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Wilkinson, Tom 1948-

Overview
Works: 343 works in 1,144 publications in 8 languages and 55,988 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Biography  Film and video adaptations  Fiction  Historical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Comedy films  Political films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Tom Wilkinson
The patriot by Roland Emmerich ( Visual )
17 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 3,065 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A hero of the French and Indian conflict, Benjamin Martin had renounced fighting forever to raise his family in peace. However, when British troops arrive at his South Carolina home and endanger his family, he takes up arms alongside his idealistic patriot son, Gabriel
Batman begins by Christopher Nolan ( Visual )
15 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 2,700 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As a boy a young Bruce Wayne watched in horror as his millionaire parents were slain in front of his eyes. This trauma led him to become obsessed with revenge. After disappearing to the East where he seeks counsel with a ninja cult leader, he returns to his now decaying Gotham City. The City is now overrun by organized crime and dangerous individuals manipulating the system. The discovery of a cave under his mansion, and a prototype armoured suit leads him to take on a new persona. He becomes Batman and strikes fear into the hearts of men who do wrong. With the help of rising cop Jim Gordon, Batman sets out to take down the various criminal schemes that have been set in motion by individuals such as mafia don Falcone, the twisted doctor/drug dealer Jonathan 'The Scarecrow' Crane, and a mysterious third party that is quite familiar with Wayne and waiting to strike when the time is right
Michael Clayton by Tony Gilroy ( Visual )
47 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Michael Clayton is an in-house fixer at one of the largest corporate law firms in New York. A former criminal prosecutor, Clayton takes care of the law firm Kenner, Bach, & Ledeen's dirtiest work at the behest of the firm's co-founder, Marty Bach. Burned out with his job as a fixer, his divorce, a failed business venture, and mounting debt have left Clayton inextricably tied to the firm. At U/North, meanwhile, the career of litigator Karen Crowder rests on the multi-million dollar settlement of a class-action suit that Clayton's firm is leading to a seemingly successful conclusion. But when Kenner Bach's brilliant and guilt-ridden attorney Arthur Edens sabotages the U/North case, Clayton faces the biggest challenge of his career and his life
John Adams by Kirk Ellis ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 2,477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Mientras su renovada nación estaba sufriendo ataques desde dentro y fuera, John Adams tuvo la visión de una nación con libertad y justicia para todos. Guió a sus contemporáneos -el general George Washington, Benjamin Franklin y Thomas Jefferson- con respecto al establecimiento de valores y el plan para lograr un país libre. Adams y su esposa Abigail pulieron estos ambiciosos ideales democráticos y su relación se convirtió en una de las más conmovedoras historias de amor en Estados Unidos"--Envase
Girl with a pearl earring by Tracy Chevalier ( Visual )
44 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
17-year-old Griet must work to support her family, so she becomes a maid in the house of Johannes Vermeer, where she attracts the master painter's attention. He is commissioned to paint Griet, and the result is one of the greatest paintings ever created
The best exotic Marigold Hotel by Maggie Smith ( Visual )
20 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and German and held by 2,237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"When seven cash-strapped seniors decide to 'outsource' their retirement to a resort in far-off India, friendship and romance blossom in the most unexpected ways." -- Container
The full monty by Peter Cattaneo ( Visual )
79 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,054 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Six unemployed men, inspired by a touring group of male strippers, decide they can make a small fortune by putting on a striptease show of their own with one small difference. They intend to go the "full monty" and strip completely naked. A hilarious, heartfelt comedy in which six friends discover the inner strength to overcome the problems in their personal lives
Eternal sunshine of the spotless mind by Michel Gondry ( Visual )
15 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 1,835 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A couple undergo a procedure to erase each other from their memories when their relationship turns sour, but it is only through the process of loss that they discover what they had to begin with
The importance of being earnest by Oscar Wilde ( Visual )
22 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 1,803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Algernon is a gentlemen from a wealthy family. Algernon's close friend Jack, has a ward, Cecily. Both Algernon and Jack have created alter egos to make life more interesting. Algernon arrives for a weekend visit in the country posing as Earnest. Having heard of Earnest's misadventures, Cicely has developed an infatuation with the rogue, and Algernon's impersonation of him works famously on Cicely. Meanwhile, Algernon's cousin, Gwendolyn, arrives for the weekend, and is startled to discover Jack is also there -- except that she knows him as bad-boy Earnest. So just who really is who?
The Green Hornet by Michel Gondry ( Visual )
19 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Britt Reid is a rich playboy with a direction-less life. After his father dies, Britt inherits his vast media empire where he meets employee, Kato. The two realize that they have a chance to do something worthwhile with their lives by fighting crime, so Britt becomes the Green Hornet. With the help of Britt's secretary, the two begin hunting down Benjamin Chudnofsky, the man who controls LA's gritty underworld. But Chudnofsky has plans of his own: to swat down The Green Hornet once and for all
The Lone Ranger by Armie Hammer ( Visual )
11 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,694 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Native American spirit warrior Tonto recounts the tales that transformed John Reid, a prosecutor, into a Texas ranger and a legend of justice
Duplicity by Tony Gilroy ( Visual )
22 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,683 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ex-CIA officer Claire Stenwick and ex-MI6 agent Ray Koval are both racing to secure the formula for a product that will bring untold wealth to the company that lands the patent first. As the stakes begin to rise, so does the passion between Claire and Ray. Meanwhile, their mutual employers, industry giant Howard Tully and trailblazing CEO Dick Garsik start resorting to some seriously underhanded tactics as each hopes to gain an advantage over the competition. Claire and Ray engage in a series of schemes and double-crosses while contending with the fact that their mutual attraction could ultimately jeopardize their entire mission
The ghost writer by Roman Polanski ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a gifted ghostwriter is hired to write the memoirs of former British Prime Minister Adam Lang, he quickly finds himself trapped in a web of political and sexual intrigue. Lang is implicated in a scandal over his administration's harsh tactics, and as the ghostwriter digs into the politician's past, he discovers secrets that threaten to jeopardize international relations forever
In the bedroom by Todd Field ( Visual )
32 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Fowlers are a normal family in Maine. Matt is the town doctor and loves to fish, his wife, Ruth, is the school's choir leader, and their son, Frank, is home from his first year of college. Frank is in love with Natalie, a young mother who isn't quite divorced yet from her ex-husband, Richard Strout, whose family runs the local cannery. It makes Richard's blood run cold to see his wife running around with another man. And soon, an unthinkable tragedy happens that will tear the Fowlers apart
The debt ( Visual )
20 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story begins in 1997, as shocking news reaches retired Mossad secret agents Rachel and Stephan about their former colleague David. All three have been venerated for decades by Israel because of the secret mission that they embarked on for their country back in 1965-1966, when the trio tracked down Nazi war criminal Dieter Vogel, the feared Surgeon of Birkenau, in East Berlin. At great risk, and at considerable personal cost, the team's mission was accomplished - or was it?
The Grand Budapest Hotel ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The adventures of Gustave H, a legendary concierge at a famous European hotel between the wars, and Zero Moustafa, the lobby boy who becomes his most trusted friend. The story involves the theft and recovery of a priceless Renaissance painting and the battle for an enormous family fortune
The conspirator ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the wake of Abraham Lincoln's assassination, seven men and one woman are arrested and charged with conspiring to kill the President, the Vice-President, and the Secretary of State. The lone woman charged, Mary Surratt, 42, owns a boarding house where John Wilkes Booth and others met and planned the simultaneous attacks. Against the ominous back-drop of post-Civil War Washington, newly-minted lawyer Frederick Aiken, a 28-year-old Union war hero, reluctantly agrees to defend Surratt before a military tribunal. As the trial unfolds, Aiken realizes his client may be innocent and that she is being used as bait and hostage in order to capture the only conspirator to have escaped a massive manhunt--her own son
The exorcism of Emily Rose by Scott Derrickson ( Visual )
27 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In an extremely rare decision, the Catholic Church officially recognized the demonic possession of a 19 year-old college freshman. Told in terrifying flashbacks, it chronicles the haunting trial of the priest accused of negligence resulting in the death of the young girl believed to be possessed. Middle-aged single lawyer defends Father Moore, a priest on trial for the negligent homicide of a young girl named Emily Rose
Rush hour by Brett Ratner ( Visual )
26 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and German and held by 1,055 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A wise-cracking cop from L.A. and a high-flying cop from Hong Kong join forces to track down a kidnapper
Valkyrie ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 1,047 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the incredible true story of Colonel Claus von Stauffenberg and his ingenious assassination plot targeting Adolf Hitler, this engrossing thriller reenacts the daring operation to eliminate one of the most evil tyrants the world has ever known
 
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Alternative Names
Wilkinson, Thomas.
Wilkinson, Thomas 1948-
Wilkinson, Tom
Languages
English (396)
Spanish (20)
French (13)
German (10)
Italian (3)
Catalan (2)
Multiple languages (2)
Chinese (1)
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