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Okonedo, Sophie

Overview
Works: 107 works in 311 publications in 7 languages and 15,613 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Action and adventure films  Science fiction films  Comedy films  Detective and mystery films  Melodrama  Fantasy films  Television mini-series 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Sophie Okonedo
 
Most widely held works by Sophie Okonedo
Hotel Rwanda by Terry George( Visual )

14 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in English and held by 3,359 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 )

23 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To escape her lonely life and troubled relationship with her father T-Ray, Lily flees with Rosaleen, her caregiver and friend, to a South Carolina town that holds the secret to her mother's past. Taken in by the intelligent and independent Boatwright sisters, Lily finds solace in their mesmerizing world of beekeeping
After Earth by M. Night Shyamalan( Visual )

18 editions published in 2013 in English and French and held by 1,301 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 )

12 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,210 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 )

21 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

400 years in the future, after a virus kills off 99% of 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. A secret agent/assassin/warrior has been given the mission to bring down the regime. But as she goes deeper into her mission, Aeon uncovers some shocking secrets that put the mission, not to mention her life, in danger
Alex Rider Operation Stormbreaker by Geoffrey Sax( Visual )

9 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and German and held by 1,090 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the death of his uncle, the 14-year-old Alex Rider is forced by the Special Operations Division of Britain's secret intelligence service, MI6, to go on a mission which will save millions of lives
Skin by Anthony Fabian( Visual )

23 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 814 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 679 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 )

21 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Okwe is an illegal immigrant living in London. He was a doctor in his homeland and now works two jobs - during the day as a taxi driver, at night as a hotel desk clerk. When a prostitute tells him there's a mess in one of the hotel's bathrooms, Okwe finds a human heart in the toilet. Using his previous knowledge of medicine, he begins to solve the case of where the heart came from and soon delves into the world of body organ black-markets. He finds that his only friend, Senay, a Turkish illegal immigrant chambermaid, may be next to be used for organ parts
Tsunami the aftermath by Bharat Narulli( Visual )

18 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 480 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 by Coky Giedroyc( Visual )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in German and English and held by 343 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 slap by Jessica Hobbs( Visual )

7 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and German and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At a family barbeque in suburban Melbourne, a man slaps another guest's unruly and disobedient child. Tensions run high in the family when the boy's mother presses assault charges
Ace Ventura, pet detective by James G Robinson( Visual )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 176 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
The hollow crown( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry VI, Parts I and II and Richard III tell the story of an exceptionally turbulent period in British history. These exhilarating and emotionally charged films feature some of Shakespeare's most eloquent and powerful language
Scenes of a sexual nature by Ed Blum( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 133 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
Criminal justice( Visual )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 122 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
Young soul rebels by Isaac Julien( Visual )

6 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 94 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 87 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"--Container
The colour of money( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 81 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
 
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Alternative Names
Sophie Okonedo actrice britannique

Sophie Okonedo aktorka brytyjska

Sophie Okonedo attrice inglese

Sophie Okonedo britische Filmschauspielerin

Sophie Okonedo British actress

Sophie Okonedo Brits actrice

Sophie Okonedová britská herečka

Софи Оконедо

Софі 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 TwistAce Ventura, pet detective