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Boyle, Danny

Overview
Works: 292 works in 1,056 publications in 11 languages and 19,612 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Interviews  Horror films  History  Biography  Television programs  Fiction  Juvenile works  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Producer, Performer, Film editor, Scenarist, Interviewee, Bibliographic antecedent, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Danny Boyle
Slumdog millionaire by Danny Boyle ( Visual )
97 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 3,411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jamal Malik is an 18 year-old orphan from the slums of Mumbai. With the whole nation watching, he is just one question away from winning a staggering 20 million rupees on India's version of "Who Wants To Be A Millionaire?" When the show breaks for the night, police arrest him on suspicion of cheating. Desperate to prove his innocence, Jamal tells the story of his life in the slum where he and his brother grew up. He describes their adventures together on the road, of vicious encounters with local gangs, and of Latika, the girl he loved and lost. Every chapter of his story reveals the key to the answer to one of the game show's questions. Jamal's increasingly layered story reveals where he learned the answers to the show's seemingly impossible questions. When the new day dawns and Jamal returns to answer the final question, the Inspector and sixty million viewers watch to find out if he can answer the question of how anyone comes to know the things they know about life and love
127 hours ( Visual )
29 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In April 2003 Aron Ralston, a 27-year-old hiker, fell and was trapped in a narrow crevasse, his right arm wedged against the rock wall by a boulder. He had gone to Bluejohn Canyon, Utah for a rock-climbing weekend alone. Not telling anyone where he was going and finding himself stuck, he knows he can't expect anyone to come to his rescue. As a trained engineer and a skilled, albeit somewhat careless, outdoorsman, he understands his predicament as a practical challenge, a technical problem
Trainspotting by Danny Boyle ( Visual )
182 editions published between 1969 and 2012 in 10 languages and held by 2,013 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four friends try to make it in the world on their own terms
Millions by Danny Boyle ( Visual )
30 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,799 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The United Kingdom decides to convert to the Euro in seven days. For the Irish criminal world, it's the biggest opportunity there ever was. When a railway heist goes wrong and an enormous bag of money falls from the sky into the hands of Damian and Anthony, there's only one thing the two can do--spend it like there's no tomorrow! But Damian and Anthony have differing views on what to do with the money. What they both discover is that money can cause lots of problems
28 days later by Danny Boyle ( Visual )
45 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,734 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jim is an infirmary patient who wakes up from a coma to find an empty room, in a vacant hospital, in the deserted city of London. A powerful virus, which locks victims into a permanent state of murderous rage, has transformed the world around him into a seemingly desolate wasteland. He runs into a mob of crazed plague victims. He gradually finds other still-human survivors with whom he heads off across the abandoned countryside to find the source of a radio broadcast that is promising salvation, unaware that the worst is yet to come
Sunshine by Danny Boyle ( Visual )
35 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 951 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It is the year 2057, the sun is dying and mankind faces extinction. Earth's last hope rests with a courageous crew of eight men and women on a mission to ignite the fading star with a massive nuclear weapon. Deep into their voyage, out of radio contact with Earth, their mission begins to unravel and they find themselves fighting not only for their lives, but for the future of us all
Shallow grave by Danny Boyle ( Visual )
78 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 847 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When three friends find their new flatmate dead and a suitcase full of money under the bed, they have no trouble deciding how to dispose of the cash, but getting rid of the body is a different story. Their troubles are compounded when they meet the men who come to retrieve the money
Trance by Danny Boyle ( Visual )
19 editions published in 2013 in 4 languages and held by 847 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After a blow to the head during his attempted robbery of a $27 million Goya painting, Simon, an art auctioneer, awakens to find that the painting, and his memory, are missing. Forced by his ruthless crime partner Frank to undergo hypnosis, Simon enters into a deadly love triangle with his seductive hypnotist
The beach by Danny Boyle ( Visual )
38 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 757 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young backpacker in Thailand searching for something different learns of the existence of an idyllic island which is not even on the map. Once he reaches the island, he discovers a secret commune of international drifters living off fish and pot. The man's arrival coincides with growing tension between factions, leading to the commune's violent demise
A life less ordinary by Danny Boyle ( Visual )
47 editions published between 997 and 2007 in 8 languages and held by 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A rich, spoiled young woman and a hapless janitor are star-crossed lovers in this twisted romantic comedy
Side by side ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Join Keanu Reeves on a tour of the past and the future of filmmaking in Side by side. Since the invention of cinema, the standard format for recording moving images has been film. Over the past two decades, a new form of digital filmmaking has emerged, creating a groundbreaking evolution in the medium. Reeves explores the development of cinema and the impact of digital filmmaking via in-depth interviews with Hollywood masters
Inspector Morse, absolute conviction collection set ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inspector Morse and his partner solve mysteries and bring criminals to justice
Inspector Morse, dead on time collection set ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inspector Morse and his partner solve mysteries and bring murderers to justice
Inspector Morse, the infernal serpent collection set ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inspector Morse and his partner solve mysteries and bring murderers to justice
Inspector Morse ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Morse visits his stepmother and half-sister, he finds himself in the middle of a tragedy. His stepniece has committed suicide
Inspector Morse ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dangerous mental patient, John Barrie, escapes from a high security hospital and turns up on Morse's patch. A master of disguise, Barrie sets up an elaborate and deadly battle of wits with the Chief Inspector as the Oxford police engage in a man hunt. Morse quickly realises that he is dealing with more than just a rapist on the run when signs of satanism appear in Oxfordshire. The only person who appears able to help Morse track down Barrie is his psychiatrist, Dr. Esther Martin. She also seems to be the person under threat from Barrie's freedom
Cherubim & seraphim ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Morse's stepniece commits suicide. Inspector Morse begins searching into his stepniece's past hoping to find a reason for her death. Meanwhile, Sergeant Lewis is investigating the case of a missing student
Vacuuming completely nude in paradise ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A comedy of a vacuum salesman, Tommy Rag
Deadly slumber ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Avril Steppings is permanently brain damaged following a minor operation which went tragically wrong. The tragedy has had a devasting effect on her devoted father, Michael, a millionaire businessman who has become a semi-recluse. When the doctor who runs the clinic that treated Avril is murdered, Inspector Morse has an immediate suspect, Michael Steppings. Morse is quickly impressed by Stepping's devotion to his daughter and the two men find they have a mutual respect
Inspector Morse. Masonic mysteries ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inspector Morse is a melancholy, enigmatic and romantic man, who never uses his first name and finds solace in real ale, classical music and difficult crosswords. Together with his able Sergeant Lewis, Morse uses his considerable intellect and passion for truth and justice to investigate death and murder in the English university town of Oxford
 
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Languages
English (482)
German (52)
French (35)
Spanish (33)
Multiple languages (9)
Italian (7)
Japanese (3)
Turkish (2)
Hindi (2)
Basque (1)
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