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Brimley, Wilford 1935-

Overview
Works: 143 works in 395 publications in 5 languages and 15,144 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  History  Made-for-TV movies  Fiction  Western films  Baseball films  Animal films  Western stories 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer
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 )
47 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,736 libraries worldwide
When the Antareans, advanced beings from another planet, arrive at an old age home in Florida, the senior citizens there get a second chance at being young in this story of youth, old age, and how people choose to live their lives
The natural by Barry Levinson( visu )
10 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in English and held by 1,588 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
Summer of the monkeys by Feature Films for Families( visu )
13 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 1,296 libraries worldwide
In the 1800s, a twelve-year-old boy spends the summer trying to capture four runaway circus monkeys
Where the red fern grows II the classic continues by Wilson Rawls( visu )
26 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 1,064 libraries worldwide
Part two is a continuation of the classical 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 bitter and crippled. Grandpa tries, together with other friends, to help Billy to rediscover the gift of giving--and ultimately rediscovering himself
The thing by John Carpenter( visu )
32 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,047 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
In & out by Frank Oz( visu )
6 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and German and held by 981 libraries worldwide
The life and the forthcoming marriage of a small town teacher screws up when a former student who became the Best Actor of the Year tells the whole world that this school teacher is gay just days before the wedding. The whole community was astonished. While the teacher tries hard to assert his manliness, things turn out unexpectedly for him and for the whole community
Tender mercies by Robert Duvall( visu )
5 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 877 libraries worldwide
An alcoholic drifter comes into the life of a lonely widow and her young son in the barren flatlands of Texas. But when Mac is revealed to be a once-famous country singer, he must confront a painful past that includes his bitter superstar ex-wife
Absence of malice by Sydney Pollack( visu )
4 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in English and held by 833 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 )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 784 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 hired gunman
Cocoon the return by Daniel Petrie( visu )
10 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in English and held by 609 libraries worldwide
A follow-up to 'Cocoon', this second film has the elderly earthlings return for a visit to their home planet
Where the red fern grows ( visu )
8 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 377 libraries worldwide
Billy Coleman returns from World War II embittered by his experience; but Grandpa, anticipating Billy's state of mind, has a therapeutic gift waiting for him: a pair of Redbone hound puppies-- just like the ones he had as a boy
My fellow Americans by Peter Segal( visu )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 359 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 Tony Richardson( visu )
5 editions published between 1984 and 2001 in English and French and held by 290 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 281 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
Star wars Ewok adventures ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 230 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
A place to grow ( visu )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 224 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
Tom Selleck western collection ( visu )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 175 libraries worldwide
Taw Jackson is a rancher who is dead set on capturing an iron-clad stagecoach belonging to cattle baron West Catlin, the man who stole his fortune and good name years before. To pull off the heist, Jackson puts together a crew that includes an old character, a half-civilized Indian, a young drunk, and a cocky gunfighter. Includes production notes and original theatrical trailer
High road to China by Brian G Hutton( visu )
5 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in English and held by 173 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
The path of the wind ( visu )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 173 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
Louis L'Amour's Crossfire trail ( visu )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 163 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 hired gunman
 
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