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Weathers, Carl

Overview
Works: 126 works in 423 publications in 7 languages and 12,001 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Science fiction films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Monster films  Film sequels  Motion pictures  Sports films  Police films  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Interviewee, Narrator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Carl Weathers
Rocky by John G Avildsen( Visual )

56 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 3,378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rocky Balboa is a struggling boxer trying to make the big time. He works in a meat factory in Philadelphia for a meager wage so he also earns extra cash as a debt collector. When heavyweight champion Apollo Creed visits Philadelphia, his managers want to set up an exhibition match between Creed and a struggling boxer. The promoters are touting the fight as a chance for a "nobody" to become a "somebody". The match is supposed to be easily won by Creed, but someone forgot to tell Rocky, who sees this as his only shot at the big time
Predator by John McTiernan( Visual )

83 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,669 WorldCat member 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
Happy Gilmore by Dennis Dugan( Visual )

16 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and held by 1,525 WorldCat member 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 confrontation on the links
Rocky II by Sylvester Stallone( Visual )

33 editions published between 1979 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,254 WorldCat member 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
Rocky III by Sylvester Stallone( Visual )

28 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in English and French and held by 1,096 WorldCat member 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 by Sylvester Stallone( Visual )

28 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,043 WorldCat member 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 comebacks( Visual )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 453 WorldCat member 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 )

8 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in English and French and held by 276 WorldCat member 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
The films of John McTiernan( Visual )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member 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
The Sasquatch gang( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 106 WorldCat member 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 by Peter Hunt( Visual )

4 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fur trapper in western Canada is accused of murder and is hunted down by the Mounties
Sylvester Stallone Rocky anthology( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rocky four movies( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rocky: Rocky Balboa is a Philadelphia club fighter who seems to be going nowhere. But when a stroke of fate puts him in the ring with the World Heavyweight Champion, Rocky knows that it's his one shot at the big time - a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to go the distance and come out a winner
Reposition yourself reflections living life without limits by T. D Jakes( Recording )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member 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
Rocky the complete saga( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six movies telling the story of an unknown boxer from Philadelphia and his rise to glory
Reposition yourself reflections : living a life without limits by T. D Jakes( )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A companion to "Reposition Yourself: Living Life without Limits" features a collection of scriptural excerpts and quotes that expand on the original work's message about applying Christian principles in order to promote a more prosperous and balanced life
Shadow warriors( Visual )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member 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
Chicken soup for the soul( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on ordinary people doing extraodrinary things through stories of faith, motivation and triumph of the human spirit
In the heat of the night( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Set in fictional southern towns, the show centers on Bill Gillespie (Carroll O'Connor) as a small town sheriff who tries to solve crimes and catch criminals while navigating through tricky small-town politics where racial tensions often run high"--Container
American warships( Visual )

5 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When a fleet of mysterious ships wage war against the Earth, only the crew of the USS Iowa can prevent global armageddon." -- from container
 
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Carl Weathers acteur, réalisateur et producteur américain

Carl Weathers Amerikaans acteur

Carl Weathers amerikansk skådespelare

Carl Weathers amerikansk skodespelar

Carl Weathers amerikansk skuespiller

Carl Weathers amerykański aktor

Carl Weathers attore e ex giocatore di football americano statunitense

Carl Weathers US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Karl Veders

Καρλ Γουέδερς

Карл Уедърс

Уэзерс, Карл

کارل ویترز بازیگر آمریکایی

칼 웨더스

カール・ウェザース

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The films of John McTiernanReposition yourself reflections living life without limits