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Beaufoy, Simon

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Most widely held works by Simon Beaufoy
The Hunger Games : catching fire by Francis Lawrence( Visual )

60 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Home safe after winning the 74th Annual Hunger Games, Katniss and Peeta must turn around and embark on a "Victor's Tour" of the districts, where they sense that a rebellion is simmering, and probably sparked by Katniss. The Capitol proves they are very much in control as President Snow prepares the 75th Annual Hunger Games: an anniversary competition that will draw contestants from previous victors, a condition that leaves District 12 with very few options
Slumdog Millionaire by Danny Boyle( Visual )

34 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 3,441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jamal Malik is an 18 year-old orphan from the slums of Mumbai. With the whole nation watching, he is just one question away from winning a staggering 20 million rupees on India's version of "Who Wants To Be A Millionaire?" When the show breaks for the night, police arrest him on suspicion of cheating. Desperate to prove his innocence, Jamal tells the story of his life in the slum where he and his brother grew up. He describes their adventures together on the road, of vicious encounters with local gangs, and of Latika, the girl he loved and lost. Every chapter of his story reveals the key to the answer to one of the game show's questions. Jamal's increasingly layered story reveals where he learned the answers to the show's seemingly impossible questions. When the new day dawns and Jamal returns to answer the final question, the Inspector and sixty million viewers watch to find out if he can answer the question of how anyone comes to know the things they know about life and love
127 Hours by James Franco( Visual )

44 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In April 2003 Aron Ralston, a 27-year-old hiker, fell and was trapped in a narrow crevasse, his right arm wedged against the rock wall by a boulder. He had gone to Bluejohn Canyon, Utah for a rock-climbing weekend alone. Not telling anyone where he was going and finding himself stuck, he knows he can't expect anyone to come to his rescue. As a trained engineer and a skilled, albeit somewhat careless, outdoorsman, he understands his predicament as a practical challenge, a technical problem
Everest by Baltasar Kormákur( Visual )

79 editions published between 2015 and 2020 in 8 languages and held by 2,310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspired by the incredible events surrounding an attempt to reach the summit of the world's highest mountain, the film documents the awe-inspiring journey of two different expeditions challenged beyond their limits by one of the fiercest snowstorms ever encountered by mankind. Their mettle tested by the harshest elements found on the planet, the climbers will face nearly impossible obstacles as a lifelong obsession becomes a breathtaking struggle for survival
Battle of the sexes by Jonathan Dayton( Visual )

26 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 1,920 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the wake of the sexual revolution and the rise of the women's movement, the 1973 tennis match between women's world champion Billie Jean King and ex-men's-champ and serial hustler Bobby Riggs became one of the most watched televised sports events of all time, reaching 90 million viewers around the world. As the rivalry between King and Riggs kicked into high gear, off-court each was fighting more personal and complex battles
Salmon fishing in the Yemen by Lasse Hallström( Visual )

45 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A London fisheries expert is approached by a consultant to help realize a sheik's vision of bringing the sport of fly-fishing to the desert and embarks on an upstream journey of faith and fish to prove the impossible possible
Miss Pettigrew lives for a day by Amy Adams( Visual )

16 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and French and held by 1,589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1939 London, Miss Guinevere Pettigrew is a middle-aged governess who finds herself once again unfairly dismissed from her job. Now she must seize the day if she wants a job. She does this by intercepting an employment assignment outside of her comfort level as social secretary. Arriving at a penthouse apartment for the interview, Miss Pettigrew is catapulted into the glamorous world and dizzying social whirl of an American actress and singer, Delysia Lafosse. Suddenly, Miss Pettigrew finds herself swept into the world of high society. Within hours she is living it up. Taking the social secretary designation to heart, she tries to help her new friend Delysia navigate both a love life and career. This is complicated by the three men in Delysias life: devoted pianist Michael, intimidating nightclub owner Nick, and impressionable junior impresario Phil. Miss Pettigrew herself is unexpectedly drawn to the gallant Joe, a successful designer who is tenuously engaged to haughty fashion maven Edythe - the one person who senses that the new social secretary may be out of her element and schemes to undermine her. Over the next 24 hours, Guinevere and Delysia will empower each other to discover their romantic destinies
The full monty( Visual )

16 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Six unemployed men, inspired by a touring group of male strippers, decide they can make a small fortune by putting on a striptease show of their ow -- with one small difference. They intend to go the "full monty" and strip completely naked! In this hilarious, heartfelt comedy, these six friends discover the inner strength to bare it all in front of the world."--Back of container
Slumdog millionaire : the shooting script by Vikas Swarup( Book )

26 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Today is the biggest day in Jamal Malik's life. A penniless, eighteen-year-old orphan from the slums of Mumbai, he's one question away from winning a staggering 20 million rupees on India's Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?"--Page 4 of cover
The full monty by Peter Cattaneo( Visual )

90 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Per sbarcare il lunario, Gaz e Dave decidono di mettere in piedi uno spettacolo di strip-tease maschile coinvolgendo altri disoccupati come loro: Gerald, Lomper, Guy e Horse; sarà un trionfo. (Mereghetti)
Slumdog millionaire by Danny Boyle( Visual )

66 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Depuis son enfance dans les bidonvilles de Mumbai, Jamal Malik poursuit son rêve : retrouver Latika, une jeune orpheline dont il est amoureux. Alors qu'il commence à perdre espoir, il imagine une solution surprenante pour retrouver son amour : participer au plus grand show télévisé du pays , "Qui veut gagner des millions?". Mais alors qu'il atteint la question finale à 20 millions de roupies, il est arrêté par la police qui le soupçonne de tricherie..." (Source jaquette)
The full monty by Wendy Holden( Book )

35 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six unemployed men from Sheffield, England decide to form a strippers' group. To make sure local women come to the show, the leader tells them they will have to take *all* their clothes off. Will they dare to go for the 'full monty"?
Trust( Visual )

1 edition published in 2018 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspired by actual events, Trust delves into the trials and triumphs of one of Americas wealthiest and unhappiest families, the Gettys. Equal parts family history, dynastic saga and an examination of the power of money, the show explores the complexities at the heart of every family, rich or poor. Told over multiple seasons and spanning the twentieth century, the series begins in 1973 with the kidnapping of John Paul Getty III, an heir to the Getty oil fortune, by the Italian mafia in Rome
The full monty : a play by Simon Beaufoy( Book )

16 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1997, a BAFTA award-winning British film about six out of work Sheffield steelworkers with nothing to lose took the world by storm. And now they're back, live on stage, only for them, it really has to be The Full Monty. Simon Beaufoy, the Oscar-winning writer of the film, has now gone back to Sheffield where it all started to rediscover the men, the women, the heartache and the hilarity of a city on the dole
Blow dry( Visual )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2018 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A British hair-styling contest comes to a small town where the local mayor begs a town hairdresser to get involved in the contest
The hunger games : complete 4-film collection by Gary Ross( Visual )

4 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Disc 5]. Mockingjay, part 1 follows Katniss after she survives the 75th games and returns to District 13. She begins to take a more active part in the rebellion lead by President Alma Coin as she fights to save a captured Peeta and free Panem from President Snow
127 heures by Danny Boyle( Visual )

12 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In April 2003 Aron Ralston, a 27-year-old hiker, fell and was trapped in a narrow crevasse, his right arm wedged against the rock wall by a boulder. He had gone to Bluejohn Canyon, Utah for a rock-climbing weekend alone. Not telling anyone where he was going and finding himself stuck, he knows he can't expect anyone to come to his rescue. As a trained engineer and a skilled, albeit somewhat careless, outdoorsman, he understands his predicament as a practical challenge, a technical problem
Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins( Visual )

5 editions published between 2014 and 2017 in German and English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Katniss Everdeen has returned home safe after winning the 74th Annual Hunger Games along with fellow tribute Peeta Mellark. Winning means that they must turn around and leave their family and close friends, embarking on a 'Victor's Tour' of the districts. Along the way Katniss senses that a rebellion is simmering, but the Capitol is still very much in control as President Snow prepares the 75th Annual Hunger Games (The Quarter Quell); a competition that could change Panem forever
Yasmin by Kenneth Glenaan( Visual )

22 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drama set amongst a Muslim community in the north of England before and after the events of 9/11
Slumdog Millionär by Danny Boyle( Visual )

12 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Für Jamal Malik ist es der grösste Tag seines bisherigen Lebens. Nur noch eine Frage trennt ihn vom 20-Millionen-Rupien-Hauptgewinn in Indiens TV-Show "Wer wird Millionär?". Doch was in aller Welt hat ein mittelloser Youngster aus den Slums vom Mumbai in dieser Sendung verloren? Und wie kommt es, dass er auf alle Fragen eine Antwort weiss? Dabei geht es Jamal nicht um das Geld, sondern einzig und allein um die Liebe. Für ihn ist die Sendung nur ein Mittel zum Zweck, eine letzte Chance, seine verlorene, grosse Liebe Latika in der flirrenden Millionenmetropole Mumbai wiederzufinden. (Quelle: Cover)
 
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Simon Beaufoy britischer Drehbuchautor

Simon Beaufoy britisk manusforfattar

Simon Beaufoy britisk manusforfatter

Simon Beaufoy britisk manuskriptforfatter

Simon Beaufoy Brits scenarioschrijver

Simon Beaufoy brittisk manusförfattare

Simon Beaufoy guionista britànic

Simon Beaufoy guionista británico

Simon Beaufoy guionista británicu

Simon Beaufoy scénariste britannique

Simon Beaufoy sceneggiatore e regista britannico

Simon Beaufoy skenarist britanik

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