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Biddle, Adrian

Overview
Works: 161 works in 536 publications in 8 languages and 18,647 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Science fiction films  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Horror films  Fantasy films  Romance films  Monster films 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Actor, Illustrator, Other, Director, Scenarist, Videographer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Adrian Biddle
 
Most widely held works by Adrian Biddle
V for Vendetta by James McTeigue( Visual )

22 editions published between 2006 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 2,515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in a future where Germany has won World War II and Britain has become a fascist state, this is the story of a young working-class woman, Evey, who is rescued from a life-and-death situation by a masked man known only as 'V.' Incomparably charismatic and ferociously skilled in the art of combat and deception, 'V' ignites a revolution when he urges his fellow citizens to rise up against tyranny and oppression. As Evey uncovers the truth about 'V's' mysterious background, she also discovers the truth about herself. She becomes his ally in his plan to bring freedom and justice to a cruel and corrupt society
The Mummy Returns by Stephen Sommers( Visual )

24 editions published between 1985 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 1,981 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's now 1933, 10 years after Rick and Evie met. They're married, settled in London and are raising their 8 year old son, Alex. Imhotep's corpse has been brought to the British Museum, and resurrected; the mummy walks the earth again, determined to become immortal. Another force born of the darkest rituals of ancient Egyptian mysticism, even more powerful than Imhotep, has also been set loose in the world. When these two forces clash, the world will hang in the balance, sending the O'Connells on a desperate race to save the world, and rescue their son
Bridget Jones by Hugh Grant( Visual )

14 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 1,979 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Not that Bridget is counting, but it's been six wonderful weeks, four fabulous days, and seven percious hours with one flawless boyfriend, Mark. But when mischievous and devilishly charming Daniel arrives on the scene claiming to be a reformed man, can Bridget find a way to make true love last forever?
Thelma & Louise by Ridley Scott( Visual )

36 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Deux amies, Thelma et Louise, frustrées par une existence monotone l'une avec son mari, l'autre avec son petit ami, décident de s'offrir un week-end sur les routes magnifiques de l'Arkansas. Premier arrêt, premier saloon, premiers ennuis et tout bascule. Elles rencontrent un homme qui va bouleverser à jamais leur vie..." (Source : jaquette)
The Princess Bride by Rob Reiner( Visual )

25 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A kindly grandfather sits down with his grandson and reads him a bedtime story. As the grandfather reads the story, the action comes alive in a classic tale of love and adventure. The beautiful Buttercup is kidnapped and held against her will in order to marry the nasty Prince Humperdinck, while Westley (her childhood beau, now returned as the Dread Pirate Roberts) attempts to save her. Along the way he meets an accomplished swordsman and a giant, both of whom become his companions in his quest
Laws of attraction by Peter Howitt( Visual )

11 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 1,300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romance has never been funnier in this battle of wits and will! For Audrey Woods and Daniel Rafferty, competition in the courtroom makes them New York's top-notch divorce attorneys. But when celebrity clients raise the stakes in their nasty divorce, Audrey and Daniel set out on a trip to make their case, and end up hitched themselves! Now, to spare their own professional reputations, they must fool people into believing they're actually in love ... or are they fooling themselves?
Shanghai knights by Alfred Gough( Visual )

12 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 1,228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chon Wang and Roy O'Bannon travel to England to find out who killed Chon's father. The killer steals the Chinese Imperial Seal that Chon's father was protecting. While they are in England, they stumble upon a conspiracy to murder the entire British royal family. Only with the help of Chon's beautiful, but deadly sister, can the trio stop the assassination and return the Imperial Seal to its rightful owners
Reign of fire by Rob Bowman( Visual )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 1,035 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In present day London dragons awake. Fast forward 20 years, to a world devastated by their destruction. Fire Chief Quinn, is responsible for warding off the beasts and keeping a community alive in what's left of the world. Into their midst comes a hotshot American, Van Zan, who says he has a way to destroy the beasts and save mankind
An American haunting by Donald Sutherland( Visual )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of The Bell Witch of Tennessee. In 1818, slight, unexplained noises were heard. As the spirit grew, it singled out the father, John, and his daughter, Betsy. The family tried to search for the cause of the spirit in the hope of finding a way to defeat it. The spirit developed voices and began speaking to the family, but refused to say why it was there. Finally it pronounced a death sentence on John and within a year, he was dead. It would not be until years later that it was discovered what happened on the terrible night the spirit was born and find out the horrific truth about its nature and origin
101 Dalmatians by Dodie Smith( Visual )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dalmatians Pongo and Perdita settle into their owners' London flat to become the proud parents of fifteen precocious puppies. All is well until the evil Cruella de Vil kidnaps the puppies, along with every other Dalmatian in the city. It's up to Pongo and Perdita to unite the entire animal population in a mission to help the courageous pups outsmart their captor
Alien by David Fincher( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and German and held by 561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After escaping an encounter with aliens, the only survivor is asked to return to the scene as an adviser for a group of disbelieving Marines
Aliens by James Cameron( Visual )

29 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Ripley returns to Earth after drifting through space in hypersleep for 57 years. Although her story about the Alien encounter is met with skepticism, she agrees to accompany a team of high-tech marines back to LV-426; and this time it's war!"--Container
The weight of water by Kathryn Bigelow( Visual )

14 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A century-old double murder haunts Jean, a photographer, who travels to the scene of the crime to investigate. The sole survivor of the murders was a woman whose unhappy marriage mirrors Jean's. Past and present collide and it suddenly becomes clear to Jean who the real killer is
The world is not enough by Michael Apted( Visual )

20 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and Czech and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Cuando el carismático agente 007 (Pierce Brosnan) le es asignada la protección de la bella heredera de un imperio petrolero se ve involcucrado en una apasionante aventura llena de adrenalina que lo enfrentara a uno de los peores enemigos Renard (Robert Carlyle), un despiadado anarquista con insensibilidad al dolor lo hace virtualmente un villano invencible."--Envase
The butcher boy by Pat McCabe( Visual )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Academy Award-winner director Neil Jordan (The Crying Game, Interview With the Vampire) probes deep inside the damaged emotional psyche of a child, where fantasy desperately strives to block out a brutal and depraved reality. But what happens when a small boy's most outlandish dreams of revenge are passionately realized as The Butcher Boy? Ireland, 1962. In a remote village, 12-year-old Francie Brady (Eamonn Owens) escapes his alcoholic father, Benny (Stephen Rea--The Crying Game), and mentally unstable mother, Annie (Aisling O'Sullivan--Michael Collins), by retreating into a haze of daydreams, relying on his "blood brother" Joe (Alan Boyle) as his sole link to the outside world. But when tragedy strikes, Francie slips deeper into surreal inhuman misery
City slickers II : the legend of Curly's gold by Paul Weiland( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The second part of City Slickers begins after the death of Curly. It is the 40th birthday of Mitch Robbins and the day begins quite good until he returns home (after a hard day at the radio station) and finds his brother Glen, the black sheep of the family, in his sofa. Nevertheless he is about to have a wonderful birthday-night with his wife when he discovers a treasure map of Curly by chance. Together with Phil (from the first part) and unfortunately with Glen he tries to find the hidden gold of Curly's father in the desert of Arizona instead of attending a meeting in Las Vegas. The adventurous journey reveals many surprises until everything seems to be over when the map gets lost
Holy man by Stephen Herek( Visual )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and Russian and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A stressed-out senior executive at the Good Buy home shopping channel, Ricky Hayman is praying for a miracle that will life the network's lousy ratings and save his job. Then, from out of nowhere, "G" walks into his life!
Event Horizon by Paul Anderson( Visual )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Event Horizon is the high-tech, pioneering research spacecraft that has mysteriously vanished, without a trace, on its maiden voyage seven years earlier. But a weak, persistnet signal from the long-missing craft prompts a rescue team to wing its way through the galaxy on a bold rescue mission
Shanghai noon ; Shanghai knights( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shanghai noon: An Imperial guard journeys from China to the American West, where he partners with an outlaw cowboy to rescue the daughter of the Chinese emperor, who has been kidnapped
The tall guy by Mel Smith( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dexter King is an actor whose string of failures has forced him to accept the straight man role in a ridiculous stage play called "The Rubber Face Revue." Oversized and under-appreciated, Dexter is the embattled buffoon who eventually outshines his wildly popular co-star. His pathetic life is turned around when he lands the lead role in the musical version of "The elephant man."
 
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Thelma & Louise
Alternative Names
Adrian Biddle britia kameraisto

Adrian Biddle britischer Kameramann

Adrian Biddle Brits director of photography (1952-2005)

Adrian Biddle britský kameraman

Adrian Biddle brytyjski operator filmowy

Adrian Biddle direttore della fotografia inglese

Adrian Biddle English cinematographer

Άντριαν Μπίντλ

Адриан Биддл

Ейдриън Бидъл

Էդրիան Բիդլ

אדריאן בידל

ایدرین بیدل

에이드리언 비들

エイドリアン・ビドル

阿德里安·比德爾

Languages
English (224)

Spanish (14)

German (13)

Italian (3)

French (1)

Chinese (1)

Russian (1)

Czech (1)

Covers
Thelma & LouiseHoly manEvent Horizon