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Leon (Leon Robinson)

Overview
Works: 44 works in 68 publications in 1 language and 4,458 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  Television programs  Television adaptations  Fiction  Film adaptations  Musical films  Juvenile works  History 
Roles: Actor, Production personnel
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Leon
Cool runnings by Jon Turteltaub ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 920 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four young men form Jamaica's first bobsled team, in hopes of competing at the 1988 Winter Olympics in Calgary, Alberta. Loosely based on a true story
Oz by Tom Fontana ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Welcome to Emerald City, an experimental unit of the Oswald Maximum Security Prison or OZ. As run by Tim McManus and overseen by Warden Leo Glenn, Em City is about prisoner rehabilitation over pulic retribution. No matter how hardened a criminal or killer, whether you're in for a few years or in for life, you have a role to play. Once inside, choose your friends carefully
The Five Heartbeats by Robert Townsend ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Five young friends are drawn together by music. Their dreams of fame and fortune take them from amateur nights in ghetto clubs to the pinnacle of show business success and personal tragedy. When the vocal group The Five Heartbeats get to the top of music world they learn the hard reality of the music industry
The women of Brewster Place ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mattie Michael, whose life has been plagued by misfortunes, is alone in a ghetto tenement on Brewster Place. She gradually unites the other tenement women to help them struggle for a new life
Once upon a time-- when we were colored by Tom Reid ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the story of growing up in the segregation-era South, in a community that faced adversity and held together with amazing dignity and grace
Buffalo soldiers by Robert O'Connor ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Crooked U.S. soldiers are stationed on an American Army base in West Germany during the waning days of the cold war. Special Fourth Class Elwood guards against the Soviets while on duty, and rips off the U.S. military while off duty. Elwood runs a profitable black-market business that operates just below the official radar. One day, he and his gang uncover some loot that will land them some real money - high-tech military weaponry. As they try to quietly offload the stuff, the new sergeant catches on to the nefarious deeds and sets out to put him out of business
Cover ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Valerie Maas is a devoted, churchgoing wife and mother whose faith is shattered when she discovers that her husband Dutch is living a secret double life. And when she's subsequently arrested for the murder of a famous singer who has a big secret of his own, Valerie is as shocked as anyone-- she's the last person anyone would suspect would do such a thing. But she may actually have the best motive of all and an assistant D.A. with an election to win is determined to prove she's guilty-- even if he's wrong
Above the rim ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kyle Lee Watson is an inner-city high school basketball star torn between college and the lure of the streets. During an important championship play-off game, Kyle grandstands to catch the attention of a Georgetown college scout. Instead, he impresses Birdie, a powerful gang leader who is assembling a team to compete in the neighborhood Shoot-Out contest, a high-stakes street basketball tournament for the bragging rights of the city
And then there was you ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Joshua and Natalie appear to be the picture-perfect couple, but looks can be deceiving. When Natalie discovers her husband has led a secret life, she is forced to deal with losing everything she loves. While picking up the pieces of her shattered world, the process of healing introduces some newfound obstacles in the form of a new love interest. Now, Natalie must test the boundaries of her trust and the capacity of her heart before she can love again
From this day forward ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Patrice and Corrine are two sexy, confident women with great relationships, but they've got it all wrong when it comes to love. Before they drive their men crazy, they've got some tough lessons to learn about trust and fidelity, if they hope to make love last
Diary of a single mom ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three women struggle to create lives that not only sustain them and their families, but also inspire others toward more action and compassion in their own lives
Friends & lovers ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
What happens when an understanding becomes misunderstood? Take a look at two very different relationships, one stalled by the marriage issue, the other is going recklessly too fast, and how friendship sometimes can be the only thing that gets you through the chaos
3 ways to get a husband ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chastity has a hard time finding a good man after her boyfriend decides to leave her to join the military. When she moves in with a new boyfriend her mother doesn't approve of, her mother reveals her three methods to finding love. Based on the faith-based stage play
OZ ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Welcome to Emerald City, an experimental unit of the Oswald Maximum Security Prison or OZ. As run by Tim McManus and overseen by Warden Leo Glenn, Em City is about prisoner rehabilitation over public retribution. No matter how hardened a criminal or killer, whether you're in for a few years or in for life, you have a role to play. Once inside, choose your friends carefully
OZ ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Welcome to Emerald City, an experimental unit of the Oswald Maximum Security Prison or OZ. As run by Tim McManus and overseen by Warden Leo Glenn, Em City is about prisoner rehabilitation over public retribution. No matter how hardened a criminal or killer, whether you're in for a few years or in for life, you have a role to play. Once inside, choose your friends carefully
OZ ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Welcome to Emerald City, an experimental unit of the Oswald Maximum Security Prison or OZ. As run by Tim McManus and overseen by Warden Leo Glenn, Em City is about prisoner rehabilitation over public retribution. No matter how hardened a criminal or killer, whether you're in for a few years or in for life, you have a role to play. Once inside, choose your friends carefully
Spirit lost ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A couple moves to a village on the North Carolina coast, but discovers that their quaint house already has a long-standing tenant. Built 200 years ago by a philandering sea captain, the house is residence to the spirit of an abandoned lover with an insatiable lust and a viciously jealous nature
Little Richard ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A revealing look into the tumultuous life of Little Richard, whose groundbreaking music revolutionized rock 'n' roll. Growing up in poverty, a social misfit, his passion, talent and flamboyant style catapulted him into rock limelight. Go through his chart-topping years when he lived the rock 'n' roll lifestyle
Streetwalkin' ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cookie is a young runaway who arrives in New York City with her brother and ends up working as a prostitute for a pimp named Duke. Despite the desperate circumstances everything seems fine at first until one of Duke's streetwalkers threatens to quit, and he nearly beats her to death. Sickened and shocked, Cookie runs away with an infuriated Duke hot in pursuit and unsparing of anyone who gets in his way
Cliffhanger by Renny Harlin ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rocky Mountain rescue workers discover a distress call to locate five climbers is really a trap set by a merciless international terrorist, and millions of dollars and their own lives hang in the balance
 
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Alternative Names
Robinson, Leon
Robinson, Leon 1962-
Languages
English (44)
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