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Smits, Jimmy

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Most widely held works by Jimmy Smits
Star wars by George Lucas( Visual )

16 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 2,853 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The galaxy is weary after three long years of war. Anakin Skywalker and Obi-Wan Kenobi have become legendary heroes in their campaigns against the droid forces of the evil General Grievous. Anakin and his secret wife, Padme Amidala, have been separated for months, and he finally reunites with her
The West Wing by Aaron Sorkin( Visual )

53 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and French and held by 1,745 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This season chronicles the transition between the administration of President Bartlet and the race for the new presidency between Congressman Santos and Senator Vinick
The Jane Austen Book Club by Robin Swicord( Visual )

9 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 1,673 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of six friends, in Sacramento, gather to distract themselves from loss - a newly dumped Sylvia, Prudie's repressed disappointment, or Jocelyn, who has a life of unrealized dreams. All are devoted Jane Austen fans, except the lone man, Grigg, who has an ulterior motive for joining the chick-lit gang. There's plenty of pride (Prudie), prejudice (Jocelyn), sense (Sylvia), and sensibility (Sylvia's daughter Allegra). Throw in a fair amount of persuasion. Relationships and alliances unfold over the months
My family Mi familia by Patricia A Scherer( Visual )

20 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 1,299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the three-generation saga of the Sanchez family as told by the eldest son. From the beginnings of his father's journey from Mexico to California in the 1920s, to his brother Chucho's tragic rebellion of the 1950s, to the stark realities of modern day, the struggle to live the American dream is sometimes darkened but never diminished for Paco Sanchez and his family
Dexter by James Junior Manos( Visual )

11 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dexter is back with a new take on taking life. He is ready to put the past behind him, until a high-profile case sides him with powerful Assistant DA Miguel Prado, and the pressure might be too great for even Dexter to hack
Mother and child by Rodrigo García( Visual )

10 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 957 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three women's lives share a common core. They have all been profoundly affected by adoption. At age fourteen, Karen placed a baby for adoption, and has been haunted ever since by the daughter she never knew. Elizabeth grew up as an adopted child. Even though she is a bright and ambitious lawyer, she is a flinty loner in her personal life. Lucy and her husband are just embarking on the adoption odyssey, hoping for the opportunity to become parents
Latin music USA( Visual )

8 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 694 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Latin music USA highlights the great American music created by Latinos, and celebrates the Latin rhythms at the heart of jazz, rock, country, and rhythm and blues. It's a fresh take on American musical history, reaching across five decades to portray the rich mix of sounds created by Latinos and embraced by all
The Tommyknockers by Stephen King( Visual )

25 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman in a small New England town stumbles across a strange object buried behind her house and releases a long sleeping ancient evil
Old Gringo by Luis Puenzo( Visual )

28 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harriet, a frustrated spinster flees her unrewarding life in America hoping to discover the passion in her soul. Ambrose Bierce, the Old Gringo, is a retired journalist and adventurer who wanders through the hostile desert seeking some meaning to the last years of his life. Arroyo, a fiery young general, is driven by both the Revolution and his desire for Harriet. Set in the spectacle of the Mexican Revolution, their lives become inexplicably drawn together as they face love, death and war
The Million Dollar Hotel by Wim Wenders( Visual )

23 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A gang of outcasts and misfits live in a downtown Los Angeles fleapit, known locally as "The Million Dollar Hotel". When one of the residents comes to a grisly end, the hotel becomes the focus of a police investigation led by FBI hardliner, Detective Skinner. Every inhabitant of The Million Dollar Hotel falls under suspicion and as Skinner's investigation proceeds, the link between murder and suicide, sanity and madness becomes very blurred indeed
Bless the child( Visual )

22 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When her sister suddenly disappears, Maggie must take care of her sister's autistic daughter, Cody. But after her sister returns with a mysterious cult leader and abducts Cody, Maggie discovers that Cody possesses extraordinary powers--powers that forces of evil have waited centuries to control
Roberto Clemente( Visual )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of an exceptional baseball player and committed humanitarian, who challenged racial discrimination to become baseball's first Latino superstar. The film features interviews with David Maraniss, George F. Will, Clemente's wife Vera, Orlando Cepeda, and former teammates, to present an intimate and revealing portrait of a man whose passion and grace made him a legend.-- Original container
NYPD Blue( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drama set at the 15th Precinct in New York City portrays the work and personal lives of police officers
Backyard by Ross McElwee( Visual )

13 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An idealistic policewoman arrives in Ciudad Juárez, Mexico, to investigate the murder of a young woman found in the desert. The film incorporates the reality of the massive number of unsolved crimes against women, including kidnapping, rape and murder, in the border town located in the backyard of the United States
Happily ever after fairy tales for every child( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mother Goose: Merriment takes place in Mother Gooseberg Land, where Old King Cole reigns over the likes of Little Miss Muffet, Georgie Porgie, and the rest of the gang. Pinocchio: "George" and he puppet "Pinoak" play with their insect friend, a termite named "Woody, ". The pied piper: Seductive music is played to woo the children of Hamelin. The selfish King of Hamelin loves to count his money. The golden goose: A simple chore of chopping trees turns into a life lesson for a trio of peasant brothers
NYPD blue( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relive all the passion, brotherhood, joy, and heartbreak of the 15th precinct of NYPD Blue. This season Det. Andy Sipowicz experiences the highs of falling in love and the tragic murder of his son Andy Jr
¡Yo soy Boricua, pa'que tu lo sepas! I'm Boricua, just so you know!( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rosie Perez explores the complex history between Puerto Rico and the United States. It begins with the vibrant celebration of the Puerto Rican Day Parade and lingers with Perez's deeply personal perspective. The themes of family, language, and racism are put into historical perspective as the film uncovers the side of Puerto Rico absent from U.S. history books
Latin music USA( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video focused on Latin music artists in Chicago was originally part of a series called Latin music USA which highlights the great American music created by Latinos, and celebrates the Latin rhythms at the heart of jazz, rock, country, and rhythm and blues
Sons of anarchy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Reeling from the death of the woman he loves, Jax Teller steers SAMCRO full-throttle down the hell-bound road to revenge, allowing nothing to stand in his way. The streets of Charming run red with blood as shifting alliances and fatal mistakes lead to chaos, betrayal, and all-out murder. The body count soars, and dark secrets give way to darker truths, until the only question remaining is who will live...and who will die
The old gringo by Carlos Fuentes( Book )

2 editions published in 1989 in Undetermined and English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

When school teacher Harriet Winslow (Jane Fonda) goes to Mexico to teach, she is kidnapped by Gen. Tomas Arroyo (Jimmy Smits) & his revolutionaries. An aging American, Ambrose "Old Gringo" Bierce (Gregory Peck) also in Mexico, befriends Gen. Arroyo & meets Harriet. Bierce is a famous writer, who knowing that he is dying, wishes to keep his identity secret so he can determine his own fate. Though he likes Arroyo, Bierce tries to provoke the General's anger whenever possible in an attempt to get himself killed, thus avoiding suffering through his illness. Winslow is intrigued by both Bierce and Arroyo, and the men are in turn attracted to her. She becomes romantically involved with Arroyo. When Winslow learns of Bierce's true identity (a writer whose work she has loved and respected for years), she is single mindedly determined to fulfill his dying wish.--E.W. DesMarais
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Roberto Clemente
Alternative Names
Jimmy Smits acteur américain

Jimmy Smits actor estadounidense

Jimmy Smits aktor amerykański

Jimmy Smits Amerikaans acteur

Jimmy Smits amerikansk skådespelare

Jimmy Smits amerikansk skodespelar

Jimmy Smits amerikansk skuespiller

Jimmy Smits attore e produttore cinematografico statunitense

Jimmy Smits US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Jimmy Smits yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

Смитс, Джимми

ג'ימי סמיטס

جيمي سميتس

جیمی اسمیتس بازیگر آمریکایی

지미 스미츠



English (209)

Spanish (39)

French (11)

German (9)

Italian (2)

Turkish (1)

Roberto ClementeContemporary American success stories : famous people of Asian ancestry