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Neeson, Liam

Overview
Works: 709 works in 2,575 publications in 12 languages and 93,480 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Film and video adaptations  Juvenile works  Biography  Fiction  Interviews  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Host, Interviewee, Dedicatee, Singer, Creator, Other, Speaker
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Liam Neeson
Schindler's list by Thomas Keneally ( Visual )
153 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 6,209 WorldCat member 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
Batman begins by Christopher Nolan ( Visual )
67 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 3,689 WorldCat member 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
Gangs of New York by Martin Scorsese ( Visual )
31 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and French and held by 2,503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1846, waves of Irish immigrants poured in to 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
Love actually by Richard Curtis ( Visual )
51 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It's all about love and holiday cheer in London. The Prime Minister is smitten with his caterer; a widower's young son nurses the ultimate schoolboy crush; a writer falls for his Portuguese housekeeper; a devoted wife and mother copes with her potentially unfaithful husband; and a lovelorn American is desperately attracted to a colleague
Kingdom of heaven by Ridley Scott ( Visual )
39 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 2,299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Orlando Bloom stars as Balian, a young Frenchman in Medieval Jerusalem during the Crusades, who, having lost everything, finds redemption in a heroic fight against overwhelming forces to save his people and fulfill his destiny as a knight
Taken by Pierre Morel ( Visual )
44 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kim is seventeen years-old and the pride and joy of her father, the ex-CIA agent Bryan Mills. Bryan left the agency to stay near Kim in California. Kim lives with her mother Lenore and her wealthy stepfather Stuart. Kim convinces the reluctant Bryan to sign an authorization form so she can travel to Paris with her friend Amanda. When they arrive, they share a cab with a stranger named Peter. Amanda tells him that they are alone in Paris. While Bryan is on the phone with Kim, Albanese gang members break into the apartment where the girls are staying. Bryan has Kim give him a detailed description of what she sees and hears. He tells her she is about to be kidnapped. Bryan promises Kim that he will come and get her. He immediately travels to Paris to find Kim and Amanda. He has four days to find her and he uses his special skills and contacts to get her back and seek his revenge
The Greeks crucible of civilization ( Visual )
37 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and Hebrew and held by 2,230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of ancient Greece's Golden Age is told through the lives of its prominent figures, including Cleisthenes, Themistocles, Pericles, and Socrates
The chronicles of Narnia by C. S Lewis ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 2,210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The four Pevensie children have returned to their rather ordinary lives in World War II-era London, a significant adjustment after having spent time as royalty in Narnia. Peter, Susan, Edmund, and Lucy are waiting on the tube to return to school, when they are whisked off to a gorgeous beach they soon recognize as Narnia. But this isn't the same Narnia as before -- 1,300 years have passed, the country's golden age is over, and most of their old friends are gone. Narnia is now a troubled land ruled by the Telmarines, led by evil Lord Miraz. Their mission is to help Prince Caspian, the rightful heir to Narnia's throne, regain the kingdom. In this they are aided by new friends, among them a heroic mouse called Reepicheep and a surly, red-bearded dwarf named Trumpkin, a fierce fighter whose gruff temperament masks a soft and loyal heart
Les misérables by Victor Hugo ( Visual )
55 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,184 WorldCat member 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
Star wars by George Lucas ( Visual )
47 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and Dutch and held by 1,988 WorldCat member 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
Ponyo by Hayao Miyazaki ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and Japanese and held by 1,956 WorldCat member 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 by Desmond Davis ( Visual )
21 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 1,826 WorldCat member 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
The grey ( Visual )
22 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After their plane crashes in Alaska, seven oil workers are led by a skilled huntsman to survival, but a pack of merciless wolves haunts their every step
Taken 2 by Liam Neeson ( Visual )
23 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,780 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Liam Neeson returns as Bryan Mills, an ex-CIA operative who finds himself taken hostage along with his wife. To survive, Bryan must enlist the help of an unlikely ally and use his brutally efficient skills to take out his kidnappers
Kinsey by Liam Neeson ( Visual )
31 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 1,728 WorldCat member 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
Star wars by George Lucas ( Visual )
38 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,671 WorldCat member 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
Battleship by Taylor Kitsch ( Visual )
21 editions published in 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the classic Hasbro naval combat game, Battleship is the story of an international fleet of ships who come across an alien armada while on a naval war games exercise. An intense battle ensues over sea, land, and air
The Lego movie by Chris Pratt ( Visual )
11 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Emmet, an ordinary, rules-following, perfectly average LEGO minifigure is mistakenly identified as the most extraordinary person and the key to saving the world. He is drafted into a fellowship of strangers on an epic quest to stop an evil tyrant, a journey for which Emmet is hopelessly and hilariously underprepared
The mission by Roland Joffé ( Visual )
24 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 18th-century South America, a Jesuit priest and a soldier join forces to protect an Indian tribe from subjugation by colonial empires
Unknown by Liam Neeson ( Visual )
69 editions published in 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dr. Martin Harris awakens after a car accident in Berlin to discover that his wife suddenly doesn't recognize him and another man has assumed his identity. Ignored by disbelieving authorities and hunted by mysterious assassins, he finds himself alone, tired, and on the run. Aided by an unlikely ally, Harris plunges into a deadly mystery, forcing him to question his sanity, his identity, and just how far he's willing to go to uncover the truth
 
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Alternative Names
Neeson, Liam John.
Neeson, William John.
Neeson, William John 1952-
Nesson, William John.
WILLIAM JOHN NEESON
Languages
English (665)
German (59)
French (40)
Spanish (20)
Italian (6)
Multiple languages (6)
Russian (1)
Chinese (1)
Turkish (1)
Japanese (1)
Hebrew (1)
Dutch (1)
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