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Copley, Sharlto 1973-

Overview
Works: 86 works in 507 publications in 9 languages and 17,585 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Science fiction films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Fantasy films  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Film remakes  Crime films  Dystopian films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other, Author, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Sharlto Copley
Maleficent by Robert Stromberg( Visual )

48 editions published between 2014 and 2017 in English and French and held by 2,844 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A beautiful, pure-hearted young fairy, Maleficent has an idyllic life growing up in a peaceable forest kingdom, until one day when an invading army threatens the harmony of the land. Bent on revenge, Maleficent faces a battle with the invading king's successor and, as a result, places a curse upon his newborn infant Aurora. As the child grows, Maleficent realizes that Aurora holds the key to peace in the kingdom, and perhaps to Maleficent's true happiness as well. A retelling of the Sleeping Beauty story
District 9 by Neill Blomkamp( Visual )

72 editions published between 2009 and 2017 in 9 languages and held by 2,661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Back in the 1980s, a giant spacecraft stalled in the skies over Johannesburg. 1.8 million of the aliens that were aboard were rescued, and placed in a refugee camp--District 9. Over the next 20 years, District 9 became a teeming shantytown like so many others in the developing world. Although there is evidence that the extraterrestrials represent an advanced civilization, their lives on Earth are marked by squalor, dysfunction, and xenophobic hostility. Now, the mass eviction of the aliens is due to commence, overseen by the military/corporate entity MultiNational United. Middle manager Wikus Van De Merwe finds himself in charge, and cannot believe the good luck of his sudden promotion, until events spin out of control, and he realizes he is little more than a pawn in a horrific multinational/intergalactic experiment
Elysium by Neill Blomkamp( Visual )

62 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 2,122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the year 2154 two groups of people remain; the extremely wealthy who reside on an immaculate man-made space station named Elysium, and the rest, who occupy an overpopulated, destroyed Earth. Max decides to embark on a mission that could bring equality to the opposed worlds
Chappie by Neill Blomkamp( Visual )

50 editions published between 2015 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 1,696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the near future, crime is patrolled by an oppressive mechanized police force. But now, the people are fighting back. When one police droid, Chappie, is stolen and given new programming, he becomes the first robot with the ability to think and feel for himself. As powerful, destructive forces start to see Chappie as a danger to mankind and order, they will stop at nothing to maintain the status quo and ensure that Chappie is the last of his kind
The A-Team by American Hospital Association( Visual )

30 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in English and held by 1,680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Convicted by a military court for a crime they didn't commit, a daring team of former Special Forces soldiers must utilize their unique talents to break out of prison and tackle their toughest mission yet. It's going to take guts, split-second timing and an arsenal of explosive weapons, this is a job for The A-Team! Bonus features include: Extended Edition which includes a never-before-seen version of the film with spectacular added footage not shown in theaters!
Hardcore Henry by Sharlto Copley( Visual )

22 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 994 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

He remembers nothing. Mainly because he's just been brought back from the dead by his wife. She tells him that his name is Henry. Five minutes later, he's being shot at, his wife has been kidnapped, and he should probably go get her back. Who's got her? His name's Akan; he's a powerful warlord with an army of mercenaries, and a plan for world domination. Henry's also in an unfamiliar city of Moscow and everyone wants him dead. Everyone except for a mysterious British fellow called Jimmy
Free fire( Visual )

32 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 962 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a colorful yet gritty 1970s Boston, Justine, a mysterious American businesswoman, and her wise-cracking associate Ord, arrange a black-market weapons deal in a deserted warehouse between IRA arms buyer Chris and shifty South African gun runner Vernon. What starts as a polite if uneasy exchange soon goes south when tensions escalate and shots are fired, quickly leading to a full-on Battle Royale where it₂s every man (and woman) for themselves
The Hollars by John Krasinski( Visual )

16 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 939 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Hollar, a struggling NYC artist, is forced to navigate the small middle-American town he left behind when news of his mother's illness brings him home. Back in the house he grew up in, John is immediately swept up in the problems of his dysfunctional family, high school rival, and an over-eager ex-girlfriend as he faces impending fatherhood with his girlfriend in New York
Oldboy by Spike Lee( Visual )

30 editions published between 2013 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 916 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kidnapped and kept in solitary confinement for 20 years, Joe Doucett has suddenly been set free without a word of explanation. Obsessed with finding those who imprisoned him, Doucett wreaks havoc upon his captors, unaware his freedom is part of a plan and his true punishment's about to begin
Gringo( Visual )

10 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 835 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harold Soyinka finds himself at the mercy of his back-stabbing business colleagues back home, local drug lords and a morally conflicted black-ops mercenary. Crossing the line from law-abiding citizen to wanted criminal, Harold battles to survive his increasingly dangerous situation
Europa report by Sharlto Copley( Visual )

14 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and German and held by 658 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An international crew of six astronauts, undertakes a privately funded mission to search for life on Jupiter's fourth largest moon, Europa. As the journey proceeds, unexpected catastrophic developments test the crew far beyond anything they expected
The Snow Queen 2 by Sharlto Copley( Visual )

9 editions published between 2014 and 2017 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The storm is back with an all new ice-breaking adventure! After celebrating their victory over the Snow Queen, Gerda and Orm have given their fellow trolls a taste of freedom. But when Orm gets a cold-hard reality check, they slip into another perilous journey and must protect the world from eternal winter
Powers( Visual )

8 editions published between 2015 and 2018 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two detectives investigate crimes in a world populated by superhumans
Powers( Visual )

5 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in a world where humans and super heroes co-exist, homicide detective Christian Walker, who had his own powers taken from him, investigates crimes involving superhumans along with his partner
Open grave by Sharlto Copley( Visual )

10 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man, wakes up in a pit of dead bodies with no memory of who he is or how he got there. Fleeing the scene, he breaks into a nearby house and is met at gunpoint by a group of terrified strangers, all suffering from memory loss
District 9 (DVD)( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty years ago, aliens from another planet made contact with Earth. Now, the refugee camp they are forced to live in has deteriorated into a slum-like ghetto. When field operative Wikus van der Merwe is put in charge of evicting the aliens, he contracts a strange virus that changes his DNA to match that of the refugees. As his body begins to mutate, he becomes a hunted man, and the aliens' only hope for freedom
The Snow Queen 2 : an icy adventure( Visual )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The storm is back with an all new ice-breaking adventure! After celebrating their victory over the Snow Queen, Gerda and Orm have given their fellow trolls a taste of freedom. But when Orm gets a cold-hard reality check, they slip into another perilous journey and must protect the world from eternal winter
Powers( Visual )

1 edition published in 2018 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What if the world was full of superheroes who aren't actually heroic at all? What if all their powers were just one more excuse for mischief, mayhem, murder and endorsement deals? Enter the men and women of the powers division, the brave people in charge of protecting humans like us and keeping the peace over commercialised, God-like men and women who glide through the sky imposing their power over the mortals who both worship and fear them. Based on the graphic novel by Michael Avon Oeming and Brian Michael Bendis, the edgy and dramatic Powers follows the lives of two homicide detectives, Christian Walker (Sharlto Copley) and Deena Pilgrim (Susan Heyward), who are assigned to investigate these cases
District 9( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gestrande aliens worden in kampen vastgehouden in de sloppenwijken van Johannesburg
Europe report( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Er wordt een ruimtemissie georganiseerd op zoek naar leven op Jupiters maan Europa. Na de landing krijgen de astronauten problemen die ze niet voorzien hadden
 
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Alternative Names
Sharlto Copley acteur, réalisateur, scénariste et producteur sud-africain

Sharlto Copley attore, regista e produttore cinematografico sudafricano

Sharlto Copley South African producer, actor, and director

Sharlto Copley südafrikanischer Produzent, Schauspieler und Regisseur

Sharlto Copley Zuid-Afrikaans acteur

Σάρλτο Κόπλεϊ

Копли, Шарлто

Шарлто Копли

Шарлто Коплі

Շարլտո Կոպլի

שרלטו קופליי

شارلتو كوبلي

شارلتو کوپلی تهیه‌کننده، فیلمنامه‌نویس، بازیگر، و کارگردان اهل آفریقای جنوبی

شارلتۆ کۆپلێی

स्रालतो कोप्ले

ஷர்ல்டோ கோப்லே

샬토 코플리

シャールト・コプリー

夏托·科普雷

沙杜高柏

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