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Huston, Danny 1962-

Overview
Works: 181 works in 879 publications in 7 languages and 42,458 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Fantasy films  History  Film adaptations  Historical films  Science fiction films  Biographical films  Superhero films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Director, Narrator, Author, Contributor, Artist, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Danny Huston
Publications by Danny Huston
Most widely held works by Danny Huston
The constant gardener by Fernando Meirelles( visu )
60 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,760 libraries worldwide
When the young and beautiful wife of a much older embassy worker and amateur gardener is found murdered near northern Kenya's Lake Turkana, his personal pursuit of the killers not only sets him up as their next target, but as a suspect among his embassy colleagues
John Adams by Kirk Ellis( visu )
15 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and French and held by 2,676 libraries worldwide
"While his new nation was suffering attacks from both within and without, John Adams had a vision of a nation of liberty and justice for all. He guided his peers, General George Washington, Benjamin Franklin and Thomas Jefferson, in setting the values and agenda for a glorious, free America. Adams and his wife Abigail refined these ambitious democratic ideals, and their partnership became one of the most moving love stories in American history"--Container
X-Men origins by Lauren Shuler-Donner( visu )
72 editions published between 2008 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 2,397 libraries worldwide
This prequel to the X-Men film trilogy focuses on the mutant Wolverine and his time with Team X. Somewhere in the wilds of northwest Canada in the early 1800s, Logan and Victor, two half-brothers with special powers grow up amid violence. Eventually they will become the near-indestructible warriors known as Wolverine and Sabretooth. William Stryker is a sinister government operative whose Weapon X program experiments keep pulling Wolverine back in. Kayla Silverfox shares a peaceful Canadian co-existence with Wolverine as he tries to drop out of the program. Along the way, Wolverine encounters many mutants, both familiar and new
Children of men by Alfonso Cuarón( visu )
16 editions published between 2007 and 2017 in English and held by 2,384 libraries worldwide
Theo Faron is a bureaucrat in a Britain gone despotic. It is 2027 and the entire planet has gone infertile. Women no longer have babies, and chaos has erupted: war, rebellion, mass destruction, and a huge refugee problem, with the imposition of martial law. One day, Theo is kidnapped. His ex-wife Julian has a proposition for her former spouse, and because of their relationship, she thinks Theo will acquiesce. Theo is about to be tossed into a web of intrigue involving the very fate of humanity
Wonder Woman by Patty Jenkins( visu )
35 editions published in 2017 in English and French and held by 2,336 libraries worldwide
Before she was Wonder Woman she was Diana, princess of the Amazons, trained warrior. When a pilot crashes and tells of conflict in the outside world, she leaves home to fight a war to end all wars, discovering her full powers and true destiny
Robin Hood by Scott Ridley( visu )
18 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,014 libraries worldwide
In times of tyranny and injustice when law oppresses the people, the outlaw takes his place in history. England at the turn of the 12th century was such a time. King Richard the Lionheart, bankrupt of wealth and glory, is plundering his way back to England after ten years on his crusade. In his army is an archer named Robin Longstride. This is the story of his return home where, for defending the weak against the strong, he will be condemned to live outside the law. Whether thief or hero, one man from humble beginnings will become an eternal symbol of freedom for his people. And so the legend begins
The conspirator by Robert Redford( visu )
26 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,934 libraries worldwide
In the wake of Abraham Lincoln's assassination, seven men and one woman are arrested and charged with conspiring to kill the President, the Vice-President, and the Secretary of State. The lone woman charged, Mary Surratt, 42, owns a boarding house where John Wilkes Booth and others met and planned the simultaneous attacks. Against the ominous back-drop of post-Civil War Washington, newly-minted lawyer Frederick Aiken, a 28-year-old Union war hero, reluctantly agrees to defend Surratt before a military tribunal. As the trial unfolds, Aiken realizes his client may be innocent and that she is being used as bait and hostage in order to capture the only conspirator to have escaped a massive manhunt--her own son
Clash of the titans by Louis Leterrier( visu )
19 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,922 libraries worldwide
"In Clash of the Titans, the ultimate struggle for power pits men against kings and kings against gods. But the war between the gods themselves could destroy the world. Born of a god but raised as a man, Perseus is helpless to save his family from Hades, vengeful god of the underworld. With nothing to lose, Perseus volunteers to lead a dangerous mission to defeat Hades before he can seize power from Zeus an unleash hell on earth. Battling unholy demons and fearsome beasts, Perseus and his warriors will only survive if Perseus accepts his power as a god, defies fate and creates his own destiny."--Back of container
Marie Antoinette by Sofia Coppola( visu )
8 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,849 libraries worldwide
"[...] portrays the ill-fated child princess who married France's young and indifferent King Louis XVI. Feeling isolated in a royal court rife with scandal and intrigue, Marie Antoinette defied both royalty and commoner by living like a rock star, which served only to seal her fate"--from container
Big Eyes by Amy Adams( visu )
31 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,723 libraries worldwide
In de jaren zestig heeft kunstschilder Walter Keane veel succes met schilderijen waarin kinderen met grote ogen centraal staan. Deze schilderijen blijken echter niet van hem maar van zijn vrouw Margaret afkomstig te zijn
Hitchcock by Sacha Gervasi( visu )
32 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,645 libraries worldwide
"Plagued by both a reckless ego and nagging self-doubt, Hollywood legend Alfred Hitchcock ... becomes obsessed with a grisly murder story that the studios won't back. Determined, he risks his reputation, his home and even the love of his wife Alma ... as he sets out to make the film"--Container
21 grams by Alejandro González Iñárritu( visu )
21 editions published between 2003 and 2017 in English and held by 1,509 libraries worldwide
Fate brought them together, now vengence will tear them apart. A violent car accident unexpectedly throws together the lives of a college professor, an ex-con and a young mother with a reckless past. The crossing of their paths takes them through the heights of love, the depths of revenge and the promise of redemption
Edge of darkness by Martin Campbell( visu )
27 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,429 libraries worldwide
The bullet that killed his daughter was meant for Boston cop Thomas Craven. That's what police brass and Craven himself think, but that's not what the investigation finds. Clue after clue and witness after witness, the search leads him into a shadowy realm where money and political intrigue intersect. If Craven wasn't a target before, he, and anyone linked to his inquiry, now is
Wrath of the Titans by Sam Worthington( visu )
23 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 1,406 libraries worldwide
A decade after defeating of the monstrous Kraken, Perseus attempts to retire to a quiet life as a fisherman and sole parent to his young son. However a great war has erupted between the gods, weakened by humanity's lack of devotion, and the long-imprisoned Titans, who are led by the ferocious Kronos. Betrayed by Hades, Zeus is captured and brought to the underground, and Perseus must once again become a hero in order to find Zeus and end the Titans' struggle to rule the earth
You don't know Jack by Barry Levinson( visu )
18 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and French and held by 1,069 libraries worldwide
In the late 1980s, 61-year-old former pathologist Dr. Jack Kevorkian launched a crusade to provide what he considered a humane and dignified option for the terminally ill--assisted suicide. Aided by his loyal friend Neal Nicol, and his older sister Margo Janus, Kevorkian begins offering his "death counseling" services to a grateful and burgeoning clientele. He earns the support of Hemlock Society activist Janet Good and the wrath of the county prosecutor's office. Repeatedly arrested, it was thanks to talented attorney Geoffrey Fieger that Kevorkian was repeatedly exonerated. But as the national news media catapulted him to notoriety, Kevorkian continued his work, risking everything in his fervor to change the prevailing laws and challenge society's attitude towards the right to die
The kingdom by Peter Berg( visu )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 1,053 libraries worldwide
A terrorist bomb detonates inside a Western housing compound in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, causing an international incident to ignite. FBI Special Agent Ronald Fleury quickly assembles an elite team and negotiates a secret five-day trip into Saudi Arabia to locate the madman behind the bombing. Fleury and his team discover that the Saudi authorities are suspicious and unwelcoming of the Americans into what they consider a local matter. The agents find their expertise worthless without the trust of their Saudi counterparts. Luckily, the agents find a partner in Saudi Colonel Al-Ghazi, who helps them navigate royal politics and helps unlock the secrets of the crime scene and the workings of an extremist cell bent on further destruction
Birth by Jonathan Glazer( visu )
20 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 965 libraries worldwide
Shortly before remarrying, a woman is confronted by a 10 year old boy claiming to be her late husband reincarnated
30 days of night by Ben Ketai( visu )
12 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 937 libraries worldwide
"Barrow, Alaska: northernmost town in the U.S. Isolated in 80 miles of roadless wilderness, cut off every winter for 30 days of night." So says the opening screen. More importantly, the population dwindles from over 500 to 150 souls willing to brave the cold and the seemingly endless night. Charged with protecting the town during its nocturnal period, Sheriff Eben is a man trying to reconnect with his estranged wife Stella, who misses the last plane out before nightfall. As they deal with being thrust together again, a rash of crimes--including the killing of a number of dogs and the destruction of a helicopter--breaks out over the tiny town. As Eben and Stella attempt to solve these crimes, powerful strangers walk into town, seemingly superhuman and with a thirst for blood. The few remaining townsfolk must try to survive the 30 Days of Night
The Aviator ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Follows the life of Howard Hughes as the twentysomething millionaire, having already made a fortune improving the design of oil-drilling bits, who comes to Hollywood with an interest in getting into the picture business. It doesn't take long for Hughes to jump from producer to director of his first major film project, a World War I air epic. The film was a massive hit, and the eccentric inventor became a mogul in Hollywood, making Jean Harlow a star and enjoying a romance with Katharine Hepburn. But Hollywood's old-boy network never fully accepted Hughes, and in time his passion for flying began to reclaim his attentions. In time he began designing new planes, setting air speed records, flying around the world, and risking his life testing aircraft. Hughes also found time to romance Ava Gardner and founded his own airline, Trans-World Airlines. As his ideas became bolder and more eccentric, he gained many powerful enemies
 
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Danny Huston acteur et cinéaste américain
Danny Huston American actor, director
Danny Huston attore e regista statunitense
Danny Huston Italiaans televisieregisseur
Danny Huston pemeran laki-laki asal Amerika Serikat
Danny Huston US-amerikanischer Schauspieler
Ντάνι Χιούστον
Г'юстон Денні
Дани Хюстън
Дэнни Хьюстон
Дэнни Ҳюстон коргардон ва актёри ИМА
Դենի Հյուստոն ամերիկացի դերասան և ռեժիսոր
דני יוסטון
דני יוסטון שחקן אמריקאי
داني هيوستن
دنی هوستون
დენი ჰიუსტონი
대니 휴스턴
ダニー・ヒューストン
丹尼·休斯顿
丹尼·哈森
Languages
English (398)
French (19)
Spanish (15)
German (7)
Italian (5)
Turkish (3)
Multiple languages (1)
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