WorldCat Identities

Bridges, Beau

Overview
Works: 478 works in 1,116 publications in 5 languages and 31,971 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Children's films  Animated films  Juvenile works  Musical films  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  Fiction  Biographical television programs 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Director, Author, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Beau Bridges
Charlotte's web by E. B White( Visual )

6 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 2,656 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
Norma Rae by Martin Ritt( Visual )

51 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Norma Rae, the Southern millworker who revolutionizes a small town and discovers a power in herself she never knew she had. Under the guidance of a New York unionizer and with increasing courage and determination, Norma Rae organizes her fellow factory workers to fight for better conditions and wages. Based on a true story
The Descendants by Alexander Payne( Visual )

12 editions published in 2012 in English and French and held by 2,183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Matt King is an indifferent husband and father of two girls, who is forced to re-examine his past and embrace his future when his wife suffers a boating accident off of Waikiki. The event leads to a rapprochement with his young daughters while Matt wrestles with a decision to sell the family's land handed down from Hawaiian royalty and missionaries
The good German by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

10 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Takes place in the ruins of post-WWII Berlin, where U.S. Army war correspondent Jake Geismar becomes involved with Lena Brandt, a former lover whose missing husband is the object of a manhunt led by both the American and Russian armies. Intrigue mounts as Jake tries to uncover the secrets Lena may be hiding in her desperation to get herself and her husband out of Berlin. Tully is an American soldier working in the U.S. army motor pool who is assigned to drive Jake around Berlin. Tully has black market connections that may be Lena's way out. But he could lead them all into even darker territory
Free Willy( Visual )

26 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,039 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After young Kirra arrives in South Africa to summer with her grandfather, she discovers a baby orca stranded in a lagoon near a rundown amusement park. She names the lonely whale Willy and embarks on a quest to lead the little guy back to his anxious pod before he becomes a captive at the theme park
Max Payne by John Moore( Visual )

28 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,005 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A maverick cop seeks revenge for the murder of his family and finds himself in a world where the lines between fantasy and reality are blurred
From up on Poppy Hill( Visual )

8 editions published in 2013 in English and Javanese and held by 991 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Yokohama, 1963. Japan is picking itself up from the devastation of World War II and preparing to host the Olympics. Against this backdrop of hope and change, a friendship begins to blossom between high school students Umi ... and Shun ... but a buried secret from their past emerges to cast a shadow on the future and pull them apart"--Container
Into the West by Inc TNT Originals( Visual )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and German and held by 861 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explore one of the most powerful and defining chapters in American history. This powerful epic adventure unfolds as told through the struggles, triumphs, and heartaches of two families as they journey in search of the American dream
Founding fathers( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 836 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They were the most legendary and respected politicians, statesmen and warriors of history's first republic since the days of ancient Rome. They were also traitors and smugglers, rabble rousers and hot-heads, unfaithful husbands and prodigious drinkers. Our "Founding Fathers" were, in fact, human beings. Gain a fascinating glimpse behind the images on the marble busts and faces on our dollar bills and pocket change
The fabulous Baker boys by Steven Kloves( Visual )

55 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 833 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Baker brothers have played every hotel and cocktail lounge they could book in the last 15 years. They book Susie Diamond, a hard-talking beauty with a terrific voice, and the trio become an instant success
NightJohn( Visual )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and held by 674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a new slave named NightJohn is brought to the plantation, he opens a whole new world for Sarny because he has forbidden talents; he can read and he can teach
Stargate( Visual )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

SG-1 searches for an ancient weapon which could help them defeat the Ori, and discover it may be in the Ori's own home galaxy. As the Ori prepare to send ships through to the Milky Way to attack Earth, on board the Odyssey, SG-1 travels to the Ori galaxy. The International Oversight Committee has their own plans and SG-1 finds themselves in a distant galaxy fighting two powerful enemies
Stargate by Ben Browder( Visual )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An elite military unit (SG-1) must flee back to Earth when two members of their team inexplicably disappear into thin air. But they return to a world in which the Stargate--an ancient device which allows them to travel to hundreds of planets--was never discovered, and their own history has been erased. Now they must convince a dubious government and military that the timeline was altered by a powerful alien enemy (Ba'al) in order to conquer Earth, and time is not on their side
Masters of sex( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the lives of sex researchers William Masters and Virginia Johnson. Masters, a successful OB/GYN, is conducting a secret study of human sexuality. Soon, he meets Virginia Johnson, a former nightclub singer who is now part of the hospital secretarial staff. He enlists her help with his study, and she quickly proves to be an asset to Masters' work. Together, they delve deeper than anyone before them into the science of sex and later become participants in their own research
Montana 1948 by Larry Watson( Recording )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in English and held by 561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To twelve-year-old David Hayden, his family is comfortable and familiar. But when their Sioux housekeeper whispers her darkest fears in the heat of a fever, these statements, and the investigation they spark, will change David and his family forever
The ballad of Jack and Rose by Rebecca Miller( Visual )

7 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The relationship between a man and his teenage daughter living a sheltered life on a former island commune, threatens to fall apart when he is faced with fatal illness and her emerging womanhood
Rocketman( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A computer geek is chosen to go on the first manned mission to Mars, and his crewmates aren't happy
For love of Ivy( Visual )

15 editions published between 1968 and 2008 in English and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wealthy family, afraid of losing their housekeeper to a secretarial career, fix her up with a man-about-town, who is secretly involved in illegal gambling
Out of the ashes( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and German and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Perl spent WWII in charge of the woman's infirmary at Auschwitz. Hoping to leave her nightmares behind her after the liberation, she applies for American citizenship in 1946. However, she is hauled into military court to explain how much she "collaborated" with the Nazis during the war. The U.S. officials are especially disturbed by the number of illegal abortions Perl performed at the camp. Perl struggles to explain how she terminated the lives of the unborn to save thousands of pregnant women from the gas chambers
Smile by Natalie Cole( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lin lives in a world of quiet hardship in China, longing to live without fear or shame. Katie lives in a world of pampered ease in Malibu and wants something new and challenging in her life. When these two come together, their lives are forever changed
 
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Alternative Names
Beau Bridges acteur et cinéaste américain

Beau Bridges Actor estadounidense

Beau Bridges Amerikaans acteur

Beau Bridges amerikai színész

Beau Bridges amerykański aktor

Beau Bridges attore e regista statunitense

Beau Bridges US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Bridges, Lloyd Vernet 1941-

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Languages
English (227)

German (18)

French (18)

Spanish (5)

Javanese (1)

Covers
Free WillyInto the WestThe fabulous Baker boysMontana 1948For love of IvySmile