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Jackson, Samuel L.

Overview
Works: 1,013 works in 4,832 publications in 9 languages and 145,625 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Science fiction films  Superhero films  Film adaptations  History  Western films  Comedy films  Animated films  Fantasy films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author of screenplay, Director, Author, Producer, Speaker, Other, Interviewee, vac, Singer, Contributor, Commentator, Composer, Costume designer, Artist
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Samuel L Jackson
Marvel's The Avengers by Joss Whedon( Visual )

51 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 4,903 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Tony Stark tries to jumpstart a dormant peacekeeping program, things go awry and Earth's Mightiest Heroes, including Iron Man, Captain America, Thor, The Incredible Hulk, Black Widow and Hawkeye, are put to the ultimate test as the fate of the planet hangs in the balance. As the villainous Ultron emerges, it is up to The Avengers to stop him from enacting his terrible plans, and soon uneasy alliances and unexpected action pave the way for an epic and unique global adventure
Pulp fiction by Quentin Tarantino( Visual )

294 editions published between 1993 and 2017 in 9 languages and held by 4,401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lives of two mob hit men, a boxer, a gangster's wife, and a pair of diner bandits intertwine in four tales of violence and redemption
The Incredibles by Brad Bird( Visual )

83 editions published between 2003 and 2018 in 7 languages and held by 4,398 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 )

80 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 3,826 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 )

102 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 3,396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As imminent conflict brews between the powerful Trade Federation and the peaceful planet of Naboo, Jedi Master Qui-Gon Jinn and his apprentice Obi-Wan Kenobi travel to Naboo to warn the Queen of the galactic fallout which is to follow. Eventually, Naboo is invaded forcing the Jedis to evacuate the planet with the Queen and her court. They travel to the desert planet of Tatooine where they meet a slave boy called Anakin Skywalker who is evidently one with the Force. They enlist his help in fighting the war, while the Jedis confront one of the Dark Jedis behind the invasion, Darth Maul, while his master Darth Sidious continues to lead the invasion as a "phantom" behind the scenes
Django Unchained by Quentin Tarantino( Visual )

62 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,910 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Tarantino gives us an American Spaghetti Western that's a bloody good time from start to finish."--Richard Roeper
The war by Philip G Atwell( Visual )

11 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 2,809 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Six years in the making, this epic 15 hour film focuses on the stories of citizens from four geographically distributed American towns -- Waterbury, Connecticut; Mobile, Alabama; Sacramento, California; and the tiny farming town of Luverne, Minnesota. These four communities stand in for -- and could represent -- any town in the United States that went through the war's four devastating years. Individuals from each community take the viewer through their own personal and quite often harrowing journey into war, painting vivid portraits of how the war dramatically altered their lives and those of their neighbors, as well as the country that helped to save for generations to come"--Container
Iron Man 2 by Jon Favreau( Visual )

42 editions published between 2010 and 2017 in English and held by 2,734 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
XXX by Lee Tamahori( Visual )

34 editions published between 2002 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 2,695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Xander is a notorious underground thrill-seeker who, until now, has been deemed untouchable by the law. But when he goes over the line with his latest stunt, he's faced with two options - either infiltrate a ruthless Russian crime ring for the government, or go to jail. Xander turns spy and now this new breed of secret agent is out to take down the enemies of justice with his own style of no-holds-barred action
Captain America : by Anthony Russo( Visual )

42 editions published between 2014 and 2017 in English and French and held by 2,629 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, a.k.a. 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
Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children by Tim Burton( Visual )

42 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and French and held by 2,552 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
The hateful eight by Quentin Tarantino( Visual )

55 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,512 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
Captain America : the first avenger by Chris Evans( Visual )

22 editions published between 2011 and 2017 in English and held by 2,482 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 legend of Tarzan by David Yates( Visual )

62 editions published in 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,392 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
A time to kill by John Grisham( Visual )

59 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 2,366 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 )

54 editions published between 2000 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 2,346 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
Star wars( Visual )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 2,289 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
Kingsman : the secret service by Matthew Vaughn( Visual )

51 editions published between 2014 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 2,261 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
I am not your Negro by Raoul Peck( Visual )

51 editions published between 2016 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 2,245 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 )

60 editions published in 2017 in 4 languages and held by 2,226 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
 
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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 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

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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