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Curtis, Richard 1956-

Overview
Works: 503 works in 1,672 publications in 13 languages and 28,936 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television comedies  Romantic comedy films  History  Film and video adaptations  Comedy films  Television programs  Humor  Fiction 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Author, Director, Producer, Scenarist, Restager, Bibliographic antecedent, Conceptor, Creator, Performer, Film editor, Interviewee, Contributor, fmd
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 )
112 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 2,860 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 )
19 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 2,822 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 Helen Fielding( visu )
42 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,222 libraries worldwide
In Fielding's reinterpretation of Austen's Pride and Prejudice, slightly overweight 30-something London single woman Bridget Jones (Zellweger) is goodhearted, insecure, bumbling, and desperate-to-be-attached. On New Year's Day Bridget resolves to cut down on alcohol, cigarettes, and sweets, lose 20 pounds, and find a man, all while recording her progress and thoughts in a journal. She soon catches the eye of Daniel Cleaver (Grant) and Mark Darcy (Firth)-- and must discover whether either man is her Mr. Right
Notting Hill by Richard Curtis( visu )
71 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,868 libraries worldwide
La jaquette indique : "William Thacker est propriétaire d'une librairie au coeur de Notting Hill à Londres. Il voit un jour entrer dans sa boutique la plus célèbre star Hollywoodienne, Anna Scott. Lorsqu'elle referme la porte de la librairie derrière elle, William pense qu'il ne la reverra jamais. Mais le destin intervient et, quelques instants plus tard, il heurte Anna sur Portobello Road. Ainsi débute une histoire d'amour et d'aventure dans Londres W11. Avec l'aide de son co-locataire balourd Spike et de ses vieux amis Max et Bella, William cherche le visage qu'il ne peut oublier..."
About time ( visu )
24 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,732 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
Pirate radio ( visu )
7 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,239 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 Beeban Kidron( visu )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 1,070 libraries worldwide
London-based thirty-something Bridget Jones continues her romantic relationship with Mark Darcy, despite many humorous complications
Black Adder the complete collector's set by Richard Curtis( visu )
60 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 995 libraries worldwide
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
Doctor Who by Matt Smith( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 732 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 )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 719 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
Four weddings and a funeral by Richard Curtis( visu )
71 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 630 libraries worldwide
Romance of two people whose relationship develops over the course of four weddings and a funeral
The vicar of Dibley the divine collection ( visu )
26 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 543 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
Mary and Martha ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 436 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
Four weddings and a funeral by Cherry Gilchrist( Book )
59 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 432 libraries worldwide
Retelling of the novelization of the British romantic comedy film about friendship, love and marriage in 1990s England. Charles and Carrie's relationship develops over the course of four weddings and a funeral. Includes activities
Rowan Atkinson is Mr. Bean the whole Bean ( visu )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 424 libraries worldwide
Mr. Bean's unique approach to life and his fellow human beings is sure to provoke laughter
The vicar of Dibley ( visu )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 412 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
The vicar of Dibley ( visu )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 404 libraries worldwide
Presents the second season of the popular BBC television series "The Vicar of Dibley", in which a female vicar with a sharp wit and a laid-back attitude brings new ideas to a rural British community
The vicar of Dibley ( visu )
8 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 399 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
The Vicar of Dibley ( visu )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 384 libraries worldwide
Dawn French dons her cassock and collar once more for two very special episodes. 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!
Love actually by Richard Curtis( Book )
46 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 330 libraries worldwide
Roman om en række vidt forskellige mennesker og deres sjove, rørende og besværlige vej til kærligheden
 
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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
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 (502)
Spanish (28)
German (10)
Multiple languages (10)
French (6)
Italian (4)
Hungarian (3)
Polish (3)
Japanese (2)
Dutch (2)
Chinese (1)
Portuguese (1)
Turkish (1)
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