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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 )

34 editions published between 1997 and 2018 in English and held by 1,979 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 )

167 editions published between 1984 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 1,813 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
Blue velvet by David Lynch( Visual )

53 editions published between 1985 and 2019 in 3 languages and held by 1,730 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After returning to his hometown of Lumberton, North Carolina, in order to visit his sick father, Jeffrey Beaumont (Kyle MacLachlan) discovers a severed human ear in a vacant field. He befriends Sandy Williams (Laura Dern), the daughter of the detective assigned to the case, and uses her information to investigate the situation himself. This leads Jeffrey to Dorothy Valence (Isabella Rossellini), a sexy nightclub singer whose involvement with a raving psychopath named Frank Booth (Dennis Hopper) begins to answer some important questions. Unfortunately, it also draws Jeffrey one step closer to Frank, a menacing figure who inhales from a nitrous-oxide tank and preaches the pleasures of drinking Pabst Blue Ribbon beer
Long day's journey into night by Eugene O'Neill( Visual )

45 editions published between 1961 and 2019 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,584 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
Gentleman's agreement( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 1,322 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 Manchurian candidate by Denzel Washington( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 1,321 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
The player by Robert Altman( Visual )

21 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,172 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 )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2017 in English and held by 912 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rudy is a young lawyer fresh out of college who takes the case of his life. He is the only hope of an elderly couple whose insurance company will not pay for an operation that could save their son's life. Rudy takes on this client in his first case after the head of his law office has to hide because he's wanted by the feds. He must overcome many obstacles inside and outside the courtroom as he attempts to find out what it means to be a lawyer and how far you have to go before you become a sell-out
Battlestar Galactica( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 793 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
Battlestar Galactica( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 792 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
Tucker : the man and his dream by Jeff Bridges( Visual )

19 editions published between 1988 and 2018 in English and held by 780 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 Edward Buzzell( Visual )

6 editions published between 1988 and 2017 in English and held by 769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At a charity gambling benefit aboard the S.S. Fortune, the tables are hot, the jazz is hotter and before you know it, a bandleader's body is growing cold. They're playing your song Nick and Nora Charles!
Battlestar Galactica( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The civil war amongst the Cylons escalates and Galactica's quest for Earth continues
Compulsion by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

31 editions published between 1959 and 2017 in English and held by 674 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( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From their initial action-packed battles against the Cylons to their desperate attempts to find the fabled 13th colony, Earth, a determined band of human survivors has captivated audiences everywhere with their desperate quest to find a new home for the dwindling numbers. Join them now as the fleet journeys into the furthest reaches of unexplored space
Battlestar Galactica by Edward James Olmos( Visual )

16 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 625 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 )

21 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in English and French and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Secret Service agent bends and breaks the law to nab an artist/counterfeiter in Los Angeles
Gentleman's agreement by Elia Kazan( Visual )

21 editions published between 1947 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 559 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
Married to the mob by Jonathan Demme( Visual )

29 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 533 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
The Langoliers by Tom Holland( Visual )

31 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 525 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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