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Crowe, Russell 1964-

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Works: 476 works in 2,208 publications in 10 languages and 61,225 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  History  Biographical films  Historical films  Western films  Crime films  Epic films 
Roles: Actor, Producer, Performer, Narrator, Author, fmd, Director, Creator, Other, Singer, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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A beautiful mind by Ron Howard( visu )
125 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 5,252 libraries worldwide
Dramatic biography of John Nash, a mathematical genius, who made an astonishing discovery early in his career and stood on the brink of international acclaim. But the handsome and arrogant Nash soon found himself on a painful and harrowing journey of self-discovery. After many years of struggle, he eventually triumphed over his schizophrenia, and finally, late in life, received the Nobel Prize
Gladiator by Ridley Scott( visu )
205 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 4,891 libraries worldwide
A Roman general refuses to transfer his loyalty to the new emperor, Commodus, and suffers the consequences, winding up as a gladiator in the Roman Colosseum
Master and commander the far side of the world by Peter Weir( visu )
60 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 3,808 libraries worldwide
During the Napoleonic Wars, a British frigate, the HMS Surprise, and the larger French warship, Acheron, stalk each other off of the coast of South America. Lucky Jack, as he is referred to by his crew, is well regarded by his men, who trust him implicitly, even after the first devastating battle and an apparent personal vendetta against the French captain. The ship's surgeon balances the violence of his chosen life with the quiet demeanor of the scientist. He is the captain's friend and confidant, the two frequently playing violin and cello duets together
Les Misérables by Claude-Michel Schönberg( visu )
36 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 3,240 libraries worldwide
In early 19th century France the paroled prisoner Jean Valjean seeks redemption, regains his social standing, and rises to the rank of mayor. He encounters a beautiful but desperately ill woman named Fantine and cares for her daughter, Cosette, after her death. All the while he is obsessively pursued by the policeman Javert, who vows to make him pay for the crimes of his past
L.A. confidential by Curtis Hanson( visu )
112 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 3,010 libraries worldwide
Three detectives in the corrupt and brutal L.A. police force of the 1950s use differing methods to uncover a conspiracy behind the shotgun slaying of the patrons at an all-night diner in this lush tribute to tough film-noir crime films
Cinderella Man by Russell Crowe( visu )
50 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,766 libraries worldwide
During the Great Depression, an everyday common-man hero, James J. Braddock was to become one of the most surprising sports legends in history. With the Depression going strong in the early 1930s, the impoverished ex-boxer was seemingly as broken-down and out-of-luck as the rest of the America. Driven by love and determination, he returned to the ring. He did not have much of a shot, but James was fueled by something beyond mere competition. He kept winning and suddenly, the ordinary working man became an icon who carried the hopes and dreams of the disenfranchised on his shoulders. Eventually, he rose through the ranks and went on to fight the heavyweight champ, the unstoppable Max Baer
3:10 to Yuma by James Mangold( visu )
24 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 2,485 libraries worldwide
Arizona in the late 1800s. Infamous outlaw Ben Wade and his vicious gang of thieves and murderers have plagued the Southern Railroad. When Wade is captured, Civil War veteran Dan Evans, struggling to survive on his drought-plagued ranch, volunteers to deliver him alive to the train that will take the killer to trial. On the trail, Evans and Wade, each from very different worlds, begin to earn each other's respect. But with Wade's outfit on their trail, and dangers at every turn, the mission soon becomes a violent, impossible journey toward each man's destiny
Noah by Darren Aronofsky( visu )
27 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,422 libraries worldwide
A man is appointed by God to carry out a crucial mission of rescue before a calamitous flood destroys the world
American gangster by Ridley Scott( visu )
65 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 2,375 libraries worldwide
Based on a true story, American Gangster is the story of two men: Frank Lucas, former driver, bouncer, and collector for Bumpy Johnson, the so-called Robin Hood of Harlem; and Richie Roberts, night-school lawyer, detective, and honest cop. Frank is importing heroin direct from Bangkok--by-passing the Italian and Sicilian mafia--undercutting their prices, delivering superior product, and making a fortune. Richie, loathed by cops on the take for turning in a million bucks in unmarked bills found in a suspects car, is heading a newly formed Federal investigation force for narcotics, tasked with finding and arresting North American drug kingpins. These two men are destined to meet, a meeting that will change their lives
Robin Hood by Ridley Scott( visu )
58 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 2,272 libraries worldwide
In times of tyranny and injustice when law oppresses the people, the outlaw takes his place in history. England at the turn of the 12th century was such a time. King Richard the Lionheart, bankrupt of wealth and glory, is plundering his way back to England after ten years on his crusade. In his army is an archer named Robin Longstride. This is the story of his return home where, for defending the weak against the strong, he will be condemned to live outside the law. Whether thief or hero, one man from humble beginnings will become an eternal symbol of freedom for his people. And so the legend begins
Man of Steel by Henry Cavill( visu )
27 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 2,129 libraries worldwide
"The action is plentiful and thumping; Marvel-size thrills await you and the generations of kids who still believe in Superman."--TIME Magazine
The insider by Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)( visu )
50 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,954 libraries worldwide
When former executive Jeffrey Wigand is fired by his employer, one of the largest tobacco companies in America, Wigand agrees to become a paid consultant for a story by veteran 60 minutes producer Lowell Bergman, regarding alleged unethical practices within the tobacco industry. But what begins as a temporary alliance leads to a lengthy battle for both men to save their reputations and more
State of play by kevin macdonald ( '09 ) Movie( visu )
29 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,923 libraries worldwide
A petty thief and a pizza deliveryman are gunned down in an alley. A US Congressman's assistant falls in front of a subway train - three seemingly unrelated deaths. The dead assistant was the chief researcher for Congressman Stephen Collins, spearheading hearings into the role of private security firm PointCorp. She was also his lover. Cal McAffrey, a rumpled, old-school metro reporter at the Washington Globe is covering the first story. He was Collins' college roommate, and had a brief affair with Anne, Collins' wife. Their personal history may be exploited, as Cal spies a conspiracy waiting to be uncovered. Teamed with aspiring young Globe political blogger Della Frye by his crusty editor, evidence begins to pile up, and new pieces start to fall into place. Leads are run down, supporting reporters are brought in, as Cal and Della work together in an attempt to connect the dots before the clock runs out. Cal will discover at least one truth: when fortunes are at stake, no one's integrity, love, or life is safe
Body of lies by David Ignatius( visu )
21 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,823 libraries worldwide
CIA operative Roger Ferris is on a covert mission. He is working in Jordan and searching for terrorists who have been bombing civilian targets. Ferris uncovers information on the Islamist mastermind Al-Saleem. He devises a plan to infiltrate Al-Saleem's terrorist network with the help of his Langley boss, Ed Hoffman. Ferris enlists the help of the Chief of Jordanian Intelligence, Hani Salaam on this operation, but what he is not certain of is how far he can trust him without putting his life in danger. The uneasy alliance leads to a cultural and moral clash between the men
A good year by Peter Mayle( visu )
19 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and Turkish and held by 1,747 libraries worldwide
Max Skinner is a ruthless, successful English investment broker with no time for life outside of his job. When his uncle dies, Max inherits the chateau and vineyard in the south of France where he grew up, but he then meets a potential rival to the inheritance, a young American who claims to be his illegitimate cousin. His first intention is to sell the vineyard as quickly as possible, but while spending time in Provence, Max "finds his soul when he loses his heart to a French beauty."
The next three days by Paul Haggis( visu )
30 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,635 libraries worldwide
Life seems perfect for John Brennan until his wife, Lara, is arrested for a murder she says she didn't commit. Three years into her sentence, John is struggling to hold his family together, raising their son and teaching at college while he pursues every means available to prove her innocence. With the rejection of their final appeal, Lara becomes suicidal and John decides there is only one possible, bearable solution: to break his wife out of prison
Winter's tale by Colin Farrell( visu )
24 editions published in 2014 in English and German and held by 1,607 libraries worldwide
Set in a mythic New York City and spanning more than a century, follow a story of miracles, crossed destinies, and the age-old battle between good and evil
Broken city ( visu )
33 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,357 libraries worldwide
Seven years after being forced to resign as a New York city police officer, private detective Billy Taggart takes on his toughest case yet when he's hired to follow the mayor's wife. By the time the mayor reveals his true intentions, Taggart's already in too deep, with his freedom and possibly his life, on the line. Taggart will risk it all in a desperate bid to expose the truth and seek redemption in a city where second chances don't come cheap
The water diviner by Russell Crowe( visu )
21 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and German and held by 1,121 libraries worldwide
In 1919, an Australian farmer travels to Turkey after the Battle of Gallipoli to try and locate his three missing sons. With insurmountable obstacles he must travel across the battle-scarred Turkish landscape to find the truth and his own peace
Proof of life by Taylor Hackford( visu )
25 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,101 libraries worldwide
Rebels in a politically volitile Latin American country have kidnapped Alice Bowman's husband for ransom-- $3 million. Terry Thorne is the hostage retrieval expert who becomes Alice's only hope in navigating a high-stacks game where terrorists value money over life
 
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controlled identity Le Roq, Russ, 1964-

Crowe, Ira Russell.
Crowe, Russell
Crowe, Russell I. 1964-
Crowe, Russell Ira
Crowe, Russell Ira 1964-
Rasel Krou
Rasels Krovs
Rassel Krou
Rassel Krow
Russell Crowe acteur australo-néo-zélandais
Russell Crowe actor neozelandés
Russell Crowe aktor australijski
Russell Crowe attore neozelandese
Russell Crowe neuseeländisch-australischer Schauspieler
Ράσελ Κρόου ρασελ κροου
Расел Кроу
Рассел Айра Кроу
Рассел Кроу
Рассел Кроу Шинэ Зеландын эрэгтэй жүжигчин
Расэл Кроў
Ръсел Кроу
Ռասսել Քրոու
ראסל קרואו
راسل كرو
راسل کرو
ڕاسڵ کرۆ
रसल क्रो
রাসেল ক্রো
ரசல் குரோவ்
റസ്സൽ ക്രോ
รัสเซล โครว์
რასელ კროუ
러셀 크로
ラッセル・クロウ
罗素·克劳
羅素·克洛
罗素·高尔
羅素高爾
Languages
English (852)
German (72)
Spanish (70)
French (18)
Italian (17)
Multiple languages (16)
Turkish (4)
Chinese (2)
Catalan (2)
Dutch (1)
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