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Means, Russell 1939-2012

Overview
Works: 136 works in 247 publications in 3 languages and 11,748 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Biography  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Historical films  Folklore  Interviews  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Interviewee, Performer, Producer, Author of screenplay, Lyricist, Vocalist, Instrumentalist, Author of introduction
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Russell Means
The last of the Mohicans by Michael Mann ( Visual )
24 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,985 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A love story set during the French and Indian War, between an American raised by the Mohican Indians and the daughter of a British officer
Pocahontas II journey to a new world ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 1,623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pocahontas travels to England as an ambassador of peace, where she must convince the King of England that her people are truly civilized in order to stop an armada moving against them
Pocahontas by Walt Disney ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and held by 1,411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1607, the Virginia Company sends a ship from England to America to stake a claim on the New World and bring back the gold that is rumored to be abundant there. Ambitious Governor Ratcliffe is head of the expedition, but well-known explorer and adventurer John Smith is the natural leader. Well-armed, the men anticipate easily fighting off any one they encounter, but John Smith's first meeting with a native is not at all what he expects. Chief Powhatan's daughter, Pocahontas resists taking life seriously, although her father wishes for her to marry and take her place as a leader of her people. As Pocahontas and John Smith fall in love, however, both find that their lives are going in directions they never anticipated
Reel injun ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Travelling through the heartland of America, Cree filmmaker Neil Diamond examines how the myth of the movie "Injun" has influenced the world's understanding - and misunderstanding - of Natives. With clips from hundreds of classic and recent films, and candid interviews with celebrated Native and non-Native directors, writers, actors and activists, including Clint Eastwood, Robbie Robertson, Sacheen Littlefeather, John Trudell, Charlie Hill and Russell Means, Reel Injun traces the evolution of cinema's depiction of Native people from the silent film era to the present day
Pathfinder ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The heroic story of a young Norse man raised by Native American Indians who wages a personal war against the Vikings that barbarically raided his tribe
Windrunner ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the small town where his father, a former pro football player, is in prison, Greg Cima experiences discrimination and taunts. When he is unfairly cut from the high school football team, a mysterious native American elder offers to coach him, teaching him to believe in himself and his dreams. Greg finds that to achieve his goals, he must also learn to accept and forgive his father's failings
Pocahontas Pocahontas II : journey to a new world ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Young Pocahontas must bridge the gap between her tribe and the settlers of Jamestown
Cowboy up ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A celebration of the risk-taking, daredevil personalities of the modern rodeo. In the world of professional bull riding, newcomer Ely is the craziest guy around. His brother, Hank, is a rodeo clown, and they use eachother to play up their acts. When Ely falls for the rodeo's sweetheart, Hank is filled with jealousy and hatred. The brothers try to come to grips with their differences, but the competition gets as fierce as the bulls in the ring
Black Cloud ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fueled by his rage, Navajo Indian Black Cloud is an accomplished fighter both in and out of the ring. When he gets a chance to win a spot on the Olympic boxing team, Black Cloud embarks on a journey of self-discovery that will lead him to his greatest victory
Natural born killers by Oliver Stone ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1994 and 2000 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"They didn't win a Nobel Prize, throw a record fastball, or travel another acceptable path to fame. What fugitive lovers Mickey and Mallory did was kill people. Lots of people. The media took care of the rest"--Container
The song of Hiawatha ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As Hiawatha rises from his nation's youngest war chief to the People's mightiest leader, his reputation spreads across the wilderness, but the winds of change are stirring through the forest
Wind River ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the true story of Nick Wilson, a young white settler who is accepted as part of the Shoshone Indian tribe and becomes an original Pony Express rider. When a Shoshone warrior "kidnaps" Nick and brings him back to the tribe, Nick learns how to become a warrior himself. But when a gang of settlers, including his brother, comes looking for him, Nick has to face the toughest decision of his life ... return to his real family or stay with the Indian family he has grown to love
Natural born killers a soundtrack for an Oliver Stone film ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
James Fenimore Cooper's The Pathfinder ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Pathfinder: The legendary woodsman known as the Pathfinder, his adoptive Indian father, Chingachgook, and a beautiful Colonial woman, Mabel Dunham, are swept up in a desperate race to rescue a British fort besieged by hostile French forces, and a deadly, unknown traitor
Wounded heart Pine Ridge and the Sioux ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wounded Heart focuses on the Lakota Sioux at Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota where they live, isolated and alienated, from American society. Interviews with tribe members, government officials, health care providers, the publisher of the tribal newspaper, and an anthropologist result in a distressing picture of the health issues, economic strains, and adverse social conditions that dominate the lives of the Lakota Sioux. Russell Means, perhaps the most famous extant American Indian activists, is the voice of the film, which is by turns accusatory, illuminating, and marginally hopeful that strengthening of cultural values can help sustain life on the reservation
29 palms ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When an undercover FBI agent uncovers illegal gambling activities at an Indian casino, he goes on the run as the mob's best hit man is hired to take him out
Questions for Crazy Horse hypothetical conversations with the strange warrior of the Oglala Lakota ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A penetrating look at how the Lakota (Sioux) of South Dakota have been impacted by the life of Crazy Horse. Tribal members comment on how Crazy Horse might feel about the current issues facing the Lakota today, including the U.S. government's confiscation of the Black Hills. The film also examines the Crazy Horse Memorial, the largest rock sculpture in the world
Keeping the spirit alive ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Focuses on five talented Northwest Coast artists who are carrying forward and developing their rich traditions and are part of the ongoing revitalization movement
Two old women an Alaska legend of betrayal, courage, and survival by Velma Wallis ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Based on an Athabascan Indian legend, this ... tale tells the story of how two determined heroines find a new way of life through friendship, community, and forgiveness"--Container
Reel injun Hollywood et les indiens ; on the trail of the Hollywood indian ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Travelling through the heartland of America, Cree filmmaker Neil Diamond examines how the myth of the movie "Injun" has influenced the world's understanding - and misunderstanding - of Natives. With clips from hundreds of classic and recent films, and candid interviews with celebrated Native and non-Native directors, writers, actors and activists, including Clint Eastwood, Robbie Robertson, Sacheen Littlefeather, John Trudell, Charlie Hill and Russell Means, Reel Injun traces the evolution of cinema's depiction of Native people from the silent film era to the present day
 
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Languages
English (127)
French (5)
Spanish (1)
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