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Presnell, Harve

Works: 92 works in 318 publications in 5 languages and 14,923 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Music  Fiction  Christian films  Comedy films  Cantatas, Secular  War films  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Harve Presnell
Publications by Harve Presnell
Publications by Harve Presnell, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Harve Presnell
Most widely held works by Harve Presnell
Fargo by Joel Coen( visu )
70 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 3,763 libraries worldwide
A midwestern policewoman investigates a series of brutal and interconnected crimes. Steadily she tightens the net on the killers and their accomplices in a kidnapping scheme gone wildly wrong
Saving Private Ryan by Steven Spielberg( visu )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 2,169 libraries worldwide
Captain John Miller must take his men behind enemy lines to find Private Ryan, whose three brothers have been killed in combat. Faced with impossible odds, the men question their orders. Why are eight men risking thir lives to save just one? Surrounded by the brutal realities of war each man searches for his own answer and the strength to triumph over an uncertain future with honor, decency and courage
The unsinkable Molly Brown ( visu )
21 editions published between 1964 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 1,363 libraries worldwide
Molly, a poor, uneducated young woman, leaves her mountain cabin home in search of a rich husband and a better life. She finds both in Leadville Johnny Brown as she strikes it lucky and he strikes gold
The legend of Bagger Vance by Robert Redford( visu )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1,211 libraries worldwide
The protagonist of this metaphysical fable is Rannulph Junah, Southern aristocrat and World War I hero. In a tournament in Savannah, he defeats two golf pros by following the teachings of his guru, Bagger Vance, a black mystic serving as his caddie
Paint your wagon by Frederick Loewe( visu )
10 editions published between 1969 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 964 libraries worldwide
Widescreen, enhanced for 16:9 TVs. The story of a goldmining boom town centering on the work-and-play partnership of two miners and the wife they share
Face/off by John Travolta( visu )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 783 libraries worldwide
FBI agent Sean Archer (John Travolta) must go undercover to investigate the location of a lethal biological weapon planted by his arch rival, terrorist-for-hire Castor Troy (Nicolas Cage). After undergoing a radical surgical procedure, Archer literally "borrows" Troy's face and identity to carry out his mission. But things go awry when Troy, emerging from a coma, is transformed into Archer and wreaks havoc upon his life, both at work and at home
Carmina Burana by Carl Orff( Sound Recording )
49 editions published between 1960 and 2006 in 6 languages and held by 716 libraries worldwide
Carmina burana: Szenische Kantate für Soli, Chor, Kinderchor und Orchester
The unsinkable Molly Brown original Broadway cast recording by Meredith Willson( Sound Recording )
32 editions published between 1960 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 656 libraries worldwide
The whole wide world by Dan Ireland( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 567 libraries worldwide
Tells "the touching true story of the star-crossed love between writer Robert Howard and schoolteacher Novalyne Price"--Container
Walking across Egypt by Arthur Allan; Burstyn, Ellen; Thomas, Jonathan Taylor; Hamill, Mark Seidelman( visu )
9 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 545 libraries worldwide
In this humorous and heartwarming story based on Clyde Edgerton's acclaimed novel, a feisty 78-year old widow and an unloved, troubled teenager from a youth rehabilitation center forge a special kind of bond, despite their tremendous differences, and discover what it takes to earn the trust and love of another
Patch Adams by Tom Shadyac( visu )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 432 libraries worldwide
"Meet Patch Adams, a doctor who doesn't look, act or think like any doctor you've met before. For Patch, humor is the best medicine, and he's willing to do just about anything to make his patients laugh -- even if it means risking his own career. Based on a true story."--Container
Flags of our fathers by Clint Eastwood( visu )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 345 libraries worldwide
For 70,000 Marines this was more than a turning point of World War II, it was the defining moment of their lives. Explores the complicated nature of heroism, courage and patriotism in the harrowing true story of four Marines who fought the bloody battles at Iwo Jima during World War II and how a single photo emerged as one of the most evocative icons of the 20th Century
A bright shining lie by Terry George( visu )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 232 libraries worldwide
The story of LTC John Paul Vann (Paxton) and his work as a military and civilian advisor in Vietnam over a ten year period (1962-72) until his death in an accidental helicopter crash. As a military advisor, Vann attempted to fight corruption in the Vietnamese army, recognizing the need to build trust among the Vietnamese peasantry. When his recommendations were ignored by the U.S. military, he exposed falsified battle reports and other deceptions to a New York Times reporter, effectively ending his military career. As the war escalated, however, Vann returned to Vietnam as a civilian advisor under Nixon's "Vietnamization" program, ending as the defacto commander of Vietnamese forces in the successful defense of the Central Highlands during the 1972 Easter Offensive. The film also examines Vann's character flaws, the chief of these being his adulterous nature and affairs with Vietnamese women which resulted in a forced marriage to a Vietnamese schoolgirl whom he had gotten pregnant
Escanaba in da moonlight ( visu )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 213 libraries worldwide
A comedy about five Yoopers - residents of Michigan's Upper Peninsula - and their escapades at a ramshackle deer camp on the eve of the Opening Day of the 1989 hunting season
Annie the Broadway musical : world premiere complete recording ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 125 libraries worldwide
Annie Warbucks by Charles Strouse( Sound Recording )
7 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 99 libraries worldwide
Tidal wave no escape ( visu )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 82 libraries worldwide
Former weapons specialist John Wahl (Corbin Bernsen) and oceanographer Jessica Weaver (Julianne Phillips) wage a full-scale assault on a master weather manipulator whose corrupt imagination causes deadly tsunamis along the Pacific coastline
Everything that rises ( visu )
3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 71 libraries worldwide
Western-tinged drama about taciturn rancher facing family tragedy and foreclosure
Super Sucker ( visu )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 69 libraries worldwide
Rival door-to-door vacuum cleaner distributors Fred Barlow and Winslow Schnaebelt battle for territory and survival in a "winner takes all" contest
Raising Arizona by Joel Coen( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 64 libraries worldwide
Fargo: A car salesman sets in motion a complicated series of events when he decides to mastermind the kidnapping of his wife for ransom
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Presnell, George Harvey
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