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Owen, Clive

Overview
Works: 278 works in 977 publications in 9 languages and 34,316 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Fiction  Historical drama  Action and adventure films  Historical films  Television adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Other, Artist
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Clive Owen
 
Most widely held works by Clive Owen
The Bourne identity by Robert Ludlum ( Visual )
31 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 3,523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bourne, is pulled from the sea suffering from amnesia with a pair of bullet wounds in his back. His only clue to his own identity is a bank account number etched on a capsule implanted in his body. He finds the Zurich bank where money, a gun, and several passports with different names await. He quickly realizes he can trust no one and offers a German gypsy named Maria ten thousand dollars for a ride to Paris. With Maria's reluctant help, Bourne edges closer to the truth, something CIA officials want concealed at all costs
Children of men by Alfonso Cuarón ( Visual )
52 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The world's youngest citizen has just died at 18, and humankind is facing the likelihood of its own extinction. Set in and around a dystopian London fractious with violence and warring nationalistic sects, Children of Men follows the unexpected discovery of a lone pregnant woman and the desperate journey to deliver her to safety and restore faith for a future beyond those presently on Earth
Elizabeth the golden age by Shekhar Kapur ( Visual )
25 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and German and held by 2,086 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1585: Philip II's Catholic Spain is the most powerful empire in the world. Only England, ruled by Protestant Elizabeth, stands against him. The Queen is threatened by a depleted treasury, constant threats of assassination, and plots by Philip to install her cousin, Queen Mary of Scotland, on her throne. To which end a great armada is poised to invade England--as punishment for the capture of his treasure-ships, and to make Europe safe for Catholicism--even as Elizabeth's attention is diverted to Sir Walter Raleigh, returned from the New World with two gifts: the territory of Virginia and tobacco. Facing her greatest challenge, Elizabeth must rally her country to safeguard her kingdom, destroy her enemies, and secure her position as "Mother to her people."
Inside man by Spike Lee ( Visual )
26 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 2,013 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
NYPD Detective Keith Frazier struggles to outsmart Dalton, a high-stakes bank robber who, along with a well-trained crew of accomplices, has seized control of a Wall Street bank. The robbers turn what initially looks like a hostage crisis into a personal crusade to expose some mysterious evil secrets. As the dangerous cat-and-mouse game unfolds, Madaline, a power broker with her own agenda, emerges and injects even more instability into an already volatile situation
King Arthur by Jerry Bruckheimer ( Visual )
38 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,996 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A reluctant leader, Arthur wishes only to leave Britain and return to the peace and stability of Rome. Before he can, one final mission leads him and his Knights of the Round Table - Lancelot, Galahad, Bors, Tristan, and Gawain - to the conclusion that when Rome is gone, Britain will need a leader to fill the void. Britain needs a king - someone not only to defend against the current threat of invading Saxons, but to lead the isle into the new age. Under the guidance of Merlin, and the beautiful Guinevere by his side, Arthur will have to find the strength to change the course of history
Frank Miller's Sin City by Frank Miller ( Visual )
37 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,749 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Welcome to Sin City, the town that beckons to the tough, the corrupt, and the brokenhearted. A universe of unlikely and reluctant heroes still try to do the right thing in a city that refuses to care. Four tales of crime in Sin City where it is infested with criminals, crooked cops and sexy dames- where some are searching for vengeance, some for redemption, and others are searching for both. The Man is a muscular brute who's looking for the person responsible for the death of his beloved Goldie. Another man is fed up with Sin City's corrupt law enforcement and decides to take the law into his own hands after a horrible mistake. A cop risks his life to protect a girl from a deformed pedophile. A hitman is looking to make a little cash. All based on the Graphic Novels by Frank Miller
Gosford Park by Robert Altman ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 1,738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Drama set at the country estate of Sir William McCordle in 1932, showing the lives of upstairs guests and downstairs servants at a hunting party weekend when one of the group is murdered
Closer by Mike Nichols ( Visual )
27 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dan, an aspiring novelist, cannot help but feel immensely attracted to Alice, a young American waitress and stripper who is in London after escaping from a failed relationship. After some time Dan meets Anna, a photographer who also attracts him. From there, things go downhill for Alice and Dan. Eventually Dan, Alice, Anna and Alice's fianceĢ, Larry, take part in a twisted dance of deceit, guilt and anger
Duplicity by Tony Gilroy ( Visual )
28 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ex-CIA officer Claire Stenwick and ex-MI6 agent Ray Koval are both racing to secure the formula for a product that will bring untold wealth to the company that lands the patent first. As the stakes begin to rise, so does the passion between Claire and Ray. Meanwhile, their mutual employers, industry giant Howard Tully and trailblazing CEO Dick Garsik start resorting to some seriously underhanded tactics as each hopes to gain an advantage over the competition. Claire and Ray engage in a series of schemes and double-crosses while contending with the fact that their mutual attraction could ultimately jeopardize their entire mission
The International by Tom Tykwer ( Visual )
19 editions published in 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Interpol Agent Louis Salinger and Manhattan Assistant District Attorney Eleanor Whitman are determined to bring to justice one of the world's most powerful banks. The two uncover illegal activities including money laundering, arms trading, and the destabilization of governments, Salinger and Whitman's investigation takes them around the world. Finding themselves in a high-stakes chase across the globe, their relentless tenacity puts their own lives at risk as the bank will stop at nothing, including murder, to continue financing terror and war
Derailed ( Visual )
18 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 1,223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Charles is a financially successful Chicago advertising director with a sick daughter and a slightly troubled marriage. Charles has a chance encounter with Lucinda, a lovely and quick-witted financial advisor who is also stuck in marital rut. Their chemistry is instant, but their eventual one-night-stand is interrupted by a mugger, who is out to milk Charles for every dollar he's got
Killer elite ( Visual )
21 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,057 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"When two of the world's most elite operatives -- Danny, a retired contract killer..., and Hunter, his longtime mentor... go up against the cunning leader of a secret military society..., their hunt takes them around the globe from Australia to Paris, London, and the Middle East. As the stakes rise along with the body count, Danny and Hunter are soon plunged into an action-packed game of cat-and-mouse where no one is what they seem"--Container
The boys are back by Scott Hicks ( Visual )
24 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 933 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After the unexpected death of his wife, a sportswriter finds himself consumed with grief and completely unprepared to raise two boys. Determined to bring joy back into their lives, he takes a 'just say yes' approach to parenting. And as freedom reigns, chaos ensues
Beyond borders by Martin Campbell ( Visual )
21 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 875 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
While attending a fundraising gala, Sarah witnesses a fiery plea delivered by an intruder - a renegade humanitarian, Dr. Nick Callahan. His pleas made on behalf of impoverished African children turns Sarah's life upside down. Sarah impulsively abandons her pampered life to work along his side. Her work takes her to volatile areas, where few have travelled to and even fewer have survived. She discovers harsh realities and encounters and ignites in her a passion for saving lives
Hemingway & Gellhorn ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 867 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the story of the passionate love affair and tumultuous marriage between Martha Gellhorn and Ernest Hemingway, following the adventurous writers through all the great conflicts of their time
Shoot 'em up ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 853 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mr. Smith is not the best idea for looking after a child, yet after stumbling upon a blazing shoot-out, helping to birth a child amidst a hail of gunfire, and seeing the mother die before his eyes, he becomes determined to protect the young innocent at all costs. His adversaries are equally determined, and they will not stop until the newborn is dead. Now, in order to ensure that maniacal criminal mastermind Mr. Hertz and his gang of henchmen do not succeed in accomplishing their evil deeds, Mr. Smith joins forces with a prostitute known as the Dairy Queen, who specializes in lactation fetishes, and flees into the bowels of the city while facing almost certain death on every street corner
The return of the native by Jack Gold ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 823 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young beauty who feels trapped living in the country with her grandfather plots her escape with a dashing suitor. But her plans are shaken when a handsome local man returns from Paris, hoping to make her his bride. Torn by her passion for two men, and a dream she will never abandon, Eustacia Vye learns that fate holds all the answers
Trust by David Schwimmer ( Visual )
15 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 794 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a young girl is assaulted by an older man she meets on the Internet, her family's bonds are ripped apart as her father searches across the country in an effort to track down her attacker and exact revenge
Shadow dancer ( Visual )
9 editions published in 2013 in English and German and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"When single mother Collette McVeigh ... is arrested for her part in an aborted IRA plot in London, an MI5 officer ... offers her a choice: lose everything and go to prison or return to Belfast to spy on her own family. With her son's life in her hands, Collette chooses to place her trust in the MI5 and return home. When her brothers' secret operation is ambushed, suspicions of an informant are raised and Collette finds both herself and her family in grave danger"--Container
Croupier by Mike Hodges ( Visual )
27 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
London's gambling world is the setting where aspiring writer Jack Manfred, suffering from writer's block, takes a job as a croupier to support his art. Knowing the dangers of the cards, Jack is adamant about remaining a professional outsider, but the temptations of the game inevitably swallow him deeper than he could have ever anticipated
 
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English (398)
Spanish (19)
German (18)
French (17)
Multiple languages (3)
Chinese (1)
Russian (1)
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