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Thurman, Uma

Overview
Works: 397 works in 1,654 publications in 11 languages and 44,550 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Comedy films  Musical films  Fiction  Action and adventure films  Science fiction films  Interviews  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Other, Scenarist, Bibliographic antecedent, Author of screenplay, Artist, Singer, Interviewee, Contributor, Recording engineer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Uma Thurman
Publications by Uma Thurman
Most widely held works by Uma Thurman
Pulp fiction by Quentin Tarantino( visu )
184 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 3,977 libraries worldwide
The lives of two mob hit men, a boxer, a gangster's wife, and a pair of diner bandits intertwine in four tales of violence and redemption
Kill Bill by Quentin Tarantino( visu )
79 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 3,412 libraries worldwide
The Bride continues on her deadly pursuit of her former partners in the Deadly Viper Assassination Squad, who, in a furious assult, attempted to murder her and her unborn child on her wedding day. As the Bride faces off against allies-turned-nemeses Budd and Elle, she flashes back to the day of her deadly wedding. We learn how she was recruited and trained and about her relationship with Squad leader Bill
Gattaca by Andrew Niccol( visu )
66 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,410 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
Percy Jackson & the Olympians ( visu )
11 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 2,237 libraries worldwide
Percy Jackson is no ordinary teenager, he's the son of Poseidon and is accused of stealing Zeus' lightning bolt, the most powerful weapon ever created! With storm clouds brewing, Percy embarks on an incredible cross-country journey to prove his innocence, recover the bolt, and prevent a war among the gods that could destroy our world!
Les misérables by Victor Hugo( visu )
48 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,145 libraries worldwide
The story of Valjean, the ex-convict who rises against all odds from galley slave to mayor, and the fanatical police inspector who dedicates his life to recapturing Valjean
The producers by Susan Stroman( visu )
20 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,939 libraries worldwide
Max Bialystock was once the king of Broadway, but now he only seems to be able to produce flops. Things turn around for Max when he's visited by the neurotic accountant Leo Bloom, who proposes a scheme tailor-made for producers who can only make flops: raise far more money than you need, then make sure the show is despised. No one will be interested in it, so you can pocket the surplus. With this in mind, they decide to produce a musical called 'Springtime for Hitler' written by escaped Nazi Franz Liebken. Then they get the insanely flamboyant Roger De Bris to direct and hire the loopy Swedish bombsheel Ulla as the lead actress
Batman & Robin by Joel Schumacher( visu )
30 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,589 libraries worldwide
Batman, Robin, and Batgirl protect Gotham City against Mr. Freeze and Poison Ivy
Prime by Uma Thurman( visu )
21 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,415 libraries worldwide
Rafi is a recently divorced 37-year-old Manhattan career woman. She meets Dave, a talented 23-year-old painter from Brooklyn, and the two fall in love. Told from everyone's point-of-view, including friends, relatives, and Rafi's therapist, Lisa. Unbeknownst to Rafi, Lisa just so happens to be Dave's mother
The truth about cats & dogs by Uma Thurman( visu )
22 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 1,383 libraries worldwide
Abby, a savvy, witty veterinarian who hosts her own radio talk show, is anything but confident when it comes to love. A petite brunette, she describes herself as tall and blonde when Brian, a caller who is smitten with her radio persona, asks her on a date. She then talks her tall, blonde neighbor Noelle into assuming her identity, setting off an escalating series of hilarious and romantic crises
Be cool by F. Gary Gray( visu )
17 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and French and held by 1,352 libraries worldwide
Chili Palmer is tired of the producing movies after being forced to make a useless sequel. When a music producer friend is gunned down, he offers to help his widow run the business. Checking out a talented singer that his friend had been talking to him about puts Chili at odds with her sleazy music manager, his gay bodyguard, and his equally sleazy partner. The mismanagement of the music company also gets Chili threatened by members of the Russian mafia and a suburbian rap-mogul producer & his thugs. When it turns out that the widow had been the laundress for Aerosmith, she makes contact with Steven Tyler and gets their protege a duet with Tyler at an Aerosmith concert
Paycheck by John Woo( visu )
33 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,300 libraries worldwide
Jennings is the best reverse-engineer in the business. He is hired by his friend Rethrick to do a special job, with the promise of a multi-million dollar paycheck when successfully completed. When he is finished, all memory of what he had been working on is erased from his mind. That's when his problem really start to begin. He is hunted by the FBI for something he has no recollection of doing and has little time to work it out. Before his memory wipe, he sent himself 19 seemingly unconnected objects, to allow him to put the puzzle together and discover just what has gone on and what he has done
Playing for keeps ( visu )
12 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,209 libraries worldwide
After a former soccer star returns home, he tries to rebuild his relationships with his son and ex-wife by coaching his son's soccer team
Dangerous liaisons by Stephen Frears( visu )
15 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and French and held by 1,190 libraries worldwide
Two French members of nobility spend their time manipulating the loves of others
My super ex-girlfriend by Uma Thurman( visu )
17 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,072 libraries worldwide
When Matt Saunders meets Jenny Johnson, he believes he has found the perfect girl. However, he decides to break things off with her when she becomes too needy, controlling, and jealous. Jenny doesn't take the breakup very well and decides to get back at him by using her superpowers. It turns out that Jenny is really a superhero named G-Girl. Meanwhile, Matt and his co-worker, Hannah start to have a romance with each other which sends Jenny over the edge
The adventures of Baron Munchausen by Terry Gilliam( visu )
19 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 989 libraries worldwide
The amazing journeys of Baron von Munchausen, who sets sail in a hot air balloon in search of his old comrades-at-arms with the object of saving a European city from the superior forces of a Turkish sultan
Kaze no tani no Naushika Nausicaä of the valley of the wind ( visu )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in Japanese and held by 921 libraries worldwide
Nausicaä is the princess of a rural valley that lives at peace on the edge of a deadly fungal wasteland, until a ship carrying a weapon from a bygone industrial age crashes nearby. When warriors from a far country come to retrieve the artifact, their invasion draws Nausicaä and her people into a sprawling political conflict. Set 1,000 years after a global war that nearly destroyed all life on Earth
Sweet and lowdown by Woody Allen( visu )
27 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 898 libraries worldwide
In the 1930's, the fictional Emmet Ray ruled as the second greatest jazz guitarist in the world. But his reputation was eclipsed by his eccentric career moves, hilarious clashes with gangsters and stormy love affairs with two very different women
The golden bowl by James Ivory( visu )
19 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 772 libraries worldwide
Set in the early 1900's, Maggie is the daughter of American tycoon Adam Verver, who marries an impovished yet charming Italian aristrocrat, Prince Amerigo. Through a twist of fate, Adam marries the Prince's former lover, Charlotte. Maggie's suspicions deepen to a possible affair between the Prince and Charlotte, when Maggie makes the ill-fated purchase of a golden bowl. It becomes only a matter of time before Maggie unravels the truth from a world full of deception and lies
The Avengers ( visu )
12 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 765 libraries worldwide
On an island in the middle of London, an evil meteorologist has constructed a titanic structure that allows him to control the weather
The accidental husband by Griffin Dunne( visu )
7 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and German and held by 703 libraries worldwide
When New York's most practical-minded 'doctor of love' convinces one of her distraught callers to break off her engagement, the caller's unpredictable fiance decides to get revenge. Creating a fake marriage license, he 'accidentally' weds himself to the doctor, who is already engaged. A wildly unpredictable romance is set in motion that neither one expects to find
 
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Alternative Names
Karuna Thurman, Uma 1970-
Thurman, Uma Karuna.
Thurman, Uma Karuna 1970-
Thurmann, Uma
Thurmann, Uma 1970-
U 1970-
Languages
English (497)
German (58)
Spanish (43)
French (32)
Italian (8)
Multiple languages (7)
Japanese (3)
Chinese (2)
Russian (1)
Turkish (1)
Portuguese (1)
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