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The chronicles of Narnia by Richard Dempsey( Visual )

34 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 3,847 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lucy Pevenise, along with her older brothers Edmund and Peter, and her older sister, Susan, are in London during the initial bombing raids of WW II. Like many families, their parents decide to send them to the country for safer keeping. Peter, the oldest, is told to watch over the children and make sure they stay safe. This simple request will test Peter's ability to protect his siblings, especially after Lucy discovers an amazing secret. The children 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 discovers 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." Lucy rushes back to tell her brothers and sister, but they don't believe her. That is until they all get into the wardrobe one day and find out she's been telling the truth. Soon a prophecy is revealed. It is said that when Aslan returns, two daughters of Eve and two sons of Adam will come back and reclaim the four thrones of Narnia
The curious case of Benjamin Button by Eric Roth( Visual )

26 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,928 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 )

36 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,748 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
The Grand Budapest Hotel by Wes Anderson( Visual )

21 editions published in 2014 in English and German and held by 2,699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Grand Budapest Hotel recounts the adventures of Gustave H, a legendary concierge at a famous European hotel between the wars, and Zero Moustafa, the lobby boy who becomes his most trusted friend. The story involves the theft and recovery of a priceless Renaissance painting and the battle for an enormous family fortune -- all against the back-drop of a suddenly and dramatically changing Continent
Moonrise Kingdom by Wes Anderson( Visual )

27 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Set on an island off the coast of New England in the summer of 1965, Moonrise Kingdom 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 every which way." -- Back of container
Burn after reading by Joel Coen( Visual )

45 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,197 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. Katie's lover is Treasury agent Harry Pfarrer. The disc eventually finds its way to Hardbodies, a workout gym. An employee of the gym, Chad Feldheimer obtains the disc and ascertains that it contains classified government information. Along with his fellow employee, Linda Litzke, he intends to use the disc to blackmail Osbourne. When blackmailing him fails, Linda decides to take the information to the Russian embassy. At the embassy, she hands the disc over to the Russians, promising that she will give them more information. Linda and Chad don't have any more information, so they decide to break into Cox's house. This brings about a series of events that no one foresees
Chronicles of Narnia by Michael Apted( Visual )

25 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and French and held by 2,170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Lucy and Edmund Pensive, 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 Aslan on a mission that will determine the fate of Narnia itself!
Adaptation by Spike Jonze( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in English and German and held by 1,848 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blends fictional characters and situations with the lives of real people: obsessive orchid hunter John Laroche, "New Yorker" journalist Susan Orlean, Hollywood screenwriter Charlie Kaufman and his twin brother Donald. As Charlie struggles to adapt a best-selling book, he writes himself into the movie plot. DVD
Hail, Caesar! by Joel Coen( Visual )

16 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An all-star comedy set during the latter years of Hollywood's Golden Age. It follows a single day in the life of a studio fixer who is presented with plenty of problems to fix
We need to talk about Kevin by Lynne Ramsay( Visual )

45 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,601 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"--www.imdb.com
Vanilla sky by Cameron Crowe( Visual )

17 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,592 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
Snowpiercer by Ed Harris( Visual )

33 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film is set in the future (AD 2031) where, after a failed experiment to stop global warming, an ice age kills off all life on the planet except for the inhabitants of the Snowpiercer, a train that travels around the globe and is powered by a sacred perpetual-motion engine. Its inhabitants are divided by class; the lower-class passengers in one of the last cars stage an uprising, moving car by car up to the front of the train, where the oppressive rich and powerful ride
Orlando by Virginia Woolf( Visual )

94 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,426 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
Trainwreck by Judd Apatow( Visual )

14 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 1,343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Since she was little girl, Amy (Amy Schumer) has been taught that monogamy isn't realistic. Now a magazine writer, Amy lives by that credo; enjoying an uninhibited life free from stifling, boring romantic commitment. But when she finds herself starting to fall for the subject of the new article she's writing, a charming and successful sports doctor (Bill Hader), Amy starts to wonder if other grown-ups, including this guy who really seems to like her, might on to something."--Container
Broken flowers by Jim Jarmusch( Visual )

14 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 1,298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Bill Murray in one of his best performances."--Roger Ebert, Chicago Sun-Times
Only Lovers Left Alive by Jim Jarmusch( Visual )

28 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set against the romantic desolation of Detroit and Tangier, an underground musician, deeply depressed by the direction of human activities, reunites with his resilient and enigmatic lover. Their love story has already endured several centuries at least, but their debauched idyll is soon disrupted by her wild and uncontrollable younger sister. Can these wise but fragile outsiders continue to survive as the modern world collapses around them?
Io sono l'amore by Luca Guadagnino( Visual )

12 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,037 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
Galápagos( Visual )

17 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 861 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 deep end by Scott McGehee( Visual )

26 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 859 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
A bigger splash( Visual )

12 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and German and held by 786 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's the story of a famous rock star vacationing with her lover on a remote Italian island. While the couple basks in the foreshadowing heat of the Mediterranean sun, their lives are soon disrupted by the unexpected visit of an old flame and his seductive daughter, creating a whirlwind of jealousy, passion and, ultimately, danger for everyone involved
 
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Swinton, Katherine Mathilda 1960-

Swinton, Katherine Matilda.

Swinton, Katherine Matilda 1960-

Tilda Svinton

TILDA SWINTON

Tilda Swinton actrice britannique

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Tilda Swinton attrice britannica

Tilda Swinton britische Schauspielerin

Tilda Swinton British actress and model

Tilda Swinton britisk skodespelar

Tilda Swinton britisk skuespiller

Tilda Swinton Brits acteur

Tilda Swinton Brits actrice

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Τίλντα Σουίντον

Суинтон, Тильда

Тилда Свинтон

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Тільда Свінтон

Цільда Суінтан

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تيلدا سوينتون

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