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Williamson, Mykelti

Overview
Works: 139 works in 371 publications in 6 languages and 22,288 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  War films  Action and adventure films  Legal films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Crime films  Romance films  Television series 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Interviewee, Author
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 )

69 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 4,663 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Forrest Gump is not a "smart" man. But the young Alabaman with an IQ of 75 is a thoroughly decent man, who manages to become involved in every major event in American history. And he survives them all with only honesty and niceness as his shields. Thanks to his where-there's-a-will-there's-a-way Mama, Forrest believes in himself. This sees him through being taunted by bullies, playing college football, the army, a business, and -- amazingly -- many of the touchstone events of the Sixties and Seventies: civil rights battles, the Vietnam War, anti-war protests, opening relations with China. The story's extraordinary conceit is that this man, equal parts Candide and Winnie-the-Pooh, was there whenever something big happened to America in those years, meeting Presidents and pop stars, influencing thinkers and trends, his story being our story as a nation
August Rush by Freddie Highmore( Visual )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,957 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
Ali by Michael Mann( Visual )

17 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and Italian and held by 1,815 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatization of the life of legendary boxer Muhammad Ali
Heat by Michael Mann( Visual )

25 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in English and Italian and held by 1,766 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A career thief and a detective square off to make sure that the other does not succeed. Special features include: additional scenes; audio commentary; documentaries; and more
Three kings by David O Russell( Visual )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 1,525 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
Justified( Visual )

2 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 907 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
The purge : Election year( Visual )

9 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 854 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
Buffalo soldiers( Visual )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 768 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fact-based story about the all-black U.S. 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, Victorio, 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
After the sunset by Pierce Brosnan( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two master thieves are finally retiring after one last incredibly successful 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
24( Visual )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 721 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
The final destination by David R Ellis( Visual )

12 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 673 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While at the races, Nick O'Bannon has a horrific 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
ATL( Visual )

8 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 660 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
Con Air by Simon West( Visual )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 550 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
Waiting to exhale by Forest Whitaker( Visual )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 450 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
Underground( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 433 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
Soul of the game( Visual )

8 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in English and held by 342 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 317 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( Visual )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 300 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 )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 290 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. Based on the critically acclaimed play, a compelling movie that examines the emotional fallout of prejudice within the cloistered walls of academia
12 Angry Men by Sidney Lumet( Visual )

11 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man's fate lies in the hands of 12 men from all walks of life, each with his own agenda, fears and personal demons. Fortunately, this is an open-and-shut case--or is it?
 
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Mykelti Williamson acteur américain

Mykelti Williamson acteur uit de Verenigde Staten

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

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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