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Nighy, Bill 1949-

Overview
Works: 364 works in 1,065 publications in 7 languages and 58,168 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Parodies, imitations, etc  Fiction  Humor  Fantasy films  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Vampire films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Singer, Author of introduction, Author
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Publications about Bill Nighy
Publications by Bill Nighy
Most widely held works by Bill Nighy
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows by J. K Rowling( visu )
10 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 2,446 libraries worldwide
Harry, Ron and Hermione set out to track down and destroy the secret to Voldemort's power--the Horcuxes. On their own and on the run, the three must rely on one another more than ever...but dark forces threaten to tear them apart
Rango by Gore Verbinski( visu )
17 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 2,431 libraries worldwide
Rango, a kooky pet chameleon, accidentally winds up in the gritty, gun-slinging town of Dirt, a lawless outpost populated by the desert's most wily and whimsical creatures. Welcomed as the last hope the town has been waiting for, new Sheriff Rango is forced to play his new role to the hilt, until he starts to become the hero he once only pretended to be
Love actually by Richard Curtis( visu )
34 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 2,395 libraries worldwide
It's all about love and holiday cheer in London. The Prime Minister is smitten with his caterer; a widower's young son nurses the ultimate schoolboy crush; a writer falls for his Portuguese housekeeper; a devoted wife and mother copes with her potentially unfaithful husband; and a lovelorn American is desperately attracted to a colleague
The best exotic Marigold Hotel by Maggie Smith( visu )
22 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,288 libraries worldwide
"When seven cash-strapped seniors decide to 'outsource' their retirement to a resort in far-off India, friendship and romance blossom in the most unexpected ways." -- Container
Pirates of the Caribbean ( visu )
9 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 2,138 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 )
13 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and Turkish and held by 2,079 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
Flushed away by David Bowers( visu )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 1,966 libraries worldwide
Roddy is a decidedly upper-crust "society mouse" who lives the life of a pampered pet in a posh Kensington flat. When a sewer rat named Sid comes out of the sink, he desides he had hit the jackpot. Roddy schemes to rid himself of Sid by luring him into the "whirlpool." Sid may be an ignorant slob, but he's no fool, but it is Roddy who winds up being flushed away into the bustling sewer world of Ratropolis. There Roddy meets Rita, an enterprising scavenger who works the sewers in the Jammy Dodger, her faithful boat. Roddy immediately wants out, or rather, up. Trouble comes in the form of the villainous Toad - who royally despises all rodents. The Toad dispatches his two hapless hench-rats, Spike and Whitey, to get the job done. When they fail, the Toad has no choice but to send to France for his cousin, Le Frog, the dreaded mercenary
G-Force by Hoyt Yeatman( visu )
23 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,897 libraries worldwide
An elite team of highly trained guinea pigs, know as G-force, is about to save the world. But the FBI shuts the secret unit down. Darwin is the loyal team leader; Blaster is the weapons expert with attitude to spare; Juarez is a drop-dead gorgeous martial arts diva; and tag-along Hurley who won't be stopped. Armed with the latest in high-tech spy equipment, and with the FBI on their tails, the fur flies as they race against the clock to save the world
Notes on a scandal by Judi Dench( visu )
13 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,739 libraries worldwide
Barbara is a cynical schoolteacher who is close to retirement. Her only means of taking the edge off her desperate loneliness is writing in her journal. Sheba is a younger, attractive woman, who joins the faculty as an art teacher. Barbara watches her from afar and has nothing but caustic things to say in her diary. Barbara finds herself reaching out to Sheba. Sheba responds by inviting her to dinner at her house to meet Sheba's lecturer husband and their two children. Later, when Barbara discovers that Sheba is having a sexual relationship with a 15-year old student, Barbara realizes that knowledge of this secret gives her power over Sheba which she can use for her own purposes. Sheba becomes uneasy with Barbara's friendship. The tenuous relationship between the two women reaches a crisis point when Barbara's cat is dying and she asks Sheba to go with her to the vet. Sheba chooses to go with her family to see their son in a play instead. In revenge, Barbara sets in motion the scandal that will rock both their lives in ways they never imagined
The constant gardener by Fernando Meirelles( visu )
12 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 1,686 libraries worldwide
After his wife is murdered in Kenya, Justin Quayle, a mild, low-level diplomat and a constant gardener, must investigate his wife's death, their relationship, and his own heart
Arthur Christmas ( visu )
27 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and Slovenian and held by 1,685 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
About time ( visu )
16 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,508 libraries worldwide
"The night after another unsatisfactory New Year party, Tim's ... father ... tells his son that the men in his family have always had the ability to travel through time. Tim can't change history, but he can change what happens and has happened in his own life--so he decides to make his world a better place ... by getting a girlfriend. But as his unusual life progresses, Tim discovers that his unique gift can't save him from the sorrows and ups and downs that affect all families, everywhere"--Container
Shaun of the dead by Edgar Wright( visu )
12 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 1,500 libraries worldwide
When flesh eating zombies go on the hunt for a bite to eat, it is up to Shaun and his best pal to save their friends and family from becoming the next entree
Underworld by Len Wiseman( visu )
21 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,498 libraries worldwide
A war has been raging between the Vampires and the Lycans for centuries. Selene is a vampire death dealer who finds out that the Lycans have plans to capture Michael. As Selene begins to track Michael, she becomes more convinced that the Lycans are planning an attack against the death dealers. The vampire kingpin, Kraven, is certain the Lycans do not have that kind of intelligence. As Selene shadows Michael, she finds herself wanting to protect him, but when he's attacked by Lucian, the leader of the werewolf community, the man she wants to save has now become a sworn enemy
Hot fuzz by Edgar Wright( visu )
20 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and French and held by 1,479 libraries worldwide
When top London cop, PC Nicholas Angel, is reasigned to the quiet town of Sandford, he struggles with his seemingly crime-free world...and oafish partner Danny. When several grisly accidents rock the village, it's not long before Danny's dreams of explosive, high-octane, car-chasing, gun-fighting, all-out action become reality!
Total recall by Colin Farrell( visu )
13 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,467 libraries worldwide
Factory worker Douglas Quaid begins to suspect that he is a spay after visiting Rekall, a company that provides its clients with implanted fake memories of a life they would like to have led. Includes both the rated and unrated versions of the film
Jack the giant slayer ( visu )
14 editions published in 2013 in English and German and held by 1,409 libraries worldwide
Jack the Giant Slayer tells the story of an ancient war that is reignited when a young farmhand unwittingly opens a gateway between our world and a fearsome race of giants. Unleashed on the Earth, the giants strive to reclaim the land they one lost, forcing Jack into the battle of his life to stop them. Fighting for a kingdom, its people, and the love of a brave princess, he comes face to face with the unstoppable warriors he thought only existed in legend, and gets a chance to become a legend
Wrath of the Titans by Sam Worthington( visu )
22 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,356 libraries worldwide
Zeus is betrayed by Hades, captured and brought to the Underworld, and Perseus must abandon his attempts to retire to a quiet life as a fisherman, find Zeus, and end the Titans' struggle to rule the earth
Astro Boy by David Bowers( visu )
16 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,343 libraries worldwide
Set in futuristic Metro City. When a brilliant scientist's young son dies, he secretly creates a powerful robot boy he names Astro Boy. Unable to fulfill the grieving man's expectations, Astro Boy embarks on a journey in search of acceptance. Along his way he experiences betrayal and a netherworld of robot gladiators, before he returns to save Metro City and reconcile with the father who had rejected him
The hitchhiker's guide to the galaxy by Douglas Adams( visu )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 1,321 libraries worldwide
Arthur Dent and Ford Prefect escape from the Earth moments before its destruction and join forces with Zaphod Beeblebrox on board the Heart of Gold and search for the ultimate question
 
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Nighy, William Francis.
Nighy, William Francis 1949-
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