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Smits, Jimmy

Works: 402 works in 847 publications in 5 languages and 24,293 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Television series  Television programs  Television crime shows  Biographical fiction  Film adaptations  Historical fiction  Romantic comedy films  Television cop shows 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Host, Artist, Proofreader, Author
Classifications: PQ7297.F793, 791.4575
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Jimmy Smits
The Jane Austen Book Club by Kathy Baker( Visual )

10 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 1,717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of six friends, in Sacramento, gather to distract themselves from loss - a newly dumped Sylvia, Prudie's repressed disappointment, or Jocelyn, who has a life of unrealized dreams. All are devoted Jane Austen fans, except the lone man, Grigg, who has an ulterior motive for joining the chick-lit gang. There's plenty of pride (Prudie), prejudice (Jocelyn), sense (Sylvia), and sensibility (Sylvia's daughter Allegra). Throw in a fair amount of persuasion. Relationships and alliances unfold over the months
My family = Mi familia by Gregory Nava( Visual )

19 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A powerful, three-generation epic saga of the Sanchez family as told by the eldest son. From the very beginnings of his father's adventurous journey from Mexico to California in the 1920s, to his brother Chucho's tragic rebellion of the 1950s, to the stark realities of modern day, the struggle to live the American dream is sometimes darkened but never diminished"--Container
Dexter by Jeffry P Lindsay( Visual )

5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dexter is back with a new take on taking life. He is ready to put the past behind him, until a high-profile case sides him with powerful Assistant DA Miguel Prado, and the pressure might be too great for even Dexter to hack
Sons of Anarchy by Charlie Hunnam( Visual )

5 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 843 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reeling from the death of the woman he loves, Jax Teller steers SAMCRO full-throttle down the hell-bound road to revenge, allowing nothing to stand in his way. The streets of Charming run red with blood as shifting alliances and fatal mistakes lead to chaos, betrayal, and all-out murder. The body count soars, and dark secrets give way to darker truths, until the only question remaining is who will live, and who will die?
The West Wing( Visual )

13 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The presidential race is on, with Senator Arnold Vinick as the Republican frontrunner and Matthew Santos vying for the hotly contested Democratic presidential nomination
The West Wing( Visual )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 790 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This season chronicles the transition between the administration of President Bartlet and the race for the new presidency between Congressman Santos and Senator Vinick
Latin music USA( Visual )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Latin music USA highlights the great American music created by Latinos, and celebrates the Latin rhythms at the heart of jazz, rock, country, and rhythm and blues. It's a fresh take on American musical history, reaching across five decades to portray the rich mix of sounds created by Latinos and embraced by all
The Tommyknockers by Stephen King( Visual )

30 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman in a small New England town stumbles across a strange object buried behind her house and releases a long sleeping ancient evil
Old Gringo by Luis Puenzo( Visual )

26 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When school teacher, Harriet Winslow (Jane Fonda) swaps her unrewarding life in america for a new life in mexico, the last thing she expects is to get caught up in the middle of the mexican revolution. Kidnapped by revolutionaries, she falls for the charms of the fiery young General Tomas Arroyo (Jimmy Smits – tv's NYPD Blue) and soon embarks on a passionate love affair with him. Further friendships are forged when american author Ambrose “old gringo” Bierce (Gregory Peck) arrives on the scene. With the knowledge that he is dying, Bierce is keen to keep his identity a secret, wishing to determine his own fate. As two cultures merge, three lives become inexplicably drawn together as they face love, death and war in the adventure of a lifetime
The Million Dollar Hotel by Wim Wenders( Visual )

25 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a downtown fleabag hotel, a media mogul's son has died and FBI agent Skinner (Gibson) has been brought in to find the murderer among the hotel's guests
Bless the child( Visual )

15 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When her sister suddenly disappears, Maggie must take care of her sister's autistic daughter, Cody. But after her sister returns with a mysterious cult leader and abducts Cody, Maggie discovers that Cody possesses extraordinary powers--powers that forces of evil have waited centuries to control
NYPD Blue( Visual )

7 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drama set at the 15th Precinct in New York City portrays the work and personal lives of police officers
Roberto Clemente( Visual )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of an exceptional baseball player and committed humanitarian, who challenged racial discrimination to become baseball's first Latino superstar. The film features interviews with David Maraniss, George F. Will, Clemente's wife Vera, Orlando Cepeda, and former teammates, to present an intimate and revealing portrait of a man whose passion and grace made him a legend.--Container
Latin music USA( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video focused on Latin music artists in Chicago was originally part of a series called Latin music USA which highlights the great American music created by Latinos, and celebrates the Latin rhythms at the heart of jazz, rock, country, and rhythm and blues
Happily ever after : fairy tales for every child( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mother Goose: Merriment takes place in Mother Gooseberg Land, where Old King Cole reigns over the likes of Little Miss Muffet, Georgie Porgie, and the rest of the gang. Pinocchio: "George" and he puppet "Pinoak" play with their insect friend, a termite named "Woody, ". The pied piper: Seductive music is played to woo the children of Hamelin. The selfish King of Hamelin loves to count his money. The golden goose: A simple chore of chopping trees turns into a life lesson for a trio of peasant brothers
Star wars by George Lucas( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Torn between loyalty to his mentor, Obi-Wan Kenobi, and the seductive powers of the Sith, Anakin Skywalker ultimately turns his back on the Jedi. This begins his complete journey to the dark side and his transformation into Darth Vader
Mother and child Mati in hči by Mary Cassatt( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poignant look at the female body and it's relationship to the universal soul's journey
The old gringo by Carlos Fuentes( Book )

2 editions published in 1989 in Undetermined and English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

When school teacher Harriet Winslow (Jane Fonda) goes to Mexico to teach, she is kidnapped by Gen. Tomas Arroyo (Jimmy Smits) & his revolutionaries. An aging American, Ambrose "Old Gringo" Bierce (Gregory Peck) also in Mexico, befriends Gen. Arroyo & meets Harriet. Bierce is a famous writer, who knowing that he is dying, wishes to keep his identity secret so he can determine his own fate. Though he likes Arroyo, Bierce tries to provoke the General's anger whenever possible in an attempt to get himself killed, thus avoiding suffering through his illness. Winslow is intrigued by both Bierce and Arroyo, and the men are in turn attracted to her. She becomes romantically involved with Arroyo. When Winslow learns of Bierce's true identity (a writer whose work she has loved and respected for years), she is single mindedly determined to fulfill his dying wish.--E.W. DesMarais
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Alternative Names
Jimmy Smits acteur américain

Jimmy Smits actor estadounidense

Jimmy Smits actor estatunidenc

Jimmy Smits aktor amerykański

Jimmy Smits Amerikaans acteur

Jimmy Smits amerikansk skådespelare

Jimmy Smits amerikansk skodespelar

Jimmy Smits amerikansk skuespiller

Jimmy Smits attore e produttore cinematografico statunitense

Jimmy Smits US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Jimmy Smits yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

Τζίμι Σμιτς

Смитс, Джимми

ג'ימי סמיטס

ג'ימי סמיטס שחקן אמריקאי

جيمي سميتس

جيمي سميتس ممثل أمريكي

جیمی اسمیتس بازیگر آمریکایی

지미 스미츠



English (162)

Spanish (19)

French (6)

German (4)

Italian (2)

Roberto ClementeFamous people of Hispanic heritage