WorldCat Identities

Harris, Ed 1950-

Overview
Works: 330 works in 2,502 publications in 13 languages and 81,396 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Juvenile works  Children's films  Historical films  Science fiction films  Comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Director, Producer, Narrator, Performer, Author, Interviewee, Scenarist, Restager , pmn, Other, Film editor, Artist, 909, Contributor, fmd
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works by Ed Harris
A beautiful mind by Ron Howard( Visual )

162 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 5,385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatic biography of John Nash, a mathematical genius, who made an astonishing discovery early in his career and stood on the brink of international acclaim. But the handsome and arrogant Nash soon found himself on a painful and harrowing journey of self-discovery. After many years of struggle, he eventually triumphed over his schizophrenia, and finally, late in life, received the Nobel Prize
Apollo 13 by Ron Howard( Visual )

74 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 4,093 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It had been less than a year since the first man walked on the Moon, but to the American public, Apollo 13 was just another "routine" space flight. That is until the words pierced the immense void of space: "Houston, we have a problem." Stranded in a crippled spacecraft 205,000 miles from Earth, astronauts Jim Lovell, Fred Haise, and Jack Swigert fight a desperate battle to survive. Meanwhile, at Mission Control, astronaut Ken Mattingly, flight director Gene Kranz, and the efforts of a heroic ground crew race against time -- and the odds -- to bring the men home
The Hours by Stephen Daldry( Visual )

44 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 3,049 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of three women from three different eras whose lives are transformed by the timeless power of a masterful novel
Gravity by Alfonso Cuarón( Visual )

61 editions published between 2013 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 2,982 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Dr. Ryan Stone (Oscar winner Sandra Bullock) is a brilliant engineer on her first shuttle mission with veteran astronaut Matt Kowalski (Oscar winner George Clooney). On a seemingly routine spacewalk, disaster strikes. The shuttle is destroyed, leaving Stone and Kowalski completely alone, tethered to nothing but each other and spiraling out into the darkness. As fear turns to panic, every gulp of air eats away at what little oxygen is left. But the only way home may be to go farther out into the terrifying expanse of space"--Container
The Truman Show by Peter Weir( Visual )

81 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 2,883 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[An insurance salesman, Truman Burbank,] "is about to discover just how abnormal his seemingly 'normal' life is. What he doesn't realize -- just yet -- is that his whole life is a reality TV show, televised and broadcast for the world to see!"--Container
The right stuff by Philip Kaufman( Visual )

66 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of Alan Shepard, Gus Grissom, John Glenn, Scott Carpenter, Walter Schirra, Gordon Cooper, and Deke Slayton - the seven men chosen to launch the U.S. into space
Radio by William L Tung( Visual )

24 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 2,329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For anyone who ever had a dream and everyone with the courage to stand up for what they believe, comes the real life story of Robert 'Radio' Kennedy. Experience Radio's journey from a man no one understood to the coach no one could live without. Together with Head coach Harold Jones, Radio inspired a football team to become champions and a town to open their hearts
The Abyss by James Cameron( Visual )

125 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 2,038 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a nuclear submarine mysteriously sinks, the Navy commandeers the crew of a civilian deep sea oil rig to help in the rescue operation. This perilous mission becomes a wondrous odyssey into the unknown as forces from the ocean's deepest region begin to make contact with the divers
Enemy at the gates by Joseph Fiennes( Visual )

28 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and German and held by 1,985 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of WWII Russian hero Vassili Zaitsev whose fame thrust him into a personal war with the Nazis best sharpshooter, Major Erwin Konig
A history of violence by David Cronenberg( Visual )

44 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,939 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom is a loving, well-respected family man from a small Indiana town. When two criminals show up at his diner, Tom is forced to take action and thwart the robbery attempt. Suddenly heralded as a local hero who took the courage to stand up to crime, people look up to Tom as a man of high moral regard. But all the media attention attracts the likes of the mob, who show up at Tom's doorstep. Is it a case of mistaken identity or does Tom have a history that no one knows about?
Appaloosa by Ed Harris( Visual )

61 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 1,938 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
Pollock by Ed Harris( Visual )

85 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 1,903 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Fellow artists and lovers Jackson Pollock and Lee Krasner are at the center of New York's 1940's art scene, but as Krasner neglects her work to push Pollock's career forward, Pollock begins to unravel emotionally. Pollock and Krasner escape to the country to marry, and soon, Pollock creates the work that makes him the first internationally-famous modern painter in America. But with fame and fortune comes a volatile temper and severe self-doubt; before long Pollock's life threatens to explode."
Gone baby gone by Ben Affleck( Visual )

37 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,893 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amanda McCready is a 4-year-old who has disappeared from her Boston home. The police make little headway in solving the case, so the girl's aunt hires Patrick Kenzie and Angie Gennaro, private detectives. They freely admit that they have little experience with this type of case, but the family wants them for two reasons: they're not cops and they know the tough neighborhood in which they all live. As the case progresses, Patrick and Angie must face drug dealers, gangs, and pedophiles, and ultimately a moral dilemma that tears them apart
Stepmom by Inc Sony Pictures Entertainment( Visual )

33 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,786 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anna and Ben, the two children of Jackie and Luke, have to cope with the fact that their parents divorced and that there is a new woman in their father's life: Isabel, a successful photographer. She does her best to treat the kids in a way that makes them still feel at home when being with their dad, but also loves her work and does not plan to give it up. But Jackie, a full-time mother, regards Isabel's efforts as offensively insufficient. She can't understand that work can be important to her as well as the kids. The conflict between them is deepened by the sudden diagnose of cancer, which might may be deadly for Jackie. They all have to learn a little in order to grow together
The rock by Michael Bay( Visual )

64 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in 8 languages and held by 1,786 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All of San Francisco is taken hostage when a vengeful General seizes control of Alcatraz Island, threatening to launch missiles loaded with deadly poison gas
Planes by Dane Cook( Visual )

5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When world-famous air racer Dusty learns that his engine is damaged and he may never race again, he must shift gears and is launched into the world of aerial firefighting. Dusty joins forces with veteran fire and rescue helicopter Blade Ranger and his team, a bunch of all-terrain vehicles known as The Smokejumpers. Together, the fearless team battles a massive wildfire, and Dusty learns what it takes to become a true hero
The Roosevelts : An Intimate History( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Roosevelts: An Intimate History chronicles the lives of Theodore, Franklin, and Eleanor Roosevelt, three members of the most prominent and influential family in American politics. It is the first time in a major documentary television series that their individual stories have been interwoven into a single narrative. This seven-part, 14 hour film follows the Roosevelts for more than a century, from Theodore's birth in 1858 to Eleanor's death in 1962. Over the course of those years, Theodore would become the 26th President of the United States and his beloved niece, Eleanor, would marry his fifth cousin, Franklin, who became the 32nd President of the United States. Together, these three individuals not only redefined the relationship Americans had with their government and with each other, but also redefined the role of the United States within the wider world. The series encompasses the history the Roosevelts helped to shape: the creation of National Parks, the digging of the
Snowpiercer by Chun-ho Pong( Visual )

30 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in English and German and held by 1,632 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film is set in the future (AD 2031) where, after a failed experiment to stop global warming, an ice age kills off all life on the planet except for the inhabitants of the Snowpiercer, a train that travels around the globe and is powered by a sacred perpetual-motion engine. Its inhabitants are divided by class; the lower-class passengers in one of the last cars stage an uprising, moving car by car up to the front of the train, where the oppressive rich and powerful live
The way back by Peter Weir( Visual )

38 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1941 three men walked out of the Himalayas into India. They has survived a 4,000 mile walk to freedom. While there is disagreement on whether or not this is a true story, this film is a textbook example of the "man vs. Nature-red-in-tooth-and-claw" survival film. Janusz, a Polish prisoner of war, is forced to sign a false confession and shipped off to Siberia to rot in the most brutal prison system in the world--the Gulag. In prison, he meets a renowned Russian actor, an American architect, and a hardened Russian gangster. Janusz convinces six of his fellows to accompany him in an escape, which improbably succeeds, and then the real trial begins--a punishing race against the elements, time, hunger, and fear
National treasure by NAT( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a missing page from the diary of John Wilkes Booth surfaces, Ben Gates' great-great grandfather is suddenly implicated as a key conspirator in the assassination of Abraham Lincoln. The page is one of 18 pages missing from Booth's diary. When doing more research, the conspiracy takes Ben, Abigail, and Riley from Buckingham Palace to the White House - both places they break into - and even stealing a page from a secret book. But in order to see more from the book, their choice is either get elected President or kidnap the President of the United States. So, Ben kidnaps the President. The conspiracy then crosses to Mount Rushmore. Now, Ben will have to clear his family's name so they will no longer be linked to the assassination
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.17 (from 0.00 for Inside the ... to 0.99 for Inside the ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
A history of violence
Alternative Names
Ed Haris

Ed Harris

Ed Harris acteur américain

Ed Harris actor

Ed Harris Actor estadounidense

Ed Harris aktor i reżyser amerykański

Ed Harris ameerika näitleja

Ed Harris americký herec, scenárista a filmový producent

Ed Harris Amerikaans filmacteur

Ed Harris amerikai színész

Ed Harris amerikāņu aktieris

Ed Harris attore statunitense

Ed Harris US-amerikanischer Schauspieler, Regisseur und Filmproduzent

Ed Harris yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

Eduardus Harris

Harris, Edward Allen.

Harris, Edward Allen 1950-

Εντ Χάρις

Ед Гарріс

Ед Харис

Эд Харрис

Эд Харрис Жүжигчин

Էդ Հարիս

אד האריס

אד האריס שחקן אמריקאי

إد هاريس

إد هاريس ممثل ومخرج أمريكي

اد هریس بازیگر و کارگردان آمریکایی

เอ็ด แฮร์ริส

ედ ჰარისი

에드 해리스

해리스, 에드 1950-

エド・ハリス

艾德·哈里斯

Languages
Covers
The HoursThe Truman ShowThe right stuffEnemy at the gatesA history of violenceAppaloosaStepmomThe rock