skip to content

Hurt, William

Overview
Works: 632 works in 2,483 publications in 9 languages and 74,906 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  History  Historical films  Fantasy films  Biographical films  Juvenile works 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Host, Author, Contributor, Printer, Costume designer, Scenarist, Speaker, Creator, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Key
Publications about William Hurt
Publications by William Hurt
Most widely held works by William Hurt
Into the Wild by Sean Penn( visu )
53 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,867 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 )
25 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,702 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 )
37 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and German and held by 2,543 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 )
46 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,259 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 re-evaluate his or her life and re-establish their bonds
Robin Hood by Walt Disney( visu )
53 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 2,231 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 )
29 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 2,190 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
Tuck everlasting by Walt Disney Productions( visu )
14 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 2,140 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
Children of a lesser god by Paramount Pictures Corporation (1914-1927)( visu )
71 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,127 libraries worldwide
A love story about John Leeds, an idealistic special education teacher, and a headstrong deaf girl named Sarah. At first, Leeds sees Sarah as a teaching challenge. But soon their relationship blossoms into a love so passionate it shatters the barrier of silence that keeps them apart
The good shepherd by Robert De Niro( visu )
13 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and Italian and held by 2,014 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 )
26 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 2,004 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 intact 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 4 languages and held by 1,970 libraries worldwide
Likable family man and smalltown diner owner Tom Stall is living his life, minding his own business. Then an act of heroism puts him in the media spotlight. Certain people take notice - Made men from Philly who are dead sure that Stall is the ex-mob assassin they want to find and kill. There may be a real case of mistaken identity, but then again, Tom may actually be a stone-cold killer
Broadcast news by James L Brooks( visu )
52 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,796 libraries worldwide
Romantic triangle set in the world of television news. Tom Grunick is the perfect modern anchorman. He's got the smooth charm and handsome good looks that America loves. Jane Craig is the brilliant hot-shot producer, committed to fighting the trend toward flashy, style-over-substance "personality" news, whose job it now is to make Tom look like a newsman. Aaron Altman is the dedicated reporter, utterly devoid of on-camera charisma, who's jealous and resentful of Tom's instant success both on camera with the public and off camera with Jane
Vantage point by Sigourney Weaver( visu )
17 editions published in 2008 in 5 languages and held by 1,781 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
Captain America : civil war by Anthony Russo( visu )
6 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,780 libraries worldwide
After another incident involving the Avengers results in collateral damage, political pressure mounts to install a system of accountability, headed by a governing body to oversee and direct the team. The new status quo fractures the Avengers, resulting in two camps, one led by Steve Rogers and his desire for the Avengers to remain free to defend humanity without government interference, and the other following Tony Stark's surprising decision to support government oversight and accountability
Body heat by Lawrence Kasdan( visu )
59 editions published between 1981 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,688 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 1,658 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
Race ( visu )
7 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,534 libraries worldwide
Jesse Owens' quest to become the greatest track and field athlete in history launches him onto the world stage of the 1936 Olympics, where he faces off against Adolf Hitler's vision of Aryan supremacy
Lost in space by Stephen Hopkins( visu )
48 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,511 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
Dark city by Alex Proyas( visu )
57 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,430 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. Includes never-before-seen footage and commentary
Changing lanes by Roger Michell( visu )
11 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,415 libraries worldwide
A minor traffic accident turns two perfect strangers into vicious adversaries waging an all-out war of personal destruction
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Alternative Names
Vilijam Hert
William Hurt acteur américain
William Hurt ameerika näitleja
William Hurt Amerikaans filmacteur
William Hurt Amerikano nga aktor
William Hurt amerikansk skådespelare
William Hurt amerikāņu aktieris
William Hurt amerykański aktor
William Hurt attore statunitense
William Hurt US-amerikanischer Schauspieler
William HURT usona aktoro
William Hurt yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä
Γουίλιαμ Χερτ
Вилијам Херт
Вільям Герт
Уильям Хёрт
Уилям Хърт
Уільям Хёрт
Хёрт, Уильям
ויליאם הרט
ויליאם הרט שחקן אמריקאי
وليام هيرت
ويليام هورت
ويليام هورت ممثل أمريكي
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 (589)
German (33)
Spanish (26)
French (24)
Italian (14)
Multiple languages (7)
Catalan (3)
Chinese (2)
Turkish (1)
Covers
Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.