WorldCat Identities

Tate, Larenz

Overview
Works: 72 works in 247 publications in 6 languages and 9,225 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biographical films  Musical films  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Gangster films  Independent films  Action and adventure films  Social problem films  Science fiction films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Producer, Narrator, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Larenz Tate
Crash by Robert Altman( Visual )

26 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 1,676 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Several stories interweave during two days in Los Angeles after a car crash. Characters include: a black police detective, two car thieves, a distracted district attorney and his irritated and pampered wife, a racist veteran cop, a successful black Hollywood director and his wife, a Persian-immigrant father who buys a gun to protect his shop, a Hispanic locksmith and his young daughter who is afraid of bullets, and more
Ray by Taylor Hackford( Visual )

15 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 1,220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flashing back intermittently to dream-like scenes from his hardscrabble rural childhood, "Ray" chronicles Ray Charles' remarkable rise from sideman and Chitlin Circuit fixture to innovator, icon, and international superstar. Yet even as Charles ascends to the heights of the musical and cultural elite, he remains hobbled by heroin addiction and compulsive womanizing, a prisoner to his own insatiable needs. Through it all, Ray Charles possessed a rock-solid confidence in his music, a statement of faith in the inclusiveness of American culture. Ray Charles made a place for himself in the America of the '40s and '50s, and promptly transcended the barriers that defined what that place was. He incorporated and encompassed R & B, soul, rock and roll, blues, jazz, country, pop, gospel--all American music--giving us the lush sounds he had always heard in his head, unifying America's disparate musical bits into a cohesive whole
Menace II society by Allen Hughes( Visual )

28 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in English and French and held by 884 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young street hustler attempts to escape the rigors and temptations of the ghetto in a quest for a better life
The Postman by Kevin Costner( Visual )

27 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 824 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The year is 2013 and the future isn't what it used to be. There are no highways, no I-ways, no dreams of a better tomorrow--only scattered bands of terrorized survivors in what was once called the United States. Into this apocalyptic wasteland comes an enigmatic drifter with a mule named bill, a knack for the works of Shakespeare and something he has yet to discover: the power to inspire hope
A man apart by New Line Home Video (Firm)( Visual )

11 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A DEA agent is on a deadly vendetta to take down the boss of the powerful cartel that killed his wife. He will not rest until the drug boss is dead or behind bars
With all deliberate speed( Visual )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On May 17, 1954, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in the case of Brown vs. Board of Education that the concept of "separate but equal" school segregation was unconstitutional. Director Peter Gilbert explores the history and legacy of the legal decision
Love Jones by Theodore Witcher( Visual )

10 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Chicago, a beautiful photographer and a sweet-talking poet get together and discover romance
Dead presidents by Albert Hughes( Visual )

15 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and German and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"On the streets, they call cash dead presidents. And that's just what a Vietnam veteran is after when he returns home from the war, only to find himself drawn into a life of crime. With the aid of his fellow vets he plans the ultimate heist--a daring robbery of an armored car filled with unmarked U.S. currency!"--Container
The women of Brewster Place( Visual )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mattie Michael, whose life has been plagued by misfortunes, is alone in a ghetto tenement on Brewster Place. She gradually unites the other tenement women to help them struggle for a new life
Waist deep( Visual )

11 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and French and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

O2 is an ex-con who is trying to go straight. His life takes a deadly turn when his son gets kidnapped in a carjacking and held for ransom by a ruthless druglord. With a street-smart hustler as his partner and his shady cousin along for the ride, O2 races through the violent streets of Los Angeles in a desperate attempt to outsmart rival gangs and save his son
Biker boyz by Reggie Rock Bythewood( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Smoke" Galloway is the leader of the Black Knights, an underground motorcycle club. Smoke, like most of his fellow Knights, is a successful white collar worker who can afford fancy leathers and top quality bikes who is willing take on anyone in a drag race, legal or no. Kid is a gifted young rider whose father was once Smoke's mechanic, who sets out to become the best biker he can in order to carry on his father's name and reputation
Why do fools fall in love( Visual )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2017 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Based on a true story of love, music, and money. ... Three beautiful women visit record executive Morris Levy with one thing in mind: to claim the music royalties earned by their husband, the late, great '50s rock icon Frankie Lymon. They say good things and bad news always travel in threes: looks like the talented, troubled Frankie left more than his music behind."--Container
The Inkwell( Visual )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inkwell Beach is a place where cool clothes, hot music and good friends turn a dull family trip into the summertime vacation of a lifetime
Love come down( Visual )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a sexy singer and a young comedian meet in a neighborhood nightclub, they both know it feels right. But after one incredible night together, the pressures of family secrets, their own fears and crippling addiction take over. They will have to sustain a rough emotional journey that must come full circle for their love to survive
Rush( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Not only does Dr. William Rush's thriving L.A.-based medical practice include celebrities, moguls and gangsters, it's a completely private affair. As a highly skilled doctor who makes house calls to some of the most dangerous locations in the city, he can name his price, and its cash only
Knockaround guys ; A man apart ; Boiler room( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stars Vin Diesel in three action films, including "Knockaround Guys" in which sons of gangsters are sent to pick up a bag of cash; "A Man Apart," about a DEA agent who goes after drug lords when his wife is murdered; and "Boiler Room," which goes deep into the cutthroat world of high finance
Love Jones( Visual )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A thin line between love & hate: In the game of love, Darnell Right is the ultimate player. His moves are flawless, his technique impeccable and his success legendary. But when he woos Brandi, a beautiful and rich femme fatale, this ladykiller meets his match!
A man apart : and Running scared( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Man apart (105 min., 2003) : DEA agent Sean Vetter is on a mission to take down his wife's elusive killer
Beta test( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a champion video gamer realizes a new video game has turned him into an assassin in real life, he must find the source before the game's real-world effects take over the city
Dead presidents( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the streets, they call cash dead presidents. And that's just what a Vietnam veterans is after when he returns home from the war, only to find himself drawn into a life of crime. With the aid of his fellow vets he plans the ultimate heist--a daring robbery of an armored car filled with unmarked U.S. currency!
 
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Menace II societyDead presidentsThe InkwellLove come downLove JonesA man apart : and Running scared