WorldCat Identities

Foxx, Jamie

Overview
Works: 647 works in 2,486 publications in 10 languages and 70,511 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Musical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Children's films  Juvenile works  Animated films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Narrator, Other, Singer, Contributor, Author of introduction, Interviewee, Musician, Composer, wpr, Speaker
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Dreamgirls by Laurence Mark( Visual )

95 editions published between 2006 and 2019 in 7 languages and held by 3,361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three young women, Deena Jones, Effie White and Lorrell Robinson desire to become pop stars. They get their wish when they are picked to be backup singers for the legendary James "Thunder" Early. When they are set free for leads, Curtis Taylor and Effie's brother C.C. decide that Deena should be the lead singer, which upsets Effie. The girls discover exactly what it takes to be in the music business and what they must give up to realize their dreams
Django Unchained by Quentin Tarantino( Visual )

94 editions published between 1973 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 3,251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Django, a former slave turned hired gun, heads back to the plantation to free his wife, Broomhilda, from the tyrannical plantation owner Calvin Candie, with the help of a German bounty hunter, Dr. King Shultz
Ray by Taylor Hackford( Visual )

113 editions published between 2004 and 2017 in 11 languages and held by 3,119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ray Charles went blind at the age of seven. Inspired by his mother who insisted he make his own way, he found his calling at the keyboard. 'Ray' follows as he overcomes drug addiction while becoming one of the country's most beloved performers
Rio by Carlos Saldanha( Visual )

46 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy-adventure that centers on Blu, a flightless macaw who acts more human than bird. When Blu, the last of his kind, discovers there's another, and that she's a she, he embarks on an adventure to magical Rio. There he meets Jewel and a menagerie of vivid characters who help Blu fulfill his dream and learn to fly
The amazing spider-man 2 by Andrew Garfield( Visual )

55 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spider-Man's conflict has been within himself: the struggle between Peter Parker and the responsibilities of Spider-Man. But Peter Parker, finds that his greatest battle is about to begin. It's great to be Spider-Man, but being Spider-Man comes at a price: only Spider-Man can protect his fellow New Yorkers from the formidable villains that threaten the city. Peter must confront a foe far more powerful than he. Peter comes to realize that all of his enemies have one thing in common: Oscorp
Collateral by Michael Mann( Visual )

108 editions published between 2003 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 2,316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Max is a cab driver. For twelve years, faces have come and gone from his rear-view mirror: people and places he has long since forgotten--until tonight. When a drug cartel learns of their impending indictment by a federal grand jury, they mount an operation to identify and kill the key witness. Vincent is a contract killer. He has one night in L.A.--and five bodies are supposed to fall. Vincent hijacks Max and his cab, making Max collateral--an expendable person who is in the wrong place at the wrong time. Through the night, Vincent forces Max to drive him to each assigned destination, as the L.A.P.D. and F.B.I. race to intercept them. Max and Vincent become dependent on each other, in ways neither would have imagined
The soloist by Joe Wright( Visual )

46 editions published between 2009 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 2,250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 2005, the only thing hurting Los Angeles Times columnist and recent bike accident victim Steve Lopez more than his banged-up face, was his pressing need for story ideas. He soon discovers Nathaniel Ayers, a skid row schizophrenic street musician, who possesses extraordinary talent - even though he only has half-broken instruments to play. Inspired by Nathaniel's story, Lopez writes an acclaimed series of articles about him and attempts to do more to help both him, and the rest of the underclass of L.A. have a better life. Lopez's good intentions run headlong into Nathaniel's personal demons and the larger issues of social injustice facing the homeless. Regardless, Lopez and Nathaniel find a way to conquer their deepest anxieties and frustrations
Jarhead by Sam Mendes( Visual )

35 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 2,241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows "Swoff," a third-generation Marine enlistee, from a sobering stint in boot camp to active duty, sporting a sniper's rifle and a hundred-pound ruck on his back through the Middle East deserts. There is no cover from intolerable heat or from the Iraqi soldiers, who are always potentially just over the next horizon. Swoff and his fellow Marines sustain themselves with sardonic humanity and wicked comedy on blazing desert fields in a country they don't understand, against an enemy they can't see, for a cause they don't fully understand. Sergeant Sykes, a Marine lifer, heads up the scout/sniper platoon, while Troy, Swoff's friend and mentor, is a die-hard member of STA - the elite Marine Unit
Annie by Will Gluck( Visual )

52 editions published between 2014 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 2,134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Annie is a young, happy foster kid who's also tough enough to make her way on the streets of New York. Originally left by her parents as a baby with the promise that they'd be back for her someday, it's been a hard knock life ever since with her mean foster mom Miss Hannigan. But everything's about to change when the hard-nosed tycoon and New York mayoral candidate Will Stacks, advised by his brilliant VP, Grace and his scheming campaign advisor, Guy, makes a thinly-veiled campaign move and takes her in
Baby driver by Edgar Wright( Visual )

31 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 2,078 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A talented, young getaway driver relies on the beat of his personal soundtrack to be the best in the game. But after being coerced into working for a crime boss, he must face the music when a doomed heist threatens his life, love and freedom
White House down by Roland Emmerich( Visual )

53 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,017 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While on a tour of the White House with his young daughter, a Capitol policeman springs into action to save his child and protect the president from a heavily armed group of paramilitary invaders
Ali by Michael Mann( Visual )

62 editions published between 2000 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 1,922 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatic biography of boxing great Muhammad Ali, which focuses on the ten-year period of 1964-1974. In that time, the brash, motor-mouthed athlete quickly dominates his sport, meets and marries his first wife, converts to Islam (changing his name from Cassius Clay), and defies the United States government by refusing to submit to military conscription for duty in Vietnam. His world heavyweight champion title thus stripped from him entirely for political reasons, the champ sets about to win back his crown, culminating in a legendary unification bout against George Foreman in Zaire, dubbed the "Rumble in the Jungle."
Rio 2 by Jake T Austin( Visual )

21 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,919 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jewel, Blu and their three kids are leaving their domesticated life in that magical city for a journey to the Amazon. They encounter a menagerie of characters that are born to be wild. As Blu tries to fit in, he goes beak-to-beak with the vengeful Nigel, and meets the most fearsome adversary of all: his father-in-law
Horrible bosses by Seth Gordon( Visual )

34 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,896 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"For Nick (Jason Bateman), Kurt (Jason Sudeikis) and Dale (Charlie Day), the only thing that would make the daily grind more tolerable would be to grind their intolerable bosses into dust. Quitting is not an option, so, with the benefit of a few too many drinks and some dubious advice from a hustling ex-con, the three friends devise a convoluted and seemingly foolproof plan to rid themselves of their respective employers--permanently. There's only one problem: even the best-laid plans are only as foolproof as the brains behind them"--Container
Valentine's Day by Garry Marshall( Visual )

30 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 1,774 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the intertwining storylines of a diverse group of Los Angelenos as they navigate their way through romance and heartbreak over the course of one Valentine's Day. Couples and singles experience the pinnacles and pitfalls of finding, keeping or ending relationships in a day in the life of love
Miami vice by Michael Mann( Visual )

45 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 1,624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ricardo Tubbs lives with Bronx-born Intel analyst Trudy. The two work undercover transporting drug loads into South Florida to identify a group responsible for three murders. Sonny Crockett is undercover working with the supplier of the South Florida group. He becomes romantically involved with Isabella, the Chinese-Cuban wife of an arms and drugs trafficker. The intensity of the case pushes Crockett and Tubbs out onto the edge. Identity and fabrication become blurred, a place where cop and player become one
Robin Hood( Visual )

36 editions published between 2018 and 2019 in English and German and held by 1,610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An action-packed retelling of the classic legend filled with battle sequences, fight choreography, and epic adventure. Returning home from the Crusades, Robin of Loxley finds his country oppressed by the evil Sheriff of Nottingham. With the help of Moorish warrior Little John, Robin transforms into the heroic outlaw Robin Hood, taking up arms to fight the sheriff and win the heart of his love, Maid Marian
Law abiding citizen by F. Gary Gray( Visual )

45 editions published between 2008 and 2018 in English and held by 1,604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clyde Shelton is an upstanding family man whose wife and daughter were brutally murdered during a home invasion. When the killers are caught, Nick Rice, a hotshot young Philadelphia prosecutor, is assigned to the case. Against his will, Nick is forced to offer one of the suspects a light sentence in exchange for testifying against his accomplice. Fast forward ten years. The man who got away with murder is found dead and Clyde Shelton coolly admits his guilt. Then he issues a warning to Nick: either fix the flawed justice system, or key players in the trial will die. Soon Shelton follows through on his threats, orchestrating from his jail cell a string of spectacularly diabolical assassinations that can be neither predicted nor prevented. Nick finds himself in a desperate race against time facing a deadly adversary who always seems to be one step ahead
The kingdom by Peter Berg( Visual )

46 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A terrorist bomb detonates inside a Western housing compound in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, causing an international incident to ignite. FBI Special Agent Ronald Fleury quickly assembles an elite team and negotiates a secret five-day trip into Saudi Arabia to locate the madman behind the bombing. Fleury and his team discover that the Saudi authorities are suspicious and unwelcoming of the Americans into what they consider a local matter. The agents find their expertise worthless without the trust of their Saudi counterparts. Luckily, the agents find a partner in Saudi Colonel Al-Ghazi, who helps them navigate royal politics and helps unlock the secrets of the crime scene and the workings of an extremist cell bent on further destruction
Due date( Visual )

27 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 1,532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Expectant first-time father Peter Highman (Robert Downey, Jr.) looks forward to his new child's due date five days away. As Peter hurries to catch a flight home from Atlanta to be at his wife's side for the birth, his best intentions go completely awry when an encounter with aspiring actor Ethan Tremblay (Zach Galifianakis) forces Peter to hitch a ride with Ethan on a cross-country trip that will ultimately destroy several cars, many friendships and Peter's last nerve"--Container
 
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Alternative Names
Bishop, Eric Marlon 1967-

Bishop, Eric Morlon.

Bishop, Eric Morlon 1967-

Bishop Eric Morlon Jr.

Bishop Jr, Eric Morlon

Ceymi Foks

Džeimijs Fokss

Džejmi Foks

Eric Morlon Bishop Jr

Foxx, Jaime

Jamie Foxx

Jamie Foxx acteur, scénariste et producteur, chanteur

Jamie Foxx Actor, cómico e cantante estadounidense

Jamie Foxx aktor amerykański

Jamie Foxx American actor, comedian, singer, and broadcaster from Texas

Jamie Foxx americký herec, komik a zpěvák

Jamie Foxx Amerikaans filmacteur

Jamie Foxx Amerikano nga aktor, komidiante, ken musikero

Jamie Foxx amerikansk sångare, skådespelare och komiker

Jamie Foxx amerikansk skuespiller

Jamie Foxx attore, cantante e pianista statunitense

Jamie Foxx pemeran laki-laki asal Amerika Serikat

Jamie Foxx US-amerikanischer Schauspieler, Musiker und Komödiant

Τζέιμι Φοξ

Джейми Фокс

Джеймі Фокс

Джэймі Фокс

Жейми Фокс

Жэйми Фокс

Џејми Фокс

Ջեյմի Ֆոքս ամերիկացի դերասան

ג'יימי פוקס

ג'יימי פוקס שחקן אמריקאי

جيمي فوكس

جيمي فوكس ممثل أمريكي، وستاند أب كوميدي، وموسيقي، ومضيف برامج حوارية إذاعية

جیمی فاکس خواننده-ترانه‌سرا، بازیگر، خواننده، و صداپیشه آمریکایی

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ජෙමි ෆොක්ස්

เจมี ฟ็อกซ์

ჯეიმი ფოქსი

제이미 폭스

ジェイミー・フォックス

占美·霍士

傑米·福克斯

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