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Penn, Sean 1960-

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Into the Wild by Sean Penn( visu )
101 editions published between 2006 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 3,198 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
Milk by Gus Van Sant( visu )
70 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 3,004 libraries worldwide
Harvey Milk is a middle-aged New Yorker who, after moving to San Francisco, becomes a Gay Rights activist and city politician. On his third attempt, he is elected to San Francisco's Board of Supervisors in 1977, the first openly-gay man to be elected to public office in the United States. The following year, both he and the city's mayor, George Moscone, are shot to death by former city supervisor, Dan White, who blames his former colleagues for denying White's attempt to rescind his resignation from the board. Based on the true story of Harvey Milk
Dead man walking by Tim Robbins( visu )
138 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 2,634 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of convicted killer Matthew Poncelet and Sister Helen Prejean, his spiritual advisor. The journey they undertake in search of the truth is powerful and profound
The tree of life by Terrence Malick( visu )
83 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 2,276 libraries worldwide
The impressionistic story of a Texas family in the 1950's that follows the life journey of the eldest son, Jack, through the innocence of childhood to his disillusioned adult years as he tries to reconcile a complicated relationship with his father. Jack finds himself a lost soul in the modern world, seeking answers to the origins and meaning of life while questioning the existence of faith. Bonus features included
I am Sam by Avery Pix (Firm)( visu )
75 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,243 libraries worldwide
Sam Dawson has the mental capacity of a 7-year-old. He works at a Starbucks, is obsessed with the Beatles and has a daughter with a homeless woman who abandons them. As the daughter reaches age 7, Sam's limitations start to become a problem. When the authorities take his daughter away, Sam shames a high-priced lawyer into taking his case pro bono. In the process, he teaches her a great deal about love, and whether it's really all you need
The interpreter by Karen Holmes( visu )
54 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,232 libraries worldwide
"In one of the hidden corridors of power at United Nations headquarters, translator Silvia Broome (Kidman) overhears a potentially explosive secret about a planned assassination attempt. But when federal agent Tobin Keller (Penn) investigates her claim and digs deeper into Silvia's dangerous past, he begins to question whether she is a victim - or a suspect"--Container
Persepolis by Marjane Satrapi( visu )
17 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in French and English and held by 2,159 libraries worldwide
In 1970s Iran, Marjane "Marji" Satrapi watches events through her young eyes and her idealistic family. Their long dream is realized when the hated Shah is defeated in the Iranian Revolution of 1979. Now ruled by Islamic fundamentalists, Marji grows up to witness first hand how the new Iran has become a repressive tyranny on its own. With Marji dangerously refusing to remain silent at this injustice, her parents send her abroad to Vienna to study. This change proves an equally difficult trial for Marji as she finds herself in a different culture loaded with abrasive characters and profound disappointments that deeply trouble her. Even when she returns home, Marji finds that both she and her homeland have changed too much and the young woman and her loving family must decide where she truly belongs
The secret life of Walter Mitty by Ben Stiller( visu )
20 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,058 libraries worldwide
Watch the classic story by James Thurber, about a daydreamer who escapes his anonymous life by disappearing into a world of fantasies filled with heroism, romance, and action. When his job along with that of his co-worker are threatened, Walter takes action in the real world embarking on a global journey that turns into an adventure more extraordinary than anything he could have ever imagined
When the Levees Broke : a Requiem in Four Acts by Spike Lee( visu )
7 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,984 libraries worldwide
The world watched in horror as Hurricane Katrina hit New Orleans on August 29, 2005. Many were shocked, not only by the scale of the disaster, but the slow, inept and disorganized response of the emergency and recovery efforts. Structured into four acts, each dealing with a different aspect of the events that preceded and followed Katrina's catastrophic passage through New Orleans. Tells the heartbreaking personal stories of those who endured this harrowing ordeal and survived to tell the tale
Fast times at Ridgemont High by Amy Heckerling( visu )
57 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in English and held by 1,981 libraries worldwide
A comedy that chronicles the trials and tribulations of several high school students. Includes a commentary with director Amy Heckerling and screenwriter Cameron Crowe, music highlights, and much more
Gangster squad by Ruben Fleischer( visu )
53 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,735 libraries worldwide
Als in de jaren veertig van de 20e eeuw gangsterbaas Mickey Cohen de stad Los Angeles in z'n greep heeft, durft niemand het aan deze charismatische en meedogenloze gangster dwars te zitten totdat de niet-corrupte politiebaas Parker de opdracht krijgt een speciaal team samen te stellen om Cohen en zijn aanhang uit te schakelen
21 grams by Alejandro González Iñárritu( visu )
103 editions published between 2003 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 1,721 libraries worldwide
Fate brought them together, now vengence will tear them apart. A violent car accident unexpectedly throws together the lives of a college professor, an ex-con and a young mother with a reckless past. The crossing of their paths takes them through the heights of love, the depths of revenge and the promise of redemption
The angry birds movie ( visu )
21 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,697 libraries worldwide
On an island populated entirely - or almost entirely - by happy, flightless birds, Red, a bird with a temper problem, speedy Chuck, and the volatile Bomb have always been outsiders. But when the island is visited by mysterious green piggies, it's up to these unlikely outcasts to figure out what the pigs are up to
Fair game by Doug Liman( visu )
43 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,579 libraries worldwide
In the run-up to the Iraq War, Valerie Plame, a supervisor of covert operations at the CIA, is assigned to determine if Saddam has nuclear weapons. In secret, she interviews scientists inside Iraq and suggests that her husband, a former diplomat, go to Niger to investigate a report from the Vice President's office that Iraq bought enriched uranium there. When the country goes to war, in part based on the President's claim that the sale took place, Plame's husband, Joe Wilson, writes in the New York Times that the report is false. The White House smears the couple to change the subject. Her career ruined, his credibility under attack, their marriage starts to crack. Can they find trust and fight back?
The Game by David Fincher( visu )
96 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 1,311 libraries worldwide
"In this thriller, Nicholas Van Orton, a shrewd and successful businessman who is always in control, has been enrolled by his brother in "The Game"--"a profound life experience" with no rules, which begins quietly but soon erupts in a confusing maze of devastating events. Terrorized by forces who seem intent on dismantling all that he has built, Van Orton has to win this deadly game or lose control of everything in his life."
Casualties of war by Brian De Palma( visu )
38 editions published between 1969 and 2015 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,246 libraries worldwide
Based on the true story of a squad of soldiers caught in the moral dilemma of wartime Vietnam ; and of how one soldier who witnesses a vile crime is forced to stand alone against his fellow soldiers. DVD
The thin red line ( visu )
18 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 516 libraries worldwide
In World War II, the outcome of the battle of Guadalcanal will strongly influence the Japanese's advance into the Pacific. The reasons for this war get further away as the world for the men gets smaller and smaller until their fighting is for mere survival and the life of the other men with them
Inside the actors studio by James Lipton( visu )
4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 132 libraries worldwide
James Lipton interviews four prominent actors
The thin red line by James Jones( Book )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Press kit includes 1 booklet, 4 full-size and 2 1/2-size photographs
Woody Allen : a documentary by Robert B Weide( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
This is the final part in this amazing documentary about Woody Allen. Iconic writer, director, actor, comedian and musician Woody Allen allows his life and creative process to be documented on-camera for the first time. With this unprecedented access, Emmy-winning, Oscar-nominated filmmaker Robert Weide follows the notoriously private film legend over a year and a half to create the ultimate film biography. Woody Allen: A Documentary chronicles the trajectory and longevity of Allen's career, from his work as a TV scribe, standup comedian and frequent TV talk show guest, to a writer-director averaging one film per year for more than 40 years
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Ioannes Penn
Penn, Justin Sean
Penn, Sean
Penn, Sean Justin 1960-
Sean Penn acteur américain
Sean Penn actor, escritor y director de cine estadounidense
Sean Penn aktor amerykański
Sean Penn Amerikaans filmacteur
Sean Penn Amerikaanse akteur, regisseur en aktivis
Sean Penn Amerikano nga aktor, mannurat iti senario, ken direktor ti pelikula
Sean Penn amerikansk skådespelare och filmregissör
Sean Penn pemeran laki-laki asal Amerika Serikat
Sean Penn regista e attore statunitense
Sean Penn US-amerikanesche Schauspiller
Sean Penn US-amerikanischer Schauspieler, Filmregisseur und Drehbuchautor
Sean Penn yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä, käsikirjoittaja ja ohjaaja
Sían Penn
Şon Penn
Šons Penns
Σον Πεν
Шон Джастин Пенн
Шон Пен
Шон Пен американски актьор
Шон Пенн американский актёр и кинорежиссёр
Шон Пенн американський актор і кінорежисер
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