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Bettany, Paul 1971-

Works: 131 works in 825 publications in 11 languages and 37,789 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Superhero films  Science fiction films  Historical films  Fiction  Naval history 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Publications about Paul Bettany
Publications by Paul Bettany
Most widely held works about Paul Bettany
Most widely held works by Paul Bettany
A beautiful mind by Hua Huo( visu )
80 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 4,951 libraries worldwide
Dramatic biography of John Nash, a mathematical genius, who made an astonishing discovery early in his career and stood on the brink of international acclaim. But the handsome and arrogant Nash soon found himself on a painful and harrowing journey of self-discovery. After many years of struggle, he eventually triumphed over his schizophrenia, and finally, late in life, received the Nobel Prize
Master and Commander : The Far Side of the World by Peter Weir( visu )
84 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 3,803 libraries worldwide
During the Napoleonic Wars, a British frigate, the HMS Surprise, and the larger French warship, Acheron, stalk each other off of the coast of South America. Lucky Jack, as he is referred to by his crew, is well regarded by his men, who trust him implicitly, even after the first devastating battle and an apparent personal vendetta against the French captain. The ship's surgeon balances the violence of his chosen life with the quiet demeanor of the scientist. He is the captain's friend and confidant, the two frequently playing violin and cello duets together
The Da Vinci Code by Dan Brown( visu )
27 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 3,008 libraries worldwide
When respected American religious symbology expert Dr. Robert Langdon is summoned to the Louvre by French Captain Bezu Fache, he soon discovers that he is the number 1 suspect for the murder of a historian with whom Langdon had been scheduled to meet. Assisted by a French cryptographer and government agent named Sophie, Langdon is challenged to decipher a chain of cryptic codes and puzzles, all the while trying to stay ahead of Fache's lawmen in a chase through the Louvre, out into the Parisian cityscape, and finally across the channel to England
The secret life of bees by Gina Prince-Bythewood( visu )
14 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 2,268 libraries worldwide
To escape her lonely life and troubled relationship with her father T-Ray, Lily flees with Rosaleen, her caregiver and friend, to a South Carolina town that holds the secret to her mother's past. Taken in by the intelligent and independent Boatwright sisters, Lily finds solace in their mesmerizing world of beekeeping
Inkheart by Iain Softley( visu )
44 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,233 libraries worldwide
When Mo Folchart reads a story aloud, the characters leap off the page. Literally. And that's a problem. One night he brings out three characters from Inkheart, a story set in medieval times and filled with magical beings. Capricorn and Basta are two villains. Dustfinger is a fire-eater. Now, 10 years later Mo's daughter, Meggie, discovers the truth and it's up to her to escape Capricorn's evil grasp. Mo has been searching for a long lost book that will help so he can use his special powers to send the interlopers back to their world
A knight's tale by Tim Van Rellim( visu )
24 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,192 libraries worldwide
After his master dies, a peasant squire, fueled by his desire for food and glory, creates a new identity for himself as a knight
The young Victoria by Jean-Marc Vallée( visu )
44 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,141 libraries worldwide
Chronicles the life and times of Queen Victoria from her childhood to her early rise to power and the first turbulent years of her rule. Her romantic relationship and eventual marriage to Prince Albert culminates in a royal power struggle which ultimately is the key to her happiness when she comes to the realization that he is someone she can fully trust and believe in
The tourist by Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck( visu )
47 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,966 libraries worldwide
During an impromptu trip to Europe to mend a broken heart, Frank unexpectedly finds himself in a flirtatious encounter with Elise, an extraordinary woman who deliberately crosses his path. Against the breathtaking backdrop of Paris and Venice, their whirlwind romance quickly evolves as they find themselves unwittingly thrust into a deadly game of cat and mouse
Firewall by Fu te( visu )
35 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 1,803 libraries worldwide
Bank security expert Jack Stanfield specializes in designing infallible theft-proof financial computer systems. But there is a hidden vulnerability in the system he didn't account for - himself. When a ruthless criminal mastermind kidnaps his family, Jack is forced to find a flaw in his system and steal $100 million. With the lives of his wife and children at stake and under constant surveillance, he has only hours to find a loophole in the thief's own impenetrable system of subterfuge and false identities to beat him at his own game
Margin call by J. C Chandor( visu )
49 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,711 libraries worldwide
Who cares about the suffering--existential, financial, or other--of those who blindly mismanaged our monies into this ever-expanding, nay, verily bottomless pit of debt? No one, but this film may help viewers understand A) the birth of current financial woes, and B) what it might have been like, in those first few hours within the confines of an early investment trading firm casualty. Fueled by a mass layoff, a thumb drive, and a rocket-scientist-cum-analyst who really understands the numbers, the last night of good times on Wall Street unfolds as rung by rung, up the executive ladder, travels news that is -- apocalyptic. For viewers who still have no idea of how 2008's meltdown happened, this film is one fiction that will make it ever so much more real
Avengers, age of Ultron ( visu )
2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 1,578 libraries worldwide
When Tony Stark tries to jumpstart a dormant peacekeeping program, things go awry and Earth's Mightiest Heroes, including Iron Man, Captain America, Thor, The Incredible Hulk, Black Widow, and Hawkeye, are put to the ultimate test as the fate of the planet hangs in the balance. As the villainous Ultron emerges, it is up to The Avengers to stop him from enacting his terrible plans, and soon uneasy alliances and unexpected action pave the way for an epic and unique global adventure
Transcendence by Wally Pfister( visu )
20 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,449 libraries worldwide
Dr. Will Caster is the foremost researcher in the field of Artificial Intelligence, working to create a sentient machine that combines the collective intelligence of everything ever known with the full range of human emotions. His highly controversial experiments take on dangerous implications when his consciousness is uploaded into one such program
Wimbledon by Richard Loncraine( visu )
25 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,356 libraries worldwide
An aging male tennis star has one last shot, and two weeks, to win the greatest tennis tournament and the heart of an upcoming women's tennis star
Dogville by Lars von Trier( visu )
46 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,193 libraries worldwide
Grace arrives in the isolated town of Dogville, on the run from gangsters. The townspeople agree to hide her. However, when outsiders start looking for the fugitive, the locals make demands of Grace in exchange for the risk of harboring her. But Grace has a secret and its a dangerous one. Dogville may regret it ever decided to bare its teeth
Priest by Scott Charles Stewart( visu )
30 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,114 libraries worldwide
A priest disobeys church law to track down the vampires who kidnapped his niece
Legion by Scott Stewart( visu )
24 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,097 libraries worldwide
When God loses his faith in mankind, he sends a legion of angels to bring about Armageddon. An out of the way diner becomes the setting for the ultimate battle of survival as Archangel Michael helps the group of strangers defend themselves and ensure the birth of a baby who will become the new messiah
Creation by Jon Amiel( visu )
17 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 916 libraries worldwide
Gives viewers a unique inside look at Charles Darwin, his family, and his love for his deeply religious wife, as he is torn between faith and science. Darwin struggles to finish his legendary book, On the Origin of Species, which goes on to become the foundation for evolutionary biology
Marvel's The Avengers by Joss Whedon( visu )
20 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 727 libraries worldwide
Nick Fury of S.H.I.E.L.D. brings together a team of superhumans to form The Avengers to help save the Earth from Loki and his army
The reckoning by Paul McGuigan( visu )
12 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 353 libraries worldwide
In this powerful murder-mystery set in the Middle Ages, a priest on the lam joins a traveling band of actors who try to solve a murder by re-creating the crime in a play. Based on the novel by Barry Unsworth
Sharpe's Waterloo ( visu )
2 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and held by 303 libraries worldwide
When Sharpe hears of Napoleon's return from exile he goes back to the Army. Placed on staff of the incompetent Prince of Orange he reunites with the Chosen Men and organises the defences for the Battle of Waterloo
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Bettany, Paul
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English (494)
Spanish (43)
French (32)
German (30)
Italian (12)
Multiple languages (6)
Chinese (5)
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