to work. She must fight her nemises in order to restore harmony and all before the planets and sun align
Almost famous ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 1,921 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It's the opportunity of a lifetime when teenage reporter William Miller lands an assignment from Rolling Stone magazine. Despite the objections of his protective mother, William hits the road with an up-and-coming rock band and finds there's a lot more to write home about than the music
Shine by Scott Hicks ( Visual )
61 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,907 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of Australian pianist David Helfgott, who returned to the concert stage after experiencing a nervous breakdown
Vanilla sky by Cameron Crowe ( Visual )
19 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 1,569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this steamy, intriguingly complex, psychological thriller the line between reality and fantasy is hopelessly blurred. David tries to make sense of his life after a car crash leaves his once-handsome face grotesquely disfigured. After he is placed into a psychiatric penitentiary for a murder he doesn't remember committing, David's only hope is to delve into the depths of his subconscious mind where the answer to ending his living nightmare lies in his dreams
Red Dog by Louis De Bernières ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and French and held by 884 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Incredible true story of a wandering, dust-covered Kelpie who hitched his way to the mining town of Dampier and into the hearts of each and every one of its residents ... A great emotional tale of adventure, love and lasting friendship"--Container
The light between oceans by M. L Stedman ( Recording )
8 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 794 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After the horror of World War I, Tom Sherbourne welcomes his new job as the lighthouse keeper on Janus Rock, an isolated island with no residents aside from him and his wife Isabel. But times on the island are tough for Isabel as she suffers multiple miscarriages and a stillbirth in just four years time. When a boat with a dead man and a young baby washes ashore, Isabel convinces Tom to let her keep the baby as their own, but the consequences to her actions may be dire
Submarine by Richard Ayoade ( Visual )
20 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and German and held by 711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Young Oliver Tate's coming of age is coming even sooner than expected. Prone to daydreaming, listening to French crooners, and indulging other self-absorbed fantasies, Oliver suddenly finds himself submerged in real-life, dual challenges, plotting to lose his virginity with a quirky new girlfriend while also struggling to reconcile his parents' marriage, even though his mom seems smitten with the self-help guru next door. Includes bonus features
The life aquatic with Steve Zissou by Wes Anderson ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Internationally renowned oceanographer Steve Zissou and his crew - Team Zissou - set sail on an expedition to hunt down the mysterious, always elusive, possibly non-existent Jaguar Shark that supposedly killed Zissou's partner during the documentary filming of their latest adventure. On this journey, Steve's crew are joined by a young airline co-pilot, who may or may not be Zissou's son, a beautiful journalist who has been assigned to write a profile of Zissou, and Eleanor, Zissou's estranged wife and co-producer. They face overwhelming complications including pirates, kidnapping, and bankruptcy
He died with a felafel in his hand ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Danny has just moved into his 47th shared house, this time in Brisbane, and the flatmates have not improved. One lives in a closet, another in a tent in the living room and, before Danny takes off for shared house no. 48 in Melbourne, he will have endured satanic worshipers, skinheads and the perennially ubiquitous cane toad. No wonder he is on the verge of a nervous breakdown
Max by Menno Meyjes ( Visual )
20 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Max was a promising young artist who lost his arm in the Great War and with it his ability to paint. Upon his return he opens an acclaimed art gallery that caters to modernism. There he meets another war veteran and struggling artist named Adolf Hitler. Max encourages Adolf to develop his talent. But since Adolf is penniless and is without family or friends, the lure of politics soon wins Adolf's interest over art, setting into motion the most cataclysmic period of the 20th century
Lara Croft Tomb raider the cradle of life ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Archaeologist and explorer extrodinaire Lara Croft journeys to a temple, in Greece, sunken underwater that leads to a sphere that contains the mythical Pandora's Box, only to have it stolen from her by Chen Lo, the leader of a Chinese crime syndicate, who's in league with a villain named Reiss who wants to use the Box as a doomsday weapon. Facing her greatest challenges yet, the intrepid tomb raider pursues Lo, in order to get her hands back on Pandora's Box, and fulfill the desire of the Queen
Flirting ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and French and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Comedy set in Australia in 1965 which focuses on the romance that develops between two nonconformists: Danny, an outsider at his preppie boarding school, and Thandiwe Adjewa, the only black student at the girls' boarding school across the lake
The double ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Simon is a timid man, scratching out an isolated existence in an indifferent world. He is overlooked at work, scorned by his mother, and ignored by the woman of his dreams. He feels powerless to change any of these things. The arrival of a new co-worker, James, serves to upset the balance. James is both Simon's exact physical double and his opposite: confident, charismatic and good with women. To Simon's horror, James slowly starts taking over his life
The Year my voice broke ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A boy and girl are allies and confidants until adolescence changes them forever
Red white & blue ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Erica drifts through the bars of Austin, going from one sexual partner to another, never connecting emotionally. That changes when she meets Nate, a discharged Iraq war vet who is more interested in being Erica's friend than her latest conquest. A strong bond of friendship develops between them, but Erica's background intrudes in the form of Franki, a wannabe rock star whose presence sets the stage for a shocking conclusion
The sleeping dictionary ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the steamy equatorial jungles of 1930's Sarawak, a beautiful tribeswoman becomes both lover and language tutor to a young English diplomat. But the lovers are forced to separate for defying duty and tradition, and when the young man returns a year later with his new bride, passion reignites as secrets surface that are as deep and dark as the jungles of Borneo
Inspector Morse. Promised land ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inspector Morse is a melancholy, enigmatic and romantic man who never uses his first name and who finds solace in real ale, classical music and difficult crosswords. Together with his able Sergeant Lewis, Morse uses his considerable intellect and passion for truth and justice to investigate death and murder in the English university town of Oxford
The Nostradamus kid ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"When the young Ken Elkin (Noah Taylor) an over-sexed and hyperactive youth with a taste for personal melodrama, first encounters the end of the world, it is at the annual Seventh Day Adventist Camp in 1956. Convinced by an eloquent heretic that all Adventists are to burn in Hell the following Saturday, Elkin fears that his true love for the pastor's daughter will never be consummated. But the world doesn't end ..."
Life in the fast lane ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mona's unstable boyfriend mails himself to her and when she opens the box, she accidentally kills him. But he still won't leave her alone, for his ghost follows her everywhere
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Audience level: 0.17 (from 0.12 for The light ... to 0.23 for The Year m ...)
Alternative Names
Taylor, Noah
English (235)
Spanish (14)
French (8)
German (4)
Multiple languages (2)
Chinese (1)