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Karyo, Tchéky 1953-

Overview
Works: 246 works in 737 publications in 8 languages and 17,697 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Biography  Melodrama  Fiction  War films  Film and video adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Folklore 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Singer, Other, Creator, Lyricist, Interviewee, 905, Composer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Tchéky Karyo
The patriot by Roland Emmerich ( Visual )
14 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 2,961 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A hero of the French and Indian conflict, Benjamin Martin had renounced fighting forever to raise his family in peace. However, when British troops arrive at his South Carolina home and endanger his family, he takes up arms alongside his idealistic patriot son, Gabriel
The way ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 1,453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tom goes to St. Jean Pied de Port, France, to collect the remains of his adult son, who was killed in the Pyrenees in a storm while walking the Camino de Santiago. Rather than return home, Tom decides to embark on the historical pilgrimage to honor his son's desire to finish the journey. What Tom doesn't plan on is the profound impact the journey will have on him as he begins to learn the difference between the life one lives and the life one chooses
Un long dimanche de fiançailles A very long engagement by Jean-Pierre Jeunet ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2005 in French and English and held by 1,252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1920, country girl Mathilde is living in Brittany with her aunt and uncle when she learns that her fiancé Manech was one of five French soldiers condemned to a barbarous death by their own side. Court-martialed for intentionally wounding themselves, their punishment is to be thrown into no man's land, unarmed and with their hands tied behind their backs. But Manech may have survived. Hiring a dogged old bird of a private detective and a lawyer to aid her, Mathilde is off on an adventure. She pursues her sleuthing through a flurry of letters, documents, and private interviews--hunting down the soldiers who were in the trenches with Manech--along with their lovers and relatives. She also discovers that she has a sort of doppelgänger: a Corsican prostitute pursuing a parallel investigation for another of the five, and murdering anyone who did her own beloved mate wrong. Mathilde will have to hurry to follow the clues piecing the story together before they are lost forever
The bear by Andre Lacombe ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An action-packed outdoor adventure tale about Youk, an orphaned cub, and the wounded giant grizzly who befriends him. Threatened by gunfire, they begin a desperate quest for survival
The core by Aaron Eckhart ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and Chinese and held by 1,172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A team of top scientific minds from around the world are assembled to determine what has been happening to Earth. Dr. Keyes makes the startling discovery that the Earth's electromagnetic forces have begun to collapse. If the planet is to be saved, the core of the Earth needs a jump start, and Keyes assembles a team to burrow to the center of the planet and bomb the insides back into action. However, as the crew digs deeper into the Earth, the more they discover what they haven't been told about their mission and what's really been causing the worldwide chaos
Taking lives by D. J Caruso ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 934 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Illeana Scott is a special agent with the FBI, who has a strong record as a criminal profiler. Scott is called in by a former Quantico colleague to assist two Canadian police detectives, Paquette and Duval, who are on the trail of a serial killer who has been killing in and around Montreal for almost two decades. Art gallery owner James Costa saw the killer during an assault, and now finds himself working as a decoy for Scott. As Scott and Costa follow the killer's trail, they find themselves becoming attracted to one another, which is not a comfort to Scott
Bad boys by Michael Bay ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and German and held by 819 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two tough cops in Miami protect a murder witness while investigating a case of stolen heroin
Nikita by Luc Besson ( Visual )
33 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 788 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A cop-killer junkie is forced by the government to become an undercover assassin or face a life in prison
Arabian nights ( Visual )
6 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A legendary heroine, Scheherazade, saves her kingdom and her own life by seducing her husband with the fantastical tales of Aladdin, Ali Baba, and other larger-than-life heroes, warriors and djinns
The good thief ( Visual )
22 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bob is an aging American thief is living in the French city of Nice. Addicted to both heroin and gambling, Bob is in the midst of an extended personal losing streak when he rescues a new girl in town named Anne from her pimp. When the opportunity to steal a fortune in rare paintings from a Monte Carlo casino comes along, Bob hopes for a score big enough to let him retire from his life of crime. His only hindrances are Anne's man troubles and his nemesis, local police chief Roger
Saving Grace by Nigel Cole ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and German and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A recent widow joins with the caretaker of her inherited estate on the Cornish coast to use her green thumb for fun and profit. All goes well until the business starts booming
Kiss of the dragon ( Visual )
13 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
While on a mission in Paris, China's top secret agent must team up with a call girl after he is falsely accused of murder
My life so far ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A memoir of the lives of a family growing up on a post World War I British estate. When the elder woman's son arrives with his French maid, everything gets thrown into turmoil
GoldenEye by Martin Campbell ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When an MI6 agent turns rogue and plans world domination with a terrifying satellite-born weapon, James must pursue his former ally to Cuba, Monte Carlo, Switzerland and even Russia. All whilst dodging a sexy, deadly femme fatale who will stop at nothing to put the 'squeeze' on James
La Femme Nikita ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A street junkie is picked up and recruited against her will for training as a killer. She is transformed into a beautiful and sophisticated woman, and soon falls in love with a soft-spoken romantic. When she receives a call and is ordered to kill someone, she has to fight against the trap of her double life
The messenger the story of Joan of Arc ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of Joan of Arc
Addicted to love by Griffin Dunne ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1996 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two jilted lovers join forces to exact revenge on their former amours
Les nuits de la pleine lune Full moon in Paris by Éric Rohmer ( Visual )
44 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young woman in Paris moves out on her lover in order to experience freedom and finds it brings only misery
Sorceress by Suzanne Schiffman ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in English and French and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A drama set in 13th century France revolving around Étienne de Bourbon, a Dominican friar sent by the pope to seek out heretics and a forest woman who performs ancient healing rituals. An historically accurate dramatization of the conflict between ancient customs and religious dogma
1492 Conquest of Paradise by Ridley Scott ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and Multiple languages and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dramatizes the first two voyages of Christopher Columbus to the Americas and the effects of European contact on the indigenous people
 
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Alternative Names
Karyo, Baruh Djaki 1953-
Karyo, Tchécky 1953-
Karyo, Tchéky
Karyo, Tcheky, 1953-
Languages
English (147)
French (86)
German (14)
Spanish (11)
Japanese (2)
Chinese (1)
Multiple languages (1)
Russian (1)
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