WorldCat Identities

Chong, Rae Dawn

Overview
Works: 163 works in 586 publications in 6 languages and 10,720 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Historical films  Comedy films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Action and adventure films  Sports films  Short films  Juvenile works  Children's films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other, Singer, Contributor, Restager
Classifications: PS3573.A425, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Rae Dawn Chong
The color purple by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

63 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 4,401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An uneducated woman living in the rural American south who was raped by her father, deprived of the children she bore him and forced to marry a brutal man she calls "Mister" is transformed by the friendship of two remarkable women, acquiring self-worth and the strength to forgive
Jeff, who lives at home by Jason Segel( Visual )

14 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 990 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is story of one man's hilarious search for the meaning of life. As slacker Jeff stumbles toward enlightenment, he uncovers answers to his nagging family's problems. Jeff has no idea where he's going, but when he finally gets there, he might just find out what it's all about
Commando by Mark L Lester( Visual )

68 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 905 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Because his daughter is kidnapped, the retired leader of a special commando strike force must take on one more job, with the aid of a feisty stewardess
Quest for fire by Jean-Jacques Annaud( Visual )

34 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 637 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Colossal adventure odyssey that turns the hands of time back to the very beginning of man's existence. Against the perilous atmosphere of rugged terrain, rival tribes, and savage beasts, the vital quest ensued for the crucial flame and the knowledge to create it. The constant struggle is vividly re-created to make this a true visual extravaganza. This spectucular production also takes time to focus on human drama as the primitive people experience their first feelings of compassion and caring for others
American flyers( Visual )

17 editions published between 1985 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American Flyers takes you on the road for exciting world-class cycling competition as two brothers struggle to win a race and to regain the respect and affection they once shared
Shelley Duvall's Tall tales & legends( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A down-on-his luck baseball player follows his dreams to become the biggest star in the game. But even when striking out, the mighty Casey remains a hero for his legendary sportsmanship and good-natured play
Beat Street by Andy Davis( Visual )

21 editions published between 1984 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The story of Kenny, a young hip-hop artist living in the rough slums of the Bronx with his younger brother Lee and their mother Cora. Kenny dreams of making it big as a disk jockey and playing in the most swank of Manhattan nightclubs, The Roxy. Into their lives comes Tracy, a composer and assistant choreographer from New York College who inspires him to try to continue his dream while romance begins to grow between them despite coming from different neighborhoods and worlds. Meanwhile, Lee is part of a break-dancing gang set on dominating the scene of their street. The rest of their friends include Ramon, a graffiti artist determined to spread his painting to every subway car in the city while dealing with his girlfriend Carmen. Chollie is a fellow rapper who becomes Kenny's manager after he lands him a gig at a Bronx club as the DJ."--Matt Patay, www.imdb.com
Soul man( Visual )

18 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mark Watson goes to Harvard Law School on the Bouchard Fellowship--for an outstanding black student. Since Mark is white, he swallows a handful of experimental tanning pills. Instantly black, Mark finds himself seduced by an uppercrust white coed, jailed without reason, shunned by a beautiful black student, and the butt of obnoxious pranksters
Constellation by Alexander Calder( Visual )

4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A graceful and deeply moving film about the power of love and family. When the Boxer family gathers in Huntsville, Alabama, for the funeral of beloved Carmel Boxer, they are forced to come to terms with the tumultuous past
Choose me by Alan Rudolph( Visual )

3 editions published between 1985 and 2001 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An insecure talk-radio psychologist who specializes vicariously in sex therapy confronts life first-hand when she becomes involved in the affairs of two of her clients
Tales from the darkside : the movie by Edithe Swensen( Visual )

10 editions published between 1990 and 2017 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy who is captured by a cannibal tells here three horror stories to avoid becoming her victim
The principal by Christopher Cain( Visual )

13 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A new principal and his security chief clean up a more than normally out of control high school
Lonesome Dove : the series : Lonesome Dove : the outlaw years( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The outlaw years: Newt Call returns to Curtis Wells after the killing of his wife and must content with Clay Mosby
The visit( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Alex is sent to prison for a crime he swears he did not commit, his family - at the insistence of their strict father - abandon Alex to his fate in prison. His spirit crushed by a cramped prison cell, Alex subjects himself to a solitary existence. With the help of a young woman he thought he would never see again, Alex fights his way out of his self-imposed solitary existence
The outer limits( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Like the classic 1960's series of the same name, this modern adaptation is an imaginative exploration of humanity's greatest hopes and darkest fears
La guerre du feu by Jean-Jacques Annaud( Visual )

26 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In de prehistorie gaan drie krijgers op zoek naar het onontbeerlijke vuur dat hun stam tijdens een veldslag ontstolen is
Sex, drugs & Aids( Visual )

6 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A useful introductory video covering the pertinent facts on transmission and prevention of AIDS
8 movie action pack( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bounty hunters: A bounty hunter forms an uneasy partnership with a rival to capture a fugitive. But the pair soon discover that the crook is also wanted by the mob
Pegasus vs. Chimera( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The magical steed Pegasus goes head to head with the hellish Chimera
The Squeeze( Visual )

4 editions published between 1987 and 2019 in English and Undetermined and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michael Keaton and RaeDawn Chong star in "The Squeeze," a wild comedy thriller filled with colorful characters, a touch of romance and an adventure plot that races at an action-packed clip
 
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