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Skerritt, Tom

Overview
Works: 116 works in 230 publications in 1 language and 26,140 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Children's films  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Juvenile works  Animated films  Horror films  Motion pictures 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Tom Skerritt
A river runs through it by Robert Redford( Visual )

9 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 2,370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of two brothers, Norman and Paul Maclean, growing up in Montana. While Paul rebels against the stern nature of the boys' father Rev. Maclean, Norman pursues his dream of becoming a writer. Despite the brothers' differences, they are ultimately bonded by their mutual love of fly-fishing
Steel magnolias by Robert Harling( Visual )

13 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 2,302 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
MASH by Robert Altman( Visual )

9 editions published between 1981 and 2009 in English and held by 2,206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pair of surgeons at a Mobile Army Surgical Hospital in Korea create havoc with their late-night parties, and their practical jokes pulled on nurses and other doctors
Alien by Ridley Scott( Visual )

16 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and held by 2,185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Terror begins when the crew of a spaceship investigates a transmission from a desolate planet and discovers a life form that is perfectly evolved to annihilate mankind. Each crew member is slain until only Ripley is left
Top gun by Tony Scott( Visual )

11 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 1,203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the elite Navy Fighter Weapons School, cocky, young pilots compete against one another in the air as well as on the ground
The Velveteen rabbit all you need to do is believe by Margery Williams Bianco( Visual )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 1,142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Toby is forced to spend the holidays with his stern grandmother, but when he discovers the magical attic he finds forgotten stuffed animals, and a stuffed rabbit changes his life forever
Tears of the sun by Alex Lasker( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 1,123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Loyal veteran Navy S.E.A.L. A.K. Waters is sent into the heart of war-torn Africa on a hazardous assignment to rescue Dr. Lena Hendricks, a U.S. citizen who runs a mission. When the beautiful doctor refuses to abandon the refugees in her care, Lt. Waters finds himself having to choose between following orders and the dictates of his own conscience. Together, they begin a dangerous trek through the deadly jungle, all the while being pursued by a rebel milita group, with only one goal in mind: to assassinate Lt. Waters' unit and the refugees in his care"--Packaging
Whiteout by Dominic Sena( Visual )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 881 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

U.S. Marshal Carrie Stetko is the only law-enforcement officer assigned to Antarctica. Carrie is on the verge of shipping out before the really bad weather hits, when she is confronted with a mysterious murder that sounds like a riddle: how'd a lone corpse find its way to the middle of an ice field, as though dropped from a great height? And what does this have to do with the prologue about a Soviet fighter jet crashing some decades earlier? Along with other snowbound stragglers are a U.N. investigator, some cocky pilots, and a grizzled doctor
The parent trap by David Swift( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 826 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The parent trap: Susan and Sharon are identical twins that are separated by birth. Once they realize who they are, they make a plan to switch place with the high hopes of getting their parents back together again. The parent trap II: Now grown up, Sharon is a single mom whose daughter meets Mary and the girls turn into scheming matchmakers
At Middleton( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 815 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Straight-laced George and eccentric Edith, two strangers meet on their children's campus tour at the idyllic Middleton College. Failing comically to connect with their kids, George and Edith play hooky together, ditching the official tour for a carefree adventure reminiscent of their own college years. But what begins as an afternoon of fun soon becomes a revealing and enlightening experience that will change their lives forever
Bonneville by Jessica Lange( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Faced with the decision of a lifetime, Arvilla Holden hijacks her two best friends and sets off in a vintage '66 Bonneville convertible across the great American West to deliver her husband's ashes to her step-daughter. What begins as a simple road trip for the trio, will end up becoming a chance to rediscover themselves, their friendship, the importance of promises and always living life to the fullest
Wings( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A small fighter jet gets the chance of a lifetime to compete in an international airshow championship. Determined to win, the jet signs up with a demanding trainer, but the reigning champ wants to make sure the jet won't win the tournment--or even compete
The other sister( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Even though Carla has grown into a very capable young woman, her nervous mother still has a major meltdown when Carla announces she's in love for the first time
Path to war by Daniel Giat( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beginning after his election to the Presidency, Lyndon Johnson's dreams for "The Great Society" and his vision for civil rights in America were overshadowed by the Vietnam War. Johnson watches the nation react to the deaths of young Americans overseas
Your love never fails( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Laura, a working mother who just wants to spend more time with her daughter Kelsey. Unfortunately, her demanding boss Paul has other ideas. When Kelsey's father Dylan files for joint custody, Laura is forced to take Kelsey to Texas, where she confronts the lifestyle, church, and father that she left behind. With the help of the local church minister, Pastor Frank, Laura and Dylan will find their way back to the commitment they made to each other and to Kelsey
Stephen King's The dead zone by David Cronenberg( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

School teacher Johnny Smith had a beautiful fiancée, rewarding career and a fortunate life. Until one tragic accident changed everything. After slamming into an 18-wheeler, Johnny is plunged into a five-year coma. When he awakens, he finds his true collision was with destiny--he now has the remarkable gift (or curse) of seeing into the future
Contact by Robert Zemeckis( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After an astronomer discovers communication emanating from the star Vega, she leads an international team in deciphering it, and travels through space to contact the senders of the message
Alien quadrilogy by Ridley Scott( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete story of Lieutenant Ellen Ripley's recurring battles with members of a parasitical extraterrestrial species
Beer for my horses by Toby Keith( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Oklahoma deputy sheriff hits the road with his deputy and best friend to rescue the love of his life when she is kidnapped by a ruthless drug lord
Wings : sky force heroes( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a young fighter aircraft is asked to compete in an air show competition, he seeks out the help of an experienced air fighter to train him
 
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