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Olmos, Edward James

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Works: 650 works in 1,438 publications in 8 languages and 50,932 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Science fiction films  Film adaptations  Science fiction television programs  Television series  History  Television remakes  Animated films  Documentary television programs 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Author, Director, Performer, Producer, Interviewee, Speaker, vac, Host, Restager, Other, Former owner
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Blade runner by Ridley Scott( visu )
128 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 4,933 libraries worldwide
Rick Deckard prowls the steel-and-microchip jungle of Los Angeles in the 21st century. He is known as a "blade runner" who stalks genetically made criminal replicants. His assignment is to terminate their existence. The only crime these cyborgs have committed is wanting to be human. This remastered director's cut differs significantly from what 1982 moviegoers saw
Stand and Deliver by Edward James Olmos( visu )
35 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,981 libraries worldwide
Story of Jaime Escalante, a math teacher at East Los Angeles' Garfield High School, who pushes and inspires 18 inner-city Hispanic students who were struggling with math to become math whizzes
Battlestar Galactica by Michael Rymer( visu )
69 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,485 libraries worldwide
From their initial action-packed battles against the Cylons to their desperate attempts to find the fabled 13th colony, Earth, the determined band of human survivors continue to fight for their lives and their hopes. Join them now as the fleet journeys into the furthest reaches of unexplored space
Selena ( visu )
29 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,142 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of the Grammy Award-winning South Texas singer whose life tragically ended just as she was taking Tejano music into mainstream America
The Green Hornet by Michel Gondry( visu )
23 editions published in 2011 in English and German and held by 1,807 libraries worldwide
Britt Reid is a rich playboy with a direction-less life. After his father dies, Britt inherits his vast media empire where he meets employee, Kato. The two realize that they have a chance to do something worthwhile with their lives by fighting crime, so Britt becomes the Green Hornet. With the help of Britt's secretary, the two begin hunting down Benjamin Chudnofsky, the man who controls LA's gritty underworld. But Chudnofsky has plans of his own: to swat down The Green Hornet once and for all
Kaze no tani no Naushika = Nausicaä of the valley of the wind by Hayao Miyazaki( visu )
19 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,756 libraries worldwide
In the distant future, Princess Nausicaa leads the people of the Valley of the Wind in a struggle against the insect-like Ohmu
Beverly Hills Chihuahua ( visu )
9 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 1,667 libraries worldwide
Chloe is a pampered Beverly Hills chihuahua who, while on vacation in Mexico with her owner's niece, Rachel, gets lost. She must rely on her new friends to help her get back home before she is caught by a dognapper who wants to ransom her. In the meantime, Papi, a male chihuahua who is in love with Chloe goes in pursuit of her. Papi's owner is a handsome young gardener for Rachel's aunt Viv. He slowly develops a romantic interest in Rachel. Chloe befriends Delgado, a lonely German Shepherd, who travels with her and protects her from Diablo, the evil Doberman, who wants to return her and her diamond collar to the dognapper
My family = Mi familia by Gregory Nava( visu )
14 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 1,280 libraries worldwide
Presents the three-generation saga of the Sanchez family as told by the eldest son. From the beginnings of his father's journey from Mexico to California in the 1920s, to his brother Chucho's tragic rebellion of the 1950s, to the stark realities of modern day, the struggle to live the American dream is sometimes darkened but never diminished for Paco Sanchez and his family
2 guns ( visu )
4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,232 libraries worldwide
"When an attempt to take down a drug cartel blows up in their faces, two undercover operatives are forced to go on the run together, though neither knows that the other is a federal agent"--Container
500 nations ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1,187 libraries worldwide
500 Nations is an eight-part documentary that looks back at the life in North America before the arrival of the Europeans, then follows the epic strugles of Indian Nations as the continent is reshaped by contact
Americanos : Latino life in the United States = La vida Latina en los Estados Unidos by Edward James Olmos( Book )
8 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 1,146 libraries worldwide
"Americanos celebrates the diversity and energy of today's Latin-American community through a wealth of nationalities--Cuban, Panamanian, Puerto Rican, Mexican, Argentinean and others."--Cover
Crucible of empire : the Spanish-American War ( visu )
9 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 997 libraries worldwide
An account of the United States' war with Spain beginning in 1898 which eventually led to U.S. control of Cuba and the Philippines, and later resulted in the independence of those two countries. Explains the United States' experiment in imperialism, which it later decided against. Tells the story of the war from all perspectives, not just the American side
Battlestar Galactica ( visu )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 995 libraries worldwide
After losing the war against the Cylon robots, the Battlestar Galactica crew quickly head toward the fabled 13th colony, Earth. Galactica Commander Adama and President Laura Roslin are facing the problems of waning supplies and crushed morale. Along the way they have to deal with the credible threat that Cylons may be aboard the ship
Zoot suit ( visu )
13 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 962 libraries worldwide
Lawyers seek justice for a group of Mexican-Americans being sent to prison. Based on the Sleepy Lagoon murder case and the zoot suit riots of 1940s Los Angeles
Battlestar Galactica ( visu )
16 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 930 libraries worldwide
This season finds the twelve colonies of man caught in a brewing civil war between the followers of President Roslin and those of Commander Adama. They must face the Cylons from outside, and within, the fleet
A class apart ( visu )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 893 libraries worldwide
In the small town of Edna, Texas, in 1951, field hand Pete Hernández killed a tenant farmer after exchanging words in a cantina. From this murder emerged a landmark civil rights case that would change the lives and legal standing of tens of millions of Americans. Tells the story of an underdog band of Mexican American lawyers who took their case all the way to the Supreme Court, where they challenged Jim Crow-style discrimination against Mexican Americans. Lawyers forged a daring legal strategy, arguing that Mexican Americans were "a class apart" from a legal system that recognized only blacks and whites
In the Time of the Butterflies ( visu )
10 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 884 libraries worldwide
An idealistic young woman falls for a rebel leader and takes on a murderous dictator. Today, November 25 is observed in many Latin American countries as the International Day Against Violence Towards Women. This is based on the story of the Mirabal sisters, whose deaths became the final blow to the regime of Leonidas Trujillo, who was assassinated six months later
Battlestar Galactica ( visu )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 854 libraries worldwide
This season finds the twelve colonies caught in a brewing civil war between the followers of President Roslin and those of Commander Adama. They must face the Cylons from outside, and within, the fleet
The road to El Dorado by Bibo Bergeron( visu )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and Portuguese and held by 821 libraries worldwide
Two Spanish adventurers find El Dorado, the Lost City of Gold, but find their new-found friendship with its inhabitants conflicts with their planned get-rich-quick schemes
Battlestar Galactica ( visu )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 797 libraries worldwide
Continuation of the epic, follows the ongoing battle of President Laura Roslin and Commander William Adama in their heart-pounding crusade to save humanity from the deadly robot Cylons
 
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Alternative Names
Edvard Džejms Olmos
Edward James Olmos acteur et cinéaste américain
Edward James Olmos Actor estadounidense
Edward James Olmos aktor amerykański
Edward James Olmos Amerikaans acteur
Edward James Olmos Amerikanischer Schauspieler und Regisseur
Edward James Olmos attore e regista statunitense
James Olmos, Edward.
Olmos, Ed. 1947-
Olmos, Eddie 1947-
Olmos, Edward 1947-
Olmos, Edward J. 1947-
Olmos, Edward James 1947-
Едвард Џејмс Олмос
Едуард Джеймс Олмос
Олмос, Эдвард Джеймс
Էդվարդ Ջեյմս Օլմոս
אדוארד ג'יימס אולמוס
אדוארד ג'יימס אולמוס שחקן אמריקאי
إدوارد جيمس أولموس
إدوارد جيمس أولموس ممثل ومخرج أمريكي
ادوارد جیمز آلموس بازیگر و کارگردان آمریکایی
에드워드 제임스 올모스
エドワード・ジェームズ・オルモス
爱德华·詹姆斯·奥莫斯
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