WorldCat Identities

Grant, Hugh

Overview
Works: 312 works in 2,200 publications in 9 languages and 47,535 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Film adaptations  Romance films  Action and adventure films  Science fiction films  Biographical films  Spy films  Juvenile works 
Roles: Actor, Performer, vac, Author, Other, Honoree, Singer, Author of introduction, Contributor, Creator
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 )

137 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 3,709 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 )

151 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 3,064 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 )

103 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 2,979 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 )

79 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 2,602 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 5 languages and held by 2,468 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 )

121 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 2,431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world's most famous movie star falls in love with a small-time bookstore owner
Cloud atlas by Tom Tykwer( Visual )

48 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,366 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
Two weeks notice by Marc Lawrence( Visual )

43 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,306 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
Music and lyrics by Marc Lawrence( Visual )

36 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"First you're hot, then you're not...and then you're Alex Fletcher. So when the sizzlingest tween queen on the charts asks the has-been '80s pop sensation to write her a song, he grabs for another chance at stardom. Problem: Alex can say it with music, but he sure can't say it with words. Enter Sophie Fisher, his beguiling if quirky plant lady, who has an unexpected green thumb for lyrics. Together, they go after songwriting success - and discover that if you want to write the perfect love song, it helps to fall in love"--Container
Florence Foster Jenkins by Stephen Frears( Visual )

36 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 2,200 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
Bridget Jones by Hugh Grant( Visual )

39 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,065 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

London-based thirty-something Bridget Jones continues her romantic relationship with Mark Darcy, despite many humorous complications
The pirates! : band of misfits by Peter Lord( Visual )

31 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,801 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 )

30 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 1,538 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
Nine months by Chris Columbus( Visual )

30 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,226 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 Paul Weitz( Visual )

26 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"American Dreamz" is a wildly popular television singing contest program that has captured the country's attention. This new season showcases a competition between Sally, a young Midwestern gal and Omer, a showtunes-loving young man from Orange County. The recently depressed President of the United States wants in on the craze and signs up for the potentially explosive season finale
Maurice by James Ivory( Visual )

82 editions published between 1986 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 1,064 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 rewrite( Visual )

25 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and German and held by 941 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
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 885 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-towner into seeing things their way
The man from U.N.C.L.E. by Guy Ritchie( Visual )

15 editions published in 2015 in English and French and held by 848 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

CIA agent Napoleon Solo and KGB agent Illya Kuryakin team up on a joint mission to stop a mysterious international criminal organization, which is bent on destabilizing the fragile balance of power through the proliferation of nuclear weapons and technology. The duo's only lead is the daughter of a vanished German scientist, who is the key to infiltrating the criminal organization, and they must race against time to find him and prevent a worldwide catastrophe
Mickey Blue Eyes( Visual )

25 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 832 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
 
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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

Hugh Grant attore britannico

Hugh Grant Britischer Schauspieler

Hugh Grant Brits acteur

Hugh Grant britský herec

Hugh Grant English actor and film producer

Hugo Grant

Hyu Qrant

Xʹyu Grant

Χιου Γκραντ

Г’ю Грант

Г'ю Грант

Хью Грант

Хью Грант британский актёр и кинопродюсер

Х'ю Грант

Хју Грант

Հյու Գրանտ

גערנעט, יו

גראנט, יו

גרענט, יו

גרענעט, יו

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 dreamzThe Englishman who went up a hill but came down a mountain