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Long, Nia

Overview
Works: 100 works in 334 publications in 5 languages and 16,358 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Fiction  Humor  Encyclopedias 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Artist, Narrator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Nia Long
Premonition by Sandra Bullock ( Visual )
17 editions published in 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 1,715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A housewife's life is shattered when she finds out that her husband Jim is killed in a gruesome car accident, but when she awakes the next morning, he is still alive and well. As she keeps having dreams about his death, she must decide what to do
Are we there yet? ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and German and held by 1,357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nick offers to take Suzanne's kids cross-country in an effort to win her heart. He must survive 24 hours with two kids bent on destroying him. Through all the road-blocks, he impresses not only Suzanne, but himself also
Alfie by Bill Naughton ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 1,260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alfie is what you'd call an unrepentant womanizer. He is a limo driver working in New York City, which, of course, provides him ample opportunity to continue his womanizing ways. That is until reality slaps him in the face. His carnality eventually gets in the way, and he decides to change his wondering ways
Boyz n the hood by John Singleton ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and German and held by 1,221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For three young men growing up in South Central Los Angeles, the "hood" is a place of drive-by shootings, unemployment, drugs and pain. But their reactions to the world around them vary. One is an unambitious drug dealer, his brother is a college bound teenage father, and the brother's best friend is guided by a strong father who hopes for a better life for his son
Big momma's house ( Visual )
22 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A tough-talking FBI agent is sent to Georgia to protect a single mom and her son from an escaped convict. He goes incognito by disguising himself as the woman's grandma
Soul food ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set against the backdrop of Sunday dinner and delicious soul food, an African American family tries to pull itself back together after the matriarch becomes ill
Are we done yet? ( Visual )
9 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 1,065 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Now married to Suzanne, Nick buys a suburban house to escape the rat race of the big city and to provide more space for his new wife and kids, Lindsey and Kevin. But when his new home quickly becomes a costly "fixer upper" he finds himself at the mercy of an eccentric contractor, Nick's suburban dream soon becomes a nightmare
Boiler room ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 929 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Seth runs a small-time casino operation out of his apartment. With his streetwise business smarts, he's recruited to join the city's newest and hottest stock brokerage firm, and quickly takes to his new job's instant riches and fast-life pleasures. When he wins the eye and heart of Greg's ex-girlfriend, everything seems too good to be true
Friday ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and held by 826 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Craig and Smokey have until the end of the day to pay back Big Worm
Big Momma's house 2 by Don Rhymer ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and Turkish and held by 777 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Malcolm Turner goes undercover, turning his slick-talking, slam-dunking Southern granny Big Momma disguise into a nanny for a computer company executive who may be concocting a means to hack into military databases. But that's just a pretense to get Big Momma coping with a perfectionist mom and her three kids, who are all dysfunctional in cute and easily resolved ways
The best man ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 733 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Scandalous secrets from the past begin to reveal themselves when a commitment-shy writer and his old college buddies reunite for a wedding
Made in America by Richard Benjamin ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bogus: Seven-year-old Albert has the most wonderful make-believe pal of all--a playful, gentle giant named Bogus. Harriet is an ambitious businesswoman with no time for family. But family is what she gets when newly orphaned Albert is placed in her care. Albert's imaginary friend must work a magic grander than anything he's ever done
Love Jones by Theodore Witcher ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in Chicago, a beautiful photographer and a sweet-talking poet get together and discover romance
If these walls could talk ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in different decades in the same house, these stories of three lesbian couples each reflect a specific concern. In 1961, Abby and Edith, two retired schoolteachers, lead a quiet life. Abby has a stroke and dies, and her nephew and his wife come for the funeral and to sort and sell Abby's things, unaware that she and Edith were a lifelong couple. In 1972, four college-age lesbians share the house. They have problems with the campus feminism group, and Linda is drawn to Amy a very butch lesbian who wears a men's clothing and drives a motorcycle. How can a feminist fall for a lesbian who acts like and dresses like a man? By 2000, long-term couple Fran and Kal want to have a child, and their quest leads from proposing sperm donation to a gay couple they know, to the horror of shopping for sperm on the Internet
Mooz-lum ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Amid a strict Muslim rearing and a social life he's never had, Tariq enters college confused. New peers, family, and mentors help him find his place, but the 9-11 attacks force him to face his past and make the biggest decisions of his life
Baadasssss! ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A candid portrait of Melvin Van Peeble's struggles as a young, black director during the society-shifting 70's. Determined to make a film that matters, Melvin deals with two-faced backers, a rag-tag crew, threatening creditors, and various shades of Hollywood hypocrisy. With everything on the line, his only choice is to stick to his guns and do whatever it takes to get his neo-blaxploitation epic to the audience for which it was envisioned
Stigmata by Rupert Wainwright ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and French and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Frankie, jeune femme dynamique, mène une vie sans histoires entre son boulot, son compagnon et ses copines de sorties, jusqu'au jour où sa mère lui envoie du Brésil un chapelet volé sur la dépouille du prêtre de Belo Quinto. L'existence de Frankie sombre alors dans l'horreur : elle est victime de plusieurs agressions dont elle ne peut expliquer les cirsconstances
Gospel Hill ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the town of Julia, the residents of the black neighborhood of Gospel Hill, are being forced out of their homes to make way for a multimillion-dollar golf course development. Thirty years ago Peter Malcolm, a black civil rights activist, was assassinated and race relations in the town have been strained ever since. Dr. Ron Palmer is an influential black community leader who is supporting the development. John Malcolm, Peter's brother, withdrew from the community and the fight for civil rights after his brother's assassination. He feels hatred for Jack Herrod who is the towns bigoted, ex-sheriff. Herrod was responsible for letting the investigation of Peter's murder dissipate with no one charged
Held up ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Michael Dawson (Jamie Foxx) is on vacation with his fiancée, Rae (Nia Long). All begins to fall apart when Rae dumps him in the desert, his car is stolen and he is taken hostage in a local store
The Broken Hearts Club a romantic comedy ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Coming-of-age comedy in which Dennis can't quite decide if his friends are a blessing or a curse
 
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Languages
English (187)
Spanish (10)
French (5)
German (4)
Turkish (2)
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