WorldCat Identities

Brown, Jim 1936-

Overview
Works: 172 works in 322 publications in 4 languages and 8,231 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  History  Film adaptations  Gangster films  Fiction  Parodies, imitations, etc  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Comedy films  Documentary-style films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Director, Host, Author of screenplay, Vocalist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jim Brown
The dirty dozen by Robert Aldrich ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1967 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twelve tough criminals will be offered absolution if they undertake a suicide mission into Nazi Germany
Mars attacks! by Tim Burton ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and German and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Little green men from Mars attack Earth in an attempt to wipe out the human race. Earth fights back with an unexpected weapon. Take that, Martians!
The running man by Paul Michael Glaser ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Los Angeles in the year 2017 has become a police state in the wake of the global economy's total collapse. In 2019 The Running Man is the top-rated TV show, where condemned criminals are given a chance for freedom by running through a gauntlet of heavily armed killers known as Stalkers. Ben Richards, an ex-cop wrongly convicted of the massacre of unarmed civilians, must try and survive the Stalkers
I'm gonna git you sucka by Keenan Ivory Wayans ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1988 and 2001 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this ultra-slick, urban action comedy Mr. Slade comes out of retirement along with Jack Spade to try to clean up Mr. Big's neighborhood from crimes, drugs and the over use of gold chains as they take on the local gang boss in his hangout, the Big Brim Bar
Radiant city ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Go on an outing to the 'burbs. Amidst the fresh foundations of monster homes, surrealist filmmaker Gary Burns and journalist Jim Brown explore the dark side of suburbia and create a provocative reflection on why we live the way we do. Shows a Canadian family as they struggle with existential despair and are exasperated by the drabness of their suburban locale
She hate me by Spike Lee ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Executive John Henry "Jack" Armstrong gets fired when he blows the whistle on his bosses' business dealings. Desperate to make a living, he accepts his lesbian ex-girlfriend's offer for cash to impregnate her and soon he has a line seeking his services
Jim Brown All-American ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Spike Lee directs this moving portrait of Jim Brown and his days in the spotlight, first making football history as one of the 20th century's greatest athletes, and later as the star of numerous Hollywood features
100 rifles ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1969 and 2010 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Yaqui Joe, an Indian, robs a bank to buy guns for his people who are being oppressed by a cruel military government. When he flees to Mexico, he's pursued by an American lawman who has sworn to bring him back. Both become allies and, with the help of Sarita, take up the cause of the Indians to help them live in freedom and dignity
War movies WWII collection ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Great World War II era movies projecting the spirit and solidarity of Allied forces in the European and Pacific theaters
Fingers ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Jimmy Fingers lives in two worlds. In one, he's a supremely talented pianist with Carnegie Hall aspirations. In the other, he's a brutal collector who violently squeezes anyone who reneges on debts owed [to] his mobbish, loan-shark father. Jimmy is a house divided. His dual life will come crashing in on him"--Container
Any given Sunday ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When the star quarterback of the Miami Sharks is injured halfway through the season, the unknown Willie Beamen must step up and take the team all the way to the play-offs, while battling egos with his hot-headed coach and the rest of the team
Kelly's heroes by Brian G Hutton ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The dirty dozen: Twelve tough criminals are offered absolution if they undertake a suicide mission into Nazi Germany
Dark of the sun by Jack Cardiff ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in English and French and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A mercenary unit rolling on a steam train across the Congo, headed for the dual tasks of rescuing civilians imperiled by rebels and recovering a cache of diamonds
Original gangstas ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Williamson is Bookman, a former hood who made it to the big time with his smooth football moves. But when the gang he founded in his hometown starts shooting up the wrong people -- including his father -- he returns to the old turf, rounds up some of his own posse and begins an all-out street war to clean up the neighborhood
Slaughter ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Slaughter, an ex-Green Beret Captain from Cleveland, takes on the Mexican gangsters who killed his parents. He then finds himself the pawn of Federal agents who are also after the mob
20 WWII movies ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Great World War II era movies projectin the spirit and solidarity of Allied forces in the European and Pacific theaters
Slaughter's big rip-off ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Slaughter, the ex-Green Beret captain, is still battling the mob, this time it is the L.A. branch headed by Duncan. He agrees to help Detective Reynolds by obtaining Duncan's payroll file, but when his girlfriend is taken hostage, Slaughter is forced to take direct action
Country women in music : man, I feel like a woman by Jim Brown ( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Take a hard ride ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A cowboy, played by Jim Brown, pledges to take the proceeds from a cattle herd sale in Texas to his boss' family in Montana and encounters thieves and killers on the way
El Condor ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1860's Mexico, two escaped convicts who don't always agree let nothing stop their joint attempt to break into the Mexican national gold reserve fortress "El Condor."
 
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Alternative Names
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Languages
English (119)
Spanish (8)
French (7)
German (2)
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