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Curtis, Richard 1956-

Overview
Works: 451 works in 1,469 publications in 12 languages and 29,618 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Film adaptations  Romance films  Television comedies  Animal films  War films  Television series  Science fiction films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Director, Author, Producer, Scenarist, Restager, Bibliographic antecedent, Conceptor, Creator, Performer, Film editor, Contributor, fmd, Actor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Publications about Richard Curtis
Publications by Richard Curtis
Most widely held works about Richard Curtis
 
Most widely held works by Richard Curtis
War horse by Steven Spielberg( visu )
26 editions published in 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,942 libraries worldwide
Set in rural England and Europe during the First World War, the story begins with the friendship between a horse named Joey and a young man called Albert, who tames and trains him. When they are forcefully parted, the film follows the journey of the horse as he moves through the war, changing and inspiring the lives of all those he meets; British cavalry, German soldiers, and a French farmer and his granddaughter
Love actually by Richard Curtis( visu )
70 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 2,833 libraries worldwide
It's all about love and holiday cheer in London. The Prime Minister is smitten with his caterer; a widower's young son nurses the ultimate schoolboy crush; a writer falls for his Portuguese housekeeper; a devoted wife and mother copes with her potentially unfaithful husband; and a lovelorn American is desperately attracted to a colleague
Bridget Jones's diary by Sharon Maguire( visu )
68 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 2,394 libraries worldwide
In her mid-thirties, still single and still being set up with dates by her mom, Bridget decides she needs to make a change in her life. She falls for her boss who uses her and then dumps her. In the meantime, Bridget keeps running into the divorced guy her mom tried to set her up with, and he happens to be ex-friends with her boss. She uses her diary as a confessional and she begins to wonder if she will ever find true love
About time by Richard Curtis( visu )
39 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,897 libraries worldwide
"The night after another unsatisfactory New Year party, Tim's ... father ... tells his son that the men in his family have always had the ability to travel through time. Tim can't change history, but he can change what happens and has happened in his own life--so he decides to make his world a better place-- by getting a girlfriend ... But as his unusual life progresses, Tim finds out thathis unique gift can't save him from the sorrows and ups and downs that affect all familes, everywhere ... in the end, making the most of life may not need time travel at all"--Container
Notting Hill by Roger Michell( visu )
52 editions published between 1998 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 1,872 libraries worldwide
The world's most famous movie star falls in love with a small-time bookstore owner
The vicar of Dibley ( visu )
26 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 1,457 libraries worldwide
Includes all the episodes from series one. The village of Dibley is in need of a new vicar and they are sent the Reverend Geraldine Granger
Four Weddings and a Funeral by Richard Curtis( visu )
66 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,451 libraries worldwide
A British man falls for an American woman, after he meets her at the first of a long series of weddings
Pirate radio ( visu )
11 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,245 libraries worldwide
A rogue band of DJs captivate Britain in the 1960s. The music they play defines a generation and the DJs stand up to a government that, incomprehensibly, preferred jazz. The Count is a big, brash, American god of the airwaves; Quentin is the boss of Radio Rock. Radio rock is a pirate radio station situated in the middle of the North Atlantic that's populated by an eclectic crew of rock and roll DJs that include: Gavin, the greatest DJ in Britain who has just returned from his drug tour of America who wants to reclaim his rightful position; Dave, an ironic, intelligent and cruelly funny co-broadcaster; and a fearsome British government official out for blood against the drug takers and lawbreakers of a once-great nation
Bridget Jones : the edge of reason by Helen Fielding( visu )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 1,119 libraries worldwide
London-based thirty-something Bridget Jones continues her romantic relationship with Mark Darcy, despite many humorous complications
Doctor Who ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 754 libraries worldwide
After his explosive regeneration, the Eleventh Doctor awakes to discover his TARDIS is about to crash. After falling from the sky, he pulls himself out of the wreckage to come face-to-face with young Amy Pond. The Doctor promises to take Amy to the stars. But first they must divert an alien plot that could destroy the Earth. The Doctor makes good his promise, and Amy boards the regenerated TARDIS, ready to take to the stars on a series of wild adventures that will change her life
The girl in the café ( visu )
10 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 710 libraries worldwide
Lawrence is a shy civil servant working for the Chancellor of the Exchequer. He meets the mysterious Gina in a cafe opposite Downing Street, and invites her to accompany him on a romantic mini-break to the G8 meeting in Reykjavik, Iceland
Mary and Martha ( visu )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 443 libraries worldwide
Two very different women, an upscale American named Mary and a middle-class Englishwoman named Martha, form an unlikely bond following the losses of their only children from malaria contracted in Africa. Battling their lingering grief and the strains on their marriages, the two work together to raise awareness of malaria while recovering their sense of purpose. A story of how ordinary people can make a difference in influencing social policy and affecting positive change
Rowan Atkinson is Mr. Bean : the whole Bean ( visu )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 403 libraries worldwide
Mr. Bean's unique approach to life and his fellow human beings is sure to provoke laughter
The Vicar of Dibley ( visu )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 398 libraries worldwide
The handsome stranger: Gerry is fed up with all the "townies" buying weekend cottages in Dibley. Then she meets one particularly charming newcomer. The vicar in white: After presiding over the marriages of hundred of other people, it appears Gerry's big day has finally arrived
Trash by Stephen Daldry( visu )
14 editions published in 2015 in 5 languages and held by 383 libraries worldwide
Set in Brazil, three kids who make a discovery in a garbage dump soon find themselves running from the cops and trying to right a terrible wrong
Love actually by Richard Curtis( Book )
46 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 334 libraries worldwide
It's all about love and holiday cheer in London. The Prime Minister is smitten with his caterer; a widower's young son nurses the ultimate schoolboy crush; a writer falls for his Portuguese housekeeper; a devoted wife and mother copes with her potentially unfaithful husband; and a lovelorn American is desperately attracted to a colleague
The Berrigan brothers; the story of Daniel and Philip Berrigan by Richard Curtis( Book )
3 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 312 libraries worldwide
Blackadder remastered ( visu )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 304 libraries worldwide
Episodes of the comedy serial about the terminally treacherous Edmund, Duke of Edinburgh (alias The Black Adder) following him through time and English history from the 15th century to World War I
Robbie the Reindeer ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 304 libraries worldwide
Hooves of fire: Robbie is Rudolph's son, and Pop is keen to see his lovable, but lazy, progeny follow in his famous hoof prints. Robbie has to get in shape for the Reindeer Games, where he'll have the chance to show Santa whether he has the right stuff or not. Legend of the lost tribe: A group of reindeer have set up a tourist business offering guided tours. When an accident occurs, Robbie believes he was saved by a long lost tribe of Vikings
Bean : the ultimate disaster Movie by Mel Smith( visu )
35 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 291 libraries worldwide
Mr. Bean is sent on a mission to California to escort the world famous painting of "Whistler's Mother" to its new home in the Grierson Gallery. What the gallery owner, one of the richest men in America, and his curator David Langley believe, is that Mr. Bean is Dr. Bean, a renowned art expert. In fact he is just a sleepy-headed, wildly eccentric museum guard. He is also the clumsiest, craziest, wackiest, wildest, most bizarre character they have ever come across, and certainly not someone you would entrust one of the world's most valuable paintings to
 
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Alternative Names
Curtis, R.
Curtis, Richard Wahalley Anthony.
Curtis, Richard Wahalley Anthony 1956-
Ricardus Curtis
Richard Curtis neuseeländischer Drehbuchautor
Richard Curtis Nieuw-Zeelands filmregisseur
Richard Curtis sceneggiatore, regista e attore britannico
Ричард Кёртис
Ричард Къртис
ریچارد کرتیس
रिचर्ड कर्टिस
리처드 커티스
커티스, 리차드 1956-
커티스, 리처드 1956-
カーチス, リチャード
カーティス, リチャード
リチャード・カーティス
李察·寇蒂斯
理查德·柯蒂斯
Languages
English (379)
Spanish (44)
French (18)
German (12)
Multiple languages (9)
Italian (8)
Portuguese (6)
Dutch (4)
Turkish (2)
Hungarian (1)
Chinese (1)
Danish (1)
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