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Browne, Roscoe Lee

Overview
Works: 222 works in 448 publications in 5 languages and 17,336 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Children's films  Animated films  Comedy films  Biography  Filmed plays  History  Documentary films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, vac, Performer, Interviewee, Author, Speaker, Commentator, Interviewer
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 1,922 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 1,620 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

When the Civil War ended in 1865, more than 4 million slaves were set free. By the late 1930's, 100,000 former slaves were still alive. In the midst of the Great Depression, journalists and writers traveled the country to record the memories of the last generation of African-Americans born into bondage. Over 2,000 interviews were transcribed as spoken, in the vernacular of the time, to form a unique historical record
Oliver & company by Walt Disney( Visual )

5 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and held by 1,216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspired by Charles Dickens' novel Oliver Twist, Oliver & Company is a fun-filled, action-packed musical adventure voiced and sung by one of the most talented casts in Disney history! The film blends lovable characters, cool songs, and action-packed adventure into a contemporary classic. Disney's tale begins in the concrete canyons of New York City, where Oliver, an orphaned kitten, is befriended by Dodger, a carefree mutt with a certain street savoir faire. The mischievous little cat is welcomed by Dodger's pack of pickpocket pooches, including dim-witted Einstein, ravishing Rita, and live-wire Tito. This ragtag family of misfits runs into trouble when the evil mastermind Sykes--aided by his two daunting Dobermans--schemes to kidnap the lonely little rich girl who just adopted Oliver! It's up to the brave kitten and his newfound friends to race to the rescue in an electrifying chase through the city's subway system. Boasting five outstanding original songs and the musical talents of Billy Joel, Bette Midler, and Huey Lewis--Oliver & Company is a modern masterpiece--
Logan's run by Michael Anderson( Visual )

14 editions published between 1976 and 2017 in English and held by 993 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 )

18 editions published between 1964 and 2012 in English and held by 850 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of a white writer in the early 1960's who chemically changes the color of his skin in order to experience life as a black man in the South
M.C. Higgins, the great by Virginia Hamilton( )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 661 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 491 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 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tracing the story of the civil rights leader Rev. Martin Luther King Jr's rise from his early years as a Baptist minister in Memphis to his assassination in 1968, is riveting storytelling of the highest order, combining first-rate performances with spiritual, political and social themes that remain as relevant today as they were in the era portrayed
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( Visual )

3 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 373 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 360 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 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recording of a performance, in English translation, of two of Bertolt Brecht's largely unknown and seldom performed "Ubungstucke fur Schauspieler"--Practice pieces for actors". Also contains the scenes for "Romeo and Juliet" and "Hamlet." Lotte Lenya and translator Michael Lebeck briefly discuss the theater of Brecht
Alfred Hitchcock's Topaz by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American CIA agent hires a French operative to travel to Cuba and investigate rumors of Russian missiles and Topaz, a NATO spy. The inquiry soon spins into a life-threatening escapade of espionage, betrayal and murder
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 270 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 254 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 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life story of award-winning photographer, composser, 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

Roscoe Lee Browne Amerikaans acteur

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Roscoe Lee Browne amerikansk skodespelar

Roscoe Lee Browne amerikansk skuespiller

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Languages
English (147)

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