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Fassbender, Michael 1977-

Works: 166 works in 680 publications in 7 languages and 27,967 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Juvenile works  Fiction  Historical drama  War films  Comedy films  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, Contributor, Other, Creator
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Michael Fassbender
Most widely held works by Michael Fassbender
12 years a slave by Steve McQueen ( Visual )
27 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 3,064 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the true story of Solomon Northup. It is 1841, and Northup, an accomplished, free citizen of New York, is kidnapped and sold into slavery. Stripped of his identity and deprived of all dignity, Northup is ultimately purchased by ruthless plantation owner Edwin Epps and must find the strength within to survive
300 by Zack Snyder ( Visual )
20 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 2,858 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
Inglourious basterds by Quentin Tarantino ( Visual )
39 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and German and held by 2,606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
During World War II, a group of Jewish-American guerrilla soldiers, led by Lt. Aldo Raine, become known as "The Basterds." They are chosen specifically to spread fear throughout the Third Reich by scalping and brutally killing Nazis. The Basterds soon cross paths with a French-Jewish woman who runs a movie theater in Paris which is targeted by the soldiers. A plot is set in motion to kill the Nazis at the theater's movie premier, including Adolph Hitler
Prometheus by Ridley Scott ( Visual )
47 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,066 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explorers have discovered a clue that brings them to the origins of mankind on Earth. This leads them on a journey that takes them to the darkest corners of the universe
Jane Eyre by Cary Joji Fukunaga ( Visual )
29 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,053 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When orphaned governess Jane Eyre arrives at imposing Thornfield Hall, she's intrigued by her brooding, wealthy employer, Rochester. His dark moods and the strange occurrences in the house lead her to discover a terrible secret that he had hoped to hide from her forever
X-men first class by Matthew Vaughn ( Visual )
28 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 2,025 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Before Charles Xavier and Erik Lensherr took the names Professor X and Magneto, they were two young men discovering their superhuman powers for the first time, working together in a desperate attempt to stop the Hellfire Club and a global nuclear war
A dangerous method by David Cronenberg ( Visual )
23 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The relationship between fledgling psychiatrist Carl Jung and his mentor Sigmund Freud is torn apart when Sabina Spielrein, a troubled but beautiful young woman, comes between them and forever changes the face of modern thought
Haywire ( Visual )
23 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and German and held by 1,324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"After freeing a Chinese journalist held hostage, Mallory is double-crossed and left for dead -- by someone in her own agency. Suddenly the target of assassins who know her every move, Mallory unleashes the fury of her fighting skills to uncover the truth and turn the tables on her ruthless adversary"--Container
X-Men : days of future past by Hugh Jackman ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
De jacht op de mutanten is geopend en de X-Men uit de toekomst moeten nu samenwerken met de X-Men uit het verleden om de gebeurtenissen te voorkomen die geleid hebben tot een allesvernietigende oorlog
The counselor by Ridley Scott ( Visual )
17 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A lawyer makes a risky entrance into the drug trade, and gambles that the consequences won't catch up with him
Jonah Hex by Josh Brolin ( Visual )
11 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,015 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Having survived death, Jonah's violent history is steeped in myth and legend and has left him with one foot in the natural world and one on the 'other side.' His one human connection is with Lilah, whose life in a brothel has left her with scars of her own. But Jonah's past catches up with him when the U.S. military makes him an offer he can't refuse: to wipe out the warrants on his head, he must hunt and stop dangerous terrorist Quentin Turnbul
Hunger by Steve McQueen ( Visual )
33 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 982 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Northern Ireland's Maze prison in 1981, 27-year-old Irish Republican Army member Bobby Sands went on a hunger strike to protest the British government's refusal to recognize him and his fellow IRA inmates as political prisoners. A transcedent depiction of what a human being is willing to endure in order to be heard
Fish tank by Andrea Arnold ( Visual )
26 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 885 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
15-year old Mia is a foul-mouthed, belligerent teen living on an Essex estate [public housing] with her mother Joanne and precocious little sister Tyler. She has been excluded from school and is awaiting admission to a referrals unit, spending her days aimlessly. Her only escape--besides smoking, drinking an occasional swiped bottle of booze, and fist fighting with the neighbor girls--is hip-hop dancing, which she practices in an abandoned apartment and hopes to someday turn into a living. Then Joanne brings home handsome, extroverted new boyfriend Connor, and he and Mia strike up a tentative friendship. He even encourages her one interest, dancing. What could go wrong?
Shame by Steve McQueen ( Visual )
36 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Brandon is a New Yorker who shuns intimacy with women but feeds his desires with a compulsive addiction to sex. When his wayward younger sister moves into his apartment stirring memories of their shared painful past, Brandon's insular life spirals out of control
Centurion by Neil Marshall ( Visual )
28 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 702 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In het noorden van Brittannia, 117 n. Chr., strijden Centurion Quintus Dias en een aantal soldaten van het Negende Legioen tegen de Picten
A bear named Winnie ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of the bear that the character WInnie the Pooh is based on, the film follows Canadian veterinarian/soldier Lt. Harry Colebourn and Winnipeg the bear as they travel to England to fight in World War I
Frank ( Visual )
6 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An offbeat comedy about a young wannabe musician, Jon, who finds himself out of his depth when he joins an avant-garde pop band led by the mysterious and enigmatic Frank, a musical genius who hides himself inside a large fake head, and his terrifying band mate Clara
X-men ( Visual )
7 editions published in 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The ultimate X-Men ensemble fights a war for the survival of the species across two time periods. The characters from the original X-Men film trilogy join forces with their younger selves from X-Men: First class in an epic battle that must change the past to save our future
A most mysterious murder ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines five unsolved British murder cases using dramatic reenactment and voiceover narration
Angel by François Ozon ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Angel Deverell fantasizes about living in the town mansion, Paradise House. After a London publisher turns her novel into a best seller, she is able to buy Paradise House and pursue the man of her dreams, a painter struggling for his own big break
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Alternative Names
Fassbender, Michael
English (354)
German (23)
French (23)
Spanish (12)
Italian (6)
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