WorldCat Identities

Roodt, Darrell

Overview
Works: 93 works in 257 publications in 8 languages and 5,336 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  War films  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Musical films  Biographical films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Comedy films 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author of screenplay, Author, Scenarist, fmd, Performer
Classifications: PN1995.9.S87, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Darrell Roodt
Cry, the beloved country by Darrell Roodt( Visual )

40 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A black minister and white land owner are united by a tragedy, with the potential for further hatred or healing
Yesterday( Visual )

23 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 914 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After falling ill, Yesterday learns that she is HIV positive. With her husband in denial and a young daughter to tend to, Yesterday's one goal is to live long enough to see her child go to school. Set against the awesome, harsh landscapes of South Africa
Sarafina! by Darrell Roodt( Visual )

41 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 884 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a world where truth is forbidden, an inspiring teacher dares to instill in her black South African students lessons not found in schoolbooks. In doing so, she challenges their freedom and hers
Blood Diamond by Edward Zwick( Visual )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and Turkish and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Danny Archer is an ex-mercenary turned smuggler. Solomon Vandy is a local Mende fisherman. Amid the explosive civil war overtaking 1999 Sierra Leone, these men join together for two dangerous missions: recovering a rare pink diamond of immense value and rescuing the fisherman's son. The son was conscripted as a child soldier into the brutal rebel forces ripping a swath of torture and bloodshed across the alternately beautiful and ravaged countryside
Winnie Mandela( Visual )

8 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Moving from a remote tribal village to the sprawling metropolis of Johannesburg, South Africa, a proud young Winnie ... soon found love with a rising political star, Nelson Mandela... When Nelson was imprisoned for protesting the brutal Apartheid government, Winnie worked tirelessly to win his freedom and to carry on his message of peace and equality. Her struggle to keep the Mandela dream alive was rewarded by years of persecution and imprisonment, including 18 months of solitary confinement. Throughout, her resolve to fight for her freedom, her family and her country never wavered. Her leadership and unconquerable spirit caught the attention of the world and earned her the name 'the mother of the nation'"--Container
Prey( Visual )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A family on an African adventure becomes lost in the jungle and are stalked by savage lions who will not quit until they have dinner
Father hood( Visual )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lovable, small-time crook's latest scheme of hiting it big is only temporarily interrupted when his two kids suddenly appear to reclaim him as their dad
Dangerous ground( Visual )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After 14 years in exile, a South African freedom fighter returns home for his father's funeral and finds that a lot has changed: Apartheid is over, but now the drug wars are destoying his people and his brother is missing in action. During a desperate search through the back streets of Johannesburg, he joins forces with a beautiful stripper, and discovers his brother ran up a huge cocaine debt with a vicious drug lord. Now he must pay the debt or bury his brother too
Place of weeping : a place of anger where hope still grows( Visual )

8 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A South African woman's personal fight for freedom against the oppresssion of apartheid
Dracula 3000( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and German and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A salvage ship on a routine mission discovers a transporter vessel that had been reported missing 100 years earlier. When the salvage crew boards the vessel, they discover 50 long black coffins. In the blackness of space where the sun never rises, the ancient curse that this mysterious cargo carries begins to eliminate the crew one by one
Pavement( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A middle-aged woman has been found brutally murdered in her apartment. The killer took his time, showing this victim no mercy. Detective Buckley is on the case. She is unaware that the victim's brother is shadowing the police department. When similar victims are discovered, the cops soon realize that they are searching for a serial killer
Second skin( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the beautiful and mysterious Crystal appears on Sam Kane's doorstep, his seemingly quiet life is turned upside down. He finds himself feeling the stirrings of desire for the first time in years. But their happiness is short-lived, as Sam's dark past resurfaces and he discovers that Cyrstal has her own secret--that she is really a hit woman hired to kill him
Double feature : Down in the Delta ; Sarafina!( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Down in the delta : A troubled single mother from a tough Chicago neighborhood is sent to spend a summer at her family's home in rural Mississippi. Sarafina! : In a world where truth is forbidden, an inspiring teacher dares to instill in her students lessons not found in schoolbooks. In doing so, she challenges their freedom and hers
Life with Mikey ; Swing vote ; Father hood( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Father hood: Jack Charles is a small-time hood whose life is forever changed when he's reunited with the children he abandoned. Reluctant at first, Jack is unavoidably drawn back to the role of being a father and all its rewards. But when the authorities try to return the kids to the abusive foster care institution where they were held, Jack is forced to take them on the run in a harrowing cross-country chase
6 movies with soul( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Criminally clueless : 8 movie collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Taking care of business: A happy-go-lucky convict finds the daily planner book of a business executive and embarks on a trip to easy street
Witness to a kill( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A routine training operation is cut short when Captain Strong is called to infiltrate an international smuggling and poaching ring and rescue two captured civilians. A.k.a. Queen's Messenger II
Dangerous ground( Visual )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heat on the street : 6 movies( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The glass shield (1994, 110 min.): An ambitious rookie cop and his station's only female deputy realize that an innocent man has been jailed for a shocking murder
Assessment centres : unlocking potential for growth by Darrell Roodt( )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Darrell Roodt Film director

Darrell Roodt filmregisseur uit Zuid-Afrika

Darrell Roodt regista, sceneggiatore e produttore cinematografico sudafricano

Darrell Roodt südafrikanischer Filmregisseur

Roodt, Darrell.

Roodt, Darrell James.

Roodt, Darrell James 1962-

Roodt Darrell James 1963-....

Roodt, Daryll James 1962-

Даррелл Рудт

루트, 대럴 1962-

ダレル・ルート

達雷爾·魯德

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Blood Diamond