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Rhames, Ving 1961-

Overview
Works: 259 works in 1,135 publications in 10 languages and 44,597 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Spy films  Comedy films  Science fiction films  Animated films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Juvenile works  Children's films  Horror films 
Roles: Actor, vac, Performer, Narrator, 196, Commentator, Contributor, Former owner
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ving Rhames
Pulp fiction by Quentin Tarantino( Visual )

67 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 3,571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Extrait du résumé figurant sur la jaquette : "L'odyssée sanglante et burlesque de deux petits malfrats dans la jungle de Hollywood, où s'entrecoisent les destins de deux tueurs, d'un dangereux gangster marié à une camée, d'un boxeur roublard, de prêteurs sur gages sadiques, d'un caïd élégant et dévoué, d'un dealer bon mari et de deux tourtereaux à la gâchette facile..."
Mission: Impossible : Ghost Protocol by Brian De Palma( Visual )

80 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 3,016 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ethan Hunt has retired from active duty as a super-spy in order to train new IMF agents. He is called back into action to confront the toughest villain he has ever faced - Owen Davian, an international weapons and information provider with no remorse and no conscience. Hunt assembles his team - his old friend Luther Strickell, transportation expert Declan, and background operative Zhen, in order to rescue Lindsey, one of his trainees, who was kidnapped while on a surveillance detail of Davian. It soon becomes evident that Davian is well-protected, well-connected, and downright malicious, forcing Hunt to extend his journey back into the field in order to rescue his wife, Julia, and uncover an IMF double agent in the process
Lilo & Stitch by Walt Disney( Visual )

27 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,972 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An evil creator has created a little creature by genetic experimentation. The creator and creature are sent to prison. The creature escapes and heads for Earth where he tries to impersonate a dog. Bent on self preservation, he plans to use a human shield to protect him from the aliens sent to recapture him. Earth girl, Lilo, adopts the 'dog, ' gives him the name Stitch, and actually developes an emotional attachment to the little creature. Lilo's dysfunctional family consists only of her sister Nani, but the two are about to be ripped apart by social worker Cobra Bubbles. Stitch, as the new family member, brings quite some action into all their lives, and after a while not even the aliens can recognize their former target
Mission: Impossible: Rogue nation by Christopher McQuarrie( Visual )

12 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 2,104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ethan and his team attempt to eradicate an international rogue organization which is plotting to destroy the Impossible Missions Force
Mission, impossible II by John Woo( Visual )

31 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,828 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

IMF agent Ethan Hunt partners up with Nyah Hall to stop renegade agent Sean Ambrose from releasing a new kind of terror on an unsuspecting world. But before the mission is complete, they'll traverse the globe and have to choose between everything they love and everything they believe in
The long walk home by Richard Pearce( Visual )

14 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and held by 1,540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Academy Award winner Whoopi Goldberg is Odessa Cotter, a quietly dignified woman, who works as a housekeeper for Miriam Thompson (Academy Award winner Sissy Spacek). When Odessa honors the 1955 Montgomery, Alabama, bus boycott by walking an exhausting nine miles to and from work, Miriam offers her a ride. Defying both Miriam's racist husband (Dwight Schultz) and the powerful White Citizen's Council, Miriam and Odessa put their lives in danger for civil rights. Their shared experiences draw them closer as a deep respect and lasting friendship forms. Together, in a difficult world of black versus white, they manage to discover a common ground."--Container
Entrapment by Inc Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment( Visual )

25 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 1,512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a priceless painting is stolen, an insurance investigator goes undercover and works her way into the confidence of the master thief suspected of committing the heist. Together they attempt the biggest take of all time
Rosewood( Visual )

14 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of the 1923 razing of a black town in Florida, many of its people murdered over a lie. But some escaped and survived because of the courage and compassion of a few extraordinary people
Dawn of the dead by George A Romero( Visual )

42 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a mysterious virus turns people into mindless, flesh-eating zombies, a handful of survivors wage a desperate, last-stand battle to stay alive ... and human! The last remaining humans escape to a Milwaukee shopping mall, where they decide that the only way to truly elude the approaching throng of undead is to somehow make their way to an island that is supposedly zombie-free
Surrogates by Jonathan Mostow( Visual )

12 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

People are living their lives remotely from the safety of their own homes via robotic surrogates - sexy, physically perfect mechanical representations of themselves. It's an ideal world where crime, pain, fear and consequences don't exist. When the first murder in years jolts this utopia, FBI agent Greer discovers a vast conspiracy behind the surrogate phenomenon and must abandon his own surrogate, risking his life to unravel the mystery
I now pronounce you Chuck & Larry by Dennis Dugan( Visual )

10 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 1,298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chuck and Larry are the pride of their fire station. Two guy's guys always side-by-side and willing to do anything for each other. Widower Larry wants just one thing, to protect his kids. His buddy Chuck also wants on thing, to enjoy the single life. Grateful Chuck owes Larry for saving his life in a fire, and Larry calls in his marker when civic red tape prevents him from naming his own two kids as his life insurance beneficiaries. All that Chuck has to do is claim to be Larry's domestic partner on some city forms. But when an overzealous bureaucrat becomes suspicious, the new couple's arrangement becomes a citywide issue and goes from confidential to front-page news. Chuck and Larry must now fumble through a charade of domestic bliss. After surviving their mandatory honeymoon and dodging the threat of exposure the well-intentioned con men discover that sticking together in your time of need is what truly makes a family
Final fantasy : the spirits within by Hironobu Sakaguchi( Visual )

21 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 1,205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The year is 2065 A.D. and the Earth is infested with alien spirits, and mankind faces total extinction. Led by a dream and guided by a mentor, a scientist struggles to collect eight good spirits to create a powerful source strong enough to destroy the alien presence, but is it pure enough to protect the planet. The Earth must be saved from its darkest hate and unleash the final spirit
Out of sight by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

41 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A career bank robber busts out of jail with the help of his buddy and kidnaps a U.S. Marshal in the process. When the two cons head for Detroit to pull off their final big heist, the Marshal is put on their case but she finds she is attracted to one of them and has second thoughts about bringing them in
Won't back down( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1,010 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frustrated by her dyslexic daughter's struggles at a failing inner-city school, Jamie Fitzpatrick tries to enroll her somewhere else. When this fails, Jamie recruits a disillusioned but caring teacher to try to fix the broken school
Dave by Ivan Reitman( Visual )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 999 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An uncanny Presidential lookalike is recruited as a momentary stand-in for America's Chief Executive. However, things don't turn out exactly as planned and Dave finds himself continuing the masquerade indefinitely."--Container
Disney's Stitch! : the movie by Walt Disney( Visual )

9 editions published in 2003 in English and Polish and held by 922 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stitch was experiment 626, now the 625 other alien experiments are landing on Earth and it's up to Lilo and Stitch to rescue these outrageous 'cousins' before they're captured by the evil Captain Gantu
Piranha by Alexandre Aja( Visual )

21 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 766 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of strangers on Lake Victoria must band together to survive, after a sudden underwater tremor sets free prehistoric man-eating fish
The American president by Rob Reiner( Visual )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and German and held by 755 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look alike to the president temporarily replaces the real one and ends up doing it more long term. His unusual style of governing and decision making tip off the opposition that something is definitely "out-of-order" in Washington
Dark blue by Ron Shelton( Visual )

18 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two LAPD detectives investigate a high-profile quadruple-homicide in April 1992, a few weeks before the Los Angeles Riots
Con Air by Simon West( Visual )

15 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and German and held by 691 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cameron Poe is a highly decorated U.S. ranger who is convicted of manslaughter after protecting his wife in a drunken brawl. Finally, after eight years, he's being paroled and is going home to his wife and daughter. His ride home, the Jailbird, is also transporting society's most vicious murderers to Feltham Penitentiary, Lousiana's toughest maximum security prison. A surprising escape is made on board the plane as the cons seize control of the plane, and head it towards Las Vegas. The officials on the ground want to blow it out of the sky. But, U.S. Marshall Vince Larkin sees Poe as an ally and tries to work with him before his superiors decide to shoot down the plane
 
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Alternative Names
Rhames, Irving

Rhames, Irving 1959-

Rhames, Irving Rameses.

Ving Rejms

Ving Rhames acteur américain

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Ving Rhames Amerikaans acteur

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