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Stockwell, Dean 1938-

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Most widely held works by Dean Stockwell
Air Force One by Wolfgang Petersen( Visual )

31 editions published between 1997 and 2018 in English and held by 2,069 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An uncompromising U.S. president has just told the world he will not negotiate with terrorists, but when Russian terrorists hijack Air Force One, the President is faced with a nearly impossible decision-- give in to terrorist demands or sacrifice not only the country's dignity, but the lives of his wife and daughter
Paris, Texas by Wim Wenders( Visual )

144 editions published between 1984 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 1,806 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
Blue velvet by David Lynch( Visual )

41 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,767 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man finds a severed ear whose trail leads him to a detective's daughter and a mesmerizing beauty in this surreal journey that peeks through the windows and over the well-trimmed hedges of a small town, discovering murder, mystery and perversion
Long day's journey into night by Eugene O'Neill( Visual )

41 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on Eugene O'Neill's 1956 autobiograpy, this film depicts a day in the life of a family deteriorating under drug addiction, alcoholism, and imminent death
The Manchurian candidate by Denzel Washington( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1,305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When his army unit is ambushed during the first Gulf War, Sergeant Raymond Shaw saves his fellow soldiers just as his commanding officer, Major Ben Marco, is knocked unconscious. Using the incident for political gain, Shaw eventually becomes a vice-presidential nominee, but Marco is haunted by dreams of what really happened in Iraq. As Marco investigates, the story begins to unravel. He begins to figure that the entire unit was kidnapped and brainwashed as part of a plot to get Shaw into the White House. Now the Manchurian Global corporation appears desperate to stop him from finding out
Gentleman's agreement( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 1,290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Magazine writer Schuyler 'Phil' Green, a widower who has just arrived with his mother and young son in New York, is assigned the task of writing an expose of anti-Semitism. As he searches for a new angle on the topic, he decides to pass as a Jew for several months, which causes no end of trouble for his ailing mother and young son. It also puts his new society girlfriend on the spot, since despite all her intellectual convictions, she cannot quite shake the vicious prejudices of her particular group. In the 40s, Hollywood began exploring serious social problems in an upfront manner, and while a trifle too earnest for some people, this film puts the 'gentleman's agreement' among gentiles to discriminate against Jews directly in the spotlight
The player by Robert Altman( Visual )

19 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"I was just thinking what an interesting concept it is to eliminate the writer from the artistic process. If we could just get rid of these actors and directors, maybe we've got something here."--Griffin Mill. Griffin is a slick, successful film studio vice president whose primary duty is to listen to story pitches from a constant stream of writers. Like all Hollywood producers, he's always looking over his shoulder, and he thinks up-and-comer Larry Levy is after his job. Along with power lunches, corporate in-fighting, and bottom-line priorities, a mysterious someone--probably an ignored and angry screenwriter--has been leaving him threatening postcards. When he finally takes action, his cool aplomb deserts him, things go seriously sideways, and Griffin's world begins falling apart
John Grisham's The rainmaker( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 887 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rudy Baylor (Damon) is a jobless young attorney. However, he is also the only hope of an elderly couple whose insurance company will not pay for an operation that could save their son's life. In this judicial drama, Rudy learns to hate corporate America as he falls in love with a battered young married woman. Will he be up to the task?
Battlestar Galactica( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 822 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Colonies' survivors have found their hopes of eluding their Cylon pursuers dashed by an invasion and occupation of their new home. As the fate of all human life hangs in the balance, friends become enemies, enemies become unexpected allies, and decisions are made that will haunt some people for the rest of their lives"--Set container
Battlestar Galactica( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 811 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Continuation of the epic, follows the ongoing battle of President Laura Roslin and Commander William Adama in their heart-pounding crusade to save humanity from the deadly robot Cylons
Tucker : the man and his dream by Jeff Bridges( Visual )

18 editions published between 1988 and 2018 in English and held by 784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Preston Tucker, who tried to build the 'car of the future' in the 1940's, only to be crushed by the Big Three automakers and their political cronies
Song of the thin man by Dashiell Hammett( Visual )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2017 in English and held by 783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Nick and Nora Charles are attending a charity benefit aboard a gambling ship. The festive atmosphere conceals many tensions among those connected with the ship, with most of the friction centering around Tommy Drake, its unpopular, spiteful band-leader. When he is murdered later that night, suspicion falls on Phil Brant, who had argued with Drake earlier in the evening. When Phil and his wife seek help from Nick and Nora, Nick refuses to get involved. But when shots are fired outside his own apartment, Nick begins to investigate, and he soon finds himself in a confusing case with numerous suspects."--IMDB
Battlestar Galactica( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 701 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The civil war amongst the Cylons escalates and Galactica's quest for Earth continues
Battlestar Galactica( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From their initial action-packed battles against the Cylons to their desperate attempts to find the fabled 13th colony, Earth, the determined band of human survivors continue to fight for their lives and their hopes. Join them now as the fleet journeys into the furthest reaches of unexplored space
Compulsion by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

27 editions published between 1959 and 2017 in English and held by 671 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chicago, 1924. Two young men, one bossy and intimidating, the other sensitive and introverted, thought their superior intellect would enable them to pull off "The perfect crime." The result is a sensational case with defense attorney Jonathan Wilk putting capital punishment itself on trial
Battlestar Galactica by Edward James Olmos( Visual )

15 editions published in 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Cylons began as humanity's robot servants. They rebelled and evolved and now they look like humans. Their plan is simple: destroy the race that enslaved them. But when their devastating attack leaves human survivors, the Cylons have to improvise. The story of two powerful Cylon leaders, working separately, and their determination to finish the task"--Container
To live and die in L.A. by William Friedkin( Visual )

15 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in English and French and held by 569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Secret Service agent bends and breaks the law to nab an artist/counterfeiter in Los Angeles
Married to the mob by Jonathan Demme( Visual )

27 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An undercover FBI agent falls in love with a recently widowed mafia wife, who is trying to restart her life following her husband's murder, while being pursued by a libidinous mafia kingpin seeking to claim her for himself
Gentleman's agreement by Elia Kazan( Visual )

16 editions published between 1947 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A journalist assigned to write a series of articles on anti-semitism decides to pose as a Jew and finds out first-hand what it is like to be the victim of intolerance
The Langoliers by Tom Holland( Visual )

28 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a flight from LA to Boston 10 passengers awake from a nap to find that all the other passengers have vanished ... and the ground below them is only.. ground. Once they land the situation doesn't improve. No one is there.. the air is still.. the clocks have stopped.. and a dread, evil presence bent on the destruction is headed straight for them
 
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