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Grant, Richard E. 1957-

Overview
Works: 374 works in 1,398 publications in 8 languages and 39,966 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Fantasy films  Romance films  Historical films  Detective and mystery films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Biographical films  Animated films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Director, Author of screenplay, Performer, Author, Other, Author of introduction, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Richard E Grant
The Iron Lady by Phyllida Lloyd( Visual )

37 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A surprising and intimate portrait of Margaret Thatcher, the first female Prime Minister of the United Kingdom. One of the 20th century's most famous and influential women, Thatcher came from nowhere to smash through barriers of gender and class to be heard in a male-dominated world
Logan by James Mangold( Visual )

43 editions published in 2017 in 4 languages and held by 2,381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the near future, a weary Logan cares for an ailing Professor X in a hide out on the Mexican border. But Logan's attempts to hide from the world and his legacy are up-ended when a young mutant arrives, being pursued by dark forces
Gosford Park by Robert Altman( Visual )

44 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
Downton Abbey( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 2,019 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Season Five begins in 1924, the radio is the latest miracle, a new Labour government heralds changes through the land, and Downton's traditional ways are besieged on all fronts. Robert, Mary, and Branson must navigate these shifting sands together to ensure the future of the estate for generations to come. As Branson finds himself playing a more crucial role at Downton than ever before, he can't help but question his place in the world. Mary is finally coming to accept that she would like to marry again, but will she ever be able to find the same happiness that she had with Matthew? And with no news of her beloved Gregson, Edith suffers under the burden of her terrible secret. Downstairs, all of the servants must consider what effect social changes may have on their working lives. No one, Mr. Carson to Daisy, will be left unaffected. The Crawley family and the servants who work for them remain inseparably intertwined as they rise to meet the new challenges of the day
Tim Burton's Corpse Bride by Mike Johnson( Visual )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 1,527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un hombre pone en el dedo de una mujer muerta, como broma, un anillo de compromiso. Pero lo que no sabe el pobre mortal es que la muerta reclamará sus derechos como "prometida."
The Age of Innocence by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

14 editions published between 1993 and 2018 in English and French and held by 1,518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In New York City in the 1870s, a rigid social code governs how people talk, walk, meet, part, dine, earn their livings, fall in love, and marry. Not a word of the code is written down anywhere, but these people have been studying it since they were born. In this elegant milieu, marriages, like treaties between nations, exist to provide for the orderly transmission of wealth; scions of old and rich families understand that their personal desires have no place in the design. One such is Newland Archer, engaged to marry pretty young May Welland. When he becomes entranced with May's cousin Ellen, the notorious Countess Olenska, every member of that class mobilizes to prevent Archer from doing anything that threatens their needs
Twelfth night, or, What you will( Visual )

19 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 1,450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shipwrecked on an unfriendly Illyrian shore, Viola, believing her twin brother is dead, disguises herself in male attire and joins the retinue of the lovesick Duke Orsino
The player by Robert Altman( Visual )

15 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in English and held by 1,167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"I was just thinking what an interesting concept it is to eliminate the writer from the artistic process. If we could just get rid of these actors and directors, maybe we've got something here."--Griffin Mill. Griffin is a slick, successful film studio vice president whose primary duty is to listen to story pitches from a constant stream of writers. Like all Hollywood producers, he's always looking over his shoulder, and he thinks up-and-comer Larry Levy is after his job. Along with power lunches, corporate in-fighting, and bottom-line priorities, a mysterious someone--probably an ignored and angry screenwriter--has been leaving him threatening postcards. When he finally takes action, his cool aplomb deserts him, things go seriously sideways, and Griffin's world begins falling apart
Penelope by Mark Palansky( Visual )

16 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Penelope Wilhern is born to wealthy socialites. She is afflicted by the Wilhern spell that can only be broken when she finds love. Hidden away in her family's estate, the lonely girl meets a string of suitors in her parent's futile attempt to break the curse. Each eligible bachelor is enamored with Penelope and her sizable dowry, but only until her curse is revealed. Lemon, a mischievous and eager tabloid reporter, wants a photograph of the mysterious Penelope and hires Max to pose as a prospective suitor to get the shot. The handsome down-on-his luck gambler finds himself falling for Penelope. He decides to disappear so he will not disappoint her or to expose his surreptitious ways. Fed up by this latest betrayal and determined to live life on her own terms, Penelope breaks free from her family and ventures into the world alone. She finds adventure and meets Annie, her first friend, and becomes the person she was meant to be
A Christmas carol by Charles Dickens( Visual )

34 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Patrick Stewart (X-Men, Star Trek: The Next Generation) stars as Scrooge, the mean-spirited miser who gets his terrifying comeuppance when he imagines he's visited by ghosts of Christmas Past, Present and Future, and taken on a life-altering journey."--Container
Their finest by Lone Scherfig( Visual )

13 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 1,149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 1940 London, the story is an ode to how women played a major role in boosting national morale during the Blitz of London in the second World War
The little vampire by Uli Edel( Visual )

14 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and French and held by 796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For Tony Thompson (Lipnicki) third grade really bites. He's in a new school, in a new country, and he's having trouble fitting in. But things change when Tony befriends a young vampire named Rudolph. Soon Tony and Rudolph are going on fang-tastic flying adventures, eluding vampire hunters and driving the countryside of Scotland batty
Bram Stoker's Dracula by Francis Ford Coppola( Visual )

5 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 791 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En drácula de Bram Stocker, Coppola regresa al mito original de Drácula, y de ese romance gótico crea una obra maestra. La metamorfosis de Gary Oldman como Drácula - quien se convierte de viejo a joven, de hombre a bestia - es extraordinaria. Winona Ryder le brinda igual intensidad a su papel de bella joven que se convierte en objeto de devastador deseo de Drácula. Anthony Hopkins co-estelariza como el afamado doctor que se atreve a creer en Drácula y que después se atreve a confrontarlo. Opulento, deslumbrante e irresistible, este es Drácula como nunca antes lo ha visto. Y una vez que vea Drácula de Bram Stoker, nunca la olvidará
Khumba( Visual )

16 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A half-striped zebra blamed for the drought in Great Karoo embarks on a quest to earn his stripes by finding the legendary waterhole and saving the animals back home
L.A. story by Mick Jackson( Visual )

21 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wacky television weatherman thinks his life is perfect except for an erratic relationship with a style-conscious girlfriend. Then, one bright and smoggy L.A. day, an electronic freeway sign changes his life, when its advice leads him into a frivolous romance with a young and beautiful blond and, ultimately, to true love with the woman of his dreams
Hard times by Charles Dickens( Visual )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and held by 630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Local MP and schoolmaster Thomas Gradgrind raises his children, Louisa and Tom, in the utilitarian fashion, stressing reason and fact and dismissing imagination and emotion. Under his influence, Louisa grows cold while Tom turns to a secret life of drinking and gambling. To be nearer her brother, Louisa accepts an offer of marriage from his boss, the self-mad, self-important banker Josiah Bounderby, though she does not love him. But soon finds herself succumbing to the attentions of the lothario James Harthouse. All the while, Mrs. Sparsit, a former aristocrat who now works for Bounderby, obsessively watches as the drama unfolds, longing for Louisa's downfall
The nutcracker : the untold story by Andrey Konchalovsky ( '10 ) Movie( Visual )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Experience the classic holiday tale of the Nutcracker brought to life like you have never seen it before. This all-new film features a highly-acclaimed cast ... Join Mary on a magical adventure when her toy nutcracker comes to life and whisks her away to a magical kingdom filled with fantastical toys, sugar plums and dancing fairies. Mary soon discovers the evil Rat King is threatening the kingdom and in order to save the Nutcracker, Mary must uncover a hidden secret to free the prince and restore his kingdom. Based on the story that inspired Russian composer Tchaikovsky to create the music for the iconic ballet ..."--Back of container
Agatha Christie Marple( Visual )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miss Marple returns to help solve mysteries with her keen powers of observation and her quiet common-sense analysis. Towards zero: Eyebrows arch when the dashing Wimbledon tennis star Nevile Strange arrives with his attractive new wife, even though the first wife is also attending. Miss Marple observes the tightly wound group as they holiday by the sea, sensing the sexual tensions and unresolved jealousies that lead to murder. Nemesis: Miss Marple receives a request from an old friend, the recently deceased Mr. Rafiel, to investigate a possible crime. The only direction he leaves her is to look for clues on a mystery bus tour. At Bertram's Hotel: Revisiting a glamorous London hotel that she remembers fondly from her girlhood, Miss Marple finds that nothing has changed, including the atmosphere of danger beneath its highly polished veneer. Ordeal by Innocence: Miss Marple is invited to a wedding of her former housemaid Gwenda, and her fiancé Leo Argyle. Leo's grown children and family are still reeling from the murder of their mother and the execution of their brother Jacko for the crime. A stranger arrives who exonerates Jacko, leading all to realize that the real murderer is still in their midst
Henry & June by Philip Kaufman( Visual )

15 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The unconventional American author, Henry Miller, a young Parisian writer, Anais Nin, and Henry's sensual wife, June, forge an unforgettable journey into the uncharted territory of human relationships
Queen & country by John Boorman( Visual )

5 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sequel to Hope and Glory, Bill Rohan is grown up and drafted into the army where he and his best mate battle their snooty superiors on the base and look for love in town
 
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Alternative Names
Grant Esterhuysen, Richard 1957-

Grant, Richard E.

Grant, Richard Esterhuysen 1957-...

Riçard Qrant

Richard E. Grant acteur britannique

Richard E. Grant aktor

Richard E. Grant attore e doppiatore britannico

Richard E. Grant britischer Schauspieler

Richard E. Grant Brits acteur

Richard E. Grant britský herec

Richard E. Grant Swazi-English actor

Ρίτσαρντ Ε. Γκραντ

Грант Ричард И.

Ричард Грант

Ричард Грант ҳунарманд

ריצ'רד אי. גרנט

ريتشارد جرانت

ریچارد ای گرانت بازیگر و کاشف بریتانیایی

리처드 E. 그랜트

リチャード・E・グラント

理查·E·格蘭特

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