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Kretschmann, Thomas 1962-

Overview
Works: 241 works in 815 publications in 12 languages and 25,196 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Historical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Horror films  Biographical films  Science fiction films  Monster films  History 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Other, Author, Creator, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Thomas Kretschmann
Publications by Thomas Kretschmann
Most widely held works by Thomas Kretschmann
The Pianist by Roman Polanski( visu )
163 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in 13 languages and held by 3,755 libraries worldwide
Based on the memoirs of Wladyslaw Szpilman, a Polish Jew, who was a brilliant pianist. He watched as his family was shipped off to Nazi labor camps. He managed to escape and lived for years in the ruins of Warsaw, hiding from the Nazis
King Kong by Merian C Cooper( visu )
42 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in English and German and held by 3,241 libraries worldwide
In the 1930s, a down-on-her-luck actress accompanies an over-ambitious filmmaker on an expedition to a remote island. There they encounter a terrifying giant ape who forms an attachment to the beautiful actress. Hoping to win fame and fortune, the filmmaker brings the ape back to New York City for public exhibition, with catastrophic results
Walküre = Valkyrie by Bryan Singer ( '08 ) Movie( visu )
15 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and Multiple languages and held by 2,125 libraries worldwide
Based on the incredible true story of Colonel Claus von Stauffenberg and his ingenious assassination plot targeting Adolf Hitler, this engrossing thriller reenacts the daring operation to eliminate one of the most evil tyrants the world has ever known
The young Victoria by Jean-Marc Vallée( visu )
12 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 2,014 libraries worldwide
Chronicles the life and times of Queen Victoria from her childhood to her early rise to power and the first turbulent years of her rule. Her romantic relationship and eventual marriage to Prince Albert culminates in a royal power struggle which ultimately is the key to her happiness when she comes to the realization that he is someone she can fully trust and believe in
Avengers, age of Ultron ( visu )
2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 1,726 libraries worldwide
When Tony Stark tries to jumpstart a dormant peacekeeping program, things go awry and Earth's Mightiest Heroes, including Iron Man, Captain America, Thor, The Incredible Hulk, Black Widow, and Hawkeye, are put to the ultimate test as the fate of the planet hangs in the balance. As the villainous Ultron emerges, it is up to The Avengers to stop him from enacting his terrible plans, and soon uneasy alliances and unexpected action pave the way for an epic and unique global adventure
Downfall by Oliver Hirschbiegel( visu )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in German and held by 1,400 libraries worldwide
Loosely based on her actual first-hand account, depicts the final ten days of Nazi Germany as seen through the eyes of Hitler's then-secretary Gertraud (Traudl) Junge. Joining Hitler and his inner circle at their bunker in Berlin, she witnesses the collapse of Hitler's plans for the Third Reich. As the Russian army takes the city, the dissipation, horrific beliefs, and merciless logic of Hitler's philosophy and followers becomes ever more apparent and visceral
Blade II by Guillermo del Toro( visu )
13 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 1,294 libraries worldwide
The legendary "daywalker" Blade must join forces with a high-powered team of vampires to take on a fearsom threat more deadly than either has seen before. These unlikely allies must stop a race of super-vampires intent on destroying everyone in their path - human or vampire
Next by Lee Tamahori( visu )
16 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,160 libraries worldwide
Las Vegas showroom magician Cris Johnson has a secret which totments him. He can see a few minutes into the future. Sick of the examinations he underwent as a child and the interest of the government and medical establishment in his power, he lies low in Vegas under an assumed name. There, he performs cheap tricks and lives off small-time gambling "winnings." But when a terrorist group threatens to detonate a nuclear device in Los Angeles, government agent Callie Ferris must use all her wiles to captukre Cris and convince him to help her stop the cataclysm
Resident evil : afterlife by Paul Anderson( visu )
16 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 860 libraries worldwide
After the re-opening of the Hive and the T-Virus, the Umbrella Corporation quarantines the whole city, disabling anyone at all from leaving. Among those trapped within, are members of the suspended STARS group. To survive the mess around them, Alice, now a genetically modified project, has to accept a deal with Dr. Ashford, a scientist whose daughter has gone missing, and escort her out of the city. If Alice accepts, he'll ensure that the group are safely flown out of the quarantined city before the deadly Nemesis eliminates them all
Transsiberian by An de sheng( visu )
11 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 856 libraries worldwide
Roy and Jessie are a couple in a rocky relationship. Following a stay in Beijing they decide to give their relationship one last go and have another adventure together. They decide to travel on the Transsiberian from China to Moscow. The couple discover that the days of the train's glorious luxury has faded and has been replaced with cold steel carriages and indifferent fellow passengers. It is reputed to include drug traffickers. In the company of a fellow western couple, Carlos and Abby, everything goes well until the four decide to get off the train at one stop. They soon discover that Carlos is a drug dealer who was being pursued by corrupt police officers, and they are now after Jessie. Unwittingly, Roy and Jessie get caught up in the dark world of smuggling and betrayal. And they know that while the train is in motion, there is no means of escape
Hitman : Agent 47 ( visu )
2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 762 libraries worldwide
An elite assassin, 47, teams up with a young woman to discover his past and how he became the perfect killing machine, and why others are after those secrets as well
The Celestine Prophecy ( visu )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 630 libraries worldwide
John Woodson is disillusioned and temporarily without direction. Through a mysterious set of coincidences, he finds himself on an adventure to Peru in search of ancient scrolls, known as the Celestine Prophecy. The prophecy and its nine key insights, predict a new awakening that will redefine human life and provide a glimpse into a completely spiritual culture on earth. Resistant at first, John finds that with each step he takes and person he meets leads him to a new awakening. It is only when he finally lets go does he find his destiny and comes to understand the meaning that had escaped him when his adventure began
Stalingrad by Fedor Bondarchuk( visu )
7 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 618 libraries worldwide
An epic look at the battle that turned the tide of World War II. A band of determined Russian soldiers fight to hold a strategic building in their devastated city against a ruthless German army, and in the process become deeply connected to two Russian women who have been living there. The scale of the battle contrasts dramatically with the human drama of the Russian soldiers, the few remaining civilians and their invaders into Stalingrad
Stalingrad by Joseph Vilsmaier( visu )
50 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 544 libraries worldwide
"In the late fall of 1942, thousands of German soldiers set out to fight one of the bloodiest battles of all time. 'Stalingrad' is the story of four of these soldiers, as they struggle against both physical and emotional enemies ... the anonymity of the enemy is lost and the soldiers must face the war literally eye to eye"--Slipcase
The Galapagos affair : Satan came to Eden ( visu )
3 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 472 libraries worldwide
"Documentary portrait of a 1930s murder mystery"--Container
Stalingrad by Joseph Vilsmaier( visu )
12 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 412 libraries worldwide
"From the same production team that was responsible for the great war classic 'Das Boot', this film brings to the screen the story of the bloodiest battle in the history of warfare - the fight for Stalingrad - where over 2 million men lost their lives. Stalingrad was the turning point in the war for the Germans. They never recovered from this devastating defeat. But like 'Das Boot', 'Stalingrad's emphasis is not simply on the battle but on certain young men who fought in that war - their hopes, their fears, their stories." [container]
Resident evil ( visu )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and Multiple languages and held by 311 libraries worldwide
Resident evil: apocalypse: General Cain orders The Hive reopened, and in doing so contaminates all of Raccoon City, a city of the dead, with Alice stuck right in the middle. Now, along with other surviors, Jill, Carlos and Captain Nicholai, they must fight to survive and escape the nightmare that has plaqed Raccoon City. Matt Addison has been a new threat as he has fully mutated into a seemingly unstoppable creature, code named Nemesis. Nemesis will stop at nothing until everything around him is dead
Dracula ( visu )
5 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 271 libraries worldwide
Centuries after the Order of the Dragon cursed him with immortality and murdered his wife, Dracula arrives in Victorian London to wreak his revenge. Posing as an American industrialist who intends to bring modern science to England, Dracula sets out to destroy the sect, only to fall in love with a woman who strongly resembles his dead wife, an obsession that threatens to thwart all his plans
The big bang by Lucilla Giagnoni( visu )
9 editions published in 2011 in English and French and held by 269 libraries worldwide
Three ruthless cops, desperate to find a stash of diamonds hidden in the desert, kidnap a tough private investigator. He recounts the events of his latest case that led to his abduction, which involves a brutal Russian boxer, a missing stripper, and a billionaire surfer looking to recreate the Big Bang. The solution to the mystery will cost ten lives, net $30 million, and just might explain ... well, everything
Esther by Raffaele Mertes( visu )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in German and English and held by 225 libraries worldwide
Dramatization of the story of Esther, a Jewish woman loved by King Ahasuerus, who persuades him to show her people mercy, thus averting a planned genocide of the Jews by the King's right-hand man Haman
 
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Alternative Names
Krechmann, Tomas, 1962-
Krečman, Tomas
Thomas Kretschmann acteur allemand
Thomas Kretschmann actor
Thomas Kretschmann aktor niemiecki
Thomas Kretschmann attore tedesco
Thomas Kretschmann Duits acteur
Thomas Kretschmann German actor
Thomas Kretschmann saksalainen näyttelijä
Thomas Kretschmann tysk skådespelare
Thomas Kretschmann tysk skodespelar
Thomas Kretschmann tysk skuespiller
Tomas Krečman
Τόμας Κρέτσμαν
Кречман, Томас
Кречманн, Томас, 1962-
Томас Кречман
Թոմաս Կրեչման
תומאס קרצ'מן
תומאס קרצ'מן שחקן גרמני
توماس كريتشمان
توماس کرتشمن بازیگر آلمانی
தோமஸ் கிரெட்ச்மன்
ტომას კრეჩმენი
토마스 크레치만
トーマス・クレッチマン
托马斯·克莱舒曼
Languages
English (253)
German (58)
Spanish (25)
French (24)
Russian (7)
Basque (6)
Italian (6)
Multiple languages (5)
Chinese (2)
Turkish (2)
Polish (1)
Catalan (1)
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