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Thewlis, David 1963-

Overview
Works: 327 works in 1,363 publications in 8 languages and 55,354 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films  Children's films  Biographical films  War films  Historical films  History  Animal films 
Roles: Actor, Author of screenplay, Author, Performer, vac, Singer, Narrator, Other, Director, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about David Thewlis
 
Most widely held works by David Thewlis
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows by David Yates( Visual )

73 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 5,450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part 2. In the epic finale, the battle between good and evil forces of the wizarding world escalates into an all-out war. It all ends here
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by J. K Rowling( Visual )

44 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in English and French and held by 4,841 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Year three at Hogwarts means new fun and challenges as Harry learns the delicate art of approaching a Hippogriff, transforming shape-shifting Boggarts into hilarity and even turning back time. But the term also brings danger: soul-sucking Dementors hover over the school, an ally of the accursed He-Who-Cannot-Be-Named lurks within the castle walls, and fearsome wizard Sirius Black escapes Azkaban
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince by David Yates( Visual )

51 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 3,798 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emboldened by the return of Lord Voldemort, the Death Eaters are wreaking havoc in both the Muggle and wizarding worlds. Hogwarts, once thought to be a safe haven, may no longer be safe. Harry suspects that new dangers may lie within the castle, but Dumbledore is more intent upon preparing him for the final battle that he knows is fast approaching. Harry will have to help him uncover a vital key to unlocking Voldemort's defenses, a critical piece of information known only to Horace Slughorn, Hogwarts' former Potions Professor. Dumbledore manipulates his old colleague into returning to his previous post with promises of more money, a bigger office and the chance to teach the famous Harry Potter
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix by David Yates( Visual )

33 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 3,318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lord Voldemort has returned, but the ministry of Magic is doing everything it can to keep the wizarding world from knowing the truth. They appoint Ministry official Dolores Umbridge as the new Defense Against the Dark Arts professor at Hogwarts. When Umbridge refuses to teach practical defensive magic, Ron and Hermione convince Harry to secretly train a select group of students for the wizarding war that lies ahead. A terrifying showdown between good and evil awaits
War horse by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

44 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 3,129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in rural England and Europe during the First World War, the story begins with the friendship between a horse named Joey and a young man called Albert, who tames and trains him. When they are forcefully parted, the film follows the journey of the horse as he moves through the war, changing and inspiring the lives of all those he meets; British cavalry, German soldiers, and a French farmer and his granddaughter
Black Beauty by Louise Colln( Visual )

41 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Faithfully based on Anne Sewell's classic novel, this beloved horse story is told by its hero, the gallant Beauty, whose joyous and heartbreaking life takes him from idyllic days on a country squire's estate to London's hard, cobblestoned streets, through decades of owners both kindly and harsh
The Boy in the Striped Pajamas by Mark Herman( Visual )

40 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 2,345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Poland during World War II. Innocent and naive 8-year-old Bruno is bored and restless in his new home. Ignoring his mother, he sets off on an adventure in the woods. He comes across a high fence which separates him from the people he can see through it. Soon he meets a young boy in striped pajamas, and a surprising friendship develops
The theory of everything by James Marsh( Visual )

15 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 2,214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The story of renowned astrophysicist Stephen Hawking, who falls deeply in love with fellow Cambridge student Jane Wilde. Once a healthy, active young man, Hawking received an earth-shattering diagnosis at 21 years of age. With Jane fighting tirelessly by his side, Stephen embarks on his most ambitious scientific work, studying the very thing he now has precious little of: time. Together, they defy impossible odds, breaking new ground in medicine and science, and achieving more than they could ever have dreamed" -- Back of container
The new world by Terrence Malick( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 2,024 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the beginning of the 17th century, three ships arrive in "The New World," to found the settlement of Jamestown, in what will become the colony of Virginia. The English see a pristine Eden, and the inhabitants of the great native civilization see invaders. Captain John Smith--sent on a reconnaissance mission to scope out "the Naturals'" fortifications--is quickly captured and sentenced to death by the chief. At the last moment the chief's favorite daughter, Pocahontas, throws herself upon Smith and begs her father to spare his life. The passionate and noble young native woman and the ambitious soldier of fortune find themselves torn between the undeniable requirements of civic duty and the inescapable demands of the heart. Love, loss, and discovery animate the story, an elegiac celebration of the America that was ... and the America that was yet to come
Seven years in Tibet by Jean-Jacques Annaud( Visual )

52 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,793 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heinrich Harrer is an Austrian national and a Nazi sympathizer. He leaves Austria in 1939 to climb a mountain in the Himalayas. Through a series of circumstances (including POW camp), he and fellow climber Peter Aufschnaiter become the only two foreigners in the Tibetan holy city of Lhasa. There, Heinrich's life changes forever as he becomes a close confidant to the young Dalai Lama
Kingdom of heaven by William B Monahan( Visual )

19 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orlando Bloom stars as Balian, a young Frenchman in Medieval Jerusalem during the Crusades, who, having lost everything, finds redemption in a heroic fight against overwhelming forces to save his people and fulfill his destiny as a knight
Dragonheart : 2 legendary tales by Rob Cohen( Visual )

54 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 1,508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Long ago, when majestic fire-breathers soared through the skies, there lived a knight who would come face-to-face and heart-to-heart with the most remarkable creature that ever existed, the dragon
Anonymous by Roland Emmerich( Visual )

24 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Was Shakespeare a fraud? Who really wrote about cloak-and-dagger political intrigue, illicit romances in the Royal Court, and the schemes of greedy nobles hungry for the power of the throne? Set against the backdrop of the succession of Queen Elizabeth I, and the Essex Rebellion against her, intrigue and suspense advance the theory that it was really Edward De Vere, Earl of Oxford, who penned Shakespeare's plays
Anomalisa by Walter Kaufmann( Visual )

23 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 1,249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michael Stone, husband, father and noted author, travels to Cincinnati to speak at a customer service conference. But once he's separated from the routine of his daily life, a chance encounter helps him to realize just what, and whom, he's been missing
Timeline by Michael Crichton( Visual )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 1,246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of present-day archeology students are stunned to discover a handwritten plea for help dated April 2, 1357 ... from their own professor. He's been blasted back in time to the 14th century. To rescue him, they must travel back and survive one of the most violent battles in world history--and make it back to the 21st century alive
The fifth estate by Bill Condon( Visual )

23 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in English and French and held by 1,245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange and his colleague Daniel Domscheit-Berg team up to become underground watchdogs of the very powerful. They create a platform that allows whistleblowers to anonymously leak covert data. But when Assange and Berg gain access to the biggest trove of confidential intelligence documents in U.S. history, they battle each other and a defining question of our time: what are the costs of keeping secrets in a free society, and what are the costs of exposing them?
Legend( Visual )

18 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and German and held by 1,217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of the rise and fall of London's most notorious gangsters, Reggie and Ron Kray, both portrayed by Tom Hardy in an amazing double performance. It is a classic crime thriller taking viewers into the secret history of the 1960s and the extraordinary events that secured the infamy of the Kray twins
Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

10 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and German and held by 1,205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michael Fassbender and Marion Cotillard star in this adaptation of Shakespeare's tragedy. After three witches foretell that Scottish nobleman Macbeth (Fassbender) will be king he becomes obssessed by the idea. Encouraged by his wife Lady Macbeth (Cotillard), his ambition becomes all-consuming and he kills the reigning monarch, King Duncan (David Thewlis). But Macbeth becomes a tyrannical ruler, filled with anxiety over who he can trust... The cast also includes Elizabeth Debicki, Sean Harris, Paddy Considine and David Hayman
Dinotopia by David Thewlis( Visual )

13 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 1,011 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a small plane flown by Frank Scott crashes into the Caribbean, only his 2 teenage sons, Karl and David, make it to shore, only to find themselves castaways on Dinotopia -- a fantastic lost continent where humans and dinosaurs peacefully coexist. The boys soon learn that they are the keys to Dinotopia's survival and must journey to a dark and foridden territory in a last attempt to save their new home
Naked by Mike Leigh( Visual )

58 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A charming, eloquent, and vicious drifter on the lam in London rejects those who would care for him and hurls himself into a nocturnal odyssey through the city, colliding with a succession of desperate and dispossessed people and scorching everyone in his path
 
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Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
Alternative Names
David Thewlis acteur britannique

David Thewlis aktor brytyjski

David Thewlis attore britannico

David Thewlis britischer Schauspieler

David Thewlis britisk skodespelar

David Thewlis britisk skuespiller

David Thewlis Brits acteur

David Thewlis brittisk skådespelare

Deivids Tevliss

Dejvid Tjulis

Thewlis, David.

Wheeler, David 1963-

Ντέιβιντ Θιούλις

Давид Тьюліс

Дейвид Тюлис

Дејвид Тјулис

Дэвид Тьюлис

Դևիդ Թյուլիս

דייוויד ת'יוליס

دیوید تیولیس بازیگر بریتانیایی

დევიდ თევლისი

데이비드 슐리스

デヴィッド・シューリス

大卫·休里斯

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Harry Potter and the Half-Blood PrinceHarry Potter and the Order of the PhoenixThe new worldSeven years in TibetDragonheart : 2 legendary talesTimelineNaked