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Shepard, Sam 1943-2017

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The notebook by Nick Cassavetes( Visual )

33 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 3,353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Allie Hamilton and Noah Calhoun meet one evening at a carnival, beginning a courtship that blossoms into intimacy. They are quickly separated by Allie's upper-class parents who insist that Noah isn't right for her. When Allie doesn't hear from Noah for several years, she meets and becomes engaged to a handsome young soldier named Lon. Allie, with her love for Noah still alive, stops by Noah's home. Their reunion rekindles a passionate romance, and Allie must choose between her soulmate and class order. The tale is told by an older gentleman who constantly reads the story to his aging companion
Black Hawk down : a story of modern war by Mark Bowden( Visual )

44 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 2,950 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 )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 2,784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Wilbur the pig and how, through his friendship with Charlotte the spider, he became famous and learned about life and death
The right stuff by Philip Kaufman( Visual )

56 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,719 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the Air Force test flights by Chuck Yeager that would lead to Project Mercury, which pioneered America's launch into the space race-- and of the seven men chosen to launch the U.S. into space: Alan Shepard, Gus Grissom, John Glenn, Scott Carpenter, Walter Schirra, Gordon Cooper, and Deke Slayton
Seven plays by Sam Shepard( Book )

65 editions published between 1981 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 2,511 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
The assassination of Jesse James by the coward Robert Ford by Andrew Dominik( Visual )

39 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,176 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. No one knows of Robert Ford, at least not yet. But the ambitious 19-year-old aims to change that. He befriends Jesse and rides with his gang. And if that doesn't bring Ford fame, he will have to find a deadlier way. Friendship becomes rivalry and the quest for fame becomes obsession
Mud by Jeff Nichols( Visual )

32 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two boys, Ellis and his best friend Neckbone, find a mysterious man named Mud hiding out on a deserted island in the Mississippi. Mud tells the boys fantastic stories about his life, including how he killed a man in Texas and vengeful bounty hunters are coming to get him. He says he is planning to meet and escape with the love of his life, Juniper. The boys agree to help him, but it isn't long until their small town is besieged by bounty hunters out for blood
August: Osage County by John Wells( Visual )

24 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and German and held by 2,039 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 Robert Harling( Visual )

14 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 1,963 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 )

48 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,834 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 )

48 editions published between 1986 and 1995 in English and held by 1,771 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 )

162 editions published between 1984 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 1,765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Travis, presumed dead, reappears on the Mexican border, world-weary and an amnesiac. He traces his brother Walt who is bringing up Hunter, Travis' seven-year-old son, his ex-wife Jane having abandoned him at Walt's door. Hunter and Travis begin to build a friendship and conspire to find Jane
Fool for love by Sam Shepard( Book )

78 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in 8 languages and held by 1,739 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
Safe house by Daniel Espinosa( Visual )

21 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 1,732 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 )

32 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,676 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. For a local reporter the trial strikes a deep emotional chord when he finds his ex-lover is linked to the case
Brothers by Jim Sheridan( Visual )

28 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,622 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
Buried child by Sam Shepard( Book )

45 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sam Shepard's Pulitzer Prize-winning Buried Child is fierce and unforgettable. A scene of madness greets Vince and his girlfriend as they arrive at the squalid farmhouse of Vince's hard-drinking grandparents, who seem to have no idea who he is. Nor does his father, Tilden, a hulking former All-American footballer, or his uncle, who has lost one of his legs to a chain saw. Only the memory of an unwanted child, buried in an undisclosed location, can hope to deliver this family
The unseen hand and other plays by Sam Shepard( Book )

43 editions published between 1972 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,482 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 )

14 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 1,376 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
Swordfish by Dominic Sena( Visual )

19 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 1,374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the DEA shuts down a dummy corporation operation code named SWORDFISH, they had generated $400 million which they let sit around; years of compound interest has swelled it to $9.5 billion. A covert counter-terrorist unit called Black Cell, headed by Gabriel, wants the money to help finance their war against international terrorism, but it's all locked away behind super-encryption. He brings in convicted hacker Stanley, who only wants to see his daughter Holly again but can't afford the legal fees, to slice into the government mainframes and get the money
 
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Black Hawk down : a story of modern war
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Black Hawk down : a story of modern warThe right stuffSeven playsSteel magnoliasThe pelican briefA lie of the mind : a play in three actsParis, TexasFool for love
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 americký dramatik, spisovateľ, hudobník, scenárista, herec a režisér

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 pemeran laki-laki asal Amerika Serikat

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

سام شپارد هنرپیشه و نمایشنامه‌نویس آمریکایی

شيبارد، سام، 1943-

सैम शेपर्ड

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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