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Curtis, Richard 1956-

Overview
Works: 456 works in 2,010 publications in 12 languages and 31,252 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Film adaptations  Romance films  Television comedies  War films  Animal films  Television programs  Television series 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Director, Author, Producer, Scenarist, Restager, Bibliographic antecedent, Conceptor, Creator, pmn, Performer, fmd, Film editor, Actor, Contributor, Interviewee
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
Love actually by Richard Curtis( visu )
157 editions published between 1985 and 2017 in 11 languages and held by 3,200 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
War horse by Steven Spielberg( visu )
38 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,990 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
Bridget Jones's diary by Sharon Maguire( visu )
93 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 2,506 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. DVD
Notting Hill by Richard Curtis( visu )
96 editions published between 1997 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 1,955 libraries worldwide
Anna Scott is the world's most famous movie star. Her picture has been plastered on the cover of every magazine and every time she makes a move, the entire world knows about it. William Thacker owns a travel bookstore in the quaint neighborhood of Notting Hill with a roommate from hell and a nonexistent love life. When their paths cross, the couple comes to face with the ultimate question: can two people fall in love with the whole world watching?
About time by Richard Curtis( visu )
49 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,918 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 that this unique gift can't save him from the sorrows and ups and downs that affect all families, everywhere ... in the end, making the most of life may not need time travel at all"--Container
The vicar of Dibley ( visu )
40 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,709 libraries worldwide
The sleepy English village of Dibley is plunged into an uproar when its new vicar turns out to be a woman. And not just any woman, but the unconventional Geraldine Granger who brings her own earthy spirit and humor to the pulpit
Four Weddings and a Funeral by Mike Newell( visu )
100 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,479 libraries worldwide
Charles has found the perfect woman in Carrie, who he keeps running into at weddings
Pirate radio ( visu )
13 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and French and held by 1,227 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 by Beeban Kidron( visu )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 1,162 libraries worldwide
After weeks of being in a relationship with Mark Darcy, Bridget Jones is tempted by the charm of Daniel Cleaver
Doctor Who ( visu )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 789 libraries worldwide
The Doctor and his companion Amy Pond travel around the universe and through time to battle evil aliens
The girl in the café by David Yates( visu )
11 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 706 libraries worldwide
A touching love story with a powerful humanitarian message. Lawrence, an aging, lonely civil servant, falls for Gina, an enigmatic young woman. When he takes her to the G8 Summit in Reykjavik, however, their bond is tested by Lawrence's obligations
Bean : the Movie by Mel Smith( visu )
36 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 557 libraries worldwide
Da The Royal National Gallery i London bliver bedt om at sende en ekspert til indvielsen af et kostbart maleri i Los Angeles, øjner de chancen for at slippe af med deres mest upopulære ansatte, Mr. Bean. Og på kort tid lykkes det ham at ødelægge stort set alt hvad han kommer i nærheden af, inklusiv sin værts karriere og ægteskab samt USA's mest berømte maleri
Mary and Martha by Hilary Swank( visu )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 448 libraries worldwide
Hilary Swank and Brenda Blethyn star as two mothers brought together by tragedy in this drama written by Richard Curtis and directed by Philip Noyce. Mary (Swank) loses her young son, George (Lux Hanley-Jardine), to malaria after taking him on an African adventure. Martha (Blethyn)'s son, Ben (Sam Claflin), also dies from the disease after doing voluntary work at a Mozambique orphanage. After reacting differently to their grief - Mary returns to the US to campaign for greater awareness of the disease, while Martha journeys to Africa to work at her son's orphanage - the two women eventually come together and embark on a shared journey to change things for the better
Black Adder : the complete collector's set ( visu )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 418 libraries worldwide
The comedy serial about the terminally treacherous Edmund Blackadder, through his many incarnations
Trash by Stephen Daldry( visu )
18 editions published between 2014 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 407 libraries worldwide
På en af Rio de Janeiros lossepladser finder 14-årige Raphael en pung med ikke så få penge. Men pungen indeholder også en kode. Sammen med to andre gadebørn prøver Raphael med livet som indsats at knække koden. Med en sadistisk politiofficers iskolde, korrumperede ånde i nakken!
The Vicar of Dibley by British Broadcasting Corporation( visu )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 407 libraries worldwide
Dawn French dons her cassock and collar once more for two very special episodes of The Vicar of Dibley, one of the BBC's most popular comedies. It boasts the brilliant comic writing of Richard Curtis (Love Actually, Bridget Jones's Diary) and a gifted ensemble cast including Emma Chambers (Notting Hill) and Richard Armitage (BBC's Robin Hood). The Handsome Stranger - Gerry is fed up with all the "townies" buying weekend cottages in Dibley -- that is, until she meets one particularly charming newcomer. Could he be the one? Or is it Gerry's destiny to end up heartbroken in another 6-foot deep puddle? The Vicar in White - After presiding over the marriages of hundreds of other people, it appears Gerry's big day has finally arrived. Appearances can be deceptive, however, especially when the eccentric residents of Dibley are doing the planning!
Rowan Atkinson is Mr. Bean : the whole Bean ( visu )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 395 libraries worldwide
Mr. Bean's unique approach to life and his fellow human beings is sure to provoke laughter
Love actually by Richard Curtis( Book )
54 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 338 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
Blackadder remastered ( visu )
4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 322 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
Black Adder back and forth by Richard Curtis( visu )
11 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 58 libraries worldwide
It's New Year's Eve 1999 and Lord Edmund Blackadder and friends are gathered to celebrate the Millennium. As conversation turns to the future, Blackadder discloses that he has built a time machine - and to prove it works he proposes a wager of 10,000 pounds to anyone who cares to name an historical object for him to collect on his journey through time. Blackadder bids his friends farewell and steps into the time machine and he and Baldrick set upon a journey spanning centuries. Will they make it back to see the year 2000 and what sort of world will they find on their return?
 
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Alternative Names
Curtis, R.
Curtis, Richard Wahalley Anthony.
Curtis, Richard Wahalley Anthony 1956-
Riçard Kyortis
Ricardus Curtis
Richard Curtis britský scénárista, režisér a producent
Richard Curtis neuseeländischer Drehbuchautor
Richard Curtis Nieuw-Zeelands filmregisseur
Richard Curtis sceneggiatore, regista e attore britannico
Ричард Кёртис
Ричард Къртис
ריצ'רד קרטיס
ريتشارد كورتيس
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 (567)
Spanish (72)
French (28)
German (18)
Multiple languages (15)
Italian (13)
Portuguese (10)
Turkish (4)
Dutch (4)
Hungarian (3)
Chinese (2)
Danish (1)
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