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Hilton-Jacobs, Lawrence 1953-

Overview
Works: 62 works in 118 publications in 1 language and 5,042 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television mini-series  History  Biographical television programs  Historical television programs  Television adaptations  Television programs  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Television comedies 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Film editor, Author, Interviewee
Classifications: E185.97.H24, 791.4575
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Lawrence Hilton-Jacobs
 
Most widely held works by Lawrence Hilton-Jacobs
Roots by John Erman( Visual )

7 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in English and held by 2,824 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adaptation of Alex Haley's Roots, in which he traces his family's history from the mid-18th century when one of his ancestors was captured and sold into slavery. Follows the struggle for freedom that began with the boys' abduction to America and continued throughout the generations that followed
Cooley High( Visual )

13 editions published between 1975 and 2015 in English and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fun-loving and warm movie about high school life in the 1960's. Preach, a serious-minded writer and Cochise, a basketball hero headed for college, are best friends at Cooley High in Chicago. Together, they cut classes to go to the zoo, crash parties, put the hustle on some hustlers, and dream of getting out of their impoverished, rough neighborhood
Claudine( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"While struggling to support herself and her six children in Harlem by working as a maid for a wealthy family, Claudine (Carroll) meets a charming garbage man, Roop (James Earl Jones). But although Roop is smitten with the lovely single mother, his own life trials make him slow to respond to her invitation to a lifetime of love"--Container
The Jacksons an American dream( Visual )

8 editions published between 1992 and 2001 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the inspiring true story of the first family of music, The Jacksons: an American dream spans five decades--from the family's beginnings in a midwestern steel town to the premier stages of the world
Welcome back, Kotter( Visual )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Former Sweathog Gabe Kotter returns to his alma mater, Brooklyn's James Buchanan High School to teach a new generation of Sweathogs, a group of supposedly unteachable, under-achieving and incorrigible students. They are: Vinnie Barbarino, the group's wise-cracking leader; Juan Epstein, a Puerto Rican Jew; dimwitted Arnold Horshack; and cool Freddie "Boom-Boom" Washington. Gabe tries to reach out to these students by relating his own experiences to the students, but is often hindered in his efforts by cantankerous vice-principal, Michael Woodman
Mr. Right now!( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

She's a single mother looking for a husband. He's a con man looking for his next prey. Together they board an emotional rollercoaster that can only be derailed by a plumber named Walter
Welcome back, Kotter( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The second season of this series includes Barbarino replacing Horshack in a school theater production, Freddie Washington becoming a smash on the radio, and the gang pitching in to help Epstein quit smoking. Mr. Kotter is there with a word of advice and a quick-witted quip for the Sweathogs as they learn both in and out of the classroom
Cornbread, Earl and me by Ronald L Fair( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cornbread, Earl and me: After his brother is killed, a boy and his friend must stand up to the police
Welcome back, Kotter( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. Kotter, meet the Sweathogs, the goofiest group of remedial students who ever set off the fire alarm two minutes before a test or spent algebra class constructing spit wads. Sweathogs, meet Mr. Kotter, a former Sweathog who's returned to his old high school as your new teacher
Roots( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adaptation of Alex Haley's "Roots", in which Haley traces his African American family's history from the mid-18th century to the Reconstruction era
Roots( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adaptation of Alex Haley's Roots, in which he traces his family's history from the mid-18th century when one of his ancestors, Kunta Kinte, was captured and sold into slavery. In the first episode, African tribal culture is shown, and Kinte and others are caught and loaded into a slave ship for the trip to America
Roots( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adaptation of Alex Haley's Roots, in which he traces his family's history from the mid-18th century when one of his ancestors, Kunta Kinte, was captured and sold into slavery. Follows the struggle for freedom that began with the boy's abduction to America and continued throughout the generations that followed. Episode 2. The shipboard rebellion, the vessel completes its voyage, and the Annapolis slave auction
Welcome back, Kotter : the final season( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Originally airing on ABC from 1978 to 1979, Season Four has some big changes in store for the gang at James Buchanan High School. Mr. Kotter gets promoted from teacher to Vice Principal, which causes some of his students to consider dropping out. The Sweathogs also invite a new member to their ranks, the slick-tongued Southerner Beauregarde ₁Beau₂ De LaBarre. And in perhaps the most surprising situation of all, the oddball Horshack finds love and gets married!
Roots( Visual )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adaptation of Alex Haley's "Roots", in which Haley traces his African American family's history from the mid-18th century to the Reconstruction era
Nocturnal agony( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspired by a true story, the tale of two women. Lois a renowned evangelist who is excitedly preparing for her retirement and her highly successful, upper middle class daughter Patty. By all accounts, Patty has it all: a successful career, a loving husband, a beautiful young daughter, an active church life and a gorgeous home in the suburbs. Something is eerily wrong and it all comes to a head when Patty's seemingly 'perfect' world turns upside down
Welcome back, Kotter( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Former Sweathog Gabe Kotter returns to his alma mater, Brooklyn's James Buchanan High School to teach a new generation of Sweathogs, a group of supposedly unteachable, under-achieving and incorrigible students. They are: Vinnie Barbarino, the group's wise-cracking leader; Juan Epstein, a Puerto Rican Jew; dimwitted Arnold Horshack; and cool Freddie "Boom-Boom" Washington. Gabe tries to reach out to these students by relating his own experiences to the students, but is often hindered in his efforts by cantankerous vice-principal, Michael Woodman
Cornbread, Earl & me / Cooley High ; double feature( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cornbread, Earl & me (1974)- A high school basketball player is mistakenly shot by cops who thought he was a criminal. Cooley High (1975)- Where the student body was a chick na med Veronica, the senior prom was a 'belly rub' and the class of 1964 ran a permanent crap game in the men's room!
Welcome back, Kotter( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gabe Kotter returns to James Buchanan High as a teacher and is assigned the remedial class in which he once belonged. Based on Gabe Kaplan's own high school experiences with remedial education and a teacher who cared dearly for his students
Hollywood( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Five short films tell very different stories related to the side of Hollywood rarely portrayed in movies and on television"--Container
The Annihilators( Visual )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of veterans, who formed an elite unit in Vietnam, battle a gang of extortionists and murderers in a small Georgia town
 
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Alternative Names
Jacobs Lawrence-Hilton 1953-....

Lawrence Hilton-Jacobs acteur

Lawrence Hilton-Jacobs American Actor

Lawrence Hilton-Jacobs Amerikaans acteur

Лоуренс Хилтон-Джакобс

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English (65)

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