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Campbell, William 1959-

Overview
Works: 163 works in 317 publications in 5 languages and 15,159 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  History  Television adaptations  Film and video adaptations  Juvenile works  Action and adventure films  Religious films  Suspense fiction 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author of introduction
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by William Campbell
Lifeguard by James Patterson ( Recording )
17 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 2,162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Everything is going right for lifeguard Ned Kelley. He is involved with Tess, the most beautiful woman he has ever seen and what's more, a million dollars is within touching distance; his share of the score for the robbery of some world-class art. All he has to do is trigger alarms to throw the cops off the scent. But when Tess is brutally murdered and the others involved in the robbery are massacred, Ned is the prime suspect. He has been set up
Gods and generals ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1,397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Col. Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain left behind a quiet life and a career as a college professor to fight for the Union. Gen. Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson was a man of great religious faith who served in the defense of the Confederacy. And Gen. Robert E. Lee, who led the Confederate army, was a man who was forced to choose between his loyalty to the United States and his love of the Southern states where he was born and raised. As Chamberlain, Jackson, and Lee are followed through the declaration of war and the battles at Manassas, Antietam, Frederickburg, and Chancellorsville
Ghost town ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 1,266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bertram Pincus is an irritable dentist whose people skills leave much to be desired. Pincus dies unexpectedly, but is miraculously revived after seven minutes, he wakes up to discover that he now has the annoying ability to see ghosts. Even worse, they all want something from him. Frank Herlihy, in particular, pesters him into breaking up the impending marriage of his widow Gwen. Now, Pincus is put squarely in the middle of a triangle with spirited result
The rocketeer by Joe Johnston ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The discovery of a top-secret jetpack hurls test pilot Cliff Secord into a daring adventure of mystery, suspense and intrigue! Cliff encounters an assortment of ruthless villains, led by a Hollywood screen star who's a secret Nazi spy. With the help of his actress girlfriend, the young pilot battles enormous odds to defeat his foes, who are anxious to use the device in an evil plan to rule the world! The dangerous mission transforms the ordinary young man into an extraordinary hero!
Bram Stoker's Dracula by Francis Ford Coppola ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 1,133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
15th-century warrior Vlad goes off the fight the Turks. Upon his return, he finds that his wife Elisabeta, hearing he was dead, has killed herself. Maddened by this injustice, Vlad curses God, and becomes the immortal blood-eating fiend known as Count Dracula--for centuries. When English attorney Jonathan Harker journeys to Dracula's castle, the Count sees a photograph of his fianceĢe, Mina Murray. Dracula's patience has been rewarded--Elisabeta lives again! The Count goes to dastardly lengths to possess Mina, while her best friend Lucy, Lucy's three suitors, and Prof. Abraham Van Helsing all become entangled by Dracula's quest. The modern age is dawning, even in Transylvania. Will the Count triumph, or be relegated to the past?
Enough ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 1,075 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Slim thought she was entering a life of domestic bliss when she married the man of her dreams. After the arrival of her daughter, Slim begins to see the hidden, abusive side of her husband. Terrified for her and her daughter's safety, Slim flees. But her husband's resources allow him to relentlessly pursue them. Finally Slim fights back, engaging her husband in a physical and psychological battle
Rudyard Kipling's the Second jungle book Mowgli & Baloo ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 920 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mowgli, a young orphan raised by wolves, is spotted by a scout for a giant circus who sets out to trap him
Armistead Maupin's Tales of the city ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 842 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this chronicle of San Francisco in the 1970s, the carefree chaos revolves around the funky old apartment house at 28 Barbary Lane where landlady Anna Madrigal welcomes tenants by taping homegrown joints to their doors and presides over their lives with an almost maternal affection
Killing Lincoln by William Campbell ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 829 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Based on The New York Times best-selling novel, Killing Lincoln is the suspenseful, eye-opening story of the events surrounding the assassination of U.S. President Abraham Lincoln. While some aspects of the plot to slay Lincoln and cripple the newly forming union are widely known, much more of the history unfolds in this insightful drama. As actor John Wilkes Booth becomes increasingly obsessed with removing Lincoln from office, a secret cabal forms, and ultimately empowers Booth to carry out an event that will change America forever."--Container
The killing ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Following a shocking murder, the lives of the police, suspects and victim's family are intricately woven together in this 'spellbinding' (TV Guide) series. This engrossing series has earned huge acclaim, as well as a Golden Globe nomination and multiple Emmy nominations in its first season
The killing ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Following the disappearance and murder of teenager Rosie Larsen, detectives search for suspects and try to solve the mystery of Rosie's death
Fat kid rules the world by Dylan Arnold ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A story for everybody who has ever needed to find their inner rock star. Set against the backdrop of the Seattle music scene, it is a coming-of-age story about two dysfunctional teenagers searching for something more out of their completely hopeless existence. Troy Billings is fat. His life sucks. He's about to end it all by jumping in front of a bus, when Marcus Macrae, a charismatic punk rock superstar, tackles him to the ground and changes his life forever
Copperhead ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The film, inspired by actual events, takes place in upstate New York, circa 1862. Dairy farmer Abner Beech despises slavery, but just as passionately opposes the war that President Lincoln is waging, all in the name of "union", hundreds of miles away. Abner is neither a Yankee nor a Rebel. He is what is known as a "Copperhead". A local anti-slavery zealot named Hagadorn stirs up the town against him, with pamphlets and rumors that prompt shopkeepers to boycott Abner's dairy products
In the beginning-- from creation to the commandments ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and Russian and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of Abraham, his people and their faith. Centred on one of the oldest and greatest spiritual texts which retells some of the most enduring stories from the Old Testament - those of the Hebrew patriarch Abraham and his lineage
Lizzie Borden took an ax ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On a hot summer day in 1892 in Fall River, Massachusetts, Lizzie Borden returns home to the house she shares with her father Andrew, stepmother Abby and sister Emma. She encounters the bloody scene of her parents violently murdered. Evidence keeps pointing back to Lizzie, the seemingly wholesome Sunday school teacher, as the prime suspect. Lizzie's lawyer, Andrew Jennings, proclaims her innocence arguing that it is inconceivable a woman could brutally murder her family with an ax. Or is it?
Helix ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A thriller about a team of scientists thrust into a potentially life-or-death situation after being deployed to the Arctic to secretly investigate what could be a disease outbreak
Meteor ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tracking an unparalleled series of meteor fireballs plummeting toward Earth, a renowned scientist, his assistant, and an on-target conspiracy theorist race against time to expose a government cover-up, reveal the truth, and prevent a massive meteor from destroying the planet
The brylcreem boys by Terence Ryan ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1941, as part of an effort to remain strictly neutral, the Dublin government made a deal with both Berlin and London whereby any soldier, sailor or pilot captured on Irish soil, whether of German or Allied forces, would be interned for the duration of the war. What the Irish failed to tell was that they would intern everybody in the same camp. It is here that Canadian pilot Miles Keogh and German pilot Rudolph Von Stegenbeck meet after a fight in which both their planes were downed. Outside the camp, both fall in love with the same woman, an independent Irish woman who refuses to take steps in their private little war
The rising place ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Virginia discovers a stack of handwritten letters over a half century old. Unlocking the story of Emily, a young woman living in Mississippi during World War II. In a time when a woman's place was in the home, Emily ventures out and falls in love with a young soldier, carrying his baby out of wedlock. With the support of her best friends, Wilma and Will, Emily is able to stand by her convictions in a household dominated by the standards of her father and unconditional loving mother. Despite the disapproval of society, Emily follows her heart to overcome the prejudice of her time
Tales of the city by Armistead Maupin ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Freewheeling to San Francisco, Mary Ann Singleton quickly realizes just how far from Cleveland she really is. Moving into a funky house at Twenty-eight Barbary Lane where her landlord welcomes her with a joint, Mary Ann befriends the other residents and finds a good-natured home amid the drugs, drama, and debauchery. Based on Armistead Maupin's beloved novel, the Peabody Award-winning PBS miniseries deftly chronicles the quest for love and connection across a spectrum of sexual experiences
 
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Alternative Names
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