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McKellen, Ian

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Most widely held works by Ian McKellen
Lord of the rings by Peter Jackson( Visual )

106 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 6,361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frodo makes his way through the darkness to Mount Doom to destroy the One Ring. Aragon learns of his destiny as the true King and the others prepare for a massive battle that will determine the fate of Middle-Earth
The Lord of the rings by J. R. R Tolkien( Visual )

74 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 5,116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In ancient times the Rings of Power were crafted by the Elven-smiths, and Sauron, the Dark Lord, forged the One Ring, filling it with his own power so that he could rule all others. But the One Ring was taken from him, and though he sought it throughout Middle-Earth still it remained lost to him. After many ages it fell, by chance, into the hands of the Hobbit, Bilbo Baggins. On his eleventy-first birthday, Bilbo disappeared, bequeathing to his young cousin, Frodo, the Ruling Ring, and a perilous quest: to journey across Middle-Earth, deep into the shadow of the Dark Lord and destroy the Ring by casting it into the Cracks of Doom
The lord of the rings by J. R. R Tolkien( Visual )

64 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 5,022 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Join Frodo, Gandalf, Aragorn, and brave members of he Fellowship as they continue their quest to destroy the Ring of Power. As darkness descends on Middle-earth, a strange creature named Gollum leads the heroes to the Balck Gates of Mordor. The rest of Middle-earth prepares for a battle that will decide the fate of all
The hobbit an unexpected journey by Peter Jackson( Visual )

58 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 3,687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first chapter in Peter Jackson's new epic trilogy set in Middle Earth 60 years before J.R.R. Tolkien's Lord of the rings saga. Follow Bilbo Baggins as he's swept into a quest to reclaim the Dwarf Kingdom of Erebor, long ago conquered by the dragon Smaug. Approached by the wizard Gandalf, Bilbo joins a company of thirteen dwarves led by the legendary warrior Thorin Oakenshield. Along the way they face many dangers; Bilbo meets Gollum and takes possession of the 'One ring.'
The Da Vinci Code by Dan Brown( Visual )

41 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in 8 languages and held by 3,219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Join symbologist Robert Langdon (Tom Hanks) and cryptologist Sophie Neveu (Audrey Tautou) in their heart-racing quest to solve a bizarre murder mystery that will take them from France to England - and behind the veil of a mysterious ancient society, where they discover a secret protected since the time of Christ
X2 : X-men united by Bryan Singer( Visual )

31 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 2,921 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An assassination attempt is made on the life of the president by a teleporting mutant. This act upsets the entire world and entices the president to begin the mutant-human war as predicted by Charles Xavier earlier. In an effort to get to the bottom of the attack and prevent world-wide war, Xavier sends out Storm and Dr. Jean Grey to search for the teleporting mutant and discover the truth behind the assassination attempt
The golden compass by Chris Weitz( Visual )

21 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 2,852 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a wondrous parallel world where witches soar the skies and Ice Bears rule the frozen North, one special girl is destined to hold the fate of the universe in her hands. When Lyra Belacqua becomes the keeper of the Golden Compass, she discovers that her world and all those beyond are threatened by the secret plans of Ms. Coulter. With the help of Lord Asriel and a group of unlikely allies ready to stand at her side, Lyra embarks on an extraordinary quest that celebrates friendship and courage against all odds
X-Men by Bryan Singer( Visual )

84 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A war is brewing between those with special powers ("mutants") and the rest of humanity -- and the only ones who can save the humans from certain destruction are a special group of mutants - the "X-Men." (Based on the comic series)
X-Men( Visual )

12 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 2,243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the help of their new recruits -- including Beast, Angel, Juggernaut, and Colossus -- the X-Men must face evolution itself in the form of their former teammate, Jean Grey. Possessed with the cosmic power of the Dark Phoenix, the resurrected Jean Grey has become a danger to herself, her mutant comrades, and the entire planet. A potential cure is discovered and processed to treat and ultimately eliminate the genetic mutations, once and for all. As the battle lines are drawn, the X-Men must contend with both Jean Grey's world-consuming powers, as well as the malevolent Brotherhood
The hobbit by J. R. R Tolkien( Visual )

42 editions published in 2014 in English and Italian and held by 2,042 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bilbo Baggins continues on in his journey with the wizard Gandalf and thirteen dwarves, led by Thorin Oakenshield, on an epic quest to reclaim their lost Dwarf Kingdom of Erebor
Stardust by Claire Danes( Visual )

12 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 1,997 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tristan hopes to win the heart of his beautiful, but shallow love, Victoria. He promises to recover a star that fell somewhere beyond the stony Wall that sets between the mundane England and the fantasy kingdom of Stormhold. So Tristan sets forth on his own journey in Stormhold. Meanwhile in that magical land, the dying king has set his four surviving sons on a quest for the crown. And the witch Lamia is seeking the heart of the star for an entirely different purpose, one that involves her secret power
Flushed away by David Bowers( Visual )

16 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,986 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Roddy, an upper-crust 'society mouse' who is rather rudely evicted from his Kensington flat when he is flushed down into Ratropolis, the bustling sewer world found under London's streets
Richard III by Richard Loncraine( Visual )

69 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,901 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1930's Britain, in the wake of a bloody civil war, the younger brother of the new King sets in motion a monstrous scheme to claim the throne for himself. Updated version of Shakespeare's tale
X-Men, days of future past by Bryan Singer( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 1,471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ultimate X-Men ensemble fights a war for the survival of the species across two time periods in X-Men: Days of Future Past. The beloved characters from the original X-Men film trilogy join forces with their younger selves from X-Men: First Class, in an epic battle that must change the past to save our future
The hobbit( Visual )

30 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 1,430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The epic conclusion the adventures of Bilbo Baggins. Having reclaimed their homeland from the Dragon Smaug, the Company has unwittingly unleashed a deadly force into the world. Enraged, Smaug rains his fiery wrath down upon the defenseless men, women and children of Lake-town. Obsessed above all else with his reclaimed treasure, Thorin sacrifices friendship and honor to hoard it as Bilbo's frantic attempts to make him see reason drive the Hobbit towards a desperate and dangerous choice
A performance of Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

11 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and held by 1,401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a trio of witches prophesy Macbeth's ascension to the throne, Lady Macbeth pushes her husband into a murderous spree. But once crowned king of Scotland, Macbeth sees ghastly visions, fueled by guilt and a new prophecy, that ensure his ultimate downfall
David Copperfield by Simon Curtis( Visual )

15 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete 4-part classic BBC adaptation of Dickens' "David Copperfield."
Gods and monsters by Bill Condon( Visual )

47 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's 1957, and Hollywood horror director James Whale's heyday as the director of "Frankenstein," "Bride of Frankenstein" and "The Invisible Man" is long behind him. Retired and a semi-recluse, he lives his days accompanied only by images from his past. When his dour housekeeper Hannah hires handsome young gardener Clayton Boone, the flamboyant director and the simple yardman develop an unlikely friendship
King Lear by William Shakespeare( Visual )

12 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Proposing to divide his vast kingdom amongst his three daughters, Goneril, Regan and Cornelia, Lear devises a test for his offspring to convince him of their suitability and compassion for rule. Goneril and Regan's true colors emerge, they uncover a vast conspiracy of greed and cruelty within the once loyal dynasty
Cold Comfort Farm by John Schlesinger( Visual )

13 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,091 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recently orphaned, Flora ignores the sage advise of Mrs. Smiley and moves to the country to live on a decrepit farm with her eccentric relatives, where she finds ample material for the novel she wishes to write
 
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Ian McKellen acteur britannique

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Ian McKellen aktor brytyjski

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Ians Makellens

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McKellan, Ian

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McKellen, Ian Murphy 1939-

Yan MakKellen

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Ен Маккелен Брытанскі кінаактор

Иън Маккелън

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