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Olmos, Edward James

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Battlestar Galactica by Michael Rymer( Visual )

246 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 7,814 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After losing the war against the Cylon robots, the Battlestar Galactica crew quickly head toward the fabled 13th colony, Earth. Galactica Commander Adama and President Laura Roslin are facing the problems of waning supplies and crushed morale. Along the way they have to deal with the credible threat that Cylons may be aboard the ship
Blade Runner by Ridley Scott( Visual )

138 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 4,962 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rick Deckard prowls the steel-and microchip jungle of 21st-century Los Angeles. He is a "blade runner", stalking genetically made criminal replicants. His assignment: kill them. Their crime: wanting to be human
Stand and deliver by Edward James Olmos( Visual )

38 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 3,394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of Jaime Escalante, a math teacher at East Los Angeles' Garfield High School, who refuses to write off his inner-city students as losers. Escalante pushes and inspires 18 students who were struggling with math to become math whizzes
Selena by Gregory Nava( Visual )

31 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of the Grammy Award-winning South Texas singer whose life tragically ended just as she was taking Tejano music into mainstream America
The Green Hornet by Michel Gondry( Visual )

23 editions published in 2011 in English and German and held by 1,806 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Britt Reid is a rich playboy with a direction-less life. After his father dies, Britt inherits his vast media empire where he meets employee, Kato. The two realize that they have a chance to do something worthwhile with their lives by fighting crime, so Britt becomes the Green Hornet. With the help of Britt's secretary, the two begin hunting down Benjamin Chudnofsky, the man who controls LA's gritty underworld. But Chudnofsky has plans of his own: to swat down The Green Hornet once and for all
Kaze no tani no Naushika Nausicaä of the valley of the wind by Hayao Miyazaki( Visual )

23 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The epic coming-of-age tale of Nausicaa, a compassionate princess warrior striving to negotiate peace between kingdoms battling over the last of the planet's precious natural resources
Beverly Hills Chihuahua by Lev L Spiro( Visual )

9 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 1,658 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chloe is a pampered Beverly Hills chihuahua who, while on vacation in Mexico with her owner's niece, Rachel, gets lost. She must rely on her new friends to help her get back home before she is caught by a dognapper who wants to ransom her. In the meantime, Papi, a male chihuahua who is in love with Chloe goes in pursuit of her. Papi's owner is a handsome young gardener for Rachel's aunt Viv. He slowly develops a romantic interest in Rachel. Chloe befriends Delgado, a lonely German Shepherd, who travels with her and protects her from Diablo, the evil Doberman, who wants to return her and her diamond collar to the dognapper
My family Mi familia by Patricia A Scherer( Visual )

16 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 1,292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the three-generation saga of the Sanchez family as told by the eldest son. From the beginnings of his father's journey from Mexico to California in the 1920s, to his brother Chucho's tragic rebellion of the 1950s, to the stark realities of modern day, the struggle to live the American dream is sometimes darkened but never diminished for Paco Sanchez and his family
2 guns by 2gun( Visual )

4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When an attempt to take down a drug cartel blows up in their faces, two undercover operatives are forced to go on the run together, though neither knows that the other is a federal agent"--Container
500 nations by Jack Leustig( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 1,188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Indiqué sur la jaquette : Le choc des cultures : Le choc des cultures : En 1492 Christophe Colomb réduit les Taïnos des Caraïbes à l'esclavage, un Indien nommé Enrique conduit son peuple à la révolte... 50 ans après, Hernando de Soto soumettra les peuples de Floride par le feu et le sang. L'invasion de la côte : Le récit des premières rencontres, sur la côte Est de l'Amérique du Nord, entre colons anglais et peuples Inuit. Egalement dans cet épisode, l'authentique histoire de Pocahontas et de John Smith
Americanos : Latino life in the United States = La vida Latina en los Estados Unidos by Edward James Olmos( Book )

10 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 1,177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Americanos celebrates the diversity and energy of today's Latin-American community through a wealth of nationalities--Cuban, Panamanian, Puerto Rican, Mexican, Argentinean and others."--Cover
Miami vice by Michael Mann( Visual )

30 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 1,141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set against the seamy and steamy Miami underworld, suave vice cops Sonny Crockett and Rico Tubbs battle a never-ending gallery of criminals
Play ball!( Visual )

18 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 1,050 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn the basics: choosing the right equipment; proper grip, swing, body position; bunting; running bases; practice drills. Plus, get tips from 28 major league pros
Crucible of empire the Spanish-American War( Visual )

11 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,038 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the United States' war with Spain beginning in 1898 which eventually led to U.S. control of Cuba and the Philippines and later resulted in the independence of Cuba and the Philippines. Explains the United States' experiment in imperialism, which it later decided against
A class apart by Carlos Sandoval( Visual )

7 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,013 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the small town of Edna, Texas, in 1951, field hand Pete Hernández killed a tenant farmer after exchanging words in a cantina. From this murder emerged a landmark civil rights case that would change the lives and legal standing of tens of millions of Americans. Tells the story of an underdog band of Mexican American lawyers who took their case all the way to the Supreme Court, where they challenged Jim Crow-style discrimination against Mexican Americans. Lawyers forged a daring legal strategy, arguing that Mexican Americans were "a class apart" from a legal system that recognized only blacks and whites
Zoot suit by Luis Valdez( Visual )

14 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 971 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lawyers seek justice for a group of Mexican-Americans being sent to prison. Based on the Sleepy Lagoon murder case and the zoot suit riots of 1940s Los Angeles
In the Time of the Butterflies by Julia Alvarez( Visual )

16 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 911 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An idealistic young woman falls for a rebel leader and takes on a murderous dictator. Today, November 25 is observed in many Latin American countries as the International Day Against Violence Towards Women. This is based on the story of the Mirabal sisters, whose deaths became the final blow to the regime of Leonidas Trujillo, who was assassinated six months later
The road to El Dorado by Walt Disney( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and Portuguese and held by 802 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two Spanish adventurers find El Dorado, the Lost City of Gold, but find their new-found friendship with its inhabitants conflicts with their planned get-rich-quick schemes
American me by Edward James Olmos( Visual )

21 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in 6 languages and held by 744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspired by a true story, this is the story of a vicious Latino prison gang leader, doomed by his past to a life of harsh, unforgiving violence after his release from jail. He grows up in East Los Angeles, joins a street gang and is in prison while he is still of an age to be in high school. By the time he is back on the streets again, he is a skillful, educated criminal
Larry McMurtry's Dead man's walk by Larry McMurtry( Visual )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 740 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Experience the early adventures of Gus and Call - young, bold Texas Rangers whose tough exteriors are challenged by the vicious fighting amongst three warring cultures within their region. Follow their journey through barren deserts, snowy mountainous terrain and dangerous attacks that will begin to transform them into the heroes they will soon become."--Container
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Alternative Names
Edvard Džejms Olmos

Edward James Olmos acteur et cinéaste américain

Edward James Olmos Actor estadounidense

Edward James Olmos aktor amerykański

Edward James Olmos Amerikaans acteur

Edward James Olmos Amerikanischer Schauspieler und Regisseur

Edward James Olmos attore e regista statunitense

James Olmos, Edward.

Olmos, Ed. 1947-

Olmos, Eddie 1947-

Olmos, Edward 1947-

Olmos, Edward J. 1947-

Olmos, Edward James 1947-

Едвард Џејмс Олмос

Едуард Джеймс Олмос

Олмос, Эдвард Джеймс

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إدوارد جيمس أولموس

ادوارد جیمز آلموس بازیگر و کارگردان آمریکایی

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Blade RunnerSelenaBeverly Hills Chihuahua500 nationsAmericanos : Latino life in the United States = La vida Latina en los Estados UnidosPlay ball!Crucible of empire the Spanish-American WarZoot suit