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Waterston, Sam

Overview
Works: 485 works in 1,402 publications in 7 languages and 42,689 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Documentary television programs  Historical television programs  Biography  Nonfiction television programs  Television mini-series  Romance films  Military history 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Production personnel, Author, Host, Speaker, Interviewee, Other, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Sam Waterston
Publications by Sam Waterston
Most widely held works by Sam Waterston
The Civil War by Ken Burns( visu )
15 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in English and held by 3,475 libraries worldwide
An epic documentary bringing life to America's most destructive - and defining - conflict. Here is the saga of celebrated generals and the ordinary soldiers. A heroic and transcendent president and a country that had to divide itself in two in order to become one again
Thomas Jefferson by Ken Burns( visu )
26 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,423 libraries worldwide
Examines the life of Thomas Jefferson, third President of the United States and author of the Declaration of Independence
The killing fields by Roland Joffé( visu )
136 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 2,278 libraries worldwide
Dith Pran is an aide, translator and friend of two journalists who are covering the war in Cambodia. He is eventually exiled to the labor camps in Cambodia's countryside, where he endures four years of starvation, torture and war before escaping to Thailand
The great Gatsby by Baz Luhrmann( visu )
27 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,234 libraries worldwide
In 1920s Long Island, a mysterious American millionaire's efforts to recapture the sweetheart of his youth result in tragedy
Tennessee Williams' The glass menagerie by Tennessee Williams( visu )
28 editions published between 1980 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 1,619 libraries worldwide
Drama of a strong willed woman who attempts to impose her shattered dreams into the life of her reclusive daughter, and how the daughter finds a way of escape
Crimes and misdemeanors by Woody Allen( visu )
33 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,264 libraries worldwide
Weaving together several different stories about people's lives, loves, perceptions, and ideals, this examines some of the toughest questions surrounding human nature
Art 21 art in the 21st century ( visu )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,230 libraries worldwide
Meet the most dynamic visual artists of our time in the award-winning documentary series Art 21: Art in the Twenty-First Century. Unparalleled in its access to today's artists, this unique series invites viewers into artists' studios, homes and communities to provide an intimate view of their lives, creative processes, and sources of inspiration. The one-hour programs present groundbreaking artists of the new century at work and speaking in their own words-direct, accessible, and unfiltered-about how, why, and what they create. Compelling and thought-provoking, Art in the Twenty-First Century takes viewers behind the scenes-and beyond the museum or gallery experience-to reveal how contemporary art can change how we see the world around us
The newsroom ( visu )
19 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,039 libraries worldwide
The Newsroom takes a behind-the-scenes look at a high-rated cable-news program at the fictional ACN Network, focusing on the on and off camera lives of its acerbic anchor, a new executive producer, and their newsroom staff
Michael Cimino's Heaven's gate by Michael Cimino( visu )
37 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 970 libraries worldwide
A lawman and a hitman are in love with the same woman. All three are caught up in a devastating class war, when ruthless ranchers decide to kill off the starving immigrants who have been stealing their cattle. The story is based on a real range war in the 1890s in Johnson County, Wyoming
The man in the moon by Robert Mulligan( visu )
24 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 952 libraries worldwide
A poignant and bittersweet tale of tender sexual discovery in the rural Louisiana of the 1950s
Interiors by Woody Allen( visu )
21 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 848 libraries worldwide
When Eve, an interior designer, is deserted by her husband of many years, the emotionally glacial relationships of their three grown daughters are laid bare. Twisted by jealousy, insecurity and resentment, Renata, a successful writer; Flyn, a woman crippled by indecision; and Joey, a budding actress, struggle to communicate for the sake of their shattered mother
The newsroom ( visu )
10 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 835 libraries worldwide
The Newsroom takes a behind-the-scenes look at a high-rated cable-news program at the fictional ACN Network, focusing on the on and off camera lives of its acerbic anchor, a new executive producer, and their newsroom staff
The newsroom by Aaron Sorkin( visu )
3 editions published in 2015 in English and French and held by 687 libraries worldwide
In the wake of the Genoa debacle, the team decides to use caution in reporting a major breaking story. Neal is contacted by an anonymous source in possession of stolen government documents; Sloan looks to solve a takeover puzzle. When the team attends the White House Correspondents' Dinner in Washington, Mac makes an unexpected acquaintance and Will gets a surprise
Serial mom by John Waters( visu )
23 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 637 libraries worldwide
Beverly Sutphin is a seemingly perfect homemaker who will stop at nothing to rid the neighborhood of anyone failing to live up to her moral code
Time Life's Lost civilizations ( visu )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 595 libraries worldwide
Features original location cinematography in 25 countries, taking the viewer around the world on an incredible journey from ancient Mesopotamia to modern Tibet
Maya the blood of kings ( visu )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 583 libraries worldwide
While Europe was in the midst of the Dark Ages, the Maya of Central America were developing a culture responsible for a complicated writing system, mathematical and astrological calculations, and archaeological marvels. Explore ruins in the jungles of Mexico, Honduras and Guatemala to understand a people both sophisticated and bloodthirsty and a society that collapsed with mysterious speed
Hopscotch by Ronald Neame( visu )
7 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in English and held by 577 libraries worldwide
One of the CIA's top international operatives is suddenly relegated to a desk job in an agency power play. Unwilling to go quietly, and with the aid of a chic Viennese widow, he puts himself back in the game by writing a memoir exposing the innermost secrets of every major intelligence agency in the world. The CIA now wants him dead, but he refuses to cooperate--because he's having too much fun!
Inca secrets of the ancestors ( visu )
4 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 554 libraries worldwide
Discusses the legendary kingdom of the Incas and the achievements of their society, including medical skills, engineering, and architectural marvels
Miracle at midnight ( visu )
15 editions published between 1987 and 2004 in English and held by 543 libraries worldwide
When word of the Nazi plot to arrest Denmark's Jews leaks out, families such as the Kosters band together to thwart the impending raid
Much ado about nothing by William Shakespeare( visu )
9 editions published between 1973 and 2002 in English and held by 537 libraries worldwide
This production sets Shakespeare's comedy in turn-of-the- 20th-century America, with corresponding sets, costumes, and music
 
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Alternative Names
SAM WATERSTON
Sam Waterston acteur américain
Sam Waterston Amerikaans acteur
Sam Waterston attore statunitense
Sam Waterston US-amerikanischer Schauspieler
Uoterston, Sėm
Uoterston, Sėmi︠u︡ėl Atkinson
Ṿaṭersṭon, Sam
Ṿaṭersṭon, Samuʼel Aṭḳinson
Waterson, Sam 1940-
Waterston, Samuel A.
Waterston, Samuel A. 1940-
Waterston, Samuel Atkinson
Сем Вотерстон
Уотерстон, Сэм
Уотерстон, Сэмюэл Аткинсон
ווטרסטון, סם
ווטרסטון, סמואל אטקינסון
סם ווטרסטון
سام واترستون تهیه‌کننده، بازیگر، و کارگردان آمریکایی
샘 워터스턴
サム・ウォーターストン
山姆·沃特森
Languages
English (365)
German (27)
French (23)
Spanish (17)
Multiple languages (4)
Italian (2)
Catalan (1)
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