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Noyce, Phillip

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Most widely held works by Phillip Noyce
Rabbit-proof fence by Phillip Noyce( Visual )

138 editions published between 2002 and 2019 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,788 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

If the government kidnapped you, would you walk the 1500 miles back home? In 1931, three half-caste children from Western Australia did just that. 14-year-old Molly (Everlyn Sampi), her 8-year-old sister Daisy (Tianna Sansbury), and their 10-year-old cousin Gracie (Laura Monaghan), all fathered by itinerant white workers, are stolen from their Aborigine mothers and sent to an institution to be trained into "white" Australians. Told they have no mothers, the girls revolt, escape, and begin the epic journey back to Western Australia-all 1,500 miles-navigating by following the fence built across the nation to stem the spread of rabbits
The Giver by Phillip Noyce( Visual )

72 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story centers on Jonas, young man who lives in a supposedly ideal world of conformity and contentment. Yet as he begins to spend time with the elder, who is the sole keeper of all the community's memories, Jonas quickly begins to discover the dark and deadly truths of his community's secret past. At extreme odds, Jonas knows that he must escape their world to protect them all; a challenge that no one has ever succeeded at before
Salt by Phillip Noyce( Visual )

89 editions published between 2010 and 2017 in 10 languages and held by 2,463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a CIA officer, Evelyn Salt swore an oath to duty, honor, and country. Her loyalty will be tested when a defector accuses her of being a Russian spy. Salt goes on the run, using all her skills and years of experience as a covert operative to elude capture. Her efforts to prove her innocence only serve to cast doubt on her motives, as the hunt to uncover the truth behind her identity continues
Patriot games by Phillip Noyce( Visual )

81 editions published between 1992 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 2,077 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A former CIA analyst vacationing with his family in London helps thwart a terrorist attack on a member of the Royal Family and becomes the target of the terrorist whose brother he killed
The Quiet American by Phillip Noyce( Visual )

81 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story that led to the events of the United States military involvement in Vietnam. Here, a love triangle between a British journalist, his mistress, and a mysterious CIA operative evolves into a much greater mystery that eventually leads to murder and deception
The bone collector by Phillip Noyce( Visual )

74 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bed-ridden homicide cop teams with a young rookie to catch a deranged serial killer
Clear and present danger by Phillip Noyce( Visual )

78 editions published between 1993 and 2018 in 7 languages and held by 1,635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

CIA Agent Jack Ryan is appointed acting CIA Deputy Director of Intelligence when his mentor, Admiral James Greer becomes gravely ill. His first assignment is to investigate the murder of one of the president's friends, a prominent U.S. businessman with secret ties to Colombian drug cartels. Caught in the crossfire, Ryan takes matters into his own hands
The Saint by Jonathan Hensley( Visual )

36 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simon Templar (The Saint), is a thief for hire, whose latest job to steal the secret process for cold fusion puts him at odds with a traitor bent on toppling the Russian government, as well as the woman who holds its secret
Roots( Visual )

6 editions published between 2016 and 2018 in English and held by 1,057 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The gripping story is told through four generations, from the capture of Kunta Kinte in Africa to his transport to Colonial America in brutal conditions through successive generations fighting to win their freedom in the Civil War
Catch a fire by Phillip Noyce( Visual )

32 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 866 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of a South African hero's journey to freedom. In the country's turbulent and divided times in the 1980s, Patrick Chamusso is an oil refinery foreman and soccer coach who is apolitical. That is, until he and his wife Precious are jailed. Patrick is stunned into action against the country's oppressive reigning system, even as police Colonel Nic Vos further insinuates himself into the Chamussos' lives
Dead calm by Phillip Noyce( Visual )

48 editions published between 1988 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John and Rae Ingram rescue the only surviving crew member of a crippled schooner only to find themselves the targets of a deranged killer
Mary and Martha by Hilary Swank( Visual )

7 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two very different women, an upscale American named Mary and a middle-class Englishwoman named Martha, form an unlikely bond following the losses of their only children from malaria contracted in Africa. Battling their lingering grief and the strains on their marriages, the two work together to raise awareness of malaria while recovering their sense of purpose. A story of how ordinary people can make a difference in influencing social policy and affecting positive change
Newsfront by Phillip Noyce( Visual )

32 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The newsreel cameramen were unsung heroes who raced to beat headlines and dangers to capture moments on film for moviegoers. They captured historic moments but when a new technology called television arrived, their days were numbered
Sliver by Phillip Noyce( Visual )

30 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman who rents an apartment in one of New York's luxurious "sliver" buildings believes she has found the perfect home, but from the moment she moves in, someone is watching her--a voyeur who knows her most intimate secrets and deepest desires
God Knows Why, But it Works( Visual )

5 editions published between 1976 and 2015 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The infant mortality rate of Australian Aboriginal children is amongst the highest in the world. From the late 1950s when he started working in northern NSW, Dr Archie Kalokerinos believed that Vitamin C deficiency lay behind many of the infant deaths and that his simple but revolutionary treatment of Vitamin C injections could save the lives of these children. He demonstrated that Vitamin C could also be used to treat a range of conditions in patients of all ages--from pneumonia to diabetes and strokes. Told in a mixture of documentary footage and dramatised scenes, this film is the story of his life and his crusade, from his childhood in a Greek-Australian family to his practice in the tiny western NSW town of Collarenebri
Blind fury by Phillip Noyce( Visual )

13 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in English and Italian and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nick Parker, was blinded by an explosion in Vietnam, but rescued and trained to be a master swordsman by sympathetic villagers. Twenty years later he has become a drifter. He visits the family of Frank Devereaux (O'Quinn) an old Army buddy, now a chemist. There he foils an attempt by gangsters to kidnap the family in order to force Frank to produce designer drugs. Frank, it seems, has fallen into debt to the mob while gambling at a Reno casino. Nick goes to Reno, exposes the gangsters, and rescues Frank
Rabbit-proof fence( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1931 Australia, three aboriginal girls -- Molly and her younger cousins, Gracie and Daisy -- are plucked from their homes and placed into an internment camp, there to be trained as domestic staff and integrated into white society, per the Australian government's plan. They escape the camp, and set off on a 1,500 mile trek back to their home across the Outback, following a fence that keeps rabbits away from the settlements
The hitchhiker( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Hitchhiker walks a lonely road where terror awaits around every curve. Walk with him, and you'll find yourself in some very dark places. He won't hold your hand, but he'll make sure the only ones who get hurt are the ones who deserve to
The hunt for Red October ; Patriot games ; Clear and present danger( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hunt for Red October: A new technologically superior Soviet nuclear sub, the Red October, is heading the the United States coast under the command of Captain Ramius. The American government thinks Ramius is planning to attack. A lone CIA analyst has a different idea: he thinks Ramius is planning to defect, but he has only a few hours to find him and prove it. At the same time, the entire Russian naval and air commands are trying to find Ramius too
The Cowra breakout( Visual )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the early hours of August 5th 1944, 1100 Japanese prisoners launched a mass breakout from a P.O.W. camp near Cowra, New South Wales
 
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Noyce, Phil

Noyce, Philip

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Noyce, Phillip

Noyce, Phillip 1950-

Phillip Noyce Australisch filmregisseur

Phillip Noyce australischer Regisseur

Phillip Noyce australský filmový režisér

Phillip Noyce director de cine australiano

Phillip Noyce director de cinema australià

Phillip Noyce réalisateur australien

Phillip Noyce regista australiano

Phillip Noyce regjisor australian

Phillip Noyce reżyser australijski

Филип Нойс

Филлип Нойс австралийский кинорежиссёр

פיליס נויס במאי קולנוע אוסטרלי

فيليب نويس مخرج أفلام أسترالي

فیلیپ نویس فیلمنامه‌نویس و کارگردان استرالیایی

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ফিলিপ নয়েস অস্ট্রেলীয় চলচ্চিত্র পরিচালক

பிலிப் நோய்ஸ்

노이스, 필립 1950-

노이즈, 필립 1950-

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菲利普·諾伊斯

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