WorldCat Identities

Kelly, Paula

Overview
Works: 41 works in 96 publications in 3 languages and 5,919 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Musical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Romantic comedy films  Television adaptations  Blaxploitation films  Television comedies  Television mini-series 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Host
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Paula Kelly
Soylent green by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

20 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hideous truth about the secret ingredient of "Soylent Green."
Sweet Charity by Bob Fosse( Visual )

12 editions published between 1968 and 2013 in English and German and held by 796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charity Hope Valentine dreams of old-fashioned romance but gives her heart to one undeserving man after another
The Andromeda strain by Michael Crichton( Visual )

2 editions published between 1971 and 2003 in English and held by 668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A satellite falls back to earth carrying a deadly bacteria that must be identified in time to save the population from extermination
Lost in the stars( Visual )

8 editions published between 1974 and 2008 in English and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stephen Kumalo, a black South African minister, searches the unfamiliar back alleys and shanty towns of Johannesburg for his son, Absalom. But Kumalo's unwavering faith is put to the test when he finds Absalom in jail facing a capital murder charge. Courage, dignity, and sacrifice fall prey to the whirlwind of racist hypocrisy and hollow justice in Absalom's trial. Absalom's reunion and reconciliation with this father, his jailhouse marriage to his pregnant sweetheart, and his heroic determination to tell the truth set the stage for a tragic climax
The women of Brewster Place by Joyce Baucom( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mattie Michael, whose life has been plagued by misfortunes, is alone in a ghetto tenement on Brewster Place. She gradually unites the other tenement women to help them struggle for a new life
The spook who sat by the door( Visual )

6 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in English and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disgusted by tokenism at the C.I.A., a black agent organizes a revolution against the government
Night court( Visual )

4 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unconventional judge presides over a wacky courtroom in the State of New York's Criminal Court
Duke Ellington's Sophisticated ladies by Duke Ellington( Visual )

4 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musical celebration of the music of Duke Ellington featuring thirty-four of Ellington's all-time classics performed by the original Duke Ellington Orchestra and conducted by Mercer Ellington
Zora is my name!( Visual )

4 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of the life of Zora Neale Hurston, who wrote of the folklore of the rural south
Uptown Saturday night( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two men try to recover a winning lottery ticket from the underworld
The Richard Pryor show( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The only four episodes of Richard Pryor's short-lived television show from 1977, plus additional outtakes and footage that network censors would not allow to appear on television
Trouble man( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Cold as ice, hard as steel, and dressed to thrill, a private investigator known only as "Mr. T" (Robert Hooks) is hired by two thugs to find out who's stealing from their gambling operation. Armed with deadly martial arts mastery and an arsenal of weapons, T battles his way through a dangerous maze of violence, turf wars and even murder--while still finding time for the ladies"--Container
Jo Jo Dancer, your life is calling by Richard Pryor( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jo Jo Dancer, a well-known comedian, buckles under the pressures of success and suffers a life-threatening accident. Forced to examine his life, the film follows Jo Jo's compelling past through four decades
4 film favorites( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Omega Man: Biological war has decimated life on earth. Los Angeles is a windswept ghost town where Robert Neville tools his convertible through sunlit streets, foraging for supplies. And makes damn sure he gets undercover before sundown, when other 'inhabitants' emerge
Louis Armstrong : the king of jazz by Louis Armstrong( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Video includes vintage performances of Louis Armstrong with both big bands and small groups. In addition are television and movie clips featuring Louis with a variety of other performers
Drum by Louise Nevelson( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Hammond Maxwell is the son of a slave owner who buys Drum and Blaise from Drum's mother who is the hostess of a bordello. Drum's girlfriend Regine is also purchased to be a mistress for Maxwell, but Augusta Chauvet, who has designs on him is opposed to that plan. After stoically enduring all the indignities he can take, Drum finally snaps and a violent slave revolt follows."--TCM website
4 film favorites( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uptown Saturday night: Friends Steve and Wardell visit an illegal gambling club, where they are held up and Steve's wallet is stolen. They learn that the wallet contains a winning lottery ticket, and they go on a desperate search to find it
Singin' and swingin' by Modernaires (Musical group)( Recording )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Glenn Miller : Limited edition by Glenn Miller( Recording )

in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Chesterfield broadcasts, volume 2 by Glenn Miller( Recording )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Sweet Charity
Alternative Names
Paula Kelly actrice américaine

Paula Kelly Amerikaans actrice

Paula Kelly amerikansk skådespelare

Paula Kelly amerikansk skodespelar

Paula Kelly amerikansk skuespiller

Paula Kelly US-amerikanische Schauspielerin und Fotomodell

Паула Келли

پائولا کلی بازیگر آمریکایی

ポーラ・ケリー

寶拉·凱利

Languages
English (69)

German (2)

French (1)

Covers
4 film favorites