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Brooks, Richard 1962-

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Most widely held works by Richard Brooks
The Abolitionists( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Radicals. Agitators. Troublemakers. Liberators. Called many names, the abolitionists tore the nation apart in order to create a more perfect union. Men and women, black and white, Northerners and Southerners, poor and wealthy, these passionate anti-slavery activists fought body and soul in the most important civil rights crusade in American history"--Container
Firefly( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 839 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mysteries of deep space combine with Wild West thrills in Firefly! Relive the complete cult-favourite TV series -- Container
Law & order( Visual )

10 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New York City Detective Mike Logan and Sargeant Paul Cerreta are working the streets of the 31st precinct in relentless persuit of criminals. Once the criminals are caught by Logan and Cerreta, it is up to Executive ADA Ben Stone and his assistant ADA Paul Robinette to bring them to justice
Law & order( Visual )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes all 22 episodes plus bonus material
Law & order( Visual )

3 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first season of the NBC-TV drama series, which follows three city cops as they track down criminals and concentrates on three lawyers who prosecute them
To sleep with anger by Charles Burnett( Visual )

11 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harry, an old friend from the Deep South, comes to stay with an older middle-class Black couple in central Los Angeles. The couple's two grown sons and their families think him a silly superstitious buffoon, and an old girlfirend thinks he's the devil
The crow : city of angels by Tim Pope( Visual )

13 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a brutal attack by an evil drug cartel, the murder victim is brought back to life by a mysterious crow. He destroys his killers one by one, but an enemy has discovered the weakness that can get rid of the hero forever
To sleep with anger( Visual )

2 editions published in 2019 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harry, a devilish charmer from the Deep South, turns up out of the blue on the South Central Los Angeles doorstep of his old friends. In short order, Harry's presence turns a seemingly peaceful household upside down, exposing smoldering tensions between parents and children, tradition and change, virtue and temptation. Interweaving evocative strains of gospel and blues with rich, poetic-realist images, it is a sublimely stirring film from an autonomous artistic sensibility, a portrait of family resilience
Law & Order( Visual )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the first season of the Emmy Award-winning television series about the investigation and prosecution of cases ripped straight from today's headlines
The Abolitionists( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shared beliefs about slavery bring together Angelina Grimke, the daughter of a Charleston plantation family, who moves north and becomes a public speaker against slavery; Frederick Douglass, a young slave who becomes hopeful when he hears about the abolitionists; William Lloyd Garrison, who founds the newspaper The Liberator, a powerful voice for the movement; Harriet Beecher Stowe, whose first trip to the South changes her life and her writing; and John Brown, who devotes his life to the cause. The abolitionist movement, however, is in disarray and increasing violence raises doubts about the efficacy of its pacifist tactics
The Abolitionists( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Douglass escapes slavery, eventually joining Garrison in the anti-slavery movement. Threatened with capture by his former owner, Douglass flees to England, returning to the U.S. in 1847. He launches his own anti-slavery paper. John Brown meets with Douglass, revealing his radical plan to raise an army, attack plantations and free the slaves. Harriet Beecher Stowe publishes Uncle Tom's Cabin in 1852. A best-seller, and then wildly successful stage play, this influential novel changes the hearts and minds of millions of Americans. The divide between North and South deepens, touching off a crisis that is about to careen out of control
Law & Order( Visual )

6 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this second season of the television series New York City Detective Mike Logan and Sargeant Paul Cerreta continue to work the streets of the 31st precinct in relentless persuit of criminals. Once the criminals are caught by Logan and Cerreta, it is up to Executive ADA Ben Stone and his assistant ADA Paul Robinette to bring them to justice
The crow : triple feature( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains three movies from "The crow" series. "The Crow: City of Angels": the spirit of the crow resurrects another man seeking revenge for the murder of his son. "The Crow: Salvation": Alex Corvis returns to the world of the living to solve the murder of a young woman that he was wrongly accused of murdering. "The Crow: Wicked Prayer": on his way to becoming an immortal demon, gangleader Luc Crash (Boreanaz) orchestrates the murder of Jimmy Cuervo (Furlong) and his girlfriend, lily
Elmer Squee by Richard Brooks( Book )

2 editions published in 1942 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The last hunt by Richard Brooks( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles Gilson is a brutal buffalo hunter who kills purely for sport and enjoyment. Sandy McKenzie is a former hunter who is tired of killing. When Charley kills an Indian raiding party, and takes their squaw as his own, tension develops between the two hunters, and matters will only be settled in a showdown
Dough Boys( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For the "Dough Boys" every day is a struggle to survive. Determined to make something of their lives, these four friends must work at any hustle that comes along, no matter how risky. But when they bite off more than they can chew, their loyal bond is tested as they fight to stay alive. Now, the rules of the street that they live by are the very rules that could destroy them
Teen wolf by Rod Daniel( Visual )

2 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Like all teenagers, Scott Howard is going through some changes. But unlike the rest of the students at Beacontown High School, Scott₂s changes include long hair that covers his entire body, claw-like fingernails, fangs, heightened sense of smell, superhuman strength, and the extraordinary ability to...play basketball? And that₂s just the beginning. Naturally, these uncanny new features turn this lovable loser into the most popular kid in school
Jacqueline and Jilly( Visual )

1 edition published in 2019 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Overachieving daughter, Jilly, in her twenties, has long felt the neglect of her wealthy family, turning to her boyfriend, Paul, for comfort. Jilly develops a growing addiction to prescribed opiate painkillers due to a fall from her thoroughbred. Her busy parents and grandmother rush to her side only to label her addiction as an embarrassment, disrupting the status quo. As this family unravels the truth, secrets are unlocked, and the healing begins not only for Jilly but for the whole family
Law & order : the third year( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes all 22 episodes plus bonus material
If love hadn't left me lonely( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Famous 80s music producer turned slick stock broker Ricardo French (Richard Brooks) has to battle a lot of demons. Haunted by his alcohol-addicted past, Ricardo exists in a detached, passionless state until he meets Lexie (Cindy Herron Braggs of the pop group En Vogue), a classically trained dancer forced to dance in a posh nightclub owned by slimy businessman Rashid (Ice-T). From the minute Lexie glides on stage, Ricardo is captivated. Her energy ignites his desire and fuels his submerged creative passion. After their first meeting Ricardo is inspired to write music again. While Ricardo tries to break back onto the music scene, he has to battle his old enemies and prove he's not the alcoholic loser he once was. As he's working his way back up to the top, his inspiration, Lexie, is being brought down by her ex-husband who is trying to take her daughter away. If Love Hadn't Left Me Lonely is a story of love, loss, and redemption set in the dazzling world of music and dance."--Page 4 of cover
 
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Ричард Брукс

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