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Curtis, Cliff 1968-

Overview
Works: 131 works in 469 publications in 7 languages and 26,902 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Romance films  Police films  War films  Fantasy films  Comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Interviewee, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Whale rider by Niki Caro( Visual )

29 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 2,774 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Whangara Māori people believe their ancestor Paikea was saved from drowning by riding home on the back of a whale. The tribal group has since granted leadership positions to the first-born males, believing them to be descendants of Paikea. But then a young mother dies in childbirth along with her newborn male son. His twin sister survives and the little girl, Pai, is brought up by her grandparents. Learning the skills of chiefdom from her uncle, Pai shows that she possesses a natural leadership ability
Live free or die hard by Len Wiseman( Visual )

20 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 2,252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

NYPD Detective John McClane has faced some brutal terrorists in his career, but now, he's about to face what may be his most dangerous enemy yet. John, who occasionally does work for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, receives a call to bring in a hacker named Matt Farrell, because there has been a breach in an FBI computer system. Farrell is one of the many hackers who are suspected in the attack. After John gets to Matt's apartment, men show up and try to kill John and Matt and they barely escape with their lives. A group of terrorists led by Thomas Gabriel are systematically shutting down the U.S. computer infrastructure. Luckily, Matt knows enough about hacking to figure out how Gabriel is shutting down the computers. Gabriel plans to bring the country to its knees, but doesn't count on John and Matt. Gabriel wants them out of the way. An enraged Gabriel kidnaps John's daughter, Lucy. Gabriel may think he now has the upper hand on John, but he has no idea how far John is willing to go to rescue Lucy
Training day by Antoine Fuqua( Visual )

19 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 2,160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jake Hoyt, a fresh-faced rookie in the Los Angeles Police Department, gets a chance to join the elite narcotics squad headed up by 13-year veteran Detective Sergeant Alonzo Harris. Jake is to prove himself during a one-day ride-along. As the day wears on, it becomes increasingly clear that Detective Harris has blurred the line between right and wrong to an alarming degree, enforcing his own code of ethics and street justice. Eventually, Hoyt begins to suspect that he is, rather than having the opportunity to join the squad, being set up to take the fall
Fracture by Gregory Hoblit( Visual )

12 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ted Crawford is a wealthy, brilliant, and meticulous structural engineer who lives in Los Angeles. He shoots his wife and entraps her lover. After the police arrive, he signs a confession. At his arraignment, he asserts his rights to represent himself and asks the court to move immediately to trial. The prosecutor is Willy Beachum, a hotshot D.A. who is getting ready to leave for a civil-law firm. He is told by everyone the case is open and shut. Crawford, however, sees Beachum's weakness - the hairline fracture of his character
10,000 BC by Roland Emmerich( Visual )

30 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a remote mountain tribe, the young hunter D'Leh finds his heart's passion in the beautiful Evolet. But when a band of mysterious warlords raid their village and kidnaps Evolet, D'Leh leads a small group of hunters to save her. As they venture into unknown lands for the first time, the group discovers there are civilizations beyond their own and that mankind's reach is far greater than they ever knew. At each encounter the group is joined by other tribes who have been attacked by the slave raiders. Soon the small band has turned into army. At a massive temple, the band will take their stand against a tyrannical god who has brutally enslaved their own. It is here that D'Leh finally comes to understand that he has been called to save not only Evolet but all of civilization
Three kings by David O Russell( Visual )

13 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Gulf War has just ended and amidst the partying and confusion, four American soldiers, determined to take home more than sand fleas, go off into the Iraqi desert to embark on a treasure hunt for a cache of millions in stolen Kuwaiti bullion. They are plunged into the heart of a democratic uprising that spins the day and their lives out of control
The last airbender by M. Night Shyamalan( Visual )

14 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Join Aang, an extraordinary boy with incredible 'bending' powers, as he journeys through an exotic land filled with magical creatures and powerful friends. As the Avatar, he is the only one who can end the age-old conflict between the four nations, Air, Water, Earth, and Fire
Risen( Visual )

12 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clavius, a powerful Roman military tribune, and his aide Lucius, are tasked with solving the mystery of what happened to Jesus in the weeks following the crucifixion, in order to disprove the rumors of a risen Messiah and prevent an uprising in Jerusalem
Blow by Ted Demme( Visual )

12 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 1,246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of George Jung. This is an uncompromising look at the rise and fall of the man who became the largest importer of Colombia cocaine to the United States in the 1970's
Push by Paul McGuigan( Visual )

11 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nick is a 'mover' - someone who can move things with his mind. He meets up with Cassie who is a 'watcher' - someone who can predict the future. She is trying to rescue her mother from the government. As they try to piece things together, Kira enters their lives. Kira is a 'pusher' - someone who can influence the thoughts of others. She has had a relationship with Nick and is the only person to survive a powerful 'enhancement' drug that was administered to her by the sinister Company. Now, the Company is after her, and Nick and Cassie will need to help her if they want to survive
A thousand words by Brian Robbins( Visual )

13 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,086 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fast-talking Jack McCall says whatever it takes to close a deal. After stretching the truth with a spiritual guru, he suddenly finds his life depending on a magical tree with 1,000 leaves, one for every word he has left. Now Jack's got to stop talking and conjure up some outrageous ways to communicate or he's a goner
Collateral damage by Dai wei si( Visual )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and German and held by 1,051 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Firefighter Gordon Brewer is plunged into the complex and dangerous world of international terrorism after he loses his wife and child in a bombing credited to Claudio 'The Wolf' Perrini. The government feels that they have more important things to be concerned with, so Brewer decides to take things into his own hands. He becomes frustrated and haunted by the thought that the man responsible for murdering his family might never be brought to justice. He tracks his quarry ultimately to Colombia, but discovers that it's not going to be that easy. When a woman and her child get in his way he has to decide just how much like the Wolf he is willing to be in order to gain the vengeance his family deserves
Sunshine by István Szabó( Visual )

37 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,027 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... the year is 2057, the sun is dying and mankind faces extinction. Earth's last hope rests with a courageous crew of eight men and women on a mission to ignite the fading star with a massive nuclear weapon."--Container
Crossing over by Wayne Kramer( Visual )

9 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 862 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An immigration officer must protect the U.S. border in Los Angeles from those trying to pursue the American Dream, as those around him try to break the rules by fraud, blackmail, and work-site enforcement
Fear the walking dead( Visual )

9 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 801 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Living in the same universe as The Walking Dead, Fear the Walking Dead is a gritty drama that explores the onset of the undead apocalypse through the lens of a fractured family. Set in a city where people come to escape, shield secrets, and bury their pasts, a mysterious outbreak threatens to disrupt what little stability high school guidance counselor Madison Clark and English teacher Travis Manawa have managed to assemble. The everyday pressure of blending two families while dealing with resentful, escapist, and strung out children takes a back seat when society begins to break down. A forced evolution, a necessary survival of the fittest takes hold, and our dysfunctional family must either reinvent themselves or embrace their darker histories
Last knights( Visual )

11 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 777 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fallen warrior rises against a corrupt and sadistic ruler to avenge his dishonored master
The dark horse( Visual )

10 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and held by 606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"After years in and out of mental institutions, Genesis is released into the care of his older brother Ariki, a street gang leader. When he volunteers to train a group of disadvantaged Maori children for the upcoming National Chess Championships, it puts him at odds with his brother over Ariki's son Mana, whose interest in the game threatens the teen's imminent initiation into his father's violent gang. Despite all odds, Gen's positivity always leads him to search for light, even when the world seems at its darkest"--Container
Boy by Taika Waititi( Visual )

13 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's 1984, and Michael Jackson is king-even in Waihau Bay, New Zealand. Here we meet Boy, an 11-year-old who lives on a farm with his gran, a goat, and his younger brother, Rocky (who thinks he has magic powers). Shortly after Gran leaves for a week, Boy's father, Alamein, appears out of the blue. Having imagined a heroic version of his father during his absence, Boy comes face to face with the real version-an incompetent hoodlum who has returned to find a bag of money he buried years before. This is where the goat enters
Fear the walking dead( Visual )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Returning but not on land, action packed and boat adventures await. Constant threats made after the last escape from land. Truly makes protecting one another the most important on the unsafe waters. Just because zombies can't swim, doesn't mean there isn't anything to be worried about
The fountain by Darren Aronofsky( Visual )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through time and space, one man embarks on a bold 1,000-year odyssey to defeat humankind's most indomitable foe: Death. Tom is a man who is devoted to one woman, Izzi, and becomes determined to protect her from forces that threaten her existence. His quest leads him to 16th century Europe and America where Tomas is a Spanish explorer searching for Incan magic; to the present day where Tom is a doctor attempting to cure his dying wife; to the 26th century where Tommy is a space traveler seeking a gateway to the afterlife
 
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Alternative Names
Cliff Curtis acteur

Cliff Curtis attore neozelandese

Cliff Curtis neuseeländischer Schauspieler

Cliff Curtis newzealandsk skuespiller

Cliff Curtis Nieuw-Zeelands acteur

Cliff Curtis nyzealandsk skodespelar

Cliff Curtis nyzealandsk skuespiller

Cliff Curtis nyzeeländsk skådespelare

Curtis, Clifford.

Curtis, Clifford 1968-

Κλιφ Κέρτις

Кёртис, Клифф

Клиф Къртис

Կլիֆ Կուրտիս

קליף קרטיס

كليف كورتس

کلیف کرتیس بازیگر نیوزلندی

คลิฟฟ์ เคอร์ติส

클리프 커티스

クリフ・カーティス

克利夫·柯蒂斯

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