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Dennehy, Brian

Overview
Works: 523 works in 1,235 publications in 8 languages and 40,391 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biography  History  Juvenile works  Anecdotes  Biography‡vAnecdotes  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Action and adventure films  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Director, Author of screenplay, Interviewee, Artist, Recipient, Contributor, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Brian Dennehy
William Shakespeare's Romeo + Juliet by William Shakespeare ( Visual )
81 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 3,402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A modern adaptation of the classic love story, moved to the futuristic urban backdrop of Verona Beach
Ratatouille by Brad Bird ( Visual )
15 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,858 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Dans l'un des plus grands restaurants de Paris, Rémy, un jeune rat déterminé, rêve de devinir un chef cuisinier de renom. Déchiré entre les attentes de sa famille et se veritable vocation, Rémy et son ami Linguini déclenchent une série d'événements tordants qui mettent la Ville lumière sens dessus dessous."--Container
Cocoon by Ron Howard ( Visual )
28 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"When visitors from a distant galaxy return to earth on a secret mission, their other-worldly powers afford a group of senior citizens who had expected nothing more from life than bingo, shuffleboard, aches and pains, the chance to recapture their youth"--Container
Presumed innocent by Alan J Pakula ( Visual )
24 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and held by 1,575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rusty Sabich's been swept up in an obsessive affair with a coworker in the prosecutor's office. When she is murdered, he's asked to lead the investigation. Then, astonishingly, he's accused of the crime. He's the perfect suspect and his fight to clear his name pulls him into a whirlpool of lies and secrets
Never cry wolf by Farley Mowat ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1983 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 1,513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story of a life-changing experience for a biologist studying the wolves in Canada's inhospitable North. A green young biologist named Tyler (Smith), is sent by the Canadian government to "prove" that the wolves are depleting the caribou herds, but what he finds is a natural world in perfect harmony where he becomes a tolerated outsider. Dumped unprepared in the wilds by a hard drinking bush pilot (Dennehy), Tyler learns survival skills from the aged Eskimo (Ittimangnaq) who saves his life. He learns the rules of coexistence from a neighboring wolf (which results in a literal pissing contest as man and beast mark their respective territories). Tyler's journey culminates in a majestic run with the wolf pack, an exhilarating sequence where, for an instant, he becomes one with the wild natural environment
Silverado by Lawrence Kasdan ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in English and French and held by 1,448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A fast-riding adventure story of four strangers drawn together on the Western frontier
The next three days ( Visual )
21 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Italian and held by 1,426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Life seems perfect for John Brennan until his wife, Lara, is arrested for a murder she says she didn't commit. Three years into her sentence, John is struggling to hold his family together, raising their son and teaching at college while he pursues every means available to prove her innocence. With the rejection of their final appeal, Lara becomes suicidal and John decides there is only one possible, bearable solution: to break his wife out of prison
Return to Snowy River ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1988 and 2003 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Home use only
Everyone's hero by IDT Entertainment ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 1,233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
10-year-old baseball fan Yankee Irving is always the last one picked for sandlot baseball games. But when Babe Ruth's prized bat is stolen during the 1932 World Series, Yankee steps up to the plate to help retrieve it for his beloved idol. He embarks on a wild cross-country journey that teaches him the stuff of real heroes, and along the way, Yankee learns that importance of perseverance and the true meaning of friendship
The big year ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,097 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Looking to shake up their routine lives, three amateur bird watchers compete to become the ultimate 'birder' by spotting the greatest number of species within a single calendar year. But the friendly rivalry soon turns into a hilariously complicated cross-country adventure as each man begins to realize that the quest for success comes at a price--and that's not chicken feed!"--Container
Righteous kill ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 1,092 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Turk and Rooster are two aging NYPD detectives who have been partners for 30 years. They are faced with a serial killer who is murdering other sociopathic criminals. They both have personal issues. They start working with Perez and Riley, a younger team. Tensions between the pairs of partners is inevitable, especially since Turk is now living with Perez's ex-girlfriend. She also happens to be a homicide detective. But before Turk and Rooster can retire, they are called in to investigate the murder of a notorious pimp, which has ties to a case they solved years before
Founding brothers by History Channel (Television network) ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 983 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Volume 1 begins with a look at two of the many crises faced by George Washington during his term as America's first president. At a time when any conflict had the potential to dissolve the fragile union, Washington surrounded himself with brilliant men who were bound by their undying devotion to America, but who were often bitterly divided about how best to serve their common cause. Volume 2 explores the ideological conflict that existed between Thomas Jefferson and Alexander Hamilton and highlights Washington's farewell address. Volume 3 portrays the bitterly contested presidential election of 1796 and the difficult administration of John Adams. Volume 4 concludes with the poignant tale of the reconciliation between Adams and Jefferson, and the story of the famous duel between Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr
Founding fathers ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 933 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
They were the most legendary and respected politicians, statesmen and warriors of history's first republic since the days of ancient Rome. They were also traitors and smugglers, rabble rousers and hot-heads, unfaithful husbands and prodigious drinkers. Our "Founding Fathers" were, in fact, human beings. Gain a fascinating glimpse behind the images on the marble busts and faces on our dollar bills and pocket change
First blood by Ted Kotcheff ( Visual )
36 editions published between 1982 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A mentally unstable Vietnam vet has a one-man war with the police force of a small town after they abuse him. Includes a never-before-seen alternate suicide ending, deleted scenes and commentary with Sylvester Stallone
Annie Oakley ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in English and held by 752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jamie Lee Curtis stars as the famous Little Miss Sure Shot, Annie Oakley, in this chaming portrayal of the legendary shooting markswoman
Andrew Jackson : good, evil & the presidency ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This biography explores whether Americans should celebrate Jackson or apologize for him. The program reveals the world of America's 7th president, who founded the Democratic Party, yet was viewed by his enemies as an American Napoleon. The film contains reenactments, lithographs, letters and the insights of distinguished scholars
The duel ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the morning of July 11, 1804, Alexander Hamilton was fatally wounded in a duel by Aaron Burr in the culminating act of a political war that had lasted for more than a decade. The rivals' final encounter in Weehauken ruined Burr's career and changed the fate of a nation
Tommy boy ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Party animal Tommy Callahan is definitely a few cans short of a six-pack. But after seven years, Tommy's finally earned his diploma -- and a cushy job at Callahan Auto Parts. Returning home, Tommy gets some more great news: his dad is marrying a real "10," and Tommy will get the stepbrother he always wanted. But as fast as you can say "Who killed the keg?," the family business starts tanking. Now Tommy's got to hit the road with his dad's right-hand man, a smug numbers-cruncher. And what these two don't know about salesmanship could fill a book -- and a riotously funny movie!
F/X ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rollie Tyler is one of the movies' best special effects artists, known as "F/X" in the industry. He faces his most challenging assignment--turning special effects into reality. He is asked by the Justice Department to stage the fake assassination of an underworld witness. Now his F/X ingenuity becomes the key to his own survival
True at first light [a fictional memoir] by Ernest Hemingway ( Recording )
13 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is a self-portrait and dramatic fictional chronicle of Hemingway's final African safari to Kenya with his wife, Mary, and son, Patrick. The whole family is caught up in Mary's pursuit of a black-maned lion and Hemingway wants to take Debba, an African girl, as his second bride
 
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