WorldCat Identities

Tiernan, Andrew 1965-

Overview
Works: 54 works in 124 publications in 4 languages and 4,353 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  War films  Historical films  Epic films  Action and adventure films  Naval history  Television adaptations  Television series 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1995.9.E79, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Andrew Tiernan
300 by Zack Snyder( Visual )

20 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 2,899 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the Battle of Thermopylae of 480 BC, an alliance of Greek city-states fought the invading Persian army in the mountain pass of Thermopylae. Vastly outnumbered, the Greeks held back the enemy in one of the most famous last stands of history. Persian King Xerxes lead an Army of well over 100,000 men to Greece and was confronted by 300 Spartans, 700 Thespians and other Slave soldiers. Xerxes waited many days for King Leonidas to surrender or withdraw. When the Greeks did not leave, Xerxes was left with no option and he moved forward. The battle lasted for about 3 days and after which all 300 Spartans were killed. The Spartan defeat would not have happened if not for a local shepherd, named Ephialtes, who defected to the Persians and informed Xerxes of a separate path through Thermopylae, which the Persians could use to outflank the Greeks
Edward II by Derek Jarman( Visual )

30 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Edward II embraces the essential dramatic themes of passion, murder, and unrequited love. Steven Waddington plays the monarch as a man whose destiny hangs on his overpowering passion and lack of responsibility to the British throne. He rebuffs his wife, Isabella, lavishing affection on the handsome Gaveston -- a choice that ultimately seals his fate."
Midsomer murders( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cozy villages of Midsomer County reveal their most sinister secrets in these four contemporary British television mysteries
C.S. Forester's Horatio Hornblower( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joining the British Royal Navy at the outset of the Napoleonic Wars, the enterprising Horatio Hornblower rises quickly from raw recruit to seasoned sailor, charting a course from the West Indies to the coast of Africa in the name of the Crown. Along the way he encounters roiling sea battles, mutiny, plague, and love, but always proves himself equal to the task
The Driver( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vince McKee is a middle-aged nobody who accepts an offer to drive a taxi for a criminal gang in order to escape his turbulent home life. Colin is McKee's fresh-out-of-prison friend
War of the dead( Visual )

4 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captain Martin Stone is leading an elite platoon of Allied soldiers as they attack an enemy bunker. Underestimating their opponents' strength, they are quickly beaten back into the forest. As they try to regroup, they are suddenly attacked by the same soldiers they had just killed a few minutes earlier. Forced to flee deeper into Russian territory, they discover one of the war's most terrifying secrets and realize they have awakened a far deadlier enemy
Red siren la sirène rouge( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

She's twelve years old with a ruthless mother and an army of killers on her tail. He's forty, a hardened killer with nothing to lose. When they meet, their lives change forever
As you like it by William Shakespeare( Visual )

8 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using the original language, this is a modern adaptation of Shakespeare's comedy about the star-crossed lovers Orlando and Rosalind
The killing kind( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jon is an ideal employee: neat, efficient, and conscientious. The torture he inflicts is effective and the kills are swift. Mentored by his tattooed boss, the only thing asked of Jon is total loyalty. But something happens ... and for the first time Jon lets his emotions effect his job. Now the tables are turned as the boss and the hitman face off in the most dangerous kind of business transaction
Edward II All over me ; Twelfth night( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelfth night: Shipwrecked on an unfriendly Illyrian shore, Viola, believing her twin brother is dead, disguises herself in male attire and joins the retinue of the lovesick Duke Orsino
300 Troy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Troy: In 1193 B.C., Prince Paris, the son of the King of Troy falls in love with Helen, the wife of the king of Sparta, and convinces her to follow him away from her husband, Menelaus, the result is an epic war. The Greeks sail to Troy and lay siege. Achilles, the greatest warrior in all the world, is called in to fight against Troy and give Greece the upper hand. Hector, the eldest son of Priam, King of Troy, and the greatest Trojan warrior embodies the hopes of the people of his city
Cracker the complete collection( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Episodes from the series "Cracker", featuring a criminal psychologist with a dark side - a side dependent on a cocktail of alcohol and gambling
The criminal( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In a riveting performance, Steven Macintosh [sic] stars as J - a lonely musician who believes his luck has finally changed when he meets a beautiful woman, Sarah (Natasha Little), in a bar and she agrees to go home with him. After spending the night at his apartment, J wakes to discover Sarah murdered in his bedroom and he becomes the number one suspect. His life is transformed into a dangerous roller-coaster ride as he is plunged into a hellish underworld of espionage and conspiracy, struggling desperately to clear his name"--Container
Edward II based on the play by Christopher Marlowe( Visual )

2 editions published in 1991 in German and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cracker( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Summary: Two episodes from the series "Cracker", featuring a criminal psychologist with a dark side - a side dependent on a cocktail of alcohol and gambling. These episodes deal with love letters from a murderer, and murder in Hong Kong
Eduardo II Edward II( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En el siglo XIV, el Rey de Inglaterra Eduardo II se enamora de Gaveston, un joven de origen humilde al que colma de títulos. La reina, sintiéndose rechazada por su marido aceptará un plan del malvado Mortimer para deshacerse de Gaveston y derrocar a su marido
Cracker( Visual )

2 editions published between 1993 and 2001 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Summary: Two episodes from the series "Cracker", featuring a criminal psychologist with a dark side, a side dependent on a cocktail of alcohol and gambling
Red siren( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

She's twelve years old with a ruthless mother and an army of killers on her tail. He's forty, a hardened killer with nothing to lose. When they meet, their lives change forever
Edward II : "Wer die Welt regiert, darf sich nicht verlieben"( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in German and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edward II's love for Piers Gaveston leads to his downfall. (Halliwells Film & Video Guide 2000)
Edward II( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in German and English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Andrew Tiernan acteur britannique

Andrew Tiernan britischer Schauspieler

Tiernan, Andy 1965-

Тирнан, Эндрю

اندرو تیرنان بازیگر بریتانیایی

Languages
English (70)

German (14)

Spanish (3)

Italian (1)

Covers
The killing kind