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Connolly, Billy

Overview
Works: 276 works in 1,041 publications in 9 languages and 37,461 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Animated films  Children's films  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films  Computer animation films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Narrator, Performer, Speaker, Singer, Director, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Billy Connolly
 
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Pocahontas by Walt Disney( Visual )

19 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in English and German and held by 3,170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1607, a group of British adventurers, including John Smith, led by the greedy Virginia Company governor Ratcliffe, set sail for the New World, seeking gold and other treasures. In Virginia, Pocahontas, Chief Powhatan's daughter, ponders her life as she is faced with marriage to the stern warrior, Kocoum. The British establish the settlement of Jamestown, Virginia and dig up the countryside for gold. Smith meets Pocahontas and they overcome their initial conflicts. She teaches him about her world. Relations between the British and the Indians deteriorate. Powhatan captures Smith and is about to execute him, but Pocahontas intervenes and Powhatan sets him free. When Ratcliffe tries to kill Powhatan, Smith saves him but is seriously wounded. He must return to England and Pocahontas must stay
Brave by Mark Andrews( Visual )

42 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 3,008 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Princess Merida, an archer and self-reliant young woman, makes a decision which defies custom and brings chaos to her kingdom. To restore her kingdom, she must rely on her bravery and archery skills
The last samurai by Edward Zwick( Visual )

38 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,952 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tormented Civil War veteran Capt. Nathan Algren is coerced by a mercenary officer to train the Japanese Emperor's troops in the use of modern weaponry. Opposing this modernization are the samurai warriors who are holding fast to their traditions of honor, despite their strategic disadvantage. As a captive of the samurai leader, Algren learns, appreciates, and adopts the samurai code, switching sides for a climactic battle that will put everyone's honor to the ultimate test
Lemony Snicket's A series of unfortunate events by Bradley Silberling( Visual )

15 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The three Bauderlaire orphans land in the home of their uncle, Count Olaf, who will stop at nothing to get their enormous fortune for his very own. As they try to stay one step ahead of his villainous schemes, they discover a strange world filled with even stranger people
Open season by Steve Moore( Visual )

18 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 2,239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A performing grizzly bear named Boog, who has been domesticated by a park ranger, Beth, helps deer friend Elliot escape from the mullet-sporting hunter, Shaw. When the two animals escape to the forest they become lost - just as hunting season begins. To make the situation worse, Boog doesn't know how to survive outside of his beloved ranch. Elliott and Boog develop a strong bond not only between themselves but also with the other wild animals as they attempt to drive the hunters out of the forest
The boondock saints II all saints day by Sean Patrick Flanery( Visual )

32 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 2,087 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For the past eight years, the MacManus brothers have been living with their father on a remote sheep farm in Ireland, far removed from their past vigilante lifestyle. When their uncle informs them that their beloved priest has been killed by the mob, and they are being framed for the murder, the duo return back to Boston to, not only, bring justice to those who are responsible, but clear their names
Quartet by Dustin Hoffman( Visual )

38 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rumor circling the halls is that Beecham House (the home for retired musicians) is soon to play host to a new resident. Word is, it's a star. Reginald, Wilfred and Cecily are in for a special shock when the new arrival turns out to be none other than their former singing partner, Jean. Her subsequent career as a star soloist, and the ego that accompanied it, split up their long friendship and ended her marriage to Reggie, who takes the news of her arrival particularly hard
White oleander by Claude Chabrol( Visual )

13 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 1,518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ingrid, a smart, free-spirited, and somewhat narcissistic artist kills her deceitful lover in a crime of passion. Even while serving a prison sentence, she exerts control over her adoring teenage daughter, Astrid, who's forced to spend her teenage years in a series of foster homes before becoming her own person. Explores the strange relationship of Ingrid and Astrid, and includes Astrid's relationship with her foster mothers. At first merely an appendage of her mother, Astrid develops as a result of her peripatetic adolescence
Mrs. Brown by John Madden( Visual )

66 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Queen Victoria was the world's most powerful woman. Rugged Scotsman John Brown was a lowly servant who looked after her horses. Yet circumstances brought them together
Timeline by Michael Crichton( Visual )

21 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of present-day archeology students are stunned to discover a handwritten plea for help dated April 2, 1357 ... from their own professor. He's been blasted back in time to the 14th century. To rescue him, they must travel back and survive one of the most violent battles in world history--and make it back to the 21st century alive
Gulliver's travels Gulliver's fun pack by Rob Letterman( Visual )

12 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and French and held by 1,223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When a shipwreck lands a lowly mailroom clerk named Gulliver (Black) on the fantastical island of Lilliput, he transforms into a giant--in size and ego! Gulliver's tall tales and heroic deeds win the hearts of the tiny Lilliputians, but when he loses it all and puts his newfound friends in peril, Gulliver must find a way to undo the damage. Through it all, Gulliver may just learn that it's how big you are on the inside that counts"--Container
Pocahontas Pocahontas II : journey to a new world by Irene Bedard( Visual )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Pocahontas must bridge the gap between her tribe and the settlers of Jamestown
What we did on our holiday( Visual )

10 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and German and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Doug and Abi take their kids on a family vacation. Surrounded by relatives, the kids innocently reveal the ins and outs of their family life and many intimate details about their parents. It's soon clear that when it comes to keeping a big secret under wraps from the rest of the family, their children are their biggest liability
Fido by Andrew Currie( Visual )

14 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Timmy's best friend in the whole world is a six-foot tall rotting zombie named Fido. When Fido eats the next-door neighbor, Mom and Dad hit the roof, and Timmy has to go to the ends of the Earth to keep Fido a part of the family
Journey to the edge of the world by Billy Connolly( Visual )

30 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Join Billy Connolly on an adventurous journey of a lifetime from the Atlantic Ocean to the Pacific Ocean along the legendary North West Passage
Billy Connolly's world tour of Australia : with photographs by Billy Connolly( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Billy Connolly's Route 66 the Big Yin on the ultimate American road trip by Billy Connolly( Recording )

5 editions published in 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having always dreamed about taking a trip on the legendary Route 66, Billy Connolly is finally heading off on the ride of a lifetime. Travelling all 2,488 miles of this epic road, known as "The Main Street of America", the Big Yin will share the experiences of the countless travellers who have taken the journey before him. The tales he'll gather on the way, from the skyscrapers of Chicago through the Wild West badlands of Oklahoma and Texas, and on to the beaches of the Pacific coast, will tell the story of modern America. And they might just inspire a few readers to get on their bikes as well
Journey to the edge of the world by Billy Connolly( Book )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the Atlantic to the Pacific via the fabled Northwest Passage, Billy Connolly searches for the beauty of ordinariness and bumps into many weird and wonderful people along the way, from the fiddle-playing scarecrow-maker to the septuagenarian pioneer who still lives as her ancestors did. He learns how not to be intimate with bears and how to pan for gold. He herds cattle, attempts the finer complexities of the Inuit language, and kisses a cod. At this pivotal moment in history when this once isolated wilderness is about to be invaded by modern-day speculators, the inimitable Billy retraces the steps of romantics and nutters, those looking for love or just hoping to get rich. He leads us through this land¡s incredible past
Muppet Treasure Island( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A treasure trove of hearty laughs with two of the funniest, most action-packed Muppet movies in this heartwarming two-disc collection. From the special star-studded lunacy in Muppet Treasure Island to the jewel-heist hilarity of The Great Muppet Caper, these two classic comedy-adventures are packed with music, mirth, mayhem, and of course, Kermit, Miss Piggy, Animal, Fozzie, Gonzo, and all your Muppet favorites
Billy Connolly's Route 66 : the Big Yin on the ultimate American road trip by Billy Connolly( Book )

4 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and Czech and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

British comedian Billy Connolly takes legendary Route 66 from Chicago to Santa Monica Pier in California and describes the scenes and persons he meets along the way
 
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Lemony Snicket's A series of unfortunate events
Alternative Names
Bilis Konolis

Billy Connolly acteur, chanteur de pop folk rock

Billy Connolly attore, comico e musicista scozzese

Billy Connolly British comedian

Billy Connolly Brits acteur

Billy Connolly brytyjski aktor komediowy

Billy Connolly schottischer Komiker, Musiker, Moderator und Schauspieler

Billy Connolly skót színész

Connolly, William 1942-

The Big Yin 1942-....

Yin Yin 1942-....

Били Конъли

Билли Коннолли

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בילי קאנאלי סקאטישער קאמיקער, מוזיקער און אקטיאר

بیلی کانلی بازیگر و کمدین بریتانیایی

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ビリー・コノリー

比利·康諾利

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Open seasonThe boondock saints II all saints dayWhite oleanderTimelineBilly Connolly's world tour of Australia : with photographsBilly Connolly's Route 66 : the Big Yin on the ultimate American road tripJourney to the edge of the world