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Harris, Ed 1950-

Overview
Works: 508 works in 3,040 publications in 11 languages and 87,856 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Biographical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Historical films  Science fiction films  Survival films  Comedy films  Biography 
Roles: Actor, Director, Producer, Narrator, htt, Performer, Author, Scenarist, Interviewee, Restager , pmn, Other, Film editor, fmd, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ed Harris
A beautiful mind by Ron Howard( Visual )

139 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 4,180 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 )

82 editions published between 1995 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 3,229 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 Truman Show by Peter Weir( Visual )

86 editions published between 1997 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 2,835 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Truman's life is a fake. He lives in a big studio with hidden cameras everywhere. His friends and people around him are actors who play their roles in the most popular television series in the world: The Truman show. He thinks he is an ordinary man and has no idea about how he is being exploited. What will he do when he finds out?
The right stuff by Philip Kaufman( Visual )

65 editions published between 1983 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 2,742 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 for the Mercury Project manned space flight program in the U.S
Gravity by Alfonso Cuarón( Visual )

42 editions published between 2013 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,730 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Ryan Stone is a brilliant medical engineer on her first shuttle mission with veteran astronaut Matt Kowalsky. On a seemingly routine spacewalk, the shuttle is destroyed, leaving Stone and Kowalsky spiraling out into the blackness. The deafening silence tells them they have lost any link to Earth and any chance for rescue. As fear turns to panic, every gulp of air eats away at what little oxygen is left, and the only way home may be to go further out into the terrifying expanse of space
Radio by Michael Tollin( Visual )

25 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 2,313 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 Jean-Jacques Annaud( Visual )

38 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,089 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
Appaloosa by Ed Harris( Visual )

68 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 1,989 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
The abyss by James Cameron( Visual )

123 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,968 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
National treasure 2 : by Nicolas Cage( Visual )

23 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,961 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
Planes : fire & rescue by Dane Cook( Visual )

27 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,933 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
Pollock by Ed Harris( Visual )

92 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 1,910 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
Gone baby gone by Ben Affleck( Visual )

24 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,778 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 Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)( Visual )

32 editions published between 1998 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,778 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 diagnosis of cancer, which might may be deadly for Jackie. They all have to learn a little in order to grow together
The Hours( Visual )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 1,701 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
Snowpiercer by Chun-ho Pong( Visual )

37 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in English and German and held by 1,668 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
The Roosevelts : an intimate history by PBS Distribution (Firm)( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles Theodore, Franklin, and Eleanor as the most prominent members of the most important family in history. Through their stories, PBS chronicles the history they helped to shape, from the Square Deal to the New Deal, San Juan Hill to the Western Front, to the founding of the United Nations
A history of violence( Visual )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 1,643 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?
Absolute power by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

52 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,640 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?
The way back by Peter Weir( Visual )

37 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,640 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
 
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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 amerikansk skuespiller, manuskriptforfatter og instruktør

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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