WorldCat Identities

Foxx, Jamie

Works: 403 works in 1,299 publications in 9 languages and 57,568 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Musical films  Action and adventure films  Juvenile works  Biographical films  Fiction  History  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Police films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Narrator, Singer, Other, Author of introduction, Contributor, Composer, Musician
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Jamie Foxx
Ray by Jamie Foxx( Visual )

84 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 3,784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ray Charles went blind at the age of seven. Inspired by his mother who insisted he make his own way, he found his calling at the keyboard. 'Ray' follows as he overcomes drug addiction while becoming one of the country's most beloved performers
Dreamgirls by Bill Condon( Visual )

54 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 3,151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three young women, Deena Jones, Effie White and Lorrell Robinson desire to become pop stars. They get their wish when they are picked to be backup singers for the legendary James "Thunder" Early. When they are set free for leads, Curtis Taylor and Effie's brother C.C. decide that Deena should be the lead singer, which upsets Effie. The girls discover exactly what it takes to be in the music business and what they must give up to realize their dreams
Django Unchained by Quentin Tarantino( Visual )

45 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,825 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Django, a former slave turned hired gun, heads back to the plantation to free his wife from the tyrannical plantation owner Calvin Candie, with the help of a German bounty hunter, Dr. King Shultz
Rio by Anne Hathaway( Visual )

22 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 2,419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Blu, a macaw who does not fly, discovers he is the last of his species, he sets out a journey to Rio to find Jewel, the only other bird like him, meeting a host of crazy characters along the way
The soloist by Joe Wright( Visual )

21 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 2,164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 2005, the only thing hurting Los Angeles Times columnist and recent bike accident victim Steve Lopez more than his banged-up face, was his pressing need for story ideas. He soon discovers Nathaniel Ayers, a skid row schizophrenic street musician, who possesses extraordinary talent - even though he only has half-broken instruments to play. Inspired by Nathaniel's story, Lopez writes an acclaimed series of articles about him and attempts to do more to help both him, and the rest of the underclass of L.A. have a better life. Lopez's good intentions run headlong into Nathaniel's personal demons and the larger issues of social injustice facing the homeless. Regardless, Lopez and Nathaniel find a way to conquer their deepest anxieties and frustrations
Collateral by Michael Mann( Visual )

70 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Max is a cab driver. For twelve years, faces have come and gone from his rear-view mirror: people and places he has long since forgotten--until tonight. When a drug cartel learns of their impending indictment by a federal grand jury, they mount an operation to identify and kill the key witness. Vincent is a contract killer. He has one night in L.A.--and five bodies are supposed to fall. Vincent hijacks Max and his cab, making Max collateral--an expendable person who is in the wrong place at the wrong time. Through the night, Vincent forces Max to drive him to each assigned destination, as the L.A.P.D. and F.B.I. race to intercept them. Max and Vincent become dependent on each other, in ways neither would have imagined
Jarhead by Sam Mendes( Visual )

21 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 2,103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anthony 'Swoff' Swofford is a third-generation enlistee who goes from a sobering stint in boot camp to active duty. He sports a sniper's rifle and a hundred-pound ruck on his back through the Middle East deserts. He lives with no cover from the intolerable heat and the potential threat from Iraqi soldiers. Swoff and his fellow Marines sustain themselves with sardonic humanity and wicked comedy on the blazing desert fields in a country they don't understand, against an enemy they can't see, for a cause they don't fully fathom. Marine lifer, Sergeant Sykes, who is in charge of Swoff's scout and sniper platoon. Troy is Swoff's friend and mentor
White House down by Roland Emmerich( Visual )

26 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,889 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While on a tour of the White House with his young daughter, a Capitol policeman springs into action to save his child and protect the president from a heavily armed group of paramilitary invaders
The amazing spider-man 2 by Andrew Garfield( Visual )

17 editions published in 2014 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,878 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spider-Man's conflict has been within himself: the struggle between Peter Parker and the responsibilities of Spider-man. But Peter Parker finds that his greatest battle is about to begin. It's great to be Spider-Man, but it comes at a price: only he can protect his fellow New Yorkers from the formidable villains that threaten the city. Peter must confront a foe far more powerful than he. Peter comes to realize that all of his enemies have one thing in common: Oscorp
Ali by Michael Mann( Visual )

38 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 1,833 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatic biography of boxing great Muhammad Ali, which focuses on the ten-year period of 1964-1974. In that time, the brash, motor-mouthed athlete quickly dominates his sport, meets and marries his first wife, converts to Islam (changing his name from Cassius Clay), and defies the United States government by refusing to submit to military conscription for duty in Vietnam. Hisng in a legendary unification bout against George Foreman in Zaire, dubbed the "Rumble in the Jungle."
Valentine's Day by Garry Marshall( Visual )

16 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the intertwining storylines of a diverse group of Los Angelenos as they navigate their way through romance and heartbreak over the course of one Valentine's Day. Couples and singles experience the pinnacles and pitfalls of finding, keeping or ending relationships in a day in the life of love
Horrible bosses by Jason Bateman( Visual )

17 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"For Nick (Jason Bateman), Kurt (Jason Sudeikis) and Dale (Charlie Day), the only thing that would make the daily grind more tolerable would be to grind their intolerable bosses into dust. Quitting is not an option, so, with the benefit of a few too many drinks and some dubious advice from a hustling ex-con, the three friends devise a convoluted and seemingly foolproof plan to rid themselves of their respective employers-- permanently. There's only one problem: even the best-laid plans are only as foolproof as the brains behind them"--Container
Rio 2 by Anne Hathaway( Visual )

11 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Blu ... , Jewel ... and their three kids take a walk on the wild side and embark on a colorful, comical, music-filled journey through the Amazon"--Container
Annie by Thomas Meehan( Visual )

13 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and German and held by 1,614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Annie is a young, happy foster kid who's also tough enough to make her way on the streets of New York. Originally left by her parents as a baby with the promise that they'd be back for her someday, it's been a hard knock life ever since with her mean foster mom Miss Hannigan. But everything's about to change when the hard-nosed tycoon and New York mayoral candidate Will Stacks, advised by his brilliant VP, Grace and his scheming campaign advisor, Guy, makes a thinly-veiled campaign move and takes her in
The kingdom by Peter Berg( Visual )

24 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A terrorist bomb detonates inside a Western housing compound in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, causing an international incident to ignite. FBI Special Agent Ronald Fleury quickly assembles an elite team and negotiates a secret five-day trip into Saudi Arabia to locate the madman behind the bombing. Fleury and his team discover that the Saudi authorities are suspicious and unwelcoming of the Americans into what they consider a local matter. The agents find their expertise worthless without the trust of their Saudi counterparts. Luckily, the agents find a partner in Saudi Colonel Al-Ghazi, who helps them navigate royal politics and helps unlock the secrets of the crime scene and the workings of an extremist cell bent on further destruction
Due date( Visual )

14 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 1,468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Expectant first-time father Peter Highman (Robert Downey, Jr.) looks forward to his new child's due date five days away. As Peter hurries to catch a flight home from Atlanta to be at his wife's side for the birth, his best intentions go completely awry when an encounter with aspiring actor Ethan Tremblay (Zach Galifianakis) forces Peter to hitch a ride with Ethan on a cross-country trip that will ultimately destroy several cars, many friendships and Peter's last nerve"--Container
Miami vice by Michael Mann( Visual )

23 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 1,444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ricardo Tubbs lives with Bronx-born Intel analyst Trudy. The two work undercover transporting drug loads into South Florida to identify a group responsible for three murders. Sonny Crockett is undercover working with the supplier of the South Florida group. He becomes romantically involved with Isabella, the Chinese-Cuban wife of an arms and drugs trafficker. The intensity of the case pushes Crockett and Tubbs out onto the edge. Identity and fabrication become blurred, a place where cop and player become one
Law abiding citizen by F. Gary Gray( Visual )

19 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clyde Shelton is an upstanding family man whose wife and daughter were brutally murdered during a home invasion. When the killers are caught, Nick Rice, a hotshot young Philadelphia prosecutor, is assigned to the case. Against his will, Nick is forced to offer one of the suspects a light sentence in exchange for testifying against his accomplice. Fast forward ten years. The man who got away with murder is found dead and Clyde Shelton coolly admits his guilt. Then he issues a warning to Nick: either fix the flawed justice system, or key players in the trial will die. Soon Shelton follows through on his threats, orchestrating from his jail cell a string of spectacularly diabolical assassinations that can be neither predicted nor prevented. Nick finds himself in a desperate race against time facing a deadly adversary who always seems to be one step ahead
The truth about cats & dogs by Uma Thurman( Visual )

10 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abby, a savvy, witty veterinarian who hosts her own radio talk show, is anything but confident when it comes to love. A petite brunette, she describes herself as tall and blonde when Brian, a caller who is smitten with her radio persona, asks her on a date. She then talks her tall, blonde neighbor Noelle into assuming her identity, setting off an escalating series of hilarious and romantic crises
Stealth by W. D Richter( Visual )

12 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 1,313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the near future, the Navy develops a stealth fighter plane. On board piloting the jet is an artificial intelligence computer. The jet is placed on an aircraft carrier in the Pacific to learn combat manuevers from the human pilots aboard. But when the computer develops a mind of its own, it's the humans who are charged with stopping it before it incites a war
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Alternative Names
Bishop, Eric Marlon 1967-

Bishop, Eric Morlon.

Bishop, Eric Morlon 1967-

Ceymi Foks

Džeimijs Fokss

Džejmi Foks

Foxx, Jaime

Foxx, Jamie 1967-

Jamie Foxx Actor, cmico e cantante estadounidense

Jamie Foxx aktor amerykański

Jamie Foxx Amerikaans filmacteur

Jamie Foxx attore, cantante e pianista statunitense

Jamie Foxx US-amerikanischer Schauspieler, Musiker und Komdiant

Τζέιμι Φοξ

Джейми Фокс

Джеймі Фокс

Джэймі Фокс

Жэйми Фокс

Џејми Фокс

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