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Skerritt, Tom

Works: 459 works in 1,621 publications in 8 languages and 41,986 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  War films  Biographical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Horror films  Children's films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Other, Interviewee, Director
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Tom Skerritt
Alien by David Fincher( Visual )

238 editions published between 1978 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 3,776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Terror begins when the crew of a spaceship investigates a transmission from a desolate planet and discover a life form that is perfectly evolved to annihilate mankind. Each crew member is slain until only Ripley is left
A river runs through it by Robert Redford( Visual )

68 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 3,302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of two brothers, Norman and Paul Maclean, growing up in Montana. While Paul rebels against the stern nature of the boys' father Rev. Maclean, Norman pursues his dream of becoming a writer. However, despite the brothers' differences they are ultimately bonded by their mutual love of fly-fishing
Top gun by Tony Scott( Visual )

51 editions published between 1986 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,898 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the elite Navy Fighter Weapons School, cocky, young pilots compete against one another in the air as well as on the ground
MASH by Robert Altman( Visual )

133 editions published between 1969 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 2,622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three Korean War Army surgeons adopt a hilarious, lunatic lifestyle as an antidote to the tragedies of their Mobile Army Surgical Hospital, and in the process infuriate army bureaucrats
Contact by Robert Zemeckis( Visual )

38 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Astronomer Dr. Ellie Arroway receives an encrypted message, apparently from a solar system many light-years away
Steel magnolias by Herbert Ross( Visual )

16 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 2,290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Six divas of the silver screen - Sally Field, Dolly Parton, Shirley MacLaine, Daryl Hannah, Olympia Dukakis and Julia Roberts - come together as bosom buddies in this hilarious and heartwarming story of life, love and loss in a small Louisiana Parish. At the center of the group is Shelby Eatenton (Roberts), newly married and joyfully pregnant, despite the fact that her diabetes could make childbirth life-threatening. Terrified and angry at the possibility of losing her only daughter, M'Lynn Eatenton (Field) looks to her four closest friends for strength and laughter as she battles her deepest fears of death in order to join Shelby in celebrating the miracle of new life"--Container
Tears of the sun by Bruce Willis( Visual )

19 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in English and held by 1,473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a doctor in the Nigerian jungle is rescued by a Special-Ops unit headed by a veteran Navy SEAL, she refuses to go with them unless they agree to help rescue 70 refugees as well
The Velveteen rabbit by Michael Landon( Visual )

18 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 1,194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A courageous velveteen rabbit with dreams of becoming a real rabbit someday helps a young boy to win the affections of his strict grandmother and unapproachable father
The parent trap 2-movie collection( Visual )

13 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 1,105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The parent trap: Susan and Sharon are identical twins that are separated by birth. Once they realize who they are, they make a plan to switch place with the high hopes of getting their parents back together again
The other sister( Visual )

17 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and held by 948 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Even though Carla has grown into a very capable young woman, her nervous mother still has a major meltdown when Carla and her new boyfriend set out to experience all of life's great adventures, they're also out to prove that Carla has earned her independence"--Container
Whiteout by Dominic Sena( Visual )

22 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 891 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

U.S. Marshal Carrie Stetko is the only law-enforcement officer assigned to Antarctica. Carrie is on the verge of shipping out before the really bad weather hits, when she is confronted with a mysterious murder that sounds like a riddle: how'd a lone corpse find its way to the middle of an ice field, as though dropped from a great height? And what does this have to do with the prologue about a Soviet fighter jet crashing some decades earlier? Along with other snowbound stragglers are a U.N. investigator, some cocky pilots, and a grizzled doctor
The dead zone by David Cronenberg( Visual )

33 editions published between 1983 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 874 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After being in a coma for years, a man awakens with strange psychic abilities that come into effect whenever he touches someone
At Middleton( Visual )

6 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 854 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Straight-laced George and eccentric Edith, two strangers meet on their children's campus tour at the idyllic Middleton College. Failing comically to connect with their kids, George and Edith play hooky together, ditching the official tour for a carefree adventure reminiscent of their own college years. But what begins as an afternoon of fun soon becomes a revealing and enlightening experience that will change their lives forever
Wings by Rob Schneider( Visual )

6 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 683 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A small fighter jet gets the chance of a lifetime to compete in an international airshow championship. Determined to win, the jet signs up with a demanding trainer, but the reigning champ wants to make sure the jet won't win the tournment--or even compete
Bonneville by Jessica Lange( Visual )

10 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Faced with the decision of a lifetime, Arvilla Holden hijacks her two best friends and sets off in a vintage '66 Bonneville convertible across the great American West to deliver her husband's ashes to her step-daughter. What begins as a simple road trip for the trio, will end up becoming a chance to rediscover themselves, their friendship, the importance of promises and always living life to the fullest
MASH by Twentieth Century-Fox/Aspen Productions( Visual )

8 editions published between 1969 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the Korean War, three U.S. Army surgeons defy military authority when they are not performing their duties
Lucky by Harry Dean Stanton( Visual )

6 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The spiritual journey of a ninety year old atheist, and the quirky characters that inhabit his off-the-map desert town
SpaceCamp by Kate Capshaw( Visual )

17 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of eager teenagers attend a summer camp designed to teach them the workings of the NASA space program. While sitting in the spacecraft during an engine test, the group is accidentally launched into the weightless world of outer space
Ice castles by Donald Wrye( Visual )

12 editions published between 1980 and 2001 in English and held by 510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young figure skater is blinded in a tragic accident
Path to war by Daniel Giat( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beginning after his election to the Presidency, Lyndon Johnson's dreams for "The Great Society" and his vision for civil rights in America were overshadowed by the Vietnam War. Johnson watches the nation react to the deaths of young Americans overseas
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Alternative Names
Borman, M. 1933-

Skerrit, Tom 1933-

Skerritt, Thomas Alderton.

Skerritt, Thomas Alderton 1933-

Skerritt, Thomas Roy 1933-...

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