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Burwell, Carter

Overview
Works: 664 works in 2,084 publications in 8 languages and 64,800 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Biographical films  Western films  Fantasy films  Historical films  Vampire films  Romance films 
Roles: Composer, Performer, Author, Conductor, Musician, Interviewee, Instrumentalist, Singer, Arranger, Scenarist, Contributor, Creator
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Carter Burwell
The Blind Side by John Lee Hancock( Visual )

22 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 3,183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Fargo by Joel Coen( Visual )

83 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,773 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 Maurice Sendak( Visual )

15 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,615 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Max feels neglected by his mother, he runs away wearing his wolf costume to a world in his imagination inhabited by unruly beasts who befriend Max after he is proclaimed king
True grit by Henry Hathaway( Visual )

6 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 2,356 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 George Clooney( Visual )

21 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 2,261 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 )

18 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 2,190 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 Disney (Walt) Productions( Visual )

6 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 2,181 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. While there prove to be a lot of pitches to be thrown before he makes it off the mound, big-league dreams are revived, and there's no telling where he could go
Adaptation by Spike Jonze( Visual )

16 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,154 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 )

29 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,938 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
Breaking dawn by Stephenie Meyer( Visual )

7 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,900 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
Kinsey by Liam Neeson( Visual )

22 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,700 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. Bonus features included
The Alamo by Mark Johnson( Visual )

8 editions published in 2004 in English and German and held by 1,678 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 twilight saga( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1,654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the birth of Renesmee, the Cullens gather other vampire clans in order to protect the child from a false allegation that puts the family in front of the Volturi
A Serious Man by Joel Coen( Visual )

16 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,637 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 ladykillers by Ethan Coen( Visual )

20 editions published in 2004 in 5 languages and held by 1,621 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
The big Lebowski by Joel Coen( Visual )

55 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man, who comes home one day to find that thugs have broken in and ruined his favorite carpet. He's mistaken for a millionaire with the same name who's wife some bad people big money. When he goes to the millionaires house to seek retribution for his carpet, he becomes the go between for the millionaire and the thugs that kidnapped the wife
The man who wasn't there by Joel Coen( Visual )

23 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A chain-smoking barber blackmails his boss so that he can raise enough money to enter the dry-cleaning business; but when his boss ends up dead, things spiral out of control
Three kings by David O Russell( Visual )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,294 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
Miller's Crossing by Joel Coen( Visual )

23 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leo, a likeable Irish gangster boss, rules an Eastern city along with Tom, his trusted lieutenant and counselor. But just as their authority is challenged by an Italian underboss and his ruthless henchman, Leo and Tom fall for the same woman. Tom, caught in the jaws of a gangland power struggle, walks a deadly tightrope as he tries to control and manipulate its violent outcome
Before night falls by Cunningham O'Keefe( Visual )

21 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and German and held by 1,179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Victimized by a government that banned his books and jailed him for a crime he didn't commit, [poet] Reinaldo [Arenas] endured unspeakable persecution in a courageous stand against censorship and oppression. Without a country, but not without integrity, he fled to America where he continued to fight for personal expression and produced a stirring body of work."--Container
 
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Where the wild things are
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Carter Burwell acteur amricain

Carter Burwell Amerikaans acteur

Carter Burwell amerikansk komponist og skodespelar

Carter Burwell amerikansk komponist og skuespiller

Carter Burwell amerikansk kompositr och skdespelare

Carter Burwell compositore e musicista statunitense

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

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Where the wild things areIntolerable crueltyA knight's taleThe rookieAdaptationThe man who wasn't thereThree kingsBefore night falls