WorldCat Identities

Peters, Clarke

Works: 106 works in 215 publications in 2 languages and 12,408 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Psychological fiction  Western stories  Historical fiction  Biography  Domestic fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, Host, Conceptor, Compiler
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Clarke Peters
Marley & me by David Frankel( Visual )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 2,009 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John and Jen are journalists who are a newly married couple. Marley is the adopted puppy that no one wants, a high-strung lab who is virtually untrainable. Marley shreds cushions, destroys floors and walls and most everything in between. Instead of taking him to the pound, they love their dog and he faithfully loves them in return. John and Jen eventually have three children and Jen gives up her career to be a mom
The wire ( Visual )
14 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A look at the drug scene in Baltimore through the eyes of the dealers, cops, and users
The wire by David Simon( Visual )
10 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 1,069 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With the fall of the Barksdale empire, and the ascent of a new young drug king in Baltimore, McNulty, Bunk and the rest of the detail continue to "follow the money" up the political ladder amidst a hotly contested mayoral campaign. Prez witnesses first-hand the role of inner-city education in the formation of youth as four students, Michael, Namond, Randy and Dukie, face dangerous decisions and adolescent angst in a city rife with the temptations of crime and easy money. This season continues to blur the lines between good and evil and incite the fires of urban unrest
Telegraph Avenue : a novel by Michael Chabon( Recording )
8 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,013 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Longtime band mates Archy and Nat preside over Brokeland Records, a used-record emporium. All's well until a former NFL quarterback, one of the country's richest African Americans, decides to build his latest Dogpile megastore on nearby Telegraph Avenue. Not only could this spell doom for the little shop and its cross-race, cross-class dream, but it opens up past history regarding Archy's untethered dad and a Black Panther-era crime
The wire ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 950 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Everyone is feeling the heat in Baltimore. The drug war is a losing campaign, bodies are piling up in the street and a desperate mayor demands to see some victories before Election Day. But the police are running out of ammunition. Wiretaps aren't working, and neither are stakeouts or street busts. No matter how hard McNulty and the detail try, the dealers always seem to be a step ahead."--Container
Freedomland by Joe Roth( Visual )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 896 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As a housing project cop who's respected for keeping the peace and being fair with the residents, Lorenzo Council stumbles onto the case of an apparent carjacking and child abduction one night that throws the projects into turmoil. But there's something strange in the details Brenda Martin slowly brings to light regarding her abductor and her missing child. The criminal investigation into the alleged kidnapping ignites long-simmering racial tension between two neighboring New Jersey towns
Treme by Agnieszka Holland( Visual )
2 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in French and English and held by 704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La jaquette indique : "Les créateurs de la série Sur écoute nous emmènent à la Nouvelle Orléans, peu après la plus grande catastrophe civile de l'histoire américaine, pour une nouvelle série sur l'adversité et l'humanité. Les habitants de Treme, des gens ordinaires, musiciens, chefs cuisiniers ou professeurs, se raccrochent à un héritage culturel unique et se demandent si leur ville, berceau de ce style de vie si exceptionnel, a toujours un avenir. Bienvenue à Treme."
Treme ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Over a year has passed since Katrina, but residents are finding it harder than ever to rebuild their lives, much less hold on to their special cultural identity. So why bother to stay? Because it's New Orleans. And New Orleans must go on
Treme ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rampant crime and government ineptitude continue to cripple the city's recovery, with outside profiteers looking to cash in on short-term gains. The series' focus is still on ordinary people, but they no longer accept their lack of influence on the institutions that have controlled the city
Treme ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
New Orleans, 38 months after. The city's musicians, chefs, Mardi Gras Indians, and others continue to rebuild their lives in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina. But the promise of recovery, heightened by the historic election of a new president, is tempered by sobering economics, continued police corruption, and the ongoing specter of violence and crime. In these five final episodes of Treme, New Orleans' protagonists strive to build their own legacy in this most iconic of American cities
Red Hook summer ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The latest in Spike Lee's Chronicles of Brooklyn series, RED HOOK SUMMER tells the story of Flik Royale, a young boy from Atlanta who has come to spend the summer with his religious grandfather, Bishop Enoch Rouse, in the housing projects of Red Hook. Between his grandfather's preaching and the culture shock of city life, Flik's summer appears to be a total disaster, until he meets Chazz Morningstar, a girl his age, who shows Flik the brighter side of Brooklyn
George Gershwin remembered by Peter Adam( Visual )
6 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Featuring performances of Gershwin classics by the renowned Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and interviews with Bob Hope, Ann-Margaret, the original stars of Porgy and Bess, and many of the composer's family members and friends, this award-winning production offers an intimate look at the troubled life of an incomparable American artist."-- Container
Chess in concert by Benny Andersson( Recording )
5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twenty-five years ago Tim Rice teamed up with Abba's Bjorn Ulvaeus and Benny Andersson to create the unique concept album Chess. In May 2008 some of music's biggest stars, including Josh Groban and Idina Menzel, took to the stage of London's Royal Albert Hall for a special tribute concert
Legacy ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Malcolm Gray is a decorated anti-terrorist black-ops soldier. When a military effort to tackle an arms dealer ends in Gray's capture and torture, he later finds himself back in his Brooklyn apartment, struggling to overcome the effects of severe paranoia and anxiety
Five guys named Moe original Broadway cast recording by Clarke Peters( Recording )
11 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cameron Mackintosh presents Five guys named Moe : vocal selections : a musical ( )
2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Of mice and men by John Steinbeck( )
12 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Clinging to each other in their loneliness and alienation, George and his simple-minded friend Lenny dream, as drifters will, of a place to call their own. But after they come to work on a ranch in the Salinas Valley, their hopes, like "the best laid schemes o' mice an' men," begin to go awry
Bill Wyman's blues odyssey by Bill Wyman( Visual )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A personal tribute to blues greats, including concert and performance footage and candid comments from men and women who love the blues
The wire ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This series follows a single sprawling drug and murder investigation in Baltimore. Told from the point of view of both the police and suspects
The corner by Nina Kostroff-Noble( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on a true story, an inner-city Baltimore family copes with ever-present drug traffic and violence in their lives
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