WorldCat Identities

Dennehy, Brian

Overview
Works: 560 works in 1,698 publications in 8 languages and 46,109 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Romance films  Comedy films  Western films  Biography  History  Documentary television programs  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Actor, vac, Narrator, Performer, Director, Author of screenplay, Artist, Interviewee, Recipient, Other, Author, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works by Brian Dennehy
Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare( Visual )

86 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 3,487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A modern adaptation of the classic love story, moved to the futuristic urban backdrop of Verona Beach
Ratatouille by Brad Bird( Visual )

41 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 3,148 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 ultimate gift by Twentieth Century Fox( Visual )

12 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in English and held by 1,602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A deceased billionaire leaves his spoiled adult grandson a series of odd tasks to perform in order to receive 'the ultimate gift', with the resentful grandson having no idea what that might be
Presumed innocent by Alan J Pakula( Visual )

51 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rusty Sabich's been swept up in an obsessive affair with a coworker in the prosecutor's office. When she is murdered, he's asked to lead the investigation. Then, astonishingly, he's accused of the crime. He's the perfect suspect, and his fight to clear his name pulls him into a whirlpool of lies and secrets
Cocoon by Ron Howard( Visual )

34 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When visitors from a distant galaxy return to earth on a secret mission, their other-worldly powers afford a group of senior citizens who had expected nothing more from life than bingo, shuffleboard, aches and pains, the chance to recapture their youth"--Container
Silverado by Lawrence Kasdan( Visual )

27 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fast-riding adventure story of four strangers drawn together on the Western frontier
The next three days by Paul Haggis( Visual )

41 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life seems perfect for John Brennan until his wife, Lara, is arrested for a murder she says she didn't commit. Three years into her sentence, John is struggling to hold his family together, raising their son and teaching at college while he pursues every means available to prove her innocence. With the rejection of their final appeal, Lara becomes suicidal and John decides there is only one possible, bearable solution: to break his wife out of prison
Never cry wolf by Farley Mowat( Visual )

41 editions published between 1983 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a life-changing experience for a biologist studying the wolves in Canada's inhospitable North. A green young biologist named Tyler (Smith), is sent by the Canadian government to "prove" that the wolves are depleting the caribou herds, but what he finds is a natural world in perfect harmony where he becomes a tolerated outsider. Dumped unprepared in the wilds by a hard drinking bush pilot (Dennehy), Tyler learns survival skills from the aged Eskimo (Ittimangnaq) who saves his life and the rules of coexistence from a neighboring wolf (which results in a literal pissing contest as man and beast mark their respective territories). Tyler's journey culminates in a majestic run with the wolf pack, an exhilarating sequence where for an instant he becomes one with the wild natural environment
Everyone's hero by IDT Entertainment( Visual )

17 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in English and held by 1,269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

10-year-old baseball fan Yankee Irving is always the last one picked for sandlot baseball games, but when Babe Ruth's prized bat is stolen during the 1932 World Series, Yankee steps up to the plate to help retrieve it for his beloved idol. He embarks on a wild cross-country journey that teaches him the stuff of real heroes, and along the way, Yankee learns that importance of perseverance and the true meaning of friendship
Righteous kill by Jon Avnet( Visual )

23 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Turk and Rooster are two aging NYPD detectives who have been partners for 30 years. They are faced with a serial killer who is murdering other sociopathic criminals. They both have personal issues. They start working with Perez and Riley, a younger team. Tensions between the pairs of partners is inevitable, especially since Turk is now living with Perez's ex-girlfriend. She also happens to be a homicide detective. But before Turk and Rooster can retire, they are called in to investigate the murder of a notorious pimp, which has ties to a case they solved years before
Return to Snowy River( Visual )

11 editions published between 1988 and 2003 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Australia's Victoria Alps, tells the story of a stormy romance caught up in a violent feud between landowners
Tommy boy by Chris Farley( Visual )

19 editions published between 1995 and 2017 in English and held by 1,086 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Party animal Tommy Callahan is definitely a few cans short of a six-pack. But after seven years, Tommy's finally earned his diploma -- and a cushy job at Callahan Auto Parts. Returning home, Tommy gets some more great news: his dad is marrying a real "10," and Tommy will get the stepbrother he always wanted. But as fast as you can say "Who killed the keg?," the family business starts tanking. Now Tommy's got to hit the road with his dad's right-hand man, a smug numbers-cruncher. And what these two don't know about salesmanship could fill a book -- and a riotously funny movie!
The big year by David Frankel( Visual )

4 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,073 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Looking to shake up their routine lieves, three amateur bird watchers compete to become the ultimate "birder" by spotting the greatest number of species within a single calendar year. But the friendly rivalry soon turns into a hilariously complicated cross-country adventure as each man begins to realise that the quest for success comes at a price - and that's not chicken feed!"--Container
Founding fathers by A & E Television Network( Visual )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 1,024 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They were the most legendary and respected politicians, statesmen and warriors of history's first republic since the days of ancient Rome. They were also traitors and smugglers, rabble rousers and hot-heads, unfaithful husbands and prodigious drinkers. Our "Founding Fathers" were, in fact, human beings. Gain a fascinating glimpse behind the images on the marble busts and faces on our dollar bills and pocket change
Founding brothers by History Channel (Television network)( Visual )

14 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 1,007 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Volume two begins with the race to succeed George Washington as president, a race that cost John Adams and Thomas Jefferson their friendship. Adams assumed an impossible job, following Washington as president and also made several ill-advised decisions. Jefferson learned from Adams' errors and enjoyed success before badly bungling his second term. The program concludes with the story of the Hamilton-Burr duel and a look at the eventual reconciliation between Adams and Jefferson
Rambo by Ted Kotcheff( Visual )

78 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 921 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mentally unstable Vietnam vet has a one-man war with the police force of a small town after they abuse him. Includes a never-before-seen alternate suicide ending, deleted scenes and commentary with Sylvester Stallone
Larry McMurtry's Dead man's walk by Larry McMurtry( Visual )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and German and held by 773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The prequel to Lonesome Dove is set in the Texas Republic in the early 1840s, a time when Anglo, Hispanic, and Commanche cultures were in fierce conflict. Shows Gus and Call on a deadly trail to Santa Fe facing the rigors of nature and the elements, as well as outlaws, bandits, and the notorious Commanche warrior Buffalo Hump
Knight of cups by Terrence Malick( Visual )

12 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in English and held by 762 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story follows writer Rick on an odyssey through the playgrounds of Los Angeles and Las Vegas as he undertakes a search for love and self. Even as he moves through a desire-laden landscape of mansions, resorts, beaches and clubs, Rick grapples with complicated relationships with his brother and father. His quest to break the spell of his disenchantment takes him on a series of adventures with six alluring women
Andrew Jackson : good, evil & the presidency( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 747 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This biography explores whether Americans should celebrate Jackson or apologize for him. The program reveals the world of America's 7th president, who founded the Democratic Party, yet was viewed by his enemies as an American Napoleon. The film contains reenactments, lithographs, letters and the insights of distinguished scholars
Dear America : letters home from Vietnam by Bill Couturié( Visual )

2 editions published between 1987 and 2005 in English and held by 657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents stories of U.S. soldiers in Vietnam using excerpts from their letters, home movies and news footage
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.15 (from 0.08 for The ultima ... to 0.84 for Brian Denn ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Romeo and Juliet
Covers
SilveradoNever cry wolfTommy boyRambo
Alternative Names
Brian Dennehy acteur américain

Brian Dennehy actor american

Brian Dennehy actor estadounidense

Brian Dennehy actor estatunidenc

Brian Dennehy aktor i reżyser amerykański

Brian Dennehy ameerika näitleja

Brian Dennehy American actor

Brian Dennehy Amerikaans acteur

Brian Dennehy amerikai színész

Brian Dennehy amerikansk skådespelare

Brian Dennehy amerikansk skodespelar

Brian Dennehy amerikansk skuespiller

Brian Dennehy amerikāņu aktieris

Brian Dennehy attore statunitense

Brian Dennehy dramatan Lamerikänik

Brian Dennehy US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Brian Dennehy Usana aktoro

Brian Dennehy usona aktoro

Brian Dennehy yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

Dennehey, Brian

Μπράιαν Ντένεχι Αμερικανός ηθοποιός

Брайан Деннехи

Брайан Деннехі

Брайън Денехи

Брайън Денехи американски актьор

Բրայան Դենեհի

בריאן דנהי

בריאן דנהי שחקן אמריקאי

برایان دنهی

برایان دنهی بازیگر آمریکایی

بريان دينيهي

بريان دينيهي ممثل أمريكي

브라이언 데너히

ブライアン・デネヒー

布萊恩·丹內利

Languages