WorldCat Identities

Williams, Olivia 1968-

Overview
Works: 176 works in 772 publications in 11 languages and 27,936 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Romance films  Comedy films  Biographical films  Fantasy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery films  Action and adventure films  Horror films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Illustrator, Other, Director
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Olivia Williams
The Sixth Sense by M. Night Shyamalan( Visual )

66 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 2,974 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A noted child psychologist attempts to help a frightened 8-year-old boy who is experiencing terrifying visions of the dead
Anna Karenina by Joe Wright( Visual )

18 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"At the twilight of an empire, Anna Karenina ... the beautiful high-ranking wife of one of imperial Russia's most esteemed men ... has it all. But when she meets the dashing cavalry officer Vronsky ... there is a mutual spark of instant attraction that cannot be ignored. She's immediately swept up in a passionate affair that will shock a nation and change the lives of everyone around her"--Container
Nanny McPhee by P. J Hogan( Visual )

35 editions published between 2002 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 2,115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In stifling Edwardian London, Wendy Darling mesmerizes her brothers every night with bedtime tales of swordplay, swashbuckler skills and the ever fearsome Captain Hook. But the children become real heroes of an even greater story when Peter Pan flies into their nursery one night and takes them on a journey over moonlit rooftops to the lush jungles of Neverland. Wendy and her brothers join Peter and the Lost Boys in an exhilarating life, free of grown-up rules. Eventually facing the inevitable showdown with Captain Hook and his bloodthirsty pirates
An Education by Lone Scherfig( Visual )

34 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,944 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the early 1960's, 16-year-old Jenny Mellor lives with her parents in a London suburb. She is smart, pretty, and working toward her goal of being accepted into Oxford. Her life will take a big turn when she meets David, a man twice her age. Now she must decide if she will pursue an education at Oxford, or if she will choose to learn all that a charismatic, older man can teach her
The ghost writer by Roman Polanski( Visual )

39 editions published between 2010 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a gifted ghostwriter is hired to write the memoirs of former British Prime Minister Adam Lang, he quickly finds himself trapped in a web of political and sexual intrigue. Lang is implicated in a scandal over his administration's harsh tactics, and as the ghostwriter digs into the politician's past, he discovers secrets that threaten to jeopardize international relations forever
Victoria & Abdul by Judi Dench( Visual )

16 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and German and held by 1,680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The extraordinary true story of an unexpected friendship in the later years of Queen Victoria's remarkable rule. When Abdul Karim, a young clerk, travels from India to participate in the Queen's Golden Jubilee, he is surprised to find favor with the Queen herself. As the Queen questions the constrictions of her long-held position, the two forge an unlikely and devoted alliance with a loyalty to one another that her household and inner circle all attempt to destroy. As the friendship deepens, the Queen begins to see a changing world through new eyes and joyfully reclaims her humanity
Rushmore by Wes Anderson( Visual )

43 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,615 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A gifted, rebellious teenager finds himself in competition with a wealthy older man for a favorite teacher's affections
Hyde Park on Hudson by Roger Michell( Visual )

21 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Great Britain faces an imminent war with Germany, US President Franklin D. Roosevelt and his wife, Eleanor, invited the King and Queen of England for a weekend at their home in upstate New York. But during the first-ever visit of a reigning British monarch to America, international affairs must be juggled with the complexities of FDR's domestic establishment, as wife, mother, and mistresses all conspire to make the royal trip an unforgettable one
Sabotage by David Ayer( Visual )

38 editions published between 2013 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arnold Schwarzenegger leads an elite DEA task force that takes on the world's deadliest drug cartels. When the team successfully executes a high-stakes raid on a cartel safe house, they think their work is done - until, one-by-one, the team members mysteriously start to be eliminated. As the body count rises, everyone is a suspect
Valiant by Ewan McGregor( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 1,198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Valiant and his feathered friends take to the sky to prove as they work their way into the Royal Air Force during World War II. Together this rag-tag squadron of carrier pigeons engages in an aerial adventures at a spitfire pace. From the first bumbling day of basic training through the final feather-raising mission, the flock of friends swoop their way toward victory. How, against the odds and an evil German falcon, Valiant is called upon for a very important assignment
Sense & sensibility by Jane Austen( Visual )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 1,127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miss Austen regrets: Approaching her fortieth birthday, Jane Austen appears happily unmarried. When asked by her young niece Fanny to help her vet potential husbands, Jane's confident composure is threatened as she finds herself looking back on her own potential suitors and the choices she has made. Based on the life and letters of Jane Austen
Man up by Ben Palmer( Visual )

16 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 877 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Nancy (Lake Bell) is mistaken for Jack's (Simon Pegg) blind date, she decides to take a chance and just ... go with it. What could possibly go wrong?
The last days on Mars by Ruairí Robinson( Visual )

15 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A crew of astronauts on an exploratory mission to Mars discovers a deadly infection and succumbs one by one to a mysterious and terrifying force while desperately fighting to escape
The man from Elysian Fields by Andy Garcia( Visual )

11 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Byron Tiller (Andy Garcia) fails as a novelist, Luther Fox (Mick Jagger) offers him to join his escort agency named Elysian Fields, which caters to rich women looking for intelligent companionship. Desperate for any kind of income source, Byron takes the job while keeping the whole thing a secret from his loving wife (Julianna Margulies)
Now is good by Dakota Fanning( Visual )

9 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... Strong performances from a talented cast ..."--ViewLondon
Jason and the Argonauts by Frank Langella( Visual )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young Greek prince sees his father murdered by his uncle and flees, returning twenty years later to reclaim the throne. To save his own life, Prince Jason pledges to deliver the coveted Golden Fleece to his Uncle Pelias. Embarking with a crew of superheros, he undertakes a perilous voyage to find his destiny
Rushmore by Wes Anderson( Visual )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A gifted, rebellious teenager finds himself in competition with a wealthy older man for a favorite teacher's affections
The Postman by Kevin Costner( Visual )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the near future after a catastrophic war which has destroyed the government, a traveler finds an old mail bag and starts delivering it
Tara Road by Miron Blumental( Visual )

19 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marilyn Vine's idyllic life in Connecticut is devastated by the tragic death of her only son, Dale, during his 15th birthday party. 3,000 miles away, Ria Lynch's marriage comes to a stunningly abrupt end in Dublin, Ireland, when husband Danny reveals that he is leaving her for his pregnant mistress, Bernadette. An accidental phone call brings these two otherwise unrelated women together and, in their mutual need for space and time alone, they agree to a two-month house exchange. In swapping homes, both women slowly find healing and strength through new surroundings and the kindness of others and gradually learn to accept the reality of their changed lives
Flashbacks of a fool( Visual )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A celebrity who has wasted his life and fame on drugs and sex finds his life changed forever when he learns that his childhood friend has suddenly died
 
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Alternative Names
Olivia Williams actrice britannique

Olivia Williams aktorka brytyjska

Olivia Williams attrice britannica

Olivia Williams britische Schauspielerin

Olivia Williams British film, stage and television actress

Olivia Williams britisk skodespelar

Olivia Williams britisk skuespiller

Olivia Williams Brits actrice

Olivia Williams brittisk skådespelare

Olivia Williams pemeran perempuan asal Britania Raya

Olivia Williamsová

Ολίβια Γουίλιαμς Βρετανίδα ηθοποιός

Оливия Уильямс

Оливия Уилямс

Оливија Вилијамс

Олівія Вільямс

Օլիվյա Վիլյամս

אוליביה ויליאמס

أوليفيا وليامز

أوليفيا ويليامز

اولیویا ویلیامز بازیگر بریتانیایی

ஒலிவியா வில்லியம்ஸ்

ოლივია უილიამსი

올리비아 윌리엄스

オリヴィア・ウィリアムズ

奥利维亚·威廉姆斯

奧莉花·威廉士

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