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Bettany, Paul 1971-

Works: 183 works in 1,123 publications in 11 languages and 42,349 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Biographical films  Superhero films  Science fiction films  Fiction  Historical films  Romantic comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Director, Author of screenplay, Author, fmd, Other
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 Ron Howard( visu )
92 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 5,184 libraries worldwide
The true story of a troubled Princeton mathematician who is able to overcome years of suffering from schizophrenia to win the Nobel Prize
Master and Commander : the Far Side of the World by Peter Weir( visu )
114 editions published between 2002 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 3,939 libraries worldwide
The year is 1805 and Europe has fallen to Napoleon. The Royal Navy is the only thing standing in his way to total victory. Off the coast of South America, a new conflict is brewing. Captain Jack 'Lucky Jack' Aubrey and his Man-of-War HMS Surprise is under orders to sink or capture the French privateer Acheron, which has been deployed to the region. After seven weeks of uneventful sailing, the Acheron strikes first, all but crippling the Surprise in an engagement in which Aubrey realizes his enemy's ship is nautically superior to his own. Along with his close friend and confidant, ship's surgeon Stephan Maturin, Aubrey is now faced with the choice of retreating to England and admitting defeat or remaining at the Acheron's mercy. Aubrey must now do the impossible if he is to survive, repair his ship, catch up to his enemy and defeat the Acheron
The Da Vinci Code by Dan Brown( visu )
38 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 3,126 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
Marvel's The Avengers by Joss Whedon( visu )
18 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,458 libraries worldwide
Marvel makes cinematic history as it unites the superhero team-up of a lifetime. Iron Man, the Hulk, Thor, and Captain America assemble together for the very first time ever in this epic, action-packed blockbuster alongside Black Widow, Hawkeye, and Nick Fury
The secret life of bees by Gina Prince-Bythewood( visu )
19 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 2,286 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 Brendan Fraser( visu )
54 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 2,283 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 )
26 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,260 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
Captain America : civil war by Anthony Russo( visu )
18 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 2,203 libraries worldwide
"Suffice it to say that, rather than psychic powers or super-strength, casting has always been the Marvel movies' secrdet weapon."--Washington Post
The young Victoria by Jean-Marc Vallée( visu )
52 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,187 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 Angelina Jolie( visu )
57 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,041 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 Richard Loncraine( visu )
42 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 1,817 libraries worldwide
Jack Stanfield is a bank's security chief who has designed a computer system and firewall to protect his employer from fraud. One day, after being introduced to a man named Bill Cox, Jack finds himself ambushed and staring down a gun barrel. The man holding the gun is Cox. Jack arrives home to find his family held hostage. Cox and his crew of thieves want Jack to hack through his employer's computer security and transfer $100 million to Cox's bank accounts in the Caymans. Failure to comply means the death of Jack's family. Once Cox has the money, it becomes obvious that there was no intention of letting anyone live. Cox leaves one of his henchman to eliminate Jack. When Jack kills the thug who was supposed to kill him, Cox's plans are ruined. Now, Jack must race against time to get his family back before Cox can carry out any more of his plans
Margin call by J. C Chandor( visu )
61 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,776 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
Transcendence by Wally Pfister( visu )
27 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,548 libraries worldwide
"Dr. Will Caster (Johnny Depp) is a learder in the field of Artificial Intelligence, working to create a sentient machine that combines mankind's collective intelligence with the full range of human emotions. Anti-technology extremists will do whatever it takes to stop him, but their attempt to destroy Will forces him to record and upload his own mind to a supercomputer in order to achieve transcendence. Success brings him ever-evolving knowledge-- and nearly unstoppable power as the fate of the world rests on Will's now-questionable humanity"--Container
Wimbledon by Tim Bevan( visu )
30 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,337 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 )
58 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,253 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
Legion by Scott Stewart( visu )
31 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,123 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
Priest by Scott Stewart( visu )
36 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,113 libraries worldwide
A priest disobeys church law to track down the vampires who kidnapped his niece
Creation by Joseph Haydn( visu )
21 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 908 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
Manhunt: Unabomber ( visu )
1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 371 libraries worldwide
A dramatized, in-depth look at how FBI profiler Jim Fitzgerald pioneered the use of forensic linguistics to help track down Ted Kaczynski, the man who came to be known as the "Unabomber." Agent Fitzgerald faced an uphill battle against both Kaczynski and the bureaucracy of the UNABOM task force in the course of his efforts to identify, capture, and convict Kaczynski of his serial bombings
Shelter ( visu )
9 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and German and held by 366 libraries worldwide
Hannah and Tahir fall in love while homeless on the streets of New York. Shelter explores how they got there, and as they learn about their pasts they realize they need each other to build a future
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