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Rippy, Leon

Overview
Works: 91 works in 150 publications in 3 languages and 10,393 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Historical films  History  War films  Western television programs  Action and adventure films  Television programs  Science fiction films  Sports films  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Leon Rippy
The Alamo by John Wayne( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 1,506 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
Gridiron gang( Visual )

13 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sean Porter was a football player who turned into a juvenile detention counselor. He wrestles with the seemingly insolvable problem: the vast majority of young men who leave detention fall right back into crime. Looking for a way to give these not-yet-hardened kids a taste of self-esteem and discipline, Porter manages to persuade his superiors to let him teach the kids football -- and then take on other high school football teams. Based on a true story
The life of David Gale by Alan Parker( Visual )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 1,255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A reporter is sent to chronicle the last days of an anti-death penalty activist now living on death row, after having been convicted of the murder of a fellow activist. The reporter grows to suspect he may have been framed, and sets out to verify her doubts
Deadwood( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 1,062 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 1876 in the Black Hills of South Dakota after the richest gold strike in American history has drawn a throng of misfits to an outlaw settlement where everyone has a price. Tells the story of the settlers, who range from an ex-lawman to a scheming saloon owner to the legendary Wild Bill Hickok and Calamity Jane
Deadwood( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 990 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The town of Deadwood, South Dakota is a lawless sinkhole of crime and corruption. Into this uncivilized outpost ride a disillusioned and bitter ex-lawman, Wild Bill Hickok, and Seth Bullock, a man hoping to find a new start for himself. Both men find themselves quickly on opposite sides of the legal and moral fence from Al Swearengen, saloon owner, hotel operator, and incipient boss of Deadwood. The lives of these three intertwine with many others, the high-minded and the low-lifes who populate Deadwood in the late 1870's
Deadwood( Visual )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 912 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The town of Deadwood, South Dakota is a lawless sinkhole of crime and corruption. Into this uncivilized outpost ride a disillusioned and bitter ex-lawman, Wild Bill Hickok, and Seth Bullock, a man hoping to find a new start for himself. Both men find themselves quickly on opposite sides of the legal and moral fence from Al Swearengen, saloon owner, hotel operator, and incipient boss of Deadwood. The lives of these three intertwine with many others, the high-minded and the low-lifes who populate Deadwood in 1876
Stargate by Roland Emmerich( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and held by 652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When Professor Daniel Jackson innocently accepts the offer of a mysterious woman to decode an ancient Egyptian artifact known only as the Stargate, he unwittingly takes the first step on an epic adventure that will span galaxies and decide the fate of an entire planet"--Disc jacket
Eight legged freaks by David Arquette( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sleepy desert town of Prosperity, Arizona, is being menaced by giant arachnids that have mutated through exposure to toxic waste. The local sheriff and her teenage daughter work to prevent a complete takeover by the bloodthirsty spiders, getting valuable help from Prosperity's prodigal son, who's just returned to his embattled hometown
Saving Grace by Holly Hunter( Visual )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grace Hanadarko is a hard-living Oklahoma City detective whose life is careening out of control. Grace is given a second chance in the unlikely form of a gruff, tobacco-chewing angel named Earl. But turning her life around won't be easy. As dark secrets are revealed, Grace must come to grips with her explosive past and she's going to need her last-chance-angel more than ever
Saving Grace( Visual )

6 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grace Hanadarko is a top-notch, hard-edged police detective who is certainly no angel, but she has one on her shoulder. She is fiercely dedicated to her job which belies her self-desctructive lifestyle. Taking on kidnappings, homicides, and the dard specter of the Oklahoma City bombing, Grace receives celestial guidance from a gruff guardian angel who may be her last chance for salvation. Meanwhile, Ham, Grace's partner and sometime lover, faces a staggering crisis that threatens his job, relationships, and his life
Quantum leap( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reunite with Dr. Sam Beckett, a scientist who never knows whose body he is going to "leap" into next or when, where and at what moment in time he may find himself. Who will he be next? An undercover cop. A blind pianist. A harassed secretary. It's up to Sam to change the history of each person for the better, and hopefully complete the mission that will someday take hime home
Deadwood : the complete series( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The town of Deadwood, South Dakota is a lawless sinkhole of crime and corruption. Into this uncivilized outpost ride a disillusioned and bitter ex-lawman, Wild Bill Hickok, and Seth Bullock, a man hoping to find a new start for himself. Both men find themselves quickly on opposite sides of the legal and moral fence from Al Swearengen, saloon owner, hotel operator, and incipient boss of Deadwood. The lives of these three intertwine with many others, the high-minded and the low-lifes who populate Deadwood in the late 1870's
Alamo( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 163 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
Kuffs by Bruce A Evans( Visual )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A slacker joins the police force to hunt down his brother's killer. In 1851, San Francisco could not afford enough policemen to protect its population. So the city was divided into districts which were sold to private citizens. Merchants who wanted to, paid these men for police protection. Today, the men and women who own these districts are called Patrol Specials
The patriot by Chris Cooper( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hero of the fierce French and Indian conflict, Benjamin Martin (Mel Gibson) had renounced fighting forever to raise his family in peace. But when the British arrive at his South Carolina home and endanger what he holds most dear, Martin takes up arms alongside his idealistic patriot son, Gabriel (Heath Ledger), and leads a brave rebel Militia into battle against a relentless and overwhelming English army. In the process, he discovers the only way to protect his family is to fight for a young nation's freedom
Beyond the law by Norman Mailer( Visual )

3 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An undercover cop joins a murderous, arms-dealing biker gang to try to put them behind bars. Based on a true story
Star trek, the next generation( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set decades after Captain James T. Kirk's 5-year mission, a new generation of Starfleet officers in a new Enterprise set off on their own mission to go where no one has gone before
Saving Grace( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grace Hanadarko is a hard-living Oklahoma City detective whose life is careening out of control. Grace is given a second chance in the unlikely form of a gruff, tobacco-chewing angel named Earl. But turning her life around won't be easy. As dark secrets are revealed, Grace must come to grips with her explosive past and she's going to need her last-chance-angel more than ever
Saving Grace( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grace Hanadarko is a hard-living Oklahoma City detective whose life is careening out of control. Grace is given a second chance in the unlikely form of a gruff, tobacco-chewing angel named Earl. But turning her life around won't be easy. As dark secrets are revealed, Grace must come to grips with her explosive past and she's going to need her last-chance-angel more than ever
Saving Grace( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grace Hanadarko is a top-notch, hard-edged police detective who is certainly no angel, but she has one on her shoulder. She is fiercely dedicated to her job which belies her self-desctructive lifestyle. Taking on kidnappings, homicides, and the dard specter of the Oklahoma City bombing, Grace receives celestial guidance from a gruff guardian angel who may be her last chance for salvation. Meanwhile, Ham, Grace's partner and sometime lover, faces a staggering crisis that threatens his job, relationships, and his life
 
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Alternative Names
Leon Rippy acteur américain

Leon Rippy actor estadounidense

Leon Rippy Amerikaans acteur

Leon Rippy amerikanischer Schauspieler

Leon Rippy amerikansk skådespelare

Leon Rippy amerikansk skodespelar

Leon Rippy amerikansk skuespiller

Λίον Ρίπι

Леон Риппи

ليون ريبي

ليون ريبي ممثل أمريكي

لئون ریپی بازیگر آمریکایی

レオン・リッピー

萊昂·李佩

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DeadwoodDeadwood : the complete seriesThe patriotBeyond the law