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Fenton, George

Overview
Works: 1,124 works in 3,001 publications in 7 languages and 61,238 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Film adaptations  History  Biographical films  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films  Historical films  Romance films 
Roles: Composer, Conductor, Author, Arranger, Musician, Performer, Interviewee, pdr, Other, Instrumentalist, Actor, Compiler, Producer, Director, Contributor, Creator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about George Fenton
 
Most widely held works by George Fenton
Gandhi by Richard Attenborough( Visual )

49 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 3,358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1983. Gandhi realizes that the laws are biased against Indians and decides to start a non-violent protest campaign for the rights of all South African Indians. The government finally relents and recognizing rights for Indians. Gandhi goes back to India, where he is now considered something of a national hero. He is urged to take up the fight for India's independence from the British Empire. Gandhi agrees, and mounts a non-violent campaign of unprecedented scale. The campaign generates great attention and the Britain face intense public pressure. Weaken from World War II, the Britain finally grant India's independence. Religious tensions between Hindus and Muslims erupt into nationwide violence. Gandhi declares a hunger strike, saying he will not eat until the fighting stops. Pakistan is created for the Muslims and it is hoped that the violence will abate. Gandhi is opposed to the idea. Gandhi spends his last days trying to bring about peace between both nations. He angers many dissidents on both sides, one of whom finally gets close enough to assassinate him
Hitch by Eva Mendes( Visual )

20 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alex Hitchens, better known as Hitch, the date doctor. His latest project, Albert Brennaman, is a nerdy financial consultant who fell in love with the famous, society heiress Allegra Cole. While Hitch helps Albert with his love life, he struggles with own. He starts falling for work-a-holic, tabloid columist Sarah Melas. After boyfriend problems with her best friend, Sara labels Hitch with a reputation he does not deserve. Exposed in a front-page scoop, it's now up to Hitch to try and save Albert and Allegra's relationship as well as his own
Sweet home Alabama by Touchstone Home Video (Firm)( Visual )

16 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,017 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Melanie is a successful New York fashion designer who is dating a wealthy socialite. One day he pops the big question and asks Melanie to marry him. Despite her polished uptown image, Melanie grew up poor in the deep South, and as a teenager she married her high school sweetheart. Now Melanie returns to her hometown to tell her parents the news and convince Jake to grant her a divorce. However, the more time she spends with her old flame, the more she feels sparks flying between them again, while she also learns her Eastern affectations don't fly with everyone back home
Planet Earth : the complete series by Alastair Fothergill( Visual )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 2,004 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Captures rare action, impossible locations, and intimate moments with our planet's best-loved, wildest, and most elusive creatures. From the highest mountains to the deepest rivers, [the program] takes you to places you've never been to experience sights and sounds never before captured on film. Prepare to be overwhelmed by the beauty and majesty of 'Planet Earth'"--Container
The lady in the van by Nicholas Hytner( Visual )

18 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film tells the true story of the relationship between Alan Bennett and the singular Miss Shepherd, a woman of uncertain origins who 'temporarily' parked her van in Bennett's London driveway and proceeded to live there for fifteen years
Earth by John D'earth( Visual )

12 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 1,664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film should be lauded for preserving images of the wilds of nature while they were still around to preserve, the tacit message being it is up to humanity to save the planet from the ecological disaster of global warming. It follows three animal "families: on treks spanning continents and oceans: polar bears racing a melting icecap, elephants crossing a parched African plain, and whales swimming thousands of miles from warm-water breeding grounds to Antarctic feeding grounds. "Earth" does pretty much everything a film can do to put viewers in touch with the circle of life
Last holiday by Queen Latifah( Visual )

20 editions published between 2005 and 2017 in English and French and held by 1,521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Georgia Byrd is a department store employee who leads a life of frustrated desires. She particularly likes the bashful salesman from the outdoor furnishings department. But when she learns she only has a few weeks left to live, Georgia gathers her money, quits her job, and flies to the swank European resort she's always dreamed of visiting. Naturally, her new carelessness with money and fearless candor lead everyone around her, including a senator and her former boss, to think she's a real mover and shaker
Bewitched by Nora Ephron( Visual )

13 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A B-list actor agrees to star in a modern-day remake of the television program "Bewitched", with unexpected consequences
Arthur Miller's The crucible( Visual )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and held by 1,392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of teenage girls meets in the woods at midnight for a secret love-conjuring ceremony. When their ceremony is witnessed by the town minister, the girls suddenly find themselves accused of witchcraft and as the hysteria in the village grows, blameless victims are torn from their homes, leading to a devastating climax
Cold pursuit( Visual )

5 editions published in 2019 in English and held by 1,385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a snowplow driver learns that his son was killed by a drug cartel, he seeks revenge for his son's murder
Dangerous Liaisons by Stephen Frears( Visual )

35 editions published between 1988 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two French members of nobility spend their time manipulating the loves of others
The Wind That Shakes the Barley by Ken Loach( Visual )

22 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During 1920 in Ireland, two brothers fight for the country's independence but are soon torn apart by a treaty that one feels is unfair. Includes special features
The bounty hunter by Andy Tennant( Visual )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romantic comedy starring Jennifer Aniston and Gerard Butler. Down-on-his-luck bounty hunter Milo Boyd (Butler) is assigned what appears to be a dream job when he is asked to track down his bail-jumping ex-wife, reporter Nicole Hurly (Aniston). Looking forward to an easy payday, Milo is soon reminded that nothing has ever been so straightforward when it comes to him and Nicole. As she promptly disappears on the trail of a hot murder cover-up story, a game of one-upmanship ensues between the two exes as they resort to every trick in the book to outsmart each other
Ever after : a Cinderella story by Andy Tennant( Visual )

11 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 1,218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 16th century France, orphaned Danielle's chance meetings with Prince Henry sets off a chain of events that make her life as a servant in the house of her cold and scheming stepmother, Rodmilla, more difficult than ever before. She stands up to her scheming stepmother and works miracles on the lives of everyone around her, including the crown prince of France
Valiant by Ewan McGregor( Visual )

14 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This animated comedy tells the story of a lowly wood pidgeon named Valiant, who overcomes his small size to become a hero in Great Britain's Royal Air Force Homing Pigeon Service during World War II . The RHPS advanced the allied cause by flying vital messages about enemy movements across the English Channel, while evading brutal attacks by the enemy's falcon brigade
The fisher king by Terry Gilliam( Visual )

26 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Robin Wiliams, Jeff Bridges, Amanda Plummer and Mercedes Ruehl star in Terry Gilliam's must-see comic masterpiece. Williams is Parry, a homeless history professor who lives in a fantasy world full of castles, Red Knights and damsels in distress. Jack is New York's #1 shock deejay, whose off-hand arrogance triggers a tragedy which ruins his career. Penniless and without prospects, Jack finds himself plucked from disaster by the most improbable of saviors-Parry. And so the amazing story of the Fisher King unfolds a modern quest for redemption and the Holy Grail, filled with humor, heartbreak and ravishing romance."--Back of container
You've got mail by Nora Ephron( Visual )

10 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Superstore book chain magnate and cozy children's bookshop owner are anonymous e-mail cyberpals who fall head-over-laptops in love, unaware they are combative business rivals
Fool's gold by Bernie Goldmann( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 1,121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Finn is looking for a lost Spanish galleon in the Caribbean. He believes he has found the galleon and has marked the location with his own sunken boat. He enlists the help of his ex-wife, Tess, who is intrigued until she finds he has no real proof of the Spanish ship's location. Fate has put the two together again, this time onboard the boat of multi-millionaire Nigel Honeycutt and his daughter, Gemma. Nigel is fascinated by Finn's story and wants to help him find the treasure. Moe is an old mentor of Finn's who also happens to be looking for the same treasure. Watching both is gangster rapper Bigg Bunny who Finn owes money to. Finn and Tess discover a clue as to where the fortune may lie. Now all Finn has to do is get the gold, get the girl, and get going before Bigg Bunny gets him
Cry freedom by Richard Attenborough( Visual )

22 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,087 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of the friendship between black activist Stephen Biko and white newspaper editor Donald Woods, who was instrumental in bringing Biko's anti-apartheid message to the international community
The Madness of King George by Nicholas Hytner( Visual )

28 editions published between 1994 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 965 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1788. King George III is almost 30 years into his reign and is once again preparing for the opening of parliament. Queen Charlotte skilfully divides her role as both devoted wife and mother to their 15 children. Yet despite this apparent veneer of respectability, something is going sadly awry within the walls of Windsor Castle. The King's behaviour is becoming increasingly irrational, he is babbling ceaselessly, spewing obscenities and attacking the Queen's mistress of Robes, Lady Pembroke. Has the King of England gone ... mad?
 
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Fenton

George Fenton

George Fenton britia komponisto de filmmuziko

George Fenton britischer Filmkomponist

George Fenton Britischer Komponist von Film- und Fernsehmusik

George Fenton britisk komponist og skodespelar

George Fenton britisk komponist og skuespiller

George Fenton Brits acteur

George Fenton brittisk kompositör och skådespelare

George Fenton brytyjski kompozytor muzyki filmowej

George Fenton compositeur et chef d'orchestre

George Fenton compositor britânico

George Fenton compositore britannico

George Fenton Fenton, George, 1949-

George Fenton skladatel filmové hudby z Velké Británie

Howe George

Howe, George 1950-

Howe, George Richard.

Howe, George Richard Ian 1950-

Джордж Фентан

Джордж Фентон

Ջորջ Ֆենթոն

ג'ורג' פנטון

جرج فنتون بازیگر و آهنگساز بریتانیایی

جورج فنتون

ジョージ・フェントン

乔治·芬顿

佐治·芬頓 英國電影作曲家

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