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Williams, Olivia 1968-

Overview
Works: 172 works in 634 publications in 9 languages and 25,420 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Romance films  Action and adventure films  Historical films  Biographical films  Fantasy films  Horror films  Coming-of-age films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Other
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 )

53 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,933 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
Nanny McPhee by P. J Hogan( Visual )

26 editions published between 2002 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 2,137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In stifling Edwardian London, Wendy Darling mesmerizes her brothers every night with bedtime tales of swordplay, swashbucker 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
Anna Karenina by Joe Wright( Visual )

9 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 2,128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in late 19th century Russia high-society, aristocrat Anna Karenina enters into a life-changing affair with the affluent Count Vronsky
Rushmore by Wes Anderson( Visual )

39 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,019 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A gifted, rebellious teenager finds himself in competition with a wealthy older man for a favorite teacher's affections
An Education by Lone Scherfig( Visual )

31 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,920 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 )

33 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,701 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
Hyde Park on Hudson by Roger Michell( Visual )

25 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,478 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 )

27 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,234 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 Gary Chapman( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 1,205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is war time and with the whole world looking for a hero, it's up to a pint-sized pigeon named Valiant to fly the coop and serve his country. Valiant and his flock of friends take to the sky on a wing and a prayer to prove that it's not wingspan but the size of your spirit that counts. No more hanging around town squares and on top of statues, this feather-weight squadron of birdbrains is about to engage in aerial adventures at spitfire pace!
Sense & sensibility by John Alexander( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 1,130 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( Visual )

14 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 837 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?
Now is good( Visual )

5 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Live every moment, love every minute. A girl dying of leukemia compiles a list of things she'd like to do before passing away. On the top of her list is the desire to lose her virginity
Jason and the Argonauts by Don Chaffey( Visual )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 499 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. With the Argonauts, he undertakes a perilous voyage to find his destiny
The last days on Mars by Ruairí Robinson( Visual )

15 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 499 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 Directed by ; George Hickenlooper( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Becoming a successful writer remains an elusive dream for Byron. No longer able to support his family and pay the bills, he seeks employment at an upscale male escort service. As Byron slowly succumbs to the demands of the job - and his own desires - a destructive pattern of deception threatens the very thing that he sought to protect - his family
Dollhouse( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Dollhouse continues to provide its elite clientele with 'actives', human beings imprinted with the personas of whomever the client wants them to be, its mind-altering technology spins dangerously out of control. Now, an unlikely alliance must attempt to destroy the sinister corporation behind the facade
Tara Road by Maeve Binchy( Visual )

12 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 336 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
Spaced( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

British comedy television series based on two very different twenty-something people, Daisy Steiner and Tim Bisley, who pretend to be a professional couple to secure tenancy of a North London flat. The two along with their assortment of co-conspirators, tortured artist Brian, would-be soldier Mike, fashion fascist Twist, rock casualty landlady Marsha and Colin the dog, tackle the big questions of the 21st century
Flashbacks of a fool( Visual )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daniel Craig (JAMES BOND FRANCHISE) delivers a startling performance as Joe Scott, a washed-up Hollywood star adrift in a haze of sex, drugs and squandered fame. But when he receives news of the sudden death of his childhood best friend, Joe flashes back to his younger self in his small English seaside village and the summer of innocence and tragedy that would change his life forever. Olivia Williams (ANNA KARENINA, THE SIXTH SENSE), Claire Forlani (TV's NCIS: LOS ANGELES, TV'S CSI: NY), and GRAMMY?-WINNING recording artist Eve co-star in this powerful drama about love, loss and one man's journey to redemption
Agatha Christie, a life in pictures( Visual )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This BBC original drama uses documented accounts and Christie's own words to probe the shadowy areas of her early life in a style as gripping and suspenseful as any Christie story
 
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Alternative Names
Olivia Williams actrice britannique

Olivia Williams aktorka brytyjska

Olivia Williams attrice britannica

Olivia Williams britische Schauspielerin

Olivia Williams britisk skodespelar

Olivia Williams britisk skuespiller

Olivia Williams Brits acteur

Olivia Williams Brits actrice

Olivia Williams brittisk skådespelare

Olivia Williamsová

Ολίβια Γουίλιαμς

Оливия Уильямс

Оливия Уилямс

Оливија Вилијамс

Олівія Вільямс

Օլիվյա Վիլյամս

אוליביה ויליאמס

أوليفيا وليامز

اولیویا ویلیامز بازیگر بریتانیایی

ஒலிவியா வில்லியம்ஸ்

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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