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Ormond, Julia

Overview
Works: 172 works in 623 publications in 8 languages and 26,788 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Made-for-TV movies  Biographical television programs  Television adaptations  Juvenile works  Political fiction  Biography  Personal narratives 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Artist, Other, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Publications about Julia Ormond
Publications by Julia Ormond
Most widely held works about Julia Ormond
 
Most widely held works by Julia Ormond
The curious case of Benjamin Button by David Fincher( visu )
28 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 2,768 libraries worldwide
Daisy Fuller Williams is on her deathbed in a New Orleans hospital the day that Hurricane Katrina hits. At her side is her adult daughter, Caroline. Daisy asks Caroline to read to her aloud from the diary of Daisy's lifelong friend, Benjamin Button. Benjamin's diary recounts his entire extraordinary life. The unusual aspect of his life is that he is ages backwards, being born an old man. He is diagnosed with several aged diseases at birth and thus given little chance of survival. He does survive and gets younger with time. Abandoned by Thomas Button, his biological father, after Benjamin's biological mother died in childbirth. Benjamin was raised by Queenie, a black woman and caregiver at a seniors home. Daisy's grandmother was a resident, which is where she first met Benjamin. Although separated through the years, Daisy and Benjamin remain in contact throughout their lives, reconnecting in their forties when in age they finally match up. Some of the revelations in Benjamin's diary are difficult for Caroline to read
Legends of the fall by Edward Zwick( visu )
27 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 2,572 libraries worldwide
The story of the Ludlow family of Montana, spanning the first three decades of the 20th century
Temple Grandin ( visu )
12 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and Polish and held by 2,207 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
Iron jawed angels ( visu )
11 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 2,080 libraries worldwide
The dramatized story of Alice Paul and Lucy Burns, leaders of the suffragist women who fought for the passage of the 19th Amendment. They broke from the mainstream women's rights movement to create a more activist wing, daring to push the boundaries to secure women's voting rights in 1920
Kit Kittredge an American girl by Patricia Rozema( visu )
14 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 1,964 libraries worldwide
A young girl enlists the help of her friends to solve a robbery in her home that threatens to put her family's house into foreclosure, after her father leaves town to look for work and her mother takes in borders to make ends meet
My week with Marilyn by Simon Curtis( visu )
17 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,941 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
First Knight by Jerry Zucker( visu )
32 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and held by 1,850 libraries worldwide
This is a new vision of King Arthur's Camelot. A vision of breathtaking battles, heart-pounding courage, of the undeniable love that brought an entire kingdom to its knees ... and the undying passion that made it live forever
Sabrina by Billy Wilder( visu )
41 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,536 libraries worldwide
Comedy in which the daughter of the chauffeur for an immensely wealthy family returns from Paris and dazzles the family's two sons
Animal farm by John Halas( visu )
13 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 1,246 libraries worldwide
This rendering of Orwell's classic is set in the beautiful Irish countryside and populated with a wide variety of barnyard animals. Chaos ensues when the animals take over the farm
The music never stopped ( visu )
3 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and German and held by 703 libraries worldwide
Father and son find a connection through the music that embodied the generation gap of the 1960s. The soundtrack features the Grateful Dead, Bob Dylan, Crosby Stills and Nash, and many more
Mad men ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 698 libraries worldwide
Returning for its sixth season, Mad Men explores the glamorous and ego-driven 'golden age' of advertising in late 1960s New York City. Don Draper and the rest of the cast continue to captivate as they deal with the aftereffects of adultery, divorce, a merger, and an ever-changing social climate
Smilla's sense of snow ( visu )
17 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 687 libraries worldwide
When a young boy from Greenland falls from the top of the house Smilla lives in, she suspects that this was not an accident. As she begins to investigate, she is pulled deeper and deeper into a conspiracy that could very well mean her death
Che by Steven Soderbergh( visu )
12 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 660 libraries worldwide
Part 1. On November 26, 1956, Fidel Castro sails to Cuba with eighty rebels. One of those rebels is Ernesto 'Che' Guevara, an Argentine doctor who shares a common goal with Fidel Castro - to overthrow the corrupt dictatorship of Fulgencio Batista. Part 2. After the Cuban Revolution, Ernesto 'Che' Guevara is at the height of his fame and power. Then he disappears, re-emerging incognito in Bolivia, where he organizes a small group of Cuban comrades and Bolivian recruits to start the great Latin American Revolution. The story of the Bolivian campaign is a tale of tenacity, sacrifice, idealism, and guerrilla warfare that ultimately fails, bringing Che to his death
The Nazi officer's wife ( visu )
7 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 614 libraries worldwide
One Jewish woman's true story of surviving the Holocaust by marrying a Nazi officer. This documentary provides a unique perspective in its story of defiance and strength
Traffik ( visu )
7 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in English and held by 592 libraries worldwide
"From the fields of Pakistan through the docks of Hamburg to the halls of London's power elite, this epic drama crosses continents and cultures to portray the dark and dangerous world of international drug smuggling. The intersecting stories of vivid characters-- a British minister with a drug-addicted daughter, the wife of a German businessman whose husband is arrested for drug trafficking, and a Pakistani farmer struggling to live off his land-- spin a powerful web of intrigue and emotion"--AcornMedia WWW p
I know who killed me ( visu )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 434 libraries worldwide
Aubrey Fleming is a bright and promising young woman with friends and family. One night, she unexpectedly disappears. Two weeks later she is found unconscious in the middle of the woods. When she comes to, her loved ones realize she has forgotten her identity and the personality living in her body is Dakota Moss, a character that Aubrey created in one of her stories for an English assignment. Dakota denies ever being Aubrey, but knows that they look identical. Now, Dakota must try to unravel the mystery of how her and Aubrey co-exist and find out who abducted Aubrey that night
Che. Partie un, l'Argentin ( visu )
4 editions published in 2009 in Spanish and English and held by 411 libraries worldwide
On November 26, 1956, Fidel Castro sails to Cuba with eighty rebels. One of those rebels is Ernesto 'Che' Guevara, an Argentine doctor who shares a common goal with Fidel Castro - to overthrow the corrupt dictatorship of Fulgencio Batista
Surveillance by Jennifer Chambers Lynch( visu )
14 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 410 libraries worldwide
It has not been a good day. When Federal Officers Elizabeth Anderson and Sam Hallaway arrive at Captain Billing's office, they have three sets of stories to figure out and a string of vicious murders to consider. One zealot cop, a strung out junkie and an eight year old girl all sit in testimony to the roadside rampage, but as the Feds begin to expose the fragile little details each witness conceals so carefully with a well practiced lie, they soon discover that uncovering 'the truth' can come at a very big cost
Varian's war ( visu )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 302 libraries worldwide
The story of Varian Fry. During World War II, he constructed an elaborate underground rescue network saving some of the most influential figures of that era, including painter Marc Chagall
Albatross ( visu )
3 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 268 libraries worldwide
17-year-old Emelia, who believes she is following in the footsteps of her great-grandfather Sir Arthur Conan Doyle by pursuing a writing career, takes a job at a B&B owned by former writer Jonathan Fischer and run by his wife Joa. Sensing emerging talent in Emelia, Jonathan begins to tutor her, leading to a relationship that soon develops into a secret affair. Meanwhile, bookish daughter Beth Fishcher finds an unlikely friend in the free-spirited Emelia
 
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Alternative Names
Ormond, Džulija
Ormond, Džulija 1965-
Ormond, Julia Karin
Languages
English (236)
Spanish (17)
German (9)
French (7)
Italian (1)
Polish (1)
Multiple languages (1)
Russian (1)
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