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Browne, Roscoe Lee

Overview
Works: 196 works in 367 publications in 4 languages and 15,317 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Biography  History  Fiction  Interviews  Science fiction films  Animated films  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Interviewee, Speaker, Interviewer, Commentator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Roscoe Lee Browne
Treasure planet by Ron Clements ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,859 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An animated future romp based on the classic "Treasure Island" by Robert Louis Stevenson
The cowboys by Mark Rydell ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1971 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A tough rancher, deserted by his regular help, hires 11 schoolboys for a 400 mile cattle drive
Unchained memories readings from the slave narratives by Whoopi Goldberg ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 1,327 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 ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 1,015 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the streets of New York City, Oliver, an orphaned kitten, is befriended by Dodger, a carefree mutt, and his band of streetwise dogs. Together they try to avoid the evil Sykes
Logan's run by Michael Anderson ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1976 and 2009 in English and held by 859 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the year 2274, everyone lives a wonderful life until they're 30 years old-- then they're executed
Black like me ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1964 and 2012 in English and held by 830 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 ( )
9 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 695 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 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents Christmas songs and carols sung by our favorite Disney characters and accompanied by animated holiday scenes
Dear God ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 426 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."
King ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 383 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
Hamlet ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 374 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
The autobiography of Malcolm X by Malcolm X ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An adaptation of The autobiography of Malcolm X, one of the most dynamic and controversial black leaders in American history
Caribbean by James A Michener ( Recording )
2 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 325 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
Uptown Saturday night ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two men try to recover a winning lottery ticket from the underworld
Bertolt Brecht practice pieces by Bertolt Brecht ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1964 and 2007 in English and held by 228 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
Topaz by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 221 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
July '64 ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
July 24, 2004 marked the 40th anniversary of the Rochester riots, a three-day conflict that altered the course of history in Rochester, New York. WXXI presents July '64, an hour-long documentary that offers an historical retrospect rich in context
Count Basie swingin' the blues by Count Basie ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A distinguished group of Basie alumni-- including early band members Sweets Edison, Earle Warren and Claude Williams and later stars like Buddy Tate, Illinois Jacquet and Joe Williams-- have come together to lend their insight to this film, in probing on-camera interviews and an unprecedented round-table reminiscence. Basie himself appears in revealing interview clips from various stages of his life. And, most importantly, there is the music: vintage performance footage beginning in the late 1930s, and master recordings of the greatest Basie sessions
Smiley face ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Slacker actress, Jane F, is having a bad day that is getting more outrageous by the minute. Jane's misadventures begin when she treats herself to a batch of cupcakes left by her psycho roommate that prove not as innocent as they appear. She then bums a ride from her roommate's friend (who is totally infatuated with her) and attempts to cross town so she can repay an unforgiving drug dealer, attend an audition, and somehow replace the precious cupcakes. Enjoy the wild journey as Jane's efforts to get through her day prove an arduous task of epic proportions
Galapagos beyond Darwin ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Climb into a state-of-the-art submersible and plunge 3,000 feet beneath the surface as history's first deep-diving expedition to the Galapagos probes depths where no camera has gone before. Beneath the waves, an extraordinary variety of creatures continues to evolve. Share the discovery of over two dozen new species and capture creatures never before seen or even named
 
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Alternative Names
Brown, Roscoe 1925-2007
Brown, Roscoe Lee.
Browne, Roscoe L. 1925-2007
Lee Brown, Roscoe 1925-2007
Lee Browne Roscoe 1925-2007
Languages
English (116)
German (2)
French (1)
Spanish (1)
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