WorldCat Identities

Chestnut, Morris

Works: 228 works in 703 publications in 6 languages and 23,992 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Sports films  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Crime films  Fantasy films  Medical television programs  Dark comedy television programs 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Morris Chestnut
Boyz n the hood by John Singleton( Visual )

71 editions published between 1991 and 2019 in 6 languages and held by 2,152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three friends struggle to survive in South Central Los Angeles where friendship, pain, danger and love form a true picture of life in "the hood."
Ladder 49 by Lewis Colick( Visual )

15 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 1,919 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An everyday hero recalls his life as he's forced to look death in the eye in this adventure drama. Jack Morrison (Joaquin Phoenix) is a young firefighter who is a member of Ladder Company 49, led by Capt. Kennedy (John Travolta), a tough but compassionate man who looks upon his fellow firefighters as a family. While battling a blaze, Morrison finds himself trapped inside a burning building, and as Kennedy and his men try to find a way to rescue him, Morrison looks back on his life and how he came to choose such a dangerous career. Ladder 49 also features Jacinda Barrett and Brooke Hamlin as, respectively, Morrison's wife and daughter. Author: Mark Deming
The game plan by Kathryn Price( Visual )

28 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,825 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 eight-year-old daughter he never knew existed shows up at his not-so-family-friendly bachelor pad. As the big game gets closer, he begins to realize the most meaningful win he can achieve is the heart of the one little fan who counts the most
Identity thief by Jason Bateman( Visual )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mild-mannered businessman Sandy Peterson travels from Denver to Miami to confront the deceptively harmless-looking woman who has been living it up after stealing Sandy's identity
The Call by Brad Anderson( Visual )

29 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,318 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 )

29 editions published between 2013 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 1,167 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 John Schultz( Visual )

26 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,156 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 by David M Rosenthal( Visual )

18 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and Italian and held by 983 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 )

14 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
The cave by Bruce Hunt( Visual )

19 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 860 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
Not easily broken by Bill Duke( Visual )

17 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in English and French and held by 832 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
Kick-ass 2 by Jeff Wadlow( Visual )

14 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 820 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dave (Kick-Ass) decides to start the world's first superhero team with Mindy (Hit Girl). Unfortunately, Mindy is busted for sneaking out as Hit Girl, and she's forced to retire. Dave must join forces with Justice Forever, run by a born-again ex-mobster named Colonel Stars and Stripes. Just as they start to make a real difference on the streets, the world's first super villain, The Mother F% & *^r, assembles his own evil league and puts a plan in motion for revenge against Kick-Ass and Hit Girl
The best man( Visual )

14 editions published between 1999 and 2018 in English and held by 804 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harper Stewart is a commitment-shy writer and the best at the wedding of Lance and Mia. 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 Perfect Holiday by Morris Chestnut( Visual )

9 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 739 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 )

15 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 725 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 )

5 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 653 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 does up must come down
Nurse Jackie( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 634 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
Breakin' all the rules( Visual )

16 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 550 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 )

15 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 463 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/cut : lose up to 10 pounds in 10 days and sculpt your best body by Morris Chestnut( Book )

4 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Transform Your Body in Just 12 Weeks Hollywood leading man Morris Chestnut may be known for his washboard abs and ripped arms, but not too long ago he was in the worst shape of his life - 30 pounds overweight, avoiding the gym, and frequenting the drive-through. Morris turned to celebrity fitness and nutrition expert Obi Obadike to help get back in shape and the results were astounding. Morris went from 220-pounds to 187 pounds in just 12 weeks, and audiences haven't stopped raving about his new look since. Now Morris and Obi are joining forces to share their life-changing program with fans nationwide. Backed by the latest cutting-edge nutrition science and featuring Obi's trademark fat-burning exercise program, THE CUT is designed to help readers drop pounds quickly - up to 7 pounds in 7 days and 40 pounds in 12 weeks- without stalling on the scale. Featuring Morris's personal diet and exercise plan, plus dozens of success stories from everyday people who've lost weight and kept it off, THE CUT will help readers reclaim their health and discover the lean and toned body they've always wanted. Join the revolution and get ready to get cut!"--
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Not easily broken
Not easily brokenThe Perfect HolidayBreakin' all the rulesHalf past dead
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Моррис Честнат

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