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Blanchard, Terence

Overview
Works: 493 works in 1,480 publications in 7 languages and 43,885 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biographical films  History  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Action and adventure films  War films  Historical films  Comedy films  Documentary films 
Roles: Composer, Performer, Instrumentalist, Author, Conductor, Arranger, Interviewee, Producer, Musician, Commentator, Other, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Malcolm X by Spike Lee( Visual )

46 editions published between 1992 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 1,987 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Born Malcolm Little, his minister father was killed by the Ku Klux Klan. He became a gangster, and while in jail discovered the Nation of Islam writings of Elijah Muhammad. After getting out of jail, he preaches the teachings, but later on goes on a pilgrimage to the city of Mecca. There he converts to the original Islamic religion and becomes a Sunni Muslim. He changes his name to El-Hajj Malik Al-Shabazz and stops his anti-white teachings, having discovered the error of his mistakes. He is later assasinated and dies a Muslim martyr
When the Levees Broke : a Requiem in Four Acts by Spike Lee( Visual )

12 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,961 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world watched in horror as Hurricane Katrina hit New Orleans on August 29, 2005. Many were shocked, not only by the scale of the disaster, but the slow, inept and disorganized response of the emergency and recovery efforts. Structured into four acts, each dealing with a different aspect of the events that preceded and followed Katrina's catastrophic passage through New Orleans. Tells the heartbreaking personal stories of those who endured this harrowing ordeal and survived to tell the tale
4 Little Girls by Spike Lee( Visual )

13 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 1,900 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a bomb tears through the basement of a black Baptist church on a peaceful fall morning, it takes the lives of four young girls; Denise McNair, Carole Robertson, Cynthia Wesley and Addie Mae Collins. This racially motivated crime, taking place at a time when the civil rights movement is burning with a new flame, could have doused that flame forever. Instead it fuels a nation's outrage and brings Birmingham, Alabama to the forefront of America's concern
Red Tails( Visual )

10 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Italy, 1944. As the war takes its toll on Allied forces in Europe, a squadron of black pilots known as the Tuskegee Airmen are finally given the chance to prove themselves in the sky--even as they battle discrimination on the ground"--Container
Barbershop by Anthony Anderson( Visual )

13 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 1,513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Calvin never wanted to take over the family business, a barbershop on the south side of Chicago. One morning he decides to sell the shop to Lester. Calvin spends the day cutting heads at the shop, and starts to understand the importance of the legacy left to him. Calvin learns to appreciate his barber friends, and discovers that the place where they work is more than just a place to get a haircut. Calvin gradually changes his mind about selling the shop, but it may be too late. grocery store across the street
Inside man by Spike Lee( Visual )

35 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The perfect bank robbery quickly spirals into an unstable and deadly game of cat-and-mouse between a criminal mastermind, the hostages, a determined detective, and a power broker with a hidden agenda. As the minutes tick by and the situation becomes increasingly tense, one wrong move could mean disaster for any one of them
Black or white( Visual )

6 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and German and held by 1,388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When two grandparents, Elliott and Rowena, engage in a heated custody dispute over their beloved granddaughter, the ensuing legal battle forces them to confront their true feelings on race and forgiveness. Can people from two seemingly different worlds find common ground when nothing is as simple as black or white?
Their eyes were watching God by Zora Neale Hurston( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A drama set in the 1920s, where free-spirited Janie Crawford's search for happiness leads her through several different marriages, challenging the mores of her small town
Miracle at St. Anna( Visual )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2017 in English and held by 1,208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

August 1944. Follows four black soldiers of the all-black 92nd Infantry Division who get trapped near the small Tuscan village of Sant'Anna di Stazzema on the Gothic Line during the Italian Campaign of World War II. One of the men will risk his life to save an Italian boy who lives in the city where the Waffen-SS have massacred most of the citizens of the town in retaliation for Italian partisan activity. A sculpted head from the Ponte Santa Trinita in Florence is a focal point
Chi-raq by Spike Lee( Visual )

4 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 1,169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Chi-raq is a modern day adaptation of the ancient Greek play 'Lysistrata' by Aristophanes. After the murder of a child by a stray bullet, a group of women led by Lysistrata organize against the on-going violence in Chicago's South Side, creating a movement that challenges the nature of race, sex and violence in America and around the world"--Container
Cadillac Records by Darnell Martin( Visual )

14 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chess Records was located on the south side of Chicago. In 1947, it began recording blues music with Muddy Waters and Little Walter. This eventually gave birth to rock and roll in 1955 with Chuck Berry. Record producer Leonard Chess has an ear for this different type of music and believes he can cash in by signing up new talent such as songwriter Willie Dixon, Howlin' Wolf, and Etta James. Chess makes all of his artists part of his family and takes care of them. This is not easy since they spend a small fortune on booze, drugs, and the high life. When Chuck Berry goes to jail, Leonard is able to find another talented performer, Etta James, to take his place. In the late sixties, as their music goes out of favor, Leonard Chess gets out of the record business
Blackkklansman by John David Washington( Visual )

6 editions published in 2018 in English and German and held by 1,116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ron Stallworth, an African-American police officer from Colorado, successfully managed to infiltrate the local Ku Klux Klan and became the head of the local chapter
25th hour by Spike Lee( Visual )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2017 in English and held by 1,095 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monty Brogan is facing a seven year prison sentence for dealing drugs. On the night before he has to go to prison, he decides to go out with his friends one last time, and re-examines his life in the process
Malcolm X( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 999 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Screen version of the life of Malcolm X, who through his religious conversion to Islam, found the strength to rise up from a criminal past to become an influential civil rights leader
Eve's bayou by Kasi Lemmons( Visual )

14 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 928 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roz Batiste is a beautiful and dedicated mother of three, who is forced to admit that her family is falling apart due to her philandering husband Louis. Her younger daughter, Eve, witnesses one of her father's infidelities. Struggling to make sense of what she has seen, Eve turns to her older sister Cisely, who dismisses her in fear of the truth, and then to her Aunt Mozelle, a known psychic and rumored black widow. Unable to find the understanding she is looking for Eve decides to take matters into her own hands. For the Batiste family, the ties that bind may not be strong enough to keep them together, and what they learn will change their lives forever
Love & basketball by Omar Epps( Visual )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 924 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From the playground to the pro leagues, Monica and Quincy taught each other how to play the game. Now, their commitment to the sport will force them to make a choice between each other and the game ... between family and team ... between Love and Basketball"--Container
Bamboozled by Spike Lee( Visual )

12 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 835 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a searing parody of American television, this film takes a humorous look at how race, ratings and the pursuit of power lead to a network executive's stunning rise and tragic downfall
The comedian by Robert De Niro( Visual )

7 editions published between 2016 and 2018 in English and German and held by 830 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jackie (Robert De Niro) war ein erfolgreicher Comedian, der einen Sitcom-Hit hatte, doch seit dem Ende seiner TV-Serie läuft es für ihn nicht mehr rund. Nun ist er zurück in seiner alten Heimat, wo die Tochter seines Bruders (Danny DeVito) heiraten wird. Weil die tollen Jobangebote ausbleiben, kann ihm seine Agentin (Edie Falco) nur Stand-Up-Gigs mit anderen alten Recken vermitteln. Weil es bei einem der Gigs eine kleine Auseinandersetzung gibt, muss Jackie schließlich Sozialstunden in einem Obdachlosenheim ableisten. Dort trifft er auf Harmony (Leslie Mann) und verliebt sich. Gemeinsam mit ihr streift der Komiker mit der scharfen Zunge und einem Faible für Beleidigungen durch New York – zu Auftritten von Kollegen, einem Gig in einem Altersheim, der Hochzeit seiner Nichte oder auch dem Geburtstag von Harmonys kontrollsüchtigem Vater Mac (Harvey Keitel). Und überall zerbricht er mit seinen Worten reichlich Porzellan…
Talk to me by Kasi Lemmons( Visual )

9 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the life and career of charismatic Washington D.C.-area radio personality Ralph "Petey" Green, who was renowned for his "tell it like it is" approach to politics and race
Dark blue by Ron Shelton( Visual )

20 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two LAPD detectives investigate a high-profile quadruple-homicide in April 1992, a few weeks before the Los Angeles Riots
 
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Inside manMiracle at St. AnnaCadillac RecordsMalcolm XBamboozledContemporary Black biography, profiles from the international Black community
Alternative Names
Blachard, Terence 1962-

Blanchard, Terence.

Terence Blachard

Terence Blanchard

Terence Blanchard americký hudebník a skladatel

Terence Blanchard Amerikaans componist

Terence Blanchard amerikansk komponist

Terence Blanchard amerikansk kompositör

Terence Blanchard amerykański trębacz, kompozytor muzyki filmowej

Terence Blanchard musicien américain

Terence Blanchard musicista statunitense

Terence Blanchard US-amerikanischer Jazztrompeter und Komponist

Terrance Blanchard

Terrence Blanchard

Теренс Бланчард американский музыкант и композитор

Թերենս Բլանչարդ

טרנס בלנצ'רד מוזיקאי אמריקאי

ترنس بلنچرد آهنگساز آمریکایی

تيرانس بلانشارد

테런스 블랜처드 미국의 재즈 음악가

テレンス・ブランチャード

泰倫斯·布蘭查德

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