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Elwes, Cary 1962-

Works: 276 works in 961 publications in 8 languages and 45,656 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Animated films  Action and adventure films  Juvenile works  Children's films  Fantasy films  Comedy films  War films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Interviewee, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Cary Elwes
Publications by Cary Elwes
Most widely held works about Cary Elwes
Most widely held works by Cary Elwes
The princess bride by Cary Elwes( visu )
80 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 5,315 libraries worldwide
Return to a time when men were men and swamps were fire swamps, full of quicksand and rodents of unusual size. Lagoons were inhabited by shrieking eels, and the most beautiful woman in the world was named ... Buttercup? Well, it's a bent fairy tale, complete with all the fencing, fighting, chases, escapes and silly accents you'd expect
Glory by Edward Zwick( visu )
51 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 4,405 libraries worldwide
Two idealistic young Bostonians lead the 54th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, America's first Black regiment in the Civil War
Ella enchanted by Gail Carson Levine( visu )
22 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 2,496 libraries worldwide
Ella lives in a fanciful and magical world where all children are given a "gift" from their fairy Godmother at birth. Ella's gift - and curse - was that of obedience. As a result, Ella cannot refuse any command, and as a result she is often taken advantage of. In a bid to regain control of her life, Ella goes on a quest to free herself from this mysterious "gift". Ella must outwit a kingdom filled with ogres, giants, wicked stepsisters, talking books and other various evil plots
Twister by Jan de Bont( visu )
29 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 2,286 libraries worldwide
Scientist Jo Harding and her crack team of tornado chasers are pursuing the most destructive weather front to sweep through mid-America's Tornado Alley in 50 years. TV weatherman Bill Harding is trying to get his tornado-hunter wife, Jo, to sign divorce papers so he can marry his girlfriend Melissa. But Mother Nature, in the form of a series of intense storms has other plans. Jo's team is planning to launch revolutionary electronic sensors into the funnel of the tornado. They hope to obtain data to create an improved weather warning system. In order to get the sensors to work, the team must intercept the twister
The adventures of Tintin by Hergé( visu )
9 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 2,113 libraries worldwide
Unquenchably curious young reporter Tintin and his fiercely loyal dog Snowy discover a model ship carrying an explosive secret. Drawn into a centuries-old mystery, Tintin find himself in the sightlines of Ivan Ivanovitch Sakharine, a diabolical villain who believes Tintin has stolen a priceless treasure tied to a dastardly pirate. With the help of Snowy, Captain Haddock, and bumbling detectives Thompson & Thompson, Tintin will travel half the world to find the final resting place of the Unicorn
Disney's A Christmas carol ( visu )
8 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,737 libraries worldwide
Ebenezer Scrooge begins the Christmas holiday with his usual miserly contempt, barking at his faithful clerk and his cheery nephew. But when the ghosts of Christmas Past, Present, and Yet to Come take him on an eye-opening journey revealing truths Old Scrooge is reluctant to face, he must open his heart to undo years of ill will before it's too late. Includes featurettes, and deleted scenes
Liar liar by Tom Shadyac( visu )
11 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 1,708 libraries worldwide
Fletcher Reede is a fast talking attorney and habitual liar. When his son Max blows out the candles on his fifth birthday cake, he has just one wish - that his dad will stop lying for 24 hours. When Max's wish miraculously comes true, Fletcher discovers that his biggest asset - his mouth - has suddenly become his biggest liability! Hilarious havoc ensures as Fletcher tries to keep his practice afloat and his ex-wife Audrey from taking their son and moving to Boston
No strings attached ( visu )
13 editions published in 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,439 libraries worldwide
Emma and Adam are life-long friends who almost ruin everything by having sex one morning. To protect their friendship, they make a pact to keep their relationship strictly 'no strings attached.' That means no jealousy, no expectations, no fighting, no flowers, and no baby voices. They can do whatever they want, whenever they want, wherever they want, as long as they don't fall in love. The question becomes: who's going to fall first? And can their friendship survive?
Robin Hood men in tights by Mel Brooks( visu )
30 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 1,378 libraries worldwide
Robin Hood attempts to save England from Prince John and the Sheriff of Rottingham, while also winning the heart of Maid Marian
Saw by James Wan( visu )
57 editions published between 1946 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,293 libraries worldwide
Obsessed with teaching his victims the value of life, a deranged, sadistic serial killer is abducting morally wayward people and forcing them to play horrifric games for their own survival. Faced with impossible choices, each victim must struggle to win back his or her life, or else die trying
Kiss the girls by James Patterson( visu )
10 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 1,247 libraries worldwide
The lone escapee of a serial kidnapper is determined to rescue the fellow captives she left behind in this race-against-time suspense
Georgia rule by Garry Marshall( visu )
8 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 1,188 libraries worldwide
Rachel is a rebellious teenager who is uncontrollable. With her latest car crash, Rachel has broken the final rule in mom Lily's San Francisco home. Lily hauls her daughter to the one place she swore she'd never return, her mother's Idaho farm. Georgia is not your typical sweet and doting grandmother. She lives her life by a number of unbreakable rules, demanding anyone who shares her home do the same. Now Georgia is saddled with raising the young woman and it will require each patient breath she takes to understand Rachel's fury. But as Rachel succumbs to her summer of misery, Georgia notices something is changing within her granddaughter. Given structure and responsibilities, Rachel is letting her guard down and learning compassion. Her journey will lead all three women to revelations of buried family secrets and an understanding that, regardless what happens, the ties that bind can never be broken
Bram Stoker's Dracula by Francis Ford Coppola( visu )
9 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 1,176 libraries worldwide
15th-century warrior Vlad goes off the fight the Turks. Upon his return, he finds that his wife Elisabeta, hearing he was dead, has killed herself. Maddened by this injustice, Vlad curses God, and becomes the immortal blood-eating fiend known as Count Dracula--for centuries. When English attorney Jonathan Harker journeys to Dracula's castle, the Count sees a photograph of his fiancée, Mina Murray. Dracula's patience has been rewarded--Elisabeta lives again! The Count goes to dastardly lengths to possess Mina, while her best friend Lucy, Lucy's three suitors, and Prof. Abraham Van Helsing all become entangled by Dracula's quest. The modern age is dawning, even in Transylvania. Will the Count triumph, or be relegated to the past?
Whisper of the heart Mimi o sumaseba ( visu )
16 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and Japanese and held by 1,101 libraries worldwide
A schoolgirl named Shizuku, who longs to discover her true talents, meets the mysterious Seiji, a boy who is determined to follow his dreams, and The Baron, a magical cat who helps her listen to the whispers in her heart
Shadow of the vampire by Steven Katz( visu )
20 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 985 libraries worldwide
Film director F.W. Murnau forms an unholy bargain with Max Schreck, a centuries-old vampire, in exchange for his performance in the vampire film "Nosferatu."
The cat returns by Hiroyuki Morita( visu )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and Japanese and held by 954 libraries worldwide
Haru, a schoolgirl bored by her ordinary routine, saves the life of an unusual cat, and suddenly her world is transformed beyond anything she ever imagined. To change her fate, she₂ll need to learn to believe in herself and, in the process, she will learn to appreciate her everyday life
The jungle book by Walt Disney( visu )
9 editions published between 1979 and 2002 in English and held by 917 libraries worldwide
Raised by wild animals since childhood, Mowgli is eventually drawn away from the jungle by Kitty, the beautiful daughter of Major Brydon. Mowgli soon faces a corrupt Captain Boone, who wants both Kitty's hand in marriage and a hand on the mythical treasures of Monkey city -- a place only Mowgli can find. Loyal animal friends Bagheera, Baloo and Grey Brother must help Mowgli survive the untamed peril
Days of thunder by Tony Scott( visu )
12 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and held by 668 libraries worldwide
Race car driver Cole Trickle has talent. His ambitions are surpassed only by his burning need to win. Discovered by businessman Tim Daland, Cole is teamed with legendary crew chief and car-builder Harry Hogge to race for the Winston Cup at the Daytona 500. A fiery crash nearly ends Cole's career and he must turn to a beautiful doctor to regain his nerve and the true courage needed to race, to win, and to live
Lady Jane by Trevor Nunn( visu )
29 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 625 libraries worldwide
"In 1553, England's idle rich were anything but idle. With the blessing of the royal family, they plundered the riches of the church, stole the finest farmlands, and generally took all the best things the country had to offer. A cousin to the infamous Henry VIII, Lady Jane Grey disapproved of the way her fellow nobles behaved, and disagreed with their religious beliefs. But as a sheltered 16-year-old, there wasn't much she could do about it. Then, through a strange turn of events, Lady Jane Grey was crowned Queen Jane, ruler of all England. Based on the true story of the girl who found herself Queen of England for nine days at age 16"--Container
Porco Rosso by Hayao Miyazaki( visu )
8 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in English and Japanese and held by 625 libraries worldwide
In Early 1930's era Italy, air pirates, bounty hunters, and high flyers of all sorts rule the skies. The most cunning and skilled of these pilots is Porco Rosso. After watching the spirits of the pilots killed in the last air battle he fought in rise to the heavens, his head turned into that of a pig. He now makes a living taking jobs, such as rescuing those kidnapped by air pirates. Donald Curtis, Porco's rival, provides a constant challenge to the hero
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Cary Elwes acteur britannique
Cary Elwes aktor brytyjski
Cary Elwes attore britannico
Cary Elwes britischer Schauspieler
Cary Elwes britisk skodespelar
Cary Elwes britisk skuespiller
Cary Elwes Brits acteur
Cary Elwes brittisk skådespelare
Elwes, Ivan Simon Cary
Elwes, Ivan Simon Cary 1962-
Кари Елуис
Кэри Элвес
קרי אלווס
کری الویس بازیگر بریتانیایی
캐리 엘위스
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