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Grant, Hugh

Overview
Works: 436 works in 1,765 publications in 10 languages and 42,152 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  History  Humor  Fiction  Comedy films  Film sequels  Romantic comedy films  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, vac, Other, Honoree, Creator, Contributor, Author of introduction, Singer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 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 )
62 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 3,658 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 )
73 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,895 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 7 languages and held by 2,640 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
About a boy by Nick Hornby( visu )
55 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 2,541 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
Four weddings and a funeral by Richard Curtis( visu )
100 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 2,471 libraries worldwide
A British man falls for an American woman, who he meets at the first of a long series of weddings
Notting Hill by Roger Michell( visu )
89 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,383 libraries worldwide
Anna Scott, a famous movie star and William Thacker, a travel bookstore owner meet for the first time and wonder if they can fall in love while the whole world is watching
Two weeks notice by Marc Lawrence( visu )
34 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,322 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 ( visu )
29 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,176 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. The only problem is that Alex has not written a song in years, he has never written lyrics, and what's worse, he has to come up with a hit in a matter of days. Sophie Fisher is Alex's beguilingly quirky plant lady, whose flair for words strikes a chord with the struggling songwriter. On the rebound from a bad relationship with the newly famous novelist Sloan Cates, Sophie is reluctant to collaborate with anyone, especially commitment-phobe Alex. As their chemistry heats up at the piano, Alex and Sophie will have to face their fears and the music if they want to find the love and success they both deserve
Cloud atlas by Tom Tykwer( visu )
24 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,037 libraries worldwide
Sechs Schicksale in 500 Jahren und doch ein einziges Abenteuer, in dem all unsere Helden in Vergangenheit, Gegenwart und Zukunft aufs engste miteinander verbunden sind. Im Mittelpunkt steht ein Verbrecher, der sich über die Jahrhunderte hinweg wandelt und schliesslich zum Retter der Menschheit wird. Cloud Atlas ist ein bildgewaltiges Epos über die unendlichen Möglichkeiten des Lebens, in dem jedes Verbrechen und jede gute Tat Einfluss auf die Entwicklung der Welt haben.(Quelle: Cover)
Bridget Jones the edge of reason by Beeban Kidron( visu )
33 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,940 libraries worldwide
Not that Bridget is counting, but it's been six wonderful weeks, four fabulous days, and seven percious hours with one flawless boyfriend, Mark. But when mischievous and devilishly charming Daniel arrives on the scene claiming to be a reformed man, can Bridget find a way to make true love last forever?
The pirates! band of misfits by Peter Lord( visu )
22 editions published in 2012 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,702 libraries worldwide
"Set sail for a fun-filled voyage of hilarious pirate antics with the biggest Band of Misfits on the seven seas! When the infamous Pirate Captain is shunned once again by his rivals Black Bellamy and Cutlass Liz, he sets his sights to win the coveted Pirate of the Year Award! With his trusted dodo, Polly and rag-tag crew at his side, the Pirate Captain will need to battle a diabolical queen, save a young sclentist and never lose sight of what a pirate loves best: Adventure!"--Container
Did you hear about the Morgans? by Marc Lawrence( visu )
22 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 1,499 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 )
21 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,203 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 )
16 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and German and held by 1,184 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 )
63 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 1,045 libraries worldwide
E.M. Forrester's story of two Edwardian-era Cambridge graduates that fall in love, but must abide by British society's strict norms regarding homosexuality
The Englishman who went up a hill but came down a mountain by Christopher Monger( visu )
20 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 915 libraries worldwide
A young man offend 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-towners into seeing things their way
Mickey Blue Eyes ( visu )
17 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 835 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 out the squeeze on Michael, using the auction house as money laundering scam for dubious artwork
Small time crooks ( visu )
17 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 788 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
Impromptu by James Lapine( visu )
16 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 769 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 )
11 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and held by 664 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 (677)
German (36)
Spanish (19)
French (15)
Multiple languages (13)
Italian (8)
Japanese (2)
Chinese (1)
Turkish (1)
Russian (1)
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