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Mortensen, Viggo 1958-

Overview
Works: 230 works in 1,553 publications in 11 languages and 44,511 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Horror films  Action and adventure films  History  Western films  Detective and mystery films  Film noir  Military films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Interviewee, Musician, Editor, Other, Contributor, Singer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Hidalgo by José Clemente Orozco( Visual )

37 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 2,432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1890 neemt een Amerikaanse cowboy de uitdaging aan met zijn mustang mee te doen aan een race dwars door de Arabische woestijn
A history of violence by David Cronenberg( Visual )

39 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,944 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom is a loving, well-respected family man from a small Indiana town. When two criminals show up at his diner, Tom is forced to take action and thwart the robbery attempt. Suddenly heralded as a local hero who took the courage to stand up to crime, people look up to Tom as a man of high moral regard. But all the media attention attracts the likes of the mob, who show up at Tom's doorstep. Is it a case of mistaken identity or does Tom have a history that no one knows about?
Eastern promises by David Cronenberg( Visual )

57 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,873 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Russian-born Nikolai Luzhin is a driver for one of London's most notorious organized crime families of Eastern European origin. His carefully maintained existence is jarred once he crosses paths at Christmastime with Anna Khitrova, a midwife at a North London hospital. Anna is deeply affected by the death of a teenager while giving birth to a baby, and she resolves to try and trace the baby's lineage and relatives. The girl has a personal diary, but it is written in Russian. Anna accidentally unleashes the full fury of the crime family, and Nikolai unexpectedly finds his loyalties divided. Hanging in the balance is a harrowing chain of murder, deceit, and retribution
Appaloosa by Ed Harris( Visual )

40 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1880s, the American West. Randall Bragg is a rich landowner who is wanted for murdering the town marshal. Lawman Virgil Cole and his deputy Everett Hitch are two friends who are hired to defend a lawless town from the murderous rancher. Their efforts become complicated and their friendship is tested when a young widow arrives in town
28 Days by Betty Thomas( Visual )

25 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A high-flying party girl gets herself a DUI and 28 days in rehab -- and ends up discovering that real happiness must come from within
A dangerous method by David Cronenberg( Visual )

45 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 1,644 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
G. I. Jane by Ridley Scott( Visual )

41 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 1,222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lieutenant O'Neil is the first woman ever given the opportunity to earn a place in the armed forces' most highly skilled combat unit--the elite Navy SEALs. But the already brutal rigors of training camp turn into an unimaginable test of courage and determination once it becomes clear that no one--powerful politicians, top military brass or her male Navy SEAL teammates--wants her to succeed
Alfred Hitchcock's Dial M for Murder by Álex de la Iglesia( Visual )

49 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 1,113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To Manhattan's elite, Wall Street wheeler-dealer Steven Taylor seems like a devoted husband. He isn't. Beautiful, accomplished Emily Bradford Taylor seems like a faithful wife. She isn't. And when Steven hires Emily's lover to kill her, it seems like a perfect murder. It isn't. In fact, very little is what it seems
The two faces of January by Hossein Amini( Visual )

29 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 927 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sleek thriller set in Greece and Istanbul in 1962. Intrigue begins at the Parthenon when wealthy American tourists Chester MacFarland and his young wife Collete meet American ex-pat Rydal, a scammer working as a tour guide. The two befriend him, but a murder at the couple's hotel puts all three on the run together and creates a precarious bond between them as the trio's allegiance is put to the test
On the road by Jack Kerouac( Visual )

10 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 855 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traveling cross-country, young writer Sal Paradise has his life shaken by the arrival of free-spirited Dean Moriarty and his girl, Marylou. As they travel across the country, they encounter a mix of people who each impact their journey indelibly
No way out by Brian De Palma( Visual )

10 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 688 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Carlito is released from prison on a technicality, he feels that this is his chance to go straight. However, his cronies from the past and younger gangsters who are trying to make a name for themselves, make this impossible
The people speak( Visual )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 669 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at social change throughout history, as seen through the music, poetry, speeches, and manifestos of rebels, dissenters, and visionaries from our past - and present - including Frederick Douglass, Susan B. Anthony, Bob Dylan, Langston Hughes, Chief Joseph, Muhammad Ali, along with unknown veterans, union workers, abolitionists, and many others never featured in high school textbooks. Celebrates the extraordinary possibilities for creating social change that ordinary people have realized throughout the course of our nation's rich but often ignored history of dissent and protest
A walk on the moon( Visual )

14 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's the summer of 1969 and realizing she missing the sexual revolution Pearl has a passionate affair with a free-spirited young man, but then she has to make a choice between her husband and family or her newfound desires
Psycho by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

32 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Criminal on the run, Marion Crane (Anne Heche) takes refuge at the motel operated by Norman Bates (Vince Vaughn)-- a troubled man whose victims encounter a grisly fate at the hands of his 'mother.' Marion soon becomes the next victim and her disappearance prompts inquiries from her sister (Julianne Moore) and a private investigator (William H. Macy). They both soon discover the morbid bond linking Norman to his mysterious 'mother' at the Bates Motel"--Container label
Capitaine Alatriste by Agustín Díaz Yanez( Visual )

37 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Diego Alatriste, a former soldier and mercenary who becomes a hero of Spain's 17th century imperial wars
Loin des hommes by David Oelhoffen( Visual )

10 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in French and English and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1954 a reclusive ex-soldier is thrown into the woes of rebellion when he's ordered to escort a villager accused of murder to prison during the Algerian War. As their journey leads them through a deadly fire-fight between settlers and rebels, the two men on opposite sides of the conflict must join forces to survive
Good by Vincente Amorim( Visual )

34 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Halder is a professor of literature who is reluctant to align himself with the Nazi Party in 1930s Germany. When the stresses in his personal life become unbearable, he joins the party in order to keep his job and improve his career (and income). As he moves up the party ranks, his professional decisions have devastating effects on those around him
Coincidence of memory by Viggo Mortensen( Book )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Digte og prosastykker om situationer, lokaliteter og tanker knyttet til livet i USA
La strada The road by Federico Fellini( Visual )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in French and English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A father and his son are two of the last remaining people on earth after an unexplained tragedy has destroyed most of life. As the two head south, they are faced with many trials and tribulations along the way. An intense bond between the father and son is formed as together they strive to not only survive, but to retain humanity as they help the people they encounter along the way
Hole in the sun by Viggo Mortensen( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A photography collection
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
A history of violence
Alternative Names
Mortensen, Viggo

Mortensen, Viggo Peter 1958-

Viggo Mortensen

Viggo Mortensen acteur américain

Viggo Mortensen actor estadounidense

Viggo Mortensen aktor amerykański

Viggo Mortensen Amerikaans filmacteur

Viggo Mortensen amerikansk skuespiller

Viggo Mortensen attore statunitense

Viggo Mortensen dänisch-US-amerikanischer Schauspieler, Fotograf, Dichter, Maler und Musiker

Viggo Mortensen yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

Vigo Mortensen

Viqo Mortensen

Βίγκο Μόρτενσεν

Вигго Мортенсен

Вигго Мортенсен датский и американский актёр, фотограф, поэт, художник и музыкант

Виго Мортенсен

Вігго Мортенсен

Мортенсен, Вигго датский и американский актёр, фотограф, поэт, художник и музыкант

Վիգգո Մորտենսեն

ויגו מורטנסן

فيجو مورتينسين

ویگو مورتنسن نویسنده، شاعر، آهنگساز، موسیقی‌دان، بازیگر، عکاس، نقاش، و خواننده آمریکایی

ڤیگۆ مۆرتنسن

ۆىيگگو مورتەنسەن

விக்கோ மோர்டென்சென்

วิกโก มอร์เทนเซน

ვიგო მორტენსენი

비고 모텐슨

ヴィゴ・モーテンセン

维戈·莫腾森

維果·莫天森

維高·摩天臣

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AppaloosaG. I. JaneAlfred Hitchcock's Dial M for MurderGoodCoincidence of memoryHole in the sunMo te upoko-o-te-ika : for Wellington