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Harris, Ed 1950-

Overview
Works: 395 works in 2,923 publications in 12 languages and 86,267 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Biographical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Historical films  Comedy films  Science fiction films  Children's films  Juvenile works 
Roles: Actor, Director, Producer, htt, Narrator, Performer, Author, Interviewee, Scenarist, Restager , pmn, Other, Film editor, Contributor, fmd, 909
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ed Harris
A beautiful mind by Ron Howard( Visual )

180 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 5,500 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 )

88 editions published between 1994 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 4,122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Stranded 205,000 miles from Earth in a crippled spacecraft, 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 a heroic ground crew race against time, and the odds, to bring them home"--Container
The Hours by Stephen Daldry( Visual )

54 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 3,097 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1929, Virginia Woolf is starting to write her novel, 'Mrs. Dalloway, ' under the care of doctors and family. In 1951, Laura Brown is planning for her husband's birthday, but is preoccupied with reading Woolf's novel. In 2001, Clarrisa Vaughn is planning an award party for her friend, an author dying of AIDS. Taking place over one day, all three stories are interconnected with the novel: one is writing it, one is reading it, and one is living it
Gravity by Alfonso Cuarón( Visual )

78 editions published between 2013 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 3,047 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 )

92 editions published between 1997 and 2017 in 9 languages and held by 2,942 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 )

74 editions published between 1983 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 2,781 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the Air Force test flights by Chuck Yeager that would lead to Project Mercury, which pioneered America's launch into the space race-- and of the seven men chosen to launch the U.S. into space: Alan Shepard, Gus Grissom, John Glenn, Scott Carpenter, Walter Schirra, Gordon Cooper, and Deke Slayton
National treasure 2 : by Nicolas Cage( Visual )

33 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 2,510 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
Radio by William L Tung( Visual )

29 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 2,346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the relationship between a prominent high school football coach in a small South Carolina town and the illiterate, mentally-challenged man nicknamed Radio whom he mentors. Although their friendship raises some eyebrows at first, Radio's growth under the coach's guidance ultimately inspires the local townsfolk
Enemy at the gates by Joseph Fiennes( Visual )

36 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and German and held by 2,038 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
The Abyss by James Cameron( Visual )

142 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,009 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
Appaloosa by Ed Harris( Visual )

69 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 1,974 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
Gone baby gone by Ben Affleck( Visual )

40 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,926 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
Pollock by Ed Harris( Visual )

96 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 1,916 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"--Container
Stepmom by Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)( Visual )

37 editions published between 1998 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,790 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 Roosevelts : an intimate history( Visual )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,713 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
Planes by Klay Hall( Visual )

10 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When world-famous air racer Dusty learns that his engine is damanged and he may never race again, he joins a group of all-terrain vehicles known as the Smokejumpers who battle wildfires
Snowpiercer by Chun-ho Pong( Visual )

36 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in English and German and held by 1,693 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 ride
A history of violence( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,663 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?
The way back by Peter Weir( Visual )

41 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,637 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
Absolute power by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

65 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

He was where he shouldn't have been and saw what he shouldn't have seen. Now, who will believe the word of a career thief and ex-con? Who will trust Luther Whitney when he says he saw a woman killed and that the man responsible for her death is the President of the United States?
 
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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, Ed

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

اد هریس بازیگر و کارگردان آمریکایی

एड हॅरिस

เอ็ด แฮร์ริส

ედ ჰარისი

에드 해리스

해리스, 에드 1950-

エド・ハリス

艾德·哈里斯

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Apollo 13The HoursThe Truman ShowThe right stuffEnemy at the gatesAppaloosaStepmomA history of violenceAbsolute power