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Plummer, Christopher

Overview
Works: 1,299 works in 4,833 publications in 12 languages and 116,613 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Biographical films  History  Historical films  Fantasy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Animated films  Musical films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Interviewee, Other, Author, Singer, Commentator, Artist, Recipient, wpr, Creator, Speaker, Author of introduction, vac, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Christopher Plummer
 
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The sound of music by Robert Wise( Visual )

308 editions published between 1965 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 4,580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young novice, uncertain about becoming a nun, becomes governess to 7 children of an autocratic ex-naval captain. Her charm wins over the rebellious children and the unbending captain
A beautiful mind by Ron Howard( Visual )

75 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 3,951 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatic biography of John Nash, a mathematical genius, who made an astonishing discovery early in his career and stood on the brink of international acclaim. But the handsome and arrogant Nash soon found himself on a painful and harrowing journey of self-discovery. After many years of struggle, he eventually triumphed over his schizophrenia, and finally, late in life, received the Nobel Prize
Up by Pete Docter( Visual )

83 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 3,760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carl Fredericksen is a 78- year-old curmudgeon. He used to enjoy his modest life as a balloon seller when his adventure-loving wife Ellie was still alive. When she died, Carl was left with his memories and the awareness that they never made their dream journey to Paradise Falls in South America. When well-meaning officials consign Carl to Shady Oaks Retirement Home, he rigs thousands of helium balloons to his house and floats away. He discovers that Russell, a chubby Wilderness Explorer Scout has stowed away. In the tropical jungle, Carl and Russell find more than they bargained for. Charles Muntz is a crazed explorer whose newsreels once inspired Carl and Ellie; Kevin is an exotic bird with a weakness for chocolate; and Dug who is an endearingly golden retriever fitted with a voice box. More importantly, Carl and Russell discover they need each other
Syriana by Stephen Gaghan( Visual )

27 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 2,643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There is less oil than the world requires, and that will make some people rich and others dead. Career CIA field operative Bob Barnes is sorting out his midcareer issues--his bosses want him quietly confined to a desk job. Bryan Woodman, an expatriate in Geneva, becomes the financial adviser to idealistic Gulf Prince Nasir. Corporate lawyer Bennett Holiday is finessing the questionable merger of two powerful U.S. oil companies. In Prince Nasir's country, meanwhile, young Pakistani laborer Wasim succumbs to the lure of radical Islam, seeking refuge from the dusty oil fields and crowded hostels in the tranquility of a madrasa. In the labyrinthine, interconnected worlds of espionage and politics, international finance and law, oil and radical Islam, motives and convictions can shape lives, or destroy them
The new world by Terrence Malick( Visual )

63 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 2,544 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 girl with the dragon tattoo by David Fincher( Visual )

56 editions published between 2011 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 2,489 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 Lake House( Visual )

20 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 2,164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lonely doctor who once occupied an unusual lakeside home begins exchanging love letters with a frustrated architect who resides in the same house two years in the past. They must try to unravel the mystery behind their extraordinary romance before it's too late
Inside man by Spike Lee( Visual )

36 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 2,119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

NYPD Detective Keith Frazier struggles to outsmart Dalton, a high-stakes bank robber who, along with a well-trained crew of accomplices, has seized control of a Wall Street bank. The robbers turn what initially looks like a hostage crisis into a personal crusade to expose some mysterious evil secrets. As the dangerous cat-and-mouse game unfolds, Madaline, a power broker with her own agenda, emerges and injects even more instability into an already volatile situation
Somewhere in time by Richard Matheson( Visual )

46 editions published between 1980 and 2019 in English and French and held by 1,905 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 Insider by Michael Mann( Visual )

45 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and German and held by 1,884 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
All the money in the world by Michelle Williams( Visual )

37 editions published between 2015 and 2018 in English and held by 1,880 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the kidnapping of 16-year-old John Paul Getty III and the desperate attempt by his devoted mother, Gail, to convince his billionaire grandfather to pay the ransom. When Getty Sr. refuses, Gail attempts to sway him as her son's captors become increasingly volatile and brutal. With her son's life in the balance, Gail and Getty Sr.'s adviser become unlikely allies in the race against time that ultimately reveals the true and lasting value of love over money. Inspired by historical events. Certain scenes, characters and dialogue have been fictionalized for dramatic purposes
National treasure by Jon Turteltaub( Visual )

17 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 1,873 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man obsessed with finding the legendary Knights Templar Treasure, the greatest fortune known to man, tries to find and decipher ancient riddles that will lead him to it. In a race against time and dogged by a ruthless enemy who also wants the riches, he must steal the Declaration of Independence to get a key clue to the mystery before the treasure falls into dangerous hands
An American tail by Don Bluth( Visual )

28 editions published between 1986 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 1,871 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
The last station by Jay Parini( Visual )

30 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in English and Italian and held by 1,818 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 man who would be king by John Huston( Visual )

67 editions published between 1975 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 1,801 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two 19th century British adventures travel to Kafiristan, a remote part of Afghanistan, in hopes of amassing immense personal wealth
Rodgers and Hammerstein's the sound of music by Richard Rodgers( Visual )

42 editions published between 1965 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,759 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Julie Andrews lights up the screen as Maria, the spirited young woman who leaves the convent to become a governess to the seven young children of Captain von Trapp, an autocratic widower whose strict household rules leave no room for music or merriment
The man who invented Christmas by Les Standiford( Visual )

28 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 1,664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The journey that led to Charles Dickens' creation of 'A Christmas Carol, ' a timeless tale that would redefine the holiday
Beginners by Mike Mills( Visual )

55 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,639 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

About how funny and transformative life can be. When graphic designer Oliver meets free-spirited Anna shortly after his father has passed away, Oliver realizes just how much of a beginner he is when it comes to long-lasting romantic love. Memories of his father, who, following the death of his wife of 45 years, came out of the closet at age 75 to live a full, energized, and wonderfully tumultuous gay life, encourage Oliver to open himself up to the potential of a true relationship
The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus by Terry Gilliam( Visual )

39 editions published between 2009 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 1,569 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
9 by Shane Acker( Visual )

9 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 1,516 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
 
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Plammers, Kristofers 1929-

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Κρίστοφερ Πλάμερ

Кристофер Пламер

Кристофер Пламмер канадский актёр театра, кино и телевидения

Кристофър Плъмър

Крістофер Пламмер

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کریستوفر پلامر صداپیشه و بازیگر کانادایی

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