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Bacon, Kevin 1958-

Works: 445 works in 2,284 publications in 10 languages and 66,766 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Historical films  Action and adventure films  Biographical films  Comedy films  Musical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Juvenile works  Science fiction films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, Interviewee, Other, Director, Producer, Contributor, Film editor, Creator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Kevin Bacon
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Apollo 13 by Ron Howard( Visual )

181 editions published between 1994 and 2017 in 9 languages and held by 4,598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A true story. Stranded 205,000 miles from Earth in a crippled spacecraft, astronauts Jim Lovell, Fred Haise, and Jack Swigert fight a desperate battle to survive. Meanwhile, at Mission Control, astronaut Ken Mattingly, flight director Gene Kranz and a heroic ground crew race against time, and the odds, to bring them home
Mystic River by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

115 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 3,424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three friends who grew up together in working-class Boston drift apart after a terrible tragedy. Years later, brutal events reconnect them. Jimmy's 19-year-old daughter is coldly murdered and Dave is a suspect. Sean is now a cop who scrambles to solve the crime before volatile Jimmy takes the law into his own hands
JFK by Oliver Stone( Visual )

105 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,942 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Director Oliver Stone seamlessly blends archival film with acted sequences in his version of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, which alleges that there was a massive plot and cover-up surrounding JFK's death
Footloose by Kevin Bacon( Visual )

97 editions published between 1982 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 2,706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

City-boy Ren McCormick finds he has been moved into an uptight Midwestern town where the local officials have banned dancing and rock 'n roll music. Ren revolts with his best friend Willard and the minister's daughter. A timeless struggle between innocent teenage pleasures and adults needs for rigid morality
X-men : first class by James McAvoy( Visual )

47 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 2,389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Before Charles Xavier and Erik Lensherr took the names Professor X and Magneto, they were two young men discovering their superhuman powers for the first time, working together in a desperate attempt to stop the Hellfire Club and a global nuclear war
A few good men by Rob Reiner( Visual )

31 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 2,389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brash Navy lawyer is teamed with a gung-ho litigator in a politically-explosive murder case, in which they must defend two Marines accused of killing a fellow soldier
Frost/Nixon by Ron Howard( Visual )

39 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richard Nixon is the disgraced president with a legacy to save. David Frost is a jet-setting television personality with a name to make. This is the legendary battle between the two men and the historic encounter that changed both their lives. For three years after resigning from office, Nixon remained silent. But in the summer of 1977, the steely, cunning former commander-in-chief agreed to sit for one all-inclusive interview to confront the questions of his time in office and the Watergate scandal that ended his presidency. Everyone is surprised that Nixon would select Frost as his televised confessor, intending to easily outfox the breezy British showman and secure a place in the hearts and minds of Americans (as well as a $600,000 fee). Likewise, Frost's team harbors doubts that their boss with be able to hold his own. But as cameras roll, a charged battle of wits results
Crazy, Stupid, Love by John Requa( Visual )

23 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and German and held by 2,012 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A father's life unravels while he deals with a marital crisis and tries to manage his relationship with his children
My dog Skip( Visual )

20 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,899 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Who says best friends have to be human? Not Willie Morris (Frankie Muniz), who receives a talented terrier named Skip for his birthday. With Skip's remarkable and unconventional help, Willie and Skip turn bullies into friends, tangle with hapless moonshiners, and even win the affections of the prettiest girl in school
Patriots Day by Peter Berg( Visual )

26 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 1,877 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing and the aftermath, which includes the city-wide manhunt to find the terrorists responsible
Black mass by Scott Cooper( Visual )

19 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 1,649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1970s South Boston, FBI agent John Connolly persuades Irish mobster Jimmy Bulger to collaborate with the FBI in order to eliminate their common enemy: the Italian mob. The drama tells the story of this unholy alliance, which spiraled out of control, allowing Whitey to evade law enforcement while consolidating his power and becoming one of the most ruthless and dangerous gangsters in Boston history
Sleepers by Barry Levinson( Visual )

96 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 1,526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sentenced to the Wilkinson School for boys, four pals are mistreated at will by a cadre of sadistic guards. 15 years later, they have an unexpected opportunity for revenge
National Lampoon's Animal house by John Landis( Visual )

19 editions published between 1978 and 2015 in English and Italian and held by 1,462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Faber College has one frat house so disreputable it will take anyone. The campus's only other frat house is full of white, anglo-saxon, rich young men that no one can stand except Dean Wormer. The dean enlists the help of their fraternity to get the boys of Delta House off campus. The dean's plan comes into play just before the homecoming parade
Taking Chance by Ross Katz( Visual )

11 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The remarkable true story of one soldier's death in battle, another soldier's journey of discovery and a nation's reverence and gratitude toward its war dead. After hearing of the heroic death of a young Marine in Iraq, veteran officer Lt. Colonel Michael Strobl volunteers to escort the remains of Lance Corporal Chance Phelps back to his hometown in Wyoming. As Strobl crosses America's heartland, he will find himself on an unexpectedly emotional journey into the soul of a country mourning not only Chance, but all of our country's fallen heroes
Balto III by Simon Wells( Visual )

39 editions published between 1992 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part husky/part wolf, Balto doesn't know where he belongs. He's an outcast in Alaska, except to his true friends. Even though he's different, all of Balto's friends recognize what he still can't see himself; his noble spirit. One day, a serious diphtheria epidemic spreads among the children of Nome. When a blizzard closes off all routes of transport, there's no way to obtain life-saving medicine ... unless a team of sled dogs can race through the blinding Arctic storm and bring back antitoxin. But the dogs are lost in the frozen wilderness. Now, only Balto can rescue the team and save the children
R.I.P.D. : Rest in Peace Department( Visual )

28 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two cops are dispatched by the Rest In Peace Department (R.I.P.D.) to protect and serve the living from increasingly destructive spirits hiding among the unsuspecting Earth. When they uncover a plot that could end life as we know it, the new partners have to turn grudging respect into top-notch teamwork to restore the cosmic balance-or watch the tunnel to the afterlife begin sending angry souls the very wrong way
Diner by Barry Levinson( Visual )

33 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 1959, a band of young men, buddies since high school, gather at a local diner to share their escapades and make sense of their lives. As one by one they drift off to join the mainstream of life they still cling to their shared boyhood dreams
Stir of echoes by David Koepp( Visual )

31 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and French and held by 1,133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Tom is hypnotized at a neighborhood party, he changes. He sees things he can't explain and hears voices he can't ignore. As the visions intensify, he realizes they are echoes of a crime calling out to be solved
The river wild by Curtis Hanson( Visual )

32 editions published between 1992 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,086 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman's skills and courage are put to the ultimate test when an encounter with three mysterious strangers turns her family's white water rafting trip into a living hell
Flatliners by Joel Schumacher( Visual )

49 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,023 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ambitious, charismatic medical student persuades two classmates to take part in an experiment to determine if there is life after death. Their horror begins when they realize that although they've come back alive, they haven't come back alone
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Bacon, Kevin Norwood, 1958-

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