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Beckinsale, Kate

Overview
Works: 311 works in 1,394 publications in 10 languages and 38,792 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Historical films  Comedy films  Made-for-TV movies  Vampire films  Television adaptations  Horror films  Biographical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Singer, Author, Contributor, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Kate Beckinsale
The aviator by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

95 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 3,416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the life of Howard Hughes as the twenty-something millionaire, having already made a fortune improving the design of oil-drilling bits, who comes to Hollywood with an interest in getting into the picture business. It doesn't take long for Hughes to jump from producer to director of his first major film project, a World War I air epic. The film was a massive hit, and the eccentric inventor became a mogul in Hollywood, making Jean Harlow a star and enjoying a romance with Katharine Hepburn. But Hollywood's old-boy network never fully accepted Hughes, and in time his passion for flying began to reclaim his attentions. He began designing new planes, setting air speed records, flying around the world, and risking his life testing aircraft. Hughes also found time to romance Ava Gardner and founded his own airline, Trans-World Airlines. As his ideas became bolder and more eccentric, he gained many powerful enemies
Pearl Harbor by Michael Bay( Visual )

102 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in 9 languages and held by 3,067 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two childhood best friends, Rafe and Danny, grow up wanting to fly planes. When Rafe gets the chance to join the Royal Air Force during World War II, he takes it, leaving his new love, Evelyn, a dedicated Navy nurse, and Danny, also a pilot, behind. Danny and Evelyn are transferred separately to the idyllic paradise of Hawaii, where they eventually meet through a connection to Rafe, who has been declared missing. But just as the love triangle begins to get complicated, Dec. 7, 1941 arrives, changing all of their lives forever
Underworld by Len Wiseman( Visual )

90 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 2,244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A war has been raging between the Vampires and the Lycans for centuries. Selene is the vampire death dealer sent to hunt down the last Lycan, but she finds herself torn when she falls in love with the one person that can save the Lycans
Van Helsing by Stephen Sommers( Visual )

74 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legendary monster hunter Van Helsing (Hugh Jackman) is summoned to mysterious Transylvania on a mission that will thrust him into a sweeping battle against the forces of darkness! With non-stop action and electrifying special effects, Van Helsing is an adrenaline-powered motion picture event Roger Ebert calls "Spectacular!"
Much Ado About Nothing by William Shakespeare( Visual )

20 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and held by 1,990 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With his wedding a week away, Claudio can't wait to marry the beautiful young Hero. To distract him, his best friend Don Pedro devises mischief: a romantic trap for the sharp-tongued Beatrice and the man she loves to hate, Benedick. Their amusement is almost spoiled by the jealous scheming of Don John, but love and laughter prevail when the local constable unwittingly exposes the plot--and all the trouble proves to be much ado about nothing
Emma by Diarmuid Lawrence( Visual )

53 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,802 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
Total recall by Len Wiseman( Visual )

40 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Welcome to Rekall, the company that can turn your dreams into real memories. For a factory worker named Douglas Quaid, even though he's got a beautiful wife who he loves, the mind-trip sounds like the perfect vacation from his frustrating life. But when the procedure goes horribly wrong, Quaid becomes a hunted man
Serendipity by Peter Chelsom( Visual )

56 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Is there really such a thing as a benevolent destiny that will eventually reunite true soul mates separated by time and distance? It begins at Christmastime in a New York department store, where two people meet by chance -- while shopping for their "significant others"--And are immediately attracted to each other. After spending a romantic evening together, they reluctantly part, secretly hoping that fate will reunite them some day
Click by Frank Coraci( Visual )

23 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 1,596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A workaholic architect finds a universal remote that allows him to fast-forward and rewind to different parts of his life. Complications arise when the remote starts to make its own choices
Contraband by Baltasar Kormákur( Visual )

29 editions published in 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chris Farraday long ago abandoned his life of crime, but after his brother-in-law, Andy, botches a drug deal for his ruthless boss, Tim Briggs, Chris is forced back into doing what he does best, running contraband, to settle Andy's debt. Chris is a legendary smuggler and quickly assembles a crew with the help of his best friend, Sebastian, to head to Panama and return with millions in counterfeit bills. Things quickly fall apart with only hours to reach the cash
Love & friendship by Whit Stillman( Visual )

26 editions published in 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The beautiful widow Susan Vernon has come to the estate of her in-laws to wait out colorful rumors about her dalliances circulating through polite society. Whilst there, she decides to secure a husband for herself and her rather reluctant débutante daughter, Frederica
Underworld : awakening by Måns Mårlind( Visual )

23 editions published in 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When human forces discover the existence of the Vampire and Lycan clans, a war to eradicate both species commences. The vampire warrioress Selene leads the battle against humankind
Everybody's fine by Giuseppe Tornatore( Visual )

17 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Frank Goode's grown children cancel a family reunion, the recent widower sets off on a cross-country journey to reconnect with each of them. A family separated by physical and emotional distance finds a way to come together
Cold Comfort Farm by John Schlesinger( Visual )

23 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 1,123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recently orphaned, Flora ignores the sage advise of Mrs. Smiley and moves to the country to live on a decrepit farm with her eccentric relatives, where she finds ample material for the novel she wishes to write
Nothing but the truth by John Kani( Visual )

17 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and French and held by 934 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A volatile story about a Washington, D.C. political reporter who writes an explosive story about a government scandal in which she reveals the name of a covert CIA agent. Unexpectedly finding herself behind bars, she struggles to maintain her principles and relationship with her family when she refuses to divulge her source. Inspired by true events
Whiteout by Dominic Sena( Visual )

21 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 907 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

U.S. Marshal Carrie Stetko is the only law-enforcement officer assigned to Antarctica. Carrie is on the verge of shipping out before the really bad weather hits, when she is confronted with a mysterious murder that sounds like a riddle: how'd a lone corpse find its way to the middle of an ice field, as though dropped from a great height? And what does this have to do with the prologue about a Soviet fighter jet crashing some decades earlier? Along with other snowbound stragglers are a U.N. investigator, some cocky pilots, and a grizzled doctor
Underworld : evolution( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in 3 languages and held by 862 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vampire heroine Selene continues the saga of war between the aristocratic Death Dealers and the barbaric Lycans. The film traces the beginnings of the ancient feud between the two tribes. Selene and her love Michael, the lycan hybrid, try to unlock the secrets of their bloodlines. The tale of action, intrigue and forbidden love takes them into the battle to end all wars as the immortals must finally face their retribution
Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare( Recording )

31 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 817 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Shakespeare's tale about two lovers who are destroyed by the hatred of their families for one another
Vacancy by Nimród Antal( Visual )

18 editions published in 2007 in 3 languages and held by 781 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David and Amy Fox find themselves stranded in the middle of nowhere when their car breaks down. As luck would have it, they come across a motel. There is something very strange and familiar about the Grade-Z slasher movies that the motel broadcasts for its guests' enjoyment. The set appears to be filmed in the very same room David and Amy are occupying. They come to realize that they are trapped in their room with hidden cameras filming their every move. David and Amy desperately search for a means of escape through locked doors, crawlspaces and underground tunnels, all before they become the newest stars of the mystery filmmaker's next cult classic
The golden bowl by James Ivory( Visual )

28 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the early 1900's, Maggie is the daughter of American tycoon Adam Verver, who marries an improvished yet charming Italian aristrocrat, Prince Amerigo. Though a twist of fate, Adam marries the Prince's former lover, Charlotte. Maggie's suspicions deepen to a possible affair between the Prince and Charlotte, when Maggie makes the ill-fated purchase of a golden bowl. It becomes only a matter of time before Maggie unravels the truth from a world full of deception and lies
 
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Catharina Beckinsale

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