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Langlais, Rudy

Overview
Works: 5 works in 11 publications in 3 languages and 1,928 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Sports films  Legal films  Biography  Biographies  Gangster films  Coming-of-age films  Historical films 
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Rudy Langlais
The hurricane by Denzel Washington( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and held by 1,616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true-life story of boxing champion Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter. Rubin Carter's life is tragically interrupted when he is wrongfully accused of murdering three people. His inspirational struggle for justice eventually leads to his freedom
Sugar Hill( Visual )

4 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roemello Skuggs (Wesley Snipes) and his older brother Raynathan (Michael Wright) grew up in Harlem with junkies for a mother and father. At an early age, the boys began working for one of the local bosses, Gus (Abe Vigoda). As the years go by, their influence and power expands, until they have become the premier drug dealers in the neighborhood, wielding power to be reckoned with. But Roemello is becoming disillusioned with his life of crime, and is desperately seeking a way out, even as Raynathan tries to keep the "team" together
Miles and me by Quincy Troupe( Book )

1 edition published in 2018 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Troupe's candid account of his friendship with Miles Davis is a portrait of a great musician and a chronicle of the author's own artistic and personal growth. He describes in intimate detail the sometimes harrowing processes of Davis's creativity and the joys and travails Davis's passionate and contradictory temperament posed to the two men's friendship. Troupe shows how Miles Davis, both as an artist and as a black man, influenced him and whole generations of Americans while forever changing the face of jazz. --From publisher description
Love crimes( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Photographer David Hanover uses his camera to seduce and abuse women, but leaves his victims so humiliated they're ashamed to face him in court. An angry assistant D.A., frustrated by the lack of witnesses, decides that the only way to bring him to justice is to lure him with new bait: herself
A Bronx tale by Robert De Niro( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Sugar Hill: Two brothers grew up in Harlem with junkies for parents. At an early age, the boys began working for one of the local bosses. As the years go by, their influence and power expands, until they have become the premier drug dealers in the neighborhood. One brother becomes disillusioned with his life of crime, while the other tries to keep the "team" together
 
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