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Fishburne, Laurence III 1961-

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Most widely held works by Laurence Fishburne
The matrix by Keanu Reeves( Visual )

217 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 7,198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Neo (Reeves)-mild-mannered software author by day, feared hacker by night-is recruited into a cell of cyber-rebels, led by Morpheus (Fishburne) and the warrior Trinity (Moss). They have made a fundamental discovery about the world: It does not exist. It is only a seedy utopia where humanity is preserved, protected, and endlessly recycled by a mega-computer. Cypher (Pantoliano) turns traitorous for access to comforts unmatched by the drab post-apocalyptic real world, while Agent Smith (Weaving) dismisses humans as "a plague"--For which non-organic life is "the cure."
Apocalypse now redux by Francis Ford Coppola( Visual )

78 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 4,824 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A United States Army officer/trained assassin is sent into the depths of a southeast Asian jungle to seek out a renegade colonel and terminate his command during the Vietnam War
The matrix reloaded by Andy Wachowski( Visual )

79 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 3,214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Neo, Trinity, and Morpheus continue to lead the revolt against the Machine Army. In their quest to save the human race from extinction, they gain greater insight into the construction of The Matrix and Neo's pivotal role in the fate of mankind
Mystic River by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

48 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 3,178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Boston childhood friends Jimmy, Sean and Dave are reunited after a brutal murder. Reformed confict Jimmy and his devoted wife Annabeth find out that their teenage daughter Katie has been beaten and killed. Jimmy's old friend Sean is the homicide detective assigned to the case. Jimmy gets his relatives, the Savage brothers to conduct their own investigation. Jimmy and Sean soon suspect their old pal Dave, who now lives a quite life, but harbors some disturbing secrets of his own
The Civil War by Ken Burns( Visual )

17 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in English and held by 2,719 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
Akeelah and the bee by Starbucks Entertainment( Visual )

23 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and French and held by 2,598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De elfjarige Akeelah, die opgroeit in een achterstandswijk in Los Angeles, heeft een enorm goed taalgevoel dat haar brengt tot de Nationale Spellingsfinales van 's werelds grootste spellingsevenement. Haar succes zorgt voor een gevoel van trots in haar buurt en brengt de mensen nader tot elkaar
Othello by William Shakespeare( Visual )

59 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this dramatization of William Shakespeare's tragedy a great man's vanity is manipulated by a jealous aide to bring about his downfall. Betrayal, deception and murder end the friendship between Othello and Iago and culminate in the tragic death of Desdemona
Contagion by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

44 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A thriller centered on the threat posed by a deadly disease and an international team of doctors contracted by the CDC to deal with the outbreak
Boyz n the hood by John Singleton( Visual )

62 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 2,145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For three young men growing up in South Central Los Angeles, the "hood" is a place of drive-by shootings, unemployment, drugs and pain. But their reactions to the world around them vary. One is an unambitious drug dealer, his brother is a college bound teenage father, and the brother's best friend is guided by a strong father who hopes for a better life for his son
Batman v Superman : dawn of justice( Visual )

28 editions published in 2016 in English and German and held by 2,103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fearing the actions of Superman are being left unchecked, Batman takes him on, while the world wrestles with what kind of a hero it really needs. With Batman and Superman fighting each other, a new threat, Doomsday, is created by Lex Luthor. It's up to Superman and Batman to set aside their differences, along with Wonder Woman, to stop Lex Luthor and Doomsday from destroying Metropolis
Man of Steel by Zack Snyder( Visual )

32 editions published in 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 2,063 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The movie delivers on the promise of its title and then some."--Chicago Sun-Times
The Tuskegee airmen( Visual )

19 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,891 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the 'Fighting 99th' - the first squadron of black American pilots to be allowed to fight for their country. Based on a true story
Fantastic 4 by Tim Story( Visual )

17 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 1,834 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the Silver Surfer arrives on Earth, army General Hager demands that Reed Richards create a sensor to track him and find out what he's doing on Earth. The only problem is that Richards is helping Sue Storm plan their rescheduled wedding. Ben Grimm is heating up his relationship with Alicia and Johnny Storm is trying to get sponsorships and girls. Returning is Victor Von Doom, who gladly offers to assist the military in figuring out what the Silver Surfer is all about
21 by Columbia Pictures( Visual )

32 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,778 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben Campbell is a young, highly intelligent, student at M.I.T. Wanting to transfer to the Harvard School of Medicine, he learns that he cannot afford the $300,000 for the tuition. Ben is introduced into a small but secretive club by his math professor Micky Rosa. The club has four other students: Jill, Choi, Kianna, and Jimmy. They are being trained by Micky the skill of blackjack card counting. Intriged by the desire to make money, Ben joins his new friends on secret weekend trips to Las Vegas where, using their skills of code talk and hand signals. Ben makes hundreds of thousands of dollars winning blackjack at casino after casino. Ben only wants to make enough money for the tuition and then back out. Ben's greed and arrogance put Micky, as well as the group, on the radar of a brutal casino security enforcer, named Cole Williams. Cole holds a personal grudge of some kind against Micky which threatens to undo everything the students have learned and earned
Ride along by Ice Cube( Visual )

13 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For the past two years, high school securtiy guard Ben has been trying to show detective James that he's more than just a video game junkie who's unworthy of his sister. When Ben finally gets accepted into the police academy, James invites him on a ride-along designed to scare the hell out of him
Bobby by Emilio Estevez( Visual )

27 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in 7 languages and held by 1,540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Revisits the night presidential-hopeful Robert F. Kennedy was assassinated at the Ambassador Hotel in June 1968. Tells the stories of a variety of people present on that fateful night, ranging from Kennedy's campaign staff and volunteers to the hotel owner, employees such as kitchen staff, and various guests
Slavery by another name( Visual )

4 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 1,428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Challenges one of America's most cherished assumptions, the belief that slavery in the United States ended with Abraham Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation, by telling the harrowing story of how, in the South, a new system of involuntary servitude took its place with shocking force
Miss Evers' boys( Visual )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 1,330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"It is 1932 when loyal, devoted Nurse Eunice Evers is invited to work with Dr. Brodus and Dr. Douglas on a federally funded program to treat syphilis patients in Alabama. Free treatment is offered to those who test positive for the disease, including Caleb Humphries and Willie Johnson. But when the government withdraws its support, money is offered for what will become known as 'The Tuskegee Experiment'; a study of the effects of syphilis on patients who don't receive treatment. Now the men must be led to believe they are being cared for, when in fact they are being denied the medicine that could cure them. Miss Evers is faced with a terrible dilemma - to abandon the experiment and tell her patients or to remain silent and offer only comfort"--Container
Searching for Bobby Fischer by Steven Zaillian( Visual )

23 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 1,315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This heart-warming film is based on the true story of a young boy who is a chess prodigy and his father, who attempts to walk the fine line between encouraging his son's talent, and preserving the love they have for each other
TMNT by Kevin Munroe( Visual )

17 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mysterious Big Apple magnate masterminds an army of monsters and more that the Turtles must defeat to once again save NYC
 
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