WorldCat Identities

Garner, James 1928-2014

Works: 966 works in 2,458 publications in 7 languages and 48,489 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Animated films  War films  Action and adventure films  Western films  Children's films  Juvenile works  Romance films 
Roles: Actor, Speaker, Interviewee, Author, Performer, Other, Narrator, Editor, Producer, Costume designer, Artist, Author of introduction, Thesis advisor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by James Garner
The notebook by Nick Cassavetes( Visual )

87 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 3,366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wealthy & fiercely independent young woman falls for an impoverished & passionate young man
The Great Escape by John Sturges( Visual )

110 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 3,243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fictionalized version of the unprecedented escape of Allied prisoners-of-war from a maximum-security German prison camp (Stalag Luft III)
Divine secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood by Andrew Marcus( Visual )

26 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,377 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
Atlantis, the lost empire by Michael J Fox( Visual )

35 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,045 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A team of archeologists and explorers discovers the lost kingdom of Atlantis, and find out that they must defend the city from attack. Includes special features
Space cowboys by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

58 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,895 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
The ultimate gift by Twentieth Century Fox( Visual )

11 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 1,521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A deceased billionaire leaves his spoiled adult grandson a series of odd tasks to perform in order to receive 'the ultimate gift', with the resentful grandson having no idea what that might be
Maverick by Richard Donner( Visual )

61 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,384 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 )

18 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in English and held by 1,072 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 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
The children's hour by William Wyler( Visual )

34 editions published between 1961 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 951 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
The land before time( Visual )

13 editions published in 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 943 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Littlefoot and his grandparents share an unusual "sleep story" that leads them on a fantastic journey. The always curious Cera, Spike, Ducky and Petrie quickly follow behind. Throughout this enchanting adventure, they discover many new things and evenutally meet up with the largest gathering of dinosaurs ever, including one very special Longneck that Littlefoot thought he would never see
Murphy's romance by Martin Ritt( Visual )

25 editions published between 1985 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 937 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In an endearing comic love story, 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
My Name is Bill W. by Daniel Petrie( Visual )

19 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 887 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
Support your local sheriff! by James Garner( Visual )

25 editions published between 1968 and 2019 in English and held by 878 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A charming drifter becomes sheriff in a rough and tumble mining town where lawmen don't last a month
The Americanization of Emily by Arthur Hiller( Visual )

15 editions published between 1964 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 859 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
Victor Victoria by Henry Mancini( Visual )

16 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 801 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
Battle for Terra by Aristomenis Tsirbas( Visual )

7 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 752 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
Streets of Laredo by Larry McMurtry( Visual )

22 editions published between 1969 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 733 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
Sayonara by Joshua Logan( Visual )

27 editions published between 1957 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American Air Force major on leave in Japan after the Korean War falls in love with a Japanese actress. When they declare their love openly, they find themselves scorned equally by both the Japanese and Americans
Support your local gunfighter by James Garner( Visual )

18 editions published between 1971 and 2019 in 3 languages and held by 646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Garner plays a gambler who runs away from a madam with marriage on her mind, and is mistaken for a gunfighter in the troubled town of Purgatory
Barbarians at the gate( Visual )

20 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 639 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Barbarians at the Gate recounts the events surrounding the 1988 leveraged buyout of RJR Nabisco, the biggest history at the time, and widely considered to be a textbook example of corporate and executive greed. This story of high stakes, betrayal, and one-upsmanship begins when RJR Nabisco's CEO F. Ross Johnson chooses to buy out his own company to deflect shareholder backlash when an expensive project fails. This attempt ignites a power struggle between Johnson and Wall Street investment banker Henry Kravis, who intends to force Johnson out and take over RJR Nabisco himself. In this film, viewers used to looking in from the outside on high-profile leveraged buyouts and mega-buck financial struggles get an insider's perspective--and not just any insider--the man at the very top
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Divine secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood
The Great EscapeDivine secrets of the Ya-Ya SisterhoodSpace cowboysThe children's hourMy Name is Bill W.The Americanization of EmilyVictor VictoriaStreets of LaredoSayonara
Alternative Names
Bumgarner, James Scott

Bumgarner, James Scott 1928-1214

Bumgarner, James Scott 1928-2014

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詹姆斯·加纳 美國影視演員(1928-2014)