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Root, Stephen

Overview
Works: 165 works in 368 publications in 5 languages and 38,892 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Children's films  Animated films  Juvenile works  Television series  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Television adaptations  Television crime shows 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other, 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 )
32 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 3,803 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 )
28 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 3,257 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 )
36 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,512 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 )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 2,490 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 ( visu )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 2,427 libraries worldwide
Welcome back to Bon Temps, home to mystery, Southern sensuality, and dark secrets. For Sookie Stackhouse, life is more dangerous than ever after she and Bill become more deeply involved. Meanwhile Tara finds herself in love and under a spell; Sam puts his trust in an unlikely ally; Jason becomes involved with an anti-vampire sect; Eric recruits Sookie to investigate the disappearance of a 2,000-year-old vampir; and Maryann is revealed to possess a power that can control almost everyone in town. Then after making a shocking discovery, Sookie, Bill, and Sam must form the last line of defense against a diabolical plan
Rango by Gore Verbinski( visu )
14 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 2,406 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 conspirator by Robert Redford( visu )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,600 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 men who stare at goats by Grant Heslov( visu )
6 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,460 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
Hello, my name is Doris ( visu )
8 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 1,408 libraries worldwide
When Doris Miller meets John Fremont, sparks fly--at least for Doris. When Doris begins showing up at John's regular haunts, she wins over his Williamsburg friends. Her new life brings Doris a thrilling perspective, but also creates a rift between her and her longtime friends and family, who believe she's making a fool of herself over a guy half her age
The Country Bears ( visu )
5 editions published in 2002 in English and Spanish and held by 1,226 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
Jersey girl by Liv Tyler( visu )
13 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in English and German and held by 1,094 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 ( visu )
4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,069 libraries worldwide
"Nick, a career salesman who loses his wife and his job in the worst day of his life. Faced with his life imploding, Nick puts it all on the line--or, rather, on the lawn--as he moves himself and all his possessions to his front yard"--Container
Justified ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1,049 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
The fox and the hound 2 ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1,038 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
Mike and Dave need wedding dates ( visu )
7 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 991 libraries worldwide
Hard partying brothers Mike and Dave place an online ad to find the perfect dates for their sister's Hawaiian wedding. Hoping for a wild getaway, the boys instead find themselves outsmarted and out partied by the uncontrollable duo
Fargo by Martin Freeman( visu )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 982 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
Boardwalk empire ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 897 libraries worldwide
Chronicles the life and times of Enoch Nucky Thompson, Atlantic City's undisputed czar at a time when Prohibition proved to be a major catalyst in the rise of organized crime in America. Season three begins on New Year's Eve 1922-23. The roaring 20s are about to start; though the economy is booming, alcohol has become scarce, competition is fierce, and gangster violence is heating up
The ladykillers by Alexander Mackendrick( visu )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 890 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 816 libraries worldwide
Two friends discover that they are meant to be enemies when they grow up
Boardwalk empire ( visu )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 774 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
 
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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
Стивен Рут
Стивън Рут
Ռուտ Ստիվեն
استفن روت بازیگر آمریکایی
ستيفن روت
스티븐 루트
スティーヴン・ルート
史蒂芬·魯特
斯蒂芬·魯特
Languages
English (160)
Spanish (6)
French (3)
German (2)
Italian (2)
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