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Kretschmann, Thomas 1962-

Works: 171 works in 753 publications in 8 languages and 24,686 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Superhero films  Vampire films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Horror films  Biographical films  Film remakes 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, Other, Creator, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Publications about Thomas Kretschmann
Publications by Thomas Kretschmann
Most widely held works by Thomas Kretschmann
King Kong by Peter Jackson( visu )
40 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and German and held by 3,220 libraries worldwide
Young and beautiful actress Ann Darrow is from the world of 1930s vaudeville, who is down on her luck. She meets Carl Denham, an over-ambitious filmmaker, who brings her on an exploratory expedition to Skull Island where she finds compassion and the true meaning of humanity with an ape named 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 which ultimately leads to catastrophe, including the man who falls in love with Ann and plays an unlikely hero by trying to save her from Kong and her destiny
The young Victoria by Jean-Marc Vallée( visu )
14 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and French and held by 2,020 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
Marvel's The Avengers by Joss Whedon( visu )
2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 1,641 libraries worldwide
When Tony Stark tries to jumpstart a dormant peacekeeping program, things go awry and Earth₂s 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 )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in German and held by 1,403 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 by Stephen Norrington( visu )
15 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 1,293 libraries worldwide
Blade II. The legendary "daywalker" Blade must join forces with a high-powered team of vampires to take on a fearsome 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 )
17 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,151 libraries worldwide
Las Vegas showroom magician Cris Johnson has a secret which is a gift and a curse 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
Stalingrad by Joseph Vilsmaier( visu )
99 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 1,013 libraries worldwide
In the spring of 1942, German troops advance deep into the Soviet Union en route to Stalingrad. Hitler seriously misjudging the tenacity of the Red Army is convinced that the city can be conquered before winter. Inadequately clothed and without sufficient food the Nazi troops literally freeze and starve to death largely abandoned by their leaders. For the soldiers Fritz, Hans, Rollo and GeGe the struggle for life has just begun. Gunfire and bombs are only one part of this hell; most of the soldiers will lose the battle against hunger and cold. The film presents this turning point in World War II as a vast tableau of horror in which the average German soldier was as much a victim of Nazi evil as were the Soviet people
Transsiberian by Brad Anderson( visu )
11 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 849 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 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
Hitman : Agent 47 ( visu )
1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 714 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 by James Redfield( visu )
10 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and Italian and held by 639 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
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" - from container
Dracula ( visu )
7 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 269 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 Marc Lachièze-Rey( visu )
10 editions published in 2011 in English and French and held by 268 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
Immortal by Enki Bilal( visu )
34 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 238 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
Esther by Amos Gitai( visu )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 223 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
Der Pianist by Ronald Harwood( file )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Wladyslaw szpilman, un brillante pianista polaco y judío, escapa de la deportación tras la invasión
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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
Кречман, Томас
Кречманн, Томас, 1962-
Томас Кречман
Թոմաս Կրեչման
תומאס קרצ'מן
توماس كريتشمان
توماس کرتشمن بازیگر آلمانی
தோமஸ் கிரெட்ச்மன்
토마스 크레치만
English (155)
German (59)
Spanish (27)
French (21)
Italian (3)
Chinese (1)
Russian (1)
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