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Garner, James

Overview
Works: 485 works in 1,504 publications in 8 languages and 45,249 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Animated films  Children's films  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Juvenile works  Western films  Biography  Romance films  Motion pictures 
Roles: Actor, Speaker, Interviewee, Performer, Author, Narrator, Producer, Costume designer, Other, Artist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by James Garner
The notebook by Ryan Gosling( Visual )

73 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 3,383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Allie Hamilton and Noah Calhoun meet one evening at a carnival. But they are separated by Allie's parents who dissaprove of Noah's unwealthy family, and move Allie away. When Allie doesn't hear from Noah after several years, she meets and becomes engaged to a handsome young soldier named Lon. Allie, with her love still alive for Noah, stops by Noah's home to check on him. Seeing that their reunion has rekindled a passionate romance, Allie must now choose between true love and the match that her parents approve of
The Great Escape by John Sturges( Visual )

102 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 3,109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fictionalized version of the unprecedented escape from Stalag Luft III. A high-security German prisoner-of-war camp in 1942 holds only known troublemakers and risk-takers, all of whom are determined to pull off the war's most daring escape
Divine secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood by Andrew Marcus( Visual )

19 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and German and held by 2,402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Like mother, like daughter. Neither a hard-as-nails New York playwright nor her flaky Louisiana mother will take the necessary steps to mend their long-time rift. No, this is a job for the Sisterhood, sworn life-long friends who stage an outlandish "intervention" to bring daughter and mother back together again
The Rockford files( Visual )

77 editions published between 1976 and 2016 in English and held by 2,325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From his no-frills mobile home in Malibu, wisecracking ex-con-turned-private investigator Jim Rockford solves the biggest crimes in Los Angeles. From identity theft to death threats, Rockford uses his experience behind bars to get an inside edge on crooks even the police can't find
Atlantis, the lost empire by Michael J Fox( Visual )

21 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 2,104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hidden deep below the ocean surface is one of the greatest mysteries of all time--the Lost City of Atlantis. Join the world's most highly qualified crew of experts led by "adventure capitalist" Commander Rourke (Garner) and Milo Thatch (Fox), a linguist who knows the ancient Antlantean language, as they board the incredible 1,000-foot submarine, the Ulysses, and head deep into the mysteries of the sea, hoping to reveal the secrets of Atlantis
Space cowboys by Kenneth Kaufman( Visual )

43 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,843 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four test pilots who missed their trip to space get a second chance when they are called upon to repair an aging Russian satellite
Victor Victoria by Henry Mancini( Visual )

69 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in 10 languages and held by 1,486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman singer working on the cabaret circuit pretends to be a man pretending to be a woman. Things get even more complicated when she meets the man of her dreams. Set in Paris, France, in 1934
Maverick by Richard Donner( Visual )

21 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A handsome gambler, a charming lady scam artist, and a lawman all head for a poker tournament held on a river boat with a $500,000 pot for the winner
My Fellow Americans by Peter Segal( Visual )

14 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They used to run the country. Now they're running for their lives! Two former Presidents are framed in a scandal by the current President and pursued by armed agents. The two squabbling political foes plunge into a desperate and delightfully frantic search for the evidence that will establish their innocence. As they scramble through the real America, they get an unexpected crash course in how their policies affected the citizens
Murphy's romance by Martin Ritt( Visual )

21 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 958 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In an endearing comic love story set in Arizona, a gutsy divorced mother eager to make it as a horse trainer on a small desert ranch is courted by the town's most eligible widower and her ne'er-do-well ex-husband
The children's hour by William Wyler( Visual )

52 editions published between 1961 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 956 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a vindictive little girl is disciplined in an exclusive girl's school, the child twists an overheard comment into slander. She accuses her teachers of lesbianism--and her gullible grandmother spreads the gossip. Outraged, Karen and Martha fight back in court, but a child's lie is hard to disprove
Unforgiven by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in English and held by 950 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two retired, down-on-their luck outlaws pick up their guns one last time to collect a bounty offered by the vengeful prostitutes of the remote Wyoming town of Big Whiskey
Streets of Laredo by Larry McMurtry( Visual )

23 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in English and German and held by 945 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This sequel to Lonesome Dove pits legendary Texas Ranger Woodrow Call against his deadliest adversary ever
My Name is Bill W. by Daniel Petrie( Visual )

10 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 905 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

World War I veteran William Wilson has everything: loving wife, good health, Wall Street career --and a "drinking problem." Penniless overnight when the stock market crashes, Bill quickly descends into a stormy sea of booze. Then he meets Bob Smith, an Ohio surgeon with the same "problem." Together they discover a way to stay sober --one day at a time, and their mutual triumph would soon become the world's
The Americanization of Emily by Arthur Hiller( Visual )

15 editions published between 1964 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 857 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lt. Commander Charles E. Madison (Garner) loves his job: as 'dog robber' his duties consist of rounding up scarce delicacies and services, while safely avoiding combat. Admiral William Jessup (Douglas), however, is intent on having a sailor as the first casualty on D-Day - preferably with a film crew filming him. Having fallen for his English motor pool driver Emily (Andrews), freewheeling Madison struggles to escape being sent off to land on Omaha Beach as the cameraman
Support your local sheriff!( Visual )

17 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 817 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A charming drifter becomes sheriff in a rough and tumble mining town where lawmen don't last a month
Battle for Terra by Aristomenis Tsirbas( Visual )

5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 797 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Welcome to Terra, a peaceful utopian community where the natives happily go about their days in a culture that honors nature. Human beings have gobbled up all natural resources and damaged the environment of Earth beyond repair, destroyed two other planets, and are now on the hunt for a new home. They have their eyes set on Terra. The citizens of Terra have no idea of what lies in store for them: a sinister plan to convert their atmosphere to an oxygenated one suitable only to humans. Mala--an adventuresome and resourceful teenage girl--teams up with Jim, an Earth Force pilot who has crashed on Terra, to lead the battle so the Terrians can escape destruction
Breathing lessons by Anne Tyler( Visual )

12 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What begins as a two-hour road trip to a neighboring town turns into an all-day adventure for Ira and Maggie Moran
Decoration day( Visual )

19 editions published between 1990 and 2002 in English and held by 688 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an estranged black friend refuses the Congressional Medal of Honor for service during World War II, retired judge Albert Finch, still mourning the death of his wife, tries to find out why and in the process solves a mystery, heals his friendship, saves a marriage, and falls in love
The land before time( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 684 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Littlefoot has a vivid dream in which he imagines travelling to a place where there are many of his kind, and when he tells the story to his grandparents, they take it as a sign to set out and find this mysterious place. After days of travel they do indeed discover a new world where longneck dinosaurs are plentiful, including one they never expected to see -- Bron, Littlefoot's father, who went missing before he was born. While Littlefoot is thrilled to be reunited with his father, now he must choose if he should stay with Bron, or the grandparents who have cared for him for years
 
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The Great EscapeDivine secrets of the Ya-Ya SisterhoodSpace cowboysVictor VictoriaMaverickThe children's hourStreets of LaredoMy Name is Bill W.