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MacFadyen, Angus 1963-

Overview
Works: 115 works in 338 publications in 6 languages and 17,002 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Biographical films  Historical films  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Horror films  Television adaptations  Historical television programs 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Angus MacFadyen
Divine secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood by Andrew Marcus( Visual )

16 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Like mother, like daughter. Neither a hard-as-nails New York playwright nor her flaky Louisiana mother will take the necessary steps to mend their long-time rift. No, this is a job for the Sisterhood, sworn life-long friends who stage an outlandish "intervention" to bring daughter and mother back together again
We Bought a Zoo by Cameron Crowe( Visual )

8 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,991 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A memoir by Benjamin Mee, tells the true account of how the author and his family used their life savings to buy a dilapidated zoo, replete with 200 exotic animals facing destruction, in the English countryside. Mee, along with his children, had to balance caring for his wife, who was dying of brain cancer, with dealing with escaped tigers, raising endangered animals, working with an eclectic skeleton crew and readying the zoo for a reopening
The lost city of Z by James Gray( Visual )

8 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 1,633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Percy Fawcett est un colonel britannique reconnu et un mari aimant. En 1906, la Société géographique royale d'Angleterre lui propose de partir en Amazonie afin de cartographier les frontières entre le Brésil et la Bolivie. Sur place, l'homme découvre des traces de ce qu'il pense être une cité perdue très ancienne. De retour en Angleterre, Fawcett n'a de cesse de penser à cette mystérieuse civilisation, tiraillé entre son amour pour sa famille et sa soif d'exploration et de gloire..." [Source : jaquette]
Titus by Julie Taymor( Visual )

16 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 1,292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the story of a victorious Roman general whose rigid code of honor and duty proves to be his downfall. A shocking journey into the depths of the human heart, a place where vengeance and passion reign supreme
Braveheart by Mel Gibson( Visual )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and German and held by 915 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the intersection of history and legend lies the story of William Wallace, who led his nation into battle against the English in the years around 1300. King Edward, popularly known as "Longshanks" has allowed the English barons who hold Scotland for him to claim the 'Prima Nocta.' Wallace and his love Murron marry secretly, but his guerrilla activities bring Murron to the attention of the English. They set a trap for Wallace, and the failure of the scheme sets Wallace on the path of both bloody revenge, and open rebellion against the tyrannical rule of the English. The quest to free Scotland from English rule is complicated by the machinations of various Scottish nobles, bribes from King Edward, and sly political treachery at the hands of Robert the Bruce, whose father has his own plans to further. Despite being taken prisoner, and put to a traitor's death, William Wallace is remembered to this day as a hero of Scotland
Saw III by Darren Lynn Bousman( Visual )

30 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 901 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jigsaw is missing, and with his new apprentice, Amanda, the puppet master behind the cruel, intricate games that have terrified a community and baffled police has once again eluded capture. While the city detectives scramble to locate him, Dr. Denlon and Jeff are unaware that they are about to become the latest pawns on Jigsaw's vicious chessboard
Equilibrium by Kurt Wimmer( Visual )

17 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in English and Turkish and held by 775 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the future, after a Third World War has decimated much of the Earth's population, a new nation arose. Believing human emotions and their expression were to blame for the failings of past societies, it is decreed that all citizens must take a daily dose of a drug which levels out the emotional landscape, and that all forms of creative expression are against the law. An elite law enforcement officer who tracks down and punishes "sense offenders" one day, accidentally, fails to take his drug, and for the first time begins experiencing emotions himself
Saw IV by Darren Lynn Bousman( Visual )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and French and held by 706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jigsaw and his apprentice Amanda are dead. But when the news of Detective Kerry's murder becomes public, two seasoned FBI profilers, Agent Strahm and Agent Perez, arrive in the terrified community. There, they assist veteran Detective Hoffman in sifting through Jigsaw's latest grisly remains and piecing together the puzzle. However, when SWAT Commander Rigg is abducted and thrust into a game, the last officer untouched by Jigsaw has only ninety minutes to overcome a series of demented traps and save an old friend. If he doesn't, he will face deadly consequences
TURN : Washington's spies( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 700 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A historical thriller set during the Revolutionary War. Abe Woodhull is a farmer living in British-occupied Long Island who bands together with his friends to from the Culper Ring, an unlikely team of secret agents who not only went on to help George Washington turn the tide of the war, but also gave birth to modern spycraft
Cradle Will Rock by Muriel Balash( Visual )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and held by 630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Powerful and sweeping, the critically acclaimed CRADLE WILL ROCK, starring Hank Azaria, Joan Cusack, John Cusack, Bill Murray, and Susan Sarandon, takes a kaleidoscopic look at the extraordinary events of 1930s America. From high society to life on the streets, director Tim Robbins brings Depression-era New York City to vivid life. It's a time when DaVincis are given to millionaires who help fund the Mussolini war effort and Nelson Rockefeller commissions Mexican artist Diego Rivera to paint the lobby of Rockefeller Center. A time when a young Orson Welles and a troupe of passionate actors risk everything to perform the infamous musical "The Cradle Will Rock." As threats to their freedom and livelihood loom larger, they refuse to give into censorship. Based on actual events, CRADLE WILL ROCK will move you
TURN( Visual )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

TURN: Washington's Spies takes viewers into the stirring and treacherous world of the Revolutionary War and America's first spy ring. In this season, the Patriot cause has suffered the crushing loss of their capital city of Philadelphia to the British. Washington's army faces desertion and death, and the embattled General faces conspirators from within his own ranks, as well as personal demons he keeps hidden from the men he leads. Washington s closest ally in these dark times is also his most celebrated battle commander, Benedict Arnold a friend whose growing discontent will threaten the fate of the Revolution. Outnumbered and outgunned on the battlefield, Washington is counting on his ring of young spies and his greatest hope, Abe Woodhull, a lone civilian deep behind enemy lines, who finds he has little left to lose and is willing to risk everything he has left ... including his soul
Blackbeard( Visual )

16 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the Golden Age of Piracy, during the 18th century, Blackbeard stood out among the many lawless rogues as the most fearsome and notorious seafarer of them all. He killed for the reputation, and his reputation is now legend. The true story of pirate Edward Teach - Blackbeard, the man who terrorized the seas
Jason and the Argonauts by Frank Langella( Visual )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Greek myths inspired this vivid two-part 2000 telefilm, co-produced by the prolific Robert Halmi Sr. Here, the central character is a heroic prince named Jason, who's in quest of the treasured--and magical--Golden Fleece. In Part 1, Jason enlists a motley crew for a voyage into uncharted waters. Later, they encounter the fearsome sea god Poseidon, find treachery on an island inhabited solely by women, and do battle with demonic creatures called harpies. Conclusion. In his quest for the Golden Fleece, Jason confronts a fire-breathing bull, monstrous soldiers and a terrifying dragon"--TV guide, May 7, 2000
Redline( Visual )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and French and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The idle rich need something unconventional to spend their hard-earned money on. So, they bet on and/or sponsor illegal car races. Unfortunately, one of the drivers, Jason, gets killed trying to impress his Uncle Michael. Michael's philosophies do little to camouflage the fact that he's a psychopathic Mafia don. Carlo is Jason's older brother and a returning Iraqi War hero who goes to an old gun-running buddy and stocks up on military weaponry. Along the way, he rescues Natasha, a would-be pop diva whom Michael is convinced is his cosmically-ordained soul mate. Not to mention, the daughter of a race car champ who suffered a tragic fate, giving her a phobia against racing professionally
Copperhead( Visual )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film, inspired by actual events, takes place in upstate New York, circa 1862. Dairy farmer Abner Beech despises slavery, but just as passionately opposes the war that President Lincoln is waging, all in the name of "union", hundreds of miles away. Abner is neither a Yankee nor a Rebel. He is what is known as a "Copperhead". A local anti-slavery zealot named Hagadorn stirs up the town against him, with pamphlets and rumors that prompt shopkeepers to boycott Abner's dairy products
Warriors of virtue by MGM( Visual )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ryan is a typical teen until he is magically transported to a fantasy land whose lifespring is defended by the brave and mighty Warriors of Virtue, but only with Ryan's help can they put an end to the evil plans of a warlord named Komodo
The lost language of cranes( Visual )

7 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and German and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Confronted with his son's confession that he is gay, Owen realizes that he can no longer live a lie. Although he still loves his wife Rose, he abandons the safe world of the heterosexual for the difficult but rewarding journey of 'coming out.'
The Poseidon adventure ; Blackbeard( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Poseidon adventure: As the luxury liner Poseidon slices through the waters of an ocean storm, the greatest danger is already on board--a terrorist with an explosive message for the world. Detonated on New Year's Eve, the blast capsizes the ship leaving a motley few--the madman among them--struggling for survival in this upside-down life-and-death drama
Spartacus by Robert Dornhelm( Visual )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sold into slavery as a young boy and sentenced to spend out the rest of his adult life laboring in the harsh deserts of Egypt, Spartacus gets a new lease on life when he is purchased by the owner of a Roman gladiator school. Moved by the defiance of an Ethopian warrior, Draba, Spartacus leads a slave uprising which threatens Rome's status quo. As Spartacus gains sympathy within the Roman Senate, he also makes a powerful enemy in form of Marcus Lucinius Crassus, who makes it a matter of personal honor to crush the rebellion
Shadowheart( Visual )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"As a boy, he saw his preacher father murdered. As a soldier, he witnessed the horrors of the Civil War. Now bounty hunter James Conners has returned to the town of Legend, New Mexico to capture the psychotic land baron who destroyed his childhood and marry the beautiful girl he left behind. But when Conners is ambushed and left for dead, he discovers a Native American world where justice has no name and vengeance rides in the shadows."--Container
 
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Alternative Names
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Ангъс Макфейдън

Макфадьен, Ангус

אנגוס מק'פיידן

انگوس مکفادین بازیگر اسکاتلندی

அங்கஸ் மெக்பெயிடன்

앵거스 맥페이든

アンガス・マクファーデン

安古斯·麦克菲登

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BraveheartJason and the ArgonautsWarriors of virtueThe lost language of cranes