WorldCat Identities

Chestnut, Morris

Works: 172 works in 537 publications in 6 languages and 23,710 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Sports films  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Medical television programs  Dark comedy television programs  Television series  Crime films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Morris Chestnut
Boyz n the hood by John Singleton( Visual )

66 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 2,153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For three young men growing up in South Central Los Angeles, the "hood" is a place of drive-by shootings, unemployment, drugs and pain. But their reactions to the world around them vary - one is an unambitious drug dealer, his brother is a college bound teenage father, and the brother's best friend is guided by a strong father who hopes for a better life for his son
Ladder 49 by Lewis Colick( Visual )

10 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 1,935 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Probationary firefighter Jack Morrison matures into a seasoned veteran of the Baltimore Fire Department under the watchful eye of his mentor, Chief Mike Kennedy. Responding to the worst blaze in his career, he becomes trapped inside a 20-story building. As Jack reflects on his life--seeing his first fire, bonding with fellow firefighters, the impact his job has had on his wife and kids--Chief Kennedy frantically coordinates the effort to save Jack's life
The game plan by Andy Fickman( Visual )

21 editions published in 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,839 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Superstar quarterback Joe Kingman has an ego bigger than a football field. Joe is getting ready for a run at the big championship game when the 8-year-old daughter he never knew existed shows up at his not-so-family-friendly bachelor pad. As the big
Identity thief by Jason Bateman( Visual )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mild-mannered businessman Sandy Patterson travels from Denver to Miami to confront the deceptively harmless-looking woman who has been living it up after stealing Sandy's identity. Contains both rated R version and unrated version
The Call by Brad Anderson( Visual )

23 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a veteran 911 operator takes a life-altering call from a teenage girl who has just been abducted, she realizes that she must confront a killer from her past in order to save the girl's life
The best man holiday by Morris Chestnut( Visual )

18 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At a fifteen year reunion over the Christmas holidays, a group of college friends soon discover how simple it is for old rivalries and romances to resurface
Like Mike by David Nelson( Visual )

27 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Calvin is an orphan boy who finds a pair of magic sneakers with the initials M.J. on the inside. Once he puts them on, he's got game, and wins a spot in the NBA. But his "skill" pits him against his team's star player - until the two rivals discover they have more in common than they could ever imagine
The perfect guy( Visual )

9 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 1,029 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A business woman gets involved with a man that just may be too good to be true
When the bough breaks( Visual )

8 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 969 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John and Laura Taylor are a young, professional couple who desperately want a baby. After exhausting all other options, they finally hire Anna, the perfect woman to be their surrogate, but as she gets further along in her pregnancy, so too does her psychotic and dangerous fixation on the husband. The couple becomes caught up in Anna's deadly game and must fight to regain control of their future before it's too late
Not easily broken by Bill Duke( Visual )

14 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in English and French and held by 871 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After years of disagreement concerning what true happiness, success, and love really are, Dave and Clarice Johnson have finally reached a breaking point in their marriage. Clarice is hurt in a car accident and the obvious truth is that more than just her injuries need immediate attention. Their odds of making it are worsen as Clarice begins to see a physical therapist. Dave develops a friendship with Julie and her teenage son Bryson. The acceptance and comfort he finds in them stirs his longing for a family and a passionate partner. Temptation tugs at Dave. Clarice pulls farther away. Now, they must confront whether their vows are easily broken
The cave by Bu lu si han te( Visual )

20 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 846 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While on a dig in a Romanian forest, a group of scientists make a startling find. Dating back to the 13th century, they find a huge abbey, which was built over the entrance to a massive network of subterranean caves. Eager to learn what lies within the caves, the scientists discover to their peril that a large part of the cave system is under water. The scientists hire a team of American spelunkers who are trained in exploring underwater caves. The team is led by brothers Jack and Tyler. Armed with new high-tech SCUBA gear, Jack, Tyler, and the rest of their crew dive in to investigate the caves. A mishap traps them in a cavern beneath the surface, and they soon discover they are not alone
The best man( Visual )

11 editions published between 1999 and 2017 in English and held by 824 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harper Stewart (Taye Diggs) is a commitment-shy writer and the best man at the wedding of Lance (Morris Chestnut) and Mia (Monica Calhoun). Unfortunately for Harper, the timing couldn't be worse. His new book is coming out and it chronicles his college life with his friends in a less than perfect light. The wedding party reunites college buddies Quentin (Terrence Howard), Murch (Harold Perrineau) and love interest Jordan (Nia Long). As the celebration weekend nears, scandalous secrets begin to reveal themselves ... for better or for worse
Kick-ass 2 by Jeff Wadlow( Visual )

13 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 819 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When costumed high-school hero Kick-Ass finds himself without companion Hit Girl, he joins a band of other people seeking to mete out justice as superheroes
The Perfect Holiday by Morris Chestnut( Visual )

9 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 771 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A single mother is raising her three children after the divorce from her rapper ex-husband. Her oldest son wants his parents to get back together. The youngest daughter would rather see her mom happy and decides to use Santa Claus to get her wish. The kids practically compete to see who will win the war of love
Confidence by James Foley( Visual )

13 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Con man Jake and his gang, Gordo, Miles, and Big Al, pull off a swindling job stealing money from a guy who turns out to be a mob accountant for crime boss, King. Then Jake and his crew attempt to pull off an even bigger scam to make up for their mistake. This time the con involves the King's enemy, the mob-connected banker Morgan Price. Two corrupt cops join Jake's team while the King appoints his henchman, Lupus to oversee the operation
Nurse Jackie( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After leaving rehab early, Jackie finds sobriety and relative happiness, but that is the calm before the storm. With her marriage coming to an end, a careless accident sends Jackie to her own all Saints Hospital for emergency care. While recovering, she meets NYC policeman Frank Verelli, whose flirtatious advances may lead Jackie into uncharted territory: dating
Nurse Jackie( Visual )

2 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jackie realizes sobriety is the ultimate cover for getting high, and now she's saving lives at work, taking care of her kids, and her boyfriend is loving the new her. She's got everyone fooled, but what goes up must come down
Breakin' all the rules by Daniel Taplitz( Visual )

13 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After being unceremoniously dumped by his fiancée, Quincy writes the how-to book "The breakup handbook" about breaking up and becomes a best-selling author on the subject. Not wanting his male friends to suffer the same fate, he gives them advice on dumping their mates. What ensues is a hilarious comedy of errors
Half past dead by Don Michael Paul( Visual )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alcatraz, "The Rock", has just re-opened. The first criminal to go to the electric chair is also sitting on a secret worth $200 million. An invading group of commandos isn't about to let that fortune go up in smoke. Already having an undercover FBI agent in Alcatraz, the situation has to be neutralized and he has to rescue a Supreme Court Justice held hostage. Now, he has to convince his convict "partner" and the other inmates to fight on the right side of the law
The brothers( Visual )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four friends question life, love and relationships when one of them announces his engagement
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Not easily broken
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Morris Chestnut acteur américain

Morris Chestnut Amerikaans acteur

Morris Chestnut amerikansk skådespelare

Morris Chestnut amerikansk skodespelar

Morris Chestnut amerikansk skuespiller

Morris Chestnut attore statunitense

Morris Chestnut US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Моррис Честнат

Моріс Честнат

موريس كستنائي

موریس چستنت بازیگر آمریکایی

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