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Hurt, William

Overview
Works: 815 works in 3,332 publications in 10 languages and 79,344 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Science fiction films  Historical films  Biographical films  Fantasy films  Superhero films  History 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Host, Other, Author, Contributor, Printer, Scenarist, Costume designer, Creator, Speaker
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by William Hurt
Into the Wild by Sean Penn( Visual )

73 editions published between 2007 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 2,994 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Freshly graduated from college with a promising future ahead, Christopher McCandless walked out of his privileged life and into the wild in search of adventure. What happened to him on the way transformed this young wanderer into an enduring symbol for countless people, a fearless risk-taker who wrestled with the precarious balance between man and nature. Based on a true story
Syriana by Stephen Gaghan( Visual )

35 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 2,874 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a career CIA operative, Bob Barnes begins to uncover the disturbing truth about the work he has devoted his life to. An up-and-coming oil broker, Bryan Woodman faces an unimaginable family tragedy and finds redemption in his partnership with idealistic Gulf Prince Nasir al-Subaai. Corporate lawyer, Bennett Holiday faces a moral dilemma as he finesses the questionable merger of two powerful U.S. oil companies Across the globe, a disenfranchised Wasim Khan, a Pakistani teenager, falls prey to the recruiting efforts of a charismatic cleric. Each plays their small part in the vast and complex system that powers the industry, unaware of the explosive impact their lives will have upon the world
Captain America : civil war by Anthony Russo( Visual )

24 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 2,315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After another incident involving the Avengers results in collateral damage, political pressure mounts to install a system of accountability, headed by a governing body to oversee and direct the team. The new status quo fractures the Avengers, resulting in two camps, one led by Steve Rogers and his desire for the Avengers to remain free to defend humanity without government interference, and the other following Tony Stark's surprising decision to support government oversight and accountability
The Incredible Hulk( Visual )

41 editions published between 2008 and 2018 in English and Italian and held by 2,313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scientist Bruce Banner has been living in the shadows, scouring the earth for an antidote. Warmongers dream of abusing his powers and won't leave Bruce alone. He suffers from his constant need to be with the only woman he has ever love, Betty Ross, and Bruce knows that he must return to civilization. The brilliant doctor is ruthlessly pursued by a nightmarish beast of pure adrenaline and aggression called The Abomination whose powers match that of the Hulk. Now, a fight of epic proportions ensues as Bruce must call upon the hero within to rescue New York City from total destruction
Robin Hood by Scott Ridley( Visual )

73 editions published between 1985 and 2018 in 7 languages and held by 2,261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In times of tyranny and injustice when law oppresses the people, the outlaw takes his place in history. England at the turn of the 12th century was such a time. King Richard the Lionheart, bankrupt of wealth and glory, is plundering his way back to England after ten years on his crusade. In his army is an archer named Robin Longstride. This is the story of his return home where, for defending the weak against the strong, he will be condemned to live outside the law. Whether thief or hero, one man from humble beginnings will become an eternal symbol of freedom for his people. And so the legend begins
Tuck everlasting by Jay Russell( Visual )

18 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 2,149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Winnie Foster, stifled by the formality of her proper life and her domineering mother, escapes into the woods only to get lost. Her magical summer begins when she meets Jesse Tuck. Jesse is full of life and adventure and Winnie falls in love. The Tuck family has a powerful secret - a spring that holds the magic of everlasting life. Now Winnie must choose whether she wants to live life as she knows it or drink from the spring
Children of a lesser god by Marlee Matlin( Visual )

69 editions published between 1986 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 2,091 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A love story about John Leeds, an idealistic special education teacher, and a headstrong deaf girl named Sarah. At first, Leeds sees Sarah as a teaching challenge. But soon their relationship blossoms into a love so passionate it shatters the barrier of silence that keeps them apart
The good shepherd by Robert De Niro( Visual )

17 editions published between 720 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,065 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A powerful thriller about the birth of the CIA. Edward wilson believes in America and will sacrifice everything he loves to protect it. But as one of the covert founders of the CIA, his youthful idealism is slowly eroded by his growing suspicion of the people around him
Race by Stephen Hopkins( Visual )

14 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,887 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dans les années 30, Jesse Owens, jeune afro-américain issu du milieu populaire, se prépare à concourir aux Jeux d'été de 1936 à Berlin. Cependant, alors qu'Owens lutte dans sa vie personnelle contre le racisme ambiant, les Etats-Unis ne sont pas encore certains de participer à ces Jeux, organisés en Allemagne nazie. Le débat est vif entre le président du Comité Olympique Jeremiah Mahoney et le grand industriel Avery Brundage. Pourtant, la détermination de Jesse à se lancer dans la compétition est intacte... [Source : jaquette]
The big chill by Lawrence Kasdan( Visual )

47 editions published between 1983 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 1,800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven college housemates from the 1960s who have drifted apart reunite at the funeral of a friend. Having entered adulthood as non-conformists, most now belong to the establishment. Stunned by the death of their peer, sensing their own mortality and the loss of their innocence, each takes the opportunity to reevaluate his or her life and re-establish their bonds
Vantage point by Pete Travis( Visual )

20 editions published in 2008 in 4 languages and held by 1,769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

U.S. president Ashton is in Salamanca, Spain to announce plans for a major global summit on terrorism. As he stands behind the podium in front of a loudly cheering crowd, he is shot twice. This is followed minutes later by a small explosion and then a massive blast. Secret Service agents Barnes, Taylor, and Holden immediately jump into action, trying to find the terrorists responsible amid all the chaos. First, the events are seen through the eyes of television news producer Rex Brooks. Then, the assassination attempt is replayed from seven different points of view. Each perspective reveals a few more clues
A.I. Artificial intelligence by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

36 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 1,758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is the middle of the 21st century. Extremely sophisticated robots do everything from nannying to prostitution, supplying the illusion of feeling, but true emotion has eluded the android builders. Until Professor Hobby builds David, a robot boy who can really love. In the same manner that some people substitute pets for more demanding human relationships, the Swinton's try to fill the void left by the illness (and subsequent cryogenic animation) of their young son, with David. Unlike a pet, however, David requires more than taking without giving, and his plight illustrates the dangers inherent when dog-substitutes demand giving in return
Body heat by Lawrence Kasdan( Visual )

66 editions published between 1981 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lawyer has a love affair with a woman and gets involved in a plot to kill her husband
The host by Kristin Lucas( Visual )

39 editions published in 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an unseen enemy threatens mankind by taking over humans' bodies and erasing their minds, a young woman risks everything to protect the people she cares about most
A history of violence( Visual )

9 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 1,622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom is a loving, well-respected family man from a small Indiana town. When two criminals show up at his diner, Tom is forced to take action and thwart the robbery attempt. Suddenly heralded as a local hero who took the courage to stand up to crime, people look up to Tom as a man of high moral regard. But all the media attention attracts the likes of the mob, who show up at Tom's doorstep. Is it a case of mistaken identity or does Tom have a history that no one knows about?
Dark city by Alex Proyas( Visual )

68 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When John Murdoch wakes with no memory at the scene of a grisly murder, he soon finds himself hunted by the police, a woman claiming to be his wife, and a mysterious group of pale men
Lost in space by Stephen Hopkins( Visual )

62 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Robinson family was going into space to fight for a chance for humanity; now they are fighting to live long enough to find a way home
Winter's tale by Colin Farrell( Visual )

16 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in a mythic early 20th century New York City, burglar Peter Lake must defeat evil and stop time to save his love, Beverly Penn
Kiss of the spider woman by Hector Babenco( Visual )

74 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Luis, a homosexual, and Valentin, a political prisoner are mismatched cell mates in a South American prison. To escape reality Luis invents romantic movies, while Valentin tries to keep his mind on the situation he's in. Eventually, the two men come to understand and respect one another
The Alexander technique : solutions for back trouble( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Alexander Technique has been used for decades by dancers, actors and singers to improve their performance, energy and health. This program illustrates special variations on the technique to effectively prevent or relieve back pain for good
 
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Alternative Names
Uilyam Hört

Vilijam Hert

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William Hurt yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

Γουίλιαμ Χερτ

Вилијам Херт

Вилијам Херт американски глумец

Вільям Герт

Уильям Хёрт

Уильям Һөрт

Уилям Хърт

Уільям Хёрт

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ויליאם הרט

ויליאם הרט שחקן אמריקאי

وليام هيرت

ويليام هورت

ويليام هورت ممثل أمريكي

ویلیام هرت

ویلیام هرت بازیگر آمریکایی

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