Most widely held works about Andre Braugher
Most widely held works by Andre Braugher
Muhammad legacy of a prophet ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 1,529 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of the seventh century prophet who changed world history in 23 years, and continues to shape the lives of more than 1.2 billion people. The film takes viewers not only to ancient Middle Eastern sites where Muhammad's story unfolds, but into the homes, mosques and workplaces of some of America's estimated seven million Muslims to discover the many ways in which they follow Muhammad's example.
Cross fire by James Patterson ( Recording )
15 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,360 libraries worldwide
Alex Cross and Bree Stone's wedding plans are put on indefinite hiatus when a crooked congressman and a shady lobbyist are assassinated in Washington, D.C. As he quarrels with FBI Agent Max Siegel over jurisdiction and control of the investigations, the murders continue and Alex realizes that the killer must be someone close to the case. To make matters worse, Kyle "'The Mastermind" Craig has returned and will stop at nothing until Alex is dead.
Fantastic 4. Rise of the Silver Surfer ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 1,301 libraries worldwide
When the Silver Surfer arrives on Earth, army General Hager demands that Reed Richards create a sensor to track him and find out what he's doing on Earth. The only problem is that Richards is helping Sue Storm plan their rescheduled wedding. Ben Grimm is heating up his relationship with Alicia and Johnny Storm is trying to get sponsorships and girls. Returning is Victor Von Doom, who gladly offers to assist the military in figuring out what the Silver Surfer is all about.
The murder of Emmett Till ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 1,269 libraries worldwide
The murder of 14-year-old Emmett Till, a black boy who whistled at a white woman in a Mississippi grocery store in 1955, was a powerful catalyst for the civil rights movement. Although Till's killers were apprehended, they were quickly acquitted by an all-white, all-male jury and proceeded to sell their story to a journalist, providing grisly details of the murder. Three months after Till's body was recovered, the Montgomery Bus Boycott began.
City of angels ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and German and held by 1,235 libraries worldwide
Seth is an angel who must decide if he'll forsake his immortality and become human on the chance that the woman of his dreams might love him. That woman is Maggie, a pragmatic heart surgeon who doesn't believe in angels until she meets Seth.
The Tuskegee airmen ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and held by 1,220 libraries worldwide
It is 1943 and the Germans are winning the Second World War as the U.S. suffers huge losses on the ground and in the air. Four newly recruited pilots are united by a desire to serve their country, at a time when Black flyers are not welcomed in the Air Force. Now, through the brutal demands of their training, to the perils of flying over nations at war, the men they call "The Tuskegee Airmen" must undertake the riskiest mission of their lives--to prove to America that courage knows no color. Their success could earn them respect, save lives and help win a terrible war. Their failure could destroy more hopes and dreams than their own.
Scottsboro an American tragedy ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 1,214 libraries worldwide
"In March 1931, two white women stepped from a boxcar in Paint Rock, Alabama to make a shocking accusation: they had been raped by nine black teenagers on the train. So began one of the most significant legal fights of the twentieth century. The trials of the nine young men would draw North and South into their sharpest conflict since the Civil War, yield two momentous Supreme Court decisions and give birth to the civil rights movement."--Container.
Frequency ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 1,086 libraries worldwide
John discovers the ability to talk to his father. who's been dead for 30 years. His attempts to change the past go awry as they set in motion a string of brutal, unsolved murders. Now they're fighting to find a way to stop the crime that could destroy the future for both of them.
Salt ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,072 libraries worldwide
As a CIA officer, Evelyn Salt swore an oath to duty, honor and country. Her loyalty will be tested when a defector accuses her of being a Russian spy. Salt goes on the run, using all her skills and years of experience as a covert operative to elude capture. Her efforts to prove her innocence only serve to cast doubt on her motives, as the hunt to uncover the truth behind her identity continues.
The mist ( Visual )
6 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 949 libraries worldwide
When Dave Drayton notices a strange mist on the lake, he does not think much of it. Later, when his son, Billy, his neighbor Brent Norton, and he travel to the grocery store, strange things begin to happen. On their way to the market, they see the army, the local firefighters, and the police heading toward the mist. When he sees this, Brent mentions something about "Project Arrowhead," a secret military plan that no one knows about. When an elderly man runs into the market with a bloody nose, declaring that something is in the mist, the store immediately becomes besieged by otherworldly creatures which the shoppers and employees must battle.
Standing in the shadows of Motown ( Visual )
13 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 908 libraries worldwide
The story of the Funk Brothers, the group of musicians that played on every single hit Motown record from the label's beginnings to 1972. Inspired by the book "Standing in the shadows of Motown" by Allan "Dr. Licks" Slutsky.
Get on the bus ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 706 libraries worldwide
Follows a group of different men traveling from Los Angeles to the march in Washington, D.C. On the way they will make friends, make enemies, and make history.
Gentlemen of the road [a tale of adventure by Michael Chabon ( Recording )
9 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 643 libraries worldwide
A physician and an ex-soldier travel together making their way through the Caucasus Mountains, circa a.d. 950. They meet a prince of the Khazar Empire who was usurped by his uncle and he enlists their help to regain his throne.
Passengers ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 592 libraries worldwide
After a plane crash, Claire, a young therapist, is assigned by her mentor to counsel the flight's five survivors. They share their recollections of the incident. Some say there was an explosion, but the airline claims it never happened. Claire becomes intrigued by Eric, the most secretive of the passengers. Despite her better judgment, her professional relationship with him blossoms into a romance. Then the survivors begin to disappear mysteriously, one by one. Claire suspects that Eric may hold all the answers and becomes determined to uncover the truth, no matter the consequences.
The color of water a Black man's tribute to his white mother by James McBride ( Recording )
10 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 566 libraries worldwide
Tells of his mother's life as a daughter of an angry, failed Orthodox Jewish rabbi who runs away and marries a black man, also discussing his struggle with drugs and racial identity.
Glory ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 556 libraries worldwide
Based on the true story of the first black regiment to fight for the North in the Civil War. Robert Gould Shaw and Cabot Forbes are two idealistic young Bostonians that lead the regiment; Sergeant Major John Rawlins is the inspiration who unites the troops; Private Trip is a runaway slave who joins the regiment.
Simple justice ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and held by 551 libraries worldwide
Docudrama recounts the remarkable legal strategy and social struggle that resulted in the U.S. Supreme Court's landmark ruling in Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka.
Ralph Ellison an American journey ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 504 libraries worldwide
"First documentary on one of the most gifted and intellectually provocative authors of modern American literature ... presents the first scenes ever filmed from Ellison's landmark novel, Invisible man"--Container.
The Andromeda strain ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 389 libraries worldwide
When a mysterious virus is brought to Earth by a returning satellite, an elite and dedicated squad of scientists assembles to search for the truth and stop the mutating killer before it ends life on Earth.
10, 000 black men named George ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 304 libraries worldwide
The true story of the formation of the first black-controlled union, the Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters. Asa Philip Randolph, a black journalist establishes a voice for the forgotten workers of the Pullman Rail Company, were all black porters were simply named "George", after George Pullman, the first person to employ emancipated slaves.
Action and adventure films Aeronautics, American military African American detectives African Americans--Crimes against African American teenage boys Alabama--Scottsboro Angels Audiobooks Biographical television programs Biography Cross, Alex (Fictitious character) Documentary films Documentary films Documentary television programs Drama Employees Fantastic Four (Fictitious characters) Feature films Feature films Fiction Fiction films Film adaptations Films for the hearing impaired Historical films History Homicide investigation Islam Lynching Man-woman relationships Maryland--Baltimore Military participation--African American Mississippi Muḥammad,--Prophet,--d. 632 Murder--Investigation Nonfiction television programs Psychological fiction Psychopaths Science fiction films Scottsboro Trial (Alabama : 1931) Snipers Television programs Thrillers (Motion pictures) Till, Emmett,--1941-1955 United States United States.--Federal Bureau of Investigation Video recordings--for the hearing impaired War films Washington (D.C.) Weddings World War (1939-1945)
Braugher, André, 1962-
Braugher, Andre K., 1962-
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