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Dennehy, Brian

Overview
Works: 521 works in 1,258 publications in 8 languages and 41,180 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Biography  Juvenile works  Personal narratives‡vAmerican  Anecdotes  Biography‡vAnecdotes  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Director, Author of screenplay, Interviewee, Artist, Recipient, Contributor, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Brian Dennehy
William Shakespeare's Romeo + Juliet by William Shakespeare( Visual )

84 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 3,394 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 )

17 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,865 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
Cocoon by Ron Howard( Visual )

28 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,639 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
Presumed innocent by Alan J Pakula( Visual )

24 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and held by 1,566 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
Never cry wolf by Farley Mowat( Visual )

22 editions published between 1983 and 2004 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,511 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. He learns 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
Silverado by Lawrence Kasdan( Visual )

19 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in English and French and held by 1,457 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 )

20 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Italian and held by 1,425 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 solution: to break his wife out of prison
Return to Snowy River( Visual )

7 editions published between 1988 and 2003 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,250 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
Everyone's hero by IDT Entertainment( Visual )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 1,224 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
The big year( Visual )

2 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,115 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
Righteous kill by Jon Avnet( Visual )

12 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 1,114 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
Founding brothers by History Channel (Television network)( Visual )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 989 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Volume 1 begins with a look at two of the many crises faced by George Washington during his term as America's first president. At a time when any conflict had the potential to dissolve the fragile union, Washington surrounded himself with brilliant men who were bound by their undying devotion to America, but who were often bitterly divided about how best to serve their common cause. Volume 2 explores the ideological conflict that existed between Thomas Jefferson and Alexander Hamilton and highlights Washington's farewell address. Volume 3 portrays the bitterly contested presidential election of 1796 and the difficult administration of John Adams. Volume 4 concludes with the poignant tale of the reconciliation between Adams and Jefferson, and the story of the famous duel between Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr
Founding fathers( Visual )

5 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 924 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
First blood by Ted Kotcheff( Visual )

40 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 797 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
Andrew Jackson : good, evil & the presidency( Visual )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 794 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
Annie Oakley( Visual )

10 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in English and held by 739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jamie Lee Curtis stars as the famous Little Miss Sure Shot, Annie Oakley, in this chaming portrayal of the legendary shooting markswoman
Dear America letters home from Vietnam by Bill Couturié( Visual )

2 editions published between 1987 and 2005 in English and held by 620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An authentic account of the Vietnam War from the actual letters of the men and women who served there. The harsh realities of life and death, friendships made and lost - these letters home tell it all, with newsreel and home-movie footage shot by the servicemen themselves. These are the authentic voices of war, some who survived, many who never made it home
The duel( Visual )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the morning of July 11, 1804, Alexander Hamilton was fatally wounded in a duel by Aaron Burr in the culminating act of a political war that had lasted for more than a decade. The rivals' final encounter in Weehawken ruined Burr's career and changed the fate of a nation
Tommy boy( Visual )

10 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 539 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!
F/X( Visual )

16 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rollie Tyler is one of the movies' best special effects artists, known as "F/X" in the industry. He faces his most challenging assignment--turning special effects into reality. He is asked by the Justice Department to stage the fake assassination of an underworld witness. Now his F/X ingenuity becomes the key to his own survival
 
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William Shakespeare's Romeo + Juliet
Alternative Names
Brian Dennehy acteur amricain

Brian Dennehy Actor estadounidense

Brian Dennehy aktor i reżyser amerykański

Brian Dennehy Amerikaans acteur

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Brian Dennehy amerikansk skodespelar

Brian Dennehy amerikansk skuespiller

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Brian Dennehy US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

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Dennehey, Brian

Μπράιαν Ντένεχι Αμερικανός ηθοποιός

Брайан Деннехі

Брайън Денехи

Деннехи, Брайан

בריאן דנהי

برایان دنهی بازیگر آمریکایی

بريان دينيهي

브라이언 데너히

ブライアン・デネヒー

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Never cry wolfSilveradoFirst bloodAnnie Oakley