WorldCat Identities

Christopher, Dennis

Works: 79 works in 233 publications in 3 languages and 9,124 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Sports films  Biographical films  Historical films  History  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Children's television programs  Juvenile works  Children's films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Artist, Honoree
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Dennis Christopher
Chariots of Fire by Hugh Hudson( Visual )

10 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in English and held by 1,908 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
Breaking Away by Peter Yates( Visual )

34 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Academy Award winning comedy about an idealistic young man and his friends and their pursuit to find jobs and a purpose to life in their hometown of Bloomington, Indiana
Faerie tale theatre( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 480 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 248 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 )

8 editions published between 1990 and 2002 in English and Chinese and held by 200 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, bringing them to untimely doom. A group of neighborhood kids fight back, but thirty years later "It" resurfaces, and is meaner, angrier, and deadlier. The friends who vividly remember "It" terrorizing their youth reunite for a final desperate stand against "It."
Shelley Duvall's faerie tale theatre( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 109 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 2012 in English and French and held by 42 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
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
Bernice bobs her hair by F. Scott Fitzgerald( Visual )

2 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the Midwest, around 1920, a shy girl gets advice from her cousin on how to interest men
Jake Speed by Andrew Lane( Visual )

4 editions published between 1986 and 2001 in English and held by 17 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
Boys life : three stories of love, lust, and liberation( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three stories of three young men's homosexual encounters. In Pool days, a teenager is hired as lifeguard. In A friend of Dorothy's, a student leaves home for college in New York City. And in The disco years, disco is used as a link to a more unfettered time
Fade to black( Visual )

2 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eric Binford delivers film cassettes and supplies in Los Angeles, but exists only to see movies and immerse himself in trivia and fantasies about cinematic characters and stars. Frequently bullied and betrayed, Eric is gripped by homicidal rage and launches a series of grotesque murders, all patterned after characters and incidents from his beloved movies
The silencers by Richard Pepin( Visual )

2 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in French and English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deadly invasion( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A swarm of killer bees wreaks havoc on a California community
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Faerie tale theatre
Alternative Names
Dennis Christopher acteur américain

Dennis Christopher Amerikaans acteur

Dennis Christopher amerikansk skådespelare

Dennis Christopher amerikansk skodespelar

Dennis Christopher amerikansk skuespiller

Dennis Christopher attore statunitense

Dennis Christopher US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Dennis Christopher yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

Деннис Кристофер

Դենիս Քիստոֆեր

דניס כריסטופר

دنیس کریستوفر بازیگر آمریکایی

டென்னிஸ் கிறிஸ்தோபர்

데니스 크리스토퍼



Dangerous isolation