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Banks, Elizabeth 1974-

Works: 153 works in 1,033 publications in 8 languages and 55,928 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Superhero films  Dystopian films  Comedy films  Biographical films  Musical films  Romance films 
Roles: Actor, Producer, Director, Performer, fmd, Author, Narrator
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Elizabeth Banks
Most widely held works by Elizabeth Banks
The Hunger Games by Francis Lawrence( Visual )

127 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 9,027 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in a future where the Capitol selects a boy and girl from the twelve districts to fight to the death on live television, Katniss Everdeen volunteers to take her younger sister's place for the latest match
Seabiscuit by Gary Ross( Visual )

30 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 3,512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a true story. A half-blind ex-prizefighter and mustang breaker team up with a millionaire and his rough-hewn, undersized horse, Seabiscuit. The men bring Seabiscuit to incredible heights, helping to turn a long shot into a legend. Eventually, Seabiscuit earns Horse of the Year honors in 1938
The LEGO movie by Chris Pratt( Visual )

79 editions published between 2014 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 3,477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emmet, an ordinary, rules-following, perfectly average LEGO minifigure is mistakenly identified as the most extraordinary person and the key to saving the world. He is drafted into a fellowship of strangers on an epic quest to stop an evil tyrant, a journey for which Emmet is hopelessly and hilariously underprepared
The Hunger Games : Mockingjay, part 2 by Francis Lawrence( Visual )

28 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The acting and production values are still well above grade, and Lawrence skillfully holds the center, letting everything the skeletal dialogue doesn't say play across her face."--Entertainment Weekly
Pitch Perfect by Anna Kendrick( Visual )

37 editions published between 2012 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 2,290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

High school biology teacher Scott Voss is desperate to save the music program at his cash-strapped school. Learning that fighting in MMA matches provides a pretty nice payout, Voss decides to put his former collegiate wrestling skills to the test and climb into the octagon. Unfortunately, Voss has been out of college for about 20 years. Does he have what it takes to beat the best and earn the cash the school desperately needs?
Pitch Perfect 2 by Anna Kendrick( Visual )

49 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De meiden van de a-capella zanggroep The Bellas zitten in hun laatste studiejaar. Ze schrijven zich in voor een internationale zangwedstrijd
W. by Oliver Stone( Visual )

34 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,983 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the life of the 43rd president of the United States, from his beginnings as a privileged alcoholic to his becoming a born-again Christian whose belief in religious destiny helped move him to the top ranks of political power. How Christianity turned his life around, how he met and married his wife, and the days before his decision to declare war on Iraq are featured
Definitely, Maybe by Adam Brooks( Visual )

26 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,810 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Will Hayes is a 30-something Manhattan dad who is in the midst of a divorce. His 10 year old daughter, Maya, starts to question him about his life before marriage. Maya wants to know absolutely everything about how her parents met and fell in love. Will's story begins years earlier when, as a young, starry-eyed aspiring politician, he moves to New York in order to work on the Clinton campaign. Will attempts a "PG" version of his romantic relationships with three very different women for his daughter and changes the names of the women so Maya has to guess who he finally married. Maya puts together the pieces of her dad's romantic puzzle and begins to understand that love is not so simple or easy. As Will tells her his tale, Maya helps him to understand that it's definitely never too late to go back, and just maybe, find a happy ending
Invincible by Ericson Core( Visual )

17 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 1,747 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vince Papale is a down-on-his-luck substitute teacher in Philadelphia who, at the age of 30, was out of work, abandoned by his wife, and biding time as a part-time bartender when he decides to answer an open call for tryouts on the Philadelphia Eagles NFL football team in 1976. Going with his gut instinct, new coach Dick Vermeil rewards Papale's diligent efforts with a place on the team
Spider-man 2 by Sam Raimi( Visual )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 1,733 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Parker is finally happy: he is doing well at the school, girlfriend MJ Watson loves him, and the whole city loves Spider-Man, finally bestowing upon him the praise he so rightly deserves. But peace may not be possible for a superhero. Harry Osborn has taken up his late father's mantle--becoming The New Goblin, bent on revenge. Uncle Ben's real killer, Flint Marko, has been transformed into the Sandman. An alien symbiote has attached itself to the Spider suit, turning it black, enhancing its powers, and warping Peter's personality. When Peter finally overcomes the contaminated suit, it infects rival Bugle photographer Eddie Brock, who becomes villain Venom. In this battle, Peter must conquer his personal darkness as well as Spider-Mans foes, free the compassionate hero within, and trade teenage self-absorption for adulthood
Love & mercy by William Pohlad( Visual )

38 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,683 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unconventional portrait of Brian Wilson, the mercurial singer, songwriter, and leader of the Beach Boys. Set against the era defining catalog of Wilson's music, the film intimately examines the personal voyage and ultimate salvation of the icon whose success came at extraordinary personal cost
Power Rangers by Dean Israelite( Visual )

15 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 1,635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It follows five ordinary teens who must become something extraordinary when they learn that their small town of Angel Grove, and the world, is on the verge of being obliterated by an alien threat. Chosen by destiny, our heroes quickly discover they are the only ones who can save the planet. But to do so, they will have to overcome their real-life issues and before it's too late, band together as the Power Rangers
The next three days by Paul Haggis( Visual )

46 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life seems perfect for John Brennan until his wife, Lara, is arrested for a murder she says she didn't commit. Three years into her sentence, John is struggling to hold his family together, raising their son and teaching at college while he pursues every means available to prove her innocence. With the rejection of their final appeal, Lara becomes suicidal and John decides there is only one possible, bearable solution: to break his wife out of prison
Fred Claus by David Dobkin( Visual )

17 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fred Claus has lived in his little brother's shadow for most of his life. Fred is in jail and Nicholas has to bail him out on the condition he come to the North Pole and repay his debt
People like us by Chris Pine( Visual )

24 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 1,361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Sam ... is a twenty-something, fast-talking salesman whose latest deal collapses the day he learns his father has suddenly died. Against his wishes, Sam is called home to put his father's estate in order and reconnect with his estranged family. While there, he uncovers a startling secret that turns his entire world upside down--he has a 30-year-old sister he never knew existed"--Container
Man on a ledge by Asger Leth( Visual )

24 editions published in 2012 in English and German and held by 1,359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Ex-cop Nick Cassidy ... escapes from prison to plan the ultimate heist: steal a $40 million diamond from cutthroat businessman David Englander ..., and in the process prove his own innocence. From the ledge of the famous Roosevelt Hotel with the whole world watching, Cassidy plays a clever game of cat and mouse with the NYPD while his dutiful brother Joey ... races against the clock to extract the diamond and clear his brother's name"--Container
What to expect when you're expecting by Cameron Diaz( Visual )

24 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at love through the eyes of five interconnected couples experiencing the thrills and surprises of having a baby, and ultimately coming to understand the universal truth that no matter what you plan for, life doesn't always deliver what's expected
Our idiot brother( Visual )

25 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A "comedy about that one family member who is always just a little bit behind the curve. For sisters Miranda ..., Natalie ..., and Liz ..., that person is their upbeat brother Ned, an organic farmer, whose willingness to trust humankind allows for an oddly trouble-free existence. Ned may be utterly lacking in common sense, but he is their brother, and after his girlfriend dumps him and boots him off the farm, his sisters must once again come to his rescue"--Container
Surrogates by Jonathan Mostow( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1,200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

People are living their lives remotely from the safety of their own homes via robotic surrogates - sexy, physically perfect mechanical representations of themselves. It's an ideal world where crime, pain, fear and consequences don't exist. When the first murder in years jolts this utopia, FBI agent Greer discovers a vast conspiracy behind the surrogate phenomenon and must abandon his own surrogate, risking his life to unravel the mystery
Comanche moon( Visual )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 1,066 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Texas Rangers Augustus McCrae and Woodrow F. Call are now young men dealing with the ever increasing tensions of adult life-- Gus with his great love, Clara, and Call with Maggie, the young prostitute who is in love with him. McCrae and Call join a Ranger troop in pursuit of three outlaws: Comanche Chief Buffalo Hump, Comanche horse thief Kicking Wolf and Ahumado, the deadly Mexican bandit king with a penchant for slow torture. Together, they struggle to protect an advancing western frontier against the defiant Comanches who are determined to defend their territory and their way of life" -- Back of container
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Casey, Elizabeth 1974-

Elizabete Benksa

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Elizabeth Banks amerikai színésznő, producer, rendező

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Elizabeth Banks pemeran perempuan asal Amerika Serikat

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Elizabeth Banksová

Mitchell, Elizabeth Irene 1974-

Mitchell, Elizabeth Maresal 1974-

Ελίζαμπεθ Μπανκς

Елизабет Банкс

Елизабет Бенкс

Елізабет Бенкс

Элизабет Бэнкс

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אליזבת' בנקס

אליזבת' בנקס שחקנית אמריקאית

الزبتھ بینکس

إليزابيث بانكس

إليزابيث بانكس ممثلة أمريكية

الیزابت بنکس تهیه‌کننده، بازیگر، و کارگردان آمریکایی

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미첼, 엘리자베스 아이린 1974-

뱅크스, 엘리자베스 1974-

엘리자베스 뱅크스




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