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Eckhart, Aaron

Overview
Works: 193 works in 774 publications in 7 languages and 33,352 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Film and video adaptations  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Suspense fiction  Fiction  Satire  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Batman films  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Scenarist, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Aaron Eckhart
The dark knight by Christopher Nolan ( Visual )
57 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 3,878 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With the help of Lieutenant Jim Gordon and District Attorney Harvey Dent, Batman raises the stakes on his war on crime and sets out to dismantle the remaining criminal organizations that plague the city streets. The partnership proves to be effective, but they soon find themselves prey to a reign of chaos unleashed by a rising criminal mastermind known to the terrified citizens of Gotham as The Joker. The Joker, whose eerie grin, laughter, and inhuman morality makes him dangerous. Batman seeks to stop the mysterious Joker at all costs. He has no method at all and seeks to see the world plunge into the fire he has yet to light. But, Batman has come to represents the symbol of hope
Erin Brockovich by Steven Soderbergh ( Visual )
59 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 3,229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Erin Brockovich is a feisty young mother who convinces attorney Ed Masry to hire her and promptly stumbles upon a momumental law case against a giant corporation. Erin's determined to take on this powerful adversary even though no law firm has dared to do it before. The two begin an incredible and sometimes hilarious fight that will bring a small town to its feet and a huge company to its knees
Thank you for smoking by Christopher Buckley ( Visual )
39 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 2,061 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A charismatic spin-doctor for Big Tobacco struggles with the twin demands of being successful at his job and acting as a good role model for his son
The missing by Brian Grazer ( Visual )
13 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 1,935 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Maggie is a young plainswoman raising her two daughters in the desolate wilderness of New Mexico. When daughter Lily is kidnapped by a dark-hooded phantom with shape-shifting powers, Maggie's long-estranged father offers to help find her. Though stunned by his return, Maggie knows she must swallow both hurt and pride if she is ever to see Lily again. Unaware of the frightening events that lurk in the distance, father and daughter set out to track down the fiend that took Lily. But lying in wait is horror so unspeakable it will change them all forever
Rabbit hole by John Cameron Mitchell ( Visual )
31 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Becca and Howie Corbett are returning to their everyday existence in the wake of a shocking, sudden loss. Just eight months ago, they were a happy suburban family with everything they wanted. Now, they are caught in a maze of memory, longing, guilt, recrimination, sarcasm and tightly controlled rage from which they cannot escape. The journey is an intimate glimpse into two people learning to re-engage with each other and a world that has been tilted off its axis
Olympus has fallen by Gerard Butler ( Visual )
24 editions published in 2013 in English and German and held by 1,736 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When the president is kidnapped by a terrorist who seizes control of the White House (Secret Service Code: 'Olympus'), disgraced former presidential guard Mike Banning finds himself trapped within the building. As the national security team rushes to respond, they must rely on Banning's insider knowledge to save the president and prevent an even greater catastrophe
No reservations by Scott Hicks ( Visual )
19 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Master chef Kate Armstrong is a perfectionist who leads a regimented life, while running the kitchen of an exclusive restaurant. She revels in the sense of power and control her career affords. When Kate's sister is killed in an automobile accident, her 9-year old niece Zoe comes to live with Kate. Kate's life is turned completely upside down and she is suddenly forced to split her focus between work and family. Nick Palmer is the newly hired, fun-loving, opera-singing sous chef, whom Kate perceives as a serious rival. She then begins an impassioned struggle to rein in Nick's exuberance and maintain control over her kitchen staff. Even as they clash, Kate is drawn toward Nick, eventually coming to the realization that Nick offers something that she needs both in her restaurant kitchen and her new life with Zoe
Battle, Los Angeles ( Visual )
20 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For years, there have been documented cases of UFO sightings around the world. But in 2011, what were once just sightings will become a terrifying reality when Earth is attacked by unknown forces. As people everywhere watch the world's great cities fall, Los Angeles becomes the last stand for mankind in a battle no one expected. It's up to a Marine staff sergeant and his new platoon to draw a line in the sand as they take on an enemy unlike any they've ever encountered before
Love happens by Brandon Camp ( Visual )
17 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When self-help author Dr. Burke Ryan arrives in Seattle to teach a sold-out seminar, he unexpectedly meets florist Eloise Chandler, the one person who might be able to help him help himself. But will two people who have met the right person at exactly the wrong time be able to give love another chance? They'll find that sometimes when you least expect it ... love happens
The Black Dahlia by Brian De Palma ( Visual )
27 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in 1940s Los Angeles. Two police officers, Bucky Bleichert and his partner, Lee Blanchard, investigate the death of Elizabeth Short - also known as The Black Dahlia, a young woman who is found brutally murdered. With a corpse so mutilated, the photos are kept from the public. Bucky soon realizes that his girlfriend had ties to the deceased, and soon after that, he begins uncovering corruption and conspiracy within the police departmen. The case becomes an obsession for the two men and their lives begin to unravel
The rum diary by Johnny Depp ( Visual )
24 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tired of the noise and madness of New York, journalist Paul Kemp moves to Puerto Rico to write for a local newspaper. Adopting the rum-soaked life of the island, Kemp becomes obsessed with the fiancee of Sanderson, a businessman involved in shady property development deals. When he is recruited by Sanderson to write favorably about his latest unsavory scheme, Kemp is presented with the choice to use his words for the corrupt businessman's financial benefit, or use them to take him down
Paycheck by John Woo ( Visual )
33 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jennings is the best reverse-engineer in the business. He is hired by his friend Rethrick to do a special job, with the promise of a multi-million dollar paycheck when successfully completed. When he is finished, all memory of what he had been working on is erased from his mind. That's when his problem really start to begin. He is hunted by the FBI for something he has no recollection of doing and has little time to work it out. Before his memory wipe, he sent himself 19 seemingly unconnected objects, to allow him to put the puzzle together and discover just what has gone on and what he has done
Possession by Neil LaBute ( Visual )
23 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and French and held by 1,214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Roland is an academic researcher who discovers some important letters written by a famous Victorian poet, Randolph Henry Ash. Ash was presumed to have been totally devoted to his wife, but Roland finds letters written to another unnamed woman, and soon determines that the intended recipient was another, less well-known poet, Christabel LaMotte. Roland contacts Maud, an expert on LaMotte's life and work. Despite her skepticism, the two begin to investigate, and uncover a wealth of information about the affair between the two poets
The core by Aaron Eckhart ( Visual )
20 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 1,210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A team of top scientific minds from around the world are assembled to determine what has been happening to Earth. Dr. Keyes makes the startling discovery that the Earth's electromagnetic forces have begun to collapse. If the planet is to be saved, the core of the Earth needs a jump start, and Keyes assembles a team to burrow to the center of the planet and bomb the insides back into action. However, as the crew digs deeper into the Earth, the more they discover what they haven't been told about their mission and what's really been causing the worldwide chaos
I, Frankenstein ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,029 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in a dystopic present where vigilant gargoyles and ferocious demons rage in a battle for ultimate power, Victor Frankenstein's creation Adam finds himself caught in the middle as both sides race to discover the secret to his immortality
Nurse Betty by Neil LaBute ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Comic thriller about a Kansas City waitress who becomes delusional when she sees her abusive husband murdered. Suffering from shock, she sets off to LA in search of the fictional hospital and the handsome doctor who stars in her favourite TV soap, unaware that her husband's very real killers are on her trail, and that the boot of her car is packed with the drugs her husband hoped to sell to his murderers
Suspect zero ( Visual )
18 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An FBI agent pursues a man who himself is chasing Suspect Zero, the ultimate serial killer so mysterious, they're unsure whether he actually exists
The pledge by Sean Penn ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and French and held by 642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A veteran police detective, on the day of his retirement, handles the case of a seven-year-old girl who has been brutally murdered. When a mentally retarded man confesses to the murder and then kills himself, the detectives consider the case closed, but was he actually the murderer? Before long evidence is uncovered that suggests the girl was just one in a series of brutal killings involving young girls and a mysterious man
Any given Sunday by Oliver Stone ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tony D'Amato, the embattled Sharks coach, faces a full-on blitz of team strife plus a new, marketing-savvy Sharks owner who's sure Tony is way behind the times
Towelhead ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jasira, a 13-year-old Lebanese-American girl, moves to suburban Houston to live with her extremely strict father
 
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Alternative Names
Eckhart, Aaron E. 1968-
Languages
English (402)
German (20)
French (19)
Spanish (16)
Italian (4)
Multiple languages (3)
Chinese (1)
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