WorldCat Identities

Freeman, Morgan

Overview
Works: 1,100 works in 5,069 publications in 12 languages and 158,894 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Superhero films  Comedy films  History  Children's films  Juvenile works  Animated films  Sports films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Host, Singer, Interviewee, osp, Author, Speaker, Other, Creator, Director, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works by Morgan Freeman
The Shawshank Redemption by Frank Darabont( Visual )

148 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 5,126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two convicts, one white and one black, never give up the dream of freedom, and together they turn hope and friendship into an uplifting bond no prison can ever take away
Unforgiven by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

159 editions published between 1992 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 4,625 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 )

89 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 4,524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two idealistic young Bostonians lead the 54th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, America's first Black regiment in the Civil War
The Dark Knight by Christopher Nolan( Visual )

66 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,169 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 the city 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 as The Joker. The Joker, whose eerie grin and laughter characterize his emotional and mental instability, becomes a dangerous adversary that Batman seeks to stop at all costs
March of the Penguins by Luc Jacquet( Visual )

55 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 4,138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Every year, thousands of Antarctica's emperor penguins make an astonishing journey to breed their young. They walk - marching day and night in single file 70 miles into the darkest, driest and coldest continent on Earth ... Breathtaking photography captures the transcendent beauty and staggering drama of devoted parent penguins who, in the fierce polar winter, take turns guarding their egg and trekking to the ocean in search of food. Predators hunt them, storms lash at them. But the safety of their adorable chicks makes it all worthwhile."--Container
Million Dollar Baby by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

152 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 4,095 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frankie is a former boxing manager who initially refuses to train Maggie due to her gender and age. When he agrees to train her and she rises to the top, they form a special bond
Amistad by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

129 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 3,811 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a true story, the movie chronicles the story of a group of enslaved Africans who overcome their captors and attempt to return to their homeland. When the ship is seized, the captive Africans are brought to trial in the United States, this is the story of that courtroom battle
Batman Begins by Tim Burton( Visual )

36 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 3,763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the wake of his parents' murder, a disillusioned industrial heir travels the world seeking the means to fight crime and injustice. He eventually returns home and unveils his alter-ego: Batman, a masked crusader who uses his strength, intellect, and arsenal of high-tech gadgetry to fight the sinister forces that threaten the city
Driving Miss Daisy by Alfred Uhry( Visual )

80 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 3,546 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
Invictus by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

70 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 3,069 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 making 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 LEGO Movie by Chris Pratt( Visual )

31 editions published between 2014 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 2,902 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
Se7en by David Fincher( Visual )

198 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 2,885 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
The dark knight rises by Christopher Nolan( Visual )

49 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and Turkish and held by 2,757 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 )

52 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,634 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 Ridley Scott( Visual )

70 editions published between 1991 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 2,568 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 )

40 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and French and held by 2,483 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 )

52 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 2,428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When his idyllic life is threatened by a high-tech assassin, former black-ops agent Frank Moses reassembles his old team in a last ditch effort to survive
The Civil War by Ken Burns( Visual )

20 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in English and held by 2,376 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
Bruce Almighty by Tom Shadyac( Visual )

39 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a bad day, Bruce blames God and God responds by challenging Bruce to take over the world for a day ... well, at least the Buffalo area. The results are disastrous and hilarious!
Through the wormhole : with Morgan Freeman by Morgan Freeman( Visual )

33 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in English and held by 1,885 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Through the wormhole will explore the deepest mysteries of existence--the questions that have puzzled mankind for eternity. This series brings together the brightest minds and best ideas from the very edges of science--Astrophysics, Astrobiology, Quantum mechanics, String theory and more, to reveal the extraordinary truth of our Universe."--Container
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.15 (from 0.09 for Dolphin ta ... to 0.83 for Hard rain ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
March of the Penguins
Alternative Names
Freeman, Morgan 1937-

Freeman, Morgan J.

Morgan Freeman acteur américain

Morgan Freeman actor y director de cine estadounidense

Morgan Freeman aktor i reżyser amerykański

Morgan Freeman American actor, film director, and narrator

Morgan Freeman Amerikaans acteur

Morgan Freeman amerikai színész

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

மார்கன் ஃபிரீமன்

మోర్గాన్ ఫ్రీమాన్

ಮೊರ್ಗನ್ ಫ಼್ರೀಮನ್

മോർഗൻ ഫ്രീമൻ

มอร์แกน ฟรีแมน

မော်ဂန် ဖရီးမန်း

მორგან ფრიმენი

모건 프리먼

モーガン・フリーマン

摩根·弗里曼

摩根·費里曼

摩根費曼

Languages
Covers
UnforgivenGloryThe Dark KnightMarch of the PenguinsMillion Dollar BabyAmistadBatman BeginsDriving Miss Daisy