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Astin, Sean

Overview
Works: 336 works in 841 publications in 6 languages and 42,370 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Sports films  Film and video adaptations  Biography  Fiction  Animated films  History  Reality television programs 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Sean Astin
 
Most widely held works by Sean Astin
The Lord of the rings by J. R. R Tolkien ( Visual )
55 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 5,112 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 )
43 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 4,860 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
Lord of the rings by Orlando Bloom ( Visual )
30 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,881 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Frodo makes his way through the darkness to Mount Doom to destroy the One Ring. Aragon learns of his destiny as the true King and the others prepare for a massive battle that will determine the fate of Middle-Earth
The goonies by Richard Donner ( Visual )
41 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two kids find a treasure map just as they're about to lose their house. They and their friends go on a search for the treasure, but not without trouble from a few ne'er-do-wells
Rudy by Angelo Pizzo ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 2,330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Although people have told Rudy all his life he's not good enough, smart enough or big enough, nothing can stop his impossible dream of playing football for Notre Dame
50 first dates by Jack Giarraputo ( Visual )
20 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young man meets his soulmate who suffers from a memory disorder which wipes her memory clean each evening
Click by Frank Coraci ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and Chinese and held by 1,498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A workaholic architect finds a universal remote that allows him to fast-forward and rewind to different parts of his life. Complications arise when the remote starts to make its own choices
The lord of the rings by Peter Jackson ( Visual )
30 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 1,397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Elderly hobbit Bilbo Baggins relinquishes possession of a golden ring possessing magical powers to Frodo, his youthful heir. Charged with casting the ring into the fires from which it was forged, the young hobbit begins an arduous trek across Middle-earth, accompanied by a stalwart band including his best friend Sam, the mercurial wizard Gandalf, the warrior Aragorn, and the blustery Gimli, among others. Opposed by the treacherous sorcerer Saruman and the demonic emissaries of Sauron, the Dark Lord, this ever-embattled Fellowship makes its way slowly toward the dark land of Mordor
The lord of the rings, the return of the king by J. R. R Tolkien ( Visual )
28 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 1,265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Fellowship divides to conquer, as Frodo and Sam, with the help and hindrance of Gollum, continue on their way to Mount Doom. Gandalf and Pippin ride to Minas Tirith to help defend Gondor, while Merry remains with Eowyn and the other Rohan fighters. Aragorn, Legolas, and Gimli seek aid from those that live in the Cursed Mountains. All these battles have one ultimate goal in mind: to distract the Eye of Sauron and buy Frodo as much time as possible in order to destroy the One Ring
The lord of the rings by Peter Jackson ( Visual )
13 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 922 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
Memphis Belle by Michael Caton-Jones ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1880 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 764 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This film re-creates the actual events of the team of men who flew dangerous missions over Nazi-occupied Europe during World War II. They flew one of America's giant B-17 flying fortresses known as 'Memphis Belle'
The final season ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 753 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the small town of Norway, Iowa, the Norway 'Tigers' High School baseball team is led by legendary Coach Jim Van Scoyoc who has won 19 State Championships. But the small town heroes are dealt a series of unexpected blows that threaten to rob them of their 20th championship win. Talk of a school merger gets serious and Coach Scoyoc is fired. He is replaced by his 24-year-old assistant coach, Kent Stock. Failure seems inevitable. Based on the true story of Kent Stock
Balto by Simon Wells ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When an airplane pilot claims he can deliver mail and supplies faster than the sled-dog team, Balto and his pals rise to the challenge. What begins as a competition ends up as a search for the airplane pilot
Meerkat manor ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Meet the Whiskers, a remarkable family of meerkats living on the edge of Africa's Kalahari Desert. They share all the love, squabbling, self-sacrifice, and rivalry found in any family home
Terry Pratchett's The color of magic by Vadim Jean ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and German and held by 596 WorldCat member 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
Teenage mutant ninja turtles ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Emerging from their hidden lair in the sewers for the very first time, the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles are ready to explore the hostile streets of NYC. Join these four super dudes: Leonardo, and Donatello, and Raphael, and Michelangelo, as they face enemies more dangerous, and taste pizza more delicious, than anything they could have imagined
The Witches of Oz ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dorothy Gale is a simple girl in rural Kansas who writes children's books based on the land of Oz created by her grandfather. Her mundane life is turned upside down when she receives an offer from a big New York agency to represent her books. In New York, Dorothy soon realizes her books, and her grandfather's stories, are based in reality. The magical world of Oz and all of its inhabitants are very real and they are coming to New York City!
Encino man ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in English and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When they find a frozen caveman in their backyard, two high school outcasts thaw him out and introduce him to modern day life while he in turn, gets them to actually enjoy life
Smile by Feature Films for Families ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lin resides in a world of quiet hardship in rural China, longing to live without fear or shame. Katie lives in a world of pampered ease in Malibu and strives for something new and challenging in her life. When these two worlds come together, through a charity called Doctor's Gift (based on Operation Smile), their lives are forever changed. Smile is an uplifting story powerfully told and beautifully acted that will inspire your soul and warm your heart
Meerkat manor ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the second season, the meerkat clan know as the Whiskers will face dramatic new challenges in their struggle for dominance and survival amid the dangers of the Kalahari Desert. With cutting-edge technology capturing every meerkat moment above and below ground, witness the Whiskers tangling with old enemies-- and confronting a dangerous new rival meerkat gang. Then, when a fresh generation of mischief-making pups arrives on the scene, it adds a whole new dimension to the family's intricate social mix
 
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Alternative Names
Astin, Sean 1971-
Astin, Sean Patrick.
Astin, Sean Patrick 1971-
Languages
English (332)
French (9)
Spanish (4)
German (2)
Chinese (1)
Italian (1)
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