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Roundtree, Richard 1942-

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Most widely held works by Richard Roundtree
Roots by Jawanza Kunjufu( Visual )

20 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in English and held by 2,961 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows several generations in the lives of a slave family. The saga begins with Kunta Kinte, a West African youth captured by slave raiders and shipped to America in the 1700s. The family is depicted up until the Civil War, when Kunte Kinte's grandson gains his emancipation
Shaft by Gordon Parks( Visual )

96 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To stop a racist killer Shaft's got to track down the only eyewitness that can put the bad guy behind bars. As Shaft closes in, so does the danger. Up against corrupt cops and venomous druglords Shaft's out to make crime pay up
George of the jungle by Walt Disney( Visual )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and French and held by 1,315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George, a buff and lovable klutz, saves his animal friends from poachers. Includes animation
Brick by Rian Johnson( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 1,089 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brendon Frye is a loner, someone who always knows all the angles but has chosen to stay on the outside. When the girl he loves turns up dead, he is determined to find the 'who' and 'why'
Se7en by David Fincher( Visual )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 622 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 rise and fall of Jim Crow by Sam. ; Jersey, Bill. ; Wormser, Richard, 1933- ; Grant, William R. ; Roundtree, Richard. ; Quest Productions.; VideoLine (Firm) ; WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.) ; California Newsreel (Firm) Pollard( Visual )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in English and held by 522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers the first comprehensive look at race relations in America between the Civil War and the Civil Rights Movement. This definitive four-part series documents the context in which the laws of segregation known as the "Jim Crow" system originated and developed
Corky Romano( Visual )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The outcast son of a Mafia boss is recruited by his family to infiltrate the FBI and steal any evidence that will put his father in jail
BaadAsssss cinema a bold look at 70's blaxploitation films( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Featuring footage from films such as Superfly, Shaft, and Sweet Sweetback's BaadAsssss Song, this documentary examines casting, soundtracks, costuming, and story lines in 1970s blaxploitation films through interviews with filmmakers, actors, and critics
Once upon a time when we were colored by Tom Reid( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of growing up in the segregation-era South, in a community that faced adversity and held together with amazing dignity and grace
Boat trip by Cuba Gooding( Visual )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jerry and Nick are two best buddies whose love lives have hit rock bottom. Especially Jerry, whose girlfriend has turned down his marriage proposal. To escape their troubles and find women, they book a trip on board a cruise ship. Nick offends the travel agent and as a trick the two get booked on a gay cruise
Earthquake by Mark Robson( Visual )

10 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the most catastrophic earthquake of all time rips through Southern California, it levels Los Angeles and sends shock waves through the lives of all who live there
The rise and fall of Jim Crow( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rise and fall of Jim Crow offers the first comprehensive look at race relations in America between the Civil War and the Civil Rights Movement. This definitive four-part series documents the context in which the laws of segregation known as the "Jim Crow" system originated and developed
All the days before tomorrow( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joey Kern and Alexandra Holden play pals who ought to be lovers, but their timing has never been right. When Alison makes a late-night visit to Wes on the eve of leaving for Tokyo to rejoin her beau, the two chums travel down an emotional memory lane, discovering truths about their relationship in the process
Having our say the Delany sisters' first one hundred years by Sarah Louise Delany( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Holding dear to their family and faith, Sadie and Bessie survive and surmount segregation. Sadie's quiet determination leads her to become the first African-American home-ec teacher in New York City. The outspoken Bessie becomes the city's second black dentist. An interview with Sadie (103 years old) and Bessie Delaney (101 years old)
Theodore Rex( Visual )

4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A futuristic family comedy about an ambitious cop and a clumsy dinosaur on a mission to save the world from an evil billionaire who plans to start another ice age, cause the extinction of mankind, and build his own version of paradise
Christmas in Connecticut by Danièle Thompson( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elizabeth is the star of a successful cooking show and author of several cookbooks, but when she has to cook Christmas dinner on live t.v., trouble ensues. Elizabeth can't cook
Ladies of the house( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three women take on the daunting task of renovating a run-down house in order to raise funds for their church. The project becomes deeply personal for each of them, and helps them examine challenges they are facing in their personal lives
Joe and Max( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As African-American Joe Louis fights to become boxing's heavyweight champion, the top German boxer, pacifist Max Schmeling, is heralded by the Nazis as the perfect athlete. The world watched as their bouts took on epic proporations, but outside of public view, they forged a friendship that would transcend enemy lines
Men cry in the dark( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four childhood friends discuss life, love, gold diggers, fatherhood, and more from the perspective of an African-American man
Man Friday( Visual )

18 editions published between 1975 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Man Friday: Robinson Crusoe and his man Friday are marooned on a beautiful South Seas island where they face their fiercest battles with each other as they attempt to adapt and survive against all odds. Raise the Titanic: "Depicts the amazing efforts to salvage the Titanic in order to recover material vital to the United States defense. The Herculean project must be managed in absolute secrecy, despite the extreme rigors of the climate, deadly interference from a rival nation, and the need to invent technology never before conceived"--Container
 
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Richard Roundtree acteur américain

Richard Roundtree aktor amerykański

Richard Roundtree Amerikaans filmacteur

Richard Roundtree attore statunitense

Richard Roundtree US-amerikanischer Filmschauspieler

Richard Roundtree yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

Раундтри, Ричард

Річард Раундтрі

ریچارد راوندتری

리처드 라운트리

リチャード・ラウンドトゥリー

理察·朗崔

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ShaftGeorge of the jungleBrickBaadAsssss cinema a bold look at 70's blaxploitation filmsJoe and Max