WorldCat Identities

Kingsley, Ben 1943-

Works: 674 works in 3,189 publications in 14 languages and 97,120 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  History  Comedy films  Historical films  Biographical films  Fantasy films  Children's films  Science fiction films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, vac, Author, Editor, Contributor, Artist, Other, Singer, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Ben Kingsley
Schindler's list by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

234 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in 12 languages and held by 6,262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a Catholic war profiteer, Oskar Schindler, who risked his life and went bankrupt in order to save more than 1,000 Jews from certain death in concentration camps. He employed Jews in his crockery factory manufacturing goods for the German army. At the same time he tries to stay solvent with the help of a Jewish accountant and negotiates business with a vicious Nazi commandant who enjoys shooting Jews as target practice from the balcony of his villa that overlooks the prison camp he commands
Gandhi by Richard Attenborough( Visual )

173 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 4,720 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the life of Gandhi beginning with his political activities in South Africa during the late 1890's and ending with his assassination at the hands of a Hindu extremist in 1948. Shows the development of his philosophy of non-violence as he leads the people of India to independence from the British
Hugo by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

75 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 3,562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orphan, clock keeper, and thief, twelve-year-old Hugo lives in the walls of a busy Paris train station, where his survival depends on secrets and anonymity. But when his world suddenly interlocks with an eccentric girl and the owner of a small toy booth in the train station, Hugo's undercover life, and his most precious secret, are put in jeopardy. A cryptic drawing, a treasured notebook, a stolen key, a mechanical man, and a hidden message all come together to change Hugo's life forever
Islam, empire of faith by Robert Gardner( Visual )

42 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This three-part program documents the rise and growth of Islam throughout the world, from the birth of Prophet Muhammad in the 6th century through the peak of the Ottoman Empire 1000 years later. Discusses the impact of Islamic civilization on world history and culture
Shutter Island by Leonardo DiCaprio( Visual )

55 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 2,390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When U.S. Marshall Teddy Daniels arrives at the asylum for the criminally insane on Shutter Island, what starts as a routine investigation quickly takes a sinister turn. As the investigation unfolds and Daniels uncovers more shocking and terrifying truths about the island, he also learns there are some places that never let you go
The Boxtrolls by Graham Annable( Visual )

29 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 2,234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Boxtrolls, these box-wearing, quirky, mischievous creatures have lovingly raised an orphaned human boy named Eggs in the amazing cavernous home they've built beneath the streets of Cheesebridge. When the town's villain, Archibald Snatcher, comes up with a plot to get rid of the Boxtrolls, Eggs decides to venture above ground, 'into the light,' where he meets and teams up with fabulously feisty Winnie. Together, they devise a daring plan to save Eggs' family
Ender's game by Gavin Hood( Visual )

26 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hostile alien race attacked Earth, and if not for the legendary heroics of Fleet Commander Mazer Rackham, all would have been lost. In preparation for the next attack, Colonel Hyrum Graff is training only the best young children. Ender Wiggin, a shy, but brilliant boy, is soon ordained by Graff as the military's next great hope. Once at Command School, he's trained by Mazer Rackham, himself, to lead them into an epic battle that will determine the future of Earth and save the human race
Iron Man 3 by Shane Black( Visual )

28 editions published in 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When Tony Stark/Iron Man finds his entire world reduced to rubble, one question haunts him: Does the man make the suit, or does the suit make the man?"--Container
Tuck everlasting by Walt Disney( Visual )

17 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and Polish and held by 2,139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Winnie Foster, stifled by the formality of her proper life and her domineering mother, escapes into the woods only to get lost. Her magical summer begins when she meets Jesse Tuck. Jesse is full of life and adventure and Winnie falls in love. The Tuck family has a powerful secret-- a spring that holds the magic of everlasting life. Now Winnie must choose whether she wants to live life as she knows it or drink from the spring
Prince of Persia the sands of time by Mike Newell( Visual )

40 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 1,925 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's a race against time when a rogue prince reluctantly teams up with a rival princess to safeguard a magical dagger that gives its possessor the power to reverse time and rule the world
House of sand and fog by Andre Dubus( Visual )

42 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman is wrongly evicted from her home, and an ex-colonel in the Iranian army buys it in the hopes of selling it to make a profit and make his family's move to the U.S. successful. Neither of them is about to give up the house without a fight
Exodus : gods and kings( Visual )

21 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 1,764 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The defiant leader Moses rises up against the Egyptian Pharaoh Ramses, setting 400,000 slaves on a monumental journey of escape from Egypt and its terrifying cycle of deadly plagues
Night at the Museum by Ben Stiller( Visual )

11 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 1,676 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Get ready for the wildest and most adventure-filled night as Larry spans the globe, uniting favorite and new characters while embarking on an epic quest to save the magic before it is gone forever
Sneakers by Phil Alden Robinson( Visual )

40 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A thriller about five computer hackers with questionable pasts and an equally questionable government job
The walk by Robert Zemeckis( Visual )

26 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1974, Philippe Petit assembled a team to help him achieve his dream of walking between the World Trade Center towers
Anne Frank by Robert Dornhelm( Visual )

33 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatization of the life and death of Anne Frank
The merry wives of Windsor by William Shakespeare( Visual )

33 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir John Falstaff, knowing that Mrs. Ford and Mrs. Page control the money in their respective households, decides to seduce them, but they learn of his scheme and resolve to make a fool of him. A comic series of disguises and misadventures follows
Oliver Twist by David Lean( Visual )

27 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A slightly darker version of the classic Charles Dickens tale. After living in poor conditions, Oliver runs away to the streets of London. There he meets a gang of pickpockets and soon Oliver's life is changed forever
Elegy by Isabel Coixet( Visual )

42 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cultural critic David Kepesh finds his state of 'emancipated manhood' thrown into tragic disarray. David is a renowned college professor whose life is turned inside out when he becomes involved in a passionate relationship with Consuela. Consuela is a well-mannered student who awakens a sense of sexual possessiveness in her teacher. As their sexual relationship evolves, an incredible love story is born
Silas Marner : the weaver of Raveloe by George Eliot( Visual )

38 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Silas Marner was a man who had everything, until he lost it all. Falsely accused of theft and driven out of his town, Silas starts life anew. One day, upon arriving home, he discovers a child asleep on the hearth
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Ben Kingsley acteur britannique

Ben Kingsley aktor brytyjski

Ben Kingsley attore britannico

Ben Kingsley britia aktoro

Ben Kingsley britischer Schauspieler

Ben Kingsley Brits filmacteur

Ben Kingsley britský herec

Ben Kingsley filmografia de Ben Kingsley

Ben Kingsley Ingles nga aktor

Ben Kingsli

Ben Kinqsli

Bens Kingslijs angļu aktieris

Bhanji, Krishna, 1943-....

Bhanji, Krishna Pandit

Bhanji, Krishna Pandit, 1943-

Kingsley, Ben seras

Krishna Pandit Bhanji, 1943-

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