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Wurman, Alex

Overview
Works: 103 works in 236 publications in 7 languages and 14,371 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Documentary films  Wildlife films  Nonfiction films  Film adaptations  Made-for-TV movies  Biographical films  Biographical television programs  Television adaptations 
Roles: Composer, Author, Performer, Lyricist, Musician
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Alex Wurman
March of the Penguins by Luc Jacquet( Visual )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 3,712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the Antarctic, every March since the beginning of time, the quest begins to find the perfect mate and start a family. This courtship will begin with a long journey - a journey that will take them hundreds of miles across the continent by foot, one by one in a single file. They will endure freezing temperatures, in brittle, icy winds and through deep, treacherous waters. They will risk starvation and attack by dangerous predators, under the harshest conditions on earth, all to find true love
Temple Grandin by Temple Grandin( Visual )

13 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 2,274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An engaging portrait of an autistic young woman who became, through timely mentoring and sheer force of will, one of America's most remarkable success stories as a leader in the field of animal husbandry and the humane handling of cattle
Talladega nights : the ballad of Ricky Bobby by Columbia Pictures( Visual )

11 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 1,439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

NASCAR sensation Ricky Bobby is a racing hero because of his "win at all costs" approach. He and his loyal racing partner, childhood friend Cal Naughton Jr., are a fearless duo. Dubbed "Shake" and "Bake" by their fans, the two have the ability to finish so many races in the #1 and #2 positions, with Cal always in second place. When flamboyant French Formula One driver Jean Girard challenges Ricky and Cal for the supremacy of NASCAR, Ricky must face his own demons and fight Girard for the right to be known as racing's top driver
Anchorman : the legend of Ron Burgundy( Visual )

20 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 1,148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's the 70's and Ron Burgundy is the king of San Diego. He's the most popular news anchor in town. He and his all male news team rule the city with their sauve looks, minimal IQ's and unbelievably bad hair. In Ron's world, women don't belong in the newsroom. So when rising star reporter Veronica Corningstone fills in for Ron one night and the ratings soar, it becomes more than a battle ... it becomes war
Hollywood homicide by Robert Souza( Visual )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 1,052 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two Hollywood police detectives juggle a murder investigation and their other jobs
A lot like love by Touchstone Pictures( Visual )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 967 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oliver and Emily meet on a flight from Los Angeles to New York with each of them declaring that they couldn't be more wrong for each other. As they struggle with their respective partners, careers, and breakups, they become closer and closer
Confessions of a dangerous mind by George Clooney( Visual )

19 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and French and held by 931 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What would happen if a wildly successful TV producer was also a top-secret CIA assassin? While a maverick creator of America's favorite game shows gains notoriety for his smash television hits, he is also drawn into a shadowy world of danger as a covert government operative. But soon the producers life begins to spiral out of control - both sides of him
The last lions( Visual )

4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fleeing a raging fire and a rival pride headed by the dangerous cub-killing lioness Silver Eye, Ma di Tau ("Mother of Lions") and her fragile cubs must make their perilous escape by swimming a crocodile-infested river. Remote Duba Island is both a refuge and a strange new world for Ma di Tau and her cubs to conquer. On Duba, Ma di Tau must face off with the island's herd of fierce buffalo whose huge, slashing horns are among the most dangerous weapons in Africa. Although the buffalo are one of her biggest threats, they are also one of her best hopes for survival if she can prevail over them. Yet, even as Ma di Tau faces devastating loss and escalating perils, she becomes part of a stunning turning point in the power dynamics on Duba Island, bringing together a competitive rival pride in a titanic primal bid to preserve the thing that matters most: the future of their bloodlines
Normal by Jane Anderson( Visual )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selecció de pel·lícules per la seva temàtica
The nines by John H August( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lives of an actor, a television game show personality, and a videogame designer are intertwined, and the lines between fantasy and reality become blurred. Three linked stories that exist in distinct but overlapping parallel universes, each challenging the other's claim to reality
$5 a day by Nigel Cole( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After being released from jail for a crime his dad committed, Ritchie Flynn Parker, the son of a thrifty conman, begrudgingly joins his father on the road, after years of separation. Ritchie Flynn is a reformed conman who doesn't want anything to do with his father. He also feels he is being conned into joining his father on the road, but soon learns the real reason for this, and the lessons he learns will change his life. Conman Nat Parker wants to drive across the country for an experimental medicine that might save his life. On the way, with very little money, Nat pulls off a series of small-time hustles in order to get to their destination, sustaining themselves on only five dollars a day
Call me crazy: a five film( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of short films that explore the impact of mental illness
March of the penguins by Alex Wurman( Recording )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The view from the swing( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ted Whitaker is going to be a father, but his excitement turns to panic when he takes the role of fatherhood on
Four Christmases( Visual )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brad and Kate live in San Francisco. They have been together for three years of love, having fun, and doing all sorts of things together with no intention of marriage or children. Christmas morning, they're on their way to Fiji, having told both sets of divorced parents that they're off to do charity work. But a fog rolls in that even Rudolph's nose can illuminate, shutting down the airport. Now they have no choice but to visit each of their four idiosyncratic parents. As the day progresses, Brad and Kate remember growing up, each learns more about the other, and Kate realizes that her life may not be as good as it could be. Now, the two have to see if they can weather the storms their families bring
The newsroom by Jeff Daniels( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Newsroom takes a behind-the-scenes look at a high-rated cable-news program at the fictional ACN Network, focusing on the on and off camera lives of its acerbic anchor, a new executive producer, and their newsroom staff
Anchorman : wake-up Ron Burgundy, the adventure continues ...( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's the 70's and Ron Burgundy is the king of San Diego. He's the most popular news anchor in town. He and his all male news team rule the city with their save looks, minimal IQ's and unbelievably bad hair. The saga continues with footage not shown in theaters
The newsroom( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Newsroom takes a behind-the-scenes look at a high-rated cable-news program at the fictional ACN Network, focusing on the on and off camera lives of its acerbic anchor, a new executive producer, and their newsroom staff
The switch : music from the motion picture( Recording )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Run, fatboy, run by David Schwimmer( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dennis is a clueless and slightly overweight guy. Five years ago, he left Libby, his pregnant fianc ee, on their wedding day. Realizing he made a mistake, Dennis tries to persuade her that he loves her and wants her to accept him back into his life, but he meets with failure at every turn. When he discovers that Libby has found Whit, the new man in her life, the frustration Dennis feels grows. Dennis vows, that for once in his life, he will finish something and decides to train for the Nike River-run in London. With his friends Gordon and Mr. Goshdashtidar by his side, Dennis begins training for the marathon he must finish
 
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March of the Penguins
Alternative Names
Alex Wurman Amerikaans componist

Alex Wurman amerikansk komponist

Alex Wurman amerikansk kompositör

Alex Wurman compositeur américain

Alex Wurman US-amerikanischer Komponist

Wurman, Alexander B. 1966-

Алекс Вурман американский композитор

Ալեքս Վուրման

אלכס וורמן

الکس وورمن آهنگساز آمریکایی

アレックス・ワーマン

艾力克斯·伍爾曼

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Talladega nights : the ballad of Ricky BobbyAnchorman : the legend of Ron Burgundy