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Bettany, Paul 1971-

Overview
Works: 184 works in 1,133 publications in 11 languages and 42,402 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Biographical films  Superhero films  Science fiction films  Fiction  Historical films  Naval history 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Director, Author of screenplay, Author, fmd
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Paul Bettany
 
Most widely held works by Paul Bettany
A beautiful mind by Ron Howard( Visual )

93 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 5,185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatic biography of John Nash, a mathematical genius, who made an astonishing discovery early in his career and stood on the brink of international acclaim. But the handsome and arrogant Nash soon found himself on a painful and harrowing journey of self-discovery. After many years of struggle, he eventually triumphed over his schizophrenia, and finally, late in life, received the Nobel Prize
Master and Commander : the Far Side of the World by Peter Weir( Visual )

115 editions published between 2002 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 3,941 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the Napoleonic Wars, a British frigate, the HMS Surprise, and the larger French warship, Acheron, stalk each other off of the coast of South America. Lucky Jack, as he is referred to by his crew, is well regarded by his men, who trust him implicitly, even after the first devastating battle and an apparent personal vendetta against the French captain. The ship's surgeon balances the violence of his chosen life with the quiet demeanor of the scientist. He is the captain's friend and confidant, the two frequently playing violin and cello duets together
The Da Vinci Code by Ron Howard( Visual )

38 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 3,130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When respected American religious symbology expert Dr. Robert Langdon is summoned to the Louvre by French Captain Bezu Fache, he soon discovers that he is the number 1 suspect for the murder of a historian with whom Langdon had been scheduled to meet. Assisted by a French cryptographer and government agent named Sophie, Langdon is challenged to decipher a chain of cryptic codes and puzzles, all the while trying to stay ahead of Fache's lawmen in a chase through the Louvre, out into the Parisian cityscape, and finally across the channel to England
Marvel's The Avengers by Joss Whedon( Visual )

19 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spy agency S.H.I.E.L.D.'s Nick Fury enlists superheros Iron Man, the Hulk, Thor, Captain America, Black Widow, and Hawkeye, to fight interstellar invaders led by Thor's brother, Loki
Inkheart by Brendan Fraser( Visual )

54 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 2,293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Mo Folchart reads a story aloud, the characters leap off the page. Literally. And that's a problem. One night he brings out three characters from Inkheart, a story set in medieval times and filled with magical beings
The secret life of bees by Gina Prince-Bythewood( Visual )

19 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 2,285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To escape her lonely life and troubled relationship with her father T-Ray, Lily flees with Rosaleen, her caregiver and friend, to a South Carolina town that holds the secret to her mother's past. Taken in by the intelligent and independent Boatwright sisters, Lily finds solace in their mesmerizing world of beekeeping
A knight's tale by Tim Van Rellim( Visual )

27 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After his master dies, a peasant squire, fueled by his desire for food and glory, creates a new identity for himself as a knight
Captain America : civil war by Anthony Russo( Visual )

20 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 2,212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After another incident involving the Avengers results in collateral damage, political pressure mounts to install a system of accountability, headed by a governing body to oversee and direct the team. The new status quo fractures the Avengers, resulting in two camps, one led by Steve Rogers and his desire for the Avengers to remain free to defend humanity without government interference, and the other following Tony Stark's surprising decision to support government oversight and accountability
The young Victoria by Jean-Marc Vallée( Visual )

52 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"1837. On the eve of her 18th birthday and succession to the English throne, Princess Victoria is caught in a royal struggle for power. Her overbearing mother, the Duchess of Kent and her ambitious adviser, Conroy, are desperate to rule in her place and devise a plan to seize control. However, Princess Victoria is unwavering in her resolve to rule England and, as her love affair with her German cousin, Albert, blossoms, she finds the passion and strength to become one of her country's greatest ever monarchs"--Container
The tourist by Angelina Jolie( Visual )

57 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,043 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During an impromptu trip to Europe to mend a broken heart, Frank unexpectedly finds himself in a flirtatious encounter with Elise, an extraordinary woman who deliberately crosses his path. Against the breathtaking backdrop of Paris and Venice, their whirlwind romance quickly evolves as they find themselves unwittingly thrust into a deadly game of cat and mouse. Special features include commentary, outtake reel, and featurettes
Firewall by Richard Loncraine( Visual )

43 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 1,822 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bank security expert Jack Stanfield specializes in designing infallible theft-proof financial computer systems. But there is a hidden vulnerability in the system he didn't account for - himself. When a ruthless criminal mastermind kidnaps his family, Jack is forced to find a flaw in his system and steal $100 million. With the lives of his wife and children at stake and under constant surveillance, he has only hours to find a loophole in the thief's own impenetrable system of subterfuge and false identities to beat him at his own game
Margin call by J. C Chandor( Visual )

62 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,780 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Who cares about the suffering--existential, financial, or other--of those who blindly mismanaged our monies into this ever-expanding, nay, verily bottomless pit of debt? No one, but this film may help viewers understand A) the birth of current financial woes, and B) what it might have been like, in those first few hours within the confines of an early investment trading firm casualty. Fueled by a mass layoff, a thumb drive, and a rocket-scientist-cum-analyst who really understands the numbers, the last night of good times on Wall Street unfolds as rung by rung, up the executive ladder, travels news that is -- apocalyptic. For viewers who still have no idea of how 2008's meltdown happened, this film is one fiction that will make it ever so much more real
Transcendence by Wally Pfister( Visual )

27 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Dr. Will Caster (Johnny Depp) is a learder in the field of Artificial Intelligence, working to create a sentient machine that combines mankind's collective intelligence with the full range of human emotions. Anti-technology extremists will do whatever it takes to stop him, but their attempt to destroy Will forces him to record and upload his own mind to a supercomputer in order to achieve transcendence. Success brings him ever-evolving knowledge-- and nearly unstoppable power as the fate of the world rests on Will's now-questionable humanity"--Container
Wimbledon by Tim Bevan( Visual )

30 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An aging male tennis star has one last shot, and two weeks, to win the greatest tennis tournament and the heart of an upcoming women's tennis star
Dogville by Lars von Trier( Visual )

58 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grace arrives in the isolated town of Dogville, on the run from gangsters. The townspeople agree to hide her. However, when outsiders start looking for the fugitive, the locals make demands of Grace in exchange for the risk of harboring her. But Grace has a secret and its a dangerous one. Dogville may regret it ever decided to bare its teeth
Legion by Scott Stewart( Visual )

31 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When God loses his faith in mankind, he sends a legion of angels to bring about Armageddon. An out of the way diner becomes the setting for the ultimate battle of survival as Archangel Michael helps the group of strangers defend themselves and ensure the birth of a baby who will become the new messiah
Priest by Scott Stewart( Visual )

36 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A priest disobeys church law to track down the vampires who kidnapped his niece
Creation by Joseph Haydn( Visual )

21 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 907 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gives viewers a unique inside look at Charles Darwin, his family, and his love for his deeply religious wife, as he is torn between faith and science. Darwin struggles to finish his legendary book, On the Origin of Species, which goes on to become the foundation for evolutionary biology
Manhunt: Unabomber( Visual )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatized, in-depth look at how FBI profiler Jim Fitzgerald pioneered the use of forensic linguistics to help track down Ted Kaczynski, the man who came to be known as the "Unabomber." Agent Fitzgerald faced an uphill battle against both Kaczynski and the bureaucracy of the UNABOM task force in the course of his efforts to identify, capture, and convict Kaczynski of his serial bombings
Shelter by Paul Bettany( Visual )

10 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hannah and Tahir fall in love while homeless on the streets of New York. Shelter explores how they got there, and as they learn about their pasts they realize they need each other to build a future
 
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