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Busey, Gary

Overview
Works: 378 works in 885 publications in 4 languages and 18,082 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Interviews  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Film adaptations  Biography  Fiction  Juvenile works  Baseball films  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Composer, Lyricist, Artist, Interviewee, Singer, Host
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Gary Busey
Lethal weapon by Richard Donner ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Film series about two Los Angeles police detectives
The history of rock 'n' roll ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 1,192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This ten episode documentary covers rock 'n' roll history from its humble beginnings in the '50s to Lollapalooza in the '90s. A kaleidoscope of musical memories, it features interviews with stars from Little Richard to Bono, as they recall the sound and songs that changed their lives. There are vintage clips examining: early stars during rock's first golden age, the turmoil of the British Invasion, the incandescent birth of soul, the death of the folk troubadour as Dylan went electric, the rise and fall of the counterculture, guitar heroes forever, the split personality of the 70s, the rise of punk, and the reinvention of rock to encompass MTV and festival mania in the 90s. Includes classic footage, concert performances, complete songs, and stars galore
Point break by Kathryn Bigelow ( Visual )
31 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Young FBI agent Johnny Utah goes undercover at the suggestion of his partner to learn if a group of wild surfers is actually a gang of bank robbers. He soon comes under the dangerous spell of the surfers' charismatic leader, Bodhi, a mystical mastermind who'll do absolutely anything for a thrill-- and expects his followers to do the same. Adapted from container
Rookie of the year by Thomas Ian Nicholas ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,091 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When the cast is removed from his severely broken arm, a clumsy 12-year-old is shocked to find his arm has become a 100 mile-per-hour thunderbolt, and is signed as ace pitcher for the Chicago Cubs
Under siege by Steven Seagal ( Visual )
28 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 996 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Killer-elite commandos out to hijack the USS Missouri's nuclear arsenal overpower the crew except for the cook, who just happens to be an ex-Navy SEAL and highly decorated combat operative
The Buddy Holly story by Steve Rash ( Visual )
31 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 956 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Biography of 50's rock musician. Includes 12 of Holly's original hits
Predator 2 by Steven Hopkins ( Visual )
41 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 745 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Predator is a savage alien, invisible and armed with advanced weapons. On this, his second visit to Earth, he lands in Los Angeles and begins a series of ghastly murders. It's up to a determined police lieutenant to learn what is going on, even when he is warned off by a mysterious government agent
Rough riders ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A fact-based, rough and tumble western depicting a young and energetic Theodore Roosevelt leading his legendary Rough Riders in their fight against oppressive Spanish rule at the turn of the 20th century
Insignificance by Nicolas Roeg ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four unnamed people who look and sound a lot like Albert Einstein, Marilyn Monroe, Joe DiMaggio, and Joseph McCarthy converge in one New York City hotel room for a compelling, visually inventive adaptation of Terry Johnson's play. With a combination of whimsy and dread, director Nicolas Roeg creates a fun-house-mirror picture of cold war America that questions the nature of celebrity and plays on a society's simmering nuclear fears
Tribulation ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Surrounded by the love of his family, police detective Tom Canboro (Busey) enjoys a rich and full life. But he finds himself battling more than thieves when he takes on a mysterious group that possesses frightening psychic powers. This film delivers a powerful, thought-provoking message wrapped in an exciting package of action and suspense
Lost highway by David Lynch ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fred Madison is a saxophonist who finds a video tape on his doorstep that shows the interior of his house. He becomes convinced that someone has broken in and calls the police. He finds another videotape showing him killing his wife. The police arrest him for murdering his wife. In prison, he inexplicably morphs into a young man named Pete Dayton and begins living a completely different life. When Pete is released, his and Fred's paths begin to cross in a surreal, suspenseful web of intrigue, orchestrated by a shady gangster boss named Dick Laurent
Soldier by Kurt Russell ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Galactic wars of the near-future are fought by soldiers trained to be merciless, obedient warriors. But times change. New bio-engineered combatants make veterans like Sgt. Todd (Kurt Russell) obsolete. But don't expect to toss Todd on the scrap heap without a fight"--Container
Silver bullet ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A 13-year-old boy is the only person in town who has the courage to find whatever is killing off his townsfolk
Drop zone by John Badham ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A suspended U.S. Marshal enters the daredevil world of sky-diving to track down a cadre of techno terrorists
Quigley ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the brink of making an announcement that would forever change the lives of his employees, Archie experiences a tragic accident that takes him to the gates of Heaven where he is sent back to redeem himself ... as a Pomeranian
Slap shot 2 breaking the ice ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The new owner of the Chiefs hockey team plans to turn them into the underdog losers in a bogus made for TV hockey league
The Magnificent seven ride ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A rousing western about a sheriff who attempts to rescue a group of women from vicious bandits with the help of a band of tough convicts
Buy the ticket, take the ride ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of the life and death of author Hunter S. Thompson, an American master whose gonzo reportage defined an era, while his depraved appetites forged a legend. Features interviews with Thompson, his childhood friends, his wife and those who worked with him. Includes footage from the biographical films Where the buffalo roam and Fear and loathing in Las Vegas
Barbarosa by Fred Schepisi ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1982 and 2003 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A farmhand if forced to run after accidentally killing his brother-in-law and takes up with an aging outlaw. Together, the outlaw and the outcast outwit their blood-thirsty pursuers in this legendary story
Moto X kids ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Evan Hanson is the best motocross coach in the country. After leading his daughter Callie to the national championships, he decides to set his sights on a more personal challenge - saving a local dirt track from a motorcycle gang who are trying to take over the land from the kids who ride there. But when Evan's best rider injures himself before a winner-takes-all race, a surprising substitution teaches Evan, and the kids, that anything is possible
 
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Alternative Names
Busey, Garey
Busey, Garey, 1944-
Busey, William Gareth Jacob, 1944-
Busey, William Gary.
Languages
English (236)
French (33)
Spanish (9)
German (5)
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