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Kretschmann, Thomas 1962-

Works: 224 works in 680 publications in 8 languages and 21,712 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Historical films  Biographical films  Personal narratives  Biography  War films  Fiction  Science fiction films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, Other, Contributor, Creator
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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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 )
67 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 3,472 libraries worldwide
Based on the memoirs (Śmierć miasta) of Wladyslaw Szpilman, a Polish Jew and a brilliant pianist who watched as his family was shipped off to Nazi labor camps. The film tells of his heroic and inspirational journey of survival with the unlikely help of a sympathetic German officer, as he lived for years in the ruins of Warsaw, hiding from the Nazis
King Kong by Merian C Cooper( visu )
35 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and German and held by 3,152 libraries worldwide
Young and beautiful actress Ann Darrow, from the world of 1930s vaudeville, is down on her luck. She meets Carl Denham, an over-ambitious filmmaker, who brings her on an exploratory expedition to a remote island where she finds compassion and the true meaning of humanity with an ape, Kong. Together, beauty and beast finally meet their fate in New York, where the filmmaker has taken and displayed the ape in the quest of finding his fame by using commercial exploitation. This ultimately leads to catastrophe, including for the man who falls in love with Ann and tries to save her from Kong and her destiny
The young Victoria by Jean-Marc Vallée( visu )
9 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,976 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
Downfall by Joachim C Fest( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in German and held by 1,399 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 )
11 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 1,265 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 )
11 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 1,125 libraries worldwide
Las Vegas showroom magician Cris Johnson has a secret which torments 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 capture Cris and convince him to help her stop the cataclysm
Resident evil apocalypse by Paul Anderson( visu )
14 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 1,109 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
Valkyrie by Bryan Singer( visu )
5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,042 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
Walküre Valkyrie ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1,013 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
Stalingrad by Joseph Vilsmaier( visu )
55 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 917 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
Transsiberian by Brad Anderson( visu )
8 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 820 libraries worldwide
Roy and Jessie are a couple are 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 replace 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 discovers 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
The Celestine Prophecy ( visu )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 648 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 )
9 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 601 libraries worldwide
A band of 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 Galapagos affair : Satan came to Eden ( visu )
2 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 430 libraries worldwide
"Documentary portrait of a 1930s murder mystery" - from container
The big bang ( visu )
7 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 270 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
Dracula ( visu )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 238 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
Esther by Raffaele Mertes( visu )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in German and English and held by 210 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
In enemy hands ( visu )
5 editions published in 2004 in English and German and held by 192 libraries worldwide
The U.S.S. Swordfish U-boat is taken prisoner in a battle with a German sub. Meningitis strikes half the German crew. Avoiding the contagion and POW protocol, crew members and prisoners must work together to survive
Immortal ( visu )
9 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 189 libraries worldwide
A floating pyramid has emerged in the skies above, inhabited by ancient Egyptian Gods. They have cast judgment down upon one of their own, stripping him of immortality. Now he must find a human body to inhabit and search for a way to regain his status
Eichmann by Robert M Young( visu )
11 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 188 libraries worldwide
Based upon the final confession of Adolf Eichmann, made before his execution in Israel as he accounts to Captain Avner Less, a young Israeli police officer, of his past as the architect of Hitler's plan for the 'final solution.' Captured by intelligence operatives in Argentina, fifteen years after World War II, Eichmann, the world's most wanted man, must be broken down and the truth unveiled. As the world waits, two men must confront each other in a battle of wills
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Alternative Names
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
Кречман, Томас
Томас Кречман
תומאס קרצ'מן
توماس كريتشمان
توماس کرتشمن بازیگر آلمانی
தோமஸ் கிரெட்ச்மன்
토마스 크레치만
English (195)
German (52)
French (9)
Russian (6)
Spanish (4)
Multiple languages (2)
Chinese (1)
Italian (1)
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