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Grier, Pam 1949-

Overview
Works: 262 works in 664 publications in 7 languages and 18,062 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biography  Television adaptations  History  Melodrama  Television programs  Fiction  Interviews  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other, Creator
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Publications about Pam Grier
Publications by Pam Grier
Most widely held works by Pam Grier
Jackie Brown by Quentin Tarantino( visu )
103 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,626 libraries worldwide
A stewardess, a street-tough gun runner, a lonely bail bondsman, a shifty ex-con, a stoned-out beach bunny and an earnest federal agent converge in a quest for a missing half million dollars
Larry Crowne ( visu )
4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,439 libraries worldwide
"When he suddenly finds himself without his long-standing blue-collar job, Larry Crowne (Hanks) enrolls at his local college to start over. There, he becomes part of an eclectic community of students and develops a crush on his teacher (Roberts). Now this simple guy will discover that when you think everything worth having has passed you by, you just might find your reason to live"--Container
Just Wright ( visu )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,122 libraries worldwide
"Leslie Wright (Latifah) is a straight-shooting physical therapist who gets the gig of a lifetime working with injured NBA star Scott McKnight (Common). Leslie not only whips Scott into shape, she helps take his game to the next level and all is going well-- until Leslie finds herself falling for him. Oblivious to her growing affection, Scott only has eyes for Morgan (Paula Patton), Leslie's sexy and seductive friend. With everything on the line, Leslie must take her best shot and find out if she and Scott are just right for each other"--Container
Something wicked this way comes ( visu )
12 editions published between 1983 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 777 libraries worldwide
Terrible things happen when Mr. Dark and his Pandemonium Carnival come to town
Roots, the next generations ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 652 libraries worldwide
Follows the Haley family from the post-Civil War era until the more contemporary but still turbulent time of the 1960s and '70s, when Alex himself begins his research into the discovery of his roots
Woman thou art loosed on the 7th day ( visu )
4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 600 libraries worldwide
"Underscores the impact of secrets, lies and deception when a husband ... and wife ... find themselves in the midst of a crisis after their young daughter is kidnapped. The couple must race against time to find their child, who is believed to have been abducted by a serial killer that symbolically murders his victims 'On the 7th Day.' During their desperate search, they begin to uncover details about their past that threaten to rip their marriage and lives apart"--Container
Above the law by Andrew Davis( visu )
15 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 522 libraries worldwide
A Chicago cop is on to something too big. Suspects collared in a recent drug raid are allowed to walk and he is asked to turn in his badge
Foxy Brown by Jack Hill( visu )
28 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 521 libraries worldwide
Foxy Brown (Grier) finally has found the love of her life. He is an undercover narcotics investigator who is later murdered in cold blood. In order to find the killers, she goes undercover as a call girl
The L word ( visu )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 499 libraries worldwide
A group of lesbian and bisexual women experience life in Los Angeles
Holy smoke! by Jane Campion( visu )
26 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 481 libraries worldwide
A cult deprogrammer is hired to free a young woman who has fallen under the influence of a religious guru while on a journey in India
A decade under the influence ( visu )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 469 libraries worldwide
A cast of pioneering writers, directors, and actors talk about the 70's, their films and their colleagues
Coffy by Jack Hill( visu )
17 editions published between 1973 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 430 libraries worldwide
Coffy, a young nurse, takes vengeance on the powerful drug ring that destroyed her younger sister's life
Fort Apache, the Bronx by Daniel Petrie( visu )
7 editions published between 1981 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 422 libraries worldwide
Policemen of the 41st Precinct in the Bronx face murders, riots, and drugs on the outside, and corruption and indifference on the inside
The adventures of Pluto Nash by Neil Cuthbert( visu )
4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 418 libraries worldwide
The Earth's natural resources have been largely depleted, so a large number of people have taken up residence on the moon. Pluto Nash is one such lunar exile who formerly made his living outside the law, but has since gone straight and now runs the hippest nightclub in the moon colony known as "Little America." Pluto is approached by a gangster who wants to buy the nightclub. Pluto has no interest in selling, but it seems the gangster isn't taking no for an answer
BaadAsssss cinema a bold look at 70's blaxploitation films ( visu )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 417 libraries worldwide
"In this groundbreaking documentary from the Independent Film channel, filmmaker Isaac Julien takes us back to the early 70s and the explosion of blaxploitation films, today one of American cinema's most beloved cult genres. The original guilty pleasure, these fun and energetic films had all the action, comedy, sex and groovy music you could want in two hours worth of entertainment."--Container
The L word ( visu )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 411 libraries worldwide
A group of lesbian and bisexual women experience life in Los Angeles
The L word ( visu )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 400 libraries worldwide
A group of lesbian and bisexual women experience life in Los Angeles
John Carpenter's ghosts of Mars by John Carpenter( visu )
10 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and French and held by 321 libraries worldwide
Melanie is a headstrong police lieutenant on Mars. She and her squad are sent to a remote region to apprehend a dangerous criminal, and they come to discover that he is the least of their worries. The mining operation has unleashed a deadly army of Martian spirits who take over the bodies of humans. They are determined to destroy all the invaders on the planet
The L word ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 319 libraries worldwide
A group of lesbian and bisexual women experience life in Los Angeles
The L word ( visu )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 290 libraries worldwide
Niki is enraged by Jenny's vindictive way of leading her on and then dumping her; Alice walks in on Jenny and Shane after their night of passion; Dylan approaches Tina to ask for her help to get back together with Helena; and much more
 
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Alternative Names
Grier, Pamela, 1949-
Grier, Pamela Suzette.
Grier, Pamela Suzette, 1949-
Grir, Pėm 1949-
Languages
English (202)
Spanish (29)
French (15)
German (14)
Italian (4)
Catalan (1)
Multiple languages (1)
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