WorldCat Identities

Pullman, Bill

Works: 331 works in 1,210 publications in 8 languages and 39,520 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Comedy films  Historical films  Television adaptations  Made-for-TV movies  Film and video adaptations  Science fiction films  Interviews 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Interviewee, Narrator, Director, Author, Other, Creator, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Bill Pullman
Independence Day by Roland Emmerich( Visual )

123 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 3,698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hostile aliens attack Earth as the 4th of July weekend approaches. The crew to save Earth is led by the President, a Marine pilot, and a computer scientist. Includes a sneak peek at The Day After Tomorrow
Sleepless in Seattle by Nora Ephron( Visual )

20 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and German and held by 2,486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hanks stars as Sam Baldwin... --Conteneur
Casper by Brad Silberling( Visual )

67 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 2,261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a haunted house is inherited by evil Carrigan Critenden, she hires Dr. Harvey to rid the house of the ghosts. However, he and his daughter grow to love one of the ghosts, Casper
While you were sleeping by Jon Turteltaub( Visual )

40 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 2,056 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-belive lover's brother
A league of their own by Penny Marshall( Visual )

11 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 1,654 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 )

23 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in English and German and held by 1,575 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
Why Shakespeare? by Lawrence Bridges( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1,568 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 )

16 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,472 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 )

8 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 1,232 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 found the strength to band together and challenge the powerful
The equalizer by Antoine Fuqua( Visual )

5 editions published in 2014 in English and German and held by 1,215 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
Bottle shock( Visual )

13 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,085 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 vinters 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 )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 1,079 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Karen is an American nurse living and working in Tokyo who agrees to cover the shift of another nurse. When she enters the assigned home, she discovers an elderly woman who is lost in a catatonic state. As she tends the woman, Karen hears scratching sounds upstairs and goes to investigate. Within this house is a chain of terror more terrifying than she could ever imagine, resulting from a terrifying evil that was born years before. As more people die, Karen is pulled into the cycle of horror and learns the secret of the vengeful curse. Now she must stop it before it's too late
Too big to fail( Visual )

5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,019 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
Lost highway by David Lynch( Visual )

83 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,006 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
Igby goes down( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 770 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
Lake Placid by Steve Miner( Visual )

27 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 763 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
The killer inside me by Michael Winterbottom( Visual )

6 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 715 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 682 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( Visual )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 673 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
Brokedown Palace( Visual )

19 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two high school girls plan a graduation trip to Hawaii, and then secretly change their destination to the more exotic Thailand without telling their parents
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Alternative Names
Bil Pulman

Bill Pullman acteur amricain

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 nyttelij

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 sleepingWyatt EarpNewsiesThe grudgeThe killer inside me