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Blanchard, Terence

Works: 655 works in 1,911 publications in 7 languages and 48,750 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biographical films  Film adaptations  Historical films  History  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Documentary films  War films  Action and adventure films  Comedy films 
Roles: Composer, Instrumentalist, Performer, Author, Conductor, Actor, Arranger, Interviewee, Musician, Producer, tr=, Contributor, sin, pf=, Other, Commentator
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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BlacKkKlansman by Spike Lee( Visual )

25 editions published in 2018 in English and German and held by 2,425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the early 1970s, Ron Stallworth becomes the first African-American detective in the Colorado Springs Police Department. Determined to make a difference, he bravely sets out on a dangerous mission: infiltrate and expose the Ku Klux Klan. He recruits a seasoned colleague, Flip Zimmerman, into the undercover investigation. Together, they team up to take down the extremist organization aiming to garner mainstream appeal. BlacKkKlansman offers an unflinching, true-life examination of race relations in 1970s America that is just as relevant in today's tumultuous world." --
Harriet by Cynthia Erivo( Visual )

10 editions published between 2019 and 2020 in English and held by 2,286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the thrilling and inspirational life of an iconic American freedom fighter, the movie tells the extraordinary tale of Harriet Tubman's escape from slavery and transformation into one of America's greatest heroes. Her courage, ingenuity, and tenacity freed hundreds of slaves and changed the course of history
Malcolm X by Spike Lee( Visual )

57 editions published between 1992 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 2,027 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Screen version of the life of Malcolm X, who through his religious conversion to Islam, found the strength to rise up from a criminal past to become an influential civil rights leader
When the Levees Broke : a Requiem in Four Acts by Spike Lee( Visual )

12 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,904 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world watched in horror as Hurricane Katrina hit New Orleans on August 29, 2005. Many were shocked, not only by the scale of the disaster, but the slow, inept and disorganized response of the emergency and recovery efforts. Structured into four acts, each dealing with a different aspect of the events that preceded and followed Katrina's catastrophic passage through New Orleans. Tells the heartbreaking personal stories of those who endured this harrowing ordeal and survived to tell the tale
4 little girls by Spike Lee( Visual )

17 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 1,854 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a bomb tears through the basement of a black Baptist church on a peaceful fall morning, it takes the lives of four young girls; Denise McNair, Carole Robertson, Cynthia Wesley and Addie Mae Collins. This racially motivated crime, taking place at a time when the civil rights movement is burning with a new flame, could have doused that flame forever. Instead it fuels a nation's outrage and brings Birmingham, Alabama to the forefront of America's concern
Red Tails( Visual )

11 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Italy, 1944. As the war takes its toll on Allied forces in Europe, a squadron of black pilots known as the Tuskegee Airmen are finally given the chance to prove themselves in the sky--even as they battle discrimination on the ground"--Container
Inside man by Spike Lee( Visual )

39 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,663 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"New York se réveille dans le fracas de l'actualité : dans le quartier de Manhattan, le braquage d'une banque vire à la prise d'otages. Repliés dans l'établissement, quatre malfrats multiplient les exigences et gagnent du temps en faisant traîner l'affaire en longueur. Branle-bas de combat chez les forces de l'ordre! Dehors, l'inspecteur Keith Frazier et son partenaire Bill Mitchell veillent au grain pour que le fait divers ne se termine pas dans un bain de sang."
Barbershop by Tim Story( Visual )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 1,498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Calvin never wanted to take over the family business, a barbershop on the south side of Chicago. One morning he decides to sell the shop to a shady loan shark named Lester. Calvin spends the day cutting heads at the shop, and starts to understand the importance of the legacy left to him. Calvin learns to appreciate his barber friends, and discovers that the place where they work is more than just a place to get a haircut. Calvin gradually changes his mind about selling the shop, but it may be too late
Black or white( Visual )

8 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A grieving widower is drawn into a custody battle over his granddaughter, whom he helped raise her entire life
Their eyes were watching God by Zora Neale Hurston( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A drama set in the 1920s, where free-spirited Janie Crawford's search for happiness leads her through several different marriages, challenging the mores of her small town. Based on the novel by Zora Neale Hurston
Chi-raq by Spike Lee( Visual )

3 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 1,183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Chi-raq is a modern day adaptation of the ancient Greek play 'Lysistrata' by Aristophanes. After the murder of a child by a stray bullet, a group of women led by Lysistrata organize against the on-going violence in Chicago's South Side, creating a movement that challenges the nature of race, sex and violence in America and around the world"--Container
Miracle at St. Anna by Spike Lee( Visual )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2017 in English and held by 1,156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

August 1944. Follows four black soldiers of the all-black 92nd Infantry Division who get trapped near the small Tuscan village of Sant'Anna di Stazzema on the Gothic Line during the Italian Campaign of World War II. One of the men will risk his life to save an Italian boy who lives in the city where the Waffen-SS have massacred most of the citizens of the town in retaliation for Italian partisan activity. A sculpted head from the Ponte Santa Trinita in Florence is a focal point
Cadillac Records by Darnell Martin( Visual )

16 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chess Records was located on the south side of Chicago. In 1947, it began recording blues music with Muddy Waters and Little Walter. This eventually gave birth to rock and roll in 1955 with Chuck Berry. Record producer Leonard Chess has an ear for this different type of music and believes he can cash in by signing up new talent such as songwriter Willie Dixon, Howlin' Wolf, and Etta James. Chess makes all of his artists part of his family and takes care of them. This is not easy since they spend a small fortune on booze, drugs, and the high life. When Chuck Berry goes to jail, Leonard is able to find another talented performer, Etta James, to take his place. In the late sixties, as their music goes out of favor, Leonard Chess gets out of the record business
25th hour by Spike Lee( Visual )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2017 in English and held by 1,097 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monty Brogan is facing a seven year prison sentence for dealing drugs. On the night before he has to go to jail, he decides to go out with his friends one last time, and re-examines his life in the process
Bamboozled by Spike Lee( Visual )

20 editions published between 2000 and 2020 in 4 languages and held by 1,047 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a searing parody of American television, Bamboozled takes a humorous look at how race, ratings and the pursuit of power lead to a network executive's stunning rise and tragic downfall
Malcolm X( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2017 in English and German and held by 1,034 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Screen version of the life of Malcolm X, who through his religious conversion to Islam, found the strength to rise up from a criminal past to become an influential civil rights leader
Eve's bayou by Kasi Lemmons( Visual )

18 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 977 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roz Batiste is a beautiful and dedicated mother of three, who is forced to admit that her family is falling apart due to her philandering husband Louis. Her younger daughter, Eve, witnesses one of her father's infidelities. Struggling to make sense of what she has seen, Eve turns to her older sister Cisely, who dismisses her in fear of the truth, and then to her Aunt Mozelle, a known psychic and rumored black widow. Unable to find the understanding she is looking for Eve decides to take matters into her own hands. For the Batiste family, the ties that bind may not be strong enough to keep them together, and what they learn will change their lives forever
Love & basketball by Omar Epps( Visual )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 956 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film is divided into the quarters of a basketball game and tells the story of Quincy and Monica. It traces their lives as they run parallel and run apart -- from childhood, to high school, to college -- concluding with Quincy and Monica as adults. Both play basketball and each dreams of playing on a professional level. For Quincy, it is easier and expected since he is the son of a professional ballplayer. Monica has it harder being both a woman when there was no professional league, and as a daughter whose mother cannot understand why her daughter wants to be an athlete
The comedian by Robert De Niro( Visual )

9 editions published between 2016 and 2018 in English and German and held by 839 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the life of an aging insult comic named Jack Burke
Talk to me by Kasi Lemmons( Visual )

10 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 726 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the life and career of charismatic Washington D.C.-area radio personality Ralph "Petey" Green, who was renowned for his "tell it like it is" approach to politics and race
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Inside man
Inside manMiracle at St. AnnaCadillac RecordsBamboozledMalcolm XContemporary Black biography, profiles from the international Black community
Alternative Names
Blachard, Terence 1962-

Blanchard, Terence.

Terence Blachard

Terence Blanchard

Terence Blanchard americký hudebník a skladatel

Terence Blanchard Amerikaans componist

Terence Blanchard amerikansk komponist

Terence Blanchard amerikansk kompositör

Terence Blanchard amerykański trębacz, kompozytor muzyki filmowej

Terence Blanchard ceoltóir agus cumadóir Meiriceánach

Terence Blanchard musicien américain

Terence Blanchard musicista statunitense

Terence Blanchard US-amerikanischer Jazztrompeter und Komponist

Terrance Blanchard

Terrence Blanchard

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