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Stanton, Harry Dean 1926-2017

Overview
Works: 462 works in 1,762 publications in 11 languages and 45,114 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  Prison films  Horror films  War films  Western films  Animated films 
Roles: Actor, Interviewee, Performer, Author, Narrator, Singer, Other, Creator, Costume designer, Adapter
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Harry Dean Stanton
The green mile by Frank Darabont( Visual )

36 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 3,153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A death row inmate in a Southern prison possesses the unusual gift of healing. A guard discovers the inmate's miraculous power and begins to question the man's guilt
Rango by Gore Verbinski( Visual )

21 editions published between 2011 and 2018 in English and held by 2,449 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
Alien by David Fincher( Visual )

89 editions published between 1979 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 2,410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Terror begins when the crew of a spaceship investigates a transmission from a desolate planet and discover a life form that is perfectly evolved to annihilate mankind. Each crew member is slain until only Ripley is left
Paris, Texas by Wim Wenders( Visual )

207 editions published between 1984 and 2017 in 9 languages and held by 2,046 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New German Cinema pioneer Wim Wenders (Wings of desire) brings his keen eye for landscape to the American Southwest in Paris, Texas, a profoundly moving character study written by Pulitzer Prize winning playwright Sam Shepard. Paris, Texas follows the mysterious, nearly mute drifter Travis (a magnificent Harry Dean Stanton, whose face is a landscape all its own) as he tries to reconnect with his young son, living with his brother (Dean Stockwell) in Los Angeles, and his missing wife (Nastassja Kinski). From this simple setup, Wenders and Shepard produce a powerful statement on codes of masculinity and the myth of the American family, as well as an exquisite visual exploration of a vast, crumbling world of canyons and neon
Pretty in Pink by Howard Deutch( Visual )

43 editions published between 1986 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,034 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poor girl falls in love with a rich guy, and it angers both their families and their friends
The last temptation of Christ by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

46 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,615 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This fifteen-year labor of love, an adaptation of Nikos Kazantzakis's landmark novel that imagines an alternate fate for Jesus Christ, features outstanding performances, bold cinematography, and a transcendent score
The Straight story by David Lynch( Visual )

70 editions published between 1999 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 1,472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a true story about 73-year-old Alvin Straight who embarks on a dangerous and emotional journey to make amends with his 75-year-old brother Lyle before his brother dies. Alvin can no longer drive a car because of his eyesight and has to walk with 2 canes, but he climbs aboard his 1966 John Deere lawnmower and drives the 260-mile course from Laurens, Iowa to Mt. Zion, Wis
Red dawn by Chris Hemsworth( Visual )

31 editions published between 1984 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the windows of a high school classroom, students see paratroopers land on the varsity football field. The invasion of the United States has begun. As their town is overrun by foreign nationals, eight teenagers escape to the mountains. Taking the name of their high school football team, the Wolverines, they wage an unremitting guerrilla action in defense of their parents, their friends and their country
Repo man by Alex Cox( Visual )

44 editions published between 1984 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 948 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two ace "Repo Men" are out to beat ruthless government agents, UFO cultists, hired thugs, a lobotomized nuclear scientist and the infamous Rodriguez Brothers to an incredibly valuable '64 Chevy containing a secret that can change the course of civilization overnight
John Carpenter's Escape from New York by John Carpenter( Visual )

40 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 933 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a world ravaged by crime, the entire island of Manhattan has been converted into a prison which houses the world's most brutal inmates. And when the President of the United States crash lands outside, only one man can bring him back: Snake Plissken, a notorious outlaw and former Special Forces war hero who, in exchange for a full pardon, descends into the decayed city and wages a blistering war against the captors. But time is short: in 24 hours, an explosive charge planted inside Snake's body will end the mission-- and his life-- unless he succeeds!
The mighty by Peter Chelsom( Visual )

20 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in English and German and held by 879 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With his loving and supportive mother, 13-year-old Kevin moves in next door to another teen, Max. though both have problems that label them as outcasts, Kevin and Max discover that by proudly combining their strengths on uniting as one, they can overcome their individual limitations and triumph over any adversity. As the two set out on a series of courageous adventures, they find the mightiest treasure of all: friendship!
Big love( Visual )

10 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 802 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A polygamist and independent businessman lives in Salt Lake City with his three wives and seven children. He faces many challenges in meeting the emotional, romantic, and financial needs of his wives
Big love( Visual )

11 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Season two ... finds the modern-day polygamist Bill Henrickson and his three wives struggling to pick up the pieces after first wife Barb's outing at the Beehive Mother of the Year Ceremony. Second wife Nicki, learning that it was her father, Roman Grant, Prophet of the Fundamentalist Juniper Creek compound, who betrayed them, battles conflicting family loyalties. And third wife Margene, newly pregnant, fights for a bigger piece of the family pie with an eye toward bringing a new wife and confidante into the fold. All of this domestic drama plays out against the backdrop of Bill's new, visionary business plans--which put him into direct conflict with his father-in-law and some rather unexpected and unsavory antagonists."--Container
Larry McMurtry's Dead man's walk by Larry McMurtry( Visual )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and German and held by 766 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The prequel to Lonesome Dove is set in the Texas Republic in the early 1840s, a time when Anglo, Hispanic, and Commanche cultures were in fierce conflict. Shows Gus and Call on a deadly trail to Santa Fe facing the rigors of nature and the elements, as well as outlaws, bandits, and the notorious Commanche warrior Buffalo Hump
Private Benjamin by Xi fu( Visual )

9 editions published between 1980 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Judy Benjamin, una chica de clase media alta, mimada y consentida como una princesa, piensa que nada es demasiado bueno para ella. Pero en su noche de bodas, su opulento y flamante marido muere y entonces es nada, exactamente, lo que le queda. Un simpático y convincente oficial de reclutamiento logra convencerla y Judy, si más ni más, se enlista en el Ejército Americano ... por tres años!. Las aventuras de la pobre Judy durante su riguroso entrenamiento son para morirse de risa ... Después de esto, Judy nunca volverá a ser la misma ... pero tal vez el Ejército tampoco."
John Huston's wise blood by John Huston( Visual )

34 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 722 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

U.S. Army war veteran Hazel Motes may not be a believing Christian, but he somehow makes observations about the state of a run-down country church and understands that there are ridiculous frauds on the streets. When a cab driver insists he looks like a preacher in his new hat, Hazel takes on the part. He starts his own new Church of Truth, without the crucified Jesus. His first disciple is an 18-year old simpleton with a 'prophetic gift.'
Christine by John Carpenter( Visual )

20 editions published between 1983 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unassuming teen gains possession of a classic auto equipped with a murderous will. The car more than returns the care and consideration its owner provides it
Lucky by Harry Dean Stanton( Visual )

14 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and German and held by 698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The spiritual journey of a ninety year old atheist, and the quirky characters that inhabit his off-the-map desert town
Fear and loathing in Las Vegas( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is 1971, and journalist Raoul Duke barrels toward Las Vegas, accompanied by a trunkful of contraband and his unhinged Samoan attorney, Dr. Gonzo, to cover a motorcycle race. His cut-and dried assignment quickly descends into a feverish psychedelic odyssey
Twin Peaks by David Lynch( Visual )

10 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 669 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Picks up 25 years after the inhabitants of a quaint northwestern town are stunned when their homecoming queen is murdered
 
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Dean Stanton, Harry 1926-

Dean Stanton, Harry 1926-2017

Harry Dean Stanton

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Stanton, Dan 1926-

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Stanton Dean 1926-2017

Stanton, H. D. 1926-

Stanton, H. D. 1926-2017

Stanton, Harry 1926-

Stanton, Harry 1926-2017

Stanton, Harry Dean, 1926-

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Гарри Дин Стэнтон американский киноактёр, музыкант и певец

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