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Skarsgård, Stellan

Overview
Works: 277 works in 943 publications in 9 languages and 44,581 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Romantic comedy films  Musical films  Fiction  History  Juvenile works  Action and adventure films  Superhero films  Popular music 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Interviewee, Contributor, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Stellan Skarsgård
 
Most widely held works by Stellan Skarsgård
Good Will Hunting by Gus Van Sant ( Visual )
30 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and held by 3,173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young working-class genius is hauled back from the brink of self-destruction by a gifted counselor
Mamma mia! by ABBA (Musical group) ( Visual )
29 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,871 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
20-year-old Sophie is preparing to marry at her mother's hotel on a Greek island. She has a carefree life, a loving fiancee, and great friends. She is only missing one thing: a father. By reading her mother's diary she discovers that she has three possible fathers. Sophie secretly invites all three men to the wedding in a desperate bid to discover which of them is her father. But not all goes according to plan. Now, old loves are re-kindled, new loves are formed, and Sophie risks everything to discover the true identity of her father
Amistad by Steven Spielberg ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and German and held by 2,370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chronicles the 1839 revolt on board a slave ship bound for America. Much of the story involves the court-room drama about the slave who led the revolt
Angels & demons by Dan Brown ( Visual )
25 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 2,331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Harvard symbologist Robert Langdon discovers evidence of the resurgence of the most powerful underground organization in history, the Illuminati. Upon learning of an unstoppable terrorist act against the Vatican, Langdon travels to Rome and joins forces with Italian scientist Vittoria Vetra and together they will follow the 400-year-old Path of Illumination that leads to the Vatican's only chance for survival
The girl with the dragon tattoo by Niels Arden Oplev ( Visual )
26 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 2,239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hoping to distance himself from the fallout of a libel conviction, journalist Mikael Blomkvist retreats to a remote island in Sweden's far north where the unsolved murder of a young girl still haunts her industrialist uncle forty years later. Ensconced in a cottage on the island where the killer may still roam, Blomkvist's investigation draws him into the secrets and lies of the rich and powerful, and throws him together with one unlikely ally: tattooed, punk hacker, Lisbeth Salander
Pirates of the Caribbean by Walt Disney ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and Turkish and held by 2,028 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After Elizabeth, Will, and Captain Barbossa rescue Captain Jack Sparrow, who is trapped in Davy Jones' Locker, they must face their foes. Lord Cutler Beckett, now has control of Jones' heart and forms a dark alliance with him in order to rule the seas and wipe out the last of the Pirates. Jack, Barbossa, Will, Elizabeth, and crew must call the Pirate Lords from the four corners of the globe, including the infamous Sao Feng, together. The Pirate Lords want to release the goddess Calypso, Davy Jones's damned lover, from the trap they sent her. The Pirate Lords must combine the 9 pieces that bound her by ritual to undo it and release her in hopes that she will help them fight. All pirates will stand together and make their final stand for freedom against Beckett, Jones, Norrington, the Flying Dutchman, and the entire East India Trading Company
King Arthur by Jerry Bruckheimer ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 1,908 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of King Arthur, Queen Guinevere, Sir Lancelot, and the Knights of the Round Table
Marvel's The Avengers ( Visual )
15 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,903 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nick Fury of S.H.I.E.L.D. brings together a team of superhumans to form The Avengers to help save the Earth from Loki and his army
Thor by Kenneth Branagh ( Visual )
18 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,843 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When the arrogant warrior Thor is banished to Earth from his homeworld of Asgard, he must fight to reclaim his lost powers. Pursued by an invasion force sent to destroy him, the fallen God of Thunder must rise to the battle and learn what it takes to become a true hero
Thor ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thor fights to restore order across the cosmos, but an ancient race led by the vengeful Malekith returns to plunge the universe back into darkness. Faced with an enemy that even Odin and Asgard cannot withstand, Thor must embark on his most perilous and personal journey yet, one that will reunite him with Jane Foster and force him to sacrifice everything to save us all
Melancholia by Lars von Trier ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Justine (Kirsten Dunst) and Michael (Alexander Skarsgåard) celebrate their marriage at a sumptuous party in the home of Justine's sister Claire (Charlotte Gainsbourg), and brother-in-law John (Kiefer Sutherland). Despite Claire's best efforts, the wedding is a fiasco with family tensions mounting and relationships fraying. Meanwhile, a planet called Melancholia is heading directly towards Earth threatening the very existence of humankind"--Container
Breaking the waves by Lars von Trier ( Visual )
75 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bess, a pious, young Scottish woman, prays to God to send her husband, Jan, home from his job on an offshore oil rig. When an accident sends him home paralyzed, she's filled with guilt and submits to his wish that she take on other lovers, convinced that this will aid in his recovery
Ronin by John Frankenheimer ( Visual )
25 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,070 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a world where loyalties are easily abandoned and allegiances can be bought, a new and deadlier terrorist threat has emerged -- free-agent killers! The Cold War may be over, but a new world order keeps a group of covert mercenaries employed by the highest bidder. These operatives, known as "Ronin," are assembled in France by a mysterious client for a seemingly routine mission: steal a top-secret briefcase. But the simple task soon proves explosive as other underworld organizations vie for the same prize
Goya's ghosts by Miloš Forman ( Visual )
24 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and Turkish and held by 908 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Told through the eyes of celebrated Spanish painter Francisco Goya. Set against political turmoil at the end of the Spanish Inquisition and start of the invasion of Spain by Napoleon's army. Captures the essence and beauty of Goya's work which is best known for both the colorful depictions of the royal court and its people, and his grim depictions of the brutality of war and life in 18th century Spain. When Goya's beautiful muse is accused of being a heretic, the renowned painter must convince his old friend Lorenzo, a power-hungry monk and leader of the Spanish Inquisition, to spare her life
Pirates of the Caribbean by Johnny Depp ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 899 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"El encantador capitán Jack Sparrow, está de regreso con su espíritu rebelde y una deuda de sangre que pagar: él debe su alma al legendario Davey Jones, el fantasmal amo de las profundidades del océano. En esta ocasión, el audaz y valiente Will Turner y la hermosa Elizabeth Swann navegan a un turbulento torbellino de desventuras, incitados por Jack y su carrera por salvarse de una condena eterna, consiguiendo el legendario cofre de la muerte"--Envase
Dogville by Lars von Trier ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 898 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Gorgeous, elegant and alive - a galvanizing cinematic work. Nicole Kidman's performance is exhilarating."--Entertainment Weekly
Mamma mia! the movie soundtrack featuring the songs of ABBA by Benny Andersson ( Recording )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 893 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Includes music from the 2008 feature-film adaptation of the beloved musical, led by Meryl Streep in an all-star cast
Beowulf & Grendel by Gerard Butler ( Visual )
15 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 835 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this thoroughly updated version of the Anglo Saxon poem, the battle-scarred Norse hero Beowulf leads a troop of warriors across the sea to help an old friend, King Hrothgar, whose kingdom is being ravaged by the marauding troll, Grendel. However, Beowulf's attempts to fight the troll are thwarted when Grendel refuses to engage him in battle. When Beowulf meets Selma, a mysterious and sensual witch, his understanding of revenge is further complicated
The Glass house by Bruce Dern ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 786 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ruby is devastated when her parents are killed in a tragic car accident. With her younger brother Rhett, Ruby is sent to live with the legal guardians chosen by her parents. The Glasses live in a opulent Malibu mansion where Ruby and Rhett are promised all of the finest luxious money can buy and a lavish new rich-kid lifestyle
Insomnia by Christopher Nolan ( Visual )
26 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 774 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stellan Skarsgard plays an enigmatic Swedish detective with a checkered past who arrives in a small town in northern Norway to investigate the death of a teenage girl. As he digs deeper into the heinous killing, his own demons and the tyrannical midnight sun begin to take a toll
 
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Alternative Names
Skarsgåd, Stellan
Skarsgård, John Stellan.
Skarsgard, Stellan
Languages
English (311)
Norwegian (21)
German (14)
French (9)
Turkish (2)
Multiple languages (2)
Russian (2)
Swedish (1)
Dutch (1)
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