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Djalili, Omid 1965-

Overview
Works: 60 works in 180 publications in 7 languages and 8,945 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Animated films  Action and adventure films  Children's films  Historical films  Romantic comedy films  Film adaptations  Musical films  Fantasy films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, Interviewee, vac, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Omid Djalili
 
Most widely held works by Omid Djalili
Over the hedge by Rupert Gregson-Williams( Visual )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in English and held by 2,332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Upon waking up after hibernation, a group of forest animals discover that a tall hedge has appeared out of nowhere, half their forest is gone, and they have little to no food left. Their leader Verne, a nervous turtle, suggests they must adapt. Newcomer RJ the raccoon gives them another option: go over the hedge and get food from the humans! The other forest animals quickly give in to RJ's blandishments, sneaking into the human world to get all the food they can grab. What they don't know is that RJ is actually in debt to Vincent, a huge, hungry bear. RJ has stolen all of Vincent's food, and Vincent has warned RJ that unless it's all back before the full moon, RJ will regret having stolen it, because then RJ takes its place!
Shaun the Sheep movie by Richard Starzak( Visual )

21 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 1,769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Shaun decides to take the day off and have some fun, he gets a little more action than he bargained for. A mix up with the Farmer, a caravan and a very steep hill lead them all to the Big City and it's up to Shaun and the flock to return everyone safely to the green grass of home
Casanova by Lasse Hallström( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,038 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Casanova has to begin searching for a wife. He is a womanizer with many conquests and If he cannot show he is living a more respectable life, the Church will throw him out of Venice. He is quickly engaged to Victoria, a woman with a pure reputation. As soon as that is arranged, he meets Francesca, a feminist who hates all he stands for. He pretends to be someone else to get into her good graces, and soon finds out she is engaged to Papprizzio, a man whom she has never met. Meanwhile, arriving in Venice to find Casanova, is Pucci, one of the Vatican's most known and feared inquisitors. Francesca falls in love with Casanova, who is pretending to be the Lard king himself. Francesca's brother Donato is in love with Victoria and her mother Andrea wants Francesca to marry a man of substance
Sky Captain and the world of tomorrow by Kerry Conran( Visual )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 973 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Famous scientists around the world have mysteriously disappeared and Chronicle reporter Polly Perkins (Gwyneth Paltrow) along with ace aviator Sky Captain (Jude Law) are on the investigation. Risking their lives as they travel to exotic places around world, can the fearless duo stop Dr. Totenkopf, the evil mastermind behind a plot to destroy the earth? Aided by Franky Cook (Angelina Jolie), commander of an all-female amphibious squadron, and technical genius Dex (Giovanni Ribisi), Polly and Sky Captain may be our planet's only hope."--Container
The love guru by Marco Schnabel( Visual )

9 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 828 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guru Pitka is an American-born, Indian-raised guru who was taught to become an expert in matters of love. Now, a world famous spiritual advisor, he guides hundreds of followers. A way for Pitka to increase his popularity is by helping to heal the troubled relationship between Toronto Maple Leafs hockey player Darren Roanoke and his wife, Prudence
My family and other animals by Gerald Malcolm Durrell( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the dreary English weather of 1935 gets to be too much for the eccentric Durrell family, they set off for the rustic, sun-drenched Greek island of Corfu, and the unknown
Modigliani by Mick Davis( Visual )

21 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brings to life artistic genius Amedeo Modigliani's story of tragic love, rivalry, and excess in the midst of art history's golden age when greats like Picasso, Rivera, Cocteau, and Modigliani held court in the salons of post-WWI Paris
The infidel( Visual )

13 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet Mahmud Nasir, loving husband, doting father, and something of a relaxed Muslim. He may not be the most observant, but in his heart he is a true Muslim. After his mother's death, Mahmud finds his birth certificate, which reveals that he was adopted at birth and actually born Jewish
Anita & me by Metin Huseyin( Visual )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explore the world of 12-year-old Meena, who has moved to England with her Indian family. She is embarassed by her eccentric relatives and friends, and latches onto the town bad girl, rebellious Anita Rutter
Trouble at the top special : field of dreams( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wry and amusing film that follows a year in the life of an adventurous farming family, lured to France with generous grants and cheap loans from the French government. The Holland family has managed a dairy farm in Sussex, England for 16 years. They decide to take the plunge and put their life savings into a 100-hectare beef farm in France. After months of dealing with the infamous French bureaucracy, they finally settle into the community. Yet, just as their worries subside, their worst fear is realised - the BSE crisis hits France. As beef prices plummet are the Hollands in danger of losing everything?
The Nutcracker and the four realms( Visual )

2 editions published in 2019 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Some mild peril
Animals united : adventure in Africa by James Corden( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the African savannah, a group of animals waiting for the annual flood they rely on for food and water discover the humans who have been destroying their habitats have built a dam for a leisure resort. The animals endeavor to save the delta and send a message to the humans not to interfere with nature
Animals united by Reinhard Klooss( Visual )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the African savannah runs dry and water becomes a precious commodity, a courageous meerkat and a laid back lion prepare to go the distance in order to avoid dying of thirst. In seasons past, a single mountain canyon provided enough water for all the creatures in the savannah. But this year, not a drop has fallen. Buffalos and rhinos stand guard over the only watering hole for miles, and if the creatures don't act fast, they will surely perish. Desperate, Billy the meerkat and Socrates the lion set out to find sustenance. Upon crossing paths with a rooster named Charles, the pair learns of a place in the Okavango Delta where the water still flows. But by the time Charles leads them there, the humans have already staked their claim on the small reserve. Meanwhile, local entrepreneur Smith has constructed a dam in order to the precious divert water to his luxury hotel. When Billy and Socrates learn that the hotel is hosting a conference on natural preservation, they call in all of their animal friends in order to teach the thoughtless politicians a thing or two about sharing the land
Le gourou de l'amour( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in French and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guru Pitka is an American-born, Indian-raised guru who was taught to become an expert in matters of love. Now, a world famous spiritual advisor, he guides hundreds of followers. A way for Pitka to increase his popularity is by helping to heal the troubled relationship between Toronto Maple Leafs hockey player Darren Roanoke and his wife, Prudence. Jane Bullard is the owner of the Maple Leafs who wants Pitka to help Darren with his waning skills. When Pitka tells Darren his wife has forgiven him, his shots dramatically improve. Pitka understands that the key to Darren's success is about distraction, not merely about reconciling a feuding couple. Darren begins a strict regiment of spiritual guidance. Darren has to overcome obstacles, including his wife's new boyfriend and his overbearing mother. Intertwined with all of this is the relationship between Pitka and Jane. Jane feels inadequate because of what she calls the Bullard Curse. Everyone in the city blames her for the Maple Leafs' losing streak
Mamma mia!( Visual )

2 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Some suggestive material
Alles koscher! by Josh [Regie] Appignanesi( Visual )

11 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mahmud Nasir ist ein liebender Ehemann, aufopferungsvoller Vater und überzeugter, wenn auch nicht gerade strenggläubiger Moslem. Als seine Mutter stirbt, macht er jedoch eine Entdeckung, die sein komplettes Leben auf den Kopf stellt. Er findet seine Geburtsurkunde, die ihn nicht nur als Adoptivkind, sondern auch als Juden ausweist ... sein richtiger Name ist Solly Shimshillewitz! Um seinen vermeintlichen Vater Izzy Shimshillewitz im Altersheim besuchen zu können, muss Mahmud dem kranken Mann als Jude unter die Augen treten, und so begibt er sich äusserst widerwillig bei dem jüdischen Taxifahrer Lenny in die religiöse und kulturelle Lehre. (Quelle: Umschlag)
The reluctant infidel( Visual )

3 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"For Mahmud Nasir (Omid Djalili) being a Muslim living in the UK hasn't been too easy these past few years, but just as he's learning to live with the suspicious looks and snide comments he finds out that not only is he adopted, but he's also Jewish. Enlisting the help of a local Jewish cab driver to help discover his roots--while trying to hide them from his friends and family--Mahmud finds his crisis of identity proves a little more than he can handle. A tongue-in-cheek swipe at religion, family and the absurdity of racism, The Reluctant Infidel is a British farce for the modern age"--Container
The comedians guide to survival( Visual )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Its a tough life trying to make people laugh. It might be fun for some but utter misery for others it is a journey nonetheless into the unpredictable existence of the jobbing comedian. Struggling Brit comedian James Mullinger has come to a crossroads in his life; no one wants to see him perform, his wife is fed up and his boss has given him an ultimatum - take a promotion and never do stand up again, or stick to the comedy and lose his job. When James is sent to L.A. to interview a bunch of comedians for his magazine, something tickles his funny bone once more, as he gains insight and spends time with his former heroes. A lively mix of comedy and pathos, based on the real-life experiences of James Mullinger
Dickensian( Visual )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Featuring Charles Dickens' most iconic characters as their paths cross in Victorian London. Dickensian is a world of love, romance and intrigue with secrets lurking round every corner and a murder story at its heart. Discover a world where Miss Havisham may still find love, Scrooge can meet Fagin and Jacob Marley's murderer is being hunted down by Inspector Bucket, one of fiction's first detectives"--Case cover insert
Magic of Persia : age of awakening( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film includes location filming across the ancient Persian Empire: Pasargarde, Persepolis, Susa, Naghsh-e-Rostam and many other sites. Interviews with: John Curtis and Vesta Curtis from the British Museum, Shahrokh Razmjou from The National Museum of Iran in Tehran as well as students from 'The British Museum Educational Programme' for Young Audiences' workshop sponsored by Magic of Persia
 
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Alternative Names
Dialili, Omid 1965-

Djalki, Omid 1965-

Omid Djalili

Omid Djalili acteur britannique

Omid Djalili britisk skodespelar

Omid Djalili britisk skuespiller

Omid Djalili Brits acteur

Omid Djalili brittisk skådespelare

Omid Djalili comediante y actor estadounidense

Omid Djalili comico e attore britannico

Omid Djalili iranisch-britischer Filmschauspieler und Komiker

Umed Çalilī

Ομίντ Τζαλίλι

Омид Джалили

Умед Ҷалилӣ

אומיד ג'לילי

עומיד דג'אלילי

اميد جليلي

امید جلیلی بازیگر بریتانیایی

أوميد جليلي

ომიდ დჯელილი

오미드 절릴리

オミッド・ジャリリ

歐米德·吉亞李利

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