WorldCat Identities

Reid, Tim 1944-

Overview
Works: 134 works in 245 publications in 2 languages and 7,962 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  History  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Juvenile works  Television comedies  Television series  Film adaptations 
Roles: Director, Producer, Actor, Author of screenplay, Performer, Host, Commentator, Narrator
Classifications: PN1992.8.A34, 791.4572
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Tim Reid
Color adjustment ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and held by 996 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This study of prejudice and perception traces over forty years of race relations in America through the lens of prime time TV entertainment. Black actors Esther Rolle, Diahann Carroll, Denise Nicholas, and Tim Reid and Hollywood producers Norman Lear, Steve Bochco and David Wolper reveal the behind-the-scenes story of how prime time was "integrated." Revisiting such popular hits as Amos and Andy, Beulah, The Nat King Cole Show, Julia, I Spy, Good Times and Roots, viewers see how bitter racial conflict was absorbed into the non-controversial formats of the prime time series
Once upon a time-- when we were colored by Tom Reid ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 984 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the story of growing up in the segregation-era South, in a community that faced adversity and held together with amazing dignity and grace
Stephen King's It by Stephen King ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and held by 909 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It can be anything. A fanged monster that won't stay on the movie screen. Something ominous lurking in the basement. A malevolent force in a small New England town takes the shape of a clown, but It isn't clowning around. Instead, It terrifies youngsters with their innermost fears, bringing some to their untimely doom -- until a group of wily neighborhood kids fight back. Thirty years later the evil resurfaces: meaner, angrier, deadlier. And the friends who vividly remember the terrors of their youth reunite to make a desperate stand against It
Ten things every child needs ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shows how brain development in children up to age three is influenced by such things as interaction, touch, stable relationships, safe environments, self-esteem, quality child care, play, communication, music, and reading
You must remember this ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in English and held by 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ella, a budding young basketball star, discovers that her beloved great-uncle, now a barber, was one of Hollywood's first black film directors! She learns of the indignities he suffered because of racism as he tried to practice the craft of filmmaking in the 1940's
The reading room ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fulfilling his beloved wife's dying wish, a man restores an abandoned building they own into a reading room for a depressed community notorious for its ineffectual high school and street gangs. He is determined to give them a sense of self-respect
Race to freedom the underground railroad ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1993 and 2001 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is the dramatic story of four slaves who escape from a cotton plantation in the South and travel along a clandestine network of escape routes, known as "the underground railroad", to freedom in Canada
WKRP in Cincinnati ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Join WKRP's hilarious staff--program director Andy Travis, deejays Dr. Johnny Fever and Venus Flytrap, neurotic newsman Les Nessman, sultry receptionist Jennifer Marlowe and the rest--both on and off the air as they take their floundering station from hard times to hard rock
The Richard Pryor show by Richard Pryor ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1977 and 2004 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One of the most talked-about comedy shows ever, this hilarious collection of classic laughs became a legend during its showings on NBC
Stephen King's It by Stephen King ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1993 and 1998 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It can be anything. A fanged monster that won't stay on the movie screen. Something ominous lurking in the basement. A malevolent force in a small New England town takes the shape of a clown, but It isn't clowning around. Instead, It terrifies youngsters with their innermost fears, bringing some to their untimely doom -- until a group of wily neighborhood kids fight back. Thirty years later the evil resurfaces: meaner, angrier, deadlier. And the friends who vividly remember the terrors of their youth reunite to make a desperate stand against It
Dead bang by John Frankenheimer ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1989 and 1999 in English and French and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Detective Jerry Beck's life is on the skids: his wife has left him, his apartment is a dump, and he's been drinking too much. The one thing that he has going for him is his work as a good cop, but even that quality is questioned by authorities who don't like his hard-driving ways; then his instinct for trouble puts him on the trail of a gang of murderous white supremacists
Student power and the Canadian campus by Tim Reid ( Book )
3 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Teaching responsible behavior ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Using dramatized vignettes and narration the program presents practical advice to help parents correct their pre-adolescent or teenage children's misbehavior, teach realistic and achievable goal-setting, and foster the taking of responsibility for homework and household chores. Step-by-step preventive teaching techniques including writing contracts and holding family meetings are described and illustrated
Asunder ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chance and his very pregnant wife, Roberta, happily board a Ferris wheel with their best friends Michael and his fashion designer wife, Lauren, when a freak accident strikes, and Roberta and the baby are killed. Michael and Lauren welcome Chance into their luxurious home to grieve. Soon Lauren reveals that she recently had a secret abortion because she did not know if the child was Michael's or Chance's. Grief-stricken and jealous, Chance starts stalking Lauren and doing everything in his power to wreck her marriage
The wonderful Wizard of Oz 25th anniversary collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The wonderful Wizard of Oz: Follow the yellow-brick road! A faithful feature-length animated adaptation of L. Frank Baum's imaginative fairy tale containing scenes from the book not included in the MGM classic from 1939
Sister, sister ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Accidentally meeting after a 14-year separation, teenage twins Tia and Tamera vow never to be parted again. Convincing their adoptive single parents that both families would be better off living together under the same roof, the girls begin their new lives, together again for the first time since birth
Sister, sister ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Confusion continues to reign in the Campbell and Landry household as newly reunited twins Tia and Tamera join forces to drive their adoptive single parents crazy as they switch places, jobs, boyfriends and more
For real ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The man who has everything is about to meet the girl who wants it all! Se in the vibrant world of urban music, fate force Mac, a highly sophisticated entertainment lawyer, to take in his housekeeper and her wayward granddaughter CeCe. He becomes her guardian and is forced to take this diamond in the rought and help her become somebody. What ensues is a battle between Old School Style and New School Flava"--Container
Through our own eyes by Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Uses alumni interviews and historical documents, photographs and news footage to relate the history of Virginia State University and African-American struggles for education and civil rights
Black wheels ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Black Wheels highlights the contributions and achievements of African-Americans in motor sports from the 1920s to the present. Most race fans are unaware that among those moonshine runners driving like maniacs, outrunning the authorities transporting their "product" to the public were many African Americans, some of whom went on to form their own racing organization in 1924, the "Gold And Glory" circuit. Drivers profiled include Charlie Wiggins, Wendell Scott, Sr., Joie Ray, Randy Bethea, Willy T. Ribbs, and Bill Lester, along with many crewmembers, team owners, and NASCAR officials. The history of African-American competitors in American motor sports is proudly presented, while some current and future participants are introduced
 
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