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Thornton, Billy Bob

Works: 480 works in 1,611 publications in 7 languages and 54,445 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Animated films  Children's films  Biography  Film adaptations  Legal films  Historical films 
Roles: Actor, Author of screenplay, Performer, Author, Director, Interviewee, Scenarist, Singer, Creator, Conceptor, Other, Recipient, Host, Adapter, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Publications about Billy Bob Thornton
Publications by Billy Bob Thornton
Most widely held works by Billy Bob Thornton
Friday night lights ( visu )
21 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,415 libraries worldwide
Takes place in Odessa, a socially and racially divided and economically troubled oil town in the western part of Texas, where high school football is the thing that brings all the people together. Follows Coach Gary Gaines and the Permian High School Panthers through the 1988 season as they work hard to extend Permian's winning record. Shows the players struggling with typical adolescent issues and the lack of future opportunities in their town as well at the overwhelming pressure of the town's expectations
Armageddon by Michael Bay( visu )
64 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 2,324 libraries worldwide
Due to a shuttle's unfortunate demise in outer space, NASA becomes aware of a doomsday asteroid that is on a collision course with Earth. It seems that the only way to knock it off course is to drill into its surface and detonate a nuclear weapon. But as NASA's under-funded yet resourceful team train the world's best drillers for the job, the social order of the world begins to break down as the information reaches the public and hysteria results
Sling blade by Billy Bob Thornton( visu )
64 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,284 libraries worldwide
After 25 years, mildly retarded killer Karl Childers is released from the mental hospital where he was placed for killing his mother and her lover. He gets a job and is befriended by a fatherless boy and his mother, but his newfound peace is shattered by the mother's abusive boyfriend
Intolerable cruelty by George Clooney( visu )
16 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,235 libraries worldwide
After a Beverly Hills lawyer gets his client out of his marriage without having to pay a settlement by setting up the wife, she sets out to seek revenge. She is planning to get the lawyer to fall in love with her so she can take him for all he's got!
Puss in boots by Antonio Banderas( visu )
15 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 2,209 libraries worldwide
Years before meeting Shrek and Donkey, the adorable but tricky Puss in Boots must clear his name from all charges making him a wanted fugitive
Princess Mononoke by Billy Crudup( visu )
32 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,153 libraries worldwide
When a frightening creature attacks his remote village, young warrior Ashitaka is able to put the great beast out of its misery. It is a boar god corrupted by sinister magic, transformed into a monster by a wound from a mysterious iron ball. Ashitaka has received a wound as well, which bubbles with supernatural putrescence, so he must travel far to the east seeking a cure. In Iron Town, Lady Eboshi employs freed prostitutes, former serfs, and even outcast lepers to build a human empire that will civilize the wilderness with iron and guns. In the forest, the wild gods gather their strength to fight back, led by San, the Princess Mononoke. She is a beautiful but savage girl who has chosen to give up her humanity and side with the animals. Ashitaka finds himself embroiled in a battle between the two forces, both of whom see him as supporting the enemy
Monster's ball by Marc Forster( visu )
80 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,129 libraries worldwide
Hank and Leticia inhabit stark, queasy realities of the contemporary South, he as a death row corrections officer and she as the soon-to-be widow of an inmate whose execution Hank helps conduct. In the aftermath of the execution, both lose their children to tragic deaths and they form an unlikely bond
The Judge by David Dobkin( visu )
17 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 2,077 libraries worldwide
Big-city lawyer Hank Palmer returns to his childhood home where his estranged father, the town's judge, is suspected of murder. He sets out to discover the truth and along the way reconnects with the family he walked away from years before
The Alamo by Mark Johnson( visu )
15 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and German and held by 1,713 libraries worldwide
Retells the story of the historic 1836 battle in the Texan War of Independence. Facing 4,000 Mexican troops, 186 Texan soldiers and volunteers - including William Travis, Davy Crockett, and Jim Bowie - retreat within the walls of the Alamo, a Franciscan mission that was converted into a military fort. Once inside, the men prepare themselves for what will be a bloody battle to the death. U.S. General Sam Houston leads the charge from the outside. The Texans held the fort for 13 days under siege by General Santa Anna
Eagle eye by D. J Caruso( visu )
18 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,600 libraries worldwide
Jerry and Rachel are two strangers who are thrown together by a mysterious phone call from a woman they have never met. Threatening their lives and family, she pushes Jerry and Rachel into a series of increasingly dangerous situations, using the technology of everyday life to track and control their every move. Now they must carry out a high-tech assassination plot of an unscrupulous artificial intelligence system
The apostle by Robert Duvall( visu )
27 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 1,508 libraries worldwide
Sonny is a gifted Southern Pentecostal preacher loved by his community in Texas. When Sonny loses control and commits a crime of passion, he is forced to run from the law. Hiding out in the small Louisiana town of Bayou Boutte, Sonny adopts a new identity as the Apostle E.F. and sets out on a new mission-- to find the road to redemption
All the pretty horses by Cormac McCarthy( visu )
36 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,507 libraries worldwide
John Grady Cole (Damon) and his best friend Lacey Rawlins (Thomas) leave Texas, head south of the border in search of adventure, and find work as horse wranglers. But when Cole embarks on an illicit and passionate affair with the beautiful daughter (Cruz) of the wealthy ranch owner who is his employer, events are set in motion which forever change the lives of all involved
The man who wasn't there by Joel Coen( visu )
51 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,475 libraries worldwide
In a sleepy Northern California town in the 1940s, Ed Crane, a humble barber, suspects that his wife Doris is having an affair with her boss. When a stranger comes into town hinting that there is a fortune to be made in investing in the new invention of dry cleaning, Ed hatches a blackmail scheme he hopes will make him rich and get him some revenge at the same time. His plan goes horribly awry when he accidentally commits a murder for which Doris is blamed, landing her in jail, and Ed at the mercy of big-city lawyer Freddy Riedenschneider
The astronaut farmer by Michael Polish( visu )
16 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,458 libraries worldwide
An astronaut-in-training has to leave NASA (to save the family farm) but just can't give up on his dream of shooting into space, even if he has to do it all by himself. And that will of course get everyone up in arms, from his wife to his banker to the town gossips to the media and the Department of Homeland Security
The Roosevelts : an intimate history ( visu )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 1,457 libraries worldwide
Profiles Theodore, Franklin, and Eleanor as the most prominent members of the most important family in history. Through their stories, PBS chronicles the history they helped to shape, from the Square Deal to the New Deal, San Juan Hill to the Western Front, to the founding of the United Nations
Primary colors by Mike Nichols( visu )
25 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,421 libraries worldwide
Follows a virtually unknown Southern governor on a quest for the White House with his strong, savvy and equally ambitious wife
Parkland by Vincent Bugliosi( visu )
14 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,322 libraries worldwide
November 22, 1963 is a day that changed the world forever when beloved American President John F. Kennedy was assassinated in Dallas. Parkland is the true story behind that tragic day, told from the vantage point of individuals who are forced to make split-second decisions after this incomprehensible event that will change the world's landscape forever
Bad Santa by Terry Zwigoff( visu )
29 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,256 libraries worldwide
Willie is a thief who teams up with his dwarf friend Marcus, for a very special Christmas scam. Willie gets a job as Santa Claus at a shopping mall, Marcus tags along as an elf, and they use their employee status to rob stores blind just before Christmas. But Willie is a bitter and foul-mouthed alcoholic who doesn't care much for kids. A mall's manager is certain something's wrong, so he asks the chief of security to check out Willie. Meanwhile, one of the kids Willie is forced to talk to becomes a regular customer
Faster by Dwayne Johnson( visu )
17 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 1,167 libraries worldwide
A veteran cop and an egocentric hit man are on the trail of an ex-con who is determined to avenge the death of his brother, killed during a bank robbery years ago
The gift by Sam Raimi( visu )
17 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 1,159 libraries worldwide
"Annie has 'the Gift'. Some fear her, others claim she's a witch. But now, a murder has ben committed and only she can solve it. On a twisted trail of open infidelity and jealous rage, she sees visions that will haunt her and discovers a truth that will tear the town apart"--Promotional materials
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Alternative Names
Bili Bob Tornton
Bilijs Bobs Torntons
Billi Bob Tornton
Billy Bob Thornton
Billy Bob Thornton acteur américain
Billy Bob Thornton aktor amerykański
Billy Bob Thornton Amerikaans acteur
Billy Bob Thornton attore, sceneggiatore e regista statunitense
Billy Bob Thornton US-amerikanischer Schauspieler, Regisseur und Sänger
Thornton, Billy B. 1955-
Thornton, Bud
Thornton, W. R.
Thornton, W. R. (William Robert)
Thornton, William Robert.
Thornton, William Robert 1955-
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Били Боб Торнтон
Били Боб Торнтън
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Біллі Боб Торнтон
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בילי בוב תורנטון
بيلي بوب ثورنتون
بیلی باب تورنتون صداپیشه، فیلمنامه‌نویس، موسیقی‌دان، بازیگر، کارگردان، و خواننده آمریکایی
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English (491)
German (30)
Spanish (27)
French (17)
Japanese (7)
Multiple languages (4)
Italian (2)
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