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Skarsgård, Stellan

Works: 217 works in 1,274 publications in 13 languages and 54,346 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Comedy films  Superhero films  Pirate films  Science fiction films  Fantasy films  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Interviewee, Author, Contributor, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Stellan Skarsgård
Most widely held works by Stellan Skarsgård
Marvel's The Avengers by Joss Whedon( Visual )

26 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and held by 4,360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nick Fury of S.H.I.E.L.D. brings together a team of super humans to form The Avengers to help save the Earth from Loki and his army
Thor by Alan Taylor( Visual )

34 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 3,915 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the arrogant warrior Thor is banished to Earth from his homeworld of Asgard, he must fight to reclaim his lost powers. Pursued by an invasion force sent to destroy him, the fallen God of Thunder must rise to the battle and learn what it takes to become a true hero
Pirates of the Caribbean by Gore Verbinski( Visual )

38 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 3,911 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Elizabeth, Will, and Captain Barbossa rescue Captain Jack Sparrow, who is trapped in Davy Jones' Locker, they must face their foes. Lord Cutler Beckett, now has control of Jones' heart and forms a dark alliance with him in order to rule the seas and wipe out the last of the Pirates. Jack, Barbossa, Will, Elizabeth, and crew must call the Pirate Lords from the four corners of the globe, including the infamous Sao Feng, together. The Pirate Lords want to release the goddess Calypso, Davy Jones's damned lover, from the trap they sent her. The Pirate Lords must combine the 9 pieces that bound her by ritual to undo it and release her in hopes that she will help them fight. All pirates will stand together and make their final stand for freedom against Beckett, Jones, Norrington, the Flying Dutchman, and the entire East India Trading Company
Good Will Hunting by Gus Van Sant( Visual )

47 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 3,435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The most brilliant mind at America's top university isn't a student-he's the kid who cleans the floors! Will Hunting is a headstrong, working-class genius who's failing the lessons of life. After one too many run-ins with the law, Will's last chance is a psychology professor, who might be the only man who can reach him
Mamma mia! by ABBA (Musical group)( Visual )

42 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 3,092 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

20-year-old Sophie is preparing to marry at her mother's hotel on a Greek island. She has a carefree life, a loving fiancee, and great friends. She is only missing one thing: a father. By reading her mother's diary she discovers that she has three possible fathers. Sophie secretly invites all three men to the wedding in a desperate bid to discover which of them is her father. But not all goes according to plan. Now, old loves are re-kindled, new loves are formed, and Sophie risks everything to discover the true identity of her father
Amistad by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

19 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and German and held by 2,537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the 1839 revolt on board a slave ship bound for America. Much of the story involves the court-room drama about the slave who led the revolt
Angels & demons by Dan Brown( Visual )

34 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harvard symbologist Robert Langdon discovers evidence of the resurgence of the most powerful underground organization in history, the Illuminati. Upon learning of an unstoppable terrorist act against the Vatican, Langdon travels to Rome and joins forces with Italian scientist Vittoria Vetra, and together they will follow the 400-year-old Path of Illumination that leads to the Vatican's only chance for survival. Includes Cinechat
The girl with the dragon tattoo by David Fincher( Visual )

37 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 2,362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hoping to distance himself from the fallout of a libel conviction, journalist Mikael Blomkvist retreats to a remote island in Sweden's far north where the unsolved murder of a young girl still haunts her industrialist uncle forty years later. Ensconced in a cottage on the island where the killer may still roam, Blomkvist's investigation draws him into the secrets and lies of the rich and powerful, and throws him together with one unlikely ally: tattooed, punk hacker, Lisbeth Salander
Cinderella by Kenneth Branagh( Visual )

12 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 1,957 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When her father unexpectedly passes away, young Ella finds herself at the mercy of her cruel stepmother and her daughters. Never one to give up hope, Ella's fortunes begin to change after meeting a dashing stranger
The railway man by Jonathan Teplitzky( Visual )

22 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on an autobiography, this film tells the true story of Eric Lomax, a British Army officer who is captured by the Japanese during WWII and sent to a POW camp, where he is tortured and forced to work on the Thai-Burma Railway. Years later, and still suffering the psychological trauma of his wartime experiences, Lomax is persuaded by his wife Patti to find and confront one of his captors. Accompanied by his best friend, Lomax returns to the scene of his torture and manages to track down his captor, Japanese officer Takashi Nagase, from the prison camp, in an attempt to let go of a lifetime of bitterness and hate
Breaking the waves by Lars von Trier( Visual )

117 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 1,345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bess, a pious, young Scottish woman, prays to God to send her husband, Jan, home from his job on an offshore oil rig. When an accident sends him home paralyzed, she's filled with guilt and submits to his wish that she take on other lovers, convinced that this will aid in his recovery
Melancholia by Lars von Trier( Visual )

4 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Justine (Kirsten Dunst) and Michael (Alexander Skarsgåard) celebrate their marriage at a sumptuous party in the home of Justine's sister Claire (Charlotte Gainsbourg), and brother-in-law John (Kiefer Sutherland). Despite Claire's best efforts, the wedding is a fiasco with family tensions mounting and relationships fraying. Meanwhile, a planet called Melancholia is heading directly towards Earth threatening the very existence of humankind"--Container
Ronin by John Frankenheimer( Visual )

32 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Cold War may be over, but a new world order keeps a group of covert mercenaries employed by the highest bidder. These operatives, known as Ronin, are assembled in France for a seemingly routine mission: steal a top-secret briefcase. But the simple task soon proves explosive as other underworld organizations vie for the same prize
Goya's ghosts by Miloš Forman( Visual )

40 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 997 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The painter Goya becomes involved with the Spanish Inquisition when his muse, Ines, is arrested by the church for heresy. Her father, Thomas, comes to him hoping that his connection with Brother Lorenzo, whom he is painting, can secure the release of his daughter"--IMDb
Mamma mia! the movie soundtrack featuring the songs of ABBA by Benny Andersson( Recording )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 914 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes music from the 2008 feature-film adaptation of the beloved musical, led by Meryl Streep in an all-star cast
Insomnia by Erik Skjoldbjærg( Visual )

36 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 870 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disgraced Swedish detective Jonas Engström goes to Norway to solve a brutal murder
Beowulf & Grendel by Gerard Butler( Visual )

26 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 866 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The bloody tale of warrior Beowulf's battle with Grendel, a murderous troll, to save King Hrothgar's kingdom, which was destroyed by the troll and his men
Romeo & Juliet by Carlo Carlei( Visual )

5 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and held by 862 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's William Shakespeare's epic and searing tale of love. An ageless story from the world's most renowned author is reimagined for the 21st Century. This adaptation is told in the lush traditional setting it was written, but gives a new generation the chance to fall in love with the enduring legend
Light keeps me company Ljuset haller mig sallskap by Carl-Gustav Nykvist Nykvist( Visual )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in Swedish and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An exploration of the life and work of cinematographer Sven Nykvist, told largely by Nykvist himself. The film includes numerous clips from films Nykvist photographed or directed and interviews with his colleagues, including Ingmar Bergman, Sir Richard Attenborough, Liv Ullman, Stellan Skarsgård, Woody Allen, Bibi Andersson, Vilmos Zsigmond and many others
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Alternative Names
Skarsgård, John Stellan.

Skarsgard, Stellan

Stelan Skarsgord

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Stellan Skarsgård Swedish actor

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Στέλλαν Σκάρσγκαρντ

Стелан Скарсгорд

Стеллан Скарсгорд

Стеллан Скошгорд

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AmistadAngels & demonsBreaking the wavesRonin