Most widely held works about Carl Weathers
Most widely held works by Carl Weathers
Rocky ( Visual )
37 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,680 libraries worldwide
Rocky Balboa, a club fighter seemingly going nowhere, gets his once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to go the distance and come out a winner when fate puts him in the ring with the world heavyweight champion.
Happy Gilmore ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 954 libraries worldwide
Although Happy dreams of becoming a professional hockey player, he discovers that his hockey slap shot translates to an astonishing 400 yard tee shot. So when his grandmother loses her home to the IRS, Happy decides to earn the house back by joining the pro golf tour, bringing his ferocious temper and outlandish antics to the well-tended fairways. Before long, Happy is a media sensation, attracting crowds and news cameras wherever he goes. But Happy's bitter rival has his own plans for the golf superstar, resulting in a riotous, laugh-filled confrontation on the links.
Rocky II ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1979 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 938 libraries worldwide
Rocky, having sustained massive injuries in his win against heavyweight champion, Apollo Creed, announces his retirement. But he soon realizes he can't escape his true calling, and prepares for the fight of his life.
Predator ( Visual )
47 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 916 libraries worldwide
Recruited by the CIA to rescue hostages held by guerilla fighters in a Central American country, Schwarzenegger and his men encounter an enemy more deadly than any on Earth--because the Predator is not of this Earth.
Rocky ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 741 libraries worldwide
Rocky Balboa, the underdog, gets his million-to-one shot at love, self-respect and the world heavyweight boxing crown and comes out a winner.
Rocky IV ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and French and held by 528 libraries worldwide
Rocky's training regimen takes him to icy Siberia, where he prepares for a globally televised match against a vicious Soviet fighter, Drago, who literally killed his last opponent.
Rocky III ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 521 libraries worldwide
Rocky becomes world famous, scoring ten consecutive wins. But after suffering a humiliating defeat against Clubber Lang, he considers hanging up his gloves. With encouragement from his old nemesis, Apollo Creed, Rocky strives to regain the "eye of the tiger" before confronting Lang in a rematch.
The comebacks ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 396 libraries worldwide
Lambeau Fields is an out-of-luck coach trying to lead a ragtag team of fumbling footballers to victory before his long-suffering wife leaves him and his sexy gymnast daughter gets herself bent out of shape.
Action Jackson ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in English and French and held by 224 libraries worldwide
Carl Weathers is Detroit police sergeant Jericho Action Jackson. He's pitted against the brutal thugs of ruthless auto tycoon Peter Dellaplane, who's out to murder his way to political power. Jackson's also involved with Dellaplane's beautiful wife Patrice -- and his exotic mistress Sydney.
Rocky III ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 208 libraries worldwide
Rocky Balboa is now the heavyweight champ and spends his restless idle time participating in charity wrestling matches. The careless Rocky is beaten by a ruthless challenger, Clubber Lang. After Rocky acquires the needed hunger to win, he is ready for the brutal and nail-biting rematch with Lang.
Rocky IV ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 175 libraries worldwide
Rocky faces his greatest challenge as he climbs into the ring against a savage Russian fighter, each determined to destroy the other.
The films of John McTiernan ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 129 libraries worldwide
John McTiernan talks about his films and the making of them, provides a brief autobiographical introduction of how he got started in his career, and follows with film reminiscences giving insights about the production, the casting process, studios, the industry and experiences with collaborators.
Reposition yourself reflections living life without limits by T. D Jakes ( Recording )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 103 libraries worldwide
A collection of scripture, quotes and meditations that provides the spiritual underpinnings of the message found in T.D. Jakes's book, Reposition yourself, about applying Christian principles to adjust to the many changes that life brings.
The Sasquatch gang ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 101 libraries worldwide
Young, fantasy/sci-fi aficionado Gavin Gore and his friends stumble onto some huge footprints in the woods. A local cop, reporter and a renowned Sasquatch authority investigate. Two of Gavin's dim-witted neighbors hatch a scheme to profit from the situation. Could these footprints belong to the infamous Sasquatch, or just another one of Zerk's ludicrous pranks?
Death hunt ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in English and held by 78 libraries worldwide
A fur trapper in western Canada is accused of murder and is hunted down by the Mounties. Based on the incredible true story of 'The deadliest manhunt in history'.
Sylvester Stallone Rocky anthology ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 75 libraries worldwide
Predator ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
Waging an all-out war against an unseen enemy, a force more powerful and deadly than any on Earth. That is because this predator is not of this Earth.
Chicken soup for the soul. Inspirational stories, To touch the world ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 38 libraries worldwide
Focuses on ordinary people doing extraodrinary things through stories of faith, motivation and triumph of the human spirit.
Rocky the complete saga ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 37 libraries worldwide
Six movies telling the story of an unknown boxer from Philadelphia and his rise to glory.
Shadow warriors ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 34 libraries worldwide
A covert task force of mercenaries headed by former Navy SEAL Mike McBride races against time to thwart a poison gas attack on Seattle.
Action and adventure films Balboa, Rocky (Fictitious character) Biographical television programs Biography Boxers (Sports) Boxing Boxing films Boxing injuries Boxing managers Boxing matches Boxing--Training Comedy films Comedy films Detective and mystery films Drama Extraterrestrial beings Fathers and daughters Feature films Feature films Fiction films Film sequels Films for the hearing impaired Football coaches Football teams Golf Golfers Horror films Hostages Human-alien encounters Interviews Man-woman relationships Married people McTiernan, John Meat industry and trade Michigan--Detroit Monsters Motion picture producers and directors Pennsylvania--Philadelphia Police Police films Russia (Federation)--Siberia Science fiction films Science fiction films Search and rescue operations South America Soviet Union Sports films United States United States.--Central Intelligence Agency Video recordings--for the hearing impaired
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