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Snipes, Wesley

Overview
Works: 335 works in 1,099 publications in 7 languages and 24,184 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Fiction  Film sequels  Vampire films  Gangster films 
Roles: Actor, Producer, Performer, Singer, Creator, Narrator, Artist, Interviewee, Host, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Wesley Snipes
Blade by Stephen Norrington ( Visual )
48 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Wesley Snipes stars as the tortured soul Blade -- half man, half immortal. Blade sharpens his lethal skills under the guidance of Whistler (Kris Kristofferson), his mentor, guardian, and fellow hunter of the night. When the bloodthirsty Immortals' lord, Deacon Frost (Stephen Dorff), declares war on the human race, Blade is humanity's last hope for survival." -- Container
Blade II by Guillermo del Toro ( Visual )
36 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The legendary "daywalker" Blade must join forces with a high-powered team of vampires to take on a fearsom threat more deadly than either has seen before. These unlikely allies must stop a race of super-vampires intent on destroying everyone in their path - human or vampire
U.S. Marshals by Stuart Baird ( Visual )
29 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
U.S. Marshal Sam Gerard is accompanying a planeload of convicts from Chicago to New York. The plane crashes spectacularly, and Mark Sheridan escapes. But when the FBI's John Royce is assigned to help Gerard recapture Sheridan, it becomes clear that Sheridan is more than just another murderer
Brooklyn's finest by Antoine Fuqua ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After having endured extremely different career paths, the lives of three disheartened Brooklyn police officers will collide with destiny when they all wind up at the same fatal crime scene
Jungle fever by Spike Lee ( Visual )
36 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in 6 languages and held by 1,045 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A black architect begins an affair with his working class Italian secretary. Their relationship causes them to be scrutinized by their friends, cast out from their families and shunned by their neighbors
Blade Trinity by David S Goyer ( Visual )
29 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,022 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A group of vampires resurrect "Drake" the all-powerful Count Dracula. Teaming up with the Nightstalkers, a group of similar-minded hunters, Blade is ready for battle. A scientist creates a potion that can kill Drake and the entire bloodsucking race
To Wong Foo, thanks for everything, Julie Newmar by Beeban Kidron ( Visual )
24 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 941 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
En route from New York City to Hollywood for a drag queen beauty pageant, Noxeema, Vida and Chi Chi are stranded in a tiny Midwestern town when their 1967 Cadillac breaks down. When their glitz and glamour wake up the sleepy local citizens, the stage is set for an outrageously funny weekend
Rising sun by Philip Kaufman ( Visual )
40 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 875 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Los Angeles cop is called in to investigate the murder of a prostitute in the boardroom of a Japanese-owned company, only to discover a "shadow world" of futuristic technology, ancient ways and confusing loyalties
Demolition man by Marco Brambilla ( Visual )
31 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 2032 archcriminal Simon Phoenix awakes from a 35 year deep freeze in CryoPrison to find a serene, non-violent Los Angeles ready for the taking. Officials seek an old-fashioned cop to fight an old fashioned criminal. They revive Sgt John Spartan
Murder at 1600 ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 764 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Detective Harlan Regis and Secret Service agent Nina Chance are investigating the murder of Carla Town, whose body is found in the White House. The story of murder leads Regis to some dark political secrets and he has to defend the USA and the whole from danger
New Jack City by Mario Van Peebles ( Visual )
29 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 762 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gangster film about a young, rich, smart drug baron who thinks he's untouchable, and the tough, street-smart cops determined to bring him down
Mo' better blues by Spike Lee ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 708 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Talented trumpeter Bleek Gilliam is obsessed by his music and indecisive about his girlfriends Indigo and Clark. But when he is forced to come to the aid of his childhood manager and friend, Bleek finds his world more fragile than he ever imagined"--Container
White men can't jump by Ron Shelton ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 700 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Billy Hoyle and Sidney Deane are an unlikely pair of basketball hustlers. They team up to con their way across the courts of Los Angeles. Together, they play a game that's fast and dangerous
Down in the Delta ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and Italian and held by 664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A troubled single mother from a tough Chicago neighborhood is sent to spend a summer at her family's home in rural Mississippi
Passenger 57 ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and held by 659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The safest way to travel is by air, the FAA says. But the FAA never figured the risk with Charles Rane on board. He's "The Rane of Terror", the insane mastermind behind four recent terrorist attacks. Soon there will be a fifth - and that's bad news for passengers on Flight 163. But there's good news, too: the man in seat 57!
The art of war by Christian Duguay ( Visual )
22 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A special agent working for the United Nations unravels a scheme to disrupt a historic summit in China
The fan by Tony Scott ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A rabid San Francisco Giants fan targets a $40 million player and a game becomes a matter of life and death
America's dream by Paris Barcley ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In "Long black song," a hard-working farmer invests what little he has in a gift for his wife, while back home, she falls for the advances of a traveling salesman. A small-town principal risks his career to defend a young boy's image of a black Christ painted for a state-wide competition in "The boy who painted Christ black." A jazz-joint piano player in "The Reunion" comes to terms with prejudices that have haunted her since childhood, when she is confronted by the source of her pain
King of New York by Abel Ferrara ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in English and French and held by 459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chronicles the downfall of New York drug kingpin Frank White. Frank is a criminal driven by personal demons and an idiosyncratic sense of social justice. Having grown rich via his illegal exploits, Frank decides to give back to the city by building a multi-million dollar hospital in an impoverished neighborhood. He attempts this by joining forces with a Chinatown gangster which, in turn, enrages the local - and very racist - Mafia. Meanwhile, Frank has a hotheaded cop on his back who will do anything to bring him down
Undisputed ( Visual )
17 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Monroe Hutchen was convicted of murder and sentenced to life without parole at the Sweetwater maximum security prison in California. Now, Hutchen boxes behind bars, and he's become the champion of a loosely organized prison fighting circuit. When convicted heavyweight champion "Iceman" Chambers enters Sweetwater, Hutchens finds he has a serious competitor in the same lockup for the first time. After Hutchens challenges the arrogant Chambers to a bout, an aging Mafioso swings a deal that will earn Chambers an early release from prison and pull in a million dollars in bets if the two men will fight
 
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English (394)
French (38)
German (27)
Spanish (22)
Italian (2)
Multiple languages (2)
Czech (1)
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