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Urban, Karl 1972-

Works: 210 works in 981 publications in 8 languages and 38,993 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  Science fiction films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Children's films  Juvenile works  Comedy films  Film sequels 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Interviewee, Contributor, Other, Author
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Karl Urban
Most widely held works by Karl Urban
Star trek by J. J Abrams( Visual )

52 editions published between 2009 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 2,943 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the day of James Kirk's birth, his father dies on his ship in a last stand against a mysterious alien vessel. He was searching for Ambassador Spock, who is a child on Vulcan, disdained by his neighbors for his half-human nature. Twenty years later, Kirk has grown into a young troublemaker. He is inspired by Capt. Christopher Pike to fulfill his potential in Starfleet, even though he annoys his instructors. Suddenly, there is an emergency on Vulcan when the Romulan Nero comes from the future to take revenge on the Federation. The newly commissioned USS Enterprise is crewed with promising cadets like Uhura, Sulu, Chekov and even Kirk himself thanks to Leonard McCoy's medical trickery. Together, this crew will travel to the final frontier where the old legend is altered forever
The Lord of the Rings by Orlando Bloom( Visual )

34 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 2,376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Fellowship divides to conquer, as Frodo and Sam, with the help and hindrance of Gollum, continue on their way to Mount Doom. Gandalf and Pippin ride to Minas Tirith to help defend Gondor, while Merry remains with Eowyn and the other Rohan fighters. Aragorn, Legolas, and Gimli seek aid from those that live in the Cursed Mountains. All these battles have one ultimate goal in mind: to distract the Eye of Sauron and buy Frodo as much time as possible in order to destroy the One Ring
Thor. Ragnarok by Chris Hemsworth( Visual )

19 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 2,197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thor is imprisoned on the other side of the universe and finds himself in a race against time to get back to Asgard to stop Ragnarok, the destruction of his homeworld and the end of Asgardian civilization, at the hands of an all-powerful new threat, the ruthless Hela
Star trek by Chris Pine( Visual )

45 editions published in 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dispatched on a rescue mission to the farthest reaches of space, the USS Enterprise is ambushed by Krall, a ruthless enemy sworn against the Federation. Crash-landing on an uncharted hostile world, Captain Kirk, Spock, and the crew are separated with no means of escape. Only Jaylah, a rebellious alien warrior, can help them reunite and find a way off the planet in a race against time to stop Krall's deadly army from triggering all-out galactic war
Star Trek by J. J Abrams( Visual )

21 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in English and held by 2,157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the crew of the Enterprise is called back home, they find that an unstoppable force of terror from within their own organization has detonated the fleet and everything it stands for, leaving the world in a state of crisis. With a personal score to settle, Captain Kirk leads a manhunt to a war-zone world to capture a one-man weapon of mass destruction
The lord of the rings( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 2,013 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frodo makes his way through the darkness to Mount Doom to destroy the One Ring. Aragorn learns of his destiny as the true King and the others prepare for a massive battle that will determine the fate of Middle-Earth
Red by Robert Schwentke( Visual )

18 editions published between 2011 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,981 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Intense sequences of action, violence and brief strong language
The Bourne supremacy( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 1,830 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bourne continues to have nightmares from his former life. Hoping to unravel the truth behind his memories and his own past that he cannot remember, the former CIA agent Bourne tries to discover the truth while trying to avert an international incident
Pete's dragon( Visual )

9 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 1,721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For years, Mr. Meacham has told tales of the fierce dragon deep in the woods. To his daughter, Grace, these stories are little more than tall tales, until she meets Pete. Pete is a mysterious ten-year-old with no family who claims to live in the woods with a giant, green dragon named Elliot
The lord of the rings by Peter Jackson( Visual )

18 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 1,547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Frodo Baggins and the Fellowship continue their quest to destroy the One Ring and stand against the evil of the dark lord Sauron. The Fellowship has divided and now find themselves taking different paths to defeating Sauron and his allies. Their destinies now lie at two towers - Orthanc Tower in Isengard, where the corrupted wizard Saruman waits and Sauron's fortress at Baraddur, deep within the dark lands of Mordor."
The Bourne supremacy by David Maule( Visual )

36 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jason Bourne has abandoned his life as a CIA assassin and has been traveling beneath the agency's radar. He has been able to reconnect with Marie, the woman he loves. But Bourne is still haunted by vivid dreams and troubling memories of his days as a killer, and he's not really certain how much really happened and how much is a product of his imagination. When Bourne is led out of hiding by circumstances beyond his control, he must reconcile his past and present as he struggles to keep Marie out of harm's way and foil an international incident with dangerous consequences
Riddick by Vin Diesel( Visual )

38 editions published between 2004 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 1,341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dangerous, escaped convict wanted by every bounty hunter in the known galaxy, Riddick has been left for dead on a sun-scorched planet that appears to be lifeless. The only way off is for him to activate an emergency beacon and alert mercenaries who rapidly descend to the planet in search of their bounty
Dredd by Pete Travis( Visual )

44 editions published between 2012 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The future America is an irradiated wasteland. On its East Coast lies Mega City One, a vast, violent metropolis where criminals rule the chaotic streets. The only force of order lies with the urban cops called Judges who possess the combined powers of judge, jury and instant executioner
The chronicles of Riddick by David Twohy( Visual )

31 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and Italian and held by 1,174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Furian renegade Riddick has another bounty on his head, but when he escapes from his mercenary captors, he's plunged into an epic-scale war waged by the Necromongers. A fascist master race led by Lord Marshal becomes determined to conquer all enemies in their quest for the Underverse and its up to Riddick to stop him from taking over the universe, but things don't go according to his plans and soon mayhem ensues
Walking with dinosaurs( Visual )

8 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,089 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For the first time in movie history, audiences will truly see and feel what it was like when dinosaurs ruled the Earth. Meet dinosaurs more real than anyone has ever seen and take off on a thrilling prehistoric adventure, where Patchi, an underdog dinosaur, triumphs against all odds to become a hero for the ages
Priest by Scott Stewart( Visual )

37 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 1,068 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A priest disobeys church law to track down the vampires who kidnapped his niece
Comanche moon( Visual )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 1,067 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Texas Rangers Augustus McCrae and Woodrow F. Call are now young men dealing with the ever increasing tensions of adult life-- Gus with his great love, Clara, and Call with Maggie, the young prostitute who is in love with him. McCrae and Call join a Ranger troop in pursuit of three outlaws: Comanche Chief Buffalo Hump, Comanche horse thief Kicking Wolf and Ahumado, the deadly Mexican bandit king with a penchant for slow torture. Together, they struggle to protect an advancing western frontier against the defiant Comanches who are determined to defend their territory and their way of life"--Back of container
Doom by Andrzej Bartkowiak( Visual )

44 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,040 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Something has gone terribly wrong at a remote scientific research station on Mars. All research at the station has ceased and communication with Earth is failing. The messages that do get through are becoming more frantic and less than comforting. It's a level 5 quarantine and the only humans allowed in or out of the area are the Rapid Response Tactical Squad - hardened Space Marines armed to the teeth with enough firepower to destroy a legion of nightmarish creatures
The loft by Erik van Looy( Visual )

22 editions published between 2013 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 897 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five guys conspire to secretly share a penthouse loft in the city, a place where they can indulge in their deepest fantasies. But the fantasy becomes a nightmare when they discover the dead body of an unknown woman in the loft, and they realize one of the group must be involved. Paranoia seizes them as everyone begins to suspect one another
Ghost ship( Visual )

15 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 857 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Salvagers discover the Antonia Graza, an Italian luxury liner with a dark secret. The passenger ship has been missing since 1962, floating adrift on the Bering Sea, the salvagers claim the vessel as their own. But the Antonia Graza in not uninhabited. Once towing of the ghost ship towards harbor has begun, a series of bizarre ocurrences happen and the group becomes trapped inside the ship, which they soon learn is inhabited by a demonic creature
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Alternative Names
Karl-Heinz Urban

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