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Farnsworth, Richard 1920-2000

Overview
Works: 153 works in 454 publications in 8 languages and 10,871 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Juvenile works  Children's films  Made-for-TV movies  Television mini-series  Sports films  Horror films  Crime films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer, Author, Narrator, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Richard Farnsworth
Anne of Green Gables by L. M Montgomery( Visual )

40 editions published between 1980 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 2,984 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An elderly bachelor and his spinster sister adopt an orphan and are mistakenly sent a girl instead of a boy. The orphan, Anne, remains with the couple, moves from one mishap to another, succeeds academically, and finds love
Misery by Rob Reiner( Visual )

40 editions published between 1990 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,850 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Novelist Paul Sheldon does not remember the blinding blizzard that sent his car spinning off the road. Nor does he remember being nursed back from unconsciousness. All he remembers is waking up in the home of Annie Wilkes, a maniacal fan who is bent on keeping her favorite writer as her personal prisoner, forever
The Natural by Bernard Malamud( Visual )

14 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in English and held by 1,754 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A once-promising baseball player on his way to stardom in the big leagues, finds his dreams shattered when a mysterious woman and a silver bullet end his career prematurely. Sixteen years later, armed with his childhood bat "Wonderboy," comes back to baseball, joins the roster of the lowly New York Knights to see if he can overcome physical pain and the nefarious forces around him and lead his team to the pennant
The Straight story by David Lynch( Visual )

86 editions published between 1996 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 1,501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a true story about 73-year-old Alvin Straight who embarks on a dangerous and emotional journey to make amends with his 75-year-old brother Lyle before his brother dies. Alvin can no longer drive a car because of his eyesight and has to walk with 2 canes, but he climbs aboard his 1966 John Deere lawnmower and drives the 260-mile course from Laurens, Iowa to Mt. Zion, Wis
Tom Horn by William Wiard( Visual )

14 editions published between 1980 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When he rode into Wyoming in 1900, Tom Horn was already a legend. He was as successful at wiping out rustlers as he had been at everything else he'd tried. But the West was changing, and a free spirit like Horn was a liability to the men who had hired him. Based on the true story, Tom Horn presents a harsher, less romantic vision of the West, but one that remains true to the frontier's raging spirit
Lassie by Thomas Guiry( Visual )

9 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this updated version of the classic story, teenage Matt and his family leave the city to start a new life in rural Virginia, where they adopt a stray collie, who helps them learn about life and love
The two Jakes by Jack Nicholson( Visual )

4 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack Nicholson returns as private eye Jake Gittes in this atmospheric Chinatown follow-up that's hit upon "the elusive sequel formula for somehow enhancing a great original" (Mike Clark, USA Today). Much has changed since we last saw Jake. The war has come and gone; 1948 Los Angeles teems with optimism and fast bucks. But there's one thing Jake knows hasn't changed: "Nine times out of ten, if you follow the money you will get to the truth." And that's the trail he follows when a routine case of marital hanky panky explodes into a murder that's tied to a grab for oil--and to Jake's own past
Anne of Green Gables : the collection : the Emmy Award-Winning production( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On Prince Edward Island, an elderly bachelor and his spinster sister Marilla adopt an orphan and are mistakenly sent a girl instead of a boy. The orphan, Anne, remains with the couple, moves from one mishap to another, succeeds academically, and finds love
Sylvester( Visual )

8 editions published between 1985 and 2004 in English and French and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 16 year-old girl recognizes the noble spirit of an old horse that everyone else considers worthless. Eventually, she and the horse become the odds-on favorite at the National Equestrian Trials
Into the night by John Landis( Visual )

4 editions published between 1984 and 2017 in English and German and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From director John Landis (The Blues Brothers) comes a thrilling action comedy: Ed Okin's life is plagued with bad luck until a dazzling blonde (Oscar nominee Michelle Pfeiffer) falls into his life and pulls him into an exciting game of international intrigue
The getaway by Ethan Hawke( Visual )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Doc McCoy, an imprisoned master thief, is paroled with the assistance of a corrupt politician in return for masterminding a multi-million dollar heist. Once free, McCoy and his wife find themselves in a hornet's nest of double crosses as they try to reach the Mexican border
Resurrection by Daniel Petrie( Visual )

4 editions published between 1980 and 2016 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman experiences clinical death and returns to life with the amazing ability to heal others. Attributing her powers to human love, rather than divine intervention, she begins to aid the residents of her childhood town. No one she touches will ever be the same again
The fire next time by Patrice O'Neill( Visual )

5 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The year is 2017 - the unrelenting heat waves and coastal flooding brought on by the greenhouse effect are ravaging the earth. While scientists and politicians argue and lay blame, ordinary citizens pay the price for a world sickened by pollution and economic disaster
Buckaroo bard( Visual )

3 editions published between 1988 and 1992 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ranch hand and poet Waddie Mitchell celebrates cowboy lore and legend in poetic portrayals of cowboy life
Highway to Hell( Visual )

5 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As young lovers, Charlie and Rachel are eloping to Las Vegas for a secret wedding. Standing in their way is Satan, who taken a liking to the lovely Rachel and has sent his Hell cop to bring her down to Hell where she can satisfy his devilish lust. When Charlie follows, he's thrust into an expected world of living satanic bikers, cannibalistic blonds and a coffee shop where the only living thing is the food
Rhinestone by Fox Video( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jake is a down-home Country singer with enormous talents. Nick Martinelli is a New York City an even bigger attitude. But when Jake bets her sleazy manager everything, and she means everything, that she can turn anybody into an overnight sensation, that somebody turns out to be Nick. Jake must haul Nick back to the hills of Tennessee for a two-course class in how to walk, talk and sing like a genuine Country star
Star-studded stallions : 4 movie collection, The princess stallion ; Tommy and the cool mule ; Sylvester ; Adventures of Gallant Bess( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adventures of Gallant Bess: A rodeo rider catches a magnificent wild horse that he tames and trains to use in competition. After an accident, a rodeo owner tries to cheat him out of the horse
Anne of Green Gables : the complete four part film collection( Visual )

3 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Canadian novelist Lucy Maud Montgomery has her Anne of Green Gables novel brought to the screen in this four-part production
The straight story = Une histoire vraie by David Lynch( Visual )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in French and English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alvin Straight, soixante-treize ans, apprend que son frère Lyle, qu'il n'a pas vu depuis dix ans, vient d'avoir une attaque. Il décide d'aller lui rendre visite, à l'autre bout des Etats-Unis. Alvin marche avec deux cannes, n'a pas le permis et déteste se laisser conduire. Il choisit donc d'y aller en tondeuse à gazon, et il entreprend un périple qui durera six semaines
Anne of Green Gables. Anne, la maison aux Pignons Verts( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the life of orphan Anne Shirley as she grows up on Prince Edward Island with adoptive family Matthew and Marilla Cuthbert, goes out on her own as a teacher, and marries the man of her dreams
 
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Farnsworth, Bill 1920-2000

Farnsworth, Dick

Farnsworth, Dick 1920-2000

Riçard Farnsuort

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Ричард Фарнсворт

Ричард Фарнсуърт

Фарнсуорт, Ричард

ריצ'רד פרנסוורת'

ריצ'רד פרנסוורת' שחקן אמריקאי

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