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McKee, Lonette

Overview
Works: 78 works in 238 publications in 6 languages and 8,206 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Musical films  Biographical films  Comedy films  Sports films  Coming-of-age films  Film adaptations  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Gangster films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer, Author, Interviewee, Instrumentalist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Lonette McKee
The Cotton Club by Francis Ford Coppola( Visual )

36 editions published between 1983 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 801 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Francis Ford Coppala's recreation of the passion and violence of the "jazz age" through the character of a trumpet player, Dixie Dwyer. Dwyer (Gere) was one of the few men who could walk the violent line between music and the mob. Then one night, in the Cotton Club, he discovers Vera Cicero (Lane) and suddenly his life becomes even hotter than his music
Honey by Bille Woodruff( Visual )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and Chinese and held by 779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Honey is a girl from the streets who works in a record store, teaches the occasional dance class at a community center, and treks downtown every weekend to hit the clubs and try out some new hip-hop dance moves. There, she meets a music video producer who offers her a chance to be a choreographer. But Honey decides that she is unwilling to pay his price. Determined to pick herself back up, Honey goes back to the inner-city of her youth with plans of starting a dance school
'Round midnight by Bertrand Tavernier( Visual )

12 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 693 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatizes the friendship between an aging alcoholic jazz musician and a young French jazz fan. Inspired by the real-life friendship between jazz pianist Bud Powell and Francis Paudras
He got game by Spike Lee( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2017 in English and held by 689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A prisoner is granted a furlough in hopes of persuading his estranged son, the country's top high school basketball player, to attend the governor's alma mater
Jungle fever by Spike Lee( Visual )

9 editions published between 1991 and 2016 in English and French and held by 660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A black architect begins an affair with his working class Italian secretary. Their relationship causes them to be scrutinized by their friends, cast out from their families and shunned by their neighbors in this moving view of inner-city life
Sparkle by Tom Hunsinger( Visual )

12 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Harlem in 1958, this musical tells the story of three sisters struggling to find stardom as a singing group. But they learn that wishing on a star is one thing, and that being the star can be a one-way ticket to self-destruction
The women of Brewster Place by Joyce Baucom( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mattie Michael, whose life has been plagued by misfortunes, is alone in a ghetto tenement on Brewster Place. She gradually unites the other tenement women to help them struggle for a new life
Brewster's millions by Walter Hill( Visual )

9 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in English and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richard Pryor is Montgomery Brewster, a minor league baseball pitcher who discovers he has to blow $30 million in 30 days as a condition to inherit a much greater fortune. Here's the catch: He will forfeit everything if he reveals to a soul the real reason he seems to be throwing away all that cash. With the help of his pal Spike (John Candy), they set off on a frantic spending spree the likes of which would bring any self-respecting accountant to his knees
Luv( Visual )

6 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eleven-year-old Woody dreams of a better life, as well as his absent mother. He looks to his uncle, Vincent, as the father he never had. A street hustler and former drug dealer, Vincent's fresh off an eight-year stint in prison and wants a new direction. When Vincent passes his nephew's Baltimore school one day, he offers to show the boy how a man handles his business. Woody jumps at the chance, but soon his uncle's past life comes back to the forefront
The Spike Lee joint collection( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clockers (1995): a film about the violent world of drug dealing and its 24-hour dealers, known as "clockers."
Round midnight : original motion picture soundtrack by Dexter Gordon( Recording )

12 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Men of honor by Robert De Niro( Visual )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La valiente historia de Carl M. Brashear, un marinero afroamericano, que se atrevió a soñar con convertirse en un gran experto submarinista de la Marina de los Estados Unidos
She hate me by Spike Lee( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Executive John Henry "Jack" Armstrong gets fired when he blows the whistle on his bosses' business dealings. Desperate to make a living, he accepts his lesbian ex-girlfriend's offer for cash to impregnate her and soon he has a line seeking his services
Illusions by Julie Dash( Visual )

17 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An exploration of Hollywood's role as a purveyor of illusion. The story takes place in 1942 and is about Mignon Dupree, a black woman studio executive who appears to be white, and Ester Jeeter, a black woman who is the singing voice for a white Hollywood star. The film follows the struggles of the women as well as the use of film in wartime Hollywood
Show boat : world premiere cast recording by Jerome Kern( Recording )

5 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Which way is up? by Richard Pryor( Visual )

4 editions published between 1977 and 2002 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of an orange picker who accidentally becomes a union hero and leaves his wife and family at home while he seeks work in Los Angeles where he finds a new woman and starts a second family. Richard Pryor plays three roles
Alex Haley's Queen by Alex Haley( Recording )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Haley traces his father's family roots and develops a personal saga played out against the broad canvas of American history. Central to the story is Queen, Haley's grandmother, who embodies the divisive forces that brought a country to war even as she struggles to get by in a profoundly changed world
Having our say : the Delany sisters' first one hundred years by Sarah Louise Delany( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Holding dear to their family and faith, Sadie and Bessie survive and surmount segregation. Sadie's quiet determination leads her to become the first African-American home-ec teacher in New York City. The outspoken Bessie becomes the city's second black dentist. An interview with Sadie (103 years old) and Bessie Delaney (101 years old)
The Richard Pryor 4-movie collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Which way is up? (R): The story of an orange picker who accidentally becomes a union hero and leaves his wife and family at home while he seeks work in Los Angeles where he finds a new woman and starts a second family. Brewster's millions (PG): Montgomery Brewster is a down-and-out baseball player who discovers that he is the only living relative of an eccentric multimillionaire. Monty stands to inherit $300 million, but only if he can spend $30 million in a single month without acquiring any assets. If he fails, it's back to zero again. Car Wash (PG): An irreverent but affectionate look at a typical day in a Los Angeles car wash. Bustin' loose (R): A misanthropic ex-con helps the director of a bankrupt school for emotionally disturbed children transport 8 of the students from Philadelphia to Oregon, despite the law, the Ku Klux Klan and each other
Fast food, fast women by Amos Kollek( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On her 35th birthday, Bella, an overworked waitress, is set up on a date with Bruno, an irresponsible cab driver and father of two. One of Bella's regulars, a long time widow, responds to an ad and meets Emily. Soon, however, a random encounter changes Bella's life in a way she could never have imagined
 
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Лонетт МакКи

لونت مک‌کی

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