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Boyd, Billy 1968-

Overview
Works: 134 works in 357 publications in 2 languages and 21,316 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Naval history  Fiction  History  Radio plays  Juvenile works  Musical settings  Fantasy films  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Singer, Creator
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Billy Boyd
The Lord of the rings by J. R. R Tolkien( Visual )
40 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 4,958 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
The lord of the rings by J. R. R Tolkien( Visual )
33 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 4,789 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Fellowship has been broken. Boromir is dead; Frodo Baggins and Samwise Gamgee have gone to Mordor alone to destroy the One Ring; Merry and Pippin have been captured by the Uruk-hai; Aragorn, Legolas, and Gimli have made friends of the Rohan, a race of humans that are in the path of the upcoming war, led by its aging king, Theoden. The two towers between Mordor and Isengard, Barad-dur and Orthanc, have united in their lust for destruction. The corrupt wizard Saruman and his slimy assistant, Grima Wormtongue, have created a grand Uruk-hai army bent on the destruction of Man. The rebellion against Sauron is building up, led by the wizard Gandalf the White. One of the Ring's original bearers, the creature Gollum has tracked Frodo and Sam down in search of his "precious", but is captured by the Hobbits and used to lead them to Mt. Doom. The War of the Ring begins
Lord of the rings by Peter Jackson( Visual )
40 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 4,233 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
Master and commander the far side of the world by Peter Weir( Visual )
13 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and German and held by 1,574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of a British naval captain, his ship, and his crew as they sail in pursuit of a French ship during the Napoleonic wars
The lord of the rings by Peter Jackson( Visual )
15 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 906 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Frodo and Samwise press on toward Mordor: Gollum insists on being the guide. Can anyone so corrupted by the ring be trusted? Frodo is increasingly under the sway of the ring wonders if he can trust himself. Meanwhile, Aragorn, drawing closer to his kingly destiny, rallies the forces of good for the battles that are about to come. Dark Lord's army is fast approaching Gondor and the War of the Ring is about to begin
On a clear day by Alex Rose( Visual )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Frank has reached a crossroads in his life. At the age of 55 he's been laid off from his metalwork job at Glasgow docks, he's still haunted by the death of his son over 20 years ago and communication with his surviving son has broken down. After much soul searching and on the back of a groundswell of moral support from his extended group of friends, Frank decides to take control of his life once more by swimming the English channel
The lord of the rings, the return of the king by Howard Shore( Recording )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 729 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Some lyrics on container insert. Music composed, orchestrated and conducted by Howard Shore
The Witches of Oz ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dorothy Gale is a simple girl in rural Kansas who writes children's books based on the land of Oz created by her grandfather. Her mundane life is turned upside down when she receives an offer from a big New York agency to represent her books. In New York, Dorothy soon realizes her books, and her grandfather's stories, are based in reality. The magical world of Oz and all of its inhabitants are very real and they are coming to New York City!
The lord of the rings by J. R. R Tolkien( Visual )
17 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It is now time for Fordo to overcome the wickedness of Gollum, the horrifying attack of the colossal arachnid Shelob and the soul-twisting allure of a ring that resists destruction. For Aragorn to take up the sword of his forebears and the crown of his birthright. Frodo and Sam are approaching Mount Doom to destroy the One Ring and a massive battle is about to ensue that will determine the fate of Middle-Earth
The flying Scotsman by Jonny Lee Miller( Visual )
12 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the true story of Scottish cyclist Graeme Obree, an unemployed amateur breaks the world one-hour record on a bike in which he designed and constructed from out of scrap metal and parts of a washing machine
The forger ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A fifteen-year-old art prodigy abandoned by his drug addicted mother finds refuge in the picturesque art village of Carmel-by-the-Sea, California. While trying to survive on his own, he is introduced to the high dollar world of art forgery
Moby Dick ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ishmael sees his dream of a whaling voyage come true when he joins the crew of the Pequod, a sailing vessel leaving port in Nantucket. Unbeknownst to Ishmael and the mates, the Pequod's monomaniacal Captain Ahab is taking them all on a mad and personal mission to slay the great whale Moby Dick, an obsession that will open their eyes to the wonder and spectacle of man, of beast, and the inescapable nature of both
The lord of the rings ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 118 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
Stone of Destiny La pierre du destiny by Ian R Hamilton( Visual )
7 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The incredible true story of four Scottish students who, despite having little money and even less experience, attempted an audacious plan: break into Westminster Abbey in the wee hours of Christmas morning and "liberate" that most powerful symbol of Scotland's nationhood-- the Stone of Destiny."--Container
Stories of lost souls ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Confronted with tragic and mysterious circumstances, six varying personalities from different walks of life must come to terms with the bizarre twists their lives have taken. From an abusive alcoholic husband (James Gandolfini) to a seductive temptress at a New Year's Eve party (Keira Knightley) to debonair swindler (Paul Bettany), all of the characters share one common element - the desperation for redemption by all those who live in the realm of Lost Souls
Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency by Douglas Adams( Recording )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Harry Enfield and Billy Boyd star in a brand new full-cast dramatisation of Douglas Adams's first Dirk Gently book, directed by the award-winning Dirk Maggs. Dirk Gently has an unshakeable belief in the interconnectedness of all things, but his Holistic Detective Agency mainly succeeds in tracking down missing cats for old ladies ... Then Dirk stumbles upon an old friend behaving bizarrely --and is drawn into a four-billion year old mystery that must be solved if the human race is to avoid immediate extinction. Harry Enfield stars as Douglas Adams's much-loved psychic sleuth, with Billy Boyd (The lord of the rings), Andrew Sachs (Fawlty Towers), Jim Carter (The golden compass) and Olivia Colman (Peepshow)
The lord of the rings 3-film collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows the journey of Frodo Baggins and his companions as they travel through Middle Earth towards Mount Doom in the quest to finally destroy the one ring
The Hobbit : the battle of the five armies : original motion picture soundtrack by Howard Shore( Recording )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lord of the rings, return of the king ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 52 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 lord of the rings by Peter Jackson( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Fellowship has broken, the the quest to destroy the One Ring continues. Frodo and Sam must entrust their lives to Gollum if they are to find their way to Mordor. As Saruman's army approaches, the surviving members of The Fellowship, along with people and creatures from Middle-earth, prepare for battle. The War of the Ring has begun
 
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Alternative Names
Boyd, William 1968-
Languages
English (217)
German (2)
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