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Faison, Frankie

Overview
Works: 230 works in 534 publications in 4 languages and 24,120 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Television cop shows  Detective and mystery films  Television programs  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery television programs  Horror films  Crime films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Author, Other, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Frankie Faison
 
Most widely held works by Frankie Faison
Gods and generals by Warner Home Video (Firm)( Visual )

15 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 1,897 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
Hannibal by Ridley Scott( Visual )

39 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 1,468 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. His cover is broken when a cop, for money, turns Dr. Lecter over to his old patient, Mason Verger. FBI agent Clarice Starling finds out about Mason's evil plot to feed Dr. Lecter to a bunch of man-eating hogs and will do anything to make sure that Mason doesn't succeed
The wire( Visual )

20 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,437 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
Cirque du Freak by Paul Weitz( Visual )

9 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,143 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
The case for Christ by Mike Vogel( Visual )

7 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 1,135 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
In good company by Zi Wei( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 1,112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A successful middle-aged ad executive suddenly find himself working for a young hotshot half his age, who also develops a romantic interest in his daughter
The wire by Sonja Sohn( Visual )

19 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in English and held by 1,101 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 )

17 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 1,081 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adventure of a millionaire playboy who steals a priceless work of art and then strikes up a fiery romance with the brilliant female insurance investigator who is on to his game
The wire by Sonja Sohn( Visual )

20 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 1,025 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Everyone is feeling the heat in Baltimore. The drug war is a losing campaign, bodies are piling up in the street and a desperate mayor demands to see some victories before Election Day
Adam( Visual )

14 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 993 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 )

8 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 956 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 by David Simon( Visual )

13 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 940 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"McNutty has been demoted to harbour 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 harbour, 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 )

8 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 883 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 843 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
Coming to America by Shari Headley( Visual )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in English and held by 624 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 568 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 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lucy is a cranky, volatile producer at a home shopping network in charge of hiring the station's on-air Santa Claus. The "real" Santa, who finds himself at the end of his 200-year contract, must convince Lucy that she is the perfect candidate to fill his shoes
Cowgirls 'n angels by Bailee Madison( Visual )

4 editions published in 2012 in French and English and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

11 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and French and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When FBI agent Clarice Starling is assigned a case involving a monstrous serial killer, she seeks counsel from an imprisoned cannibalistic psychiatrist Dr. Hannibal Lecter, whose fascination with the young woman is as great as his hunger for murder. As their relationship develops, Starling must confront her own demons, and an evil so powerful that she may not have the courage or strength to stop it
 
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Gods and generals
Alternative Names
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Φράνκι Φεζόν

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弗蘭基·費森

Languages
English (223)

Spanish (6)

French (3)

German (2)

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HannibalThe wireIn good companyWhite chicksDown to Earth