WorldCat Identities

Nunn, Bill 1952-2016

Overview
Works: 102 works in 278 publications in 6 languages and 16,142 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Superhero films  Action and adventure films  Science fiction films  Comedy films  Fantasy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Bill Nunn
 
Most widely held works by Bill Nunn
Do the right thing by Spike Lee( Visual )

35 editions published between 1989 and 2017 in English and held by 3,146 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 2 by Sam Raimi( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 1,708 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. Harry Osborn has taken up his late father's mantle--becoming The New Goblin, bent on revenge. Uncle Ben's real killer, Flint Marko, has been transformed into the Sandman. An alien symbiote has attached itself to the Spider suit, turning it black, enhancing its powers, and warping Peter's personality. When Peter finally overcomes the contaminated suit, it infects rival Bugle photographer Eddie Brock, who becomes villain Venom. In this battle, Peter must conquer his personal darkness as well as Spider-Mans foes, free the compassionate hero within, and trade teenage self-absorption for adulthood
Firehouse dog( Visual )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 1,382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rex is the world's most famous, and Hollywood's most pampered, pooch. He gets lost and is reluctantly adopted by a young boy. His father, the fire chief of a rundown station, agrees to the adoption only if his defiant son takes care of the dog. Little do they realize Rex will not only bring them closer, but also bring some much-needed faith back to the fire station
A raisin in the sun by Lei ang( Visual )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,224 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 1,012 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( Visual )

10 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 978 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 )

11 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and German and held by 821 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 )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 684 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 )

28 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 563 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 )

7 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and held by 525 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 )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in English and French and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Temptation, greed and sexual desire lead to a deadly double-cross in this thriller. Bridget 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 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crooklyn: The Carmichael family struggles to get by in 1970s Brooklyn
Sister act ; Sister act 2, back in the habit( Visual )

4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Whoopi Goldberg returns as the lounge singer who goes undercover as a nun to help an ailing inner-city school
People I know by Dan Algrant( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 299 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
Canadian bacon by Michael Moore( Visual )

12 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 296 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
Always outnumbered, always outgunned( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 176 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
New Jack City by Mario Van Peebles( Visual )

2 editions published between 1991 and 1999 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Undercover cops go after a successful gangster dealing drugs in Harlem [c.f. Halliwell's, 1997 ed.]
The tic code( Visual )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set against the background of the Greenwich Village jazz scene, this is the story of a boy with Tourette's Syndrome whose only escape from his troubles is into the world of jazz music
Lockdown( Visual )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Avery had it all: his beautiful girlfriend Krista, a young son and a full scholarship ahead of him. In the blink of an eye, it was all gone. What started as a night out with his buddies ended with the shooting of a cop and Avery behind bars. He's innocent, but that doesn't matter in a place that has its own set of rules. As Krista works to prove his innocence, Avery struggles to survive the hardships of prison life
 
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Alternative Names
Bill Nunn acteur américain

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Bill Nunn Amerikaans acteur

Bill Nunn amerikai színész

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Bill Nunn amerikansk skuespiller

Bill Nunn attore statunitense

Bill Nunn US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Bill Nunn yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

Nunn, William Goldwyn, III, 1952-2016

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Spider-man 2Sister actRegarding HenryHe got gameThe Spike Lee joint collectionThe tic code