WorldCat Identities

Brooks, Clarence

Overview
Works: 25 works in 57 publications in 1 language and 323 library holdings
Genres: History  Drama  Documentary films  Western films  Detective and mystery films  Race films  Propaganda films  Film noir  Historical films  War films 
Roles: Actor, Editor
Classifications: E185.63, 920.72
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Clarence Brooks
Murder in Harlem( Visual )

14 editions published between 1935 and 2012 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman is murdered at the National Chemical Labs and the nightwatchman is arrested. The scene shifts back three years when a man fell in love with a woman but is unable to express his true feelings. Now the man is a lawyer and the woman he loved is the sister of the nightwatchman who is on trial for murder. Together, they find the real murderer and fall in love
Harlem rides the range( Visual )

4 editions published between 1939 and 2006 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Murder in Harlem: All-black noir melodrama. A night watchman must clear his name after finding a murdered woman
Two gun man from Harlem( Visual )

11 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A singing cowboy wrongfully framed for murder ends up in Harlem. He assumes the identity of a preacher turned gangster who looks like him. He joins a gang to catch the men who framed him
Underworld( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Underworld: "Paul Bronson lusts after the decadent world of nightclubs and casinos. His strongest desires are reserved for the dangerously voluptuous Dinah Jackson, but this beautiful temptress is really the 'property' of mob boss LeRoy Giles. When jealous LeRoy gets wind of Dinah's cheating, he cuts off her money and kicks her out. An angry Dinah has LeRoy shot, and suspicion falls on Paul. Dinah is Paul's only alibi-- and his only hope of avoiding a long walk down death row"--Packaging
The bronze buckaroo( Visual )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bob Blake receives a mysterious letter from his old friend Joe. When he investigates, he finds Joe has disappeared and gold has been discovered on his property. Filmed with an all Black cast and crew
Look out sister &, Two-gun man from Harlem( Visual )

in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lookout sister: "Bandleader Louis Jordan poses as a gunslinger on a dude ranch. He attempts to ward off the machinations of Monty Hawley over Suzette Harbin. A shoot'em up musical romp set in the ole' west"--Container
Spirit of youth( Visual )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatized story of the life of Joe Louis
Hollywood goes to war!( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains 4 films from the U.S. National Archives on WWII. First motion picture unit: About the Army Air Corps' unit that made countless training and inspirational films using top Hollywood directors and actors. Baptism of fire: a US Army training film. Camouflage: Hollywood animators made this comic training film on the usefulness of camouflage. The negro soldier: a WWII recruiting film
The Negro soldier by Frank Capra( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the role of the Negro soldier in American history from 1776 to 1944. Shows the accomplishments of Negro troops. The aim of the movie is to encourage American blacks to identify themselves with the on-going struggle overseas
Deaths 1880-1922 recorded by two Brooks brothers, Union Hall Area by W. D Brooks( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dark Manhattan( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lad who takes control of the policy racket in Harlem, meets a sweet and clean nightclub singer and falls in love with her. Before they can get married, a rival gang tries to muscle into the numbers racket and, at the end, the lad gets shot-gunned and dies in the arms of his girl
Wild women by Kenny (host) Rogers( Visual )

1 edition published in 1937 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Discusses the myth of women in the West compared to reality of folklore heroines such as Belle Starr, Annie Oakley, and Calamity Jane
Underworld plus dark Manhattan( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Dark Manhattan: "On the tough back streets of Harlem, thugs and crooks fight for control of the numbers racket. One small time hood, 'Curly' Thorpe, is enlisted by the biggest mob boss in town. Larry B. Lee, to be his protege. Curly takes over the operation, bringing a new level of brutality and greed to Lennox Avenue. Beautiful women, fast cars and hard cash are all that Curly cares about, but he steps on the wrong toes to get them. Tougher men than Curly now want him dead"--Packaging
Race films DVD set( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Movies made for and by African-Americans during the first half of the 20th century
A case study of interdisciplinary team members' perceptions of social work in a medical setting by H. Elizabeth Murphy( )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Languages
English (55)