WorldCat Identities

Short, Columbus 1982-

Overview
Works: 57 works in 140 publications in 4 languages and 11,954 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Christmas films  Fiction  Film adaptations  Humor 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications by  Columbus Short Publications by Columbus Short
Most widely held works by Columbus Short
Stomp the yard ( Visual )
15 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After the death of his younger brother, D.J., a troubled 19-year-old street dancer from Los Angeles is able to bypass juvenile hall by enrolling in the historically Black Truth University in Atlanta, Georgia. His efforts to get an education and woo the girl he likes are sidelined when he discovers 'stepping, ' a traditional dance performed by African-American fraternities
Cadillac Records by Darnell Martin ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 1,225 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 artist 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
Death at a funeral by Matthew Macfadyen ( Visual )
7 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,064 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
DVD : When Aaron's father dies, he must organize the funeral and give the eulogy. Keeping things civil is a problem right from the start when the undertaker makes a horrifying mistake. Then his brother, Ryan wants to be in the spotlight and refuses to pay for anything. But this is nothing compared to information received from a mysterious dwarf at the funeral who exposes way too many family secrets
The losers ( Visual )
6 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,012 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An explosive tale of double-cross and revenge centers upon the members of an elite U.S. Special Forces unit sent into the Bolivian jungle on a search and destroy mission. The team; Clay, Jensen, Roque, Pooch and Cougar; find themselves the target of a lethal betrayal instigated from inside by a powerful enemy known only as Max. Presumed dead, the group makes plans to even the score when they're joined by the mysterious Aisha, a beautiful operative with her own agenda
This Christmas by Alexander Gruszynski ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 915 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For the first time in years, the entire Whitfield clan comes home to celebrate Christmas and learn through the drama and emotional baggage how to be a family once again
Accepted by Steve Pink ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 899 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bartleby Gaines is a fast-talking slacker who gets rejected by every college he applies to. He decides to invent a phony college to get his parents off his back. Unfortunately (or not), the website his best friend creates is too effective and hundreds of other rejects apply and are accepted. Instead of revealing the hoax, Gaines decides to forge ahead and let the students create their own curriculum, little suspecting that their school is obstructing the expansion plans of the nearby snobbish college
Whiteout by Dominic Sena ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and French and held by 896 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
U.S. Marshal Carrie Stetko is the only law-enforcement officer assigned to Antarctica. Carrie is on the verge of shipping out before the really bad weather hits, when she is confronted with a mysterious murder that sounds like a riddle: how'd a lone corpse find its way to the middle of an ice field, as though dropped from a great height? And what does this have to do with the prologue about a Soviet fighter jet crashing some decades earlier? Along with other snowbound stragglers are a U.N. investigator, some cocky pilots, and a grizzled doctor
Armored by Nimród Antal ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 843 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A group of veteran officers at an armored transport security firm pressure a new guard into stealing one of their own company's trucks containing $42 million dollars. Using a seemingly sure-fire plan, the men plan to make off with the money with no harm done until an unexpected witness causes their plan to come apart at the seams
Quarantine by John Erick Dowdle ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 748 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Assigned to spend the night shift with a Los Angeles fire station, television reporter Angela Vidal and her cameraman, go out on a routine 911 call. It takes them to a small apartment building where they find police officers already on the scene in response to blood curdling screams. Something unknown has infected a woman living in the building. After a few of the residents are viciously attacked, the residents of the building, along with the news crew, find that the CDC has quarantined the building. All outside information access has been cut-off, and officials are not relaying information to those locked inside. When the quarantine is finally lifted, the only evidence of what took place is the news crew's videotape
Scandal ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When trouble rears its ugly head, headline-making, life-ruining trouble, there's only one person to call: the legendary Olivia Pope. With her steadfast rule of always trusting her gut, Olivia leads an expert team of crisis management consultants skilled at making even the most sordid, salacious scandals disappear. But as these self-proclaimed 'gladiators in suits' begin to reveal the cracks in their armor, will the masters of damage control be able to control the damage in their own personal lives?
Scandal ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 702 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Experience every breathless, jaw-dropping moment as Olivia Pope (Kerry Washington) and her team of ?gladiators in suits? turn up the heat and raise the stakes in Scandal: The Complete Second Season. For Olivia Pope and Associates, cleaning up other people?s messes takes a shattering personal toll. Season Two blows the lid off Quinn?s identity, exposes Huck?s dark past, and uncovers Olivia?s darkest secret ? something so shocking and enormous that it threatens the entire nation
Scandal ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Now, seemingly invincible "fixer" Olivia Pope must confront the ultimate challenge: fixing herself. After sifting through her mysterious father's labyrinth of lies, Olivia's search for answers about her mother threatens not just national security, but the entire world. Meanwhile, the lives of her "gladiators", as well as those of the president, his wife and key White House staffers, take sinister, unexpected turns
Cadillac Records music from the motion picture by Terence Blanchard ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Save the last dance 2 by David Petrarca ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Continuing the story of the original film, Sara follows her dream and becomes a student at Julliard. She is torn between traditional ballet and hip-hop. Will she follow the path of the tried and true, or will she dance into uncharted territory?
You got served ; Stomp the yard ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
You got served: At Mr. Rad's Warehouse, the best hip-hop crews in Los Angeles compete for money and respect. But a crew from the suburbs moves in and crashes the party, stealing their dancers, and their moves. Elgin and David are street dancers who will have to pull together in order to believe in themselves, their crew, and in their dreams if they are to represent the streets and win the challenge and the money that is up for grabs
Scandal, the complete third season ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Now, seemingly invincible 'fixer' Olivia Pope must confront the ultimate challenge: fixing herself. After sifting through her mysterious father's labyrinth of lies, Olivia's search for answers about her mother threatens not just national security, but the entire world. Meanwhile, the lives of her 'gladiators', as well as those of the president, his wife and key White House staffers, take sinister, unexpected turns
Scandal ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Experience every breathless, jaw-dropping moment as Olivia Pope and her team of 'gladiators in suits' turn up the heat and raise the stakes in Scandal: The Complete Second Season. For Olivia Pope and Associates, cleaning up other people's messes takes a shattering personal toll. Season Two blows the lid off Quinn's identity, exposes Huck's dark past, and uncovers Olivia's darkest secret something so shocking and enormous that it threatens the entire nation
Scandal ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Experience every breathless, jaw-dropping moment as Olivia Pope and her team of 'gladiators in suits' turn up the heat and raise the stakes in Scandal: The Complete Second Season. For Olivia Pope and Associates, cleaning up other people's messes takes a shattering personal toll. Season Two blows the lid off Quinn's identity, exposes Huck's dark past, and uncovers Olivia's darkest secret something so shocking and enormous that it threatens the entire nation
Scandal ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Experience every breathless, jaw-dropping moment as Olivia Pope and her team of 'gladiators in suits' turn up the heat and raise the stakes in Scandal: The Complete Second Season. For Olivia Pope and Associates, cleaning up other people's messes takes a shattering personal toll. Season Two blows the lid off Quinn's identity, exposes Huck's dark past, and uncovers Olivia's darkest secret something so shocking and enormous that it threatens the entire nation
Scandal ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Experience every breathless, jaw-dropping moment as Olivia Pope and her team of 'gladiators in suits' turn up the heat and raise the stakes in Scandal: The Complete Second Season. For Olivia Pope and Associates, cleaning up other people's messes takes a shattering personal toll. Season Two blows the lid off Quinn's identity, exposes Huck's dark past, and
 
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Languages
English (90)
German (5)
French (2)
Spanish (1)
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