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Adams, Amy

Overview
Works: 229 works in 1,964 publications in 10 languages and 68,189 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Science fiction films  Biographical films  Comedy films  Fantasy films  Superhero films  Romantic comedy films  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Other, Contributor, Singer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Amy Adams
 
Most widely held works by Amy Adams
Arrival by Denis Villeneuve( Visual )

75 editions published between 2016 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 3,223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When mysterious spacecraft touch down around the world, a team, including linguist Louise Banks, is brought together to investigate. As mankind teeters on the verge of global war, Banks and the team race against time for answers, and to find them, she will take a chance that could threaten her life, and quite possibly humanity
Man of Steel by Henry Cavill( Visual )

103 editions published between 2013 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 3,127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy learns that he has extraordinary powers and is not of this Earth. As a young man, he journeys to discover where he came from and what he was sent here to do. But the hero in him must emerge if he is to save the world from annihilation and become the symbol of hope for all mankind
Enchanted by Walt Disney Productions( Visual )

54 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 3,103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The beautiful princess Giselle is banished from the animated land of Andalasia by the evil queen. She finds herself in the gritty streets of the real, modern-day Manhattan. Shocked by this strange new environment that does not operate on a "happily ever after" basis, Giselle find herself adrift in a chaotic world that is badly in need of enchantment. Giselle begins to fall in love with the cynical, no-nonsense divorce lawyer who has come to her aid. Little does he realize that this joyful, wide-eyed innocent is about to enchant him
Catch me if you can by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

28 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 3,072 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the autobiography of a brilliant young master of deception and the FBI agent hot on his trail. Frank W. Abagnale, Jr. passed himself off as a pilot, a lawyer, and a doctor all before his 21st birthday
American Hustle by David O Russell( Visual )

78 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 3,040 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fictional film set in the alluring world of one of the most stunning scandals to rock our nation, American Hustle is the story of brilliant con man Irving Rosenfeld, who along with his equally cunning and seductive British partner Sydney Prosser, is forced to work for wild FBI agent Richie DiMaso. DiMaso pushes them into a world of Jersey powerbrokers and mafia that's as dangerous as it is enchanting. Carmine Polito is the passionate, volatile, New Jersey political operator caught between the cons and Feds. Irving's unpredictable wife Rosalyn could be the one to pull the thread that brings the entire world crashing down
Julie & Julia by Nora Ephron( Visual )

66 editions published between 2009 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 3,038 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Julie Powell is a frustrated insurance worker who wants to be a writer. Trying to find a challenge in her life, she decides to cook her way through Julia Child's 'Mastering the Art of French Cooking' in one year, and to blog about it. As Julie begins to find her groove as a cook, and her voice as a writer, the project takes on a life of its own. The project provides the struggling young woman with her life's purpose, to her very pleasant surprise. Julia Child has an amazing love affair with her dashing husband, Paul, all while embracing life and French food. Julie lovingly celebrates the life on one of American food's most influential and beloved figureheads
Batman v Superman : dawn of justice by Chris Terrio( Visual )

90 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 2,982 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fearing the actions of Superman are being left unchecked, Batman takes him on, while the world wrestles with what kind of a hero it really needs. With Batman and Superman fighting each other, a new threat, Doomsday, is created by Lex Luthor. It's up to Superman and Batman to set aside their differences, along with Wonder Woman, to stop Lex Luthor and Doomsday from destroying Metropolis
Her by Spike Jonze( Visual )

116 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Set in Los Angeles in the slight future, Her follows Theodore (Joaquin Phoenix), a complex, soulful man who makes his living writing touching, personal letters for other people. Heartbroken after the end of a long relationship, he becomes intrigued with a new, advanced operating system, which promises to be an intuitive and unique entity in its own right. Upon initiating it, he is delighted to meet 'Samantha', a bright female voice (Scarlett Johannson) who is insightful, sensitive and surprisingly funny. As her needs and desires grow, in tandem with his own, their friendship deepens into an eventful love for each other. " [Source : jaquette]
Charlie Wilson's war by Mike Nichols( Visual )

26 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the early 1980s, Charlie Wilson is best known as a womanizing US congressional representative from Texas. He seemed to be in the minor leagues, except for the fact that he is a member of two major foreign policy and covert-ops committees. However, once Charlie is prodded by his major conservative supporter, Joanne Herring, Wilson learns about the plight of the people who are suffering from the effects of the brutal Soviet occupation of Afghanistan. With the help of the maverick CIA agent, Gust Avrakotos, Wilson dedicates his canny political efforts to supply the Afghan mujahideen with the weapons and support needed to defeat the Soviet Union. Ultimately, Charlie learns that while military victory can be obtained, there are other consequences and prices to that fight that are ignored to everyone's sorrow. Based on a true story
The fighter by Mark Wahlberg( Visual )

75 editions published between 2010 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 2,636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Once upon a time, Dicky Eklund was known as the pride of Lowell, Massachusetts. There isn't a person in Lowell who doesn't know about the time that Dicky knocked down the great Sugar Ray Leonard. By the early 1990s, Dicky's crack addiction has soured everything, although he dreams of making a comeback. The real contender is his half-brother Micky Ward. 31-year-old Micky is an unassuming nice guy, long regarded as little more than a stepping-stone for rising fighters, but with undeniable potential. Between his controlling mom Alice, who manages his career, his crack head trainer brother, and a Greek chorus of seven sisters, Micky doesn't have a chance. Until his tough-chick bartender girlfriend Charlene gives him the confidence and support to consider a different course. But his success comes at a cost--as he must leave his family behind in the process
Doubt by John Patrick Shanley( Visual )

111 editions published between 2008 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 2,597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1964, St. Nicholas in the Bronx. Father Flynn is a charismatic priest who is trying to upend the schools' strict customs, which have long been fiercely guarded by Sister Aloysius Beauvier. The Sister is the iron-gloved principal who believes in the power of fear and discipline. With the winds of political change, the school has just accepted its first black student, Donald Miller. But when Sister James shares with Sister Aloysius her suspicion that Father Flynn is paying too much personal attention to Donald, Sister Aloysius sets off on a personal crusade to unearth the truth and to expel Flynn from the school. Now, without any proof, besides her moral certainty, Sister Aloysius locks into a battle of wills with Father Flynn. This threatens to tear apart the community with its irrevocable consequence
Justice League by Zack Snyder( Visual )

48 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 2,501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fueled by his restored faith in humanity and inspired by Superman's selfless act, Bruce Wayne enlists the help of his newfound ally, Diana Prince, to face an even greater enemy. Together, Batman and Wonder Woman work quickly to find and recruit a team of metahumans to stand against this newly awakened threat. But despite the formation of this unprecedented league of heroes it may already be too late to save the planet form an assault of catastrophic proportions
Night at the Museum( Visual )

34 editions published between 2009 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the Museum of Natural History is closed for renovations, the museum pieces are moved into federal storage at the famous Smithsonian Institution. It houses the world's largest museum complex with more than 136 million items in its collections. These range from the plane Amelia Earhart flew on her non-stop solo flight across the Atlantic and Al Capone's rap sheet and mug shot to Dorothy's ruby slippers. From Fonzie's leather jacket to Archie Bunker's lounge chair. After stealing a security guard's ID badge, Larry Daley slips into the Archives of the Smithsonian, where Kahmunrah, an evil Pharaoh, comes to life with the reestablishing of The Tablet as a magical force in the museum. It brings the old exhibits and new exhibits to life, and in conflict with each other. Larry enlists the help of Amelia Earheart
The Muppets by Jim Henson's Sesame Street Muppets( Visual )

56 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 2,401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While on vacation in Los Angeles, Walter and his friends try to raise ten million dollars to save the Muppet Theater from Tex Richman, a business man who wants to demolish the theater in order to drill for oil
Vice by Adam McKay( Visual )

39 editions published between 2018 and 2019 in 3 languages and held by 2,291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christian Bale stars as Dick Cheney in this epic tale of how a bureaucratic Washington insider quietly became the most powerful man in the world. Co-starring Amy Adams, Steve Carell, and Sam Rockwell, it is a darkly comic look behind the scenes of American politics
Big Eyes by Tim Burton( Visual )

68 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 2,232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walter Keane became a worldwide celebrity and talk show fixture in the 1950s after he pioneered the mass production of prints of big-eyed kids, and used his marketing savvy to sell them cheaply. Unfortunately, he claimed to be the artist. That role was played by Margaret, his shy wife. The ruse broke up their marriage and led to a divorce and a dramatic courtroom battle to prove authorship of the paintings
Trouble with the curve( Visual )

44 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,081 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gus Lobel has been one of the best scouts in baseball for decades, but, despite his efforts to hide it, age is starting to catch up with him. Nevertheless, Gus-who can tell a pitch just by the crack of the bat-refuses to be benched for what may be the final innings of his career. The one person who might be able to help is also the one person Gus would never ask: his daughter, Mickie, an associate at a high-powered Atlanta law firm
The Master by Paul Thomas Anderson( Visual )

81 editions published between 2008 and 2019 in 5 languages and held by 2,067 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In post-World War II America, a naval veteran arrives home unsettled and uncertain of his future, until he is tantalized by The Cause and its charismatic leader
Nocturnal animals by Tom Ford( Visual )

47 editions published between 2016 and 2019 in 3 languages and held by 1,999 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Susan is living through an unfulfilling marriage when she receives a package containing a novel manuscript from her ex-husband, Edward. The novel is dedicated to her but its content is violent and devastating. Susan cannot help but reminisce over her past love story with the author. Increasingly she interprets the book as a tale of revenge, a tale that forces her to re-evaluate the choices that she has made, and reawakens a love that she feared was lost
The wedding date by Clare Kilner( Visual )

24 editions published between 2004 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 1,695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kat Ellis is determined to attend her younger sister's wedding with a date. Rather than face the ridicule of her family, and in order to show up her ex-fiance, she resorts to the Yellow Pages to find an escort
 
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Lou Adams, Amy 1974-

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Ейми Адамс

Ейми Адамс американска актриса

Емі Адамс

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איימי אדמס

איימי אדמס שחקנית וזמרת אמריקאית

امی آدامز بازیگر و خواننده آمریکایی

ايمى آدمز

إيمي آدمز

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ایمی ایڈمز

ئەیمی ئادمز

एमी एडम्स

एमी एडम्स अमेरिकी अभिनेत्री र गायिका

एमी ॲडम्स अमेरिकन अभिनेत्री

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에이미 애덤스

エイミー・アダムス

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艾米·亚当斯

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