WorldCat Identities

Snipes, Wesley

Works: 343 works in 1,471 publications in 9 languages and 28,123 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Vampire films  Action and adventure films  Horror films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film adaptations  Crime films  Comedy films  Police films  Science fiction films 
Roles: Actor, Producer, Performer, Author, Narrator, Singer, Creator, Interviewee, Artist, Costume designer, Host
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Wesley Snipes
Blade by Stephen Norrington( Visual )

114 editions published between 1998 and 2017 in 9 languages and held by 2,256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Wesley Snipes stars as the tortured soul Blade -- half man, half immortal. Blade sharpens his lethal skills under the guidance of Whistler (Kris Kristofferson), his mentor, guardian, and fellow hunter of the night. When the bloodthirsty Immortals' lord, Deacon Frost (Stephen Dorff), declares war on the human race, Blade is humanity's last hope for survival." -- Container
Blade II by Guillermo del Toro( Visual )

48 editions published between 2002 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 1,387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legendary "daywalker" Blade must join forces with a high-powered team of vampires to take on a fearsome threat more deadly than either has seen before. These unlikely allies must stop a race of super-vampires intent on destroying everyone in their path - human or vampire
U.S. Marshals by Stuart Baird( Visual )

40 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

U.S. Marshal Sam Gerard is accompanying a planeload of convicts from Chicago to New York. The plane crashes spectacularly, and Mark Sheridan escapes. But when the FBI's John Royce is assigned to help Gerard recapture Sheridan, it becomes clear that Sheridan is more than just another murderer
Brooklyn's finest by Antoine Fuqua( Visual )

14 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After having endured extremely different career paths, the lives of three disheartened Brooklyn police officers will collide with destiny when they all wind up at the same fatal crime scene
Chi-Raq( Visual )

7 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 1,140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chi-Raq is a modern day adaptation of the ancient Greek play 'Lysistrata' by Aristophanes. After the murder of a child by a stray bullet, a group of women led by Lysistrata organize against the on-going violence in Chicago's South Side, creating a movement that challenges the nature of race, sex and violence in America and around the world
Jungle fever by Spike Lee( Visual )

57 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 1,031 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A black architect begins an affair with his working class Italian secretary. Their relationship causes them to be scrutinized by their friends, cast out from their families and shunned by their neighbors
To Wong Foo, thanks for everything, Julie Newmar by Beeban Kidron( Visual )

30 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,025 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En route from New York City to Hollywood for a drag queen beauty pageant, Noxeema, Vida and Chi Chi are stranded in a tiny Midwestern town when their 1967 Cadillac break down. When their glitz and glamour wake up the sleepy local citizens, the stage is set for an outrageously funny weekend
Rising sun by Philip Kaufman( Visual )

30 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and held by 890 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Los Angeles cop is called in to investigate the murder of a prostitute in the boardroom of a Japanese-owned company, only to discover a "shadow world" of futuristic technology, ancient ways and confusing loyalties
New Jack City by Mario Van Peebles( Visual )

39 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gangster film, set in New York City during the 1980s, about a young, rich, smart drug baron who thinks he's untouchable, and the tough, street-smart cops determined to bring him down
Demolition man by Marco Brambilla( Visual )

48 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 830 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A police officer is brought out of suspended animation in prison to pursue an old ultra-violent nemesis who is loose in a non-violent future society
Mo' better blues by Spike Lee( Visual )

36 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Talented trumpeter Bleek Gilliam is obsessed by his music and indecisive about his girlfriends Indigo and Clarke. But when he is forced to come to the aid of his manager and childhood friend, Bleek finds his world more fragile than he ever imagined"--Container
Murder at 1600 by Dou Li( Visual )

17 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 745 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective Harlan Regis and Secret Service agent Nina Chance are investigating the murder of Carla Town, whose body is found in the White House. The story of murder leads Regis to some dark political secrets and he has to defend the USA and the whole from danger
White men can't jump by Ron Shelton( Visual )

28 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Billy Hoyle and Sidney Deane are an unlikely pair of basketball hustlers. They team up to con their way across the courts of Los Angeles. Together, they play a game that's fast and dangerous
Passenger 57 by Kevin Hooks( Visual )

30 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 691 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The safest way to travel is by air, the FAA says. But the FAA never figured the risk with Charles Rane on board. He's "The Rane of Terror", the insane mastermind behind four recent terrorist attacks. Soon there will be a fifth - and that's bad news for passengers on Flight 163. But there's good news, too: the man in seat 57!
The art of war by Sizzla( Visual )

33 editions published between 2000 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A special agent working for the United Nations unravels a scheme to disrupt a historic summit in China
Down in the Delta( Visual )

9 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and Italian and held by 613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A troubled single mother from a tough Chicago neighborhood is sent to spend a summer at her family's home in rural Mississippi
The fan by Tony Scott( Visual )

37 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rabid San Francisco Giants fan targets a $40 million player and a game becomes a matter of life and death
King of New York by Abel Ferrara( Visual )

34 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the downfall of New York drug kingpin Frank White. Frank is a criminal driven by personal demons and an idiosyncratic sesnse of social justice. Having grown rich via his illegal exploits, Frank decides to give back to the city by building a multi-milion dollar hospital in an impoverished neighborhood. He attempts this by joining forces with a Chinatown gangster which, in turn, enrages the local - and very racist - Mafia. Meanwhile, Frank has a hotheaded cop on his back who will do anything to bring him down
Undisputed by Walter Hill( Visual )

35 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monroe Hutchen was convicted of murder and sentenced to life without parole at the Sweetwater maximum security prison in California. Now, Hutchen boxes behind bars, and he's become the champion of a loosely organized prison fighting circuit. When convicted heavyweight champion "Iceman" Chambers enters Sweetwater, Hutchens finds he has a serious competitor in the same lockup for the first time. After Hutchens challenges the arrogant Chambers to a bout, an aging Mafioso swings a deal that will earn Chambers an early release from prison and pull in a million dollars in bets if the two men will fight
America's dream by Paris Barclay( Visual )

13 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 470 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
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Alternative Names
Uesli Snayps

Vesli Snajps

Wesley Snipes acteur et chanteur

Wesley Snipes Actor, artista marcial, productor y Asesino de vampiros

Wesley Snipes aktor amerykański

Wesley Snipes americký herec a producent

Wesley Snipes Amerikaans filmacteur

Wesley Snipes amerikai színész

Wesley Snipes amerikanischer Schauspieler

Wesley Snipes attore, produttore cinematografico e artista marziale statunitense

Весли Снајпс

Веслі Снайпс

Уесли Снайпс

Уэсли Снайпс

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וסלי סנייפס

וסלי סנייפס שחקן אמריקאי

وسلی اسنایپس بازیگر آمریکایی

ويسلي سنايبس

वेस्ली स्नाइप्स

เวสลีย์ สไนปส์

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Blade IIJungle feverRising sunMurder at 1600Passenger 57The art of warDown in the DeltaKing of New York