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McCoy, Sylvester 1943-

Works: 298 works in 605 publications in 2 languages and 10,148 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fantasy films  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Science fiction films  Science fiction television programs  Television adaptations  Televised performances  Interviews  Television melodramas 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, Host
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Sylvester McCoy
Most widely held works by Sylvester McCoy
The hobbit : an unexpected journey by J. R. R Tolkien( Visual )

18 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 2,141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The first in a trilogy of films based on the enduring masterpiece The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien. Follows title character Bilbo Baggins, who - along with the Wizard Gandalf and 13 dwarves, led by Thorin Oakenshield - is swept into an epic quest to reclaim the lost Dwarf Kingdom of Erebor from the fearsome dragon Smaug. Their journey will take them into the wild, through treacherous lands inhabited by goblins, orcs and deadly wargs, as well as a mysterious and sinister figure known only as the Necromancer. Along the path, the unassuming Bilbo Baggins not only discovers depths of ingenuity and courage that surprise even himself, he also gains possession of precious ring tied to the fate of all Middle-Earth in ways he cannot begin to imagine"--Container
The hobbit by J. R. R Tolkien( Visual )

46 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,889 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bilbo Baggins continues on in his journey with the wizard Gandalf and thirteen dwarves, led by Thorin Oakenshield, on an epic quest to reclaim their lost Dwarf Kingdom of Erebor
The hobbit : the battle of the five armies by Peter Jackson( Visual )

14 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Thorin Oakenshield and the Dwarves of Erebor have reclaimed the vast wealth of their homeland, but now face the consequences of having unleashed the terrifying Dragon Smaug upon Lake-town. Meanwhile, Sauron, the Dark Lord, has sent forth legions of Orcs to attack the Lonely Mountain, and Bilbo Baggins finds himself fighting for his life as five great armies go to war. As darkness converges, the races of Dwarves, Elves, and Men must decide {u2013} unite or be destroyed."--Container
King Lear by William Shakespeare( Visual )

13 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 1,096 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Proposing to divide his vast kingdom amongst his three daughters, Goneril, Regan and Cornelia, Lear devises a test for his offspring to convince him of their suitability and compassion for rule. Goneril and Regan's true colors emerge, they uncover a vast conspiracy of greed and cruelty within the once loyal dynasty
The Christmas candle by Samantha Barks( Visual )

8 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 764 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deep in the heart of the English countryside lays the enchanting village of Gladbury. Legend has it every twenty-five years an angel visits the village candle maker and touches a single candle. Whoever lights the Christmas Candle will receive a miracle on Christmas Eve. But in 1890, at the dawn of the electric age, this centuries old legend may come to an end. When David Richmond, a progressive young minister from London arrives in Gladbury the villagers discover a new formula for miracles
Doctor Who : the movie by Geoffrey Sax( Visual )

8 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Doctor is returning home to Gallifrey with the remains of his arch-nemesis, the Master. Forced off course, the TARDIS arrives in San Francisco on New Year's Eve 1999, where the Doctor is critically wounded in a gangland gun battle. At the local hospital, Dr. Grace Holloway fights, and fails, to save his life. Later, in the morgue, the Doctor wakes up a new man. But he is not the only one, the Master has also found himself a new body. As the clock counts down to the start of the new millennium, can the Doctor stop his oldest enemy from destroying all life on Earth?
Doctor Who by Ben Aaronovitch( Visual )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The TARDIS arrives in London in November 1963, where the Doctor and Ace discover that two rival factions of Daleks, one loyal to the Dalek Emperor and one to the Dalek Supreme, are seeking the Hand of Omega, a powerful Time Lord device that the first Doctor hid there during an earlier sojourn on Earth. The Doctor tries to keep Gilmore and his team out of harm's way while the two Dalek factions battle each other for control of the Hand
Slumber( Visual )

5 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sleep doctor struggles to protect a young family from a parasitic demon that feeds on them while they sleep
Doctor Who( Visual )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Doctor and Ace seek a bit of diversion in a trip to the planet Segonax to see the Psychic Circus, but they soon discover that the show is not all it's cracked up to be. In fact, all the previous acts have 'died'
Doctor Who( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2019 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the planet Terra Alpha, bright fluorescent lights and garish candy-striped colors abound. The population constantly displays happy smiles. There's no sadness on Terra Alpha. Anyone feeling remotely glum disappears. Quickly. Having heard disturbing rumors, the Doctor and Ace arrive to topple the entire regime overnight
Doctor Who( Visual )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The time: 1959. The place: the Shangri-La Holiday Camp. The Doctor and Mel want some time off. The hedonistic alien Navarinos wants to catch some vintage rock and roll. And two CIA agents want to know what happened to their country's missing satellite. When the beautiful Chimeron princess Delta shows up on the scene, the murderous Bannermen soon follow in hot pursuit. The stage is set for a fiery showdown that will decide the fate of an entire civilization"--Container
Doctor Who( Visual )

11 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Responding to a distress signal, the Doctor and Ace arrive near the village of Carbury, where a nuclear missile convoy has run into difficulties. The peace of the English countryside is shattered as UNIT troops are besieged by armored knights from another dimension. Brigadier Lethbridge-Stewart is called out of retirement to join the battle. Together, he and the Doctor must face the Destroyer, a fearsome demon summoned by the evil witch queen Morgaine to devour the world
Doctor Who : death comes to time by Colin Meek( Recording )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Doctor and Antimony arrive on the planet Santiny, just as it comes under attack by General Tannis and his Canisian battle fleet. Meanwhile his other companion, Ace, finds herself under the guidance of the mysterious Casmus--who seems to foresee an important and unusual role in store for her. As the adventure lurches from Santiny to contemporary London and on to Gallifrey, it becomes clear that the Canisians' next target is to be Earth
Doctor Who( Visual )

6 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

According to the sales brochure, Paradise Towers is a utopian blueprint for community living, with its fabulous architecture and state-of-the-art facilities. The perfect place for Mel to take a leisurely swim, in fact. But when the TARDIS arrives, the Doctor and his companion discover that the futuristic tower block has fallen into ruin, and a series of unexplained disappearances has the tenants living in fear
Doctor Who. the Sylvester McCoy years, 1987-1989( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the Iceworld Space Trading Colony on Svartos, the Doctor and Mel unexpectedly encounter an old friend. The penniless and desperate Sabalom Glitz has only one option to leave Svartos: find the fabled Dragonfire treasure concealed somewhere in the depth of the planet
Doctor Who( Visual )

8 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"London, 1983. An old house mysteriously burns to the ground. One hundred years earlier, the Doctor and Ace arrive at a sinister mansion in the rural hamlet of Perivale. Horrors old and new await the Doctor amongst the peculiar residents of Gabriel Chase, but it is Ace who must confront her own worst nightmares when she discovers that her past and the house's future are inextricably linked."
The hobbit : the motion picture trilogy by J. R. R Tolkien( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hobbit : the desolation of Smaug: Out heros escape the giant Spiders and Wood-elves of Mirkwood before encountering the mysterious Bard, who smuggles them into Lake-town. Finally, reaching the Lonely Mountain, they confront the Dragon Smaug. Runtime:3 hours, 6 minutes
Doctor Who( Visual )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Earth, 1988: While the Doctor and Ace flee from emotionless men wielding futuristic pistols, neo-Nazi Herr de Flores is intent on heralding the Fourth Reich. Meanwhile, the villainous Lady Peinforte uses black magic to propel herself forward from 1638 for a final confrontation with her sworn enemy, the Doctor
Doctor who( Visual )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Violently wrenched out of time, the TARDIS is brought crashing down onto the planet Lakertya by the villainous Rani. Caught with the maelstrom, the Doctor is forced to regenerate. In his post-regenerative confusion the Doctor is separated from his young companion Mel and tricked into assisting the Rani in her megalomaniac scheme to construct a giant time manipulator. Lost on the barren surface of the planet, Mel has to avoid the Rani's ingenious traps and her monstrous, bat-like servants, the Tetraps. She joins forces with a rebel faction among the Lakertyans, desperate to end the Rani's control of their planet
Let's do the pharaoh! by Jeremy Strong( Recording )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brought back to life after four thousand years of mummification, The Supreme Pharaoh Sennapod ('He whose name shall rumble down the ages') lives with Ben and Carrie and their mum and dad at 27 Templeton Terrace - a surprising guest for an ordinary family in an English town
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Alternative Names
Ken-Smith, Percy James Patrick.

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McCoy, Sylvester 1943-

Silvestr Makkoy

Smith, Percy James Patrick Ken-.

Sylvester McCoy

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Σιλβέστερ ΜακΚόι

Силвестер Макој

Сильвестр Маккой

סילבסטר מקוי

סילבסטר מקוי שחקן בריטי

سيلفستر مكوي

سيلفستر مكوي ممثل بريطاني

سیلوستر مک‌کوی بازیگر و کاشف بریتانیایی

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