WorldCat Identities

Lockhart, Calvin 1934-2007

Overview
Works: 35 works in 62 publications in 3 languages and 1,814 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Detective and mystery stories  History  Motion picture plays 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Calvin Lockhart
Wild at heart by David Lynch( Visual )
4 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in English and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lula and Sailor are two young lovers who are on the run from her nasty mother and her hired assassins. Filled with David Lynch's trademark offbeat characters
Cotton comes to Harlem by Ossie David( Visual )
7 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
St. Jacques is Coffin Ed Johnson and Cambridge is Gravedigger Jones, black cops who suspect preacher Lockhart's back-to-Africa campaign is a swindle. Neatly combines action and comedy
Uptown Saturday night ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Working man Steve Jackson thinks he's hit the jackpot. He and his pal Wardell Franklin are living it up at Madame Zenobia's, the poshest afterhours club in town. They're having a great time--until masked bandits relieve all Madame's guests of their valuables. Safely home, Steve picks up the newspaper and reads that he really has hit the jackpot. His lottery ticket is worth $50,000. But the ticket is in his wallet. And his wallet is with the thieves."--Container
Let's do it again ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1983 and 2004 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Working class brothers swindle big time gamblers to save their fraternal lodge in the second pairing of Poitier and Cosby (Uptown Saturday Night)
Predator 2 by Stephen Hopkins( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Predator is a savage alien, invisible and armed with advanced weapons. On this, his second visit to Earth, he lands in Los Angeles and begins a series of ghastly murders. It's up to a determined police lieutenant to learn what is going on, even when he is warned off by a mysterious government agent
Cotton comes to Harlem Hell up in Harlem ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains two feature films including "Cotton Comes to Harlem," about a couple of detectives who investigate a minister's charity campaign; and "Hell Up in Harlem," about a man who is hunted by the mob after he discovers a ledger with the names of every crooked police officer and public official on the mob's payroll
The beast must die ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1986 and 2007 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wealthy sportsman Tom Newcliffe has bagged every sort of big game trophy ... all except one ... a werewolf! Newcliffe has summoned six guests to his isolated country estate for the weekend. Once they have arrived, he announces that one of them is a werewolf and that they are all part of a deadly game he has devised. The game will end when the moon is full and the cursed soul is hunted down and killed. Each guest has led a suspicious life, eash leaving a trail of dead bodies, but which one is a ravenous beast!?
A piece of the action ; Uptown Saturday night ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In "A piece of the action," Manny and Dave are two Chicago crooks skilled at rippiing off rip-off-artists who exploit the poor. They don't intend to give to the poor until a sly detective anonymously pulls a con of his own: they must donate time to the Community Center ... or do time in the federal pen. In "Uptown Saturday Night," two men who pose as diamond dealers in order to get into an exclusive Black nightclub are robbed when the club is held up. One of them loses his wallet and a prize-winning lottery ticket. Their attempts to get the ticket back lead to many escapes
Dark of the sun by Jack Cardiff( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the Congo near the time of its indepedence from Belgium, a group of adventurers attempt to take a train 300 miles through dangerous Simba rebel territory to rescue refugees and retrieve fifty million dollars in uncut diamonds
4 film favorites ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Uptown Saturday night: Friends Steve and Wardell visit an illegal gambling club, where they are held up and Steve's wallet is stolen. They learn that the wallet contains a winning lottery ticket, and they go on a desperate search to find it
Leo the last ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in Italian and English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Leo, the last in a line of princes, moves to a London town house which is on the edge of a ghetto. He becomes curious about his poor neighbors and begins to watch them and witnesses their struggles
Halls of anger ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An ex-basketball player becomes the vice principal at an inner city school and lands in the middle of racial tensions
Leo el último = Leo the last ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1969 and 2010 in Spanish and English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Leo, joven enfermizo y con problemas de percepción de la realidad, es el último varón de una dinastía de la realeza europea. Tras la muerte de su padre regresa a su antigua casa, ubicada en un barrio en donde la pobreza de sus habitantes apenas si les permite pagar el alquiler de los pisos propiedad de la familia de Leo. El hecho de tener que desempeñar el papel de su difunto padre y tener que soportar a Margaret , su prometida, que sólo anhela su posición social, hace que Leo se refugie en su pequeño catalejo para descubrir qué se esconde detrás de cada uno de esos vecinos anónimos y de su miseria, y decide entonces convertirse en su benefactor
A piece of the action by Sidney Poitier( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In "A piece of the action," Manny and Dave are two Chicago crooks skilled at rippiing off rip-off-artists who exploit the poor. They don't intend to give to the poor until a sly detective anonymously pulls a con of his own: they must donate time to the Community Center ... or do time in the federal pen. In "Uptown Saturday Night," two men who pose as diamond dealers in order to get into an exclusive Black nightclub are robbed when the club is held up. One of them loses his wallet and a prize-winning lottery ticket. Their attempts to get the ticket back lead to many escapes
Melinda ( Visual )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Melinda is killed in his apartment, a disc jockey cum playboy becomes the target of both gangsters and the law
Cotton comes to Harlem by Chester B Himes( Book )
1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Black flim-flam man Deke O'Hara is no sooner out of Atlanta's state penitentiary than he's back on the streets working the scam of a lifetime. As sponsor of the Back-to-Africa movement he's counting on the big Harlem rally to produce a big collection for his own private charity."--Back cover
Baron ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
A black filmmaker borrows money from the mafia, and complications follow
Muerte al Primer Ministro ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1983 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Con el Oriente Medio como telón de fondo, un impertubable aventurero, se une a una brillante y hermosa intérprete, en una serie de aventuras
Melinda! : [screenplay] by Lonne Elder( )
1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Leo der Letzte ( Book )
1 edition published in 1969 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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Languages
English (45)
Spanish (4)
Italian (1)
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