WorldCat Identities

Eccleston, Christopher

Works: 372 works in 979 publications in 8 languages and 21,495 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery television programs  Fiction  History  Television programs  Science fiction  Church history  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Film editor, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Christopher Eccleston
Elizabeth by Shekhar Kapur( Visual )
86 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 3,151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Queen Elizabeth I must learn to weigh her counsel carefully and ignore her private yearnings if she is to keep her crown--and her head. A thriller of intrigue in the court of one of history's greatest monarchs
The others by Alejandro Amenábar( Visual )
31 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,849 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A devoutly religious mother of two ailing children has moved with her family to a mansion on the English coast. Her two children both suffer from a rare photosensitivity disease that renders them extremely vulnerable to sunlight, prompting the rule of having only one door open in the house at a time. When one of the children claims to see ghosts, Grace at first believes her newly arrived family of eccentric servants to be responsible, but chilling events and visions soon lead her to believe that something supernatural is indeed going on
28 days later by Danny Boyle( Visual )
38 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and German and held by 1,759 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An infirmary patient wakes up from a coma to an empty room ... in a vacant hospital ... in a deserted city. A powerful virus, which locks victims into a permanent state of murderous rage, has transformed the world around him into a seemingly desolate wasteland. Now a handful of survivors must fight to stay alive, unaware that the worst is yet to come
Thor ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Worlds collide when a powerful ancient enemy threatens to plunge the cosmos into eternal darkness. Thor fights to restore order across the cosmos, but an ancient race led by the vengeful Malekith returns to plunge the universe back into darkness. Faced with an enemy that even Odin and Asgard cannot withstand, Thor must embark on his most perilous and personal journey yet. Now, reunited with Jane Foster, and forced to forge an alliance with his treacherous brother Loki, Thor embarks on a perilous personal quest to save both Earth and Asgard from destruction
G.I. Joe., the rise of Cobra by Stephen Sommers( Visual )
10 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and Turkish and held by 1,411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Weapons expert James McCullen has created a nanotechnology-based weapon capable of destroying an entire city. His company MARS sells four warheads to NATO, and the U.S. Army is tasked with delivering the warheads. Duke and Ripcord are delivering the warheads when they are ambushed by the Baroness. The two are rescued by Scarlett, Snake Eyes and Heavy Duty. They take the warheads to the G.I. Joe's command center, rendezvousing with General Hawk. McCullen is revealed to be using the same nanotechnology to build an army of soldiers with the aid of the Doctor
Amelia by Mira Nair( Visual )
9 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kansas-born girl, Amelia Earhart discovers the thrill of aviation at age 23. Within 12 years she goes on to win the Distinguished Flying Cross for being the first woman to pilot a plane solo across the Atlantic Ocean. Amelia and her husband/business partner George Putnam have an enduring marriage that could not be broken by her determination to fly, nor her passionate affair with Gene Vidal. At age 39, she sets out on an attempt to circumnavigate the globe, an adventure that catapults her into aviation myth
The seeker the dark is rising ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 1,173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
During Christmas break from school, a seemingly typical teenager discovers that he is anything but ordinary. As the seventh son of a seventh son, Will Stanton is The Seeker - a chosen warrior destined to restore the delicate earthly balance between Light and Dark. Guided by ancient protectors of the Light, young Will must travel through time to gather the hidden signs that hold the ultimate power to protect the world
Doctor Who ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 814 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the new Doctor Who series, London shop assistant Rose Tyler embarks on adventures through time and space with a mysterious alien known as "The Doctor," encountering strange lifeforms and protecting the Earth from alien invaders
Shallow grave by Danny Boyle( Visual )
48 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 794 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When three friends find their new roommate dead and a suitcase full of money under his bed, they have no trouble deciding how to dispose of the cash, but the body is a different story. Their troubles are compounded when they meet the men who come to retrieve the money
Gone in sixty seconds by Dominic Sena( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A retired master car thief must come back to the industry and steal 50 cars with his crew in one night to save his brother's life
Othello by Andrew Davies( Visual )
15 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and German and held by 551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A version of Shakespeare's drama about Othello, and the jealousy of his mentor Jago, set in modern day London
Existenz by David Cronenberg( Visual )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A designer of a virtual reality game is hunted by an assassin intent on killing her and destroying her creation
Jude by Michael Winterbottom( Visual )
52 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A working class stonemason has scholarly ambitions that are sidetracked by an unhappy marriage and an obsession with his cousin. He leaves his wife to live with his cousin with tragic consequences
A Price above rubies by Boaz Yakin( Visual )
9 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Renee Zellweger is Sonia, a young woman who must decide between her desire for independence and the security of the perfect life she knows
Doctor Who ( Visual )
26 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Doctor and his companion Rose travel around the universe and through time to battle Daleks and other evil aliens
Lennon naked ( Visual )
7 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One of the most enduring and enigmatic figures of the 20th century, John Lennon. One quarter of the 'Fab Four, ' peace activist, visual artist, and author, he was a man whose personal life was never short on drama, intrigue, and, eventually, conspiracy. Thirty years after his death, this film presents an inside look at the hugely popular musician as he moved from a Beatle to an icon
The Borrowers by Peter Hewitt( Visual )
3 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Arrietty Clock is a head-strong teenage Borrower whose parents, Pod and Homily, are terrified of the 'Human Beans' who live above them. Desperate for freedom and adventure, Arrietty sneaks out one night and befriends a lonely boy who lives upstairs. But Arrietty's adventure inadvertently reveals her family's existence to the scheming scientist Professor Mildeye, forcing them to go on the run into the big bad world
Cracker ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fitz is an addicted gambler, a heavy drinker, and a brilliant, if deeply flawed criminal psychologist. Follow Fitz as he investigates an accused commuter train killer with amnesia, a couple who share love and murder, and the killing of a young boy that shakes a community to its core
Let him have it ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in the gritty, post-war world of 1950's London, American movie gangsters are the reigning heroes of aimless young toughs that roam the streets. A robbery turns to murder and a simple-minded teenager finds himself facing a death sentence for a crime he did not commit
Gone in sixty seconds ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Legendary car booster Memphis Raines thought he'd left the fast lane behind until he's forced out of retirement in a do or die effort to save his kid brother
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Alternative Names
Eccleston, Christopher 1964-
English (334)
German (21)
Spanish (8)
French (4)
Turkish (2)
Italian (2)
Multiple languages (2)
Elamite (1)