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Plummer, Christopher

Works: 1,024 works in 3,044 publications in 8 languages and 98,212 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Juvenile works  Biography  Action and adventure films  Historical films  Church history  Comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Interviewee, Author, Singer, Commentator, Recipient, Artist, Creator, Other, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Christopher Plummer
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Most widely held works by Christopher Plummer
The sound of music by Richard Rodgers( Visual )

168 editions published between 1965 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 6,061 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Nazism takes over Austria, a governess and a widowed father fall in love and escape the country with his large family of musically-talented children
A beautiful mind by Ron Howard( Visual )

47 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 4,943 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatic biography of John Nash, a mathematical genius, who made an astonishing discovery early in his career and stood on the brink of international acclaim. But the handsome and arrogant Nash soon found himself on a painful and harrowing journey of self-discovery. After many years of struggle, he eventually triumphed over his schizophrenia, and finally, late in life, received the Nobel Prize
Up by Pete Docter( Visual )

42 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 3,351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Carl Fredericksen, a retired balloon salesman, is part rascal and part dreamer who is ready for his last chance at high-flying excitement. Tying thousands of balloons to his house, Carl sets off to the lost world of his childhood dreams. Unbeknownst to Carl, Russell, an overeager eight-year-old Wilderness Explorer who has never ventured beyond his backyard, is in the wrong place at the wrong time. The world's most unlikely duo reach new heights and meet fantastic friends. Stuck together in the wilds of the jungle, Carl realizes that sometimes life's biggest adventures aren't the ones you set out looking for"--Container
Syriana by Stephen Gaghan( Visual )

15 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 2,554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a career CIA operative, Bob Barnes begins to uncover the disturbing truth about the work he has devoted his life to. An up-and-coming oil broker, Bryan Woodman faces an unimaginable family tragedy and finds redemption in his partnership with idealistic Gulf Prince Nasir al-Subaai. Corporate lawyer, Bennett Holiday faces a moral dilemma as he finesses the questionable merger of two powerful U.S. oil companies Across the globe, a disenfranchised Wasim Khan, a Pakistani teenager, falls prey to the recruiting efforts of a charismatic cleric. Each plays their small part in the vast and complex system that powers the industry, unaware of the explosive impact their lives will have upon the world
The girl with the dragon tattoo by Niels Arden Oplev( Visual )

32 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 2,282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hoping to distance himself from the fallout of a libel conviction, journalist Mikael Blomkvist retreats to a remote island in Sweden's far north where the unsolved murder of a young girl still haunts her industrialist uncle forty years later. Ensconced in a cottage on the island where the killer may still roam, Blomkvist's investigation draws him into the secrets and lies of the rich and powerful, and throws him together with one unlikely ally: tattooed, punk hacker, Lisbeth Salander
The lake house by Alejandro Agresti( Visual )

7 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 2,152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lonely doctor who once occupied an unusual lakeside home begins exchanging love letters with a frustrated architect who resides in the same house two years in the past. They must try to unravel the mystery behind their extraordinary romance before it's too late
The new world by Terrence Malick( Visual )

31 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 2,148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the beginning of the 17th century, three ships arrive in "The New World," to found the settlement of Jamestown, in what will become the colony of Virginia. The English see a pristine Eden, and the inhabitants of the great native civilization see invaders. Captain John Smith--sent on a reconnaissance mission to scope out "the Naturals'" fortifications--is quickly captured and sentenced to death by the chief. At the last moment the chief's favorite daughter, Pocahontas, throws herself upon Smith and begs her father to spare his life. The passionate and noble young native woman and the ambitious soldier of fortune find themselves torn between the undeniable requirements of civic duty and the inescapable demands of the heart. Love, loss, and discovery animate the story, an elegiac celebration of the America that was ... and the America that was yet to come
An American tail by Don Bluth( Visual )

20 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,045 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Russian mouse lands in New York in the 1880s, only to be separated from his family. He must now learn to live on the streets and evade the mean cats
Inside man by Clive Owen( Visual )

19 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,015 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

NYPD Detective Keith Frazier struggles to outsmart Dalton, a high-stakes bank robber who, along with a well-trained crew of accomplices, has seized control of a Wall Street bank. The robbers turn what initially looks like a hostage crisis into a personal crusade to expose some mysterious evil secrets. As the dangerous cat-and-mouse game unfolds, Madaline, a power broker with her own agenda, emerges and injects even more instability into an already volatile situation
The insider by Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)( Visual )

27 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,875 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When former executive Jeffrey Wigand is fired by his employer, one of the largest tobacco companies in America, Wigand agrees to become a paid consultant for a story by veteran 60 minutes producer Lowell Bergman, regarding alleged unethical practices within the tobacco industry. But what begins as a temporary alliance leads to a lengthy battle for both men to save their reputations and more
Somewhere in time by Richard Matheson( Visual )

23 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in English and held by 1,848 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young writer sacrifices his life in the present to find happiness in the past, where true love awaits him
The last station by Jay Parini( Visual )

20 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 1,756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In honor of his newly created religion, Russian novelist Leo Tolstoy renounces his title, property, and family in favor of poverty and celibacy. For the Countess Sofya, his wife of nearly fifty years, this is the last straw! After she discovers his plans to leave the rights to his iconic novels to the Russian people rather than his own family, she decides to use every trick of seduction in her considerable arsenal, to fight for what she believes is rightfully hers
The sound of music original Broadway cast recording by Richard Rodgers( Recording )

82 editions published between 1965 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story based upon the exploits of Maria Trapp and the Trapp Family Singers
Beginners by Mike Mills( Visual )

42 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man is rocked by two announcements from his elderly father: that he has terminal cancer, and that he has a young male lover
The man who would be king by Rudyard Kipling( Visual )

44 editions published between 1975 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 1,557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two 19th century British adventures travel to Kafiristan, a remote part of Afghanistan, in hopes of amassing immense personal wealth
The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus by Terry Gilliam( Visual )

14 editions published in 2010 in English and German and held by 1,544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The immortal Dr. Parnassus and his daughter Valentina travel the countryside with his imaginarium show, a mirror that audience members enter and are given two different paths to follow. If they choose correctly they will find joy and happiness, but choose wrongly and things will be quite the opposite. The doctor must also discover the right course to follow. After making a deal with Mr. Nick years ago, he must choose the correct path if he is to save his beloved daughter from Satan
Star Trek VI the undiscovered country by Nicholas Meyer( Visual )

10 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and held by 1,496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Chernobyl-like disaster on a Klingon moon has the Klingon leader attempting to make peace with the Federation. Sent to escort the leader to the peace talks is Captain Kirk and the Enterprise crew. The crew becomes stunned when unknown conspirators murder the Klingon and the blame is fixed on them. Captain Kirk and Dr. McCoy are accused of the crime. As they stand trial for murder, Mr. Spock and Vulcanian trainee Lt. Valeris try to locate the real culprits. It turns out that Kirk and McCoy are victims of a conspiracy to encourage further hostilities between the Federation and the Klingons
9 by Shane Acker( Visual )

16 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When rag doll 9 first comes to life, he finds himself in a post-apocalyptic world where all humans are gone. It is only by chance that he discovers a small community of others like him taking refuge from fearsome machines that roam the earth intent on their extinction. Despite being the newest member of the group, 9 convinces the others that hiding will do them no good. They must take the offensive if they are to survive and they will need to discover why the machines want to destroy them in the first place. The very future of civilization may depend on them
Rodgers and Hammerstein's the sound of music by Richard Rodgers( Visual )

32 editions published between 1965 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Julie Andrews lights up the screen as Maria, the spirited young woman who leaves the convent to become a governess to the seven young children of Captain von Trapp, an autocratic widower whose strict household rules leave no room for music or merriment
Gone with the wind by Victor Fleming( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1,346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Feature film: Focuses on the life and loves of the beautiful and selfish Scarlett O'Hara. The story begins on the O'Haras' Georgia plantation of Tara in antebellum days and moves through the Civil War and Reconstruction. This sweeping Civil War-era drama romance won an impressive 10 Academy Awards, and its immortal characters Scarlett, Rhett, Ashley, Melanie, Mammy and Prissy populate an epic story of enduring appeal across generations
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Christopher Plummer aktor kanadyjski

Christopher Plummer attore canadese

Christopher Plummer Canadees filmacteur

Christopher Plummer Canadian Academy Award-winning actor

Christopher Plummer kanadischer Schauspieler

Christophorus Plummer

Kristofer Plamer

Kristofer Plammer

Kristofers Plamers Kanādas teātra, kino un televīzijas aktieris

Plammers, Kristofers 1929-

Plummer, Arthur Christopher Orme

Plummer, Arthur Christopher Orme 1929-

Plummer, Christopher 1929-

Κρίστοφερ Πλάμερ

Кристофер Пламер

Кристофер Пламмер

Кристофър Плъмър

Крістофер Пламмер

Пламмер, Кристофер канадский актёр театра, кино и телевидения

Քրիստոֆեր Պլամմեր

כריסטופר פלאמר

كريستوفر بلامر

کریستوفر پلامر صداپیشه و بازیگر کانادایی

คริสโตเฟอร์ พลัมเมอร์

კრისტოფერ პლამერი

크리스토퍼 플러머





A beautiful mindUpSyrianaThe lake houseThe new worldInside manThe insiderThe man who would be kingGone with the wind