WorldCat Identities

Pullman, Bill

Works: 250 works in 1,335 publications in 8 languages and 41,856 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Science fiction films  Romantic comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Historical films  Film adaptations  History  Educational films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Interviewee, Narrator, Director, Other, Author, Contributor, Creator
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Bill Pullman
Independence Day by Roland Emmerich( Visual )

162 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 3,855 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Massive spaceships appear in Earth's skies and wonder turns to terror as the ships blast destructive beams of fire down on cities all over the planet. The world's only hope lies with a determined band of survivors
Sleepless in Seattle by Nora Ephron( Visual )

50 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On Christmas Eve, psychologist Marcia Fieldstone asks her radio audience to share their dreams for the holiday season. Eight-year-old Jonah calls in from Seattle, with a wish for his dad to find a new wife. Mom died a year-and-a-half ago. Baltimore Sun reporter Annie Reed also hears the broadcast, when Jonah's architect father Sam gets on the air. Sam talks about the magical moment he met his wife and instantly knew that she was the right one. Despite the fact that she is engaged to Walter, Annie feels drawn to Sam. She's not the only one. Some 2000 women from all across the country send letters to the man they know as "Sleepless in Seattle." Jonah picks Annie's out of the mail, sensing that she is the right one to be his new mother. It takes Sam a little longer to catch on
While you were sleeping by Jon Turteltaub( Visual )

46 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 2,072 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
A league of their own by Penny Marshall( Visual )

15 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 1,759 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
Spaceballs by Mel Brooks( Visual )

37 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,701 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
Zookeeper by Antoine Fuqua( Visual )

10 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,647 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
Why Shakespeare? by Lawrence Bridges( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 1,543 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
Wyatt Earp by Lawrence Kasdan( Visual )

19 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kevin Costner plays the most famous lawman ever to stride the Wild West. Gene Hackman is Wyatt's iron-willed father, and Dennis Quaid is Earp's deadly best friend Doc Holliday
Newsies( Visual )

9 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of a group of newsboys who team up to fight an unscrupulous newspaper tycoon
Bottle shock by Randall Miller( Visual )

20 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,122 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 Takashi Shimizu( Visual )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 1,108 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 )

121 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,082 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
Too big to fail by Curtis Hanson( Visual )

8 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,056 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
American ultra( Visual )

8 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 973 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mike shares a small-town life with his girlfriend Phoebe. But Mike's sleepy world goes wild after he discovers that he's actually a CIA sleeper agent with lethal fighting skills, and the target of government hitmen. Mike, the ultimate slacker, transforms into an ultra-attacker as he and Phoebe fight to survive in this exhilarating adventure
Igby goes down by Burr Steers( Visual )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Igby and his older brother, Oliver, 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 killer inside me by Michael Winterbottom( Visual )

7 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 712 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
The Accidental Tourist by Lawrence Kasdan( Visual )

3 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in English and held by 694 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Award-winning drama about the trials of one man. After a man loses his son and his wife leaves him, he becomes detached from the world, until a strange dog-trainer meets him and brings him back out
Phoebe in wonderland by Ba er zi( Visual )

7 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and German and held by 681 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Phoebe is an imaginative but troubled girl with a desperate longing to be in her school's production of Alice in Wonderland. When she is cast in the lead role her parents believe her unusual behavior is due to her creativity, but soon realize that she is on the brink of falling through the looking glass herself
You kill me by John Dahl( Visual )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frank Falenczyk loves his job. He is a hit-man for his Polish mob family in Buffalo, New York. But Frank has a drinking problem and when he messes up a critical assignment that puts the family business in peril, his uncle sends him to San Francisco to clean up his act. Frank is not the touchy-feely kind of guy, but he starts going to AA meetings, gets a sponsor and a job at a mortuary where he falls for the tart-tongued Laurel, a woman who is dangerously devoid of boundaries. But, things aren't going well in Buffalo where an upstart Irish gang is threatening the family business. When violence erupts, Frank is forced to return home and with an unlikely assist from Laurel, faces old rivals on new terms
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Sleepless in Seattle
Alternative Names
Bil Pulman

Bill Pullman acteur américain

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

بيل بولمان

بیل پولمن تهیه‌کننده، بازیگر، و کارگردان آمریکایی

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While you were sleepingA league of their ownWyatt EarpNewsiesThe grudgeThe killer inside me