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Sweeney, D. B. (Daniel Bernard) 1961-

Overview
Works: 146 works in 364 publications in 6 languages and 20,417 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Fiction  History  Political fiction  Television adaptations  Interviews  Folklore  Detective and mystery stories 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author of screenplay, Producer, Director, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Lonesome Dove by Simon Wincer ( Visual )
27 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 2,849 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The tale of two former Texas Rangers who leave the South Texas town of Lonesome Dove on an epic 2500-mile cattle drive to the lush ranch country of Montana
Brother Bear by Walt Disney ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 2,315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kenai, a young Native American boy who wants to be a man, sets out to take revenge after his older brother is killed by a mother bear protecting her cubs. When Kenai finds himself magically transformed into the creature he hates most, a bear, he must literally walk in another's footsteps while learning some life lessons. In his quest to return to human form, he is befriended by a talkative bear cub, aided by encounters with two dumb Canadian moose siblings, and forced to flee from his remaining older brother, who is hunting Kenai the bear on his own mission of revenge and honor
Dinosaur by D. B Sweeney ( Visual )
25 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and Korean and held by 2,224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dinosaur tells the story of Aladar, an iguanodon who is separated from his own kind and raised by a clan of lemurs. When a meteor shower destroys their home, Aladar and his family follow a herd of dinosaurs heading for the safety of the "nesting grounds." Together they must stand strong amidst food and water shortages, the threat of Carnotaur attacks, and Aladar's run-ins with the herd's stubborn leader, Kron
Eight men out ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and held by 1,640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Film about the infamous 1919 Chicago White Sox scandal. The young, idealistic White Sox players who, despite being pennant winners, are treated with disdain by their penny-pinching owner/manager. Ripe for a money-making scheme, the demoralized team agrees to throw the World Series. But when they're defeated, a couple of sports writers smell a fix and a national scandal explodes
Miracle at St. Anna ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 1,221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
August 1944. Follows four black soldiers of the all-black 92nd Infantry Division who get trapped near the small Tuscan village of Sant'Anna di Stazzema on the Gothic Line during the Italian Campaign of World War II. One of the men will risk his life to save an Italian boy who lives in the city where the Waffen-SS have massacred most of the citizens of the town in retaliation for Italian partisan activity. A sculpted head from the Ponte Santa Trinita in Florence is a focal point
The cutting edge by Paul M Glaser ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in English and held by 1,190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Romantic comedy about a handsome, self-centered ex-ice hockey player and a figure skater with a prima donna attitude who dislike each other intensely, but they team up because to each other they represent a last resort for their prospective careers in the rink
Taken 2 by Liam Neeson ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Liam Neeson returns as Bryan Mills, an ex-CIA operative who finds himself taken hostage along with his wife. To survive, Bryan must enlist the help of an unlikely ally and use his brutally efficient skills to take out his kidnappers
Hardball by Brian Robbins ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 947 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Conor, a desperately indebted gambler, takes a job coaching a youth baseball team from Chicago's tough inner city. When he finally wins a big wager, Conor plans to desert the team until he realizes he needs the team as much as they need him
Speak ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 928 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Melinda, a smart and spirited high school freshman, retreats into self-imposed silence after she is raped one night at a party. Eventually through her work in art class, she begins to reach out to others
Memphis Belle by Michael Caton-Jones ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1880 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 807 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This film re-creates the actual events of the team of men who flew dangerous missions over Nazi-occupied Europe during World War II. They flew one of America's giant B-17 flying fortresses known as 'Memphis Belle'
The First counsel by Brad Meltzer ( Recording )
9 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
White House lawyer Michael Garrick has a relatively anonymous position at a very public address. That is, until he starts dating Nora Harston (secret service code name: Shadow), the sexy and dangerously irresistible daughter of the President. But the confident young attorney thinks he can handle the pressure. Until, out on a date, Nora and Michael see something they shouldn't. To protect her, he admits to something he shouldn't. And when a body is discovered and Michael is the suspected killer, he finds himself on the run. Now, in a world where power is an aphrodisiac and close friends carry guns and are under strict orders to risk their lives, Michael must find a way to prove his innocence
12 dogs of Christmas ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A teenage girl and her best friend race against time to save a dog orphanage from an evil tycoon
Miss Rose White by Joseph Sargent ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1992 and 1998 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
She fled Poland with her father before Hitler's invasion ... her mother and older sister weren't as lucky. Fifteen years later, Rayzel Weiss is Rose White-- a career girl with her own apartment and a promising future at the largest department store in Manhattan. Beautiful, successful and happy, she keeps her family's tragic past in a scrapbook hidden in her closet ... until news comes that her long-lost sister somehow survived the ravages of World War II and is on her way to America. But when Lusia arrives, the reunion is haunted by memories of her struggle to survive ... and an unspoken, unforgivable secret she shares with her father. As Rose struggles to balance her obligation to her sister with her dreams for the future, she is forced to confront the truth about her life and her family ... and the past that she's managed to forget
Fire in the sky by Robert Liebermann ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1975, logger Travis Walton and his co-workers discovered a hovering UFO. Walton's pals fled, but Walton was not so fortunate. Whisked aboard the strange aircraft, he was subjected to a painful, unearthly medical study
Spawn by Mark A. Z Dippé ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Spawn was once a man and now is a hell-spawn battling the forces of evil on earth and in himself. Using his strange powers, he fights to uncover the truth about his identity and fulfill his destiny
Roommates by Peter Yates ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Evicted from his home, gruff-but-lovable old Rocky goes to live with his grandson Michael in the young man's crampted one-room apartment. When Michael brings home a new girlfriend ... things really heat up!
The Darwin awards ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on four best-selling non-fiction books of over 700 Darwin Award cases, an insurance claims investigator teams up with a forensic detective to investigate potential Darwin Award cases. Winners are saluted for the improvement of the human genome by honoring those who accidentally kill themselves in really stupid ways
Two tickets to paradise ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three friends on the verge of turning 40 embark on a road trip for a football game, and find that the best thing in life isn't what you missed, but your friends
A day in October by Kenneth Madsen ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This compelling suspense drama follows the underground war-time evacuation of the Jews from Nazi-occupied Denmark to neutral Sweden. The Jewish Kublitz family lives quietly and comfortably in Copenhagen until a wounded Gentile resistance fighter, Niels is saved from death by young Sarah Kublitz who gives him shelter in the Kublitz home. Sarah and Niels fall in love as the Resistance learns of the Nazis plan to arrest Jews. Sarah's father, who works as a bookkeeper in a Nazi arms factory, must face some tough moral choices"--Container
Mountain men ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Have you ever wondered what it would be like to live your life in the wilderness, using only the things nature has provided? This is the History series about three men who have devoted their lives to survival in its simplest form. But how simple is it really? Watch as these men face off against mudslides, falling trees, ravaging weather and even hungry animals to make sure they obtain the food and supplies they'll need to make it through the brutal winter months ahead
 
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