WorldCat Identities

Christopher, Dennis

Overview
Works: 76 works in 243 publications in 6 languages and 9,440 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Historical films  Action and adventure films  Sports films  Biographical films  History  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Children's films  Western films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Artist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Dennis Christopher
Chariots of Fire by Hugh Hudson( Visual )

13 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in English and held by 2,010 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
Django Unchained by Quentin Tarantino( Visual )

11 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 2,008 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Former dentist, Dr. King Schultz, buys the freedom of a slave, Django, and trains him with the intent to make him his deputy bounty hunter. Instead, he is led to the site of Django's wife who is under the hands of Calvin Candie, a ruthless plantation owner
Breaking Away by Peter Yates( Visual )

38 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,684 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Academy Award winning comedy about an idealistic young man and his friends and their attempts to find jobs and a purpose to life in their hometown of Bloomington, Indiana
Stephen King's It by Stephen King( Visual )

23 editions published between 1990 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It can be anything. A fanged monster that won't stay on the movie screen. Something ominous lurking in the basement. A malevolent force in a small New England town takes the shape of a clown, but It isn't clowning around. Instead, It terrifies youngsters with their innermost fears, bringing some to their untimely doom -- until a group of wily neighborhood kids fight back. Thirty years later the evil resurfaces: meaner, angrier, deadlier. And the friends who vividly remember the terrors of their youth reunite to make a desperate stand against It
Jack and the beanstalk : an adventure of gigantic proportions by Brian Henson( Visual )

17 editions published between 1982 and 2004 in English and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy trades a cow for five magic sprouting beans, then climbs the resulting beanstalk and stumbles onto an incredible adventure
Faerie tale theatre( Visual )

3 editions published between 1982 and 2008 in English and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This award-winning series brings to life 26 of the most magical classic fairy tales of all time, now digitally remastered
Shelley Duvall's Faerie tale theatre( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Talking bears, sleeping giants, handsome princes, evil fairies and more fill this 4-episode collection from the award-winning series. Some of the most treasured bedtime stories are brought to life with glorious productions and magnificent costumes that will leave you dreaming ... happily ever after."--Container
Stephen King's It by Stephen King( Visual )

14 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A thriller about a malevolent force in a small New England town that takes the shape of a clown, terrifying youngsters with their innermost fears and bringing them to untimely doom
Roma by Federico Fellini( Visual )

2 editions published in 2016 in Italian and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Travelogue, memoir and outrageous cinematic spectacle converge in this kaleidoscopic valentine to the Eternal City, composed by one of its most iconic inhabitants. Leisurely one moment and breathless the next, this urban fantasia by Federico Fellini interweaves recollections of the director's young adulthood in the era of Mussolini with an impressionistic portrait of contemporary Rome, where he and his film crew are shooting footage of the bustling cityscape
Shelley Duvall's faerie tale theatre( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

26 episodes of the award-winning television series originally televised from 1982-87
Doppelganger by Avi Nesher( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in French and English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shy Holly Gooding was the perfect daughter-- until police began to suspect her in her mother's brutal murder. Fleeing to Los Angeles, Holly moves in with a struggling screenwriter, where her mysterious behavior leads him to a shocking discovery, and he watches helplessly as Holly succumbs to the desires of her "doppelganger," or evil ghost double
Dangerous isolation( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A weekend vacation turns terrifying when Samantha, a computer scientist, is kidnapped and held hostage. Faced with an impossible choice, she has 85 minutes to help her captors carry out an unspeakable crime, or watch her daughter die
Fade to black( Visual )

8 editions published between 1980 and 2003 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eric Binford is a shy, tormented film delivery boy in Los Angeles with great ambitions and an obsession with the movies. After being rejected by a Marilyn Monroe look-alike, he becomes homicidally unbalanced, transforming himself into a gallery of murderous movie characters and sets out to destroy his tormentors
Triple terror collection : Stephen King's The shining ; Stephen King's It ; Salem's lot( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Shining: A young boy and his parents spend the winter in a resort hotel which is possessed by ghosts
F. Scott Fitzgerald's Bernice bobs her hair by F. Scott Fitzgerald( Visual )

2 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's the hot summer of 1919. While visiting her cousin Marjorie, sweet-but-dull Bernice is transformed into a smooth-talking man-trap by her vampish cousin. However, the "make-over" works too well, as Bernice becomes the belle of the ball, captivating every boy's interest. . .even Marjorie's boyfriend Warren. The now worldly Bernice has the last laugh
Deadly invasion( Visual )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A swarm of killer bees wreaks havoc on a California community
Jake Speed by Andrew Lane( Visual )

5 editions published between 1986 and 2001 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jake Speed and his sidekick Des are on a new mission: to save a kidnapped girl from the greedy clutches of the evil white slaver, Sid Wigway, but in the process they are caught in the middle of an all-out revolution, hounded by machete-wielding henchmen, captured by the diabolical Wigway, and surrounded by general hair-raising pandemonium
Silencers by Richard Pepin( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and French and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A U.S. Senator is assassinated by men in black, a mysterious organization which suppresses all knowledge about UFO's. Agent Rafferty from the U.S. secret service must confront them and discover the sinister truth
Faerie Tale Theatre( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This award-winning series brings to life 26 of the most magical classic fairy tales of all time, now digitally remastered
 
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Stephen King's It
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Dennis Christopher acteur américain

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Деннис Кристофер

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דניס כריסטופר

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