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Plummer, Christopher

Works: 789 works in 3,356 publications in 13 languages and 103,383 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Action and adventure films  Historical films  Biographical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Animated films  Fantasy films  Musical films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Interviewee, Author, Singer, Commentator, Other, Recipient, Artist, Costume designer, Vocalist, Speaker, Creator
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Christopher Plummer
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Most widely held works by Christopher Plummer
The sound of music by Richard Rodgers( Visual )

339 editions published between 1964 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 8,030 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Nazism takes over Austria, a governess and a widowed father fall in love and escape the country with his large family of musically-talented children
A beautiful mind by Ron Howard( Visual )

58 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 5,050 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of a troubled Princeton mathematician who is able to overcome years of suffering from schizophrenia to win the Nobel Prize
Up by Pete Docter( Visual )

51 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 3,498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a retired balloon salesman ties thousands of balloons to his house and takes off for unknown lands, he discovers an eight-year-old boy, a Wilderness Explorerer scout, on his porch and together they face adventures in the jungle
Syriana by Stephen Gaghan( Visual )

18 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 2,616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a career CIA operative, Bob Barnes begins to uncover the disturbing truth about the work he has devoted his life to. An up-and-coming oil broker, Bryan Woodman faces an unimaginable family tragedy and finds redemption in his partnership with idealistic Gulf Prince Nasir al-Subaai. Corporate lawyer, Bennett Holiday faces a moral dilemma as he finesses the questionable merger of two powerful U.S. oil companies Across the globe, a disenfranchised Wasim Khan, a Pakistani teenager, falls prey to the recruiting efforts of a charismatic cleric. Each plays their small part in the vast and complex system that powers the industry, unaware of the explosive impact their lives will have upon the world
The girl with the dragon tattoo by David Fincher( Visual )

52 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hoping to distance himself from the fallout of a libel conviction, journalist Mikael Blomkvist retreats to a remote island in Sweden's far north where the unsolved murder of a young girl still haunts her industrialist uncle forty years later. Ensconced in a cottage on the island where the killer may still roam, Blomkvist's investigation draws him into the secrets and lies of the rich and powerful, and throws him together with one unlikely ally: tattooed, punk hacker, Lisbeth Salander
The new world by Emanuele Crialese( Visual )

50 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in 8 languages and held by 2,244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the beginning of the 17th century, three ships arrive in "The New World," to found the settlement of Jamestown, in what will become the colony of Virginia. The English see a pristine Eden, and the inhabitants of the great native civilization see invaders. Captain John Smith--sent on a reconnaissance mission to scope out "the Naturals'" fortifications--is quickly captured and sentenced to death by the chief. At the last moment the chief's favorite daughter, Pocahontas, throws herself upon Smith and begs her father to spare his life. The passionate and noble young native woman and the ambitious soldier of fortune find themselves torn between the undeniable requirements of civic duty and the inescapable demands of the heart. Love, loss, and discovery animate the story, an elegiac celebration of the America that was ... and the America that was yet to come
The Lake House by Alejandro Agresti( Visual )

15 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lonely doctor who once occupied an unusual lakeside home begins exchanging love letters with its newest resident, a frustrated architect. When they discover that they're living two years apart, they try to unravel the mystery behind their extraordinary romance before it's too late
An American tail by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

28 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Russian mouse lands in New York in the 1880s, only to be separated from his family. He must now learn to live on the streets and evade the mean cats
Inside man by Spike Lee( Visual )

25 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,058 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The perfect bank robbery quickly spirals into an unstable and deadly game of cat-and-mouse between a criminal mastermind, the hostages, a determined detective, and a power broker with a hidden agenda. As the minutes tick by and the situation becomes increasingly tense, one wrong move could mean disaster for any one of them
The man who would be king by Rudyard Kipling( Visual )

91 editions published between 1975 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 1,936 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two 19th century British adventures travel to Kafiristan, a remote part of Afghanistan, in hopes of amassing immense personal wealth
The Insider by Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)( Visual )

52 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,910 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When former executive Jeffrey Wigand is fired by his employer, one of the largest tobacco companies in America, Wigand agrees to become a paid consultant for a story by veteran 60 minutes producer Lowell Bergman, regarding alleged unethical practices within the tobacco industry. But what begins as a temporary alliance leads to a lengthy battle for both men to save their reputations and more
Somewhere in time by Richard Matheson( Visual )

31 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,864 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young writer sacrifices his life in the present to find happiness in the past, where true love awaits him
The last station by E. T. A Hoffmann( Visual )

36 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,786 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In honor of his newly created religion, Russian novelist Leo Tolstoy renounces his title, property, and family in favor of poverty and celibacy. For the Countess Sofya, his wife of nearly fifty years, this is the last straw! After she discovers his plans to leave the rights to his iconic novels to the Russian people rather than his own family, she decides to use every trick of seduction in her considerable arsenal, to fight for what she believes is rightfully hers
The sound of music original Broadway cast recording by Richard Rodgers( Recording )

86 editions published between 1965 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story based upon the exploits of Maria Trapp and the Trapp Family Singers
Beginners by Mike Mills( Visual )

56 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man is rocked by two announcements from his elderly father: that he has terminal cancer, and that he has a young male lover
The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus by Terry Gilliam( Visual )

38 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The immortal Dr. Parnassus and his daughter Valentina travel the countryside with his imaginarium show, a mirror that audience members enter and are given two different paths to follow. If they choose correctly they will find joy and happiness, but choose wrongly and things will be quite the opposite. The doctor must also discover the right course to follow. After making a deal with Mr. Nick years ago, he must choose the correct path if he is to save his beloved daughter from Satan
Nine by Hans Liberg( Visual )

20 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When rag doll 9 first comes to life, he finds himself in a post-apocalyptic world where all humans are gone. It is only by chance that he discovers a small community of others like him taking refuge from fearsome machines that roam the earth intent on their extinction. Despite being the newest member of the group, 9 convinces the others that hiding will do them no good. They must take the offensive if they are to survive and they will need to discover why the machines want to destroy them in the first place. The very future of civilization may depend on them
Gone with the Wind by Victor Fleming( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1,431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Feature film: Focuses on the life and loves of the beautiful and selfish Scarlett O'Hara. The story begins on the O'Haras' Georgia plantation of Tara in antebellum days and moves through the Civil War and Reconstruction. This sweeping Civil War-era drama romance won an impressive 10 Academy Awards, and its immortal characters Scarlett, Rhett, Ashley, Melanie, Mammy and Prissy populate an epic story of enduring appeal across generations
Madeline by Ludwig Bemelmans( Visual )

26 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in English and French and held by 1,350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Madeline's dreams of family life seem close to fulfillment when a long-lost uncle from Vienna pays a surprise visit, until an evil plot threatens to take her from the only family she's ever known
In spite of myself : a memoir by Christopher Plummer( Book )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this rollicking self-portrait from one of today's great actors, Plummer tells of his privileged Canadian upbringing, rich in Victorian gentility, and how he tore himself away from the ski slopes to break into the big, bad world of theater
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Audience level: 0.17 (from 0.09 for The Lake H ... to 0.95 for Christophe ...)

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Alternative Names
Christopher Plummer acteur canadien

Christopher Plummer aktor kanadyjski

Christopher Plummer attore canadese

Christopher Plummer Canadees filmacteur

Christopher Plummer Canadian Academy Award-winning actor

Christopher Plummer kanadischer Schauspieler

Christopher Plummer kanadski glumac

Christopher Plummer kanadský herec

Christophorus Plummer

Kristofer Plamer

Kristofer Plammer

Kristofers Plamers Kanādas teātra, kino un televīzijas aktieris

Plammers, Kristofers 1929-

Plummer, Arthur Christopher Orme

Plummer, Arthur Christopher Orme 1929-

Plummer, Christopher 1929-

Κρίστοφερ Πλάμερ

Кристофер Пламер

Кристофер Пламмер

Кристофер Пламмер канадский актёр театра, кино и телевидения

Кристофър Плъмър

Крістофер Пламмер

Пламмер, Кристофер канадский актёр театра, кино и телевидения

Քրիստոֆեր Պլամմեր

כריסטופר פלאמר

كريستوفر بلامر

کریستوفر پلامر صداپیشه و بازیگر کانادایی

คริสโตเฟอร์ พลัมเมอร์

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A beautiful mindUpSyrianaThe new worldThe Lake HouseInside manThe man who would be kingThe Insider