WorldCat Identities

Elwes, Cary 1962-

Overview
Works: 296 works in 1,264 publications in 11 languages and 51,097 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Animated films  Film adaptations  Children's films  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  History  Juvenile works  Fantasy films  Historical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Interviewee, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Other, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Cary Elwes
The Princess Bride by Rob Reiner( Visual )

120 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 5,520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A kindly grandfather sits down with his grandson and reads him a bedtime story. As the grandfather reads the story, the action comes alive in a classic tale of love and adventure. The beautiful Buttercup is kidnapped and held against her will in order to marry the nasty Prince Humperdinck, while Westley (her childhood beau, now returned as the Dread Pirate Roberts) attempts to save her. Along the way he meets an accomplished swordsman and a giant, both of whom become his companions in his quest
Glory by Edward Zwick( Visual )

73 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 4,434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two idealistic young Bostonians lead the 54th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, America's first Black regiment in the Civil War
Ella enchanted by Gail Carson Levine( Visual )

30 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 2,559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ella lives in a fanciful and magical world where all children are given a "gift" from their fairy Godmother at birth. Ella's gift - and curse - was that of obedience. As a result, Ella cannot refuse any command, and as a result she is often taken advantage of. In a bid to regain control of her life, Ella goes on a quest to free herself from this mysterious "gift". Ella must outwit a kingdom filled with ogres, giants, wicked stepsisters, talking books and othr various evil plots
Twister by Jan de Bont( Visual )

39 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A scientist is determined to discover a better way of predicting tornadoes with a device that shoots thousands of little trackers into the eye of the storm. Trouble is, getting it there is very dangerous
The adventures of Tintin by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

20 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 2,319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unquenchably curious young reporter Tintin and his fiercely loyal dog Snowy discover a model ship carrying an explosive secret. Drawn into a centuries-old mystery, Tintin find himself in the sightlines of Ivan Ivanovitch Sakharine, a diabolical villain who believes Tintin has stolen a priceless treasure tied to a dastardly pirate. With the help of Snowy, Captain Haddock, and bumbling detectives Thompson & Thompson, Tintin will travel half the world to find the final resting place of The Unicorn
Disney's a Christmas carol by Robert Zemeckis( Visual )

17 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 2,048 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ebenezer Scrooge begins the Christmas holiday with his usual miserly contempt, barking at his faithful clerk and his cheery nephew. But when the ghosts of Christmas Past, Present, and Yet to Come take him on an eye-opening journey revealing truths Old Scrooge is reluctant to face, he must open his heart to undo years of ill will before it's too late. Includes featurettes, and deleted scenes
Liar liar by Jim Carrey( Visual )

15 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 1,646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fletcher Reede is a fast-talking attorney and habitual liar. When his son Max blows out the candles on his fifth birthday cake, he has just one wish: that his dad will stop lying for 24 hours. When his son's wish comes true, Fletcher discovers that his biggest asset, his mouth, has become his biggest liability. Contains extended outtake footage
No strings attached by Ivan Reitman( Visual )

23 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emma and Adam are life-long friends who almost ruin everything by having sex one morning. To protect their friendship, they make a pact to keep their relationship strictly 'no strings attached.' That means no jealousy, no expectations, no fighting, no flowers, and no baby voices. They can do whatever they want, whenever they want, wherever they want, as long as they don't fall in love. The question becomes: who's going to fall first? And can their friendship survive?
Robin Hood : men in tights by Mel Brooks( Visual )

32 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and French and held by 1,435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robin Hood attempts to save England from Prince John and the Sheriff of Rottingham, while also winning the heart of Maid Marian
Saw by James Wan( Visual )

75 editions published between 1946 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Obsessed with teaching his victims the value of life, a deranged, sadistic serial killer is abducting morally wayward people and forcing them to play horrifric games for their own survival. Faced with impossible choices, each victim must struggle to win back his or her life, or else die trying
Kiss the girls by James Patterson( Visual )

22 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Washington DC detective Dr. Alex Cross (Morgan Freeman) travels to North Carolina to investigate the apparent kidnapping of his niece (Gina Ravera). Aided by escaped kidnapee Kate McTiernan (Ashley Judd), Cross hunts down the kidnapper, who operates under the pseudonym "Cassanova."
Bram Stoker's Dracula by Francis Ford Coppola( Visual )

19 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 1,315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tortured journey of the devastatingly seductive Transylvanian Prince as he moves from Eastern Europe to 19th century London in search of his reincarnated long-lost love
Whisper of the heart = Mimi o sumaseba by Toshio Suzuki( Visual )

21 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and Japanese and held by 1,216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A schoolgirl named Shizuku, who longs to discover her true talents, meets the mysterious Seiji, a boy who is determined to follow his dreams, and the Baron, a magical cat who helps her listen to the whispers in her heart
The cat returns by Hiroyuki Morita( Visual )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in English and Japanese and held by 1,213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In an imaginative and lighthearted tale, a young schoolgirl saves the life of a noble cat and is rewarded with a shocking proposal of marriage - to the Cat King's son - and a fateful journey to the extraordinary Kingdom of Cats
Georgia rule by Garry Marshall( Visual )

9 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 1,184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rachel is a rebellious teenager who is uncontrollable. With her latest car crash, Rachel has broken the final rule in mom Lily's San Francisco home. Lily hauls her daughter to the one place she swore she'd never return, her mother's Idaho farm. Georgia is not your typical sweet and doting grandmother. She lives her life by a number of unbreakable rules, demanding anyone who shares her home do the same. Now Georgia is saddled with raising the young woman and it will require each patient breath she takes to understand Rachel's fury. But as Rachel succumbs to her summer of misery, Georgia notices something is changing within her granddaughter. Given structure and responsibilities, Rachel is letting her guard down and learning compassion. Her journey will lead all three women to revelations of buried family secrets and an understanding that, regardless what happens, the ties that bind can never be broken
Porco Rosso by Hayao Miyazaki( Visual )

11 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in English and Japanese and held by 1,141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The World War I flying ace Porco Rosso battles sky pirates and his rivals for the beautiful Gina, all while living under a spell that transformed his face into that of a pig
Shadow of the vampire by E. Elias Merhige( Visual )

30 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 976 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film director F.W. Murnau forms an unholy bargain with Max Schreck, a centuries-old vampire, in exchange for his performance in the vampire film "Nosferatu."
Elvis & Nixon by Liza Johnson( Visual )

6 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 962 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the infamous meeting between Elvis Presley and Richard Nixon in 1970, which was immortalized in the most requested phonograph in the National Archives
The jungle book by Walt Disney( Visual )

20 editions published between 1900 and 2002 in English and held by 880 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic tale of Mowgli the jungle boy who is raised by wolves after being lost when a tiger attacked an encampment and killed his father. Years later he finds himself reunited with his childhood love Kitty and back in the "civilization" of Colonial India, which he finds far less civilized then his jungle haunts. The search for a lost treasure shows who the truly civilized members of society are
Hot shots! by Jim Abrahams( Visual )

37 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 805 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A team of crack (or is it cracked?) jet jockeys led by an incompetent commander spend their nights carousing and their days training for secret operation "Sleepy Weasel"--A lightning strike against a desert kingdom
 
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Cary Elwes acteur britannique

Cary Elwes actor

Cary Elwes aktor brytyjski

Cary Elwes attore britannico

Cary Elwes britischer Schauspieler

Cary Elwes britisk skodespelar

Cary Elwes britisk skuespiller

Cary Elwes Brits acteur

Cary Elwes brittisk skådespelare

Elwes, Ivan Simon Cary

Elwes, Ivan Simon Cary 1962-

Κάρι Έλγουις

Кари Елуис

Кері Елвіс

Кэри Элвес

קרי אלווס

كاري إلويس

کری الویس بازیگر بریتانیایی

캐리 엘위스

ケイリー・エルウィス

卡利·艾域士

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