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Hounsou, Djimon 1964-

Works: 114 works in 646 publications in 10 languages and 33,880 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  History  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Fantasy films  War films  Epic films  Superhero films  Science fiction films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Publications about Djimon Hounsou
Publications by Djimon Hounsou
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Gladiator by Russell Crowe( visu )
81 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 4,147 libraries worldwide
When a Roman general is betrayed and his family murdered by an emperor's corrupt son, he comes to Rome as a gladiator to seek revenge
Amistad by Steven Spielberg( visu )
86 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 3,704 libraries worldwide
Based on a true story, the movie chronicles the incredible journey of enslaved Africans who overtake their captor's ship and attempt to return to their homeland. When the ship, La Amistad is seized, the slaves were brought to the US, charged with murder and imprisoned. A battle ensues that captures the attention of the nation and the very foundation of the American justice system. But for the men and women on trial, it is simply a fight for the basic right of all mankind ... freedom
Blood Diamond by Edward Zwick( visu )
84 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 3,062 libraries worldwide
An ex-mercenary turned smuggler (Leonardo DiCaprio). A Mende fisherman (Djimon Hounsou). Amid the explosive civil war overtaking 1999 Sierra Leone, these men join for two desperate missions: recovering a rare pink diamond of immense value and rescuing the fisherman's son, conscripted as a child soldier into the brutal rebel forces ripping a swath of torture and bloodshed across the alternately beautiful and ravaged countryside. Directed by Edward Zwick (Glory, The Last Samurai), this urgent, intensely moving adventure shapes gripping human stories and heart-pounding action into a modern epic of profound impact
Eragon by Stefen Fangmeier( visu )
19 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 2,800 libraries worldwide
En un reino azotado por la obscuridad y la tirania, un pequeno rayo de esperanza surge cuando Eragon encuentra una misteriosa "Piedea"azul que resulta ser el ultimo huervo de dragon que existe
Guardians of the Galaxy by James Gunn( visu )
15 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 2,670 libraries worldwide
Brash adventurer Peter Quill finds himself the object of an unrelenting bounty hunt after stealing a mysterious orb coveted by Ronan, a powerful villain with ambitions that threaten the entire universe. To evade Ronan, Quill is forced into an uneasy truce with a quartet of disparate misfits. But when Quill discovers the true power of the orb and the menace it poses to the cosmos, he must do his best to rally his ragtag rivals for a last, desperate stand-with the galaxy's fate in the balance
In America by Paddy Considine( visu )
35 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,851 libraries worldwide
Told by 11-year-old Christy, a child wise beyond her years. An Irish couple bring their two young daughters to America in search of a better life. Christy and her sister, Ariel find New York's Hell Kitchen a place of magic where anything is possible. To their parents, it represents a place to begin anew. Carried by the girls' youthful hope and faith, the family finds the heart to live and love again
The Tempest ( visu )
28 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,687 libraries worldwide
"This modern retelling of William Shakespeare's final masterpiece is an exciting, mystical, and magical fantasy ... Exiled to a magical island, the sorceress Prospera ... conjures up a storm that shipwrecks her enemies, and then unleashes her powers for revenge"--Container
Lara Croft, Tomb Raider ( visu )
27 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and Chinese and held by 1,607 libraries worldwide
Archaeologist and explorer extrodinaire Lara Croft journeys to a temple, in Greece, sunken underwater that leads to a sphere that contains the mythical Pandora's Box, only to have it stolen from her by Chen Lo, the leader of a Chinese crime syndicate, who's in league with a villain named Reiss who wants to use the Box as a doomsday weapon. Facing her greatest challenges yet, the intrepid tomb raider pursues Lo, in order to get her hands back on Pandora's Box, and fulfill the desire of the Queen
The legend of Tarzan by David Yates( visu )
19 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,488 libraries worldwide
It has been years since the man once known as Tarzan left the jungles of Africa behind for a gentrified life as John Clayton III, Lord Greystoke, with his beloved wife, Jane at his side. Now, he has been invited back to the Congo to serve as a trade emissary of Parliament, unaware that he is a pawn in a deadly convergence of greed and revenge, masterminded by the Belgian, Captain Leon Rom. But those behind the murderous plot have no idea what they are about to unleash
The island by Michael Bay( visu )
29 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,486 libraries worldwide
Two people living in an isolated utopian colony discover that their lives are not as idyllic as they seem
Furious 7 ( visu )
5 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 1,439 libraries worldwide
Rogue assassin Deckard Shaw is out for revenge against Dominic Toretto and his crew, following the death of his brother in "Fast & Furious 6." Before Shaw can do that, Dom plans to take him out first with help from Brian, Ronan, Tej, and Letty
The four feathers by Shekhar Kapur( visu )
16 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 1,347 libraries worldwide
After an admired soldier leaves his regiment in disgrace, he sets out on a sweeping adventure to regain his honor, recapture his love and save the life of his best friend
Push by Paul McGuigan( visu )
13 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,229 libraries worldwide
Nick is a 'mover' - someone who can move things with his mind. He meets up with Cassie who is a 'watcher' - someone who can predict the future. She is trying to rescue her mother from the government. As they try to piece things together, Kira enters their lives. Kira is a 'pusher' - someone who can influence the thoughts of others. She has had a relationship with Nick and is the only person to survive a powerful 'enhancement' drug that was administered to her by the sinister Company. Now, the Company is after her, and Nick and Cassie will need to help her if they want to survive
Baggage claim ( visu )
4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 878 libraries worldwide
Determined to get engaged before her youngest sister's wedding, flight attendant Montana Moore finds herself with only 30 days to find Mr. Right. Using her airline connections to 'accidentally' meet up with eligible ex-boyfriends and scour for potential candidates, she racks up more than 30,000 miles and countless comedic encounters, all the while searching for the perfect guy
Never back down by Jeff Wadlow( visu )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 621 libraries worldwide
At his new high school Jake Tyler, a rebellious teen, is lured into an ultimate underground fighting club in a Backyard Fight. Jake finds a mentor at the club, a mixed martial arts veteran. When Jake begins to receive threats regarding the safety of his friends and family he seeks help from the veteran fighter in order to train his mind and body for one final no-holds-barred elimination fight with his unrelenting personal nemesis and local martial arts champion Ryan McCarthy
Biker boyz by Reggie Rock Bythewood( visu )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 457 libraries worldwide
"Smoke" Galloway is the leader of the Black Knights, an underground motorcycle club. Smoke, like most of his fellow Knights, is a successful white collar worker who can afford fancy leathers and top quality bikes who is willing take on anyone in a drag race, legal or no. Kid is a gifted young rider whose father was once Smoke's mechanic, who sets out to become the best biker he can in order to carry on his father's name and reputation
The Vatican tapes ( visu )
3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 450 libraries worldwide
Angela Holmes is an ordinary 27-year- old until she begins to have a devastating effect on anyone close, causing serious injury and death. Holmes is examined and possession is suspected, but when the Vatican is called upon to exorcise the demon, the possession proves to be an ancient satanic force more powerful than ever imagined
Air ( visu )
13 editions published in 2015 in English and German and held by 427 libraries worldwide
In the near future, breathable air does not exist. Almost all of humanity has vanished, and those chosen to restore society live in a contained state of suspended animation. Two engineers taxed with guarding the last hope for mankind attempt to sustain their own sanity and lives while conducting their vital task
The middle passage ( visu )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 383 libraries worldwide
The story of an African slave who was sold into slavery by the King of Dahomey, shackled and transported on a journey shared with some six hundred others-- a journey barely half would survive
Elephant white ( visu )
11 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and German and held by 335 libraries worldwide
A mercenary in Thailand meets a 14-year-old girl who changes his life forever
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Alternative Names
Djimon 1964-
Djimon Hounsou acteur béninois
Djimon Hounsou actor, bailarín y modelo beninés
Djimon Hounsou aktor afrykański
Djimon Hounsou Amerikaans acteur
Djimon Hounsou amerikansk skådespelare
Djimon Hounsou amerikansk skodespelar
Djimon Hounsou amerikansk skuespiller
Djimon Hounsou attore, ballerino e modello beninese
Djimon Hounsou Beninese-American actor and model
Djimon Hounsou beninisch-amerikanischer Schauspieler
Džimon Hansu
Hounsou, Djimon
Hounsou, Djimon Gaston 1964-
Housoun, Djimon 1964-
Ντζιμόν Χουνσού
Джимон Хонсу
Джимон Хонсу американский актёр и модель бенинского происхождения
Хонсу, Джимон
Џимон Хансу
Ջիմոն Հոնսու
דג'ימון הונסו
דג'ימון הונסו שחקן אמריקאי
جایمن هانسو بازیگر آمریکایی
دجيمون هونسو
დჯიმონ ჰოუნსოუ
디몬 하운수
English (417)
Spanish (28)
German (25)
French (20)
Italian (7)
Multiple languages (6)
Turkish (2)
Chinese (1)
Russian (1)
Catalan (1)
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