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Rush, Geoffrey 1951-

Overview
Works: 317 works in 1,898 publications in 13 languages and 56,752 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Historical films  History  Pirate films  Animated films  Children's films  Melodramas (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Contributor, Interviewee, Director, Translator, Author, Recipient, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2,
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Pirates of the Caribbean by Johnny Depp( visu )
171 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 9,596 libraries worldwide
The roguish yet charming Captain Jack Sparrow's idyllic pirate life capsizes after his nemesis, the wily Captain Barbossa, steals his ship, the Black Pearl, and later attacks the town of Port Royal. Captain Barbossa kidnaps the governor's beautiful daughter, Elizabeth. In a gallant attempt to rescue her and recapture the Black Pearl, Elizabeth's childhood friend Will Turner joins forces with Jack. What Will doesn't know is that a cursed treasure has doomed Barbossa and his crew to live forever as the undead
Elizabeth the golden age by Shekhar Kapur( visu )
215 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 5,490 libraries worldwide
1585: Philip II's Catholic Spain is the most powerful empire in the world. Only England, ruled by Protestant Elizabeth, stands against him. The Queen is threatened by a depleted treasury, constant threats of assassination, and plots by Philip to install her cousin, Queen Mary of Scotland, on her throne. To which end a great armada is poised to invade England--as punishment for the capture of his treasure-ships, and to make Europe safe for Catholicism--even as Elizabeth's attention is diverted to Sir Walter Raleigh, returned from the New World with two gifts: the territory of Virginia and tobacco. Facing her greatest challenge, Elizabeth must rally her country to safeguard her kingdom, destroy her enemies, and secure her position as "Mother to her people."
Finding Nemo by Walt Disney( visu )
40 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 4,658 libraries worldwide
When Nemo, a young clownfish, is unexpectedly carried far from home, his overprotective father, Marlin, and Dory, a friendly but forgetful regal blue tang fish, embark on an epic journey that leads to encounters with vegetarian sharks, surfer dude turtles, hypnotic jellyfish and hungry seagulls!
Shakespeare in love by John Madden( visu )
155 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 4,119 libraries worldwide
When Will Shakespeare needs passionate inspiration to break a bad case of writer's block, a secret romance with beautiful Lady Viola starts the words flowing like never before
The King's Speech by Tom Hooper( visu )
101 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 3,710 libraries worldwide
"The King's Speech" presents a sideways glance at a crucial period in 20th-century history--as the monumentally awkward Prince Albert, or Bertie, becomes King George VI unexpectedly in 1936 when his older brother Edward VIII abdicates to marry American divorcée Wallis Simpson. In imperial Britain between the wars, that was problem enough, but Bertie suffered from a chronic stammer that made his public appearances painful for everyone. In an age of radio, the monarch has become a symbol, which means that the King speaks to his people--regularly. Bertie and his wife, the high-spirited Princess Elizabeth find their way to an Australian-born speech therapist and amateur actor named Lionel Logue. Logue isn't a doctor, has no academic credentials, and is viewed by proper authorities as a charlatan. Oddly enough, each of these men is a desperate misfit badly in need of a new friend and a bit more self-esteem. A real friend, it seems, was exactly the medicine the future king required
The book thief by Brian Percival( visu )
49 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,993 libraries worldwide
The profoundly moving story of a girl who transforms the lives of those around her in Germany during World War II. Although Liesel is illiterate when she is adopted by a German couple, her adoptive father encourages her to learn to read. Ultimately, the power of words helps Liesel and Max, a Jew hiding in the family's home, escape from the events unfolding around them
Frida by Julie Taymor( visu )
67 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,769 libraries worldwide
The life of artist Frida Kahlo, from her humble upbringing to her worldwide fame and the controversy that surrounded both her and her husband, Diego Rivera
Intolerable cruelty by Joel Coen( visu )
57 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 2,319 libraries worldwide
Explores the comical and complicated relationship between a saavy Los Angeles divorce lawyer and a gold digging Marylin Rexroth, the former wife of one of his clients
Les misérables by Robert Hossein( visu )
59 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 2,246 libraries worldwide
The story of Valjean, the ex-convict who rises against all odds from galley slave to mayor, and the fanatical police inspector who dedicates his life to recapturing Valjean. DVD format
Legend of the guardians the owls of Ga'Hoole by Zack Snyder( visu )
29 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and French and held by 2,112 libraries worldwide
Fledgling barn owl Soren lives in the forest of Tyto with his father Noctus, mother Marella, older brother Kludd, younger sister Eglantine, and their snake nest maid Ms. P. Noctus enjoys telling Soren and Eglantine stories of the Guardians of Ga'Hoole, a mythical group of warrior owls, who once saved all owlkind from the evil "Pure Ones." One night Kludd pushes Soren and they both fall to the ground. They are kidnapped taken to the home to the Pure Ones, and put to work: Soren as a slave, and Kludd as a soldier. The Pure Ones' are laying a trap for their enemies, the Guardians of Ga'Hoole. The Pure Ones storm the Great Tree, and the Guardians lead the owls into battle against them, wherein which Soren and his friends emerge to play pivotal roles
Munich by Steven Spielberg( visu )
28 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,011 libraries worldwide
The intense story of the secret Israeli squad assigned to track down and assassinate the 11 Palestinians believed to have planned the 1972 Munich massacre of 11 Israeli athletes and the personal toll this mission of revenge takes on the team and the man who led it
Shine by Scott Hicks( visu )
101 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in 11 languages and held by 1,923 libraries worldwide
The story of Australian pianist David Helfgott, who returned to the concert stage after experiencing a nervous breakdown
Minions by Pierre Coffin( visu )
10 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 1,733 libraries worldwide
When Minions Kevin, Stuart and Bob set out to find the Minions a new villain to serve, they find much more than they bargained for
The Banger sisters by Bob Dolman( visu )
24 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 1,127 libraries worldwide
Two former groupies used to get it on with every late 60's music legend with a guitar and a Y-chromosome. Decades later, Suzette is still her brassy, sassy self and Lavinia is now a proper suburban wife and mother. When Suzette loses her job, she seeks out her "sister". Once they get together, their two world's collide
The tailor of Panama by John Boorman( visu )
41 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,098 libraries worldwide
Harry, an ex-con turned tailor to the rich and infamous, is married to Louisa, who is smart and sexy. Andy is a suave and ruthless British spy, who had best come through this time, who forces Harry to eavesdrop on the powerful politicians he clothes. Harry's talent for storytelling is not only taken as truth, but sets off a series of events that threatens to destroy everything most important in his life
Quills by Philip Kaufman( visu )
43 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,064 libraries worldwide
History's most infamous sexual adventurer lives in a madhouse, where a beautiful laundry maid helps him smuggle his erotic stories to the printer
Lantana by Ray Lawrence( visu )
52 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 858 libraries worldwide
Lantana: a noxious and troublesome weed with dense and spiky undergrowth, sometimes cultivated for its colorful, aromatic flowers (film website). Like the plant, this film is a thicket: lovely and sweet smelling on its surface, dense and thorny beneath. In Lantana, a quartet of married couples from different strata of urban Australian life--wealthy Valerie and John, the middle-class Zats, working-class Jane and her estranged husband Pete, and struggling, just barely working-class Nik and Paula--are connected by psychiatrist Valerie, whose disappearance is the event around which these couples lives begin to revolve. The delicately layered storyline reminds viewers of three essential truths about human existence: No one is exactly what he or she seems; actions generate ripples that reach far beyond the actions themselves; and life does go on, no matter what, but it is never the same as before. Before what? Before everything
Ned Kelly by Gregor Jordan( visu )
20 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 743 libraries worldwide
Sixteen-year-old Irish immigrant Ned Kelly is sentenced to three years in prison for stealing a horse. After his release, he finds work tending to horses owned by Richard Cook, whose wife becomes interested in Ned. Fitzpatrick, is a police officer interested in Ned's sister Kate. When she refuses his advances, Fitzpatrick steals the family's animals. Not being able to go straight, Ned goes on the run and steals from a string of banks to support himself and his gang
The warrior's way ( visu )
15 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 734 libraries worldwide
A Samurai warrior-assassin is forced to hide in a small Western town in the American Badlands after refusing a mission
The best offer by Geoffrey Rush( visu )
22 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and Italian and held by 668 libraries worldwide
A story centered on an eccentric art auctioneer and his obsession with an heiress/collector. Acclaimed director Giuseppe Tornatore (Cinema Paradiso) reunites with renowned composer Ennio Morricone for this dramatic mystery set in the high-stakes world of European art auctions. Virgil Oldman (Geoffrey Rush) is a solitary, cultured man whose reluctance to engage with others, especially women, is matched only by the dogged obsessiveness with which he practices his profession as a high-end antiques dealer. One day Virgil receives a phone call from a mysterious young heiress, Claire (Sylvia Hoeks), who asks him to evaluate some family works of art. It will be the beginning of a relationship that will change his life forever
 
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Alternative Names
Ceffri Raş
Džefri Raš
Džefrijs Rašs
Galfridus Rush
Geoffrey Rush acteur australien
Geoffrey Rush aktor australijski
Geoffrey Rush attore australiano
Geoffrey Rush aŭstralia aktoro
Geoffrey Rush australiensk skådespelare
Geoffrey Rush Australisch acteur
Geoffrey Rush australischer Schauspieler
Geoffrey Rush australsk skodespelar
Geoffrey Rush australsk skuespiller
Geoffrey Rush australský herec
GEOFFREY USA RUSH
Rush, Geoffrey
Τζέφρεϊ Ρας
Джефри Ръш
Джеффри Раш
Джеффрі Раш
Джэфры Раш
Жеффри Раш
Џефри Раш
Ջեֆրի Ռաշ
ג'פרי ראש
جفری راش بازیگر استرالیایی
جيوفري راش
جێفری ڕاش
जेओफ्री रश
เจฟฟรีย์ รัช
ჯეფრი რაში
제프리 러시
ジェフリー・ラッシュ
傑佛瑞·羅許
杰弗里·拉什
謝菲路殊
Languages
English (969)
Spanish (130)
German (75)
French (66)
Multiple languages (16)
Italian (15)
Chinese (6)
Turkish (5)
Catalan (4)
Polish (2)
Dutch (2)
Korean (1)
Portuguese (1)
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