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Burwell, Carter

Overview
Works: 701 works in 2,344 publications in 9 languages and 78,469 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Historical films  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films  Biographical films  Romance films  Sports films  Western films 
Roles: Composer, Performer, Conductor, Author, Musician, Interviewee, Instrumentalist, Singer, Videographer , Scenarist, Arranger, Contributor, 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 )

16 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the highly anticipated 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
The Blind Side by Michael Lewis( Visual )

27 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 3,248 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 )

82 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 3,022 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A midwestern policewoman investigates a series of brutal and interconnected crimes. Steadily she tightens the net on the killers and their accomplices in a kidnapping scheme gone wildly wrong
Where the wild things are by Steve Vai( Visual )

21 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Max has an active imagination, who 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 when his mother pays more attention to her boyfriend than to him - runs away from home. 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 )

65 editions published between 1997 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 2,587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jeff "The Dude" Lebowski is pulled into the seedy underworld of criminal Los Angeles when two incompetent mobsters mistake him for an evil millionaire with the same name
True Grit by Henry Hathaway( Visual )

19 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,454 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
Intolerable cruelty by Joel Coen( Visual )

25 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and German and held by 2,309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the comical and complicated relationship between a saavy Los Angeles divorce lawyer and a gold digging Marylin Rexroth, the former wife of one of his clients
A knight's tale by Tim Van Rellim( Visual )

21 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,259 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 Li qi( Visual )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 2,195 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 )

19 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film watchers view the story of a nonfiction book about a "crazy" orchid dealer and at the same time the story of a screenwriter who turns to his twin brother for help in adapting the book
Burn after reading by Joel Coen( Visual )

32 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,018 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
Kinsey by Bill Condon( Visual )

29 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kinsey is a portrait of a man driven to uncover the most private secrets of the nation, and journey into the mystery of human behavior. His 1948 book Sexual Behavior in the Human Male irrevocably changed American culture and created a media sensation
Carol by Todd Haynes( Visual )

10 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 1,637 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two women from very different backgrounds find themselves in an unexpected love affair in 1950s New York. As conventional norms of the time challenge their undeniable attraction, an honest story emerges to reveal the resilience of the heart in the face of change. A young woman in her twenties, Therese is a clerk working in a Manhattan department store and dreaming of a more fulfilling life when she meets Carol, an alluring woman trapped in a loveless, convenient marriage
The ladykillers by Alexander Mackendrick( Visual )

21 editions published in 2004 in 5 languages and held by 1,627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man pretends to be a member of a medieval music ensemble, which needs to use the basement of the house where he rents a room to practice, but what they're really doing is masterminding the robbery of a riverboat casino
A Serious Man by Joel Coen( Visual )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and French and held by 1,597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One ordinary man's quest to become a serious man. Physics professor Larry Gopnik (Stuhlbarg) can't believe his life. His wife is leaving him for his best friend, his unemployed brother won't move off the couch, someone is threatening his career, his kids are a mystery and his neighbor is tormenting him by sunbathing nude. Struggling to make sense of it all, Larry consults three different rabbis and their answers lead him on a twisted journey of faith, family, delinquent behavior, and mortality
Three kings by David O Russell( Visual )

15 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Absurdly comic tale set after the end of the Gulf War, when three American soldiers looking to plunder stolen gold become involved in an uprising
The finest hours( Visual )

7 editions published in 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,542 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 Alamo by Mark Johnson( Visual )

6 editions published in 2004 in English and German and held by 1,529 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
The man who wasn't there by Joel Coen( Visual )

33 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a sleepy Northern California town in the 1940s, Ed Crane, a humble barber, suspects that his wife Doris is having an affair with her boss. When a stranger comes into town hinting that there is a fortune to be made in investing in the new invention of dry cleaning, Ed hatches a blackmail scheme he hopes will make him rich and get him some revenge at the same time. His plan goes horribly awry when he accidentally commits a murder for which Doris is blamed, landing her in jail, and Ed at the mercy of big-city lawyer Freddy Riedenschneider
Mr. Holmes by Bill Condon( Visual )

9 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1947, an aging Sherlock Holmes returns from a journey to Japan, where, in search of a rare plant with powerful restorative qualities, he has witnessed the devastation of nuclear warfare. Now, in his remote seaside farmhouse, Holmes faces the end of his days, with only the company of his housekeeper and her young son, Roger. Grappling with the diminishing powers of his mind, Holmes comes to rely upon the boy as he revisits the circumstances of the unsolved case that forced him into retirement
 
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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 compositore e musicista statunitense

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

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Where the wild things areThe big LebowskiIntolerable crueltyA knight's taleThe rookieAdaptationThree kingsThe man who wasn't there