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Elba, Idris

Overview
Works: 429 works in 1,357 publications in 6 languages and 54,032 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Science fiction films  Film adaptations  Superhero films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Animated films  Children's films  Fantasy films  Biographical films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, Other, Contributor, vac, Singer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Idris Elba
Zootopia by Byron Howard( Visual )

47 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 2,717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zootopia is a city like no other. Comprising habitat neighborhoods like ritzy Sahara Square and frigid Tundratown, it's a melting pot where animals from every environment live together. But when optimistic Officer Judy Hopps arrives, she discovers that being the first bunny on a police force of big, tough animals isn't so easy. Determined to prove herself, she jumps at the opportunity to crack a case, even if it means partnering with a fast-talking, scam-artist fox, Nick Wilde
Pacific Rim by Guillermo del Toro( Visual )

83 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 2,656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When legions of monstrous creatures started rising from the sea, a deadly war began. To combat them, humans devised massive robots called Jaegers as weapons. But even the Jaegers proved nearly defenseless against the creatures [known as Kaijus]. Now on the verge of defeat, mankind must turn to two unlikely heroes, teamed in a seemingly obsolete Jaeger, as the last hope against a mounting apocalypse"--Container
Mandela : long walk to freedom by Justin Chadwick( Visual )

63 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on South African President Nelson Mandela's autobiography of the same name, it chronicles his early life, coming of age, education and 27 years in prison before becoming President and working to rebuild the country's once segregated society
Prometheus by Ridley Scott( Visual )

48 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explorers have discovered a clue that brings them to the origins of mankind on Earth. This leads them on a journey that takes them to the darkest corners of the universe
Finding Dory by Andrew Stanton( Visual )

22 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 2,326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Dory, the forgetful blue tang, suddenly remembers she has a family who may be looking for her, she, Marlin, and Nemo take off on a life-changing quest to find them, with help from Hank, a cantankerous octopus; Bailey, a beluga whale who's convinced his biological sonar skills are on the fritz; and Destiny, a nearsighted whale shark! Dive into the movie overflowing with unforgettable characters, dazzling animation, and gallons of fun! Includes two blu-rays and a DVD
Thor by Kenneth Branagh( Visual )

18 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 2,066 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The warrior Thor (Hemsworth) is cast out of the fantastic realm of Asgard by his father Odin (Hopkins) for his arrogance and sent to Earth to live among humans. Falling in love with scientist Jane Foster (Portman) teaches Thor much-needed lessons, and his new-found strength comes into play as a villain from his homeland sends dark forces toward Earth
Thor : the dark world by Chris Hemsworth( Visual )

15 editions published between 2014 and 2017 in English and held by 1,943 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thor fights to restore order across the cosmos, but an ancient race led by the vengeful Malekith returns to plunge the universe back into darkness. Faced with an enemy that even Odin and Asgard cannot withstand, Thor must embark on his most perilous and personal journey yet, one that will reunite him with Jane Foster and force him to sacrifice everything to save us all
Star trek by Chris Pine( Visual )

26 editions published in 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,919 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
Marvel's The Avengers by Joss Whedon( Visual )

4 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 1,769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Marvel Studios unleashes the next global phenomenon in the Marvel Cinematic Universe – Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron. Good intentions wreak havoc when Tony Stark (Robert Downey Jr.) unwittingly creates Ultron (James Spader), a terrifying A.I. monster who vows to achieve “world peace” via mass extinction. Now Iron Man, Captain America (Chris Evans), Thor (Chris Hemsworth) an The Hulk (Mark Ruffalo) – alongside Black Widow (Scarlett Johansson), Hawkeye (Jeremy Renner) and Nick Fury (Samuel L. Jackson) – must reassemble to defeat Ultron and save mankind ... if they can! This action-packed adventure is a mind-blowing blast!"--Container
The mountain between us by Kate Winslet( Visual )

14 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,736 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stranded after a tragic plane crash, two strangers must forge a connection to survive the extreme elements of a remote snow covered mountain. When they realize help is not coming, they embark on a perilous journey across the wilderness
The dark tower( Visual )

18 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 1,715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the best-selling book series by highly-acclaimed author Stephen King. The last Gunslinger, Roland has been locked in an eternal battle with the Man in Black, determined to prevent him from toppling the Dark Tower, which holds the universe together. With the fate of the worlds at stake, good and evil will collide in the epic battle as only Roland can defend the Tower from the Man in Black.--From container
The wire( Visual )

24 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows a single sprawling drug and murder investigation in Baltimore. Told from the point of view of both the police and their targets, where easy distinctions between good and evil are challenged at every turn
American gangster by Ridley Scott( Visual )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 1,448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a true story, American Gangster is the story of two men: Frank Lucas, former driver, bouncer, and collector for Bumpy Johnson, the so-called Robin Hood of Harlem; and Richie Roberts, night-school lawyer, detective, and honest cop. Frank is importing heroin direct from Bangkok--by-passing the Italian and Sicilian mafia--undercutting their prices, delivering superior product, and making a fortune. Richie, loathed by cops on the take for turning in a million bucks in unmarked bills found in a suspects car, is heading a newly formed Federal investigation force for narcotics, tasked with finding and arresting North American drug kingpins. These two men are destined to meet, a meeting that will change their lives
Daddy's little girls by Tyler Perry( Visual )

16 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 1,250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monty is a blue-collar mechanic who enlists the help of a successful-but-lonely attorney while trying to gain custody of his three daughters from his treacherous ex-wife and her larcenous boyfriend. Along the way, the working relationship between the blue collar dad and his uptown attorney grows into something more. As these two people try to overcome their different backgrounds, they find love. Monty struggles to protect his children from abuse and neglect, and a community looks to purge itself from the criminals terrorizing their neighborhood
Ghost Rider : spirit of vengeance by Mark Neveldine( Visual )

19 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Johnny Blaze is still struggling with his curse as the devil's bounty hunter. However, he may risk everything as he teams up with the leader of a group of rebel monks to save a young boy from the devil, and possibly rid himself of his curse forever
No good deed( Visual )

15 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 1,166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Terri is mother of two with a rocky marriage in suburban Atlanta. When the charming Colin shows up at her door claiming car trouble, Terri lets him in to use the phone, not realizing he's also an escaped convict on a murder spree
Takers by John Luessenhop( Visual )

16 editions published between 2010 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A notorious group of criminals continue to baffle police by pulling off one perfectly executed bank robbery after another. They are in and out like clockwork, leaving no evidence behind, and laying low between heists. But when they attempt to pull off one last job with more money at stake than ever before, the crew may find their plans interrupted by a hardened detective who is hell-bent on solving the case
The wire by Sonja Sohn( Visual )

31 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,072 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows a single sprawling drug investigation in Baltimore, against the backdrop of the mayor's reelection campaign. Told from the point of view of both the police and their targets, where easy distinctions between good and evil are challenged at every turn
 
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Alternative Names
Big Driis

DJ Big Driis

Elba, Idris Akuna 1972-

Elba, Idrissa Akuna.

Idris Elba acteur britannique

Idris Elba attore britannico

Idris Elba britischer Schauspieler, Filmproduzent und Musiker

Idris Elba Brits acteur

Idris Elba Britse akteur, musikant en DJ

Idris Elba brytyjski aktor

Idris Elba English actor, DJ and recording artist

Idris Elba pemeran laki-laki asal Britania Raya

Idriss Elba

Ίντρις Έλμπα

Идрис Елба

Идрис Эльба

Идрис Эльба британский актёр кино и телевидения

Ідрыс Эльба

Ідріс Ельба

Իդրիս Էլբա

אידריס אלבה

إدريس إلبا

ادریس البا

იდრის ელაბა

იდრის ელბა

이드리스 엘바

イドリス・エルバ

伊德瑞斯·艾尔巴

伊德瑞斯·艾尔巴 Actor

艾德里斯艾巴

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