WorldCat Identities

Pullman, Bill

Overview
Works: 339 works in 1,618 publications in 10 languages and 45,506 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Science fiction films  Historical films  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Sports films  Romantic comedy films  History 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Interviewee, Narrator, Author, Director, Other, Creator, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Bill Pullman
Independence Day by Roland Emmerich( Visual )

185 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 4,141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spaceships appear and wonder turns to terror as they attack cities all over the earth
Sleepless in Seattle by Nora Ephron( Visual )

32 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After hearing a man confess his love for his dearly departed wife on a call-in radio show, a woman falls deeply, inexplicably in love with hom. Deciding he is her destiny, she treks across country on a wildly romantic impulse to meet him
Casper by Bradley Silberling( Visual )

87 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in 10 languages and held by 2,373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Determined to get her hands on her father's hidden fortune, Carrigan is forced to hire an afterlife therapist to exercise the ghosts that keep frightening her away. Dr. Harvey and his daughter, Kat, move in and soon Kat meets Casper, the friendliest ghost. But Casper's uncles are still determined to drive all the "fleshies" away
While you were sleeping by Jon Turteltaub( Visual )

56 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 2,083 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lonely young woman saves the life of a handsome stranger she has fallen in love with from afar. His family mistakes her for his fiancee, and she goes along because she likes his offbeat family so much. Matters take a hilarious turn when she meets and falls in love with her make-believe lover's brother
Independence day by Roland Emmerich( Visual )

28 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,928 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using recovered alien technology, the nations of Earth have collaborated on an immense defense program to protect the planet. But nothing can prepare people for the aliens' advanced and unprecedented force. Only the ingenuity of a few brave men and women can bring the world back from the brink of extinction
Spaceballs by Mel Brooks( Visual )

43 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,880 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A parody of epic science fiction movies, especially the original "Star wars" trilogy. Two space bums attempt to rescue a space princess from an assortment of space villains
A League of Their Own by Penny Marshall( Visual )

18 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 1,840 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1943, a washed-up ballplayer is hired to coach in the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League while the male pros are at war. Reluctant at first, he finds himself drawn back into the game by the heart and heroics of his team. Based on a true story
The equalizer by Antoine Fuqua( Visual )

13 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

McCall believes he has put his mysterious past behind him and is dedicated to beginning a new, quiet life. But when McCall meets Teri, a young girl under the control of ultra-violent Russian gangsters, he can't stand idly by; he has to help her. Armed with hidden skills that allow him to serve vengeance against anyone who would brutalize the helpless, McCall comes out of his self-imposed retirement and finds his desire for justice reawakened
Wyatt Earp by Lawrence Kasdan( Visual )

20 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kevin Costner plays the man who became a myth in this film directed and co-written by Lawrence Kasdan. Gene Hackman stars as Wyatt's iron-willed father and Dennis Quaid plays Earp's deadly best friend, Doc Holliday. Covers everything from Wichita to Dodge City to the shootout at the O.K. Corral in Tombstone, Arizona
Why Shakespeare? by Lawrence Bridges( Visual )

5 editions published in 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Various famous and not so famous individuals state the effect that Shakespeare's works have had in their lives. A main video presentation accompanied by seventeen vignettes
Newsies( Visual )

11 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

July, 1899: When Joseph Pulitzer and William Randolph Hearst raise the distribution price one-tenth of a cent per paper, ten cents per hundred, the newsboys, poor enough already, are outraged. Inspired by the strike put on by the trolley workers, Jack "Cowboy" Kelly organizes a newsboys' strike. With David Jacobs as the brains of the new union, and Jack as the voice, the weak and oppressed find the strength to band together and challenge the powerful
Bottle shock by Mi le( Visual )

22 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Napa Valley, 1976. For connoisseur Steven Spurrier, there is no finer art than French wine. But rumors bandy about of a new California wine country that holds the future of the vine. Positive the small Napa wineries are no match for established French vintages, Spurrier challenges the Americans to a blind taste test. He finds the valley full of ambitious, and talented, novice vintners like Jim Barrett and his son Bo. He realizes his publicity stunt may change the history of wine forever
The grudge by Sam Raimi( Visual )

10 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 1,121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Karen is an American nurse in Tokyo who encounters a vengeful spirit that possesses its victims, claims their souls and then seeks new prey
Lost highway by Richard Currey( Visual )

128 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fred Madison is a saxophonist who finds a video tape on his doorstep that shows the interior of his house. He becomes convinced that someone has broken in and calls the police. He finds another videotape showing him killing his wife. The police arrest him for murdering his wife. In prison, he inexplicably morphs into a young man named Pete Dayton and begins living a completely different life. When Pete is released, his and Fred's paths begin to cross in a surreal, suspenseful web of intrigue, orchestrated by a shady gangster boss named Dick Laurent
American ultra( Visual )

10 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 1,071 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"It's all quite fun to watch, thanks in large part to the script by Max Landis, whose ability to find humor in the middle of a crisis meshes well with Nourizadeh's kinetic directing style."--San Francisco Chronicle
Too big to fail by Curtis Hanson( Visual )

8 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,065 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers an intimate look at the epochal financial crisis of 2008 and the powerful men and women who decided the fate of the world's economy in a matter of a few weeks. Centering on Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson, the film goes behind closed doors to examine the symbiotic relationship between Wall Street and Washington
Lake Placid by Steve Miner( Visual )

34 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 778 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An investigative team, armed with state-of-the-art equipment, high powered weaponry and a biting sense of sarcasm, must work together to defeat Black Lake's most ferocious resident: a 30-foot prehistoric crocodile
Igby goes down( Visual )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Igby and his older brother, Oliver, are are in the process of killing their terminally ill mother. His parents snipe at each other endlessly until his father tries to commit suicide and is sent to a mental hospital. Igby grows into a rebellious youth, gets kicked out of several boarding schools and ends up in a military academy. As Igby gets drawn further into the mind games and hypocrisy of the adult world, his already jaded outlook grows even darker. Ultimately, though, Mimi's impending death draws him back into the family fold for unexpected revelations and realizations
The Accidental Tourist by Lawrence Kasdan( Visual )

4 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in English and held by 717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adaptation of Anne Tyler's heart-breaking best-seller about an obsessive-compulsive writer who, after his son is killed and his wife leaves him, slowly rediscovers life and love via an eccentric dog-trainer
The killer inside me by Michael Winterbottom( Visual )

8 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A small town sheriff up to his neck in murders: his own. When he is asked to railroad a talkative prostitute out of town before she makes trouble, he realizes it's easier to just get rid of her for good. Unfortunately, covering up that murder means eliminating more and more people as his problems and complications spiral out of control. Even worse, he's starting to enjoy committing the crimes a lot more than he ever enjoyed dishing out the punishment."--Container
 
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While you were sleeping
Alternative Names
Bil Pulman

Bill Pullman acteur américain

Bill Pullman actor american

Bill Pullman actor estadounidense

Bill Pullman Amerikaans acteur

Bill Pullman amerykański aktor i producent

Bill Pullman attore statunitense

Bill Pullman US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Bill Pullman yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

Pullman, William.

Бил Пулман

Билл Пуллман

Білл Пуллман

ביל פולמן

ביל פולמן שחקן אמריקאי

بيل بولمان

بيل بولمان ممثل أمريكي

بیل پولمن تهیه‌کننده، بازیگر، و کارگردان آمریکایی

빌 풀먼

ビル・プルマン

標·布文

比爾·普曼

比尔·普尔曼

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While you were sleepingWyatt EarpNewsiesThe grudgeThe killer inside me