WorldCat Identities

Gooding, Cuba Jr 1968-

Works: 275 works in 902 publications in 7 languages and 45,261 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Comedy films  Fiction  Gangster films  Police films  Biographical films  Historical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Creator, Recipient, Other, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Cuba Gooding
As good as it gets by James L Brooks ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 2,962 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Side A Widescreen. Side B Fullscreen. Melvin Udall is an obsessive-compulsive novelist with Manhattan's meanest mouth. But when his gay neighbor Simon is hospitalized, Melvin is forced to babysit Simon's dog. And that unexpected act of kindness-- along with waitress Carol Connelly-- helps put Melvin back in the human race
Pearl Harbor by Michael Bay ( Visual )
40 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,956 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two childhood best friends, Rafe and Danny, grow up wanting to fly planes. When Rafe gets the chance to join the Royal Air Force during World War II, he takes it, leaving his new love, Evelyn, a dedicated Navy nurse, and Danny, also a pilot, behind. Danny and Evelyn are transferred separately to the idyllic paradise of Hawaii, where they eventually meet through a connection to Rafe, who has been declared missing. But just as the love triangle begins to get complicated, Dec. 7, 1941 arrives, changing all of their lives forever
Jerry Maguire by Cameron Crowe ( Visual )
73 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 2,840 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A sports agent suddenly discovers his scruples and promptly loses his job. But with the help of one loyal colleague and one outrageous client, he learns that loving well is the best revenge
Radio by Michael Tollin ( Visual )
16 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 2,347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of a high school coach and the developmentally challenged man whom he took under his wing
American gangster by Ridley Scott ( Visual )
17 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 2,066 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Frank Lucas is a crime boss armed with ruthless, streetwise tactics and a strict sense of honor. Through ingenuity and a strict business ethic, Lucas comes to rule the inner-city drug trade. Includes deleted scenes, commentary, case files, and more
What dreams may come by Vincent Ward ( Visual )
38 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 2,061 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four years after Chris and Annie Nielsen lose their children in a traffic accident, Chris himself is killed and finds himself reunited with his children in a beautiful and astonishing afterlife, but Annie commits suicide in despair and is banished to a very different realm. Chris risks his own eternal happiness to find Annie and rescue her from her fate. Academy Award winner
Boyz n the hood by John Singleton ( Visual )
41 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 2,049 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For three young men growing up in South Central Los Angeles, the "hood" is a place of drive-by shootings, unemployment, drugs and pain. But their reactions to the world around them vary. One is an unambitious drug dealer, his brother is a college bound teenage father, and the brother's best friend is guided by a strong father who hopes for a better life for his son
Men of honor by Robert De Niro ( Visual )
34 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 2,049 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The courageous story of an African-American sailor who dared to dream of becoming a U.S. Navy Master Diver. Despite a ruthless training officer and a tragic shipboard accident, Carl's iron will is never broken. Against all odds, he pushes on to achieve the impossible
Snow dogs by Buena Vista ( Visual )
20 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 1,814 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After being named in his birth mother's will, Miami dentist Ted Brooks travels to Alaska to claim the inheritance, her team of sled dogs; Now he must learn how to race them or give them up to a crusty mountain man who wants the dogs for himself
Home on the range by Walt Disney ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This sing-along is jam packed with some of kids all-time favorite songs like The Farmer in the Dell, Old MacDonald Had a Farm, Oh, Susannah, and many more from the Home on the Range animated movie
Red tails ( Visual )
8 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,766 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Italy, 1944. As the war takes its toll on Allied forces in Europe, a squadron of black pilots known as the Tuskegee Airmen are finally given the chance to prove themselves in the sky, even as they battle discrimination on the ground. Featuring jaw-dropping aerial action and thrilling special effects, Red Tails is a breathtaking tribute to the unsung heroes who rose above extraordinary challenges and ultimately soared into history
The butler ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inspired by a true story, Cecil Gaines is a devoted husband, father, and White House butler who served eight Presidential administrations during the turbulent politics and civil rights battles of twentieth century America
Outbreak by Wolfgang Petersen ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 1,299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dustin Hoffman plays Sam Daniels, a take-charge army virologist trying to stave off global biological meltdown. A rare killer virus from the jungles of Zaire has taken hold in a California community. Its mortality rate is 100%. And some say the only way to stop its spread is to firebomb the town and everyone in it
Rat race by Jerry Zucker ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 1,219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A casino tycoon gives six contestants a chance to win two million dollars in a race from Las Vegas to New Mexico
The Tuskegee airmen by Robert Markowitz ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and held by 1,183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It is 1943 and the Germans are winning the Second World War as the U.S. suffers huge losses on the ground and in the air. Four newly recruited pilots are united by a desire to serve their country, at a time when Black flyers are not welcomed in the Air Force. Now, through the brutal demands of their training, to the perils of flying over nations at war, the men they call "The Tuskegee Airmen" must undertake the riskiest mission of their lives--to prove to America that courage knows no color. Their success could earn them respect, save lives and help win a terrible war. Their failure could destroy more hopes and dreams than their own
Gifted hands the Ben Carson story ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,080 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows the life of Dr. Benjamin S. Carson, who overcame problems in school and obstacles in life to become a world-renowned neurosurgeon. His lifelong journey led him to become director of pediatric neurosurgery at Johns Hopkins Children's Center, a bestselling author, and a recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom. Includes behind-the-scenes, and featurettes
The Fighting Temptations by Cuba Gooding ( Visual )
15 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 1,007 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Darren is a New York ad executive who travels to a small town in the deep south after receiving word that his aunt has left him a sizable inheritance. Darren is informed that he will only receive the money if he successfully leads a local gospel choir to victory at an upcoming competition. Darren takes on the task of finding the best singers in town and forming the group. There, he meets Lilly, a single mother who not only possesses an incredible voice but also the ability to warm Darren's cold heart
Norbit by Brian Robbins ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 977 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mild-mannered Norbit has a second chance at love with his childhood sweetheart, but the one major obstacle standing in his way is jealous Rasputia, his larger-than-life wife
Daddy day camp ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 967 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Charlie Hinton and Phil Ryerson are a pair of fathers who attempt to keep their summer camp running even though they are under heavy economic strain. To whip together a group of kids who have problems following orders and to help improve their financial situation, Hinton brings in his military trained father, even though he and his father have been on the outs. Soon the campers, and the fathers, are involved in a series of adventures that will make the camp solvent, and help mend broken relationships
Machete kills by Danny Trejo ( Visual )
7 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In his latest mission, Machete is recruited by the U.S. President to stop a crazed global terrorist who is planning to start a nuclear war. Meanwhile, Machete has a bounty on his head, and he faces death from a series of deadly assassins
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Alternative Names
Gooding, Cuba, 1968-
Gooding, Cuba 1968- Junior
Gooding, Cuba Jr
Gooding Cuba Jr. 1968-....
Gooding, Cuba Junior 1968-
Gooding(Jr.), Cuba 1968-
English (373)
Spanish (12)
German (6)
French (6)
Multiple languages (4)
Italian (3)
Turkish (2)