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Phoenix, Joaquin

Overview
Works: 236 works in 1,047 publications in 9 languages and 35,476 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Juvenile works  Fiction  Film adaptations  Personal narratives  Diaries  Musical films  Biographical films  Biography 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Producer, Author of screenplay, Narrator, Scenarist, Singer, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Gladiator by Ridley Scott ( Visual )
153 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 4,674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Roman general refuses to transfer his loyalty to the new Emperor, Commodus. He becomes a slave and then a gladiator, fighting in the Roman Colosseum in defiance of the Emperor
Hotel Rwanda by Terry George ( Visual )
60 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 3,494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the true story of Paul Rusesabagina, a five-star-hotel manager who uses his wits and persuasion in striving to save more than 1,200 Tutsis and Hutus from being massacred by the Interahamwe militia during the 1994 Rwandan conflict
Walk the line by James Mangold ( Visual )
70 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 3,490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces Johnny Cash's childhood, including his distant father to his early attempts at a music career. At this point in his life he marries his girlfriend Vivian. During a tour with singer/musicians Elvis and Jerry Lee Lewis, he encounters singer June Carter, and his love for her, and her rejection of him through the years, spurs him into drugs, drinking, and depression. June is both a sassy spitfire singer whose charm breaks hearts and eventually becomes a sympathetic friend who tries to help Johnny get over her. A true love story of two country music stars
Brother Bear by Walt Disney ( Visual )
14 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 2,318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kenai, a young Native American boy who wants to be a man, sets out to take revenge after his older brother is killed by a mother bear protecting her cubs. When Kenai finds himself magically transformed into the creature he hates most, a bear, he must literally walk in another's footsteps while learning some life lessons. In his quest to return to human form, he is befriended by a talkative bear cub, aided by encounters with two dumb Canadian moose siblings, and forced to flee from his remaining older brother, who is hunting Kenai the bear on his own mission of revenge and honor
Signs by Mel Gibson ( Visual )
25 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 2,255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Hess family wake up one morning to find a 500 foot crop circle in their backyard. They are told that extraterrestrials are responsible. This is the emotional story of one family as they encounter the terrifying last moments of life as the world is being invaded
The village by M. Night Shyamalan ( Visual )
25 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,920 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a quiet, isolated village in old Pennsylvania, there lies a pact between the people of the village and the creatures who reside in the surrounding woods. The townspeople do not enter the woods, and the creatures do not enter the village. The pact stays intact for many years, that is until the headstrong Lucius Hunt seeks medical supplies from neighboring towns beyond the woods. Animal carcasses begin to appear around the village, causing the elders to fear for the safety of the village, the sanctity of the pact, and so much more
Ladder 49 by Touchstone Home Entertainment (Firm) ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 1,894 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Probationary firefighter Jack Morrison matures into a seasoned veteran of the Baltimore Fire Department under the watchful eye of his mentor, Chief Mike Kennedy. Responding to the worst blaze in his career, he becomes trapped inside a 20-story building. As Jack reflects on his life--seeing his first fire, bonding with fellow firefighters, the impact his job has had on his wife and kids--Chief Kennedy frantically coordinates the effort to save Jack's life
The master by Paul Thomas Anderson ( Visual )
36 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,877 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In post-World War II America, a naval veteran arrives home unsettled and uncertain of his future, until he is tantalized by The Cause and its charismatic leader
Her by Spike Jonze ( Visual )
27 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,789 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in Los Angeles in the slight future, Theodore, a complex, soulful man who makes his living writing touching personal letters for other people. Heartbroken after the end of a long relationship, he becomes intrigued with a new, advanced operating system, which promises to be an intuitive and unique entity in its own right. Upon initiating it, he is delighted to meet "Samantha", a bright, female voice who is insightful, sensitive and surprisingly funny. As her needs and desires grow, in tandem with his own, their friendship deepens into an eventual love for each other
We own the night by Joaquin Phoenix ( Visual )
17 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 1,248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
New York City, November 1988. Bobby Green is the manager of a Russian nightclub owned by Marat Buzhayev. The club is frequented by gangsters like Buzhayev's nephew Vadim. Despite Bobby's hedonistic and amoral lifestyle, he is committed to his girlfriend Amada. Bobby has a secret, however, which he guards closely. His brother is Police Captain Joseph Grusinsky and his father, Bert, is a legendary Deputy Chief. Bobby's strained relationship with his father and brother is tested when Bert warns his son that the police mean to clean up the drugs and Bobby will have to have to choose a side. After Joseph is badly wounded in an assassination attempt, Bobby finds that he can no longer remain neutral. When he discovers his father could be next, Bobby realizes they will only be safe when Nezhinski and his organization are destroyed, so Bobby and Joseph join forces for an all-out assault
Two lovers by James Gray ( Visual )
26 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After Leonard moves back into the home he grew up in to mend a broken heart, he meets two women in quick succession. Michelle is a mysterious and beautiful neighbor. Sandra is the lovely and caring daughter of a businessman who is buying out his family's dry-cleaning business. Leonard is forced to make an impossible decision, between desire and the comfort of love, or risk falling back into the same darkness that nearly killed him
To die for ( Visual )
24 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 889 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a small town in New Hampshire, a media sensation erupts over a murder case against Suzanne Stone. She is accused of persuading teenagers to kill her husband, Larry Maretto. Obsessed with becoming a TV personality, she views her husband's desire for children as an impediment to her career
Walk the Line Original Motion Picture Soundtrack by Johnny Cash ( Recording )
25 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 831 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Get rhythm; (Joaquin Phoenix) --; I walk the line; (Joaquin Phoenix) --; Wildwood flower; (Reese Witherspoon) --; Lewis boogie; (Waylon Malloy Payne) --; Ring of fire; (Joaquin Phoenix) --; You're my baby; (Johnathan Rice) --; Cry cry cry; (Joaquin Phoenix) --; Folsom Prison blues; (Joaquin Phoenix) --; That's all right; (Tyler Hilton) --; Juke box blues; (Reese Witherspoon) --; It ain't me, babe; (Joaquin Phoenix & Reese Witherspoon) --; Home of the blues; (Joaquin Phoenix) --; Milk cow blues; (Tyler Hilton) --; I'm a long way from home; (Shooter Jennings) --; Cocaine blues; (Joaquin Phoenix) --; Jackson; (Joaquin Phoenix & Reese Witherspoon)
Reservation Road ( Visual )
21 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 828 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two fathers are forced to live with the same tragedy in two very different ways after an incident that involves them both on the same road
Quills by Philip Kaufman ( Visual )
15 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Confined to a madhouse, the Marquis de Sade smuggles his erotic stories to a printer via a laundry maid, defying orders to stop publishing
I'm still here by Casey Affleck ( Visual )
13 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A raw, fictional "documentary" on Joaquin Phoenix's career transition from the acting world to a career as an aspiring rapper. Sometimes funny, sometimes shocking, and always riveting, the film is a portrait of an artist at a crossroads. Defying expectations, it deftly explores notions of courage and creative reinvention, as well as the ramifications of a life spent in the public eye
The yards by James Gray ( Visual )
21 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and French and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Released from prison after taking the fall for a group of his friends, Leo Handler just wants to get his life back on track. But when he takes a job with his powerfully inflential Uncle Frank and reconnects with his old friend Willie, Leo finds himself unwittingly drawn into a world of sabotage, high-stakes payoffs and even murder. Then, he discovers a secret that makes him the target of the city's most ruthless family--his own
I'm still here real diaries of young people who lived during the Holocaust ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Brings to life the diaries of young people who witnessed first-hand the horrors of the Holocaust. Through an emotional montage of sound and image, the film salutes this group of brave, young writers who refused to quietly disappear. The stories of the young Holocaust victims come to life by weaving together personal photos, handwritten pages and drawings from the diaries, and archival films. Original footage shot in Vilnius, Lithuania, in the remnants of the old Jewish ghetto
8MM by Joel Schumacher ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tom Welles is a surveillance expert on the rise. He's living the American dream with a wife, Amy, infant daughter and a house in the suburbs of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. After the completion of an assignment for a U.S. Senator, Welles is summoned to the house of a recently deceased captain of industry. His widow, in settling his estate, has discovered an 8MM film in her late husband's private safe. The silent short depicts the apparent murder of a young woman by a large masked figure
Buffalo soldiers by Robert O'Connor ( Visual )
21 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Crooked U.S. soldiers are stationed on an American Army base in West Germany during the waning days of the cold war. Special Fourth Class Elwood guards against the Soviets while on duty, and rips off the U.S. military while off duty. Elwood runs a profitable black-market business that operates just below the official radar. One day, he and his gang uncover some loot that will land them some real money - high-tech military weaponry. As they try to quietly offload the stuff, the new sergeant catches on to the nefarious deeds and sets out to put him out of business
 
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Alternative Names
Bottom, Joaquín Rafael
Bottom, Joaquín Rafael 1974-
Phoenix, Joaquin.
Phoenix, Joaquin Rafael Bottom 1974-
Phoenix, Joaquin Raphael 1974-
Phoenix, Leaf.
Phoenix, Leaf 1974-...
Languages
English (486)
German (41)
Spanish (34)
French (30)
Italian (8)
Multiple languages (3)
Turkish (2)
Chinese (1)
Japanese (1)
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