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Thurman, Uma

Overview
Works: 461 works in 2,093 publications in 12 languages and 48,716 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Science fiction films  Musical films  Historical films  Gangster films  Film noir  Superhero films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, vac, Author, Other, Scenarist, Bibliographic antecedent, Contributor, Artist, Interviewee, Singer, Recording engineer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Kill Bill by Alliance Atlantis (Firm)( Visual )

215 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 4,572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four years after taking a bullet in the head at her own wedding, the bride emerges from a coma and decides its time for payback - with a vengeance. Having been gunned down by her former boss and his deadly squad of international assassins, it's a kill-or-be-killed fight she didn't start, but is determined to finish
Pulp fiction by Quentin Tarantino( Visual )

224 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 4,240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lives of two mob hitmen, a boxer, a gangster's wife, and a pair of diner bandits intertwine in four tales of violence and redemption
Gattaca by Andrew Niccol( Visual )

111 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 2,700 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story about an all-too-human man who dares to defy a system obsessed with genetic perfection. Vincent is an "In-Valid," who assumes the identity of a member of the genetic elite to pursue his goal of traveling into space with the Gattaca Aerospace Corporation. However, a week before his mission, a murder marks Vincent as a suspect. With a relentless investigator in pursuit and the colleague he has fallen in love with beginning to suspect his deception, Vincent's dreams steadily unravel
Les misérables by Tim Hooper( Visual )

58 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 2,184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Valjean, the ex-convict who rises against all odds from galley slave to mayor, and the fanatical police inspector who dedicates his life to recapturing Valjean
The producers by Mel Brooks( Visual )

19 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 2,049 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Max Bialystock was once the king of Broadway, but now he only seems to be able produce flops. Things turn around for Max when he's visited by the neurotic accountant Leo Bloom, who proposes a scheme tailor-made for producers who can only make flops: raise far more money than you need, then make sure the show is despised. No one will be interested in it, so you can pocket the surplus. With this in mind, they decide to produce a musical called 'Springtime for Hitler' written by escaped Nazi Franz Liebken. Then they get the insanely flamboyant Roger De Bris to direct and hire the loopy Swedish bombsheel Ulla as the lead actress
Kaze no tani no Naushika = Nausicaä of the valley of the wind by Hayao Miyazaki( Visual )

23 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,770 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The epic coming-of-age tale of Nausicaä, a compassionate princess warrior. Her rural valley lives at peace on the edge of a deadly fungal wasteland, until a ship carrying a weapon from a bygone industrial age crashes nearby. When warriors from a far country come to retrieve the artifact, their invasion draws Nausicaä and her people into a sprawling political conflict. Set 1,000 years after a global war that nearly destroyed all life on Earth
Batman & Robin by Joel Schumacher( Visual )

39 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,694 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Batman, Robin, and Batgirl protect Gotham City against Mr. Freeze and Poison Ivy
Prime by Ben Younger( Visual )

39 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in 7 languages and held by 1,470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rafi is a recently divorced 37-year-old Manhattan career woman. She meets Dave, a talented 23-year-old painter from Brooklyn, and the two fall in love. Told from everyone's point-of-view, including friends, relatives, and Rafi's therapist, Lisa. Unbeknownst to Rafi, Lisa just so happens to be Dave's mother
Paycheck by John Woo( Visual )

46 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jennings is the best reverse-engineer in the business. He is hired by his friend Rethrick to do a special job, with the promise of a multi-million dollar paycheck when sucessfully completed. When he is finished, all memory of what he had been working on is erased from his mind. That's when his problem really start to begin. He is hunted by the FBI for something he has no recollection of doing and has little time to work it out. Before his memory wipe, he sent himself 19 seemingly unconnected objects, to allow him to put the puzzle together and discover just what has gone on and what he has done
Be cool by F. Gary Gray( Visual )

31 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chili Palmer is tired of the producing movies after being forced to make a useless sequel. When a music producer friend is gunned down, he offers to help his widow run the business. Checking out a talented singer that his friend had been talking to him about puts Chili at odds with her sleazy music manager, his gay bodyguard, and his equally sleazy partner. The mismanagement of the music company also gets Chili threatened by members of the Russian mafia and a suburbian rap-mogul producer & his thugs. When it turns out that the widow had been the laundress for Aerosmith, she makes contact with Steven Tyler and gets their protege a duet with Tyler at an Aerosmith concert. Sequel to Get Shorty
Burnt by John Wells( Visual )

12 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 1,354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chef Adam Jones had it all, and lost it. A rockstar chef of a two-star Michelin restaurant with the bad habits to match, the former enfant terrible of the Paris restaurant scene did everything different every time out and only ever cared about the thrill of creating explosions of taste. To land his own kitchen and that third elusive Michelin star though, he'll need the best of the best on his side, including the beautiful Helene
Dangerous Liaisons by Stephen Frears( Visual )

28 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 18th century France, this is the story of two bored aristocrats and the havoc they wreak when they play dangerous games with people's lives. The beautiful widow Merteuil challenges rakish Valmont to seduce a virtuous young married woman, never suspecting that he would violate his personal credo and fall in love
Playing for keeps( Visual )

18 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A former sports star who's fallen on hard times starts coaching his son's soccer team as a way to get his life together. His attempts to become an adult are met with challenges from the attractive soccer moms who pursue him at every turn
My super ex-girlfriend by Regency Enterprises( Visual )

19 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,060 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Matt Saunders meets Jenny Johnson, he believes he has found the perfect girl. However, he decides to break things off with her when she becomes too needy, controlling, and jealous. Jenny doesn't take the breakup very well and decides to get back at him by using her superpowers. It turns out that Jenny is really a superhero named G-Girl. Meanwhile, Matt and his co-worker, Hannah start to have a romance with each other which sends Jenny over the edge
The Adventures of Baron Munchausen by Terry Gilliam( Visual )

23 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,056 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The amazing journeys of Baron von Munchausen, who sets sail in a hot air balloon in search of his old comrades-at-arms with the object of saving a European city from the superior forces of a Turkish sultan
The truth about cats & dogs by Uma Thurman( Visual )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 949 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abby (Garofalo), a savvy, witty veterinarian who hosts her own radio talk show, is anything but confident when it comes to love. A petite brunette, she describes herself as tall and blonde when Brian (Chaplin), a caller sho is smitten with her radion persona, asks her on a date. She then talks her tall, blonde neighbor Noelle (Thurman) into assuming her identity, setting off an escalating series of hilarious and romantic crises
Sweet and lowdown by Woody Allen( Visual )

42 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 913 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the 1930's, the fictional Emmet Ray ruled as the second greatest jazz guitarist in the world. But his reputation was eclipsed by his eccentric career moves, hilarious clashes with gangsters and stormy love affairs with two very different women
The Avengers by Jeremiah Chechik( Visual )

27 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 786 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On an island in the middle of London, an evil meteorologist has constructed a titanic structure that allows him to control the weather
The golden bowl by James Ivory( Visual )

21 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the early 1900's, Maggie is the daughter of American tycoon Adam Verver, who marries an improvished yet charming Italian aristrocrat, Prince Amerigo. Though a twist of fate, Adam marries the Prince's former lover, Charlotte. Maggie's suspicions deepen to a possible affair between the Prince and Charlotte, when Maggie makes the ill-fated purchase of a golden bowl. It becomes only a matter of time before Maggie unravels the truth from a world full of deception and lies
The truth about cats & dogs by Twentieth Century Fox( Book )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Press kit includes 2 pamphlets, 1 sheet loose copy, and 3 1/2 photographs
 
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The producers
Alternative Names
Karuna Thurman, Uma 1970-

Thurman, Uma Karuna.

Thurman, Uma Karuna 1970-

Thurmann, Uma

Thurmann, Uma 1970-

U 1970-

Uma Terman

Uma Thurman actrice américaine

Uma Thurman actriz estadounidense

Uma Thurman aktorka amerykańska

Uma Thurman Amerikaans acteur

Uma Thurman Amerikaans actrice

Uma Thurman amerikansk skådespelare

Uma Thurman attrice statunitense

Uma Thurman US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Uma Thurmanová

Uma Turman

Uma Tūrmane

Wma Twrman

Ούμα Θέρμαν

Ума Терман

Ума Турман

Ума Търман

Ումա Թուրման

אומה תורמן

اوما تورمن تهیه‌کننده، بازیگر، و مدل آمریکایی

أوما ثورمان

ۋما تۋرمان

उमा थर्मन

อูมา เธอร์แมน

უმა თურმანი

우마 서먼

ユマ・サーマン

乌玛·瑟曼

奧瑪·花曼

鄔瑪·舒曼

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GattacaThe producersBatman & RobinPrimePaycheckThe Adventures of Baron MunchausenThe golden bowl