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Winfield, Paul

Overview
Works: 269 works in 788 publications in 6 languages and 24,689 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Science fiction films  Film adaptations  Television mini-series  Action and adventure films  Television adaptations  Fiction  Children's films  Juvenile works 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Other, Author, Costume designer, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Paul Winfield
Sounder by William H Armstrong( Visual )

48 editions published between 1972 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 3,244 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 )

64 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,441 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 )

25 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in English and held by 1,734 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 )

17 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in English and held by 1,091 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 Five Blind Boys of Alabama( Visual )

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

"To be Black in America. To seek both salvation and understanding in the journey of a family from the rural South to 'big city' Harlem. To be 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 735 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
Queen by Queen (Musical group)( Visual )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The remarkable history of Alex Haley's paternal side. Queen is the daughter of a slave and a plantation owner. During the turbulent decades of the antebellum South, the Civil War, Reconstruction, and beyond, she searches for a home in the two cultures and at times is shunned by both. Rejection and hate are no match for her unconquerable will
At the river I stand( Visual )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2017 in English and held by 665 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 )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 638 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 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pays tribute to the many topflight players from the Negro Leagues in baseball when players 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 529 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 )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven black women living in a tenement fight to gain control of their lives. Based on the novel by Gloria Naylor
Backstairs at the White House( Visual )

3 editions published between 1979 and 2005 in English and held by 429 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
The serpent and the rainbow by Wes Craven( Visual )

15 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A Harvard anthropologist is sent to Haiti to retrieve a strange powder that is said to have the power to bring human beings back from the dead. In his quest to find the miracle drug, the cynical scienist enters the rarely seen netherworld of walking zombies, blood rites and ancient curses"--Container
White dog by Samuel Fuller( Visual )

10 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 415 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 412 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 391 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 386 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 )

12 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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