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Jones, James Earl

Overview
Works: 442 works in 1,617 publications in 6 languages and 78,490 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Biography  History  Nature films  Educational films  Film and video adaptations  Religious films  Bible films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Singer, Interviewee, Author, Host, Author of introduction, Other, nar
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about James Earl Jones
 
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The lion king by Walt Disney( Visual )

47 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 5,115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Embark on an extraordinary coming-of-age adventure as Simba, a lion cub who cannot wait to be king, searches for his destiny in the great 'Circle of Life'"--Container
Field of dreams by Phil Alden Robinson( Visual )

51 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 3,736 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspired by a mysterious voice, Iowa farmer Ray Kinsella constructs a baseball diamond in the middle of his cornfield
The hunt for Red October by Jerry Sherlock( Visual )

37 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and Multiple languages and held by 2,879 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A new Soviet sub, the Red October, is heading for the U.S. coast. Government experts think it is planning to attack- that is, all the experts but one. He thinks the sub's commander is planning to defect, but he has only a few hours to find the sub and prove his theory
Star wars by George Lucas( Visual )

23 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 2,449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Luke Skywalker leaves his desert home planet to rescue Princess Leia and become a Jedi knight
The Sandlot by David Mickey Evans( Visual )

28 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 2,402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifth-grader Scotty Smalls has just moved into town with his parents. The local kids call him a Dork because he can't even throw a baseball. That changes when the leader of the neighborhood gang recruits him to play on the nearby sandlot field. It's the beginning of a magical summer of baseball, wild adventures, first kisses, and fearsome confrontations with the dreaded Beast and its owner who live behind the left field fence. Soon nine boys have become best friends, Scotty is part of a team, and their leader has become a local legend
Clear and present danger by Phillip Noyce( Visual )

20 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and held by 1,970 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

CIA deputy intelligence director, Jack Ryan, finds recovering laundered drug money from the Colombian cartel isn't as dangerous as the power games in the nation's capitol
Dr. Strangelove, or, How I learned to stop worrying and love the bomb by Stanley Kubrick( Visual )

19 editions published between 1963 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,762 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dark comedy masterpiece from Stanley Kubrick. Chaos erupts when a general orders an attack on the Russians, which subsequently will trigger the Russian 'Doomsday Device.' The President and his aides struggle to find a way to stop the impending doom
Earth by Mark Linfield( Visual )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 1,707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of three animal families on a journey across our planet (polar bears, elephants, and humpback whales). It captures rare footage of nature's wildest and most elusive animals
Unforgivable blackness the rise and fall of Jack Johnson by Ken Burns( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 1,573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Jack Johnson, who was the first African American boxer to win the Heavyweight Champion of the World. Includes his struggles in and out of the ring and his desire to live his life as a free man in race-obsessed America
Star Wars( Visual )

20 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and held by 1,526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Darth Vader and the Empire are building a new, indestructible Death Star. Meanwhile, Han Solo has been imprisoned, and Luke Skywalker has sent R2D2 and C3PO to try and free him. Princess Leia, disguised as a bounty hunter, and Chewbacca go along as well. The final battle takes place on the moon of Endor, with its natural inhabitants, the Ewoks, lending a hand to the rebels
Patriot games by Phillip Noyce( Visual )

13 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 1,451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A former CIA analyst vacationing with his family in London helps thwart a terrorist attack on a memeber of the Royal Family and becomes the target of the terrorist whose brother he killed
Matewan by John Sayles( Visual )

26 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 1,417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A labor leader seeking to organize the workers of a company town sets off a powderkeg of racial hostility, corruption and betrayal in this tale of the bitter clash between unionist miners and the tyrannical coal company owners in West Virginia in the 1920's
Cry, the beloved country by Darrell Roodt( Visual )

29 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A black minister and white land owner are united by a tragedy, with the potential for further hatred or healing
The Lion King II Simba's pride( Visual )

14 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and Polish and held by 1,311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simba's Pride continues where The Lion King left off. Simba's headstrong daughter, Kiara, runs off to the Outlands and falls in love with Kovu, a young cub chosen to walk in Scar's paw prints. Will love find a way to bring the two feuding worlds together as one?
Disney's American legends( Visual )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 1,287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Compilation of four animated short films profiling legendary figures in American history. John Henry goes up against a machine with his hammer to help build America's railroads; Casey Jones, the brave engineer delivers the U.S. mail in record-breaking time; Johnny Appleseed plants apple trees across America to benefit the early pioneers; Paul Bunyan, the giant lumberjack, clears the land for American settlers
Star Wars trilogy by George Lucas( Visual )

13 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science fiction tales of derring-do, heroism and romance. Set in the future, they relate the adventures of Princess Leia, Luke Skywalker and Han Solo as they battle the forces of the evil Imperial Army
Jesus of Nazareth by Franco Zeffirelli( Visual )

14 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in English and held by 1,139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A film depicting the life of Christ from birth through resurrection
Merlin by Steve Barron( Visual )

18 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and French and held by 1,138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legend of King Arthur, this time, from the perspective of the King's Wizard, Merlin. Merlin is a creature born of pagan magic, living in a world converting to Christianity. Merlin is beside Arthur as he gains Excalibur, builds Camelot and is betrayed by his wife, Guinevere. Merlin and Arthur are both menaced by the plots of Morgan Le Fey, her son by Arthur, Mordred, and their cohorts. Through it all, Merlin tries to keep Arthur from the destructive path set by fate
Coming to America by Shari Headley( Visual )

14 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 1,043 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pampered African Prince Akeem is a rebel who is against an arranged marriage and heads to Queens, New York to find a new bride. His regal father agrees to allow the prince 40 days to roam the U.S., sending the prince's faithful retainer Semmi along to make sure nothing untoward happens. To avoid fortune hunters, Prince Akeem conceals his true identity and gets a "regular" guy job at a fast-food restaurant
Our friend, Martin( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 903 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Authentic historical footage is blended with colorful animations as students learn about the civil rights leader who challenged all Americans to turn his dream of freedom into reality
 
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Dr. Strangelove, or, How I learned to stop worrying and love the bomb
Alternative Names
Džejms Erl Džouns

Earl Jones, James

Earl Jones, James 1931-...

Iacobus Earl Jones

James Earl Jones acteur amricain

James Earl Jones afro-amerikanischer Schauspieler

James Earl Jones Amerikaans acteur

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James Earl Jones attore statunitense

James Earl Jones yhdysvaltalainen nyttelij

Jones, James E.

Jones, James E. Jr

Jones, James Earl Boggins 1931-

Jones, Todd

Τζέιμς Ερλ Τζόουνς

Джеймс Ърл Джоунс

Джонс, Джеймс Эрл

Џејмс Ерл Џоунс

ג'יימס ארל ג'ונס

جيمس إيرل جونز

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The SandlotClear and present dangerDr. Strangelove, or, How I learned to stop worrying and love the bombPatriot gamesMatewanJesus of NazarethMerlin