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Watts, Naomi 1968-

Overview
Works: 326 works in 1,242 publications in 9 languages and 37,478 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Biographical films  Historical films  History  Crime films  Spy films  Sources 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Other, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Naomi Watts
King Kong by Merian C Cooper( Visual )

94 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 3,387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young and beautiful actress Ann Darrow, from the world of 1930s vaudeville, is down on her luck. She meets Carl Denham, an over-ambitious filmmaker, who brings her on an exploratory expedition to a remote island where she finds compassion and the true meaning of humanity with an ape, Kong. Together, beauty and beast finally meet their fate in New York, where the filmmaker has taken and displayed the ape in the quest of finding his fame by using commercial exploitation. This ultimately leads to catastrophe, including for the man who falls in love with Ann and tries to save her from Kong and her destiny
J. Edgar by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

44 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"J. Edgar Hoover [was] head of the Federal Bureau of Investigation for nearly 50 years. Hoover was feared, admired, reviled and revered, a man who could distort the truth as easily as he upheld it. His methods were at once ruthless and heroic, with the admiration of the world his most coveted prize. But behind closed doors, he held secrets that would have destroyed his image, his career and his life"--Container
The ring by Gore Verbinski( Visual )

55 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 2,193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young journalist must investigate a mysterious videotape which seems to cause the death of anyone in a week of viewing it
The Impossible by J. A Bayona( Visual )

33 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A family on holiday in Thailand is caught in the monstrous tsunami of 2004. Based on a true story
Birdman, or, (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)( Visual )

6 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 1,958 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A black comedy story of an actor famous for portraying an iconic superhero as he struggles to mount a Broadway play. In the days leading up to opening night, he battles his ego and attempts to recover his family, his career, and himself
The painted veil by Naomi Watts( Visual )

20 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and Turkish and held by 1,878 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the 1920s. A young English couple, Walter a middle class doctor and Kitty, an upper-class woman, get married for all the wrong reasons and relocate to Shanghai. Kitty falls in love with someone else. When Walter discovers her infidelity, in an act of vengeance, he accepts a job in a remote village in China that is being ravaged by a deadly epidemic. He takes his wife along and their journey brings meaning to their relationship and gives them purpose in one of the most remote and beautiful places on earth
Eastern promises by David Cronenberg( Visual )

34 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Russian-born Nikolai Luzhin is a driver for one of London's most notorious organized crime families of Eastern European origin. His carefully maintained existence is jarred once he crosses paths at Christmastime with Anna Khitrova, a midwife at a North London hospital. Anna is deeply affected by the death of a teenager while giving birth to a baby, and she resolves to try and trace the baby's lineage and relatives. The girl has a personal diary, but it is written in Russian. Anna accidentally unleashes the full fury of the crime family, and Nikolai unexpectedly finds his loyalties divided. Hanging in the balance is a harrowing chain of murder, deceit, and retribution
Mulholland Dr by Manshu Lin( Visual )

26 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and French and held by 1,629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A beautiful woman riding in a limousine along Los Angeles' Mulholland Drive is targeted by a would-be shooter, but before he can pull the trigger, she is injured when her limo is hit by another car. The woman stumbles away from the accident and meets up with a plucky ingenue new to L.A. But are things really as they seem?
Fair game( Visual )

25 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the run-up to the Iraq War, Valerie Plame, a supervisor of covert operations at the CIA, is assigned to determine if Saddam has nuclear weapons. In secret, she interviews scientists inside Iraq and suggests that her husband, a former diplomat, go to Niger to investigate a report from the Vice President's office that Iraq bought enriched uranium there. When the country goes to war, in part based on the President's claim that the sale took place, Plame's husband, Joe Wilson, writes in the New York Times that the report is false. The White House smears the couple to change the subject. Her career ruined, his credibility under attack, their marriage starts to crack. Can they find trust and fight back?
21 grams by Alejandro González Iñárritu( Visual )

35 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fate brought them together, now vengence will tear them apart. A violent car accident unexpectedly throws together the lives of a college professor, an ex-con and a young mother with a reckless past. The crossing of their paths takes them through the heights of love, the depths of revenge and the promise of redemption
St. Vincent by Bill Murray( Visual )

12 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Maggie, a single mother, moves into a new home in Brooklyn with her twelve-year old son, Oliver. Forced to work long hours, she has no choice but to leave Oliver in the care of their new neighbor, Vincent, a retired curmudgeon with a desire for alcohol and gambling. An odd friendship soon blossoms between the improbable pair. Together with a pregnant stripper, named Daka, Vincent brings Oliver along on all the stops that make up his daily routine, race track, strip club, and a dive bar. Vincent helps Oliver grow to become a man, while Oliver begins to see in Vincent something that no one else is able to: a misunderstood man with a good heart." -- Back of container
The International by Tom Tykwer( Visual )

25 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interpol Agent Louis Salinger and Manhattan Assistant District Attorney Eleanor Whitman are determined to bring to justice one of the world's most powerful banks. The two uncover illegal activities including money laundering, arms trading, and the destabilization of governments, Salinger and Whitman's investigation takes them around the world. Finding themselves in a high-stakes chase across the globe, their relentless tenacity puts their own lives at risk as the bank will stop at nothing, including murder, to continue financing terror and war
Dream house by Daniel Craig( Visual )

24 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Will Atenton quit a high-profile job in Manhattan to relocate his wife, Libby, and their two daughters to a quaint New England town. But as they settle into their new life, they discover their perfect home was once the murder scene of a mother and her children. When Will investigates, he's not sure if he's seeing ghosts or if the tragic events are somehow related to his past. The only clues come from his mysterious neighbor
Le divorce by James Ivory( Visual )

29 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,058 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Isabel Walker travels to Paris to visit her pregnant stepsister Roxy, by chance arriving on the same day that Roxy's husband Charles-Henri leaves the marriage, apparently for another woman. As Isabel stays to offer help and support, the two young women start living it up with the locals and American expatriates, and Isabel finds herself being wooed by an older French man- who happens to be related to Roxy's ex-husband
The ring two by Hideo Nakata( Visual )

20 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 1,049 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six months after the frightening rampage and the cursed videotape that left so much death and terror, Rachel and her son start a new life in a small Oregon town. But when a crime scene includes an unmarked tape, she knows the violence has not ended
Mother and child by Rodrigo García( Visual )

19 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 1,040 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three women's lives share a common core. They have all been profoundly affected by adoption. At age fourteen, Karen placed a baby for adoption, and has been haunted ever since by the daughter she never knew. Elizabeth grew up as an adopted child. Even though she is a bright and ambitious lawyer, she is a flinty loner in her personal life. Lucy and her husband are just embarking on the adoption odyssey, hoping for the opportunity to become parents
You will meet a tall dark stranger by Woody Allen( Visual )

10 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and German and held by 922 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Alfie leaves his wife, Helena, to pursue his lost youth with a free-spirited call girl named Charmaine, Helena abandons rationality and surrenders her life to the loopy advice of a charlatan fortune teller. Meanwhile, daughter Sally develops a crush on her handsome boss, Greg, while her husband, Roy, becomes moonstruck over Dia, a mystery woman who catches his gaze through a nearby window. These four will find out how easy it is for their illusions to make fools of them
Diana( Visual )

23 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 788 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look into the private life of one the world's most iconic and public women in the last two years of her life, and explores the Princess of Wales' love affair with Pakistani heart surgeon Hasnat Khan
Ned Kelly by Gregor Jordan( Visual )

15 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 735 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sixteen-year-old Irish immigrant Ned Kelly is sentenced to three years in prison for stealing horse. After his release, he finds work tending to horses owned by Richard Cook, whose wife becomes interested in Ned. Fitzpatrick, is a police officer interested in Ned's sister Kate. When she refuses his advances, Fitzpatrick steals the family's animals. Not being able to go straight, Ned goes on the run and steals from a string of banks to support himself and his gang
The assassination of Richard Nixon by Niels Mueller( Visual )

21 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on real-life events. Set in 1974 and centers on a businessman who takes extreme measures to achieve his American dream
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The painted veil
Alternative Names
Naomi Uotts

Naomi Vots

Naomi Votsa

Naomi Watts actrice britannique

Naomi Watts aktorka australijska, pochodząca z Wielkiej Brytanii

Naomi Watts attrice britannica

Naomi Watts Australisch acteur

Naomi Watts britisch-australische Schauspielerin und Filmproduzentin

Naomi Wattsov

Watts, Naomi

Watts, Naomi Ellen.

Watts, Naomi Ellen 1968-

Ναόμι Γουότς Βρετανό-Αυστραλή ηθοποιός

Наоми Вотс

Наоми Уотс

Наоми Уоттс

Наомі Воттс

Նաոմի Ուոթս

נעמי ווטס

نائومی واتس تهیه‌کننده و بازیگر استرالیایی

نعومي واتس

नाओमी वाट्स

म्रिदुल् दम्यन्ति पागल

நவோமி வாட்ஸ்

นาโอมิ วัตส์

ნაომი უოტსი

나오미 와츠

ナオミ・ワッツ

妮奥米瓦兹

娜奧美屈絲

娜歐蜜華茲

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