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Patel, Dev 1990-

Overview
Works: 105 works in 425 publications in 11 languages and 18,997 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Television series  Television comedies  Science fiction films  Martial arts films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Biographical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Contributor, Author, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Dev Patel
Slumdog Millionaire by Danny Boyle( Visual )

101 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 3,745 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
The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel by Maggie Smith( Visual )

22 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,267 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
The second best exotic Marigold Hotel( Visual )

19 editions published in 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,003 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the Best Exotic Marigold Hotel has only a single remaining vacancy - posing a rooming predicament for two fresh arrivals - Sonny pursues his expansionist dream of opening a second hotel
The last airbender by M. Night Shyamalan( Visual )

31 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,740 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
Chappie by Neill Blomkamp( Visual )

29 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 1,561 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
Lion by Rooney Mara( Visual )

18 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 1,546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five-year-old Saroo gets lost on a train which takes him thousands of kilometers across India, away from home and family. Saroo must learn to survive alone in Kolkata, before ultimately being adopted by an Australian couple. Twenty-five years later, armed with only a handful of memories, his unwavering determination, and a revolutionary technology known as Google Earth, he sets out to find his lost family and finally return to his first home
The man who knew infinity( Visual )

18 editions published in 2016 in English and German and held by 1,225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Growing up poor in Madras, India, Srinivasa Ramanujan Iyengar earns admittance to Cambridge University during 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 961 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 )

7 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and French and held by 847 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
Only yesterday = Omoide poro poro( Visual )

7 editions published between 1991 and 2016 in English and Japanese and held by 619 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
The road within( Visual )

8 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vincent is a young man with Tourette's Syndrome, coming to terms with the death of his mother and life in a behavioral facility. With the help of two unlikely friends and a stolen car, he embarks on a epic road trip that will change all of their lives forever
Skins( Visual )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 172 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 hottie, 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 147 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
About Cherry( Visual )

4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 113 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 Millionär( Visual )

19 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Für Jamal Malik ist es der grösste Tag seines bisherigen Lebens. Nur noch eine Frage trennt ihn vom 20-Millionen-Rupien-Hauptgewinn in Indiens TV-Show "Wer wird Millionär?". Doch was in aller Welt hat ein mittelloser Youngster aus den Slums vom Mumbai in dieser Sendung verloren? Und wie kommt es, dass er auf alle Fragen eine Antwort weiss? Dabei geht es Jamal nicht um das Geld, sondern einzig und allein um die Liebe. Für ihn ist die Sendung nur ein Mittel zum Zweck, eine letzte Chance, seine verlorene, grosse Liebe Latika in der flirrenden Millionenmetropole Mumbai wiederzufinden. (Quelle: Cover)
The namesake/ slumdog millionaire : double feature( Visual )

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

Slumdog millionaire: 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
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
Le dernier maître de l'air by M. Night Shyamalan( Visual )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in French and held by 11 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
Omohide poro poro = Only yesterday by Hayao Miyazaki( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While visiting family in the Japanese countryside, 27-year-old Taeko remembers her childhood spent solely in the city and wonders if her life has followed her childhood dreams
 
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