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Weaving, Hugo 1960-

Overview
Works: 509 works in 2,134 publications in 8 languages and 62,752 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  Action and adventure films  Science fiction films  Animated films  Juvenile works  Children's films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  War films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, vac, Performer, Other, Commentator, Author, Costume designer, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Hugo Weaving
The Lord of the rings by J. R. R Tolkien( Visual )

55 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Assisted by a fellowship of heroes, Middle-earth hobbit, Frodo Baggins, plunges into a perilous trek to take the mystical One Ring to Mount Doom so that it and its magical powers can be destroyed and never possessed by evil Lord Sauron. An epic adventure of good against evil, the power of friendship, and individual courage
The hobbit : an unexpected journey by J. R. R Tolkien( Visual )

100 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 3,874 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first chapter in Peter Jackson's new epic trilogy set in Middle Earth 60 years before J.R.R. Tolkien's Lord of the Rings saga. Follow Bilbo Baggins as he's swept into a quest to reclaim the Dwarf Kingdom of Erebor, long ago conquered by the dragon Smaug. Approached by the wizard Gandalf, Bilbo joins a company of thirteen dwarves led by the legendary warrior Thorin Oakenshield. Along the way they face many dangers; Bilbo meets Gollum and takes possession of the 'One Ring.'
The lord of the rings by Peter Jackson( Visual )

25 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 3,837 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Frodo Baggins and the Fellowship continue their quest to destroy the One Ring and stand against the evil of the dark lord Sauron. The Fellowship has divided and now find themselves taking different paths to defeating Sauron and his allies. Their destinies now lie at two towers - Orthanc Tower in Isengard, where the corrupted wizard Saruman waits and Sauron's fortress at Baraddur, deep within the dark lands of Mordor."--Amazon.com
Happy Feet by George Miller( Visual )

47 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 3,506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emperor Penguins from Antarctica each express their true love with a special heartsong of their own that expresses their very being. However, the misfit Mumble cannot sing. Instead he has an extraordinary talent to tap dance with almost magical energy and expression. Nevertheless, the leadership of the colony fearfully blames the young penguin's unorthodox ways for the lean fishing that threatens them all. Defiant in the face of unjust rejection, Mumble and his true friends set out to find the true cause of the famine. Through the friends trials and perils, Mumble learns many things about his frozen world, not the least of which being that his toe tapping talent may be what he needs to save his people
The matrix by Keanu Reeves( Visual )

99 editions published between 1998 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 3,453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Neo (Reeves)-mild-mannered software author by day, feared hacker by night-is recruited into a cell of cyber-rebels, led by Morpheus (Fishburne) and the warrior Trinity (Moss). They have made a fundamental discovery about the world: It does not exist. It is only a seedy utopia where humanity is preserved, protected, and endlessly recycled by a mega-computer. Cypher (Pantoliano) turns traitorous for access to comforts unmatched by the drab post-apocalyptic real world, while Agent Smith (Weaving) dismisses humans as "a plague"--For which non-organic life is "the cure."
V for Vendetta by James McTeigue( Visual )

70 editions published between 2003 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 2,982 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in a future where Germany has won World War II and Britain has become a fascist state, this is the story of a young working-class woman, Evey, who is rescued from a life-and-death situation by a masked man known only as 'V.' Incomparably charismatic and ferociously skilled in the art of combat and deception, 'V' ignites a revolution when he urges his fellow citizens to rise up against tyranny and oppression. As Evey uncovers the truth about 'V's' mysterious background, she also discovers the truth about herself. She becomes his ally in his plan to bring freedom and justice to a cruel and corrupt society
Captain America : the first avenger by Chris Evans( Visual )

74 editions published between 2011 and 2019 in 4 languages and held by 2,843 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

March, 1942. 90-pound weakling Steve Rogers doggedly attempts to enlist in the army, only to be repeatedly classified 4F. Rogers' determination and decency come to the attention of Dr. Abraham Erskine of the Strategic Scientific Reserve. Rogers is the first test subject for Erskine's super-soldier serum, which transforms him utterly. When the program is abruptly ended, Rogers becomes Captain America--touring America to sell war bonds. On a USO tour in Europe, Rogers steals the first opportunity to demonstrate his worth by tangling with Johann Schmidt, a.k.a. the Red Skull, head of Hydra, Hitler's occult research and development unit. Schmidt has discovered the tesseract cube, an enormously powerful relic of Norse mythology through which he seeks to conquer the world. Assisted by Colonel Chester Phillips, Peggy Carter, weapons contractor Howard Stark, childhood friend Bucky Barnes, and Dum Dum Doogan and his howling commandos, Steve Rogers becomes more than a propaganda tool, emerging as the true Captain America
Hacksaw Ridge : a true story by Teresa Palmer( Visual )

52 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 2,750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the bloodiest battle of WWII, in Okinawa, Desmond Doss saved 75 men without firing or carrying a gun. He was the only American soldier in WWII to fight on the front lines without a weapon, as he believed that while the war was justified, killing was nevertheless wrong. As an army medic, he singlehandedly evacuated the wounded from behind enemy lines, braved fire while tending to soldiers and was wounded by a grenade and hit by snipers. Doss was the first conscientious objector to ever earn the Congressional Medal of Honor
The Lord of the Rings by Orlando Bloom( Visual )

41 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 2,557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Fellowship divides to conquer, as Frodo and Sam, with the help and hindrance of Gollum, continue on their way to Mount Doom. Gandalf and Pippin ride to Minas Tirith to help defend Gondor, while Merry remains with Eowyn and the other Rohan fighters. Aragorn, Legolas, and Gimli seek aid from those that live in the Cursed Mountains. All these battles have one ultimate goal in mind: to distract the Eye of Sauron and buy Frodo as much time as possible in order to destroy the One Ring
The matrix reloaded by Anthony Zerbe( Visual )

57 editions published between 2002 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 2,535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Neo and the rebel leaders estimate that they have 72 hours until Zion falls under siege to the Machine Army. Only a matter of hours separates the last human enclave on Earth from 250,000 Sentinels programmed to destroy humanity. The citizens of Zion, emboldened by Morpheus' conviction that the One will fulfill the prophecy and end the war with the Machines, invest all their hopes and expectations in Neo, who finds himself troubled by disturbing visions, searching for a correct course of action. In the quest to save the human race from extinction, greater insight into the construction of The Matrix--and Neo's pivotal role in the fate of humankind--is gained
Cloud atlas by Tom Tykwer( Visual )

65 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An exploration of how the actions of individual lives impact one another in the past, present and future, as one soul is shaped from a killer into a hero, and an act of kindness ripples across centuries to inspire a revolution. The story is a time-shifting weave of six interlinking narratives, with diverse settings from the savagery of a Pacific Island in the 1850s to a dystopian Korea of the near future
The matrix revolutions by Lana Wachowski( Visual )

53 editions published between 1999 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 2,372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beginning from where "Matrix Reloaded" ended, the technologically-gifted Neo remains unconscious in the real world, his mind caught by the devious Merovingian and placed in a mysterious subway station construct. The man known as Bane is still a servant of Agent Smith, who continues to grow in power and ability. Meanwhile, the deadly sentinels are coming dangerously close to humanity's last sanctuary, the underground city of Zion. A final battle between humans and machines becomes inevitable
Legend of the guardians : the owls of Ga'Hoole by Zack Snyder( Visual )

39 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 2,126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fledgling barn owl Soren lives in the forest of Tyto with his father Noctus, mother Marella, older brother Kludd, younger sister Eglantine, and their snake nest maid Ms. P. Noctus enjoys telling Soren and Eglantine stories of the Guardians of Ga'Hoole, a mythical group of warrior owls, who once saved all owlkind from the evil "Pure Ones." One night Kludd pushes Soren and they both fall to the ground. They are kidnapped taken to the home to the Pure Ones, and put to work: Soren as a slave, and Kludd as a soldier. The Pure Ones' are laying a trap for their enemies, the Guardians of Ga'Hoole. The Pure Ones storm the Great Tree, and the Guardians lead the owls into battle against them, wherein which Soren and his friends emerge to play pivotal roles
The lord of the rings( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 2,013 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frodo makes his way through the darkness to Mount Doom to destroy the One Ring. Aragorn learns of his destiny as the true King and the others prepare for a massive battle that will determine the fate of Middle-Earth
Mortal engines by Philip Reeve( Visual )

32 editions published between 2018 and 2019 in English and French and held by 1,739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a post-apocalyptic world where cities ride on wheels and consume each other to survive, two people meet in London and try to stop a conspiracy
The hobbit : the battle of the five armies by Peter Jackson( Visual )

32 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The epic conclusion of the adventures of Bilbo Baggins. Having reclaimed their homeland from the Dragon Smaug, the Company has unwittingly unleashed a deadly force into the world. Enraged, Smaug rains his fiery wrath down upon the defenceless men, women and children of Lake-town. Obsessed above all else with his reclaimed treasure, Thorin sacrifices friendship and honour to hoard it as Bilbo's frantic attempts to make him see reason drive the Hobbit towards a desperate and dangerous choice
The dressmaker by Jocelyn Moorhouse( Visual )

27 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and German and held by 1,574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of the beautiful and talented Tilly Dunnage. After years working as a dressmaker in exclusive Parisian fashion houses, Tilly returns home to a town in the Australian outback to reconcile with her eccentric mother Molly. She also falls in love with the pure-hearted Teddy, and armed with her sewing machine and haute couture style, Tilly transforms the women of the town, exacting sweet revenge on those who did her wrong
The adventures of Priscilla, queen of the desert by Stephan Elliott( Visual )

81 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in English and held by 1,483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This comedy drama is about the adventures of two drag queens, Mitzi and Felicia, and a transsexual, Bernadette who hit the road in a bus called Priscilla. They make their way across the Australian desert to perform in a cabaret show in Alice Springs. During the course of the journey they paint their bus lavender, dance in the desert in flamboyant costumes and encounte some Aboriginals and a group of prejudiced miners. The music consists mostly of seventies disco hits (Village People, Abba etc.)
The Wolfman by Joe Johnston( Visual )

27 editions published in 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lawrence Talbot is lured back to his family estate to investigate the savage murder of his brother by a bloodthirsty beast. There, Talbot must confront his childhood demons, his estranged father, his brother's grieving fiancée, and a suspicious Scotland Yard inspector. When Talbot is bitten by the creature, he becomes eternally cursed and soon discovers a fate far worse than death
Strangerland by Nicole Kidman( Visual )

12 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 808 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Newcomers to the remote Australian desert town of Nathgari, Catherine and Matthew Parker's lives are flung into crisis when they discover their two teenage kids, Tommy and Lily, have mysteriously disappeared just before a massive dust storm hits. With Nathgari eerily smothered in red dust and darkness, the townsfolk join the search led by local cop, David Rae. It soon becomes apparent that something terrible may have happened to Tommy and Lily
 
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The Lord of the rings
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The matrixV for VendettaThe Lord of the RingsThe matrix reloadedThe matrix revolutionsThe lord of the ringsThe adventures of Priscilla, queen of the desert
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Hugo Weaving acteur britannique

Hugo Weaving actor brito-australiano nacido en Nigeria

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Hugo Weaving australijski aktor

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Wallace Weaving, Hugo 1960-

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