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Jackson, Samuel L.

Overview
Works: 1,288 works in 5,519 publications in 9 languages and 156,028 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Science fiction films  Superhero films  Film adaptations  History  Comedy films  Western films  Animated films  Gangster films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Director, Author of screenplay, Author, Producer, Other, Speaker, vac, Interviewee, Commentator, Contributor, Singer, Costume designer, fmp, Artist
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Samuel L Jackson
Pulp fiction by Quentin Tarantino( Visual )

296 editions published between 1993 and 2018 in 9 languages and held by 4,403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quentin Tarantino's Pulp Fiction has been hailed by critics and audiences worldwide as a film that redefined cinema. Tarantino delivers an unforgettable cast of characters, including a pair of low-rent hitmen, their boss's sexy wife, and a desperate prizefighter, in a wildly entertaining and exhilarating blend of crime-thriller-drama-comedy that is completely original an entirely unforgettable
The Incredibles by Brad Bird( Visual )

73 editions published between 2004 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 4,341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Bob and his wife Helen used to be among the world's greatest crime fighters, saving lives and battling evil on a daily basis. Fifteen years later, they have been forced to adopt civilian identities and retreat to the suburbs where they live "normal" lives with their three kids, Violet, Dash, and Jack-Jack. Itching to get back into action, Bob gets his chance when a mysterious communication summons him to a remote island for a top secret assignment. He soon discovers that it will take a super family effort to rescue the world from total destruction."--Container
Star wars by George Lucas( Visual )

73 editions published between 1999 and 2019 in 3 languages and held by 3,750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten years after the events of Phantom menace, Senator Padme Amidala survives an assassination attempt. The Jedi Council send Obi-Wan Kenobi and Anakin Skywalker to protect her. After tracking the assassin, Obi-Wan is sent to Kamino to continue investigating while Anakin is sent with Amidala to Naboo, where they begin to fall in love. Obi-Wan's investigation leads to a connection between the assassination attempt and a separatist movement, which could bring the Republic to the brink of civil war
Star wars by George Lucas( Visual )

76 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 3,252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Torn between loyalty to his mentor, Obi-Wan Kenobi, and the seductive powers of the Sith, Anakin Skywalker ultimately turns his back on the Jedi. This begins his complete journey to the dark side and his transformation into Darth Vader
Django Unchained by Quentin Tarantino( Visual )

63 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,896 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Django, a former slave turned hired gun, heads back to the plantation to free his wife, Broomhilda, from the tyrannical plantation owner Calvin Candie, with the help of a German bounty hunter, Dr. King Shultz
Captain America : by Anthony Russo( Visual )

50 editions published between 2014 and 2019 in English and Italian and held by 2,734 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captain America teams with the Black Widow and a new ally, the Falcon, in a fight for the future of mankind. Following the cataclysmic events in New York with the Avengers, Steve Rogers, aka Captain America, is living quietly in Washington, D.C. and trying to adjust to the modern world. But when a S.H.I.E.L.D. colleague comes under attack, Steve becomes embroiled in a web of intrigue that threatens to put the entire world at risk. As the conspiracy deepens and it's no longer clear whom to trust, Captain America, Black Widow and the Falcon must join forces to overthrow their insidious enemy's most mysterious and powerful weapon yet - the Winter Soldier
Iron Man 2 by Jon Favreau( Visual )

51 editions published between 2010 and 2017 in English and Italian and held by 2,698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Now that the world knows billionaire inventor Tony Stark is the armored super hero Iron Man, his life has suddenly become even more intense. Everyone wants in on the Iron Man technology, whether for power or profit, but for Ivan Vanko, it's revenge. With Pepper Potts and James 'Rhodey' Rhodes at his side, Stark must once again suit up and face his most dangerous enemy yet
The war( Visual )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 2,605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of ordinary people in four quintessentially American towns - Waterbury, Connecticut; Mobile, Alabama; Sacramento, California; and Luverne, Minnesota - and examines the ways in which the Second World War touched the lives of every family on every street in every town in America
Marvel's The Avengers by Tom Hiddleston( Visual )

38 editions published between 2012 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nick Fury of S.H.I.E.L.D. brings together a team of superhumans to form The Avengers to help save the Earth from Loki and his army
Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children by Tim Burton( Visual )

39 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 2,570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jacob discovers clues to a mystery and stumbles upon Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children. However the mystery is deeper than he had thought, as he gets to know the residents and learn about their special powers. Jacob discovers that only his own special peculiarity can save his new friends. English for the hearing impaired, Castilian, Danish, Finnish, Italian, Norwegian and Swedish subtitles
Captain America : the first avenger by Chris Evans( Visual )

29 editions published between 2011 and 2019 in English and held by 2,542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

March, 1942. 90-pound weakling Steve Rogers doggedly attempts to enlist in the army, only to be repeatedly classified 4F. Rogers' determination and decency come to the attention of Dr. Abraham Erskine of the Strategic Scientific Reserve. Rogers is the first test subject for Erskine's super-soldier serum, which transforms him utterly. When the program is abruptly ended, Rogers becomes Captain America--touring America to sell war bonds. On a USO tour in Europe, Rogers steals the first opportunity to demonstrate his worth by tangling with Johann Schmidt, a.k.a. the Red Skull, head of Hydra, Hitler's occult research and development unit. Schmidt has discovered the tesseract cube, an enormously powerful relic of Norse mythology through which he seeks to conquer the world. Assisted by Colonel Chester Phillips, Peggy Carter, weapons contractor Howard Stark, childhood friend Bucky Barnes, and Dum Dum Doogan and his howling commandos, Steve Rogers becomes more than a propaganda tool, emerging as the true Captain America
The hateful eight by Quentin Tarantino( Visual )

59 editions published between 2015 and 2019 in 4 languages and held by 2,533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A stagecoach hurtles through the wintry Wyoming landscape. Bounty hunter John Ruth and his fugitive Daisy, race towards the town of Red Rock where Ruth, will bring Daisy to justice. Losing their lead on the blizzard, they seek refuge at Minnie's, a stagecoach stopover on a mountain pass. When they arrive at Minnie's, they are greeted not by the proprietor but by four unfamiliar faces. As the storm overtakes the mountainside stopover, our travelers come to learn they may not make it to Red Rock
The legend of Tarzan by David Yates( Visual )

67 editions published in 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It has been years since the man once known as Tarzan left the jungles of Africa behind for a gentrified life as John Clayton III, Lord Greystoke, with his beloved wife, Jane at his side. Now, he has been invited back to the Congo to serve as a trade emissary of Parliament, unaware that he is a pawn in a deadly convergence of greed and revenge, masterminded by the Belgian, Captain Leon Rom. But those behind the murderous plot have no idea what they are about to unleash
Star wars by George Lucas( Visual )

35 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the days of the Galactic Republic, two Jedi knights join forces with Queen Amidala and the young slave Anakin Skywalker to save the planet of Naboo from invasion by the Trade Federation
I am not your Negro by Raoul Peck( Visual )

60 editions published between 2016 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 2,416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using James Baldwin's unfinished final manuscript, Remember This House, this documentary follows the lives and successive assassinations of three of the author's friends, Medgar Evers, Malcolm X and Martin Luther King Jr., delving into the legacy of these iconic figures and narrating historic events using Baldwin's original words and a flood of rich archival material. An up-to-the-minute examination of race in America, this film is a journey into black history that connects the past of the Civil Rights movement to the present of #BlackLivesMatter
Kong : Skull Island by Jordan Vogt-Roberts( Visual )

71 editions published in 2017 in 4 languages and held by 2,369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A team of scientists, soldiers and adventurers explores an uncharted island in the Pacific, but their mission of discovery becomes the ultimate battle between man and nature when they venture into the domain of the mighty Kong
A time to kill by John Grisham( Visual )

63 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A murder trial brings a small Mississippi town's racial tensions to the flashpoint. Amid a frenzy of activist marches, Klan terror, media clamor and brutal riots, an unseasoned but idealistic young attorney mounts a stirring courtroom battle for justice
Coach Carter by Thomas Carter( Visual )

55 editions published between 2000 and 2019 in 6 languages and held by 2,335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspired by a true story, this inspirational account of a high school basketball coach who received high praise, and staunch criticism, for benching his entire undefeated team due to their poor academic performances
Unbreakable by M. Night Shyamalan( Visual )

79 editions published between 1985 and 2018 in 8 languages and held by 2,332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"After David Dunn emerges from a horrific train crash as the sole survivor-- and without a single scratch on him-- he meets a mysterious stranger who believes comic book heroes walk the earth. A haunting stranger whose obsession with David will change David's life forever"--Container
Kingsman : the secret service by Matthew Vaughn( Visual )

49 editions published between 2014 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 2,292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based upon the acclaimed comic book, the movie tells the story of a super-secret spy organization that recruits an unrefined but promising street kid into the agency's ultra-competitive training program just as a global threat emerges from a twisted tech genius
 
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A time to killCoach CarterContemporary Black biography, Profiles from the international Black communityFresh air : the best of stage & screenContemporary Black biography, profiles from the international Black communitySamuel L. Jackson : the unauthorized biographySamuel L. Jackson
Alternative Names
Džekson, Sėmjuel L. 1948-

Jackson, Sam.

Jackson, Sam 1948-

Jackson, Samuel.

Jackson, Samuel 1948-

Jackson, Samuel Leroy.

Jackson, Samuel Leroy 1948-

Leroy Jackson, Samuel 1948-

Samjuel L. Džekson

Samuel L. Jackson

Samuel L. Jackson acteur américain

Samuel L. Jackson Acteur et producteur de cinéma américain

Samuel L. Jackson Actor i productor de cinema americà

Samuel L. Jackson actor y productor estadounidense

Samuel L. Jackson aktor amerykański

Samuel L. Jackson American actor and film producer

Samuel L. Jackson americký herec

Samuel L. Jackson Amerikaans filmacteur

Samuel L. Jackson amerikai színész

Samuel L. Jackson amerikansk skådespelare

Samuel L. Jackson amerikansk skuespiller og filmprodusent

Samuel L. Jackson Ator estadunidense

Samuel L. Jackson attore e doppiatore statunitense

Samuel L. Jackson pemeran laki-laki asal Amerika Serikat

Samuel L. Jackson US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Samuel Leroy Jackson

Semjuels Džeksons

Σάμιουελ Λ. Τζάκσον Αμερικανός ηθοποιός

Самюъл Джаксън

Самюъл Джаксън американски актьор

Самјуел Л. Џексон

Семюел Лірой Джексон

Семюел Лірой Джексон американський актор і продюсер

Семјуел Л. Џексон

Сэмюэл Л. Джексон

Сэмюэл Л. Джексон Американский актер и продюсер

Сэмюэл Л. Джэксан

Сэмюэл Лерой Джексон

Сэмюэл Лерой Жексон

Сэмүэл Л. Жексон

Сәмүэл Лерой Җәксон

Սեմյուել Ջեքսոն

סמואל ל. ג'קסון

סמואל ל. ג'קסון שחקן אמריקאי

ساموئل ال. جکسون تهیه‌کننده، صداپیشه، و بازیگر آمریکایی

ساموێل جاکسن

سیموئل ایل جیکسن

صامويل جاكسون

सैमुएल एल॰ जैक्शन

सैम्युल एल॰ जैक्सन अमेरिकी अभिनेता तथा निर्माता

স্যামুয়েল এল. জ্যাকসন

சாமுவேல் எல். ஜாக்சன்

ซามูเอล แอล. แจ็กสัน

სამუელ ლ. ჯექსონი

სემიუელ ლეროი ჯექსონი

새뮤얼 L. 잭슨

새뮤얼 L. 잭슨 미국의 배우, 영화 제작자

サミュエル・L・ジャクソン

塞缪尔·L·杰克逊

山繆·L·傑克森

森姆·L·積遜

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