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Conway, Kevin

Overview
Works: 192 works in 455 publications in 3 languages and 26,590 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Documentary television programs  War films  Film adaptations  Historical television programs  Historical films  Biography  Television programs  Documentary films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Kevin Conway
The war by Ken Burns( Visual )

11 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 2,765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of ordinary people in four quintessentially American towns - Waterbury, Connecticut; Mobile, Alabama; Sacramento, California; and Luverne, Minnesota - and examines the ways in which the Second World War touched the lives of every family on every street in every town in America
The Dust Bowl by Ken Burns( Visual )

2 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 1,917 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ken Burns documents the worst human-made ecological disaster in American history, when a frenzied wheat boom on the southern Plains, followed by a decade-long drought during the 1930s, nearly swept away the breadbasket of the nation. Vivid interviews, dramatic photographs, and seldom-seen movie footage bring to life incredible stories of human suffering and perseverance. Includes bonus features
Gods and generals( Visual )

10 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 1,904 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Col. Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain left behind a quiet life and a career as a college professor to fight for the Union. Gen. Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson was a man of great religious faith who served in the defense of the Confederacy. And Gen. Robert E. Lee, who led the Confederate army, was a man who was forced to choose between his loyalty to the United States and his love of the Southern states where he was born and raised. As Chamberlain, Jackson, and Lee are followed through the declaration of war and the battles at Manassas, Antietam, Frederickburg, and Chancellorsville
Mark Twain by Ken Burns( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,802 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts Mark Twain's life told primarily through his own words. Includes interviews with Hal Holbrook, Arthur Miller, William Styron and many others
Invincible by Walt Disney( Visual )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 1,675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vince Papale is a down-on-his-luck substitute teacher in Philadelphia who, at the age of 30, was out of work, abandoned by his wife, and biding time as a part-time bartender when he decides to answer an open call for tryouts on the Philadelphia Eagles NFL football team in 1976. Going with his gut instinct, new coach Dick Vermeil rewards Papale's diligent efforts with a place on the team
The scarlet letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne( Visual )

21 editions published between 1979 and 2003 in English and held by 1,525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic tale of sin and salvation in 17th century Puritan New England
The Roosevelts : an intimate history( Visual )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles Theodore, Franklin, and Eleanor as the most prominent members of the most important family in history. Through their stories, PBS chronicles the history they helped to shape, from the Square Deal to the New Deal, San Juan Hill to the Western Front, to the founding of the United Nations
Horatio's drive : America's first road trip by Ken Burns( Visual )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 1,208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Horatio Nelson Jackson, an eccentric Vermont doctor, drove from San Francisco to New York City, in 1903 to became the first person to drive an automobile across the continent - a feat never before accomplished. It would mark the beginning of a new era in America and the end of another. It took Lewis & Clark over two years to go from the Atlantic to the Pacific - Horatio went the opposite direction, by means of the "Horseless carriage", in less than 3 months
Looking for Richard by Al Pacino( Visual )

20 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's gripping drama of power, lust and betrayal becomes accessible to a broader audience. The camera follows the cast and crew throughout rehearsals, eavesdropping on the behind-the-scenes process that goes into creating characters and mounting a production
Slaughterhouse-five by George Roy Hill( Visual )

4 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 833 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Billy Pilgrim has become unstuck in time. An otherwise typical soldier in WWII, without warning, he jumps back and forth in his life with no control over where he is going next. Sometimes he is an ophthalmologist at home in suburbia; deep in World War II Europe, surviving the Allied bombing of Dresden; on the planet Tralfamadore, being held captive by aliens in an intergalactic zoo--accompanied by a porn star. In the end, he learns that the many tragic and sometimes funny ironies of life--the randomness of tragedy, the cruelty and senselessness of war, and man's complete lack of control over his fate--remain constant
A death in Belmont by Sebastian Junger( Recording )

13 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 790 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1963, with the city of Boston already terrified by a series of savage crimes known as the Boston Stranglings, a murder occurred in Belmont, just a few blocks from the house of Sebastian Junger's family, a murder that seemed to fit exactly the pattern of the Strangler. Roy Smith, a black man who had cleaned the victim's house that day, was convicted, but the terror of the Strangler continued. Two years later, Albert DeSalvo, a handyman who had been working at the Jungers' home on the day of the Belmont murder, who had often spent time there alone with Sebastian and his mother, confessed in lurid detail to being the Boston Strangler
Streets of Laredo by Larry McMurtry( Visual )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 713 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A continuation of the epic Lonesome Dove
Fire by Sebastian Junger( Recording )

11 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 693 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Junger brings his heart-pounding prose to bear on forest fires, terrorism, and war, in a collection of pieces that span a decade's worth of journalism. Junger's firsthand acounts of how people handle danger reveals both the awe and the terror evoked by desperate situations
Gettysburg by Ronald F Maxwell( Visual )

13 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This Civil War drama depicts the events and personal struggles of the Union and Confederate soldiers at the Battle of Gettysburg
Black knight by Lawrence Martin( Visual )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jamal is an employee at Medieval World amusement park when he is magically transported back to 14th century England. Now he must do battle with an evil king, deadly assassins and really bad plumbing
Mark Twain original soundtrack recording( Recording )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The quick and the dead by Sam Raimi( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This reinvention of the American Western is a wild, sexy shoot-out studded with action, suspense and offbeat humor
Prince Brat and the whipping boy by Columbia Tristar( Visual )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A spoiled prince and an enterprising orphan are caught in a case of mistaken identity
The lathe of heaven( Visual )

5 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"George Orr is haunted by dreams that become reality. In a world where pollution has destroyed the ice caps and plagues rage unchecked, a psychiatrist sees Orr's power as a way for humanity to escape its bleak fate. But as each attempt to direct Orr's dreaming ends in failure, the doctor's obsession with playing God grows stronger."--Container
Two family house( Visual )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Defying everything and everyone, including his wife, Buddy Visalo decides to follow his dream. When he meets a woman who truly believes in him, he must choose between the only life he's ever known and his desire for happiness
 
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Gods and generals
Alternative Names
Conway, Kevin John, 1942-

Kevin Conway acteur et cinéaste américain

Kevin Conway Amerikaans filmacteur

Kevin Conway attore e regista statunitense

Kevin Conway US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Кевин Конуэй

کوین کانوی بازیگر و کارگردان آمریکایی

ケヴィン・コンウェイ

Languages
English (158)

Spanish (2)

Polish (1)

Covers
The scarlet letterLooking for RichardA death in BelmontStreets of LaredoFireThe quick and the deadTwo family house