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Bentley, Wes 1978-

Overview
Works: 163 works in 765 publications in 6 languages and 27,578 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Fantasy films  Romance films  Juvenile works  Thrillers (Television programs)  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Children's films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other, Author, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Wes Bentley
American Beauty by Sam Mendes( Visual )

88 editions published between 1999 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 3,281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An emotionally & spiritually comatose suburban man decides "to hell with it all" and reverts to living as he did when he was happiest--as a carefree teenager. His desperately uptight wife and sullen daughter can only look on as he quits his corporate job to become a burger flipper, starts getting high with a strange new neighbor (whose parents are even stranger) and lusts after a pouty blonde teenager--his daughter's best friend
The Hunger Games by Gary Ross( Visual )

21 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in English and held by 3,170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Every year in the ruins of what was once North America, the Capitol of the nation of Panem forces each of its twelve districts to send a teenage boy and girl to compete in the Hunger Games. Sixteen-year-old Katniss Everdeen volunteers in her younger sister's place and must rely upon her sharp instincts when she's pitted against highly trained Tributes who have prepared their entire lives. She must make impossible choices in the arena that weigh survival against humanity and life against love
Interstellar by Christopher Nolan( Visual )

34 editions published between 2014 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,845 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With our time on Earth coming to an end, a team of explorers undertakes the most important mission in human history; traveling beyond this galaxy to discover whether mankind has a future among the stars
Pete's dragon( Visual )

9 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 1,721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For years, Mr. Meacham has told tales of the fierce dragon deep in the woods. To his daughter, Grace, these stories are little more than tall tales, until she meets Pete. Pete is a mysterious ten-year-old with no family who claims to live in the woods with a giant, green dragon named Elliot
The four feathers by Shekhar Kapur( Visual )

57 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After an admired soldier leaves his regiment in disgrace, he sets out on a sweeping adventure to regain his honor, recapture his love and save the life of his best friend
The best of enemies by Sam Rockwell( Visual )

12 editions published in 2019 in English and held by 1,232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Racial tension runs high in 1971 Durham, North Carolina as residents continue to fight the 1954 Supreme Court decision to desegregate their schools. A series of town meetings are called to discuss the matter. Ann Atwater and C.P. Ellis, the meeting co-chairs, have very different views. Passionately advocating for school integration is a way of life for Atwater, a champion for Civil Rights. C.P. Ellis, Exalted Cyclops leading the Durham chapter of the Ku Klux Klan, vehemently opposes it. As the meetings progress, Atwater and Ellis learn they have more in common than they thought
Cesar Chavez( Visual )

10 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 1,096 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the famed civil rights leader and labor organizer torn between his duties as a husband and father and his commitment to securing a living wage for farm workers. Chavez embraced non-violence as he battled greed and prejudice in his struggle to bring dignity to people. He inspired millions of Americans who never worked on a farm to fight for social justice. His triumphant journey is a remarkable testament to the power of one individual's ability to change the world
Gone( Visual )

17 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and Italian and held by 1,080 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jill Parrish comes home from a night shift to discover her sister Molly has been abducted. Jill, who had escaped from a kidnapper a year before, is convinced that the same serial killer has taken her sister
Ghost Rider by Mark Steven Johnson( Visual )

30 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,023 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In order to save his dying father, Johnny Blaze, a young stunt cyclist, sells his soul to Mephistopheles and sadly parts from Roxanne, the girl he loves. Years later, Johnny's path crosses again with Roxanne, who is now a reporter. He, also, crosses paths with Mephistopheles, who offers to release Johnny's soul if Johnny becomes the fabled, fiery Ghost Rider, a supernatural agent of vengeance and justice. Mephistopheles orders Johnny to defeat the despicable Blackheart, Mephistopheles's nemesis and son, who plans to displace his father and create a new hell even more terrible than the old one
Yellowstone( Visual )

5 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 831 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the Dutton family, led by John Dutton, who controls the largest contiguous ranch in the United States, under constant attack by those it borders--land developers, an Indian reservation, and America's first National Park. It is an intense study of a violent world far from media scrutiny--where land grabs make developers billions, and politicians are bought and sold by the world's largest oil and lumber corporations. Where drinking water poisoned by fracking wells and unsolved murders are not news: they are a consequence of living in the new frontier. It is the best and worst of America seen through the eyes of a family that represents both
Knight of cups by Terrence Malick( Visual )

15 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in English and held by 765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story follows writer Rick on an odyssey through the playgrounds of Los Angeles and Las Vegas as he undertakes a search for love and self. Even as he moves through a desire-laden landscape of mansions, resorts, beaches and clubs, Rick grapples with complicated relationships with his brother and father. His quest to break the spell of his disenchantment takes him on a series of adventures with six alluring women
There be dragons by Charlie Cox( Visual )

21 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When journalist Robert Torres is assigned to write a book about Josemaria Escriva, the controversial founder of Opus Dei, he hopes it will bring him closer to his father, Escriva's childhood friend. As Torres uncovers more about his father's past, he learns dark secrets that will change his world forever
Welcome to me by Shira Piven( Visual )

13 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A year in the life of Alice Klieg, a woman with Borderline Personality Disorder who wins Mega-millions, quits her meds and buys her own talk show
American horror story by Ryan Murphy( Visual )

4 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 700 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hoping to begin a new life in a North Carolina farmhouse, Shelby and Matt Miller flee Los Angeles only to find murder, mayhem and madness
We are your friends( Visual )

16 editions published in 2015 in 3 languages and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the world of electronic music and Hollywood nightlife, an aspiring 23-year-old DJ named Cole spends his days scheming with his childhood friends and his nights working on the one track that will set the world on fire. All of this changes when he meets a charismatic but damaged older DJ named James, who takes him under his wing. Things get complicated, however, when Cole starts falling for James₂ much younger girlfriend, Sophie
Pete's dragon by Bryce Dallas Howard( Visual )

22 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For years, Mr. Meacham has told tales of the fierce dragon deep in the woods. To his daughter, Grace, these stories are little more than tall tales, until she meets Pete. Pete is a mysterious ten-year-old with no family who claims to live in the woods with a giant, green dragon named Elliot
The miracle match by Gerard Butler( Visual )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An inspiring tale of one of the greatest underdog stories in sports history. Ten days before the 1950 World Cup, a ragtag team of recreational players come together to represent the U.S.A. In a shocking upset, they defeat England, the world's best team
The claim( Visual )

28 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tale of regret and greed in the Gold Rush-era American West. in 1867, Daniel Dillon, the wealthy 49er who runs Kingdom Come, a Sierra Nevada boomtown, is trying to bring the railroad through town when the past comes back to haunt him. Twenty years ago, he sold his wife and daughter to another goldminer for the claim to the gold mine that brought him his fortune
Lovelace by Robert P Epstein( Visual )

6 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1972, before the Internet, Deep Throat was a phenomenon: the first scripted pornographic theatrical feature film, featuring a story, some jokes, and Linda Lovelace. Escaping a strict family, she discovered freedom and married Chuck Traynor. As Linda Lovelace she became an international sensation, fully inhabiting her new identity and a enthusiastic spokesperson for sexual freedom. Later she presented another, utterly contradictory narrative to the world, a far darker story
The last word( Visual )

11 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Evan is a professional author of suicide notes. He meets with his clients, gets a sense of what they want, then asks them to keep a journal of their thoughts for a few weeks. Then Evan produces a poetic, client-customized suicide note. When Evan attends the funeral of a client, his sister Charlotte follows him out of the service and asks him if he was a friend of her brother's. Evan lies, stating that he went to Cornell with him. Soon he and Charlotte are dating. Trouble ensues when Evan eats dinner at Charlotte's house with the whole surviving family firing questions at him. Meanwhile, Evan's newest client, Abel, is an acerbic misanthrope who has a death wish. The two develop an unlikely bond. There are some extremely touching exchanges between the two as they work on Abel's farewell. Things get complicated between Evan and Charlotte since he has to go to increasingly absurd lengths to conceal his true occupation and the real reason that he knew her brother
 
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