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Pratt, Roger

Overview
Works: 87 works in 595 publications in 13 languages and 18,397 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fantasy films  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Children's films  Superhero films  Science fiction films  Martial arts films  Fiction  Comedy films 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Illustrator, Other, Director, Actor, Videographer , Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Roger Pratt
Harry Potter and the goblet of fire by J. K Rowling( Visual )

56 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 3,169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harryś fourth year at Hogwarts is marked by the Quidditch World Cup and the Triwizard Tournament, in which student representatives from three different wizarding schools compete in a series of increasingly challenging contests. However, Voldemortś Death Eaters are gaining strength and create the Dark Mark - giving evidence that the Dark Lord is ready to rise again. In the unsuspecting lives of the students at Hogwarts, the competitors are selected by the goblet of fire, which this year makes a very surprising announcement: Hogwarts will have two representatives in the tournament, including Harry. Now Harry has to rise to the challenge for the Tri Wizard Tournament while keeping up with school
The karate kid by John G Avildsen( Visual )

7 editions published between 2010 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 1,682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dre er skolens populære fyr hjemme i Detroit. Da han må flytte med sin mor til Kina, opdager han hurtigt, at hans smarte attituder ikke er meget værd, når modstanderne alle sammen kan kung-fu
Iris by Richard Eyre( Visual )

27 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adapted from the memoirs of literary critic John Bayley, the film recounts his courtship of and long marriage to British novelist Iris Murdoch. The scenario tacks back and forth from the young Iris--ready to seduce one and all with her coy command of words and sex appeal--to the elder Iris--slowly giving way to the cruel erasure of Alzheimer's
Brazil by Terry Gilliam( Visual )

44 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this surrealistic nightmare vision of a "perfect" future where technology reigns supreme, a daydreaming bureaucrat who is involved with an underground superhero and a beautiful mysterious woman becomes the tragic victim of his own romantic illusions. This is the original 142 minute director's cut edition of the film assembled from both the European and American versions
The fisher king by Terry Gilliam( Visual )

24 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Parry is a homeless history professor who lives in a fantasy world full of castles, Red Knights, and damsels in distress. Jack is New York's number one shock deejay, until the day his off-hand arrogance triggers a tragedy that ruins his career. Penniless and without prospects, Jack finds himself plucked from disaster by the most improbable of saviors, Parry
Batman Begins by Tim Burton( Visual )

33 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A millionaire's son witnesses his parents' murder and grows up fighting the emotional trauma of that fateful night. To compensate, he develops a dual personality. During the day he's a playboy philanthropist, but at night, he becomes the dark persona Batman, a masked crusader for justice. While fighting crime in Gotham, he eventually has to face an arch-criminal known as The Joker
12 monkeys by Terry Gilliam( Visual )

35 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this science fiction masterpiece, Cole is sent back in time to save the human race from a deadly virus that has forced mankind underground. He encounters a mental patient who may hold the key to the mysterious rogue group, The Army of the 12 Monkeys, thought to be responsible for unleashing the killer disease. As he seeks a pure virus sample (in order to find a cure in the future), Cole is met with one riddle after another, putting him in a race against time
Harry Potter and the chamber of secrets by Chris Columbus( Visual )

39 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harry, Ron, and Hermione are in their second year at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry and they must use all they have learned so far to ward off attacks from a mysterious dark force
Shadowlands by Richard Attenborough( Visual )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and Multiple languages and held by 757 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Om forfatteren C.S. Lewis' (1898-1963) kærlighedsforhold til den amerikanske forfatterinde Joy Davidman
King Lear by William Shakespeare( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 736 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Lear, King of Britain, has three daughters: Goneril, Regan and Cordelia. Intending to divide his kingdom among his daughters according to their affection for him, he asks them to say which loves him most. Goneril and Regan profess their extreme affection, and each receives one-third of the kingdom. Cordelia, disgusted with their hollow flattery, says she loves him according to her duty, no more or less. Infuriated with this reply, Lear divides her portion between Goneril and Regan. Eventually, the two daughters reveal their true heartlessness and a tragic chain of events are set into motion"--Container
Monty Python's The meaning of life by Monty Python (Comedy troupe)( Visual )

7 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in English and held by 710 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monty Python presents a glimpse into the true meaning of life (and fish)
Chocolat by Joanne Harris( Visual )

67 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wanderer and her daughter open a chocolate shop in a straight-laced French Catholic village during Lent
Mona Lisa by Neil Jordan( Visual )

13 editions published between 1886 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Akcja filmu toczy się w Soho, londyńskiej dzielnicy prostytutek, złodziei i handlarzy narkotyków. Młody, naiwny i sentymentalny chłopak zakochuje się w miejscowej call girl. Żywiołowej akcji towarzyszy niepowtarzalna aura zakazanej dzielnicy
Mary Shelley's Frankenstein by Kenneth Branagh( Visual )

15 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of Victor Frankenstein, a promising young doctor who, devastated by the death of his mother during child birth, becomes obsessed with bringing the dead back to life. His experiments lead to the creation of a creature which Frankenstein has put together from the remains of corpses. The creature turns into a monster when Dr. Frankenstein rejects him. Sticking close to the original novel, the film guides us through the story of Frankenstein's quest for knowledge, and his creature's search for his "father."
Inkheart by Cornelia Funke( Visual )

5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Mo Folchart reads a story aloud, the characters leap off the page. Literally. And that's a problem. One night he brings out three characters from Inkheart, a story set in medieval times and filled with magical beings. Capricorn and Basta are two villains. Dustfinger is a fire-eater. Now, 10 years later Mo's daughter, Meggie, discovers the truth and it's up to her to escape Capricorn's evil grasp. Mo has been searching for a long lost book that will help so he can use his special powers to send the interlopers back to their world
High hopes by Mike Leigh( Visual )

14 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in English and German and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Dans le Londres brumeux de la fin des années 1990, Mike Leigh fait tour à tour apparaître un jeune couple ouvrier, Cyril et Shirley, à la fois tendre et rebelle ; Wayne, brebis égarée qui a quitté sa maman pour une question de tourte au bœuf ; les bourgeois pleins de morgue qui reçoivent à reculons la vieille mère de Cyril qui a égaré ses clés ; et Valérie, la sœur de Cyril, créature tapageuse qui invite tout ce petit monde aux 70 ans de la mère - un désastre annoncé!Des tranches de vie douces-amères qui stigmatisent l'Angleterre d'alors mais qui ne manquent jamais de nous faire rire." (Source : jaquette)
Harry Potter e il calice di fuoco( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in 3 languages and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harry, ormai quattordicenne, frequenta il quarto anno della scuola di magia di Hogwarts. Prima di cominciare le lezioni del nuovo anno, durante i campionati mondiali di Quidditch, il marchio nero di Voldemort - segno di un prossimo ritorno del Signore Oscuro - viene evocato nel cielo da un suo fedele seguace gettando paura ed inquietudine su tutti i maghi del mondo. L'anno scolastico, scandito come al solito dallo scorrere delle stagioni e dal passaggio tra una lezione di pozioni ad un'altra di erbologia, è caratterizzato dall'attesissimo "Torneo Tre Maghi". Gli allievi delle tre maggiori scuole di magia, l'inglese Hogwarts, la francese Beauxbaton e la bulgara Durmstrang, si sfidano su tre prove per vincere la coppa. I partecipanti, a cui è richiesta un'età non inferiore ai diciassette anni, dopo aver depositato il proprio nome nel calice di fuoco, vengono scelti dal calice stesso. Con sgomento di tutti, però, al momento della scelta escono dal calice non tre ma quattro nomi: oltre ad un allievo per ogni scuola viene indicato dal calice anche il nome di Harry Potter. Pur non avendo depositato il proprio nome nel calice, Harry si trova così a dover affrontare un torneo pieno di insidie. La prima prova consiste nell'affrontare un drago sottraendogli l'indizio per la prova successiva, ed Harry la supera grazie alle sua abilità nel volo con la scopa ed all'aiuto di Ron, Ermione e dello strambo Alastor "Malocchio" Moody, il nuovo insegnante di "difesa contro le arti oscure". La seconda prova vede addirittura Harry vincere salvando dagli abissi del lago nero non solo il suo ostaggio ma anche quello di un'altra concorrente. Nel corso della terza prova - la ricerca della coppa del torneo all'interno di un labirinto stregato - accade qualcosa di inatteso e sconvolgente: Harry arriva alla coppa insieme al compagno Cedric Diggory, ma l'oggetto si rivela essere una "passaporta", ovvero un passaggio che catapulta i due in un cimitero abbandonato dove il fido Codaliscia sta cerc ando di far tornare in forze Voldemort. L'ingrediente mancante per la riuscita dell'incantesimo è proprio una goccia del sangue di Harry Potter, il quale, intrappolato, non può impedirne il prelievo. Ne segue una lotta in cui Cedric perde la vita ed Harry viene salvato dall'evocazione magica dei propri genitori, riuscendo a tornare ad Hogwarts. Ora però il ritorno di Voldemort incombe come un'ombra maligna sul mondo dei maghi, e la morte di un alunno dimostra che nemmeno Hogwarts è più un posto sicuro. Harry, Ron ed Ermione si salutano con una punta di amarezza prima delle vacanze estive
Harry Potter e la camera dei segreti( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in Multiple languages and Italian and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harry Potter sta trascorrendo noiose vacanze estive presso gli zii, oltretutto senza aver ricevuto nemmeno un messaggio dagli amici Ron e Hermione. Colpa di Dobby, elfo domestico che ha intercettato la posta per convincere il ragazzo a lasciare la scuola di magia di Hogwarts dove lo attenderebbe un terribile pericolo. L'arrivo all'accademia coincide in effetti con una serie di strani e paurosi fenomeni: esseri pietrificati, scritte di sangue sui muri e soprattutto l'accenno a una misteriosa "camera dei segreti" che conterrebbe qualcosa di malefico. Quando il pericolo comincerà a riguardare i suoi amici Harry saprà risolvere la situazione. (Farinotti)
Harry Potter und die Kammer des Schreckens( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and German and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Finds young wizard Harry and his friends Ron and Hermoine facing new challenges during their second year at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry as they try to uncover a dark force that is terrorizing the school
 
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Alternative Names
Roger Pratt britischer Kameramann

Roger Pratt Brits director of photography

Roger Pratt brytyjski operator filmowy

Roger Pratt direttore della fotografia inglese

Ρότζερ Πρατ

Роджер Прэтт

Роджър Прат

Ռոջեր Փրեթ բրիտանացի կինեմատոգրաֆ

רוג'ר פרט

راجر پرت (فیلم‌بردار)

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IrisBrazilHarry Potter and the chamber of secretsShadowlandsKing LearChocolatMona Lisa