Bottoms, Timothy 1949-
Most widely held works about Timothy Bottoms
Most widely held works by Timothy Bottoms
The last picture show ( Visual )
36 editions published between 1971 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,707 libraries worldwide
A bittersweet drama of the social and sexual mores in small-town 1950s Texas.
American girl. Chrissa stands strong ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,094 libraries worldwide
On her first day at her new school, Chrissa is seated with three girls who greet her with teasing and tricks. They bully Chrissa in class, on the bus, online, and even at swim club. When the taunting goes too far, Chrissa must find a way to stand strong.
500 nations ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 964 libraries worldwide
500 Nations is an eight-part documentary that looks back at life in North America before the arrival of the Europeans, then follows the epic struggles of Indian Nations as the continent is reshaped by contact.
The paper chase ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and held by 806 libraries worldwide
A moving story of a first-year Harvard Law School student who comes to terms with his dreams in America's most competitive school. Hart finds he must survive much more than the pressures, all-night cramming and insecurities he expected. He becomes fearful of a brilliant professor, who terrorizes some, inspires others and who easily separates the men from the boys.
Paper chase ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1973 and 2003 in English and held by 504 libraries worldwide
Making it through the first year of Harvard Law School is tough enough without making an adversary of your most important professor. That, however, is exactly what Timothy Bottoms does in this realistic and moving drama.
The gift of love ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1978 and 2003 in English and held by 475 libraries worldwide
In New York City in the early 1900's, a wealthy young orphan is resigned to marrying a "socially acceptable" man when she meets and falls in love with a Swiss immigrant. She struggles to make her choice, weighing her relatives' expectations against what she feels in her heart.
Ike countdown to D-Day ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 454 libraries worldwide
In March of 1944 recently appointed Supreme Commander of the Allied Forces, General Eisenhower, meets with Prime Minister Winston Churchill. They must come up with a brilliant strategy to put an end to World War II.
John Steinbeck's East of Eden ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1981 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 423 libraries worldwide
Adam and Charles Trask grow up in the shadow of their father, Cyrus. Cyrus prefers Adam, inciting jealousy in his younger son. Adam is signed up for the cavalry, while Charles works on the family farm. Reuniting years later, the brothers live in peace until a beautiful woman nearly beaten to death arrives on their front porch. Adam nurses her back to health and falls blindly in love. But Cathy hides a cruel past. Adam and Cathy marry and have twin boys. Cathy soon deserts the family, showing up later as "Kate," the madam of an upscale brothel. Adam's sons have a relationship that mirrors his own. Adam's business venture fails and depletes the family fortune. One son seeks out his mother, who has been long assumed dead.
The girl next door ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 406 libraries worldwide
Matthew is an eighteen year old, straight-laced overachiever who has never really lived life - until he falls for his hot new neighbor. When he finds out that she used to be a porn star, his sheltered existence totally spins out of control.
Dalton Trumbo's Johnny got his gun ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in English and held by 332 libraries worldwide
After a shell leaves his body mangled on the final day of World War I, young Joe Bonham lies trapped in a hospital bed. He is a fully conscious quadruple amputee who cannot speak, hear or see. He is left to wander within his own mind and goes between his harsh reality and memories of a happier life long gone. Delve into the mind of a man lost somewhere on the edges of sanity and insanity, life and death.
The story of David ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1976 and 2010 in English and held by 285 libraries worldwide
David is the second and ideal king of Israel. Follows the story from the time he was a young shepherd to his death as king. Along the journey of his life are his accomplishments, his struggles, and his sins. In his life he repented and in his humility he brought himself peace with his sins and his conscience.
Top dog ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 272 libraries worldwide
When terrorists threaten to blow up San Diego, a heroic cop is forced to collaborate with a canine partner who seems to outsmart him every step of the way.
Johnny got his gun by Dalton Trumbo ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1971 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 194 libraries worldwide
In 1918 a soldier is badly wounded and has both his arms and legs amputated. Plunged into a chilling nightmare, we hear the young war victim's thoughts.
Bound by a secret ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 179 libraries worldwide
Jane is a famous actress is gave up everything to make it big. Her best friend Ida Mae has always been content to stay in their hometown. However, when Jane finds out she has terminal cancer, the two friends must find inner strength they never knew they had to face the future and a shocking secret from their past.
The white dawn ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1975 and 2004 in English and held by 177 libraries worldwide
Based on James Houston's true story. The story of three sailors who are separated from their ship during an Artic hunt for polar bear and walrus. Eskimos save their lives, but one angry sailor brings fear and violence to all.
East of Eden ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1980 and 2010 in English and held by 159 libraries worldwide
Story of conflict between two brothers, spanning three generations of a family.
Texasville ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 148 libraries worldwide
Sequel to the Last picture show, now it's 1984 in Anarene Texas, the sleepy town where women flirt and the men can't say no.
The prince and the surfer ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 110 libraries worldwide
A prince and a California skateboarder trade places, creating havoc.
DC 9/11 time of crisis ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 105 libraries worldwide
Focuses on the difficult decisions and tasks faced by President George Bush and his staff on September 11, 2001 and the days following the attacks. Based on in-depth interviews and extensive research. Recounts the tragic events from the moment Bush hears the news of the attacks to significant briefings with advisors. Chronicles national security meetings, links with Osama bin Laden and the al Qaeda network. Illustrates the Administrations strategy for responding both the the terrorists and the American people.
The Land of Faraway ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 102 libraries worldwide
Eleven-year-old Bosse Ohlsson, who lives in Stockholm with his over-bearing Aunt Edna, dreams of finding the father he has never known. One night, Bosse rescues a spirit trapped in an empty bottle. Recognizing Bosse, the spirit flies him to the beautiful Land of Faraway--where Bosse is united with his father, the King of the Land of Faraway.
Abused women Arm--Amputation Brothers Bullying in schools California California--Salinas River Valley College life films Documentary television programs Drama Family-owned business enterprises Fathers and sons Feature films Feature films Fiction films Film adaptations Film adaptations Films Films for the hearing impaired France--Normandy Girls Graduate students Harvard Law School Historical films History Indians of Central America Indians of North America Juvenile works Law teachers Leg--Amputation Made-for-TV movies Man-woman relationships Military campaigns Motion pictures Osborn, John Jay Pornography Schools Sibling rivalry Soldiers--Wounds and injuries Students Teacher-student relationships Teenage boys Television adaptations Television melodramas Television mini-series Texas United States Video recordings--for the hearing impaired War films World War (1914-1918) World War (1939-1945)
Bottoms, Tim 1951-
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