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Grant, Hugh

Overview
Works: 366 works in 1,629 publications in 10 languages and 40,900 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  History  Romantic comedy films  Reality television programs  Film and video adaptations  Television adaptations  Humor  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other, Honoree, Singer, Creator, Author of introduction, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Hugh Grant
Publications by Hugh Grant
Most widely held works by Hugh Grant
Sense and sensibility by Ang Lee( visu )
93 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 3,746 libraries worldwide
Tells of the Dashwood sisters, sensible Elinor and passionate Marianne, whose chances at marriage seem doomed by their family's sudden loss of fortune
Bridget Jones's diary by Helen Fielding( visu )
107 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 2,845 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
Love actually by Richard Curtis( visu )
61 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 2,537 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
Four weddings and a funeral by Mike Newell( visu )
90 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 2,461 libraries worldwide
A British man falls for an American woman, who he meets at the first of a long series of weddings
About a boy by Nick Hornby( visu )
52 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 2,451 libraries worldwide
Will is a good-looking, smooth-talking bachelor whose primary goal in life is to avoid any kind of responsibility. So he decides to invent an imaginary son in order to meet attractive single moms. Will gets a lesson about life from a bright but hopelessly geeky 12-year-old named Marcus. Now, as Will struggles to teach Marcus the art of being cool, Marcus teaches Will that you are never too cool to grow up
Notting Hill by Roger Michell( visu )
91 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 2,357 libraries worldwide
The world's most famous movie star falls in love with a small-time bookstore owner
Two weeks notice by Sandra Bullock( visu )
29 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,274 libraries worldwide
Lucy Kelson, Chief Counsel for the Wade Corporation, one of New York City's top commercial real estate developers. She's a brilliant lawyer with a sharp, strategic mind. She also has an ulcer and doesn't get much sleep. It's not the job that's getting to her. It's her millionaire boss, George Wade. Handsome, charming and undeniably self-absorbed, he treats her more like a nanny than a Harvard Law grad and can barely choose a tie without her help. Now, after five years of calling the shots-on everything from his clothes to his divorce settlements, Lucy Kelson is calling it quits
Music and lyrics by Marc Lawrence( visu )
36 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 2,114 libraries worldwide
Alex Fletcher is a washed-up 80s pop star who has been reduced to working the nostalgia circuit of county fairs and amusement parks. The charismatic and talented musician gets a chance at a comeback when reigning pop diva Cora Corman invites him to write and record a duet with her
Bridget Jones the edge of reason by Helen Fielding( visu )
30 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,875 libraries worldwide
London-based thirty-something Bridget Jones continues her romantic relationship with Mark Darcy, despite many humorous complications
Cloud atlas by Tom Tykwer( visu )
20 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,819 libraries worldwide
An exploration of how the actions of individual lives impact one another in the past, present and future, as one soul is shaped from a killer into a hero, and an act of kindness ripples across centuries to inspire a revolution. The story is a time-shifting weave of six interlinking narratives, with diverse settings from the savagery of a Pacific Island in the 1850s to a dystopian Korea of the near future
The pirates! band of misfits ( visu )
28 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,634 libraries worldwide
After years of humiliation and failed attempts to win the Pirate of the Year Award, Pirate Captain and his oddball crew go on a race to pillage the most booty. They soon cross paths with scientist Charles Darwin, who persuades the Captain that the crew's 'parrot,' Polly, could be the answer to the riches they are searching for
Did you hear about the Morgans? by Marc Lawrence( visu )
22 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 1,404 libraries worldwide
Meryl and Paul Morgan are a highly successful Manhattan couple. Their almost perfect lives have only one notable failure - their dissolving marriage. But they witness a murder and become the targets of a contract killer. The Feds, protecting their witnesses, whisk them from their beloved New York to a tiny town in Wyoming, and a relationship that was on the rocks threatens to end completely, unless with their new Blackberry-free lives, the Morgans can slow down the pace and rekindle their passion
Nine months by Chris Columbus( visu )
19 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,148 libraries worldwide
The news that his girlfriend is expecting a baby sends Sam, an unflappable child psychologist, into a panic. Torn between advice given by a well-meaning but over-bearing couple and his confirmed bachelor buddy, Sam is in serious danger of losing his mind and his girlfriend
American dreamz by Paul Weitz( visu )
17 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and German and held by 1,145 libraries worldwide
"American Dreamz" is a wildly popular television singing contest program that has captured the country's attention. This new season showcases a competition between Sally, a young Midwestern gal and Omer, a showtunes-loving young man from Orange County. The recently depressed President of the United States wants in on the craze and signs up for the potentially explosive season finale
Maurice by James Ivory( visu )
57 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 1,063 libraries worldwide
E.M. Forrester's story of two Edwardian-era Cambridge students that fall in love, but must make difficult choices between abiding by British society's strict norms regarding homosexuality and following through on their feelings
The Englishman who went up a hill but came down a mountain by Christopher Monger( visu )
39 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 937 libraries worldwide
A young man offends an entire town by declaring their mountain-- a prized local landmark-- to be a "hill." The eccentric and funny townspeople rally around their "mountain" and a fiery young woman charms the puzzled out-of-town cartographer into seeing things their way
Small time crooks by Woody Allen( visu )
39 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 861 libraries worldwide
Ray is an ex-convict who is married to Frenchy, a former stripper. Ray concocts a scheme to rob a bank by digging a tunnel from a defunct pizza place next door. As a cover, Frenchy opens a cookie shop in the storefront while Ray digs in the back. Ray's burglary is a failure, but Frenchy's cookies are a rousing success, and within a year the store has spawned a nationwide franchise that makes both rich. However, while Ray wants to move to Miami and bask in the sun, nouveau riche Frenchy now aspires to join high society, with posh art dealer David as her guide
Mickey Blue Eyes ( visu )
16 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 842 libraries worldwide
Michael Felgate, a Manhattan art auctioneer, is eager to marry Gina, a schoolteacher he's been dating for three months. Gina's father is a gangster who extracts money for the mob, and he starts to put pressure on Michael, using the auction house as a money laundering scam for dubious artwork
Impromptu by James Lapine( visu )
16 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 776 libraries worldwide
Brazenly forward George Sand and frail, romantic Frederic Chopin are drawn together as lovers by an unnerving bond that cannot be broken despite the best efforts of those around them to keep them apart
Restoration by Michael Hoffman( visu )
10 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 680 libraries worldwide
In 17th century Britain, a young man seduced by the wealth and indolence of the Restoration court, finds redemption of sorts through the love of a woman
 
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Alternative Names
Grant, Hugh John
Grant, Hugh John Mungo, 1960-
Grant, Hughie
Grant, Hughie 1960-
グラント, ヒュー
休葛蘭
Languages
English (680)
German (55)
French (53)
Spanish (42)
Multiple languages (13)
Japanese (4)
Italian (4)
Chinese (3)
Turkish (1)
Russian (1)
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