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Glenn, Scott 1942-

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Most widely held works by Scott Glenn
The silence of the lambs by Jonathan Demme( Visual )

197 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 4,988 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young female FBI agent is sent to interview notorious killer, Dr. Hannibal Lecter, in hope of obtaining information that will help the Bureau catch another killer
Freedom Writers by Richard LaGravenese( Visual )

35 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,943 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A true story about a teacher in a racially divided school who gives her students what they've always needed, a voice. Erin Gruwell comes to a southern California high school bubbling over with naive optimism. She quickly discovers that her unruly classroom is not easily won over by her good intentions. After a few floundering attempts to connect with her students, Gruwell gives them the assignment of keeping journals about their own lives, This assignment is something that the class can bite into with relish. This eventually bonds them together and pushes racial rivalries aside. Draws heavily from the published journals of the real students themselves
The hunt for Red October by Jerry Sherlock( Visual )

51 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 2,812 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A new technologically superior Soviet nuclear sub, the Red October, is heading the the United States coast under the command of Captian Ramius. The American government thinks Ramius is planning to attack. A lone CIA analyst has a different idea: he thinks Ramius is planning to defect, but he has only a few hours to find him and prove it. At the same time, the entire Russian naval and air commands are trying to find Ramius too
The right stuff by Philip Kaufman( Visual )

88 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,688 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the Air Force test flights by Chuck Yeager that would lead to Project Mercury, which pioneered America's launch into the space race-- and of the seven men chosen to launch the U.S. into space: Alan Shepard, Gus Grissom, John Glenn, Scott Carpenter, Walter Schirra, Gordon Cooper, and Deke Slayton
Training day by Antoine Fuqua( Visual )

47 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jake Hoyt, a fresh-faced rookie in the Los Angeles Police Department, gets a chance to join the elite narcotics squad headed up by 13-year veteran Detective Sergeant Alonzo Harris. Jake is to prove himself during a one-day ride-along. As the day wears on, it becomes increasingly clear that Detective Harris has blurred the line between right and wrong to an alarming degree, enforcing his own code of ethics and street justice. Eventually, Hoyt begins to suspect that he is, rather than having the opportunity to join the squad, being set up to take the fall
Secretariat by William Nack( Visual )

15 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

True story of racing's Triple Crown Champion Secretariat, and his owner Penny Chennery
Silverado by Lawrence Kasdan( Visual )

66 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 2,095 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fast-riding adventure story of four strangers drawn together on the Western frontier
The Bourne legacy by Tony Gilroy( Visual )

10 editions published in 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 2,015 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aaron Cross is an agent groomed by the government program that also unleashed Jason Bourne, but with a few new wrinkles. Cross is busy training in Alaska when he's caught in a tsunami of hurt, thus beginning a frantic search for answers that leads to a mad motorcycle chase through the streets of Manila. He picks up a partner in government doctor Marta Shearing, who is confused herself after nearly being caught in a madman's bloody rampage
Nights in Rodanthe by Qiao zhi wo er fu( Visual )

17 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and French and held by 1,986 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adrienne Willis is a woman with her life in chaos. She retreats to the small coastal town in the Outer Banks where she hopes to find the tranquility she so desperately needs. She has a wayward husband who has asked to come home and a teen-aged daughter who resents her every decision. Upon arrival, a major storm is forecast and a guest named Dr. Paul Flanner arrives. Paul is the only guest at the inn, and he is facing his own crisis of conscience. With the storm closing in, the two turn to each other for comfort, and in one magical weekend, set in motion a life-changing romance that will resonate throughout the rest of their lives
W by Oliver Stone( Visual )

16 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of George W. Bush, 43rd President of the United States, his life's sturggles and triumphs, how he met his wife, Laura, found his faith, and what happened the critical days before he made the decision to invade Iraq
Backdraft by Ron Howard( Visual )

46 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two Chicago firefighter brothers who don't get along have to work together while a dangerous arsonist is on the loose
Seabiscuit by Jeff Bridges( Visual )

12 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 1,417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While not looking the part, Seabiscuit was one of the most remarkable thoroughbred racehorses in history. In the 1930s, when Americans longed to escape the grim realities of Depression-era life, four men turned Seabiscuit into a national hero
The shipping news by Annie Proulx( Visual )

19 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An inksetter in New York, Quoyle returns to his family's longtime home, a small fishing town in Newfoundland, with his young daughter, after a traumatizing experience with her mother, who sold her to an illegal adoption agency. Though Quoyle has had little success thus far in life, his shipping news column in the local newspaper finds an audience, and his experiences in the town begin to change his life
Courage under fire by Edward Zwick( Visual )

14 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 1,071 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Lt. Colonel Nathaniel Serling is asked to review the posthumous candidacy of the first woman to receive a Medal of Honor, he finds himself plunged into an apparent cover-up surrounding the actions that led to her death. As he struggles to uncover the truth, he also finds himself forced to confront his own tormenting demons
The virgin suicides by Sofia Coppola( Visual )

13 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 1,061 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the mid-1970s, in a sleepy Michigan community, live the Lisbon sisters, five teenagers whose beauty has bewitched a group of neighborhood boys. Isolated by their over-protective parents, they move like fleeting visions against the suburban landscape, luminous and unattainable. But when school hunk Trip Fontaine convinces Lux Lisbon and her sisters to go to the prom, the boys' romantic fantasies threaten to come true - until they are engulfed in a stunning chain of events that will change their lives forever." -- Container
Sucker Punch by Laurence A Schneider( Visual )

7 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,045 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this epic action fantasy, Babydoll, locked away against her will, must band together with four fellow prisoners and use imagination and dreams to escape her dark reality"--Container
Tall tale by Walt Disney( Visual )

11 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 962 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dynamic Pecos Bill teams with larger-than-life heroes Paul Bunyan and John Henry to help a brave young man in the fight against a greedy land-grabber who'll stop at nothing to get his hands on the deed to the youngster's family farm
Urban cowboy by John Travolta( Visual )

12 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 921 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bud Davis, a Texas oil refinery worker, meets and falls in love with Sissy at Gilley's, a popular country-western nightclub in Houston. However, their relationship becomes endangered when a mechanical bull-riding ex-convict schemes to steal Sissy's heart
A painted house by Scott Glenn( Visual )

11 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 886 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

10-year-old Luke lives with his parents and grandparents in Arkansas during the Korean War. To pick the cotton in their fields, they must hire "hill people" and Mexicans. Hank is a "hill person" who doesn't take kindly to people looking down on him. Luke witnesses a fight that Hank gets into that causes the death of another person. With better times ahead to look forward to, the town gets excited about a new invention - television
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Freedom Writers
Alternative Names
Glenn, Theodore Scott.

Glenn, Theodore Scott 1942-

Scott Glenn acteur américain

Scott Glenn aktor amerykański

Scott Glenn americký herec

Scott Glenn Amerikaans filmacteur

Scott Glenn attore statunitense

Scott Glenn US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Skot Glen

Скот Глен

Скотт Гленн

Скотт Гленн американский актёр

סקוט גלן

اسکات گلن بازیگر آمریکایی

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Freedom WritersThe right stuffTraining daySilveradoNights in RodantheBackdraftThe virgin suicidesTall tale