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Grant, Hugh

Overview
Works: 365 works in 1,952 publications in 8 languages and 45,924 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Film adaptations  Romance films  Science fiction films  Juvenile works  Children's films  Animated films  Biographical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, vac, Author, Other, Honoree, Creator, Singer, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Hugh Grant
Sense and sensibility by Ang Lee( Visual )

123 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 3,722 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells of the Dashwood sisters, sensible Elinor and passionate Marianne, whose chances at marriage seem doomed by their family's sudden loss of fortune
Bridget Jones's diary by Sharon Maguire( Visual )

128 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 3,078 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In her mid-thirties, still single and still being set up with dates by her mom, Bridget decides she needs to make a change in her life. She falls for her boss who uses her and then dumps her. In the meantime, Bridget keeps running into the divorced guy her mom tried to set her up with, and he happens to be ex-friends with her boss. She uses her diary as a confessional and she begins to wonder if she will ever find true love
Love actually by Richard Curtis( Visual )

91 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 2,917 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's all about love and holiday cheer in London. The Prime Minister is smitten with his caterer; a widower's young son nurses the ultimate schoolboy crush; a writer falls for his Portuguese housekeeper; a devoted wife and mother copes with her potentially unfaithful husband; and a lovelorn American is desperately attracted to a colleague
About a boy by Nick Hornby( Visual )

73 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 2,599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Will is a good-looking, smooth-talking bachelor whose primary goal in life is to avoid any kind of responsibility. So he decides to invent an imaginary son in order to meet attractive single moms. Will gets a lesson about life from a bright but hopelessly geeky 12-year-old named Marcus. Now, as Will struggles to teach Marcus the art of being cool, Marcus teaches Will that you are never too cool to grow up
Four Weddings and a Funeral by Mike Newell( Visual )

135 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 2,508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romantic comedy about a young man who meets the girl of his dreams at a friend's wedding. However, she slips through his fingers when the timing seems wrong, and they meet again at three more weddings and a funeral before the two finally connect
Notting Hill by Roger Michell( Visual )

114 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 2,413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world's most famous movie star falls in love with a small-time bookstore owner
Two weeks notice by Marc Lawrence( Visual )

42 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lucy Kelson, Chief Counsel for the Wade Corporation, one of New York City's top commercial real estate developers. She's a brilliant lawyer with a sharp, strategic mind. She also has an ulcer and doesn't get much sleep. It's not the job that's getting to her. It's her millionaire boss, George Wade. Handsome, charming and undeniably self-absorbed, he treats her more like a nanny than a Harvard Law grad and can barely choose a tie without her help. Now, after five years of calling the shots-on everything from his clothes to his divorce settlements, Lucy Kelson is calling it quits
Cloud atlas by Tom Tykwer( Visual )

38 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An exploration of how the actions of individual lives impact one another in the past, present and future, as one soul is shaped from a killer into a hero, and an act of kindness ripples across centuries to inspire a revolution. The story is a time-shifting weave of six interlinking narratives, with diverse settings from the savagery of a Pacific Island in the 1850s to a dystopian Korea of the near future
Music and lyrics by Marc Lawrence( Visual )

10 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 2,068 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alex Fletcher is a washed-up 80s pop star who has been reduced to working the nostalgia circuit of county fairs and amusement parks. The charismatic and talented musician gets a chance at a comeback when reigning pop diva Cora Corman invites him to write and record a duet with her
Bridget Jones : the edge of reason by Beeban Kidron( Visual )

37 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,011 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Not that Bridget is counting, but it's been six wonderful weeks, four fabulous days, and seven precious hours with one flawless boyfriend, Mark. But when mischievous and devilishly charming Daniel arrives on the scene claiming to be a reformed man, can Bridget find a way to make true love last forever?
The pirates! : band of misfits by Peter Lord( Visual )

29 editions published in 2012 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,781 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After years of humiliation and failed attempts to win the Pirate of the Year Award, Pirate Captain and his oddball crew go on a race to pillage the most booty. They soon cross paths with scientist Charles Darwin, who persuades the Captain that the crew's 'parrot, ' Polly, could be the answer to the riches they are searching for
Did you hear about the Morgans? by Marc Lawrence( Visual )

28 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 1,548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meryl and Paul Morgan are a highly successful Manhattan couple. Their almost perfect lives have only one notable failure - their dissolving marriage. But they witness a murder and become the targets of a contract killer. The Feds, protecting their witnesses, whisk them from their beloved New York to a tiny town in Wyoming, and a relationship that was on the rocks threatens to end completely, unless with their new Blackberry-free lives, the Morgans can slow down the pace and rekindle their passion
Florence Foster Jenkins by Stephen Frears( Visual )

18 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A New York socialite dreams of becoming a great opera singer. While the voice she hears in her head is beautiful, to everyone else it is hilariously awful. Her husband and biggest fan, St. Clair Bayfield is determined to protect his beloved Florence from the truth. But when Florence stages a huge concert at Carnegie Hall, he faces his greatest challenge to make sure her performance is a rousing success
Nine months by Chris Columbus( Visual )

29 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The news that his girlfriend is expecting a baby sends Sam, an unflappable child psychologist, into a panic. Torn between advice given by a well-meaning but over-bearing couple and his confirmed bachelor buddy, Sam is in serious danger of losing his mind and his girlfriend
American dreamz by Hugh Grant( Visual )

22 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"American Dreamz" is a wildly popular television singing contest program that has captured the country's attention. Aspiring Dreamz finalists include Sally, a Southern belle and Omer, a reluctant contestant with a penchant for show tunes. With the President of the United States serving as a guest judge of the final night of the season, the stage is set for an explosive show the nation will never forget
Maurice by James Ivory( Visual )

74 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 1,030 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

E.M. Forrester's story of two Edwardian-era Cambridge graduates that fall in love, but must abide by British society's strict norms regarding homosexuality
The Englishman who went up a hill but came down a mountain by Christopher Monger( Visual )

25 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 900 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man offends an entire town by declaring their mountain-- a prized local landmark-- to be a "hill." The eccentric and funny townspeople rally around their "mountain" and a fiery young woman charms the puzzled out-of-town cartographer into seeing things their way
Mickey Blue Eyes( Visual )

22 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 839 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michael Felgate, a Manhattan art autioneer, is eager to marry Gina, a schoolteacher he's been dating for three months. Gina's father is a gangster who extracts money for the mob, and he starts to out the squeeze on Michael, using the auction house as money laundering scam for dubious artwork
The rewrite( Visual )

9 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 815 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Screenwriter Keith Michaels was once on top of the world. Now he's divorced, broke, approaching fifty, and hasn't written a hit film in years. So when a university in the quiet town of Binghamton asks him to teach a course in screenwriting, Keith can't say no. His attitude slowly begins to change once he gets to know his students, including Holly, a single mom looking to start a new chapter in life
Small time crooks by Woody Allen( Visual )

27 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 812 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ray is an ex-convict who is married to Frenchy, a former stripper. Ray concocts a scheme to rob a bank by digging a tunnel from a defunct pizza place next door. As a cover, Frenchy opens a cookie shop in the storefront while Ray digs in the back. Ray's burglary is a failure, but Frenchy's cookies are a rousing success, and within a year the store has spawned a nationwide franchise that makes both rich. However, while Ray wants to move to Miami and bask in the sun, nouveau riche Frenchy now aspires to join high society, with posh art dealer David as her guide
 
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About a boy
Alternative Names
Grant, Hugh, 1960-

Grant, Hugh John

Grant, Hugh John Mungo

Grant, Hugh John Mungo 1960-

Grant, Hughie

Grant, Hughie 1960-

Hju Grant

Hjū Grānts

Hugh Grant acteur britannique

Hugh Grant aktor angielski

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Hugh Grant Britischer Schauspieler

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Hugh Grant English actor and a film producer

Hugo Grant

Xʹyu Grant

Χιου Γκραντ

Г'ю Грант

Хью Грант

Хью Грант британский актёр и кинопродюсер

Х'ю Грант

Хју Грант

Հյու Գրանտ

יו גרנט

حيۋ گرانت

هيو غرانت

هیو گرانت تهیه‌کننده و بازیگر بریتانیایی

ฮิว แกรนต์

ჰიუ გრანტი

휴 그랜트

グラント, ヒュー

ヒュー・グラント

休·格兰特

休葛蘭

修·葛蘭

曉·格蘭特

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Love actuallyAbout a boyFour Weddings and a FuneralNotting HillTwo weeks noticeMusic and lyricsDid you hear about the Morgans?American dreamz