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Elwes, Cary 1962-

Overview
Works: 292 works in 1,368 publications in 11 languages and 52,207 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Animated films  Film adaptations  Children's films  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  History  Juvenile works  Horror films  Fantasy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Other, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Interviewee, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Cary Elwes
The Princess Bride by Rob Reiner( Visual )

137 editions published between 1987 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 5,625 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
Glory by Edward Zwick( Visual )

76 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 4,444 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 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a magical world where all children are given a gift at birth by a fairy godmother, Ella is gifted with obedience. Unable to refuse any command, she is often taken advantage of. So begins her quest to free herself. Based on Gail Carson Levine's book
Twister by Jan de Bont( Visual )

45 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Helen Hunt and Bill Paxton play scientists pursuing the most destructive weather front to sweep through mid-America's Tornado Alley in 50 years
The adventures of Tintin by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

20 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 2,324 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 )

19 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 2,079 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
Liar liar by Jim Carrey( Visual )

15 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 1,675 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 Max's wish miraculously comes true, Fletcher discovers that his biggest asset - his mouth - has suddenly become his biggest liability! Hilarious havoc ensures as Fletcher tries to keep his practice afloat and his ex-wife Audrey from taking their son and moving to Boston
Saw by James Wan( Visual )

77 editions published between 1946 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,464 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 horrific games for their own survival
Robin Hood : men in tights by Mel Brooks( Visual )

35 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and French and held by 1,457 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
No strings attached by Ivan Reitman( Visual )

23 editions published between 2011 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,449 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?
Kiss the girls by James Patterson( Visual )

25 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

21 editions published between 1992 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 1,354 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--for centuries. 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?
Whisper of the heart = Mimi o sumaseba by Toshio Suzuki( Visual )

20 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and Japanese and held by 1,248 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 )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in English and Japanese and held by 1,235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Haru, a schoolgirl bored by her ordinary routine, saves the life of an unusual cat, and suddenly her world is transformed beyond anything she ever imagined. To change her fate, she'll need to learn to believe in herself and, in the process, she will learn to appreciate her everyday life
Georgia rule by Garry Marshall( Visual )

11 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Lily can't handle Rachel, her rebellious daughter, she takes her to the one place she swore she would never go - her own mother's house. Now three very different women spend one summer under the same roof, and the only rules are Georgia's
Porco Rosso by Hayao Miyazaki( Visual )

12 editions published between 1992 and 2017 in English and Japanese and held by 1,162 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
Elvis & Nixon by Liza Johnson( Visual )

9 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and German and held by 1,023 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
Shadow of the vampire by E. Elias Merhige( Visual )

35 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 978 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This riveting suspense thriller is about the filming of Nosferatu and the difficult relationship between F.W. Murnau and Max Schreck. As cast and crew begin to disappear, it seems that Murnau has made a devil's bargain with Schreck, whose performance is too authentic
The jungle book by Walt Disney( Visual )

21 editions published between 1900 and 2002 in English and held by 870 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Raised by wild animals since childhood, Mowgli is eventually drawn away from the jungle by Kitty, the beautiful daughter of Major Brydon. Mowgli soon faces a corrupt Captain Boone, who wants both Kitty's hand in marriage and a hand on the mythical treasures of Monkey city -- a place only Mowgli can find. Loyal animal friends Bagheera, Baloo and Grey Brother must help Mowgli survive the untamed peril
Hot shots! by Jim Abrahams( Visual )

39 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 808 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A spoof of military epics, this video has a group of pilots planning an air mission, "Sleepy Weasel," against a desert dictator
 
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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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