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Beck, Christophe 1972-

Overview
Works: 267 works in 803 publications in 4 languages and 54,729 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film and video adaptations  Football films  Film adaptations  Fiction  Comedy films  Fantasy films  Action and adventure films  Romantic comedy films  Juvenile works 
Roles: Composer, Performer, msd, Creator, Contributor, Scenarist, Director
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Christophe Beck
Publications by Christophe Beck
Most widely held works by Christophe Beck
Under the Tuscan sun by Audrey Wells( visu )
15 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 2,581 libraries worldwide
While on vacation, a just-divorced writer buys a villa in Tuscany on a whim, hoping it will be the start of a change for the better in her life. Along the way she finds that sometimes what seems like a mistake is really a blessing
Waiting for "Superman" ( visu )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 2,552 libraries worldwide
Provided is an engaging and inspiring look at public education in the United States. This documentary has helped launch a movement to achieve a real and lasting change through the compelling stories of five unforgettable students such as Emily, a Silicon Valley eighth-grader who is afraid of being labeled as unfit for college, and Francisco, a Bronx first-grader whose mom will do anything to give him a shot at a better life. Included are featurettes, and commentary
Cheaper by the dozen by Michael Barnathon( visu )
12 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 2,073 libraries worldwide
Tom and Kate Baker have made many sacrifices in their professional lives in order to raise their 12 children. When Tom is offered a job as a Division I college football coach, he moves the entire pack to a suburb in Chicago. This move shakes up the entire family, but when Kate's memoirs get published, she takes off on a book tour. The lack of parental guidance creates problems for all the Baker kids and chaos ensues
We are Marshall ( visu )
11 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 2,066 libraries worldwide
The inspiring story of how a small town in West Virginia, steeped in the rich tradition of college football, struggled to cope with a devastating loss and restore their community after one of the worst disasters in the history of American sports. On the evening of Saturday, November 14, 1970, a chartered jet carrying Marshall University's football team, coaches and fans, was on its way home from a hard-fought game in North Carolina. Less than a minute before its scheduled landing at Tri-State Airport, the plane crashed in the Appalachian Mountains, killing everyone aboard: 37 players, eight coaches and university staff, the flight crew, and 25 prominent Huntington citizens. They find hope and strength in the leadership of outsider Jack Lengyel, a young coach determined to rebuild Marshall's football program. Less than a year after the crash, on September 18, 1971, Marshall University was poised to stage one of the greatest comebacks in collegiate sports
Percy Jackson & the Olympians ( visu )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 2,060 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!
The hangover by Todd Phillips( visu )
23 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and German and held by 1,882 libraries worldwide
Doug Billings and Tracy Garner are about to get married. Two days before the wedding, Doug and his groomsmen hop into Tracy's father's Mercedes for a 24-hour stag party in Las Vegas. The morning after their arrival in Vegas, they awaken in their Caesars Palace hotel suite each with the worst hangover. No one remembers what happened in the past twelve or so hours. The suite is in shambles and Doug is missing. Phil, Stu and Alan try to find Doug using only what little pieces of information they have at hand and go on a journey of discovery. However, it's a race against time since they need to find Doug and get him back to Los Angeles in time for the wedding
The Muppets ( visu )
9 editions published in 2012 in English and German and held by 1,767 libraries worldwide
While on vacation in Los Angeles, Walter and his friends, Gary and Mary, try to raise ten million dollars to save the Muppet Theater from Tex Richman, a businessman who wants to demolish the theater in order to drill for oil
Crazy, stupid, love by John Requa( visu )
13 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and French and held by 1,749 libraries worldwide
A father's life unravels while he deals with a marital crisis and tries to manage his relationship with his children
A Cinderella story by Mark Rosman( visu )
8 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and German and held by 1,588 libraries worldwide
High school senior Sam lives at the beck and call of her self-obsessed step-mother Fiona and her wicked step-sisters. With her sights set on attending Princeton, Sam finds her less-than-sparkling social life wonderfully complicated when she meets her Prince Charming online. But when her cyber soul mate turns out to her high school's ultra-popular quarterback Austin, Sam makes a mad dash back to reality. Fearing rejection if her secret is revealed, Sam dodges Austin's efforts to discover the identity of his princess
Pitch perfect ( visu )
9 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,483 libraries worldwide
High school biology teacher Scott Voss is desperate to save the music program at his cash-strapped school. Learning that fighting in MMA matches provides a pretty nice payout, Voss decides to put his former collegiate wrestling skills to the test and climb into the octagon. Unfortunately, Voss has been out of college for about 20 years. Does he have what it takes to beat the best and earn the cash the school desperately needs?
Yours, mine & ours by Melville Shavelson( visu )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 1,479 libraries worldwide
When Coast Guard commander Frank Beardsley bumps into his old high school flame Helen North, sparks fly again, and the two quickly marry. Complications arrive when it comes time to merge their two families. Frank has 8 kids and Helen has 10 kids. With Frank looking to keep tight military control over the brood, and Helen preferring her loving, hippy-like ways of encouragement, the two struggle to maintain a family and home where the kids don't like each other and refuse to cooperate with any request for unity
The guilt trip ( visu )
4 editions published in 2013 in English and French and held by 1,409 libraries worldwide
The plan for a quick stop at Mom's takes a turn when an impulse compels Andy to invite his mother, Joyce, on a three-thousand mile cross-country journey. But the further they go, the closer they get, and Andy realizes that they have more in common than he ever imagined
Burlesque by Cher( visu )
7 editions published in 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,331 libraries worldwide
Ali is a small-town girl with a big voice who escapes hardship to follow her dreams to LA. After stumbling upon The Burlesque Lounge, a majestic but ailing theater that is home to an inspired musical revue, Ali lands a job as a cocktail waitress from Tess, the club's proprietor and headliner. After Ali finally makes her way from the bar to the stage, things take a dramatic turn when her larger than life voice causes a charismatic entrepreneur to make an enticing proposal
Date night by Shawn Levy( visu )
7 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in French and English and held by 1,327 libraries worldwide
Steve Carell and Tina Fey star in this romantic comedy of errors. Claire and Phil Foster (Fey and Carell) are a suburban couple who feel that their lives, including their weekly date night, have become humdrum and routine. In an attempt to rekindle their spark, they plan a romantic evening at a hip Manhattan bistro. But when they arrive at the glamorous venue, they get a lot more excitement than they bargained for when a case of mistaken identity turns their intimate evening into a hair-raising walk on the wild side. Mark Wahlberg and Kristen Wiig co-star
The hangover ( visu )
10 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,271 libraries worldwide
Two years after the bachelor party in Las Vegas, Phil, Stu, Alan, and Doug jet to Thailand for Stu's wedding. Stu's plan for a subdued pre-wedding brunch, however, goes seriously awry
Bring it on ( visu )
18 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 1,235 libraries worldwide
The Toro cheerleading squad has spirit, spunk, sass and a killer routine that's sure to land them the national championship torphy for the sixth year in a row. But for newly-elected team captain, Torrance, the Toros' road to cheer glory stumbles when she discovers their perfectly choreographed routines were stolen from a hot hip-hop squad across town. Now the squad must scramble to find a new routine to compete in this year's competition
Fred Claus by David Dobkin( visu )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,212 libraries worldwide
Fred Claus has lived in his little brother's shadow for most of his life. Fred is in jail and Nicholas has to bail him out on the condition he come to the North Pole and repay his debt
All about Steve by Phil Traill( visu )
15 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,197 libraries worldwide
Crossword puzzle constructor Mary Horowitz is smart and pretty, but a disaster that shakes news cameraman Steve to the core. Set up on a blind date with Steve, Mary thinks the chemistry is undeniable and just knows she's found her soulmate. She decides to do anything and go anywhere to be with him. Mary's escalating infatuation is encouraged by the self-serving actions of news reporter Hartman Hughes who enjoys torturing his insolent cameraman at every opportunity. When the overzealous Mary becomes embroiled in the news story of the year, Steve and Hartman begin to see her differently. Despite the media storm surrounding her, Mary's upbeat manner not only brings everyone together but she ends up finding her own oddball friends and discovers her true place in the world
License to wed ( visu )
11 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,196 libraries worldwide
Newly engaged couple, Ben Murphy and Sadie Jones can't wait to be married and live their life together. The problem is that Sadie's family church, St. Augustine's, is run by Reverend Frank, who won't bless them until they pass his patented, "fool-proof" marriage-prep course. The course consists of outrageous classes, outlandish homework assignments and some outright invasion of privacy. Reverend Frank's rigorous curriculum puts Ben and Sadie's relationship to the test
This means war ( visu )
10 editions published in 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,189 libraries worldwide
"FDR (Chris Pine) and Tuck (Tom Hardy) are covert CIA operatives and best buddies-- until they both fall for charming and sexy Lauren (Reese Witherspoon). Their friendship is put to the ultimate test as they wage an epic battle for her affection, using their surveillance skills and an array of high-tech gadgetry. May the best spy win!"--Container
 
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Alternative Names
Beck, Chris, 1972-
Beck, Christoph
Beck, Christopher, 1972-
Beck, Jean-Christophe.
Beck, Jean-Christophe, 1972-
Christopher Beck
Cristopher Beck
Languages
English (168)
French (14)
Spanish (7)
German (6)
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