WorldCat Identities

Dixon, Ivan 1931-2008

Overview
Works: 59 works in 168 publications in 1 language and 7,838 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Science fiction television programs  Film adaptations  Fantasy television programs  Television series  Television programs  Television comedies  War television programs  Horror television programs  Television adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Director, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4575
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ivan Dixon
A Raisin in the Sun by Lorraine Hansberry( Visual )

4 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in English and held by 1,963 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film of the award-winning play about a struggling black family living on Chicago's South Side and the impact of an unexpected insurance bequest. Each family member sees the bequest as the means of realizing dreams and of escape from grinding frustrations
Nothing but a man( Visual )

11 editions published between 1964 and 2008 in English and held by 867 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set against the stirrings of the civil rights movement and a rising wave of burgeoning Black pride, this tells the story of Duff, a railroad section hand who is forced to confront racial prejudice and self-denial when he falls in love with Josie, an educated preacher's daughter. An uplifting story about a man and a woman whose love overcomes racial and class barriers
The twilight zone by Rod Serling( Visual )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four episodes of The twilight zone
Hogan's heroes( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The informer: In this original pilot episode of the comic television series about American prisoners of war, a German spy witnesses Hogan's underground operation and can't believe his eyes. Not it's up to the heroes to make sure no one believes his story!
Roots of resistance the story of the Underground Railroad by WGBH Educational Foundation( Visual )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the story of the underground railroad through narratives of escaped slaves. Includes interviews with descendants of slaves and slave holders, who describe the personal danger and terrible risk involved in each slave's departure
A patch of blue( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in English and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A blind white woman falls in love with a black man, much to the consternation of her racist mother
Quantum leap( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Theorizing that he could time travel within his own lifetime, Dr. Sam Beckett stepped into the Quantum Leap accelerator and vanished. He woke trapped in the past. His only guide is Al, who appears in the form of a hologram that only Sam can see and hear. Sam must now "leap" into various persons throughout history to correct errors of the past and eventually return to his own life in the present
The spook who sat by the door( Visual )

8 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disgusted by tokenism at the C.I.A., a black agent organizes a revolution against the government
Car wash by Michael Schultz( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An irreverent but affectionate look at a typical day in a Los Angeles car wash
Hogan's heroes( Visual )

11 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The bumbling Germans give Hogan and his crew plenty of opportunities to continue their war resistance movements right from their POW war cells. The prisons colonel, Klink, is more concerned with having everything run smoothly and avoiding any trouble with his superiors (especially anything that might result in his being reassigned and sent to the Eastern front) than with being tough on Hogan and his fellow prisoners. Hogan and his men cause as much mayhem and sabotage to the German war machine and right under their captors' noses as possible
Hogan's heroes( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Fall in line for a second hilarious season of laughs, starring the ragtag band of World War II POWs known as Hogan's heroes! Join Colonel Robert Hogan and his gang of merry saboteurs as their hilarious plots, plans and schemes aimed at the German war machine are launched right under the noses of Stalag 13's inept camp commandant, Colonel Wilhelm Klink, and his bumbling sidekick, Sergeant Hans Schultz."--Container
The sty of the blind pig( Visual )

7 editions published between 1974 and 2006 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dean's powerful drama is about an uprooted black family (mother, daughter, uncle) living in Chicago during the time that civil rights leaders were starting to organize protest marches in the South. The family members essentially accept the old values and cherish what they love, and are uncomfortable by marches and talks of fighting. A blind street singer (Richard Ward, in a bravura performance) intrudes briefly into their lives, with shattering effect. Who shall overcome?
Hogan's heroes( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Colonel Robert Hogan and his gang of merry saboteurs have new plots, plans and schemes ready to unleash on the German war machine at Stalag 13. That means more headaches, frustrations and irrations for the POW camp's incompetent commandand, Colonel Wilhelm Klink and his bumbling sidekick, Sergeant Hans Schultz
Hogan's heroes( Visual )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Colonel Robert Hogan and his gang of merry saboteurs have a whole new season of subterfuge to unleash on the German war machine and the POW camp's incompetent commandant, Colonel Wilhelm Klink and his bumbling sidekick, Sergeant Hans Schultz
Hogan's heroes( Visual )

42 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy set in a German prisoner of war camp during World War II
Trouble man( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Cold as ice, hard as steel, and dressed to thrill, a private investigator known oly as "Mr. T" (Robert Hooks) is hired by two thugs to fing out who's stealing from their gambling operation. Armed with dealy martial arts mastery and an arsenal of weapons, T battles his way through a dangerous maze of violence, turf wars and even murder--while still finding time for the ladies"--Container
Hogan's heroes( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The bumbling Germans give Hogan and his crew plenty of opportunities to continue their war resistance movements right from their POW war cells. The prisons colonel, Klink, is more concerned with having everything run smoothly and avoiding any trouble with his superiors (especially anything that might result in his being reassigned and sent to the Eastern front) than with being tough on Hogan and his fellow prisoners. Hogan and his men cause as much mayhem and sabotage to the German war machine and right under their captors' noses as possible
Hogan's heroes( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The bumbling Germans give Hogan and his crew plenty of opportunities to continue their war resistance movements right from their POW war cells. The prisons colonel, Klink, is more concerned with having everything run smoothly and avoiding any trouble with his superiors (especially anything that might result in his being reassigned and sent to the Eastern front) than with being tough on Hogan and his fellow prisoners. Hogan and his men cause as much mayhem and sabotage to the German war machine and right under their captors' noses as possible
Hogan's heroes( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The bumbling Germans give Hogan and his crew plenty of opportunities to continue their war resistance movements right from their POW war cells. The prisons colonel, Klink, is more concerned with having everything run smoothly and avoiding any trouble with his superiors (especially anything that might result in his being reassigned and sent to the Eastern front) than with being tough on Hogan and his fellow prisoners. Hogan and his men cause as much mayhem and sabotage to the German war machine and right under their captors' noses as possible
The greatest American hero( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ordinary schoolteacher finds himself in possession of a suit that gives him superpowers
 
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Nothing but a man
Alternative Names
Ivan Dixon Amerikaans acteur (1931-2008)

Ivan Dixon attore, regista e produttore cinematografico statunitense

Ivan Dixon cinéaste américain

Ivan Dixon US-amerikanischer Schauspieler und Regisseur

Иван Диксон

ایوان دیکسون بازیگر و کارگردان آمریکایی

Languages
English (123)

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