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Crudup, Billy 1968-

Overview
Works: 132 works in 724 publications in 15 languages and 28,678 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Historical films  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films  History  Biographical films  Comedy films  Spy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer, Former owner, Recipient, Commentator, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Billy Crudup
Big fish by Tim Burton( Visual )

61 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 2,641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Bloom, is a young man who never really knew his now dying father, Edward - outside of the tall tales his dad told him about growing up. During Edward's last days William and his wife Josephine hold a bedside vigil next to the old man as he recollects elaborate memories of his youth. Still doubting the legends and folklore, William makes a journey to meet a mysterious woman from whom Edward had bought property
Eat pray love by Elizabeth Gilbert( Visual )

26 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A happily married woman who is trying to get pregnant realizes that her life needs to go in a new direction. After a very painful divorce, she risks everything and embarks on a journey around the world that becomes a quest for self-discovery
Mission: impossible III by J. J Abrams( Visual )

29 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ethan Hunt has retired from active duty as a super-spy in order to train new IMF agents. He is called back into action to confront the toughest villain he has ever faced - Owen Davian, an international weapons and information provider with no remorse and no conscience. Hunt assembles his team - his old friend Luther Strickell, transportation expert Declan, and background operative Zhen, in order to rescue Lindsey, one of his trainees, who was kidnapped while on a surveillance detail of Davian. It soon becomes evident that Davian is well-protected, well-connected, and downright malicious, forcing Hunt to extend his journey back into the field in order to rescue his wife, Julia, and uncover an IMF double agent in the process
Princess Mononoke by Hayao Miyazaki( Visual )

46 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a frightening creature attacks his remote village, young warrior Ashitaka is able to put the great beast out of its misery. It is a boar god corrupted by sinister magic, transformed into a monster by a wound from a mysterious iron ball. Ashitaka has received a wound as well, which bubbles with supernatural putrescence, so he must travel far to the east seeking a cure. In Iron Town, Lady Eboshi employs freed prostitutes, former serfs, and even outcast lepers to build a human empire that will civilize the wilderness with iron and guns. In the forest, the wild gods gather their strength to fight back, led by San, the Princess Mononoke. She is a beautiful but savage girl who has chosen to give up her humanity and side with the animals. Ashitaka finds himself embroiled in a battle between the two forces, both of whom see him as supporting the enemy
Watchmen by Zack Snyder( Visual )

64 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the United States, costumed superheroes are part of the fabric of everyday society. But, when one of his former colleagues is murdered, the washed-up, but no less determined, masked vigilante Rorschach sets out to uncover the plot to kill and discredit all past and present superheroes. As he reconnects with his former crime-fighting legion, a ragtag group of retired superheroes, only one of whom has true powers, Rorschach glimpses a wide-ranging and disturbing conspiracy with links to their shared past and catastrophic consequences for the future
Almost Famous by Cameron Crowe( Visual )

56 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 2,085 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's the opportunity of a lifetime when teenage reporter William Miller lands an assignment from Rolling Stone magazine. Despite the objections of his protective mother, William hits the road with an up-and-coming rock band and finds there's a lot more to write home about than the music
The good shepherd by Robert De Niro( Visual )

15 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 2,015 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American intelligence officer's youthful idealism is slowly eroded by his growing suspicion of the people around him
Public enemies by Michael Mann( Visual )

17 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 2,002 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1933. It is the fourth year of the Great Depression. For John Dillinger, Alvin Karpis and Baby Face Nelson, it is the golden age of bank robbery. After serving a ten-year prison sentence, John Dillinger embarks on a cross-country bank-robbing spree with help from his associates: faithful driver Red Hamilton, cocky lookout Homer Van Meter, and murderous hothead Baby Face Nelson. He relocates to Chicago, where he meets hatcheck girl Billie Frechette and falls in love, but struggles to reconcile his new romance with his life on the run. Meanwhile, FBI director J. Edgar Hoover has enlisted Special Agent Melvin Purvis to use the latest techniques and equipment to catch Dillinger-Public Enemy Number One-even as Purvis realizes that doing so may stretch his principles to the breaking point
Too big to fail by Curtis Hanson( Visual )

16 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,097 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers an intimate look at the epochal financial crisis of 2008 and the powerful men and women who decided the fate of the world's economy in a matter of a few weeks. Centering on Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson, the film goes behind closed doors to examine the symbiotic relationship between Wall Street and Washington
Stage beauty by Richard Eyre( Visual )

45 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 919 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Welcome to the 17th century stage, where Ned Kynaston's performance of Desdemona in Shakespeare's 'Othello' brings the house down nightly. Ned is the "most beautiful woman on the London stage". That is, until the King renounces the royal edict that only men can play women on stage. Enter Maria, Ned's seemingly loyal dresser, who becomes an instant star, leaving Ned to suppress his ardent feminine traits and make a man of himself
Spotlight( Visual )

4 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 908 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The riveting true story of the Pulitzer Prize-winning Boston Globe investigation that would rock the city and cause a crisis in one of the world's oldest and most trusted institutions. When the newspaper's tenacious 'Spotlight' team of reporters delve into allegations of abuse in the Catholic Church, their year-long investigation uncovers a decades-long cover-up at the highest levels of Boston's religious, legal, and government establishment
Charlotte Gray by Gillian Armstrong( Visual )

25 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's World War II and Charlotte has been trained to be an undercover courier for England. She straps on a parachute and falls from the sky into Vichy France. There she will assist the French Resistance in its defiance of Nazi occupation. Once behind enemy lines, she keeps secret her personal mission to find her lover, an RAF pilot downed over France
Blood ties by Guillaume Canet( Visual )

15 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Brooklyn, 1970--Chris ... is released from prison. Reluctantly waiting for him on the outside is his younger brother Frank..., a cop with an aspiring future. After trying to stay on the straight path without any success, Chris inevitably descends back into a life of crime and puts Frank in a tough predicament. Does he cover for his brother and salvage the only family he has? Or does he do the right thing and risk destroying everything, and everyone, he loves?"--Container
The Stanford prison experiment( Visual )

7 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1971, Stanford University professor Dr. Philip Zimbardo cast twenty-four male student volunteers as prisoners and guards in a simulated jail to examine the source of abusive behavior in the prison system. The results astonished the world, as participants went from middle-class undergrads to drunk-with-power sadists and submissive victims in just a few days. Based on a true story
Rudderless( Visual )

5 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and held by 623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sam, a former high-profile ad executive, is devastated by the sudden death of his musician son. When Sam discovers a box filled with his son's demo tapes, the grieving father's downward spiral comes to a standstill as he explores this unexpected gift. After mustering the will to perform one of the songs at a local bar, Sam meets and forms a friendship with Quentin a young musician. The unlikely duo forms a rock band that becomes a local sensation
Thin ice by Jill Sprecher( Visual )

13 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mickey Prohaska is a small-time insurance agent looking for one big score to get him out of frigid Wisconsin. But Mickey's clever con spirals out of control when an unstable locksmith turns the tables and raises the stake higher than he ever imagined
The longest week by Jason Bateman( Visual )

13 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and Chinese and held by 576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Affluent and aimless, Conrad Valmont lives a life of leisure in his parent's prestigious Manhattan Hotel. In the span of one week, he finds himself evicted, disinherited, and... in love
Trust the man by Bart Freundlich( Visual )

15 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and German and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rebecca is an actress who is married to Tom; together they have two children. As Rebecca begins rehearsals on a new play at the Lincoln Center, Tom stays at home to watch the kids. He begins to think about how horny he is. They go to see a counselor and discuss their sexual problems. Tom wants to have sex twice a day, while Rebecca thinks Tom is a maniac. Rebecca's brother, Tobey is in a long term relationship with Elaine, Rebecca's best friend, who suddenly hears her biological clock ticking and realizes she wants to be married and have a child. This is not good news for commitment phobic Tobey
Without limits( Visual )

9 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and French and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fictionalized account of Steve Prefontaine, a distance runner, who took the sport into a new era
Jesus' son by Alison Maclean( Visual )

20 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and French and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rumpled, hapless young man in his twenties, FH bounces through his days with his dreams and hallucinations blurring and merging into reality. The shaky center of his universe is his beloved on-again, off-again, girlfriend Michelle
 
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Big fish
Alternative Names
Billy Crudup acteur américain

Billy Crudup aktor amerykański

Billy Crudup Amerikaans acteur

Billy Crudup amerikansk skådespelare

Billy Crudup amerikansk skodespelar

Billy Crudup amerikansk skuespiller

Billy Crudup attore statunitense

Billy Crudup US-amerikanischer Film- und Theaterschauspieler

Billy Crudup yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

Crudup, Billy

Crudup, William 1968-

Μπίλι Κράνταπ

Билли Крудап

Крудап, Билли

בילי קרודופ

بيلي كرودب

بیلی کروداپ بازیگر آمریکایی

ბილი კრუდაპი

빌리 크루덥

ビリー・クラダップ

比利·克鲁德普

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