WorldCat Identities

Skerritt, Tom

Works: 7 works in 24 publications in 1 language and 2,638 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biography  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Narrator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Tom Skerritt
Steel magnolias by Herbert Ross( Visual )
11 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 2,325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Six divas of the silver screen - Sally Field, Dolly Parton, Shirley MacLaine, Daryl Hannah, Olympia Dukakis and Julia Roberts - come together as bosom buddies in this hilarious and heartwarming story of life, love and loss in a small Louisiana Parish. At the center of the group is Shelby Eatenton (Roberts), newly married and joyfully pregnant, despite the fact that her diabetes could make childbirth life-threatening. Terrified and angry at the possibility of losing her only daughter, M'Lynn Eatenton (Field) looks to her four closest friends for strength and laughter as she battles her deepest fears of death in order to join Shelby in celebrating the miracle of new life"--Container
Poison Ivy ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A provocative and erotic thriller centered on two schoolgirls: Ivy, the sexy, streetwise new girl in a posh private school; and Cooper, rich, smart, but misunderstood. When Ivy is invited into Cooper's privileged world, she seizes the opportunity for seduction and sets off a chain reaction
Trial by media ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Lyssa Grant Hughes has given blood sweat and tears to build a name for herself as a doctor. As a respected physician promoting women's health issues and fighting for women's rights, she has decided to set her sights on a career in politics. When a family friend tips a reporter about a minor indiscretion in her past, Lyssa's campaign becomes the focus of a media feeding frenzy."--Container
The legend of Pancho Barnes and the Happy Bottom Riding Club ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The Legend of Pancho Barnes and the Happy Bottom Riding Club profiles one of the most colorful and accomplished female pilots of the early 20th century. Florence "Pancho" Barnes became the first female stunt pilot in Hollywood in 1929 and shattered Amelia Earhart's air speed record in 1930. In the 1940's and 50's, Pancho entertained the best test pilots in the world -- men with the right stuff -- at her "Happy Bottom Riding Club" guest ranch near Edwards Air Force Base. When Chuck Yeager broke the sound barrier in the rocket-powered Bell X-1 in 1947, he and his team partied with Pancho. A friend of the fast and the famous, Pancho Barnes was a swaggering, forceful woman whose exploits and accomplishements are truly the stuff of legend." -- Container
Steel magnolias ( Book )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Trial by media ( )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Press kit includes two copies of production information
Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.17 (from 0.10 for Steel magn ... to 0.47 for POISON IVY ...)
English (24)