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Bevan, Tim

Overview
Works: 526 works in 2,431 publications in 9 languages and 108,667 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Historical films  Biographical films  Romance films  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  History  War films  Feature films 
Roles: Producer, Director, fmp, Production personnel, pmn, Author, Other, Author of screenplay, Editor, Actor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Tim Bevan
Pride & prejudice by Joe Wright( Visual )

57 editions published between 2005 and 2019 in 4 languages and held by 3,518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. Bennet is an English gentleman living in Hartfordshire with his overbearing wife and 5 daughters. There is the beautiful Jane, the clever Elizabeth, the bookish Mary, the immature Kitty and the wild Lydia. Unfortunately, if Mr. Bennet dies their house will be inherited by a distant cousin whom they have never met. The family's future happiness and security is dependent on the daughters making good marriages. Life is uneventful until the arrival in the neighbourhood of the rich gentleman Mr. Bingley, who rents a large house so he can spend the summer in the country. Mr Bingley brings with him his sister and the dashing, rich, but proud Mr. Darcy. Love soon buds for one of the Bennet sisters, while another sister may have jumped to a hasty prejudgment. For the Bennet sisters many trials and tribulations stand between them and their happiness
Les Misérables by Tim Hooper( Visual )

49 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 3,425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In early 19th century France the paroled prisoner Jean Valjean seeks redemption, regains his social standing, and rises to the rank of mayor. He encounters a beautiful but desperately ill woman named Fantine and cares for her daughter, Cosette, after her death. All the while he is obsessively pursued by the policeman Javert, who vows to make him pay for the crimes of his past
Atonement by Joe Wright( Visual )

63 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 3,113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1935, thirteen-year-old fledgling writer Briony Tallis and her family live a life of wealth and privilege in their enormous mansion. On the warmest day of the year, the country estate takes on an unsettling hothouse atmosphere, stoking Briony's vivid imagination. Robbie Turner, the educated son of the family's housekeeper, carries a torch for Briony's headstrong older sister Cecilia. He hopes that Cecilia has comparable feelings. All it will take is one spark for this relationship to combust. When it does, Briony - who has a crush on Robbie, is compelled to interfere. She goes so far as to accuse Robbie of a crime he did not commit. Cecilia and Robbie declare their love for each other, but, ultimately, he is arrested. Briony bears false witness and the course of three lives is changed forever. As Briony grow older, she continues to seek forgiveness for her childhood misdeed. Through a terrible and courageous act of imagination, she finds the path to her uncertain atonement, and to an understanding of the power of enduring love
Love actually by Richard Curtis( Visual )

54 editions published between 1985 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 2,834 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's all about love and holiday cheer in London. The Prime Minister is smitten with his caterer; a widower's young son nurses the ultimate schoolboy crush; a writer falls for his Portuguese housekeeper; a devoted wife and mother copes with her potentially unfaithful husband; and a lovelorn American is desperately attracted to a colleague
The theory of everything by James Marsh( Visual )

21 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and Multiple languages and held by 2,629 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
Darkest hour by Joe Wright( Visual )

29 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 2,579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the early days of World War II, the fate of Western Europe hangs on the newly appointed British Prime Minister, Winston Churchill, who must decide whether to negotiate with Hitler, or fight on against incredible odds
About a boy by Nick Hornby( Visual )

24 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 2,391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Will is a good-looking, smooth-talking bachelor whose primary goal in life is to avoid any kind of responsibility. So he decides to invent an imaginary son in order to meet attractive single moms. Will gets a lesson about life from a bright but hopelessly geeky 12-year-old named Marcus. Now, as Will struggles to teach Marcus the art of being cool, Marcus teaches Will that you are never too cool to grow up
Bridget Jones's diary by Sharon Maguire( Visual )

81 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In her mid-thirties, still single and still being set up with dates by her mom, Bridget decides she needs to make a change in her life. She falls for her boss who uses her and then dumps her. In the meantime, Bridget keeps running into the divorced guy her mom tried to set her up with, and he happens to be ex-friends with her boss. She uses her diary as a confessional and she begins to wonder if she will ever find true love
Nanny McPhee by Emma Thompson( Visual )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2017 in English and held by 2,351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nanny McPhee enters the household of widower Mr. Brown, whose seven unruly children have run off seventeen previous nannies. But Nanny McPhee is no ordinary nanny, as her curious disciplinary methods show the children that their naughty behavior has magical and startling consequences, and soon she has worked wonders for everyone
Frost/Nixon by Ron Howard( Visual )

21 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 2,259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richard Nixon is the disgraced president with a legacy to save. David Frost is a jet-setting television personality with a name to make. This is the legendary battle between the two men and the historic encounter that changed both their lives. For three years after resigning from office, Nixon remained silent. But in the summer of 1977, the steely, cunning former commander-in-chief agreed to sit for one all-inclusive interview to confront the questions of his time in office and the Watergate scandal that ended his presidency. Everyone is surprised that Nixon would select Frost as his televised confessor, intending to easily outfox the breezy British showman and secure a place in the hearts and minds of Americans (as well as a $600,000 fee). Likewise, Frost's team harbors doubts that their boss will be able to hold his own. But as cameras roll, a charged battle of wits results
The Danish girl by Tom Hooper( Visual )

25 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dans les années 1920 à Copenhague, le peintre Einar Wegener découvre qu'il est une femme dans un corps d'homme. [Médiafilm]
Anna Karenina by Joe Wright( Visual )

36 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in late 19th century Russia high-society, the aristocrat Anna Karenina enters into a life-changing affair with the affluent Count Vronsky
Tinker tailor soldier spy by John Le Carré( Visual )

38 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A former agent for the British Secret Intelligence Service is called back to root out a Russian spy who has infiltrated the organization's highest levels
Elizabeth : the Golden Age by Shekhar Kapur( Visual )

29 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and Italian and held by 2,061 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Queen Elizabeth's reign is threatened by familial betrayal and Spain's invading army. She and her shrewd advisors must act to safeguard the lives of her people. When the dashing seafarer Walter Raleigh captures her heart, Elizabeth is forced to make her most tragic sacrifice for the good of her country. A tale of one woman's crusade to control her love, destroy her enemies, and secure her position as a beloved icon of the western world
Baby driver by Edgar Wright( Visual )

26 editions published in 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 2,045 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A talented, young getaway driver relies on the beat of his personal soundtrack to be the best in the game. But after being coerced into working for a crime boss, he must face the music when a doomed heist threatens his life, love and freedom
The interpreter by Karen Holmes( Visual )

22 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 2,015 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Action thriller about UN interpreter Silvia Broome who overhears a plot to assassinate an African head of state. Hard-bitten US Secret Service agent Tobin Keller is sent in, and he suspects Silvia is not telling the whole truth. Silvia realises she has become a target of assassins as well, and becomes desperate to thwart the plot
Everest by Baltasar Kormákur( Visual )

35 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,952 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the morning of May 10, 1996, climbers from two expeditions start their final ascent toward the summit of Mount Everest, the highest point on Earth. With little warning, a violent storm strikes the mountain, engulfing the adventurers in one of the fiercest blizzards ever encountered by man. Challenged by the harshest conditions imaginable, the teams must endure blistering winds and freezing temperatures in an epic battle to survive against nearly impossible odds
Victoria & Abdul by Judi Dench( Visual )

25 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and German and held by 1,938 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The extraordinary true story of an unexpected friendship in the later years of Queen Victoria's remarkable rule. When Abdul Karim, a young clerk, travels from India to participate in the Queen's Golden Jubilee, he is surprised to find favor with the Queen herself. As the Queen questions the constrictions of her long-held position, the two forge an unlikely and devoted alliance with a loyalty to one another that her household and inner circle all attempt to destroy. As the friendship deepens, the Queen begins to see a changing world through new eyes and joyfully reclaims her humanity
Hail, Caesar! by Joel Coen( Visual )

28 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,891 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An all-star comedy set during the latter years of Hollywood's Golden Age. It follows a single day in the life of a studio fixer who is presented with plenty of problems to fix
Elizabeth by Shekhar Kapur( Visual )

62 editions published between 1998 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,874 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

England, 1554. Henry VIII is dead. The country is divided, Catholic against Protestant. Henry's eldest daughter Mary, a fervent Catholic, is Queen. She is childless. The Catholics' greatest fear is the succession of Mary's Protestant half-sister, Elizabeth. After Mary's death, Elizabeth ascends to the throne, thrust into an edgy world of political and religious flux she struggles to protect her power, life, and independence as the court boils with intrigue and conspiracy. Elizabeth begins her reign in a land divided by bloody turmoil, and becomes a cunning strategist, weighing the counsel of her mysterious advisors, thwarting her devious rivals, and denying her own desires for the good of her country
 
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Pride & prejudice
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Love actuallyAbout a boyNanny McPheeThe interpreter
Alternative Names
Bevan, Timothy John

Tim Bevan filmproducent uit Nieuw-Zeeland

Tim Bevan neuseeländischer Filmproduzent

Tim Bevan producteur néo-zélandais

Tim Bevan productor de cine neozelandés

Tim Bevan produttore cinematografico neozelandese

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