WorldCat Identities

David, Keith

Works: 275 works in 1,106 publications in 8 languages and 68,107 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Documentary television programs  Animated films  Science fiction films  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  History  Fantasy films  Biography 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Host, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Keith David
Coraline by Henry Selick( Visual )

23 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,813 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl walks through a secret door that she has found in her new home and discovers an alternate version of her life. On the surface, this parallel reality is eerily similar to her real life, but much better. When her adventure turns dangerous, and her counterfeit parents, including the Other Mother, try to keep her forever, Coraline must count on her resourcefulness, determination, and bravery to get back home - and save her family
The princess and the frog by Ron Clements( Visual )

8 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 2,501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New Orleans. Arrogant, carefree Prince Naveen and hardworking waitress Tiana cross paths. Prince Naveen is transformed into a frog by a conniving voodoo magician. Tiana follows suit when she decides to kiss the amphibian royalty. With the help of a trumpet-playing alligator, a Cajun firefly, and an old blind lady who lives in a boat in a tree, Naveen and Tiana must race to break the spell and fulfill their dreams
Mark Twain by Howard F Decker( Visual )

15 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 2,475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts Mark Twain's life told primarily through his own words. Includes interviews with Hal Holbrook, Arthur Miller, William Styron and many others
Armageddon by Michael Bay( Visual )

15 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and French and held by 2,185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The U.S. government calls upon an oil-well driller and his colorful crew to save the world by flying to an asteroid that's on a collision course for earth and setting off a nuclear bomb to divert it
Cloud atlas by Tom Tykwer( Visual )

23 editions published in 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,890 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An exploration of how the actions of individual lives impact one another in the past, present and future, as one soul is shaped from a killer into a hero, and an act of kindness ripples across centuries to inspire a revolution. The story is a time-shifting weave of six interlinking narratives, with diverse settings from the savagery of a Pacific Island in the 1850s to a dystopian Korea of the near future
Unforgivable Blackness : The Rise and Fall of Jack Johnson by Ken Burns( Visual )

14 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,841 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The in-depth and intimate story of one of the most important African Americans to live in the first half of the 20th century. Tells the story of Jack Johnson, who was the first African American boxer to win the most coveted title in all of sports - Heavyweight Campion of the World. Includes his struggles in and out of the ring and his desire to live his life as a free man
The Bible : the epic miniseries by John Huston( Visual )

12 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program is an adaptation of the Bible stories which changed our world. Each story endeavors to stay true to the spirit of the book
Princess Mononoke by Hayao Miyazaki( Visual )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a frightening creature attacks his remote village, young warrior Ashitaka is able to put the great beast out of its misery. It is a boar god corrupted by sinister magic, transformed into a monster by a wound from a mysterious iron ball. Ashitaka has received a wound as well, which bubbles with supernatural putrescence, so he must travel far to the east seeking a cure. In Iron Town, Lady Eboshi employs freed prostitutes, former serfs, and even outcast lepers to build a human empire that will civilize the wilderness with iron and guns. In the forest, the wild gods gather their strength to fight back, led by San, the Princess Mononoke. She is a beautiful but savage girl who has chosen to give up her humanity and side with the animals. Ashitaka finds himself embroiled in a battle between the two forces, both of whom see him as supporting the enemy
The chronicles of Riddick by David Twohy( Visual )

25 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a group of marooned passengers must face a pack of terrifying creatures whose only weakness is the light, they turn to a vicious convict with an appetite for destruction and eerie eyes that can guide them through the darkness
Walking the Bible with Bruce Feiler by Bruce S Feiler( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows author Bruce Feiler as he journeys by foot, jeep, rowboat, and camel through some of the greatest stories ever told, the five books of Moses. Begins in the holy city of Jerusalem and travels to a possible site of the garden of Eden on the banks of the Tigris and Euphrates in Turkey. Climbs Mt. Ararat in search of Noah's ark and explores the sulfurous land by the Dead Sea, with its salt pillars called "Lot's wife." Visits the ancient ruins of Egyptian cities where the Israelites were said to toil under an oppressive pharaoh and examines the harsh environment of the Sinai, where the Israelites wandered for forty years. Intersperses dramatic scripture readings to bring viewers closer to the biblical settings
Kingdom of David the saga of the Israelites( Visual )

22 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 1,263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of the Israelites and the creation of the world's first monotheistic religion
Jazz by Ken Burns( Visual )

27 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Episode 8. Between 1945 and 1955, jazz splinters into different camps: cool and hot, East and West, traditional and modern. One by one, the big bands leave the road, but Duke Ellington keeps his band together, while Louis Armstrong puts together a small group, the "All-Stars." Promoter Norman Granz insists on equal treatment for every member of his integrated troupes on his Jazz at the Philharmonic Tours. Meanwhile, bebop musicians Dizzy Gillespie and Charlie Parker are creating some of the most inventive jazz ever played but a devastating narcotics plague sweeps through the jazz community, ruining lives and changing the dynamics of performance. And a number of great performers, including Miles Davis, Dave Brubeck, Gerry Mulligan, Thelonious Monk, Paul Desmond, Bille Holiday, Ella Fitzgerald, and John Lewis, find new ways to bring new audiences to jazz
Barbershop by Tim Story( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 1,226 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
The thing by John Carpenter( Visual )

13 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A research team at a remote research station in Antarctica finds an alien being that has fallen from the sky and has remained buried in the snow for over 100,000 years. Unfrozen and unleashed, it creates havoc and terror as it changes forms and becomes one of them
Hollywood homicide by Ron Shelton( Visual )

7 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 1,094 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Veteran police detective Gavilan and his rookie partner Calden are no exception to the rule that in Hollywood, no one is really who they want to be. Between Gavilan's struggling real estate business and Calden's fledgling acting career and yoga instruction, they've got a major murder case to solve. With both Internal Affairs and their prime suspect on their tails, both have to infiltrate the dangerous world of the hip-hop recording industry
Death at a funeral by Frank Oz( Visual )

13 editions published in 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,093 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Aaron's father dies, he must organize the funeral and give the eulogy. Keeping things civil is a problem right from the start when the undertaker makes a horrifying mistake. Then his brother, Ryan wants to be in the spotlight and refuses to pay for anything. But this is nothing compared to information received from a mysterious guest at the funeral who tries to expose way too many family secrets. Remake of the 2007 English film, also written by Dean Craig
Inside Mecca by National Geographic Society (U.S.)( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and Turkish and held by 1,051 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What do a successful executive from suburban Malaysia, a religious radio commentator from rural South Africa and an Irish-born college professor from the United States have in common? They're all about to embark on the spiritual journey of a lifetime--the sacred Islamic pilgrimage to Mecca known as the hajj. One out of every five people on Earth--some 1.3 billion--practice Islam. Over 80 percent of these Muslims live outside the Middle East, but they share a single spiritual center, and each year two million Muslims visit the holy city during the hajj. During the five-day hajj, believers seek to become closer to God, ask pardon for their sins, and renew their spiritual commitment. The events of the hajj have long remained veiled from non-Muslims, who are forbidden even to enter the holy city of Mecca. But a team of Muslim filmmakers gained access to Islam's holiest place during the peak of the pilgrimage to document the event for National Geographic Television. This film reveals the many faces of modern Islam
The Crusades : crescent & the cross by Mark Lewis( Visual )

21 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 1,023 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the epic battle between two Middle Age superpowers: the Christian Crusaders and the Muslims. Fought over two centuries, the conflict decided the fate of the Holy Land of the Middle East. Only a tiny strip of land, just a few hundred miles long, it contained the ultimate prize: the city of Jerusalem. This documentary tells the story of the key personalities of the First, Second, and Third Crusades, the popes, kings, sultans, and knights who, in the name of God, ruthlessly fought for land and power. Experience the murder, treachery, and bloodshed of this legendary chapter of history through the eyes of key historical figures such as Richard the Lionheart, Saladin, King Louis VII, and Nur al-Din
There's something about Mary by Bobby Farrelly( Visual )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 997 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1985, teen-nerd Ted challenges a high-schooler who's bullying retarded Warren. His concern prompts Warren's sister, the dazzling and desirable Mary to choose Ted as her senior prom date, but the date never happens. Thirteen years later Ted hires Pat to locate Mary, and the private investigator finds her in Miami. Pat claims to be a Harvard-educated architect and Mary falls in love with him. Meanwhile, Ted learns the truth but continues to encounter offbeat obstacles as he travels to Miami in hopes of finding happiness with his true love
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Alternative Names
Keith David acteur américain

Keith David aktor amerykański

Keith David Amerikaans acteur

Keith David attore e doppiatore statunitense

Keith David US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Keith David yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

Кийт Дейвид

Кит Дэвид

Кіт Девід

Դևիդ Կիթ

كيث ديفيد

کیث دیوید بازیگر آمریکایی

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The chronicles of RiddickWalking the Bible with Bruce FeilerThe thing