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Jones, Toby 1967-

Overview
Works: 77 works in 271 publications in 2 languages and 34,066 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Television adaptations  Spy television programs  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Television mini-series  Animated films  Teen films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Printer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Toby Jones
Publications by Toby Jones
Most widely held works by Toby Jones
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows by J. K Rowling( visu )
4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 2,342 libraries worldwide
Part 1 begins as Harry, Ron and Hermione set out on their perilous mission to track down and destroy the secret to Voldemort's immortality and destruction--the Horcruxes. On their own, without the guidance of their professors or the protection of Professor Dumbledore, the three friends must now rely on one another more than ever. But there are Dark Forces in their midst that threaten to tear them apart. Harry's only hope is to find the Horcruxes before Voldemort finds him
Amazing grace by Michael Apted( visu )
6 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 2,260 libraries worldwide
A biography of British legislator William Wilberforce, who led a decades-long movement to end the British slave trade
The hunger games by Gary Ross( visu )
3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 2,201 libraries worldwide
Every year in the ruins of what was once North America, the Capitol of the nation of Panem forces each of its twelve districts to send a teenage boy and girl to compete in the Hunger Games. Sixteen-year-old Katniss Everdeen volunteers in her younger sister's place and must rely upon her sharp instincts when she's pitted against highly trained Tributes who have prepared their entire lives. She must make impossible choices in the arena that weigh survival against humanity and life against love
Frost/Nixon by Ron Howard( visu )
10 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 2,168 libraries worldwide
Richard Nixon is the disgraced president with a legacy to save. David Frost is a jet-setting television personality with a name to make. This is the legendary battle between the two men and the historic encounter that changed both their lives. For three years after resigning from office, Nixon remained silent. But in the summer of 1977, the steely, cunning former commander-in-chief agreed to sit for one all-inclusive interview to confront the questions of his time in office and the Watergate scandal that ended his presidency. Everyone is surprised that Nixon would select Frost as his televised confessor, intending to easily outfox the breezy British showman and secure a place in the hearts and minds of Americans (as well as a $600,000 fee). Likewise, Frost's team harbors doubts that their boss with be able to hold his own. But as cameras roll, a charged battle of wits results
The adventures of Tintin by Hergé( visu )
10 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 2,082 libraries worldwide
"Racing to uncover the secrets of a sunken ship that may hold a vast fortune--but also an ancient curse--Tintin and his loyal dog Snowy embark on an action-packed journey"--Container
Snow White and the huntsman ( visu )
16 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,892 libraries worldwide
"In this epic action adventure, Kristen Stewart (Twilight) plays the only person in the land fairer than the Evil Queen (Oscar?winner Charlize Theron) who is out to destroy her. But the one girl threatening the wicked ruler's reign has been training in the art of war with the very huntsman (Chris Hemsworth - Thor) dispatched to kill her. Evil now fights destiny."--Container
Tinker tailor soldier spy by John Le Carré( visu )
17 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,872 libraries worldwide
"When a disgraced spy surfaces with information concerning a double agent at the top of the British secret service, George Smiley (Gary Oldman), an ex-MI6 agent, is drawn back into the murky field of espionage. Tasked with investigating which of his trusted former colleagues has chosen to betray him and their country, Smiley narrows his search to four suspects - all experienced, skilled and successful agents. However, past histories, rivalries and friendships make it far from easy to pinpoint the man who is eating away at the heart of the British establishment."--Container
Captain America the first avenger by Chris Evans( visu )
9 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,830 libraries worldwide
March, 1942. 90-pound weakling Steve Rogers doggedly attempts to enlist in the army, only to be repeatedly classified 4F. Rogers' determination and decency come to the attention of Dr. Abraham Erskine of the Strategic Scientific Reserve. Rogers is the first test subject for Erskine's super-soldier serum, which transforms him utterly. When the program is abruptly ended, Rogers becomes Captain America--touring America to sell war bonds. On a USO tour in Europe, Rogers steals the first opportunity to demonstrate his worth by tangling with Johann Schmidt, a.k.a. the Red Skull, head of Hydra, Hitler's occult research and development unit. Schmidt has discovered the tesseract cube, an enormously powerful relic of Norse mythology through which he seeks to conquer the world. Assisted by Colonel Chester Phillips, Peggy Carter, weapons contractor Howard Stark, childhood friend Bucky Barnes, and Dum Dum Doogan and his howling commandos, Steve Rogers becomes more than a propaganda tool, emerging as the true Captain America
W by Oliver Stone( visu )
7 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 1,726 libraries worldwide
A look at the life of the 43rd president of the United States, from his beginnings as a privileged alcoholic to his becoming a born-again Christian whose belief in religious destiny helped move him to the top ranks of political power. How Christianity turned his life around, how he met and married his wife, and the days before his decision to declare war on Iraq are featured
The hunger games ( visu )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,685 libraries worldwide
Katniss Everdeen has returned home safe after winning the 74th Annual Hunger Games along with fellow tribute Peeta Mellark. Winning means that they must turn around and leave their family and close friends, embarking on a Victor's Tour of the districts. Along the way Katniss senses that a rebellion is simmering, but the Capitol is still very much in control as President Snow prepares the 75th Annual Hunger Games, The Quarter Quell, and announces a competition that could change Panem forever
The painted veil by Naomi Watts( visu )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 1,651 libraries worldwide
Set in the 1920s. A young English couple, Walter a middle class doctor and Kitty, an upper-class woman, get married for all the wrong reasons and relocate to Shanghai. Kitty falls in love with someone else. When Walter discovers her infidelity, in an act of vengeance, he accepts a job in a remote village in China that is being ravaged by a deadly epidemic. He takes his wife along and their journey brings meaning to their relationship and gives them purpose in one of the most remote and beautiful places on earth
My week with Marilyn by Simon Curtis( visu )
3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,460 libraries worldwide
In the summer of 1956, 23-year-old Colin Clark, determined to make his way in the film business, worked as a lowly assistant on the set of The Prince and the Showgirl, the film that famously united Sir Laurence Olivier and Marilyn Monroe. When his diary account was published, one week was missing. This is the story of that week: an idyll in which he escorted a Monroe desperate to get away from Hollywood hangers-on and the pressures of work
City of Ember by Jeanne DuPrau( visu )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 1,456 libraries worldwide
For centuries, the residents of the underground City of Ember have flourished in an amazing world of glittering lights and quiet contentment. But when the City's massive power generator begins to fail, the streetlamps fade - along with the hopes of the townspeople. Now it will be up to two courageous teenagers to follow a trail of clues left by the ancient builders to find the way out of Ember before their world is plunged into complete darkness
Elizabeth I by Tom Hooper( visu )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 1,283 libraries worldwide
"[E]xplores the intersection of the private and public life of Elizabeth I in the latter half of her reign, offering a personal look at her allies, her enemies, and her suitors as she struggles to survive in a male-dominated world."--Container
The mist by Frank Darabont( visu )
8 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,137 libraries worldwide
A group of people are trapped in a grocery store and fighting for their lives when a mysterious mist full of bloodthirsty creatures descends on their small town
The rite by Mikael Håfström( visu )
9 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,096 libraries worldwide
Disturbing thematic material, violence, frightening images and language including sexual references
Infamous by Douglas McGrath( visu )
13 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and Turkish and held by 1,090 libraries worldwide
While researching his book "In cold blood", writer Truman Capote develops a relationship with convicted murderers Dick Hickock and, in particular Perry Smith, while both men waited for their date of execution on death row
Creation by Jon Amiel( visu )
7 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 799 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
Titanic by Toby Jones( visu )
8 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 569 libraries worldwide
Brought to life by a stellar, award-winning ensemble cast and featuring stunning visual effects, Titanic is an extraordinary retelling of the doomed voyage that follows the destinies of the Titanic's victims and survivors as their stories of passion, betrayal, and hope unfold amidst the tragic events of the ship's final hours
Red lights ( visu )
6 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 544 libraries worldwide
Veteran paranormal researchers Dr. Margaret Matheson and Tom Buckley debunk fraudulent claims of ghost whispering, faith healing and other psychic phenomena by detecting what Matheson calls red lights, the subtle tricks behind every staged supernatural occurrence. But when the legendary blind psychic Simon Silver comes out of retirement after 30 years, his once-fearless adversary Matheson warns Buckley to back off, fearing reprisal from the powerful Silver
 
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Jones, Toby C. 1967-
Languages
English (154)
Turkish (1)
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