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Cedric the Entertainer 1965-

Works: 121 works in 312 publications in 4 languages and 33,695 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Film and video adaptations  Fiction  History  Animated films  Humor  Comedy films  Animal films 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Cedric
Ice age by Chris Wedge ( Visual )
17 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 3,560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twenty thousand years ago, as the Earth was being overrun with glaciers, Manny the woolly mammoth, Diego the saber-toothed tiger, Sid the sloth, and the human baby Scrat become a courageous quartet braving the frozen terrain and embarking on an incredible journey to return Scrat to human civilization
Lemony Snicket's A series of unfortunate events by Jim Carey ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 2,528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"If you are interested in stories with happy endings, you would be better off watching some other movie," warns our narrator, Lemony Snicket. "In this movie," he continues gravely, "not only is there no happy ending, there is no happy beginning and very few happy things in the middle." This is the story of the Baudelaire children -- three "clever and reasonably attractive orphans"--Who embark on a shaky adventure after their home burns down, killing their parents. Violet is the eldest, a serious-minded girl with a knack for inventing things. Klaus is a brainy book-lover who retains every word he's ever read. And Sunny, barely more than an infant, has the unique distinction of being very good at biting things -- sometimes right through things
Charlotte's web by E. B White ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 2,426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fern is a young farm girl who rescues the runt, Wilbur. Wilbur the pig is saved from certain death and Fern visits him every day at her Uncle Homer's farm. But it's Wilbur's friendship with Charlotte the spider that ultimately saves him from the "smoke house." Charlotte's talent for weaving praiseworthy words about Wilbur into her web turns the Zuckerman farm into a tourist attraction
Madagascar escape 2 Africa by Eric Darnell ( Visual )
21 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 2,310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follow Central Park Zoo animals, including, Alex the Lion, Marty the Zebra, Melman the Giraffe and Gloria the Hippo, along with the psychotic penguins, the monkeys, and the lemur leaders as they unexpectedly are now stranded in the middle of Africa. While Alex, Marty, Melman and Gloria are rather happy with their new environment, they quickly realize that it's not all that it seems. Meanwhile, the penguins attempt to repair the plane that they accidentally destroyed
Intolerable cruelty by George Clooney ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 2,155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores the comical and complicated relationship between a saavy Los Angeles divorce lawyer and a gold digging Marylin Rexroth, the former wife of one of his clients
Madagascar 3 : Europe's most wanted ( Visual )
21 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alex, Marty, Melman and Gloria and the whole crew join the circus to escape Captain Dubois of Animal Control
Madagascar by Eric Darnell ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 1,654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four pampered animals from New York's Central Park Zoo find themselves shipwrecked on Madagascar. They come to discover that it really is a jungle out there. The four are joined by a quartet of michievous penguins and a legion of lemurs, led by the outrageous King Julien
Larry Crowne ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"When he suddenly finds himself without his long-standing blue-collar job, Larry Crowne (Hanks) enrolls at his local college to start over. There, he becomes part of an eclectic community of students and develops a crush on his teacher (Roberts). Now this simple guy will discover that when you think everything worth having has passed you by, you just might find your reason to live"--Container
Barbershop by Anthony Anderson ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 1,391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Calvin never wanted to take over the family business, a barbershop on the south side of Chicago. One morning he decides to sell the shop to Lester. Calvin spends the day cutting heads at the shop, and starts to understand the importance of the legacy left to him. Calvin learns to appreciate his barber friends, and discovers that the place where they work is more than just a place to get a haircut. Calvin gradually changes his mind about selling the shop, but it may be too late. grocery store across the street
Be cool by F. Gary Gray ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chili Palmer is tired of the producing movies after being forced to make a useless sequel. When a music producer friend is gunned down, he offers to help his widow run the business. Checking out a talented singer that his friend had been talking to him about puts Chili at odds with her sleazy music manager, his gay bodyguard, and his equally sleazy partner. The mismanagement of the music company also gets Chili threatened by members of the Russian mafia and a suburbian rap-mogul producer & his thugs. When it turns out that the widow had been the laundress for Aerosmith, she makes contact with Steven Tyler and gets their protege a duet with Tyler at an Aerosmith concert
Cadillac Records by Darnell Martin ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 1,211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chess Records was located on the south side of Chicago. In 1947, it began recording blues music with Muddy Waters and Little Walter. This eventually gave birth to rock and roll in 1955 with Chuck Berry. Record producer Leonard Chess has an ear for this different type of music and believes he can cash in by signing up new talent such as songwriter Willie Dixon, Howlin' Wolf, and Etta James. Chess makes all of his artists part of his family and takes care of them. This is not easy since they spend a small fortune on booze, drugs, and the high life. When Chuck Berry goes to jail, Leonard is able to find another talented performer, Etta James, to take his place. In the late sixties, as their music goes out of favor, Leonard Chess gets out of the record business
Planes by Dane Cook ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dusty is a cropdusting plane with dreams of competing as a high-flying air racer. But Dusty's not exactly built for racing, and he happens to be afraid of heights. So he turns to a seasoned naval aviator, who helps Dusty qualify to take on the defending champ of the race circuit. Dusty's courage is put to the ultimate test
Barbershop 2 back in business ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 970 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a slick new mega-franchise clip-joint opens across the street from his southside Chicago barbershop, Calvin and his crew must take a stand to save the shop from bankruptcy - and the neighborhood from a shady development deal
Talk to me ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 964 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A look at the life and career of charismatic Washington D.C.-area radio personality Ralph "Petey" Green, who was renowned for his "tell it like it is" approach to politics and race
Man of the house by Stephen Herek ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 856 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Texas Ranger Roland Sharp is assigned to protect the only witnesses to the murder of a key figure in the prosecution of a drug kingpin; a group of University of Texas cheerleaders. Sharp must now go undercover as an assistant cheerleading coach and move in with the young women
Welcome home Roscoe Jenkins by Malcolm D Lee ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 810 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
R.J. Stevens is a successful television talk show host who sets aside his perfect life with his sweet son and celebrity girlfriend to attend his parents' golden wedding anniversary back home in Georgia. From the moment he arrives, all the reasons R.J. left to reinvent himself on the West Coast become clear. His siblings and cousins quickly put him in his place, reminding him that his name is actually Roscoe Jenkins. His sweet mother watches impassively while R.J.'s dad does nothing to mask his disapproval. R.J. would be content to wait out the anniversary events and go home. The arrival of an old girlfriend he once loved but couldn't keep during his adolescence changes everything, bringing out the competitive survivor within
Serving Sara ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 726 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A process server crosses the path of a wealthy entrepreneur whose husband wants to help himself to her hard-earned fortune
A haunted house ( Visual )
7 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When young couple Malcolm and Kisha move in to their dream place, they soon discover they're not alone. But it's not the home that's possessed, it's Kisha. Now, Malcolm will go to hilarious extremes, including hiring a priest, a psychic, and a team of modern-day Ghostbusters to get his place and his sex life back to normal
Madly Madagascar ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Alex's favorite holiday, Valentine's Day, brings hilarious surprises and excitement for the entire gang. Melman plans a big surprise for Gloria, Marty tries to impress a new friend and everyone wants to get their hands on King Julien's love potion"--Container
Johnson family vacation by Christopher Erskin ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Nate is invited to a big family reunion in Missouri, he sees it as an opportunity to reconnect with his estranged wife and growing children. Nate takes delivery on an expensive new SUV, persuades his wife, Dorothy, to tag along, and packs up his three kids for what he thinks will be a leisurely drive from L.A. to St. Louis. However, between his wary wife, arguing kids, angry police officers, bizarre hitchhikers, bad diner food, and an unfortunate run-in with a cement mixer, getting from point A to point B proves to be just short of a nightmare
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Alternative Names
Kyles, Cedric, 1965-
English (168)
French (2)
Spanish (1)
German (1)