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Weisz, Rachel 1971-

Overview
Works: 289 works in 1,150 publications in 8 languages and 41,812 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Film and video adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Fantasy films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Horror films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Producer, Creator, Other, Scenarist, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Rachel Weisz
The mummy by Boris Karloff ( Visual )
46 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,905 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Deep in the Egyptian desert, a handful of adventurers seaching for a long-lost treasure have just unearthed a 3,000 year old legacy of terror
Eragon by Stefen Fangmeier ( Visual )
23 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 2,775 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eragon is an orphaned farm boy whose destiny is sealed forever when a mystic stone chooses him for its keeper. This is no ordinary stone, this is the last surviving egg of the dragon race. Eragon is now the new Dragon Rider, the boy who will be a savior to the repressed peoples of the Kingdom. The Kingdom is ruled by the wicked King Galbatorix and his evil wizard Durza. Eragon, together with his mentor, Brom, the gracious dragon Saphira and the beautiful Princess Arya learn more about themselves, their responsibilities and their destinies
The constant gardener by Fernando Meirelles ( Visual )
53 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a remote area of Northern Kenya, activist Tessa Quayle is found brutally murdered. Tessa's companion, a doctor, appears to have fled the scene, and all the evidence points to a crime of passion. Members of the British High Commission in Nairobi assume that Tessa's widower, their mild-mannered and unambitious colleague Justin Quayle, will leave the matter to them. Haunted by remorse and jarred by rumors of his late wife's infidelities, Quayle surprises everyone by embarking on a personal odyssey that will take him across three continents. Using his privileged access to diplomatic secrets, Justin risks his own life and will stop at nothing to expose the truth--a conspiracy more far-reaching and deadly than Quayle could ever have imagined
The mummy returns by Stephen Sommers ( Visual )
59 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 2,559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It's now 1933, 10 years after Rick and Evie met. They're married, settled in London and are raising their 8 year old son, Alex. Imhotep's corpse has been brought to the British Museum and resurrected ; the mummy walks the earth again, determined to become immortal. Another force born of the darkest rituals of ancient Egyptian mysticism, even more powerful than Imhotep, has also been set loose in the world. When these two forces clash, the world will hang in the balance, sending the O'Connells on a desperate race to save the world , and rescue their son
About a boy by Nick Hornby ( Visual )
43 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The TV show American Dreamz is sweeping the ratings, and everyone wants to be a "Dreamer". But when two scheming, hopeful contestants face off in the final showdown, the audience gets an eyeful of on-air fireworks
Runaway jury by Regency Enterprises ( Visual )
22 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 2,171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After a man dies in a shooting incident, his wife files a lawsuit against the company that manufactured the gun. Her lawyer argues that the firm in question knew the shop which sold the weapon was not following federal regulations. As the case goes to trial, the firearm manufacturer takes no chances on the outcome, and they hire Rankin Fitch, a "jury consultant" who makes it his business to see that he knows enough about the jurors to be able to guarantee the result of the trial
The lovely bones by Peter Jackson ( Visual )
38 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 2,151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When 14-year-old Susie Salmon was murdered, she left her unfinished life behind. Now from her place in a strange but beautiful in-between world, she must help her father catch her killer and protect her family before she can finally move on
Oz the great and powerful by James Franco ( Visual )
18 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,968 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Disney's fantastical adventure Oz The Great And Powerful, from the director of the Spider-Man trilogy, follows Oscar Diggs (James Franco), a small-time circus magician with dubious ethics. When Diggs is hurled away to the vibrant Land of Oz, he thinks he's hit the jackpot--until he meets three witches (Mila Kunis, Rachel Weisz and Michelle Williams), who aren't convinced he's the great wizard everyone's expecting. Reluctantly drawn into epic problems facing Oz and its inhabitants, Oscar must find out who is good and who is evil before it's too late. Putting his magical arts to use through illusion, ingenuity--and even some wizardry--Oscar transforms himself into the great Wizard and a better man as well"--Container
The Bourne legacy by Jeremy Renner ( Visual )
15 editions published in 2012 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,952 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Aaron Cross is an agent groomed by the government program that also unleashed Jason Bourne, but with a few new wrinkles. Cross is busy training in Alaska when he's caught in a tsunami of hurt, thus beginning a frantic search for answers that leads to a mad motorcycle chase through the streets of Manila. He picks up a partner in government doctor Marta Shearing, who is confused herself after nearly being caught in a madman's bloody rampage
Enemy at the gates by Jean-Jacques Annaud ( Visual )
22 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 1,915 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the true story of WWII Russian hero Vassili Zaitsev whose fame thrust him into a personal war with the Nazis best sharpshooter, Major Erwin Konig
Definitely, maybe by Adam Brooks ( Visual )
14 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and German and held by 1,707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Will Hayes is a 30-something Manhattan dad who is in the midst of a divorce. His 10 year old daughter, Maya, starts to question him about his life before marriage. Maya wants to know absolutely everything about how her parents met and fell in love. Will's story begins years earlier when, as a young, starry-eyed aspiring politician, he moves to New York in order to work on the Clinton campaign. Will attempts a "PG" version of his romantic relationships with three very different women for his daughter and changes the names of the women so Maya has to guess who he finally married. Maya puts together the pieces of her dad's romantic puzzle and begins to understand that love is not so simple or easy. As Will tells her his tale, Maya helps him to understand that it's definitely never too late to go back, and just maybe, find a happy ending
The fountain by Hugh Jackman ( Visual )
34 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Through time and space, one man embarks on a bold 1000-year odyssey to defeat humankind's most indomitable foe: Death"--Container
Constantine by Francis Lawrence ( Visual )
29 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Supernatural detective John Constantine and policewoman Angela Dodson travel to the world of demons and angels
Fred Claus by David Dobkin ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 1,299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fred Claus has lived in his little brother's shadow for most of his life. Fred is in jail and Nicholas has to bail him out on the condition he come to the North Pole and repay his debt
The whistleblower ( Visual )
14 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and German and held by 1,294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Nebraska cop Kathryn Bolkovac accepts a U.N. peacekeeper position in post-war Bosnia, she discovers a deadly sex trafficking ring. Risking her own life to save the lives of others, she uncovers an international conspiracy that is determined to stop her, no matter the cost. With masterful acting and a heart-racing plot, an acclaimed film inspired by actual events. Bonus features included
Dream house by Daniel Craig ( Visual )
22 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Will Atenton quit a high-profile job in Manhattan to relocate his wife, Libby, and their two daughters to a quaint New England town. But as they settle into their new life, they discover their perfect home was once the murder scene of a mother and her children. When Will investigates, he's not sure if he's seeing ghosts or if the tragic events are somehow related to his past. The only clues come from his mysterious neighbor
The brothers Bloom by Rian Johnson ( Visual )
18 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,073 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stephen and Bloom are brothers who have been con artists since they were kids. Stephen is the mastermind, while Bloom is the main character of Stephen's stories. As adults, they travel the world and never enlist the same people twice in their cons, except for their consistent sidekick, the mysterious and primarily silent Bang Bang, a Japanese woman who just appeared in their lives one day and happens to have a penchant for blowing things up. As Bloom hits his mid-thirties, he wants to quit the business. Stephen talks him into one last con. The mark is the eccentric, lonely but beautiful New Jersey heiress, Penelope Stamp. As the brothers go through their final con on Penelope, three main problems may occur to thwart the plan. First, the brothers' former mentor and now arch enemy, Diamond Dog, may exact his long awaited revenge; second, Penelope may end up being more unpredictable than all their former marks; and third, Bloom, who has let love slip by in his life, may fall for Penelope. But through the process, no one ever really knows who is conning who
Agora by Alejandro Amenábar ( Visual )
40 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,005 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set at the end of the 4th century, a young slave in ancient Egypt must choose between joining the Christianity movement, which will give him freedom, and Hypatia, the woman he loves, who is his master and an atheist
The deep blue sea by Terence Davies ( Visual )
19 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and German and held by 908 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A passionate woman trapped in a passionless marriage meets a troubled former Royal Air Force pilot; their attraction is irresistable, yet a particularly British coldness strands them on separate islands
Confidence by James Foley ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 778 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Con man Jake and his gang, Gordo, Miles, and Big Al, pull off a swindling job stealing money from a guy who turns out to be a mob accountant for crime boss, King. Then Jake and his crew attempt to pull off an even bigger scam to make up for their mistake. This time the con involves the King's enemy, the mob-connected banker Morgan Price. Two corrupt cops join Jake's team while the King appoints his henchman, Lupus to oversee the operation
 
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Alternative Names
Campbell, Kenya 1970-
Weisz, Rachel
Weisz, Rachel Hannah 1970-
Languages
English (475)
Spanish (31)
German (22)
French (17)
Italian (6)
Turkish (1)
Multiple languages (1)
Danish (1)
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