WorldCat Identities

Yoakam, Dwight

Works: 405 works in 1,230 publications in 8 languages and 30,809 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Crime films  Action and adventure films  Western films  Country music  Christmas films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Christian films  Film adaptations 
Roles: Performer, Actor, Author, Instrumentalist, Producer, Director, Singer, Author of screenplay, Interviewee, Composer, Lyricist, Other, Musician
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Dwight Yoakam
Sling Blade by Billy Bob Thornton( Visual )

57 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After 25 years, mildly retarded killer Karl Childers is released from the mental hospital where he was placed for killing his mother and her lover. He gets a job and is befriended by a fatherless boy and his mother, but his newfound peace is shattered by the mother's abusive boyfriend
Panic room by David Fincher( Visual )

46 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 1,844 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trapped in their New York brownstone's panic room, a hidden chamber built as a sanctuary in the event of break-ins, newly divorced Meg and her daughter Sarah play a deadly game of cat-and-mouse with three intruders during a brutal home invasion. But the room itself is the focal point because what the intruders really want is inside it
Four Christmases( Visual )

22 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 1,730 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A couple struggles to visit all four of their divorced parents on Christmas Day
The three burials of Melquiades Estrada by Tommy Lee Jones( Visual )

28 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Needing to keep his honor-bound commitment, Texas ranch foreman Pete returns the body of illegal Mexican immigrant ranch-hand Melquiades Estrada to his preferred resting place in the Mexican wilderness. Estrada had been accidentally shot by Mike, a newly-arrived U.S. border patrolman. Pete forces Mike to participate in his cross-country ritual of duty -- a voyage filled with revenge and redemption that will change both men forever -- and bring some semblance of meaning to the senseless death of Pete's good friend
Crank by Ellen Hopkins( Visual )

32 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 1,258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chev Chelios is a professional assassin working for the West Coast crime syndicate. Chev is planning to quit the crime syndicate so he can spend more time with his girlfriend Eve. However, for Chev, things go very bad when he learns he has been injected with a poison called "The Beijing Cocktail" by his rival Verona. The poison will kill Chev if his heart rate drops
Hollywood homicide by Ron Shelton( Visual )

13 editions published in 2003 in English and Chinese and held by 1,090 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Veteran police detective Gavilan and his rookie partner Calden are no exception to the rule that in Hollywood, no one is really who they want to be. Between Gavilan's struggling real estate business and Calden's fledgling acting career and yoga instruction, they've got a major murder case to solve. With both Internal Affairs and their prime suspect on their tails, both have to infiltrate the dangerous world of the hip-hop recording industry
90 minutes in Heaven( Visual )

5 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 1,058 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a true story. A man was in a car crash and was in the car, without a pulse for an hour and a half, while EMT's and police waited for the coroner to pronounce him dead before he can be moved. A man comes along, who feels led to pray for the victim, gets in the car and starts to pray while singing praise songs. The 'dead' man starts singing along and EMT's confirm he now has a pulse. The victim fights his recovery, as he is angry that he was in heaven, only to have God bring him back in incredible pain. Was there a purpose to his return to earth?
Logan lucky by Daniel Craig( Visual )

6 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 1,013 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trying to reverse a family curse, brothers Jimmy and Clyde Logan set out to execute an elaborate robbery during the legendary Coca-Cola 600 race at the Charlotte Motor Speedway. In a fun twist, six NASCAR stars pop up in non-driver cameo roles in the film
Crank 2 : high voltage by Mark Neveldine( Visual )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in English and German and held by 739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chev Chelios returns to track down a ruthless Chinese mobster who has stolen his most prized possession: his heart. As he hunts down his enemy in Los Angeles, his battery-operated ticker requires regular jolts of electricity in order to work. Chev is determined to get his real heart back and wreak vengeance on whoever stole it
Timeless by Martina McBride( Recording )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Country superstar Martina McBride has recorded new versions of some legendary country classics from the '50s, '60s, and '70s. Timeless includes the country hit (I Never Promised You a) Rose Garden
Bandidas( Visual )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and German and held by 569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Determined to avenge the deaths of their fathers, Sara Sandoval and Maria Alvarez vow to seize the ill-gotten gains of robber baron Tyler Jackson. With the help of a retired bank robber and a jittery criminologist, these two beauties become unlikely outlaws, blazing a trail of larcey acress Mexico
Second hand heart by Dwight Yoakam( Recording )

16 editions published in 2015 in 3 languages and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dwight Yoakam's self-produced 2015 album reflects where he's been, but even more so, where he's going. His distinctive, supple vocals, accented with his Kentucky croon, sound as strong today as they did on his debut
3 pears by Dwight Yoakam( Recording )

17 editions published in 2012 in 3 languages and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... Hard shuffles, trebly guitars, steel-guitar solos, strong chorus hooks."--New York Times
This time by Dwight Yoakam( Recording )

24 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in 4 languages and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of songs performed by Dwight Yoakam
Sandra Boynton's Frog trouble by Sandra Boynton( Recording )

6 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter Sandra Boynton releases her first country album. Featuring twelve new original songs, the CD also boasts an all-star roster of guests including Brad Paisley, Alison Krauss, Josh Turner, and Darius Rucker
Blame the vain by Dwight Yoakam( Recording )

12 editions published in 2005 in 4 languages and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Swimmin' pools, movie stars-- by Dwight Yoakam( Recording )

5 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dwight Yoakam developed a love for bluegrass music at an early age, and for years has wanted to record an all bluegrass album. The songs featured here include new bluegrass versions of his biggest hits, as well as a very unique cover of Prince's Purple Rain
Totally country( Recording )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When trumpets fade( Visual )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four renegade soldiers are desparate to stay alive during one of World War II's most shocking and unforgettable battles in Hurtgen Forest in the fall of 1944
Bloodworth by Shane Dax Taylor( Visual )

10 editions published in 2011 in 3 languages and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a forty year absence, E.F. Bloodworth re-enters the lives of the family members he abandoned, upsetting his wife and three grown sons, but forging a new, close relationship with the grandson he never knew
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Alternative Names
Dwight Yoaham

Dwight Yoakam Amerikaans acteur

Dwight Yoakam cantant estatunidenc

Dwight Yoakam cantante estadounidense

Dwight Yoakam cantautore e attore statunitense

Dwight Yoakam chanteur et guitariste de country music

Dwight Yoakam Músico y actor estadounidense

Dwight Yoakam piosenkarz i aktor amerykański

Dwight Yoakam US-amerikanischer Country-Musiker und Filmschauspieler

Dwight Yoakam yhdysvaltalainen laulaja

Двајт Јокам американски кантри-пејач

Дуайт Йокам

دوایت یوآکم خواننده-ترانه‌سرا، موسیقی‌دان، بازیگر، و خواننده آمریکایی




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