WorldCat Identities

Wayans, Damon

Overview
Works: 130 works in 279 publications in 4 languages and 9,801 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Humor  Film adaptations  Juvenile works 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Creator, Composer, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Key
Publications about  Damon Wayans Publications about Damon Wayans
Publications by  Damon Wayans Publications by Damon Wayans
Most widely held works by Damon Wayans
Marmaduke ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this fun family comedy, the 'Duke' is livin' large in Orange County, California. But fitting in with his new four-legged friends isn't always easy for a super-sized teenage dog
Bamboozled by Spike Lee ( Visual )
20 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,011 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a searing parody of American television, it takes a humorous look at how race, ratings and the pursuit of power lead to a network executive's stunning rise and tragic downfall
Red hats : a novel by Damon Wayans ( Book )
5 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 876 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Novel about how a bitter and lonely woman rediscovers her ability to give and receive love
The last boy scout by Tony Scott ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and held by 667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"They walk the walk. They talk the talk. They play the game--a bone-crushing, bullets-flying game of life and death set against the world of pro football. When you throw the bomb in this game, it's for keeps."
Major Payne ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When peace breaks out in America, killing machine Major Benson Winifred Payne, United States Marine Corps Special Forces, is given his marching orders--to the unemployment line. Unable to cope with civilian life, Payne is thrust back into the military regimen as commander of the Madison Academy Junior ROTC
Dance flick ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sweet, innocent Megan's ballet dreams are shattered when she is forced to attend an inner-city high school where she meets Thomas, a young hip-hop dancer from the wrong side of the tracks. With a new crew of friends, this suburban girl with no street 'cred, ' has to step up her game and achieve her dreams in the mother of all dance-offs
Look who's talking by Amy Heckerling ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Little Mikey figures he's got it made after uniting his mother with the dad of his dreams. But instead of family bliss, Mikey gets the biggest surprise of his life- a baby sister
Bulletproof ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Once inseparable pals, Archie Moses and Rock Keats find themselves on opposite sides of the law, each feeling betrayed by the other. In fact, the only person who hates them more than they hate each other is ruthless drug kingpin Frank, who wants to put them both six feet under! Now, through a strange twist of fate, Moses and Keats are on the run
Bootleg by Damon Wayans ( Book )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nothing is too outrageous for Damon Wayans. Whether he's talking about family, celebrities, racism, relationships, politics, or sex, Damon takes no prisoners. And in Bootleg, he brings it all on, uncut and uncensored
Celtic pride ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Buddies Jimmy and Mike are a pair of die-hard basketball fans who'll do anything to help their team win -- including kidnapping Lewis Scott, a stuck-up superstar who's about to lead his team to the NBA Championship. When Scott ends up being a tough competitor off the court, too, he hilariously turns the tables on his dim-witted captors
Earth girls are easy by Julien Temple ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this comedy three aliens crash land in a valley girl's swimming pool. She makes them over and they set out for a night on the town
In living color ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The show bridged the gap between black and white audiences by at once exploiting stereotypes and then proving how ridiculous they could be, without being politically correct or preachy, and never without the aid of top-notch humor. The writing was spectacular, each of the performers were incredibly talented, and the chemistry between them showed. The first season of the comedy show that crossed every line with their crude humor and introduced a new generation of comedy talent
In living color ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The third season of the popular African-American sketch comedy show that first introduced the Wayans family and Jim Carrey to the masses
Happy endings ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Take six twentysomething Chicago friends, add cocktails and hormones, shake, and you've got Happy Endings, the hilarious new comedy that asks: when a couple splits, who gets to keep the friends?
Blankman ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and French and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Comedy about two brothers who become self-appointed crime fighters. One dresses in long underwear, uses his grandmother's housecoat for a cape, makes a mask from socks, takes to the street and becomes known as Blankman
Mo' money by Peter Macdonald ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After a string of small-time scams, Johnny Stewart finally decides to go legit when he meets the woman of his dreams. Following her into the Dynasty Credit Card offices, he quickly accepts a low-level job in the mailroom. But the temptation of "free" money - in the form of returned credit cards - is more temptation than Johnny can resist, and soon he and his little brother are on the hilarious shopping spree of a lifetime. When a corrupt executive finds out, he blackmails Johnny into a dangerous fraud scheme that threatens not only his credit rating, but his life
Punch line ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lilah, a housewife who wants to be a comedienne, teams up with Steve, a self-centered comic who teaches Lilah how to be funny
Marci X ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A culture clash occurs when a born-to-shop socialite tries to clean up the act of a rapper. The new song "Shoot Ya' Teacha" by controversial hardcore rapper Dr. S. causes a public outcry. The stress causes a heart attack for the owner of the hardcore rap record label Felony Assault. It's up to his stylishly sunny daughter Marci to take over his business. She tries to rescue the record label by changing the negative image of Dr. S
Harlem aria ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Anton, a mentally challenged young man from Harlem, dreams of becoming an opera singer. Frustrated at home, he runs away to pursue his dreams in Italy, but he is conned out of his life savings by Wes, a heartless street hustler. He is discovered by Matthew, a bitter street musician who dreams of being a concert pianist. Anton's love of music and compassion for people allows them to reach their dreams
Beverly Hills cop Beverly Hills cop II, Beverly Hills cop III ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eddie Murphy and Judge Reinhold team up as detectives for three wild and funny action films
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.16 (from 0.00 for Wayans, Da ... to 1.00 for The great ...)
Languages
English (131)
Spanish (8)
French (4)
Russian (1)
Covers