WorldCat Identities

Kingsley, Ben 1943-

Overview
Works: 970 works in 3,253 publications in 13 languages and 99,787 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  History  Historical films  Biographical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Children's films  Science fiction films  Comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, vac, Author, Editor, Contributor, Artist, Other, Singer, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Schindler's list by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

196 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in 11 languages and held by 6,266 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 )

98 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 4,687 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 )

68 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 3,575 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 )

34 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 3,312 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 Martin Scorsese( Visual )

51 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 2,331 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. Includes featurette
The Boxtrolls by Graham Annable( Visual )

30 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 2,267 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
Iron Man 3 by Shane Black( Visual )

30 editions published in 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When Tony Stark/Iron Man finds his entire world reduced to rubble, he must use all his ingenuity to survive, destroy his enemy, and somehow protect those he loves. But a soul-searching question haunts him: Does the man make the suit-- or does the suit make the man?"--Container
Ender's game( Visual )

22 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and French and held by 2,225 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
Tuck everlasting by Walt Disney Productions( Visual )

17 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and Polish and held by 2,151 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 )

35 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,929 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 Vadim Perelman( Visual )

30 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Colonel Behrani is a once-wealthy Iranian immigrant who struggles for dignity while working low-wage jobs in America. Kathy Nicolo is a troubled young house cleaner striving to put her life in order. When Kathy's house is mistakenly put up for public auction--and Behrani risks the last of his family fortune to buy it--the two become enmeshed in a desperate conflict
Exodus : gods and kings( Visual )

21 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 1,705 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
The walk by Robert Zemeckis( Visual )

26 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,678 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
Sneakers = Les escrocs by Phil Alden Robinson( Visual )

34 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A thriller about five computer hackers with questionable pasts and an equally questionable government job
Night at the museum( Visual )

5 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 1,570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Where the previous films felt frenetic and forced, this outing feels breezier, more enjoyable and less contrived."--USA Today
Anne Frank by Robert Dornhelm( Visual )

31 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Television adaptation of the story of Anne Frank, a young Jewish girl who lived in hiding with her family during the Nazi occupation
The jungle book( Visual )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An epic adventure about Mowgli, a man-cub who's been raised by a family of wolves. Mowgli finds he is no longer welcome in the jungle when fearsome tiger Shere Khan, who bears the scars of Man, promises to eliminate what he sees as a threat. Urged to abandon the only home he's ever known, Mowgli embarks on a captivating journey of self discovery, guided by panther turned stern mentor Bagheera, and the free spirited bear Baloo
Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens( Visual )

27 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De arme weesjongen Oliver vlucht uit het werkhuis naar Londen, waar hij terecht komt bij een dievenbende
Searching for Bobby Fischer by Steven Zaillian( Visual )

21 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 1,186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fred Waitzkin, a sportswriter who dreams his 7-year-old son Josh will grow up to play baseball. One day in the park with his mother, Josh displays more than talent, he has a gift. Sensing his son is a future champion, Fred places Josh under the tutelage of a strict chess teacher. But when Josh suddenly starts to lose, his parents must confront their own motivations, and recognize what Josh prizes more than winning; his family's love
Silas Marner : the weaver of Raveloe by George Eliot( Visual )

35 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,184 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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Alternative Names
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-

Μπεν Κίνγκσλεϊ

Бен Кингсли

Бен Кінгслі

Бен Кінґслі

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בן קינגסלי

بن كينغسلي ممثل إنجليزي

بن کینگزلی بازیگر بریتانیایی

بين كنجسلى

بین کنگزلی

बेन किंग्जली

बेन किंग्सले

বেন কিংসলি

બેન કિંગ્‍સલી

பென் கிங்ஸ்லி

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බෙන් කින්ග්ස්ලි

เบน คิงสลีย์

ბენ კინგსლი

벤 킹즐리

ベン・キングズレー

本·金斯利

班·金斯利

賓京士利

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GandhiSneakers = Les escrocsSilas Marner : the weaver of Raveloe