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Rudin, Scott 1958-

Works: 263 works in 1,674 publications in 10 languages and 104,652 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  Biographical films  Fiction  Juvenile works  Romantic comedy films  Western films 
Roles: Producer, Production personnel, fmp, pmn, Author, Director, Creator, Actor, Editor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Scott Rudin
No Country for Old Men by Cormac McCarthy( Visual )

61 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 3,198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Llewelyn Moss is a Vietnam vet who could use a break. One morning while hunting antelope, he spies several trucks surrounded by dead bodies. He decides to examine the site. He finds a case filled with $2 million and a truck loaded with heroin. Moss takes it with him, tells his wife he's going away for awhile, and hits the road until he can determine his next move. On his the way from El Paso to the Mexican border, he discovers he's being followed by ex-special ops agent Chigurh. Chigurh's weapon of choice is a cattle gun, and he uses it on everyone who gets in his way. Just as Sheriff Bell, a World War II vet, is on Moss's trail, Chigurh's former colleague, Wells, is on his
The social network by David Fincher( Visual )

43 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 3,157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a fall night in 2003, Harvard undergrad and computer programming genius Mark Zuckerberg sits down at his computer and heatedly begins working on a new idea. In a fury of blogging and programming, what begins in his dorm room soon becomes a global social network and a revolution in communication. A mere six years and 500 million friends later, Zuckerberg is the youngest billionaire in history, but for this entrepreneur, success leads to both personal and legal complications
The Hours by David Hare( Visual )

63 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 3,103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three women from different eras are linked by their common yearnings and fears. In 1920s London, Virginia Woolf is battling insanity as she begins to write "Mrs. Dalloway". A wife and mother in Los Angeles post World War II reading, and being deeply affected by, "Mrs. Dalloway" begins to consider making a devastating change in her life. Clarissa Vaughan, a present-day version of Mrs. Dalloway, lives in New York and is in love with a friend who is dying of AIDS
True Grit by Joel Coen( Visual )

33 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,816 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following the murder of her father by hired hand Tom Chaney, 14-year-old farm girl Mattie Ross sets out to capture the killer. To aid her, she hires the toughest U.S. marshal she can find, a man with "true grit," Reuben J. "Rooster" Cogburn. Mattie insists on accompanying Cogburn, whose drinking, sloth, and generally reprobate character do not augment her faith in him. Against his wishes, she joins him in his trek into the Indian Nations in search of Chaney. They are joined by Texas Ranger LaBoeuf, who wants Chaney for his own purposes. The unlikely trio find danger and surprises on the journey, and each has his or her "grit" tested
Captain Phillips by Paul Greengrass( Visual )

31 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of Captain Richard Phillips and the 2009 hijacking by Somali pirates of the US-flagged MV Maersk Alabama, which was the first American cargo ship to be hijacked in two hundred years
The Grand Budapest Hotel by Wes Anderson( Visual )

18 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 2,576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Grand Budapest Hotel recounts the adventures of Gustave H, a legendary concierge at a famous European hotel between the wars, and Zero Moustafa, the lobby boy who becomes his most trusted friend. The story involves the theft and recovery of a priceless Renaissance painting and the battle for an enormous family fortune -- all against the back-drop of a suddenly and dramatically changing Continent
Julie & Julia by Nora Ephron( Visual )

7 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 2,519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Julie Powell is a frustrated insurance worker who wants to be a writer. Trying to find a challenge in her life, she decides to cook her way through Julia Child's 'Mastering the Art of French Cooking' in one year, and to blog about it. As Julie begins to find her groove as a cook, and her voice as a writer, the project takes on a life of its own. The project provides the struggling young woman with her life's purpose, to her very pleasant surprise. Julia Child has an amazing love affair with her dashing husband, Paul, all while embracing life and French food. Julie lovingly celebrates the life of one of American food's most influential and beloved figureheads
Fantastic Mr. Fox by Roald Dahl( Visual )

17 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and Turkish and held by 2,501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. and Mrs. Fox live an idyllic home life with their son Ash and visiting young nephew Kristofferson. But after twelve years of quiet domesticity, the bucolic existence proves too much for Mr. Fox's wild animal instincts. Soon he slips back into his old ways as a sneaky chicken thief and in doing so, endangers not only his beloved family, but the whole animal community. Trapped underground without enough food to go around, the animals band together to fight against the evil Farmers--Boggis, Bunce and Bean--who are determined to capture the audacious, fantastic Mr. Fox at any cost. In the end, he uses his natural instincts to save his family and friends
Doubt by Cristina Comencini( Visual )

48 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1964, St. Nicholas in the Bronx. Father Flynn is a charismatic priest who is trying to upend the schools' strict customs, which have long been fiercely guarded by Sister Aloysius Beauvier. The Sister is the iron-gloved principal who believes in the power of fear and discipline. With the winds of political change, the school has just accepted its first black student, Donald Miller. But when Sister James shares with Sister Aloysius her suspicion that Father Flynn is paying too much personal attention to Donald, Sister Aloysius sets off on a personal crusade to unearth the truth and to expunge Flynn from the school. Now, without any proof, besides her moral certainty, Sister Aloysius locks into a battle of wills with Father Flynn. This threatens to tear apart the community with its irrevocable consequence
Zoolander by Ben Stiller( Visual )

41 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

3-time winner of the Male Model of the Year, Derek, loses out the fourth time to rival, Hansen. Now the ridiculously good-looking supermodel must save the world from an evil clothes manufacture
Extremely loud & incredibly close by Sandra Bullock( Visual )

31 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oskar is convinced that his father, who died in the 9/11 attacks on the World Trade Center, has left a message for him hidden in the city. Feeling disconnected from his grieving mother and driven by an active mind that refuses to believe in things that can't be observed, Oskar begins searching New York City for the lock that fits a mysterious key he found in his father's closet. His journey through the five boroughs takes him beyond his loss to a greater understanding of the world around him
Moneyball by Bennett Miller( Visual )

8 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 2,253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Billy Beane (Brad Pitt) es el gerente general de un equipo de béisbol de Oakland, que acaba de perder otra temporada más. Decidido a relanzar el equipo, y con ayuda del joven economista Peter Brand (Jonah Hill), utilizará las estadísticas de éste para contratar a los jugadores que cree más oportunos. Un método que no es compartido por el entrenador del equipo Art Howe (Philip Seymour Hoffman)
The school of rock by Richard Linklater( Visual )

43 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When his band votes him out due to his embarrasing musical antics, Dewey has to make the rent somehow. After intercepting a call for his substitute-teacher roomie Ned, Dewey finds himself in front of a class of elite elementary school students. Dewey decides to take on the music program and makes it his goal to teach them the gospel of rock and roll. His ulterior motive is to get them to compete against his former band for a cash prize
The girl with the dragon tattoo by David Fincher( Visual )

19 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and French and held by 2,197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

MPAA rating: Brutal violent content including rape and torture, strong sexuality, graphic nudity, and language
The Truman Show by Peter Weir( Visual )

72 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[An insurance salesman, Truman Burbank,] "is about to discover just how abnormal his seemingly 'normal' life is. What he doesn't realize -- just yet -- is that his whole life is a reality TV show, televised and broadcast for the world to see!"--Container
The Royal Tenenbaums by Wes Anderson( Visual )

31 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,090 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three grown prodigies, all with a unique genius of some kind, and their mother are staying at the family household. Their father, Royal, had left them long ago, but now returns to make things right with his family
Revolutionary road by Sam Mendes( Visual )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and French and held by 2,082 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frank and April Wheeler live a life that appears to be perfect. They live in the Connecticut suburbs with two young children. Frank commutes to New York City where he works in an office job that he hates and has yet to figure out what his passion in life is. April is a housewife who forgoes her dream of being an actress. They are not happy. One day, April suggests that they move to Paris as a means to rejuvenate their life. Initially skeptical, Frank ultimately agrees to April's plan. When circumstances change around the Wheelers, April decides she will do whatever she has to to get herself out of her unhappy existence
The Firm by Sydney Pollack( Visual )

31 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,001 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brilliant and ambitious Harvard Law grad joins a small, prosperous law firm in Memphis, and is soon confronted by FBI agents with evidence of corruption and murder within the firm
It's complicated by Nancy Meyers( Visual )

14 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,946 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hilarious look at marriage, divorce, and everything in between. With a thriving Santa Barbara bakery, a new romance heating up, and her divorce finally behind her, Jane Adler has her life all figured out, until she finds herself trapped between the perfect new beau and her philandering ex-husband who's determined to win her back. When opposites attract all over again, will love be sweeter the second time around? It's ... complicated!
Clueless by Amy Heckerling( Visual )

31 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,934 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

15-year-old Cher, the matchmaking Beverly Hills High schooler, has shopping and boys on her mind. She leads a hectic lifestyle but keeps it all together until she starts to fall in love and finds she's 'clueless'. A loose adaptation of Emma, Jane Austen's 19th-century comedy of manners
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Scott Rudin produttore cinematografico statunitense

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