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Nunn, Bill 1953-

Overview
Works: 122 works in 270 publications in 3 languages and 15,882 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Superhero films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Action and adventure films  Detective and mystery films  Made-for-TV movies  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Coming-of-age films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Do the right thing by Spike Lee( Visual )

32 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in English and held by 3,007 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The hottest day of the year explodes onscreen in this vibrant look at a day in the life of Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn. A portrait of urban racial tensions sparked controversy while earning popular and critical praise, "--Container
Spider-Man 3 by Sam Raimi( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 1,699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Parker is finally happy: he is doing well at the school, girlfriend MJ Watson loves him, and the whole city loves Spider-Man, finally bestowing upon him the praise he so rightly deserves. But peace may not be possible for a superhero
Firehouse dog( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 1,366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rex, the world's most famous pooch, gets lost and is adopted by a young boy. His father, the fire chief, agrees to the adoption only if his son takes care of the dog. Rex will bring them closer and bring some faith back to the fire station
A raisin in the sun( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 1,222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An African-American family living on the South Side of Chicago comes into a sudden financial windfall, the potential uses of which divides them bitterly
Won't back down( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1,022 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frustrated by her dyslexic daughter's struggles at a failing inner-city school, Jamie Fitzpatrick tries to enroll her somewhere else. When this fails, Jamie recruits a disillusioned but caring teacher to try to fix the broken school
Sister act by Whoopi Goldberg( Visual )

6 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 933 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this comedy a nightclub singer is forced to take refuge from the mob in a convent. While there she turns the convent choir into a soulful chorus complete with a Motown repertoire. The sudden celebrity of the choir jeopardizes her identity
Regarding Henry by Mike Nichols( Visual )

8 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and held by 785 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry Turner (Ford) is a successful New York lawyer, but suffers a brain injury and has to start his life all over again
He got game by Spike Lee( Visual )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A prisoner is granted a furlough in hopes of persuading his estranged son, the country's top high school basketball player, to attend the governor's alma mater
The legend of 1900 by Giuseppe Tornatore( Visual )

13 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and French and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of an extraordinary man who lives a remarkable life without setting foot on land. Dubbed 1900 for the year he was born, he was abandoned atop a piano and raised by a lowly crew member in the bowels of a luxurious cruise ship. As he grows up, he is drawn to the piano and discovers he has an amazing gift for creating music. His reputation spreads, but he refuses to leave the ship. Only when he spots a beautiful girl on-board does he try to join the outside world and live a normal life
Mo' better blues by Spike Lee( Visual )

6 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Talented trumpeter Bleek Gilliam is obsessed by his music and indecisive about his girlfriends Indigo and Clarke. But when he is forced to come to the aid of his manager and childhood friend, Bleek finds his world more fragile than he ever imagined"--Container
The last seduction by John Dahl( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bridget Gregory makes her husband Clay steal more than half a million dollars, and then steals it from him. Hiding out in a small town, she grabs the first man she sees, Mike, to keep her cover. When Clay tracks her down, she stands to lose everything unless she can use her sexual power over Mike to lead him to murder
Kiss the girls by James Patterson( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Washington DC detective Dr. Alex Cross travels to North Carolina to investigate the apparent kidnapping of his neice. Aided by escaped kidnapee Kate McTiernan, Cross hunts down the kidnapper, who operates under the pseudonym "Cassanova."
The Spike Lee joint collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spike Lee is one of the most acclaimed and controversial directors of all time. Now five of his most provocative, thought-provoking films are available in one collection. From the breakout hit dramedy "Do the right thing" to the gritty, urban "Clockers," Lee peels away life's layers, exposing the ironies, brutalities, rhythms and prejudices of the naked city in this powerful collector's set
People I know by Daniel Algrant( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eli, a publicist for actors, gets in over his head when he escorts a client to an after-hours party, where he witnesses a crime that involves some of the most influential and powerful people in the country
Sister act Sister act 2, back in the habit( Visual )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Whoopi Goldberg returns as the lounge singer who goes undercover as a nun to help an ailing inner-city school
Canadian bacon by Michael Moore( Visual )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and Multiple languages and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A desperate U.S. president beset by falling approval rating launches a rally-round-the-flag campaign against Canada. Small town Sheriff Boomer and his deputies decide on a pre-emptive invasion
Things to do in Denver when you're dead by Andy Garcia( Visual )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A powerful mob boss gives ex-gangster Jimmy the Saint one last job
New Jack City by Mario Van Peebles( Visual )

2 editions published between 1991 and 1999 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gangster film about a young, rich, smart drug baron who thinks he's untouchable, and the tough, street-smart cops determined to bring him down
Always outnumbered, always outgunned by Michael Apted( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ex-con moves to L.A. to find work and creates a disturbance by fighting for a position. More importantly he touches the lives of many of his neighbors including an older man dying of cancer, a young married couple whose husband is too proud to accept a lesser position which causes strife with his wife, and a young boy on the verge of getting in trouble with street gangs
Colorful Missouri( Book )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Bill Nunn acteur amricain

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Bill Nunn amerikansk skuespiller

Bill Nunn attore statunitense

Bill Nunn US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Bill Nunn yhdysvaltalainen nyttelij

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بیل نون بازیگر آمریکایی

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