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Holm, Ian 1931-

Overview
Works: 883 works in 2,595 publications in 8 languages and 71,048 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  History  Historical films  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  Science fiction films  Biographical films  Animated films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Commentator, Author, Other, Recipient, Interviewee, Creator, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Ian Holm
The Lord of the rings by J. R. R Tolkien( Visual )

22 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 3,783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Assisted by a fellowship of heroes, Middle-earth hobbit, Frodo Baggins, plunges into a perilous trek to take the mystical One Ring to Mount Doom so that it and its magical powers can be destroyed and never possessed by evil Lord Sauron. An epic adventure of good against evil, the power of friendship, and individual courage
Hamlet by William Shakespeare( Visual )

23 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and German and held by 3,160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Mel Gibson's richest and most regal screen role to date has been the title role in this dynamic version of William Shakespeare's Hamlet, directed by Franco Zeffirelli ..."--Container
Ratatouille by Brad Bird( Visual )

27 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,938 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rat named Remy dreams of becoming a great chef despite his family's wishes and the obvious problem of being a rat in a decidedly rodent-phobic profession. When fate places Remy in Paris, he finds himself ideally situated beneath a restaurant made famous by his culinary hero. Despite the apparent dangers of being an unwanted visitor in the kitchen of one of Paris' most exclusive restaurants, Remy forms an unlikely partnership with Linguini, the garbage boy, who inadvertently discovers Remy's amazing talents. They strike a deal, ultimately setting into motion a chain of extraordinary events that turns the culinary world of Paris upside down
Henry V by William Shakespeare( Visual )

39 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,909 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Prince Hal" has ascended to the throne of England. He proceeds to assert his hereditary claim to the throne of France, gathers an army and embarks on a course that will lead to one of England's greatest battlefield triumphs--the bloody Battle of Agincourt--and forever change the face of Europe. King Henry V unites his people, deals justly with traitors, leads his soldiers to victory, and in the end ensures the peace by marrying the French princess Katherine
Brazil by Terry Gilliam( Visual )

46 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A daydreaming bureaucrat becomes involved with an underground superhero and a beautiful mysterious woman and becomes the tragic victim of his own romantic illusions
The hobbit an unexpected journey by Martin Freeman( Visual )

13 editions published in 2013 in English and German and held by 2,051 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first chapter in a 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 aviator by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and Italian and held by 2,016 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Howard Hughes was a rich young man from Texas, heir to his father's fortune, when he decided he wanted to make movies. Age 21, he made the most expensive Hollywood film ever (at the time); and went on to break air-speed records, make another fortune in aircraft design, smash Charles Lindbergh's round-the-world flight record, and be romantically linked with almost all of Hollywood's famous beauties. Nevertheless, he died alone, sealed into a room he never left, the victim of compulsions that drove him to greatness, while containing the seeds of his undoing
Alien by Ridley Scott( Visual )

39 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in English and French and held by 1,973 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
Chariots of fire by Hugh Hudson( Visual )

21 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in English and held by 1,947 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story, told in flashback, of two young British sprinters competing for fame in the 1924 Olympics. Eric, a devout Scottish missionary runs because he knows it must please God. Harold, the son of a newly rich Jew runs to prove his place in Cambridge society. In a warmup 100 meter race, Eric defeats Harold, who hires a pro trainer to prepare him. Eric, whose qualifying heat is scheduled for a Sunday, refuses to run despite pressure from the Olympic committee
Lord of war by Andrew Niccol( Visual )

16 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 1,635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the rise and fall of Yuri Orlov, from his early days in the early 1980s in Little Odessa to selling guns to mobsters in his local neighbourhood, and through to his ascension through the decade of excess and indulgence into the early 90s. He forms a business partnership with an African warlord and his psychotic son. His relationship with his younger brother is somewhat volatile, he is married to a famous model, and he is relentlessly pursued by a determined federal agent and his inner demons sway between his drive for success and the immorality of what he does
Garden State by Zach Braff( Visual )

24 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Andrew Largeman returns from self-imposed exile in Los Angeles to his hometown in New Jersey for his mother's funeral. Andrew has spent years cut off from his darker feelings with the aid of pharmaceuticals prescribed by his father, Gideon, a coldly formal psychiatrist. Afterward, he takes to tooling around on his antique motorcycle, finding old friends and making new ones. When he meets and begins to fall for Sam, he finds himself slowly awaking not only to the pain of life but also to the life-affirming power of love
The madness of King George by Nicholas Hytner( Visual )

44 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the life of King George III, this is the story of royal intrigue, sexual indiscretions, backstairs plotting and a battle for power between Parliament and the throne, all occurring while the king is being treated for an unknown mental illness
Mary Shelley's Frankenstein by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley( Visual )

13 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and held by 1,441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adaptation of the classic horror story in which a young doctor creates life. The creature he assembles from the bodies of convicts and the brain of a brilliant scientist soon realizes that he will be rejected by society and goes on a rampage seeking revenge on the doctor who gave him life
From hell by Allen Hughes( Visual )

46 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1888 London's Whitechapel slums, poor women like Mary Kelly and her friends walk the streets for a living. When the streetwalkers begin to be murdered one by one, it attracts the attention of Inspector Abberline, who takes a personal interest in the case, and Mary Kelly. Now he must use his psychic abilities to stop the most notorious serial killer in history -- Jack the Ripper -- before Mary is killed
The sweet hereafter by Atom Egoyan( Visual )

61 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following a tragic schoolbus accident, high-profile lawyer Mitchell Stephens descends upon a small town. With promises of retribution and a class-action lawsuit filed on behalf of the grieving community, Stephens begins his investigation into the details of the crash. But beneath the town's calm, he uncovers a tangled web of lies, deceit and forbidden desires that mirrors his own troubled personal life. Gradually, we learn that Stephens has his own agenda, and that everyone has secrets to keep
Animal farm by George Orwell( Visual )

21 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and German and held by 1,260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells of the revolt of the animals of Manor Farm against their human masters. Led by the pigs Snowball and Napoleon, the animals attempt to create a utopian society. Soon, however, Napoleon gets a taste for power, drives out Snowball, and establishes a totalitarian regime as brutal and corrupt as any human society
Big night by Stanley Tucci( Visual )

19 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and French and held by 1,244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of two brothers whose Italian restaurant is on the brink of bankruptcy. Their only chance for success is to risk everything they own on an extravagant feast for bandleader Louis Prima. But their big night is complicated by a lovers' triangle, a sneaky restaurant rival, and the perfectionism of their chef
King Lear by William Shakespeare( Visual )

18 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Lear, King of Britain, has three daughters: Goneril, Regan and Cordelia. Intending to divide his kingdom among his daughters according to their affection for him, he asks them to say which loves him most. Goneril and Regan profess their extreme affection, and each receives one-third of the kingdom. Cordelia, disgusted with their hollow flattery, says she loves him according to her duty, no more or less. Infuriated with this reply, Lear divides her portion between Goneril and Regan. Eventually, the two daughters reveal their true heartlessness and a tragic chain of events are set into motion." -- Container
Lord of the rings by Peter Jackson( Visual )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 1,097 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 day after tomorrow by Dennis Quaid( Visual )

33 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,005 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatized global warming event triggers a barrage of epic natural disasters: tornadoes flatten Los Angeles, a tidal wave engulfs New York City and the entire Northern Hemisphere begins to freeze solid. An assortment of individual narratives are threaded together to follow the various catastrophes and their effects on local populations, including the stories of climatologist Jack Hall, his son Sam, and other small bands of survivors as they ride out the growing superstorm
 
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Alternative Names
Cuthbert, Ian Holm.

Cuthbert, Ian Holm 1931-

Holm, Ian.

Ian Holm acteur britannique

Ian Holm actor britnico

Ian Holm aktor brytyjski

Ian Holm attore britannico

Ian Holm britischer Schauspieler

Ian Holm britisk skuespiller

Ian Holm Brits acteur

IAN HOLM CUTHBERT

Ijan Holm

Ioannes Holm

Иън Холм

Иэн Холм британский актёр

Ијан Холм

Холм, Иэн

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إيان هولم

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HamletHenry VBrazilThe aviatorAlienMary Shelley's FrankensteinThe sweet hereafterAnimal farm