WorldCat Identities

Presnell, Harve

Overview
Works: 89 works in 328 publications in 5 languages and 15,164 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  War films  Historical films  History  Action and adventure films  Film and video adaptations  Music  Biographical films  Comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Harve Presnell
Fargo by Joel Coen( Visual )

73 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 3,759 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A midwestern policewoman investigates a series of brutal and interconnected crimes. Steadily, she tightens the net on the killers and their accomplices in a kidnapping scheme gone wildly wrong
Saving Private Ryan by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 2,168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captain John Miller must take his men behind enemy lines to find Private Ryan, whose three brothers have been killed in combat. Faced with impossible odds, the men question their orders. Why are eight men risking their lives to save just one? Surrounded by the brutal realities of war, each man searches for his own answer and the strength to triumph over uncertain future with honor, decency and courage
The unsinkable Molly Brown( Visual )

21 editions published between 1964 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Molly, a poor, uneducated young woman, leaves her mountain cabin home in search of a rich husband and a better life. She finds both in Leadville Johnny Brown as she strikes it lucky and he strikes gold
The legend of Bagger Vance by Robert Redford( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1,222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The protagonist of this metaphysical fable is Rannulph Junah, Southern aristocrat and World War I hero. In a tournament in Savannah, he defeats two golf pros by following the teachings of his guru, Bagger Vance, a black mystic serving as his caddie
Paint your wagon by Frederick Loewe( Visual )

10 editions published between 1969 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 992 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A western musical-comedy about a goldmining boom town complete with a classic Lerner and Loewe score. The story centers on the partnership of Ben and Pardner and the wife they share
Carmina Burana by Carl Orff( Recording )

54 editions published between 1960 and 2006 in 6 languages and held by 880 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eugune Ormandy and the Philadelphia Orchestra are joined by the Rutgers University Choir, Janice Harsanyi, Rudolf Petrak, and Harve Presnell for this 1960 production of Orff's Carmina Burana
Face/off by John Travolta( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 822 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

FBI agent Sean Archer (John Travolta) must go undercover to investigate the location of a lethal biological weapon planted by his arch rival, terrorist-for-hire Castor Troy (Nicolas Cage). After undergoing a radical surgical procedure, Archer literally "borrows" Troy's face and identity to carry out his mission. But things go awry when Troy, emerging from a coma, is transformed into Archer and wreaks havoc upon his life, both at work and at home
The unsinkable Molly Brown original Broadway cast recording by Meredith Willson( Recording )

33 editions published between 1960 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The whole wide world by Dan Ireland( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells "the touching true story of the star-crossed love between writer Robert Howard and schoolteacher Novalyne Price"--Container
Walking across Egypt by Arthur Allan; Burstyn, Ellen; Thomas, Jonathan Taylor; Hamill, Mark Seidelman( Visual )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this humorous and heartwarming story based on Clyde Edgerton's acclaimed novel, a feisty 78-year old widow and an unloved, troubled teenager from a youth rehabilitation center forge a special kind of bond, despite their tremendous differences, and discover what it takes to earn the trust and love of another
Patch Adams by Tom Shadyac( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Meet Patch Adams, a doctor who doesn't look, act or think like any doctor you've met before. For Patch, humor is the best medicine, and he's willing to do just about anything to make his patients laugh -- even if it means risking his own career. Based on a true story."--Container
Flags of our fathers by DreamWorks Animation( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For 70,000 Marines this was more than a turning point of World War II, it was the defining moment of their lives. Explores the complicated nature of heroism, courage and patriotism in the harrowing true story of four Marines who fought the bloody battles at Iwo Jima during World War II and how a single photo emerged as one of the most evocative icons of the 20th Century
A bright shining lie by Terry George( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of LTC John Paul Vann (Paxton) and his work as a military and civilian advisor in Vietnam over a ten year period (1962-72) until his death in an accidental helicopter crash. As a military advisor, Vann attempted to fight corruption in the Vietnamese army, recognizing the need to build trust among the Vietnamese peasantry. When his recommendations were ignored by the U.S. military, he exposed falsified battle reports and other deceptions to a New York Times reporter, effectively ending his military career. As the war escalated, however, Vann returned to Vietnam as a civilian advisor under Nixon's "Vietnamization" program, ending as the defacto commander of Vietnamese forces in the successful defense of the Central Highlands during the 1972 Easter Offensive. The film also examines Vann's character flaws, the chief of these being his adulterous nature and affairs with Vietnamese women which resulted in a forced marriage to a Vietnamese schoolgirl whom he had gotten pregnant
Escanaba in da moonlight( Visual )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy about five Yoopers - residents of Michigan's Upper Peninsula - and their escapades at a ramshackle deer camp on the eve of the Opening Day of the 1989 hunting season
Annie the Broadway musical : world premiere complete recording by Charles Strouse( Recording )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Annie Warbucks by Charles Strouse( Recording )

7 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tidal wave no escape( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Former weapons specialist John Wahl (Corbin Bernsen) and oceanographer Jessica Weaver (Julianne Phillips) wage a full-scale assault on a master weather manipulator whose corrupt imagination causes deadly tsunamis along the Pacific coastline
Super Sucker( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rival door-to-door vacuum cleaner distributors Fred Barlow and Winslow Schnaebelt battle for territory and survival in a "winner takes all" contest
Everything that rises( Visual )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Western-tinged drama about taciturn rancher facing family tragedy and foreclosure
Raising Arizona by Joel Coen( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Raising Arizona: A desperate couple who cannot have children resort to kidnapping one of the newborn quintuplets of a wealthy Arizona family
 
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Alternative Names
Harve Presnell American actor and singer

Harve Presnell Amerikaans acteur

Harve Presnell amerikansk skådespelare

Harve Presnell amerikansk skodespelar

Harve Presnell amerikansk skuespiller

Harve Presnell attore statunitense

Harve Presnell US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Presnell, George Harvey

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The unsinkable Molly BrownThe legend of Bagger VanceTidal wave no escapeEverything that rises