Lee, Christopher 1922-
Most widely held works about Christopher Lee
Most widely held works by Christopher Lee
The lord of the rings. The fellowship of the ring ( Visual )
14 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and Portuguese and held by 3,158 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. On his eleventy-first birthday, Bilbo disappeared, bequeathing to his young cousin, Frodo, the Ruling Ring, and a perilous quest: to journey across Middle-Earth, deep into the shadow of the Dark Lord and destroy the Ring by casting it into the Cracks of Doom.
Alice in Wonderland ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1,945 libraries worldwide
Alice Kingsleigh is a young woman at a crossroads. Not knowing what she wants from life, she is being pushed, pulled, strong-armed, and confused into doing what everyone expects of her. A marriage proposal in front of friends and family pushes Alice over the edge and down the rabbit hole into a place she hasn't visited since her father died 10 years before. Only problem is, she's now a very different person, has no memories of Underland, and is somehow still expected to be someone she's not. How can she argue with something that's mapped out in full visual splendor in the prophetic Oraculum? With the help of The Mad Hatter, The White Queen, Tweedledum and Tweedledee, Absolom, The Cheshire Cat, and the Bandersnatch, can Alice unlock the mystery of her past and light a path to her future?
Star wars. Episode III, Revenge of the Sith ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,944 libraries worldwide
Torn between loyalty to his mentor, Obi-Wan Kenobi, and the seductive powers of the Sith, Anakin Skywalker ultimately turns his back on the Jedi. This begins his complete journey to the dark side and his transformation into Darth Vader.
Star wars. Episode II, Attack of the clones ( Visual )
8 editions published in 2002 in English and Spanish and held by 1,914 libraries worldwide
Ten years after the events of Phantom menace, Senator Padme Amidala survives an assassination attempt. The Jedi Council send Obi-Wan Kenobi and Anakin Skywalker to protect her. After tracking the assassin, Obi-Wan is sent to Kamino to continue investigating while Anakin is sent with Amidala to Naboo, where they begin to fall in love. Obi-Wan's investigation leads to a connection between the assassination attempt and a separatist movement, which could bring the Republic to the brink of civil war.
The golden compass ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1,368 libraries worldwide
In a wondrous parallel world where witches soar the skies and Ice Bears rule the frozen North, one special girl is destined to hold the fate of the universe in her hands. When Lyra Belacqua becomes the keeper of the Golden Compass, she discovers that her world and all those beyond are threatened by the secret plans of Ms. Coulter. With the help of Lord Asriel and a group of unlikely allies ready to stand at her side, Lyra embarks on an extraordinary quest that celebrates friendship and courage against all odds.
Tim Burton's Corpse Bride ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 1,182 libraries worldwide
Victor has messed up his vows during a wedding rehearsal, and is traveling through the woods, reciting his vows. He stops to rest in the woods, and while practicing. He finally gets them right and ceremoniously puts the wedding ring on a finger-shaped stick in the ground and says his wedding vows. The stick turns out to be a rotted finger belonging to a murdered girl who has returned as a zombie and insists that she is now Victor's lawfully wedded wife.
Star wars. The clone wars ( Visual )
7 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,180 libraries worldwide
The heroic Jedi Knights struggle to maintain order and restore peace as the Clone Wars continue to sweep through the galaxy. More and more systems are falling prey to the forces of the dark side as the Galactic Republic slips further and further under the sway of the Separatists and their never-ending droid army. Anakin Skywalker and his Padawan learner Ahsoka Tano find themselves on a mission with far-reaching consequences, one that brings them face-to-face with crime lord Jabba the Hutt. But Count Dooku and his sinister agents, including the nefarious Asajj Ventress, will stop at nothing to ensure that Anakin and Ahsoka fail at their quest. Meanwhile, on the front lines of the Clone Wars, Obi-Wan Kenobi and Master Yoda lead the massive clone army in a valiant effort to resist the forces of the dark side.
The lord of the rings. The two towers ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 1,149 libraries worldwide
Join Frodo, Gandalf, Aragorn, and the brave members of the Fellowship as they continue their quest to destroy the Ring of Power. As darkness descends on Middle-earth, a strange creature named Gollum leads the heroes to the Black Gates of Mordor. The rest of Middle Earth prepares for a battle that will decide the fate of all.
The last unicorn ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in English and held by 967 libraries worldwide
A lonely unicorn, believing herself to be the last, searches for any others of her kind, while avoiding the malevolent Red Bull, the agent believed to have destroyed the rest of her herd. She finally finds help from a magician named Schmendrick and a knight named Prince Lir.
The man with the golden gun ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 747 libraries worldwide
Pitted against the sophisticated and deadly villain Scaramanga and his arch rival Hi Fat, Bond is assigned to recover a small piece of equipment which can be utilized to harness the sun's energy.
Return from Witch Mountain ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in English and held by 704 libraries worldwide
Tia and Tony are teenage sister and brother who possess extraordinary powers. They leave their safe refuge on Witch Mountain for a trip to Los Angeles. There, Tony is kidnapped by the evil Dr. Gannon and his spinster partner Letha. Tony is brainwashed into helping Gannon and Letha commit various crimes. It's up to Tia and a gang of juvenile delinquents to rescue Tony and prevent a major disaster.
Season of the witch ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 640 libraries worldwide
14th century Crusaders return to a homeland devastated by the Black Plague. A beleaguered church, deeming sorcery the culprit of the plague, commands two knights to transport an accused witch to a remote abbey, where monks will perform a ritual in hopes of ending the pestilence.
Shaka Zulu ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in English and held by 598 libraries worldwide
Shaka Zulu is the powerful true story of tribal Africa during the turbulent 19th century. This critically acclaimed mini-series follows the life of Shaka, a powerful and mighty Zulu leader, as he grows up to fulfill an ancient tribal prophecy, uniting his people into a bold new nation. Shaka is driven by his extraordinary intelligence, courage, astounding physical ability an immortal stance, leading his proud warriors in their quest to be one people, one power, one empire!
Moses ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 595 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of reluctant leader Moses leading the Jews out of bondage in Egypt.
Terry Pratchett's The color of magic ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 533 libraries worldwide
Discworld is a magical realm quite unlike, yet hauntingly familiar to, Earth, and it finally has it's first tourist. Rincewind is an inept ex-student wizard who is given the task of guiding Twoflower through the city-state of Ankh Morpork. But unfortunately Rincewind has two problems. First, he is an expert coward and he doesn't feel that he is the best person to guard a naive, and extremely rich, tourist through one of the roughest cities in the multiverse. Secondly, the world is coming to an end. What they come to learn is that they have become part of an elaborate board game being played by the gods.
The Far pavilions ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in English and held by 505 libraries worldwide
A haunting tale of the love of an English officer for an Indian princess, set against the splendor of Imperial India in the 19th century.
The odyssey ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 500 libraries worldwide
Aided by the goddess Athena, warrior-king Odysseus braves the terrors and temptations of a fantastic array of creatures as his return from the Trojan War becomes a decade-long quest to reach his homeland and his faithful wife, Penelope.
The adventures of Greyfriars Bobby ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 498 libraries worldwide
A big story with a small hero. Bobby, a small, friendly terrier, befriends Ewan, a young boy. The adventures they share change their lives and the city they live in forever.
Gremlins 2 the new batch ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1990 and 2002 in English and held by 472 libraries worldwide
A Gremlin is captured by a mad scientist, who not only helps it multiply, but give it the ability to talk.
Lord of misrule : the autobiography of Christopher Lee by Christopher Lee ( Book )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 450 libraries worldwide
Action and adventure films Alice (Fictitious character : Carroll) Alliances Animated films Armies Baggins, Frodo (Fictitious character) Biography Bond, James (Fictitious character) Brides California--Los Angeles Comedy films Compass Criminal behavior Drama English literature Fantasy films Fantasy films Feature films Feature films Fiction films Film adaptations Films Films for the hearing impaired Good and evil Great Britain History Horror films Horror films Human experimentation in psychology Imaginary places Juvenile works Kenobi, Obi-Wan (Fictitious character) Knights and knighthood Lee, Christopher,--1922- Magicians Marriage service Middle Earth (Imaginary place) Motion picture actors and actresses Murder victims Science fiction films Star Wars films Star Wars films Television mini-series Television programs Unicorns United States Vader, Darth (Fictitious character) Video recordings for the hearing impaired Video recordings--for the hearing impaired Witches
Lee, Christopher Frank Carandini, 1922-....
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