WorldCat Identities

Peters, Brock

Overview
Works: 259 works in 576 publications in 2 languages and 18,778 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Legal films  Musical films  Fiction  History  Science fiction television programs  Interviews  Historical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Singer, Author, Interviewee, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Brock Peters
 
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To kill a mockingbird by Robert Mulligan( Visual )

77 editions published between 1962 and 2015 in English and French and held by 5,176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a small Alabama town in the thirties, a softly-spoken lawyer defends a black sharecropper against the charge of raping a white woman
Soylent green by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

15 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in English and held by 1,385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hideous truth about the secret ingredient of "Soylent Green."
The pawnbroker by Sidney Lumet( Visual )

19 editions published between 1965 and 2014 in English and held by 1,207 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
Oscar Hammerstein's Carmen Jones( Visual )

3 editions published between 1954 and 2001 in English and held by 990 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joe, a military policeman about to make officer, is infatuated with the flirtatious and sexy Carmen Jones. Their ill-fated romance comes to a grisly end by the conclusion of the drama but not before their liaison has wreaked havoc with their lives and all who cross their paths
The voyage of La Amistad a quest for freedom( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary tells the story of the revolt aboard the slave ship La Amistad, in which Africans abducted from Sierra Leone in violation of international law took over the ship on which they were held, only to end up in the American court system. They took their case all the way to the Supreme Court, with various abolitionists and former president John Quincy Adams leading the way. Based on court documents and transcripts, letters written by the Africans and their lawyers, newspaper articles, and testimony from present-day scholars
The locket by Karen Arthur( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michael Keddington, a poor young man whose relationship with the rich, beautiful Faye is causing consternation in her family, learns the value of standing up for love when he befriends Esther, a resident of the nursing home where he is employed
Lost in the stars( Visual )

12 editions published between 1974 and 2005 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stephen Kumalo, a black South African minister searches the unfamiliar back alleys and shanty towns of Johannesburg for his son, Absalom. But Kumalo's unwavering faith is put to the test when he finds Absalom in jail facing a capital murder charge. Courage, dignity and sacrifice fall prey to the whirlwind of racist hypocrisy and hollow justice in Absalom's trial. Absalom's reunion and reconciliation with this father, his jailhouse marriage to his pregnant sweetheart, and his heroic determination to tell the truth set the stage for a tragic climax
Faerie tale theatre( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This award-winning series brings to life 26 of the most magical classic fairy tales of all time
Major Dundee by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Union major late in the Civil War takes it upon himself to punish a band of Apaches who murdered a ranch family and fled into Mexico. Being short of troops he uses Confederate prisoners, ex-slaves and criminals to accomplish his goal
Star trek IV the voyage home by Leonard Nimoy( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kirk and his crew time travel back to 1986 San Francisco where they encounter the alien life of punk, pizza and exact-change buses while trying to capture two almost-extinct humpback whales to take back with them to the 23rd century
Star wars the radio drama by Brian Daley( Recording )

8 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in English and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Experience Star Wars again with radio adaptations of the original movie. Performed by a full cast, including Mark Hamill, Star Wars: The Original Radio Dramas will take listeners beyond the film and into the wilds of their imaginations
Batman, the animated series( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fight crime day and night alongside The Dark Knight as he encounters the Catwoman, duel with the Penguin, contests with The Riddler and battles wit with the Joker
Batman, the animated series( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Millionaire Bruce Wayne's alter-ego Batman protects the streets of Gotham City from various villains and arch-enemies
Black boy by Richard Wright( Recording )

13 editions published between 1969 and 1998 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An abridgement of the author's autobiography which tells of his mental and emotional struggle to educate himself and led him to leave the South behind while still a teenager to live in Chicago and fulfill himself by becoming a writer
Fall River legend by Morton Gould( )

4 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

10,000 black men named George( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of the formation of the first black-controlled union, the Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters. Based on the novel, 'A Long Hard Journey' by Frederick McKissack
The empire strikes back the radio drama by Brian Daley( Recording )

6 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the makers of Star Wars: The Radio Drama comes another breathtaking fable for the mind's eye. This extended version of The Empire Strikes Back sweeps you once more into a dazzling realm of imagination that is beyond the reach of cinema for an adventure you'll never forget
Star trek, Deep Space Nine( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orbiting the liberated planet of Bajor, a Federation space station guards the opening of a stable wormhole to the far side of the Galaxy
Star trek, Deep Space Nine( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orbiting the liberated planet of Bajor, a Federation space station guards the opening of a stable wormhole to the far side of the Galaxy
Shelley Duvall's Faerie tale theatre( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Evil magicians, cursed princes, fierce ogres, wicked queens and more fill this 4-episode collection from the award-winning series. Some of the most treasured tales of magic and enchantment are brought to life with glorious productions and magnificent costumes that will leave you spellbound ... happily ever after."--Container
 
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To kill a mockingbird
Alternative Names
Brock Peters acteur de cinma et chanteur

Brock Peters Amerikaans filmacteur

Brock Peters US-amerikanischer Schauspieler und Snger (* 1927; † 2005)

Fisher, Brock

Fisher, George

Fisher, George 1927-2005

Peters, Broc

Peters, Broc 1927-2005

Брок Питерс

براک پیترس بازیگر آمریکایی

ブロック・ピーターズ

布罗克彼得斯

Languages
English (186)

French (1)

Covers
Faerie tale theatreStar wars the radio dramaBlack boyThe empire strikes back the radio drama