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Williamson, Mykelti

Works: 127 works in 311 publications in 4 languages and 19,654 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film and video adaptations  Film adaptations  History  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Sports films  Biography  Made-for-TV movies  Interviews  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Mykelti Williamson
Most widely held works by Mykelti Williamson
Forrest Gump by Robert Zemeckis( Visual )

52 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 4,594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story follows the life of low I.Q. Forrest Gump (Tom Hanks) and his meeting with the love of his life Jenny. The film chronicles his accidental experiences with some of the most important people and events in America from the late 1950's through the 1970's including a meeting with Elvis Presley, JFK, Lyndon Johnson, Richard Nixon, fighting in Vietnam, etc. The problem is, he doesn't realize the significance of his actions. Forrest becomes representative of the baby boomer generation having walked through life blindly
August Rush by Kirsten Sheridan( Visual )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,898 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A charismatic young Irish guitarist and a sheltered young cellist have a chance encounter one magical night above New York's Washington Square. They are soon torn apart, leaving in their wake an infant, August Rush, orphaned by circumstance. Now performing on the streets of New York City and cared for by a mysterious stranger, August uses his remarkable musical talent to seek the parents from whom he was separated at birth
Ali by Michael Mann( Visual )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 1,769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatization of the life of legendary boxer Muhammad Ali
Heat by Michael Mann( Visual )

19 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 1,692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brilliant L.A. cop (Pacino) follows the trail from a deadly armed robbery to a crew headed by an equally brilliant master thief (De Niro)
Three kings by David O Russell( Visual )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 1,259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Gulf War has just ended and amidst the partying and confusion, four American soldiers, determined to take home more than sand fleas, go off into the Iraqi desert to embark on a treasure hunt for a cache of millions in stolen Kuwaiti bullion. They are plunged into the heart of a democratic uprising that spins the day and their lives out of control
Justified( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 826 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Season three introduces a new main villain, Robert Quarles of Detroit. The parent criminal organization connected to the Frankfort mafia has exiled Quarles to Kentucky. Quarles begins to muscle in on the local criminals, successfully supplanting them until Raylan begins investigating. Simultaneously, Dickie Bennett, the lone survivor of the Bennett clan, seeks the aid of the black residents of Noble's Holler and their leader Ellstin Limehouse in recovering his inheritance
Buffalo soldiers( Visual )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fact-based story about the all-black U.S. Cavalry Troop H, which protected the Western territories in post-Civil War times. The story focuses on the troops' attempts to capture an Apache warrior, Vittorio, who slaughters the settlers in New Mexico. The film examines the racial tensions that existed between the black soldiers and some of the white soldiers, and the truths about the Indian invaders
After the sunset by Brett Ratner( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two master thieves are finally retiring after one last incredibly successful heist. Moving to the Bahamas to reside in their own tropical paradise, the pair's old nemesis, FBI Agent Stan P. Lloyd shows up to make sure they really are retired. Docked in the port is a ocean liner called the "Diamond Cruise" and Stan is convinced that they're not really retired at all, and that this is just the next set up. While Lola is busy settling into their new life, Max is contemplating whether or not to steal the famous Napoleon diamond
24( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hang on for the adrenaline rush of a lifetime as Jack Bauer unveils darker secrets, faces deadlier conspiracies, and is thrust into more extreme action than ever before! As Day Eight unfolds, Bauer races against the clock to prevent the assassination of a Middle Eastern leader on a vital peace-making mission. Meanwhile, a deadly terrorist threat against New York City intensifies and builds toward an explosive climax
ATL( Visual )

8 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

ATL refers to the airport designation for Atlanta. That's where orphaned 17-year-old Rashad lives with his younger brother Anton and uncle George. They're poor like most Southside families, but they're making ends meet, caring for each other and forging life-long friendships with guys like the smart, ambitious Esquire, transplanted New Yorker Brooklyn, and likable homeboy Teddy. On Sunday nights they hang at the Cascade roller rink where the guys try to impress the girls with their latest moves. As these four friends prepare for life after high school, different challenges bring about turning points in each of their lives
Final destination by James Wong( Visual )

12 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While at the races, Nick O'Bannon has a horrifc premonition in which a bizarre sequence of events causes multiple race cars to crash, sending flaming debris into the stands, brutally killing his friends and causing the upper deck of the stands to collapse on him. When he comes out of this grisly nightmare Nick panics, persuading his girlfriend, Lori, and their friends to leave. They escape seconds before his vision becomes a reality. Thinking they cheated death, the group moves on. As his premonitions continue and the crash survivors begin to die, Nick must figure out how to cheat death once and for all
Waiting to exhale by Forest Whitaker( Visual )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of four African-American women who journey through a modern labyrinth of husbands and lovers, jobs and makeovers
Soul of the game( Visual )

8 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film features the story of three famous baseball players of the 40s, when for the first time a black player took the field
Species II mating season begins by Peter Medak( Visual )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Just when you thought the threat of alien colonization was over... the deadliest species from deep space is back and more menacing than ever before
12 angry men by Reginald Rose( Visual )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man's fate lies in the hands of 12 men from all walks of life, each with his own agenda, fears and personal demons. Fortunately, this is an open-and-shut case--or is it?
Have a little faith( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mitch Albom has a pretty great life. He lives in Detroit and is happily married, he's an award-winning sportswriter, a must-read newspaper columnist, a screenwriter, a radio and television broadcaster. Then two men come into his life, and he realizes something's missing. Rabbi Albert Lewis presides over a thriving synagogue in a comfortable New Jersey suburb, and pastor Henry Covington, a recovering drug user and dealer, preaches to the poor and homeless in a crumbling Detroit inner-city church
Spinning into butter( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A vicious hate crime at an elite New England college thrusts the new dean of students into the investigation. When charged with maintaining order on campus, she is forced to examine her own feelings about race. Based on the critically acclaimed play, a compelling movie that examines the emotional fallout of prejudice within the cloistered walls of academia
Holiday heart( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Holiday heart" is a poignant heartfelt drama about how love can overcome addiction and prejudice
Having our say the Delany sisters' first one hundred years( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 163 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)
The films of Robert Zemeckis( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert Zemeckis began making films with an 8mm camera while still in high school. He made his directorial debut in 1978 with I wanna hold your hand, and has since directed films such as Romancing the stone, Back to the future, Who framed Roger Rabbit, Death becomes her, Forrest Gump, Contact, What lies beneath, and Cast away. This film contains interviews with the director and reminiscences by actors and actresses who have worked with Zemeckis. Includes filmography, awards, and Weblink
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Alternative Names
Mykelti Williamson acteur amricain

Mykelti Williamson acteur uit de Verenigde Staten

Mykelti Williamson amerikansk skdespelare

Mykelti Williamson amerikansk skodespelar

Mykelti Williamson amerikansk skuespiller

Mykelti Williamson attore statunitense

Mykelti Williamson US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Mykelti Williamson yhdysvaltalainen nyttelij

Williamson, Michael T.

Williamson Mikel T.

Williamson, Mikel T. 1960-

Williamson Mykel T.

Williamson, Mykel T. 1960-

Микелти Уилямсън

Уильямсон, Майкелти

مايكلتي ويليامسون

میکلتی ویلیامسون بازیگر آمریکایی

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