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Hawke, Ethan 1970-

Works: 440 works in 2,569 publications in 15 languages and 67,246 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Horror films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Science fiction films  Western films  Romance films  Film remakes  Coming-of-age films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Author of screenplay, Narrator, Performer, Scenarist, fmd, Director, Interviewee, Other, Singer, Film editor, Contributor, Recording engineer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Dead Poets Society by Peter Weir( visu )
92 editions published between 1988 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 3,718 libraries worldwide
Robin Williams portrays English professor John Keating, who, in an age of crew cuts, sport coats and cheerless conformity, inspires his students to live life to the fullest, exclaiming "Carpe Diem, lads! Seize the day. Make your lives extraordinary!" The charismatic teacher's emotionally charged challenge is met by his students with irrepressible enthusiasm-- changing their lives forever
Boyhood by Richard Linklater( visu )
74 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 3,227 libraries worldwide
A story of growing up as seen through the eyes of a boy named Mason, who ages from six to eighteen years old on screen. The film was shot intermittently over a twelve-year period from May 2002 to October 2013, showing the growth of Mason and his older sister, Samantha, to adulthood
Gattaca by Andrew Niccol( visu )
142 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 2,822 libraries worldwide
Story about an all-too-human man who dares to defy a system obsessed with genetic perfection. Vincent is an "In-Valid," who assumes the identity of a member of the genetic elite to pursue his goal of traveling into space with the Gattaca Aerospace Corporation. However, a week before his mission, a murder marks Vincent as a suspect. With a relentless investigator in pursuit and the colleague he has fallen in love with beginning to suspect his deception, Vincent's dreams steadily unravel
Training day by Antoine Fuqua( visu )
85 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 2,514 libraries worldwide
Jake Hoyt, a fresh-faced rookie in the Los Angeles Police Department, gets a chance to join the elite narcotics squad headed up by 13-year veteran Detective Sergeant Alonzo Harris. Jake is to prove himself during a one-day ride-along. As the day wears on, it becomes increasingly clear that Detective Harris has blurred the line between right and wrong to an alarming degree, enforcing his own code of ethics and street justice. Eventually, Hoyt begins to suspect that he is, rather than having the opportunity to join the squad, being set up to take the fall
The Magnificent Seven by John Sturges( visu )
32 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and Multiple languages and held by 2,081 libraries worldwide
The town of Rose Creek is under the deadly control of Bartholomew Bogue, the townspeople are desperate for protection. They find protection in seven outlaws. These seven mercenaries find themselves fighting for more than money
Before Sunset by Richard Linklater( visu )
57 editions published between 2003 and 2017 in 11 languages and held by 1,779 libraries worldwide
Two strangers met by chance, spent a night together in Vienna, and parted before sunrise. Nine years later, Jesse has written a book about the encounter. During his accelerated European book tour, he meets up with Celine in Paris. Before Jesse's flight home, he joins Celine for a picturesque walk around the city and they have an intimate conversation, ending at Celine's apartment. Will they get the chance to fall in love all over again?
Before midnight by Richard Linklater( visu )
53 editions published between 2013 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,774 libraries worldwide
Jesse and Celine first met in their twenties, as seen in Before Sunrise, reunited in their thirties in Before Sunset and, now they face the past, present and future, family, romance and love. Now on a writer's retreat in Greece, the couple looks for a night of passion, but instead their idyllic night turns into a test of their relationship and a discussion of what the future holds for them
White Fang by Jack London( visu )
38 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,752 libraries worldwide
A young man tries to fulfill his father's dying wish to find gold in the treacherous Yukon valley. His incredible journey begins when he meets a veteran gold miner who guides young Jack to his father's claim. Along the way, Jack discovers a kindred spirit who will change his life forever--a magnificent wolf-dog named White Fang. From the taming of a wolf, to the taming of the wild, he must find the courage to conquer his fears and become a man
Before sunrise by Richard Linklater( visu )
79 editions published between 1994 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 1,752 libraries worldwide
A young American man meets a beautiful French student on a train bound for Paris, falls in love and asks her to share his last night in Vienna
Snow falling on cedars by David Guterson( visu )
51 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,719 libraries worldwide
A murder trial has upset the quiet community of San Piedro, and now this tranquil village has become the center of controversy. For a local reporter the trial strikes home when he finds his ex-lover is linked to the case
Fast food nation by Richard Linklater( visu )
20 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,512 libraries worldwide
An ensemble drama examining the health issues and social consequences of America's love affair with fast food
Hamlet by William Shakespeare( visu )
51 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,500 libraries worldwide
A contemporary adaptation of Shakespeare's epic story of passion, betrayal and revenge. The president of the Denmark Corporation is dead, and already his wife is remarried to the man suspected of his murder. No one is more troubled by this than her son, Hamlet. Now, after this hostile takeover, trust is impossible, passion is on the rise and vengeance is in the air
Slaughterhouse-five by Kurt Vonnegut( Sound Recording )
35 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 1,380 libraries worldwide
When an American is captured by German soldiers during World War II, he becomes unstuck in time and jumps into different parts of his life, including when he was captured by aliens and put in their zoo, his marriage, and even his own death
Before the devil knows you're dead by Sidney Lumet( visu )
39 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,333 libraries worldwide
A stock broker, who is having financial troubles and in need of extra cash, and his younger brother conspire to pull off the perfect, victimless crime. No guns, no violence, no problem. The only problem is that the owners of the jewelry store are their own parents. But when an accomplice ignores the rules and crosses the line, his actions trigger a series of events in which no one is left unscathed
The Purge by Ethan Hawke( visu )
29 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,307 libraries worldwide
In an America wracked by crime and overcrowded prisons, the government has sanctioned an annual 12-hour period in which any and all criminal activity, including murder, becomes legal. On this night plagued by violence and an epidemic of crime, one family wrestles with the decision of who they will become when a stranger comes
Valerian and the city of a thousand planets by Dane DeHaan( visu )
9 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 1,291 libraries worldwide
"An expansive, expensive adventure whose creativity outweights its more uneven elements."--Variety
Daybreakers by Michael Spierig( visu )
34 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,256 libraries worldwide
In the year 2019, an unknown plague has transformed the world's population into vampires. As the human population nears extinction, so does the blood supply. Now the vampires must find a blood substitute before time runs out. Researcher Edward Dalton and a clandestine group of vampires have made a remarkable discovery, one which has the power to save the human race
Sinister by Ethan Hawke( visu )
37 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,199 libraries worldwide
Ten years ago, true crime writer Ellison Oswald made his reputation with a best-selling account of a notorious murder. Now, desperate to replicate the success of his first book, he moves his family into a home where the previous occupants were brutally executed and a child disappeared, hoping to find inspiration in the crime scene. In the home, Ellison discovers a cache of terrifying home movies, unwittingly opening the door into a nightmarish mystery
Great Expectations by Charles Dickens( visu )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
This program covers the following topics: the birth of the intellectual; Zola and Proust; the Great War; pacifism and surrealism; the Bolshevik Revolution; the new religion of communism; André Malraux; and the growing signals of terror from Moscow, which go unheeded
Inside the Actors Studio ( visu )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
James Lipton hosts an evening of discussion with actor, writer and film director Ethan Hawke. Hawke discusses his upbringing as the son of young, student parents who separated when Hawke was three; his famly's frequent relocations; his mother Leslie and his stepfather Patrick Powers; doing his first play at the McCarter Theatre in Princeton, New Jersey; his first motion picture role, at age13, in Explorers (1985), and his feelings of jealousy and competiveness with his co-star River Phoenix; his education, and his decision to pursue his career as an actor. Hawke examines his roles in the motion pictures Dead poets society (1989), Dad (1989), A midnight clear (1992), Reality bites (1994), Gattaca (1997), on which he worked with Uma Thurman, who later became his wife; Great expectations (1998), Hamlet (2000), and Training day (2001), on which he worked with Denzel Washington. Hawke also speaks about his founding in 1991 of a Theater company called Malaparte; his writing of novels; his fatherhood; his approach to film acting; and his foray into direction with his 2001 film Chelsea walls. A brief question and answer session with Hawke and the Actors Studio master's degree students concludes the program
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Ethan Hawke acteur de cinéma et réalisateur, romancier
Ethan Hawke aktor amerykański
Ethan Hawke Amerikaans acteur
Ethan Hawke attore, scrittore e sceneggiatore statunitense
Ethan Hawke US-amerikanischer Schauspieler und Schriftsteller
Hawke, Ethan
Itan Hok
Ītans Hoks
Ήθαν Χοκ
Итан Хок
Итан Хоук
Итън Хоук
Ітан Гоук
Իթան Հոուք
אית'ן הוק
אית'ן הוק שחקן אמריקאי
إيثان هوك
ایتن هاک فیلمنامه‌نویس، بازیگر، نویسنده، و کارگردان آمریکایی
ایثن هاک
ইথান হক
อีธาน ฮอว์ก
ითან ჰოუკი
이선 호크
호크, 에단 1970-
ホーク, イーサン
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