WorldCat Identities

Pepper, Barry 1970-

Works: 74 works in 502 publications in 8 languages and 34,932 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  War films  Western films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Historical films  History  Crime films  Biographical television programs 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Barry Pepper
Saving Private Ryan by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

18 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 3,863 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story begins with World War II's historic D-Day invasion of Normandy beach. Once the men move beyond the beach, Captain John Miller must take his men behind the German lines to find Private James Ryan, whose three brothers have already been killed in combat. Faced with impossible odds, the men question their orders. Why are eight men risking their lives to save just one? Surrounded by the brutal realities of war, each man searches for his own answer and the strength to triumph over an uncertain future with honor, decency and courage
Flags of our fathers by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

18 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and French and held by 3,065 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the five Marines and one Navy corpsman that were forever immortalized as a symbol of WWII by raising the American flag at the battle of Iwo Jima. When Joe Rosenthal's photograph of the event becomes a symbol of hope for the families at home, the three surviving men are pulled from combat and sent on a tour across America to raise desperately-needed bond money. It is a trip that brings out the truths of both that symbolic act, and of their lives during war
True Grit by Joel Coen( Visual )

36 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,956 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following the murder of her father by hired hand Tom Chaney, 14-year-old farm girl Mattie Ross sets out to capture the killer. To aid her, she hires the toughest U.S. marshal she can find, a man with "true grit," Reuben J. "Rooster" Cogburn. Mattie insists on accompanying Cogburn, whose drinking, sloth, and generally reprobate character do not augment her faith in him. Against his wishes, she joins him in his trek into the Indian Nations in search of Chaney. They are joined by Texas Ranger LaBoeuf, who wants Chaney for his own purposes. The unlikely trio find danger and surprises on the journey, and each has his or her "grit" tested
We Were Soldiers by Randall Wallace( Visual )

28 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and French and held by 2,404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lt. Col. Hal Moore is the commander of the First Battalion, Seventh Cavalry. As part of the Pleiku Campaign of late 1965, Moore is assigned to action at Landing Zone X-Ray in the Ia Drang Valley, an area known to be overrun by North Vietnamese troops and nicknamed "The Valley of Death." Moore soon finds himself and his men contained to an area about the size of a football field, surrounded by more than 2,000 enemy troops and engaged in the first major battle of the war. Heroism becomes the order of the day as the men refuse to yield, in spite of heavy losses of life
Seven pounds by Gabriele Muccino( Visual )

23 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,959 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tim Thomas was a gifted aerospace engineer with a beautiful wife. Then, while using his cell phone while driving, his car wandered across lanes and he became responsible for the deaths of 7 others, including his wife. Unable to forgive himself, Tim sets out to give "pounds of flesh" that will give new life to 7 deserving individuals to make up for the 7 lives he destroyed. Tim intends to kill himself and to bestow gifts to 7 worthy people, which includes body organs and material possessions. He personally investigates 7 people to verify that they are indeed the right people he should help and plans to have his best friend see that his wishes are carried out after he is dead. When he begins to fall in love with one of the people he is trying to help, his plan threatens to unravel
The Lone Ranger by Gore Verbinski( Visual )

9 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,948 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Native American spirit warrior Tonto recounts the tales that transformed John Reid, a prosecutor, into a Texas ranger and a legend of justice
The maze runner by Wes Ball( Visual )

9 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and French and held by 1,575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thomas and his fellow Gladers face their greatest challenge yet: searching for clues about the mysterious and powerful organization known as WCKD. Their journey takes them to the Scorch, a desolate landscape filled with unimaginable obstacles. Teaming up with resistance fighters, the Gladers take on WCKD's vastly superior forces and uncover its shocking plans for them all
The green mile by Frank Darabont( Visual )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A death row inmate in a Southern prison possesses the unusual gift of healing. A guard discovers the inmate's miraculous power and begins to question the man's guilt
The three burials of Melquiades Estrada by Guillermo Arriaga Jordán( Visual )

46 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 1,430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Needing to keep his honor-bound commitment, Texas ranch foreman Pete returns the body of illegal Mexican immigrant ranch-hand Melquiades Estrada to his preferred resting place in the Mexican wilderness. Estrada had been accidentally shot by Mike, a newly-arrived U.S. border patrolman. Pete forces Mike to participate in his cross-country ritual of duty -- a voyage filled with revenge and redemption that will change both men forever -- and bring some semblance of meaning to the senseless death of Pete's good friend
Broken city by broken( Visual )

12 editions published in 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven years after being forced to resign as a New York city police officer, private detective Billy Taggart takes on his toughest case yet when he's hired to follow the mayor's wife. By the time the mayor reveals his true intentions, Taggart's already in too deep, with his freedom and possibly his life, on the line. Taggart will risk it all in a desperate bid to expose the truth and seek redemption in a city where second chances don't come cheap
Snitch by Dwayne Johnson( Visual )

21 editions published in 2013 in English and French and held by 1,304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A father's teenage son is wrongly accused of a drug distribution crime and is looking at a mandatory minimum prison sentence of ten years. Desperate and determined to rescue his son at all costs, he makes a deal with the U.S. attorney to work as an undercover informant and infiltrate a drug cartel on a dangerous mission, risking everything, including his family and his own life
61*( Visual )

14 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mickey Mantle and Roger Maris, one was the Yankees' best loved players and the other was their most valuable. 1961 was about to be the summer that no one who loves baseball will ever forget. Both men find that they are approaching Babe Ruth's 1927 single-season 60 home-run record. Facing pressure from the media and the stands, both men know that there is only room for one winner. The fans make their choice, but the people's favorite isn't the favorite to win
25th hour by Henri Verneuil( Visual )

31 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monty Brogan is facing a seven-year prison sentence for dealing drugs. On the night before he has to go to jail, he decides to go out with his friends one last time, and re-examines his life in the process
The informant! by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

10 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 1,073 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Webb stumbles onto a story which leads to the shady origins of the men who started the crack epidemic on the nation's streets, and further alleges that the CIA was aware of major dealers who were smuggling cocaine into the U.S., and using the profits to arm rebels fighting in Nicaragua. Despite warnings from drug kingpins and CIA operatives to stop his investigation, Webb keeps digging to uncover a conspiracy with explosive implications
The Kennedys by Jim Goddard( Visual )

24 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,023 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Television miniseries chronicling the lives of the Kennedys during the 1960s. Dramatizes the scandal, tragedy, public greatness and private frailty of America's first "royal" family during one of the most momentous decades in history
Enemy of the state by Tony Scott( Visual )

12 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 1,012 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"After a Washington, D.C. attorney is given--without his knowledge--a video tying a top National Security Agency official to a political murder, he finds himself targeted by a relentless team of lethal NSA surveillance operatives."--Container
Like dandelion dust( Visual )

16 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 906 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wendy and Rip Porter are a working-class couple fighting to regain custody of Joey, the young son Wendy gave up for adoption when Rip went to prison seven years earlier. But Joey's adoptive parents will stop at nothing to ensure that the small boy stays in the only home he's ever known
Casino Jack by George Hickenlooper( Visual )

14 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and French and held by 887 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack Abramoff, the real-life Washington power player, resorted to jaw-dropping levels of fraud and corruption. High-rolling excess and outrageous escapades are all in a day's work for Abramoff as he goes to outrageous lengths to promote the Indian gambling industry, earning him the nickname 'Casino Jack.' But when Jack and his womanizing protege Michael Scanlon enlist a dimwitted business partner for an illegal scheme, they find themselves ensnared in a web of greed and murder
The snow walker by Margaret K Wetterer( Visual )

30 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a plane carrying Charlie Halliday and a sick, Inuit woman, Kanaalay, crashes hundreds of miles from civilization, they are at the mercy of nature's worst. While search parties try to locate the place, Charlie decides to trek overland promising the woman he will return with help. Despite her sickness, she follows Charlie. Kanaalay teaches him the skills he will need in order to survive and he comes to respect her wisdom and her spirit
Princess Kaʻiulani by Yuichi Shimizu( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Princess Kaʻiulani [is] the bright and beautiful heir to the Hawaiian throne in this epic based on a true story. Following an idyllic childhood in Honolulu, the willful teenage princess is sent to Britain to receive an education fit for a future queen. There, she meets the handsome young Clive Davies ..., who quickly sweeps her off her feet. But meanwhile, destiny calls back home, where the Hawaiian monarchy is overthrown and the threat of U.S. annexation looms. Now, Kaʻiulani must choose between love and her duty to her people in this sweeping tale of royalty, romance, and destiny"--Container
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Alternative Names
Barry Pepper attore canadese

Barry Pepper Canadees acteur

Barry Pepper Canadian actor

Barry Pepper canadisk skuespiller

Barry Pepper kanadensisk skådespelare

Barry Pepper kanadischer Schauspieler

Barry Pepper kanadisk skodespelar

Barry Pepper kanadisk skuespiller

Pepper, Barry

Pepper, Barry Robert 1970-

Бари Пепер

Барри Пеппер канадский актёр

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باري بيبر

بری پیپر بازیگر کانادایی

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Seven poundsThe green mileThe three burials of Melquiades Estrada