Most widely held works about Liam Neeson
Most widely held works by Liam Neeson
Schindler's list ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and Russian and held by 2,732 libraries worldwide
The story of a Catholic war profiteer, Oskar Schindler, who risked his life and went bankrupt in order to save more than 1,000 Jews from certain death in concentration camps. He employed Jews in his crockery factory manufacturing goods for the German army. At the same time he tries to stay solvent with the help of a Jewish accountant and negotiates business with a vicious Nazi commandant who enjoys shooting Jews as target practice from the balcony of his villa that overlooks the prison camp he commands.
Schindler's list ( Visual )
55 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in 6 languages and held by 1,985 libraries worldwide
The true story of the enigmatic Oskar Schindler, a member of the Nazi party, womanizer & war profiteer, who saved the lives of more than 1,100 Jews during the Holocaust.
The chronicles of Narnia. Prince Caspian ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,924 libraries worldwide
The four Pevensie children - Peter, Susan, Edmund and Lucy - return to Narnia, only to discover that hundreds of years have passed since they ruled there. Now, crowning himself king, the evil General Miraz has taken charge. The children enlist the help of a heroic mouse called Reepicheep. They set out to find the exiled Prince Caspian, determined to see him rightfully named king.
Star wars. Episode I, The phantom menace ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and Spanish and held by 1,863 libraries worldwide
As imminent conflict brews between the powerful Trade Federation and the peaceful planet of Naboo, Jedi Master Qui-Gon Jinn and his apprentice Obi-Wan Kenobi travel to Naboo to warn the Queen of the galactic fallout which is to follow. Eventually, Naboo is invaded forcing the Jedis to evacuate the planet with the Queen and her court. They travel to the desert planet of Tatooine where they meet a slave boy called Anakin Skywalker who is evidently one with the Force. They enlist his help in fighting the war, while the Jedis confront one of the Dark Jedis behind the invasion, Darth Maul, while his master Darth Sidious continues to lead the invasion as a "phantom" behind the scenes.
Gangs of New York ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 1,861 libraries worldwide
In 1846, waves of Irish immigrants poured into the New York neighborhood of Five Points. "Billy the Butcher" bands his fellow "Native Americans" into a gang to take on the Irish gang "The Dead Rabbits," organized by Priest Vallon. After a bloody clash Vallon is dead and his son ends up in a brutal reform school. In 1862, that boy returns to seek vengeance against the man that killed his father.
Batman begins ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 1,746 libraries worldwide
As a boy a young Bruce Wayne watched in horror as his millionaire parents were slain in front of his eyes. This trauma led him to become obsessed with revenge. After disappearing to the East where he seeks counsel with a ninja cult leader, he returns to his now decaying Gotham City. The City is now overrun by organized crime and dangerous individuals manipulating the system. The discovery of a cave under his mansion, and a prototype armoured suit leads him to take on a new persona. He becomes Batman and strikes fear into the hearts of men who do wrong. With the help of rising cop Jim Gordon, Batman sets out to take down the various criminal schemes that have been set in motion by individuals such as mafia don Falcone, the twisted doctor/drug dealer Jonathan 'The Scarecrow' Crane, and a mysterious third party that is quite familiar with Wayne and waiting to strike when the time is right.
The Greeks crucible of civilization ( Visual )
31 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 1,723 libraries worldwide
Views rise and fall of ancient Greece through the eyes of prominent figures of the times, including Cleisthenes, Themistocles, Pericles, and Socrates.
Kingdom of heaven ( Visual )
24 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,679 libraries worldwide
Balian, a young Frenchman in Medieval Jerusalem during the Crusades, having lost everything, finds redemption in a heroic fight against overwhelming forces to save his people and fulfill his destiny as a knight.
Ponyo ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1,474 libraries worldwide
A young boy named Sosuke rescues a goldfish named Ponyo, and they embark on a fantastic journey of friendship before Ponyo's father forces her to return to the sea. Ponyo's desire to be human upsets the balance of nature and only Ponyo's mother, a beautiful sea goddess, can restore nature's balance and make Ponyo's dreams come true.
Clash of the titans ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,364 libraries worldwide
When Hades, the god of the underworld, takes his family, Perseus embarks on a mission to defeat him before he can seize ultimate power and unleash hell on earth.
Kinsey ( Visual )
6 editions published in 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 1,334 libraries worldwide
Kinsey is a portrait of a man driven to uncover the most private secrets of the nation, and journey into the mystery of human behavior. His 1948 book Sexual Behavior in the Human Male irrevocably changed American culture and created a media sensation.
Evolution ( Visual )
15 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 1,319 libraries worldwide
"Evolution" offers a groundbreaking and definitive view of the extraordinary impact the evolutionary process has had on our understanding of the world around us. Beginning with Darwin's revolutionary theory, this seven-part series explores all facets of evolution--the changes that spawned the tree of life, the power of sex, how evolution continues to affect us every day, and the perceived conflict between science and religion.
The mission ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 1,289 libraries worldwide
An epic about a man of the sword and a man of the cloth who unite to shield the Guarani South American Indian tribe from brutal subjugation by 18th-century colonial empires.
Rob Roy ( Visual )
24 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,223 libraries worldwide
When a harsh winter threatens the majestic Scottish Highlands, Rob Roy MacGregor is forced to borrow money from the less-than-noble Marquis of Montrose to provide for his clan. But when Montrose's evil henchmen conspire to take the wealth for themselves, they thrust Rob into the most challenging battle of his life ... one that escalates into a bloody, exhilarating climax.
The A-Team ( Visual )
11 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,211 libraries worldwide
Convicted by a military court for a crime they didn't commit, a daring team of former Special Forces soldiers must utilize their unique talents to break out of prison and tackle their toughest mission yet. It's going to take guts, split-second timing and an arsenal of explosive weapons, this is a job for The A-Team!
Martin Luther ( Visual )
17 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 1,208 libraries worldwide
Martin Luther nailed his treatise to the doors of the Wittenberg Cathedral and forever changed the Christian world. This previously obscure German monk unleashed forces that would plunge Europe into war and chaos. He offered the Christian world a new vision of man's relationship with God and, in turn, redefined man's relationship with authority in general, bringing the collapse of the medieval world and the birth of the modern age.
Les miserables ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 1,173 libraries worldwide
The story of Valjean, the ex-convict who rises against all odds from galley slave to mayor, and the fanatical police inspector who dedicates his life to recapturing Valjean.
Nell ( Visual )
27 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,153 libraries worldwide
When Dr. Jerry Lovell discovers a young woman living by herself in the backwoods of North Carolina, he is intrigued by her erratic behavior and unique pattern of speech. Together with a psychologist, Lovell becomes determined to pierce Nell's private world and protect her from the courts and a life of scientific study.
The next three days ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,113 libraries worldwide
Violence, drug material, language, some sexuality and thematic elements.
K-19 the widowmaker ( Visual )
13 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,103 libraries worldwide
Captain Vostrikov, a Russian naval officer has being given command of the Soviet Union's first nuclear submarine, K-19, at the height of the Cold War in 1961. The vessel's executive officer Captain Polenin asserts that the flagship is not yet ready for deployment. But, political pressure forces Vostrikov to sail his crew into the North Atlantic anyway, for a missile fire test that serves as a warning to the U.S. The test is a success, but a leak in the K-19's cooling system soon threatens the nuclear payload.
Action and adventure films Action and adventure films Batman (Fictitious character) Biographical films Biography Brothers and sisters Civilization Comedy films Crime films Criminal behavior Documentary films Documentary television programs Drama Evolution (Biology) Fantasy films Fathers and daughters Feature films Feature films Fiction films Film adaptations Films Films for the hearing impaired France France--Paris Gangs Good and evil Greece Historical films Historical films History Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) Immigrants Ireland Jews rescue (1939-1945 : World War) Juvenile works Kenobi, Obi-Wan (Fictitious character) Man-woman relationships Narnia (Imaginary place) New York (State)--New York--Five Points Organized crime Poland--Kraków Revenge Righteous Gentiles in the Holocaust Schindler, Oskar,--1908-1974 Skywalker, Luke (Fictitious character) Thrillers (Motion pictures) United States Vader, Darth (Fictitious character) Video recordings--for the hearing impaired World War (1939-1945)
Neeson, Liam John.
Neeson, William John.
Neeson, William John, 1952-
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