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Freeman, Morgan

Overview
Works: 1,266 works in 4,437 publications in 12 languages and 153,295 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  History  Comedy films  Children's films  Superhero films  Juvenile works  Animated films  Documentary films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Host, Singer, Interviewee, Author, osp, Speaker, Other, Creator, Director, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Morgan Freeman
Unforgiven by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

141 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 4,604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two retired, down-on-their luck outlaws pick up their guns one last time to collect a bounty offered by the vengeful prostitutes of the remote Wyoming town of Big Whiskey
Glory by Edward Zwick( Visual )

83 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 4,547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two idealistic young Bostonians lead the 54th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, America's first Black regiment in the Civil War
The Shawshank Redemption by Frank Darabont( Visual )

36 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and French and held by 4,465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Red" Redding is a lifer who knows the ropes at Maine's Shawshank State Prison. New inmate Andy Dufresne is a quiet banker, unjustly convicted of murder. Andy's indomitable will earns Red's friendship and his resourcefulness brings hope and change to the entire prison. Andy is full of surprises--and he saves his best surprise for last
March of the Penguins by Luc Jacquet( Visual )

51 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 4,156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the Antarctic, every March since the beginning of time, the quest begins to find the perfect mate and start a family. This courtship will begin with a long journey - a journey that will take them hundreds of miles across the continent by foot, one by one in a single file. They will endure freezing temperatures, in brittle, icy winds and through deep, treacherous waters. They will risk starvation and attack by dangerous predators, under the harshest conditions on earth, all to find true love
The Dark Knight by Christopher Nolan( Visual )

60 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the help of Lieutenant Jim Gordon and District Attorney Harvey Dent, Batman raises the stakes on his war on crime and sets out to dismantle the remaining criminal organizations that plague Gotham City's streets. The partnership proves to be effective, but they soon find themselves prey to a reign of chaos unleashed by a rising criminal mastermind known to the terrified citizens of Gotham City as The Joker, who pushes the city to the brink of anarchy and Batman to the brink of crossing the line between hero and vigilante
Million Dollar Baby by F. X Toole( Visual )

135 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 4,060 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frankie is a former boxing manager, who initially refuses to train Maggie due to her gender and age. With her talent and his coaching the spirited young fighter rises through the ranks of women's boxing, the pair form a touching bond in the process
Amistad by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

118 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 3,799 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a true story, the movie chronicles the incredible journey of enslaved Africans who overtake their captor's ship and attempt to return to their homeland. When the ship, La Amistad is seized, the slaves were brought to the US, charged with murder and imprisoned. A battle ensues that captures the attention of the nation and the very foundation of the American justice system. But for the men and women on trial, it is simply a fight for the basic right of all mankind ... freedom
The Civil War by Ken Burns( Visual )

19 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in English and held by 3,576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An epic documentary bringing life to America's most destructive - and defining - conflict. Here is the saga of celebrated generals and the ordinary soldiers. A heroic and transcendent president and a country that had to divide itself in two in order to become one again
Driving Miss Daisy by Alfred Uhry( Visual )

74 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 3,566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1948, Miss Daisy Werthan, an elderly, cranky ex-school teacher from Atlanta, crashes her new Packard through a retaining wall into her neighbor's yard. Her concerned son Boolie reasons she no longer is able to drive herself, and over her strenuous objections hires the gentle, tactful, and wily black widower Hoke Colburn to be her chauffeur. As a Jew, Miss Daisy is also the victim of prejudice, and she gradually overcomes her subconscious bigotry to see Hoke as a true friend. Beginning in frostiness, their slow changing relationship mirrors the changing racial climate in the south through the burgeoning of civil rights movement
Batman Begins by Christopher Nolan( Visual )

33 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 2,987 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a boy a young Bruce Wayne watched in horror as his millionaire parents were slain in front of his eyes. This trauma led him to become obsessed with revenge. After disappearing to the East where he seeks counsel with a ninja cult leader, he returns to his now decaying Gotham City. The City is now overrun by organized crime and dangerous individuals manipulating the system. The discovery of a cave under his mansion, and a prototype armoured suit leads him to take on a new persona. He becomes Batman and strikes fear into the hearts of men who do wrong. With the help of rising cop Jim Gordon, Batman sets out to take down the various criminal schemes that have been set in motion by individuals such as mafia don Falcone, the twisted doctor/drug dealer Jonathan "The Scarecrow" Crane, and a mysterious third party that is quite familiar with Wayne and waiting to strike when the time is right
The LEGO Movie by Chris Pratt( Visual )

24 editions published in 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 2,842 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Emmet ..., an ordinary, rules-following, perfectly average LEGO minifigure ... is mistakenly identified as the most extraordinary person and the key to saving the world. He is drafted into a fellowship of strangers on an epic quest to stop an evil tyrant, a journey for which Emmet is hopelessly and hilariously underprepared"--Container
Invictus by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

26 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 2,826 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1994, having been released from his long imprisonment, Nelson Mandela is elected as the first president of post-apartheid South Africa. Racial tension runs high, even in the president's offices, and especially among the members of his half black, half Afrikaner security team. As hosts of the 1995 Rugby World Cup, South Africa's low ranked national team, the Springboks, have a berth in the tournament. Mandela begins makeing public appearances supporting the team, and meets privately with captain Francois Pienaar, encouraging him to inspire his teammates to victory. The Springboks' new slogan is "One team, One nation." President Mandela is betting that if they win the Cup, it might even be a bit true
The dark knight rises by Christopher Nolan( Visual )

41 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and Turkish and held by 2,737 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Despite his tarnished reputation after taking the rap for Dent's crimes, Batman intervenes to assist Gotham in its struggle against the villain Bane
The Bucket List by Rob Reiner( Visual )

41 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Corporate billionaire Edward Cole and working class mechanic Carter Chambers have nothing in common, except they both have been diagnosed with terminal illnesses. While sharing a hospital room together, they decide to make a Bucket List of all the things they have ever wanted to do before they die. In the process of completing the list, both of them heal each other, become unlikely friends, and ultimately find the joy in life
Robin Hood by Walt Disney( Visual )

61 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Robin Hood for the 90's, light years removed from the romantic vision of Errol Flynn ... but this gritty, pumped-up version can stand on its own. Rough, tough, and a rousing good time, with this version of the Sheriff of Nottingham a real surprise
Dolphin tale by Morgan Freeman( Visual )

39 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and French and held by 2,478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspired by the amazing true story of a brave dolphin and the compassionate strangers who banded together to save her life. Swimming free, a young dolphin is caught in a crab trap, severely damaging her tail. She is rescued and transported to the Clearwater Marine Hospital, where she is named Winter. But her fight for survival has just begun. Without a tail, Winter's prognosis is dire
Red by Robert Schwentke( Visual )

42 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 2,403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frank is a former black-ops CIA agent living a quiet life alone, until the day a hit squad shows up to kill him. With his identity compromised, Frank reassembles his old team; Joe, Marvin, and Victoria, and sets out to prove that they still have a few tricks up their sleeves. Stand back and watch the bullets fly in this explosive action-comedy
Bruce Almighty by Tom Shadyac( Visual )

34 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in English and German and held by 2,357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bruce Nolan is a discontented TV reporter who believes the entire universe is stacked against him. After a bad day, Bruce flies into a rage and blames God for making his life so miserable. God responds by endowing Bruce with all of His divine powers and challenges him to take on "The Big Job" to see if he can do it any better
Se7en by David Fincher( Visual )

52 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A psychological thriller about two detectives on the trail of a serial killer who chooses his victims according to the seven deadly sins
War of the worlds by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

31 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and Japanese and held by 2,021 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A father strives to protect his family from a horde of invading aliens
 
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Alternative Names
Freeman, Morgan 1937-

Freeman, Morgan J.

Morgan Freeman acteur américain

Morgan Freeman aktor i reżyser amerykański

Morgan Freeman Amerikaans acteur

Morgan Freeman amerikansk skådespelare och regissör

Morgan Freeman attore e regista statunitense

Morgan Freeman attore statunitense

Morgan Freeman US-amerikanischer Schauspieler und Oscar-Preisträger

Morgans Frīmens

Morqan Friman

Μόργκαν Φρίμαν

Морган Фрийман

Морган Фриман

Морган Фримен американский актёр кино и озвучки, режиссёр

Морган Фрымэн

Морган Фрімен

Մորգան Ֆրիման

מורגן פרימן

מורגן פרימן שחקן אמריקאי

مورغان فريمان

مورگان فریمن

مۆرگان فریمەن

मॉर्गन फ्रिमैन

मोर्गन फ्रिम्यान

মরগান ফ্রিম্যান

ਮੌਰਗਨ ਫ਼ਰੀਮੈਨ

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మోర్గాన్ ఫ్రీమాన్

ಮೊರ್ಗನ್ ಫ಼್ರೀಮನ್

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มอร์แกน ฟรีแมน

မော်ဂန် ဖရီးမန်း

მორგან ფრიმენი

모건 프리먼

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GloryThe Shawshank RedemptionMarch of the PenguinsThe Dark KnightMillion Dollar BabyAmistadThe Civil WarDriving Miss Daisy