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Hood, Gavin

Overview
Works: 49 works in 267 publications in 12 languages and 7,934 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Science fiction films  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film adaptations  Gangster films  Spy films  Political films  Melodrama  Fiction 
Roles: Director, Scenarist, Restager , Author, Performer, Film editor, Author of screenplay, fmd, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997.2,
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Most widely held works about Gavin Hood
 
Most widely held works by Gavin Hood
Ender's game by Gavin Hood Movie( Visual )

44 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hostile alien race attacked Earth, and if not for the legendary heroics of Fleet Commander Mazer Rackham, all would have been lost. In preparation for the next attack, Colonel Hyrum Graff is training only the best young children. Ender Wiggin, a shy, but brilliant boy, is soon ordained by Graff as the military's next great hope. Once at Command School, he's trained by Mazer Rackham himself to lead them into an epic battle that will determine the future of Earth and save the human race
X-Men origins by Gavin Hood( Visual )

61 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 2,072 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Somewhere in the wilds of northwest Canada in the early 1800s, Logan and Victor, two half-brothers with special powers grow up amid violence. Eventually they will become the near-indestructible warriors known as Wolverine and Sabretooth. William Stryker is a sinister government operative whose Weapon X program experiments keep pulling Wolverine back in. Kayla Silverfox shares a peaceful Canadian co-existence with Wolverine as he tries to drop out of the program. Along the way, Wolverine encounters many mutants, both familiar and new
Rendition by Gavin Hood( Visual )

42 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The policy of "extraordinary rendition" began under the Clinton administration and accelerated after September 11, 2001. The policy allows for the handing over of suspected terrorists to countries that use torture as an interrogation tool. Anwar El-Ibrahimi is an Egyptian-born man who disappears on a flight from Africa to Washington, DC. He is sent to a North African country where torture is practiced and the CIA gives approval. Anwar's pregnant American-born wife wants to know what happened to her husband. A reluctant CIA agent begins to question his assignment after witnessing an unorthodox interrogation. A severe interrogator plies his trade on Anwar while a U.S. terrorism honcho is willing to turn a blind eye to the unpleasantness, especially if it stops a terrorist attack
Tsotsi by Gavin Hood( Visual )

19 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 1,379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sur la jacquette : Dans un bidonville de Johannesburg en Afrique du Sud, un jeune homme de 19 ans se fait appeler "Tsotsi" : "voyou", "gangster" dans le jardon des ghettos. Orphelin sans nom, sans passé, sans ambition, il vit au jour le jour à la fête d'un groupe de marginaux en proie à la violence et au chaos. Un soir, loin du bidonville, dans une banlieue aisée, Tsotsi sort son arme et agresse une femme avant de s'échapper au volant de sa voiture. Quelques instants plus tard, un bébé pleure sur la banquette arrière
X-Men, days of future past by Bryan Singer( Visual )

11 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This prequel to the X-Men film trilogy focuses on the mutant Wolverine and his time with Team X. Somewhere in the wilds of northwest Canada in the early 1800s, Logan and Victor, two half-brothers with special powers grow up amid violence. Eventually they will become the near-indestructible warriors known as Wolverine and Sabretooth. William Stryker is a sinister government operative whose Weapon X program experiments keep pulling Wolverine back in. Kayla Silverfox shares a peaceful Canadian co-existence with Wolverine as he tries to drop out of the program. Along the way, Wolverine encounters many mutants, both familiar and new
W pustyni i w puszczy In desert and wilderness( Visual )

11 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in Polish and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This internationally and critically acclaimed, award-winning film, combines a children's adventure story with the look and feel of Lawrence of Arabia. Winner of 5 international cinema awards
Ender's game : inside the world of an epic adventure by Jed Alger( Book )

4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A companion book to the 2013 movie "Ender's Game" showcases storyboard and concept art, character sketches and still photographs from the movie's sets and includes observations and insights of the film by the producers, art director, and various other film crew
A reasonable man( Visual )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film tells the story of a city lawyer who defends a herdboy from rural Zululand. The herdboy is accused of murdering a one year old baby in the mistaken belief that he was killing an evil spirit known as the Tikoloshe. Dark secrets lie buried deep within the lawyer and on taking the case he enters a world of witchcraft and mysticism in order to discover the truth about the killing, and himself
X-Men and the Wolverine collection( Visual )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and French and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Experience all 6 X-Men films in razor-sharp high definition, including The Wolverine, available together for the first time! This boxed set has it all: spectacular action, stunning visual effects, and sizzling star power, including Hugh Jackman, Halle Berry, Michael Fassbender, James McAvoy, Ian McKellen, Patrick Stewart and more!
X-Men le origini : Wolverine( Visual )

7 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

C'è un passato violento e romantico nella vita di Wolverine: il suo complesso rapporto con Victor Creed e il minaccioso programma Arma X. Nel suo percorso, Wolverine incontra molti mutanti, che già conosce ma anche di nuovi, comprese sorprendenti apparizioni di diverse leggende dell'universo degli X-Men (LaFeltrinelli)
X-Men the ultimate collection( Visual )

2 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

X-Men the last stand: After a controversial "cure" is discovered, mutants can choose to retain their superhuman abilities or give up their unique gifts and become "normal." When peaceful mutant leader Charles Xavier clashes with his militant counterpart, Magneto, the battle lines are drawn for the war to end all wars
Wolverine: Primal 2-pack( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Wolverine: "Hugh Jackman returns as The Wolverine and faces his ultimate nemesis in an action-packed, life-or-death battle that takes him to modern-day Japan. Vulnerable for the first time, and pushed to his limits, Logan (Hugh Jackman) confronts not only lethal samurai steel but also an inner struggle against his own immortality in an epic fight that will leave him forever changed."--Container
Jin gang lang = X-Men origins, Wolverine( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in Chinese and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Expediente Anwar( Visual )

3 editions published in 2008 in Spanish and English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

X-Men origins, Wolverine original motion picture soundtrack by Harry Gregson-Williams( Recording )

3 editions published in 2009 in Undetermined and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El juego de Ender( Visual )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En un futuro cercano, una raza alienígena llamada los Insectores ha atacado la Tierra. De no ser por un héroe legendario, el Comandante de la Flota Internacional Mazer Rackhan, todo se habría perdido. Preparándose para un próximo ataque que determinará el futuro de la Tierra y la salvación de la raza numana, el estricto coronel Hyrum Graff y el Ejército Intrnacional entrenan sólo a los mejores jóvenes para encontrar al futuro Mazer. Entre estos jóvenes está Ender Wiggin, un chico tímido pero brillante estratega, reclutado para unirse a la élite en la Escuela de Batalla
Rendition( Book )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ender's game das grosse Spiel( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in German and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

W pustynii w puszczy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in Polish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tsotsi : a novel by Athol Fugard( Book )

4 editions published in 2006 in 4 languages and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six days in the violent life of a young Johannesburg gang leader
 
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Alternative Names
Gavin Hood acteur uit Zuid-Afrika

Gavin Hood regista, sceneggiatore e attore sudafricano

Gavin Hood südafrikanischer Filmregisseur und Drehbuchautor

Гавин Худ

Худ, Гэвин

گوین هود فیلمنامه‌نویس، بازیگر، و کارگردان اهل آفریقای جنوبی

கேவின் ஹூட்

개빈 후드

ギャヴィン・フッド

加文·胡德

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