WorldCat Identities

Russell, Kurt

Works: 421 works in 1,478 publications in 10 languages and 41,130 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  History  Fiction  Animated films  Police films  Car-chase films  Exploitation films  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Actor, Producer, Author of screenplay, Performer, Author, Creator, Other, Scenarist, Instrumentalist, voi, Interviewee, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Kurt Russell
The fox and the hound by Richard Rich( Visual )

25 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in English and Chinese and held by 3,162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An orphaned fox cub named Tod, and Copper, a hound puppy, become best friends, but as they grow older they grow apart, until the day their friendship is put to the ultimate test
Miracle( Visual )

24 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 2,524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of the most famous team in the history of American sports: the 1980 U.S. Olympic hockey team. Follow from the team's selection process to the ultimate victory over Finland for the gold
Stargate by Roland Emmerich( Visual )

83 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in 9 languages and held by 2,422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A secret military mission takes a group of men through an Egyptian artifact known as the Stargate to an ancient civilization on the other side of the universe. Once there, they must battle the astoundingly powerful Sun God, Ra, before they can find their way home
Tombstone by Andrew Vajna( Visual )

58 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 2,324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After success cleaning up Dodge City, Wyatt Earp moves to Tombstone, Arizona, and wishes to get rich in obscurity. He meets his brothers there, as well as his old friend Doc Holliday. A band of outlaws that call themselves The Cowboys are causing problems in the region with various acts of random violence, and inevitably come into confrontation with Holliday and the Earps, which leads to a shoot-out at the OK Corral
Dreamer : inspired by a true story by Dreamer (Motion picture : 2005)( Visual )

20 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 2,265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben Crane is a Kentucky horse trainer who watches in horror as a championship filly breaks a leg during a practice run. Ordinarily the horse would have to be put down, but today Ben's daughter, Cale, is at the track. Ben impulsively buys the horse, which causes him to lose his job. The rehabilitation process of the horse is almost too much for a farm that's already struggling to survive in a modern economy, but the horse turns out to be a much-needed salve to the nearly broken family, including Ben's wife and father
Sky High by Mike Mitchell( Visual )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and Turkish and held by 1,676 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When you're the son of the world's most legendary superheroes there's only one school for you - Sky High, an elite high school that molds today's power-gifted students into tomorrow's superheroes. The problem is that Will Stronghold has no superpowers!
Poseidon by Paul Gallico( Visual )

29 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's New Year's Eve on the Poseidon, a luxury ocean liner. Partying voyagers toast the future, but that future comes in the form of a 150-foot rogue wave that flips the cruise ship over. Now, as the struggle for survival begins, the passengers must rely on each other as they seek safety through water, flames and wreckage of an upside-down world
Vanilla sky by Cameron Crowe( Visual )

34 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this steamy, intriguingly complex, psychological thriller the line between reality and fantasy is hopelessly blurred. David tries to make sense of his life after a car crash leaves his once-handsome face grotesquely disfigured. After he is placed into a psychiatric penitentiary for a murder he doesn't remember committing, David's only hope is to delve into the depths of his subconscious mind where the answer to ending his living nightmare lies in his dreams
Backdraft by Ron Howard( Visual )

52 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stephen McCaffrey and his younger brother Brian are two feuding siblings carrying on an heroic family tradition in the Chicago fire department. Stephen is so relentless that he drives Brian out of firefighting and into arson investigation. Assisting arson investigator Donald Rimgale, Brian becomes involved in a puzzling series of arson attacks, each ignited by explosive phenomena known as backdrafts. Before the smoke clears, love affairs are rekindled and lives are shattered as the McCaffrey brothers fight to resolve their differences and solve the mystery
Silkwood by Mike Nichols( Visual )

47 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Karen Silkwood becomes contaminated with plutonium at her job, voices her protest at the indifference and denial of her company, and becomes a threat to the entire nuclear industry and the government agencies that monitor it. Based on a true story
The thing by John Carpenter( Visual )

54 editions published between 1982 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the winter of 1982 at a research station in Antarctica, a twelve man research team finds an alien being that has fallen from the sky and has remained buried in the snow for over 100,000 years. Unfrozen and unleashed, the THING creates havoc and terror as it changes forms and becomes one of them
Overboard by Garry Marshall( Visual )

25 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A super-rich and pretentious socialite winds up in the world of a struggling carpenter with four kids
Big trouble in Little China by Kim Cattrall( Visual )

26 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in English and held by 1,079 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack Burton is a big-talking, wisecracking trucker who goes beneath the streets of San Francisco's Chinatown to battle an army of spirits when his friend's fiancee is kidnapped
Escape from New York by John Carpenter( Visual )

44 editions published between 1981 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,050 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In a world ravaged by crime, the entire island of Manhattan has been converted to a walled prison where brutal prisoners roam. But when the US president ... crash lands inside, only one man can bring him back: notorious outlaw and form Special Forces war hero Snake Plissken ... But time is short. In 24 hours, an explosive device implanted in his neck will end Snake's mission-- and his life-- unless he succeeds!"--Container
Death proof by Quentin Tarantino( Visual )

20 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 877 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A deranged stuntman stalks his victims from the safety of his killer car, but when he picks on the wrong group of babes, all bets are off. He becomes involved in an automotive duel of epic proportions
Executive decision by Stuart Baird( Visual )

17 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and held by 864 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A team must board a hijacked 747 in mid-air, disable a nerve-toxin bomb that could kill the U.S. eastern seaboard, and rescue the passengers
The fox and the hound and The fox and the hound II( Visual )

6 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in English and held by 856 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two friends discover that they are meant to be enemies when they grow up
3000 miles to Graceland( Visual )

13 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and German and held by 735 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A gang pulls off a daring Las Vegas casino heist while disguised as participants in the town's International Elvis Week. On the way to change out the marked money for spendable money, the marked money is stolen
Tequila sunrise by Robert Towne( Visual )

29 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mac McKussic has decided to quit the drug-smuggling business, but it won't quit him. Nick Frescia, the cop assigned to reel in boyhood pal Mac, and a sexy restauranteur make for sexy, tough, volatile thriller
Dark blue by Ron Shelton( Visual )

26 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 708 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two LAPD detectives investigate a high-profile quadruple-homicide in April 1992, a few weeks before the Los Angeles Riots
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Russell, Kurt Vogel

Russell, Kurt Vogel 1951-

Vogel Russell, Kurt 1951-

Vogel Russell, Kurt von.

Vogel Russell, Kurt von 1951-

Von Vogel Russell, Kurt.

Von Vogel Russell, Kurt 1951-

TombstoneDreamer : inspired by a true storyPoseidonBackdraftThe thingEscape from New YorkExecutive decision