WorldCat Identities

Koch, Sebastian 1962-

Works: 161 works in 531 publications in 10 languages and 11,901 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Biographical films  Historical films  Film adaptations  Romance films  Action and adventure films  History  War films  Historical television programs 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Creator, Author, Other, Singer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Sebastian Koch
Das Leben der Anderen = The lives of others by Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck( Visual )

84 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 2,340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 1984 East Berlin simple surveillance assignment: Capt. Gerd Wiesler, a Stasi officer and a specialist in surveillance, has been assigned to keep an eye on Georg Dreyman, a respected playwright, and his actress girlfriend, Christa-Maria Sieland. Though Dreyman is known to associate with blacklisted director Albert Jerska, a known dissident, Dreyman's record is spotless. Wiesler discovers that Minister Hempf has an ulterior motive in spying on this seemingly upright citizen. Wiesler's sympathies shift from the government to its people - or at least to this one particular person
Bridge of Spies by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

7 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 2,158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Donovan is a Brooklyn lawyer who finds himself thrust into the center of the Cold War when the CIA sends him on the near-impossible task to negotiate the release of a captured American U-2 pilot
The Danish girl by Tom Hooper( Visual )

15 editions published in 2016 in English and Chinese and held by 1,969 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The remarkable love story inspired by the lives of artists Lili Elbe and Gerda Wegener. Lili and Gerda's marriage and work evolve as they navigate Lili's groundbreaking journey as a transgender pioneer
A good day to die hard by John Moore( Visual )

19 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,702 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When John McClane travels to Russia to help his son Jack, he discovers that Jack is actually a CIA operative trying to catch arms dealers stealing a nuclear weapon
Zwartboek = Black book by Paul Verhoeven( Visual )

34 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 1,150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the darkest days of World War II, Jewish fugitives attempt to escape occupied Holland . only to face a Nazi ambush. Rachel Stein (Carice van Houten) alone survives the attack and joins the Dutch Resistance to avenge her family. She soon confronts the ultimate test: she must infiltrate German headquarters by tempting Captain Ludwig M.ntze (Sebastian Hoch). In the heat of passion, he uncovers her duplicity...but keeps her secret
The Galapagos affair : Satan came to Eden( Visual )

4 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Darwin meets Hitchcock in this true-crime tale of paradise found and lost. A extraordinary documentary portrait of a 1930s murder mystery as strange and alluring as the famous archipelago itself. Fleeing conventional society, a Berlin doctor and his mistress start a new life on uninhabited Floreana Island. But after the international press sensationalizes the exploits of the island's 'Adam and Eve,' others flock there, including a self-styled Swiss Family Robinson
Der tunnel = The tunnel by Roland Suso Richter( Visual )

36 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Tunnel is based on the true story of a massive underground escape attempt from East to West Berlin. An Anti-communist East German swimming champion narrowly escapes before the Berlin Wall is done, but his sister is left behind
Albatross( Visual )

4 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

17-year-old Emelia, who believes she is following in the footsteps of her great-grandfather Sir Arthur Conan Doyle by pursuing a writing career, takes a job at a B&B owned by former writer Jonathan Fischer and run by his wife Joa. Sensing emerging talent in Emelia, Jonathan begins to tutor her, leading to a relationship that soon develops into a secret affair. Meanwhile, bookish daughter Beth Fishcher finds an unlikely friend in the free-spirited Emelia
Songs and letters by Robert Schumann( )

3 editions published in 2006 in German and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Operation Valkyrie( Visual )

23 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in German and Undetermined and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The events surrounding the attempt to kill Hitler by a group of high command officers that failed and led to their execution
Das Leben der anderen : Filmbuch by Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck( Book )

12 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in German and Undetermined and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An insight into the lengths and depths that the East European government went to in order to keep tabs on the lives of its population in the 1980's
The pirate( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Pirate is the epic true story of Ioannis Varvakis, a humble Greek pirate who, with the help of Catherine the Great, went on to become an international caviar millionaire but ended his days as an inmate of a remote prison island. This epic tale moves from the Greek islands, to the court of the Russian Queen, and then back to a country torn apart by revolution and civil war
Das Leben der Anderen by Wiedemann & Berg Filmproduktion( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in German and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oost-Berlijn, 1984. De bevolking wordt onder de duim gehouden door de geheime politie. Stasi-agent Wiesler krijgt de opdracht een populaire toneelschrijver en zijn vriendin af te luisteren. Wiesler begint plichtsgetrouw aan deze taak, maar begint zich langzaam vragen te stellen
Napoleon( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charts the course of the man who defied centuries of tradition and forced his will upon a continent, from the campaign that transformed the Corsican outsider into a French hero to his final defeat at Wateroo. Explores the private struggles, political intrigues, and bloody battles that marked Napoleon's rise and rule
Speer und Er : Hitlers Architekt und Rüstungsminister( Visual )

10 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in German and Undetermined and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teil 1: Germania, der Wahn, erzählt den Aufstieg und Fall von Hitlers Lieblingsarchitekten, der zu seinem Kriegsorganisator wurde und als Spitzentechnokrat die Dauer des Krieges wesentlich verlängerte.--Teil 2: Nürnberg, der Prozess, lässt das gesamte Personal der Nürnberger Kriegsverbrecher-Prozesse in einem spannungsvollen Nebeneinander aus authentischen Filmprotokollen und Nachinszenierungen auftreten.--Teil 3: Spandau, die Strafe, konzentriert sich auf Speers zwanzig Jahre im Spandauer Gefängnis
Das Wochenende = The weekend( Visual )

2 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in German and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een voormalige R.A.F.-terrorist brengt na zijn vrijlating zijn eerste weekend door in een buitenhuis met zijn zus, zijn vroegere liefde met haar huidige man en een vroegere kameraad. De botsing tussen heden en verleden levert grote spanningen op
Effi Briest, oder, Viele die eine Ahnung haben von ihren Möglichkeiten und ihren Bedürfnissen und trotzdem das herrschende System in ihrem Kopf akzeptieren durch ihre Taten und es somit festigen und durchaus bestätigen by Rainer Werner Fassbinder( Visual )

6 editions published in 2009 in German and Undetermined and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At her parents' urging, Effi Briest, a free-spirited 17-year-old girl, marries Baron von Innstetten, nearly 20 years her senior, and a former admirer of Effi's mother. The arranged marriage spells the beginning of a monotonous existence for Effi far away from her hometown, as Innstetten is preoccupied with his political career and the sleepy town of Kessin offers little excitement. That is, until Major Crampas arrives--one of Innstetten's military comrades and a charming womanizer. Effi starts a passionate affair with him and finally discovers what love is. But it comes at a steep price; the affair proves fatal for Crampas. Effi, on the other hand (unlike in Fontane's novel) deals with the consequences of her decisions and embarks on a new chapter in her life
Die Manns : ein Jahrhundertroman by Heinrich Breloer( Visual )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in German and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicle about Germany's most extraordinary literary family
Manipulation( Visual )

6 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in German and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Zurich in the 1950s, a special agent who is near retirement receives a major assignment: Bring down Harry Wind, a top PR manager who has been accused of spying
Das fliegende Klassenzimmer Verfilmung von 1954 by Erich Kästner( Visual )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in German and Undetermined and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film is a modern version of a novel by Erich Kästner. Although twelve year old Jonathan is the new boy at the St. Thomas boarding school in Leipzig, the other boys quickly become his friends. They find a manuscript of a play and decide to perform it, but their choirmaster forbids them. He had written the play together with a friend who disappeared when trying to flee to the west from the GDR. The children discover the truth and their Christmas celebration is a resounding success after all
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Audience level: 0.23 (from 0.12 for A good day ... to 0.89 for Das Leben ...)

Das Leben der Anderen = The lives of othersDas Leben der anderen : Filmbuch
Alternative Names
Koch, Sebastian

Sebastian Koch acteur allemand

Sebastian Koch attore tedesco

Sebastian Koch deutscher Schauspieler

Sebastian Koch Duits acteur

Sebastian Koch German actor

Sebastian Koch niemiecki aktor

Sebastian Koch saksalainen näyttelijä

Σεμπάστιαν Κοχ

Кох, Себастьян

Себастьян Кох немецкий актёр

زباستیان کخ بازیگر آلمانی

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Zwartboek = Black bookDas Leben der anderen : FilmbuchNapoleon