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Hopkins, Anthony 1937-

Overview
Works: 740 works in 3,008 publications in 9 languages and 94,231 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Juvenile works  Television plays  Biography  Fiction  Television adaptations  Film and video adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, Interviewee, Artist, Dedicatee, Other, Director, Editor, Contributor, Costume designer, Adapter, Composer, Honoree
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Anthony Hopkins
Publications by Anthony Hopkins
Most widely held works by Anthony Hopkins
The silence of the lambs by Jonathan Demme( visu )
137 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 4,830 libraries worldwide
A young female FBI agent is sent to interview notorious killer, Dr. Hannibal Lecter, in hope of obtaining information that will help the Bureau catch another killer
Amistad by Steven Spielberg( visu )
91 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 3,740 libraries worldwide
Chronicles the 1839 revolt on board the slave ship La Amistad bound for America. Much of the involves the court-room drama about the slave who led the revolt
Bram Stoker's Dracula by Francis Ford Coppola( visu )
78 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 2,737 libraries worldwide
The tortured journey of the devastatingly seductive Transylvanian Prince as he moves from Eastern Europe to 19th century London in search of his reincarnated long-lost love
Legends of the fall by Edward Zwick( visu )
53 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 2,733 libraries worldwide
The story of the Ludlow family of Montana, spanning the first three decades of the 20th century
Howards End by E. M Forster( visu )
80 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 2,650 libraries worldwide
Margaret and Helen Schlegel are sisters from a well-educated European family. A series of events brings them into a relationship with the very English Wilcox family. Both families also come into contact with Leonard Bast and his wife, a couple near the lowest tier of the rigid class system. Leonard's desire for cultural and intellectual status attracts the attention of Helen. Margaret must reconcile her independent spirit with her desire for companionship and a comfortable place in Edwardian society. Her moral strength is eventually able to resolve the tangle of opposites
Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch stole Christmas! by Seuss( visu )
14 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 2,556 libraries worldwide
Why is the Grinch such a grouch? No one seems to know, until little Cindy Lou Who takes matters into her own hands and turns both Whoville and the Grinch's world upside down, inside out ... and funny side up in her search for the true meaning of Christmas
The mask of Zorro by Antonio Banderas( visu )
36 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 2,499 libraries worldwide
The elder Zorro comes out of retirement to train a new Zorro to fight the enemy Montero
Othello by William Shakespeare( visu )
68 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,489 libraries worldwide
Shakespeare's play about the tragic consequences of jealousy. Othello appoints Cassio as his chief lieutenant, arousing the jealosy of Iago, who conspires to undo them both. Iago tells Othello that his wife, the beautiful Desdemona, is having an affair with Cassio. Othello strangles Desdemona before learning of Iago's evil, and then kills himself in remorse
Thor by Kenneth Branagh( visu )
33 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,372 libraries worldwide
The warrior Thor (Hemsworth) is cast out of the fantastic realm of Asgard by his father Odin (Hopkins) for his arrogance and sent to Earth to live among humans. Falling in love with scientist Jane Foster (Portman) teaches Thor much-needed lessons, and his new-found strength comes into play as a villain from his homeland sends dark forces toward Earth
The remains of the day by James Ivory( visu )
53 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,321 libraries worldwide
The story of blind devotion and repressed love between a fanatically proper butler and a high-spirited, strong-minded young housekeeper employed by a British lord who is unwittingly a Nazi dupe
Beowulf by Robert Zemeckis( visu )
23 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 2,258 libraries worldwide
This is not your high school teacher's Old English epic poem, but a motion-capture animated film. In the age of heroes comes the mightiest warrior of them all, Beowulf, to aid King Hrothgar by slaying the monster Grendel. The troubled Danish kingdom has been bedeviled by the demon for years, but in killing him, Beowulf incurs the undying wrath of the beast's ruthlessly seductive mother. After killing her, Beowulf returns to the castle and becomes king. Years pass, and all seems well. Is the age of demons finally over? Before he dies, however, Beowulf must face his past weakness and expiate his sins--if his kingdom is to survive
The elephant man by David Lynch( visu )
90 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,074 libraries worldwide
Based on a true story, the film examines the complex emotional experiences faced by John Merrick, the "Elephant Man", when he is discovered by a dedicated surgeon. Rescued from his degrading life as a circus freak, Merrick is given a chance to live his last years with comfort, respect, and dignity
The Lion in winter by James Goldman( visu )
33 editions published between 1968 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,977 libraries worldwide
Historical drama of the conflict between King Henry II of England and his wife Eleanor of Aquitaine over Henry's successor to the British throne
Hannibal by Ridley Scott( visu )
86 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in 8 languages and held by 1,841 libraries worldwide
After escaping from the asylum in Baltimore, Dr. Hannibal Lecter, moves to Florence, Italy where he has become one of the curators of the Palazzo Vecchio. His cover is broken when a cop, for money, turns Dr. Lecter over to his old patient, Mason Verger. FBI agent Clarice Starling finds out about Mason's evil plot to feed Dr. Lecter to a bunch of man-eating hogs and will do anything to make sure that Mason doesn't succeed
Alexander ( visu )
21 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and Italian and held by 1,815 libraries worldwide
The story of Alexander the Great, who in 4th century BC conquered ninety percent of the known world of the time by defeating Greece, Persia, Afghanistan, and India in just eight years
Meet Joe Black by Martin Brest( visu )
42 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,786 libraries worldwide
Death appears to claim a wealthy media mogul who bargains for more time, during which Death falls in love with the man's daughter
Red dragon by Brett Ratner( visu )
27 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,761 libraries worldwide
Will Graham is an FBI agent who brought Hannibal Lecter to justice; however, his confrontation with Lecter proved to be a bloody, near-death experience. Retiring from the Bureau, he moves to Florida. However, a particularly grisly killer is on the loose, and Jack, Graham's one-time mentor at the Bureau, asks him to return to duty to find him. "The Tooth Fairy" is a vicious murderer who kills entire families at once, covering the eyes of his victims with bits of a shattered mirror
Fracture by Gregory Hoblit( visu )
21 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 1,692 libraries worldwide
Ted Crawford is a wealthy, brilliant, and meticulous structural engineer who lives in Los Angeles. He shoots his wife and entraps her lover. After the police arrive, he signs a confession. At his arraignment, he asserts his rights to represent himself and asks the court to move immediately to trial. The prosecutor is Willy Beachum, a hotshot D.A. who is getting ready to leave for a civil-law firm. He is told by everyone the case is open and shut. Crawford, however, sees Beachum's weakness - the hairline fracture of his character
Hitchcock by Sacha Gervasi( visu )
34 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,663 libraries worldwide
"Plagued by both a reckless ego and nagging self-doubt, Hollywood legend Alfred Hitchcock (Hopkins) becomes obsessed with a grisly murder story that the studios won't back. Determined, he risks his reputation, his home and even the love of his wife Alma (Mirren), as he sets out to make the film. Ultimately, Hitch wins Alma over and the two collaborate to create an enduring masterpiece - Psycho"--Container
A bridge too far by Richard Attenborough( visu )
12 editions published between 1977 and 2009 in English and held by 1,642 libraries worldwide
In September 1944, flush with success after the Normandy Invasion, the Allies confidently launched Operation Market Garden, a wild scheme intended to put an early end to World War II by invading Germany and smashing the Reich's war plants. However, a combination of battlefield politics, faulty intelligence, bad luck and worse weather led to disaster
 
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Alternative Names
Hopkins, Anthony (Actor)
Hopkins, Anthony Philip 1937-
Hopkins, Anthony Philip 1937- Sir
Hopkins, Anthony Philip, Sir, 1937-
Hopkins, Philip Anthony 1937-
Хопкинс, Э 1937-
Хопкинс, Э. (Энтони), 1937-
Languages
English (906)
German (59)
Spanish (37)
French (21)
Italian (13)
Multiple languages (11)
Dutch (2)
Russian (1)
Polish (1)
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