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Dennehy, Brian

Works: 652 works in 1,896 publications in 7 languages and 46,519 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Romance films  Animated films  Western films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Gangster films  Biography 
Roles: Actor, vac, Narrator, Performer, Director, Author of screenplay, Other, Artist, Recipient, Interviewee, Author, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Brian Dennehy
Ratatouille( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 2,635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rat named Remy dreams of becoming a great chef despite his family's wishes and the obvious problem of being a rat in a decidedly rodent-phobic profession. When fate places Remy in Paris, he finds himself ideally situated beneath a restaurant made famous by his culinary hero. Despite the apparent dangers of being an unwanted visitor in the kitchen of one of Paris' most exclusive restaurants, Remy forms an unlikely partnership with Linguini, the garbage boy, who inadvertently discovers Remy's amazing talents. They strike a deal, ultimately setting into motion a chain of extraordinary events that turns the culinary world of Paris upside down
William Shakespeare's Romeo + Juliet by Baz Luhrmann( Visual )

44 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A modern retelling of the classic Shakespeare play, with the two families now being rival gangs
The ultimate gift by Twentieth Century Fox( Visual )

12 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in English and held by 1,618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A deceased billionaire leaves his spoiled adult grandson a series of odd tasks to perform in order to receive 'the ultimate gift', with the resentful grandson having no idea what that might be
Cocoon by Ron Howard( Visual )

36 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,505 WorldCat member 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 next three days by Paul Haggis( Visual )

42 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life seems perfect for John Brennan until his wife, Lara, is arrested for a murder she says she didn't commit. Three years into her sentence, John is struggling to hold his family together, raising their son and teaching at college while he pursues every means available to prove her innocence. With the rejection of their final appeal, Lara becomes suicidal and John decides there is only one possible, bearable solution: to break his wife out of prison
Never cry wolf by Farley Mowat( Visual )

31 editions published between 1983 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a life-changing experience for a biologist studying the wolves in Canada's inhospitable North. A green young biologist named Tyler (Smith), is sent by the Canadian government to "prove" that the wolves are depleting the caribou herds, but what he finds is a natural world in perfect harmony where he becomes a tolerated outsider. Dumped unprepared in the wilds by a hard drinking bush pilot (Dennehy), Tyler learns survival skills from the aged Eskimo (Ittimangnaq) who saves his life. He learns the rules of coexistence from a neighboring wolf (which results in a literal pissing contest as man and beast mark their respective territories). Tyler's journey culminates in a majestic run with the wolf pack, an exhilarating sequence where, for an instant, he becomes one with the wild natural environment
Everyone's hero by IDT Entertainment( Visual )

20 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in English and French and held by 1,232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 10-year-old baseball fan goes on the adventure of a lifetime when he tries to find Babe Ruth's prized bat that has been stolen during the 1932 World Series. Along the way he learns what real heroes are and the true meaning of friendship
Righteous kill by Jon Avnet( Visual )

24 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"After 30 years as partners in the pressure cooker environment of the NYPD, highly decorated Detectives "Turk" and "Rooster" should be ready for retirement. But before they can hung up their badges, they are called in to investigate the murder of a notorious pimp, which appears to have ties to a case they solved years before."--Container
Silverado by Lawrence Kasdan( Visual )

24 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fast-riding adventure story of four strangers drawn together on the Western frontier
Presumed innocent by Alan J Pakula( Visual )

32 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After engaging in an affair, a lawyer finds himself suspected of his ex-lover's murder
William Shakespeare's Romeo & Juliet by Claire Danes( Visual )

44 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A modern adaptation of the classic love story, moved to the futuristic urban backdrop of Verona Beach
Return to Snowy River( Visual )

11 editions published between 1988 and 2003 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Australia's Victoria Alps, tells the story of a stormy romance caught up in a violent feud between landowners
Tommy boy by Chris Farley( Visual )

22 editions published between 1995 and 2017 in English and held by 1,099 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Party animal Tommy Callahan is definitely a few cans short of a six-pack. But after seven years, Tommy's finally earned his diploma -- and a cushy job at Callahan Auto Parts. Returning home, Tommy gets some more great news: his dad is marrying a real "10," and Tommy will get the stepbrother he always wanted. But as fast as you can say "Who killed the keg?," the family business starts tanking. Now Tommy's got to hit the road with his dad's right-hand man, a smug numbers-cruncher. And what these two don't know about salesmanship could fill a book -- and a riotously funny movie!
The big year( Visual )

6 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in English and held by 1,040 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Looking to shake up their routine lieves, three amateur bird watchers compete to become the ultimate "birder" by spotting the greatest number of species within a single calendar year. But the friendly rivalry soon turns into a hilariously complicated cross-country adventure as each man begins to realise that the quest for success comes at a price - and that's not chicken feed!"--Container
Founding brothers( Visual )

11 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 904 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Volume 1 begins with a look at two of the many crises faced by George Washington during his term as America's first president. At a time when any conflict had the potential to dissolve the fragile union, Washington surrounded himself with brilliant men who were bound by their undying devotion to America, but who were often bitterly divided about how best to serve their common cause. Volume 2 explores the ideological conflict that existed between Thomas Jefferson and Alexander Hamilton and highlights Washington's farewell address
First blood by Ted Kotcheff( Visual )

67 editions published between 1982 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 903 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mentally unstable Vietnam vet has a one-man war with the police force of a small town after they abuse him. Includes a never-before-seen alternate suicide ending, deleted scenes and commentary with Sylvester Stallone
The seagull by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov( Visual )

12 editions published between 2017 and 2019 in 3 languages and held by 861 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aging actress Irina visits the country estate where her brother Sorin and her son Konstantin reside. She brings her lover Boris, a successful novelist. The estate teems with desire, jealousy and angst. The estate manager's daughter Masha is in love with Konstantin, who is in love with the sweet neighbor Nina, who is in love with Boris. Boris casually uses and discards Nina while Irina continuously treats Konstantin with similar disdain. Emotions run high and things come to a head against the beautiful and idyllic backdrop of the countryside
Knight of cups by Terrence Malick( Visual )

15 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in English and held by 765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story follows writer Rick on an odyssey through the playgrounds of Los Angeles and Las Vegas as he undertakes a search for love and self. Even as he moves through a desire-laden landscape of mansions, resorts, beaches and clubs, Rick grapples with complicated relationships with his brother and father. His quest to break the spell of his disenchantment takes him on a series of adventures with six alluring women
Larry McMurtry's Dead man's walk by Larry McMurtry( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and held by 761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Experience the early adventures of Gus and Call - young, bold Texas Rangers whose tough exteriors are challenged by the vicious fighting amongst three warring cultures within their region. Follow their journey through barren deserts, snowy mountainous terrain and dangerous attacks that will begin to transform them into the heroes they will soon become."--Container
Andrew Jackson : good, evil & the presidency( Visual )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This biography explores whether Americans should celebrate Jackson or apologize for him. The program reveals the world of America's 7th president, who founded the Democratic Party, yet was viewed by his enemies as an American Napoleon. The film contains reenactments, lithographs, letters and the insights of distinguished scholars
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Dennehey, Brian

Μπράιαν Ντένεχι Αμερικανός ηθοποιός

Брайан Деннехи

Брайан Деннехі

Брайън Денехи

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