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Stanton, Harry Dean 1926-2017

Overview
Works: 458 works in 1,686 publications in 11 languages and 44,779 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 )

34 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 3,160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Miracles happen in unexpected places, even on death row at Cold Mountain Penitentiary. There John Coffey, a prisoner with supernatural powers, brings a sense of spirit and humanity to his guards and fellow inmates"--Container
Rango by Gore Verbinski( Visual )

20 editions published between 2011 and 2018 in English and held by 2,460 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 )

81 editions published between 1979 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 2,394 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 )

204 editions published between 1984 and 2017 in 9 languages and held by 2,024 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After having been missing for four years and presumed dead, Travis emerges from the desert near the Texas-Mexico border and collapses at a gas station. His younger brother, Walt, a billboard artist, takes him to Walt's Los Angeles home where Travis' son, Hunter, has lived with Walt and Walt's wife, Anne, since Travis and his wife, Jane, disappeared. Travis reestablishes a relationship with Hunter, finds Jane and brings about a reunion between Jane and Hunter before leaving again
Pretty in Pink by Willie Cole( Visual )

37 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,020 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 )

45 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 1,605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this controversial movie, Jesus, as both fully human and fully divine, is viewed as free of sin but subject to all temptations, including sexual ones
The Straight story by David Lynch( Visual )

72 editions published between 1999 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 1,494 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
Red dawn by Chris Hemsworth( Visual )

28 editions published between 1985 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 1,354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a town is invaded by foreign nationals and the security of the United States seems threatened, a group of high school students escape and wage warfare in defense of their parents, their friends and their country
Repo man by Alex Cox( Visual )

42 editions published between 1984 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 942 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 )

38 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 920 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In a world ravaged by crime, the entire island of Manhattan has been converted to a walled prison where brutal prisoners roam. But when the US president ... crash lands inside, only one man can bring him back: notorious outlaw and form Special Forces war hero Snake Plissken ... But time is short. In 24 hours, an explosive device implanted in his neck will end Snake's mission-- and his life-- unless he succeeds!"--Container
The mighty by Peter Chelsom( Visual )

19 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in English and German and held by 884 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 and 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 808 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 )

10 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 780 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 771 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Experience the early adventures of Gus and Call - young, bold Texas Rangers whose tough exteriors are challenged by the vicious fighting amongst three warring cultures within their region. Follow their journey through barren deserts, snowy mountainous terrain and dangerous attacks that will begin to transform them into the heroes they will soon become."--Container
Private Benjamin by Xi fu( Visual )

9 editions published between 1980 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 737 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Judy Benjamin's husband dies of a heart attack while consummating their nuptials, she decides that the Army is the answer to her problems, and enlists. The army will never be the same
John Huston's wise blood by John Huston( Visual )

33 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this acclaimed adaptation of the first novel by legendary Southern writer Flannery O'Connor, John Huston vividly brings to life her poetic world of American eccentricity. Brad Dourif, in an impassioned performance, is Hazel Motes, who, fresh out of the army, attempts to open the first Church Without Christ in the small town of Taulkinham. Populated with inspired performances that seem to spring right from O'Connor's pages, Huston's Wise Blood is an incisive portrait of spirituality and Evangelicalism, and a faithful, loving evocation of a writer's vision
Christine by John Carpenter( Visual )

16 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

She was born in Detroit on an automobile assembly line. But she is no ordinary automobile. Deep within her chassis lives an unholy presence. She is Christine, a red and white 1958 Plymouth Fury whose unique standard equipment includes an evil, indestructible vengeance that will destroy anyone in her way
Fear and loathing in Las Vegas( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fueled by a suitcase full of pharmaceuticals, journalist Raoul Duke and his sidekick Dr. Gonzo set off on a fast and furious ride through nonstop neon, surreal surroundings and a crew of crazy characters
The pledge by Sean Penn( Visual )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A veteran police detective, on the day of his retirement, handles the case of a seven-year-old girl who has been brutally murdered. When a mentally retarded man confesses to the murder and then kills himself, the detectives consider the case closed, but was he actually the murderer? Before long evidence is uncovered that suggests the girl was just one in a series of brutal killings involving young girls and a mysterious man
Big love( Visual )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bill Henrickson is the enterprising suburban polygamist who has more than his hands full with three wives, a potential fourth, a growing brood of eight children, and a struggling gaming business meant to safeguard his family should they be 'outed' and his Home Plus superstores left vulnerable
 
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Alternative Names
Dean Stanton, Harry 1926-

Dean Stanton, Harry 1926-2017

Harry Dean Stanton acteur américain

Harry Dean Stanton Actor estadounidense

Harry Dean Stanton aktor amerykański

Harry Dean Stanton American actor, musician, and singer

Harry Dean Stanton americký herec

Harry Dean Stanton Amerikaans filmacteur

Harry Dean Stanton amerikai színész

Harry Dean Stanton amerikansk skådespelare

Harry Dean Stanton Amerikansk skuespiller og musiker

Harry Dean Stanton attore statunitense

Harry Dean Stanton pemeran laki-laki asal Amerika Serikat

Harry Dean Stanton US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Harry Dean Stanton yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

Stanton, Dan 1926-

Stanton, Dan 1926-2017

Stanton, Dean

Stanton, Dean, 1926-

Stanton, Dean 1926-2017

Stanton, H. D. 1926-

Stanton, H. D. 1926-2017

Stanton, Harry 1926-

Stanton, Harry 1926-2017

Χάρι Ντιν Στάντον Αμερικανός ηθοποιός

Гарри Дин Стэнтон

Гаррі Дін Стентон

Гары Дын Стэнтан

Хари Дийн Стантън

Хари Дин Стентон

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