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Shepard, Sam 1943-

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The notebook by Ryan Gosling( visu )
28 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 3,100 libraries worldwide
A wealthy & fiercely independent young woman falls for an impoverished & passionate young man
Black Hawk down : a story of modern war by Mark Bowden( visu )
43 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,906 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
Charlotte's web by Julia Roberts( visu )
9 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 2,637 libraries worldwide
In ordinary Somerset County, a young farm girl named Fern rescues the runt of a litter of pigs from her father's ax. Fern names the pig Wilbur, takes care of him, and continues to visit him every day after he is moved to her Uncle Homer Zuckerman's barn across the road. But it's Wilbur's friendship with Charlotte the spider that ultimately saves him from the "smoke house" when Charlotte's talent for weaving praiseworthy words about Wilbur into her web, along with a little help from Templeton the rat and the other barn inhabitants, turns the Zuckerman farm into a tourist attraction
The right stuff by Philip Kaufman( visu )
47 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,583 libraries worldwide
The true story of Alan Shepard, Gus Grissom, John Glenn, Scott Carpenter, Walter Schirra, Gordon Cooper, and Deke Slayton - the seven men chosen to launch the U.S. into space
Seven plays by Sam Shepard( Book )
58 editions published between 1981 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 2,492 libraries worldwide
Presents seven dark works by American playwright Sam Shepard, which span 1968-1981 and deal with such themes as family disturbances and the loss of American myths; includes "Buried Child" and "Curse of the Starving Class."
Days of heaven by Terrence Malick( visu )
85 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,253 libraries worldwide
In 1910, Bill, a Chicago steel worker accidentally kills his supervisor. He flees to the Texas panhandle with his girlfriend Abby and little sister Linda, where they work harvesting wheat in the fields of a stoic farmer. When Bill learns that the farmer is ill and has less than a year to live, he encourages Abby to accept the man's attentions. The farmer and Abby marry, and she and her "siblings" live in the big house, waiting for the farmer to die, so Abby can inherit. But love seems to be a cure-all: the farmer seems to be improving. And Abby is no longer seeing this as a marriage of convenience
The assassination of Jesse James by the coward Robert Ford by Andrew Dominik( visu )
36 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,131 libraries worldwide
La jaquette indique : "Etats-Unis, fin du XIXème siècle, le nom de Jesse James est familier de tous. Il est le Hors-la-loi le plus connu et le plus redouté des USA, son nom accompagné d'un avis de recherche est placardé partout dans plus de 10 états. Mais il n'est pas qu'un bandit, Jesse James est également le héros de toute une nation, perçu par le plus grand nombre comme un Robin des Bois. Robert Ford? Le nom ne représente rien pour personne, ou plutôt pas encore. Ce jeune et ambitieux garçon de 19 ans fera tout pour connaître lui aussi la renommée : se rapprocher de Jesse, rejoindre sa bande ; et si ce n'est pas assez, il ira bien plus loin."
Mud by Jeff Nichols( visu )
25 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,058 libraries worldwide
Two boys, Ellis and his best friend Neckbone, find a mysterious man named Mud hiding out on a deserted island in the Mississippi. Mud tells the boys fantastic stories about his life, including how he killed a man in Texas and vengeful bounty hunters are coming to get him. He says he is planning to meet and escape with the love of his life, Juniper. The boys agree to help him, but it isn't long until their small town is besieged by bounty hunters out for blood
Steel magnolias by Robert Harling( visu )
12 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 1,956 libraries worldwide
"Six divas of the silver screen - Sally Field, Dolly Parton, Shirley MacLaine, Daryl Hannah, Olympia Dukakis and Julia Roberts - come together as bosom buddies in this hilarious and heartwarming story of life, love and loss in a small Louisiana Parish. At the center of the group is Shelby Eatenton (Roberts), newly married and joyfully pregnant, despite the fact that her diabetes could make childbirth life-threatening. Terrified and angry at the possibility of losing her only daughter, M'Lynn Eatenton (Field) looks to her four closest friends for strength and laughter as she battles her deepest fears of death in order to join Shelby in celebrating the miracle of new life"--Container
August: Osage County by John Wells( visu )
13 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and German and held by 1,949 libraries worldwide
"The darkly hilarious and deeply touching story of the strong-willed women of the Weston family, whose lives converge when a family crisis brings them back to the Midwest house they grew up in, and to the dysfunctional mother who raised them"--Container
A lie of the mind : a play in three acts by Sam Shepard( Book )
47 editions published between 1986 and 1995 in English and held by 1,798 libraries worldwide
Also contains The War in Heaven, Angel's Monologue by Joseph Chaikin and Sam Shepard
The pelican brief by Alan J Pakula( visu )
42 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,749 libraries worldwide
Two Supreme Court justices have been assassinated. One lone law student has stumbled upon the truth. An investigative journalist wants her story. Everyone else wants her dead
Paris, Texas by Wim Wenders( visu )
145 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 1,735 libraries worldwide
After having been missing for four years and presumed dead, Travis emerges from the desert near the Texas-Mexico border and collapses at a gas station. His younger brother, Walt, a billboard artist, takes him to Walt's Los Angeles home where Travis' son, Hunter, has lived with Walt and Walt's wife, Anne, since Travis and his wife, Jane, disappeared. Travis reestablishes a relationship with Hunter, finds Jane and brings about a reunion between Jane and Hunter before leaving again
Snow falling on cedars by Scott Hicks( visu )
29 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,693 libraries worldwide
A murder trial has upset the quiet community of San Piedro, and now this tranquil village has become the center of controversy. For a local reporter the trial strikes home when he finds his ex-lover is linked to the case
Safe house by Daniel Espinosa ( '11 ) Movie( visu )
11 editions published in 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,665 libraries worldwide
"Tobin Frost..., one of the CIA's most dangerous traitors, resurfaces in South Africa after eluding capture for almost a decade. During Frost's interrogation, the safe house where he is being held in is attacked by brutal mercenaries forcing rookie agent Matt Weston ... to take the infamous Frost on the run. As the masterful manipulator toys with his reluctant protégé, shaking the young operative's morality and idealism, the unlikely allies must fight to stay alive long enough to uncover who wants them dead"--Container
Fool for love by Sam Shepard( Book )
76 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in 7 languages and held by 1,643 libraries worldwide
Love, hate, and myths of the Old West are evidenced in violent confrontation between half-brother and half-sister, who happen to be lovers. Background music. 1 act, 3 men, 1 woman, 1 interior
Brothers by Susanne Bier( visu )
22 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,564 libraries worldwide
Captain Sam Cahill is embarking on his fourth tour of duty, leaving behind his beloved wife and two daughters. When Sam's Blackhawk helicopter is shot down in the mountains of Afghanistan, the worst is presumed, leaving an enormous void in the family. Despite a dark history, Sam's charismatic younger brother steps in to fill the family void
The unseen hand and other plays by Sam Shepard( Book )
39 editions published between 1972 and 2009 in English and held by 1,477 libraries worldwide
Presents fourteen short and experimental plays from Sam Shepard's early career including, "The Unseen Hand"; "The Rock Garden"; "Chicago"; "Red Cross"; and "Killer's Head."
All the pretty horses by Cormac McCarthy( visu )
10 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 1,433 libraries worldwide
John and his best friend Lacey leave Texas and head south of the border in search of adventure, where they find work as horse wranglers. But when John embarks on an illicit and passionate affair with the beautiful daughter of the wealthy ranch owner who is his employer, events are set in motion which forever change the lives of all involved
Buried child by Sam Shepard( Book )
38 editions published between 1977 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 1,368 libraries worldwide
Sam Shepard's Pulitzer Prize-winning Buried Child is fierce and unforgettable. A scene of madness greets Vince and his girlfriend as they arrive at the squalid farmhouse of Vince's hard-drinking grandparents, who seem to have no idea who he is. Nor does his father, Tilden, a hulking former All-American footballer, or his uncle, who has lost one of his legs to a chain saw. Only the memory of an unwanted child, buried in an undisclosed location, can hope to deliver this family
 
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Alternative Names
Rogers , Samuel Shepard
Rogers, Samuel Shepard 1943-
Rogers, Shepard Samuel.
Rogers , Steve
Rogers, Steve 1943-
Rogers, Steve Shepard, 1943-
Sam Shepard acteur américain
Sam Shepard Actor estadounidense
Sam Shepard americký dramatik a herec
Sam Shepard Amerikaans acteur
Sam Shepard attore, commediografo e scrittore statunitense
Sam Shepard dramaturg, scenarzysta i aktor amerykański
Sam Shepard US-amerikanischer Dramatiker und Schauspieler
Shepard, Rogers Samuel.
Shepard, Sam
Shepard, Sam pseud
Shepard, Samuel.
Σαμ Σέπαρντ
Сам Шепърд
Сэм Шепард американский актёр и сценарист
סם שפרד
שפארד, סם 1943־
שפרד, סם 1943-
سام شبرد، 1943-
سام شيبارد
سام شپارد
شيبارد، سام، 1943-
სემ შეპარდი
샘 셰퍼드
세퍼드, 샘 1943-
셰퍼드, 샘 1943-
쉐파드, 샘 1943-
쉐퍼드, 쌤 1943-
サム・シェパード
シェパ-ド, サム 1943-
シェパード, サム
Languages
English (799)
German (61)
Spanish (42)
French (38)
Italian (11)
Danish (6)
Catalan (6)
Japanese (4)
Dutch (4)
Multiple languages (3)
Finnish (2)
Croatian (1)
Portuguese (1)
Esperanto (1)
Serbian (1)
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