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Nelson, Tim Blake

Overview
Works: 141 works in 585 publications in 8 languages and 40,427 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Science fiction films  Historical films  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  History  Filmed plays  Biographical films 
Roles: Actor, Director, Author of screenplay, Producer, Performer, Author, Narrator
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Tim Blake Nelson
Publications by Tim Blake Nelson
Most widely held works by Tim Blake Nelson
O brother, where art thou? by Joel Coen( visu )
83 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 3,542 libraries worldwide
Three escaped convicts from the 1920s are led on an odyssey through the Old South in search of loot stashed at one of their homes. The house is scheduled to be flooded out by a new dam, so time is of the essence
Holes by Walt Disney( visu )
17 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 3,389 libraries worldwide
Young Stanley Yelnats finds himself at Camp Green Lake, where digging a hole a day keeps the warden at bay and "builds character". An ancient family curse still dogs Stanley and he's thrown headlong into the adventure of his life. Stanley and his campmates will have to forge fast friendships to unearth the mystery of what's really going on in the desert
Minority report by Steven Spielberg( visu )
19 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 3,132 libraries worldwide
Washington, D.C. has been murder-free thanks to astounding technology which identifies killers before they commit their crimes. But when the chief of the pre-crime unit is himself accused of a future murder, he has just 36 hours to discover who set him up
Lincoln by Steven Spielberg( visu )
10 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 2,767 libraries worldwide
A revealing drama that focuses on the 16th president's tumultuous final months in office. In a nation divided by war and the strong winds of change, Lincoln pursues a course of action designed to end the war, unite the country, and abolish slavery. With the moral courage and fierce determination to succeed, his choices during this critical moment will change the fate of generations to come
Syriana by Stephen Gaghan( visu )
12 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and French and held by 2,602 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
The Incredible Hulk by Louis Leterrier( visu )
22 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 2,162 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
Hoot by Wil Shriner( visu )
7 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,792 libraries worldwide
Roy Eberhardt is the only child in a family that is constantly relocating for his father's work. At 14, he's once again the new kid, this time in the tiny Florida beach town of Coconut Cove. Predictably, a bully nicknames him "Cowgirl" and proceeds to torture him. Unpredictably, a barefoot blonde boy who runs alongside the school bus every morning fascinates him. Tough-as-nails girl jock Beatrice befriends Roy, helps with the bully, and is revealed as the stepsister of the blonde boy, Mullet. The teens band together, fighting an improbable crusade to protect a group of endangered burrowing owls from being plowed under by a greedy pancake-house magnate. They aren't hindered at all by the hapless construction-site manager, the local Keystone Kop, or the dastardly Mayor
Scooby-Doo 2 monsters unleashed by Raja Gosnell( visu )
9 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,727 libraries worldwide
The reunited Mystery, Inc. team return to their hometown of Coolsville as hereos where the local criminology museum offers an exhibition of the many ghostly disguises used by villains they've subdued over the years. Their warm welcome is short lived when a mean-spirited reporter airs a series of stories calling the teams abilities into question. To make matters worse, a number of the weird creature costumes are coming to life and wrecking havoc on the people of Coolsville
The thin red line by Terrence Malick( visu )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 1,579 libraries worldwide
In World War II, the outcome of the battle of Guadalcanal will strongly influence the Japanese's advance into the Pacific. This is the story of Charlie Company's landing and battle experience there in 1942. The story concentrates on how the battle affects, and is effected by, Commanding officer Lt. Col. Gordon Tall, Captain James Staros, Sgt. Edward Welsh, and two privates, Witt and Bell. Charlie Company is attacking a seemingly impregnable position, and them men just face the terror and chaos of war
Big miracle by Ken Kwapis( visu )
5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,428 libraries worldwide
A family of whales trapped beneath the ice. One unforgettable rescue. Inspired by the ture story that captured the hearts of people across the world, this rescue adventure tells the amazing tale of a small town news reporter and an animal-loving volunteer who are joined by rival world superpowers to save a family of majestic gray whales trapped by rapidly forming ice in the Arctic Circle.--Container
The astronaut farmer by Michael Polish( visu )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 1,369 libraries worldwide
An astronaut-in-training has to leave NASA (to save the family farm) but just can't give up on his dream of shooting into space, even if he has to do it all by himself. And that will of course get everyone up in arms, from his wife to his banker to the town gossips to the media and the Department of Homeland Security
"O" ( visu )
59 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,320 libraries worldwide
A modern-day version of Shakespeare's classic "Othello". "O" is the school's best basketball player and an NBA hopeful. He is adored by all including his coach and a beautiful classmate. "O" has a troubled friend--the coach's son--who is deeply resentful of his father's preference to "O" on and off the court. The seeds of mistrust are sown and it sets into motion a disturbing chain of events
Kill the messenger by Michael Cuesta( visu )
10 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 1,093 libraries worldwide
Webb stumbles onto a story which leads to the shady origins of the men who started the crack epidemic on the nation's streets, and further alleges that the CIA was aware of major dealers who were smuggling cocaine into the U.S., and using the profits to arm rebels fighting in Nicaragua. Despite warnings from drug kingpins and CIA operatives to stop his investigation, Webb keeps digging to uncover a conspiracy with explosive implications
Hamlet by William Shakespeare( visu )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 1,091 libraries worldwide
The classic version of Shakespeare's Hamlet, the towering tragedy of the Danish prince who feigns madness to trap his father's murderer
The good girl by Miguel Arteta( visu )
13 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 1,064 libraries worldwide
Thirty-year old Justine longs for a life more fulfilling than the one she leads with her boring husband and dead-end job. But when a passionate young co-worker catches her eye and steals her heart, Justine's good girl existence takes a turn for the worse
Fantastic 4 ( visu )
6 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 1,031 libraries worldwide
A contemporary re-imagining of Marvel's original and longest-running superhero team, centers on four young outsiders who teleport to an alternate and dangerous universe, which alters their physical form in shocking ways. Their lives irrevocably upended, the team must learn to harness their daunting new abilities and work together to save Earth from a former friend turned enemy
American violet by Tim Disney( visu )
5 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 809 libraries worldwide
This film is based on a true story. Dee Roberts is a young black woman raising four daughters with the help of her mother in an all-black housing project. In 2000, Dee is one of many residents swept up in an aggressive raid by the police drug task force of their small Texas town. Dee's so innocent that she believes, at first, that she's been arrested because of her parking tickets. Once in the grip of the legal system, Dee faces a difficult choice: free herself by accepting 10 years' probation on a plea bargain, or allow the case to go to court, which could have much costlier consequences. Backed by an ACLU lawyer and a local attorney known for his integrity and connections, Dee attempts to prove that the drug charges are not just false, but racially motivated
Warm springs by Joseph Sargent( visu )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 787 libraries worldwide
The inspiring true story about Franklin Roosevelt, left a paraplegic from polio at 39 years of age, who seeks out a miracle cure in the backwoods of Georgia
As I lay dying by James Franco( visu )
16 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 688 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of the death of Addie Bundren and her family's mission to honor her desire to be buried in the nearby town of Jefferson, Mississippi
The grey zone by Tim Blake Nelson( visu )
36 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 650 libraries worldwide
"Chronicles a unit of Auschwitz [II]'s Sonderkommando, a special squad of Jewish prisoners, who staged the only armed revolt that would ever take place at Auschwitz"--Container
 
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Alternative Names
Blake Nelson, Tim
Blake Nelson, Tim 1965-
Nelson, Tim B. 1965-
Tim Blake Nelson acteur et cinéaste américain
Tim Blake Nelson aktor amerykański
Tim Blake Nelson americký herec, scenárista a režisér
Tim Blake Nelson Amerikaans acteur
Tim Blake Nelson amerikansk skådespelare, manusförfattare och regissör
Tim Blake Nelson attore e regista statunitense
Tim Blake Nelson US-amerikanischer Schauspieler, Filmregisseur, Drehbuchautor, Filmproduzent und Cutter
Тим Блейк Нельсон
טים בלייק נלסון
تیم بلیک نلسون
ტიმ ბლეიკ ნელსონი
팀 블레이크 넬슨
ティム・ブレイク・ネルソン
提姆·布雷克-尼爾森
Languages
English (270)
German (22)
Spanish (20)
French (13)
Multiple languages (6)
Italian (3)
Arabic (2)
Danish (1)
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