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Elwes, Cary 1962-

Overview
Works: 284 works in 930 publications in 8 languages and 44,109 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Juvenile works  Fiction  Adventure stories  Film and video adaptations  Animated films  Historical films  Caricatures and cartoons 
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 )
78 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 5,274 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, and escapes
Glory by Edward Zwick( visu )
51 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 4,386 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 )
21 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 2,485 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 2,303 libraries worldwide
Scientist Jo Harding and her crack team of tornado chasers are pursuing the most destructive weatherfront 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 2,100 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 1,716 libraries worldwide
"...high-flying, heartwarming adventure for the whole family, starring Jim Carrey. When three ghosts take penny-pinching Scrooge on an eye-opening journey, he discovers the true meaning of Christmas"--Container
Liar liar by Tom Shadyac( visu )
10 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 1,588 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 1,429 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 1,363 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 )
55 editions published between 1946 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,273 libraries worldwide
"Obessed with teaching his victims the value of life, a deranged, sadistic serial killer abducts the morally wayward. Once captured, they must face impossible choices in a horrific game of survival. The victims must fight to win their lives back, or die trying"--Container
Kiss the girls by James Patterson( visu )
10 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 1,252 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 1,204 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 )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 1,163 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 )
15 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and Japanese and held by 1,061 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 )
19 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 994 libraries worldwide
This riveting suspense thriller is about the filming of Nosferatu and the difficult relationship between F.W. Murnau and Max Schreck. As cast and crew begin to disappear, it seems that Murnau has made a devil's bargain with Schreck, whose performance is too authentic
The jungle book by Walt Disney( visu )
9 editions published between 1979 and 2002 in English and held by 951 libraries worldwide
Raised by wild animals since childhood, Mowgli (Jason Scott Lee) is eventually drawn away from the jungle by Kitty, the beautiful daughter of Major Brydon (Sam Neill). Mowgli soon faces a corrupt Captain Boone (Cary Elwes), who wants both Kitty's hand in marriage and a hand on the mythical treasures of Mankey City - a place only Mowgli can find. Loyal animal friends Bagheers, Baloo and Grey Brother must help Mowgli survive the untamed peril
The cat returns by Hiroyuki Morita( visu )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and Japanese and held by 913 libraries worldwide
Haru, a schoolgirl, saves a cat's life. To her surprise it is the prince of cats, and she is allowed to enter his kingdom and be his bride
Days of thunder by Tony Scott( visu )
11 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and held by 653 libraries worldwide
Race car driver Cole Trickle teams with a legendary crew chief to race at the Daytona 500. A fiery crash nearly ends his career and he must turn to a beautiful doctor to regain his nerve to race, to win and to live
Cradle will rock by Tim Robbins( visu )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 623 libraries worldwide
A kaleidoscopic look at the extraordinary events of 1930s America, from high society to life on the streets in Depression-era New York City. Based on the events surrounding Marc Blitzstein's controversial musical about a steel strike, to be produced by the Federal Theater Program
Lady Jane by Trevor Nunn( visu )
28 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 621 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
 
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Elwes, Ivan Simon Cary
Elwes, Ivan Simon Cary 1962-
Languages
English (378)
French (13)
Spanish (12)
German (8)
Japanese (6)
Newari (1)
Italian (1)
Multiple languages (1)
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