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Bridges, Beau

Overview
Works: 421 works in 1,187 publications in 8 languages and 33,561 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Children's films  Film adaptations  Animated films  Juvenile works  Action and adventure films  Musical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Fiction  History 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Other, 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 )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 2,743 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 Descendants by Alexander Payne( Visual )

31 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,681 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
Norma Rae by Martin Ritt( Visual )

58 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,273 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
From up on Poppy Hill by Sarah Bolger( Visual )

13 editions published in 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,181 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
The good German by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

10 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,175 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 )

29 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,027 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Young Kirra (Bindi Irwin, daughter of the Crocodile Hunter and star of Bindi the Jungle Girl) leaves her Australian home to summer with her grandfather (Beau Bridges) in South Africa. Soon she discovers a baby orca stranded in the lagoon near her grandfather's rundown seaside amusement park. She names her new friend Willy - and embarks on a great quest to lead the whale back to his pod before her grandfather's greedy rival turns Willy into a money-making attraction at his slick theme park.--Container
The tale of the Princess Kaguya = Kaguyahime no monogatari by Isao Takahata( Visual )

11 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 1,025 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Retrouvée à l'intérieur d'une tige de bambou brillante par un vieux coupeur de bambou et son épouse, une toute petite fille grandit rapidement pour devenir une magnifique jeune femme. La mystérieuse princesse séduit tous ceux qui croisent son chemin, mais devra affronter sa destinée et être punie pour son crime".--Verso du conteneur
Max Payne by John Moore( Visual )

31 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,000 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Max Payne works in the cold-case unit at the police department. He becomes obsessed with finding the killer who brutally murdered his wife and infant daughter. Max becomes hell-bent on revenge and is determined to track down those responsible for the murder of his family. Max is forced to battle enemies beyond the natural world
Into the West by Mike Newell( Visual )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and German and held by 864 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 by A & E Television Network( Visual )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 840 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 )

73 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 818 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Baker brothers have played cocktail piano together for 15 years, and decide to jazz up their act by hiring a singer. She's a hard-talking beauty with a terrific voice, and the act immediately picks up business with her on board!
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 whle new world for Sarny because he has forbidden talents. He can read and also he can teach. As she learns to read she learns the power of words and the unconquerable strength of the human spirit
Stargate( Visual )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 644 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 639 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 )

4 editions published in 2014 in French and English and held by 610 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 )

9 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in English and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To twelve-year-old David Hayden, his family is comfortable and familiar. David admires his father, the modest town sheriff, and his charming uncle, the local doctor. But when their Sioux housekeeper whispers her darkest fears in the heat of a fever, David and his family are changed forever
The ballad of Jack and Rose by Rebecca Miller( Visual )

7 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A heartbreaking coming-of-age drama about a man who has cut himself off from the world and the daughter he has taken with him
Smile by Feature Films for Families( Visual )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 497 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
Rocketman by Oren Avin( Visual )

6 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and held by 467 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 )

14 editions published between 1968 and 2008 in English and held by 453 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
 
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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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Free WillyInto the WestThe fabulous Baker boysMontana 1948SmileFor love of Ivy