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Swinton, Tilda

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The chronicles of Narnia by C. S Lewis ( Visual )
28 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and Turkish and held by 3,738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Peter, Susan, Edmund, and Lucy decide to play hide-and-seek, and during the game Lucy discovers a mysterious wardrobe. She tucks herself inside and backs to the rear of the cabinet, there she finds herself in an entirely different world. The place is called Narnia, and it's been locked in winter for over 100 years by someone known as "The White Witch."
The curious case of Benjamin Button by David Fincher ( Visual )
21 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 2,709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Daisy Fuller Williams is on her deathbed in a New Orleans hospital the day that Hurricane Katrina hits. At her side is her adult daughter, Caroline. Daisy asks Caroline to read to her aloud from the diary of Daisy's lifelong friend, Benjamin Button. Benjamin's diary recounts his entire extraordinary life. The unusual aspect of his life is that he is ages backwards, being born an old man. He is diagnosed with several aged diseases at birth and thus given little chance of survival. He does survive and gets younger with time. Abandoned by Thomas Button, his biological father, after Benjamin's biological mother died in childbirth. Benjamin was raised by Queenie, a black woman and caregiver at a seniors home. Daisy's grandmother was a resident, which is where she first met Benjamin. Although separated through the years, Daisy and Benjamin remain in contact throughout their lives, reconnecting in their forties when in age they finally match up. Some of the revelations in Benjamin's diary are difficult for Caroline to read
Michael Clayton by Tony Gilroy ( Visual )
41 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Michael Clayton is an in-house fixer at one of the largest corporate law firms in New York. A former criminal prosecutor, Clayton takes care of the law firm Kenner, Bach, & Ledeen's dirtiest work at the behest of the firm's co-founder, Marty Bach. Burned out with his job as a fixer, his divorce, a failed business venture, and mounting debt have left Clayton inextricably tied to the firm. At U/North, meanwhile, the career of litigator Karen Crowder rests on the multi-million dollar settlement of a class-action suit that Clayton's firm is leading to a seemingly successful conclusion. But when Kenner Bach's brilliant and guilt-ridden attorney Arthur Edens sabotages the U/North case, Clayton faces the biggest challenge of his career and his life
Chronicles of Narnia by C. S Lewis ( Visual )
19 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 2,074 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Return to the magic and wonder of C.S. Lewis' epic world in this third installment of the beloved The Chronicles of Narnia fantasy-adventure series. When Lucy and Edmund Pevensie, along with their cousin Eustace, are swallowed into a painting and transported back to Narnia, they join King Caspian and a noble mouse named Reepicheep aboard the magnificent ship The Dawn Treader. The courageous voyagers travel to mysterious islands, confront mystical creatures, and reunite with the Great Lion Asian on a mission that will determine the fate of Narnia itself!
Adaptation by Spike Jonze ( Visual )
10 editions published in 2003 in English and German and held by 2,031 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alors que Charlie se démène pour adapter le best-seller de Susan Orlean "Le voleur d'orchidées", il se met en scène dans son propre scénario. Les histoires variées qui émergent de son imagination se heurtent les unes aux autres pour créer un film furieusement inventif
Burn after reading by Joel Coen ( Visual )
31 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,014 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Osbourne Cox is a CIA analyst who quits his job after being demoted. He decides to write a memoir about his life in the CIA. His wife, Katie, wants a divorce and, based on the advice of her divorce lawyer, she downloads many of his personal and financial files onto a disc. The disc eventually finds its way to Hardbodies, a workout gym. An employee of the gym, Chad Feldheimer, turns the disc over to the Russians with promises of more information
Moonrise kingdom by Wes Anderson ( Visual )
15 editions published in 2012 in English and German and held by 1,786 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set on an island off the coast of New England in the summer of 1965, tells the story of two twelve-year-olds who fall in love, make a secret pact, and run away together into the wilderness. As various authorities try to hunt them down, a violent storm is brewing off-shore, and the peaceful island community is turned upside down in more ways than anyone can handle
Vanilla sky by Cameron Crowe ( Visual )
13 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 1,547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this steamy, intriguingly complex, psychological thriller the line between reality and fantasy is hopelessly blurred. David tries to make sense of his life after a car crash leaves his once-handsome face grotesquely disfigured. After he is placed into a psychiatric penitentiary for a murder he doesn't remember committing, David's only hope is to delve into the depths of his subconscious mind where the answer to ending his living nightmare lies in his dreams
We need to talk about Kevin by Lynne Ramsay ( Visual )
31 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Kevin's mother struggles to love her strange child, despite the increasingly vicious things he says and does as he grows up. But Kevin is just getting started, and his final act will be beyond anything anyone imagined."--Imdb
Orlando by Sally Potter ( Visual )
83 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Orlando, an English nobleman, defies the laws of nature with surprising results. Immortal and highly imaginative, he undergoes a series of extraordinary transformations that humorously, hauntingly illustrate the eternal war between the sexes."--Container
Broken flowers by Jim Jarmusch ( Visual )
16 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and German and held by 1,274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Bill Murray in one of his best performances."--Roger Ebert, Chicago Sun-Times
Io sono l'amore ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in Italian and German and held by 899 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The wealthy Recchi family has undergone sweeping changes. Eduardo Sr. has named a successor to the reins of his company, and surprised everyone by splitting power between his son Tancredi and grandson Edo. But Edo had always dreamed of opening a restaurant with his friend Antonio. To make matters worse, the very foundation of the entire family may be totally shattered after Tancredi's wife Emma falls deeply in love with Antonio and begins a passionate love affair
The deep end ( Visual )
16 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 831 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Margaret Hall is the mother of three willing to do whatever it takes to keep her family safe, including trying to cover up the accidental death of her son's "unsavory" friend. The next day a man knocks on her door and demands money to suppress a videotape linking her son to the death, which the police have ruled a homicide
Galápagos ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The inspiration for Darwin's theory of evolution, the Galápagos Islands are a living laboratory, a geological conveyor belt that has given birth to and seen the death of many species of plants and animals
The beach by Danny Boyle ( Visual )
24 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 673 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young backpacker in Thailand searching for something different learns of the existence of an idyllic island which is not even on the map. Once he reaches the island, he discovers a secret commune of international drifters living off fish and pot. The man's arrival coincides with growing tension between factions, leading to the commune's violent demise
Thumbsucker ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and German and held by 596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
At 17, Justin Cobb releases his anxiety by sucking his thumb, which makes him more of an outcast than he already is. As he seeks treatment for his habit, it causes big changes for him and those around him
Deep water ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
True story of the first solo, non-stop, round-the-world boat race, and the psychological toll it took on its competitors. Sponsored by the Sunday Times of London, the much-ballyhooed event attracted a field of nine, including amateur sailor Donald Crowhurst, who set out to circumnavigate the globe in late 1968. Battling treacherous seas and his own demons, Crowhurst almost immediately comes apart as he faces the isolation of nine months on the high seas
Edward II by Derek Jarman ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Edward II embraces the essential dramatic themes of passion, murder, and unrequited love. Steven Waddington plays the monarch as a man whose destiny hangs on his overpowering passion and lack of responsibility to the British throne. He rebuffs his wife, Isabella, lavishing affection on the handsome Gaveston -- a choice that ultimately seals his fate."
Julia by Erick Zonca ( Visual )
24 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Julia is a 40-year-old alcoholic on the constant decline. She spends the nights partying, usually not knowing where she is, when she wakes up. Because of that, she loses her job. Her only friend, Mitch, a recovering alcoholic himself, makes her go to an AA meeting, where she meets her neighbor, Elena. Elena tells Julia that she wants to kidnap her son who is living with his very rich grandfather and go back to Mexico with him and she needs Julia to help her. If Julia agrees, Elena will pay her 50,000 dollars. Out of control, Julia convinces herself to commit this violent crime
Women, war & peace ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Challenges the conventional wisdom that war and peace are men's domain and reveals the central role of women in the quest for peace and justice in modern warfare
 
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Swinton, Katherine Mathilda
Swinton, Katherine Matilda.
Swinton, Katherine Matilda, 1960-
TILDA SWINTON
Languages
English (342)
German (34)
Spanish (26)
Italian (9)
French (8)
Turkish (2)
Multiple languages (2)
Catalan (2)
Russian (1)
Chinese (1)
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