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Browne, Roscoe Lee

Overview
Works: 218 works in 456 publications in 5 languages and 17,406 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Children's films  Animated films  Comedy films  Biography  Filmed plays  History  Tragedies (Drama) 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, vac, Performer, Interviewee, Author, Speaker, Interviewer, Commentator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Roscoe Lee Browne
Treasure planet by Walt Disney( Visual )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,921 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An animated future romp based on the classic "Treasure Island" by Robert Louis Stevenson
The cowboys by Mark Rydell( Visual )

30 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a rancher is deserted by his regular cattle drivers for the gold mines, he (Wayne) is forced to take on a collection of young boys as his drivers in order to cross the 400 treacherous miles to get his herd to market in time to avoid financial disaster. The boys learn to do a man's job under his tutelage, however, neither he nor the boys are aware that a gang of cattle thieves is stalking them
Unchained memories : readings from the slave narratives by Whoopi Goldberg( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 1,267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents narratives by more than forty former slaves, collected by the Works Progress Administration in the 1930's, and includes sixty photos
Oliver & company by Walt Disney( Visual )

5 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and held by 1,217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oliver is a homeless kitten who roams the streets of New York City. There, he is taken in by a gang of homeless mutts who survive by stealing from others. During one of these criminal acts, Oliver meets a wealthy young girl named Jenny Foxworth. This meeting will forever change his life
Logan's run by Michael Anderson( Visual )

15 editions published between 1976 and 2017 in English and held by 999 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the 23rd century, humans forsake the ravaged outer environment by living in a vast, bubbled metropolis. There, computerized servo-mechanisms provide all needs and everyone can pursue endless hedonism. Endless, that is, until Lastday. That's when anyone who's 30 must submit to Carrousel, a soaring, spinning trip to eternity and supposed rebirth. Logan 5, a Sandman authorized to terminate Runners fleeing Carrousel, decides to become a Runner himself once he finds out the horrible truth about Lastday
Black like me by ( Visual )

19 editions published between 1964 and 2012 in English and held by 853 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the landmark memoir by John Howard Griffin, Black Like Me stars James Whitmore as Griffin, who medically altered his pigment and, with the help of a sunlamp, reinvented himself as an itinerant black writer navigating his way through Mississippi and Alabama. Along the way he experienced firsthand both crushing racism and the incredible life force of the Afro-American communities
M.C. Higgins, the great by Virginia Hamilton( )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a slag heap, the result of strip mining, creeps closer to his house in the Ohio hills, fifteen-year-old M.C. is torn between trying to get his family away and fighting for the home they love
Very merry Christmas songs by Disney Corporation( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents Christmas songs and carols sung by our favorite Disney characters and accompanied by animated holiday scenes
King( Visual )

6 editions published between 1978 and 2015 in English and held by 471 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
Babe by Dick King-Smith( Visual )

10 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Babe: The story of the Hoggett's farm, a barnyard brimming with indelible personalities. First among equals is the guileless and gifted pig, Babe, a sheep herder par excellence. Babe, pig in the city: On a mission to the big city to save his farm, Babe the pig gets separated from his Human, the Boss's Wife, and finds himself among unscrupulous thieves and homeless animals
Dear God by Paramount (Calif.)( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom Turner a is money-scamming con artist who goes from no-good to doing good. His transformation begins when a judge gives him a choice of work or prison. Tim chooses work, and is assigned to a post office's Dead Letter Office. There he begins a con of divine proportions - by responding to letters addressed to God. With a few "miracles", he's in the right place to pocket any offerings mailed back. But an unexpected miracle takes place when the city starts cheering on Tom and his loony "God Squad."
The mambo kings by Arnold B Glimcher( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musician brothers, Cesar and Nestor, leave Cuba for America in the 1950s, with the hopes of making it to the top of the Latin music scene. Cesar is the older brother who serves as the business manager and is a consumate ladies' man. Nestor is the brooding songwriter, who cannot forget the woman in Cuba who broke his heart. This is an unrated version of the film, with one restored scene
Batman, the animated series( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Millionaire Bruce Wayne's alter-ego Batman protects the streets of Gotham City from various villains and arch-enemies
Bertolt Brecht : practice pieces by Bertolt Brecht( Visual )

9 editions published between 1964 and 2007 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Brecht wrote these scenes to train actors in his own method for doing classical drama. These scenes were meant to be vigorously rehearsed, but then omitted when the play was presented. The idea was to oblige the actors to embody their characters' human weaknesses. Brecht felt this would undercut any tendancy on the part of the actor to adopt an "heroic: interpretation ... This video contains the scenes for "Romeo and Juliet" and Hamlet."
Alfred Hitchcock's Topaz by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American CIA agent learns of Cuban missiles and a NATO spy by the code name of TOPAZ from a defecting Russian
Caribbean by James A Michener( Recording )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Novel about the Caribbean islands depicting pirate attacks, bloody slave revolts, and the Cuban revolution through a blend of fiction and history
The autobiography of Malcolm X by Malcolm X( Recording )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adaptation of The autobiography of Malcolm X, one of the most dynamic and controversial black leaders in American history
Uptown Saturday night( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two men try to recover a winning lottery ticket from the underworld
Hamlet by William Shakespeare( Visual )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Youthful innocence and passionate love are lost to greed, deceit and murder in Shakespeare's immortal "Hamlet." Hamlet is visited one dark night in a dream by the spirit of his dead father, proclaiming his untimely death at the hand of his own brother, Claudius. Greed is the motive. The prize is the throne and his beloved wife, Gertrude
Gordon Parks : visions( Visual )

6 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life story of award-winning photographer, composer, director, filmmaker and author, Gordon Parks
 
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Unchained memories : readings from the slave narratives
Alternative Names
Brown, Roscoe 1925-2007

Brown, Roscoe Lee.

Brown, Roscoe Lee 1925-2007

Browne, Roscoe L. 1925-2007

Lee Brown, Roscoe 1925-2007

Lee Browne, Roscoe 1925-2007

Roscoe Lee Brown

Roscoe Lee Browne acteur américain

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راسکو لی براون بازیگر آمریکایی

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羅斯可·李·布朗

Languages
English (150)

French (5)

German (2)

Spanish (1)

Italian (1)

Covers
Unchained memories : readings from the slave narrativesLogan's runBabeDear GodThe mambo kingsAlfred Hitchcock's TopazCaribbeanThe autobiography of Malcolm X