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Elwes, Cary 1962-

Overview
Works: 312 works in 1,481 publications in 11 languages and 53,081 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Animated films  Action and adventure films  Children's films  Comedy films  Fantasy films  History  Historical films  Horror films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Other, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Interviewee, Producer, vac
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Cary Elwes
 
Most widely held works by Cary Elwes
The Princess Bride by Rob Reiner( Visual )

145 editions published between 1987 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 5,676 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A kindly grandfather sits down with his ill grandson and reads him a story. The story is one that has been passed down from father to son for generations. A classic tale of love and adventure as the beautiful Buttercup, engaged to the odious Prince Humperdinck, is kidnapped and held against her will in order to start a war. It is up to Westley (her childhood beau, now returned as the Dread Pirate Roberts) to save her. On the way he meets a thief and his hired helpers, an accomplished swordsman and a huge, super strong giant, both of whom become Westley's companions in his quest
Glory by Edward Zwick( Visual )

78 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 4,449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two idealistic young Bostonians lead the 54th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, America's first Black regiment in the Civil War
Ella enchanted by Gail Carson Levine( Visual )

38 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ella lives in a fanciful and magical world where all children are given a "gift" from their fairy Godmother at birth. Ella's gift - and curse - was that of obedience. As a result, Ella cannot refuse any command, and as a result she is often taken advantage of. In a bid to regain control of her life, Ella goes on a quest to free herself from this mysterious "gift". Ella must outwit a kingdom filled with ogres, giants, wicked stepsisters, talking books and other various evil plots
Twister by Jan de Bont( Visual )

48 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Helen Hunt and Bill Paxton play scientists pursuing the most destructive weather front to sweep through mid-America's Tornado Alley in 50 years
The adventures of Tintin by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

20 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 2,338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unquenchably curious young reporter Tintin and his fiercely loyal dog Snowy discover a model ship carrying an explosive secret. Drawn into a centuries-old mystery, Tintin find himself in the sightlines of Ivan Ivanovitch Sakharine, a diabolical villain who believes Tintin has stolen a priceless treasure tied to a dastardly pirate. With the help of Snowy, Captain Haddock, and bumbling detectives Thompson & Thompson, Tintin will travel half the world to find the final resting place of the Unicorn
Disney's a Christmas carol by Robert Zemeckis( Visual )

21 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 2,108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ebenezer Scrooge begins the Christmas holiday with his usual miserly contempt, barking at his faithful clerk and his cheery nephew. But when the ghosts of Christmas Past, Present, and Yet to Come take him on an eye-opening journey revealing truths Old Scrooge is reluctant to face, he must open his heart to undo years of ill will before it's too late
Liar liar by Tom Shadyac( Visual )

16 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fletcher Reede is a fast-talking attorney and habitual liar. When his son Max blows out the candles on this fifth birthday cake, Max has just one wish-- that his dad stop lying for 24 hours. When his son's wish comes true, Fletcher discovers that his biggest asset, his mouth, has become his biggest liability
Saw by James Wan( Visual )

80 editions published between 1946 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Obessed with teaching his victims the value of life, a deranged, sadistic serial killer abducts the morally wayward. Once captured, they must face impossible choices in a horrific game of survival. The victims must fight to win their lives back, or die trying"--Container
Robin Hood : men in tights by Mel Brooks( Visual )

37 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robin Hood attempts to save England from Prince John and the Sheriff of Rottingham, while also winning the heart of Maid Marian
No strings attached by Ivan Reitman( Visual )

24 editions published between 2011 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emma and Adam are life-long friends who almost ruin everything by having sex one morning. To protect their friendship, they make a pact to keep their relationship strictly 'no strings attached.' That means no jealousy, no expectations, no fighting, no flowers, and no baby voices. They can do whatever they want, whenever they want, wherever they want, as long as they don't fall in love. The question becomes: who's going to fall first? And can their friendship survive? Bonus: commentary, and more
Bram Stoker's Dracula by Francis Ford Coppola( Visual )

23 editions published between 1992 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 1,381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

15th-century warrior Vlad goes off the fight the Turks. Upon his return, he finds that his wife Elisabeta, hearing he was dead, has killed herself. Maddened by this injustice, Vlad curses God, and becomes the immortal blood-eating fiend known as Count Dracula--for centuries. When English attorney Jonathan Harker journeys to Dracula's castle, the Count sees a photograph of his fiancée, Mina Murray. Dracula's patience has been rewarded--Elisabeta lives again! The Count goes to dastardly lengths to possess Mina, while her best friend Lucy, Lucy's three suitors, and Prof. Abraham Van Helsing all become entangled by Dracula's quest. The modern age is dawning, even in Transylvania. Will the Count triumph, or be relegated to the past?
Kiss the girls by James Patterson( Visual )

25 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lone escapee of a serial kidnapper is determined to rescue the fellow captives she left behind
Whisper of the heart = Mimi o sumaseba by Toshio Suzuki( Visual )

24 editions published between 1995 and 2018 in English and Japanese and held by 1,276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Sweet and well-observed, 'Whisper' is about self-discovery ..."--Movie Habit
The cat returns by Hiroyuki Morita( Visual )

15 editions published between 2002 and 2018 in English and Japanese and held by 1,274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In an imaginative and lighthearted tale, a young schoolgirl saves the life of a noble cat and is rewarded with a shocking proposal of marriage - to the Cat King's son - and a fateful journey to the extraordinary Kingdom of Cats
Porco Rosso by Hayao Miyazaki( Visual )

14 editions published between 1992 and 2017 in English and Japanese and held by 1,198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Early 1930's era Italy, air pirates, bounty hunters, and high flyers of all sorts rule the skies. The most cunning and skilled of these pilots is Porco Rosso. After watching the spirits of the pilots killed in the last air battle he fought in rise to the heavens, his head turned into that of a pig. He now makes a living taking jobs, such as rescuing those kidnapped by air pirates. Donald Curtis, Porco's rival, provides a constant challenge to the hero
Georgia rule by Garry Marshall( Visual )

12 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rachel is a rebellious teenager who is uncontrollable. With her latest car crash, Rachel has broken the final rule in mom Lily's San Francisco home. Lily hauls her daughter to the one place she swore she'd never return, her mother's Idaho farm. Georgia is not your typical sweet and doting grandmother. She lives her life by a number of unbreakable rules, demanding anyone who shares her home do the same. Now Georgia is saddled with raising the young woman and it will require each patient breath she takes to understand Rachel's fury. But as Rachel succumbs to her summer of misery, Georgia notices something is changing within her granddaughter. Given structure and responsibilities, Rachel is letting her guard down and learning compassion. Her journey will lead all three women to revelations of buried family secrets and an understanding that, regardless what happens, the ties that bind can never be broken
Elvis & Nixon by Liza Johnson( Visual )

9 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and German and held by 1,031 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'histoire vraie que vous aurez peine à croire : la rencontre improbable et méconnue entre Elvis, la plus grande star de l'époque, et le Président Nixon, l'homme le plus puissant du monde. Deux monuments que tout oppose. Le film part d'un fait historique : la rencontre entre Elvis et Nixon dont il ne reste qu'une photo qui est la photo la plus demandée des archives américaines. Le film imagine ce que Elvis et Nixon se sont dit durant cette rencontre. (Source : jaquette)
Shadow of the vampire by E. Elias Merhige( Visual )

38 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 977 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film director F.W. Murnau forms an unholy bargain with Max Schreck, a centuries-old vampire, in exchange for his performance in the vampire film "Nosferatu."
The jungle book by Walt Disney( Visual )

21 editions published between 1900 and 2002 in English and held by 866 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Raised by wild animals since childhood, Mowgli is eventually drawn away from the jungle by Kitty, the beautiful daughter of Major Brydon. Mowgli soon faces the corrupt Captain Boone, who wants both Kitty's hand in marriage and a hand on the mythical treasure of Monkey City, a place only Mowgli can find. Loyal animal friends Bagheera, Baloo and Grey Brother must help Mowgli survive the untamed peril
Hot shots! by Jim Abrahams( Visual )

41 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 811 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A team of crack (or is it cracked?) jet jockeys led by an incompetent commander spend their nights carousing and their days training for secret operation "Sleepy Weasel"--A lightning strike against a desert kingdom
 
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Cary Elwes acteur britannique

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Cary Elwes aktor brytyjski

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Cary Elwes britischer Schauspieler

Cary Elwes britisk skodespelar

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Elwes, Ivan Simon Cary

Elwes, Ivan Simon Cary 1962-

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Кари Елуис

Кері Елвіс

Кэри Элвес

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کری الویس بازیگر بریتانیایی

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