WorldCat Identities

Pullman, Bill

Overview
Works: 347 works in 1,603 publications in 9 languages and 45,482 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, Director, Author, Other, Contributor, Creator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Bill Pullman
Independence Day by Roland Emmerich( Visual )

171 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 4,113 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 2,485 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
Casper by Bradley Silberling( Visual )

82 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 2,349 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 2,085 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 )

29 editions published in 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 1,926 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 )

42 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,875 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 1,842 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
The equalizer by Antoine Fuqua( Visual )

12 editions published in 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,693 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 1,550 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 1,504 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. "Why Shakespeare?" Directed by Larry Bridges, it features Tom Hanks, Martin Sheen, Michael York, and Christina Applegate, among others, reminiscing about their theater experiences and love of Shakespeare
Newsies( Visual )

11 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,309 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 Mi le( Visual )

20 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and French and held by 1,133 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
American ultra( Visual )

10 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 1,071 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
Too big to fail by Curtis Hanson( Visual )

8 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,062 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 Richard Currey( Visual )

105 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 995 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
Lake Placid by Steve Miner( Visual )

33 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in 5 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 741 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 Accidental Tourist by Lawrence Kasdan( Visual )

4 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in English and held by 716 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
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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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Sleepless in Seattle
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