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Fichtner, William

Overview
Works: 95 works in 315 publications in 4 languages and 25,350 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Parodies, imitations, etc  Television adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Action and adventure films  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Singer, Instrumentalist, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by William Fichtner
Crash by Paul Haggis ( Visual )
38 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and Chinese and held by 3,800 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 2,624 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 1,680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bitter ivals Chazz Michael Michaels and Jimmy MacElroy brawl on the podium after tying for gold at the world championship. Banned for life from men's single skating competition, the arch-rivals find a loophole that allows them to skate again as a pair
The Lone Ranger by Armie Hammer ( Visual )
11 editions published in 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,636 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 1,416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Elysium by Neill Blomkamp ( Visual )
18 editions published in 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,350 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 1,045 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The U.S. government calls upon an oil-well driller and his colorful crew to save the world by flying to an asteroid that's on a collision course for earth and setting off a nuclear bomb to divert it
Empire Falls by Ed Harris ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 846 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A powerful portrait of blue-collar America, a timeless tribute to the inherent decency and good humor that sustains working-class people in everyday life
Drive angry ( Visual )
11 editions published in 2011 in English and German and held by 837 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 813 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Human society has been decimated by a holocaust caused by biological warfare research gone wrong. The intent was to create super-soldiers, but a genetically-engineered virus turns infected humans into Hemophages. These human, vampire-like sub-species have enhanced physical abilities. In the infection-paranoid and technologically advanced society that follows, Violet is a singular Hemophage warrior battling the totalitarian dictator who is determined to wipe out her species at any cost
The longest yard ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 786 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 )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Andrea Gail is a sword fishing boat out of Gloucester, Massachusetts. Billy Tyne is her captain, down-on-his-luck from a recent losing streak, looking to bring back one big score so he and his crew will have the money to stay ashore during the coming winter. So out they go, and they hit it big, hauling in what the crew estimates is a quarter-million-dollars worth of fish. Unfortunately, they haven't paid attention to the weather forecasts or the radio, and the boat is right in the path of what will become one of the most terrifying and fantastic storms of the century. The always-beating heart of the adventure are the men (and women) who go down to the sea in ships and are oft-times lost at sea, doing battle with the unpredictable, sometimes vicious forces of Nature. Based on a true story, and dedicated to the ten thousand Gloucestermen who have died at sea since 1623
Equilibrium by Kurt Wimmer ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the future, after a Third World War has decimated much of the Earth's population, a new nation arose. Believing human emotions and their expression were to blame for the failings of past societies, it is decreed that all citizens must take a daily dose of a drug which levels out the emotional landscape, and that all forms of creative expression are against the law. An elite law enforcement officer who tracks down and punishes "sense offenders" one day, accidentally, fails to take his drug, and for the first time begins experiencing emotions himself
Nine lives by Kathy Baker ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nine women each face a different situation in their lives. Among the stories told by director Rodrigo García 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 629 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 592 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 )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 538 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 526 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 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A man catches a thief in his home, steals his ring and the thief tries to steal it back
Prison break ( Visual )
7 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Revenge, deceit and edge of your seat action lead to the most breathtaking, suspenseful series finale
 
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Alternative Names
Fichtner Bill 1956-....
Fichtner, William Edward 1956-
Languages
English (179)
Spanish (2)
German (2)
Chinese (1)
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