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McGillis, Kelly 1957-

Overview
Works: 176 works in 614 publications in 7 languages and 16,653 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  History  Interviews  Folklore  Action and adventure films  Fiction  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Police films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Artist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Kelly McGillis
Publications by Kelly McGillis
Most widely held works about Kelly McGillis
 
Most widely held works by Kelly McGillis
Top gun by Tony Scott( visu )
105 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 3,305 libraries worldwide
Maverick Mitchell, a daring young flyer in the U.S. Navy is out to become the best of the best at the Navy's prestigious fighter weapons school. Kelly McGillis sizzles as the civilian instructor who teaches Maverick a few things you can't learn in a classroom
Witness by Kelly McGillis( visu )
55 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,380 libraries worldwide
Shortly after the death of her husband, Amish woman Rachel Lapp takes her son Samuel on a trip to Philadelphia. While in the train station washroom, Samuel sees two men savagely murder a third. Philadelphia detective John Book discovers that people within the police force were involved, and is assigned to escort Rachel and Samuel back home, protecting the boy until the trial. Book blends in with the Amish community, but the corrupt cops Book has exposed are determined to keep their secret, and they come looking for Samuel--to silence him for good
The accused by Jonathan Kaplan( visu )
28 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in English and held by 1,359 libraries worldwide
A fiercely independent woman is gang raped, then battles the legal system twice, going after both her attackers and the onlookers whose cheering fueled and encouraged the assualt
At first sight by Wen ke le( visu )
8 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 782 libraries worldwide
A man who has been blind since shortly after birth undergoes a surgical procedure that allows him to see again, which both enriches and complicates his life
Journey to planet Earth ( visu )
9 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 590 libraries worldwide
This series illustrates the desperate need for a balance between the needs of people and the environment to ensure a healthy, productive society. Three main themes are intertwined, dwindling farmland due to urban development, a shortage of water for the residents of huge cities, and the pollution of and human intervention in waterways. This second series looks at environmental issues in a new way, without regard for national, political or cultural boundaries. The third series investigates a growing national security threat throughout the world, how environmental pressures can lead to terrorism and regional conflict., examines the devastating environmental, political and economic effects of the degradation of the world's grasslands, examines how recent trends in globalization and the altering of ecosystems have led to dramatic increases in the spread of infectious diseases
Thumbelina ( visu )
15 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in English and held by 553 libraries worldwide
A long time ago in Denmark a childless couple, through a witch's spell, became blessed with a radiantly beautiful girl. She was no bigger than a thumb, so she was called Thumbelina. Snatched from her family by an ugly toad who wanted to marry her, Thumbelina escapes, befriending various creatures of the forest. Ultimately, she meets the king of the flower angels, with whom she finds happiness forever
The innkeepers ( visu )
4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 496 libraries worldwide
After over one hundred years of service, the Yankee Pedlar Inn is shutting its doors for good. The last remaining employees, Claire and Luke, are determined to uncover proof of what many believe to be one of New England's most haunted hotels. As the Inn's final days draw near, odd guests check in as the pair of minimum wage "ghost hunters" begin to experience strange and alarming events that may ultimately cause them to be mere footnotes in the hotel's long unexplained history
Out of Ireland ( visu )
10 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and held by 491 libraries worldwide
Examines the history of the seven million Irish who emigrated to America in the 18th, 19th and 20th centuries including the causes of the exodus and the immigrant experience in the United States. Uses photographs, archival footage, manuscript material and interviews with Irish immigrants to describe their experiences and the profound influence they have had on American culture
Thumbelina by H. C Andersen( Sound Recording )
12 editions published between 1989 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 389 libraries worldwide
A tiny girl no bigger than a thumb is stolen by a great ugly toad and subsequently has many adventures and makes many animal friends, before finding the perfect mate in a warm and beautiful southern land
Stake land by Jim Mickle( visu )
9 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and French and held by 380 libraries worldwide
America has fallen. A vampiric scourge sweeps the nation, turning brother on brother and parent on child as the blood-hungry beasts take deeper and deeper hold upon the land. It's hard for the survivors to know whether to be more afraid of the creatures themselves or the violent religious groups that have sprung up in response, but there is clearly only one choice: fight or die
Noah and the ark ( visu )
10 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 347 libraries worldwide
The epic story of how Noah built an ark to save his family and two of every kind of animal from a flood that destroys the world
Out of Ireland the story of Irish emigration to America ( visu )
6 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and held by 325 libraries worldwide
Examines the history of the seven million Irish who emigrated to America in the 18th, 19th and 20th centuries including the causes of the exodus and the immigrant experience in the United States. Uses photographs, archival footage, manuscript material and interviews with Irish immigrants to describe their experiences and the profound influence they have had on American culture. Accompanying CD presents "a musical tapestry complementing the emigrant's story - performed by world renowned Irish musicians" -- Container
The Babe ( visu )
7 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in English and held by 302 libraries worldwide
Entertaining version of the life of Babe Ruth, from his youth in Baltimore to his retirement from the game of baseball
Treasury of fairy tales ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 270 libraries worldwide
Two tales by Hans Christian Andersen, a classic from the Brothers Grimm, and a folktale from the swamps of Louisiana are read by four notable American actresses, accompanied by original music. These stories, about a baby girl the size of her mothers thumb, two baskets of talking eggs, a simple fisherman and his greedy wife, and an ancient Chinese emperor can help introduce children to the pleasures of reading aloud
1 a minute : what will you do? ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 242 libraries worldwide
Celebrity women worldwide provide an unprecedented push to help raise funds to find a cure for breast cancer, promote awareness and prevention, and support survivors of women's cancers. Viewers will follow a woman's journey through cancer with a focus on breast cancer, the most frequently diagnosed cancer in women worldwide. At each stage of her journey, the stars, who are survivors or affected closely by cancer, jump in and recount their experiences
Babe by Dick King-Smith( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 231 libraries worldwide
A version of the life of Babe Ruth, from his youth in Baltimore to his retirement from the game of baseball, based on events that occurred between 1902 and 1935
The house on Carroll Street ( visu )
7 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 194 libraries worldwide
Set in 1951 in New York City. Emily Crane appears before the U.S. Committee on Un-American Activities because she is in a group considered a threat. Subsequently she is fired from her job at Life Magazine and gets a job reading to an elderly woman that lives on Carroll Street. She notices odd things happening in the house next door and uncovers a plot to smuggle Nazi war criminals into the U.S. of 1951. Together with a maverick federal agent she tracks the plot to the highest levels of government
Made in heaven ( visu )
10 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 194 libraries worldwide
A romantic comedy which begins with the untimely death of its hero and his arrival in heaven. He meets amd falls in love with Annie who is a new soul due on earth. He must risk everything and return to earth to find her
Rabbit Ears beloved bible stories ( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and held by 193 libraries worldwide
Presents two Bible stories from the Old Testament
Winter people by Ted Kotcheff( visu )
9 editions published between 1988 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 182 libraries worldwide
This film, set in the 1930s in the Carolina mountains, is the story of a widower with a 10 year-old daughter and an unwed mother with a baby who fall in love. They become involved in a feud between two families
 
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Languages
English (267)
French (17)
Spanish (7)
German (5)
Multiple languages (3)
Hungarian (1)
Czech (1)
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