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Browne, Roscoe Lee

Overview
Works: 249 works in 539 publications in 4 languages and 17,686 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Children's films  Animated films  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  Television adaptations  History  Historical films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, vac, Performer, Interviewee, Author, Speaker, Commentator, Interviewer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Roscoe Lee Browne
Treasure planet by Walt Disney( Visual )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,890 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An animated future romp based on the classic "Treasure Island" by Robert Louis Stevenson
The cowboys by Mark Rydell( Visual )

29 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a rancher is deserted by his regular cattle drivers for the gold mines, Wil Andersen is forced to take on a collection of young boys as his drivers in order to cross the 400 treacherous miles to get his herd to market in time to avoid financial disaster. The boys learn to do a man's job under Andersen's tutelage, however, neither Andersen nor the boys are aware that a gang of cattle thieves is stalking them
Oliver & company by Walt Disney( Visual )

10 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oliver is a homeless kitten who roams the streets of New York City. There, he is taken in by a gang of homeless mutts who survive by stealing from others. During one of these criminal acts, Oliver meets a wealthy young girl named Jenny Foxworth. This meeting will forever change his life
Unchained memories : readings from the slave narratives by Whoopi Goldberg( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 1,236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the Civil War ended in 1865, more than 4 million slaves were set free. By the late 1930's, 100,000 former slaves were still alive. In the midst of the Great Depression, journalists and writers traveled the country to record the memories of the last generation of African-Americans born into bondage. Over 2,000 interviews were transcribed as spoken, in the vernacular of the time, to form a unique historical record
Logan's run by Michael Anderson( Visual )

19 editions published between 1976 and 2017 in English and held by 1,057 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the 23rd century, humans forsake the ravaged outer environment by living in a vast, bubbled metropolis. There, computerized servo-mechanisms provide all needs and everyone can pursue endless hedonism. Endless, that is, until Lastday. That's when anyone who's 30 must submit to Carrousel, a soaring, spinning trip to eternity and supposed rebirth. Logan 5, a Sandman authorized to terminate Runners fleeing Carrousel, decides to become a Runner himself once he finds out the horrible truth about Lastday
Black like me by ( Visual )

23 editions published between 1964 and 2012 in English and held by 822 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the landmark memoir by John Howard Griffin, Black Like Me stars James Whitmore as Griffin, who medically altered his pigment and, with the help of a sunlamp, reinvented himself as an itinerant black writer navigating his way through Mississippi and Alabama. Along the way he experienced firsthand both crushing racism and the incredible life force of the Afro-American communities
M.C. Higgins, the great by Virginia Hamilton( )

10 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in English and held by 647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Two years ago bulldozers had come to make a cut at the top of Sarah's Mountain. They began uprooting trees and pushing subsoil in a huge pile to get at the coal. As the pile grew enormous, so had M.C.'s fear of it. He had nightmares in which the heap came tumbling down. Over and over again, it buried his family on the side of the mountain." –from M.C. Higgins, the Great. When M.C. Higgins climbed the 40-foot steel pole near his house, he could see over the spiky treetops and far across the rolling emerald hills. There, on Sarah's Mountain, with his face turned toward the sun and his arms spread wide, M.C. welcomed in the morning of a brand new day. How he would have liked to stay there forever! But M.C. knew—better than his family—that strip mining had reduced the outcropping upon which their cabin was built to rubble, and soon the spoilage would come raining down, burying their home forever. When two strangers come to the mountain, M.C. thinks he's found a solution to his problem, only to discover that the real answer, like the playful voices inside his head, lies in himself
Very merry Christmas songs by Disney Corporation( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents Christmas songs and carols sung by our favorite Disney characters and accompanied by animated holiday scenes
King( Visual )

7 editions published between 1978 and 2015 in English and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A powerful portrayal of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and events of the Civil Rights Movement leading up to his assassination
Dear God by Paramount (Calif.)( Visual )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom Turner a is money-scamming con artist who goes from no-good to doing good. His transformation begins when a judge gives him a choice of work or prison. Tim chooses work, and is assigned to a post office's Dead Letter Office. There he begins a con of divine proportions - by responding to letters addressed to God. With a few "miracles", he's in the right place to pocket any offerings mailed back. But an unexpected miracle takes place when the city starts cheering on Tom and his loony "God Squad."
Bertolt Brecht : practice pieces by Bertolt Brecht( Visual )

10 editions published between 1964 and 2007 in English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recording of a performance, in English translation, of two of Bertolt Brecht's largely unknown and seldom performed "Ubungstucke fur Schauspieler"--Practice pieces for actors". Also contains the scenes for "Romeo and Juliet" and "Hamlet." Lotte Lenya and translator Michael Lebeck briefly discuss the theater of Brecht
The mambo kings by Oscar Hijuelos( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musician brothers, Cesar and Nestor, leave Cuba for America in the 1950s, with the hopes of making it to the top of the Latin music scene. Cesar is the older brother who serves as the business manager and is a consumate ladies' man. Nestor is the brooding songwriter, who cannot forget the woman in Cuba who broke his heart
Batman, the animated series( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Millionaire Bruce Wayne's alter-ego Batman protects the streets of Gotham City from various villains and arch-enemies
Babe by Dick King-Smith( Visual )

9 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This is the story of an unprejudiced heart and how it changed our valley forever". So begins Babe, a movie with a barnyard full of unforgettable characters
Alfred Hitchcock's Topaz by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American CIA agent hires a French operative to travel to Cuba and investigate rumors of Russian missiles and Topaz, a NATO spy. The inquiry soon spins into a life-threatening escapade of espionage, betrayal and murder
Caribbean by James A Michener( Recording )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Novel about the Caribbean islands depicting pirate attacks, bloody slave revolts, and the Cuban revolution through a blend of fiction and history
The autobiography of Malcolm X by Malcolm X( Recording )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adaptation of The autobiography of Malcolm X, one of the most dynamic and controversial black leaders in American history
Uptown Saturday night( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two men try to recover a winning lottery ticket from the underworld
Hamlet by William Shakespeare( Visual )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Youthful innocence and passionate love are lost to greed, deceit and murder in Shakespeare's immortal "Hamlet." Hamlet is visited one dark night in a dream by the spirit of his dead father, proclaiming his untimely death at the hand of his own brother, Claudius. Greed is the motive. The prize is the throne and his beloved wife, Gertrude
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In The searchers, a Civil War veteran spends five years on the trail of a Comanche raiding party that kidnapped his dead brother's daughter
 
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Unchained memories : readings from the slave narratives
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Unchained memories : readings from the slave narrativesLogan's runDear GodThe mambo kingsBabeAlfred Hitchcock's TopazCaribbeanThe autobiography of Malcolm XGreatest classic films collection
Alternative Names
Brown, Roscoe 1925-2007

Brown, Roscoe Lee.

Brown, Roscoe Lee 1925-2007

Browne, Roscoe L. 1925-2007

Lee Brown, Roscoe 1925-2007

Lee Browne, Roscoe 1925-2007

Roscoe Lee Brown pemeran laki-laki asal Amerika Serikat

Roscoe Lee Browne acteur américain

Roscoe Lee Browne Amerikaans acteur

Roscoe Lee Browne amerikansk skådespelare

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Languages
English (178)

French (4)

Spanish (1)

German (1)