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Patel, Dev 1990-

Works: 123 works in 511 publications in 11 languages and 20,125 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Biographical films  Television series  Television comedies  Science fiction films  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Journalism television programs 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Contributor, Author, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Dev Patel
The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel by John Madden( Visual )

45 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 4,339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When seven cash-strapped seniors decide to 'outsource' their retirement to a resort in far-off India, friendship and romance blossom in the most unexpected ways."--Container
Slumdog Millionaire by Danny Boyle( Visual )

108 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 3,828 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
Lion by Garth Davis( Visual )

36 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 2,690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Calcutta wordt de vijfjarige Saroo verdwaald aangetroffen en later door Australische adoptieouders opgevoed. Als Saroo volwassen is gaat hij op zoek naar zijn familie in India
Chappie by Neill Blomkamp( Visual )

34 editions published between 2015 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 1,590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dev Patel and Hugh Jackman star in this action thriller written and directed by Neill Blomkamp. When revolutionary scientist Deon (Patel) awakens his latest creation, a robot with artificial intelligence and the ability to think and feel like a human, his dreams and his nightmares all quickly become his reality. As the robot, Chappie (voice of Sharlto Copley), begins to develop in the same ways a human would, society around him finds it increasingly difficult to accept him into their lives. After Chappie is kidnapped by South African gangsters who wish to do him harm, Deon puts all his efforts into finding his creation and proving to the world that Chappie is not dangerous but merely provides evidence of the next generation of thinking
The man who knew infinity by Dev Patel( Visual )

27 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Growing up poor in Madras, India, Srinivasa Ramanujan Iyengar earns admittance to Cambridge University suring WWI, where he becomes a pioneer in mathematical theories with the guidance of his professor, G. H. Hardy
The newsroom by Jeff Daniels( Visual )

8 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 960 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"... this behind-the-scenes drama takes a look at a cable-news program at the fictional ACN Network, focusing on the on- and off-camera lives of its acerbic anchor Will McAvoy, new executive producer MacKenzie McHale, their newsroom staff, their news-division boss and corporate owner. Overcoming a tumultuous first day - climaxing in a newsflash that a BP oil rig has just exploded in the Gulf of Mexico - the team sets out on a patriotic if quixotic mission to 'do the news well' in the face of corporate and commercial obstacles, and their own personal entanglements."--Container
The newsroom( Visual )

9 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and French and held by 863 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 newsroom( Visual )

4 editions published in 2015 in English and French and held by 763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the wake of the Genoa debacle, the team decides to use caution in reporting a major breaking story. Neal is contacted by an anonymous source in possession of stolen government documents; Sloan looks to solve a takeover puzzle. When the team attends the White House Correspondents' Dinner in Washington, Mac makes an unexpected acquaintance and Will gets a surprise
Only yesterday = Omoide poro poro( Visual )

10 editions published between 1991 and 2016 in English and Japanese and held by 740 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After living her whole life in the city, 27-year-old Taeko decides to visit her relatives in the countryside. As she travels, memories of her youth resurface. And after meeting young farmer Toshio, she wonders if she's been true to the dreams of her childhood self
About Cherry( Visual )

4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

18-year-old Angelica shuffles between school, a dead-end job, her exploitative boyfriend and home, where her life consists of cleaning up after her alcoholic mother and protecting her younger sister from their menacing stepfather. After arranging an escape to San Francisco with her best friend Andrew, she soon finds herself dating a coke-addicted attorney and becoming immersed in the local adult film industry
Slumdog millionaire ¿quién quiere ser millonario?( Visual )

14 editions published between 1985 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jamal Malik es un adolescente pobre de Bombay que está concursando en la versión hindú del programa "¿Quién quiere ser millonario?". A punto de conseguir los 20 millones de rupias, el joven es interrogado por la policía, bajo la sospecha de estar haciendo trampas. Pero para cada una de las preguntas, Jamal tiene una respuesta
Lion : der lange Weg nach Hause( Visual )

5 editions published in 2017 in 3 languages and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der 5-jährige Saroo landet durch ein Versehen in einem Waisenhaus in Kalkutta, wo er von einem Australischen Paar adoptiert wird. Als Erwachsener macht er sich auf die Suche nach seiner Familie
The namesake/ slumdog millionaire : double feature( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Namesake: the American-born son of Indian immigrants feels pulled between his ethnic heritage and his desire to assimilate, especially after becoming involved with two very different women
Skins. Season 1( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows a group of raucous teenagers who get high, get drunk, get laid and then, get up for school. Tony is the best looking boy in town. Sid is his sidekick who is less successful with the ladies, that is until bonkers anorexic case Cassie turns up. Sid's in love with Michelle, the school fittie, who goes out with Tony. Jal is a sassy musician who likes to party with Chris, Maxxie and Anwar
Skins( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Our old crew is back with a vengeance as they desperately try to figure out their place in the world, but all the while having a spectacularly explosive time
Le dernier maître de l'air by M. Night Shyamalan( Visual )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in French and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Join Aang, an extraordinary boy with incredible 'bending' powers, as he journeys through an exotic land filled with magical creatures and powerful friends. As the Avatar, he is the only one who can end the age-old conflict between the four nations, Air, Water, Earth, and Fire
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