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Sinise, Gary

Overview
Works: 473 works in 1,237 publications in 9 languages and 37,490 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Juvenile works  Film and video adaptations  History  Psychological fiction  Western stories  Historical fiction  Biography 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Producer, Performer, Director, Interviewee, Other, Designer, Creator, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Gary Sinise
Publications by Gary Sinise
Most widely held works about Gary Sinise
 
Most widely held works by Gary Sinise
Forrest Gump by Robert Zemeckis( visu )
123 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 4,709 libraries worldwide
The story follows the life of low I.Q. Forrest Gump (Tom Hanks) and his meeting with the love of his life Jenny. The film chronicles his accidental experiences with some of the most important people and events in America from the late 1950's through the 1970's including a meeting with Elvis Presley, JFK, Lyndon Johnson, Richard Nixon, fighting in Vietnam, etc. The problem is, he doesn't realize the significance of his actions. Forrest comes to embody a generation
Apollo 13 by Ron Howard( visu )
43 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 4,022 libraries worldwide
It had been less than a year since man first walked on the Moon, but as far as the American public was concerned, Apollo 13 was just another "routine" space flight - until these words pierced the immense void of space: "Houston, we have a problem." Stranded 205,000 miles from Earth in a crippled spacecraft, astronauts Jim Lovell, Fred Haise and Jack Swigert fight a desperate battle to survive. Meanwhile, at Mission Control, astronaut Ken Mattingly, flight director Gene Kranz and a heroic ground crew race against time and the odds to bring them home
Of mice and men by Gary Sinise( visu )
104 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in 8 languages and held by 2,681 libraries worldwide
Classic tale of two travelling companions, George and Lennie, who wander the country during the Depression, dreaming of a better life for themselves. Then, just as heaven is within their grasp, it is inevitably yanked away
Open season ( visu )
16 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 2,078 libraries worldwide
A performing grizzly bear named Boog, who has been domesticated by a park ranger, Beth, helps deer friend Elliot escape from the mullet-sporting hunter, Shaw. When the two animals escape to the forest they become lost - just as hunting season begins. To make the situation worse, Boog doesn't know how to survive outside of his beloved ranch. Elliott and Boog develop a strong bond not only between themselves but also with the other wild animals as they attempt to drive the hunters out of the forest
Of mice and men by John Steinbeck( Sound Recording )
33 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 1,845 libraries worldwide
In depression-era California, two migrant workers dream of better days on a spread of their own until an act of unintentional violence leads to tragic consequences
The forgotten ( visu )
8 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 1,336 libraries worldwide
"Nine-year-old Sam Paretta is dead, killed in a plane crash. Even though it's been fourteen months since the accident, his mother, Telly, still grieves over the loss. But suddenly, her husband swears they never had a child and her psychiatrist insists she's delusional. Worst of all, there is absolutely no evidence to prove Sam ever existed. Haunted by the memories of her son, Telly's search for the truth propels her into a dark mind-shattering conspiracy of unearthly terror"--Container
Ransom by Ron Howard( visu )
22 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and held by 1,244 libraries worldwide
When the son of a wealthy businessman is kidnapped, he defies the experts and turns the tables on the kidnappers in a last-chance effort to rescue his boy
The human stain by Philip Roth( visu )
10 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and German and held by 988 libraries worldwide
Coleman Silk is a respected professor at a New England college who suddenly finds his life unraveling after a comment he makes about some African-American students is misinterpreted as a racial slur. As the scandal heats up, Nathan Zuckerman, a writer researching a biography of Silk, begins to dig deeply into Silk's life. Eventually, matters are made worse when Coleman's affair with a young married janitor named Faunia Farley is exposed. But amid the controversy, Silk must struggle to keep his greatest secret, a secret he's held for the majority of his life, from becoming made public
Mission to Mars by Brian De Palma( visu )
27 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 962 libraries worldwide
NASA launches a Mars Recovery Mission to investigate and bring back survivors from the first manned mission to Mars which has mysteriously disappeared
Truman ( visu )
10 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and held by 893 libraries worldwide
President Truman led the nation through the end of World War II, the beginning of the Cold War, the struggle for civil rights and the creation of the United Nations
When we left Earth the NASA missions ( visu )
11 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 832 libraries worldwide
3, 2, 1, Lift-off! This six-part series chronicles the inside story of NASA's most epic endeavors. In "Ordinary Supermen" NASA and America's first astronauts, the Mercury Seven, are on a journey into the unknown. "Friends and Rivals" recounts the story of the nine astronauts on the Gemini mission, which rehearsed procedures important to future launches. "Landing the Eagle" details the Apollo program, the Apollo 1 disaster, the flights of Apollo 8, 9, and 10, and the tense lunar descent of Apollo 11. "The Explorers" features five successful moon landings - Apollo missions 12, 14, 15, 16, and 17, the 'successful failure' of Apollo 13, and Skylab. "The Shuttle" looks at that program, including the maiden voyage, the Challenger disaster, and the launch of the Hubble Space Telescope. "A Home In Space" centers on repairing the Hubble Space Telescope, construction of the International Space Station, and the Columbia re-entry disaster of 2003. Told by the astronauts and engineers who were there, this series celebrates NASA's triumphs and tragedies, and the history of American space exploration
The stand by Mick Garris( visu )
17 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 811 libraries worldwide
Millions perish, and as small, isolated frightened bands unite, the answers to their perpetual questions to justify this end of civilization are bared in their dreams--revelations that urge some to embrace a path of virtue and others one of darkness. As the opposing forces separate into two camps, the noble elements try to shield themselves from their corrupt enemy
The big bounce ( visu )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 745 libraries worldwide
Jack is a small-time con man trying to lead an easier life in Hawaii. Trouble is, he can't keep out of trouble, and when he does stay clean, trouble finds him. Trouble, in this case, comes in the bikini-clad form of Nancy, the mistress of a local real estate developer. She lures Jack into a scheme that ultimately involves complicating Jack's moral dilemma when Nancy asks Jack to help her double-cross the developer out of $200,000
Nightmares & dreamscapes by Stephen King( Sound Recording )
5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 745 libraries worldwide
One of the best-selling authors to ever set pen to paper, Stephen King crafts macabre tales of the highest order. In his third collection of short stories, King displays the range and fecundity of imagination that his readers savor
Magnificent desolation walking on the moon ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 727 libraries worldwide
Transports you to the lunar surface, where you can walk alongside the 12 extraordinary astronauts who have been there, experiencing what they saw, heard, and felt. Features rarely seen NASA footage, newly released photographs, CGI and actual live-action renditions of the lunar landscape
Reindeer games ( visu )
29 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 695 libraries worldwide
Upon release from prison, Rudy poses as his old cell mate Nick to make time with Nick's beautiful penpal Ashley. But Rudy's ruse blows up when he realizes that Ashley is involved in an armed robbery plot
Snake Eyes by Brian De Palma( visu )
33 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 680 libraries worldwide
A flamboyant Atlantic City police detective goes to watch a heavyweight championship fight and cash in on the hectic betting. Suddenly, gunfire cuts down a ringside government official and Santoro has 14,000 suspects. The clues all lead to a shattering truth Santoro does not want to believe
WW II in HD ( visu )
4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 672 libraries worldwide
The only people to see the war like this were the ones who lived it. Until now. Seventy years in the making. Three thousand hours of color footage few knew existed. The first documentary to show original color footage of World War II in immersive HD, the world premiere History series WWII in HD uses the journals and accounts of those who served in the war's biggest battles to create a personal, introspective and detailed look at life on and off the front lines. Follow 12 unforgettable Americans and experience the war through their eyes, in their own words, as it really looked and sounded. WWII IN HD transforms their stirring journey into a tangible piece of history. Culled from rare color film found in a two-year worldwide search and converted to HD with meticulous technique, WWII in HD provides a picture of World War II as it has never been seen before
Travels with Charley by John Steinbeck( Sound Recording )
17 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 640 libraries worldwide
Author John Steinbeck was 58 when he set out to rediscover the country he had been writing about for so many years. With his elderly French poodle, Charley, he embarked on a quest across America, from the northermost tip of Maine to California's Monterey Peninsula. Traveling the interstates and the country roads, they stopped to smell America: trucker and strangers, old friends and new acquaintances. Steinbeck's poignant, perceptive reflections reveal the American character: a blend of unexpected kindnesses and racial hostilities, loneliness and humor
A Midnight clear ( visu )
6 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and held by 463 libraries worldwide
A small army intelligence platoon on a dangerous mission to the German front discovers a small band of frightened soldiers in a Nazi camp
 
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English (398)
German (47)
French (25)
Spanish (22)
Czech (6)
Catalan (5)
Multiple languages (5)
Italian (3)
Portuguese (1)
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