WorldCat Identities

Snipes, Wesley

Works: 356 works in 1,588 publications in 9 languages and 29,863 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Vampire films  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Horror films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery films  Comedy films  Crime films  Police films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Producer, Performer, Narrator, Creator, Singer, Artist, Interviewee, Host, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Wesley Snipes
Blade by Stephen Norrington( Visual )

96 editions published between 1998 and 2017 in 9 languages and held by 2,739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of vampires resurrect "Drake" the all-powerful Count Dracula. Teaming up with the Nightstalkers, a group of similar-minded hunters, Blade is ready for battle. A scientist creates a potion that can kill Drake and the entire bloodsucking race
Blade II by Guillermo del Toro( Visual )

51 editions published between 2002 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 1,429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legendary "daywalker" Blade must join forces with a high-powered team of vampires to take on a fearsom 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 )

45 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

U.S. Marshal Sam Gerard is accompanying a planeload of convicts from Chicago to New York. The plane crashes 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
Chi-raq by Spike Lee( Visual )

10 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,196 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"--Container
Brooklyn's finest by Antoine Fuqua( Visual )

16 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,170 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
To Wong Foo, thanks for everything, Julie Newmar by Beeban Kidron( Visual )

33 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,048 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 breaks down. When their glitz and glamour wake up the sleepy local citizens, the stage is set for an outrageously funny weekend
Jungle fever by Spike Lee( Visual )

60 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 1,028 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
Rising sun by Philip Kaufman( Visual )

32 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and held by 898 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 )

43 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 883 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 )

50 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 829 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 )

39 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 767 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
White men can't jump by Ron Shelton( Visual )

28 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 758 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, playing a game that's fast, dangerous - and funny
Murder at 1600 by Dwight H Little( Visual )

17 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 742 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
Talon of God : a novel by Wesley Snipes( Book )

10 editions published between 2016 and 2018 in English and held by 709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fiction debut by the acclaimed actor depicts a holy warrior in a fantastical urban world where he must convince a doctor with no faith to help stop a powerful demon and his minions from establishing a hell on Earth
Passenger 57 by Kevin Hooks( Visual )

31 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 694 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 )

32 editions published between 2000 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 647 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 )

10 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in English and Italian and held by 593 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 )

38 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 566 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 )

37 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 538 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 )

33 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 499 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
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Alternative Names
Uesli Snayps

Vesli Snajps

Wesley Snipes

Wesley Snipes acteur et chanteur

Wesley Snipes Actor, artista marcial, y productor de cine

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

Wesley Snipes pemeran laki-laki asal Amerika Serikat

Wesley Snipes US-amerikanesche Schauspiller

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Веслі Снайпс

Уесли Снайпс

Уэсли Снайпс

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וסלי סנייפס

וסלי סנייפס שחקן אמריקאי

وسلی اسنایپس بازیگر آمریکایی

ويسلي سنايبس

वेस्ली स्नाइप्स

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