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Holm, Ian 1931-

Overview
Works: 1,049 works in 3,574 publications in 6 languages and 79,630 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  Action and adventure films  Historical films  Science fiction films  History  Comedy films  Biographical films  Horror films 
Roles: Actor, vac, Narrator, Performer, Other, Author, Commentator, Recipient, Creator, Costume designer, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Ian Holm
The Lord of the rings by J. R. R Tolkien( Visual )

48 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,081 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Assisted by a fellowship of heroes, Middle-earth hobbit, Frodo Baggins, plunges into a perilous trek to take the mystical One Ring to Mount Doom so that it and its magical powers can be destroyed and never possessed by evil Lord Sauron. An epic adventure of good against evil, the power of friendship, and individual courage
Hamlet by Franco Zeffirelli( Visual )

37 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 3,076 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hamlet, a prince of medieval-era Denmark, senses treachery behind his royal father's death. His mother is all too dangerously entangled in that treachery. This film portrays Shakespeare's immortal tale of high adventure and evil deeds
Henry V by William Shakespeare( Visual )

79 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,901 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Prince Hal" has ascended to the throne of England. He proceeds to assert his hereditary claim to the throne of France, gathers an army and embarks on a course that will lead to one of England's greatest battlefield triumphs--the bloody Battle of Agincourt--and forever change the face of Europe. King Henry V unites his people, deals justly with traitors, leads his soldiers to victory, and in the end ensures the peace by marrying the French princess Katherine
Ratatouille( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 2,498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rat named Remy dreams of becoming a great chef despite his family's wishes and the obvious problem of being a rat in a decidedly rodent-phobic profession. When fate places Remy in Paris, he finds himself ideally situated beneath a restaurant made famous by his culinary hero. Despite the apparent dangers of being an unwanted visitor in the kitchen of one of Paris' most exclusive restaurants, Remy forms an unlikely partnership with Linguini, the garbage boy, who inadvertently discovers Remy's amazing talents. They strike a deal, ultimately setting into motion a chain of extraordinary events that turns the culinary world of Paris upside down
The Lord of the Rings by Orlando Bloom( Visual )

30 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 2,361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This third installment finds Middle-Earth on the verge of great change. Frodo and Sam are approaching Mount Doom to destroy the One Ring and a massive battle is about to ensue that will determine the fate of Middle Earth
The hobbit : an unexpected journey by J. R. R Tolkien( Visual )

31 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The first in a trilogy of films based on the enduring masterpiece The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien. Follows title character Bilbo Baggins, who - along with the Wizard Gandalf and 13 dwarves, led by Thorin Oakenshield - is swept into an epic quest to reclaim the lost Dwarf Kingdom of Erebor from the fearsome dragon Smaug. Their journey will take them into the wild, through treacherous lands inhabited by goblins, orcs and deadly wargs, as well as a mysterious and sinister figure known only as the Necromancer. Along the path, the unassuming Bilbo Baggins not only discovers depths of ingenuity and courage that surprise even himself, he also gains possession of precious ring tied to the fate of all Middle-Earth in ways he cannot begin to imagine"--Container
The lord of the rings by return of the king (Motion picture : 2003) Lord of the rings( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 1,998 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"El Señor de los Anillos: El Retorno del Rey es la última y final adaptación de las películas de los famosos libros de J.R.R. Tolkjen. En esta Edición Especial Extendida en DVD, el director Peter Jackson y su sensacional elenco y reparto técnico han reinventado de forma maestra la legendaria trilogía de películas. Para crear esta edición extendida de la película, Jackson y sus editores no solamente adormaron las escenas que fueron suprimidas de la producción original. Reinventaron esta nueva versión de la película tal como si la hubieran creado por primera vez. Además, alrededor de 350 nuevas tomas con efectos especiales fueron incorporadas a esta versión. Y, como en La Comunidad del Anillo y Las Dos Torres, Howard Shore compuso música adicional específica para este material."--Envase
The aviator( Visual )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 1,989 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Howard Hughes was a rich young man from Texas, heir to his father's fortune, when he decided he wanted to make movies. Age 21, he made the most expensive Hollywood film ever (at the time); and went on to break air-speed records, make another fortune in aircraft design, smash Charles Lindbergh's round-the-world flight record, and be romantically linked with almost all of Hollywood's famous beauties. Nevertheless, he died alone, sealed into a room he never left, the victim of compulsions that drove him to greatness, while containing the seeds of his undoing
Alien by Ridley Scott( Visual )

71 editions published between 1979 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mindless, savage, and merciless alien is attacking the crew of an intergalactic freighter, and it must be stopped before they are all killed
Lord of war by Andrew Niccol( Visual )

35 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and held by 1,725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the rise and fall of Yuri Orlov, from his early days in the early 1980s in Little Odessa to selling guns to mobsters in his local neighbourhood, and through to his ascension through the decade of excess and indulgence into the early 90s. He forms a business partnership with an African warlord and his psychotic son. His relationship with his younger brother is somewhat volatile, he is married to a famous model, and he is relentlessly pursued by a determined federal agent and his inner demons sway between his drive for success and the immorality of what he does
The fifth element by Luc Besson( Visual )

87 editions published between 1997 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 1,655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

250 years in the future--and what a bright, noisy and vigorously colorful future it is--a beleaguered taxi hack, more accustomed to combating mechanical failures and bothersome creditors, finds himself pitted against Evil with a capital "E." It seems dubious he's up to the challenge
Mary Shelley's Frankenstein by Kenneth Branagh( Visual )

26 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and French and held by 1,584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of Victor Frankenstein, a promising young doctor who, devastated by the death of his mother during child birth, becomes obsessed with bringing the dead back to life. His experiments lead to the creation of a creature which Frankenstein has put together from the remains of corpses. The creature turns into a monster when Dr. Frankenstein rejects him. Sticking close to the original novel, the film guides us through the story of Frankenstein's quest for knowledge, and his creature's search for his "father."
Garden State by Zach Braff( Visual )

20 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Andrew Largeman returns from self-imposed exile in Los Angeles to his hometown in New Jersey for his mother's funeral. Andrew has spent years cut off from his darker feelings with the aid of pharmaceuticals prescribed by his father, Gideon, a coldly formal psychiatrist. Afterward, he takes to tooling around on his antique motorcycle, finding old friends and making new ones. When he meets and begins to fall for Sam, he finds himself slowly awaking not only to the pain of life but also to the life-affirming power of love
The hobbit : the battle of the five armies by Peter Jackson( Visual )

26 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The epic conclusion to the adventures of Bilbo Baggins. The dragon Smaug rains his fiery wrath down upon the defenseless men, women, and children of Lake-town. Obsessed above all else with his reclaimed treasure, Thorin sacrifices friendship and honor to hoard it as Bilbo attempts to make him see reason
The Madness of King George by Nicholas Hytner( Visual )

66 editions published between 1994 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the life of King George III, this is the story of royal intrigue, sexual indiscretions, backstairs plotting and a battle for power between Parliament and the throne, all occurring while the king is being treated for an unknown illness
Chariots of fire( Visual )

2 editions published between 1981 and 2005 in English and held by 1,425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story, told in flashback, of two young British sprinters competing for fame in the 1924 Olympics. Eric, a devout Scottish missionary runs because he knows it must please God. Harold, the son of a newly rich Jew runs to prove his place in Cambridge society. In a warmup 100 meter race, Eric defeats Harold, who hires a pro trainer to prepare him. Eric, whose qualifying heat is scheduled for a Sunday, refuses to run despite pressure from the Olympic committee. A compromise is reached when a nobleman allows Eric to compete in his 400 meter slot. Eric and Harold win their respective races and go on to achieve fame as missionary and businessman/athletic advocate, respectively
From hell by Allen Hughes( Visual )

60 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scotland Yard Inspector Fred Abberline, a psychic and opium addict, tracks down Jack the Ripper in 1888 London
The sweet hereafter by Atom Egoyan( Visual )

76 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following a tragic schoolbus accident, high-profile lawyer Mitchell Stephens descends upon a small town. With promises of retribution and a class-action lawsuit filed on behalf of the grieving community, Stephens begins his investigation into the details of the crash. But beneath the town's calm, he uncovers a tangled web of lies, deceit and forbidden desires that mirrors his own troubled personal life. Gradually, we learn that Stephens has his own agenda, and that everyone has secrets to keep
Brazil by Terry Gilliam( Visual )

41 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A daydreaming bureaucrat becomes involved with an underground superhero and a beautiful mysterious woman and becomes the tragic victim of his own romantic illusions
Big night by Stanley Tucci( Visual )

27 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of two brothers whose Italian restaurant is on the verge of bankruptcy. Their only chance to save it is to risk everything they own on an extravagant feast for band leader Louis Prima. But their big night is complicated by a lovers' triangle, a sneaky restaurant rival, and the hilarious perfectionism of chef Primo
 
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