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Root, Stephen

Overview
Works: 104 works in 285 publications in 6 languages and 36,307 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Children's films  Animated films  Comedy films  Juvenile works  Action and adventure films  Television series  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  Television crime shows 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Stephen Root
Publications by Stephen Root
Most widely held works about Stephen Root
 
Most widely held works by Stephen Root
Ice age by Carlos Saldanha( visu )
23 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 3,777 libraries worldwide
Four animals trying to save themselves from the upcoming Ice Age become unlikely heroes. The four reluctantly come together when they have to return a human child to its father while braving the deadly elements
Finding Nemo by Andrew Stanton( visu )
24 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 3,292 libraries worldwide
When Nemo, a young clownfish, is unexpectedly carried far from home, his overprotective father, Marlin, and Dory, a friendly but forgetful regal blue tang fish, embark on an epic journey that leads to encounters with vegetarian sharks, surfer dude turtles, hypnotic jellyfish and hungry seagulls!
Office space by Mike Judge( visu )
33 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 2,484 libraries worldwide
When white-collar peon Peter Gibbons decides he's had enough and neglects his job, he is quickly promoted to upper management
O brother, where art thou? by Joel Coen( visu )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 2,458 libraries worldwide
Loosely based on Homer's "Odyssey", this is the story of three convicts-- escapees from a prison farm in Mississippi-- and their adventure as they travel home in hopes of recovering buried loot before it's lost forever in a flood
True blood by Alan Ball( visu )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 2,412 libraries worldwide
The small town of Bon Temps, Louisiana boasts a wide array of colorful locals. Sookie Stackhouse is a sweet and innocent waitress who hides her powerful ability to read minds. Bill Compton is a 173 year-old vampire who's just moved back to town. Sookie's brother Jason is a ladies' man who can't seem to stay out of trouble. Tough-as-nails Tara is Sookie's loyal best friend and Sam is the owner of Merlotte's who tries to keep his feelings for Sookie to himself. Lafayette is a man about town who's always cooking up something illicit
Rango by Gore Verbinski( visu )
14 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 2,395 libraries worldwide
Rango is a lizard who imagines himself an actor who literally breaks the fourth wall of his terrarium when the hatchback car in which he is riding swerves and sends him careening. Abandoned in the desert amid the shards of his former home, Rango makes his way to the nearby town of Dirt, which is experiencing a mysterious water shortage. The actor in Rango seizes the opportunity to invent a grandiloquent new image for himself, and as in many a Western, the stranger in town is suddenly promoted to the rank of sheriff. Along the way to solving the mystery of the vanishing water supply, he must survive highway crossings, giant hawks, an army of bat-riding prairie dogs, and a gun slinging rattlesnake
The men who stare at goats by Grant Heslov( visu )
6 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,480 libraries worldwide
Reporter Bob Wilton is trying to lose himself in the romance of war after his marriage fails. He gets more than he bargains for when he meets a special forces agent who reveals the existence of a secret, military unit whose goal is to end war as we know it. With unparalleled psychic powers, they can read the enemy's thoughts, pass through solid walls, and even kill a goat by simply staring at it. Now, the founder of the unit has gone missing and the trail leads to another psychic soldier who has distorted the mission to serve his own ends
The conspirator by Robert Redford( visu )
3 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,455 libraries worldwide
In the wake of Abraham Lincoln's assassination, seven men and one woman are arrested and charged with conspiring to kill the President, the Vice-President, and the Secretary of State. The lone woman charged, Mary Surratt, 42, owns a boarding house where John Wilkes Booth and others met and planned the simultaneous attacks. Against the ominous back-drop of post-Civil War Washington, newly-minted lawyer Frederick Aiken, a 28-year-old Union war hero, reluctantly agrees to defend Surratt before a military tribunal. As the trial unfolds, Aiken realizes his client may be innocent and that she is being used as bait and hostage in order to capture the only conspirator to have escaped a massive manhunt--her own son
The Country Bears ( visu )
4 editions published in 2002 in English and Spanish and held by 1,259 libraries worldwide
Like so many other bands of their era and stature, the members of the legendary group the Country Bears were torn apart by the perils of their own success: ego, women, jealousy, and a little too much honey. In the 1970s the Country Bears - brothers Ted and Fred Bedderhead, Tennessee O'Neal, and Zeb Zoober -pioneered a unique southern rock sound that still influences music today. After ten years of separation and unfulfilling existences, the band has now reunited to film their first major motion picture. "The Country Bears" is the story of a band reuniting to save their birthplace. A greedy banker (Christopher Walken) is about to foreclose on the historic country bear hall - unless the group's one-time manager Henry Dixon Taylor and eager young fan Beary Barrinson can convince the bitter ex-members of the rock band to put aside their differences and perform a benefit concert to save the musical venue
J. Edgar by Clint Eastwood( visu )
3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,115 libraries worldwide
"J. Edgar Hoover [was] head of the Federal Bureau of Investigation for nearly 50 years. Hoover was feared, admired, reviled and revered, a man who could distort the truth as easily as he upheld it. His methods were at once ruthless and heroic, with the admiration of the world his most coveted prize. But behind closed doors, he held secrets that would have destroyed his image, his career and his life"--Container
Jersey girl by Kevin Smith( visu )
12 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and German and held by 1,093 libraries worldwide
Ollie is madly in love with his wife. But when the Manhattan music publicist's wife dies in childbirth, Ollie's life becomes emotionally shattered. Not sure what to do next, he moves to New Jersey with his infant daughter to live with his dad. Juggling his career and single parenthood proves more than Ollie can manage, and one day he's fired after he bungles a major press event. He devotes his time to his daughter and ends up frequenting a local video store where he strikes up a friendship with a woman named Maya
Everything must go by Dan Rush ( '11 ) Movie( visu )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,087 libraries worldwide
Will Ferrell stars in this low-key comedy drama loosely based on a short story by Raymond Carver. Nick Halsey (Ferrell) is having the worst day of his life. He loses his wife, his home, his job and all his money, and proceeds to fall spectacularly off the wagon after six months of sobriety. Detective Frank Garcia (Michael Pe a), who also happens to be Nick's AA sponsor, eventually steps in and suggests that Nick hold a yard sale to buy himself a little time. With the help of neglected boy-next-door Kenny (Christopher Jordan Walla
The fox and the hound 2 ( visu )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,064 libraries worldwide
Before young Copper leaves for the hunt, he plays with his best friend Tod the fox cub. But after he joins a howling dog band, conflict ensues between him and Tod
Justified ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1,020 libraries worldwide
Due to his old-school style, U.S. Marshal Raylan Givens is reassigned from Miami to his childhood home in the poor, rural coal-mining towns in Eastern Kentucky. Lawman Givens is a tough, soft-spoken gentleman who never gives an inch
Boardwalk empire by Timothy Van Patten( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 904 libraries worldwide
A lavish period drama set in Atlantic City, following the life and times of Nucky Thompson, the undisputed political and criminal mastermind whose grip on power and control of the city's liquor supply is under constant threat
Fargo ( visu )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 884 libraries worldwide
The Coen Brothers' Best Picture Oscar Nominee transforms into television drama. It features a new "true crime" story and new characters, all chilled in the trademark dry wit, murderous mayhem and "Minnesota nice" of the original classic film. Lorne Malvo is a manipulative master criminal who changes the life of insurance salesmen Lester Nygaard. Gus Grimly and Molly Solverson are the small-town police officers who join forces to uncover Lester's secrets
The ladykillers by Alexander Mackendrick( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 876 libraries worldwide
Marva Munson is a spry, elderly woman who is looking for a tenant for the spare room in her house. Goldthwait H. Dorr moves in and gains Munson's permission to use the basement for rehearsals with his "medieval music ensemble." Dorr is masterminding the robbery of a riverboat casino, and the fellow musicians in his ensemble are actually the crew he's assembled to pull off the job. Despite their best efforts, Munson finds out about their scheme and Dorr decides the best solution is to silence her permanently
The fox and the hound and The fox and the hound II ( visu )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 789 libraries worldwide
Two friends discover that they are meant to be enemies when they grow up
Boardwalk empire by Timothy Van Patten( visu )
3 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 758 libraries worldwide
Atlantic City, February 1924: Picking up 8 months after the events of Season 3, Nucky Thompson is laying low at the end of the Boardwalk after barely surviving an overthrow by gangster Gyp Rosetti. But the calm will be short-lived, as Nucky faces new challenges, including a clash with a violent Harlem power broker, a battle with his brother Eli over Eli's college-age son, and the irresistible lure of lucrative- and perilous- opportunities in Florida
Over her dead body by Jeff Lowell( visu )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in English and Chinese and held by 753 libraries worldwide
When Kate is killed by an ice sculpture on her wedding day, her fiancé Henry gives up on romance until he falls for the beautiful psychic who's supposed to be helping him move on. But Kate is not having any of it, and now she's making it her heavenly duty to send their budding relationship six-feet-under
 
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Alternative Names
Stephen Root acteur américain
Stephen Root actor estadounidense
Stephen Root Amerikaans acteur
Stephen Root amerikansk skådespelare
Stephen Root amerikansk skodespelar
Stephen Root amerikansk skuespiller
Stephen Root attore e doppiatore statunitense
Stephen Root US-amerikanischer Schauspieler
Στίβεν Ρουτ
Рут, Стивен
Стивен Рут
Стивън Рут
Ռուտ Ստիվեն
استفن روت بازیگر آمریکایی
ستيفن روت
스티븐 루트
スティーヴン・ルート
斯蒂芬·魯特
Languages
English (130)
Spanish (10)
French (3)
Italian (3)
German (2)
Chinese (1)
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