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Bentley, Wes 1978-

Works: 93 works in 302 publications in 3 languages and 15,359 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Fiction  Teen films  Juvenile works  Dystopias  Slasher films  Horror films  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Scenarist, Other, Author
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Wes Bentley
American beauty by Sam Mendes( Visual )
44 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 3,091 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 )
9 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 2,980 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in a future where the Capitol selects a boy and girl from the twelve districts to fight to the death on live television. Katniss Everdeen volunteers to take her younger sister's place for the latest match
Ghost Rider by Mark Steven Johnson( Visual )
19 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,026 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
The four feathers by Shekhar Kapur( Visual )
21 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,352 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
Gone ( Visual )
10 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,100 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
Cesar Chavez ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 741 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
There be dragons by Charlie Cox( Visual )
7 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 696 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
The miracle match ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on true events, tells the story of the underdog U.S. soccer team who defeated England in the 1950 World Cup match in Brazil
The claim ( Visual )
17 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 447 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 Amanda Seyfried( Visual )
6 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and German and held by 406 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 )
8 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 368 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
P2 by Franck Khalfoun( Visual )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Genç ve hırslı avukat Angela Bridges, Noel gecesi bile geç saatlere kadar çalışmaktadır. Ailesinin verdiği partiye katılmak üzere ofisten parka iner ancak arabası bozulduğu için bir yere kıpırdayamaz
Soul survivors ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A chilling story of what happens when the world of the living and the world of the dead collide. Carrie is involved in a fatal car accident that claims the life of her boyfriend ... or does it? A psychological thriller involving life, death and dreams
Dolan's Cadillac by Stephen King( Visual )
8 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and German and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dark tale of murderous and unrepentant revenge. The story revolves around Las Vegas middle school science teacher Robinson, whose beloved wife witnesses an execution in the desert and is then targeted for death by the mobster who committed it, notorious Vegas crime lord Jimmy Dolan. Dolan's vast wealth stems from his human trafficking operations, and he succeeds in having Elizabeth killed before she can testify against him. Without a witness to the murders, Dolan goes free, and Robinson must avenge Elizabeth's death on his own
Rites of passage ( Visual )
7 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An anthropology student invites a few of his classmates and their professor to his family's abandoned ranch, once a sacred Chumash burial ground, to recreate an ancient ceremony. There they meet Nathan's psychotic older brother and his drug-fueled friend. The students then embark on a rite of passage that no one will ever forget
Hirokin the last samurai ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On a planet where humans must scavenge the post-apocalyptic barren wasteland, Hirokin, a reluctant samurai with a dark past sets off on a mission to fulfill his destiny. Having fought to the death to save his wife and son from the planet's evil dictator, Griffin, and his elite army of warriors, the lone samurai is left for dead in the vast desert. Armed with his samurai blade Hirokin is forced to choose between avenging his family's murder and fighting for his people's freedom
The time being ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Daniel is a struggling young artist whose ambitions have pushed his marriage to the brink. When a reclusive millionaire named Warner, purchases one of his pieces, he offers Daniel a series of increasingly bizarre surveillance assignments. As Daniel starts to unravel the secrets behind the requests, he must determine if Warner is out to further his career or ruin his life
The perfect witness ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This action-packed psychological thriller takes you into the twisted depths of brutality at its worst. As a struggling young filmmaker, Mickey accidentally stumbles upon a notorious serial killer and catches one of his murders on film
Weirdsville by Alan Moyle( Visual )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On a strange night in an even stranger town, three junkies find themselves on the run from a satanic cult, a vengeful drug dealer, and a cabal of knights
The game of their lives by David Anspaugh( Visual )
10 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An inspiring tale of one of the greatest underdog stories in sports history. Based on the true story of the 1950 United States soccer team who, against all odds, beat England 1-0 in the city of Belo Horizonte, Brazil. Coming together to form the team just ten days before the start of the Cup, this ragtag team of recreational players represented the United States. Although no U.S. team has ever won a World Cup title, this story is about the family traditions and passions which shaped the lives of the players who made up this team and how they defeated England, the world's best team at that time
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Bentley, Wesley Cook.
Bentley, Wesley Cook 1978-
English (182)
German (6)
French (2)