WorldCat Identities

Elwes, Cary 1962-

Overview
Works: 224 works in 1,086 publications in 11 languages and 47,341 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Animated films  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  History  Fantasy films  Historical films  Children's films  Horror films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Interviewee, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Cary Elwes
The Princess Bride by Rob Reiner( Visual )

112 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 5,423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Return to a time when men were men and swamps were fire swamps, full of quicksand and rodents of unusual size. Lagoons were inhabited by shrieking eels, and the most beautiful woman in the world was named ... Buttercup? Well, it's a bent fairy tale, complete with all the fencing, fighting, chases, escapes and silly accents you'd expect
Glory by Edward Zwick( Visual )

75 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 4,459 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 )

35 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the day of her birth, Ella is given the gift of obedience by her Fairy Godmother. The gift is also a curse as Ella cannot refuse anything she is asked to do. Tired of being taken advantage of, Ella leaves home to return her unwanted gift. What starts as a simple errand becomes an amazing journey
Twister by Jan de Bont( Visual )

36 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scientist Jo Harding and her crack team of tornado chasers are pursuing the most destructive weatherfront to sweep through mid-America's Tornado Alley in 50 years. TV weatherman Bill Harding is trying to get his tornado-hunter wife, Jo, to sign divorce papers so he can marry his girlfriend Melissa. But Mother Nature, in the form of a series of intense storms has other plans. Jo's team is planning to launch revolutionary electronic sensors into the funnel of the tornado. They hope to obtain data to create an improved weather warning system. In order to get the sensors to work, the team must intercept the twister
The adventures of Tintin by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

20 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and French and held by 2,316 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 Charles Dickens( Visual )

16 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 2,028 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"...high-flying, heartwarming adventure for the whole family, starring Jim Carrey. When three ghosts take penny-pinching Scrooge on an eye-opening journey, he discovers the true meaning of Christmas"--Container
Liar liar by Tom Shadyac( Visual )

13 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 1,720 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fletcher Reede is a fast-talking attorney and habitual liar. When his son Max blows out the candles on this fifth birthday cake, Max has just one wish-- that his dad 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
No strings attached by Ivan Reitman( Visual )

25 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,478 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 )

39 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,415 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 )

78 editions published between 1946 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,382 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 )

33 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lone escapee of a serial kidnapper is determined to rescue the fellow captives she left behind in this race-against-time suspense
Bram Stoker's Dracula by Francis Ford Coppola( Visual )

15 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 1,246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

15th-century warrior Vlad goes off the fight the Turks. Upon his return, he finds that his wife Elisabeta, hearing he was dead, has killed herself. Maddened by this injustice, Vlad curses God, and becomes the immortal blood-eating fiend known as Count Dracula. When English attorney Jonathan Harker journeys to Dracula's castle, the Count sees a photograph of his fiancée, Mina Murray. Dracula's patience has been rewarded - Elisabeta lives again! The Count goes to dastardly lengths to possess Mina, while her best friend Lucy, Lucy's three suitors, and Prof. Abraham Van Helsing all become entangled by Dracula's quest. The modern age is dawning, even in Transylvania. Will the Count triumph, or be relegated to the past?
Georgia rule by Garry Marshall( Visual )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 1,202 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
Whisper of the heart Mimi o sumaseba by Yoshifumi Kondō( Visual )

18 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and Japanese and held by 1,144 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 )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and Japanese and held by 1,127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An act of kindness brings Haru, a schoolgirl, to the attention of the Cat King who lavishes her with presents, including a proposal of marriage to his son, and opens her eyes to a whole other world
Shadow of the vampire by Elias E Merhige( Visual )

34 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 997 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."
The jungle book by Zoltan Korda( Visual )

18 editions published between 1900 and 2002 in English and held by 944 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 8 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
Days of thunder by Tony Scott( Visual )

19 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 713 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Widescreen. Race car driver Cole Trickle (Tom Cruise) teams with a legendary crew chief (Robert Duvall) to race at the Daytona 500. A fiery crash nearly ends his career and he must turn to a beautiful doctor (Nicole Kidman) to regain his nerve to race, to win and to live
Porco Rosso by Qijun Gong( Visual )

11 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in English and Japanese and held by 685 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Early 1930's era Italy, air pirates, bounty hunters, and high flyers of all sorts rule the skies. The most cunning and skilled of these pilots is Porco Rosso. After watching the spirits of the pilots killed in the last air battle he fought in rise to the heavens, his head turned into that of a pig. He now makes a living taking jobs, such as rescuing those kidnapped by air pirates. Donald Curtis, Porco's rival, provides a constant challenge to the hero
 
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Alternative Names
Cary Elwes acteur britannique

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-

Кари Елуис

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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Liar liarShadow of the vampireDays of thunder