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Mendelsohn, Ben

Works: 189 works in 937 publications in 7 languages and 32,381 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Science fiction films  Historical films  Film adaptations  History  Superhero films  War films  Biographical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Contributor, Author, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Ben Mendelsohn
Rogue One by Gareth Edwards( Visual )

73 editions published between 2016 and 2019 in 6 languages and held by 2,865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a period of great conflict, a group of unlikely heroes led by Jyn Erso, a daring fugitive, and Cassian Andor, a rebel spy, band together on a desperate mission to steal the plans to the Death Star, the Empire's ultimate weapon of destruction
Ready player one by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

68 editions published in 2018 in 5 languages and held by 2,736 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's 2045, with the world on the brink of chaos and collapse, but the people have found salvation in the OASIS, an expansive virtual reality universe created by the brilliant and eccentric James Halliday. When Halliday dies, he leaves his immense fortune to the first person to find a digital Easter egg he has hidden somewhere in the OASIS, sparking a contest that grips the entire world. When an unlikely young hero named Wade Watts decides to join the contest, he is hurled into a breakneck, reality-bending treasure hunt through a fantastical universe of mystery, discovery and danger
Darkest hour by Joe Wright( Visual )

33 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 2,494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the early days of World War II, the fate of Western Europe hangs on the newly appointed British Prime Minister, Winston Churchill, who must decide whether to negotiate with Hitler, or fight on against incredible odds
Captain Marvel by Ryan Fleck( Visual )

30 editions published in 2019 in English and held by 2,106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the 1990's, the film revolves around Carol Danvers, a crack air force pilot. Though trials and tribulations she becomes one of the galaxy's mightiest heroes and joins an elite outer space military team known as Starforce. Her membership in the Kree military team puts her in danger when Earth becomes hopelessly stuck in battle between two other alien worlds, forcing Danvers to take on the role of Captain Marvel and use her new powers for the greater good. Despite her mighty power, Captain Marvel will discover things about herself she never hoped to know
Australia by Baz Luhrmann( Visual )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 1,984 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In northern Australia at the beginning of World War II, an English aristocrat inherits a cattle station the size of Maryland. When English cattle barons plot to take her land, she reluctantly joins forces with a rough-hewn stock-man to drive 2,000 head of cattle across hundreds of miles of the country's most unforgiving land, only to still face the bombing of Darwin, Australia, by the Japanese forces that had attacked Pearl Harbor only months earlier
The new world by Terrence Malick( Visual )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in English and Italian and held by 1,891 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the beginning of the 17th century, three ships arrive in "The New World," to found the settlement of Jamestown, in what will become the colony of Virginia. The English see a pristine Eden, and the inhabitants of the great native civilization see invaders. Captain John Smith--sent on a reconnaissance mission to scope out "the Naturals'" fortifications--is quickly captured and sentenced to death by the chief. At the last moment the chief's favorite daughter, Pocahontas, throws herself upon Smith and begs her father to spare his life. The passionate and noble young native woman and the ambitious soldier of fortune find themselves torn between the undeniable requirements of civic duty and the inescapable demands of the heart. Love, loss, and discovery animate the story, an elegiac celebration of the America that was ... and the America that was yet to come
The dark knight rises by Christopher Nolan( Visual )

6 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,753 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It has been eight years since Batman vanished into the night, turning, in that instant, from hero to fugitive. Assuming the blame for the death of D.A. Harvey Dent, the Dark Knight sacrificed everything for what he and Commissioner Gordon both hoped was the greater good. For a time the lie worked, as criminal activity in Gotham City was crushed under the weight of the anti-crime Dent Act
Robin Hood( Visual )

37 editions published between 2018 and 2019 in English and German and held by 1,619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An action-packed retelling of the classic legend filled with battle sequences, fight choreography, and epic adventure. Returning home from the Crusades, Robin of Loxley finds his country oppressed by the evil Sheriff of Nottingham. With the help of Moorish warrior Little John, Robin transforms into the heroic outlaw Robin Hood, taking up arms to fight the sheriff and win the heart of his love, Maid Marian
Knowing by Alex Proyas( Visual )

21 editions published between 2009 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 1,553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1959, as part of the dedication ceremony for a new elementary school, a group of students is asked to draw pictures to be stored in a time capsule. One mysterious girl fills her sheet of paper with rows of apparently random numbers instead. Fifty years later, a new generation of students examines the capsule's contents and the girl's cryptic message ends up in the hands of Caleb. But it is Caleb's father, professor John Koestler, who makes the startling discovery that the encoded message predicts with pinpoint accuracy the dates, death tolls and coordinates of every major disaster of the past 50 years. With the reluctant help of the daughter of the now-deceased author of the prophecies, John's increasingly desperate efforts take him on a race against time until he finds himself facing the ultimate disaster and the ultimate sacrifice
Exodus : gods and kings by Steven Zaillian( Visual )

15 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 1,515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this biblically based epic film, the defiant leader Moses rises up against the Egyptian Pharaoh Ramses, setting 400,000 slaves on a monumental journey of escape from Egypt and its terrifying cycle of deadly plagues
The Place Beyond the Pines by Derek Cianfrance( Visual )

14 editions published in 2013 in English and German and held by 1,385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The highly anticipated new drama from director Derek Cianfrance powerfully explores the consequences of motorcycle rider Luke's fateful decision to commit a crime to support his child. The incident renders him targeted by policeman Avery, and the two men become locked on a tense collision course which will have a devastating impact on both of their families in the years following
Black Sea by Kevin Macdonald( Visual )

29 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rogue submarine captain pulls together a misfit crew to go after a sunken treasure rumored to be lost in the depths of the Black Sea. As greed and desperation take control onboard their claustrophobic vessel, the increasing uncertainty of the mission causes the men to turn on each other to fight for their own survival
Animal kingdom by David Michôd( Visual )

43 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When seventeen year old J's mother dies of an overdose, he calls his grandmother, Janine "Smurf" Cody, who invites him to come live with her. A Ma Barker camouflaged as a cheery suburban grandmother, she dotes on her roguish boys, and looks to add J to the mix. The oldest is Pope, a gunman off his meds, unhinged drug dealer Craig, and baby-faced youngest Darren. The brothers, along with Pope's friend Baz have been running a very successful armed robbery business. J's just looking for a home, but he's caught between the sociopathic Pope and a cold, methodical police sergeant who wants the Cody's bad. Now J must become a survivalist, navigating unsteadily but instinctively between his unscrupulous grandmother and the dirty cops, trying to escape the poisonous grip of both
Killing them softly by Andrew Dominik( Visual )

24 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two petty criminals are recruited to rob a high stakes, mob-protected poker game causing the local criminal economy to collapse
Slow west by John Maclean( Visual )

29 editions published between 2015 and 2019 in 4 languages and held by 951 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sixteen-year-old boy heads west on a journey across the nineteenth century American frontier in search of the woman he loves. He encounters a mysterious traveler named Silas, who protects him from the savage elements and outlaws in a lawless land. But is Silas really watching out for him, or is he tied to the band of thieves tracking their every step?
Mississippi grind by Anna Boden( Visual )

20 editions published between 2014 and 2019 in English and Undetermined and held by 899 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Down-on-his-luck gambler Garry and his considerably luckier pal Curtis hit the road for New Orleans in search of a big payday. Whether afloat (on gambling riverboats) or aground (at racetracks), they chase women and thrills--before risking everything in the wager of their lives
Trespass by Nicolas Cage( Visual )

24 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and Italian and held by 720 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A husband and wife are kidnapped by extornionists and held for ransom. As the situation gets worse and the pressure gets higher, they begin to uncover a web of deceit and betrayal
Starred up by David Mackenzie( Visual )

19 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A troubled and explosively violent teenager is transferred to an adult prison where he finally meets his match - a man who also happens to be his father
Adore by Anne Fontaine( Visual )

5 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Escape to a close-knit seaside community where friendship, love and lust collide... Adore is a sensual yet thought-provoking drama in which two lifelong friends find themselves entangled in passionate sexual relationships with each other's sons. As they struggle to make sense of conflicting emotions and desires, the lines between family, friendship and morality are blurred"--Container
Beautiful Kate by Rachel Ward( Visual )

15 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Writer Ned Kendall is asked to return to the family home by his sister Sally to farewell his dying father. While there, Ned starts having childhood memories that awaken long-buried secrets from the familys past
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Ben Mendelsohn

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Mendelsohn, Paul Benjamin.

Mendelsohn, Paul Benjamin, 1969-

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