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Hurt, William

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Works: 463 works in 2,372 publications in 10 languages and 70,627 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Science fiction films  History  Historical films  Fantasy films  Biographical films  Road films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Host, Author, Contributor, Printer, Costume designer, Scenarist, Creator, Other, Speaker
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Into the Wild by Sean Penn( visu )
67 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 2,869 libraries worldwide
Freshly graduated from college with a promising future ahead, Christopher McCandless walked out of his privileged life and into the wild in search of adventure. What happened to him on the way transformed this young wanderer into an enduring symbol for countless people - a fearless risk-taker who wrestled with the precarious balance between man and nature. Based on a true story
Syriana by Stephen Gaghan( visu )
21 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,670 libraries worldwide
There is less oil than the world requires, and that will make some people rich and others dead. Career CIA field operative Bob Barnes is sorting out his midcareer issues--his bosses want him quietly confined to a desk job. Bryan Woodman, an expatriate in Geneva, becomes the financial adviser to idealistic Gulf Prince Nasir. Corporate lawyer Bennett Holiday is finessing the questionable merger of two powerful U.S. oil companies. In Prince Nasir's country, meanwhile, young Pakistani laborer Wasim succumbs to the lure of radical Islam, seeking refuge from the dusty oil fields and crowded hostels in the tranquility of a madrasa. In the labyrinthine, interconnected worlds of espionage and politics, international finance and law, oil and radical Islam, motives and convictions can shape lives, or destroy them
Artificial intelligence A.I. by Steven Spielberg( visu )
39 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,518 libraries worldwide
Visions of a future full of astonishing android technology. David, an advanced android, embarks on an extraordinary adventure to discover the secret of his own identity. Believing in the story of Pinocchio, David dreams of becoming a real boy
The big chill by Lawrence Kasdan( visu )
47 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,254 libraries worldwide
Seven college housemates from the 1960s who have drifted apart reunite at the funeral of a friend. Having entered adulthood as non-conformists, most now belong to the establishment. Stunned by the death of their peer, sensing their own mortality and the loss of their innocence, each takes the opportunity to reevaluate his or her life and re-establish their bonds
Robin Hood by Ridley Scott( visu )
50 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 2,236 libraries worldwide
In times of tyranny and injustice when law oppresses the people, the outlaw takes his place in history. England at the turn of the 12th century was such a time. King Richard the Lionheart, bankrupt of wealth and glory, is plundering his way back to England after ten years on his crusade. In his army is an archer named Robin Longstride. This is the story of his return home where, for defending the weak against the strong, he will be condemned to live outside the law. Whether thief or hero, one man from humble beginnings will become an eternal symbol of freedom for his people. And so the legend begins
The Incredible Hulk by Louis Leterrier( visu )
31 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,182 libraries worldwide
Scientist Bruce Banner has been living in the shadows, scouring the earth for an antidote. Warmongers dream of abusing his powers and won't leave Bruce alone. He suffers from his constant need to be with the only woman he has ever love, Betty Ross, and Bruce knows that he must return to civilization. The brilliant doctor is ruthlessly pursued by a nightmarish beast of pure adrenaline and aggression called The Abomination whose powers match that of the Hulk. Now, a fight of epic proportions ensues as Bruce must call upon the hero within to rescue New York City from total destruction
Children of a lesser god by Marlee Matlin( visu )
79 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,150 libraries worldwide
Love story about an idealistic special education teacher and a headstrong deaf student
Tuck everlasting by Walt Disney( visu )
14 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and German and held by 2,131 libraries worldwide
Young Winnie Foster, stifled by the formality of her proper life and her domineering mother, escapes into the woods only to get lost. Her magical summer begins when she meets Jesse Tuck. Jesse is full of life and adventure and Winnie falls in love. The Tuck family has a powerful secret-- a spring that holds the magic of everlasting life. Now Winnie must choose whether she wants to live life as she knows it or drink from the spring
The good shepherd by Robert De Niro( visu )
16 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 2,015 libraries worldwide
An American intelligence officer's youthful idealism is slowly eroded by his growing suspicion of the people around him
The village by M. Night Shyamalan( visu )
25 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 1,965 libraries worldwide
In a quiet, isolated village in olde Pennsylvania, there lies a pact between the people of the village and the creatures who reside in the surrounding woods. The townspeople do not enter the woods, and the creatures do not enter the village. The pact stays in tact for many years, that is until the headstrong Lucius Hunt seeks medical supplies from neighboring towns beyond the woods. Animal carcasses begin to appear around the village, causing the elders to fear for the safety of the village, the sanctity of the pact, and so much more
A history of violence by David Cronenberg( visu )
41 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,959 libraries worldwide
Tom is a loving, well-respected family man from a small Indiana town. When two criminals show up at his diner, Tom is forced to take action and thwart the robbery attempt. Suddenly heralded as a local hero who took the courage to stand up to crime, people look up to Tom as a man of high moral regard. But all the media attention attracts the likes of the mob, who show up at Tom's doorstep. Is it a case of mistaken identity or does Tom have a history that no one knows about?
Broadcast news by James L Brooks( visu )
58 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 1,795 libraries worldwide
Tom Grunick is the perfect modern anchorman, with charm and good looks but no background for the job. Jane Craig, the brilliant producer, has the job of trying to make Tom look like a newsman. Then there is Aaron Altman, a dedicated reporter, utterly devoid of on-camera charisma, and jealous of Tom's success - with the public and Jane
Vantage point by Sigourney Weaver( visu )
18 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,747 libraries worldwide
U.S. president Ashton is in Salamanca, Spain to announce plans for a major global summit on terrorism. As he stands behind the podium in front of a loudly cheering crowd, he is shot twice. This is followed minutes later by a small explosion and then a massive blast. Secret Service agents Barnes, Taylor, and Holden immediately jump into action, trying to find the terrorists responsible amid all the chaos. First, the events are seen through the eyes of television news producer Rex Brooks. Then, the assassination attempt is replayed from seven different points of view. Each perspective reveals a few more clues
Body heat by Lawrence Kasdan( visu )
62 editions published between 1981 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 1,706 libraries worldwide
A likable, unambitious lawyer and his siren-like lover plot to kill her wealthy husband
The host by Andrew Niccol( visu )
29 editions published in 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,638 libraries worldwide
When an unseen enemy threatens mankind by taking over humans' bodies and erasing their minds, a young woman risks everything to protect the people she cares about most
Lost in space by Stephen Hopkins( visu )
52 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,503 libraries worldwide
The Robinson family was going into space to fight for a chance for humanity; now they are fighting to live long enough to find a way home
Kiss of the spider woman by Hector Babenco( visu )
89 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,486 libraries worldwide
Luis, a homosexual, and Valentin, a political prisoner are mismatched cell mates in a South American prison. To escape reality Luis invents romantic movies, while Valentin tries to keep his mind on the situation he's in. Eventually, the two men come to understand and respect one another
Dark city by Alex Proyas( visu )
55 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,411 libraries worldwide
When John Murdoch wakes with no memory at the scene of a grisly murder, he soon finds himself hunted by the police, a woman claiming to be his wife, and a mysterious group of pale men
Changing lanes by Roger Michell( visu )
9 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,398 libraries worldwide
A minor traffic accident turns two perfect strangers into vicious adversaries waging an all-out war of personal destruction
Mr. Brooks by Bruce A Evans( visu )
18 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,291 libraries worldwide
Mr. Brooks is a successful businessman, a generous philanthropist, a loving father, and a devoted husband. He is seemingly perfect, but he has a secret. He is also the notorious Thumbprint Killer, and no one has ever suspected it until now
 
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Alternative Names
Vilijam Hert
William Hurt acteur américain
William Hurt Amerikaans filmacteur
William Hurt amerikansk skådespelare
William Hurt amerykański aktor
William Hurt attore statunitense
William Hurt US-amerikanischer Schauspieler
William HURT usona aktoro
William Hurt yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä
Вилијам Херт
Вільям Герт
Уильям Хёрт
Уилям Хърт
Уільям Хёрт
Хёрт, Уильям
ויליאם הרט
وليام هيرت
ويليام هورت
ویلیام هرت بازیگر آمریکایی
විලියම් හර්ට්
วิลเลียม เฮิร์ต
უილიამ ჰარტი
윌리엄 허트
ウィリアム・ハート
威廉·赫特
Languages
English (619)
German (56)
Spanish (54)
French (50)
Italian (15)
Multiple languages (15)
Catalan (4)
Turkish (3)
Chinese (2)
Portuguese (1)
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