WorldCat Identities

Lumbly, Carl

Works: 81 works in 159 publications in 3 languages and 11,043 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Action and adventure television programs  Thrillers (Television programs)  Animated films  Film adaptations  Spy television programs  Juvenile works  Television programs  Made-for-TV movies 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Carl Lumbly
Sounder by Martin Ritt( Visual )

5 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 1,070 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the story of an 11-year-old black youngster, "Boy." When his sharecropper father is arrested and sentenced to five years at hard labor after stealing food to feed his family, Boy embarks upon a journey to find out where his father has being imprisoned. Accompanied by his dog Sounder, Boy also makes the arduous crossover from boyhood to manhood, with the help (and sometimes hindrance) of various people along the road
Justice League( Visual )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 1,068 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a Thanagarian spaceship descends upon Earth, the Justice League turns to Hawkgirl for some answers. And their questions multiply when they discover she has been living amongst them as a spy! As the Thanagarian visitors reveal their dark intentions, Hawkgirl must choose between loyalty to her people and love for her friends on her adopted planet Earth
Marcus Garvey look for me in the whirlwind by Stanley Nelson( Visual )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 790 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses a wealth of archival film, photographs and documents to uncover the story of this Jamaican immigrant who between 1916 and 1921 built the largest black mass movement in world history
Buffalo soldiers( Visual )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fact-based story about the all-black U.S. Cavalry Troop H, which protected the Western territories in post-Civil War times. The story focuses on the troops' attempts to capture an Apache warrior, Vittorio, who slaughters the settlers in New Mexico. The film examines the racial tensions that existed between the black soldiers and some of the white soldiers, and the truths about the Indian invaders
NightJohn( Visual )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and held by 674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a new slave named NightJohn is brought to the plantation, he opens a whle new world for Sarny because he has forbidden talents. He can read and also he can teach. As she learns to read she learns the power of words and the unconquerable strength of the human spirit
Alias( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a ferocious hand-to-hand fight left Sydney on the floor, unconscious, she awakens to find boyfriend Vaughn waiting for her at a safe house. According to Vaughn, Sydney has been missing for over two years, and he is wearing a wedding ring. Syd must now adjusting to a world that seems upside-down. Will is in the witness protection program; Irina is on the run; Jack is being held in a federal detention facility; Dixon is now director of the division; evil Sloane is now the head of an international relief organization. The main thrust revolves around a new CIA threat, the Covenant
Alias( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of a young and beautiful secret agent working for the CIA
Brother Future by Alan Smithee( Visual )

9 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in English and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A slick inner-city youth is knocked unconscious and wakes up to find he has been transported back through time to 1822 Charleston, S.C., where he is taken captive as a slave
Alias( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When Sydney leaves the CIA to join a powerful new Black Ops unit, she has no idea of the reunion in store for her. Family secrets are revealed and old adversaries come together for a year of betrayal, suspense, and breathtaking surprises"--Container
How Stella got her groove back( Visual )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stella and Delilah have been friends through good times and bad. Stella, however, has been so busy with building a life, she's forgotten how to live. Delilah has plans to change that--Container
Justice League( Visual )

7 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Justice League are Earth's finest super heroes and protectors of humanity. But in the mind of the Dark Knight, they are potentially the most dangerous people on the planet should any of them go rogue. Over time, Batman has compiled top-secret contingency plans in the event he is forced to neutralize one of his fellow Justice League members such as Superman, Wonder Woman, Green Lantern, Cyborg, Martian Manhunter or the Flash
Justice league( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Enemy Below: The Justice League uses their super human strength to save Aquaman and his family ; In Blackest Night: Green Lantern is put on trial for destroying a planet but the Justice League proves it wasn't him
The X-files( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A young F.B.I. agent is assigned watchdog duty over a fellow agent, but finds herself drawn into his investigations of paranormal and unexplained phenomena."
Justice League Unlimited( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Justice League, Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, Flash, Green Lantern, and J'onn J'onzz, with countless new members, float above the Earth in their Watchtower, and use their combined powers to fight crime, eradicate evil, and save the world
South Central( Visual )

6 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and French and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A child's chance to escape anger and injustice begins with one man. His father
The gospel at Colonus( Visual )

3 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Told from the perspective of a Black Pentecostal preacher and his congregation, the play dramatizes legendary Greek character Oedipus' last days on Earth. Having blinded himself out of guilt, Oedipus makes a solace-seeking pilgrimage to Colonus, the place where he believes he is meant to die. Primarily through song, the preacher and his congregation translate this story of redemption into a Christian parable
Men of honor by Robert De Niro( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La valiente historia de Carl M. Brashear, un marinero afroamericano, que se atrevió a soñar con convertirse en un gran experto submarinista de la Marina de los Estados Unidos
The color of friendship( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mahree Bok lives on a farm in South Africa. Her father is a policeman who cannot hide his joy when activist Steve Biko is caught by the South African authorities. Piper Dellums is the daughter of a US congressman from California and who lives in a nice home in Washington DC. When Mahree is chosen to spend a semester at the Dellums' house, she doesn't expect that her host family would be black. Nor do her hosts suspect that she is not a black South African
Alias( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the fifth and final season of the explosive hit series Alias, Jennifer Garner returns as secret agent Sydney Bristow to settle the score once and for all. Experience all the stunning action of the show's final year
Black Panther( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Black Panther's origin is retold in cinematic scope with social satire and all-out action. Created by Stan Lee and penciller-co-plotter Jack Kirby, Black Panther first appeared in Fantastic Four #52 (July 1966). He is the first black superhero in mainstream American comics
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