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Wenham, David 1965-

Overview
Works: 145 works in 622 publications in 8 languages and 23,437 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films  History  War films  Historical films  Western films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Biographical films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Contributor, Author
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by David Wenham
The lord of the rings by J. R. R Tolkien( Visual )

60 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 5,234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Frodo Baggins and the Fellowship continue their quest to destroy the One Ring and stand against the evil of the dark lord Sauron. The Fellowship has divided and now find themselves taking different paths to defeating Sauron and his allies. Their destinies now lie at two towers - Orthanc Tower in Isengard, where the corrupted wizard Saruman waits and Sauron's fortress at Baraddur, deep within the dark lands of Mordor."--Amazon.com
300 by Laurence A Schneider( Visual )

70 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 3,296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the Battle of Thermopylae of 480 BC, an alliance of Greek city-states fought the invading Persian army in the mountain pass of Thermopylae. Vastly outnumbered, the Greeks held back the enemy in one of the most famous last stands of history. Persian King Xerxes lead an Army of well over 100,000 men to Greece and was confronted by 300 Spartans, 700 Thespians and other Slave soldiers. Xerxes waited many days for King Leonidas to surrender or withdraw. When the Greeks did not leave, Xerxes was left with no option and he moved forward. The battle lasted for about 3 days and after which all 300 Spartans were killed. The Spartan defeat would not have happened if not for a local shepherd, named Ephialtes, who defected to the Persians and informed Xerxes of a separate path through Thermopylae, which the Persians could use to outflank the Greeks
Australia by Baz Luhrmann( Visual )

25 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 2,374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In northern Australia at the beginning of World War II, an English aristocrat inherits a cattle station the size of Maryland. When English cattle barons plot to take her land, she reluctantly joins forces with a rough-hewn stock-man to drive 2,000 head of cattle across hundreds of miles of the country's most unforgiving land, only to still face the bombing of Darwin, Australia, by the Japanese forces that had attacked Pearl Harbor only months earlier
Van Helsing by Stephen Sommers( Visual )

26 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and Chinese and held by 2,331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deep in the heart of London, the sinister creature, Mr. Hyde, terrorizes the late-night streets in a haunting crime spree. With the city in a panic, the Knights of the Holy Order send Van Helsing into London with the mission of tracking down and capturing the evil Mr. Hyde
Public enemies by Michael Mann( Visual )

16 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 1,826 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1933. It is the fourth year of the Great Depression. For John Dillinger, Alvin Karpis and Baby Face Nelson, it is the golden age of bank robbery. After serving a ten-year prison sentence, John Dillinger embarks on a cross-country bank-robbing spree with help from his associates: faithful driver Red Hamilton, cocky lookout Homer Van Meter, and murderous hothead Baby Face Nelson. He relocates to Chicago, where he meets hatcheck girl Billie Frechette and falls in love, but struggles to reconcile his new romance with his life on the run. Meanwhile, FBI director J. Edgar Hoover has enlisted Special Agent Melvin Purvis to use the latest techniques and equipment to catch Dillinger-Public Enemy Number One-even as Purvis realizes that doing so may stretch his principles to the breaking point
300 : rise of an empire( Visual )

19 editions published in 2014 in English and French and held by 1,092 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Greek general Themistokles attempts to unite all of Greece by leading the charge that will change the course of the war. He's pitted against the massive invading Persian forces led by mortal-turned-god Xerxes, and Artemesia, vengeful commander of the Persian navy
The Crocodile Hunter by Steve Irwin( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 1,066 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Steve attemps to relocate a hugh crocodile to save him from poachers. But what Steve doesn't know is that the big croc has swallowed a top-secret U.S. satellite beacon ... making them both targets of the U.S. special agents assigned to retrieve the beacon
Top of the lake by Jane Campion( Visual )

20 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 950 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pregnant 12 year-old girl who won't reveal who the father is walks chest deep into the freezing waters of a New Zealand lake and disappears. Robin Griffin is called in to investigate and becomes more and more obsessed. As she searches, she slowly begins to realize that finding the girl is tantamount to finding herself, a self she has kept well hidden. A powerful and haunting story about our search for happiness, where the dream of paradise attracts its dark twin, the fall
The proposition by John Hillcoat( Visual )

17 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 944 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the desolate Australian outback of the 1880s, newly-arrived Captain Stanley captures the wanted outlaw Charlie Burns. Seeking to civilize the violent outback frontier, Captain Stanley presents his prisoner with a stark choice: Burns can either watch his beloved younger brother Mikey die on the gallows, or find and betray his older and far more dangerous brother Arthur to the authorities
The children of Huang Shi by Roger Spottiswoode( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the 1930's in war-torn China and inspired by true events. George Hogg is a young Englishman who leads sixty orphaned boys on an extraordinary journey of almost a thousand miles across the snow-bound Liu Pan Shan mountains to safety on the edge of the Mongolian desert. During his journey, George learns to rely on the support of Chen, the leader of a Chinese partisan group who becomes his closest friend. He soon finds himself falling in love with the Australian adventurer Lee, an unsentimental nurse. Along the way, Hogg befriends Madame Wang, an aristocratic survivor who has also been displaced by war. She helps the young Englishman, his friends and their sixty war orphans make their way to safety near the western end of the Great Wall of China
Oranges and sunshine by Jim Loach( Visual )

6 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The unforgettable true story of Margaret Humphreys, a social worker who uncovered one of the most controversial scandals of recent times: the organized deportation of innocent children from the UK to Australia, where they were thought to be lost in the system forever. Against overwhelming odds, and with little regard for her own safety, Humphreys reunited thousands of families and brought worldwide attention to a corrupt system and an extraordinary miscarriage of justice
Molokai : the story of "Father Damien"( Visual )

22 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and French and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drama about a Catholic priest who went to the island in Hawaii where the lepers were exiled - Molokai. There among the outcasts he built a community and gave them dignity. He eventually contracted the disease and died from it
The bank by Robert Connolly( Visual )

22 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brilliant young mathematician is on the verge of discovering a formula that could predict the fluctuations of the stock market and he is quickly taken under the wing of a corrupt CEO at Centrabank. Together these two men will play a deadly game of deception and revenge, while initiating one of the largest banking scandals in history
Blinky Bill : the movie( Visual )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Blinky Bill, an adventurous young koala, discovers a mysterious marker that hints at his dad's whereabouts, he embarks on a journey that takes him into the wild and dangerous Outback. He befriends Nutsy, a zoo koala, and Jacko, a nervous frill necked lizard. Pursued by a vengeful cat who has a personal score to settle with Blinky, the trio must learn to work together if they ever want to survive the rugged Australian landscape and find Blinky's father!
After the deluge( Visual )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follow the lives of the four men from the Kirby family: as Alex's marriage breaks apart, Toby tries desperately to start a family, and Marty tries to kick-start his faded music career as well as find a meaningful relationship with someone his own age. All three of these men must come to terms with their father's mental state. Cliff, who suffers from Alzheimer's, is reliving his disturbing memories of the war and his first love. Through these four stories, the film uncovers a family's troubled past, and the men's struggle toward a reconciled future
Dust by Milcho Manchevski( Visual )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and Macedonian and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the turn of the 20th century, two brothers fall in love with the same woman. When she chooses the younger of the two, the embittered older brother travels to Europe where he becomes a ruthless mercenary. But a revolution takes a personal twist with one brother hanging on the edge of life and death
Oranges and sunshine( Visual )

14 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oranges and Sunshine tells the story of Margaret Humphreys, a social worker from Nottingham, who uncovered one of the most significant social scandals in recent times: the forced migration of children from the United Kingdom. Almost singlehandedly, against overwhelming odds and with little regard for her own well-being, Margaret reunited thousands of families, brought authorities to account and worldwide attention to an extraordinary miscarriage of justice. She discovered a secret that the British government had kept hidden for years: one hundred and thirty thousand children in care had been sent abroad to commonwealth countries, mainly Australia. Children as young as four had been told that their parents were dead, and been sent to children's homes on the other side of the world. Many were subjected to appalling abuse. They were promised oranges and sunshine, they got hard labour and life in institutions
Paper planes( Visual )

6 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

12 year old Dylan (Ed Oxenbould) has a passion for everything that flies - and he's about to embark on a quest to make the perfect paper plane. This is a journey that'll take him on adventures far from home and see him competing in the world paper plane championships in Japan. Along the way he'll befriend junior Japanese champion Kimi (Ena Imai) and their close bond will propel them to create a plane the world has never seen before. From acclaimed Director Robert Connolly comes an inspiring story about winning, losing, finding your way, following your dreams and spreading your wings--it's a heart-warming experience all the family will cheer to, embrace and enjoy over and over again
Policing the pacific( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Australian Federal Police find adventure and challenges in the region as they join the multinational police force known as the Regional Assistance Mission to the Solomon Islands (RAMSI) and embark on a tour of duty to East Timor. Australian Federal Agents have policed the Solomon Islands since 2003 at the invitation of its Prime Minister as part of RAMSI. The Solomon Islands has been torn apart by ethnic violence during a four year period of civil strife. During this time rival paramilitary gangs have raped, kidnapped, tortured and murdered, yet the perpetrators often remain at large. This series follows several Australian Federal Agents deployed to the Solomon Islands, where they patrol the streets of the capital Honiara, the remote and dangerous Weather Coast and outer islands that rarely, if ever, see law enforcement. In the final episode we are reacquainted with Australian Federal Agent Dave Elson who makes a tour of duty to Dili in East Timor after the recent unrest. A Film Australia National Interest Program in association with Essential Viewing. Produced in association with SBS Independent. 2011 National Film and Sound Archive of Australia. Executive Producer: Penny Robins. Producer: Chris Hilton (Series Producer), Nial Fulton (Producer). Director: Alan Erson, Andrew Merrifield, Stephen Oliver. Writer: Alan Erson. DOP/Cinematographer: Wade Fairley, Phil Bull. Narrator/Presenter: David Wenham
Better than sex by Jonathan Teplitzky( Visual )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and French and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Josh and Cynthia meet at a party, they are not initially attracked to each other. But once they share a taxi home, they decide to take advantage of an opportunity to have easy sex. Much to their surprise, one day turns into three and their nights of lust just might be the start of a beautiful relationship. But when it comes time for Josh to go back home, will they walk away or will they surrender to their passion?
 
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David Wenham acteur australien

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300Van HelsingThe children of Huang ShiMolokai : the story of "Father Damien"