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Huston, Danny 1962-

Overview
Works: 190 works in 683 publications in 7 languages and 38,748 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  History  Historical films  Biographical films  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  Biographical television programs  Juvenile works 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Director, Author, Contributor, Artist
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Publications about Danny Huston
Publications by Danny Huston
Most widely held works by Danny Huston
John Adams by Kirk Ellis( visu )
12 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and French and held by 2,627 libraries worldwide
While our 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
Children of men by Alfonso Cuarón( visu )
12 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 2,316 libraries worldwide
The world's youngest citizen has just died at 18, and humankind is facing the likelihood of its own extinction. Set in and around a dystopian London fractious with violence and warring nationalistic sects, Children of Men follows the unexpected discovery of a lone pregnant woman and the desperate journey to deliver her to safety and restore faith for a future beyond those presently on Earth
X-Men origins by Gavin Hood( visu )
60 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,289 libraries worldwide
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
The aviator by Martin Scorsese( visu )
10 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and Italian and held by 2,026 libraries worldwide
Howard Hughes was a rich young man from Texas, heir to his father's fortune, when he decided he wanted to make movies. Age 21, he made the most expensive Hollywood film ever (at the time); and went on to break air-speed records, make another fortune in aircraft design, smash Charles Lindbergh's round-the-world flight record, and be romantically linked with almost all of Hollywood's famous beauties. Nevertheless, he died alone, sealed into a room he never left, the victim of compulsions that drove him to greatness, while containing the seeds of his undoing
Robin Hood by Walt Disney( visu )
15 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 1,986 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 constant gardener by Fernando Meirelles( visu )
47 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,972 libraries worldwide
In a remote area of Northern Kenya, activist Tessa Quayle is found brutally murdered. Tessa's companion, a doctor, appears to have fled the scene, and all the evidence points to a crime of passion. Members of the British High Commission in Nairobi assume that Tessa's widower, their mild-mannered and unambitious colleague Justin Quayle, will leave the matter to them. Haunted by remorse and jarred by rumors of his late wife's infidelities, Quayle surprises everyone by embarking on a personal odyssey that will take him across three continents. Using his privileged access to diplomatic secrets, Justin risks his own life and will stop at nothing to expose the truth - a conspiracy more far-reaching and deadly than Quayle could ever have imagined
The conspirator by Robert Redford( visu )
18 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 1,919 libraries worldwide
Against the ominous backdrop of post-Civil War Washington, war hero Frederick Aiken reluctantly agrees to defend the lone woman charged in the conspiracy to assassinate Abraham Lincoln, boarding house owner Mary Surratt, before a military tribunal. As the nation turns against her, Surratt is forced to rely on Aiken to uncover the truth and save her life
Clash of the titans by Louis Leterrier( visu )
14 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,876 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 )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and Italian and held by 1,839 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 Tim Burton( visu )
26 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,647 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 )
20 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,612 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. Ultimately, Hitch wins Alma over, and the two collaborate to create an enduring masterpiece: Psycho
21 grams by Alejandro González Iñárritu( visu )
14 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 1,512 libraries worldwide
Fate brought them together, now vengeance 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 )
23 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,424 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 )
21 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 1,394 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
You don't know Jack by Ba rui lai wen sen( visu )
16 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and French and held by 1,075 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 )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 1,046 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
The proposition by John Hillcoat( visu )
28 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 962 libraries worldwide
In the desolate Australian outback of the 1880s, newly-arrived Captain Stanley captures the wanted outlaw Charlie Burns. Seeking to civilize the violent outback frontier, Captain Stanley presents his prisoner with a stark choice: Burns can either watch his beloved younger brother Mikey die on the gallows, or find and betray his older and far more dangerous brother Arthur to the authorities
Birth by Jonathan Glazer( visu )
15 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 957 libraries worldwide
Enigmatic psychological drama directed by Jonathan Glazer, starring Nicole Kidman as Anna, a wealthy widow in her mid-30s living in New York's Upper East Side. Anna is finally recovering after the death of her husband, Sean, and is coming to terms with her new life to the extent that she is now engaged to be married to a new man, Joseph (Danny Huston). But when she meets ten-year-old David (Cameron Bright), her life is thrown into disarray: the boy claims to be a reincarnation of her dead husband, and in her fragile and unsettled state Anna becomes increasingly obsessed by him - much to the concern of her fiancé and her mother, Eleanor (Lauren Bacall)
30 days of night by David Slade( visu )
9 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 932 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 number 23 by Joel Schumacher( visu )
12 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and French and held by 877 libraries worldwide
Walter Sparrow is an amiable dog-catcher who on his birthday gets bitten by a dog, making him late to pick up his wife. She browses in a bookstore, finding a blood-red-covered novel. The book is a murder mystery with numerology that loops constantly around the number 23. The story captivates Walter and he begins to dream about it. He notices aspects of his life that can be rendered by '23.' He searches for the author and stays in the hotel (in room 23) where events in the novel took place. He begins to believe this is no novel, but about him and his family. His wife and son try to help him. Slowly, with danger to himself and to his family, he closes in on the truth
 
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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 US-amerikanischer Schauspieler
Ντάνι Χιούστον
Г'юстон Денні
Дани Хюстън
Дэнни Хьюстон
Хьюстон, Дэнни
Դենի Հյուստոն
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 (328)
French (20)
Spanish (12)
German (7)
Italian (6)
Turkish (2)
Multiple languages (1)
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