WorldCat Identities

Beatty, Ned

Works: 393 works in 1,349 publications in 6 languages and 45,891 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Children's films  Animated films  Biographical films  Fantasy films  Superhero films  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Host, Narrator, Costume designer, Author, Other, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Ned Beatty
Toy Story 3 by Tom Hanks( Visual )

35 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 3,074 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Andy prepares to leave for college, his loyal toys find they have been donated to the Sunnyside Daycare where untamed tots with their sticky little fingers do not play nice. So, it's all for one and one for all as they join Barbie's counterpart Ken, a thespian hedgehog named Mr. Pricklepants, and a pink, strawberry-scented teddy bear called Lots-o'-Huggin' Bear to plan their great escape and ensure that no toy gets left behind
Charlie Wilson's war by Mike Nichols( Visual )

11 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in English and held by 2,621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the early 1980s, Charlie Wilson was best known as a womanizing US congressional representative from Texas. He seemed to be in the minor leagues, except for the fact that he was a member of two major foreign policy and covert-ops committees. However, once Charlie is prodded by his major conservative supporter, Joanne Herring, Wilson learns about the plight of the people who are suffering from the effects of the brutal Soviet occupation of Afghanistan. With the help of a maverick CIA agent, Gust Avrakotos, Wilson dedicates his canny political efforts to supply the Afghan mujahideen with the weapons and support needed to defeat the Soviet Union. Ultimately, Charlie learns that while military victory can be obtained, there are other consequences and prices to that fight that are ignored to everyone's sorrow. Based on a true story
Deliverance by James Dickey( Visual )

67 editions published between 1971 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They left their troubles at the office. Left the wives and kids behind. Four men bound for the wilderness, for a great adventure--without their golf clubs. Lewis has talked his buddies Ed, Drew, and Bobby into going on a canoe trip down the Cahulawassee River, which is being soon to be dammed. It was the weekend they hoped for, but it turns out to be a weekend where the destruction of nature, macho posturing, conflict between city and country folk, and the dangerous disconnection of modern civilization from nature will loom entirely too large
Rango by Gore Verbinski( Visual )

18 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and French and held by 2,469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rango is a lizard who imagines himself an actor who literally breaks the fourth wall of his terrarium when the hatchback car in which he is riding swerves and sends him careening. Abandoned in the desert amid the shards of his former home, Rango makes his way to the nearby town of Dirt, which is experiencing a mysterious water shortage. The actor in Rango seizes the opportunity to invent a grandiloquent new image for himself, and as in many a Western, the stranger in town is suddenly promoted to the rank of sheriff. Along the way to solving the mystery of the vanishing water supply, he must survive highway crossings, giant hawks, an army of bat-riding prairie dogs, and a gun slinging rattlesnake
Rudy by Angelo Pizzo( Visual )

28 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

True story about a young man whose dream has always been to play football for Notre Dame University. Because of his blue-collar background, nobody believes that he can even gain admittance to the school, and his small size will rule out football. But he confounds them all by entering the school and becoming a walk-on player for the team
Superman by Richard Donner( Visual )

57 editions published between 1978 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,929 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A child from a dying planet is sent to Earth, where he is brought up by human parents and poses as a newspaper reporter, becoming Superman when necessary to use his special powers to save others
Network by Sidney Lumet( Visual )

17 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,921 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A television newscaster's mental breakdown turns him into a celebrity when the network tries to profit from his illness
Shooter by Antoine Fuqua( Visual )

17 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bob Lee Swagger is a master marksman who has retreated from his duty as an off-the-books hired gun for the military. He has become disillusioned with his government, but finds that the government needs Swagger to scope out the location of a rumored attempt on the life of the president. A shadowy government operative begs Swagger to use his sniper's skills to out-fox the assassin. Ultimately he is double-crossed and framed for the attempted assassination. Now he must go on the run to find who set him up to take the fall
Superman II by Richard Lester( Visual )

53 editions published between 1980 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This epic takes up where Superman, the movie leaves off. Superman deals witha trio of villains whose powers rival Superman's own
Where the red fern grows by Wilson Rawls( Visual )

12 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tale of a boy and his best friends: two remarkable hunting dogs who teach him about life, loyalty and trust against a wild woodland backdrop where adventure waits just around the bend
Sweet land by Elizabeth Reaser( Visual )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 1,170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inge is a feisty German mail-order bride who has come to Minnesota to marry Olaf, a young Norwegian immigrant farmer of few words. But in a post-WWI, anti-German climate, the local minister openly forbids the marriage. Inge and Olaf fall in love despite the town's disapproval. But when the town banker attempts to foreclose on the farm of his friend Frandsen, Olaf takes a stand
Streets of Laredo by Larry McMurtry( Visual )

13 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and held by 1,072 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A vicious new breed of killer is stalking the west Texas plains. And only an old fashioned kind of lawman can stop him. That man is legendary Texas Ranger Woodrow Call (James Garner). The adventure begins with Call hard on the trail of murderous young train robber Joey Garza (Alexis Cruz). Joined by his sidekick Pea Eye (Sam Shepard), Call will wage the fight of his life as he battles to bring his quarry to justice -- and bring himself out of the wilderness alive
1941 by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

37 editions published between 1978 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,053 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This zany comedy spectacular from Steven Spielberg is set in Los Angeles just days after the attack on Pearl harbor when the fear of a Japanese invasion threw the city into a state of pandemonium
The big easy by Jim McBride( Visual )

34 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 1,012 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A criminal's murder triggers a bloody gangland drug war. A saucy blend of New Orleans nightlife, romance and suspense
Rampart by Oren Moverman( Visual )

22 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 922 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A riveting parable about what happens to a man who refuses to change, even when change is the only thing that can save him. Dave Brown, a man who has taken the 'no guts, no glory' American mythos to heart, without questioning what it is doing to him and those he holds dear, is a cop whose personal life is propelled into a dizzying downward spiral when he comes under suspicion for roughing up a suspect
Silver streak by Thomas L Miller( Visual )

12 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 814 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wild action comedy about a murder mystery aboard a cross-country train. Gene Wilder is a plant-book editor who gets involved. The funniest scene is when Richard Pryor teams up with Wilder and tries to teach him how to act black
Back to school by Alan Metter( Visual )

19 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and held by 811 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When self-made millionaire Thornton Melon discovers his son plans to drop out of college, he enrolls in the same university to set a good example. Never mind that he's never finished high schhool. If there's one thing he has learned, it's money gets you just about anything and he sets out to prove it with a vengeance
John Huston's wise blood by John Huston( Visual )

30 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this acclaimed adaptation of the first novel by legendary Southern writer Flannery O'Connor, John Huston vividly brings to life her poetic world of American eccentricity. Brad Dourif, in an impassioned performance, is Hazel Motes, who, fresh out of the army, attempts to open the first Church Without Christ in the small town of Taulkinham. Populated with inspired performances that seem to spring right from O'Connor's pages, Huston's Wise Blood is an incisive portrait of spirituality and Evangelicalism, and a faithful, loving evocation of a writer's vision
The killer inside me by Michael Winterbottom( Visual )

11 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A small town sheriff up to his neck in murders: his own. When he is asked to railroad a talkative prostitute out of town before she makes trouble, he realizes it's easier to just get rid of her for good. Unfortunately, covering up that murder means eliminating more and more people as his problems and complications spiral out of control. Even worse, he's starting to enjoy committing the crimes a lot more than he ever enjoyed dishing out the punishment."--Container
He got game by Spike Lee( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2017 in English and held by 682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A prisoner is granted a furlough in hopes of persuading his estranged son, the country's top high school basketball player, to attend the governor's alma mater
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He got game
Alternative Names
Beatty, Ned Thomas

Beatty, Ned Thomas 1937-

Ned Beatty acteur américain

Ned Beatty actor american

Ned Beatty actor estadounidense

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Ned Beatty Amerikaans acteur

Ned Beatty amerikai színész

Ned Beatty amerikansk skådespelare

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Ned Beatty attore statunitense

Ned Beatty pemeran laki-laki asal Amerika Serikat

Ned Beatty US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Ned Beatty US-amerikanischer Schauspieler (* 1937)

Нед Бийти

Нед Битти американский актёр театра и кино

Нед Бітті

נד ביטי

נד ביטי שחקן אמריקאי

ند بیتی بازیگر آمریکایی

نيد بيتي

نيد بيتي ممثل أمريكي

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