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Mortensen, Viggo 1958-

Overview
Works: 247 works in 1,462 publications in 12 languages and 43,930 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Horror films  Road films  Western films  Dystopian films  Apocalyptic films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Interviewee, Editor, Musician, Other, Contributor, Singer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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The lord of the rings by J. R. R Tolkien( visu )
321 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 16,968 libraries worldwide
Frodo makes his way through the darkness to Mount Doom to destroy the One Ring. Aragon learns of his destiny as the true King and the others prepare for a massive battle that will determine the fate of Middle-Earth
Hidalgo by Joe Johnston( visu )
24 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 2,383 libraries worldwide
With his glory days long past, Frank T. Hopkins is invited to enter the Ocean of Fire, a death-defying 3000 mile race across the Arabian Desert. Pitted against the finest Arabian horses and villainous competitors vowing victory at all costs, this race for extraordinary riches becomes a race for their very lives
The Road by John Hillcoat( visu )
72 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 2,127 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
A history of violence by David Cronenberg( visu )
40 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,926 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?
The Lord of the Rings by Peter Jackson( visu )
86 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,812 libraries worldwide
"Frodo Baggins and the Fellowship continue their quest to destroy the One Ring and stand against the evil of the dark lord Sauron. The Fellowship has divided and now find themselves taking different paths to defeating Sauron and his allies. Their destinies now lie at two towers - Orthanc Tower in Isengard, where the corrupted wizard Saruman waits and Sauron's fortress at Baraddur, deep within the dark lands of Mordor."--Amazon.com
Appaloosa by Ed Harris( visu )
39 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,779 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
Eastern promises by David Cronenberg( visu )
40 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,717 libraries worldwide
Anna, a midwife at a North London hospital, finds the diary of a Russian teenager who dies giving birth to a baby, and resolves to find the young girls' relatives in the hopes of providing the orphaned child with a loving family. As Anna follows the clues the diary provides, she finds evidence of a local Russian mob's criminal activities, and meets Nikolai, a formidable mob enforcer. Anna and Nikolai find themselves growing close as the Russian mobsters behind the girl's death become aware of Anna's discoveries regarding their crimes
A dangerous method by David Cronenberg( visu )
44 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 1,638 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
28 Days by Betty Thomas( visu )
23 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,627 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
G. I. Jane by Ridley Scott( visu )
28 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 1,198 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
A perfect murder by Andrew Davis( visu )
35 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,105 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. Includes added alternate ending with commentary by Director Andrew Davis
The two faces of January by Hossein Amini( visu )
27 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 918 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 Colette meet American expat 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 Walter Salles( visu )
10 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 848 libraries worldwide
Traveling cross-country, Sal and Dean venture out on a personal quest for freedom from the conformity and conservatism engulfing them in search of the unknown, themselves, and the pursuit of it the pure essence of experience. Seeking uncharted terrain and the last American frontier, the duo encounters an eclectic mix of men and women who each indelibly impact their journey toward self-discovery
Carlito's way by Brian De Palma( visu )
10 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 686 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 ( visu )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 663 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
The lord of the rings, the return of the king by Howard Shore( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 661 libraries worldwide
Some lyrics on container insert. Music composed, orchestrated and conducted by Howard Shore
A walk on the moon ( visu )
11 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 508 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
Capitaine Alatriste by Agustín Díaz-Yanes( visu )
40 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 436 libraries worldwide
The story of Diego Alatriste, a former soldier and mercenary who becomes a hero of Spain's 17th century imperial wars
Psycho by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
19 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 427 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
Good by Vincente Amorim( visu )
35 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 408 libraries worldwide
When John Halder's latest novel is enlisted by the Nazi party to push their agenda, his career and social standing instantly advance. But after learning of the Reich's horrific plans for the future, John must decide whether to do nothing and keep his fame or risk losing everything
 
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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
Languages
English (680)
Spanish (103)
French (52)
German (48)
Catalan (11)
Italian (10)
Multiple languages (5)
Chinese (3)
Turkish (2)
Russian (1)
Basque (1)
Polish (1)
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