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Brown, Bryan 1947-

Overview
Works: 245 works in 851 publications in 8 languages and 19,019 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  War films  Western films  History  Romantic comedy films  Fiction  Science fiction films  Television mini-series 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Costume designer, Singer, Author, Other, Commentator
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Bryan Brown
Australia by Baz Luhrmann( Visual )

36 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In northern Australia at the beginning of World War II, an English aristocrat inherits a cattle station the size of Maryland. When English cattle barons plot to take her land, she reluctantly joins forces with a rough-hewn stock-man to drive 2,000 head of cattle across hundreds of miles of the country's most unforgiving land, only to still face the bombing of Darwin, Australia, by the Japanese forces that had attacked Pearl Harbor only months earlier
Along came Polly by John Hamburg( Visual )

12 editions published between 2003 and 2017 in English and held by 1,813 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reuben Feffer, a professional risk assessor, is not one to ever take chances in any aspect of his life. But when his new bride Lisa leaves him for French scuba instructor Claude on their honeymoon, he finally decides to a risk of his own. At a party, he meets free-spirited Polly, whom he remembers from the seventh grade. Unlike the control-freak Reuben, she's spent her life living on the edge. They reluctantly begin a romance and Polly introduces him to a new world of spicy food and what it mean to really take a chance
Breaker Morant by Bruce Beresford( Visual )

38 editions published between 1979 and 2017 in English and held by 1,643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three Australian lieutenants are court martialed for executing prisoners as a way of deflecting attention from war crimes committed by their superior officers. Based on a play and true story
Gods of Egypt by Alex Proyas( Visual )

14 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this spectacular action-adventure inspired by the classic mythology of Egypt, the survival of mankind hangs in the balance as an unexpected mortal hero Bek [Brenton Thwaites] undertakes a thrilling journey to save the world and rescue his true love. In order to succeed, he must enlist the help of the powerful god Horus [Nikolaj Coster-Waldau] in an unlikely alliance against Set [Gerard Butler], the merciless god of darkness, who has usurped Egypt's throne, plunging the once peaceful and prosperous empire into chaos and conflict. As their breathtaking battle against Set and his henchmen takes them into the afterlife and across the heavens, both god and mortal must pass tests of courage and sacrifice if they hope to prevail in the epic final confrontation."--Container
The light between oceans by M. L Stedman( Visual )

5 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 1,401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

« Le gardien de phare Tom Sherbourne (Michael Fassbender) et son épouse Isabel (Alicia Vikander) filent le parfait bonheur sur une île au large de l’Australie. Mais leur univers s’écroule quand Isabel apprend qu’elle ne peut avoir d’enfant. Un jour, un canot de sauvetage à la dérive s’échoue avec à son bord un bébé vagissant. Le dilemme auquel le couple fait alors face aura des répercussions bien au-delà de leur île, entraînant irrémédiablement leur existence – et celle d’une inconnue (Rachel Weisz) – dans une histoire tissée de passion, d’amour et d’espoir liés par une décision fatidique. Laissez-vous charmer par ce superbe film accompagné d'un commentaire audio exclusif qui vous plongera davantage dans le récit. »--
The thorn birds by Stan Margulies( Visual )

16 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 1,248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The epic story of a priest torn between God and human passion and a beautiful girl desiring only what she cannot have, spanning five decades of ambition, fear, longing and revenge, and set against the vast horizons of Australia's Outback
Gorillas in the mist : the story of Dian Fossey by Dian Fossey( Visual )

22 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,046 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of Dian Fossey's passionate involvement in the work to save the endangered mountain gorilla from poachers
Cocktail by Roger Donaldson( Visual )

43 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom Cruise plays Brian Flanagan, a young confident and ambitious bartender who, with the help of a seasoned pro, becomes the toast of Manhattan's Upper East Side. But when he moves to Jamaica and meets an independent artist, their vivid romance brings a new perspective to the self-centered bartender's life
Red dog : true blue( Visual )

10 editions published between 2016 and 2018 in English and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When eleven year old Mick is shipped off to his grandfather's cattle station in the remote Pilbara region of Western Australia, he prepares himself for a life of dull hardship, but instead finds myth, adventure, and a friendship with a scrappy, one of a kind dog that will change his life forever
Kill me three times( Visual )

6 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A jaded, somewhat demented, hit-man intertwines three tales of murder, mayhem, blackmail, and revenge when the assassin realizes he isn't the only one with his target in the crosshairs
The Poseidon adventure( Visual )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten survivors struggle to reach safety after an ocean liner capsizes in mid sea
F/X( Visual )

14 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rollie Tyler is one of the movies' best special effects artists, known as "F/X" in the industry. He faces his most challenging assignment--turning special effects into reality. He is asked by the Justice Department to stage the fake assassination of an underworld witness. Now his F/X ingenuity becomes the key to his own survival
Beautiful Kate by Rachel Ward( Visual )

13 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Writer Ned Kendall is asked to return to the family home by his sister Sally to farewell his dying father. While there, Ned starts having childhood memories that awaken long-buried secrets from the familys past
The shiralee by D'Arcy Niland( Visual )

20 editions published between 1986 and 2017 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fiercely independent man reluctantly takes his daughter on the road with him to the Australian outback while he looks for work
Journey to the center of the Earth by Hallmark( Visual )

11 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Violence
Dean Spanley by Toa Fraser( Visual )

15 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and German and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story about an Edwardian patriarch Horatio Fisk, a cold, obnoxious man who doesn't seem to grieve for his son, who was killed in the Boer war. This has driven a wedge between him and his son Henslowe Fisk when Henslowe makes his dutiful weekly visits to his father. Horatio seems to have little time or affection for his son. A visit by both to a seance with an eccentric Indian proves to be the beginning of a journey that opens the old man's heart
A Town like Alice by David Stevens( Visual )

15 editions published between 1980 and 1997 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set against the brutal chaos of World War II, a love story begins that will take two lovers through a living nightmare of captivity, across three continents and two decades, from the steamy jungles of Malaya to the desolate outback of Australia
Grizzly Falls( Visual )

12 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy and his father take a trip to the majestic mountains of the great Northwest--to Grizzly Falls--where they set off to capture a full-grown grizzly bear and bring it back alive
Two hands by Prod Co: Australian Film Finance Corporation/CML/Meridian Films( Visual )

26 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

19-year-old Jimmy finds himself in debt to a local gangster when some gang loot disappears and sets him on the run from thugs. Meanwhile, two street kids start a shopping spree when they find the missing money
The Poseidon adventure ; Blackbeard( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Poseidon adventure: As the luxury liner Poseidon slices through the waters of an ocean storm, the greatest danger is already on board--a terrorist with an explosive message for the world. Detonated on New Year's Eve, the blast capsizes the ship leaving a motley few--the madman among them--struggling for survival in this upside-down life-and-death drama
 
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BRYAN NEATHWAY BROWN

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