WorldCat Identities

Guy, Jasmine

Overview
Works: 149 works in 294 publications in 2 languages and 9,641 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Historical films  Biographical films  Comedy films  Biography  Documentary films  Made-for-TV movies  Coming-of-age films  Juvenile works 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Singer, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jasmine Guy
Unchained memories : readings from the slave narratives by Whoopi Goldberg( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 1,220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the Civil War ended in 1865, more than 4 million slaves were set free. By the late 1930's, 100,000 former slaves were still alive. In the midst of the Great Depression, journalists and writers traveled the country to record the memories of the last generation of African-Americans born into bondage. Over 2,000 interviews were transcribed as spoken, in the vernacular of the time, to form a unique historical record
October baby by Rachel Hendrix( Visual )

23 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,007 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"As the curtain rises, Hannah steps onto the stage--only to collapse moments later. Countless medical test all point to one underlying factor: Hannah's difficult birth. The doctor's diagnosis is nothing compared to her parents' revelation: Hannah was adopted--after a failed abortion attempt. Bewildered, angered, and confused, Hannah embarks on an incredible journey with Jason, her oldest friend. As she searches to discover her hidden past and find hope for her unknown future, Hannah realizes life can be so much more than you've planned"--Container
The Queen by Stephen Frears( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The remarkable history of Alex Haley's paternal side. Queen is the daughter of a slave and a plantation owner. During the turbulent decades of the antebellum South, the Civil War, Reconstruction, and beyond, she searches for a home in the two cultures and at times is shunned by both. Rejection and hate are no match for her unconquerable will
The people speak( Visual )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at social change throughout history, as seen through the music, poetry, speeches, and manifestos of rebels, dissenters, and visionaries from our past - and present - including Frederick Douglass, Susan B. Anthony, Bob Dylan, Langston Hughes, Chief Joseph, Muhammad Ali, along with unknown veterans, union workers, abolitionists, and many others never featured in high school textbooks. Celebrates the extraordinary possibilities for creating social change that ordinary people have realized throughout the course of our nation's rich but often ignored history of dissent and protest
Harlem nights by Eddie Murphy( Visual )

12 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and held by 576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1938, a Harlem night club owner and his son fight to keep the mob and corrupt police from putting them out of business
Afeni Shakur : evolution of a revolutionary by Jasmine Guy( Book )

12 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Draws on dialogues with the civil rights leader and mother of late rapper Tupac Shakur to document her activities as a Black Panther; explore the role of race, music, and drugs in her life; and consider the impact of her son's music
Cats don't dance by Mark Dindal( Visual )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2016 in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musical rags-to-riches story of Danny, a talented cat who sets out to break the "species barrier" when he discovers only humans get the good roles in Hollywood
Runaway by Dean Cain( Visual )

10 editions published between 1989 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aremis Slake, abandoned by his mother, decides to live in the rough and dangerous subway tunnel of New York City, where he is befriended by a Vietnam veteran and a coffee shop waitress. There he learns to turn his despair into strength of character and determination
America's dream by Kevin Rodney Sullivan( Visual )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and German and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In "Long black song," a hard-working farmer invests what little he has in a gift for his wife, while back home, she falls for the advances of a traveling salesman. A small-town principal risks his career to defend a young boy's image of a black Christ painted for a state-wide competition in "The boy who painted Christ black." A jazz-joint piano player in "The Reunion" comes to terms with prejudices that have haunted her since childhood, when she is confronted by the source of her pain
Dead like me( Visual )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dark, irreverent and wickedly funny, this critically acclaimed comedy follows a college dropout who's about to find her purpose ... in the afterlife!
Stomp the yard : homecoming( Visual )

9 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the countdown to a national step-off, rivalries at Truth University run red hot. The Theta Nus are counting on new pledge Chance Harris to lead the team to victory. But he's too caught up in his own problems to focus. At odds with his father, caught up in romantic troubles, and targeted by a street gang for an unpaid debt, Chance must decide what is truly important and make the choices that will shape his life
Dead like me( Visual )

10 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When George and her colleagues get a new head grim reaper, his focus is on moving souls quickly and enjoying life without consequences. The team begins to break the strict rules. While her friends fall victim to their desires for money, success, and fame, George breaks another rule by revealing her true identity to her living family. The reaper struggles with the roles on Earth, and each finds that death can be just as complicated as it can be in life
Dead like me( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story about the continuing challenge of being a teenage grim reaper. All the problems of a human teenager and more
School daze by Spike Lee( Visual )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2018 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A music-filled, offbeat contemporary comedy that takes an unforgettable look at black college life. Includes soundtrack audio cd
Diamond men( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A proud but aging jewelry salesman is forced to train his own replacement, a brash kid whose every move rubs him in the wrong way. In no time at all, the kid talks his mentor into curing his loneliness at a smalltown massage parlor. Just as quickly the traveling twosome find out that gems, girls and guns make for a dangerous combination
My other mother( Visual )

4 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Candy Meyers is a successful anchor on a national magazine show. Fierce, independent and committed to her job, Candy can see only one thing missing from her life: her birth mother. Now, Candy will take a journey into her past that will change her life forever. Starring Essence Atkins, Lynn Whitfield, Jasmine Guy and Angie Stone
Between the lions. starring the double "E-EE" sound( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hee, hee, hee! Click the Mouse has a computer virus! Hee, hee, hee!
A different world( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of students at a historically black university struggle to make it through college
Scary movie V by Mal Lee( Visual )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A couple begins to experience some unusual activity after bringing their newborn son home from the hospital. With the help of home-surveillance cameras and a team of experts, they learn they're being stalked by a nefarious demon
A century of women( Visual )

2 editions published between 1994 and 2019 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Third of three programs in a series that tells the story of women in the 20th century--how they lived, loved, worked, played, and changed the course of American history. This program explores the changing concepts of "ideal beauty" and how women see themselves. Presents the changing image of women in movies and on television, and in music, dance, and art. With comments by Roseanne Arnold, Carol Burnett, Twyla Tharp, and Maya Angelou
 
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Unchained memories : readings from the slave narratives
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The QueenAfeni Shakur : evolution of a revolutionaryCats don't danceA century of women
Alternative Names
Jasmine Guy

Jasmine Guy actrice américaine

Jasmine Guy actriz estadounidense

Jasmine Guy aktorka amerykańska

Jasmine Guy Amerikaans actrice

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Jasmine Guy US-amerikanische Schauspielerin, Sängerin und Tänzerin

Жасмин Гай

Ժասմին Գայ

יסמין גאיי שחקנית אמריקאית

جاسمین قای

جاسمین گوی بازیگر آمریکایی

جیسمین گائے

ياسمين غي

재스민 가이

ジャスミン・ガイ

杰斯米·盖

潔絲敏·蓋伊

Languages
English (125)

German (2)