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Purefoy, James 1964-

Works: 231 works in 493 publications in 5 languages and 19,515 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Science fiction films  Film adaptations  Historical television programs  History  Horror films  Television programs  Television mini-series  Television adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Commentator, Performer, Narrator, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Publications about James Purefoy
Publications by James Purefoy
Most widely held works by James Purefoy
A knight's tale by Tim Van Rellim( visu )
9 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,953 libraries worldwide
After his master dies, a peasant squire, fueled by his desire for food and glory, creates a new identity for himself as a knight
John Carter by Taylor Kitsch( visu )
9 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,762 libraries worldwide
A war-weary former military captain is inexplicably transported to Mars and reluctantly becomes embroiled in an epic conflict. It's a world on the brink of collapse, and Carter rediscovers his humanity when he realizes the survival of Barsoom and its people rests in his hands
Vanity fair by Mira Nair( visu )
10 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 1,605 libraries worldwide
Becky is determined to make something of herself. She accepts a job as a nanny for the children of Sir Pitt Crawley. Becky catches the eye of Crawley's son Rawdon. Becky is introduced to London's most exclusive social circle, where she becomes re-acquainted with Amelia. Becky weds Rawdon, but the social and economic stability she dreamed of begins to collapse when he begins drowning his troubles, and soon she turns to the powerful Marquess of Steyne for support. Meanwhile, Amelia's fortunes fall even harder following the death of her husband
Rome ( visu )
21 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 1,190 libraries worldwide
The year is 44 B.C., Julius Caesar has been assassinated and civil war threatens to destroy the Republic. In the void left by Caesar's demise, egos clash and numerous players jockey for position. The brutally ambitious Mark Antony attempts to solidify his power, aligning himself with Atia, but coming to blows with her cunning son Octavian, who has been anointed in Caesar's will as his only son and heir. The conspirator Brutus ponders how to curry favour with the masses that have condemned him as a murderer, while his mother Servilia concocts a deadly plot of her own. Meanwhile, Titus Pullo attempts to pull his friend Lucius Vorenus out of the darkness that has engulfed his soul in the wake of personal tragedy. For once again, the fates of these two mismatched soldiers seem inexorably tied to the fate of Rome itself
Rome by Michael Apted( visu )
18 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,146 libraries worldwide
Four hundred years after the founding of the Republic, Rome is the wealthiest city in the world, a cosmopolitan metropolis of one million people, epicenter of a sprawling empire. The Republic was founded on principles of shared power and fierce personal competition, never allowing one man to seize absolute control. But now, those foundations are crumbling, eaten away by corruption and excess. After eight years of war, soldiers Lucius Vorenus and Titus Pullo unwittingly become entwined in the historical events of ancient Rome
Resident evil : afterlife by Paul Anderson( visu )
14 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 934 libraries worldwide
A virus has escaped and infected a secret lab and the scientists turned into zombies. A special-operations force is sent to battle the virus before it infects the planet
The hollow crown by Simon Russell Beale( visu )
6 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 888 libraries worldwide
The Hollow crown: "New adaptations of Shakespeare's tetralogy of history plays comprising the 'Henriad' for the BBC's 2012 Cultural Olympiad: King Richard II; King Henry IV, Part 1; King Henry IV, Part 2; King Henry V. The plays chronicle a continuous period in British history from the end of the 14th century to the aftermath of the Battle of Agincourt in 1415. Together, the plays comprise a story with recurring themes of power struggles, redemption, family conflict and betrayal."--IMDb
Roots ( visu )
2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 787 libraries worldwide
The gripping story is told through four generations, from the capture of Kunta Kinte in Africa to his transport to Colonial America in brutal conditions through successive generations fighting to win their freedom in the Civil War
The mayor of Casterbridge by Thomas Hardy( visu )
10 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 667 libraries worldwide
On a drunken impulse, Henchard sells his wife and daughter at a country fair. Years later, when he has become a respected and prosperous man, his wife and daughter seek him out in Casterbridge
The following ( visu )
8 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 636 libraries worldwide
A charismatic yet psychotic serial killer communicates with other active serial killers and activates a cult of believers following his every command
High-rise by Vito Acconci( visu )
4 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 610 libraries worldwide
Dr. Robert Laing is the newest resident of a luxurious apartment in a high-tech concrete skyscraper whose lofty location places him amongst the upper class. But as power outages become more frequent and building flaws emerge, particularly on the lower floors, the regimented social strata begins to crumble and the building becomes a battlefield in a literal class war
The following ( visu )
9 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 554 libraries worldwide
Heading into its intense, spellbinding second season, the show catches up with a healthy and healed Ryan Hardy a year after the tragic events of last season. Following a horrific new murder spree, the FBI calls on Ryan and Mike Weston to speak with the lone survivor, Lily Gray, in order to help them solve the case. Having worked tirelessly to rehabilitate his life, Ryan is reluctant to re-engage with the FBI
A dance to the music of time ( visu )
13 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 512 libraries worldwide
Chronicles a half century of British upper-class life through the eyes of Nicholas Jenkins, from the 1920s to the 1960s. See how friendship, adultery, ambition, and failure play out in London's social, political, and artistic scenes
Injustice ( visu )
7 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 501 libraries worldwide
When successful London barrister William Travers suffers a nervous breakdown, he moves his family and practice to rural Suffolk. Called upon to defend an old friend, he is caught up in a conspiracy that stretches far beyond the courtroom. James Purefoy stars in a taut, engrossing thriller from the creator of Foyle's War
Solomon Kane by Michael J Bassett( visu )
24 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 444 libraries worldwide
Captain Solomon Kane is a brutally efficient 16th century killing machine. When Kane decides to attack a mysterious nearby castle to plunder its rumored riches, his men are picked off by demonic creatures until he alone is left to face the Devil's own Reaper, dispatched from the depths of Hell to lay claim to his hopelessly corrupt soul. Though Kane manages to escape, he knows that he now must redeem himself by renouncing violence and devoting himself wholly to a life of peace and purity
The following ( visu )
4 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 441 libraries worldwide
A deadly cat-and-mouse pursuit between a former FBI agent and a diabolical serial killer. Hardy's conviction to forge a new life will be put to the test in an intense third season when a new villain emerges
Equity ( visu )
2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 402 libraries worldwide
A female investment banker, fighting to rise to the top of the corporate ladder at a competitive Wall Street firm, navigates a controversial tech IPO in the post-financial crisis world, where loyalties are suspect, regulations are tight, but pressure to bring in "big money" remains high
George and the dragon ( visu )
9 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 312 libraries worldwide
George, a handsome knight, tired from battle desires to hang up his sword and settle down to a quiet, peaceful life. Upon his return to England, George heads north where the land is good and ruled by a kindly king named Edgaar. Unfortunately he finds King Edgaar in a terrible state. his beautiful daughter Lunna has recently disappeared. In return for a small plot of land, George agrees to search for Princess Lunna and sets out with King Edgaar's faithful servant, Elmendorf. But what is unveiled is more that anything George could have imagined
Resident evil ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 294 libraries worldwide
Resident evil: apocalypse: General Cain orders The Hive reopened, and in doing so contaminates all of Raccoon City, a city of the dead, with Alice stuck right in the middle. Now, along with other surviors, Jill, Carlos and Captain Nicholai, they must fight to survive and escape the nightmare that has plaqed Raccoon City. Matt Addison has been a new threat as he has fully mutated into a seemingly unstoppable creature, code named Nemesis. Nemesis will stop at nothing until everything around him is dead
Sharpe's sword ( visu )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 270 libraries worldwide
Sharpe is sent to protect El Mirador, Wellington's best spy, and finds himself a target of Colonel Leroux, a ferocious French swordsman who has been commanded to capture El Mirador. When Sharpe is wounded in battle, a mute French convent girl comes to his aid
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Alternative Names
Ceyms Pyurfoy
James Purefoy acteur britannique
James Purefoy aktor brytyjski
James Purefoy attore inglese
James Purefoy britischer Schauspieler
James Purefoy britisk skodespelar
James Purefoy britisk skuespiller
James Purefoy Brits acteur
James Purefoy brittisk skådespelare
James Purefoy english actor
Purefoy, James Brian Mark.
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