WorldCat Identities

Baker, Joe Don

Works: 166 works in 429 publications in 2 languages and 14,750 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Juvenile works  Fiction  Television mini-series  Film and video adaptations  Animated films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Creator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Joe Don Baker
GoldenEye by Martin Campbell( Visual )
33 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and held by 2,115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When an MI6 agent turns rogue and plans world domination with a terrifying satellite-born weapon, James must pursue his former ally to Cuba, Monte Carlo, Switzerland and even Russia. All whilst dodging a sexy, deadly femme fatale who will stop at nothing to put the 'squeeze' on James
Tomorrow never dies by Ian Fleming( Visual )
26 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and held by 1,879 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Just as a media mogul unveils his new global news service, a British warship is attacked in Chinese territory. Agent James Bond teams with a beautiful Chinese spy to discover the truth before war breaks out
Mud ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two boys, Ellis and his best friend Neckbone, find a mysterious man named Mud hiding out on a deserted island in the Mississippi. Mud tells the boys fantastic stories about his life, including how he killed a man in Texas and vengeful bounty hunters are coming to get him. He says he is planning to meet and escape with the love of his life, Juniper. The boys agree to help him, but it isn't long until their small town is besieged by bounty hunters out for blood
The living daylights by John Glen( Visual )
35 editions published between 1971 and 2012 in English and held by 1,334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Timothy Dalton debuts as Agent 007. Armed with razor-sharp instincts and a licence to kill, James Bond battles diabolical arms merchants bent on world domination
Congo by Paramount Pictures Corporation (1914-1927)( Visual )
13 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and Croatian and held by 866 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An expedition to the African Congo ends in disaster, and a new team is assembled to find out what went wrong
Fletch ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in English and held by 620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Irwin "Fletch" Fletcher is a Los Angeles journalist who really lives for his profession. As Jane Doe, he publishes articles that have caused several heads to roll in the past. This time, Fletch is in disguise as a bum, living at the beach, researching drugs and their dealing. One day, Fletch is addressed by Alan Stanwyk, a rich man, who asks him, the bum, a favour. For the sum of $50,000, Fletch should kill poor cancer-ridden Mr. Stanwyk with a gun, so that his wife will get the insurance money. What the guy didn't think of was Fletch's real profession. Returning into normal life, Fletch instantly takes up research not only to find out that Mr. Stanwyk is healthy as life itself but he also runs into certain connections between drug dealing at the beach, Alan Stanwyk, his private jet, the police and a very expensive piece of Land in Utah
The Dukes of Hazzard ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Any day that the sun rises is a day Hazzard County's corrupt commissioner Boss Hogg tries his best to hoodwink the Dukes and other folks in the County. Now he's scheming to grab everyone's land. Which means he and good ol' boys Bo and Luke Duke are going to be feudin' like tomcats stuck in the same barrel. Follow the adventures of Bo and Luke, along with the help of their eye-catching cousin Daisy and moonshine-running Uncle Jesse, try and save the family farm from being destroyed
Cape Fear by Martin Scorsese( Visual )
5 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fourteen years after being imprisoned, vicious psychopath Max Cady (Robert De Niro) emerges with a single-minded mission: to seek revenge on his attorney Sam Bowden (Nick Nolte)
The grass harp by Charles Matthau( Visual )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Following the death of his parents, young Collin Fenwick comes to a small southern town to live with his father's cousins, Verena and Dolly Talbo. He soon discovers that the Talbo household is anything but normal. Verena rules the house, as well as the entire town, with a stern hand. Meanwhile, her older sister Dolly charms Collin with her gentle, romantic spirit. To escape Verena's oppression, Dolly, Collin and the Talbo's eccentric maid, Catherine, run away to an old tree house in the woods. But their adventure sparks a series of events that will change not just their lives, but the future of the entire town as well
Pocahontas Pocahontas II : journey to a new world ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Young Pocahontas must bridge the gap between her tribe and the settlers of Jamestown
Junior Bonner by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )
5 editions published between 1972 and 2004 in English and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With his bronco-busting career on its last legs, Junior Bonner heads to his hometown to try his luck in the annual rodeo. But his fond childhood memories are shattered when he finds his family torn apart by his greedy brother and hard-drinking father
Edge of darkness by Martin Campbell( Visual )
15 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Escorting his activist daughter home from college, Detective Inspector Ronald Craven watches helplessly as she is gunned down in cold blood. Hell-bent on revenge, his search for her killer leads him into a terrifying encounter with government cover-ups and nuclear espionage
Strange wilderness ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Animal enthusiast Peter Gaulke and his sidekick Fred Wolf host an ailing wildlife television show called Strange Wilderness. The program is in a steep ratings decline. Desperate to save the show, Peter devises an incredible scheme to find the one animal that could truly turn the show around and change the nature-show landscape forever - Bigfoot
Walking tall ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1973 and 2007 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the true story of a Tennessee sheriff who fought corruption in his county
Citizen Cohn ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ruthless, destructive, power hungry and insatiable, attorney Roy Cohn could make or break the strongest men in America just for the thrill of the kill
The distinguished gentleman by Jonathan Lynn( Visual )
4 editions published between 1991 and 2000 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A small-time con man wins a Congressional seat and uses the perks and power of his new position to con for cash and bamboozle the big bucks without breaking the law
Charley Varrick ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1973 and 2011 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Charley Varrick is a small-time crook who outfoxes the mob and makes a desperate run for the Mexican border and safety
Guns of the magnificent seven by Herman Hoffman( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A gunfighter leads a team of the deadliest men in the West on a mission to free a peasant leader from a Mexican prison
George Wallace ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
George Wallace was an infamous politician and segregationist. He had a lust for power and status that made him bedfellows with racists, and became one of the most destructive and hated politicians of his time. This film follows Wallace from his early days as a state circuit judge to his presidential run, when he was paralyzed by a would-be assassin
King of the hill by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )
4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Underneath: A recovering gambling addict attempts to reconcile with his family and friends but finds trouble and temptation when caught between feelings for his ex-wife and her dangerous hoodlum boyfriend
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