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Bassett, Angela

Overview
Works: 338 works in 1,334 publications in 8 languages and 54,506 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Action and adventure films  Romance fiction  Biographical films  Comedy films  History  Children's films  Biography 
Subject Headings: Motion picture actors and actresses 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Producer, vac, Director, Author, Creator, cat, Other, Interviewee, Speaker
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Angela Bassett
Publications by Angela Bassett
Most widely held works by Angela Bassett
Malcolm X by Spike Lee( visu )
110 editions published between 1992 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 3,715 libraries worldwide
Screen version of the life of Malcolm X, who through his religious conversion to Islam, found the strength to rise up from a criminal past to become an influential civil rights leader
Akeelah and the bee by Doug Atchison( visu )
34 editions published between 2005 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 2,626 libraries worldwide
Eleven year-old Akeelah Anderson's life is not easy: her father is dead, her mom ignores her, her brother runs with the local gangbangers. She is a smart girl, but her environment threatens to strangle her aspirations. Responding to a threat by her school's principal, Akeelah decides to participate in a spelling bee to avoid detention for her many absences. Much to her surprise and embarrassment, she wins. Her principal asks her to seek coaching from Dr. Larabee, an English professor, for the more prestigious regional bee. As the possibility of making it all the way to the Scripps National Spelling Bee looms, Akeelah could provide her community with someone to rally around and be proud of. First Akeelah will have to overcome her insecurities, her distracting home life, and the knowledge that there is a field of more experienced and privileged fellow spellers
Contact by Robert Zemeckis( visu )
32 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,371 libraries worldwide
Astronomer Dr. Ellie Arroway receives an encrypted message, apparently from a solar system many light-years away
Green Lantern by Ryan Reynolds( visu )
31 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 2,065 libraries worldwide
"In a universe as vast as it is mysterious, an elite force of protectors for peace and justice has existed for centuries. They are the Green Lantern Corps. When a new enemy called Parallax threatens to destroy the universe, their fate and the fate of Earth lie in the hands of the Corps' newest recruit, the first human ever selected, Hal Jordan"--Container
Meet the Robinsons by walt disney (' 07) animatie( visu )
25 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,990 libraries worldwide
Únete a un joven y brillante inventor llamado Lewis, quien está a punto de emprender un viaje a través del tiempo para encontrarse con la familia que nunca conoció. En el fantástico mundo del año 2037, las ranas cantantes y los perros que necesitan anteojos son tan comunes como los dinosaurios que hablan. Y, en un giro sorprendente, Lewis descubre que el destino del futuro depende de él pero no lo podrá salvar solo, necesitará toda la ayuda que pueda obtener de la maravillosa excéntrica familia Robinson; quienes le enseñan como nunca hay que detenerse ni dejar de creer en uno mismo
Boyz n the hood by John Singleton( visu )
22 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in English and German and held by 1,927 libraries worldwide
Three young black men with different backgrounds struggle to survive the violence and bigotry of Los Angeles
Africans in America : America's journey through slavery by Steve Fayer( visu )
21 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 1,673 libraries worldwide
A four part series portraying the struggles of the African people in America. This series exposes the truth through surprising revelations, dramatic recreations, rare archival photography, riveting first-person accounts and defines the reality of slavery's past through insightful commentary
London has fallen by Babak Najafi( visu )
20 editions published in 2016 in English and German and held by 1,652 libraries worldwide
Secret Service agent Mike Banning races against time to save the leaders of the western world when they gather for the funeral of the British prime minister and a plot to kill them all is discovered
Waiting to exhale by Forest Whitaker( visu )
41 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 1,521 libraries worldwide
The story of four African-American women who journey through a modern labyrinth of husbands and lovers, jobs and makeovers. Savannah Jackson moves from Denver to Phoenix, the home of her best friend, Bernadine, intent on becoming a successful TV producer and snagging Mr. Right. Bernadine learns that her husband is leaving her for his younger, white bookkeeper. Their highly successful, sexually adventurous friend, Robin Stokes, cannot stay away from attractive men who lie and cheat. Gloria Johnson does not seek solace in men but finds it in food, her trendy hair salon and her precocious but difficult son, Tarik. Tarik is growing up and Gloria is about to set out into the world again. In one year, they weather these challenges under an umbrella of friendship
Olympus has fallen by Gerard Butler( visu )
17 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,480 libraries worldwide
When the president is kidnapped by a terrorist who seizes control of the White House (Secret Service Code: Olympus), disgraced former presidential guard Mike Banning finds himself trapped within the building. As the national security team rushes to respond, they must rely on Banning's insider knowledge to save the president and prevent an even greater catastrophe
The Rosa Parks story by Julie Dash( visu )
16 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in English and held by 1,369 libraries worldwide
Dramatic biography of Rosa McCauley Parks, who in 1955 created the spark that began the modern Civil Rights Movement
Music of the heart by Wes Craven( visu )
34 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and German and held by 1,345 libraries worldwide
The true story of a young teacher who fights against the board of education in her bid to teach underprivileged kids in a Harlem school the beauty of music through the violin
This means war by McG( visu )
3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,280 libraries worldwide
"FDR (Chris Pine) and Tuck (Tom Hardy) are covert CIA operatives and best buddies-- until they both fall for charming and sexy Lauren (Reese Witherspoon). Their friendship is put to the ultimate test as they wage an epic battle for her affection, using their surveillance skills and an array of high-tech gadgetry. May the best spy win!"--Container
Unchained memories : readings from the slave narratives by Whoopi Goldberg( visu )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 1,270 libraries worldwide
Documentary focusing on the first person accounts of the last generation of African Americans born into slavery
The score by Frank Oz( visu )
32 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,255 libraries worldwide
Persuaded to help a desperate friend for a
What's love got to do with it by Terry Britten( visu )
36 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,182 libraries worldwide
The turbulent relationship of Ike and Tina Turner eventually forces Tina to leave and find the courage to believe in herself
Chi-raq by Spike Lee( visu )
8 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 1,178 libraries worldwide
"Chi-raq is a modern day adaptation of the ancient Greek play 'Lysistrata' by Aristophanes. After the murder of a child by a stray bullet, a group of women led by Lysistrata organize against the on-going violence in Chicago's South Side, creating a movement that challenges the nature of race, sex and violence in America and around the world"--Container
Jumping the broom ( visu )
17 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,140 libraries worldwide
On a weekend wedding in Martha's Vineyard, two African-American families from divergent socioeconomic backgrounds clash during their first meeting before the big event
Mr. 3000 by Touchstone Entertainment( visu )
9 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 1,078 libraries worldwide
Stan Ross was a great Major League hitter, and also a major league jerk. Upon reaching his 3000th hit and securing his place in the Hall of Fame, Stan retires, leaving his team in a lurch just before the playoffs. 9 years later when Stan is on the verge of sports immortality, a statistical error reveals that Stan, "Mr. 3000", is really Stan, "Mr. 2997". Now, at nearly 50 years old, and 3 hits shy of hitting his goal, Stan decides to make a comeback. The owners of his old team welcome him back, so how hard could it be to get 3 more hits?
American horror story ( visu )
15 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 921 libraries worldwide
The exceptional young witches at Miss Robichaux's Academy are under assault by forces of ignorance and hate. Caught in the turmoil is new arrival, Zoe, who harbors a terrifying secret of her own. Fiona, a Supreme Witch with unimaginable powers, is determined to protect the Coven, but her obsessive quest for immortality will lead her to cross paths with a formidable voodoo queen and a murderous slave owner cursed with eternal life
 
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Alternative Names
Andžela Baset
Angela Bassett actrice américaine
Angela Bassett actriu estatunidenca
Angela Bassett actriz estadounidense
Angela Bassett Amerikaans actrice
Angela Bassett amerikai színésznő és filmrendező
Angela Bassett amerikansk skådespelare
Angela Bassett amerikansk skodespelar
Angela Bassett amerikansk skuespiller
Angela Bassett amerykańska aktorka
Angela Bassett attrice statunitense
Angela Bassett US-amerikanische Schauspielerin
Angela Bassett yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä
Bassett, Angela Evelyn
Bassett, Angela Evelyn 1958-
Анджела Басет
Анджела Бассетт
Анџела Басет
Անջելա Բասեթ
אנג'לה באסט
אנג'לה באסט שחקנית אמריקאית
آنجلا باست بازیگر آمریکایی
أنجيلا باسيت
أنجيلا باسيت ممثلة أمريكية
انجیلا باسٹ
ഏഞ്ചല ബാസെറ്റ്
แองเจลา บาสเซตต์
앤절라 바셋
アンジェラ・バセット
安吉拉·巴塞特
安吉拉·贝塞特
Languages
English (481)
German (30)
French (17)
Spanish (10)
Italian (6)
Chinese (1)
Turkish (1)
Dutch (1)
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