WorldCat Identities

Cole, Gary 1956-

Works: 242 works in 475 publications in 4 languages and 28,358 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Fiction  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Crime films  Television programs  Animated television programs  Horror films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Conductor, Author, Artist, Editor
Classifications: PN1995.9.C55, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Gary Cole
Talladega nights by Columbia Pictures( Visual )
17 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 2,164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
NASCAR sensation Ricky Bobby is a racing hero because of his "win at all costs" approach. He and his loyal racing partner, childhood friend Cal Naughton Jr., are a fearless duo. Dubbed "Shake" and "Bake" by their fans, the two have the ability to finish so many races in the #1 and #2 positions, with Cal always in second place. When flamboyant French Formula One driver Jean Girard challenges Ricky and Cal for the supremacy of NASCAR, Ricky must face his own demons and fight Girard for the right to be known as racing's top driver
Office space ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and French and held by 2,072 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When white-collar peon Peter Gibbons decides he's had enough and neglects his job, he is quickly promoted to upper management
Breach by Billy Ray( Visual )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 1,830 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Based on actual events, this memsmerising thriller with an all-star cast tells the twisted tale of the FBI's most notorious double agent, Robert Hanssen. When rookie Eric O'Neill is assigned to spy on Hanssen, he learns that the devout family man is obsessed with pornography. But as O'Neill explores more of Hanssen's covert world, it becomes clear that the stakes are higher, the crimes are more serious, and the betrayal is much deeper than O'Neill could have imagined." -- cover
Hop by Tim Hill( Visual )
12 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Blending animation with live action, Hop is the tale of Fred, an out-of-work slacker who accidentally injures the Easter Bunny and must take him in as he recovers. As Fred struggles with the world's worst houseguest, both will learn what it takes to finally grow up
One hour photo by Mark Romanek( Visual )
11 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 1,544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A creepy loner who works in a photo processing department imagines himself as part of his favorite family, with disastrous results
Pineapple express [Ananas express] ( Visual )
16 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dale Denton is a lazy court-process clerk and stoner. He likes to visit his equally lazy dealer Saul Silver. His purpose is to purchase weed, specifically, a rare new strain called Pineapple Express. Dale becomes the only witness to a murder by a crooked cop and the city's most dangerous drug lord. He panics and drops his roach of Pineapple Express at the scene. Dale goes back to Saul to find out if the weed is so rare that it can be traced back to him. As Dale and Saul run for their lives, they quickly discover that the bad guys are hot on their trail and trying to figure out the fastest way to kill them both
The gift by Sam Raimi( Visual )
11 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 1,136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A woman "Annie", recently widowed with 3 sons, has "the gift" of clairvoyance and has a number of people in the small Georgia town that come to her for guidance. When a woman goes missing the woman's father and fiance come to her for help finding his daughter when the police hit a dead end
Win a date with Tad Hamilton! by Victor Levin( Visual )
4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 1,112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rosalee Futch is a grocery clerk living in rural West Virginia. She dreams of meeting her big-screen idol, Tad Hamilton. Her chance is the Win a Date with Tad Hamilton contest that was cooked up by Tad's agent and manager to clean up Tad's bad-boy image. When Tad meets Rosalee and gets a taste of what he's been missing in the real world, he decides he wants more and moves to West Virginia, turning Rosalee's dream come true into a nightmare for Richard Levy (Tad's agent) and, most of all, Pete (Rosalee's best friend and secret admirer)
I-spy by Betty Thomas( Visual )
4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 931 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alex is a federal intelligence agent who has been assigned to find a weapon which has gone missing: a stealth fighter jet which can turn invisible to the human eye. Alex learns a rogue agent has sold the jet to a powerful and unscrupulous underground arms dealer. It seems Gundars is a rabid boxing fan, so in order to get inside his organization, Scott recruits a longtime middleweight champion whose ego nearly exceeds his talent in the ring. The two personalities are like oil and water, and matters are hardly helped by the efforts of less-than-helpful fellow agents Rachael and Carlos
The Joneses by Derrick Borte( Visual )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 867 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Joneses, a seemingly perfect family, are the envy of their posh, suburban neighbourhood filled with all the trappings of the upper middle class. They are the ultimate trend setters with an endless supply of high-tech toys, designer clothes, fast cars and the latest gadgets. But as the neighbours try to keep up with the Joneses, none are prepared for the truth about this all too perfect family
Tammy by Melissa McCarthy( Visual )
3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 831 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tammy is having a bad day. She's totaled her car, gotten fired from her job at a burger joint, and finds her husband getting comfortable with the neighbor in her own house. It's time to take her boom box and book it. The bad news is she's broke and without wheels. The worse news is her grandma, Pearl, is her only option-with a car, cash, and an itch to see Niagara Falls. Not exactly the escape Tammy had in mind. But on the road, with grandma riding shot gun, it may be just what Tammy needs
I'll be home for Christmas ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 810 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of a college kid's misadventures trying to get home for the holidays at his dad's house -- even if he's only going because Dad has bribed him with a vintage Porsche
In the line of fire by Wolfgang Petersen( Visual )
6 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 805 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An aging secret service agent must find out who is threatening to kill the president before it's too late
Mozart and the whale ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Donald and Isabelle have a form of autism called Asperger's Syndrome. Donald, a good-natured but hapless cab driver has a knack for numbers. He falls head over heals in love with the beautiful but complex Isabelle when she joins the autism support group he leads
The Brady Bunch movie ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It's the '90s and even Bradys get the blues. Mike and Carol have just one week to come up with $20,000 in back taxes or they'll lose their house to a scheming neighbor. To make matters worse, Marcia gets a swollen nose on date night, Cindy's addicted to tattling, and Jan's hearing a psychotic inner voice crying "Marcia, Marcia, Marcia". Of course, these are the Bradys, and when the kids enter a talent contest with a $20,000 purse ... well, let's just say, "It's a sunshine day"!
Cadet Kelly ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A free-spirited 14-year-old must go back to basics in discipline, training, and attire when she's forced to join a military academy. Can she ever really become a true cadet? She must answer that herself when the drill team's championship depends on her
Kim Possible by Chris Bailey( Visual )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The daughter of research scientists, Kim does her best to lead a normal teenaged life - going to class, attending proms, and the like. Unfortunately, the world is full of pesky master criminals and super nasty villains, compelling the high-flying, martial arts savvy Kim to kick butt on occasion in the interests of humanity and the American way. Ron is Kim's nerdish sidekick
Family guy ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Griffin household includes two teenagers, a cynical dog who is smarter than everyone else, and a mutant baby who makes numerous attempts to eradicate his parents and siblings. Heading up this eclectic household is Peter Griffin. Peter does his best to do what's right for the family, but along the way, he makes mistakes that are the stuff of legends
Unspeakable by Sandra Brown( Recording )
3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A killer escapes from prison and returns to his home town with a vengeful plan to hurt a deaf young woman and her son. But a ranch helper with a secret past vows to protect them
The ring two by Hideo Nakata( Visual )
4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Six months after the frightening rampage and the cursed videotape that left so much death and terror, Rachel and her son start a new life in a small Oregon town. But when a crime scene includes an unmarked tape, she knows the violence has not ended
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Alternative Names
Cole, Gary 19..-... photographe
Cole, Gary 1956-...
Cole, Gary Michael.
Cole, Gary Michael 1956-
Thompson, Fred
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