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Rhames, Ving 1961-

Overview
Works: 274 works in 865 publications in 7 languages and 38,717 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  History  Film adaptations  Fiction  Television adaptations  Interviews  Animated films  Police films  Gangster films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, 196, Commentator, Former owner, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Ving Rhames
Publications by Ving Rhames
Most widely held works by Ving Rhames
Pulp fiction by Quentin Tarantino( visu )
45 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 3,301 libraries worldwide
The lives of two mob hit men, a boxer, a gangster's wife, and a pair of diner bandits intertwine in four tales of violence and redemption
Lilo & Stitch by Walt Disney( visu )
19 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 3,019 libraries worldwide
The result of an illegal experiment in genetic mutation, Experiment #626, is so horrifyingly hostile that it's been locked up by its inventors. It escapes to Earth where Lilo, a young Hawaiian girl, mistakes it for a strange dog, adopts it, and renames it Stitch. As Stitch becomes part of Lilo's unusual family life Lilo's innocence and the aloha spirit of the Islands confuse and ultimately civilize the creature
Mission: impossible III by J. J Abrams( visu )
31 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,378 libraries worldwide
Ethan Hunt has retired from active duty as a super-spy in order to train new IMF agents. He is called back into action to confront the toughest villian he has ever faced -- Owen Davian, an international weapons and information provider with no remorse and no conscience. Hunt assembles his team -- his old friend Luther Strickell, transportation expert Declan, and background operative Zhen, in order to rescue Lindsay, one of his trainees, who was kidnapped while on a surveillance detail of Davian. It soon becomes evident that Davian is well-protected, well-connected, and downright malicious, forcing Hunt to extend his journey back into the field in order to rescue his wife, Julia, and uncover an IMF double agent in the process
Mission, impossible II by John Woo( visu )
18 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,668 libraries worldwide
IMF agent Ethan Hunt partners up with Nyah Hall to stop renegade agent Sean Ambrose from releasing a new kind of terror on an unsuspecting world
Dave by Ivan Reitman( visu )
9 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and German and held by 1,613 libraries worldwide
Kevin Kline stars as an off-the-wall, temporary replacement for the missing president. His unusual style of governing and decision making tip off the opposition that something is definitely "out-of-order" in Washington
Rosewood ( visu )
13 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,438 libraries worldwide
In 1923 a black town in Florida was burned to the ground, its people murdered because of a lie. Some escaped and survived because of the courage and compassion of a few extraordinary people
The long walk home by Richard Pearce( visu )
12 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and held by 1,386 libraries worldwide
"Academy Award winner Whoopi Goldberg is Odessa Cotter, a quietly dignified woman, who works as a housekeeper for Miriam Thompson (Academy Award winner Sissy Spacek). When Odessa honors the 1955 Montgomery, Alabama, bus boycott by walking an exhausting nine miles to and from work, Miriam offers her a ride. Defying both Miriam's racist husband (Dwight Schultz) and the powerful White Citizen's Council, Miriam and Odessa put their lives in danger for civil rights. Their shared experiences draw them closer as a deep respect and lasting friendship forms. Together, in a difficult world of black versus white, they manage to discover a common ground."--Container
Surrogates by Jonathan Mostow( visu )
7 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,331 libraries worldwide
People are living their lives remotely from the safety of their own homes via robotic surrogates - sexy, physically perfect mechanical representations of themselves. It's an ideal world where crime, pain, fear and consequences don't exist. When the first murder in years jolts this utopia, FBI agent Greer discovers a vast conspiracy behind the surrogate phenomenon and must abandon his own surrogate, risking his life to unravel the mystery
Dawn of the dead by Zack Snyder( visu )
31 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,328 libraries worldwide
When a mysterious virus turns people into mindless, flesh-eating zombies, a handful of survivors wage a desperate, last-stand battle to stay alive ... and human!
I now pronounce you Chuck & Larry by Adam Sandler( visu )
8 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 1,301 libraries worldwide
When red tape stops New York fire fighter Larry from naming his children as beneficiaries of his pension, he asks his best friend to enter into domestic partnership with him. Now they must convince everyone their 'marriage' is real ... even their gorgeous lawyer
Final fantasy the spirits within by Hironobu Sakaguchi( visu )
16 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 1,195 libraries worldwide
Dr. Aki Ross, a young scientist, investigates the shadowy alien invaders in order to save the planet, but also herself after her body is infected by alien particles
Out of sight ( visu )
34 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,147 libraries worldwide
A career bank robber busts out of jail with the help of his buddy and kidnaps a U.S. Marshal in the process. When the two cons head for Detroit to pull off their final big heist, the Marshal is put on their case but she finds she is attracted to one of them and has second thoughts about bringing them in
Entrapment by Inc Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment( visu )
18 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 1,033 libraries worldwide
A solitary master thief and an insurance company investigator team up for a multibillion-dollar heist
Won't back down ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1,002 libraries worldwide
Frustrated by her dyslexic daughter's struggles at a failing inner-city school, Jamie Fitzpatrick tries to enroll her somewhere else. When this fails, Jamie recruits a disillusioned but caring teacher to try to fix the broken school
Disney's Stitch! the movie by Bobs Gannaway( visu )
4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 996 libraries worldwide
Stitch was experiment 626, now the 625 other alien experiments are landing on Earth and it's up to Lilo and Stitch to rescue these outrageous 'cousins' before they're captured by the evil Captain Gantu
Dark blue by Ron Shelton( visu )
13 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 687 libraries worldwide
Two LAPD detectives investigate a high-profile quadruple-homicide in April 1992, a few weeks before the Los Angeles Riots
Piranha by Alexandre Aja( visu )
9 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and French and held by 685 libraries worldwide
A group of strangers on Lake Victoria must band together to survive, after a sudden underwater tremor sets free prehistoric man-eating fish
Idlewild ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 621 libraries worldwide
In the Prohibition-era American South, speakeasy performer and club manager Rooster must contend not only with gangsters who have their eyes on the club, but also his piano player and partner Percival. Percival, meanwhile, must choose between his love for Angel and his obligations to his father
Go tell it on the mountain by James Baldwin( visu )
10 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and held by 594 libraries worldwide
A story of violence and desire, of tenderness and compassion, so gripping and moving, which lays bare the trials and sufferings, the yearings and aspirations of three generations of an African American family. The journey of a family from the rural South to "big city" Herlem, seeking both salvation and understanding and of a young boy struggling to earn the approval of a self-righteous and often unloving stepfather
Bringing out the dead ( visu )
10 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 577 libraries worldwide
Nicolas Cage stars as Frank Pierce, a paramedic on the brink of madness from too many years of saving and losing lives
 
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Alternative Names
Rhames, Irving
Rhames, Irving 1959-
Rhames, Irving Rameses.
Languages
English (275)
German (14)
French (7)
Spanish (7)
Italian (4)
Portuguese (1)
Czech (1)
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