WorldCat Identities

Dixon, Ivan 1931-2008

Overview
Works: 115 works in 154 publications in 1 language and 6,717 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Television comedies  Television adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Blaxploitation films  Television plays  Fiction  Television plays, American 
Roles: Actor, Director, Performer, Interviewee, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications by  Ivan Dixon Publications by Ivan Dixon
posthumous Publications by Ivan Dixon, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Ivan Dixon
A raisin in the sun by Lorraine Hansberry ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in English and held by 1,874 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 )
8 editions published between 1964 and 2008 in English and held by 879 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 ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of tales which range from comic to tragic, but most often having a wicked sense of humor and filled with unexpected twists
A patch of blue ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 397 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 )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 367 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
Roots of resistance the story of the Underground Railroad by WGBH Educational Foundation ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 336 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
Car wash by Michael Schultz ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An irreverent but affectionate look at a typical day in a Los Angeles car wash
The spook who sat by the door ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Disgusted by tokenism at the C.I.A., a black agent organizes a revolution against the government
Hogan's heroes ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fall in line for a second hilarious season of laughs, starring the ragtag band of World War II POWs
The sty of the blind pig ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1974 and 2006 in English and held by 301 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 )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 238 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 )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 230 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
Roots of resistance a story of the underground railroad ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recounts the story of the underground railroad through narratives of escaped slaves. Includes interviews with descendents of slaves and slaveholders describing personal danger and risks involved in each slave's departure
Trouble man ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 48 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
The twilight zone ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four episodes of The twilight zone
Hogan's heroes ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 41 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 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
Hogan's heroes ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 35 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
 
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