WorldCat Identities

Devine, Loretta

Works: 157 works in 343 publications in 4 languages and 22,771 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Children's films  Juvenile works  Children's television programs  Animated television programs  Film adaptations  Film remakes  Dark comedy films  Christmas films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Loretta Devine
Waiting to exhale by Forest Whitaker( Visual )

23 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 1,477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of four African-American women who journey through a modern labyrinth of husbands and lovers, jobs and makeovers
For colored girls( Visual )

10 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in English and held by 1,392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A vibrant world where friends and strangers dream, fear, cry, love, and laugh out loud in an attempt to find their true selves. Adapted by writer/director Tyler Perry from Ntozake Shange's acclaimed choreopoem, this gripping film paints an unforgettable portrait of what it means to be a woman of color in the modern world"--Container
Beverly Hills chihuahua 2( Visual )

6 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Puppy mayhem turns the lives of newlywed Chihuahua parents Papi and Chloe upside down when their rambunctious, mischievous puppies present one challenge after another. But when their human owners end up in trouble, the tiny pups will stop at nothing to save them, because in good times and hard times, the family always sticks together
Jumping the broom( Visual )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a weekend wedding in Martha's Vineyard, two African-American families from divergent socioeconomic backgrounds clash during their first meeting before the big event
Death at a funeral by Neil LaBute( Visual )

11 editions published in 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,112 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 dwarf at the funeral who exposes way too many family secrets
Tyler Perry's Madea's big happy family( Visual )

6 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,009 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Madea, everyone's favorite wise-cracking, take-no-prisoners grandma, jumps into action when her niece, Shirley, receives distressing news about her health. All Shirley wants is to gather her three adult children around her and share the news as a family. It's up to Madea, with the help of the equally rambunctious Aunt Bam, to gather the clan together and make things right the only way she knows how: with a lot of tough love, laughter, and the revelation of a long-buried family secret
This Christmas( Visual )

11 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in English and French and held by 979 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For the first time in years, the entire Whitfield clan comes home to celebrate Christmas and learn through the drama and emotional baggage how to be a family once again
The preacher's wife by Whitney Houston( Visual )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and held by 833 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dudley is an angel who is sent to earth to help a young minister and his beautiful wife revive their marriage. But things take a twist when Dudley accidentally falls in love with the "Preacher's wife."
Lottery ticket( Visual )

9 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Good news: Kevin Carson (Bow Wow) has just won $370 million in the Mondo Millions Lottery. Bad news: The Lottery Claim Office is closed for a long holiday weekend, so before he can collect, Kevin must figure out how to keep a lid on his good fortune and survive the next three days. As news of his windfall spreads, Kevin quickly discovers the good, the bad and the ugly in his friends and neighbors. It's funny what people will do when money is involved - and this freewheeling comedy has your winning entertainment numbers
Doc McStuffins( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 795 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dottie 'Doc' McStuffins is a six-year-old girl who has a special secret. She is able to talk to toys and stuffed animals. Doc also likes to help others. She heals and tends to the toys and stuffed animals that need help, and she fixes all their 'boo-boos.' Whatever the problem, the Doc is always in
Khumba( Visual )

14 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 789 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A half-striped zebra blamed for the drought in Great Karoo embarks on a quest to earn his stripes by finding the legendary waterhole and saving the animals back home
Doc McStuffins( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 713 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drop by Doc McStuffins' School of Medicine for five song-tastic episodes about staying happy and healthy, whether you're a girl, a boy, or a toy! Share the fun as Doc teaches the toys to patch themselves up when they're down, and shows them how visiting the dentist, seeing an optometrist and even getting an X-ray can work wonders!
Doc McStuffins( Visual )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 693 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No one gives better cuddles than Doc's warm and fuzzy best friend! She's a princess and a ballerina, and she's always there. Join Doc and the whole gang as they laugh, play and have a ball fixing boo-boos and discovering great ways to stay happy and healthy. Celebrate the power of true friendship as new, sparkly heart toy Val shows Lambie there₂s plenty of love to go around
First Sunday by David E Talbert( Visual )

11 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in English and held by 692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Best friends and criminals Durell Washington and LeeJohn are two thieves who haven't got a prayer. Sentenced to 5,000 hours of community service, Durell's life quickly goes from bad to worse. Realizing that the Lord helps those who help themselves, he eventually decides to help himself to the neighborhood church's building fund. Accompanied by LeeJohn, the two down-on-their-luck men are dismayed to discover the cash has already been stolen, so they hold the congregation hostage in a Hail Mary attempt to learn who amongst the righteous has already fun away with their loot
Dreamgirls : original Broadway cast album by Henry Krieger( Recording )

17 editions published between 1982 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 688 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Original Broadway-opførelse
Welcome to me( Visual )

8 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A year in the life of Alice Klieg, a woman with Borderline Personality Disorder who wins Mega-millions, quits her meds and buys her own talk show
Woman thou art loosed( Visual )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Michelle Jordan, a young woman raised in an environment of abuse and molestation at the hands of her mother's boyfriend Reggie, which her mother Cassie unwittingly condons. While incarcerated, Michelle sends Bishop Jakes a letter requesting a visit. Jakes agrees to meet Michelle and soon uncovers the painful history that led to her personal demise
Doc McStuffins by Kiara Muhammad( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Welcome to the new "McStuffins Veterinary Clinic!" Because not all toys can talk, Doc needs to use all her skills to figure out what's wrong and make them feel better; just like a real veterinarian! Join Doc as she fixes Findo so he can fetch again, untangles Farmer Mack's adorable baby goats, and adopts a furry friend and much more!
Down in the Delta( Visual )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 609 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
Freedom song( Visual )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stirring account of the civil rights struggle in the early 1960s, based on first-hand recollections of veteran activists, burning with realism, commitment, and the urgency of the lives in crisis
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Audience level: 0.15 (from 0.11 for Doc McStuf ... to 0.83 for Waiting to ...)

This Christmas
Alternative Names
Loretta Aporté

Loretta Devine actrice américaine

Loretta Devine actriz estadounidense

Loretta Devine American actress

Loretta Devine Amerikaans acteur

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Loretta Devine attrice statunitense

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English (152)

Spanish (2)

German (1)

French (1)

Lottery ticketFirst SundayDown in the DeltaFreedom song