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Brimley, Wilford 1935-

Overview
Works: 130 works in 431 publications in 6 languages and 15,865 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Comedy films  Juvenile works  Horror films  Sports films  Melodrama  History  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Wilford Brimley
Publications by Wilford Brimley
Most widely held works about Wilford Brimley
 
Most widely held works by Wilford Brimley
Cocoon by Ron Howard( visu )
61 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,057 libraries worldwide
"When visitors from a distant galaxy return to earth on a secret mission, their other-worldly powers afford a group of senior citizens who had expected nothing more from life than bingo, shuffleboard, aches and pains, the chance to recapture their youth"--Container
The Natural by Barry Levinson( visu )
12 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in English and Italian and held by 1,670 libraries worldwide
A once-promising baseball player on his way to stardom in the big leagues, finds his dreams shattered when a mysterious woman and a silver bullet end his career prematurely. Sixteen years later, armed with his childhood bat "Wonderboy," he comes back to baseball, joins the roster of the lowly New York Knights to see if he can overcome physical pain and the nefarious forces around him to lead his team to the pennant
Where the red fern grows by Wilson Rawls( visu )
35 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 1,447 libraries worldwide
Part two is a continuation of the classic novel. In Red fern II, Billy Coleman returns from WWII to his grandfather's house and tries to readjust to civilian life. The war has made Billy crippled and bitter. Grandpa anticipated this and has a gift waiting for him : a pair of Redbone hound puppies - just like the ones he had as a boy. In addition, Billy befriends a young neighbor boy, Wilson, who reminds him of himself. Together the hounds and Wilson help Billy to rediscover the gift of giving - and ultimately rediscovering himself
The thing by John Carpenter( visu )
59 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,256 libraries worldwide
A research team at a remote research station in Antarctica finds an alien being that has fallen from the sky and has remained buried in the snow for over 100,000 years. Unfrozen and unleashed, it creates havoc and terror as it changes forms and becomes one of them
Summer of the monkeys by Feature Films for Families( visu )
13 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 1,210 libraries worldwide
In the 1800s, a twelve-year-old boy spends the summer trying to capture four runaway circus monkeys
In & out by Frank Oz( visu )
6 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 973 libraries worldwide
Welcome to Greenleaf, a picture-postcard Indiana town where the high school is the proud focus of attention and "alternative lifestyle" means you bowl on alternate Tuesdays. But on the night of the Oscars. telecast, the town's - and the world's - center of attention is Greenleaf teacher Howard Brackett. A former student who's now a superstar actor tells an audience of millions that Howard is gay. Poor Howard. He's outted when he didn't know he was in! Kevin Kline plays stunned Howard, scrambling to go forth with his wedding to devoted Emily (Joan Cusack) and doing his frantic best to assert his manliness. With clever dialogue, antic situations and a stellar cast that includes Matt Dillon, Tom Selleck, Debbie Reynolds and Bob Newhart, In & Out is out-and-out fun!
Tender mercies by Robert Duvall( visu )
7 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 942 libraries worldwide
A broken-down, middle-aged country singer gets a new wife, reaches out to his long-lost daughter, and tries to put his troubled life back together
Absence of malice by Sydney Pollack( visu )
5 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in English and held by 871 libraries worldwide
Michael Gallagher, businessman, is suddenly accused of being involved in the disappearance of a union leader. The investigative reporter responsible for the story learns that the story was purposely leaked to her. Together they uncover the truth
Louis L'Amour's Crossfire trail by Louis L'Amour( visu )
10 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 832 libraries worldwide
A man honors the dying wishes of his friend to protect his wife and daughter and their Wyoming homestead
My Fellow Americans by Peter Segal( visu )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 304 libraries worldwide
Two on-the-lam former Presidents of the United States (Lemmon and Garner) used to run the country. Now they're running for their lives! Framed in scandal by the current President (Aykroyd) and pursued by armed agents, the two squabbling political foes plunge into a desperate and delightfully frantic search for the evidence that will establish their innocence. As they scramble through the real America, they get an unexpected crash course in how their policies affected the citizens
The Hotel New Hampshire by John Irving( visu )
5 editions published between 1984 and 2001 in English and French and held by 294 libraries worldwide
In an attempt to unite his unusual family, Win Berry decides to buy an old girls' school and turn it into a family-run hotel
Country by Richard Pearce( visu )
7 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in English and German and held by 277 libraries worldwide
When government bureaucrats threaten to take away the farm that has bound their family together for generations, Jewell and Gil Ivy decide to fight at all costs
A place to grow ( visu )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 247 libraries worldwide
Matt Walker returns home to face the death of his brother, selling the family farm and dealing with his neighbor who is married to Matt's high school sweetheart. The town sheriff and Matt soon begin to suspect that maybe his brother's death was not an accident
Cocoon, the return ( visu )
7 editions published between 1988 and 2001 in English and Spanish and held by 235 libraries worldwide
In this sequel to Cocoon, the senior citizens who left for Antarea return to Earth. After their experiences on Antarea, where life is free of sickness and pain, they find it hard to face such human realities as age, illness and personal loss, but come to realize that, even with its frailties, life on Earth may not be so bad after all
Tom Selleck western collection ( visu )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 228 libraries worldwide
Monte Walsh: For Monte Walsh, being a cowboy in 1892 Wyoming Territory isn't a job, it's a life. And that's something the fenced-in, piston-pounding ways of the fast-approaching 20th century must never alter
Star wars Ewok adventures by George Lucas( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 224 libraries worldwide
The battle for Endor: an army of Marauders, led by King Terak and the witch Charal, attack the Ewok village. Cindel and Wicket escape into the forest, where they meet Teek and Noa
High road to China by Brian G Hutton( visu )
10 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in English and French and held by 208 libraries worldwide
Eve Tozer hires Patrick O'Malley, a washed-up aviator, and races against a deadline in a desperate attempt to meet the ransom demands of the men who have kidnapped her industrialist father in China
Where the red fern grows 1 & 2 double feature ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 184 libraries worldwide
Where the red fern grows 2 : The classic story continues as Billy Coleman returns from WWII to his grandfather's home in Louisiana and tries to readjust to civilian life after the traumas of war. Grandpa has a pair of Redbone hound puppies waiting for Billy just like the ones he had as a boy; and the hounds and a young neighborhood boy named Wilson become Billy's closest friends and together they help Billy to rediscover the gift of giving and caring
Timber the treasure dog ( visu )
1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 184 libraries worldwide
A boy rises to the occasion with his best friend (a lovable talking dog) to save his home and family
The path of the wind ( visu )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 181 libraries worldwide
Lee Ferguson is released from prison after serving a ten-year sentence. Looking to lead a simple life, he takes a job at the local grocery store in the small town where he was raised. After saving Katie from an assault, his life becomes anything but simple. A scheming coworker and a mysterious stranger cause Lee to suddenly become confronted with the choices he made long ago. Now, he must decide how far he is willing to go to seek redemption
 
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Alternative Names
Brimley, A. Wilford.
Brimley A. Wilford 1934-....
Brimley, Wilford A.
Brimley Wilford A. 1934-....
Uilford Brimli
Wilford Brimley, A.
Wilford Brimley acteur américain
Wilford Brimley Amerikaans acteur
Wilford Brimley amerikansk skådespelare
Wilford Brimley amerikansk skodespelar
Wilford Brimley amerikansk skuespiller
Wilford Brimley attore statunitense
Wilford Brimley US-amerikanischer Schauspieler
Wilford Brimley yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä
Уилфорд Бримли
ویلفورد بریملی بازیگر آمریکایی
윌퍼드 브림리
ウィルフォード・ブリムリー
Languages
English (198)
Spanish (29)
French (17)
German (3)
Italian (1)
Multiple languages (1)
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