WorldCat Identities

Freeman, Morgan

Works: 1,120 works in 3,798 publications in 9 languages and 138,388 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Juvenile works  Documentary films  Film and video adaptations  Sports films  Historical films  Military history  Wildlife films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Singer, Host, Interviewee, Author, Director, osp, Speaker, Other, Creator, Author of screenplay
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Morgan Freeman
The Shawshank redemption by Frank Darabont( Visual )

98 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 4,921 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two convicts, one white and one black, never give up the dream of freedom, and together they turn hope and friendship into an uplifting bond no prison can ever take away
Unforgiven by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

101 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 4,485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two retired, down-on-their luck outlaws pick up their guns one last time to collect a bounty offered by the vengeful prostitutes of the remote Wyoming town of Big Whiskey
Glory by Edward Zwick( Visual )

65 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 4,484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two idealistic young Bostonians lead the 54th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, America's first Black regiment in the Civil War
The dark knight by Christopher Nolan( Visual )

52 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,053 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the help of Lieutenant Jim Gordon and District Attorney Harvey Dent, Batman raises the stakes on his war on crime and sets out to dismantle the remaining criminal organizations that plague the city streets. The partnership proves to be effective, but they soon find themselves prey to a reign of chaos unleashed by a rising criminal mastermind known to the terrified citizens of Gotham as The Joker. The Joker, whose eerie grin, laughter, and inhuman morality makes him dangerous. Batman seeks to stop the mysterious Joker at all costs. He has no method at all and seeks to see the world plunge into the fire he has yet to light. But, Batman has come to represents the symbol of hope
March of the penguins by Luc Jacquet( Visual )

42 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 3,998 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Every year, thousands of Antarctica's emperor penguins make an astonishing journey to breed their young. They walk - marching day and night in single file 70 miles into the darkest, driest and coldest continent on Earth ... Breathtaking photography captures the transcendent beauty and staggering drama of devoted parent penguins who, in the fierce polar winter, take turns guarding their egg and trekking to the ocean in search of food. Predators hunt them, storms lash at them. But the safety of their adorable chicks makes it all worthwhile."--Container
Million dollar baby by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

116 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 3,842 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A male boxing trainer attempts to help a young female boxer achieve her dream of becoming a professional
Amistad by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

99 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 3,769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a true story, the movie chronicles the story of a group of enslaved Africans who overcome their captors and attempt to return to their homeland. When the ship is seized, the captive Africans are brought to trial in the United States, this is the story of that courtroom battle
Driving Miss Daisy by Alfred Uhry( Visual )

59 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 3,570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1948, Miss Daisy Werthan, an elderly, cranky ex-school teacher from Atlanta, crashes her new Packard through a retaining wall into her neighbor's yard. Her concerned son Boolie reasons she no longer is able to drive herself, and over her strenuous objections hires the gentle, tactful, and wily black widower Hoke Colburn to be her chauffeur. As a Jew, Miss Daisy is also the victim of prejudice, and she gradually overcomes her subconscious bigotry to see Hoke as a true friend. Beginning in frostiness, their slow changing relationship mirrors the changing racial climate in the south through the burgeoning of civil rights movement
The Civil War by Ken Burns( Visual )

11 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in English and held by 3,240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An epic documentary bringing life to America's most destructive - and defining - conflict. Here is the saga of celebrated generals and the ordinary soldiers. A heroic and transcendent president and a country that had to divide itself in two in order to become one again
Invictus by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

46 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,884 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1994, having been released from his long imprisonment, Nelson Mandela is elected as the first president of post-apartheid South Africa. Racial tension runs high, even in the president's offices, and especially among the members of his half black, half Afrikaner security team. As hosts of the 1995 Rugby World Cup, South Africa's low ranked national team, the Springboks, have a berth in the tournament. Mandela begins makeing public appearances supporting the team, and meets privately with captain Francois Pienaar, encouraging him to inspire his teammates to victory. The Springboks' new slogan is "One team, One nation." President Mandela is betting that if they win the Cup, it might even be a bit true
Batman begins by Christopher Nolan( Visual )

25 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 2,801 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a boy a young Bruce Wayne watched in horror as his millionaire parents were slain in front of his eyes. This trauma led him to become obsessed with revenge. After disappearing to the East where he seeks counsel with a ninja cult leader, he returns to his now decaying Gotham City. The City is now overrun by organized crime and dangerous individuals manipulating the system. The discovery of a cave under his mansion, and a prototype armoured suit leads him to take on a new persona. He becomes Batman and strikes fear into the hearts of men who do wrong. With the help of rising cop Jim Gordon, Batman sets out to take down the various criminal schemes that have been set in motion by individuals such as mafia don Falcone, the twisted doctor/drug dealer Jonathan 'The Scarecrow' Crane, and a mysterious third party that is quite familiar with Wayne and waiting to strike when the time is right
The dark knight rises by Christopher Nolan( Visual )

35 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 2,548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It has been eight years since Batman vanished into the night, turning, in that instant, from hero to fugitive. Assuming the blame for the death of D.A. Harvey Dent, the Dark Knight sacrificed everything for what he and Commissioner Gordon both hoped was the greater good. For a time the lie worked, as criminal activity in Gotham City was crushed under the weight of the anti-crime Dent Act
The bucket list by Warner Brothers Home Video( Visual )

32 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 2,509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Corporate billionaire Edward Cole and working class mechanic Carter Chambers have nothing in common, except they both have been diagnosed with terminal illnesses. While sharing a hospital room together, they decide to make a Bucket List of all the things they have ever wanted to do before they die. In the process of completing the list, both of them heal each other, become unlikely friends, and ultimately find the joy in life
The LEGO Movie by Chris Pratt( Visual )

17 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 2,367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emmet, an ordinary, rules-following, perfectly average LEGO minifigure is mistakenly identified as the most extraordinary person and the key to saving the world. He is drafted into a fellowship of strangers on an epic quest to stop an evil tyrant, a journey for which Emmet is hopelessly and hilariously underprepared
Dolphin tale by Morgan Freeman( Visual )

32 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 2,362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspired by the amazing true story of a brave dolphin and the compassionate strangers who banded together to save her life. Swimming free, a young dolphin is caught in a crab trap, severely damaging her tail. She is rescued and transported to the Clearwater Marine Hospital, where she is named Winter. But her fight for survival has just begun. Without a tail, Winter's prognosis is dire
Bruce Almighty by Tom Shadyac( Visual )

24 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and German and held by 2,280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bruce Nolan is a discontented TV reporter who believes the entire universe is stacked against him. After a bad day, Bruce flies into a rage and blames God for making his life so miserable. God responds by endowing Bruce with all of His divine powers and challenges him to take on "The Big Job" to see if he can do it any better
Red by Robert Schwentke( Visual )

32 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frank is a former black-ops CIA agent living a quiet life alone, until the day a hit squad shows up to kill him. With his identity compromised, Frank reassembles his old team; Joe, Marvin, and Victoria, and sets out to prove that they still have a few tricks up their sleeves. Stand back and watch the bullets fly in this explosive action-comedy
Se7en by David Fincher( Visual )

127 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 2,200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A psychological thriller about two detectives on the trail of a serial killer who chooses his victims according to the seven deadly sins
The sum of all fears by Phil Alden Robinson( Visual )

24 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,917 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

CIA agent Jack Ryan finds himself in a race against time to stop terrorists who plan to ignite a war between the U.S. and Russia by detonating a nuclear bomb at the Super Bowl game
Gone baby gone by Ben Affleck( Visual )

34 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,876 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amanda McCready is a 4-year-old who has disappeared from her Boston home. The police make little headway in solving the case, so the girl's aunt hires Patrick Kenzie and Angie Gennaro, private detectives. They freely admit that they have little experience with this type of case, but the family wants them for two reasons: they're not cops and they know the tough neighborhood in which they all live. As the case progresses, Patrick and Angie must face drug dealers, gangs, and pedophiles, and ultimately a moral dilemma that tears them apart
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March of the penguins
Alternative Names
Freeman, Morgan 1937-

Freeman, Morgan J.

Morgan Freeman acteur amricain

Morgan Freeman aktor i reżyser amerykański

Morgan Freeman Amerikaans acteur

Morgan Freeman amerikansk skdespelare och regissr

Morgan Freeman attore statunitense

Morgan Freeman US-amerikanischer Schauspieler und Oscar-Preistrger

Morgans Frīmens

Morqan Friman

Μόργκαν Φρίμαν

Морган Фрийман

Морган Фриман

Морган Фримен американский актёр кино и озвучки, режиссёр

Морган Фрымэн

Морган Фрімен

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מורגן פרימן

مورغان فريمان

مورگان فریمن

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UnforgivenGloryThe dark knightMarch of the penguinsMillion dollar babyAmistadDriving Miss DaisyThe Civil War