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Freeman, Martin 1971-

Overview
Works: 147 works in 456 publications in 4 languages and 22,779 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Juvenile works  Television adaptations  Parodies, imitations, etc  Humorous stories  Detective and mystery television programs  Humor  Television mini-series 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Martin Freeman
The hobbit an unexpected journey by Martin Freeman ( Visual )
46 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and Multiple languages and held by 3,321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bilbo Baggins, a peaceful hobbit living in the Shire, joins a group of thirteen dwarves in their quest to retake their home from the dangerous dragon Smaug
The hitchhiker's guide to the galaxy by Douglas Adams ( Visual )
14 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 1,972 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Arthur Dent and Ford Prefect escape from the Earth moments before its destruction and join forces with Zaphod Beeblebrox on board the ship Heart of Gold. They meet many people and aliens in their search for the ultimate question
Sherlock ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A contemporary take on the classic Arthur Conan Doyle stories, Sherlock is a thrilling, funny, fast-paced adventure series set in present-day London. The iconic details from Conan Doyle's original books remain: they live at the same address, have the same names, and, somewhere out there, Moriarty is waiting for them. And so across three thrilling, scary, action-packed, and highly modern adventures, Sherlock and Watson navigate a maze of cryptic clues and lethal killers to get at the truth
The hobbit by J. R. R Tolkien ( Visual )
26 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bilbo Baggins continues on in his journey with the wizard Gandalf and thirteen dwarves, led by Thorin Oakenshield, on an epic quest to reclaim their lost Dwarf Kingdom of Erebor
The pirates! band of misfits ( Visual )
14 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After years of humiliation and failed attempts to win the Pirate of the Year Award, Pirate Captain and his oddball crew go on a race to pillage the most booty. They soon cross paths with scientist Charles Darwin, who persuades the Captain that the crew's 'parrot,' Polly, could be the answer to the riches they are searching for
Sherlock ( Visual )
13 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Holmes and Watson solve three cases, following clues and killers in present-day England
Hot fuzz by Edgar Wright ( Visual )
16 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 1,443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nicholas Angel is the finest cop London has to offer. He has an arrest record that is higher than any other officer on the force. As a result, Angel's superiors send him to a place where his talents won't be quite so obvious. They send him to the sleepy and seemingly crime-free village of Sandford. He is partnered with the well-meaning but overeager police officer Danny Butterman, who is the son of the police chief. Danny is a huge action movie fan and believes this may be his chance to experience the life of gunfights and car chases. However, as a series of grisly accidents rocks the village, Angel is convinced that Sandford is not what it seems and as the intrigue deepens, Danny's dreams of explosive, high-octane, car-chasing, gunfighting, all-out action seem more and more like a reality
Sherlock ( Visual )
13 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The question on everyone's lips is finally answered as the hugely popular Sherlock returns in three brand new action-packed adventures. With the demise of Moriarty, Sherlock finds himself locked in another mind battle with the powerful Charles Augustus Magnussen, who is holding the secrets of the world at his fingertips. Once again the game is on for Sherlock Holmes and Dr. John Watson!
The World's End ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Twenty years after their first epic pub crawl attempt, the 'five musketeers' reunite in their home town to complete the ultimate challenge--one night, five friends, twelve bars--a boozy quest on which only the strongest will survive. But after a bizarre series of encounters with the out-of-this-world locals, they soon realize that reaching their final pub, The World's End, may be the least of their troubles"--Container
The office by Ricky Gervais ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 891 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wernham Hogg is a paper company located in a suburb of London. David, a petty, pathetic little man is worse than your boss. David's yes-man is Gareth, who is extremely irritating. Tim is the apathetic sales rep, who can be quite witty. Dawn, the lovely receptionist, is far more endearing than your back-sassying secretary. Work is a pain, but one man's misery is another man's entertainment
The hobbit : the desolation of Smaug ( Visual )
8 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bilbo Baggins continues on in his journey with the wizard Gandalf and thirteen dwarves, led by Thorin Oakenshield, on an epic quest to reclaim their lost Dwarf Kingdom of Erebor
The office ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A hilarious, biting look at everyday office life. In series two, Swindon have merged with Slough and Manager David Brent has to assimilate the new intake, a group of well-trained and motivated personnel. It should be an easy job, but sadly no one informed the staff that good looks, popularity, and humor are reserved only for the Boss
The restaurant at the end of the universe by Douglas Adams ( Recording )
12 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Arthur Dent, a refugee from the late planet Earth and his pal from the planet Betelgeuse, Ford Prefect, thumb their way thru comic misadventures throughout the Universe. In this installment Dent now seeks a decent cup of tea, while Prefect is after a good gin and tonic
Nightwatching ( Visual )
18 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and German and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the year 1642, Rembrandt reluctantly agrees to paint the Amsterdam Musketeer Militia in a group portrait that will later come to be known as the Nightwatch and stumbles upon a treacherous murder plot involving his subjects. Determined to expose the conspiracy, Rembrandt builds his accusation in the form of the commissioned painting, a decision which costs him everything
Wild target by Jonathan Lynn ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
" ... Rose [is] a free-spirited thief who finds herself in the crosshairs of a world-class assassin named Victor ... But when Victor spares Rose's life, the lonely-hearted hitman sets off an outrageous chain of events that turn both their worlds upside down. Joined by a gun-toting apprentice ..., the unlikely trio teams up to thwart the murderous intentions of Victor's unhappy client"--Container
Mostly harmless by Douglas Adams ( Recording )
12 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the fifth volume of the Hitchhiker series, Random, the daughter of Arthur Dent, leaves her remote home planet on the edge of the universe to set out on a cross-galactic odyssey in search of her ancestors' native planet
So long, and thanks for all the fish by Douglas Adams ( Recording )
10 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Further adventures of Arthur Dent, Ford Prefect, and the all new voidoid gang upon returning to Earth after eight years of crazed wanderings around the galaxy in this science fiction spoof which continues "The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Universe."
The office ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A hilarious, biting look at everyday office life. The show revolves around David Brent, the oblivious general manager of a paper company who instigates petty office rivalries
Dedication ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Henry is a misanthropic, emotionally complex children's book author who is forced to team up with a beautiful illustrator after his best friend and creative collaborator passes away. As Henry struggles with letting go of the ghosts of love and life, he discovers that sometimes you have to take a gamble at life to find love
Confetti by Debbie Isitt ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and French and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three couples compete to win the title of Most Original Wedding of the Year. The dueling couples include Matt and Sam, whose unfortunate wedding theme is Hollywood musicals; the hypercompetitive tennis partners Josef and Isabelle; and the uninhibited nudists Micahel and Joanna. At stake is a million-dollar dream home
 
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