WorldCat Identities

Jackson, Samuel L.

Overview
Works: 753 works in 2,521 publications in 8 languages and 99,601 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Juvenile works  Fiction  Biography  Film adaptations  Horror films  Film series  Documentary television programs  Television programs 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Director, Author of screenplay, Speaker, Interviewee, Costume designer, Other, Singer, Contributor, Artist, Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Samuel L Jackson
Pulp fiction by Quentin Tarantino ( Visual )
183 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 3,929 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The lives of two mob hit men, a boxer, a gangster's wife, and a pair of diner bandits intertwine in four tales of violence and redemption
The Incredibles by Brad Bird ( Visual )
32 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 3,861 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bob was one of the world's greatest superheroes fifteen years ago; now he's an insurance adjuster, living in the suburbs. Wanting to get back into action, he gets his chance when a mysterious call summons him to an island for a top-secret assignment
Star wars ( Visual )
17 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 3,012 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ten years after the events of Phantom menace, Senator Padme Amidala survives an assassination attempt as she returns to Coruscant for an important vote. The Jedi Council send Obi-Wan Kenobi and Annikin Skywalker to protect her. After tracking the assassin, Obi-Wan is sent to Kamino to continue their investigations while Annikin is sent with Amidala to Naboo. While Annikin and Amidala are falling in love on Naboo, Obi-Wan is investigating the connection between the assassination attempt and a growing sepertist movement, which could bring the Republic to the brink of civil war
The war by Ken Burns ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 2,640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the story of ordinary people in four quintessentially American towns - Waterbury, Connecticut; Mobile, Alabama; Sacramento, California; and Luverne, Minnesota - and examines the ways in which the Second World War touched the lives of every family on every street in every town in America
Star wars ( Visual )
14 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 2,430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Torn between loyalty to his mentor, Obi-Wan Kenobi, and the seductive powers of the Sith, Anakin Skywalker ultimately turns his back on the Jedi, thus completing his journey to the dark side and his transformation into Darth Vader
Django unchained by Jamie Foxx ( Visual )
17 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 2,375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Tarantino gives us an American Spaghetti Western that's a bloody good time from start to finish."--Richard Roeper
Iron Man 2 by Jon Favreau ( Visual )
23 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 2,371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Now that the world knows billionaire inventor Tony Stark is the armored super hero Iron Man, his life has suddenly become even more intense. Everyone wants in on the Iron Man technology, whether for power or profit, but for Ivan Vanko, it's revenge. With Pepper Potts and James 'Rhodey' Rhodes at his side, Stark must once again suit up and face his most dangerous enemy yet
A time to kill by John Grisham ( Visual )
27 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A murder trial brings a small Mississippi town's racial tensions to the flashpoint. Amid a frenzy of activist marches, Klan terror, media clamor and brutal riots, an unseasoned but idealistic young attorney mounts a stirring courtroom battle for justice
Coach Carter by Thomas Carter ( Visual )
34 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 2,109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inspired by a true story, this inspirational account of a high school basketball coach who received high praise, and staunch criticism, for benching his entire undefeated team due to their poor academic performances
Marvel's The Avengers ( Visual )
17 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,906 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nick Fury of S.H.I.E.L.D. brings together a team of superhumans to form The Avengers to help save the Earth from Loki and his army
The red violin by François Girard ( Visual )
40 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,840 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An appraiser of rare musical instruments traces the history of a blood-red violin and everyone whose lives it touched
Unforgivable blackness the rise and fall of Jack Johnson by Ken Burns ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 1,713 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the story of the first African-American boxer to be heavyweight champion of the world and his struggle to live as a free man
Die hard with a vengeance by John McTiernan ( Visual )
60 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and held by 1,697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
New York cop John McClane is the personal target of the mysterious Simon, a terrorist determined to blow up the entire city if he doesn't get what he wants. Accompanied by an unwilling civilian partner, McClane careens wildly from one end of New York to the other as he struggles to keep up with Simon's deadly game. It's a battle of wits between a psychopathic genius and a heroic cop who once again finds himself having a really bad day
Turbo ( Visual )
14 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 1,686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After a freak accident, a garden snail with dreams of becoming the fastest snail in the world might just realize his goal
The other guys ( Visual )
13 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and Turkish and held by 1,622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When two mismatched NYPD detectives stumble into a seemingly dull case that no other detective wants to bother with, it turns out to be New York City's biggest crime. The two seize the opportunity to step up like the city's top cops, whom they idolize. But do these two guys have the right stuff?
Unbreakable by M. Night Shyamalan ( Visual )
27 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 1,614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"After David Dunn emerges from a horrific train crash as the sole survivor-and without a single scratch on him-he meets a mysterious stranger. An unsettling stranger who believes comic book heroes walk the earth. A haunting stranger whose obsession with David will change David's life forever."--Container
Jackie Brown by Quentin Tarantino ( Visual )
100 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A stewardess, a street-tough gun runner, a lonely bail bondsman, a shifty ex-con, a stoned-out beach bunny and an earnest federal agent converge in a quest for a missing half million dollars
1408 by Mikael Håfström ( Visual )
31 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Renowned horror novelist Mike Enslin only believes what he can see with his own two eyes. After a string of bestsellers discrediting paranormal events in the most infamous haunted houses and graveyards around the world, he scoffs at the concept of an afterlife. Enslin's phantom-free run of long and lonely nights is about to change forever when he checks into suite 1408 of the notorious Dolphin Hotel for his latest project. Defying the warnings of the hotel manager, the author is the first person in years to stay in the reputedly haunted room. Now Enslin must go from skeptic to true believer, all while trying to survive the night
Do the right thing by Spike Lee ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and held by 1,569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows the experiences of a variety of characters as racial tensions rise in an inner-city Brooklyn community
XXX by Rob Cohen ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 1,515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Xander is a notorious underground thrill-seeker who, until now, has been deemed untouchable by the law. But when he goes over the line with his latest stunt, he's faced with two options - either infiltrate a ruthless Russian crime ring for the government, or go to jail. Xander turns spy and now this new breed of secret agent is out to take down the enemies of justice with his own style of no-holds-barred action
 
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Alternative Names
Džekson, Sėmjuel L. 1948-
Jackson, Sam.
Jackson, Sam 1948-
Jackson, Samuel.
Jackson, Samuel 1948-
Jackson, Samuel Leroy.
Jackson, Samuel Leroy 1948-
Leroy Jackson, Samuel 1948-
Languages
English (591)
Spanish (36)
French (26)
German (25)
Italian (6)
Multiple languages (4)
Turkish (3)
Catalan (1)
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