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Burwell, Carter

Overview
Works: 584 works in 2,512 publications in 9 languages and 83,771 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films  Historical films  Romance films  Sports films  Western films  Biographical films 
Roles: Composer, Performer, Conductor, Author, Musician, Interviewee, Instrumentalist, Videographer , Singer, Arranger, Contributor, Scenarist, Compiler, Creator
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Carter Burwell
The twilight saga : breaking dawn by Robert Pattinson( Visual )

18 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the ... fourth installment of the Twilight Saga, a marriage, a honeymoon, and the birth of a child bring unforeseen and shocking developments for Bella ... and Edward ... and those they love, including new complications with young werewolf Jacob Black"--Container
The Blind Side by John Lee Hancock( Visual )

29 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 3,274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michael Oher is a homeless African-American teenager who is from a broken home. Mike is taken in by the Touhys, a well-to-do white family who help him fulfill his potential. At the same time, Oher's presence in the Touhys' lives leads them to some insightful self-discoveries of their own. Living in his new environment, Mike faces a completely different set of challenges to overcome-- as both a football player and student. Mike works hard and, with the help of his coaches and adopted family, becomes an All-American offensive left tackle
Fargo by Joel Coen( Visual )

92 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 3,054 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A saccharine-sweet car salesman in a small Minnesota town is heavily in debt, but he has a plan: he'll go to Fargo, ND, and hire two thugs to kidnap his wife, in a scheme to collect a hefty ransom from his wealthy father-in-law. However, the plan goes awry, and the local Police Chief, coffee-drinking, parka-wearing, and extremely pregnant, will stop at nothing to get her man
Where the wild things are by Oliver Knussen( Visual )

27 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Max has an active imagination and will throw a fit if others don't go along with what he wants. Following an incident with his sister Claire and her friends, Max throws a tantrum and runs away from home when his mother pays more attention to her boyfriend than to him. Wearing his wolf costume at the time, Max not only runs away physically, but runs toward a world in his imagination. This world, an ocean away, is inhabited by large wild beasts, including Carol who has the same temperament as Max. Instead of eating Max like they normally would with creatures of his type, the wild things befriend Max after he proclaims himself a king who can magically solve all their problems
The big Lebowski by Joel Coen( Visual )

74 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 2,620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jeff 'The Dude' Lebowski doesn't want any drama in his life; he can't even be bothered with a job. But, in a case of mistaken identity, a couple of thugs break into his place and steal his rug (you gotta understand, that rug really tied the room together). Now, the Dude must embark on a quest with his crazy friends to make things right and get that rug back! Includes an exclusive interview, behind-the-scenes photos, film timeline, and more
True Grit by Joel Coen( Visual )

28 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 2,545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Mattie Ross ... is determined to avenge her father's blood by capturing Tom Chaney ..., the man who shot and killed him for two pieces of gold. Just fourteen, she enlists the help of Rooster Cogburn ..., a one-eyed, trigger-happy U.S. Marshall with an affinity for drinking, and hardened Texas Ranger LaBoeuf ... to track the fleeing Chaney. Despite their differences, their ruthless determination leads them on a perilous adventure that can only have one outcome: retribution"--Container
Intolerable cruelty by Joel Coen( Visual )

28 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miles Massey is a high-powered Los Angeles divorce lawyer nearing a midlife crisis. While representing his wealthy client Rex Rexroth, Miles meets his match in Rex's gold-digging wife, Marilyn. He's impressed by her similarly heartless ways of using marriage to fuel an expensive lifestyle, but Miles still manages to defeat her in court. With Marilyn looking to get her revenge and Miles finding himself attracted to her, the two engage in a ruthless romantic pursuit to out-swindle each other
A knight's tale by Tim Van Rellim( Visual )

22 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After his master dies, a peasant squire, fueled by his desire for food and glory, creates a new identity for himself as a knight
The rookie by Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)( Visual )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 2,177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a shoulder injury ended his minor league pitching career twelve years ago, Jim Morris resorted to the next best thing: coaching. But Jim's team, knowing their coach is a great ball player, makes a deal with him: if they win the district championship, they want Jim to try out for a major-league organization. Going from worst to first, the team makes it to state, and Jim is forced to live up to his end of the deal. There are a lot of pitches to be thrown before he makes it off the mound, but big-league dreams are revived, and there's no telling where he could go
Adaptation by Spike Jonze( Visual )

24 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blends fictional characters and situations with the lives of real people: obsessive orchid hunter John Laroche, "New Yorker" journalist Susan Orlean, Hollywood screenwriter Charlie Kaufman and his twin brother Donald. As Charlie struggles to adapt a best-selling book, he writes himself into the movie plot
Burn after reading by Joel Coen( Visual )

38 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,010 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Osbourne Cox is a CIA analyst who quits his job after being demoted. He decides to write a memoir about his life in the CIA. His wife, Katie, wants a divorce and, based on the advice of her divorce lawyer, she downloads many of his personal and financial files onto a disc. Katie's lover is Treasury agent Harry Pfarrer. The disc eventually finds its way to Hardbodies, a workout gym. An employee of the gym, Chad Feldheimer obtains the disc and ascertains that it contains classified government information. Along with his fellow employee, Linda Litzke, he intends to use the disc to blackmail Osbourne. When blackmailing him fails, Linda decides to take the information to the Russian embassy. At the embassy, she hands the disc over to the Russians, promising that she will give them more information. Linda and Chad don't have any more information, so they decide to break into Cox's house. This brings about a series of events that no one foresees
The kids are all right by Lisa Cholodenko( Visual )

9 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,896 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Résumé figurant sur la jaquette : Maintenant que Joni a l'âge légal pour accéder à leur dossier à la banque du sperme, son frère et elle décident de retrouver le donneur dont ils sont tous deux issus. Papa-donneur est rapidement séduit par les deux adolescents qui frappent à sa porte. Spontanément, ils l'invitent à dîner pour la présentation aux parents : deux mamans qui vivent ensemble depuis 20 ans. Mais l'arrivée d'un papa sexy peut causer beaucoup de dégâts
Carol by Todd Haynes( Visual )

17 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Dans le New York des années 1950, Therese, jeune employée d'un grand magasin de Manhattan, fait la connaissance d'une cliente distinguée, Carol, femme séduisante, prisonnière d'un mariage peu heureux. À l'étincelle de la première rencontre succède rapidement un sentiment plus profond. Les deux femmes se retrouvent bientôt prises au piège entre les conventions et leur attirance mutuelle. " [Source : jaquette]
Kinsey by Bill Condon( Visual )

31 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Alfred Kinsey and his breakthrough achievements in the area of sexual behavior
A Serious Man by Joel Coen( Visual )

19 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1967. Larry, prof dans une université du Midwest, apprend que sa femme Judith le quitte. Arthur, son frère, est incapable de travailler et dort sur le canapé. Danny, son fils, a des problèmes de discipline à l'école, et sa fille Sarah pioche en cachette dans son portefeuille ... Il décide de consulter 3 rabbins pour affronter tous ses problèmes ... (Jaquette)
The finest hours( Visual )

8 editions published in 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In February of 1952, one of the worst storms to ever hit the East Coast struck New England, damaging an oil tanker off the coast of Cape Cod and literally ripping it in half. On a small lifeboat faced with frigid temperatures and 70-foot high waves, four members of the Coast Guard set out to rescue the more than 30 stranded sailors trapped aboard the rapidly-sinking vessel
The ladykillers by Alexander Mackendrick( Visual )

21 editions published in 2004 in 5 languages and held by 1,623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marva Munson is a spry, elderly woman who is looking for a tenant for the spare room in her house. Goldthwait H. Dorr moves in and gains Munson's permission to use the basement for rehearsals with his "medieval music ensemble." Dorr is masterminding the robbery of a riverboat casino, and the fellow musicians in his ensemble are actually the crew he's assembled to pull off the job. Despite their best efforts, Munson finds out about their scheme and Dorr decides the best solution is to silence her permanently
Three kings by David O Russell( Visual )

17 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Gulf War has just ended and amidst the partying and confusion, four American soldiers, determined to take home more than sand fleas, go off into the Iraqi desert to embark on a treasure hunt for a cache of millions in stolen Kuwaiti bullion. They are plunged into the heart of a democratic uprising that spins the day and their lives out of control
The Alamo by John Wayne( Visual )

6 editions published in 2004 in English and German and held by 1,521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the story of the historic 1836 battle in the Texan War of Independence. Facing 4,000 Mexican troops, 186 Texan soldiers and volunteers - including William Travis, Davy Crockett, and Jim Bowie - retreat within the walls of the Alamo, a Franciscan mission that was converted into a military fort. Once inside, the men prepare themselves for what will be a bloody battle to the death. U.S. General Sam Houston leads the charge from the outside. The Texans held the fort for 13 days under siege by General Santa Anna
Hail, Caesar! by Joel Coen( Visual )

13 editions published in 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An all-star comedy set during the latter years of Hollywood's Golden Age. It follows a single day in the life of a studio fixer who is presented with plenty of problems to fix
 
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Where the wild things are
Alternative Names
Burwell, Carter Benedict 1955-

Carter Burwell acteur américain

Carter Burwell Amerikaans acteur

Carter Burwell amerikansk komponist og skodespelar

Carter Burwell amerikansk komponist og skuespiller

Carter Burwell amerikansk kompositör och skådespelare

Carter Burwell compositor estadounidense

Carter Burwell compositore e musicista statunitense

Carter Burwell US-amerikanischer Schauspieler, Musiker, Dirigent und Orchestrator

Картер Бёруэлл

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کارتر بورول بازیگر و آهنگساز آمریکایی

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Where the wild things areThe big LebowskiIntolerable crueltyA knight's taleThe rookieAdaptationThree kings