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Lumbly, Carl

Works: 202 works in 370 publications in 2 languages and 15,925 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Television series  Film adaptations  Action and adventure television programs  Biography  Documentary television programs  Biographical television programs  Animated films  Nonfiction television programs 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Interviewee, Costume designer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Publications about Carl Lumbly
Publications by Carl Lumbly
Most widely held works by Carl Lumbly
The Roosevelts : an Intimate History ( visu )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,693 libraries worldwide
The Roosevelts: An Intimate History chronicles the lives of Theodore, Franklin, and Eleanor Roosevelt, three members of the most prominent and influential family in American politics. It is the first time in a major documentary television series that their individual stories have been interwoven into a single narrative. This seven-part, 14 hour film follows the Roosevelts for more than a century, from Theodore's birth in 1858 to Eleanor's death in 1962. Over the course of those years, Theodore would become the 26th President of the United States and his beloved niece, Eleanor, would marry his fifth cousin, Franklin, who became the 32nd President of the United States. Together, these three individuals not only redefined the relationship Americans had with their government and with each other, but also redefined the role of the United States within the wider world. The series encompasses the history the Roosevelts helped to shape: the creation of National Parks, the digging of the
Justice League by Warner Bros. Home Entertainment( visu )
14 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 1,574 libraries worldwide
The greatest super heroes of all time team up in the 21st century to battle intergalactic villains. Martian Manhunter comes to Earth to warn of an impending alien invasion. With the help of Superman and Batman, he enlists the world's greatest heroes to fend off the unstoppable invading force
Sounder by William H Armstrong( visu )
10 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 1,134 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
Battlestar Galactica ( visu )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 827 libraries worldwide
"The Colonies' survivors have found their hopes of eluding their Cylon pursuers dashed by an invasion and occupation of their new home. As the fate of all human life hangs in the balance, friends become enemies, enemies become unexpected allies, and decisions are made that will haunt some people for the rest of their lives"--Set container
Marcus Garvey : look for me in the whirlwind by Stanley Nelson( visu )
11 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 778 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. Also features interviews with people who witnessed the Garvey movement first hand
Buffalo soldiers by Robert O'Connor( visu )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 750 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, Victorio, 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 ( visu )
8 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and held by 675 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 ( visu )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 640 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 adjust 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 storyline revolves around a new CIA threat, the Covenant
Alias ( visu )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 631 libraries worldwide
The adventures of a young and beautiful secret agent working for the CIA
How Stella got her groove back by Angela Bassett( visu )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 588 libraries worldwide
A heartwarming comedy about a woman who resists falling in love with a 20-year-old man, until her best friend urges her to rediscover herself and get in the groove
Alias by Jennifer Garner( visu )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 573 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
Brother Future by Bwe Video( visu )
9 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in English and held by 515 libraries worldwide
"A slick inner-city youth, T.J. neglects his schoolwork and makes money through scams and rip-offs. One day, while fleeing the police, he is knocked unconscious, and wakes up to find he has been transported back through time to 1822 Charlestown, SC, where he is taken captive as a slave. How will T.J. get home again, and at what cost?"--Container
Justice League ( visu )
8 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 487 libraries worldwide
Sequences of violent action
The X-files ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 369 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."
Soul of justice : Thelton Henderson's American journey ( visu )
5 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 347 libraries worldwide
The story of conflict and contradiction faced by Thelton Henderson, the second African American judge appointed to the Federal District Court of Northern California
Pacific Heights by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 345 libraries worldwide
Psychological thriller about two homeowners battling a pathological tenant. Protected by complex eviction laws, this sadistic schemer soon has the couple fighting to save their home and then their lives
Justice League Unlimited ( visu )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 299 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
Nat Turner : a troublesome property ( visu )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 299 libraries worldwide
Evaluates the authenticity of the earliest source, "The Confessions of Nat Turner", assembled by a white Virginia lawyer from jailhouse interviews. It then follows the controvery over the Nat Turner story played out through history. Alvin Poussaint and Ossie Davis recall how Nat Turner became a hero in the Black community. Religious scholar Vincent Harding and legal scholar Martha Minow reflect on America's attitudes toward terrorism. One of the most bitter race battles of the 1960s is reexamined, when William Styron published his novel, The Confessions of Nat Turner
To sleep with anger by Charles Burnett( visu )
14 editions published between 1990 and 2017 in English and held by 298 libraries worldwide
Harry, an old friend from the Deep South, comes to stay with an older middle-class Black couple in central Los Angeles. The couple's two grown sons and their families think him a silly superstitious buffoon, and an old girlfirend thinks he's the devil
The color of friendship by Lindsey Haun( visu )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 285 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
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Carl Lumbly acteur américain
Carl Lumbly actor american
Carl Lumbly actor estadounidense
Carl Lumbly americký herec
Carl Lumbly Amerikaans acteur
Carl Lumbly attore e doppiatore statunitense
Carl Lumbly US-amerikanischer Schauspieler
Carl Lumbly yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä
Карл Ламбли
Карл Лъмбли
کارل لامبلی بازیگر آمریکایی
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English (114)
Spanish (1)
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