WorldCat Identities

Cross, Ben

Works: 218 works in 670 publications in 7 languages and 16,776 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Science fiction films  Biographical films  Sports films  Historical films  Film adaptations  History  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Made-for-TV movies 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer, Artist, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Ben Cross
Chariots of Fire by Hugh Hudson( Visual )

114 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 3,627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story, told in flashback, of two young British sprinters competing for fame in the 1924 Olympics. Eric, a devout Scottish missionary runs because he knows it must please God. Harold, the son of a newly rich Jew runs to prove his place in Cambridge society. In a warmup 100 meter race, Eric defeats Harold, who hires a pro trainer to prepare him. Eric, whose qualifying heat is scheduled for a Sunday, refuses to run despite pressure from the Olympic committee. A compromise is reached when a nobleman allows Eric to compete in his 400 meter slot. Eric and Harold win their respective races and go on to achieve fame as missionary and businessman/athletic advocate, respectively
First Knight by Jerry Zucker( Visual )

19 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in English and held by 1,473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a new vision of King Arthur's Camelot. A vision of breathtaking battles, heart-pounding courage, of the undeniable love that brought an entire kingdom to its knees ... and the undying passion that made it live forever
Exorcist : the beginning by Renny Harlin( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thinking that he had glimpsed the face of Evil as a witness to atrocities committed on the innocent during WWII, Lankester Merrin lost his faith in his fellow man and the Almighty. He renounced his vocation, and is now an archaeologist in Africa. A collector of rare comes to him with an odd request. An old Christian Byzantine church has been unearthed in Kenya, surprisingly intact, as if it were buried right after its completion. Merrin is asked to find an ancient relic hidden within the church before a British expedition can. Interested, Merrin agrees to take the job. Beneath the church, something much older and malevolent sleeps, waiting to be awoken. The blood of innocents flows freely, but the horror has only just begun. In the place where Evil was born, Merrin will finally see its true face
Solomon by Roger Young( Visual )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the life of Solomon from becoming the future king of Israel, his relationships with his brother Adonijah and the Queen of Sheba, to his gift of wisdom from God, and the eventual division of Solomon's kingdom which fulfills the prophecy. Includes previews
A common man( Visual )

6 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben Kingsley stars as a seemingly average citizen who plants five powerful bombs in different locations around a major city and threatens to detonate them unless his demand is met: The release of four of the most deadly international terrorists from government prisons. But in an urban jungle already torn apart by fear, what could be the real motive behind a cunning madman's ultimate plan? Ben Cross co-stars in this explosive action-thriller about duty, justice and the unexpected vengeance
William & Kate : who says that fairy tales don't come true?( Visual )

4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Prince William and Kate Middleton, from the moment they met at the University of St. Andrews to the intense media attention surrounding their storybook romance. They've charmed the world with their romantic love affair, engagement, and eagerly awaited royal wedding. How did Kate Middleton, an ordinary British girl, come to be Prince William's intended? Over an 8-year courtship, her warmth, humor, and grace under pressure convinced him she was the one
Finding Rin Tin Tin( Visual )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the true story of American corporal Lee Duncan, who rescued a German shepherd puppy while stationed in France during World War I, and how the dog, after learning how to bring first aid to soldiers, became Hollywood's best-loved animal star
Behind enemy lines II : axis of evil( Visual )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A team of U.S. Navy SEALs is given a mission to destroy a North Korean missle site in order to avoid a possible nuclear strike. The mission is quickly aborted, leaving the four soldiers in enemy territory. In order for the four to survive, they must defeat the North Korean forces that threaten their lives, their allies and the entire free world
Trial & retribution( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the bitter internal rivalries among police investigators, the political pressures of high-profile cases, and the legal maneuverings of defense attorneys and prosecutors. Police probe an abandoned house concealing multiple murders, a dysfunctional family with a deeply troubled musical prodigy, the mysterious disappearance of a well-connected woman, and a shadowy sex club for London's elite
Hero wanted by Brian Smrz( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Once the toast of the city, Liam Case is now a forgotten man, a hero whose fame has passed him by. Hoping to restore his former glory, he attempts to foil an armed bank robbery, but winds up shot instead. Recovering from his wounds, Liam swears vengeance and begins a hunt of his own, leading to a shocking climax that proves the old adage: heroes are made, not born
The far pavilions by M. M Kaye( Visual )

11 editions published between 1983 and 2001 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A haunting tale of the love of an English officer for an Indian princess set against the splendor of Imperial India in the last century
Lost city raiders( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the near future, global warming has made water levels rise to unfathomable heights, consuming more than half the Earth. With no end in sight, two treasure hunters must follow their daring father on an adventure to retrieve a lost artifact that will restore the Earth to what it once was. Also in pursuit of the artifact is a ruthless real-estate tycoon who will stop at nothing to control its limitless power
The flame trees of Thika( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A young British girl named Elspeth and her parents Tilly and Robin Grant journey to the unspoiled wilderness of East Africa in 1913. In the final episode of the series, just as the coffee crop has finally been planted, the Great War shatters the Grants' dreams when Robin Grant rejoins his old battalion in France. Tilly and Elspeth prepare to say goodbye to their friends and return to England
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Ben Cross acteur britannique

Ben Cross angielski aktor teatralny, filmowy i telewizyjny, reżyser, scenarzysta i piosenkarz

Ben Cross attore inglese

Ben Cross britischer Schauspieler

Ben Cross British actor

Ben Cross britisk skodespelar

Ben Cross britisk skuespiller

Ben Cross Brits acteur

Ben Cross brittisk skådespelare

Cross, Bernard

Cross, Bernard 1947-

Cross, Harry Bernard.

Cross, Harry Bernard 1947-...

Бен Крос

Бен Кросс

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Кросс, Бен

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