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Winfield, Paul

Overview
Works: 266 works in 821 publications in 6 languages and 24,721 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Science fiction films  Film adaptations  Historical films  Television adaptations  Television mini-series  Biographical films  Action and adventure films  Made-for-TV movies 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Other, Interviewee, Costume designer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Paul Winfield
Sounder by William H Armstrong( Visual )

52 editions published between 1971 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 3,218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the story of an 11-year-old black youngster, "Boy." When his sharecropper father is arrested and sentenced to five years at hard labor after stealing food to feed his family, Boy embarks upon a journey to find out where his father has being imprisoned. Accompanied by his dog Sounder, Boy also makes the arduous crossover from boyhood to manhood, with the help (and sometimes hindrance) of various people along the road
The Terminator by James Cameron( Visual )

70 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 2029, the ruling giant super-computer, Skynet, sends an indestructible cyborg, a Terminator, back in time to 1984 to kill a woman, Sarah Connor, whose unborn son will become mankind's only hope
Star trek II by Nicholas Meyer( Visual )

28 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in English and held by 1,828 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Federation Starship U.S.S. Enterprise is on routine training maneuvers when it comes up against Khan, a genetically enhanced conqueror of late 20th century Earth who has escaped his prison and has set his sights on capturing Project Genesis and destroying Kirk
The blue & the gray( Visual )

18 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in English and held by 1,093 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Epic story covering a period in U.S. history from John Brown's raid at Harper's Ferry in 1859 to the summer of 1865 following President Lincoln's death. Focuses on two related families living on either side of the Mason-Dixon line who find themselves at war with each other
Go tell it on the mountain by Blind Boys of Alabama( Visual )

20 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in English and held by 838 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of violence and desire, of tenderness and compassion, so gripping and moving, which lays bare the trials and sufferings, the yearings and aspirations of three generations of an African American family. The journey of a family from the rural South to "big city" Herlem, seeking both salvation and understanding and of a young boy struggling to earn the approval of a self-righteous and often unloving stepfather
Roots, the next generations( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the Haley family from the post-Civil War era until the more contemporary but still turbulent time of the 1960s and '70s, when Alex himself begins his research into the discovery of his roots
The Queen by Stephen Frears( Visual )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Queen begins with a familiar epigraph "Uneasy lies the head that wears a crown"--Henry IV, Part II. The action of the film takes place during the week following the death, on August 31, 1997 of Diana, Princess of Wales. One of its accomplishments, courtesy of adroit use of newsreel and other contemporary footage, is to remind viewers of the deep sadness that surrounded that event. It is also about the divergent and potentially ruinous ways the monarch and Prime Minister Tony Blair responded to the resulting torrent of national grief
At the river I stand( Visual )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2017 in English and held by 667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary of two 1968 events in the civil rights movement--the sanitation workers strike in Memphis, Tennessee and the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr
Cliffhanger by Renny Harlin( Visual )

11 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"For Rocky Mountain Rescue, the mission is almost routine: locate five climbers. With the woman he loves and his best friend, Gabe Walker braves the icy peaks only to discover that the distress call is really a trap set by merciless international terrorist Eric Qualen. Now millions of dollars and their own lives hang in the balance. Against explosive firepower, bitter cold and dizzying heights, Walker must outwit Qualen in a deadly game of hide-and-seek"--Container
King( Visual )

15 editions published between 1978 and 2015 in English and held by 591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A powerful portrayal of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and events of the Civil Rights Movement leading up to his assassination
Only the ball was white( Visual )

8 editions published between 1980 and 2008 in English and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pays tribute to the many top-flight baseball players from the Negro Leagues. Documents a bygone bittersweet era in baseball and the men who were denied stardom by the color line
Presumed innocent by Alan J Pakula( Visual )

12 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rusty Sabich's been swept up in an obsessive affair with a coworker in the prosecutor's office. When she is murdered, he's asked to lead the investigation. Then, astonishingly, he's accused of the crime. He's the perfect suspect and his fight to clear his name pulls him into a whirlpool of lies and secrets
The women of Brewster Place by Joyce Baucom( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 480 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
The serpent and the rainbow by Wes Craven( Visual )

15 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in English and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true experiences of Wade Davis, this is a terrifying story of a man's journey into the world of voodoo. Filmed on location in Haiti
Backstairs at the White House( Visual )

3 editions published between 1979 and 2005 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An intimate look at life in the White House through eight administrations as remembered by a mother and daughter who, between them, served as White House maids for 52 years
White dog by Samuel Fuller( Visual )

10 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A German shepherd is adopted by an actress who learns that the dog has been trained to attack only African Americans. Now it's up to an animal trainer to try to change the dog
Scarlett : the sequel to Gone with the wind, the greatest love story ever told by Margaret Mitchell( Visual )

13 editions published between 1994 and 2017 in English and German and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Epic action-packed sequel of international scope to Margaret Mitchell's Gone With the Wind
Batman, the animated series( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fight crime day and night alongside The Dark Knight as he encounters the Catwoman, duel with the Penguin, contests with The Riddler and battles wit with the Joker
The Mighty pawns( Visual )

14 editions published between 1987 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A teacher in an inner city junior high school introduces four students to the game of chess. They then use their newly won skills to compete in the national championship
Mark Twain's Huckleberry Finn : a musical adaptation by Mark Twain( Visual )

13 editions published between 1974 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This musical rendering of Mark Twain's classic captures the genuine friendship between Huckleberry Finn and Jim. Strong-willed and self-raised, Huck decides to flee his hometown of Hannibal, Missouri, when his cruel absentee father tries to kidnap him. Accompanying him is the sharp-witted Jim, who fears he is about to be sold. As this unlikely pair journey north to freedom, they develop a bond of friendship and mutual respect that will help them brave a series of thrilling adventures with a few narrow escapes
 
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Paul Winfield acteur américain

Paul Winfield aktor amerykański

Paul Winfield Amerikaans acteur

Paul Winfield amerikansk skådespelare

Paul Winfield amerikansk skodespelar

Paul Winfield amerikansk skuespiller

Paul Winfield attore statunitense

Paul Winfield US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Winfield, Paul Edward.

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