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Knightley, Keira 1985-

Overview
Works: 329 works in 1,148 publications in 10 languages and 40,508 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  History  Television programs  Television adaptations  Comedy films  Sports films  Juvenile works  Fantasy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Publications about Keira Knightley
Publications by Keira Knightley
Most widely held works about Keira Knightley
 
Most widely held works by Keira Knightley
Pirates of the Caribbean ( visu )
47 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 3,533 libraries worldwide
The roguish yet charming Captain Jack Sparrow's idyllic pirate life capsizes after his nemesis, the wily Captain Barbossa, steals his ship, the Black Pearl, and later attacks the town of Port Royal. Captain Barbossa kidnaps the governor's beautiful daughter, Elizabeth. In a gallant attempt to rescue her and recapture the Black Pearl, Elizabeth's childhood friend Will Turner joins forces with Jack. What Will doesn't know is that a cursed treasure has doomed Barbossa and his crew to live forever as the undead
Pride & prejudice by Jane Austen( visu )
58 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 3,452 libraries worldwide
Mr. Bennet is an English gentleman living in Hartfordshire with his overbearing wife and 5 daughters. There is the beautiful Jane, the clever Elizabeth, the bookish Mary, the immature Kitty and the wild Lydia. Unfortunately, if Mr. Bennet dies their house will be inherited by a distant cousin whom they have never met. The family's future happiness and security is dependant on the daughters making good marriages. Life is uneventful until the arrival in the neighbourhood of the rich gentleman Mr. Bingley, who rents a large house so he can spend the summer in the country. Mr Bingley brings with him his sister and the dashing, rich, but proud Mr. Darcy. Love is soon buds for one of the Bennet sisters, while another sister may have jumped to a hasty prejudgment. For the Bennet sisters many trials and tribulations stand between them and their happiness
Atonement by Joe Wright( visu )
37 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 2,846 libraries worldwide
In 1935, thirteen-year-old fledgling writer Briony Tallis and her family live a life of wealth and privilege in their enormous mansion. On the warmest day of the year, the country estate takes on an unsettling hothouse atmosphere, stoking Briony's vivid imagination. Robbie Turner, the educated son of the family's housekeeper, carries a torch for Briony's headstrong older sister Cecilia. He hopes that Cecilia has comparable feelings. All it will take is one spark for this relationship to combust. When it does, Briony - who has a crush on Robbie, is compelled to interfere. She goes so far as to accuse Robbie of a crime he did not commit. Cecilia and Robbie declare their love for each other, but, ultimately, he is arrested. Briony bears false witness and the course of three lives is changed forever. As Briony grow older, she continues to seek forgiveness for her childhood misdeed. Through a terrible and courageous act of imagination, she finds the path to her uncertain atonement, and to an understanding of the power of enduring love
Bend it like Beckham by Gurinder Chadha( visu )
54 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 2,835 libraries worldwide
Eighteen year-old Jesminder's parents want her to be a nice, conventional Indian girl. But she just wants to play soccer like her hero, David Beckham. For Jess, that means kicking a ball around the local park with the lads until she's spotted by Jules, who invites her to join the local women's team
Anna Karenina by Keira Knightley( visu )
41 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,338 libraries worldwide
Set in late 19th century Russia high-society, aristocrat Anna Karenina enters into a life-changing affair with the affluent Count Vronsky
Pirates of the Caribbean ( visu )
11 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and Turkish and held by 2,113 libraries worldwide
Captain Jack owes a blood debt to the legendary Davy Jones, who captains the ghostly Flying Dutchman. Unless Jack can find a way out, he will be cursed to an afterlife of eternal servitude and damnation
Pirates of the Caribbean by Walt Disney( visu )
17 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and Turkish and held by 2,092 libraries worldwide
After Elizabeth, Will, and Captain Barbossa rescue Captain Jack Sparrow, who is trapped in Davy Jones' Locker, they must face their foes. Lord Cutler Beckett, now has control of Jones' heart and forms a dark alliance with him in order to rule the seas and wipe out the last of the Pirates. Jack, Barbossa, Will, Elizabeth, and crew must call the Pirate Lords from the four corners of the globe, including the infamous Sao Feng, together. The Pirate Lords want to release the goddess Calypso, Davy Jones's damned lover, from the trap they sent her. The Pirate Lords must combine the 9 pieces that bound her by ritual to undo it and release her in hopes that she will help them fight. All pirates will stand together and make their final stand for freedom against Beckett, Jones, Norrington, the Flying Dutchman, and the entire East India Trading Company
King Arthur by Jerry Bruckheimer( visu )
30 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 1,970 libraries worldwide
The story of King Arthur, Queen Guinevere, Sir Lancelot, and the Knights of the Round Table
The duchess by Saul Dibb( visu )
23 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,952 libraries worldwide
Based on a true story it is, in its way, a horror story, this portrait of a dazzling young woman at the mercy of the misfortunes of love and the inequalities of the age in which she lived. Married off as an innocent 17-year-old to a much older man, his only interest in the match is her ability to produce a male heir. Installed within the gilded cage of marriage, she discovers he expresses more affection for his dogs than for her. When the first child is female, he takes a mistress and ignores her, until she finds true love--insisting on his lordly right to thwart her. Although she fights hard for her own piece of happiness, eventually, she has to make a choice many, many women will recognize
A dangerous method by David Cronenberg( visu )
24 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,619 libraries worldwide
The relationship between fledgling psychiatrist Carl Jung and his mentor Sigmund Freud is torn apart when Sabina Spielrein, a troubled but beautiful young woman, comes between them and forever changes the face of modern thought
Jack Ryan : shadow recruit ( visu )
13 editions published in 2014 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,545 libraries worldwide
A global action thriller set in the present day. This original story follows a young Jack as he uncovers a financial terrorist plot. When Ryan believes he's uncovered a Russian plot to collapse the United States economy, he goes from being an analyst to becoming a spy and must fight to save his own life and those of countless others, while also trying to protect the thing that's more important to him than anything, his relationship with his fiancé Cathy
Never let me go by Kazuo Ishiguro( visu )
22 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,540 libraries worldwide
Kathy, Ruth, and Tommy are best friends who grow up together in the isolated boarding school called Hailsham, with a chilling secret. As children, Kathy is secretly in love with Tommy. Then she sees her best friend Ruth holding Tommy's hand, and is devastated. As adolescents, Tommy and Kathy form a deep connection, only to have Ruth shove them apart with her own romantic demands. As they prepare to leave the school, they learn of their true purpose: each is a clone that will later have their organs harvested for medical purposes. Kathy takes on the role of "Carer," dedicating herself to looking after those being slowly dissected, and eventually Tommy and Ruth prepare to make their first "donations." As the years pass, the group grows apart, before finally reuniting just as both Tommy and Ruth are about to "complete."
Pirates of the Caribbean by Johnny Depp( visu )
28 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,308 libraries worldwide
Captain Jack owes a blood debt to the legendary Davy Jones, who captains the ghostly Flying Dutchman. Unless Jack can find a way out, he will be cursed to an afterlife of eternal servitude and damnation
Seeking a friend for the end of the world ( visu )
20 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,253 libraries worldwide
As an asteroid nears Earth, a man finds himself alone after his wife leaves in a panic. He decides to take a road trip to reunite with his high school sweetheart. Accompanying him is a neighbor who inadvertently puts a wrench in his plan
Princess of thieves ( visu )
9 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 920 libraries worldwide
Tells the tale of Robin Hoods' daughter Gywn, as she helps save her father and Prince Philip. Gywn helps ensure that Richard the Lionhearts' illegitimate son Philip becomes the rightful king of England
Doctor Zhivago by Boris Leonidovich Pasternak( visu )
22 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 868 libraries worldwide
Doctor Zhivago is a poet and surgeon. His life unfolds amidst the Russian Revolution, his guilt over his unfaithfulness to his loyal wife and his obsession with Lara, his muse, who, in turn, is victim to the wants of a powerful official
Domino by Tony Scott( visu )
26 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 862 libraries worldwide
Tired and unsuited to the pretentiousness of her high-society L.A. life, Domino leaves the glitterarti behind and sets off to become a bounty hunter. She quickly falls under the wing of veteran bounty hunter Ed Mosley and his crew and she becomes an unlikely natural in the art of bounty hunting. But things really heat up when a masked gang steal the contents of an armored car. Before long the mob, a crazed TV producer, the FBI and a terminally ill child have all got caught up in the crazy situation. Based on the true story of Domino Harvey, daughter of film actor Laurence Harvey
Pirates of the Caribbean ( visu )
15 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 801 libraries worldwide
After Elizabeth, Will, and Captain Barbossa rescue Captain Jack Sparrow, who is trapped in Davy Jones' Locker, they must face their foes. Lord Cutler Beckett, now has control of Jones' heart and forms a dark alliance with him in order to rule the seas and wipe out the last of the Pirates. Jack, Barbossa, Will, Elizabeth, and crew must call the Pirate Lords from the four corners of the globe, including the infamous Sao Feng, together. The Pirate Lords want to release the goddess Calypso, Davy Jones's damned lover, from the trap they sent her. The Pirate Lords must combine the 9 pieces that bound her by ritual to undo it and release her in hopes that she will help them fight. All pirates will stand together and make their final stand for freedom against Beckett, Jones, Norrington, the Flying Dutchman, and the entire East India Trading Company
Silk by Alessandro Baricco( visu )
18 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 689 libraries worldwide
Herve Joncour is a married silkworm smuggler in 19th century France. He travels to Japan to collect his clandestine cargo after his original shipment was destroyed. While in Japan, he spots a beautiful Japanese woman who is the concubine of a local baron. He immediately becomes obsessed. Without speaking the same language, they communicate through letters until war intervenes. Their unrequited love persists however, and Herve's wife Helene begins to suspect something is going on with her husband
London Boulevard by William Monahan( visu )
23 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 671 libraries worldwide
An ex-con hired to look after a reclusive young actress finds himself falling in love, which puts him in direct confrontation with one of London's most vicious gangsters
 
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Knightley, Keira Christina
Knightley, Kiera 1983-
Knightley, Kiera 1985-
Languages
English (491)
German (11)
French (8)
Italian (6)
Multiple languages (6)
Turkish (4)
Spanish (4)
Russian (2)
Hindi (2)
Chinese (1)
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