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Hurt, John 1940-2017

Overview
Works: 1,190 works in 4,559 publications in 10 languages and 106,163 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films  Science fiction films  Biographical films  Historical films  Children's films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Juvenile works 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Commentator, Other, Author, Translator, Contributor, Interviewee, vac, Author of screenplay, Director
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by Chris Columbus( Visual )

81 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 6,297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An orphaned child that has spent the first ten years of his life living under the stairs of his aunt and uncle's house is invited to join the Hogwarts School of
Indiana Jones and the kingdom of the crystal skull by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

53 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 3,205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Indy tries to outrace a brilliant and beautiful agent for the mystical, all-powerful Crystal Skull of Akator. Teaming up with a rebellious young biker and his spirited love Marion, Indy takes you on a breathtaking, action-packed adventure
A man for all seasons by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

44 editions published between 1966 and 2021 in English and Arabic and held by 3,072 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir Thomas More, Chancellor of England, has an unquestioning faith. As a devout Catholic, More refuses to support King Henry VIII's divorce from Catherine of Aragon. In quest of a son, Henry wants to marry his mistress, Anne Boleyn. When the petulant king breaks with Rome and the Pope, More resigns his chancellorship in protest. Unsure in his new position as head of the Church of England, the king is unnerved by More's continued refusal to acknowledge his suzerainty. For his stubborn convictions, More ends up imprisoned in the Tower of London. For holding devotion to God and the Church dearer than his loyalty to the King, More dies
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows by David Yates( Visual )

51 editions published between 2010 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,996 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part 1 begins as Harry, Ron and Hermione set out on their perilous mission to track down and destroy the secret to Voldemort's immortality and destruction--the Horcruxes. On their own, without the guidance of their professors or the protection of Professor Dumbledore, the three friends must now rely on one another more than ever. But there are Dark Forces in their midst that threaten to tear them apart. Harry's only hope is to find the Horcruxes before Voldemort finds him
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows by Daniel Radcliffe( Visual )

53 editions published between 2011 and 2017 in English and held by 2,960 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the epic finale, the battle between the good and evil forces of the wizarding world escalates into an all-out war. The stakes have never been higher and no one is safe. But it is Harry who may be called upon to make the ultimate sacrifice as he draws closer to the climactic showdown with Lord Voldemort. It all ends here
V for Vendetta by James McTeigue( Visual )

57 editions published between 2005 and 2020 in 3 languages and held by 2,885 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in a future where Germany has won World War II and Britain has become a fascist state, this is the story of a young working-class woman, Evey, who is rescued from a life-and-death situation by a masked man known only as 'V.' Incomparably charismatic and ferociously skilled in the art of combat and deception, 'V' ignites a revolution when he urges his fellow citizens to rise up against tyranny and oppression. As Evey uncovers the truth about 'V's' mysterious background, she also discovers the truth about herself. She becomes his ally in his plan to bring freedom and justice to a cruel and corrupt society
Contact by Robert Zemeckis( Visual )

47 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Astronomer Dr. Ellie Arroway receives an encrypted message, apparently from a solar system many light-years away
The elephant man by David Lynch( Visual )

144 editions published between 1980 and 2020 in 6 languages and held by 2,302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a true story, the film examines the complex emotional experiences faced by John Merrick, the "Elephant Man" when he is discovered by a dedicated surgeon. Rescued from his degrading life as a circus freak, Merrick is given a chance to live his last years with comfort, respect, and dignity
Tinker tailor soldier spy by John Le Carré( Visual )

50 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When a disgraced spy surfaces with information concerning a double agent at the top of the British secret service, George Smiley (Gary Oldman), an ex-MI6 agent, is drawn back into the murky field of espionage. Tasked with investigating which of his trusted former colleagues has chosen to betray him and their country, Smiley narrows his search to four suspects - all experienced, skilled and successful agents. However, past histories, rivalries and friendships make it far from easy to pinpoint the man who is eating away at the heart of the British establishment."--Container
Jackie by Pablo Larraín( Visual )

37 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 2,155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A searing and intimate portrait of one of the most important and tragic moments in American history, seen through the eyes of the iconic First Lady, then Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy. The film places us in her world during the days immediately following her husband's assassination. Known for her extraordinary dignity and poise, here we see a psychological portrait of the First Lady as she struggles to maintain her husband's legacy and the world of a "Camelot" that they created and loved so well
Hellboy by Guillermo del Toro( Visual )

61 editions published between 2003 and 2019 in 6 languages and held by 2,152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the 1940s, the Third Reich has joined forces with the evil Grigori Rasputin, who has used his occult powers to summon up a demon from the depths of Hell. However, the demonic creature is captured by American forces, and put in the care of Professor Broom. Under Broom's care, Hellboy develops the desire to do good. Sixty years later he takes action as part of an elite secret defense team alongside Liz Sherman, and Abe Sapian, an aquatic humanoid with the power of telepathy. Hellboy finds himself facing the powerful Rasputin determined to bring the demon back to the forces of darkness
Alien by Ridley Scott( Visual )

92 editions published between 1979 and 2019 in 6 languages and held by 1,876 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Terror begins when the crew of a spaceship investigates a transmission from a desolate planet and discovers a life form that is perfectly evolved to annihilate mankind
Snowpiercer by Chun-ho Pong( Visual )

36 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in English and held by 1,739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De aarde is in een ijsplaneet veranderd en de enige overlevenden bevinden zich in een zelfvoorzienende trein waarin een strikte scheiding bestaat tussen welgestelden en de rest die als armoedzaaiers leeft
Melancholia by Lars von Trier( Visual )

34 editions published between 2011 and 2018 in English and German and held by 1,735 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Justine (Kirsten Dunst) and Michael (Alexander Skarsgård) celebrate their marriage at a sumptuous party in the home of Justine's sister Claire (Charlotte Gainsbourg), and brother-in-law John (Kiefer Sutherland). Despite Claire's best efforts, the wedding is a fiasco with family tensions mounting and relationships fraying. Meanwhile, a planet called Melancholia is heading directly towards Earth threatening the very existence of humankind"--Container
Hercules by Brett Ratner( Visual )

27 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on Radical Comics' Hercules by Steve Moore, this ensemble-action film is a revisionist take on the classic myth. It offers the truth behind the myth by presenting the fashioning of a warrior who, for all his strength and courage, is flesh and blood
Immortals by Tarsem Singh( Visual )

34 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this epic tale of vengeance and destiny, power-mad King Hyperion ... threatens to destroy all of humanity on his maniacal quest to obtain the ultimate weapon - the legendary Epirus Bow that gives the power to unleash war on both Heaven and Earth. But Theseus ..., a heroic young villager chosen by the gods, rises up to stop Hyperion's brutal rampage. With supernatural help from the beautiful oracle Phaedra ..., Theseus embraces his destiny and leads a fierce band of warriors in a desperate fight for the future of mankind"--Container
Rob Roy by Michael Caton-Jones( Visual )

56 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a harsh winter threatens the majestic Scottish Highlands, Rob Roy MacGregor is forced to borrow money from the less-than-noble Marquis of Montrose to provide for his clan. But when Montrose's evil henchmen conspire to take the wealth for themselves, they thrust Rob into the most challenging battle of his life ... one that escalates into a bloody, exhilarating climax
Watership down by Martin Rosen( Visual )

41 editions published between 1978 and 2019 in 4 languages and held by 1,267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A band of rabbits escapes the threatened collapse of their highly developed civilization only to find the same dangers (predatory men and beasts, and a totalitarian state imposed by their own species) in their new domain. Animated
The skeleton key by Iain Softley( Visual )

27 editions published between 2005 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Caroline Ellis takes a job as a hospice worker in Louisiana's bayous, she unlocks a deadly secret involving magic, conjure, and sacrifice that pulls her into a terrifying world of strange, frightening, and unexplained incidents. The key to escaping may lie in a decrepit attic, but if she dares to believe in what she discovers, everything she fears will become real
Midnight express by Alan Parker( Visual )

72 editions published between 1978 and 2019 in 6 languages and held by 1,221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American citizen Billy Hayes is sentenced to four years in a brutal Turkish prison after being caught trying to smuggle hashish out of Istanbul. When his sentence is changed to life just days before his release, he has no choice but to try to escape
 
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Τζον Χερτ

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Джон Гарт

Джон Герт британський актор

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جان هارت صداپیشه، بازیگر، و کاشف بریتانیایی

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尊·赫 英國演員

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