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Brimley, Wilford 1935-

Overview
Works: 129 works in 447 publications in 6 languages and 17,105 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Comedy films  Horror films  Children's films  Juvenile works  Fiction  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Melodrama 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, Other
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 )
72 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,384 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 Juan Gabriel( visu )
12 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in English and Italian and held by 1,692 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 )
37 editions published between 1974 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 1,455 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 )
63 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,274 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 )
14 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
The Firm by Sydney Pollack( visu )
4 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,084 libraries worldwide
A brilliant and ambitious Harvard Law grad joins a small, prosperous law firm in Memphis, and is soon confronted by FBI agents with evidence of corruption and murder within the firm
In & out by Frank Oz( visu )
7 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and Spanish and held by 973 libraries worldwide
When a former student tells the world that a high school teacher is gay, the man tries hard to assert his manliness
Tender mercies by Robert Duvall( visu )
7 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 944 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 885 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 841 libraries worldwide
A restless wanderer is bound by a promise to watch after the widow of a dying friend. His vow leads him to a small town terrorized by a saloon owner and his hire gunman
My Fellow Americans by Peter Segal( visu )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 299 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 )
6 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 Andrew Wyeth( visu )
8 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in English and German and held by 280 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 by Digiview Entertainment( visu )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 252 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
Timber the treasure dog ( visu )
2 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and held by 242 libraries worldwide
A boy rises to the occasion with his best friend (a lovable talking dog) to save his home and family
Tom Selleck western collection ( visu )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 238 libraries worldwide
Crossfire Trail: A mysterious drifter is deteremined to keeep a promise that he'll protect a man's widow and Wyoming ranch. But the widow doubts the man's motives; and an unscrupulous land grabber and his gunmen are sizing up the ranch for a takeover
Star wars Ewok adventures by George Lucas( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 226 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 217 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 190 libraries worldwide
Where the red fern grows : Where the Red Fern Grows is, quite simply, a wonderful story for all ages and for all time. A boy's yearning for two Redbone Hound dogs, which his parents couldn't afford during the desolate times of the Depression in the Ozarks, is the setting for this truly triumphant film. Billy's grandfather promises the lad that God will meet him halfway if he believes in himself and his beloved dogs. Billy faces adventure, suspense, tragedy and ultimately, a love and loyalty of family and friendship to realize his dream
The path of the wind by Guthrie CSD( visu )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 183 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.
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Uilford Brimli
Wilford Brimley
Wilford Brimley, A.
Wilford Brimley acteur américain
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Wilford Brimley US-amerikanischer Schauspieler
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Уилфорд Бримли
ویلفورد بریملی بازیگر آمریکایی
윌퍼드 브림리
ウィルフォード・ブリムリー
威福·伯明萊
Languages
English (209)
Spanish (30)
French (19)
German (7)
Italian (1)
Multiple languages (1)
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