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Swank, Hilary

Overview
Works: 171 works in 1,048 publications in 10 languages and 34,736 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Sports films  Romantic comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery films  Biographical films  Action and adventure films  Historical films  Horror films 
Roles: Actor, Producer, Narrator, Performer, fmp, Author, Composer, Other, nar, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Million Dollar Baby by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

156 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 11 languages and held by 4,113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frankie is a former boxing manager, who initially refuses to train Maggie due to her gender and age. When he agrees to train her and she raises to the top, they form a special bond. Disc 3 is the CD soundtrack
Freedom Writers by Richard Lagravense( Visual )

55 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 3,013 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A true story about a teacher in a racially divided school who gives her students what they've always needed, a voice. Erin Gruwell comes to a southern California high school bubbling over with naive optimism. She quickly discovers that her unruly classroom is not easily won over by her good intentions. After a few floundering attempts to connect with her students, Gruwell gives them the assignment of keeping journals about their own lives, This assignment is something that the class can bite into with relish. This eventually bonds them together and pushes racial rivalries aside. Draws heavily from the published journals of the real students themselves
Boys don't cry by Kimberly Peirce( Visual )

101 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 2,357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A transgendered youth starts living as a man, and assumes the name Brandon Teena. He moves to a tiny Nebraska town and begins making new friends under his new identity. All goes well until his new friends discover his secret. Based on a true story about hope, fear, and the courage it takes to be yourself
Iron Jawed Angels( Visual )

17 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 2,140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dramatized story of Alice Paul and Lucy Burns, leaders of the suffragist women who fought for the passage of the 19th Amendment. They broke from the mainstream women's rights movement to create a more activist wing, daring to push the boundaries to secure women's voting rights in 1920
Amelia by Mira Nair( Visual )

37 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,054 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kansas-born girl, Amelia Earhart discovers the thrill of aviation at age 23. Within 12 years she goes on to win the Distinguished Flying Cross for being the first woman to pilot a plane solo across the Atlantic Ocean. Amelia and her husband/business partner George Putnam have an enduring marriage that could not be broken by her determination to fly, nor her passionate affair with Gene Vidal. At age 39, she sets out on an attempt to circumnavigate the globe, an adventure that catapults her into aviation myth
P.S.I Love You by Cecelia Ahern( Visual )

39 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,989 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Holly Kennedy is beautiful, smart and married to the love of her life, a passionate, funny, and impetuous Irishman named Gerry. So when his life is taken by an illness, it takes the life out of Holly. Nobody knows Holly better than Gerry, so it's a good thing he planned ahead. Before he died, Gerry wrote Holly a series of letters that will guide her, not only through her grief, but in rediscovering herself. The first message arrives on Holly's 30th birthday in the form of a cake and a tape recording from Gerry. In the weeks and months that follow, more letters from Gerry are delivered in surprising ways, each sending her on a new adventure and each signing off in the same way - P.S.I Love You. Holly's mother and best friends begin to worry that Gerry's letters are keeping Holly tied to the past, but in fact, each letter is pushing her further into a new future
Insomnia by Christopher Nolan( Visual )

59 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,930 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crime never sleeps and neither does the veteran LAPD homicide detective invited to Nightmute, Alaska to head a murder investigation there. He finds the investigation disrupted by an ever-shining midnight sun that wreaks sleep-depriving havoc on his body clock. As his consciousness becomes more unstable, he is nagged by a sense of personal guilt over a second crime that might just be real
Conviction by Tony Goldwyn( Visual )

37 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,740 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Betty Anne Waters is a young woman whose world is shattered when her beloved brother Kenny is convicted of murder and sentenced to life in prison. Steadfastly convinced of his innocence, Betty Anne embarks on an 18-year journey to set Kenny free, using state-of-the-art forensic technology. The unshakable bond between a brother and sister, at the heart of this real-life drama, will stir your emotions and inspire you. Bonus features included
Something borrowed by Luke Greenfield( Visual )

16 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Friendships are tested and secrets come to the surface when terminally single Rachel falls for Dex, her best friend Darcy's fiance
The Black Dahlia by James Ellroy( Visual )

27 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 1940s Los Angeles. Two police officers, Bucky Bleichert and his partner, Lee Blanchard, investigate the death of Elizabeth Short - also known as The Black Dahlia, a young woman who is found brutally murdered. With a corpse so mutilated, the photos are kept from the public. Bucky soon realizes that his girlfriend had ties to the deceased, and soon after that, he begins uncovering corruption and conspiracy within the police departmen. The case becomes an obsession for the two men and their lives begin to unravel
New Year's Eve by Michelle Pfeiffer( Visual )

17 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A stellar ensemble cast celebrates love, hope, forgiveness, second chances and fresh starts, in intertwining stories told amidst the pulse and promise of New York City on the most dazzling night of the year
The homesman by Mary Frances Maple Jones( Visual )

25 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When three women living on the edge of the American frontier are driven mad by harsh pioneer life, the task of saving them falls to the pious, independent-minded Mary Bee Cuddy. Transporting the women by covered wagon to Iowa, she soon realizes just how daunting the journey will be, and employs a low-life drifter, George Briggs to join her
The gift by Billy Bob Thornton( Visual )

26 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Annie has 'the Gift'. Some fear her, others claim she's a witch. But now, a murder has ben committed and only she can solve it. On a twisted trail of open infidelity and jealous rage, she sees visions that will haunt her and discovers a truth that will tear the town apart"--Promotional materials
The core by Aaron Eckhart( Visual )

42 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A team of top scientific minds from around the world are assembled to determine what has been happening to Earth. Dr. Keyes makes the startling discovery that the Earth's electromagnetic forces have begun to collapse. If the planet is to be saved, the core of the Earth needs a jump start, and Keyes assembles a team to burrow to the center of the planet and bomb the insides back into action. However, as the crew digs deeper into the Earth, the more they discover what they haven't been told about their mission and what's really been causing the worldwide chaos
You're not you( Visual )

8 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an accomplished pianist is diagnosed with the devastating and incurable disease ALS, she hires a directionless young woman who becomes her full-time caregiver. Complete opposites, the strangers form a life changing bond inspiring each other to live life to fullest, while being brought together by the most challenging of circumstances
The reaping by Stephen Hopkins( Visual )

17 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Investigative scholar Katherine Winter is a debunker of modern 'miracles,' bringing scientific light to superstition and fraud. But events in Haven, Louisiana defy even her expertise. The more she seeks answers, the more she questions her own belief
The affair of the necklace by Charles Shyer( Visual )

12 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In pre-Revolutionary France, a young aristocratic woman left penniless by the political unrest in the country, must avenge her family's fall from grace by scheming to steal a priceless necklace
The next karate kid( Visual )

12 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Julie, a rebellious teen, is pitted against a posse of paramilitary students who rule her high school. While their leader teaches them to fight-to-kill, Julie and Miyagi, her karate teacher, teach them the secret of fighting to live
The resident by Antti J Jokinen( Visual )

26 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Juliet, a beautiful doctor, has found the perfect New York apartment to start a new life after separating from her husband. It's got spacious rooms, a spectacular view, and a handy, handsome landlord. But there are secrets behind every wall and terror in every room as Juliet gets the unnerving feeling that she is not alone
Mary and Martha( Visual )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two very different women, an upscale American named Mary and a middle-class Englishwoman named Martha, form an unlikely bond following the losses of their only children from malaria contracted in Africa. Battling their lingering grief and the strains on their marriages, the two work together to raise awareness of malaria while recovering their sense of purpose. A story of how ordinary people can make a difference in influencing social policy and affecting positive change
 
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Alternative Names
Hilari Suonk

Hilari Svank

Hilaria Swank

Hilarija Svonka

Hilarj Suank

Hilary Swank actrice américaine

Hilary Swank actriz estadounidense

Hilary Swank aktorka amerykańska

Hilary Swank Amerikaans filmacteur

Hilary Swank Amerikaans filmactrice

Hilary Swank attrice statunitense

Hilary Swank US-amerikanische Schauspielerin und zweifache Oscarpreisträgerin

Hilary Swanková

Χίλαρι Σουάνκ

Гілары Сўонк

Гіларі Свонк

Хилари Сванк

Хилари Суонк

Хілары Суонк

Ҳиларй Суанк

Հիլարի Սուենկ

הילרי סוונק

هيلارى سوانك

هيلاري سوانك

هیلاری سوانک تهیه‌کننده و بازیگر آمریکایی

ہلیری سوانک

हिलरी स्वँक ऑस्कर पुरस्कार विजेती अभिनेत्री.

ഹിലാരി സ്വാങ്ക്

ฮิลารี สแวงก์

ჰილარი სუონკი

힐러리 스왱크

ヒラリー・スワンク

希拉莉·絲韻

希拉莉絲韻

希拉蕊·史旺

希拉里·斯旺克

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