Hopkins, Anthony 1937-
Most widely held works about Anthony Hopkins
Most widely held works by Anthony Hopkins
The silence of the lambs ( Visual )
52 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 2,346 libraries worldwide
A young female FBI agent is sent to interview notorious killer, Dr. Hannibal Lecter in hopes of obtaining information that will help the bureau catch another killer.
Othello ( Visual )
44 editions published between 1981 and 2009 in English and held by 1,903 libraries worldwide
Shakespeare's play about the tragic consequences of jealousy. Othello appoints Cassio as his chief lieutenant, arousing the jealousy of Iago, who conspires to undo them both. Iago tells Othello that his wife, the beautiful Desdemona, is having an affair with Cassio. Othello strangles Desdemona before learning of Iago's evil, and then kills himself in remorse.
Amistad ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 1,866 libraries worldwide
Chronicles the 1839 revolt on board the slave ship Amistad bound for America. Much of the story involves the court-room drama about the slave who led the revolt.
Legends of the fall ( Visual )
25 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,788 libraries worldwide
An epic Western saga about a woman and the three sons of a Montana rancher who love her, told against the backdrop of World War I.
The remains of the day ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in English and Italian and held by 1,783 libraries worldwide
The story of blind devotion and repressed love between a fanatically proper butler and a high-spirited, strong-minded young housekeeper employed by a British lord who is unwittingly a Nazi dupe.
Beowulf ( Visual )
6 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,661 libraries worldwide
This is not your high school teacher's Old English epic poem, but a motion-capture animated film. In the age of heroes comes the mightiest warrior of them all, Beowulf, to aid King Hrothgar by slaying the monster Grendel. The troubled Danish kingdom has been bedeviled by the demon for years, but in killing him, Beowulf incurs the undying wrath of the beast's ruthlessly seductive mother. After killing her, Beowulf returns to the castle and becomes king. Years pass, and all seems well. Is the age of demons finally over? Before he dies, however, Beowulf must face his past weakness and expiate his sins--if his kingdom is to survive.
Dr. Seuss' how the Grinch stole Christmas ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 1,653 libraries worldwide
Why is the Grinch such a grouch? No one seems to know, until little Cindy Lou Who takes matters into her own hands and turns both Whoville and the Grinch's world upside down, inside out ... and funny side up in her search for the true meaning of Christmas.
Bram Stoker's Dracula ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,494 libraries worldwide
The tortured journey of the devastatingly seductive Transylvanian Prince as he moves from Eastern Europe to 19th century London in search of his reincarnated long-lost love.
Amistad ( Visual )
24 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 1,395 libraries worldwide
Chronicles the 1839 revolt on board a slave ship bound for America. Much of the story involves the court-room drama about the slave who led the revolt.
The mask of Zorro ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 1,381 libraries worldwide
The elder Zorro comes out of retirement to train a new Zorro to fight the enemy Montero.
Proof ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 1,372 libraries worldwide
With the help of one of her father's former students, Catherine, a devoted daughter, must come to terms with the death of her father, a brilliant mathematician whose genius was crippled by mental instability. After his death, a notebook containing a mathematical proof is found and Catherine claims the proof is her own work.
The Lion in winter ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 1,358 libraries worldwide
Historical drama of the conflict between King Henry II of England and his wife Eleanor of Aquitaine over Henry's successor to the British throne.
The world's fastest Indian ( Visual )
15 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,344 libraries worldwide
Burt Munro, a Kiwi from far south New Zealand has been building and rebuilding his motorcycle for the last 40 years, dreaming of the day when he and the bike can go to Utah's Bonneville Salt Flats and see what they can really do. When Burt's heart goes bad on him, his dreaming is threatened to come to an end. Luckily, Burt is not ready to stop dreaming. He decides to mortgage his house and bring his dream to life. He and the motorcycle head for American to participate in 'Speed Week'. His journey from Long Beach to Utah brings him through a cross section of American 'characters'. Each recognizes in Burt, that burning desire to achieve a dream and each helps him in the way that they can to make that dream happen. When Burt finally stands on Bonneville Salt Flats, by himself thinking of all the greatness that has transpired here and now he, Burt Munro, can at last test himself on this 'sacred ground'
Fracture ( Visual )
13 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and German and held by 1,308 libraries worldwide
Ted Crawford is a wealthy, brilliant, and meticulous structural engineer who lives in Los Angeles. He shoots his wife and entraps her lover. After the police arrive, he signs a confession. At his arraignment, he asserts his rights to represent himself and asks the court to move immediately to trial. The prosecutor is Willy Beachum, a hotshot D.A. who is getting ready to leave for a civil-law firm. He is told by everyone the case is open and shut. Crawford, however, sees Beachum's weakness - the hairline fracture of his character.
Bobby ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 1,269 libraries worldwide
Revisits the night presidential-hopeful Robert F. Kennedy was assassinated at the Ambassador Hotel in June 1968. Tells the stories of a variety of people present on that fateful night, ranging from Kennedy's campaign staff and volunteers to the hotel owner, employees such as kitchen staff, and various guests.
Howards End ( Visual )
38 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,262 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of the idealistic, independent and highly educated Schlegel sisters and their tangled relationships with a rich businessman and his family, and with an unhappily married young bank clerk.
Meet Joe Black ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 1,253 libraries worldwide
Death appears to claim a wealthy media mogul who bargains for more time, during which Death falls in love with the man's daughter.
A doll's house ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1973 and 2004 in English and held by 1,195 libraries worldwide
Nora is sheltered first by her father and then by her husband. All her life, she has been protected like a fragile possession ... like a doll in a doll's house. Years ago, Nora Helmer committed a forgery in order to save the life of her authoritarian husband Torvald. Now she is being blackmailed lives in fear of her husband's finding out and of the shame such a revelation would bring. But when the truth comes out, Torvald reveals himself for what he really is, and then desperately tries to patch things up and resume his role. But everything has changed. Shocked to learn where she really stands in her husband's esteem, Nora can pretend no longer, and leaves to be free. Torvald is left wondering how he had ever been such a fool to think she would be with him forever.
Red dragon ( Visual )
18 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 1,151 libraries worldwide
Will Graham is an FBI agent who brought Hannibal Lecter to justice; however, his confrontation with Lecter proved to be a bloody, near-death experience. Retiring from the Bureau, he moves to Florida. However, a particularly grisly killer is on the loose, and Jack, Graham's one-time mentor at the Bureau, asks him to return to duty to find him. "The Tooth Fairy" is a vicious murderer who kills entire families at once, covering the eyes of his victims with bits of a shattered mirror.
Nixon ( Visual )
38 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,055 libraries worldwide
Drama about the fall of Richard Nixon based on the view that a dark, murderous conspiracy controls the world.
Action and adventure films Actors Alexander,--the Great,--356-323 B.C Amistad (Schooner) Beowulf (Legendary character) Biographical films Biography California--Los Angeles Comedy films Dracula, Count (Fictitious character) Drama England Epic films Fantasy films Fathers and daughters Feature films Feature films Fiction films Film adaptations Film adaptations Film remakes Films for the hearing impaired Films--for the hearing impaired Friendship Great Britain Grinch (Fictitious character) Historical films History Hopkins, Anthony,--1937- Horror films Jealousy Kings and rulers Lecter, Hannibal (Fictitious character) Man-woman relationships Melodramas (Motion pictures) Psychopaths Serial murderers Shakespeare, William,--1564-1616 Sisters Slave insurrections Social conflict Thrillers (Motion pictures) Trials (Mutiny) United States Vampires Video recordings Video recordings for the hearing impaired Video recordings--for the hearing impaired War films Zorro (Fictitious character)
Hopkins, Anthony Philip 1937-
Hopkins, Anthony Philip, Sir, 1937-
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