WorldCat Identities

Wilson, Jim (James A.)

Overview
Works: 45 works in 205 publications in 7 languages and 12,906 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Western films  Historical films  Romance films  History  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Western fiction  Musical films 
Roles: Producer, Author, Director
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jim Wilson
Dances with wolves by Kevin Costner( Visual )

27 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in English and held by 3,679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Sent to protect a U.S. outpost on the desolate frontier, Lt. John Dunbar finds himself alone in the vast wilderness. Befriending the very people he's sent to protect the outpost from, the Sioux Indians, Dunbar slowly comes to revere those he once feared. But when the encroaching U.S. Army threatens to overrun the Sioux, he is forced to make a choice."--Container
Message in a bottle by Luis Mandoki( Visual )

25 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unforgettable film about a woman who stumbles upon a romantic letter stuffed inside a washed-up bottle, and who is at once determined to find the author, who ends up being a recently widowed shipbuilder
The bodyguard by Whitney Houston( Visual )

30 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In her spectacular film debut, Houston plays Rachel Marron, a music/movie superstar at her peak. Fans want to see her, hear her, touch her. But one wants to kill her - and that's where security expert Frank Farmer (Costner) comes in. Farmer is a professional who never lets his guard down. Rachel's glamorous life often puts her at risk. Each expects to be in charge. What they don't expect is to fall in love
Mr. Brooks by Bruce A Evans( Visual )

18 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. Brooks is a successful businessman, a generous philanthropist, a loving father, and a devoted husband. He is seemingly perfect, but he has a secret. He is also the notorious Thumbprint Killer, and no one has ever suspected it until now. Tracy Atwood is a tough detective whose devotion to her craft catches the attention and respect of the serial killer she is hunting, which leads to a symbiotic relationship
Swing vote( Visual )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 1,245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bud Johnson is an apathetic, beer drinking, lovable loser, who is coasting through a life that is passed him by. His one bright spot in his mundane existence is his precocious, over achieving twelve-year old daughter, Molly. She takes care of them both. She accidentally sets off a chain of events on Election Day, which culminates in the presidential election coming down to one vote, Bud's. Suddenly, Bud becomes the voice for everybody when the world realizes that his vote will be the one that elects the next president. Descending on the unwitting inhabitants of the small town of Texico, New Mexico, politicians wage a war for Bud's vote
Wyatt Earp by Lawrence Kasdan( Visual )

10 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kevin Costner plays the man who became a myth in this film directed and co-written by Lawrence Kasdan. Gene Hackman stars as Wyatt's iron-willed father and Dennis Quaid plays Earp's deadly best friend, Doc Holliday. Covers everything from Wichita to Dodge City to the shootout at the O.K. Corral in Tombstone, Arizona
50 to 1( Visual )

10 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 793 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A misfit group of New Mexico cowboys find themselves on the journey of a lifetime when their crooked-footed racehorse qualifies for the Kentucky Derby. Based on the inspiring true story of Mine That Bird, the cowboys face a series of mishaps on their way to Churchill Downs, becoming the ultimate underdogs in a final showdown with the world's racing elite"--
Dances with wolves : the illustrated story of the epic film by Kevin Costner( Book )

3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Postman by Kevin Costner( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The year is 2013. War has crippled the Earth. The United States is no more. Hope is forgotten until a drifter whose fabricated tale of a restored United States gives survivors the will to fight for the freedom they lost
Charlie, the lonesome cougar by Walt Disney( Visual )

4 editions published between 1967 and 2004 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lost, abandoned and frightened, a young cougar is discovered and "adopted" by a lumberman
Changing agriculture : an introduction to systems thinking by Jim Wilson( Book )

5 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dances with Wolves by Michael Blake( Book )

8 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in English and German and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sent to protect a US outpost on the desolate frontier, Lt. John Dunbar finds himself alone in the vast wilderness. Befriending the very people he's sent to protect the outpost from, the Sioux Indians, Dunbar slowly comes to revere those he once feared. But when the encroaching US Army threatens to overrun the Sioux, he is forced to make a choice, one that will forever change his destiny and that or a proud and defiant nation
Head above water by Jim Wilson( Visual )

11 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young wife on vacation with her new husband becomes the object of desire for her childhood pal and an ex-boyfriend the night her husband has to go away
Wyatt Earp's West : images and words by Ben Glass( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Laffit : all about winning( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story behind the hall-of-fame jockey Laffit Pincay, Jr, who had 9,530 wins. Relive all the unforgettable moments, including Laffit's duel with legendary jockey Bill Shoemaker, his life-threatening fall, and his rise to win the Kentucky Derby
The Nicholas Sparks film collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The notebook: A wealthy young woman must choose between true love and a match her parents approve of
Whirly girl( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Risking his future, a straight-laced prep school student follows a mysterious woman to New York City, ditching school, dodging cops and partying at hot nightclubs along the way. Based on a true story
Bull Durham : Dances with wolves, No way out( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No way out: Lt. Commander Tom Farrell has been assigned as the CIA liaison for the Secretary of Defense, David Brice. At a diplomatic bash, the lieutenant is enticed by a sensual and charming cosmopolitan, Susan Atwell. A night of fervent passion blossoms into an enduring romance. But when Farrell finds out that Susan is also his bosses' mistress, it's the start of deadly trouble!
El guardaespaldas The bodyguard( Visual )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Whitney Houston en su espectacular debut cinematográfico, interpreta a Rachel Marron, quien es una super estrella del cine y la música en la cima de su carrera. Sus fans quieren verla; oírla; tocarla, pero hay uno que quiere matarla-y es ahí donde el experto en seguridad Frank Farmer (Kevin Costner) entra en acción. Farmer es un profesional que nunca baja la guardia. Rachel siempre ha estado al mando de su glamorosa vida. Ambos esperan están a cargo; lo que no esperan es enamorarse."--Envase
Parent's intro to ABA by Jim Wilson( )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is written for the parents of children with autism or pervasive developmental disorders. It is also written by a parent and takes the perspective of one who has investigated this topic thoroughly in the pursuit of treatment and training options for his own daughter. As such this book serves well as a concise description of applied behavior analysis as it is applied to the treatment of young children. It is written in layman's terms with the goal of informing and assisting parents in not only evaluating this treatment option but also in actually implementing an in-home ABA program
 
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The bodyguardWyatt EarpDances with wolves : the illustrated story of the epic filmChanging agriculture : an introduction to systems thinkingDances with WolvesWyatt Earp's West : images and wordsThe Nicholas Sparks film collectionWhirly girl
Alternative Names
Jim Wilson Amerikaans filmregisseur

Jim Wilson réalisateur, scénariste, producteur

Jim Wilson regista e produttore statunitense

Jim Wilson US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent, Filmregisseur und Drehbuchautor

Wilson, James A. (Filmmaker)

Джим Уилсон

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جيم ويلسون

جیم ویلسون فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی

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ジム・ウィルソン

吉姆·威森

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