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Broadbent, Jim

Overview
Works: 399 works in 1,458 publications in 7 languages and 67,009 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  History  Fiction  Humor  Biography  Film and video adaptations  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, Other, Commentator, Singer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Jim Broadbent
Publications by Jim Broadbent
Most widely held works by Jim Broadbent
The chronicles of Narnia by C. S Lewis( visu )
19 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 3,875 libraries worldwide
Peter, Susan, Edmund, and Lucy decide to play hide-and-seek, and during the game Lucy discovers a mysterious wardrobe. She tucks herself inside and backs to the rear of the cabinet, there she finds herself in an entirely different world. The place is called Narnia, and it's been locked in winter for over 100 years by someone known as "The White Witch."
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince by David Yates( visu )
41 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and Korean and held by 3,791 libraries worldwide
Emboldened by the return of Lord Voldemort, the Death Eaters are wreaking havoc in both the Muggle and wizarding worlds. Hogwarts, once thought to be a safe haven, may no longer be safe. Harry suspects that new dangers may lie within the castle, but Dumbledore is more intent upon preparing him for the final battle that he knows is fast approaching. Harry will have to help him uncover a vital key to unlocking Voldemort's defenses, a critical piece of information known only to Horace Slughorn, Hogwarts' former Potions Professor. Dumbledore manipulates his old colleague into returning to his previous post with promises of more money, a bigger office and the chance to teach the famous Harry Potter
Moulin Rouge! by Baz Luhrmann( visu )
55 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 3,554 libraries worldwide
Christian (McGregor), an idealistic and impoverished young writer who, newly arrived in Montmartre, is haphazardly inducted into a circle of young bohemians led by Toulouse-Lautrec. A comedy of mistaken identities ensues, quickly enmeshing the young poet in a love triangle involving the unobtainable and consumptive Satine (Kidman), queen courtesan of the Moulin Rouge, and the foppish Duke of Roxbury, his villainous rival for her affections
Indiana Jones and the kingdom of the crystal skull by Steven Spielberg( visu )
20 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 2,727 libraries worldwide
Famed archaeologist/adventurer Dr. Henry "Indiana" Jones is called back into action when he becomes entangled in a Soviet plot to uncover the secret behind mysterious artifacts known as the crystal skulls
Bridget Jones's diary by Helen Fielding( visu )
30 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 2,627 libraries worldwide
In her mid-thirties, still single and still being set up with dates by her mom, Bridget decides she needs to make a change in her life. She falls for her boss who uses her and then dumps her. In the meantime, Bridget keeps running into the divorced guy her mom tried to set her up with, and he happens to be ex-friends with her boss. She uses her diary as a confessional and she begins to wonder if she will ever find true love
Gangs of New York by Martin Scorsese( visu )
34 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and Chinese and held by 2,578 libraries worldwide
In 1846, waves of Irish immigrants poured into the New York neighborhood of Five Points. "Billy the Butcher" bands his fellow "Native Americans" into a gang to take on the Irish gang "The Dead Rabbits," organized by Priest Vallon. After a bloody clash Vallon is dead and his son ends up in a brutal reform school. In 1862, that boy returns to seek vengeance against the man that killed his father
The iron lady by Meryl Streep( visu )
28 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and Italian and held by 2,570 libraries worldwide
A surprising and intimate portrait of Margaret Thatcher, the first and only female Prime Minister of the United Kingdom. One of the 20th century's most famous and influential women, Thatcher came from nowhere to smash through barriers of gender and class to be heard in a male-dominated world
Robots by Chris Wedge( visu )
15 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 2,440 libraries worldwide
With the help of his misfit mechanical friends, a small town robot named Rodney embarks on the adventure of a lifetime as he heads for the big city to pursue his dreams and ultimately proves that anyone can shine no matter what they're made of
Inkheart by Iain Softley( visu )
22 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 2,059 libraries worldwide
When Mo Folchart reads a story aloud, the characters leap off the page. Literally. And that's a problem. One night he brings out three characters from Inkheart, a story set in medieval times and filled with magical beings. Capricorn and Basta are two villains. Dustfinger is a fire-eater. Now, 10 years later Mo's daughter, Meggie, discovers the truth and it's up to her to escape Capricorn's evil grasp. Mo has been searching for a long lost book that will help so he can use his special powers to send the interlopers back to their world
The young Victoria by Jean-Marc Vallée( visu )
20 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and German and held by 2,058 libraries worldwide
Chronicles the life and times of Queen Victoria from her childhood to her early rise to power and the first turbulent years of her rule. Her romantic relationship and eventual marriage to Prince Albert culminates in a royal power struggle which ultimately is the key to her happiness when she comes to the realization that he is someone she can fully trust and believe in
Bridget Jones the edge of reason by Beeban Kidron( visu )
13 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 1,853 libraries worldwide
Not that Bridget is counting, but it's been six wonderful weeks, four fabulous days, and seven percious hours with one flawless boyfriend, Mark. But when mischievous and devilishly charming Daniel arrives on the scene claiming to be a reformed man, can Bridget find a way to make true love last forever?
Vanity fair by Mira Nair( visu )
29 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,814 libraries worldwide
Becky Sharp schemes and seduces her way up the social ladder--until love and romance threaten to get in the way!
The Borrowers by Peter Hewitt( visu )
23 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 1,797 libraries worldwide
The miniature Clock family has lived with the human Lenders for years, unbeknownst to the Lenders. The Clocks are in the habit of borrowing household items from the Lenders for their own home within the walls. When an evil, scheming lawyer tries to evict the Lenders, the Clocks try to stop him with ingenious devices
Cloud atlas by Tom Tykwer( visu )
24 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,735 libraries worldwide
An exploration of how the actions of individual lives impact one another in the past, present and future, as one soul is shaped from a killer into a hero, and an act of kindness ripples across centuries to inspire a revolution. The story is a time-shifting weave of six interlinking narratives, with diverse settings from the savagery of a Pacific Island in the 1850s to a dystopian Korea of the near future
Iris by Richard Eyre( visu )
56 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,670 libraries worldwide
Adapted from the memoirs of literary critic John Bayley, the film recounts his courtship of and long marriage to British novelist Iris Murdoch
Around the world in 80 days by Frank Coraci( visu )
10 editions published in 2004 in English and Chinese and held by 1,651 libraries worldwide
After being rejected by England's Royal Academy of Science, Phileas Fogg decides to prove his scientific worth by attempting to fly around the world in 80 days. The problems along the way make it one hilarious journey
Arthur Christmas ( visu )
21 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 1,628 libraries worldwide
On Christmas at the North Pole, Santa's youngest son looks to use his father's high-tech operation for an urgent mission
Vera Drake by Mike Leigh( visu )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 1,373 libraries worldwide
Abortionist Vera Drake finds her beliefs and practices clash with the mores of 1950s Britain
Topsy-turvy by Mike Leigh( visu )
50 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,305 libraries worldwide
Tensions abound and the music swells in the story about the famous musical team of Gilbert and Sullivan. The two men who were extremely different in size and stature were even more different in temperament and style. Yet, they still managed to create memorable theater. This is the story of the making of one of their most famous collaborations, The Mikado
Richard III by Richard Loncraine( visu )
42 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,284 libraries worldwide
In 1930's Britain, in the wake of a bloody civil war, the younger brother of the new King sets in motion a monstrous scheme to claim the throne for himself. Updated version of Shakespeare's tale
 
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English (507)
French (15)
Spanish (14)
German (13)
Italian (5)
Chinese (2)
Korean (1)
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