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Rhys-Davies, John

Overview
Works: 540 works in 1,095 publications in 3 languages and 50,403 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Television adaptations  Fiction  Television programs  Animated films  Film and video adaptations  Fantasy films  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about John Rhys-Davies
 
Most widely held works by John Rhys-Davies
Lord of the rings by Peter Jackson( Visual )
53 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 5,200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Assisted by a fellowship of heroes, Middle-earth hobbit, Frodo Baggins, plunges into a perilous trek to take the mystical One Ring to Mount Doom so that it and its magical powers can be destroyed and never possessed by evil Lord Sauron. An epic adventure of good against evil, the power of friendship, and individual courage
The Lord of the rings by J. R. R Tolkien( Visual )
49 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 5,099 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In ancient times the Rings of Power were crafted by the Elven-smiths, and Sauron, the Dark Lord, forged the One Ring, filling it with his own power so that he could rule all others. But the One Ring was taken from him, and though he sought it throughout Middle-Earth still it remained lost to him. After many ages it fell, by chance, into the hands of the Hobbit, Bilbo Baggins
The lord of the rings by J. R. R Tolkien( Visual )
36 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 4,816 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Fellowship has been broken. Boromir is dead; Frodo Baggins and Samwise Gamgee have gone to Mordor alone to destroy the One Ring; Merry and Pippin have been captured by the Uruk-hai; Aragorn, Legolas, and Gimli have made friends of the Rohan, a race of humans that are in the path of the upcoming war, led by its aging king, Theoden. The two towers between Mordor and Isengard, Barad-dur and Orthanc, have united in their lust for destruction. The corrupt wizard Saruman and his slimy assistant, Grima Wormtongue, have created a grand Uruk-hai army bent on the destruction of Man. The rebellion against Sauron is building up, led by the wizard Gandalf the White. One of the Ring's original bearers, the creature Gollum has tracked Frodo and Sam down in search of his "precious", but is captured by the Hobbits and used to lead them to Mt. Doom. The War of the Ring begins
Raiders of the lost ark by Steven Spielberg( Visual )
21 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in English and held by 3,439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Indiana Jones is a bullwhip-cracking archeologist assigned by the U.S. Government to find the mystically empowered Ark of the Convenant before the Nazis can obtain it for their own evil use. Includes an interview with George Lucas, Steven Spielberg, and Harrison Ford following the feature film
Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade by Steven Spielberg( Visual )
30 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and held by 3,204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Indiana Jones and his father set out to find the mystically-empowered Holy Grail
The jungle book 2 by Steve Trenbirth( Visual )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 2,330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mowgli returns to the jungle for some fun with Baloo, and finds that Shere Khan is still on the hunt for him. When Shanti comes looking for him he must try to protect his friend, and decide if he wants to remain in the jungle or return to the village
The princess diaries 2 royal engagement by Garry Marshall( Visual )
8 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and Chinese and held by 2,322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Princess Mia has just graduated college. She is soon going to take over as Queen of Genovia from her grandmother, Queen Clarisse. However, Mia learns that she must marry in 30 days or forfeit the crown of Genovia to another rightful heir, Nicholas Devereaux. His uncle, Vicount Mabrey is really the one who wants Nicholas to be King. Not trusting Nicholas, Mia picks a decent guy who's sweet and charming and likeable, but can she go through with the wedding to someone she doesn't really love? Will Mia follow her heart or sacrifice for her country?
Aladdin and the king of thieves by Walt Disney( Visual )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 1,569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The legendary Forty Thieves threaten to ruin the wedding of Aladdin and Jasmine
One night with the king by Tiffany Dupont( Visual )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 1,281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the story of Hadassah, the young Jewish girl who becomes the Biblical Esther, Queen of Persia. Despite her position, Hadassah's life is in danger, as the state has decreed that all Jews will be put to death. Defying warnings to remain silent, however, Hadassah struggles to save her people, evens as she seeks to win the heart of the king
The reef ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 923 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Pi an orphaned fish escapes the fishermans net to move in with his aunt on an exotic coral reef, he meets his true love, Cordelia. But first he must outsmart the bully tiger shark also determined to win her heart
The lord of the rings by Peter Jackson( Visual )
12 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 890 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Frodo and Samwise press on toward Mordor: Gollum insists on being the guide. Can anyone so corrupted by the ring be trusted? Frodo is increasingly under the sway of the ring wonders if he can trust himself. Meanwhile, Aragorn, drawing closer to his kingly destiny, rallies the forces of good for the battles that are about to come. Dark Lord's army is fast approaching Gondor and the War of the Ring is about to begin
Victor Victoria by Blake Edwards( Visual )
4 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 875 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Paris im Jahr 1934: Die Sängerin Victoria ist seit langem ohne Engagement. Das Zimmer wird ihr gekündigt, seit Tagen hat sie nichts mehr gegessen. Bei einer aus der Not geborenen Zechprellerei lernt sie den ebenfalls stellungslosen alternden Homosexuellen Toddy, einen ehemaligen Vaudeville-Star, kennen. Der phantasievolle und einfallsreiche Toddy überredet sie zu einer tollkühnen Aktion: Victoria soll sich als Victor, Frauendarsteller aus Rußland, ausgeben. In der Künstleragentur erregt das Paar tatsächlich größtes Aufsehen, und schon bald ist das erste Engagement unter Dach und Fach. Victor/Victorias erster Auftritt in einer noblen Transvestitenshow wird zum Sensationserfolg. Ganz Paris liegt ihr/ihm zu Füßen. Manager Toddy und sein Star residieren im Ritz, Taxis, Champagner und Kaviar werden Gewohnheit. Eines Abends findet sich auch der amerikanische Nightclub-Tycoon aus Chicago, King Marchan, mit seiner hochblonden Geliebten Norma ein. Er ist fasziniert von der Frau, die er dort auf der Bühne sieht, deshalb verärgert und verunsichert, als sich die Dame als Victor entpuppt. Trotzdem zieht es King immer wieder in die Show, und bald kommt er auch hinter das Geheimnis. Für Victoria ist die Situation nicht minder strapazierend, denn sie hat sich längst in den maskulinen King verliebt. Die beiden beginnen eine heimliche Liebesaffäre, die King in ein schreckliches Zwielicht bringt.
The living daylights by John Glen( Visual )
12 editions published between 1971 and 2012 in English and held by 847 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Timothy Dalton debuts as Agent 007. Armed with razor-sharp instincts and a licence to kill, James Bond battles diabolical arms merchants bent on world domination
The medallion by Jiashang Chen( Visual )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and Chinese and held by 791 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eddie is a Hong Kong cop who, after a near-fatal accident involving a mysterious medallion, is suddenly transformed into a Highbinder -- an immortal warrior with superhuman powers. Eddie enlists the help of British Interpol agent Nicole to determine the secret of the medallion and face down the evil Snakehead who wants to use its magical powers for his own nefarious plans
Catherine the Great ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 768 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Trapped in a loveless political marriage to the dissolute nephew of the ailing Russian Empress Elizabeth, young German princess Sophia Fredericka bides her time, chooses her lovers carefully...and plots her path to the throne
In the name of the king a Dungeon Siege tale ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and Turkish and held by 721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a bloodthirsty legion of half-man/half-beast Krugs rampages through his village, one man picks up a sword and undertakes a quest of vengeance and honor. Haunted by the memory of his son's death and the kidnapping of his wife by the Krugs, Farmer ignites a duty-call for others to join his crusade to stop the campaign of terror waged by an evil sorcerer whose ruthless quest for the crown could spell doom for the entire Kingdom
The lord of the rings by J. R. R Tolkien( Visual )
18 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It is now time for Fordo to overcome the wickedness of Gollum, the horrifying attack of the colossal arachnid Shelob and the soul-twisting allure of a ring that resists destruction. For Aragorn to take up the sword of his forebears and the crown of his birthright. Frodo and Sam are approaching Mount Doom to destroy the One Ring and a massive battle is about to ensue that will determine the fate of Middle-Earth
SpongeBob SquarePants ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Laugh yourself silly with SpongeBob, Patrick and the whole Bikini Bottom gang
A Flintstones' Christmas carol ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
There is just one more shopping day left before Christmas. Fred is so wrapped up in his acting debut as Scrooge in the Bedrock production of A Christmas carol that he has completely forgotten to buy any gifts. And worse, he's left baby Pebbles stranded at Cave Care Center. Luckily, Wilma and a few familiar ghosts perform a true Christmas miracle by helping Fred remember the true meaning of the season
The merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare( Visual )
9 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in English and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dramatization of William Shakespeare's play entitled The merchant of Venice
 
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Davies, John Rhys.
Davies John Rhys- 1944-....
Rhys Davies, John 1944-
Rhys-Davies, Jonathan
Rhys-Davies, Jonathan 1944-
Rhys-Davis, John 1944-
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English (301)
Chinese (2)
Turkish (1)
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