WorldCat Identities

Lawrence, Martin 1965-

Overview
Works: 188 works in 671 publications in 8 languages and 20,773 library holdings
Genres: Comedy films  Drama  Action and adventure films  Road films  Juvenile works  Animated films  Children's films  Police films  Crime films  Dark comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, vac, Host, Author of screenplay, Interviewee, fmd
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Martin Lawrence
Open season by Roger Allers( Visual )

35 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A performing grizzly bear named Boog, who has been domesticated by a park ranger, Beth, helps deer friend Elliot escape from the mullet-sporting hunter, Shaw. When the two animals escape to the forest they become lost - just as hunting season begins. To make the situation worse, Boog doesn't know how to survive outside of his beloved ranch. Elliott and Boog develop a strong bond not only between themselves but also with the other wild animals as they attempt to drive the hunters out of the forest
Bad boys II by Michael Bay( Visual )

82 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 2,284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An action comedy about two tough cops who heat up the streets of Miami
Wild Hogs by Walt Becker( Visual )

24 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 1,763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four middle-aged men decide to take a motorcycle road trip from Cincinnati to the Pacific in order to get away from their lives which are leading them nowhere. These "Wild Hogs" tear up the road and eventually stop in New Mexico for a drink, not knowing that the bar belongs to the Del Fuegos, a mean biker gang. When the Del Fuegos steal a bike that belongs to the Wild Hogs, Woody, one of the Hogs decides to steal the bike back. Woody cuts the fuel pipes of the bikes and provokes an accident that explodes the bar, but he does not tell the truth to his friends. When they stop in the small town of Madrid without gas, Dudley falls in love with the waitress and owner of the local bar Maggie. The Del Fuegos pursue the Hogs and trap them in the town
College road trip by Roger Kumble( Visual )

17 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 1,202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Choosing a college and striking out on one's own is an exciting time that requires a big adjustment by both child and parent, but few parents will have as much difficulty relinquishing control over their daughter's life as Chicago police chief James Porter. A loving, but overprotective father, James wants his daughter Melanie to attend nearby Northwestern College. When she's waitlisted and called for an interview at Georgetown in Washington, D.C., James gets more than a little nervous. Squashing her plans for a road trip to D.C. with her girlfriends, James insists on a father-daughter road trip which he envisions being full of reminiscing, heart-to-heart conversations, and a healthy dose of persuasive promotion of Northwestern. Melanie's little brother and pet pig stow away in the back of the truck. The Porters manage to keep running into a super sweet dad and his college-bound daughter, who have a close relationship, are full of clean-cut enthusiasm, and for some reason, willing to befriend the Porters
Big momma's house by Raja Gosnell( Visual )

31 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tough-talking FBI agent is sent to Georgia to protect a single mom and her son from an escaped convict. He goes incognito by disguising himself as the woman's grandma
Death at a funeral by Neil LaBute( Visual )

13 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Aaron's father dies, he must organize the funeral and give the eulogy. Keeping things civil is a problem right from the start when the undertaker makes a horrifying mistake. Then his brother, Ryan wants to be in the spotlight and refuses to pay for anything. But this is nothing compared to information received from a mysterious guest at the funeral who tries to expose way too many family secrets. Remake of the 2007 English film, also written by Dean Craig
Big Mommas : like father, like son by David T Friendly( Visual )

16 editions published in 2011 in 5 languages and held by 833 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After stints as an undercover grandmother and an undercover nanny, FBI agent Malcolm Turner adds 'undercover housemother' to his resume. In this hefty new comedy, Big Momma is hired to go deep undercover as the Headmistress of the Atlanta Girls' School for the Arts. Turner brings along his son to go undercover as a student in the school with hilarious results
Welcome home Roscoe Jenkins by Malcolm D Lee( Visual )

13 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 801 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

R.J. Stevens is a successful television talk show host who sets aside his perfect life with his sweet son and celebrity girlfriend to attend his parents' golden wedding anniversary back home in Georgia. From the moment he arrives, all the reasons R.J. left to reinvent himself on the West Coast become clear. His siblings and cousins quickly put him in his place, reminding him that his name is actually Roscoe Jenkins. His sweet mother watches impassively while R.J.'s dad does nothing to mask his disapproval. R.J. would be content to wait out the anniversary events and go home. The arrival of an old girlfriend he once loved but couldn't keep during his adolescence changes everything, bringing out the competitive survivor within
Big Momma's house 2 by Don Rhymer( Visual )

18 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and Turkish and held by 772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Malcolm Turner goes undercover, turning his slick-talking, slam-dunking Southern granny Big Momma disguise into a nanny for a computer company executive who may be concocting a means to hack into military databases. But that's just a pretense to get Big Momma coping with a perfectionist mom and her three kids, who are all dysfunctional in cute and easily resolved ways
Rebound by Martin Lawrence( Visual )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hothead college basketball coach Roy McCormick shows more interest in endorsement deals than in winning games. After an on-court meltdown, the hot-tempered college hoops coach is expelled from the league. In order to return, Coach Roy needs to prove he can win games without losing his cool, and his last chance is to take on a losing junior high school team of wise-cracking misfits. As Roy struggles to turn his lovable losers into champions, he discovers something he thought he'd lost long ago - his love of the game
National security by Dao gen( Visual )

16 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L.A.P.D. reject and major troublemaker, Earl, ends up getting L.A. police officer, Hank, kicked off the force for brutality. Now, these two guys, who can't stand each other, are stuck working together as lowly security guards. They play cops to bring down a smuggling ring - if they can stay alive and stay one step ahead of the real cops
Blue streak by Les Mayfield( Visual )

16 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Master jewel thief Miles Logan has a big problem. A $20 million problem. Recently released from prison for the botched heist of a huge diamond, he's anxious to retrieve the hot rock which he hid at a construction site two years earlier. Unfortunately, his hiding place is now at the center of a recently completed high-security police precinct. Posing as a detective, and partnered with straight-laced rookie Carlson, Miles utilizes his criminal expertise and inadvertenttly rises up the ranks, winning the respect of his fellow "boys in blue"--Container
Black knight by Martin Lawrence( Visual )

19 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jamal is an employee at Medieval World amusement park when he is magically transported back to 14th century England. Now he must do battle with an evil king, deadly assassins - and really bad plumbing
What's the worst that could happen? by Sam Weisman( Visual )

17 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thief Kevin Caffery attempts to rob from the home of rich and crooked businessman Max Fairbanks (who has to file for bankruptcy and is ripe for the pickings). But Fairbanks catches him in the act, calls the police and then procedes to steal the cherished ring that Kevin's girlfriend gave him. Caffery is then bent on revenge and getting his ring back. With the help of his partners and an auction, a thief steals from a crook
Life by Ted Demme( Visual )

15 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rayford Gibson is the fast talking con-artist and Claude Banks is the conservative bank teller. The two are accidentally teamed up to become the funniest "odd couple" east of the Mississippi. There is no limit to their comical misfortune as they are placed at the scene of a crime and their mistaken identity lands them right in front of the judge. This hysterical comedy gives a whole new meaning to friends for life
Nothing to lose by Steve Oedekerk( Visual )

19 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Advertising executive Nick Beam has completely bottomed out. His career is a mess, his marriage is on the rocks and a fast-talking, would-be carjacker has just jumped into his car! So what does he do? Nick throws common sense out the window and turns the tables on his captor! Soon this mismatched pair speeds off on a comical crime spree that includes holdups, high-speed chases, and revenge!"--Container
Boomerang( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in English and French and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New York marketing exec Marcus Graham is a wolf in chic clothing, a ladies man dedicated to life, liberty and the happiness of pursuit. But, what goes around comes around to the suave go-getter Graham. He meets a smart, stylish woman who treats men the same way he treats women. How Graham copes with the experience and what he learns from it spark this entertaining romp
A thin line between love & hate( Visual )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the game of love, Darnell Right is the ultimate player. His moves are flawless, his technique impeccable and his success legendary. But when he woos Brandi, a beautiful and rich femme fatale, this ladykiller meets his match!
Martin( Visual )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Martin Lawrence plays Martin Payne, a brash radio personality who always speaks his mind, often to the frustration of Gina, his feisty but eternally forgiving girlfriend. His buddies Tommy and Cole are always on hand to lend support, especially when Martin locks horns with Gina's loud-mouthed co-worker, Pam. Then, of course, there's Martin's overprotective mother, Mama Payne, his sassy-tongued next door neighbor Sheneneh Jenkins, and the overbearing player, Jerome, all performed by Lawrence himself
Martin( Visual )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brash radio personality always speaks his mind, often to the frustration of his long-suffering girlfriend
 
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Alternative Names
Martin Lawrence Amerikaans acteur

Martin Lawrence amerykański aktor, komik

Martin Lawrence attore, regista e produttore televisivo statunitense

Martin Lawrence cinéaste américain

Martin Lawrence US-amerikanischer Schauspieler und Comedian

Martin Lorens

Mārtins Lorenss

Мартин Лоренс

Мартин Лорънс

Мартин Лоуренс

Мартин Фицджеральд Лоуренс

Мартін Ловренс американський актор, режисер, сценарист і продюсер

Мартін Лоуренс

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מרטין לורנס

מרטין לורנס שחקן אמריקאי

مارتن لورنس

مارتن لورنس ممثل ومخرج أمريكي

مارتین لارنس تهیه‌کننده، صداپیشه، بازیگر، فیلمنامه‌نویس، و کارگردان آمریکایی

मार्टिन लॉरेंस

მარტინ ლოურენსი

마틴 로런스

マーティン・ローレンス

马丁·劳伦斯

馬汀·勞倫斯

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