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Jones, Quincy 1933-

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Most widely held works by Quincy Jones
Roots by John Erman( Visual )

29 editions published between 1977 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 3,344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adaptation of Alex Haley's "Roots", in which Haley traces his African American family's history from the mid-18th century to the Reconstruction era
The color purple by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

69 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 3,192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The heart-wrenching story of a young black girl in the early 20th century who's forced into a brutal marriage and separated from her sister
Truman Capote's In cold blood by Scott Wilson( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in English and held by 1,664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hard hitting docu-drama about two ex-cons who ruthlessly murder a Kansas family in 1959 in order to steal their non-existent stash of money
In the heat of the night by Norman Jewison( Visual )

50 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Virgil Tibbs is a renowned homicide detective from Philadelphia returning to Mississippi in the sweltering summer to visit his mother, when a rich factory owner is found dead. The industrialist was white, Tibbs is black and in the Deep South at the time, that is enough reason for the local cops to arrest him on suspicion murder. After his identity and credentials are established, the Chief of Police lets Tibbs go and attempts to enlist his help in solving the case. An uneasy and complicated relationship develops between the southern Sheriff and the city slicker. Sidney Poitier stars as the superior sleuth who rediscovers the small town racism he escaped through his education. Rod Steiger is the local sheriff who is forced to examine his own prejudices and repent them
The history of rock 'n' roll( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1,115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This ten episode documentary covers rock 'n' roll history from its humble beginnings in the '50s to Lollapalooza in the '90s. A kaleidoscope of musical memories, it features interviews with stars from Little Richard to Bono, as they recall the sound and songs that changed their lives. There are vintage clips examining: early stars during rock's first golden age, the turmoil of the British Invasion, the incandescent birth of soul, the death of the folk troubadour as Dylan went electric, the rise and fall of the counterculture, guitar heroes forever, the split personality of the 70s, the rise of punk, and the reinvention of rock to encompass MTV and festival mania in the 90s. Includes classic footage, concert performances, complete songs, and stars galore
The Pawnbroker by Sidney Lumet( Visual )

10 editions published between 1964 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 948 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A long time ago, Sol Nazerman was a professor. He had a wife, children. Then the Germans came. Sol survived the concentration camp, his family did not. Now, as the pawnbroker in a shop owned by a racketeer, he grows increasingly bitter and callous, withdrawing still further from the world around him. His eager assistant Jesus looks to him as both a teacher and a father figure, but Sol eschews involvement or compassion. This detachment leads to a tragedy, which awakens Sol's humanity, wherein he can finally acknowledge his burden of grief and guilt
Fantasia ; Fantasia 2000( Visual )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 870 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fantasia: Features a blend of animation set to classical music, and live action scenes of the orchestra. Pieces include: Toccata and Fugue in D Minor by Johann Sebastian Bach, The Nutcracker Suite by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, The Sorcerer's Apprentice by Paul Dukas, The Rite of Spring by Igor Stravinsky, The Pastoral Symphony by Ludwig van Beethoven, Dance of the Hours by Amilcare Ponchielli, Night on Bald Mountain by Modeste Moussorgsky, and Ave Maria by Franz Schubert
The Italian job by Peter Collinson( Visual )

24 editions published between 1969 and 2014 in English and Multiple languages and held by 820 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fresh from prison, Charlie begins to work on a heist that will either set him up for life - or send him up forever. Charlie and his unruly lot of thieves take on the mob, the police and the gridlocked traffic of Turin to rob a heavily armed shipment of gold bullion
Off the wall by Michael Jackson( Recording )

13 editions published between 1983 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 688 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the shoulders of giants. [an audio & musical journey through the Harlem Renaissance] by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar( )

7 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 639 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar examines some of the leading political and cultural figures of the Harlem Renaissance--including Marcus Garvey, W.E.B. Du Bois, Quincy Jones, Herbie Hancock, Langston Hughes, and many more
The two nations of black America( Visual )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There is a growing economic divide in black America. Today, America's black middle class is the largest in its history, yet roughly one-third of black America continues to live in poverty. This film measures the economic and social success of the civil rights movement and the gap between middle class and poor African-Americans through interviews with noted Afro-Americans and historical film footage
Get rich or die tryin' by 50 Cent( Visual )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and French and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rap superhero is encased in muscular flesh like armor, his face is an impassive mask, he reaches out to destroy his enemies with his unique talent. Marcus is a gangster who breaks from his youthful life of crime to triumph as a rapper. Marcus's girlfriend helps him pull free the wires holding his jaw shut when he's recovered from being shot in the face. He even has a moment when a razor blade is thrown into his cell and is encouraged to kill himself. Instead, the self-reliant gangster uses it to carve his rhymes into the walls
A great day in Harlem( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A great day in Harlem tells the story of Art Kane's famous 1958 group photograph of the jazz greats of the period. Includes home movie footage of that day of the musicians arriving and greeting each other the morning of the shoot. Also includes conversations with musicians and archival performance footage
On the shoulders of giants. an audio & musical journey through the Harlem Renaissance by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar( )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Listen as jazz critic Stanley Crouch describes the Roaring Twenties and Kareeem discusses how jazz influenced his life
Back on the block by Quincy Jones( Recording )

38 editions published between 1989 and 1995 in 5 languages and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quincy Jones made his debut on his own label with his most extravagant, most star-studded, most brilliantly sequenced pop album to date. This album continues to impress and influence people to this date
Out-of-towners by Arthur Hiller( Visual )

6 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in English and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Ohio couple experience the trip from hell while in New York, when everything that could go wrong does
Keep on keepin' on by Alan Hicks( Visual )

5 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depicts the remarkable story of 93-year-old jazz legend Clark Terry. A living monument to the Golden Era of Jazz, having played in both the Duke Ellington and Count Basie bands. He broke racial barriers on American television and mentored the likes of Miles Davis and Quincy Jones, but his most unlikely friendship is with Justin Kauflin, a 23-year old blind piano prodigy. Justin, fighting a debilitating case of stage fright, is invited to compete in a prestigious competition
They call me Mister Tibbs!( Visual )

7 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in English and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A San Francisco prostitute is found murdered, and an anonymous phone call implicates Lt. Tibbs' friend and popular political activist, the Rev. Logan Sharpe
Thriller by Michael Jackson( Recording )

15 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The album is a true ambassador of what pop music can be. Jackson whoops and dances through a suite of unforgettable melodies that should be danced to with a smile on your face. This album was originally released in 1982
Listen up : the lives of Quincy Jones by Ellen Weissbrod( Visual )

9 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quincy Jones revisits places where he grew up and talks about his life and work. Scenes from home movies, commercial film footage, and performances by various artists abound in this music biography
 
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Jones, Delight Quincy jun. 1933-

Jones Jr. , Quincy Delight

Jones, Quincy D.

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Jones, Quincy Delight, Jr.

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Quincey Jones

Quincy Jones acteur américain

Quincy Jones actor estadounidense

Quincy Jones Amerikaans dirigent

Quincy Jones amerikanischer Musikproduzent, Komponist, Jazztrompeter, Arrangeur und Bandleader

Quincy Jones amerykański muzyk i aranżer jazzowy

Quincy Jones arrangiatore, direttore d'orchestra e produttore discografico statunitense

Quincy Jones Músico, produtor musical, director, compositor e produtor de televisión estadounidense

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ควินซี โจนส์

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クインシー・ジョーンズ

ジョーンズ, クインシー

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Truman Capote's In cold bloodThe two nations of black AmericaListen up : the lives of Quincy JonesThe complete Quincy Jones : my journey, my passions : photos and mementos from Q's personal collectionQuincy Jones : musician, composer, producerQ on producingQ : the autobiography of Quincy Jones