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Peters, Brock

Works: 270 works in 704 publications in 4 languages and 19,807 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Legal films  Musical films  Fiction  History  Science fiction television programs  Television series  Superhero television programs 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, vac, Singer, Author, Interviewee, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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To Kill a Mockingbird by Robert Mulligan( visu )
112 editions published between 1962 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 5,246 libraries worldwide
The setting is a dusty Southern town during the Depression. A white woman accuses a black man of rape. Though he is obviously innocent, the outcome of his trial is such a foregone conclusion that no lawyer will step forward to defend him--except the town's most distinguished citizen. His compassionate defense costs him many friendships but earns him the respect and admiration of his two motherless children
Soylent green by Richard Fleischer( visu )
22 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,461 libraries worldwide
Hideous truth about the secret ingredient of "Soylent Green."
The Pawnbroker by Sidney Lumet( visu )
31 editions published between 1964 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,227 libraries worldwide
A long time ago, Sol Nazerman was a professor. He had a wife, children. Then the Germans came. Sol survived the concentration camp, his family did not. Now, as the pawnbroker in a shop owned by a racketeer, he grows increasingly bitter and callous, withdrawing still further from the world around him. His eager assistant Jesus looks to him as both a teacher and a father figure, but Sol eschews involvement or compassion. This detachment leads to a tragedy, which awakens Sol's humanity, wherein he can finally acknowledge his burden of grief and guilt
Oscar Hammerstein's Carmen Jones by Otto Preminger( visu )
13 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 1,090 libraries worldwide
This is a familiar archetypal story, which is exactly where its appeal lies. Relocated to a Southern military base, Joe is a soldier about to leave for flying school, planning to marry his longtime sweetheart Cindy Lou before he goes. But free-spirited parachute packer Carmen interferes, when Joe is tasked with delivering her to jail after she gets into a vicious fight with another woman. This begins their stormy romance, and ends with Joe AWOL, the pair on the run in Chicago, and Carmen deserting Joe for professional boxer Husky Miller. Undone by her fickleness, Joe's passion for Carmen has tragic consequences
The voyage of La Amistad : a quest for freedom ( visu )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 568 libraries worldwide
This documentary tells the story of the revolt aboard the slave ship La Amistad, in which Africans abducted from Sierra Leone in violation of international law took over the ship on which they were held, only to end up in the American court system. They took their case all the way to the Supreme Court, with various abolitionists and former president John Quincy Adams leading the way. Based on court documents and transcripts, letters written by the Africans and their lawyers, newspaper articles, and testimony from present-day scholars
Lost in the stars ( visu )
16 editions published between 1974 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 532 libraries worldwide
Stephen Kumalo, a black South African minister searches the unfamiliar back alleys and shanty towns of Johannesburg for his son, Absalom. But Kumalo's unwavering faith is put to the test when he finds Absalom in jail facing a capital murder charge. Courage, dignity and sacrifice fall prey to the whirlwind of racist hypocrisy and hollow justice in Absalom's trial. Absalom's reunion and reconciliation with this father, his jailhouse marriage to his pregnant sweetheart, and his heroic determination to tell the truth set the stage for a tragic climax
The locket by Rufus E Hallmark( visu )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 514 libraries worldwide
The story of a wise woman who teaches a troubled young man an invaluable lesson about not giving up easily in the quest for both real love and a fulfilling life
Major Dundee by Sam Peckinpah( visu )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 490 libraries worldwide
A Union major late in the Civil War takes it upon himself to punish a band of Apaches who murdered a ranch family and fled into Mexico. Being short of troops he uses Confederate prisoners, ex-slaves and criminals to accomplish his goal
Faerie tale theatre ( visu )
4 editions published between 1982 and 2008 in English and held by 467 libraries worldwide
This award-winning series brings to life 26 of the most magical classic fairy tales of all time, now digitally remastered
Star trek IV : the voyage home by Leonard Nimoy( visu )
8 editions published between 1986 and 2017 in English and held by 466 libraries worldwide
A mysterious alien power is threatening Earth in the 23rd century by evaporating oceans and destroying the atmosphere. Kirk and his crew must time travel back to 1986 San Francisco where they encounter the alien life of punk, pizza, and exact-change busses while trying to capture two almost-extinct humpback whales to take back with them
Batman, the animated series ( visu )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 407 libraries worldwide
Fight crime day and night alongside The Dark Knight as he encounters the Catwoman, duel with the Penguin, contests with The Riddler and battles wit with the Joker
Batman, the animated series ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 373 libraries worldwide
This fantastic 4-disc set packs 28 awesome adventures of the World's Greatest Detective taking down an array of criminal masterminds plus Exclusive Extras also worthy of investigation. Experience the thrills of vigilante justice as millionaire playboy Bruce Wayne and alter-ego Batman protect the streets of Gotham City from a host of villains. Intelligent, dramatic stories, unique characters and sharp dialog shaped this edgy TV series into an Emmy-winning powerhouse that brought the Caped Crusader out of the dark alleys of TV history and into the present for fans of all ages
Fall River legend by Morton Gould( file )
4 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in No Linguistic Content and English and held by 369 libraries worldwide
Star trek, Deep Space Nine by Avery Brooks( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 322 libraries worldwide
Orbiting the liberated planet of Bajor, a Federation space station guards the opening of a stable wormhole to the far side of the Galaxy
Star trek, Deep Space Nine by Avery Brooks( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 314 libraries worldwide
Orbiting the liberated planet of Bajor, a Federation space station guards the opening of a stable wormhole to the far side of the Galaxy
Black boy by Richard Wright( Sound Recording )
15 editions published between 1969 and 1998 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 304 libraries worldwide
An abridgement of the author's autobiography which tells of his mental and emotional struggle to educate himself and led him to leave the South behind while still a teenager to live in Chicago and fulfill himself by becoming a writer
10,000 black men named George by Not Available( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 293 libraries worldwide
The true story of the formation of the first black-controlled union, the Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters. Asa Philip Randolph, a black journalist establishes a voice for the forgotten workers of the Pullman Rail Company, were all black porters were simply named "George", after George Pullman, the first person to employ emancipated slaves
Shelley Duvall's Faerie tale theatre ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 233 libraries worldwide
"Evil magicians, cursed princes, fierce ogres, wicked queens and more fill this 4-episode collection from the award-winning series. Some of the most treasured tales of magic and enchantment are brought to life with glorious productions and magnificent costumes that will leave you spellbound ... happily ever after."--Container
The African-American audio experience ( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 223 libraries worldwide
One of the most significant occurrances in America during the 20th century was the rise of African-American writers to the forefront of literature. Documenting their views on American culture and its tragic and glorious history, African-American writers' contributions reflected their struggle for equality and pave the way into a brighter future for their country. This collection includes selections of some of the best of those works, with an original introduction by Nikki Giovanni
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Alternative Names
Brock Peters acteur de cinéma et chanteur
Brock Peters Amerikaans filmacteur
Brock Peters attore statunitense
Brock Peters pemeran laki-laki asal Amerika Serikat
Brock Peters US-amerikanischer Schauspieler und Sänger (* 1927; † 2005)
Fisher, Brock
Fisher, George
Fisher, George 1927-2005
Peters, Broc
Peters, Broc 1927-2005
Peters, Brock G.
Брок Питерс
ברוק פיטרס שחקן אמריקאי
براک پیترس
براک پیترس بازیگر آمریکایی
جورج فيشر
English (242)
German (7)
Italian (2)
French (1)
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