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Brimley, Wilford 1935-

Overview
Works: 162 works in 459 publications in 6 languages and 17,182 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Sports films  Science fiction films  Juvenile works  Children's films  Melodrama  Road films  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author
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 )

62 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,049 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 Barry Levinson( Visual )

13 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in English and held by 1,720 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," he 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 to lead his team to the pennant
The thing by John Carpenter( Visual )

49 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the winter of 1982 at a research station in Antarctica, a twelve man research team 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, the THING creates havoc and terror as it changes forms and becomes one of them
Summer of the monkeys by Feature Films for Families( Visual )

13 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 1,190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the 1800s, a twelve-year-old boy spends the summer trying to capture four runaway circus monkeys
The Firm by Sydney Pollack( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 1,069 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
Where the red fern grows by Wilson Rawls( Visual )

25 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
In & out by Frank Oz( Visual )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 959 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
Absence of malice by Sydney Pollack( Visual )

5 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in English and held by 893 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
Tender mercies by Robert Duvall( Visual )

3 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in English and held by 534 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
Tender mercies( Visual )

3 editions published between 1983 and 2009 in English and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An alcoholic drifter comes into the life of a lonely widow and her young son in the barren flatlands of Texas. But when Mac is revealed to be a once-famous country singer, he must confront a painful past that includes his bitter superstar ex-wife
Timber the treasure dog by Kix Brooks( Visual )

4 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and held by 298 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 )

9 editions published between 1984 and 2001 in English and French and held by 293 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 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two on-the-lam former Presidents of the United States (Lemmon and Garner) used to run the country. Now they're running for their lives! Framed in scandal by the current President (Aykroyd) and pursued by armed agents, the two squabbling political foes plunge into a desperate and delightfully 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 )

7 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in English and German and held by 275 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
Tom Selleck western collection( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monte Walsh: For Monte Walsh, being a cowboy in 1892 Wyoming Territory isn't a job, it's a life. And that's something the fenced-in, piston-pounding ways of the fast-approaching 20th century must never alter
A place to grow by Digiview Entertainment( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Matt Walker returns home to face the death of his brother, selling the family farm and dealing with his neighbor who is married to Matt's high school sweetheart. The town sheriff and Matt soon begin to suspect that maybe his brother's death was not an accident
Cocoon, the return( Visual )

7 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this sequel to Cocoon, the senior citizens who left for Antarea return to Earth. After their experiences on Antarea, where life is free of sickness and pain, they find it hard to face such human realities as age, illness and personal loss, but come to realize that, even with its frailties, life on Earth may not be so bad after all
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 II : the classic continues( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part two is a continuation of the classic novel. In Red fern II, Billy Coleman returns from WWII to his grandfather's house and tries to readjust to civilian life. The war has made Billy crippled and bitter. Grandpa anticipated this and has a gift waiting for him : a pair of Redbone hound puppies - just like the ones he had as a boy. In addition, Billy befriends a young neighbor boy, Wilson, who reminds him of himself. Together the hounds and Wilson help Billy to rediscover the gift of giving - and ultimately rediscovering himself
 
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Brimley, A. Wilford.

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Brimley, Anthony Wilford, 1934-

Brimley, Wilford A.

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Uilford Brimli

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Wilford Brimley

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Wilford Brimley acteur américain

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Wilford Brimley American actor

Wilford Brimley americký herec

Wilford Brimley Amerikaans acteur

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Wilford Brimley amerikansk skuespiller

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Wilford Brimley US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Wilford Brimley yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

Уилфорд Бримли

Уилфърд Бримли американски актьор

Уїлфорд Брімлі

ویلفورد بریملی بازیگر آمریکایی

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