WorldCat Identities

Wise, Ray 1947-

Overview
Works: 256 works in 614 publications in 5 languages and 17,261 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Historical films  Biographical films  History  Television series  Christian films  Film adaptations  Religious films  Horror films  Animated films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, vac, Interviewee, Author, Contributor, Narrator
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Most widely held works by Ray Wise
Good night, and good luck by George Clooney( Visual )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 2,697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Takes place in the 1950's America, during the early days of broadcast journalism. It chronicles the real-life conflict between television newsman Edward R. Murrow and Senator Joseph McCarthy and the House Un-American Activities Committee. With a desire to report the facts and enlighten the public, Murrow, and his dedicated staff - headed by his producer Fred Friendly and Joe Wershba in the CBS newsroom - defy corporate and sponsorship pressures to examine the lies and scaremongering tactics perpetrated by McCarthy during his communist 'witch-hunts'. A very public feud develops when the Senator responds by accusing the anchor of being a communist. In this climate of fear and reprisal, the CBS crew carries on and their tenacity will prove historic and monumental
God's not dead 2 by Jesse Metcalfe( Visual )

14 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and held by 1,482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When high school history teacher Grace Wesley is asked a question about Jesus in class, her reasoned response lands her in deep trouble. The ensuing epic court case could expel God from the classroom once and for all
The journey of Natty Gann by Walt Disney Productions( Visual )

9 editions published between 1985 and 2002 in English and held by 904 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 12-year-old girl leaves Chicago to search for her single father, who has gone to Washington State to look for work during the Great Depression. Along the way, she forms a close bond with two traveling companions, a protective wolf and a hardened drifter
Batman : the killing joke by Sam Liu( Visual )

18 editions published in 2016 in 3 languages and held by 809 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To prove that one bad day can make any man as insane as he is, the Joker wages a psychological war on Batman that catches Commissioner Gordon and his daughter in the crippling crossfire and leaves scars on the Dark Knight that even time won't heal
All the way by Jay Roach( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 778 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bryan Cranston stars in a riveting look at the formidable challenges and demons faced by President Lyndon Johnson on his tumultuous first year in office, from his accidental ascension to the presidency in November 1963, to his relentless fight to win passage of a landmark Civil Rights Bill with the election of 1964 looming
Twin Peaks by David Lynch( Visual )

4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follow FBI Special Agent Dale Cooper and Sheriff Harry S. Truman as they try to hunt down just who killed Laura Palmer in the sleepy town of Twin Peaks, Washington
Bob Roberts by Tim Robbins( Visual )

23 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in English and French and held by 662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A satirical comedy in which a radical folksinger turned senatorial candidate blends singing, music videos and scandal on the campaign trail
Superman by Warner Bros. Entertainment( Visual )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Lexcorp accidentally unearths the intergalactic serial killer Doomsday, Superman must battle the creature head-on in the fight of his life. The world collectively mourns their fallen hero and humanity realizes it will never feel truly safe again. Superman's enemies rejoice, all but Lex Luthor, who grieves the loss in his own demented manner, setting off a chilling chain of events that even he couldn't have foreseen
Twin Peaks : fire walk with me by David Lynch( Visual )

50 editions published between 1992 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brought in to investigate the mysterious death of local girl Laura Palmer, special agents Chester Desmond and Dale Cooper try to unravel the bizzarre clues, mysterious disappearances, and strange happenings in Twin Peaks. Essentially a prequel for the television series
Tartuffe by Molière( Visual )

8 editions published between 1978 and 2003 in English and held by 601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moliere's timeless comedy, starring the incomparable Donald Moffat portraying the scoundrel Tartuffe, who manipulates his way into the confidence and affection of Orgon, an affluent bourgeois concerned with his own salvation, and whose wife and daughter Tartuffe attempts to seduce--Container
Jeepers creepers II by Victor Salva( Visual )

24 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Every 23 years for 23 days he comes to feast. On the 23rd day a bus becomes stranded on the dreaded East 9 Highway while returning home from winning the championship game. The passengers, a group of basketball players, cheerleaders, and coaches, quickly realize that there's more to fear than a broken down bus when The Creeper descends mercilessly upon them. As his feeding frenzy draws to a close, The Creeper needs the sort of nourishment only a vital group of young athletes can provide, and to survive the night, the terrified teens will have to fight to their dying breaths
One missed call( Visual )

10 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beth Raymond is a college student who begins losing all her friends after one of her classmates is found dead. She doesn't understand why. All she knows is that each of her friends received a voicemail on their cell phones, one that told them when they would die and what they would say at the moment of their death. Each time a person gets a call, his or her phone plays a quiet music box lullaby instead of its normal ring tone. After ther person hears the message, they begin to see disturbing things. As soon as they die, they cough up a piece of hard candy, after which their cell phones dial another number, notifying the next person to die on the list. Beth eventually gets the call. With the help of Officer Jack Andrews, Beth hopes to solve this mystery before her time runs out
Criminal minds( Visual )

3 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Revolves around an elite team of FBI profilers who analyze the country's most twisted criminal minds, anticipating their next moves before they strike again. The Behavioral Analysis Unit's most prominent agent is David Rossi, a founding member of the BAU, who returns to help the team solve new cases, while pursuing some unfinished business of his own. Each member brings his or her own area of expertise to the table as they pinpoint predators' motivations and identify their emotional triggers
Rising sun by Philip Kaufman( Visual )

4 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a call-girl is strangled in the boardroom of a Japanese corporation, a retired foreign liaison with expertise on Japanese culture is called in to help the special liaison officer to investigate the murder. As the two men unravel the mystery, they must face political pressure and an underground "shadow world" of futuristic technology
Two can play that game by Mark Brown( Visual )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shante is a smart and beautiful advertising executive who seems to have her life, including her man, completely under control. Her man, Keith, a handsome lawyer, is the envy of all her friends. That is until one night when the girls have a ladies night out and they stumble upon Keith at a nightclub with another woman. Now, in order for Sante to save face and get her man back in line, she must launch her "10 Day Plan."
Revelation road : the beginning of the end( Visual )

7 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While the rest of the word is in total chaos, a traveling salesman with a dark past must fight demons, both his own and a murderous biker gang, in his quest to get home
No God, no master( Visual )

7 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a series of package bombs show up on the doorsteps of prominent politicians and businessmen in the summer of 1919, U.S. Bureau of Investigation Agent William Flynn is assigned the task of finding those responsible. He becomes immersed in an investigation that uncovers an anarchist plot to destroy democracy
Rosewood Lane( Visual )

6 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When radio talk show psychiatrist Sonny Blake moves back to her hometown, she takes notice of her neighborhood paper boy's unusual behavior
Star trek, the next generation( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the 24th century, the exploits of the U.S.S. Enterprise continue as it explores the universe, seeking new life and new worlds
Twin Peaks : fire walk with me( Visual )

5 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the town of Twin Peaks, everybody has their secrets--but no one more than Laura Palmer. In this prequel to his groundbreaking 1990s television series, David Lynch resurrects the teenager found wrapped in plastic at the beginning of the show, following her through the last week of her life and teasing out the enigmas that surround her murder. Homecoming queen by day and drug-addicted thrill seeker by night, Laura leads a double life that pulls her deeper and deeper into horror as she pieces together the identity of the assailant who has been terrorizing her for years. Nightmarish in its vision of an innocent torn apart by unfathomable forces, Twin Peaks: Fire Walk With Me is nevertheless one of Lynch's most humane films, aching with compassion for its tortured heroine--a character as enthralling in life as she was in death"--Container
 
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Alternative Names
Ray Wise acteur américain

Ray Wise actor estadounidense

Ray Wise aktor amerykański

Ray Wise Amerikaans acteur

Ray Wise amerikansk skådespelare

Ray Wise amerikansk skodespelar

Ray Wise amerikansk skuespiller

Ray Wise attore e doppiatore statunitense

Ray Wise US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Ray Wise yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

Wise, Raymond Herbert.

Wise, Raymond Herbert 1947-

Ρέι Γουάιζ

Рей Уайз

Рэй Уайз американский актёр

Ռեյ Ուայզ

ריי וייס שחקן אמריקאי

راي وايز ممثل أمريكي

ری وایز بازیگر آمریکایی

레이 와이즈

レイ・ワイズ

雷·怀斯

雷·沃伊斯

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