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Butler, Gerard 1969-

Overview
Works: 206 works in 1,097 publications in 11 languages and 42,834 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Comedy films  History  Children's films  Animated films  War films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Juvenile works 
Roles: Actor, Singer, Performer, Author, Other, Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2,
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Gerard Butler
Publications by Gerard Butler
Most widely held works by Gerard Butler
The Phantom of the Opera by Andrew Lloyd Webber( visu )
80 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 3,662 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of a disfigured musical genius who haunts the catacombs beneath the Paris Opera, waging a reign of terror over its occupants. When he falls fatally in love with Christine, the Phantom devotes himself to creating a new star for the Opera, exerting a strange sense of control over the young soprano as he nurtures her extraordinary talents
300 by Zack Snyder( visu )
78 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 3,262 libraries worldwide
In the Battle of Thermopylae of 480 BC, an alliance of Greek city-states fought the invading Persian army in the mountain pass of Thermopylae. Vastly outnumbered, the Greeks held back the enemy in one of the most famous last stands of history. Persian King Xerxes lead an Army of well over 100,000 men to Greece and was confronted by 300 Spartans, 700 Thespians and other Slave soldiers. Xerxes waited many days for King Leonidas to surrender or withdraw. When the Greeks did not leave, Xerxes was left with no option and he moved forward. The battle lasted for about 3 days and after which all 300 Spartans were killed. The Spartan defeat would not have happened if not for a local shepherd, named Ephialtes, who defected to the Persians and informed Xerxes of a separate path through Thermopylae, which the Persians could use to outflank the Greeks
How to train your dragon by Dean Deblois( visu )
39 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,090 libraries worldwide
Hiccup is a Viking teenager who aspires to hunt dragons, but doesn't exactly fit in with his tribe's longstanding tradition of heroic dragon slayers. His world gets turned upside down when he encounters a dragon that challenges him and his fellow Vikings to see the world from an entirely different point of view
Nim's Island by Jodie Foster( visu )
28 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 2,403 libraries worldwide
Nim Rusoe is a young girl who inhabits an isolated island with her scientist father and communicates, via e-mail, with the reclusive author of the novel she has been reading. Nim's existence mirrors that of her favorite literary character, Alex Rover, the world's greatest adventurer. But Alexandra, the author of the Rover books, leads a reclusive life in the big city. When Nim's father goes missing from the island, Nim gets Alexandra to come to her island. Now, the two must draw courage from their fictional hero, Alex Rover, and find strength in one another to conquer the island
How to train your dragon 2 by Jay Baruchel( visu )
20 editions published in 2014 in English and German and held by 2,353 libraries worldwide
While Astrid, Snotlout and the rest of the gang are challenging each other to dragon races, Hiccup and Toothless journey through the skies, charting unmapped territories and exploring new worlds. When one of their adventures leads to the discovery of a secret ice cave that is home to hundreds of new wild dragons and the mysterious Dragon Rider, the two friends find themselves at the center of a battle to protect the peace
Olympus Has Fallen by Gerard Butler( visu )
41 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,920 libraries worldwide
When the president is kidnapped by a terrorist who seizes control of the White House (Secret Service Code: 'Olympus'), disgraced former presidential guard Mike Banning finds himself trapped within the building. As the national security team rushes to respond, they must rely on Banning's insider knowledge to save the president and prevent an even greater catastrophe
P.S.I love you by Hilary Swank( visu )
36 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,883 libraries worldwide
Holly Kennedy is beautiful, smart and married to the love of her life, a passionate, funny, and impetuous Irishman named Gerry. So when his life is taken by an illness, it takes the life out of Holly. Nobody knows Holly better than Gerry, so it's a good thing he planned ahead. Before he died, Gerry wrote Holly a series of letters that will guide her, not only through her grief, but in rediscovering herself. The first message arrives on Holly's 30th birthday in the form of a cake and a tape recording from Gerry. In the weeks and months that follow, more letters from Gerry are delivered in surprising ways, each sending her on a new adventure and each signing off in the same way - P.S.I Love You. Holly's mother and best friends begin to worry that Gerry's letters are keeping Holly tied to the past, but in fact, each letter is pushing her further into a new future
Lara Croft, tomb raider by Jan de Bont( visu )
47 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,821 libraries worldwide
Wealthy British aristocrat and artifact collector, Lara Croft must find a key that unlocks a device that can control time before the evil Illuminati secret society does; Lara Croft is off to find Pandora's box and save mankind from destruction that would come if it were opened
The bounty hunter by Andy Tennant( visu )
27 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,573 libraries worldwide
Milo Boyd, a down on his luck bounty hunter, gets his dream job when he is assigned to track down his bail-jumping ex-wife, reporter Nicole Hurly. Milo expects an easy payday, but nothing's ever easy with him and Nicole. The exes continually one-up each other - until they find themselves on the run for their lives
Coriolanus by William Shakespeare( visu )
47 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,532 libraries worldwide
Caius Martius 'Coriolanus' is a feared and revered Roman general, suddenly pitted against his own city and fellow citizens. Rebelling against the power-hungry designs of his manipulative mother and rejected by his own people, Coriolanus incites a riot that expels him from Rome. The banished hero joins forces with his sworn enemy Tullus Aufidius to extract his revenge and determine his destiny
The ugly truth by Robert Luketic( visu )
28 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,471 libraries worldwide
The search for 'Mr. Right' has left Abby, a romantically challenged morning show producer, hopelessly single. She receives an eye-opening education when she gets teamed up with Mike, a hardcore TV personality, who wants to prove his theories on what makes men tick by helping her find true love. The unexpected results may surprise them both
Law abiding citizen by F. Gary Gray( visu )
29 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 1,470 libraries worldwide
Clyde Shelton is an upstanding family man whose wife and daughter were brutally murdered during a home invasion. When the killers are caught, Nick Rice, a hotshot young Philadelphia prosecutor, is assigned to the case. Against his will, Nick is forced to offer one of the suspects a light sentence in exchange for testifying against his accomplice. Fast forward ten years. The man who got away with murder is found dead and Clyde Shelton coolly admits his guilt. Then he issues a warning to Nick: either fix the flawed justice system, or key players in the trial will die. Soon Shelton follows through on his threats, orchestrating from his jail cell a string of spectacularly diabolical assassinations that can be neither predicted nor prevented. Nick finds himself in a desperate race against time facing a deadly adversary who always seems to be one step ahead
Timeline by Michael Crichton( visu )
24 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,330 libraries worldwide
A group of present-day archeology students are stunned to discover a handwritten plea for help dated April 2, 1357-- from their own professor. He's been blasted back in time to the 14th century. To rescue him, they must travel back and survive one of the most violent battles in world history-- and make it back to the 21st century alive
Playing for keeps by Gerard Butler( visu )
25 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,297 libraries worldwide
A former sports star who's fallen on hard times starts coaching his son's soccer team as a way to get his life together. His attempts to become an adult are met with challenges from the attractive soccer moms who pursue him at every turn
Chasing Mavericks ( visu )
28 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,239 libraries worldwide
"When 15-year-old Jay Moriarty (Weston) discovers that the mythical Mavericks surf break is real, he reaches out to local surfing legend Frosty Hesson (Butler) to train him to ride it. What begins as a mentorship turns into an extraordinary bond that transforms both their lives, as Jay and Frosty learn valuable lessons about conquering fear in pursuit of your dreams"--Container
Gamer by Mark Neveldine( visu )
39 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,117 libraries worldwide
Kable is the superstar and cult hero of the ultraviolent Slayers. Kable is controlled by Simon, a young gamer with rock star status who continues to defy all odds by guiding Kable to victory each week. Taken from his family, imprisoned, and forced to fight against his will, the modern-day gladiator must survive long enough to escape the game, free his family, regain his identity, and save mankind from this ruthless technology
Reign of fire by Rob Bowman( visu )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 1,012 libraries worldwide
In present day London dragons awake. Fast forward 20 years, to a world devastated by their destruction. Fire Chief Quinn, is responsible for warding off the beasts and keeping a community alive in what's left of the world. Into their midst comes a hotshot American, Van Zan, who says he has a way to destroy the beasts and save mankind
RocknRolla by Guy Ritchie( visu )
26 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 985 libraries worldwide
In London, a real-estate scam puts millions of pounds up for grabs. This attracts some of the city's scrappiest tough guys, along with its more established underworld types. All are looking to get rich quick. While the city's seasoned criminals vie for the cash, an unexpected player -- a drugged out rock 'n' roller presumed to be dead but is very much alive. He has the multi-million dollar prize fall, literally, into his hands
Dear Frankie by Shona Auerbach( visu )
26 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 951 libraries worldwide
A witty and touching tale about a mother's efforts to protect her son from the truth
Machine gun preacher ( visu )
24 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and German and held by 914 libraries worldwide
Sam Childers is a drug-dealing criminal who undergoes an astonishing spiritual transformation and makes a life-changing decision to travel to war-torn East Africa. After witnessing unspeakable horrors faced by innocent children, he vows to save them at any cost, including his own safety. Childers begins waging a relentless battle against the territory's renegade militia, leading harrowing missions behind enemy lines to rescue kidnapped orphans and restore peace to their lives, and eventually his own
 
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Alternative Names
Butler, Gerald 1969-
Butler, Gerard
Butler, Gerard James.
Butler, Gerard James 1969-
Butler, Gerry 1969-
Cerard Batler
Djerard Batler
Džerard Batler
Džerards Batlers
Gerard Butler acteur britannique
Gerard Butler actor, cantante, abogado y productor de cine británico
Gerard Butler actor i cantant escocès
Gerard Butler aktor szkocki
Gerard Butler attore britannico
Gerard Butler Brits acteur
Gerard Butler schottischer Schauspieler
Gerard Butler skót színész
Τζεράρντ Μπάτλερ
Джерард Батлер шотландский киноактёр
Джерард Бътлър
Џерард Батлер
Ջերարդ Բաթլեր
ג'רארד באטלר
جرارد باتلر
جيرارد بتلر
جیرارد بوتلەر
دجەرارد باتلەر
जेरार्ड बट्लर
ജെറാർഡ് ബട്ട്ലർ
เจอราร์ด บัตเลอร์
제라드 버틀러
ジェラルド・バトラー
傑拉德·巴特勒
杰瑞德·巴特勒
謝拉·畢拿
Languages
English (552)
Spanish (53)
German (33)
French (23)
Multiple languages (8)
Italian (4)
Chinese (3)
Turkish (1)
Basque (1)
Serbian (1)
Catalan (1)
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