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Williamson, Mykelti

Overview
Works: 158 works in 537 publications in 6 languages and 25,876 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  War films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Historical films  Horror films  Social problem films  Television series 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other, Author, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Mykelti Williamson
 
Most widely held works by Mykelti Williamson
Forrest Gump by Robert Zemeckis( Visual )

92 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 4,672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story follows the life of low I.Q. Forrest Gump (Tom Hanks) and his meeting with the love of his life Jenny. The film chronicles his accidental experiences with some of the most important people and events in America from the late 1950's through the 1970's including a meeting with Elvis Presley, JFK, Lyndon Johnson, Richard Nixon, fighting in Vietnam, etc. The problem is, he doesn't realize the significance of his actions. Forrest comes to embody a generation
Fences by Denzel Washington( Visual )

28 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 2,607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1950s Pittsburgh, a Black garbage collector named Troy Maxson--bitter that baseball's color barrier was only broken after his own heyday in the Negro Leagues--is prone to taking out his frustrations on his loved ones
August Rush by Freddie Highmore( Visual )

13 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,972 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A charismatic young Irish guitarist and a sheltered young cellist have a chance encounter one magical night above New York's Washington Square. They are soon torn apart, leaving in their wake an infant, August Rush, orphaned by circumstance. Now performing on the streets of New York City and cared for by a mysterious stranger, August uses his remarkable musical talent to seek the parents from whom he was separated at birth
Heat by Michael Mann( Visual )

35 editions published between 1995 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,887 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Neil McCauley is a thief - an expert thief - one of the best. His philosophy in life - become attached to nothing in life that you can't walk away from in 30 seconds if you spot the "Heat" around the corner. His crew of criminals is a high-tech outfit pulling off professional jobs that impress even the likes of Detective Vincent Hanna. But Hanna, a man driven through life only by his work, becomes obsessed, at the expense of his private life, with bringing McCauley down. As McCauley's crew prepare for the score of a lifetime, and Hanna's team tries to bring him in, the two find that they are challenged by the greatest minds on the opposite side of the law that either one has ever encountered
Ali by Michael Mann( Visual )

24 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and Italian and held by 1,819 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."
Three kings by David O Russell( Visual )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 1,554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Absurdly comic tale set after the end of the Gulf War, when three American soldiers looking to plunder stolen gold become involved in an uprising
The purge : Election year( Visual )

23 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and French and held by 1,179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's been two years since Leo Barnes stopped himself from a regrettable act of revenge on Purge Night. Now serving as head of security for Senator Charlie Roan, his mission is to protect her in a run for president and survive the annual ritual that targets the poor and innocent. But when a betrayal forces them onto the streets of D.C. on the one night when no help is available, they must stay alive until dawn, or both be sacrificed for their sins against the state
Justified( Visual )

5 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and held by 934 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Season three introduces a new main villain, Robert Quarles of Detroit. The parent criminal organization connected to the Frankfort mafia has exiled Quarles to Kentucky. Quarles begins to muscle in on the local criminals, successfully supplanting them until Raylan begins investigating. Simultaneously, Dickie Bennett, the lone survivor of the Bennett clan, seeks the aid of the black residents of Noble's Holler and their leader Ellstin Limehouse in recovering his inheritance
Buffalo soldiers( Visual )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 749 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fact based story about the all-black US Cavalry Troop H which protected the Western territories in post Civil War times. The story focuses on the troops attempts to capture an Apache warrior named Vittorio who slaughters the settlers in New Mexico. The film examines the racial tensions that existed between the black soldiers and some of the white soldiers and the truths about the Indian invaders
24( Visual )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hang on for the adrenaline rush of a lifetime as Jack Bauer unveils darker secrets, faces deadlier conspiracies, and is thrust into more extreme action than ever before! As Day Eight unfolds, Bauer races against the clock to prevent the assassination of a Middle Eastern leader on a vital peace-making mission. Meanwhile, a deadly terrorist threat against New York City intensifies and builds toward an explosive climax
After the sunset by Brett Ratner( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two master thieves are finally retiring after one last incredibly succesful heist. Moving to the Bahamas to reside in their own tropical paradise, the pair's old nemesis, FBI Agent Stan P. Lloyd shows up to make sure they really are retired. Docked in the port is a ocean liner called the "Diamond Cruise" and Stan is convinced that they're not really retired at all, and that this is just the next set up. While Lola is busy settling into their new life, Max is contemplating whether or not to steal the famous Napoleon diamond
ATL( Visual )

11 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

ATL refers to the airport designation for Atlanta. That's where orphaned 17-year-old Rashad lives with his younger brother Anton and uncle George. They're poor like most Southside families, but they're making ends meet, caring for each other and forging life-long friendships with guys like the smart, ambitious Esquire, transplanted New Yorker Brooklyn, and likable homeboy Teddy. On Sunday nights they hang at the Cascade roller rink where the guys try to impress the girls with their latest moves. As these four friends prepare for life after high school, different challenges bring about turning points in each of their lives
Final destination by James Wong( Visual )

15 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While at the races, Nick O'Bannon has a horrifc premonition in which a bizarre sequence of events causes multiple race cars to crash, sending flaming debris into the stands, brutally killing his friends and causing the upper deck of the stands to collapse on him. When he comes out of this grisly nightmare Nick panics, persuading his girlfriend, Lori, and their friends to leave. They escape seconds before his vision becomes a reality. Thinking they cheated death, the group moves on. As his premonitions continue and the crash survivors begin to die, Nick must figure out how to cheat death once and for all
Con Air by Simon West( Visual )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cameron Poe is a highly decorated US ranger. He is convicted of manslaughter after protecting his wife from a drunken brawler. After eight years in prison he is being paroled and going home to his wife and daughter. His ride home is on the Jailbird, a secure air craft designed for prisoner transport. The plane is transporting some of society's most vicious murderers to Feltham Penitentiary, Lousiana's toughest maximum security prison. A surprising escape is made on board the plane. The cons seize control of the plane, and head it towards Las Vegas. Prison officials on the ground want to blow it out of the sky, but there is an alternative
Underground( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This series follows a group of slaves who plan a daring escape from a Georgia plantation to cross 600 miles to freedom
Waiting to exhale by Forest Whitaker( Visual )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This story based on the best selling novel by Terry McMillan follows the lives of four African-American women as they try to deal with their very lives. Friendship becomes the strongest bond between these women as men, careers, and families take them in different directions. Often light-hearted this movie speaks about some of the problems and struggles the modern women face in today's world.--Written by David Adrine"--Http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0114885/ (as viewed on June 5, 2012
Soul of the game( Visual )

9 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film features the story of three famous baseball players of the 40s, when for the first time a black player took the field
Have a little faith by Mitch Albom( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mitch Albom has a pretty great life. He lives in Detroit and is happily married, he's an award-winning sportswriter, a must-read newspaper columnist, a screenwriter, a radio and television broadcaster. Then two men come into his life, and he realizes something's missing. Rabbi Albert Lewis presides over a thriving synagogue in a comfortable New Jersey suburb, and pastor Henry Covington, a recovering drug user and dealer, preaches to the poor and homeless in a crumbling Detroit inner-city church
Species II : mating season begins by Peter Medak( Visual )

13 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Just when you thought the threat of alien colonization was over ... the deadliest species from deep space is back and more menacing than ever before
Spinning into butter( Visual )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A vicious hate crime at an elite New England college thrusts the new dean of students into the investigation. When charged with maintaining order on campus, she is forced to examine her own feelings about race
 
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Alternative Names
Mykelti Williamson acteur américain

Mykelti Williamson acteur uit de Verenigde Staten

Mykelti Williamson actor estadounidense

Mykelti Williamson amerikansk skådespelare

Mykelti Williamson amerikansk skodespelar

Mykelti Williamson amerikansk skuespiller

Mykelti Williamson attore statunitense

Mykelti Williamson US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Mykelti Williamson yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

Williamson, Michael T.

Williamson Mikel T.

Williamson, Mikel T. 1960-

Williamson Mykel T.

Williamson, Mykel T. 1960-

Микелти Уилямсън

Уильямсон, Майкелти

Մայկելտի Ուիլյամսոն ամերիկացի դերասան

מיקלטי ויליאמסון שחקן אמריקאי

مايكلتي ويليامسون

مايكلتي ويليامسون ممثل أمريكي

میکلتی ویلیامسون بازیگر آمریکایی

미켈티 윌리엄슨

ミケルティ・ウィリアムソン

麦凯尔泰·威廉逊

麥卡提·威廉森

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