WorldCat Identities

Williamson, Fred

Works: 125 works in 327 publications in 5 languages and 6,320 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  War films  History  Television adaptations  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Documentary films  Martial arts films 
Roles: Actor, Commentator, Director, Producer, Author, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Fred Williamson
Most widely held works by Fred Williamson
Starsky & Hutch by Todd Phillips( Visual )
7 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 1,457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in the 1970s Bay City, two undercover police detective, Ken "Hutch" Hutchinson and Dave Starsky, always seem to get the toughest cases from their boss, Captain Dobey. They rely on their street informer Huggy Bear and race to the scene of the crimes in their souped-up 1974 Ford Torino hot rod. The two are on their first big case which involves a former college campus drug dealer who has gone on to become a white collar criminal dealing in a new "undetectable" form of cocaine
MASH by Robert Altman( Visual )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
During the Korean War, three U.S. Army surgeons defy military authority when they are not performing their duties
From dusk till dawn by Robert Rodriguez( Visual )
7 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From dusk till dawn (107 min.): The notorious Gekko Brothers, Seth and Richard, are on the run and headed for Mexico to meet with the mysterious "Carlos." Their simple bank robbery ended up killing multiple Texas Rangers. They hijack the mobile home of Minister Jacob Fuller and his family to ensure their safe passage. Their appointed destination is a neon-covered topless bar catering to bikers and truckers who've wandered off the beaten path. Everything seems fine until the bar's staff, band, and patrons turn out to be vampires!
Last ounce of courage by Marshall Teague( Visual )
6 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A small-town war hero is heartbroken when his own son Tom loses his life defending America. Tom left behind a son of his own named Christian, and 14 years later, the young boy and his mother move back to the small town to be with their family for the holidays. Christian disconnects with his grandfather Bob, as they both are going through the pain of losing a dad and losing a son
BaadAsssss cinema a bold look at 70's blaxploitation films ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In this groundbreaking documentary from the Independent Film channel, filmmaker Isaac Julien takes us back to the early 70s and the explosion of blaxploitation films, today one of American cinema's most beloved cult genres. The original guilty pleasure, these fun and energetic films had all the action, comedy, sex and groovy music you could want in two hours worth of entertainment."--Container
Carmen a hip hopera ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A timeless story of desire, passion, and betrayal told through song by a cast of today's hip-hop stars
Black Caesar by Larry Cohen( Visual )
9 editions published between 1973 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fred Williamson is "imposing, tough and unflappable" as a street kid who muscles his way into the big time mob racket
The inglorious bastards by Enzo G Castellari( Visual )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After escaping from a World War II prison camp, a group of condemned American prisoners find themselves volunteering for a mission in Nazi-occupied France
Fist of fear, touch of death ( Visual )
34 editions published between 1977 and 2008 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fist of fear, touch of death: During a martial arts tournament at Madison Square Garden, a reporter interviews various subjects about the life of marial arts legend Bruce Lee. Includes documentary footage and clips from Lee's films
Hell up in Harlem ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1988 and 2001 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this sequel to Black Caesar, Tommy Gibbs (Fred Williamson), after recovering from an assassination attempt, begins campaigning to recover his position as lord of the Harlem underworld
Original gangstas ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 87 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
Active stealth ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Using the latest aerospace technology, the U.S. Army has created the world's first completely undetectable air weapon--the Active Stealth. Deadlier than any other aircraft, it becomes the free world's worst enemy when it is hijacked during a routine training flight
Black cobra ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a successful fashion photographer stumbles upon a hit in progress and snaps a picture of the killers, a police detective is assigned to protect her from the gang known as the Black Cobras
Warriors of the wasteland ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a post-apocalyptic future, the Templars, the remnants of a radical wayward cult, roam the ruins of the world killing anyone that dares to cross their path. Caravans and mercenaries are terrified of the cult, banding together simply to survive and make it to one more day of squalor and iniquity. But then the Templars attack the wrong caravan, and Scorpion and Nadir, two fearless vigilantes, make it their mission to stop the cult by any means necessary
Bucktown ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1975 and 2011 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dean Johnson arrives in Bucktown to bury his murdered brother. He then takes over his brother's bar and everything that comes with it: the good - a foxy local gal, and the bad - a sleazy police force that shakes him down for protection money
Martial arts action pack ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2003 in Undetermined and English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fist of fear, touch of death: A competition is held to name a successor to Bruce Lee. Screaming ninja aka Wang Yu, King of boxing: Follows the adventures of a martial artist. Rage of the master: A martial artist fights tyranny. Snake crane secret: A martial arts secret is sought to unite the civil war-torn Ching Dynasty
Hammer ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After spending his life trying to get off the streets of L.A., ex-Golden Gloves champ B.J. Hammer has finally earned his shot at boxing's big time. Then the mob delivers a heavy blow
Blackjack ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jack, a federal agent, must put his life on the line to save a sexy supermodel he is protecting
South Beach ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two ex-football players concentrate on living the good life in prime Miami Beach. In their spare time, they're private eyes--but their partying lifestyles are thrown for a loop when they accept a mysterious challenge from an exotic beauty
4 film favorites urban action collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Black Belt Jones: Pop Boyd owns a thriving karate school near downtown Los Angeles. Unfortunately, it sits on a piece of land the Mafia wants to acquire to develop its own civic center. When the mob's muscling of Pop leads to tragedy, Black Belt Jones steps forward to exact his individual brand of lighting-charged revenge
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Alternative Names
Williamson, Frederick