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Holm, Ian 1931-

Overview
Works: 919 works in 2,864 publications in 8 languages and 76,302 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  Action and adventure films  Historical films  History  Biographical films  Comedy films  Science fiction films  Animated films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, Commentator, Other, Interviewee, Recipient, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ian Holm
The lord of the rings by Peter Jackson( Visual )

97 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and French and held by 5,593 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
Hamlet by William Shakespeare( Visual )

24 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 3,218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hamlet, a prince of medieval-era Denmark, senses treachery behind his royal father's death. His mother is all too dangerously entangled in that treachery. This film portrays Shakespeare's immortal tale of high adventure and evil deeds
Ratatouille by Brad Bird( Visual )

38 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 3,061 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rat from the French countryside dreams of becoming a renowned chef
Henry V by William Shakespeare( Visual )

62 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 3,011 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Prince Hal" has ascended to the throne of England. He proceeds to assert his hereditary claim to the throne of France, gathers an army and embarks on a course that will lead to one of England's greatest battlefield triumphs--the bloody Battle of Agincourt--and forever change the face of Europe. King Henry V unites his people, deals justly with traitors, leads his soldiers to victory, and in the end ensures the peace by marrying the French princess Katherine
Brazil by Terry Gilliam( Visual )

50 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this surrealistic nightmare vision of a "perfect" future where technology reigns supreme, a daydreaming bureaucrat who is involved with an underground superhero and a beautiful mysterious woman becomes the tragic victim of his own romantic illusions. This is the original 142 minute director's cut edition of the film assembled from both the European and American versions
Chariots of Fire by Hugh Hudson( Visual )

26 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in English and held by 2,093 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story, told in flashback, of two young British sprinters competing for fame in the 1924 Olympics. Eric, a devout Scottish missionary runs because he knows it must please God. Harold, the son of a newly rich Jew runs to prove his place in Cambridge society. In a warmup 100 meter race, Eric defeats Harold, who hires a pro trainer to prepare him. Eric, whose qualifying heat is scheduled for a Sunday, refuses to run despite pressure from the Olympic committee
The Lord of the rings( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 2,044 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. 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
The aviator by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

11 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and Italian and held by 2,030 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An epic biopic depicting the early years of legendary director and aviator Howard Hughes' career, from the late 1920s to the mid 1940s
The hobbit : an unexpected journey by J. R. R Tolkien( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1,707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first chapter in Peter Jackson's new epic trilogy set in Middle Earth 60 years before J.R.R. Tolkien's Lord of the Rings saga. Follow Bilbo Baggins as he's swept into a quest to reclaim the Dwarf Kingdom of Erebor, long ago conquered by the dragon Smaug. Approached by the wizard Gandalf, Bilbo joins a company of thirteen dwarves led by the legendary warrior Thorin Oakenshield. Along the way they face many dangers; Bilbo meets Gollum and takes possession of the 'One Ring.'
Lord of war by Andrew Niccol( Visual )

21 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and Italian and held by 1,682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the rise and fall of Yuri Orlov, from his early days in the early 1980s in Little Odessa to selling guns to mobsters in his local neighbourhood, and through to his ascension through the decade of excess and indulgence into the early 90s. He forms a business partnership with an African warlord and his psychotic son. His relationship with his younger brother is somewhat volatile, he is married to a famous model, and he is relentlessly pursued by a determined federal agent and his inner demons sway between his drive for success and the immorality of what he does
Garden State by Zach Braff( Visual )

28 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Andrew Largeman returns from self-imposed exile in Los Angeles to his hometown in New Jersey for his mother's funeral. Andrew has spent years cut off from his darker feelings with the aid of pharmaceuticals prescribed by his father, Gideon, a coldly formal psychiatrist. Afterward, he takes to tooling around on his antique motorcycle, finding old friends and making new ones. When he meets and begins to fall for Sam, he finds himself slowly awaking not only to the pain of life but also to the life-affirming power of love
The fifth element by Luc Besson( Visual )

87 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New York cab driver Korben Dallas didn't mean to become a hero, he just picked up the kind of fare that only comes along every five thousand years: a perfect weapon. Now, together they must save the world. Bruce Willis, Gary Oldman and Milla Jovovich star in acclaimed director Luc Besson's outrageous sci-fi adventure The fifith element - an extravagantly styled tale of good versus evil in an unbelievable twenty-third century world
Mary Shelley's Frankenstein by Kenneth Branagh( Visual )

21 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A scientist strives to make the perfect man in a laboratory but instead creates a bitter monster who seeks revenge on his creator and his family
The Madness of King George by Nicholas Hytner( Visual )

49 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the life of King George III, this is the story of royal intrigue, sexual indiscretions, backstairs plotting and a battle for power between Parliament and the throne, all occurring while the king is being treated for an unknown mental illness
From hell by Allen Hughes( Visual )

50 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 1,372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1888 London's Whitechapel slums, poor women like Mary Kelly and her friends walk the streets for a living. When the streetwalkers begin to be murdered one by one, it attracts the attention of Inspector Abberline, who takes a personal interest in the case, and Mary Kelly. Now he must use his psychic abilities to stop the most notorious serial killer in history--Jack the Ripper--before Mary is killed
The hobbit : the battle of the five armies by Peter Jackson( Visual )

18 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The epic conclusion to the adventures of Bilbo Baggins. The dragon Smaug rains his fiery wrath down upon the defenseless men, women, and children of Lake-town. Obsessed above all else with his reclaimed treasure, Thorin sacrifices friendship and honor to hoard it as Bilbo attempts to make him see reason
The sweet hereafter by Atom Egoyan( Visual )

66 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following a tragic schoolbus accident, high-profile lawyer Mitchell Stephens descends upon a small town. With promises of retribution and a class-action lawsuit filed on behalf of the grieving community, Stephens begins his investigation into the details of the crash. But beneath the town's calm, he uncovers a tangled web of lies, deceit and forbidden desires that mirrors his own troubled personal life. Gradually, we learn that Stephens has his own agenda, and that everyone has secrets to keep
Big night by Stanley Tucci( Visual )

21 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of two brothers whose Italian restaurant is on the brink of bankruptcy. Their only chance for success is to risk everything they own on an extravagant feast for bandleader Louis Prima. But their big night is complicated by a lovers' triangle, a sneaky restaurant rival, and the hilarious perfection of chef Primo
King Lear by William Shakespeare( Visual )

14 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Lear, King of Britain, has three daughters: Goneril, Regan and Cordelia. Intending to divide his kingdom among his daughters according to their affection for him, he asks them to say which loves him most. Goneril and Regan profess their extreme affection, and each receives one-third of the kingdom. Cordelia, disgusted with their hollow flattery, says she loves him according to her duty, no more or less. Infuriated with this reply, Lear divides her portion between Goneril and Regan. Eventually, the two daughters reveal their true heartlessness and a tragic chain of events are set into motion"--Container
Acting my life by Ian Holm( Book )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ian Holm, a widely admired actor, tells his life story, from growing up next to the mental asylum run by his father, to his stage career, including a recounting of his on-stage breakdown, to the women in his life, the nervous condition that still haunts him, his battle with cancer, and more
 
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The Lord of the rings
Alternative Names
Cuthbert, Ian Holm.

Cuthbert, Ian Holm 1931-

Holm, Ian.

Ian Holm acteur britannique

Ian Holm actor británico

Ian Holm aktor brytyjski

Ian Holm attore britannico

Ian Holm britischer Schauspieler

Ian Holm British actor

Ian Holm britisk skuespiller

Ian Holm Brits acteur

IAN HOLM CUTHBERT

Ijan Holm

Ioannes Holm

Ίαν Χολμ

Иън Холм

Иэн Холм британский актёр

Ијан Холм

Холм, Иэн

Ієн Голм Британський актор

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איאן הולם

إيان هولم

إيان هولم ممثل بريطاني

ایان هلم بازیگر بریتانیایی

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伊恩·霍姆

伊恩·霍尔姆

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HamletHenry VBrazilThe Lord of the ringsThe aviatorMary Shelley's FrankensteinThe sweet hereafterBig night