WorldCat Identities

Faison, Frankie

Works: 242 works in 580 publications in 4 languages and 24,438 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Detective and mystery films  Television cop shows  Television programs  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery television programs  Horror films  History 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Other, Author, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Frankie Faison
Gods and generals by Warner Home Video (Firm)( Visual )

17 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 1,894 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Col. Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain left behind a quiet life and a career as a college professor to fight for the Union. Gen. Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson was a man of great religious faith who served in the defense of the Confederacy. And Gen. Robert E. Lee, who led the Confederate army, was a man who was forced to choose between his loyalty to the United States and his love of the Southern states where he was born and raised. As Chamberlain, Jackson, and Lee are followed through the declaration of war and the battles at Manassas, Antietam, Frederickburg, and Chancellorsville
The wire( Visual )

21 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows a single sprawling drug and murder investigation in Baltimore. Told from the point of view of both the police and their targets, where easy distinctions between good and evil are challenged at every turn
Hannibal by Ridley Scott( Visual )

42 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 1,439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After escaping from the asylum in Baltimore, Dr. Hannibal Lecter, moves to Florence, Italy where he has become one of the curators of the Palazzo Vecchio. FBI agent, Clarice Starling, sets out to recapture him and learns she has competition from his old patient, Mason Verger. Of the three, whose mind and cunning will prevail?
The case for Christ by Mike Vogel( Visual )

11 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 1,231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of an award-winning journalist who, working to disprove the newfound Christian faith of his wife, begins chasing down the biggest story of all time ... with unexpected, life-altering results
Cirque du Freak by Paul Weitz( Visual )

10 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Darren is a regular teenage kid. He and his friend Steve find out about a Freak Show coming to town and get tickets. Steve and Darren think that it is all a joke until a vampire named Larten Crepsley comes on stage with a very poisonous spider that he makes do tricks. Steve tells Larten he would like to join him and become an apprentice
In good company by Zi Wei( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 1,109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Dan Foreman (Dennis Quaid) es un cariǫso padre de familia, ademas de ejecutivo estrella en una prestigiosa firma de publicidad. Justo cuando Dan pareceria tenerlo todo, hace su aparicion Carter Duryea (Topher Grace), un joven e impetuoso novato que, aunque no tiene ni la mitad de su edad, ha sido contratado para tomar su lugar en la agencia. De pronto, Dan se ve desplazado por quien se ha convertido en su jefe ... y no solo en la oficina, sino en su propia casa, Carter pretende a su hija Alex (Scarlett Johansson) circunstacias todas que, contra todo pronostico, podrian terminar acercando a los dos rivales."--Documentacion del envase
The wire by Sonja Sohn( Visual )

20 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in English and held by 1,106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the fall of the Barksdale empire, and the ascent of a new young drug king in Baltimore, McNulty, Bunk and the rest of the detail continue to "follow the money" up the political ladder amidst a hotly contested mayoral campaign. Prez witnesses first-hand the role of inner-city education in the formation of youth as four students, Michael, Namond, Randy and Dukie, face dangerous decisions and adolescent angst in a city rife with the temptations of crime and easy money. This season continues to blur the lines between good and evil and incite the fires of urban unrest
The Thomas Crown affair by Norman Jewison( Visual )

15 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,069 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A debonair, adventuresome bank executive believes he has pulled off the perfect multi-million dollar heist, only to match wits with a sexy insurance investigator who will do anything to get her man
The wire by Sonja Sohn( Visual )

22 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 1,026 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows a single sprawling drug investigation in Baltimore, against the backdrop of the mayor's reelection campaign. Told from the point of view of both the police and their targets, where easy distinctions between good and evil are challenged at every turn
Adam( Visual )

15 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 991 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adam is a handsome but intriguing young man who has Asperger's syndrome and has led a sheltered existence. Then he meets his new neighbor, Beth. She is a beautiful, cosmopolitan young woman who pulls him into the outside world, with funny, touching and entirely unexpected results. Their implausible and enigmatic relationship reveals just how far two people from different realities can stretch in search of an extraordinary connection
White chicks by Keenen Ivory Wayans( Visual )

10 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 966 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marcus and Kevin are brothers who work for the FBI and take on a case to escort socialite sisters Brittany and Tiffany Wilton from JFK Airport to their hotel in the Hamptons. Once there, two higher-ranking agents will take over the girls' protection. The extra security is needed because Brittany and Tiffany have been targeted by a serial kidnapper. With the help of an FBI lab scientist, the very much African-American Kevin and Marcus will be transformed to pass for Brittany and Tiffany. The agents must lure the kidnapper to take the fake girls so the girls will stay safe
The wire( Visual )

13 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 934 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"McNutty has been demoted to harbor patrol. Daniels is in the police-archive dungeon, Prez is chafing in the suburbs, and Greggs is stuck behind a desk. Meanwhile, on the docks of Baltimore harbor, the rank and fire scrounge for work and the union bosses take illegitimate measures to reinvigorate business, but a horrific discovery is about to blow the whole port inside out. While the detail is on ice, a new case begins"--Container
Tyler Perry's Meet the Browns by Tyler Perry( Visual )

11 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 912 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brenda grew up with some incredible hardships. She had a prostitute for a mother and a pimp for a "father." Now, Brenda is a single mom struggling to raise her family in Chicago. When she receives a letter inviting her to attend her father's funeral in Georgia, she's not sure how to feel. Growing up, Brenda never knew the man and hadn't interacted with that part of her family. But when she loses her job, she decides that now's the time to shake things up. Besides, there is always the chance that her father left her a little money
Showtime by Tom Dey( Visual )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 832 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

LAPD detective Mitch Preston never wanted to be anything but a cop. Same for patrolman Trey Sellars. He always wanted to be a cop ... on TV. The two now have to come together to work for a TV show. Backed by a ratings-obsessed producer and coached in the finer points of TV copdom by a veteran star, Mitch and Trey soon becom America's favorite buddy cops. A brutal crimelord must be stopped - and that's where the shrapnel hits the fan
Arlington : field of honor( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 820 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

National Geographic presents a portrait of one of America's most sacred places, Arlington Cemetery
Coming to America by Shari Headley( Visual )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in English and held by 620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pampered African Prince Akeem is a rebel who is against an arranged marriage and heads to Queens, New York to find a new bride. His regal father agrees to allow the prince 40 days to roam the U.S., sending the prince's faithful retainer Semmi along to make sure nothing untoward happens. To avoid fortune hunters, Prince Akeem conceals his true identity and gets a "regular" guy job at a fast-food restaurant
Down to Earth( Visual )

5 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All Lance Barton, a struggling black comedian, wants on Earth is landing a spot at the final Amateur Night Contest at the famed Apollo Theatre. Before he can get there he dies before his time on Earth is up. Since returning to Earth in his own body is impossible, Lance gets a second chance at life - as a wealthy, callous, old white mogul
Call me Claus by Peter Werner( Visual )

6 editions published in 2001 in English and Spanish and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A producer at a television shopping channel unwittingly hires the real Santa Claus to appear on her program, who in turn chooses her as his replacement when he is forced to retire after 200 years
Cowgirls 'n angels by Bailee Madison( Visual )

3 editions published in 2012 in French and English and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ida Clayton has never met her rodeo rider dad, and she's decided it's time she did. In her search to find him, she encounters the Sweethearts of the Rodeo, a group of talented female trick riders managed by former rodeo star Terence Parker. Despite her young age, the feisty Ida convinces Parker to let her train to become one of the risk-taking Sweethearts. If she succeeds, she just might find the family she's looking for
The silence of the lambs by Jonathan Demme( Visual )

12 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and French and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Silence of the lambs: A psychopath is murdering young women across the Midwest. Believing that it takes one to know one, the FBI sends Agent Clarice Starling to interview a demented prisoner, Dr. Hannibal Lecter. Lecter is willing to provide clues to the killer's actions if Clarice will feed his morbid curiosity by telling him about her own complicated life
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The wireHannibalIn good companyWhite chicksDown to EarthContemporary Black biography. profiles from the international Black community
Alternative Names
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English (242)

Spanish (6)

French (3)

German (2)