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Broadbent, Jim

Overview
Works: 485 works in 2,461 publications in 13 languages and 87,411 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Children's films  Fantasy films  Comedy films  Juvenile works  Historical films  Romance films  Biographical films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, vac, Performer, Author, Other, Organizer of meeting, Commentator, Contributor, Singer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Jim Broadbent
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince by David Yates( Visual )

83 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 4,194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emboldened by the return of Lord Voldemort, the Death Eaters are wreaking havoc in both the Muggle and wizarding worlds. Hogwarts, once thought to be a safe haven, may no longer be safe. Harry suspects that new dangers may lie within the castle, but Dumbledore is more intent upon preparing him for the final battle that he knows is fast approaching. Harry will have to help him uncover a vital key to unlocking Voldemort's defenses, a critical piece of information known only to Horace Slughorn, Hogwarts' former Potions Professor. Dumbledore manipulates his old colleague into returning to his previous post with promises of more money, a bigger office and the chance to teach the famous Harry Potter
The chronicles of Narnia by C. S Lewis( Visual )

31 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and held by 3,737 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter, Susan, Edmund, and Lucy decide to play hide-and-seek, and during the game Lucy discovers a mysterious wardrobe. She tucks herself inside and backs to the rear of the cabinet, there she finds herself in an entirely different world. The place is called Narnia, and it's been locked in winter for over 100 years by someone known as "The White Witch."
Moulin Rouge! by Baz Luhrmann( Visual )

90 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 3,717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christian, an idealistic and impoverished young writer who, newly arrived in Montmartre, is haphazardly inducted into a circle of young bohemians led by Toulouse-Lautrec. A comedy of mistaken identities ensues, quickly enmeshing the young poet in a love triangle involving the unobtainable and consumptive Satine, queen courtesan of the Moulin Rouge, and the foppish Duke of Roxbury, his villainous rival for her affections
Indiana Jones and the kingdom of the crystal skull by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

40 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 3,060 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Indy tries to outrace a brilliant and beautiful agent for the mystical, all-powerful Crystal Skull of Akator. Teaming up with a rebellious young biker and his spirited love Marion, Indy takes you on a breathtaking, action-packed adventure
The Iron Lady by Phyllida Lloyd( Visual )

82 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 2,854 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A surprising and intimate portrait of a woman [Margaret Thatcher] who smashed through barriers of gender and class to be heard in a male-dominated world. It is a film about power and the price that is paid for power."--Container
Bridget Jones's diary by Sharon Maguire( Visual )

53 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,730 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In her mid-thirties, still single and still being set up with dates by her mom, Bridget decides she needs to make a change in her life. She falls for her boss who uses her and then dumps her. In the meantime, Bridget keeps running into the divorced guy her mom tried to set her up with, and he happens to be ex-friends with her boss. She uses her diary as a confessional and she begins to wonder if she will ever find true love
Gangs of New York by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

50 editions published between 2002 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 2,709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1846, waves of Irish immigrants poured into the New Yorkneighborhood of Five Points. "Billy the Butcher" bands his fellow "Native Americans" into a gang to take on the Irish gang "The Dead Rabbits, "organized by Priest Vallon. After a bloody clash Vallon is dead and his son ends up in a brutal reform school. In 1862, that boy returns to seek vengeance against the man that killed his father
Robots by Chris Wedge( Visual )

30 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 2,471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a world populated entirely by robots, a young, idealist inventor sets off for Robot City to make his mark on the world. Once he arrives, he is confronted with a reality that is nothing like his dreams and aspirations
Brooklyn by John Crowley( Visual )

37 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Irish immigrant lands in 1950s Brooklyn, where she quickly falls into a romance with a local. When her past catches up with her, however, she must choose between two countries and the lives that exist within
The young Victoria by Jean-Marc Vallée( Visual )

40 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the life and times of Queen Victoria from her childhood to her early rise to power and the first turbulent years of her rule. Her romantic relationship and eventual marriage to Prince Albert culminates in a royal power struggle which ultimately is the key to her happiness when she comes to the realization that he is someone she can fully trust and believe in
Inkheart by Brendan Fraser( Visual )

41 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Mo Folchart reads a story aloud, the characters leap off the page. Literally. And that's a problem. One night he brings out three characters from Inkheart, a story set in medieval times and filled with magical beings. Capricorn and Basta are two villains. Dustfinger is a fire-eater. Now, 10 years later Mo's daughter, Meggie, discovers the truth and it's up to her to escape Capricorn's evil grasp. Mo has been searching for a long lost book that will help so he can use his special powers to the interlopers back to their world
Cloud atlas by Tom Tykwer( Visual )

53 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,060 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An exploration of how the actions of individual lives impact one another in the past, present and future, as one soul is shaped from a killer into a hero, and an act of kindness ripples across centuries to inspire a revolution. The story is a time-shifting weave of six interlinking narratives, with diverse settings from the savagery of a Pacific Island in the 1850s to a dystopian Korea of the near future
Paddington by Paul King( Visual )

18 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,059 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young Peruvian bear travels to London in search of a home. Finding himself lost and alone at Paddington Station, he meets the kindly Brown family, who offer him a temporary haven
The legend of Tarzan by David Yates( Visual )

40 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 2,017 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It has been years since the man once known as Tarzan left the jungles of Africa behind for a gentrified life as John Clayton III, Lord Greystoke, with his beloved wife, Jane at his side. Now, he has been invited back to the Congo to serve as a trade emissary of Parliament, unaware that he is a pawn in a deadly convergence of greed and revenge, masterminded by the Belgian, Captain Leon Rom. But those behind the murderous plot have no idea what they are about to unleash
Bridget Jones by Hugh Grant( Visual )

17 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 1,984 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

London-based thirty-something Bridget Jones continues her romantic relationship with Mark Darcy, despite many humorous complications
Arthur Christmas by Peter Lord( Visual )

36 editions published between 2003 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,846 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On Christmas at the North Pole, Santa's youngest son looks to use his father's high-tech operation for an urgent mission
The lady in the van by Nicholas Hytner( Visual )

34 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,836 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film tells the true story of the relationship between Alan Bennett and the singular Miss Shepherd, a woman of uncertain origins who 'temporarily' parked her van in Bennett's London driveway and proceeded to live there for fifteen years
Vanity fair by Mira Nair( Visual )

51 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 1,830 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Becky Sharp schemes and seduces her way up the social ladder--until love and romance threaten to get in the way!
The Borrowers by Mary Norton( Visual )

35 editions published between 1997 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A clan of thumb-size mischief makers stars in this eye-popping fantasy
Iris by Richard Eyre( Visual )

82 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 1,711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adapted from the memoirs of literary critic John Bayley, the film recounts his courtship of and long marriage to British novelist Iris Murdoch. The scenario tacks back and forth from the young Iris--ready to seduce one and all with her coy command of words and sex appeal--to the elder Iris--slowly giving way to the cruel erasure of Alzheimer's
 
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Alternative Names
Jim Broadbent acteur britannique

Jim Broadbent actor de cine, televisión y teatro inglés

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Jim Broadbent English actor

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Джим Бродбент

Джим Бродбент Британский актёр, лауреат премий «Оскар» и «Золотой глобус».

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جیم برودبنت صداپیشه و بازیگر بریتانیایی

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吉姆·布勞德本特

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