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Strathairn, David

Overview
Works: 281 works in 1,113 publications in 7 languages and 65,170 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  History  Action and adventure films  Historical films  Sports films  Comedy films  Fantasy films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Proofreader, Author, Other, Interviewee, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Publications about David Strathairn
Publications by David Strathairn
Most widely held works about David Strathairn
 
Most widely held works by David Strathairn
Lincoln by Steven Spielberg( visu )
8 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 3,253 libraries worldwide
A revealing drama that focuses on the 16th president's tumultuous final months in office. In a nation divided by war and the strong winds of change, Lincoln pursues a course of action designed to end the war, unite the country, and abolish slavery. With the moral courage and fierce determination to succeed, his choices during this critical moment will change the fate of generations to come
The Bourne ultimatum by Doug Liman( visu )
72 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 3,065 libraries worldwide
Once again, Jason Bourne emerges from hiding and into chaos. His return this time prompted inadvertently by London-based reporter Simon Ross. Ross's writing is unveiling Operation Blackbriar--an upgrade to Project Treadstone--in a series of newspaper columns which have woken, and profoundly disturbed, Bourne's former masters. Bourne must uncover and eradicate the sources of their paranoia, before they eradicate him. Clawing his way out of madness, Jason Bourne has regained his conscience even though he has lost most of his mind
Good Night, and Good Luck by George Clooney( visu )
17 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,918 libraries worldwide
CBS-journalist Edward Murrow bindt in 1953 de strijd aan met communistenjager senator Joseph McCarthy, wat hem bijna zijn baan kost
The Spiderwick chronicles by Tony DiTerlizzi( visu )
25 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,713 libraries worldwide
The moment the Grace family moves into the dilapidated Spiderwick Estate, strange things begin to happen. Jared is a curious, adventurous boy who quickly seeks out and finds the hidden laboratory of his great great uncle Arthur Spiderwick. He unleashes a mysterious force when he locates a field guide full of the secrets of the magical creatures that inhabit the forest surrounding the mansion. His twin brother Simon is calm and reserved. He is the intellectual twin, but is rapidly drawn into the fantastical world of fairies and goblins. Older sister Mallory and their mom are harder to convince, but after the almighty and ruthless ogre leader Mulgarath begins to attack the home, the entire family must band together to combat the hordes of goblins and creatures that lurk just outside
Temple Grandin by Mick Jackson( visu )
20 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,435 libraries worldwide
An engaging portrait of an autistic young woman who became, through timely mentoring and sheer force of will, one of America's most remarkable success stories as a leader in the field of animal husbandry and the humane handling of cattle
We are Marshall by Corey Helms( visu )
15 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and French and held by 2,252 libraries worldwide
The inspiring story of how a small town in West Virginia, steeped in the rich tradition of college football, struggled to cope with a devastating loss and restore their community after one of the worst disasters in the history of American sports. On the evening of Saturday, November 14, 1970, a chartered jet carrying Marshall University's football team, coaches and fans, was on its way home from a hard-fought game in North Carolina. Less than a minute before its scheduled landing at Tri-State Airport, the plane crashed in the Appalachian Mountains, killing everyone aboard: 37 players, eight coaches and university staff, the flight crew, and 25 prominent Huntington citizens. They find hope and strength in the leadership of outsider Jack Lengyel, a young coach determined to rebuild Marshall's football program. Less than a year after the crash, on September 18, 1971, Marshall University was poised to stage one of the greatest comebacks in collegiate sports
Godzilla by Ishirō Honda( visu )
33 editions published in 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 2,091 libraries worldwide
From visionary new director Gareth Edwards comes a powerful story of human courage and reconciliation in the face of titanic forces of nature, when the awe-inspiring Godzilla rises to restore balance as humanity stands defenseless
L.A. Confidential by Curtis Hanson( visu )
24 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,010 libraries worldwide
Los Angeles, 1950. Three cops battle police corruption, a call girl, a mysterious millionaire, a tabloid journalist and the Chief of Detectives fuel a labyrinthine plot rife with mystery, ambition, romance and humor
William Shakespeare's A Midsummer night's dream by Michael Hoffman( visu )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 1,965 libraries worldwide
In the village of Monte Athena in Italy at the turn of the 19th century, necklines are high, parents are rigid, and marriage is seldom a matter of love. Thus, Demetrius and Lysander both want Hermia but she only has eyes for Lysander, while her father wants only Demetrius for his son-in-law. Poor Helena burns hot for Demetrius, who avoids her like the plague. Meanwhile, fairy king Oberon is engaged in a battle of wits with his queen, Titania, and has commanded a trick of Puck, which naturally goes horribly wrong. They are all in the enchanted wood on a midsummer's eve, coming out in the end charged with a gift from the fairies--an enchanted eroticism--that sweeps them away to bed chambers and weddings. The film celebrates love's ability to alter reality while quietly acknowledging that any attempt to portray the feeling of love ultimately falls short
A league of their own by Penny Marshall( visu )
11 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and held by 1,724 libraries worldwide
In 1943, a washed-up ballplayer is hired to coach in the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League while the male pros are at war. Reluctant at first, he finds himself drawn back into the game by the heart and heroics of his team. Based on a true story
Fracture by Gregory Hoblit( visu )
34 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,669 libraries worldwide
D.A. Willy Beachum believes a conviction is a slam dunk. Ted Crawford brutally murdered his wife and calmly waited for the police to arrest him with the weapon and a signed confession. Beachum searches for the truth as the case completely unravels
Eight Men Out by Sanford/Pillsbury( visu )
12 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in English and German and held by 1,651 libraries worldwide
Film about the infamous 1919 Chicago White Sox scandal. The young, idealistic White Sox players who, despite being pennant winners, are treated with disdain by their penny-pinching owner/manager. Ripe for a money-making scheme, the demoralized team agrees to throw the World Series. But when they're defeated, a couple of sports writers smell a fix and a national scandal explodes
The second best exotic Marigold Hotel by John Madden( visu )
6 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 1,508 libraries worldwide
As the Best Exotic Marigold Hotel has only a single remaining vacancy - posing a rooming predicament for two fresh arrivals - Sonny pursues his expansionist dream of opening a second hotel
The Tempest by Julie Taymor( visu )
14 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,407 libraries worldwide
Exiled to a magical island, the sorceress Prospera conjures up a storm that shipwrecks her enemies, and then unleashes her powers for revenge
The whistleblower ( visu )
23 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,250 libraries worldwide
When Nebraska cop Kathryn Bolkovac accepts a U.N. peacekeeper position in post-war Bosnia, she discovers a deadly sex trafficking ring. Risking her own life to save the lives of others, she uncovers an international conspiracy that is determined to stop her, no matter the cost. With masterful acting and a heart-racing plot, an acclaimed film inspired by actual events. Bonus features included
The miracle worker by Arthur Penn( visu )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 1,188 libraries worldwide
The contemporary version of the classic true story of Helen Keller and Annie Sullivan
O pioneers! by Glenn Jordan( visu )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and held by 1,102 libraries worldwide
At the turn of the century, an immigrant's daughter inherits her family's Nebraska farm & her father's fierce love for the land. Fifteen years later she has made the family a fortune through her canny management of the farm, but has never forgotten the young man who left the prairie to seek his fortune
Howl by Robert P Epstein( visu )
30 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,086 libraries worldwide
"Every word in this film was spoken by the actual people portrayed. In that sense this film is like a documentary. In every other sense, it is different"--Title screen. In 1957, in San Francisco, poet Allen Ginsberg has just published "Howl." This distinctive work immediately generates a great deal of controversy. Publisher Lawrence Ferlinghetti has been sued on charges of obscenity, as many feel the poem is simply too explicit for publication (it contains strong language and frank references to homosexuality). When prosecutor Ralph McIntosh and defender Jake Ehrlich go head to head in front of Judge Clayton Horn, freedom of expression hangs in the balance. For the author, filled with the heady joy of poetic success, the trial demands the courage of being Allen Ginsberg--himself
The Supreme Court by David Strathairn( visu )
6 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 1,023 libraries worldwide
Volume 2 : This video explores the issues before the Court during the period after the Civil War through to the late 1930's. It was a time of unprecedented economic growth and the conflict between capital and labor was rife. As corporations became more powerful they found an unlikely ally in the Supreme Court
The river wild by Curtis Hanson( visu )
23 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,014 libraries worldwide
A woman's skills and courage are put to the ultimate test when an encounter with three mysterious strangers turns her family's white water rafting trip into a living hell
 
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Alternative Names
David Strathairn acteur américain
David Strathairn actor estadounidense
David Strathairn aktor amerykański
David Strathairn Amerikaans acteur
David Strathairn amerikansk skådespelare
David Strathairn amerikansk skodespelar
David Strathairn amerikansk skuespiller
David Strathairn attore statunitense
David Strathairn US-amerikanischer Film- und Fernsehschauspieler
David Strathairn yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä
Dejvid Stratern
Devid Streteyrn
Russell Strathairn, David 1949-
Strathairn, David Russell 1949-
Девід Стретейрн
Дејвид Стратерн
Дэвид Стрэтэйрн
Դևիդ Սթրեթհեյրն
דייוויד סטראתיירן
ديفيد ستراثيرن
دیوید استراترن بازیگر آمریکایی
데이비드 스트라선
デヴィッド・ストラザーン
大衛·史崔森
Languages
English (312)
German (23)
Spanish (21)
French (14)
Italian (6)
Multiple languages (2)
Chinese (1)
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