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Fri Mar 21 17:13:01 2014 UTClccn-n920271930.06The Muppets Wizard of Oz0.140.33Contemporary Black biography. profiles from the international Black community /60735461Queen_Latifahn 920271933128204Dana OwensLatifah, QueenLatifah, Queen, 1970-Owens, Dana Elaine.Owens, Dana Elaine, 1970-Owens, Dana Elaine 1970- Wirklicher NameQueen LatifaQueen Latifah.Queen Latifah, 1970-lccn-no96013286Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inclccn-no2009020278Powell, John1963-cmplccn-n92045851Leary, Denisactlccn-n93015553Leguizamo, Johnactlccn-n98084023Romano, Rayactlccn-no2003049130Forte, Loriproauslccn-no2006108396Palmer, Kekeprfvocactlccn-no2006014306Donkin, John C.prolccn-n85151503Columbia Picturesprolccn-nr95024759Miramax Home Entertainment (Firm)Queen Latifah1970-DramaJuvenile worksFilm adaptationsBiographyFictionComedy filmsLegal dramaFilm and video adaptationsAnimated filmsAnimal filmsUnited StatesWoolly mammothGlacial epochMan-woman relationshipsFriendshipSaber-toothed tigersIllinois--ChicagoQueen Latifah,Rap musiciansRace relationsCriminalsFemale offendersWatkins, MaurineDanceSlothsSquirrelsBeekeepersAbused teenagersTelevision actors and actressesAfrican American sistersSouthern StatesKidd, Sue MonkAfrican American womenAnimalsMass media and race relationsMotion picture actors and actressesDinosaurs--EggsAnimals, FossilWomen novelistsAuditory hallucinationsWomen murderersSuburban lifeUnited States.--Internal Revenue ServiceWriter's blockDeathShowgirlsPiratesContinental driftLawyersValentine's DayCalifornia--Los AngelesTeenage girlsSerial murderersTerminally illVacationsMaryland--BaltimoreChoirs (Music)GeorgiaConflict of generationsNevada--Las Vegas197019891990199119921993199419951996199719981999200020012002200320042005200620072008200920102011201220132014596634731112791.4372PN1997.2ocn300105781ocn076945901ocn052089326ocn435619047ocn815838974ocn070288200ocn133653485ocn436098866ocn042514565ocn256500164ocn743336612ocn140668309ocn166147483ocn056589456ocn764412660ocn425958355ocn135431197ocn026396691ocn051972566ocn036297592ocn033859184ocn055126958ocn319954931ocn040628452ocn021060133ocn026563721ocn865094677ocn464691861ocn781173018ocn781029545ocn661437828ocn658487224ocn764820948ocn766765828ocn767315857ocn658487146ocn761865117ocn658491024ocn765512443ocn661481978ocn036514958ocn795455868424156ocn052089326visu20020.20Kander, JohnChicagoFictionDramaFilm and video adaptationsFilm adaptationsLegal dramaAt a time when crimes of passion result in celebrity headlines, nightclub sensation Velma Kelley and spotlight-seeking Roxie Hart find themselves sharing space on Chicago's famed Murderess Row. They also share Billy Flynn, the town's slickest lawyer with a talent for turning notorious defendants into local legends. But in Chicago, there's only room for one legend!+-+1739233325324238228ocn300105781visu20080.08Prince-Bythewood, GinaThe secret life of beesFictionDramaFilm adaptationsLily Owens is a young girl who lives on the peach farm that her abusive father owns. Rosaleen is a black woman hired by Lily's father to be a stand-in mother for Lily. When Rosaleen and Lily walk into town they are approached by some white men. Rosaleen insults these racists by standing up for her rights. The angry men give her a beating and she ends up in the hospital. Lily's father rescues Lily but not Rosaleen so Lily talks Rosaleen into running away. They end up in a town that Lily believes her mother once lived in. They go to live with the three Boatwright sisters on their honey farm, and there Lily finds solace in the mesmerizing world of beekeeping22924ocn070288200visu20060.12Wedge, ChrisIce ageJuvenile worksCaricatures and cartoonsFictionDramaComedy filmsAnimated filmsAnimal filmsWhile Scrat the Saber-toothed Squirrel is still trying to find his precious acorn, the misfit trio of Manny the Mammoth, Sid the Sloth and Diego the Sabre-tooth Tiger have settled down in an isolated valley with numerous other animals. However, the trio soon discover that the ice wall surrounding the valley is barely holding back a massive body of water behind it and the melting state threatens to break the wall and flood the valley. With their one chance of survival being a boat at the other end of the valley, the trio make a desperate exodus there. Along the way, they meet Ellie, a female mammoth who is convinced that she is an opossum like her brothers. While the strange group continues their trek across the valley, they must learn to get along. Manny struggles to find some connection to Ellie, who may be the only other one of his kind209713ocn173022869visu20070.19Waters, JohnHairsprayFictionParodies, imitations, etcDramaA teenage girl simultaneously pursues stardom as a dancer on a local TV show and rallies against racial segregation in her native Baltimore+-+6854015325197120ocn435619047visu20090.14Ice ageJuvenile worksDramaScrat is still trying to nab the ever-elusive nut and in the process may find his true love; Manny and Ellie await the birth of their mini-mammoth; Diego, the saber-toothed tiger, wonders if he's growing too 'soft' hanging with his pals; and Sid the sloth gets into trouble when he creates his own makeshift family by hijacking some dinosaur eggs. On a mission to rescue the hapless Sid, the gang ventures into a mysterious underground world where they have some very close encounters with dinosaurs, battle flora and fauna, and where they meet a relentless, one-eyed, dino-hunting weasel named Buck191215ocn076945901visu20060.19Stranger than fictionDramaHarold Crick - IRS auditor, milquetoast, and poster child for obsessive-compulsive disorder - wakes one morning to hear a woman's voice in his bathroom, narrating his life as he is living it, subsequently announcing his imminent death. This is a big problem, since Harold has a burning crush on Ana, his latest audit case. Searching for the source of the voice, he turns to literary theory-spewing professor Jules Hilburt, who eventually discovers that talented but troubled novelist Karen Eiffel is writing Harold--he is the central character of her new novel, "Death and Taxes." The question is: will Harold's story end as a comedy, or a tragedy?+-+1125739796183718ocn052220433visu20030.15Queen LatifahBringing down the houseFictionDramaA divorced L.A. lawyer, Peter, thinks he has met the girl of his dreams online, until she shows up at his door and is a sassy, African American ex-con. She moves in and really begins to shake up his boring suburban lifestyle157824ocn781787966visu20120.15Joyful noiseFictionDramaThe small town of Pacashau, Georgia, has fallen on hard times, but the people are counting on the Divinity Church Choir to lift their spirits by winning the National Joyful Noise Competition. The discord between its two leading ladies threatens to tear them apart. Their newly appointed director, Vi Rose Hill, stubbornly wants to stick with their tried-and-true traditional style, G.G. Sparrow thinks tried-and-true translates to tired-and-old155430ocn043648043visu19990.17Noyce, PhillipThe bone collectorFictionDramaFilm adaptationsA bed-ridden homicide cop teams with a young rookie to catch a deranged serial killer+-+147697832532415238ocn589355895visu20100.15Marshall, GarryValentine's DayFictionDramaFollows the intertwining storylines of a diverse group of Los Angelenos as they navigate their way through romance and heartbreak over the course of one Valentine's Day. Couples and singles experience the pinnacles and pitfalls of finding, keeping or ending relationships in a day in the life of love148616ocn064130685visu20050.15Last holidayFictionDramaComedy filmsGeorgia Byrd is a department store employee who leads a life of frustrated desires. She particularly likes the bashful salesman from the outdoor furnishings department. But when she learns she only has a few weeks left to live, Georgia gathers her money, quits her job, and flies to the swank European resort she's always dreamed of visiting. Naturally, her new carelessness with money and fearless candor lead everyone around her, including a senator and her former boss, to think she's a real mover and shaker+-+K39772069614157ocn815838974visu20120.14Ansari, AzizIce ageJuvenile worksFictionDramaScrat's constant quest for an acorn causes a shift in the ice. Manny, Sid, and Diego end up stranded on an iceberg in the middle of the sea. A group of misfit pirates are determined to stop the trio from ever returning home127013ocn213358599visu20080.14Keaton, DianeMad moneyDramaComedy filmsBridget is a stay-at-home wife whose life as she knows it ends when her husband loses his cushy, high-paying job. Her college degree in literature does not help her find a substantial job, so she accepts a janitorial position at the Federal Reserve. There, she meets Nina and Jackie, who could use some spare scratch as well. Suddenly, it dawns on Bridget that the bank has plenty of what they need - money. The plan is to take the old bills that are headed for the shredder and recycle them back into the economy by spending it12656ocn233184480visu20080.15What happens in VegasDramaJoy is dumped by her boyfriend and her friends recommend she take a vacation to Las Vegas to get him out of her mind. After Jack gets fired by his dad from the family business, he ends up in Vegas too. After a night of drinking, the two wake up the following morning to discover they have gotten married. One of them wins a $3 million jackpot - using the quarter of the other. Both want to end the marriage and keep the money. The unhappy pair tries to undermine each other and get their hands on the total jackpot. Having another idea, the judge sentences them to six months of hard marriage and orders them to work out their problems126110ocn173650464visu20070.07Arctic taleDramaFilmed over the span of fifteen years, Arctic tale follows a polar bear cub and a walrus pup as they learn to survive in the wild and face increasing challenges posed by global warming12206ocn703916651visu20110.14The dilemmaDramaComedy filmsRonny's world is turned upside down when he inadvertently sees something he should not have and makes it his mission to get answers. As the amateur investigation dissolves his world into comic mayhem, he learns that his best friend Nick has a few secrets of his own. Now, Ronny must decide what will happen if he reveals the truth11689ocn060533445visu20050.08Beauty shopDramaGina Norris is in Atlanta making a name for herself at a posh Southern salon with her cutting-edge hairstyles. But when her flamboyant, egotistical boss takes it one criticism too far, she leaves his salon to open a shop of her own+-+806313742511407ocn645246727visu20100.15Just WrightDrama"Leslie Wright (Latifah) is a straight-shooting physical therapist who gets the gig of a lifetime working with injured NBA star Scott McKnight (Common). Leslie not only whips Scott into shape, she helps take his game to the next level and all is going well-- until Leslie finds herself falling for him. Oblivious to her growing affection, Scott only has eyes for Morgan (Paula Patton), Leslie's sexy and seductive friend. With everything on the line, Leslie must take her best shot and find out if she and Scott are just right for each other"--Container109310ocn051449086rcrd20020.17Kander, JohnChicago music from the Miramax motion pictureMotion picture musicOverture ; And all that jazz -- Funny honey -- When you're good to Mama -- Cell block tango -- All I care about -- We both reached for the gun -- Roxie -- I can't do it alone -- Mister Cellophane -- Razzle dazzle -- Class -- Nowadays (Roxie) -- Nowadays ; Hot honey rag -- I move on -- After midnight -- Roxie's suite -- Cell block tango (he had it comin') -- Love is a crime10166ocn060813893visu20050.06The Muppets Wizard of OzJuvenile worksDramaFilm and video adaptationsKermit, Miss Piggy, and the rest of the Muppets put an all-new spin on the classic tale loved by millions the world over10793ocn464589756book20100.14Queen LatifahPut on your crown : life-changing moments on the path to queendomBiographyA wake-up call to empowerment. Oscar-nominated actress, Grammy-winning entertainer, entrepreneur--Queen Latifah has done it all. Through everything she has encountered, she has come to love herself, including her flaws. But this transformation didn't happen overnight: The Queen had to overcome a series of challenges--difficult moments--before she knew she was going to emerge triumphant. We all have such moments. The question is, how can we learn from them and use them to turn ourselves into strong, confident women? Queen Latifah provides the often surprising answers in this inspiring book.--From publisher description+-+94300019957794ocn039849424book19990.18Queen LatifahLadies first : revelations of a strong womanAt nineteen she was the first female solo rapper to have a major record deal. Four years later she had become a top television actress and movie star. She earned a Grammy, started a record label, and became the president of her own company. Today she is rap music's most enduring female force and hosts her own talk show. But how did Dana Owens, a young girl from Newark, NJ become Queen Latifah and make it to the top of the charts? The most powerful voice in rap has always been quiet about her life. Until now. At one autobiographical and inspirational, Ladies First is the story of a young woman making tough decisions and terrible mistakes about sex and drugs and about who was real and who wasn't before she was old enough to drive. It is about the reign of depression that descenden on her after her brother's tragic death and how she found a sustaining love in God when it seemed the world was trying to break her. Ladies First is about being confident and sensual in a big, strong body and about blocking out the noise to let in the good+-+68710633153452ocn065644616book20070.06Snyder, GailQueen LatifahJuvenile worksBiographyA biography of the popular and successful rap singer, actress, and role model+-+51765777963272ocn047915952book20020.06Bloom, Sarah RQueen LatifahJuvenile worksBiographyA biography of the popular and successful rap singer, actress, and role model. -- Critically acclaimed biographies of history's most notable African-Americans -- Straightforward and objective writing >-- Lavishly illustrated with photographs and memorabilia >-- Essential for multicultural studies+-+72371564252781ocn055016112book20050.06Tracy, KathleenQueen LatifahJuvenile worksBiographyProfiles the life and career of the female rapper, business woman, and role model Queen Latifah+-+K8680693062773ocn464590076rcrd20100.14Queen LatifahPut on your crown life-changing moments on the path to queendomBiographyModeling her words of wisdom after Maria Shriver's self-help book, movie star and musician Queen Latifah presents a book of advice geared toward young women. Here, she reveals that young people are more susceptible to partner abuse and offers a variety of strategies to break free from the violence+-+41463325162772ocn061123056book20060.06Payment, SimoneQueen LatifahJuvenile worksBiographyDescribes the life and career of rapper and actress Queen Latifah+-+23605795962452ocn726621718book20120.06Allen, Amy RuthQueen Latifah : from Jersey girl to superstarJuvenile worksBiographyProfiles the life and career of Queen Latifah, who changed the rap landscape by crafting a style of rap full of positive messages, and went on to make eight albums, thirty movies, and more2233ocn079003097book20070.07Koestler-Grack, Rachel AQueen LatifahJuvenile worksBiographyAn introduction to the life and career of the rap artist and actress Queen Latifah+-+23494564252101ocn043114972book20010.06Ruth, AmyQueen LatifahJuvenile worksBiographyA biography of the young woman who rose from humble beginnings in New Jersey to become a popular rap singer, actress, and role model+-+83349077352041ocn085485081book20070.06Galens, JudyQueen LatifahJuvenile worksBiographyPresents a short biography on rap artist and popular movie star Queen Latifah and profiles her life and career from her childhood in Newark New Jersey to her singing and film career+-+75843654061732ocn071790132book20070.06Gorman, Jacqueline LaksQueen LatifahJuvenile worksBiographyThis book describes the life and career of Queen Latifah, a rap star, a TV star, and a successful actress+-+57012318351212ocn174134116book20090.06Feinstein, StephenQueen LatifahJuvenile worksBiography"Elementary biography of rapper and actress Queen Latifah, discussing her childhood, career in music, and acting"--Provided by publisher+-+3143751125712ocn647773639book20110.06Kennon, MichouQueen LatifahJuvenile worksBiographyA biography of Queen Latifah+-+2353948896401ocn137315271com20070.33Contemporary Black biography. profiles from the international Black communityBiographyBiographical profiles of important and influential persons of African heritage who form the international black community. Covers persons of various nationalities in a wide variety of fields providing coverage of names found in today's headlines as well as selected individuals from earlier in this century whose influence continues to have an impact on contemporary life+-+0584212325381ocn507364024com20080.32Something about the authorBiographyBibliographySeries covers individuals ranging from established award winners to authors and illustrators who are just beginning their careers. Entries cover: personal life, career, writings and works in progress, adaptations, additional sources, and photographs+-+4984412325291ocn728679031file20040.31Contemporary musicians. profiles of the people in musicBiographyProvides biographical information on important figures in today's musical arena, covering artists working in all genres of modern music, including rock, jazz, pop, rap, rhythm and blues, folk, New Age, country, gospel and reggae+-+K653112325222ocn041966100visu19960.13Queen LatifahBiographyGrammy Award-winning rapper and talk show host, Queen Latifah has experienced a meteoric career. She also added acting to her many talents+-+4021870206324161ocn527366253book19980.22Contemporary Black biography. profiles from the international Black communityBiographyBiographical profiles of important and influential persons of African heritage who form the international black community. Covers persons of various nationalities in a wide variety of fields providing coverage of names found in today's headlines as well as selected individuals from earlier in this century whose influence continues to have an impact on contemporary life+-+6077612325161ocn527366165book19920.18LaBlanc, Michael LContemporary Black biography. profiles from the international Black communityBiographyBiographical profiles of important and influential persons of African heritage who form the international black community. Covers persons of various nationalities in a wide variety of fields providing coverage of names found in today's headlines as well as selected individuals from earlier in this century whose influence continues to have an impact on contemporary life+-+4190085635+-+1125739796+-+1125739796Fri Mar 21 15:39:05 EDT 2014batch47049