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Giamatti, Paul

Works: 379 works in 1,881 publications in 8 languages and 86,347 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Biographical films  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  History  Historical television programs  Historical films  Superhero films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Contributor, Producer, Commentator
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Paul Giamatti
Most widely held works by Paul Giamatti
12 Years a Slave by Steve McQueen( Visual )

43 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 3,648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The harrowing account of a black man, born free in New York State, who was drugged, kidnapped, and sold into slavery in 1841. Having no way to contact his family, and fearing for his life if he told the truth, Solomon Northup was sold from plantation to plantation in Louisiana, toiling under cruel masters for twelve years before meeting Samuel Bass, a Canadian who finally put him in touch with his family, and helped start the process to regain his freedom
Sideways by Alexander Payne( Visual )

85 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 2,933 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack and Miles were college roommates, and despite their differences, they have been friends ever since. Jack is an actor, whose career high point is a stint as a soap opera regular. English teacher and oenophile Miles would much rather be a published novelist. Jack is about to get married, so depressed, divorced Miles suggests they hit the road for a week-long bachelor party amidst the rolling hillsides and gorgeous sunsets of wine country near Santa Barbara. A little golf, a lot of wine, how could it possibly go sideways?
Cinderella Man by Russell Crowe( Visual )

49 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,793 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the Great Depression, an everyday common-man hero, James J. Braddock was to become one of the most surprising sports legends in history. With the Depression going strong in the early 1930s, the impoverished ex-boxer was seemingly as broken-down and out-of-luck as the rest of the America. Driven by love and determination, he returned to the ring. He did not have much of a shot, but James was fueled by something beyond mere competition. He kept winning and suddenly, the ordinary working man became an icon who carried the hopes and dreams of the disenfranchised on his shoulders. Eventually, he rose through the ranks and went on to fight the heavyweight champ, the unstoppable Max Baer
John Adams by Kirk Ellis( Visual )

37 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While his new nation was suffering attacks from both within and without, John Adams had a vision of a nation of liberty and justice for all. He guided his peers--General George Washington, Benjamin Franklin and Thomas Jefferson--in setting the values and agenda for a glorious, free America. Adams and his wife Abigail refined these ambitious democratic ideals, and their partnership became one of the most moving love stories in American history
Saving Mr. Banks by John Lee Hancock( Visual )

38 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When P.L. Travers travels from London to Hollywood in 1961 to finally discuss Walt Disney's desire to bring her beloved character, Mary Poppins to the motion picture screen (a quest he began in the 1940s as a promise to his two daughters), Disney meets a prim, uncompromising sexagenarian not only suspect of the impresario's concept for the film, but a woman struggling with her own past. During her stay in California, Travers' reflects back on her difficult childhood in 1906 Australia
The illusionist by Sylvain Chomet( Visual )

85 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The acclaimed illusionist Eisenheim has not only captured the imaginations of all of Vienna, but also the interest of the ambitious Crown Prince Leopold. When Leopold's new fiance rekindles a childhood fascination with Eisenheim, the Prince's interest evolves into obsession. Suddenly the city's Chief Inspector finds himself investigating a shocking crime. But even as the Inspector engages him in a dramatic challenge of wills, Eisenheim prepares for the most impressive illusion yet
Straight Outta Compton by F. Gary Gray( Visual )

34 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1987, five young men, using brutally honest rhymes and hardcore beats, put their frustration and anger about life in the most dangerous place in America into the most powerful weapon they had: their music. Taking viewers back to where it all began, the film tells the true story of how these cultural rebels-armed only with their lyrics, swagger, bravado and raw talent-stood up to the authorities that meant to keep them down and formed the world's most dangerous group, N.W.A
Saving Private Ryan by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 2,261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A squad of young American soldiers, led by Captain John Miller, set out in the midst of the chaos of D-Day to find Private James Ryan, a soldier whose three brothers have already been killed in the war
The ides of March by George Clooney( Visual )

39 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in English and German and held by 2,224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the frantic last days before a heavily contested Ohio presidential primary, an up-and-coming campaign press secretary finds himself involved in a political scandal that threatens to upend his candidate's shot at the presidency
San Andreas by Brad Peyton( Visual )

47 editions published in 2015 in English and French and held by 2,195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a magnitude nine earthquake leaves California in ruins, a helicopter pilot and his estranged wife make their way to San Francisco to save their only daughter
Prohibition by Ken Burns( Visual )

17 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 2,138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This videodisc explores the extraordinary story of what happens when a freedom-loving nation outlaws the sale of intoxicating liquor, and the disastrous unintended consequences that follow. The utterly relevant cautionary tale raises profound questions about the proper role of government and the limits of legislating morality. When the country goes dry in 1920, after a century of debate, millions of law-abiding Americans become lawbreakers overnight
Planet of the apes by Franklin J Schaffner( Visual )

36 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a remake of the original 1968 film, after an astronaut crash-lands on an uncharted planet, he finds himself at odds with a society in which apes are the rulers and humans are little more than slaves
Downton Abbey by Julian Fellowes( Visual )

12 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 2,047 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1922. Six months after Mathew's tragic death, his loss is still felt throughout Downton Abbey
The ant bully by John Nickle( Visual )

17 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,949 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After young Lucas shoots some ants with his water pistol they retaliate with a secret potion that shrinks him to their size
The amazing Spider-Man by Andrew Garfield( Visual )

28 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,912 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spider-Man confronts a new foe, Electro, while Peter Parker's friend Harry Osborn returns and Peter realizes that all his enemies have Oscorp in common
Turbo by David [Regie] Soren( Visual )

33 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,847 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a freak accident, a garden snail with dreams of becoming the fastest snail in the world might just realize his goal
Duplicity by Tony Gilroy( Visual )

21 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ex-CIA officer Claire Stenwick and ex-MI6 agent Ray Koval are both racing to secure the formula for a product that will bring untold wealth to the company that lands the patent first. As the stakes begin to rise, so does the passion between Claire and Ray. Meanwhile, their mutual employers, industry giant Howerd Tully and trailblazing CEO Dick Garsil start resorting to some seriously underhanded tactics as each hopes to gain an advantage over the competition. Claire and Ray engage in a series of schemes and double-crosses while contending with the fact that their mutual attraction could ultimately jeopardize their entire mission
The Roosevelts : an Intimate History( Visual )

5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Roosevelts: An Intimate History chronicles the lives of Theodore, Franklin, and Eleanor Roosevelt, three members of the most prominent and influential family in American politics. It is the first time in a major documentary television series that their individual stories have been interwoven into a single narrative. This seven-part, 14 hour film follows the Roosevelts for more than a century, from Theodore's birth in 1858 to Eleanor's death in 1962. Over the course of those years, Theodore would become the 26th President of the United States and his beloved niece, Eleanor, would marry his fifth cousin, Franklin, who became the 32nd President of the United States. Together, these three individuals not only redefined the relationship Americans had with their government and with each other, but also redefined the role of the United States within the wider world. The series encompasses the history the Roosevelts helped to shape: the creation of National Parks, the digging of the
Rock of ages by Tom Cruise( Visual )

33 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drew and Sherrie meet in L.A. while pursuing their dream of life in the big city. Will their love survive the challenges the city throws their way? This musical features songs by Journey, Twisted Sister, Starship, REO Speedwagon, Foreigner, and many more
Love & mercy by William Pohlad( Visual )

31 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,671 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unconventional portrait of Brian Wilson, the mercurial singer, songwriter, and leader of the Beach Boys. Set against the era defining catalog of Wilson's music, the film intimately examines the personal voyage and ultimate salvation of the icon whose success came at extraordinary personal cost
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