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Ledger, Heath 1979-2008

Overview
Works: 148 works in 1,182 publications in 12 languages and 31,388 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Historical films  War films  Romance films  Fantasy films  Western films  Action and adventure films  Melodramas (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Heath Ledger
Brokeback Mountain by Ang Lee( Visual )

147 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 12 languages and held by 3,633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wyoming, summer of 1963. Two young men, Ennis a ranch hand and Jack an aspiring rodeo bull rider, are sent to work together herding sheep on Brokeback Mountain. Both men anticipate the job to be a rather uneventful venture. But soon, it turns into an affair of love, of lust, and complications that will spand through two decades of their lives. Through marriage, through children, and through the grip of societal confines and the expectations of what it is to be a man
The patriot by Roland Emmerich( Visual )

88 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 3,267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hero of the French and Indian conflict, Benjamin Martin had renounced fighting forever to raise his family in peace. However, when British troops arrive at his South Carolina home and endanger his family, he takes up arms alongside his idealistic patriot son, Gabriel
A knight's tale by Tim Van Rellim( Visual )

74 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 2,361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After his master dies, a peasant squire, fueled by his desire for food and glory, creates a new identity for himself as a knight
10 Things I Hate about You by Gil Junger( Visual )

53 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cameron falls for the most beautiful girl in school, but her father has ruled that she can only start to date when her ill-tempered older sister does too
Monster's ball by Marc Forster( Visual )

88 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,033 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hank and Leticia inhabit stark, queasy realities of the contemporary South, he as a death row corrections officer and she as the soon-to-be widow of an inmate whose execution Hank helps conduct. In the aftermath of the execution, both lose their children to tragic deaths and they form an unlikely bond
The Brothers Grimm by Terry Gilliam( Visual )

78 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 1,819 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

19th-century "folklore collectors" Wilhelm and Jacob Grimm are con artists. They perform exorcisms of "evil enchantments" (for a healthy fee) while wandering about in French-occupied Germany during the Napoleonic wars. Wilhelm is a swashbuckling cad with an answer for everything, while Jacob is a dreamer who looks at life through fairytale-tinted spectacles. When French Gen. Delatombe gets wise to the schemes of Team Grimm, he presents them with a real-life mystery to solve or face the executioner's ax: children in a village have been disappearing--now the brothers' lives depend on finding out why. The charlatans must accept the burden of vanquishing what they claim as real, and find themselves ensnared in a genuinely supernatural crisis in a dark forest, amid fantastical marvels and truly enchanted flora and fauna
The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus by Terry Gilliam( Visual )

46 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,686 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
I'm not there by Todd Haynes( Visual )

66 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depicting the different stages and changes in Bob Dylan's career, six actors each portray the musician at different points of his life, creating a patchwork of personalities, attitudes, interests and ambitions
The four feathers by Shekhar Kapur( Visual )

53 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After an admired soldier leaves his regiment in disgrace, he sets out on a sweeping adventure to regain his honor, recapture his love and save the life of his best friend
Casanova by Federico Fellini( Visual )

34 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Casanova has to begin searching for a wife. He is a womanizer with many conquests and If he cannot show he is living a more respectable life, the Church will throw him out of Venice. He is quickly engaged to Victoria, a woman with a pure reputation. As soon as that is arranged, he meets Francesca, a feminist who hates all he stands for. He pretends to be someone else to get into her good graces, and soon finds out she is engaged to Papprizzio, a man whom she has never met. Meanwhile, arriving in Venice to find Casanova, is Pucci, one of the Vatican's most known and feared inquisitors. Francesca falls in love with Casanova, who is pretending to be the Lard king himself. Francesca's brother Donato is in love with Victoria and her mother Andrea wants Francesca to marry a man of substance
Lords of Dogtown by Catherine Hardwicke( Visual )

15 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and French and held by 930 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of the legendary Z-Boys, this film is a fictionalized take on a brilliant group of young skateboarders who perfect their craft in the empty swimming pools of unsuspecting suburban homeowners, pioneering a thrilling new sport
Ned Kelly by Gregor Jordan( Visual )

33 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sixteen-year-old Irish immigrant Ned Kelly is sentenced to three years in prison for stealing horse. After his release, he finds work tending to horses owned by Richard Cook, whose wife becomes interested in Ned. Fitzpatrick, is a police officer interested in Ned's sister Kate. When she refuses his advances, Fitzpatrick steals the family's animals. Not being able to go straight, Ned goes on the run and steals from a string of banks to support himself and his gang
The order by Matthew Barney( Visual )

11 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a friend and a member of an arcane order of priests called the Carolingians dies, fellow priest Alex Bernier travels to Rome to investigate the strange circumstances surrounding his death
Candy by Neil Armfield( Visual )

32 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dan is a poet who falls in love with two kinds of Candy: a woman of the same name and heroin. As Dan goes from a smart-aleck to someone trying to find a vein to inject, Candy changes from an actress to a streetwalker and then a madwoman. Starting in Sydney, the two eventually end up in Melbourne to try and go clean, but they fail. This leads them to turn to finding money and heroin, while other posessions and attachments become unimportant
Two hands by Prod Co: Australian Film Finance Corporation/CML/Meridian Films( Visual )

29 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

19-year-old Jimmy finds himself in debt to a local gangster when some gang loot disappears and sets him on the run from thugs. Meanwhile, two street kids start a shopping spree when they find the missing money
Roar by Pamela Duncan Edwards( Visual )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the year 400 AD, only one man, Prince Conor, can unite the long-suffering Celtic clans against the seductively lethal Roman Queen Diana and her evil wizard, Longinus. As Conor attempts to harness the magical power of the land called "The Roar," he is assisted by a ragtag group of fighters
Monster's ball "O"( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"O": Hot young stars, a hip, driving soundtrack, plus a provocative tale of jealousy and betrayal combine to create this controversial modern-day version of Shakespeare's classic Othello
Sling Blade by Billy Bob Thornton( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sling blade: 25 years after committing an unthinkable crime, a quiet man named Karl is finally returning home. Once there he is befriended by a fatherless boy and his mother. As a strong relationship develops between Karl and the boy, a confrontation builds with the mother's abusive and sometimes violent boyfriend
 
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Heath Ledger acteur américain

Heath Ledger actor australià

Heath Ledger actor estadounidense

Heath Ledger aktor australijski

Heath Ledger attore australiano

Heath Ledger Australisch acteur

Heath Ledger australischer Filmschauspieler

Heathcliff Andreas Ledger

Hit Ledcer

Hīts Ledžers

Ledger, Heath

Ledger, Heath Andrew 1979-2008

Ledger, Heathcliff Andrew 1979-2008

Χιθ Λέτζερ

Гіт Леджер

Гіт Лэджэр

Леджер, Хит

Хийт Леджър

Хит Леджер

Хит Леджер американский актёр и режиссёр

Хит Лежер Австралийн жүжигчид

Хит Леџер

Хіт Леджэр

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הית' לדג'ר

هيث ليدجر

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希斯·萊傑

海斯 莱杰

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