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Thornton, Billy Bob

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Most widely held works by Billy Bob Thornton
Friday Night Lights by Buzz Bissinger( Visual )

25 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Takes place in Odessa, a socially and racially divided and economically troubled oil town in the western part of Texas, where high school football is the thing that brings all the people together. Follows Coach Gary Gaines and the Permian High School Panthers through the 1988 season as they work hard to extend Permian's winning record. Shows the players struggling with typical adolescent issues and the lack of future opportunities in their town as well at the overwhelming pressure of the town's expectations
Princess Mononoke by Hayao Miyazaki( Visual )

46 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a frightening creature attacks his remote village, young warrior Ashitaka is able to put the great beast out of its misery. It is a boar god corrupted by sinister magic, transformed into a monster by a wound from a mysterious iron ball. Ashitaka has received a wound as well, which bubbles with supernatural putrescence, so he must travel far to the east seeking a cure. In Iron Town, Lady Eboshi employs freed prostitutes, former serfs, and even outcast lepers to build a human empire that will civilize the wilderness with iron and guns. In the forest, the wild gods gather their strength to fight back, led by San, the Princess Mononoke. She is a beautiful but savage girl who has chosen to give up her humanity and side with the animals. Ashitaka finds himself embroiled in a battle between the two forces, both of whom see him as supporting the enemy
Armageddon by Michael Bay( Visual )

86 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 2,362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When NASA discovers a doomsday asteroid that is on a collision course with Earth, a crew of roughneck oil drillers is sent in to plant a nuclear warhead that should destroy it
The Judge by David Dobkin( Visual )

36 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and French and held by 2,351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Big-city lawyer Hank Palmer returns to his childhood home where his estranged father, the town's judge, is suspected of murder. He sets out to discover the truth and along the way reconnects with the family he walked away from years before
Puss in boots by Chris Miller( Visual )

26 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in English and held by 2,342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Years before meeting Shrek and Donkey, the adorable but tricky Puss in Boots must clear his name from all charges making him a wanted fugitive
Sling Blade by Billy Bob Thornton( Visual )

67 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 2,340 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
Intolerable cruelty by Joel Coen( Visual )

20 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 2,277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miles Massey is a high-powered Los Angeles divorce lawyer nearing a midlife crisis. While representing his wealthy client Rex Rexroth, Miles meets his match in Rex's gold-digging wife, Marilyn. He's impressed by her similarly heartless ways of using marriage to fuel an expensive lifestyle, but Miles still manages to defeat her in court. With Marilyn looking to get her revenge and Miles finding himself attracted to her, the two engage in a ruthless romantic pursuit to out-swindle each other
Monster's ball by Marc Forster( Visual )

92 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hank and Leticia inhabit stark, queasy realities of the contemporary South, he as a death row corrections officer and she as the soon-to-be widow of an inmate whose execution Hank helps conduct. In the aftermath of the execution, both lose their children to tragic deaths and they form an unlikely bond
Whiskey tango foxtrot( Visual )

16 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,848 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"'Tina Fey shines' in this wickedly entertaining comedy about finding yourself in the most unlikely of places. Stuck in a rut, reporter Kim Baker (Fey) decides to shake things up by leaving her desk job in New York and taking a dangerous assignment in Afghanistan. Far from home and completely out of her comfort zone, a culture-shocked Kim befriends an adventurous reporter (Margot Robbie), a no-nonsense Colonel (Billy Bob Thornton) and a charming photojournalist (Martin Freeman) to help her navigate this crazy new world. Amidst the chaos, Kim discovers her true strength as she risks it all to find the next big story in the film critics are calling 'smart and absurdly funny'."--Container
The Roosevelts : an Intimate History( Visual )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Roosevelts: An Intimate History chronicles the lives of Theodore, Franklin, and Eleanor Roosevelt, three members of the most prominent and influential family in American politics. It is the first time in a major documentary television series that their individual stories have been interwoven into a single narrative. This seven-part, 14 hour film follows the Roosevelts for more than a century, from Theodore's birth in 1858 to Eleanor's death in 1962. Over the course of those years, Theodore would become the 26th President of the United States and his beloved niece, Eleanor, would marry his fifth cousin, Franklin, who became the 32nd President of the United States. Together, these three individuals not only redefined the relationship Americans had with their government and with each other, but also redefined the role of the United States within the wider world. The series encompasses the history the Roosevelts helped to shape: the creation of National Parks, the digging of the
Eagle eye by D. J Caruso( Visual )

37 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jerry and Rachel are two strangers who are thrown together by a mysterious phone call from a woman they have never met. Threatening their lives and family, she pushes Jerry and Rachel into a series of increasingly dangerous situations, using the technology of everyday life to track and control their every move. Now they must carry out a high-tech assassination plot of an unscrupulous artificial intelligence system
The Alamo by John Wayne( Visual )

18 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 1,572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the story of the historic 1836 battle in the Texan War of Independence. Facing 4,000 Mexican troops, 186 Texan soldiers and volunteers - including William Travis, Davy Crockett, and Jim Bowie - retreat within the walls of the Alamo, a Franciscan mission that was converted into a military fort. Once inside, the men prepare themselves for what will be a bloody battle to the death. U.S. General Sam Houston leads the charge from the outside. The Texans held the fort for 13 days under siege by General Santa Anna
The apostle by Robert Duvall( Visual )

38 editions published between 1997 and 2016 in English and German and held by 1,520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sonny is a gifted Southern Pentecostal preacher loved by his community in Texas. When Sonny loses control and commits a crime of passion, he is forced to run from the law. Hiding out in the small Louisiana town of Bayou Boutte, Sonny adopts a new identity as the Apostle E.F. and sets out on a new mission-- to find the road to redemption
All the pretty horses by Billy Bob Thornton( Visual )

40 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 1,513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Grady Cole (Damon) and his best friend Lacey Rawlins (Thomas) leave Texas, head south of the border in search of adventure, and find work as horse wranglers. But when Cole embarks on an illicit and passionate affair with the beautiful daughter (Cruz) of the wealthy ranch owner who is his employer, events are set in motion which forever change the lives of all involved
The man who wasn't there by Joel Coen( Visual )

76 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a sleepy Northern California town in the 1940s, Ed Crane, a humble barber, suspects that his wife Doris is having an affair with her boss. When a stranger comes into town hinting that there is a fortune to be made in investing in the new invention of dry cleaning, Ed hatches a blackmail scheme he hopes will make him rich and get him some revenge at the same time. His plan goes horribly awry when he accidentally commits a murder for which Doris is blamed, landing her in jail, and Ed at the mercy of big-city lawyer Freddy Riedenschneider
Bad Santa by Terry Zwigoff( Visual )

44 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Willie is a thief who teams up with his dwarf friend Marcus, for a very special Christmas scam. Willie gets a job as Santa Claus at a shopping mall, Marcus tags along as an elf, and they use their employee status to rob stores blind just before Christmas. But Willie is a bitter and foul-mouthed alcoholic who doesn't care much for kids. A mall's manager is certain something's wrong, so he asks the chief of security to check out Willie. Meanwhile, one of the kids Willie is forced to talk to becomes a regular customer
The astronaut farmer by Michael Polish( Visual )

18 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An astronaut-in-training has to leave NASA (to save the family farm) but just can't give up on his dream of shooting into space, even if he has to do it all by himself. And that will of course get everyone up in arms, from his wife to his banker to the town gossips to the media and the Department of Homeland Security
Primary colors by Mike Nichols( Visual )

38 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack Stanton is a virtually unknown Southern governor on a quest for the White House with his strong, savvy and equally ambitious wife, Susan. Running against the odds, the Stantons need all the help they can get from their extremely colorful political team. Together, they take off on a hilarious, heart-wrenching and ultimately history-making roller coaster ride to the top
Parkland by Peter Landesman( Visual )

25 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

November 22, 1963 is a day that changed the world forever when beloved American President John F. Kennedy was assassinated in Dallas. Parkland is the true story behind that tragic day, told from the vantage point of individuals who are forced to make split-second decisions after this incomprehensible event that will change the world₂s landscape forever
Our brand is crisis( Visual )

32 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 1,326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Alternative Names
Bili Bob Tornton

Bilijs Bobs Torntons

Billi Bob Tornton

Billy Bob Thornton

Billy Bob Thornton acteur américain

Billy Bob Thornton aktor amerykański

Billy Bob Thornton Amerikaans acteur

Billy Bob Thornton attore, sceneggiatore e regista statunitense

Billy Bob Thornton US-amerikanischer Schauspieler, Regisseur und Sänger

Thornton, Billy B. 1955-

Thornton, Bud

Thornton, W. R.

Thornton, W. R. (William Robert)

Thornton, William Robert.

Thornton, William Robert 1955-

Μπίλι Μπομπ Θόρντον

Били Боб Торнтон

Били Боб Торнтън

Билли Боб Торнтон

Біллі Боб Торнтон

Բիլլի Բոբ Տորնտոն

בילי בוב תורנטון

בילי בוב תורנטון שחקן אמריקאי

بيلي بوب ثورنتون

بیلی باب تورنتون صداپیشه، فیلمنامه‌نویس، موسیقی‌دان، بازیگر، کارگردان، و خواننده آمریکایی

বিলি বব থর্নটন

ბილი ბობ თორნტონი

빌리 밥 손턴

손튼, 빌리 밥 1955-

ソーントン, ビリー・ボブ

ビリー・ボブ・ソーントン

比利·鮑伯·松頓

比利·鮑柏·松頓

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ArmageddonSling BladeIntolerable crueltyMonster's ballThe apostleAll the pretty horsesThe man who wasn't thereThe astronaut farmerPrimary colors