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Fichtner, William

Works: 163 works in 414 publications in 4 languages and 27,400 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Parodies, imitations, etc  Television adaptations  Juvenile works  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Action and adventure films  Fiction  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Speaker, Scenarist, Singer, Instrumentalist
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about William Fichtner
Most widely held works by William Fichtner
Crash by Paul Haggis ( Visual )
44 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and Chinese and held by 4,204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A car accident brings together a group of strangers in Los Angeles. Crash takes a provocative, unflinching look at the complexities of racial tolerance in contemporary America
Black Hawk down : a story of modern war by Mark Bowden ( Visual )
15 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 2,640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With exacting detail, the film re-creates the American siege of the Somalian city of Mogadishu in October 1993, when a 45-minute mission turned into a 16-hour ordeal of bloody urban warfare. Helicopter-borne U.S. Rangers were assigned to capture key lieutenants of Somali warlord Muhammad Farrah Aidid, but when two Black Hawk choppers were felled by rocket-propelled grenades, the U.S. soldiers were forced to fend for themselves in the battle-torn streets of Mogadishu, attacked from all sides by armed Aidid supporters
Blades of glory ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 1,711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bitter mens figure skating rivals Chazz Michael Michaels and Jimmy MacElroy brawl after tying for the gold medal at the world championships. Banned for life from the men's single skating competition, these archrivals find a loophole that will allow them to skate again as a figure skating pair
The Lone Ranger by Armie Hammer ( Visual )
10 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,708 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Native American spirit warrior Tonto recounts the tales that transformed John Reid, a prosecutor, into a Texas ranger and a legend of justice
Date night by Shawn Levy ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 1,442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An ordinary couple is in the right place, on the wrong night. Phil and Claire Foster are a sensible, suburban husband and wife slogging through their daily lives and marriage. But a case of mistaken identity sets off an outrageous chain of events involving small-time thieves, big-city mobsters, corrupt cops and a crazed cabbie, as the Fosters' 'date night' turns into a wild ride they'll never forget!
Elysium by Neill Blomkamp ( Visual )
19 editions published in 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the year 2154 two groups of people remain; the extremely wealthy who reside on an immaculate man-made space station named Elysium, and the rest, who occupy an overpopulated, destroyed Earth. Max decides to embark on a mission that could bring equality to the opposed worlds
Armageddon by Michael Bay ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 1,068 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Due to a shuttle's unfortunate demise in outer space, NASA becomes aware of a doomsday asteroid that is on a collision course with Earth. It seems that the only way to knock it off course is to drill into its surface and detonate a nuclear weapon. But as NASA's under-funded yet resourceful team train the world's best drillers for the job, the social order of the world begins to break down as the information reaches the public and hysteria results
Empire Falls by Ed Harris ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 854 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Het leven van twee families in een dorp in het noorden van de Verenigde Staten
Drive angry ( Visual )
11 editions published in 2011 in English and German and held by 848 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An undead felon breaks out of hell to avenge his murdered daughter and rescue her kidnapped baby from a band of cult-worshipping savages. Joined by tough-as-nails Piper, the two set off on a rampage of redemption, all while being pursued by an enigmatic killer who has been sent by the Devil to retrieve Milton and deliver him back to hell
UltraViolet ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 821 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Akcja filmu toczy się pod koniec XXI wieku. Kobieta zostaje schwytana w pułapkę przyszłości i zamieszana w futurystyczną wojnę domową pomiędzy siłami rządowymi a subkulturą zmodyfikowanych istot ludzkich o spotęgowanej sile, szybkości i inteligencji. Aby ochronić przed pewną śmiercią młodego chłopca musi użyć wszystkich swoich niezwykłych umiejętności
The longest yard by Peter Segal ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 810 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After former NFL quarterback Paul "Wrecking" Crewe gets thrown into a maximum security prison, the warden orders him to put together a team of hard-core inmates to play a fixed warm-up game against the brutal prison guards. But little does he know that the "Mean Machine," led by a tough-as-nails coach, have plans to settle their own score
The Perfect storm by Wolfgang Petersen ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 729 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The sword-fishing boat Andrea Gail and crews attempting to rescue her struggle against a powerful North Atlantic storm
Teenage Mutant Ninja turtles ( Visual )
8 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The city needs heroes. Darkness has settled over New York City as Shredder and his evil Foot Clan have an iron grip on everything from the police to the politicians. The future is grim until four unlikely outcast brothers rise from the sewers and discover their destiny as Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. The Turtles must work with fearless reporter April O'Neil and her wise-cracking cameraman Vern Fenwick to save the city and unravel Shredder's diabolical plan
Equilibrium by Kurt Wimmer ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a futuristic world, a strict regime has eliminated war by suppressing emotions: books, art and music are strictly forbidden and feeling is a crime punishable by death. Clerick John Preston (Bale) is a top ranking government agent responsible for destroying those who resist the rules. Whe he misses a dose of Prozium, a mind-altering drug that hinders emotion, Preston, who has been trained to enforce the strict laws of the new regime, suddenly becomes the only person capable of overthrowing it
Nine lives by Kathy Baker ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nine women each face a different situation in their lives. Among the stories told by director Rodrigo Garcia are a female inmate waiting for her children's visit, a woman facing cancer surgery, and a woman reuniting with an old flame at the supermarket
Drowning Mona by Neverland Films ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Mona Dearly, the town's most hated resident, drives into the river and drowns celebration ensues until the Sheriff realizes that it wasn't an accident. His job? To find out who killed her, when everyone had a motive
Phantom ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and German and held by 605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"At the height of the Cold War, the world holds its breath when a Soviet submarine armed with nuclear missiles goes missing in the Pacific. On board the vessel, the battle-tested captain ... and a rogue KGB agent ... are waging a life-and-death game of cat and mouse. With enemy forces closing in and time running out, the captain fights to keep control with nuclear Armageddon hanging in the balance"--Container
Go ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Told from three different views, the story of a group of young Californians who, by becoming involved in drug dealing, embark on a wild, late night ride that won't end until the sun comes up
Prison break ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Michael Scofield and his brother Lincoln Burrows have escaped prison and are on the run. Michael and Lincoln, along with several other escaped convicts, are not just running from the law and the FBI, they are devoting their time to uncovering a vast government plot that takes them around the world
What's the worst that could happen? by Sam Weisman ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thief Kevin Caffery attempts to rob from the home of rich and crooked businessman Max Fairbanks (who has to file for bankruptcy and is ripe for the pickings). But Fairbanks catches him in the act, calls the police and then procedes to steal the cherished ring that Kevin's girlfriend gave him. Caffery is then bent on revenge and getting his ring back. With the help of his partners and an auction, a thief steals from a crook
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Alternative Names
Fichtner Bill 1956-....
Fichtner, William Edward 1956-
English (190)
German (2)
Spanish (1)
Chinese (1)