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Dano, Paul 1984-

Overview
Works: 100 works in 546 publications in 8 languages and 33,039 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  Fantasy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Western films  History  Children's films  Juvenile works 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Paul Dano
12 Years a Slave by Steve McQueen( Visual )

30 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 3,505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of Solomon Northup. It is 1841, and Northup, an accomplished, free citizen of New York, is kidnapped and sold into slavery. Stripped of his identity and deprived of all dignity, Northup is ultimately purchased by ruthless plantation owner Edwin Epps and must find the strength within to survive. Filled with powerful performances by an astonishing cast including Chiwetel Ejiofor, Michael Fassbender, Benedict Cumberbatch, Brad Pitt, and newcomer Lupita Nyong'o, 12 Years a Slave is both an unflinching account of slavery in American history and a celebration of the indomitable power of hope
There will be blood by Paul Thomas Anderson( Visual )

69 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,928 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A down-and-out silver miner raising a son, Daniel Plainview's voracious appetite for oil turns him into a California tycoon in the early years of the 20th century. Getting the oil from the ground is an intensely physical process that later broadens into Plainview's equally indomitable urge to control land and power. Along the way, Plainview deals with a mighty derrick fire, a visit from a long-lost brother, and the ongoing involvement of Plainview's poker-faced adoptive son
Little Miss Sunshine by Michael D Arndt( Visual )

42 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dysfunctional family undertakes a road trip to California in order to allow their 7-year old daughter to participate in the Little Miss Sunshine beauty pageant
Where the wild things are by Oliver Knussen( Visual )

11 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 2,282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Max has an active imagination and will throw a fit if others don't go along with what he wants. Following an incident with his sister Claire and her friends, Max throws a tantrum and runs away from home when his mother pays more attention to her boyfriend than to him. Wearing his wolf costume at the time, Max not only runs away physically, but runs toward a world in his imagination. This world, an ocean away, is inhabited by large wild beasts, including Carol who has the same temperament as Max. Instead of eating Max like they normally would with creatures of his type, the wild things befriend Max after he proclaims himself a king who can magically solve all their problems
Cowboys & aliens by Jon Favreau( Visual )

7 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 2,043 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Old West ... where a lone cowboy leads an uprising against a terror from beyond our world. 1873. Arizona Territory. A stranger with no memory of his past stumbles into the hard desert town of Absolution. The only hint to his history is a mysterious shackle that encircles one wrist. What he discovers is that the people of Absolution don't welcome strangers, and nobody makes a move on its streets unless ordered to do so by the iron-fisted Colonel Dolarhyde. It's a town that lives in fear
Looper by Rian Johnson( Visual )

6 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 2074, when the mob wants to get rid of someone, the target is sent 30 years into the past, where a hired gun awaits. Someone like Joe, who one day learns the mob wants to 'close the loop' by transporting back Joe's future self
Prisoners by Denis Villeneuve( Visual )

21 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and French and held by 1,713 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Keller Dover is facing every parent's worst nightmare. His six-year-old daughter, Anna, is missing, together with her young friend, Joy. The only lead is a dilapidated RV that had been parked on their street. Heading the investigation, Detective Loki arrests its driver but a lack of evidence forces his release. As the police pursue multiple leads, Dover knows his child's life is at stake and decides he must to take matters into his own hands. How far will he go to protect his family?
The emperor's club by Michael Hoffman( Visual )

11 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in English and held by 1,644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classical history teacher and assistant headmaster William Hundert is admired by his peers and students at distinguished St. Benedict's School. He believes in molding the character of his students, but in 1972 new student Sedgwick Bell, son of a prominent senator, breaks all the rules and undermines Hundert's authority. Hundert decides to solve the problem in an unexpected and life-changing way
Love & mercy by William Pohlad( Visual )

32 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,625 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
Knight and day by Tom Cruise( Visual )

11 editions published in 2010 in English and Turkish and held by 1,537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When a small-town girl named June (Diaz) meets a mysterious stranger, she thinks she's found the man of her dreams. But she soon discovers he's a fugitive super-spy, who thrusts her into a thrilling cat-and-mouse chase that spans the globe. As the bullets and sparks fly, June must decide if her 'Knight' in shining armor is a dangerous traitor or the love of her life"--Container
Fast food nation by Richard Linklater( Visual )

13 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and French and held by 1,521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ensemble drama examining the health issues and social consequences of America's love affair with fast food
Meek's Cutoff by Kelly Reichardt( Visual )

19 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wagon train of three families has hired mountain man Stephen Meek to guide them over the Cascade Mountains. Claiming to know a shortcut, Meek leads the group on an unmarked path across the high plain desert, only to become lost in the dry rock and sage. Over the coming days, the emigrants face the scourges of hunger, thirst, and their own lack of faith in each other's instincts for survival. When they encounter a Native American, they must choose between following their guide or an "enemy."
Ruby Sparks by Jonathan Dayton( Visual )

22 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Struggling with writer's block and a lackluster love life, once-famous novelist Calvin (Dano) creates a beautiful fictitious character named Ruby (Kazan) who inspires him. But not only does this bring his work to life--it also brings Ruby to life--literally! Face-to-face with an actual relationship with his once-virtual girlfriend, Calvin must now decide whether to pen this love story or let it write itself"--Container
War & peace( Visual )

14 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 1,136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A modern take on one of the most famous stories of all time. In 1805 when we first meet Pierre, Natasha, and Andrei, they are all part of St. Petersburg's glittering elite, but are fired up with youthful ambition to find meaning in their lives. As everything they thought they knew is questioned, Pierre, Andrei and Natasha find themselves in a time when Russian society is about to change forever
Swiss army man( Visual )

14 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and German and held by 1,071 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hank is stranded on a deserted island, having given up all hope of ever making it home again. But one day everything changes when a corpse named Manny washes up on shore; the two become fast friends, and ultimately go on an epic adventure that will bring Hank back to the woman of his dreams
Being Flynn by Paul Weitz( Visual )

18 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,021 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A "compelling exploration of the unbreakable yet fragile bonds between parent and child... Nick Flynn ... is a young writer seeking to define himself. His father Jonathan..., however, scrapes through life on his own terms and has not seen his son in 18 years. Taking a job at a homeless shelter, Nick finds purpose in his own life and work until one night Jonathan arrives seeking a bed. To give the two of them a shot at a real future, Nick wrestles with the notion of reaching out to his dad"--Container
The extra man by Shari Springer Berman( Visual )

6 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aspiring playwright Louis Ives moves to New York, taking an environmental job with a beautiful, infatuating co-worker. Louis rents a room from an eccentric former playwright who moonlights as an 'extra man, ' a social escort for the wealthy widows of Manhattan high society. The two men develop a volatile mentorship, which leads to a series of comic adventures
The girl next door by Luke Greenfield( Visual )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Matthew is an eighteen year old, straight-laced overachiever who has never really lived life - until he falls for his hot new neighbor. When he finds out that she used to be a porn star, his sheltered existence totally spins out of control
The ballad of Jack and Rose by Rebecca Miller( Visual )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A heartbreaking coming-of-age drama about a man who has cut himself off from the world and the daughter he has taken with him
Youth by Paolo Sorrentino( Visual )

15 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retired orchestra conductor is on holiday with his daughter and his film director best friend in the Alps when he receives an invitation from Queen Elizabeth II to perform for Prince Philip's birthday
 
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Dano, Paul Franklin.

Dano Paul Franklin 1984-....

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پل دانو بازیگر آمریکایی

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