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Burwell, Carter

Overview
Works: 705 works in 2,297 publications in 9 languages and 77,981 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Historical films  Action and adventure films  Biographical films  Fantasy films  Romance films  Sports films  Western films 
Roles: Composer, Performer, Conductor, Author, Musician, Interviewee, Instrumentalist, Singer, Videographer , Arranger, Contributor, Scenarist, 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 )

13 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,571 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 )

27 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 3,242 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 )

81 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 3,016 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 Steve Vai( Visual )

20 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 2,580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lazy, unemployed Southern Californian stoner who loves bowling gets mistaken for a millionaire with the same name. He's beaten up by men looking for money from the rich man's wife and gets drawn into the kidnapping of the millionaire's wife
True Grit by Charles Portis( Visual )

19 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,452 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 )

26 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and German and held by 2,305 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 2,249 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 )

10 editions published in 2002 in English 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. 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 )

18 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Malgré le succès de son premier scénario, Charlie bloque sur l'adaptation de la biographie de John, trafiquant d'orchidées. Intimidé par Susan, la brillante journaliste à l'origine du livre, son angoisse de la page blanche est excitée par son jumeau Donald à qui tout réussit sans effort. Mais l'inspiration revient enfin à Charlie. Et elle va déclencher une série d'événements démentiels
Burn after reading by Joel Coen( Visual )

31 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 )

28 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,712 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
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 1,596 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
Carol by Todd Haynes( Visual )

8 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 1,572 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
Three kings by David O Russell( Visual )

15 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,564 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 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 finest hours( Visual )

7 editions published in 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,528 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 man who wasn't there by Joel Coen( Visual )

32 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,414 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
Mr. Holmes by Bill Condon( Visual )

9 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,365 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

Картер Бёруэлл

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카터 버웰

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