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Brimley, Wilford 1935-

Overview
Works: 142 works in 468 publications in 6 languages and 17,335 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Comedy films  Horror films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Juvenile works  History  Sports films  Children's films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Wilford Brimley
 
Most widely held works by Wilford Brimley
Cocoon by Ron Howard( Visual )

67 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When visitors from a distant galaxy return to earth on a secret mission, their other-worldly powers afford a group of senior citizens who had expected nothing more from life than bingo, shuffleboard, aches and pains, the chance to recapture their youth"--Container
The Natural by Bernard Malamud( Visual )

13 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in English and held by 1,723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A once-promising baseball player on his way to stardom in the big leagues, finds his dreams shattered when a mysterious woman and a silver bullet end his career prematurely. Sixteen years later, armed with his childhood bat "Wonderboy," comes back to baseball, joins the roster of the lowly New York Knights to see if he can overcome physical pain and the nefarious forces around him and lead his team to the pennant
The thing by John Carpenter( Visual )

55 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A research team at a remote research station in Antarctica finds an alien being that has fallen from the sky and has remained buried in the snow for over 100,000 years. Unfrozen and unleashed, it creates havoc and terror as it changes forms and becomes one of them
Summer of the monkeys by Feature Films for Families( Visual )

12 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 1,182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1910, twelve-year-old Jay Berry spends the summer trying to catch and return the elusive monkeys that have escaped to the woods to earn a reward which will make his dream of owning a pony come true. However, he learns a lesson in self sacrifice and love when he is forced to choose between his dream pet and his sister's future
The Firm by John Grisham( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 1,065 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brilliant and ambitious Harvard Law grad joins a small, prosperous law firm in Memphis, and is soon confronted by FBI agents with evidence of corruption and murder within the firm
In & out by Frank Oz( Visual )

11 editions published between 1997 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,012 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a former student tells the world that a high school teacher is gay, the man tries hard to assert his manliness
Where the red fern grows by Wilson Rawls( Visual )

28 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 985 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Billy Coleman returns from World War II embittered by his experience; but Grandpa, anticipating Billy's state of mind, has a therapeutic gift waiting for him: a pair of Redbone hound puppies-- just like the ones he had as a boy
Tender mercies by Robert Duvall( Visual )

6 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in English and held by 954 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A broken-down, middle-aged country singer gets a new wife, reaches out to his long-lost daughter, and tries to put his troubled life back together
Absence of malice by Sydney Pollack( Visual )

5 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in English and held by 895 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michael Gallagher, businessman, is suddenly accused of being involved in the disappearance of a union leader. The investigative reporter responsible for the story learns that the story was purposely leaked to her. Together they uncover the truth
Louis L'Amour's Crossfire trail by Louis L'Amour( Visual )

11 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 853 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man honors the dying wishes of his friend to protect his wife and daughter and their Wyoming homestead
Where the red fern grows II : the classic continues( Visual )

9 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Billy Coleman returns from WWII to his grandfather's home in Louisiana and tries to readjust to civilian life. But the killing he witnessed in the war, along with the fact he has lost a leg to an enemy bullet, has embittered him. Grandpa had anticipated Billy's state of mind and has a therapeutic gift waiting for him: a pair of Redbone hound puppies - just like the ones he had as a boy, Wilson, who reminds him of himself. Wilson and the hounds become his closest friends and together they help Billy discover the gift of giving - ultimately rediscovering himself
Timber the treasure dog by Kix Brooks( Visual )

6 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy rises to the occasion with his best friend (a lovable talking dog) to save his home and family
The Hotel New Hampshire by John Irving( Visual )

8 editions published between 1984 and 2001 in English and French and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In an attempt to unite his unusual family, Win Berry decides to buy an old girls' school and turn it into a family-run hotel
My Fellow Americans by Peter Segal( Visual )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They used to run the country. Now they're running for their lives! Two former Presidents are framed in a scandal by the current President and pursued by armed agents. The two squabbling political foes plunge into a desperate and frantic search for the evidence that will establish their innocence. As they scramble through the real America, they get an unexpected crash course in how their policies affected the citizens
Country by Richard Pearce( Visual )

8 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in English and German and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When government bureaucrats threaten to take away the farm that has bound their family together for generations, Jewell and Gil Ivy decide to fight at all costs
A place to grow by Digiview Entertainment( Visual )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following his brother's death, a musician returns home to the farm. He intends to sell it, but over the course of his visit, develops an apprecation for the hands-on, old-style method of farming that goes on there. As he spends more time on the farm, he begins to suspect that his brother's death might not have occurred the way he'd first thought, and that foul play might have been involved
Tom Selleck western collection( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Last stand at Saber River: An ex-Confederate cavalryman turned homesteader thinks he'll resume a quiet life in Arizona with his wife and children. But one more battle looms when he finds Union sympathizers have taken possession of his land
Star wars : Ewok adventures by George Lucas( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caravan of courage: the Towani family are separated when their shuttlecraft crashes on Endor. While the parents are soon captured by the giant known as Gorax, Mace and Cindel, the son and daughter, are missing
High road to China by Brian G Hutton( Visual )

7 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eve Tozer hires Patrick O'Malley, a washed-up aviator, and races against a deadline in a desperate attempt to meet the ransom demands of the men who have kidnapped her industrialist father in China
Where the red fern grows 1 & 2 : double feature( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Where the red fern grows : Where the Red Fern Grows is, quite simply, a wonderful story for all ages and for all time. A boy's yearning for two Redbone Hound dogs, which his parents couldn't afford during the desolate times of the Depression in the Ozarks, is the setting for this truly triumphant film. Billy's grandfather promises the lad that God will meet him halfway if he believes in himself and his beloved dogs. Billy faces adventure, suspense, tragedy and ultimately, a love and loyalty of family and friendship to realize his dream
 
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Brimley, A. Wilford.

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Brimley, Anthony Wilford, 1934-

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Уилфорд Бримли

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