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Waite, Ralph 1928-2014

Overview
Works: 210 works in 502 publications in 3 languages and 19,699 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television mini-series  History  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Television programs  Action and adventure films  Romance films  Biographical television programs  Detective and mystery films  Musical films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author
Classifications: PN1997,
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Publications about Ralph Waite
Publications by Ralph Waite
Publications by Ralph Waite, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Ralph Waite
 
Most widely held works by Ralph Waite
Roots by John Erman( visu )
22 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 3,267 libraries worldwide
An adaptation of Alex Haley's Roots, in which he traces his family's history from the mid-18th century when one of his ancestors was captured and sold into slavery. Follows the struggle for freedom that began with the boys' abduction to America and continues throughout the generations that follow
Homeward bound II lost in San Francisco by David R Ellis( visu )
8 editions published between 1993 and 1997 in English and held by 1,387 libraries worldwide
Three pets get separated from their owners and navigate the mean streets of San Francisco
The bodyguard by Mick Jackson( visu )
9 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and held by 1,316 libraries worldwide
An ex-Secret Service agent becomes the private bodyguard of a diva whose life is being threatened by an unknown creep. Initially repelled by each other like water and oil, a passion ignites between them as the danger increases, transforming them as everything around them explodes
Letters to God by Vivendi Entertainment (Firm)( visu )
9 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and German and held by 1,183 libraries worldwide
Eight-year-old Tyler is armed with strong faith and courage as he faces a battle against cancer. His prayers take the form of letters he sends to his ultimate pen pal, God, on a daily basis. These letters find their way into the hands of Tyler's postman, Brady, who is at a crossroads in his life, and is searching for meaning. Brady is at first is confused over what to do, but his decision ultimately is a testament to the power of Tyler's shining spirit, bravery, and grace
The Waltons ( visu )
38 editions published between 1977 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 1,157 libraries worldwide
Five-disc set contains all 24 year-one episodes of the series about John-Boy Walton, a youth on the verge of manhood during the Great Depression
The Waltons ( visu )
10 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and German and held by 705 libraries worldwide
Richard Thomas plays the key role of John-Boy Walton, a youth on the verge of manhood during the Great Depression and a fledgling writer whose observations are filled with the growing-up lessons he has learned and the love that he receives from his family
Cliffhanger by Renny Harlin( visu )
8 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 646 libraries worldwide
Rocky Mountain rescue workers discover a distress call to locate five climbers is really a trap set by a merciless international terrorist, and millions of dollars and their own lives hang in the balance
The Waltons ( visu )
9 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and German and held by 603 libraries worldwide
Five-disc set contains all 24 year-three episodes of the series about John-Boy Walton, a youth on the verge of manhood during the Great Depression
The Waltons ( visu )
13 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and German and held by 553 libraries worldwide
Television series about the Walton family living on Walton's Mountain in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia. In this season, The Blue Ridge chronicle hits the streets, with publisher John-Boy covering everything from a local break-in (Ben is among the suspects) to his eyewitness account of the crash of the Hindenburg; Mary Ellen becomes the first Walton child to marry; Jason works in a honkytonk; Grandma has a set-to with the minister
Silver City by John Sayles( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 527 libraries worldwide
A private detective is hired to determine the identity of a corpse discovered during the filming of a political commercial. Along the way, he discovers a complex web of influence and corruption, involving high-stakes lobbyists, media conglomerates, environmental plunderers, and undocumented migrant workers
The Waltons by Michael Learned( visu )
7 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and German and held by 525 libraries worldwide
Television series about the Walton family living on Walton's Mountain in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia. This season is a big year for welcomes-- welcome back to John-Boy, visiting from New York, and to Grandma, finally home from the hospital. And welcome to the family for Mary Ellen and Curt's baby boy, John Curtis. But all that joy is set against the tragedy of events in the outside world. As the fall of 1939 turns into the spring of 1940, war rages in Europe-- and the Waltons are soon caught in its chilling grasp. Curt is called up for duty, soldiers train on Walton property, the first local enlistee dies, and British children flee the Blitz for the safety of the Blue Ridge Mountains. The Depression is ending-- but even tougher times lie ahead
The Waltons ( visu )
9 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and German and held by 518 libraries worldwide
Through tests, tears, and triumphs as a fire drives the Waltons from their home, John-Boy becomes a scriptwriter, Mary Ellen applies to nursing school, and Jim-Bob discovers a fact about his birth, all while Hitler and Mussolini threaten the world
Carnivàle ( visu )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 514 libraries worldwide
Serie de TV (2003-2005). 2 temporadas. 24 episodios. En 1934, en el sur de los Estados Unidos, en plena Gran Depresión (tras el crack bursátil de 1929 que condenó a la pobreza a millones de norteameriacanos), Ben Hawkins, un joven huérfano de 18 años, se une a un circo que es una mezcla de freaks, prostitución y vaudeville. Ben tiene poderes curativos que lo asustan y sueña con un mundo donde en lugar de pobreza haya bienestar: es el mundo del Padre Justin, pastor metodista que vive con su hermana Iris en California, en un apacible mundo hasta que comienza a tener visiones. Desde ese momento los caminos de ambos protagonistas se cruzarán de forma inexorable
Five easy pieces by Bob Rafelson( visu )
5 editions published between 1970 and 2015 in English and held by 455 libraries worldwide
Character study of a talented pianist who has given up a promising career and now works on oil rigs. After 20 years he returns home to his father's deathbed perhaps to reconcile himself with his fear of failure and desire for greatness
The Waltons ( visu )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and German and held by 424 libraries worldwide
Olivia returns home, her health restored. Ben and Cindy welcome another Walton into the world. Cousin Rose and her grandchildren fill empty rooms in the Walton home. Mary Ellen and Erin challenge scoffing men in a horse race. Jim-Bob graduates from high school and makes a decision that fills the family with profound pride
The Waltons ( visu )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 408 libraries worldwide
Television series about the Walton family living on Walton's Mountain in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia
The Waltons ( visu )
5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 378 libraries worldwide
In the final season, World War II ends and the Walton family members return to their lives on Walton's Mountain to face the new challenges peace brings
The Waltons movie collection ( visu )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 311 libraries worldwide
Six made-for-TV movies chronicling the life of the Walton family from the late 1940s to the late 1960s
The magnificent seven ride! ( visu )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 277 libraries worldwide
A sheriff attempts to rescue a group of women from vicious bandits with the help of a band of tough convicts
Homeward bound : the incredible journey Homeward bound II : lost in San Francisco ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 243 libraries worldwide
Homeward bound II: When Chance, the American bulldog; Sassy, the Himalayan cat; and Shadow, the golden retriever accidentally get separated from their vacationing owners, the pets navigate the streets of San Francisco, trying to find their home across the Golden Gate Bridge
 
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Alternative Names
Radulphus Waite
Ralph Waite acteur américain
Ralph Waite ameerika näitleja
Ralph Waite Amerikaans acteur
Ralph Waite amerikansk skådespelare
Ralph Waite amerikansk skodespelar
Ralph Waite amerikansk skuespiller
Ralph Waite attore statunitense
Ralph Waite US-amerikanischer Schauspieler
Ralph Waite yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä
Ральф Уэйт актёр США
Ռալֆ Ուեյթ
ראלף וייט
رالف ویت بازیگر آمریکایی
랠프 웨이트
ラルフ・ウェイト
拉尔夫·韦特
Languages
English (166)
German (7)
Spanish (1)
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