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Krige, Alice 1954-

Overview
Works: 168 works in 549 publications in 6 languages and 21,402 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Made-for-TV movies  Historical films  Action and adventure films  Biographical films  Television adaptations  Science fiction films  Sports films  History 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Artist, Other, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Alice Krige
Chariots of fire by Hugh Hudson( Visual )

54 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,975 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
Thor : the dark world by Chris Hemsworth( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,681 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thor fights to restore order across the cosmos, but an ancient race led by the vengeful Malekith returns to plunge the universe back into darkness. Faced with an enemy that even Odin and Asgard cannot withstand, Thor must embark on his most perilous and personal journey yet, one that will reunite him with Jane Foster and force him to sacrifice everything to save us all
Chariots of fire( Visual )

4 editions published between 1981 and 2005 in English and held by 1,449 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
Star trek, first contact by Jonathan Frakes( Visual )

17 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Borg, a half-organic, half-machine race, want to conquer and assimilate all races. They are headed to Earth with a plan to alter history, and it is up to Captain Picard and his crew to stop them
Persuasion by Roger Michell( Visual )

20 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La jaquette indique : "Anne, la deuxième fille de Sir Walter Elliot, est une jeune femme de 28 ans paisible et solitaire. Son seul regret est de ne pas avoir épousé huit ans plus tôt, Frederick Wentworth, l'homme qu'elle aimait. Son amie, Lady Russell l'avait persuadée de rompre cet engagement. Après une longue absence, Frederick, devenu un riche capitaine, cherche à se marier. Les prétendantes sont nombreuses ..."
Reign of fire by Rob Bowman( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 1,024 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In present day London dragons awake. Fast forward 20 years, to a world devastated by their destruction. Fire Chief Quinn, is responsible for warding off the beasts and keeping a community alive in what's left of the world. Into their midst comes a hotshot American, Van Zan, who says he has a way to destroy the beasts and save mankind
Dinotopia by David Thewlis( Visual )

20 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 967 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a small plane flown by Frank Scott crashes into the Caribbean, only his 2 teenage sons, Karl and David, make it to shore, only to find themselves castaways on Dinotopia -- a fantastic lost continent where humans and dinosaurs peacefully coexist. The boys soon learn that they are the keys to Dinotopia's survival and must journey to a dark and foridden territory in a last attempt to save their new home
Page eight by Ralph Fiennes( Visual )

8 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 831 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Johnny Worricker is a long-serving MI5 officer. His boss and best friend Benedict Baron dies suddenly, leaving behind him an inexplicable file, threatening the stability of the organization. Meanwhile, a seemingly chance encounter with Johnny's striking next-door neighbor and political activist Nancy Pierpan seems too good to be true. Johnny is forced to walk out of his job, and then out of his identity to find out the truth
The little vampire by Uli Edel( Visual )

7 editions published in 2001 in English and French and held by 812 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For Tony Thompson (Lipnicki) third grade really bites. He's in a new school, in a new country, and he's having trouble fitting in. But things change when Tony befriends a young vampire named Rudolph. Soon Tony and Rudolph are going on fang-tastic flying adventures, eluding vampire hunters and driving the countryside of Scotland batty
Skin by Anthony Fabian( Visual )

16 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Despite being born to Afrikaner parents, Sandra faces prejudice from her community due to her dark skin and African features. Torn between her family and the man she loves, Sandra must overcome the racial intolerance of her society in this uplifting true story
The contract by Bruce Beresford( Visual )

13 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and German and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While on a hiking trip to reconnect with his son after the death of his wife, Ray Keene stumbles into a nightmare scenario of paid assassins and ex-military guns-for-hire lead by the mysterious Frank Cardin
Frank Herbert's Children of Dune( Visual )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve years afte the events in Frank Herbert's Dune, Maud'Dib--Arrakis emperor Paul Atreides--has become the unintended figurehead of a violent dictatorship, and his enemies are multiplying. Vanishing into the desert, he waits as destiny shapes his twin heirs Leto II and Ghanima, who must contend with their scheming aunt Alia while Princess Wensicia, of the enemy House Corrino, plots her own attack on Maud'Dib's familial empire. Exiled Atreides matriarch Lady Jessica returns to Arrakis, where the enormous, desert-dwelling sandworms face an uncertain future. As always, the spice must flow, and the universe's most coveted commodity remains at the center of this epic story
Lonely hearts by Todd Robinson( Visual )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a true story. In the late 1940's, Martha Beck and Raymond Fernandez became known as the notorious "Lonely Hearts Killers". They would swindle and then viciously murder war widows who would answer their personal ads. Ray would describe himself as a sexy Latin Lover. Martha was Ray's initial mark. But when they met, it was love at first sight. With Martha posing as Ray's sister, they bilked elderly spinsters and widows of their savings and then viciously murdered them in a bloodbath of sexual frenzy. When they were arrested, Martha and Ray confessed to 12 killings, although it is believed the actual number is closer to 20. At their sensational trial, Martha and Ray appeared as though they could not get enough of each other. Their plea of not guilty by reason of insanity was rejected, and on August 22, 1949, the homicidal lovers were sentenced to death. After numerous appeals, they were electrocuted on March 8, 1951, side-by-side in Sing Sing prison
Sylvester and the magic pebble : --and more magical tales( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In "Sylvester and the magic pebble," a small donkey finds a wishing stone. In "Possum magic, " Grandma Poss needs a certain food for a magical mix that will make Hush visible again. In "Princess Furball," a cruel king intends to marry his daughter to an ogre in exchange for wagons full of silver
Agatha Christie's Partners in crime( Visual )

9 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ordinary married couple gets caught up in international intrigue and discovers that they have a knack for crime solving in this charming detective series
A Tale of two cities by Charles Dickens( Visual )

9 editions published between 1980 and 2007 in English and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Indifferent to the plight of France's downtrodden and pained by unrequited love for Lucie Darnay, London barrister Sydney Carton finds meaning through an act of ultimate sacrifice
Stephen King's Sleepwalkers( Visual )

11 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mother-and-son team of strange supernatural creatures move to a small town to seek out a young virgin to feed on
Midsomer murders by John Nettles( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cozy villages of Midsomer County reveal their most sinister secrets in these four contemporary British television mysteries. The Dogleg Murders: Members of the swanky Whiteoaks Golf Club keep turning up dead by the 13th hole. The black book: The detectives investigate a string of savage murders precipated by a local art auction. Secrets and spies: A mysterious creature is killing sheep in Midsomer County, but it soon moves on to larger prey. The glitch: A local scientist's determination to stop an American millionaire's latest business venture has fatal repurcussions
Molokai : the story of "Father Damien"( Visual )

9 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drama about a Catholic priest who went to the island in Hawaii where the lepers were exiled - Molokai. There among the outcasts he built a community and gave them dignity. He eventually contracted the disease and died from it
Sharpe's honour( Visual )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

British officer Richard Sharpe must disguise himself as a Spanish rebel and slip behind enemy lines to search for the one person who can clear him of allegations of deceit and dishonour
 
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Chariots of fire
Alternative Names
Alice Krige actress

Alice Krige actrice et productrice

Alice Krige attrice sudafricana

Alice Krige südafrikanische Schauspielerin

Alice Krige Zuid-Afrikaans acteur

Alice Krige Zuid-Afrikaans actrice

Alice Krigeová

Alis Krige

Алис Криге

Элис Криге

אליס קריגה שחקנית דרום אפריקאית

الیس کریج تهیه‌کننده و بازیگر اهل آفریقای جنوبی

ಆಲಿಸ್ ಕ್ರಿಗೆ

앨리스 크리거

アリス・クリーグ

艾麗絲·克里奇

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The little vampireMolokai : the story of "Father Damien"