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Ejiofor, Chiwetel 1977-

Overview
Works: 130 works in 742 publications in 9 languages and 36,634 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Science fiction films  Action and adventure films  Biographical films  Film adaptations  Historical films  Drama  History  Police films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Contributor, Author, Other, Singer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Chiwetel Ejiofor
Publications by Chiwetel Ejiofor
Most widely held works about Chiwetel Ejiofor
 
Most widely held works by Chiwetel Ejiofor
12 Years a Slave by Steve McQueen( visu )
47 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 3,712 libraries worldwide
Based on the true story of Solomon Northup. It is 1841, and Northup, an accomplished, free citizen of New York, is kidnapped and sold into slavery. Stripped of his identity and deprived of all dignity, Northup is ultimately purchased by ruthless plantation owner Edwin Epps and must find the strength within to survive. Filled with powerful performances by an astonishing cast including Chiwetel Ejiofor, Michael Fassbender, Benedict Cumberbatch, Brad Pitt, and newcomer Lupita Nyong'o, 12 Years a Slave is both an unflinching account of slavery in American history and a celebration of the indomitable power of hope
Children of men by Alfonso Cuarón( visu )
25 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in English and held by 2,420 libraries worldwide
Theo Faron is a bureaucrat in a Britain gone despotic. It is 2027 and the entire planet has gone infertile. Women no longer have babies, and chaos has erupted: war, rebellion, mass destruction, and a huge refugee problem, with the imposition of martial law. One day, Theo is kidnapped. His ex-wife Julian has a proposition for her former spouse, and because of their relationship, she thinks Theo will acquiesce. Theo is about to be tossed into a web of intrigue involving the very fate of humanity
2012 by Roland Emmerich( visu )
47 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 2,252 libraries worldwide
A geophysical team, who are investigating the effect radiation from other solar systems has on the Earth, learn that the core of the Earth is heating up and warn the President of the United States. While the leaders of the world race to build 'arks' to escape the impending doom, volcanic eruptions and earthquakes of unprecedented strength wreak havoc all over the world
American gangster by Ridley Scott( visu )
52 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 2,124 libraries worldwide
Based on a true story, American Gangster is the story of two men: Frank Lucas, former driver, bouncer, and collector for Bumpy Johnson, the so-called Robin Hood of Harlem; and Richie Roberts, night-school lawyer, detective, and honest cop. Frank is importing heroin direct from Bangkok--by-passing the Italian and Sicilian mafia--undercutting their prices, delivering superior product, and making a fortune. Richie, loathed by cops on the take for turning in a million bucks in unmarked bills found in a suspects car, is heading a newly formed Federal investigation force for narcotics, tasked with finding and arresting North American drug kingpins. These two men are destined to meet, a meeting that will change their lives
Amistad by Steven Spielberg( visu )
2 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 1,999 libraries worldwide
Based on a true story, the movie chronicles the story of a group of enslaved Africans who overcome their captors and attempt to return to their homeland. When the ship is seized, the captive Africans are brought to trial in the United States, this is the story of that courtroom battle
Inside man by Spike Lee( visu )
17 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,987 libraries worldwide
The perfect bank robbery quickly spirals into an unstable and deadly game of cat-and-mouse between a criminal mastermind, the hostages, a determined detective, and a power broker with a hidden agenda. As the minutes tick by and the situation becomes increasingly tense, one wrong move could mean disaster for any one of them
Serenity by Joss Whedon( visu )
17 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 1,607 libraries worldwide
The crew of the ship Serenity tries to evade an assassin sent to recapture one of their number who is telepathic
Why Shakespeare? by Lawrence Bridges( visu )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 1,519 libraries worldwide
Various famous and not so famous individuals state the effect that Shakespeare's works have had in their lives. A main video presentation accompanied by seventeen vignettes
Dirty pretty things by Stephen Frears( visu )
51 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,255 libraries worldwide
Nigerian exile Okwe and Turkish chambermaid Senay toil at a west London hotel that is full of illegal activity. Late one night Okwe makes a shocking discovery, which creates an impossible dilemma and tests the limits of all they know
Triple 9 by John Hillcoat( visu )
12 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in English and held by 1,028 libraries worldwide
A bank robbery is just the tip of the iceberg when two cops in Atlanta start suspecting members of their own team are involved. Not knowing who to trust and how deep the corruption goes, time is ticking for them to uncover the truth; before they become the target for the next deadly job
Talk to me ( visu )
12 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and German and held by 985 libraries worldwide
A look at the life and career of charismatic Washington D.C.-area radio personality Ralph "Petey" Green, who was renowned for his "tell it like it is" approach to politics and race
Melinda and Melinda by Wallace Shawn( visu )
30 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 829 libraries worldwide
The complex story of Melinda, a woman whose life is told from both a tragic and a comic perspective. Both stories involve the same woman who crashes a Manhattan dinner party, but with wildly different results
Four Brothers by Paramount (Calif.)( visu )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 815 libraries worldwide
Four adopted brothers come back home to avenge their mother's death at what appeared to be a random killing in a grocery store robbery. However, the boy's investigation of the death reveals more nefarious activities involving the one brother's business dealings with a notorious local gangster. Two local cops, who are trying to solve the case, may also not be what they seem
Kinky boots ( visu )
23 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 813 libraries worldwide
To save the family shoe business from bankruptcy, young Charlie turns to an unlikely new creative consultant: a sassy cross-dressing cabaret singer whose outrageous style and wild designs are a breath of fresh air in the stuffy old factory
The Supernaturalist by Eoin Colfer( Sound Recording )
14 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 766 libraries worldwide
Focuses on the malicious practices of the Clarissa Frayne Institute for Parentally Challenged Boys. When Cosmo Hill enters Satellite City, he soon realizes that the institute is nothing like an orphanage and actually uses boys to test products for profit. Cosmo ends up nearly dead one day after these tests and is almost taken away by Parasites, creatures that feed on the soul. That's when the Supernaturalists rescue him and adopt him. Follow them as they search for answers and save more lives
Redbelt by David Mamet( visu )
16 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 710 libraries worldwide
A jujitsu master becomes corrupted by the glitz and glamour of Hollywood. When a respected jujitsu master eschews a lucrative prizefighting career in favor of opening a self-defense dojo, it appears that he has chosen a peaceful path in life. The dedicated master's fate takes an unanticipated turn, however, when he is manipulated into participating in ultimate fighting championships by a group of unscrupulous actors and fight promoters. Later, as the master is being relentlessly beaten in a dirty street fight, he connects with a high-profile action star with serious marital problems. Realizing that the only way to regain his honor is to step into the ring, he reluctantly prepares for the fight of his life
 
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Alternative Names
Chiwetel Ejiofor acteur britannique
Chiwetel Ejiofor aktor brytyjski
Chiwetel Ejiofor attore britannico
Chiwetel Ejiofor brit színész
Chiwetel Ejiofor britischer Schauspieler
Chiwetel Ejiofor British actor
Chiwetel Ejiofor britisk skodespelar
Chiwetel Ejiofor britisk skuespiller
Chiwetel Ejiofor Brits acteur
Čīvetels Edžiofors
Čuetel Edžiofor
Eijofor, Chjwetel 1974-
Ejiofor, Chiwetal 1974-
Ejiofor, Chiwetel
Ejiofor, Chiwetel 1977-...
Τσιούετελ Έτζιοφορ
Чиветел Эджиофор британский актёр, режиссёр и сценарист
Чиветел Эжиофор
Чиуетел Еджиофор
Чуетел Еџиофор
Эджиофор, Чиветел
Չիվիթել Էջիոֆոր
צ'יווטל אגיופור
شيواتال إيجيوفور
شيواتال إيجيوفور ممثل بريطاني
چُوِتِل اجیوفور بازیگر بریتانیایی
ചൂവെറ്റെൽ എജിയോഫോർ
치웨텔 에지오포
キウェテル・イジョフォー
切瓦特·埃加福特
楚伊特艾治奧福
Languages
English (300)
German (27)
French (16)
Spanish (13)
Italian (4)
Russian (3)
Chinese (2)
Multiple languages (2)
Turkish (1)
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