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Grier, Pam 1949-

Overview
Works: 238 works in 802 publications in 7 languages and 19,240 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Romantic comedy films  Film adaptations  Television programs  Horror films  Blaxploitation films  Gangster films  Detective and mystery films  Documentary films  Biography 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Creator, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Jackie Brown by Quentin Tarantino( visu )
140 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 1,734 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 by Tom Hanks( visu )
6 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,547 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 by Sanaa Hamri( visu )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,142 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 by Ray Bradbury( visu )
10 editions published between 1983 and 2004 in English and held by 914 libraries worldwide
Terrible things happen when Mr. Dark and his Pandemonium Carnival come to town
Roots, the next generations ( visu )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 724 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 615 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 Steven Seagal( visu )
13 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 577 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 )
35 editions published between 1974 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 573 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 )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 526 libraries worldwide
A group of lesbian and bisexual women experience life in Los Angeles
Holy smoke! by Jane Campion( visu )
32 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 478 libraries worldwide
The Campion sisters have written a clever, humorous, yet subtle story of how badly a family can react when their religion of choice is passed over by one of their own in favor of something they find too exotic. While on a journey of discovery in exotic India, young Ruth Barron falls under the influence of a charismatic religious guru. Her desperate parents then hire P.J. Waters, a macho cult deprogrammer, who confronts Ruth in a remote desert hideaway. However, P.J. quickly learns that he has quite possibly met his match in the intelligent and iron-willed Ruth
A decade under the influence by Richard LaGravenese( visu )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 473 libraries worldwide
A cast of pioneering writers, directors, and actors talk about the 70's, their films and their colleagues
John Carpenter's Ghosts of Mars by John Carpenter( visu )
16 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 470 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
Fort Apache, the Bronx by Daniel Petrie( visu )
8 editions published between 1981 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 469 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 L word ( visu )
11 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 469 libraries worldwide
A group of lesbian and bisexual women experience life in Los Angeles
Coffy by Jack Hill( visu )
22 editions published between 1973 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 467 libraries worldwide
Coffy, a young nurse, takes vengeance on the powerful drug ring that destroyed her younger sister's life
BaadAsssss cinema a bold look at 70's blaxploitation films ( visu )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 442 libraries worldwide
Featuring footage from films such as Superfly, Shaft, and Sweet Sweetback's BaadAsssss Song, this documentary examines casting, soundtracks, costuming, and story lines in 1970s blaxploitation films through interviews with filmmakers, actors, and critics
The L word ( visu )
9 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and French and held by 434 libraries worldwide
A group of lesbian and bisexual women experience life in Los Angeles
The adventures of Pluto Nash by Ron Underwood( visu )
4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 406 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
The L word ( visu )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and French and held by 359 libraries worldwide
A group of lesbian and bisexual women experience life in Los Angeles
The L word ( visu )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and German and held by 314 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, Pam
Grier, Pamela 1949-
Grier, Pamela Suzette.
Grier, Pamela Suzette 1949-
Grir, Pėm 1949-
Pam Grier actrice américaine
Pam Grier actriz estadounidense
Pam Grier aktorka amerykańska
Pam Grier Amerikaans acteur
Pam Grier Amerikaans actrice
Pam Grier amerikansk skådespelare
Pam Grier amerikansk skodespelar
Pam Grier amerikansk skuespiller
Pam Grier attrice statunitense
Pam Grier US-amerikanische Schauspielerin
Пэм Гриер
פאם גריר
بام غرير
پم گریر بازیگر آمریکایی
პემ გრიერი
팸 그리어
パム・グリア
Languages
English (283)
Spanish (32)
German (22)
French (20)
Multiple languages (5)
Italian (4)
Catalan (1)
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