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Okonedo, Sophie

Overview
Works: 120 works in 352 publications in 7 languages and 14,956 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Melodrama  Fiction  Disaster films  Action and adventure films  Film and video adaptations  Detective and mystery television programs  Science fiction films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Sophie Okonedo
 
Most widely held works by Sophie Okonedo
Hotel Rwanda by Terry George( Visual )

87 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 3,601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of Paul Rusesabagina, a five-star-hotel manager who uses his wits and persuasion in striving to save more than 1,200 Tutsis and Hutus from being massacred by the Interahamwe militia during the 1994 Rwandan conflict
The secret life of bees by Gina Prince-Bythewood( Visual )

14 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 2,405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lily Owens is a young girl who lives on the peach farm that her abusive father owns. Rosaleen is a black woman hired by Lily's father to be a stand in mother for Lilly. Rosaleen insults some of the biggest racists in their town. Lily and Rosaleen run away to a town Lily believes that her mother once lived in. They go to live with the three Boatwright sisters on their honey farm. She finds solace in their mesmerizing world of beekeeping
After Earth by M. Night Shyamalan( Visual )

16 editions published in 2013 in English and French and held by 1,247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nova Prime has become mankind's new home. Legendary General Cypher Raige returns from an extended tour of duty to his estranged family, ready to be a father to his son, Kitai. When an asteroid storm damages Cypher and Kitai's craft, they crash-land on a now unfamiliar and dangerous Earth. As his father lies dying in the cockpit, Kitai must trek across the hostile terrain to recover their rescue beacon
Martian child by Menno Meyjes( Visual )

10 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David is a widowed science fiction writer who adopts Dennis, a young boy who claims to be from the Red Planet. David believes the child acts strangely in order to process the difficulty he has had in his young life, but soon both David and his sister, Liz, begin to wonder if the boy might be telling the truth
ÆonFlux by Paramount Pictures Corporation (1914-1927)( Visual )

11 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

400 years in the future, after a virus decimates the world population, only one city on Earth remains. Ruled by the Goodchild dynasty, it is a perfect society of peace and prosperity - except that its citizens keep mysteriously disappearing
Alex Rider Operation Stormbreaker by Geoffrey Sax( Visual )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and German and held by 1,088 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alex Rider has been trained since birth for a career as a spy. It's not until his beloved uncle, Ian Rider, dies that Alex learns of his intended purpose in life. At just 14, Alex is not sure he can do all that is required of a super spy. Without much choice he is taken under the wing of Britain's secret intelligence service. The Special Operations Division of the MI6 sends Alex on a mission which could save or cost millions their lives. As Alex embarks on his greatest challenge yet, he learns all is not as it seems. Equipped with super spy training, Alex is prepared to deal with whatever comes his way
Skin by Anthony Fabian( Visual )

17 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 757 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Despite being born to Afrikaner parents, Sandra faces prejudice from her community due to her dark skin and African features. Torn between her family and the man she loves, Sandra must overcome the racial intolerance of her society in this uplifting true story
The Escape Artist( Visual )

5 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Will Burton is a junior barrister of peerless intellect and winning charm, who specializes in spiriting people out of tight legal corners. Much to the aggravation of his courtroom rival, Maggie Gardner, Will has never lost a case. His talents acquit serial killer Liam Foyle of murder, and it is only a matter of time until Foyle kills again
Dirty pretty things by Stephen Frears( Visual )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nigerian exile Okwe and Turkish chambermaid Senay toil at a west London hotel that is full of illegal activity. Late one night Okwe makes a shocking discovery, which creates an impossible dilemma and tests the limits of all they know
Tsunami the aftermath( Visual )

10 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two years ago a Tsunami ravaged the coast of Tailand and hundreds of thousands lost their lives. This story follows a group of people whose lives are irrevocably transformed in the aftermath including: a young couple searching for their child; a Thai survivor who loses his family and tries to prevent developers from seizing the land his village is built on; an Englishwoman whose husband and son are missing; an ambitious reporter; a relief worker; an overwhelmed British official whose faith in the system is torn apart; and a leading Thai meteorologist, whose earlier report detailing the inevitability of a tsunami hitting the affected area was ignored
Oliver Twist( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This gripping tale of Charles Dickens' classic remains faithful to the spirit of the novel while delivering a modern, thrilling, tragic, and occasionally comic edge
The Inspector Lynley mysteries( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This new series of four mysteries includes: Playing for the Ashes, In the Presence of the Enemy, A Suitable Vengeance, and Deception on His Mind
Ace Ventura, when nature calls( Visual )

2 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in Undetermined and English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Africa's the place where Ace is on the case, setting out to rescue an animal he loathes, a bat!"--Container
Criminal justice( Visual )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the second series, woman is charged with stabbing her barrister husband as he lay in bed. The officials investigating the case are in no doubt as to her guilt, though her motives are called into question. As she passes through the British legal system under constant scrutiny, the terrible consequences of her actions become clear
Scenes of a sexual nature( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sex and love. Some seek it, some need it, some spurn it, and some pay for it, but we're all consumed by it. Set on one afternoon on Hampstead Heath, London, the film investigates the intimacies of seven couples
Young soul rebels by Isaac Julien( Visual )

5 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An interracial sex act in the bushes turns into murder, setting off a police investigation and sending controversy into London's black community. A riveting look at the forces of race, class, and sex that reshaped the U.K. just before the Thatcher years
Fatal impacts( Visual )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"During the 19th century, racial categorization took on a pseudoscientific stance. This program shows how the academic racism of the period helped to spread imperialist policies across the globe. Sifting through the "science" of eugenics and its link to social Darwinism, the film juxtaposes the racial hygiene theories of Robert Knox, Francis Galton and Eugen Fischer with with racial warfare in Tasmania, Victorian apathy in famine-wracked India, and--prefacing the Holocaust--horrific German colonization tactics in Namibia. Expert commentary comes from David Dabydeen, Dr. Maria Misra of Oxford University, and Professor Catherine Hall of University College London"--Distributor's website
The colour of money( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Reaching back across the centuries, this program sheds light on historical attitudes toward human differences. It assesses the significance of Biblical narratives, including the "curse of Ham", in the evolution of European concepts of race, and goes on to examine the basis of institutionalized racism - entwined with fervent capitalism - on which the transatlantic slave trade operated. The destruction of America's indigenous civilizations and the dehumanization and exploitation of Africans are studied alongside the writings of Enlightenment philosophers and historians. Experts interviewed include Dr. Orlando Patterson of Harvard University, Dr. Barnor Hesse of Northwestern, and Professor James Walvin of the University of York"--Container
A savage legacy( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This program focuses on a pattern of segregation and genocide evident in King Leopold's Belgian Congo rampages, South Africa's apartheid rule, the terrorism of Jim Crow, and less obvious examples that persist in today's global community. Several renowned authors, including Dr. Michael Eric Dyson of Georgetown University, Dr. Manning Marable of Columbia, and Dr. Kwame Anthony Appiah of Princeton contribute expert commentary"--Container
Doctor Who( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the Doctor lands his TARDIS in the Lancaster town of Lannet in the present, he finds that something is terribly wrong. The people are scared. They don't like going out onto the streets at night, they don't like making too much noise, and they certainly don't like strangers asking questions. What alien force has invaded the town? Why is it watching barmaid Alison Cheney? And what plans does it have for the future of the planet Earth? The Doctor, a time-traveling alien explorer, is sent by his people, the Time Lords, to liberate a small town in England from the tyrannical rule of a race of alien lava creatures called the Shalka. This full-length animated adventure, originally broadcast on-line on the BBC's official Doctor Who web site, is the first adventure of the ninth Doctor, Richard E. Grant
 
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Alternative Names
Sophie Okonedo actrice britannique

Sophie Okonedo aktorka brytyjska

Sophie Okonedo attrice inglese

Sophie Okonedo britische Filmschauspielerin

Sophie Okonedov britsk herečka

Софи Оконедо

סופי אוקונדו

سوفی اوکوندو صداپیشه و بازیگر انگلیسی

소피 오코네도

ソフィー・オコネドー

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Oliver TwistThe Inspector Lynley mysteriesAce Ventura, when nature calls