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Glenn, Scott 1942-

Overview
Works: 344 works in 1,114 publications in 8 languages and 43,709 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biography  Police films  Fiction  Juvenile works  Made-for-TV movies  Domestic fiction, American  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Editor, Contributor, Costume designer, Interviewee, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Scott Glenn
Publications by Scott Glenn
Most widely held works by Scott Glenn
The silence of the lambs by Jonathan Demme( visu )
115 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 4,749 libraries worldwide
A young female FBI agent is sent to interview notorious killer, Dr. Hannibal Lecter, in hope of obtaining information that will help the Bureau catch another killer
The hunt for Red October by Jerry Sherlock( visu )
37 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and Multiple languages and held by 2,835 libraries worldwide
A new Soviet sub, the Red October, is heading for the U.S. coast. Government experts think it is planning to attack- that is, all the experts but one. He thinks the sub's commander is planning to defect, but he has only a few hours to find the sub and prove his theory
Freedom writers by Richard LaGravenese( visu )
29 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,801 libraries worldwide
A true story about a teacher in a racially divided school who gives her students what they've always needed, a voice. Erin Gruwell comes to a southern California high school bubbling over with naive optimism. She quickly discovers that her unruly classroom is not easily won over by her good intentions. After a few floundering attempts to connect with her students, Gruwell gives them the assignment of keeping journals about their own lives, This assignment is something that the class can bite into with relish. This eventually bonds them together and pushes racial rivalries aside. Draws heavily from the published journals of the real students themselves
The Bourne ultimatum by Robert Ludlum( visu )
17 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 2,772 libraries worldwide
Once again, Jason Bourne emerges from hiding and into chaos. His return this time prompted inadvertently by London-based reporter Simon Ross. Ross's writing is unveiling Operation Blackbriar--an upgrade to Project Treadstone--in a series of newspaper columns which have woken, and profoundly disturbed, Bourne's former masters. Bourne must uncover and eradicate the sources of their paranoia, before they eradicate him. Clawing his way out of madness, Jason Bourne has regained his conscience even though he has lost most of his mind
The right stuff by Philip Kaufman( visu )
43 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and French and held by 2,547 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
Secretariat by William Nack( visu )
16 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,371 libraries worldwide
Behind every legend lies an impossible dream. Witness the spectacular journey of an incredible horse named Secretariat and the moving story of his unlikely owner, a housewife who risked everything to make him a champion
Training day by Antoine Fuqua( visu )
31 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and French and held by 2,148 libraries worldwide
Jake Hoyt, a fresh-faced rookie in the Los Angeles Police Department, gets a chance to join the elite narcotics squad headed up by 13-year veteran Detective Sergeant Alonzo Harris. Jake is to prove himself during a one-day ride-along. As the day wears on, it becomes increasingly clear that Detective Harris has blurred the line between right and wrong to an alarming degree, enforcing his own code of ethics and street justice. Eventually, Hoyt begins to suspect that he is, rather than having the opportunity to join the squad, being set up to take the fall
Silverado by Lawrence Kasdan( visu )
56 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in 8 languages and held by 2,064 libraries worldwide
Four unwitting heroes cross paths on their journey to the sleepy town of Silverado. It's up to the sharp-shooting foursome to save the day, but first they have to break each other out of jail and learn who their real friends are. Includes featurette
Nights in Rodanthe by Nicholas Sparks( visu )
11 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 1,889 libraries worldwide
Adrienne Willis is a woman with her life in chaos. She retreats to the small coastal town in the Outer Banks where she hopes to find the tranquility she so desperately needs. She has a wayward husband who has asked to come home and a teen-aged daughter who resents her every decision. Upon arrival, a major storm is forecast and a guest named Dr. Paul Flanner arrives. Paul is the only guest at the inn, and he is facing his own crisis of conscience. With the storm closing in, the two turn to each other for comfort, and in one magical weekend, set in motion a life-changing romance that will resonate throughout the rest of their lives
The Bourne legacy by Jeremy Renner( visu )
7 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,869 libraries worldwide
Aaron Cross is an agent groomed by the government program that also unleashed Jason Bourne, but with a few new wrinkles. Cross is busy training in Alaska when he's caught in a tsunami of hurt, thus beginning a frantic search for answers that leads to a mad motorcycle chase through the streets of Manila. He picks up a partner in government doctor Marta Shearing, who is confused herself after nearly being caught in a madman's bloody rampage
W by Oliver Stone( visu )
11 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 1,814 libraries worldwide
A look at the life of the 43rd president of the United States, from his beginnings as a privileged alcoholic to his becoming a born-again Christian whose belief in religious destiny helped move him to the top ranks of political power. How Christianity turned his life around, how he met and married his wife, and the days before his decision to declare war on Iraq are featured
Backdraft by Ron Howard( visu )
37 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,492 libraries worldwide
Stephen McCaffrey and his younger brother Brian are two feuding siblings carrying on an heroic family tradition in the Chicago fire department. Stephen is so relentless that he drives Brian out of firefighting and into arson investigation. Assisting arson investigator Donald Rimgale, Brian becomes involved in a puzzling series of arson attacks, each ignited by explosive phenomena known as backdrafts. Before the smoke clears, love affairs are rekindled and lives are shattered as the McCaffrey brothers fight to resolve their differences and solve the mystery
Seabiscuit by Gary Ross( visu )
10 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 1,377 libraries worldwide
While not looking the part, Seabiscuit was one of the most remarkable thoroughbred racehorses in history. In the 1930s, when Americans longed to escape the grim realities of Depression-era life, four men turned Seabiscuit into a national hero
The virgin suicides by Sofia Coppola( visu )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 1,014 libraries worldwide
"In the mid-1970s, in a sleepy Michigan community, live the Lisbon sisters, five teenagers whose beauty has bewitched a group of neighborhood boys. Isolated by their over-protective parents, they move like fleeting visions against the suburban landscape, luminous and unattainable. But when school hunk Trip Fontaine convinces Lux Lisbon and her sisters to go to the prom, the boys' romantic fantasies threaten to come true - until they are engulfed in a stunning chain of events that will change their lives forever." -- Container
Sucker punch by Zack Snyder( visu )
7 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,007 libraries worldwide
"In this epic action fantasy, Babydoll, locked away against her will, must band together with four fellow prisoners and use imagination and dreams to escape her dark reality"--Container
Courage under fire by Edward Zwick( visu )
11 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 998 libraries worldwide
When Lt. Colonel Nathaniel Serling is asked to review the posthumous candidacy of the first woman to receive a Medal of Honor, he finds himself plunged into an apparent cover-up surrounding the actions that led to her death. As he struggles to uncover the truth, he also finds himself forced to confront his own tormenting demons
Tall tale ( visu )
7 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 955 libraries worldwide
The dynamic Pecos Bill teams with larger-than-life heroes Paul Bunyan and John Henry to help a brave young man in the fight against a greedy land-grabber who'll stop at nothing to get his hands on the deed to the youngster's family farm
A painted house by Scott Glenn( visu )
9 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 943 libraries worldwide
10-year-old Luke lives with his parents and grandparents in Arkansas during the Korean War. To pick the cotton in their fields, they must hire "hill people" and Mexicans. Hank is a "hill person" who doesn't take kindly to people looking down on him. Luke witnesses a fight that Hank gets into that causes the death of another person. With better times ahead to look forward to, the town gets excited about a new invention - television
Urban cowboy by John Travolta( visu )
9 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 862 libraries worldwide
Bud Davis, a Texas oil refinery worker, meets and falls in love with Sissy at Gilley's, a popular country-western nightclub in Houston. However, their relationship becomes endangered when a mechanical bull-riding ex-convict schemes to steal Sissy's heart
The river by Mark Rydell( visu )
13 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 600 libraries worldwide
Tom and Mae Garvey are struggling to keep their homestead safe from the local power authority who wants to flood their land. When Mae's former beau, Joe Wade, turns out to be in charge of the plan to acquire the property, tensions run high, climaxing in a devastating confrontation on the flooded river banks
 
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Alternative Names
Glenn, Theodore Scott.
Glenn, Theodore Scott 1942-
Languages
English (414)
German (29)
French (20)
Spanish (6)
Multiple languages (4)
Italian (2)
Japanese (1)
Dutch (1)
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