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Harris, Ed 1950-

Overview
Works: 403 works in 2,122 publications in 11 languages and 79,136 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Biographical films  Historical films  Comedy films  Children's films  Juvenile works  Animated films 
Roles: Actor, Director, Producer, Narrator, Performer, Author, Interviewee, Other, Artist, Film editor, Scenarist, Contributor, fmd, 909
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ed Harris
A beautiful mind by Ron Howard( Visual )

112 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 5,230 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
Apollo 13 by Ron Howard( Visual )

51 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 4,069 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It had been less than a year since the first man walked on the Moon, but to the American public, Apollo 13 was just another "routine" space flight. That is until the words pierced the immense void of space: "Houston, we have a problem." Stranded in a crippled spacecraft 205,000 miles from Earth, astronauts Jim Lovell, Fred Haise and Jack Swigert fight a desperate battle to survive. Meanwhile, at Mission Control, astronaut Ken Mattingly, flight director Gene Kranz and the efforts of a heroic ground crew race against time - and the odds - to bring the men home
The Hours by Stephen Daldry( Visual )

43 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 3,058 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1929, Virginia Woolf is starting to write her novel, 'Mrs. Dalloway, ' under the care of doctors and family. In 1951, Laura Brown is planning for her husband's birthday, but is preoccupied with reading Woolf's novel. In 2001, Clarrisa Vaughn is planning an award party for her friend, an author dying of AIDS. Taking place over one day, all three stories are interconnected with the novel: one is writing it, one is reading it, and one is living it
Gravity by Sandra Bullock( Visual )

53 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,973 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Dr. Ryan Stone (Oscar winner Sandra Bullock) is a brilliant engineer on her first shuttle mission with veteran astronaut Matt Kowalski (Oscar winner George Clooney). On a seemingly routine spacewalk, disaster strikes. The shuttle is destroyed, leaving Stone and Kowalski completely alone, tethered to nothing but each other and spiraling out into the darkness. As fear turns to panic, every gulp of air eats away at what little oxygen is left. But the only way home may be to go farther out into the terrifying expanse of space"--Container
The Truman Show by Peter Weir( Visual )

74 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 2,860 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[An insurance salesman, Truman Burbank,] "is about to discover just how abnormal his seemingly 'normal' life is. What he doesn't realize -- just yet -- is that his whole life is a reality TV show, televised and broadcast for the world to see!"--Container
The right stuff by Philip Kaufman( Visual )

61 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,778 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of Alan Shepard, Gus Grissom, John Glenn, Scott Carpenter, Walter Schirra, Gordon Cooper, and Deke Slayton - the seven men chosen to launch the U.S. into space
National treasure 2 : by Nicolas Cage( Visual )

38 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 2,565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Join Nicolas Cage on a heart pounding adventure that will have you on the edge of your seat in a race to find the Lost City of Gold
Radio by William L Tung( Visual )

23 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 2,326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the relationship between a prominent high school football coach in a small South Carolina town and the illiterate, mentally-challenged man nicknamed Radio whom he mentors. Although their friendship raises some eyebrows at first, Radio's growth under the coach's guidance ultimately inspires the local townsfolk
The Abyss by James Cameron( Visual )

105 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 2,019 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a nuclear submarine mysteriously sinks, the Navy commandeers the crew of a civilian deep sea oil rig to help in the rescue operation. This perilous mission becomes a wondrous odyssey into the unknown as forces from the ocean's deepest region begin to make contact with the divers
Enemy at the gates by Joseph Fiennes( Visual )

26 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and German and held by 1,989 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of WWII Russian hero Vassili Zaitsev whose fame thrust him into a personal war with the Nazis best sharpshooter, Major Erwin Konig
A history of violence by David Cronenberg( Visual )

36 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,929 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Likable family man and smalltown diner owner Tom Stall is living his life, minding his own business. Then an act of heroism puts him in the media spotlight. Certain people take notice - Made men from Philly who are dead sure that Stall is the ex-mob assassin they want to find and kill. There may be a real case of mistaken identity, but then again, Tom may actually be a stone-cold killer
Appaloosa by Ed Harris( Visual )

48 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 1,919 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1880s, the American West. Randall Bragg is a rich landowner who is wanted for murdering the town marshal. Lawman Virgil Cole and his deputy Everett Hitch are two friends who are hired to defend a lawless town from the murderous rancher. Their efforts become complicated and their friendship is tested when a young widow arrives in town
Gone baby gone by Ben Affleck( Visual )

27 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,882 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amanda McCready is a 4-year-old who has disappeared from her Boston home. The police make little headway in solving the case, so the girl's aunt hires Patrick Kenzie and Angie Gennaro, private detectives. They freely admit that they have little experience with this type of case, but the family wants them for two reasons: they're not cops and they know the tough neighborhood in which they all live. As the case progresses, Patrick and Angie must face drug dealers, gangs, and pedophiles, and ultimately a moral dilemma that tears them apart
Pollock by Ed Harris( Visual )

48 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 1,843 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Fellow artists and lovers Jackson Pollock and Lee Krasner are at the center of New York's 1940's art scene, but as Krasner neglects her work to push Pollock's career forward, Pollock begins to unravel emotionally. Pollock and Krasner escape to the country to marry, and soon, Pollock creates the work that makes him the first internationally-famous modern painter in America. But with fame and fortune comes a volatile temper and severe self-doubt; before long, Pollock's life threatens to explode"--Container
Stepmom by Chris Columbus( Visual )

30 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,780 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anna and Ben, the two children of Jackie and Luke, have to cope with the fact that their parents divorced and that there is a new woman in their father's life: Isabel, a successful photographer. She does her best to treat the kids in a way that makes them still feel at home when being with their dad, but also loves her work and does not plan to give it up. But Jackie, a full-time-mother, regards Isabel's efforts as offensively insufficient. She can't understand that work can be important to her as well as the kids. The conflict between them is deepened by the sudden diagnosis of cancer, which may be deadly for Jackie. They all have to learn a little in order to grow together
The rock by David Weisberg( Visual )

36 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All of San Francisco is taken hostage when a vengeful General (Harris) seizes control of Alcatraz Island, threatening to launch missiles loaded with deadly poison gas! With time running out, only a young FBI chemical weapons expert (Cage) and a notorious Federal prisoner (Connery) have the skills to penetrate the island fortress and defuse the lethal situation!
Planes by Dane Cook( Visual )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When world-famous air racer Dusty learns that his engine is damaged and he may never race again, he must shift gears and is launched into the world of aerial firefighting. Dusty joins forces with veteran fire and rescue helicopter Blade Ranger and his team, a bunch of all-terrain vehicles known as The Smokejumpers. Together, the fearless team battles a massive wildfire, and Dusty learns what it takes to become a true hero
The way back by Peter Weir( Visual )

37 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1941 three men walked out of the Himalayas into India. They has survived a 4,000 mile walk to freedom. While there is disagreement on whether or not this is a true story, this film is a textbook example of the "man vs. Nature-red-in-tooth-and-claw" survival film. Janusz, a Polish prisoner of war, is forced to sign a false confession and shipped off to Siberia to rot in the most brutal prison system in the world--the Gulag. In prison, he meets a renowned Russian actor, an American architect, and a hardened Russian gangster. Janusz convinces six of his fellows to accompany him in an escape, which improbably succeeds, and then the real trial begins--a punishing race against the elements, time, hunger, and fear
Snowpiercer by Chun-ho Pong( Visual )

26 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in English and German and held by 1,619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film is set in the future (AD 2031) where, after a failed experiment to stop global warming, an ice age kills off all life on the planet except for the inhabitants of the Snowpiercer, a train that travels around the globe and is powered by a sacred perpetual-motion engine. Its inhabitants are divided by class; the lower-class passengers in one of the last cars stage an uprising, moving car by car up to the front of the train, where the oppressive rich and powerful ride
Absolute power by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

56 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

He was where he shouldn't have been and saw what he shouldn't have seen. Now, who will believe the word of a career thief and ex-con? Who will trust Luther Whitney when he says he saw a woman killed, and that the man responsible for her death is the President of the United States?
 
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Ed Haris

Ed Harris

Ed Harris acteur américain

Ed Harris actor

Ed Harris Actor estadounidense

Ed Harris aktor i reżyser amerykański

Ed Harris ameerika näitleja

Ed Harris Amerikaans filmacteur

Ed Harris amerikai színész

Ed Harris amerikāņu aktieris

Ed Harris attore statunitense

Ed Harris US-amerikanischer Schauspieler, Regisseur und Filmproduzent

Ed Harris yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

Eduardus Harris

Harris, Edward Allen.

Harris, Edward Allen 1950-

Εντ Χάρις

Ед Гарріс

Ед Харис

Эд Харрис

Эд Харрис Жүжигчин

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אד האריס

אד האריס שחקן אמריקאי

إد هاريس

إد هاريس ممثل ومخرج أمريكي

اد هریس بازیگر و کارگردان آمریکایی

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