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Irons, Jeremy 1948-

Works: 1,001 works in 4,260 publications in 11 languages and 85,086 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  History  Historical films  Fiction  Children's films  Television mini-series  Animated films  Fantasy films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Singer, Performer, Author, Other, Contributor, Artist, Host, Interviewee, fmk, Creator, Speaker, Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Jeremy Irons
The Lion King by Walt Disney( Visual )

77 editions published between 1994 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 4,367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simba begins life as an honored prince, son of the powerful King Mufasa. The cub's happy childhood turns tragic when his evil uncle, Scar, murders Mufasa and drives Simba away from the kingdom. In exile, Simba befriends the comically bumbling pair of Pumbaa, the warthog, and Timon, the meerkat, and lives a carefree jungle life. As he approaches adulthood, however, he is visited by the spirit of his father, who instructs him to defeat Scar and reclaim his rightful throne
Eragon by Stefen Fangmeier( Visual )

87 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 3,012 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eragon is an orphaned farm boy whose destiny is sealed forever when a mystic stone chooses him for its keeper. This is no ordinary stone, but the last surviving egg of the dragon race. Eragon is now the Dragon Rider, the boy who will be a savior to the repressed peoples of the Kingdom. Eragon, together with his mentor Brom, the gracious dragon Saphira and the beautiful Princess Arya, learn more about themselves, their responsibilities and their destinies
The Mission by Roland Joffé( Visual )

200 editions published between 1986 and 2016 in 10 languages and held by 2,813 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An epic about a man of the sword and a man of the cloth who unite to shield the Guarani South American Indian tribe from brutal subjugation by 18th-century colonial empires
Kingdom of heaven by Ridley Scott( Visual )

87 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,753 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orlando Bloom stars as Balian, a young Frenchman in Medieval Jerusalem during the Crusades, who, having lost everything, finds redemption in a heroic fight against overwhelming forces to save his people and fulfill his destiny as a knight
The Civil War by Ken Burns( Visual )

21 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in English and held by 2,356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A nine-part documentary series which examines the American Civil War through photographs, readings from documents and diaries and historical materials
The man in the iron mask by Alexandre Dumas( Visual )

72 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 2,026 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1638 Queen Anne of France gives birth to a boy, who will inherit the throne one day. But, only known to few, there is a twin brother born minutes later. 22 years later, King Louis XIV rules the country of France, but due to his lifestyle and the costs of war, people are forced to suffer hunger and poverty. Of the Musketeers who had served his father Louis XIII faithfully, only one is still on the king's side: D'Artagnan, the Capitain of the king's guards. His three companions Aramis, Athos and Porthos have retired into civil life long ago. One day on a royal party, the young and unliked king gets a crush on Christine. This young lady is the fiance of soldier Raoul, the son of Athos. Without further ado, the king has Raoul recruited and sent to war, so that he himself can take care of her. Soon Raoul dies in combat and the king has him out of the way. But Athos, Aramis and Porthos think of a plan to take revenge on the king. Aramis points out that there is a man in an iron mask in a very secure prison, and that this man's existence can solve all present problems
William Shakespeare's The Merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare( Visual )

57 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,982 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Antonio, a successful but cash-poor merchant, approaches Shylock, a wealthy moneylender, for a loan to help his young friend Bassanio woo the fair Portia. Despite being longtime enemies, Shylock grants the request, but demands one pound of Antonio's flesh if the debt is not repaid on time. When Antonio defaults on the loan, Shylock seeks what is legally owed him but soon learns that those to whom evil is done, do evil in return"--Container
Race by Stephen Hopkins( Visual )

17 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and German and held by 1,886 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jesse Owens's quest to become the greatest track and field athlete in history launches him onto the world stage of the 1936 Olympics, where he faces off against Adolf Hitler's vision of Aryan supremacy
Appaloosa by Ed Harris( Visual )

44 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,884 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1880s, the American West. Randall Bragg is a rich landowner who is wanted for murdering the town marshal. Lawman Virgil Cole and his deputy Everett Hitch are two friends who are hired to defend a lawless town from the murderous rancher. Their efforts become complicated and their friendship is tested when a young widow arrives in town
Die hard by John McTiernan( Visual )

77 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 1,815 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New York cop John McClane is the personal target of the mysterious Simon, a terrorist determined to blow up the entire city if he doesn't get what he wants. Accompanied by an unwilling civilian partner, McClane careens wildly from one end of New York to the other as he struggles to keep up with Simon's deadly game. It's a battle of wits between a psychopathic genius and a heroic cop who once again finds himself having a really bad day
Beautiful creatures by Kami Garcia( Visual )

44 editions published in 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,808 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When newcomer Lena arrives in the small town of Gatlin she quickly captures the attention of Ethan, who only wants to escape what he views as a boring and dead end town. He quickly gets more than he bargained for. Together, they uncover dark secrets about their respective families, their history and their town
The French lieutenant's woman by Karel Reisz( Visual )

116 editions published between 1980 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 1,767 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman, ostracized by Victorian society and abandoned by her French lieutenant lover, fascinates a man who resolves to unravel the mystery of her clandestine past
Margin call by J. C Chandor( Visual )

55 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Who cares about the suffering--existential, financial, or other--of those who blindly mismanaged our monies into this ever-expanding, nay, verily bottomless pit of debt? No one, but this film may help viewers understand A) the birth of current financial woes, and B) what it might have been like, in those first few hours within the confines of an early investment trading firm casualty. Fueled by a mass layoff, a thumb drive, and a rocket-scientist-cum-analyst who really understands the numbers, the last night of good times on Wall Street unfolds as rung by rung, up the executive ladder, travels news that is -- apocalyptic. For viewers who still have no idea of how 2008's meltdown happened, this film is one fiction that will make it ever so much more real
Assassin's creed by Justin Kurzel( Visual )

34 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,681 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through a revolutionary technology that unlocks his genetic memories, Callum Lynch experiences the adventures of his ancestor, Aguilar, in 15th century Spain. Callum discovers he is descended from a mysterious secret society, the Assassins, and amasses incredible knowledge and skills to take on the oppressive and powerful Templar organization in the present day
Elizabeth I by Tom Hooper( Visual )

42 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"[E]xplores the intersection of the private and public life of Elizabeth I in the latter half of her reign, offering a personal look at her allies, her enemies, and her suitors as she struggles to survive in a male-dominated world."--Container
Being Julia by István Szabó( Visual )

34 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and German and held by 1,426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

London, 1938. Julia is a true West End diva: beautiful, talented, wealthy, and famous. She has a devoted husband who has masterminded her brilliant career - but after years of the spotlight she begins to suffer from a severe case of boredom and longs for something new and exciting to put the twinkle back in her eye. She finds what she is looking for in a handsome young American fan, who adds a few more sparks than Julia was hoping for
Batman v Superman : dawn of justice by Chris Terrio( Visual )

26 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 1,365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Two titans of justice, Batman/Bruce Wayne (Ben Affleck) and Superman/Clark Kent (Henry Cavill), meet in the most anticipated showdown of our time. Fearing the actions of a godlike super hero left unchecked, Gotham City's formidable vigilante takes on Metropolis' revered savior while the world wrestles with what sort of hero it really needs. But as Batman and Superman go to war, a separate danger arises, one that may threaten all of humanity."--Container
The man who knew infinity by Dev Patel( Visual )

27 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Growing up poor in Madras, India, Srinivasa Ramanujan Iyengar earns admittance to Cambridge University suring WWI, where he becomes a pioneer in mathematical theories with the guidance of his professor, G. H. Hardy
The time machine by George Pal( Visual )

30 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scientist and inventor Alexander Hartdegen is determined to prove that time travel is possible. His determination is turned to desperation by a personal tragedy that now drives him to want to change the past. Testing his theories with a time machine of his own invention, Hartdeggen is hurtled 800,000 years into the future, where he discovers a terrifying new world, where mankind has divided into the hunter and the hunted
Brideshead revisited by Evelyn Waugh( Visual )

80 editions published between 1981 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles is from a family with little money. Sebastian's family is wealthy. The two become friends at Oxford. When Sebastian invites his friend to dinner, Charles becomes involved with Sebastian's family. After Charles becomes an officer in the British Army he and his company are moved to an English country house that he realizes is Sebastian's family home. Here he discovers memories of his youth and young manhood, his loves, life, and a journey of faith and anguish
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Alternative Names
Aironss, Džeremijs, 1948-

Aironss, Džeremijs Džons, 1948-

Ceremi Ayrons

Džeremi Ajrons

Džeremijs Aironss

Ieremias Irons

Irons, Jeremy

Irons, Jeremy John.

Irons, Jeremy John 1948-

Jeremy Irons acteur britannique

Jeremy Irons aktor brytyjski

Jeremy Irons attore britannico

Jeremy Irons britischer Schauspieler

Jeremy Irons Brits filmacteur

Jeremy Irons britský herec

Jeremy Irons Brittisk skådespelare

Jeremy Irons Ingles nga aktor

Τζέρεμι Άιρονς

Айронс, Джереми, 1948-

Джереми Айронс английский актёр

Джеремі Айронс

Джеръми Айрънс

Джэрэмі Айранз

Джэрэмі Айранс

Жереми Айронс

Џереми Ајронс

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איירונס, ג'רמי

ג'רמי איירונס

جرمی آیرونز صداپیشه و بازیگر بریتانیایی

جيرمي أيرونز

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