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Shepard, Sam 1943-2017

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The notebook by Nick Cassavetes( Visual )

32 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 3,318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wealthy & fiercely independent young woman falls for an impoverished & passionate young man
Black Hawk down : a story of modern war by Mark Bowden( Visual )

39 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 2,955 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With exacting detail, the film re-creates the American siege of the Somalian city of Mogadishu in October 1993, when a 45-minute mission turned into a 16-hour ordeal of bloody urban warfare. Helicopter-borne U.S. Rangers were assigned to capture key lieutenants of Somali warlord Muhammad Farrah Aidid, but when two Black Hawk choppers were felled by rocket-propelled grenades, the U.S. soldiers were forced to fend for themselves in the battle-torn streets of Mogadishu, attacked from all sides by armed Aidid supporters
Charlotte's web by E. B White( Visual )

6 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 2,752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In ordinary Somerset County, a young farm girl named Fern rescues the runt of a litter of pigs from her father's ax. Fern names the pig Wilbur, takes care of him, and continues to visit him every day after he is moved to her Uncle Homer Zuckerman's barn across the road. But it's Wilbur's friendship with Charlotte the spider that ultimately saves him from the "smoke house" when Charlotte's talent for weaving praiseworthy words about Wilbur into her web, along with a little help from Templeton the rat and the other barn inhabitants, turns the Zuckerman farm into a tourist attraction
The right stuff by Philip Kaufman( Visual )

50 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,713 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of Alan Shepard, Gus Grissom, John Glenn, Scott Carpenter, Walter Schirra, Gordon Cooper, and Deke Slayton-- the seven men chosen for the Mercury Project manned space flight program in the U.S
Seven plays by Sam Shepard( Book )

62 editions published between 1981 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 2,503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents seven dark works by American playwright Sam Shepard, which span 1968-1981 and deal with such themes as family disturbances and the loss of American myths; includes "Buried Child" and "Curse of the Starving Class."
Days of heaven by Terrence Malick( Visual )

80 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1910, Bill, a Chicago steel worker accidentally kills his supervisor. He flees to the Texas panhandle with his lover Abby and little sister Linda, where they work harvesting wheat in the fields of a stoic farmer. When Bill learns that the Farmer is ill and has less than a year to live, he encourages Abby to accept the man's attentions. The Farmer and Abby marry, and she and her "siblings" live in the big house, waiting for the Farmer to die, so Abby can inherit, and the three of them live happily ever after. But love seems to be a cure-all: the Farmer seems to be improving--and Abby is no longer seeing this as a marriage of convenience. From a landscape of panoramic vistas, vivid colors, and rich textures comes a timeless American idyll and a gritty evocation of turn-of-the-century labor
Mud by Jeff Nichols( Visual )

30 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Lors d'une escapade sur une île du Mississippi, Ellis et Neckbone rencontrent MUD, un homme énigmatique qui vit dans un bateau perché dans un arbre. Il attend de retrouver Juniper, la femme de sa vie pour laquelle il a tué un homme. Fascinés par cet homme et touchés par sa quête romantique, les deux adolescents entreprennent de l'aider." (Source : jaquette)
The assassination of Jesse James by the coward Robert Ford by Andrew Dominik( Visual )

34 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Everyone in 1880s America knows Jesse James. He's the nation's most notorious criminal and is being hunted by the law in 10 states. He's also the land's greatest hero, lauded as a Robin Hood by the public. Robert Ford, meanwhile, is a nobody. That, however, isn't something the ambitious 19-year-old will settle for. He'll befriend Jesse, join his gang and gain his confidence, and eventually become his downfall
August: Osage County by Meryl Streep( Visual )

25 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and German and held by 2,015 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The darkly hilarious and deeply touching story of the strong-willed women of the Weston family, whose lives converge when a family crisis brings them back to the Midwest house they grew up in, and to the dysfunctional mother who raised them"--Container
Steel magnolias by Herbert Ross( Visual )

13 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 1,991 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Six divas of the silver screen - Sally Field, Dolly Parton, Shirley MacLaine, Daryl Hannah, Olympia Dukakis and Julia Roberts - come together as bosom buddies in this hilarious and heartwarming story of life, love and loss in a small Louisiana Parish. At the center of the group is Shelby Eatenton (Roberts), newly married and joyfully pregnant, despite the fact that her diabetes could make childbirth life-threatening. Terrified and angry at the possibility of losing her only daughter, M'Lynn Eatenton (Field) looks to her four closest friends for strength and laughter as she battles her deepest fears of death in order to join Shelby in celebrating the miracle of new life"--Container
The pelican brief by John Grisham( Visual )

43 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,811 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two Supreme Court Justices have been murdered. A lone law student turns her suspicions about the deaths into a speculative brief that sends shock waves into the highest levels of government. She finds herself embroiled in a terrifying web of intrigue extending to the highest levels of government. She writes a speculative legal brief exposing the activities of a powerful oil magnate. With the help of Gray Grantham, an investigative reporter, they suspect a good friend of the president is trying to manipulate the outcome of a trial that is now before the Supreme Court
A lie of the mind : a play in three acts by Sam Shepard( Book )

49 editions published between 1986 and 1995 in English and held by 1,775 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Also contains The War in Heaven, Angel's Monologue by Joseph Chaikin and Sam Shepard
Paris, Texas by Wim Wenders( Visual )

155 editions published between 1984 and 2017 in 9 languages and held by 1,752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After having been missing for four years and presumed dead, Travis emerges from the desert near the Texas-Mexico border and collapses at a gas station. His younger brother, Walt, a billboard artist, takes him to Walt's Los Angeles home where Travis' son, Hunter, has lived with Walt and Walt's wife, Anne, since Travis and his wife, Jane, disappeared. Travis reestablishes a relationship with Hunter, finds Jane and brings about a reunion between Jane and Hunter before leaving again
Safe house by Daniel Espinosa( Visual )

17 editions published in 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Tobin Frost ..., one of the CIA's most dangerous traitors, resurfaces in South Africa after eluding capture for almost a decade. During Frost's interrogation, the safe house where he is being held in is attacked by brutal mercenaries forcing rookie agent Matt Weston ... to take the infamous Frost on the run. As the masterful manipulator toys with his reluctant protégé, shaking the young operative's morality and idealism, the unlikely allies must fight to stay alive long enough to uncover who wants them dead"--Container
Snow falling on cedars by David Guterson( Visual )

31 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A murder trial has upset the quiet community of San Piedro, and now this tranquil village has become the center of controversy
Brothers by Jim Sheridan( Visual )

23 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captain Sam Cahill is embarking on his fourth tour of duty, leaving behind his beloved wife and two daughters. When Sam's Blackhawk helicopter is shot down in the mountains of Afghanistan, the worst is presumed, leaving an enormous void in the family. Despite a dark history, Sam's charismatic younger brother steps in to fill the family void
Fool for love by Sam Shepard( Book )

77 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in 7 languages and held by 1,604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Love, hate, and myths of the Old West are evidenced in violent confrontation between half-brother and half-sister, who happen to be lovers. Background music. 1 act, 1 interior
The unseen hand and other plays by Sam Shepard( Book )

47 editions published between 1969 and 2012 in English and held by 1,467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents fourteen short and experimental plays from Sam Shepard's early career, including "The Unseen Hand"; "The Rock Garden"; "Chicago"; "Red Cross"; and "Killer's Head."
All the pretty horses by Billy Bob Thornton( Visual )

11 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 1,395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Grady Cole (Damon) and his best friend Lacey Rawlins (Thomas) leave Texas, head south of the border in search of adventure, and find work as horse wranglers. But when Cole embarks on an illicit and passionate affair with the beautiful daughter (Cruz) of the wealthy ranch owner who is his employer, events are set in motion which forever change the lives of all involved
Hamlet by William Shakespeare( Visual )

21 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A contemporary adaptation of Shakespeare's epic story of passion, betrayal and revenge. The president of the Denmark Corporation is dead, and already his wife is remarried to the man suspected of his murder. No one is more troubled by this than her son, Hamlet. Now, after this hostile takeover, trust is impossible, passion is on the rise and vengeance is in the air
 
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Black Hawk down : a story of modern war
Alternative Names
Rogers , Samuel Shepard

Rogers, Samuel Shepard 1943-

Rogers, Samuel Shepard, 1943-2017

Rogers, Shepard Samuel

Rogers , Steve

Rogers, Steve 1943-

Rogers, Steve 1943-2017

Rogers Steve Shepard

Sam Shepard acteur américain

Sam Shepard acteur et dramaturge américain

Sam Shepard Actor estadounidense

Sam Shepard American playwright and actor

Sam Shepard americký dramatik a herec

Sam Shepard Amerikaans acteur

Sam Shepard amerikansk skådespelare och dramatiker

Sam Shepard attore, commediografo e scrittore statunitense

Sam Shepard dramaturg, scenarzysta i aktor amerykański

Sam Shepard escritor, actor y director de cine estadounidense

Sam Shepard Hukllachasqa Amirika Suyukuna mama llaqtayuq qillqaqmi, kuyu walltay aranway pukllaqmi wan kuyu walltay pusaq

Sam Shepard US-amerikanischer Dramatiker und Schauspieler

Shepard, Rogers Samuel

Shepard Rogers, Samuel III 1943-2017

Shepard, Sam

Shepard, Sam, 1943-

Shepard, Sam pseud

Shepard, Samuel

Σαμ Σέπαρντ

Сам Шепърд

Сэм Шепард американский актёр и сценарист

Сэм Шэпард

סם שפרד

סם שפרד שחקן אמריקאי

שפארד, סם 1943־

שפרד, סם 1943-

שפרד, סם, 1943-2017

سام شبرد، 1943-

سام شيبارد

سام شپارد

شيبارد، سام، 1943-

სემ შეპარდი

샘 셰퍼드

세퍼드, 샘 1943-

셰퍼드, 샘 1943-

쉐파드, 샘 1943-

쉐퍼드, 쌤 1943-

サム・シェパード

シェパ-ド, サム 1943-

シェパード, サム

山姆·夏普德

森·舒柏

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Black Hawk down : a story of modern warThe right stuffSeven playsDays of heavenSteel magnoliasThe pelican briefA lie of the mind : a play in three actsParis, Texas