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Strong, Mark 1963-

Overview
Works: 265 works in 675 publications in 5 languages and 35,604 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Romantic comedy films  Television adaptations  Spy television programs  Historical films  Fiction  Television mini-series  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Composer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Mark Strong
Sherlock Holmes by Guy Ritchie ( Visual )
30 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After finally catching serial killer and occult 'sorcerer' Lord Blackwood, legendary sleuth Sherlock Holmes and his assistant Dr. Watson can close yet another successful case. After his execution, Blackwood mysteriously returns from the grave and resumes his killing spree, Holmes must take up the hunt once again. Contending with Watson's new fiancée and the dimwitted head of Scotland Yard, the determined detective must unravel the clues that will lead him into a twisted web of murder, deceit, and black magic, not to mention the deadly embrace of temptress Irene Adler
Tinker tailor soldier spy by John Le Carré ( Visual )
25 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 2,020 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
At the height of the Cold War, a precarious operation goes deadly wrong, and the head of British Intelligence wonders if a double agent is leaking vital secrets. Brought out of retirement to expose the potential mole, master spy George Smiley is the only one who can be trusted to expose one of their own. Or can he? As the emotional and physical tolls mount on the high-ranking suspects, Smiley will be forced into the ultimate international spy game where everyone's motives are in question
Robin Hood by Guthrie CSD ( Visual )
23 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,962 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In times of tyranny and injustice when law oppresses the people, the outlaw takes his place in history. England at the turn of the 12th century was such a time. King Richard the Lionheart, bankrupt of wealth and glory, is plundering his way back to England after ten years on his crusade. In his army is an archer named Robin Longstride. This is the story of his return home where, for defending the weak against the strong, he will be condemned to live outside the law. Whether thief or hero, one man from humble beginnings will become an eternal symbol of freedom for his people. And so the legend begins
The young Victoria by Jean-Marc Vallée ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,961 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"On the eve of her 18th birthday and succession to the English throne, young Princess Victoria is caught in a royal power struggle. Bit it is her blossoming love affair with Albert that will determine the strength of her reign. Can she dedicate her life to her country and her heart to the one she truly loves?"--Container
Zero dark thirty by Kathryn Bigelow ( Visual )
7 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,955 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La jaquette indique : "Pendant dix ans, une équipe d'élite des services de renseignements et des forces spéciales américaines a travaillé en secret à travers le monde, poursuivant un seul objectif : trouver et éliminer Oussama Ben Laden."
Stardust by Claire Danes ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 1,924 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tristan hopes to win the heart of his beautiful, but shallow love, Victoria. He promises to recover a star that fell somewhere beyond the stony wall that sets between the mundane England and the fantasy kingdom of Stormhold. So Tristan sets forth on his own journey in Stormhold. Meanwhile in that magical land, the dying king has set his four surviving sons on a quest for the crown. And the witch Lamia is seeking the heart of the star for an entirely different purpose, one that involves her secret power
John Carter by Taylor Kitsch ( Visual )
12 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,730 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A war-weary former military captain is inexplicably transported to Mars and reluctantly becomes embroiled in an epic conflict. It's a world on the brink of collapse, and Carter rediscovers his humanity when he realizes the survival of Barsoom and its people rests in his hands
Body of lies by David Ignatius ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 1,647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
CIA operative Roger Ferris is on a covert mission. He is working in Jordan and searching for terrorists who have been bombing civilian targets. Ferris uncovers information on the Islamist mastermind Al-Saleem. He devises a plan to infiltrate Al-Saleem's terrorist network with the help of his Langley boss, Ed Hoffman. Ferris enlists the help of the Chief of Jordanian Intelligence, Hani Salaam on this operation, but what he is not certain of is how far he can trust him without putting his life in danger. The uneasy alliance leads to a cultural and moral clash between the men
Miss Pettigrew lives for a day by Amy Adams ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 1,589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1939 London, Miss Guinevere Pettigrew is a middle-aged governess who finds herself once again unfairly dismissed from her job. Now she must seize the day if she wants a job. She does this by intercepting an employment assignment outside of her comfort level as social secretary. Arriving at a penthouse apartment for the interview, Miss Pettigrew is catapulted into the glamorous world and dizzying social whirl of an American actress and singer, Delysia Lafosse. Suddenly, Miss Pettigrew finds herself swept into the world of high society. Within hours she is living it up. Taking the social secretary designation to heart, she tries to help her new friend Delysia navigate both a love life and career. This is complicated by the three men in Delysias life: devoted pianist Michael, intimidating nightclub owner Nick, and impressionable junior impresario Phil. Miss Pettigrew herself is unexpectedly drawn to the gallant Joe, a successful designer who is tenuously engaged to haughty fashion maven Edythe - the one person who senses that the new social secretary may be out of her element and schemes to undermine her. Over the next 24 hours, Guinevere and Delysia will empower each other to discover their romantic destinies
Green Lantern by Ryan Reynolds ( Visual )
23 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and German and held by 1,478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In a universe as vast as it is mysterious, an elite force of protectors for peace and justice has existed for centuries. They are the Green Lantern Corps. When a new enemy called Parallax threatens to destroy the universe, their fate and the fate of Earth lie in the hands of the Corps' newest recruit, the first human ever selected, Hal Jordan"--Container
The way back ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1941 three men walked out of the Himalayas into India. They has survived a 4,000 mile walk to freedom. While there is disagreement on whether or not this is a true story, this film is a textbook example of the "man vs. Nature-red-in-tooth-and-claw" survival film. Janusz, a Polish prisoner of war, is forced to sign a false confession and shipped off to Siberia to rot in the most brutal prison system in the world--the Gulag. In prison, he meets a renowned Russian actor, an American architect, and a hardened Russian gangster. Janusz convinces six of his fellows to accompany him in an escape, which improbably succeeds, and then the real trial begins--a punishing race against the elements, time, hunger, and fear
Kick-ass by Matthew Vaughn ( Visual )
30 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ordinary teenager and rabid comic-book geek Dave Lizewski captures the imagination of the public when he becomes the no-nonsense vigilante, Kick-Ass. After he teams up with the fearless father-daughter crime-fighting duo, Big Daddy and Hit-Girl, the three work together to take down the criminal empire of local Mafioso Frank D'Amico. But when D'Amico's son Chris is reborn as Red Mist, the showdown between the forces of good and evil will force Kick-Ass to live up to his name, or die trying
Emma by Diarmuid Lawrence ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Emma is the story of a rich, clever and beautiful young woman who can't resist orchestrating other people's love lives. As her romantic plans go ridiculously wrong, however, it's Emma herself who risks missing out on her perfect match!"--Container
The eagle ( Visual )
13 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kevin Macdonald directs this lavish historical action adventure based on the children's novel 'The Eagle of the Ninth' by Rosemary Sutcliff. Channing Tatum stars as Marcus Aquila, a young Roman soldier in 140 AD Roman-occupied England, who sets out to honour his father's memory by tracking down the long-missing Roman Ninth Legion in which his dad once served. Accompanied only by his British slave, Esca (Jamie Bell), Marcus travels beyond Hadrian's Wall into the uncharted highlands of Caledonia to confront its savage tribes and re
The guard by Brendan Gleeson ( Visual )
22 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Two cops... one an unorthodox Irish policeman and the other a straitlaced FBI agent, must join forces to take on an international drug-smuggling gang"--Container
Oliver Twist by Roman Polanski ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 1,067 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After living in poor conditions, Oliver runs away to the streets of London. There he meets a gang of pickpockets and soon Oliver's life is changed forever
Tristan + Isolde by James Franco ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 997 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The tragic story of the love between the Cornish knight Tristan and the Irish princess Isolde. Their love for each other threatens to not only destroy their personal relationships with their families, but also to plunge their respective kingdoms into war
Anna Karenina ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 793 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This richly detailed film charts the tragic romantic triangle formed when the dashing Count Vronsky defies social conventions and falls into forbidden love with Anna, the ignored wife of an aristocrat. Soon, Anna's children--a son by Karenin and an illegitimate daughter by Vronsky--become pawns in Karenin's game to see that Anna pays a terrible price for her indiscretion."--Container
Sunshine by Danny Boyle ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 768 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Science fiction thriller set in a future where the Sun is dying, causing the Earth to sink into a new ice age. A group of scientists endeavour to save mankind by exploding a nuclear weapon at the star's heart, but when they encounter the remains of a previous failed attempt, their mission takes a terrifying turn
Endgame ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 676 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Working for P.W. Botha, Dr. Neil Barnard opens talks with imprisoned Nelson Mandela. But lesser known are the secret talks that take place in a rural English manor house. Both sides may win or lose all, including their own lives. Botha learns of the British talks and, with the inevitable demise of apartheid, he intends to control the endgame by using the tactics of divide and rule. Against all the odds, a precious arena of frail trust between the two warring parties is achieved
 
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Alternative Names
Salussolia, Marco Giuseppe.
Salussolia, Marco Giuseppe 1963-
Languages
English (255)
German (6)
French (6)
Italian (1)
Spanish (1)
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