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Lindo, Delroy 1952-

Overview
Works: 174 works in 473 publications in 6 languages and 23,015 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Comedy films  Christmas films  Film adaptations  History  Made-for-TV movies  Legal television programs  Biography  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Speaker, Other, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Delroy Lindo
Up by Pete Docter ( Visual )
23 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 3,037 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Carl Fredericksen, a retired balloon salesman, is part rascal and part dreamer who is ready for his last chance at high-flying excitement. Tying thousands of balloons to his house, Carl sets off to the lost world of his childhood dreams. Unbeknownst to Carl, Russell, an overeager eight-year-old Wilderness Explorer who has never ventured beyond his backyard, is in the wrong place at the wrong time. The world's most unlikely duo reach new heights and meet fantastic friends. Stuck together in the wilds of the jungle, Carl realizes that sometimes life's biggest adventures aren't the ones you set out looking for"--Container
Sahara by Breck Elsner ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three intrepid adventurers, including the legendary Dirk Pitt, set out to claim a massive treaure and foil the efforts of a cadre intent on world destruction
Ransom by Ron Howard ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and held by 1,205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When the son of a wealthy businessman is kidnapped, he defies the experts and turns the tables on the kidnappers in a last-chance effort to rescue his boy
The core by Aaron Eckhart ( Visual )
18 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 1,187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A team of top scientific minds from around the world are assembled to determine what has been happening to Earth. Dr. Keyes makes the startling discovery that the Earth's electromagnetic forces have begun to collapse. If the planet is to be saved, the core of the Earth needs a jump start, and Keyes assembles a team to burrow to the center of the planet and bomb the insides back into action. However, as the crew digs deeper into the Earth, the more they discover what they haven't been told about their mission and what's really been causing the worldwide chaos
Malcolm X by Spike Lee ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Born Malcolm Little, his minister father was killed by the Ku Klux Klan. He became a gangster, and while in jail discovered the Nation of Islam writings of Elijah Muhammad. After getting out of jail, he preaches the teachings, but later on goes on a pilgrimage to the city of Mecca. There he converts to the original Islamic religion and becomes a Sunni Muslim. He changes his name to El-Hajj Malik Al-Shabazz and stops his anti-white teachings, having discovered the error of his mistakes. He is later assasinated and dies a Muslim martyr
The last castle by David Scarpa ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 1,118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
General Irwin, a respected three-star tactician whose career ends in disgrace when he's court martialed and sent to a maximum security military prison, The Castle. Irwin quickly butts heads with the facility's autocratic warden, Colonel Winter, who runs his command with an iron fist, even killing prisoners when he deems it necessary. Irwin rallies his fellow convicts into a rag-tag army and leads them in a revolt against Winter, an action that the warden is ready to repel by violent means
Heist by David Mamet ( Visual )
15 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and German and held by 1,089 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Veteran thief Joe Moore is saddled with one last difficult job before retiring from a life of crime
The cider house rules L'Ĺ“uvre de dieu, la part du diable by John Irving ( Visual )
26 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,059 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Homer is an orphan in remote St. Cloud, Maine. Never adopted, he is the favorite of orphanage director Dr. Larch, who trains him to be a skilled, albeit unlicensed, physician. Homer, however, yearns for a self-chosen life outside the orphanage. Then Wally and pregnant Candy visit the orphanage for a medically safe, albeit illegal, abortion. Homer accompanies them to Wally's family apple farm. Wally goes off to war, leaving Homer and Candy alone together. What will Homer learn in the cider house? What of the destiny Dr. Larch planned for him?
This Christmas ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 905 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For the first time in years, the entire Whitfield clan comes home to celebrate Christmas and learn through the drama and emotional baggage how to be a family once again
Domino by Tony Scott ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 816 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the true story of Domino Harvey, who is the daughter of film actor Laurence Harvey. Tired and unsuited to the pretentiousness of her high-society Los Angeles life, Domino leaves the glitz behind her and sets off to become a bounty hunter. She quickly falls under the wing of veteran hunter Ed Mosley and his crew, becoming an unlikely natural in the art of bounty hunting. But things heat up when a gang of masked men begin a series of armored car heists. Before long the mob, a crazed TV producer, the FBI and a terminally ill child have all got caught up in the crazy situation
Pixar short films collection ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 786 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Disney and Pixar present an incredible new collection of 12 short films, featuring multiple Academy Award nominees (best short film, animated: Presto, 2008; Day & Night, 2010; La Luna, 2011) and a host of family favorites. Join the celebration of imagination with this must-own collection, packed with unforgettable animation, fantastic stories, and captivating characters
Crooklyn by Spike Lee ( Visual )
26 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 777 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Director Spike Lee fashions a bold, flavorful picture of family life in a crowded but cozy Brooklyn neighborhood nicknamed "Crooklyn" by the Carmichaels, who experience one very special summer in their hometown under difficult but often wonderful circumstances
Lackawanna blues ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a story fueled by rhythm and blues, a young boy's life is shaped by love and the stories of a cast of characters in the boarding house where he lives. Based on Ruben Santiago-Hudson's autobiographical play about his relationship with his guardian Rachel Crosby, set in 1950's and 1960's Lackawanna, New York. After the separation of his parents, young Ruben, a part-black, part-Hispanic child, is sent to live in a small-scale boarding house run by the kind-hearted "Nanny" Crosby and her younger husband Bill
The one by James C. K. K Wong ( Visual )
19 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sometimes, the difference between good and evil is only a matter of degrees. Officer Yulaw is on the trail of a diabolical mirror image of himself that has escaped from a parallel universe. Each time he kills his likeness he grows stronger and more powerful. Now, he is the only one standing in his way of becoming "the one."
Clockers by Spike Lee ( Visual )
24 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two brothers grow up together in the same Brooklyn housing projects, but they are as opposite as good and evil. Victor Dunham has a family, works two jobs and leads a respectable life. His 19-year-old brother, Strike, hangs out with his friends on a bench and sells crack cocaine. Strike agrees to kill a rival dealer as a favor to Rodney, the neighborhood drug kingpin, but when the man is murdered, it is Victor who confesses. Detective Rocco Kleine won't buy Victor's confession, and begins to attempt to break down the stories of both brothers in order to save Victor
Broken arrow by John Woo ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Two military pilots engage in a no-holds-barred battle against time and each other in a race to recover two stolen nuclear warheads. When a B-2 Stealth Bomber crashes in the Utah desert during a top-secret test run, the military quickly moves in to retrieve its two "broken arrows." But the situation spins out of control after one of the pilots reveals the crash to be part of an incredible nuclear extortion plot."--Container
Romeo must die ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gravity-warping martial arts, cool visual effects and an all-star music track combine in this revved-up action movie. Rough-and-ready Han shares an attraction with Trish O' Day (Aaliyah) even though their families are rivals in a fierce Oakland turf battle. The two also share plenty of danger as they try to fine the real cause of the blood feud
The exonerated ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The undeniable power of the true stories of six exonerated survivors of death row will engage your emotion, incite your passion, and envelope you in their search for the lost pieces of dignity and the lives that were interrupted. The Exonerated began its journey over the summer of 2000, when authors Jessica Blank and Erik Jensen traveled across the United States, interviewing 40 of the (then) 89 former death row prisoners. They went as far south as Texas and Miami, as far north as Chicago and just about everywhere in between to meet the people whose stories appear in The Exonerated. The interviewees were from vastly different ethnic, religious and educational backgrounds. Their views on the world varied greatly. The only thing that they had in common was that all 40 had been sentenced to death, spent anywhere from 2 to 22 years on death row and were subsequently found innocent and freed by the state
Feeling Minnesota by Steven Baigelman ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A woman agrees to marry a man in order to repay a debt, but rethinks her decision when she meets the groom's brother
A life less ordinary by Danny Boyle ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A rich, spoiled young woman and a hapless janitor are star-crossed lovers in this twisted romantic comedy
 
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Languages
English (216)
French (15)
Spanish (11)
German (8)
Chinese (1)
Multiple languages (1)
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