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Burwell, Carter

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Works: 502 works in 2,156 publications in 8 languages and 69,533 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  Action and adventure films  Historical films  Biographical films  Western films  Vampire films  Romance films 
Roles: Composer, Performer, Author, Conductor, Musician, Interviewee, Instrumentalist, Singer, Arranger, Scenarist, Contributor, Creator
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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The twilight saga : breaking dawn by Stephenie Meyer( visu )
12 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,574 libraries worldwide
"In the ... fourth installment of the Twilight Saga, a marriage, a honeymoon, and the birth of a child bring unforeseen and shocking developments for Bella ... and Edward ... and those they love, including new complications with young werewolf Jacob Black"--Container
The Blind Side by John Lee Hancock( visu )
29 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 3,211 libraries worldwide
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Fargo by Joel Coen( visu )
87 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,810 libraries worldwide
A Minnesota car salesman arranges to have his unsuspecting wife kidnapped in order to collect the ransom money from his rich father-in-law
Where the wild things are by Maurice Sendak( visu )
28 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,678 libraries worldwide
Max has an active imagination, who will throw a fit if others don't go along with what he wants. Following an incident with his sister Claire and her friends, Max throws a tantrum when his mother pays more attention to her boyfriend than to him - runs away from home. Wearing his wolf costume at the time, Max not only runs away physically, but runs toward a world in his imagination. This world, an ocean away, is inhabited by large wild beasts, including Carol who has the same temperament as Max. Instead of eating Max like they normally would with creatures of his type, the wild things befriend Max after he proclaims himself a king who can magically solve all their problems
The big Lebowski by Jeff Bridges( visu )
76 editions published between 1 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,506 libraries worldwide
Jeff 'The Dude' Lebowski doesn't want any complications in his life. He can't even be bothered with a job. But, in a case of mistaken identity, a couple of thugs break into his place and steal his rug. Now, The Dude must embark on a quest with his crazy bowling buddies to make things right and get that rug back. Their journey blends unforgettable characters, kidnapping, and White Russians
True Grit by Charles Portis( visu )
21 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,436 libraries worldwide
Following the murder of her father by hired hand Tom Chaney, 14-year-old farm girl Mattie Ross sets out to capture the killer. To aid her, she hires the toughest U.S. marshal she can find, a man with "true grit," Reuben J. "Rooster" Cogburn. Mattie insists on accompanying Cogburn, whose drinking, sloth, and generally reprobate character do not augment her faith in him. Against his wishes, she joins him in his trek into the Indian Nations in search of Chaney. They are joined by Texas Ranger LaBoeuf, who wants Chaney for his own purposes. The unlikely trio find danger and surprises on the journey, and each has his or her "grit" tested
Intolerable cruelty by Joel Coen( visu )
52 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 2,295 libraries worldwide
Miles Massey is a high-powered Los Angeles divorce lawyer nearing a midlife crisis. While representing his wealthy client Rex Rexroth, Miles meets his match in Rex's gold-digging wife, Marilyn. He's impressed by her similarly heartless ways of using marriage to fuel an expensive lifestyle, but Miles still manages to defeat her in court. With Marilyn looking to get her revenge and Miles finding himself attracted to her, the two engage in a ruthless romantic pursuit to out-swindle each other
A knight's tale by Tim Van Rellim( visu )
39 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 2,239 libraries worldwide
After his master dies, a peasant squire, fueled by his desire for food and glory, creates a new identity for himself as a knight
The rookie by Li qi( visu )
13 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 2,209 libraries worldwide
Film o trenerze baseballu z Teksasu, który podejmuje się doprowadzić miejscową drużynę do finału mistrzostw Ameryki
Adaptation by Spike Jonze( visu )
25 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 2,196 libraries worldwide
Blends fictional characters and situations with the lives of real people: obsessive orchid hunter John Laroche, "New Yorker" journalist Susan Orlean, Hollywood screenwriter Charlie Kaufman and his twin brother Donald. As Charlie struggles to adapt a best-selling book, he writes himself into the movie plot
Burn after reading by Joel Coen( visu )
38 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,974 libraries worldwide
Osbourne Cox is a CIA analyst who quits his job after being demoted. He decides to write a memoir about his life in the CIA. His wife, Katie, wants a divorce and, based on the advice of her divorce lawyer, she downloads many of his personal and financial files onto a disc. Katie's lover is Treasury agent Harry Pfarrer. The disc eventually finds its way to Hardbodies, a workout gym. An employee of the gym, Chad Feldheimer obtains the disc and ascertains that it contains classified government information. Along with his fellow employee, Linda Litzke, he intends to use the disc to blackmail Osbourne. When blackmailing him fails, Linda decides to take the information to the Russian embassy. At the embassy, she hands the disc over to the Russians, promising that she will give them more information. Linda and Chad don't have any more information, so they decide to break into Cox's house. This brings about a series of events that no one foresees
Kinsey by Bill Condon( visu )
25 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,709 libraries worldwide
Kinsey is a portrait of a man driven to uncover the most private secrets of the nation, and journey into the mystery of human behavior. His 1948 book Sexual Behavior in the Human Male irrevocably changed American culture and created a media sensation
A Serious Man by Joel Coen( visu )
21 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,650 libraries worldwide
1967. Larry, prof dans une université du Midwest, apprend que sa femme Judith le quitte. Arthur, son frère, est incapable de travailler et dort sur le canapé. Danny, son fils, a des problèmes de discipline à l'école, et sa fille Sarah pioche en cachette dans son portefeuille... Il décide de consulter 3 rabbins pour affronter tous ses problèmes... (Jaquette)
The ladykillers by Alexander Mackendrick( visu )
18 editions published in 2004 in 4 languages and held by 1,607 libraries worldwide
A man pretends to be a member of a medieval music ensemble, which needs to use the basement of the house where he rents a room to practice, but what they're really doing is masterminding the robbery of a riverboat casino
The Alamo by John Wayne( visu )
6 editions published in 2004 in English and German and held by 1,510 libraries worldwide
Retells the story of the historic 1836 battle in the Texan War of Independence. Facing 4,000 Mexican troops, 186 Texan soldiers and volunteers - including William Travis, Davy Crockett, and Jim Bowie - retreat within the walls of the Alamo, a Franciscan mission that was converted into a military fort. Once inside, the men prepare themselves for what will be a bloody battle to the death. U.S. General Sam Houston leads the charge from the outside. The Texans held the fort for 13 days under siege by General Santa Anna
The man who wasn't there by Joel Coen( visu )
38 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,412 libraries worldwide
In a sleepy Northern California town in the 1940s, Ed Crane, a humble barber, suspects that his wife Doris is having an affair with her boss. When a stranger comes into town hinting that there is a fortune to be made in investing in the new invention of dry cleaning, Ed hatches a blackmail scheme he hopes will make him rich and get him some revenge at the same time. His plan goes horribly awry when he accidentally commits a murder for which Doris is blamed, landing her in jail, and Ed at the mercy of big-city lawyer Freddy Riedenschneider
Three kings by David O Russell( visu )
18 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,354 libraries worldwide
The Gulf War has just ended and amidst the partying and confusion, four American soldiers, determined to take home more than sand fleas, go off into the Iraqi desert to embark on a treasure hunt for a cache of millions in stolen Kuwaiti bullion. They are plunged into the heart of a democratic uprising that spins the day and their lives out of control
Miller's Crossing by Joel Coen( visu )
27 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,296 libraries worldwide
During prohibition two gangland bosses struggle for control over a city, with one of the boss's lieutenants caught in the middle
Before night falls by Julian Schnabel( visu )
38 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,209 libraries worldwide
"Victimized by a government that banned his books and jailed him for a crime he didn't commit, [poet] Reinaldo [Arenas] endured unspeakable persecution in a courageous stand against censorship and oppression. Without a country, but not without integrity, he fled to America where he continued to fight for personal expression and produced a stirring body of work."--Container
Seven psychopaths by Martin McDonagh( visu )
16 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,159 libraries worldwide
Irish filmmaker Martin McDonagh writes and directs this crime caper. Colin Farrell leads the cast as Marty, a struggling screenwriter who finds himself entangled with the least desirable elements of the Los Angeles criminal underworld after his best friend Billy Bickle (Sam Rockwell) carries out an ill-fated dognapping scheme, stealing a Shih Tzu belonging to sadistic criminal kingpin Charlie Costello (Woody Harrelson). Christopher Walken, Tom Waits and Abbie Cornish co-star
 
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Burwell, Carter Benedict 1955-
Carter Burwell acteur américain
Carter Burwell Amerikaans acteur
Carter Burwell amerikansk komponist og skodespelar
Carter Burwell amerikansk komponist og skuespiller
Carter Burwell amerikansk kompositör och skådespelare
Carter Burwell compositore e musicista statunitense
Carter Burwell US-amerikanischer Schauspieler, Musiker, Dirigent und Orchestrator
Картер Бёруэлл
Քարտետ Բերուել
קרטר בורוול
كارتر بورول
کارتر بورول بازیگر و آهنگساز آمریکایی
კარტერ ბერველი
카터 버웰
カーター・バーウェル
Languages
English (413)
French (61)
Spanish (58)
German (56)
Multiple languages (15)
Italian (9)
Turkish (2)
Dutch (1)
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