WorldCat Identities

Brown, Jim 1936-

Overview
Works: 87 works in 241 publications in 4 languages and 9,504 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  Film adaptations  War films  History  Action and adventure films  Documentary films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Gangster films  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Director, Author, Performer, Author of screenplay, Host
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jim Brown
The dirty dozen by Robert Aldrich( Visual )

14 editions published between 1967 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,070 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve tough criminals will be offered absolution if they undertake a suicide mission into Nazi Germany. Based on E.M. Nathanson's book
He got game by Spike Lee( Visual )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A prisoner is granted a furlough in hopes of persuading his estranged son, the country's top high school basketball player, to attend the governor's alma mater
Mars attacks! by Tim Burton( Visual )

11 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and German and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mean, green invaders from the angry red planet attempt to take over the Earth
The running man by Paul Michael Glaser( Visual )

10 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The year is 2019. Television is now ruling people's lives. The most popular game show is The Running Man, where convicts can win pardons instead of 'parting gifts' by defeating murderous henchmen known as stalkers
I am Ali by Clare Lewins Documentaire( Visual )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An intimate and heart-warming look at the man behind the legend as we've never seen Ali before. The documentary is told through exclusive, unprecedented access to Ali's personal archive of voice recordings combined with touching interviews and testimonials from his inner circle of family and friends, including his daughters, son, ex-wife and brother, plus legends of the boxing community including Mike Tyson, George Foreman and Gene Kilroy
I'm gonna git you sucka by Keenan Ivory Wayans( Visual )

7 editions published between 1988 and 2001 in English and held by 367 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 )

13 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 362 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 )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 270 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
100 rifles( Visual )

5 editions published between 1969 and 2010 in English and held by 228 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 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great World War II era movies projecting the spirit and solidarity of Allied forces in the European and Pacific theaters
Jim Brown All-American( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 204 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
Fingers( Visual )

4 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in English and held by 172 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 by Oliver Stone( Visual )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 159 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 132 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 )

2 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 96 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 85 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 62 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
Slaughter's big rip-off( Visual )

5 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and held by 54 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
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."
Riot( Visual )

4 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While the warden of a state prison is away, the isolation block erupts and 35 of the most violent criminals stage a riot and take over their portion of the prison. Cully Briston, in for five years and awaiting his eventual parole, wants no part of the riot. He impulsively gets involved, defending a prison guard and protecting him from the maniacs in the block. A prison break is planned as knives slash, fists fly, and blood is spilled
 
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Alternative Names
Brown James 1936-....

Brown, James Nathaniel 1936-

Brown, Jim 1936-

Brown Jimmy 1936-....

Džims Brauns

Jim Brown giocatore di football americano e attore statunitense

Jim Brown joueur de football américain

Jim Brown US-amerikanischer Footballspieler und Schauspieler

Браун, Джим футболист, 1936

ג'ים בראון

جيمس ناثانيال براون

جیم براون

짐 브라운

ジム・ブラウン

Languages
English (132)

Spanish (8)

French (3)

German (2)

Covers
He got gameMars attacks!She hate meKelly's heroesOriginal gangstasSlaughterJim: the author's self-centered memoir on the great Jim Brown