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McKee, Lonette

Overview
Works: 77 works in 218 publications in 5 languages and 8,197 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Musical films  Biographical films  Sports films  Coming-of-age films  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Gangster films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer, Author, Interviewee, Instrumentalist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Lonette McKee
Publications by Lonette McKee
Most widely held works by Lonette McKee
Honey by Bille Woodruff( visu )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and Chinese and held by 792 libraries worldwide
Honey is a girl from the streets who works in a record store, teaches the occasional dance class at a community center, and treks downtown every weekend to hit the clubs and try out some new hip-hop dance moves. There, she meets a music video producer who offers her a chance to be a choreographer. But Honey decides that she is unwilling to pay his price. Determined to pick herself back up, Honey goes back to the inner-city of her youth with plans of starting a dance school
The Cotton Club by Francis Ford Coppola( visu )
27 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 787 libraries worldwide
In Dixie Dwyer's hands a trumpet became more than a horn and a girl became more than a women. He was the only man who could walk the violent line between music and the mob. Then one night, in the Cotton Club, he discovered Vera Cicero and suddenly his life became even hotter than his music
'Round midnight by Bertrand Tavernier( visu )
11 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 691 libraries worldwide
Dramatizes the friendship between an aging alcoholic jazz musician and a young French jazz fan. Inspired by the real-life friendship between jazz pianist Bud Powell and Francis Paudras
He got game by Spike Lee( visu )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2017 in English and held by 682 libraries worldwide
A prisoner is granted a furlough in hopes of persuading his estranged son, the country's top high school basketball player, to attend the governor's alma mater
Jungle fever by Spike Lee( visu )
7 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in English and French and held by 652 libraries worldwide
A black architect begins an affair with his working class Italian secretary. their relationship causes them to be scrutinized by their friends, cast out from their families and shunned by their neighbors
Sparkle ( visu )
7 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and held by 512 libraries worldwide
Set in Harlem in 1958, this musical tells the story of three sisters struggling to find stardom as a singing group. But they learn that wishing on a star is one thing, and that being the star can be a one-way ticket to self-destruction
The women of Brewster Place by Joyce Baucom( visu )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 477 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
Brewster's millions by Walter Hill( visu )
8 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in English and held by 411 libraries worldwide
"Montgomery Brewster is a down-and-out baseball player who discovers that he is the only living relative of an eccentric multimillionaire. Monty stands to inherit $300 million, but only if he can spend $30 million in a single month without acquiring any assets. If he fails, it's back to zero again."--Container
Luv ( visu )
6 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 386 libraries worldwide
Eleven-year-old Woody dreams of a better life, as well as his absent mother. He looks to his uncle, Vincent, as the father he never had. A street hustler and former drug dealer, Vincent's fresh off an eight-year stint in prison and wants a new direction. When Vincent passes his nephew's Baltimore school one day, he offers to show the boy how a man handles his business. Woody jumps at the chance, but soon his uncle's past life comes back to the forefront
The Spike Lee joint collection ( visu )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 329 libraries worldwide
Spike Lee is one of the most acclaimed and controversial directors of all time. Now five of his most provocative, thought-provoking films are available in one collection. From the breakout hit dramedy "Do the right thing" to the gritty, urban "Clockers," Lee peels away life's layers, exposing the ironies, brutalities, rhythms and prejudices of the naked city in this powerful collector's set
She hate me by Spike Lee( visu )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 282 libraries worldwide
Executive John Henry "Jack" Armstrong gets fired when he blows the whistle on his bosses' business dealings. Desperate to make a living, he accepts his lesbian ex-girlfriend's offer for cash to impregnate her and soon he has a line seeking his services
Illusions by Julie Dash( visu )
17 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in English and held by 274 libraries worldwide
An exploration of Hollywood's role as a purveyor of illusion. The story takes place in 1942 and is about Mignon Dupree, a black woman studio executive who appears to be white, and Ester Jeeter, a black woman who is the singing voice for a white Hollywood star. The film follows the struggles of the women as well as the use of film in wartime Hollywood
Men of honor by Robert De Niro( visu )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 266 libraries worldwide
The courageous story of an African-American sailor who dared to dream of becoming a U.S. Navy Master Diver. Despite a ruthless training officer and a tragic shipboard accident, Carl's iron will is never broken. Against all odds, he pushes on to achieve the impossible
Show boat : world premiere cast recording by Jerome Kern( Sound Recording )
5 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 257 libraries worldwide
Which way is up? by Richard Pryor( visu )
3 editions published between 1977 and 2002 in English and held by 160 libraries worldwide
The story of an orange picker who accidentally becomes a union hero and leaves his wife and family at home while he seeks work in Los Angeles where he finds a new woman and starts a second family. Richard Pryor plays three roles
Alex Haley's Queen by Alex Haley( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 150 libraries worldwide
Haley traces his father's family roots and develops a personal saga played out against the broad canvas of American history. Central to the story is Queen, Haley's grandmother, who embodies the divisive forces that brought a country to war even as she struggles to get by in a profoundly changed world
Having our say : the Delany sisters' first one hundred years by Sarah Louise Delany( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 134 libraries worldwide
Holding dear to their family and faith, Sadie and Bessie survive and surmount segregation. Sadie's quiet determination leads her to become the first African-American home-ec teacher in New York City. The outspoken Bessie becomes the city's second black dentist. An interview with Sadie (103 years old) and Bessie Delaney (101 years old)
The Richard Pryor 4-movie collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 123 libraries worldwide
Which way is up? (R): The story of an orange picker who accidentally becomes a union hero and leaves his wife and family at home while he seeks work in Los Angeles where he finds a new woman and starts a second family. Brewster's millions (PG): Montgomery Brewster is a down-and-out baseball player who discovers that he is the only living relative of an eccentric multimillionaire. Monty stands to inherit $300 million, but only if he can spend $30 million in a single month without acquiring any assets. If he fails, it's back to zero again. Car Wash (PG): An irreverent but affectionate look at a typical day in a Los Angeles car wash. Bustin' loose (R): A misanthropic ex-con helps the director of a bankrupt school for emotionally disturbed children transport 8 of the students from Philadelphia to Oregon, despite the law, the Ku Klux Klan and each other
Round midnight by Berliner Philharmoniker( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1997 in German and held by 1 library worldwide
Instrumentation: - Full score - Alto Sax 1 - Alto Sax 2 - Tenor Sax 1 - Tenor Sax 2 - Baritone Sax - Trumpet 1 - Trumpet 2 - Trumpet 3 - Trumpet 4 - Trombone 1 - Trombone 2 - Trombone 3 - Trombone 4 - Guitar - Piano - Bass - Drums
 
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Alternative Names
Lonette McKee actrice américaine
Lonette McKee actriu estatunidenca
Lonette McKee actriz estadounidense
Lonette McKee ameerika näitleja
Lonette McKee Amerikaans actrice
Lonette McKee amerikansk skådespelare
Lonette McKee amerikansk skodespelar
Lonette McKee amerikansk skuespiller
Lonette McKee amerikāņu aktieris
Lonette McKee attrice, regista e sceneggiatrice statunitense
Lonette McKee pemeran perempuan asal Amerika Serikat
Lonette McKee US-amerikanische Schauspielerin
Lonette McKee yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä
Mac Kee Lonette 1954-....
MacKee Lonette 1954-....
Mc Kee Lonette 1954-....
McKee, Lonett
Лонетт МакКи
لونت مک‌کی
لونت مک‌کی بازیگر آمریکایی
ロネット・マッキー
隆內特·麥基
Languages
English (113)
German (7)
French (3)
Italian (2)
Chinese (1)
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