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Postlethwaite, Pete

Overview
Works: 324 works in 1,164 publications in 9 languages and 38,383 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Science fiction films  Fantasy films  Crime films  Romance films  Children's films  Animated films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Narrator, Producer, Other, Creator
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Pete Postlethwaite
Publications by Pete Postlethwaite
Publications by Pete Postlethwaite, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Pete Postlethwaite
 
Most widely held works by Pete Postlethwaite
Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare( visu )
51 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 3,381 libraries worldwide
Baz Luhrmann's unconventional adaptation of William Shakespeare's classic love story, with the setting moved from Renaissance-era Verona to modern-day southern California
The usual suspects by Bryan Singer( visu )
67 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,647 libraries worldwide
Police investigating an exploded boat on a San Pedro pier discover 27 bodies and $91 million worth of drug money. The only survivors are a severely burned Hungarian terrorist and Roger Kint, a crippled con-man. Reluctantly, Kint is pressured into explaining what happened on the boat. His story begins six weeks earlier with five criminals being dragged in by New York police desperate for suspects in a truck highjacking, and ends with the possible identification of a criminal mastermind
Amistad by Steven Spielberg( visu )
24 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and German and held by 2,569 libraries worldwide
Based on a true story, the movie chronicles the story of a group of enslaved Africans who overcome their captors and attempt to return to their homeland. When the ship is seized, the captive Africans are brought to trial in the United States, this is the story of that courtroom battle
Inception by Christopher Nolan( visu )
9 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and French and held by 2,568 libraries worldwide
Dom Cobb is a skilled thief, the absolute best in the dangerous art of extraction, stealing valuable secrets from deep within the subconscious during the dream state, when the mind is at its most vulnerable. Cobb's rare ability has made him a coveted player in this treacherous new world of corporate espionage, but it has also made him an international fugitive and cost him everything he has ever loved. Now Cobb is being offered a chance at redemption. One last job could give him his life back but only if he can accomplish the impossible--inception. Instead of the perfect heist, Cobb and his team of specialists have to pull off the reverse: their task is not to steal an idea but to plant one. If they succeed, it could be the perfect crime. But no amount of careful planning or expertise can prepare the team for the dangerous enemy that seems to predict their every move. An enemy that only Cobb could have seen coming
The Town by Ben Affleck( visu )
11 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 1,867 libraries worldwide
Doug MacRay is leader of a Boston bank robber gang but not cut from the same cloth as his fellow thieves. When Doug falls into a passionate romance with the bank manager briefly taken hostage in their last heist, he wants out of this life and out of the town. As the Feds close in and the crew questions his loyalty, he has one of two choices: betray his friends or lose the woman he loves. Special features include the extended cut
The constant gardener by Fernando Meirelles( visu )
15 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 1,698 libraries worldwide
In a remote area of Northern Kenya, activist Tessa Quayle is found brutally murdered. Tessa's companion, a doctor, appears to have fled the scene, and all the evidence points to a crime of passion. Members of the British High Commission in Nairobi assume that Tessa's widower, their mild-mannered and unambitious colleague Justin Quayle, will leave the matter to them. Haunted by remorse and jarred by rumors of his late wife's infidelities, Quayle surprises everyone by embarking on a personal odyssey that will take him across three continents. Using his privileged access to diplomatic secrets, Justin risks his own life and will stop at nothing to expose the truth - a conspiracy more far-reaching and deadly than Quayle could ever have imagined
Clash of the titans by Louis Leterrier( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1,600 libraries worldwide
"In Clash of the Titans, the ultimate struggle for power pits men against kings and kings against gods. But the war between the gods themselves could destroy the world. Born of a god but raised as a man, Perseus is helpless to save his family from Hades, vengeful god of the underworld. With nothing to lose, Perseus volunteers to lead a dangerous mission to defeat Hades before he can seize power from Zeus an unleash hell on earth. Battling unholy demons and fearsome beasts, Perseus and his warriors will only survive if Perseus accepts his power as a god, defies fate and creates his own destiny."--Back of container
The lost world : Jurassic Park ( visu )
15 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in English and held by 1,566 libraries worldwide
Four years after the disaster at Jurassic Park, dinosaurs have secretly survived on a nearby island and roam free, but now there is a more ominous threat--a plan to capture and bring the dinosaurs to the mainland. John Hammond sees a chance to redeem himself for his past mistakes and sends an expedition led by Ian Malcolm to reach the island before the mercenary team gets there. The two groups confront each other in the face of extreme danger and must team up for their own survival in a race against time
In the name of the father by Jim Sheridan( visu )
73 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,545 libraries worldwide
Fact-based film about Gerry Conlon, a young Irish punk who is caught in the wrong place at the wrong time and forced to confess to a terrorist bombing. He and his father, along with friends of Gerry, are found guilty and sentenced to life in prison. There, his father shows his true strength, and Gerry works to prove their innocence and clear his father's name
James and the giant peach by Roald Dahl( visu )
25 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and Italian and held by 1,498 libraries worldwide
A wildly imaginative tale about a young boy who journeys to wonderous New York City to fulfil a dream! When James spills a pouch of "magic crocodile tongues" in his yard, a giant peach grows overnight. Climbing inside, James is instantly transported into an enchanted world filled with human-like insects including a brash centipede, a matronly ladybug, a cultured grasshopper and a saucy spider. Their magnificent journey across the Atlantic Ocean becomes the thrilling adventure of a lifetime and a welcome escape from James' wicked old aunts!
The shipping news by Lasse Hallström( visu )
16 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and French and held by 1,343 libraries worldwide
Cuando Quoyle, un hombre solitario y desdichado, pierde a su esposa, de la que estaba separado, en un accidente de coche, decide abandonar Nueva York y trasladarse con su tía y su hija a un pequeño puerto pesquero de Terranova, la tierra natal de sus antepasados. Allí consigue trabajo como reportero en el periódico local y, a medida que pasa el tiempo, se siente cada vez más identificado con el paisaje y más a gusto consigo mismo. Además, poco a poco, surgirá un romance entre él y Wavey, una mujer que también tiene que combatir los fantasmas del pasado
Jurassic Park by Steven Spielberg( visu )
50 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,335 libraries worldwide
Four years after the disaster at Jurassic Park, dinosaurs have secretly survived on a nearby island and roam free. Now there is a more ominous threat--a plan to capture and bring the dinosaurs to the mainland. John Hammond sees a chance to redeem himself for his past mistakes and sends an expedition to reach the island before the mercenary team gets there. The two groups confront each other in the face of extreme danger and must team up for their own survival in a race against time
ÆonFlux by Paramount Pictures Corporation (1914-1927)( visu )
17 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,204 libraries worldwide
400 years in the future, after a virus kills off 99% of the world population, only one city on Earth remains. Ruled by the Goodchild dynasty, it is a perfect society of peace and prosperity - except that its citizens keep mysteriously disappearing. A secret agent/assassin/warrior has been given the mission to bring down the regime. But as she goes deeper into her mission, Aeon uncovers some shocking secrets that put the mission, not to mention her life, in danger
Alice in Wonderland by K3( visu )
9 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 1,069 libraries worldwide
Lewis Carroll's famous story about a girl who falls asleep in a meadow and dreams of entering a magical world, filled with strange adventures and magical creatures
Dark water by Walter Salles( visu )
12 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 903 libraries worldwide
Dahlia has started a new life. She is recently separated from her husband, has a new job and a new apartment, she's determined to put her estranged relationship behind her and devote herself to raising her daughter, Ceci. Then when her strained separation turns into a bitter custody battle, her situation takes a turn for the worse. Her new apartment seems to have a life of its own. Mysterious noises, persistent leaks of dark water, and strange happenings cause her imagination to run wild. This all leads Dahlia on a puzzling and mystifying pursuit to find out who is behind the endless mind games. She begins to frantically search for the links between the riddles and the dark water seems to close in around her
Brassed off! by Mark Herman( visu )
81 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 806 libraries worldwide
A retired miner leads the Grimley Colliery Band, the brass band that the town's miners play in after hours. His hope is to lead them to victory in a national brass band competition, even though they are worried by rumors the mine may close. They acquire a new musician when the granddaughter of a former bandsman comes back to town-- assigned to help determine whether to make the mine closing definite. A story about two old friends and ex-lovers whose surprise reunion turns their lives and the lives of everyone else in town hilariously upside down
Martin Chuzzlewit by Charles Dickens( visu )
8 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and held by 798 libraries worldwide
Who will inherit the riches of wealthy old Martin Chuzzlewit? The only person he trusts is his companion and nurse, the young orphan Mary Graham, but she is employed on the understanding that she will not inherit a penny. He has disinherited his grandson, Young Martin, suspicious of the motives of the young man's love for Mary. With such a fortune at stake, the rest of the family closes in like sharks. The obsequious Pecksniff, whit his daughters, Mercy and Charity, attempts to grovel into the old man's good graces, while the wicked Jonas will stop at nothing ... even murder
Animal farm by George Orwell( visu )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 726 libraries worldwide
This rendering of Orwell's classic is set in the beautiful Irish countryside and populated with a wide variety of barnyard animals. Chaos ensues when the animals take over the farm
The age of stupid by Franny Armstrong( visu )
37 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 666 libraries worldwide
Pete Postlethwaite (the only fictional character) stars as an archivist living alone in the devastated future world of 2055, who spends his days looking at old footage from the years leading up to 2015 when a cataclysmic climate change took place. As he sifts through the relics of our lost and misguided civilization, the archivist asks why Earth's inhabitants did nothing to reverse the effects of climate change while they still had the chance
Dragonheart by Rob Cohen( visu )
23 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 525 libraries worldwide
Long ago, when majestic fire-breathers soared through the skies, there lived a knight who would come face-to-face and heart-to-heart with the most remarkable creature that ever existed. Dennis Quaid stars with the voice of Academy Award? winner Sean Connery in director Rob Cohen's heroic adventure that blazes with fantasy, humor, and the most amazing special effects since Jurassic Park!
 
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Alternative Names
Pete Postlethwaite acteur britannique
Pete Postlethwaite aktor brytyjski
Pete Postlethwaite attore britannico
Pete Postlethwaite British actor
Pete Postlethwaite Brits filmacteur
Pete Postlethwaite englischer Schauspieler
Petrus Postlethwaite
Postlethwaite, Pete.
Postlethwaite, Peter
Postlethwaite, Peter 1945-2011
Postlethwaite, Peter 1946-2011
Postlethwaite, Peter William 1945-2011
Postlethwaite, Peter William 1946-2011
Πιτ Ποστλγουέιτ
Пийт Постълуейт
Пит Постлетуэйт английский актёр
Постлетуэйт, Пит
Փիթ Փոսթլեթուեյթ
פיט פוסלתווייט
پیت پاستویت بازیگر بریتانیایی
พีต พอเซิลธ์เวต
პიტ პოსტლეთვეიტი
პიტ პოსტლეთუეიტი
피트 포슬스웨이트
ピート・ポスルスウェイト
彼得·普斯特李威
彼特·保士圖伏維特
皮特·波斯尔思韦特
Languages
English (488)
Spanish (21)
German (16)
French (15)
Multiple languages (5)
Italian (3)
Turkish (2)
Chinese (1)
Arabic (1)
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