WorldCat Identities

Foster, Gloria 1936-2001

Works: 66 works in 162 publications in 4 languages and 8,826 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Science fiction films  Dystopian films  Film sequels  Documentary television programs  Short films  Animated films  Fantasy films  Dystopian plays  Film series 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Narrator, Singer, Interviewee, Speaker, Commentator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Gloria Foster
The matrix reloaded by Andy Wachowski( Visual )

36 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 2,815 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In an attempt to stop the machines from attacking the refugee city of Zion, Neo and his team seek the Keymaker, a program that can give Neo access to the Source, the heart of the machine mainframe. Meanwhile the program Smith, which has freed itself from the system's control, begins to replicate itself by taking over other programs
The matrix by Lilly Wachowski( Visual )

21 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 2,586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Neo (Reeves)-mild-mannered software author by day, feared hacker by night-is recruited into a cell of cyber-rebels, led by Morpheus (Fishburne) and the warrior Trinity (Moss). They have made a fundamental discovery about the world: It does not exist. It is only a seedy utopia where humanity is preserved, protected, and endlessly recycled by a mega-computer. Cypher (Pantoliano) turns traitorous for access to comforts unmatched by the drab post-apocalyptic real world, while Agent Smith (Weaving) dismisses humans as "a plague"--For which non-organic life is "the cure."
Nothing but a man( Visual )

8 editions published between 1964 and 2004 in English and held by 853 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set against the stirrings of the civil rights movement and a rising wave of burgeoning Black pride. This tells the story of Duff, a railroad section hand who is forced to confront racial prejudice and self-denial when he falls in love with Josie, an educated preacher's daughter. An uplifting story about a man and a woman whose love overcomes racial and class barriers
The House of Dies Drear by Virginia Hamilton( Visual )

4 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and held by 589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story about the secrets walled within an old house reaches back to the days of slavery and underground railroads
Christianity : the first two thousand years( Visual )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tracks the evolution of the Christian faith from the Crucifixion to the Crusades and from the Reformation to the sweeping changes of Vatican II. Draws on ancient texts, the Scriptures, commentary from renowned scholars, and visits to historic sites to chronicle the events and personalities that shaped the history of Christianity
A history of God( Visual )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses balanced text analysis, archaeological insights, and more to chronicle humanity's elusive quest to know the God at the heart of the world's three great monotheistic religions--Christianity, Islam, and Judaism
Christianity : the second millennium( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This narration of the history of Christianity includes important persons and events involved in the shaping of a faith, utilizing historical documents, reenactments, and commentary from scholars
To all my friends on shore( Visual )

6 editions published between 1972 and 2006 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bill Cosby stars as Blue, an inner-city father struggling to save enough money to buy a house for his family. His obsession with money causes him to neglect his family. When his son (Dennis Hines) is diagnosed with fatal sickle-cell anemia, Blue realizes his priorities need to change
The Angel Levine( Visual )

4 editions published between 1970 and 2000 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A touching, humorous film about Morris Mishkin, an elderly Jew whose life experiences have left him an embittered agnostic. Into Mishkin's life floats Alexander Levine, a black Jewish angel, who must convince the old man that life has value else Levine will never earn his wings
Christianity : The Second Millenium( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of Christianity from the Crusades and the Reformation to the sweeping changes of Vatican II
The history of Christianity( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a collection of programs tracing the history of Christianity from the birth of Jesus to the present. Also includes a documentary covering the history of the Crusades
On my own at 107 : [reflections on life without Bessie] by Sarah Louise Delany( Recording )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sadie Delaney relates what it's been like living without her sister who died in 1995, recounting memories and loving stories of Bessie from her first year alone
A Hand is on the gate by Roscoe Lee Browne( Recording )

3 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leonard part 6( Visual )

2 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in French and English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cosby plays an ex-secret agent turned restaurateur who must save the world from the evil Medusa while winning back his ex-wife and saving his daughter from an unwise marriage
Man and boy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In post-Civil War Arizona, a tough ex-union army cavalryman and his family settle down on a few acres of virgin desert to make a home, only to wind up in a showdown with a murdering robber sought by the law and bounty hunters all over the west
Selected shorts. a celebration of the short story( Recording )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Man and boy( Visual )

2 editions published between 1985 and 1996 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A black Civil War veteran is trying to plant roots under the scorching sun of the Arizona frontier. A horse, that a kindly neighbor gives him, is stolen, and the man and his son embark on a dangerous mission to get it back. Many hostile obstacles force young Billy to grow up fast
The Animatrix by Andy Jones( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Neo, Trinity, and Morpheus continue to lead the revolt against the Machine Army. In their quest to save the human race from extinction, they gain greater insight into the construction of The Matrix and Neo's pivotal role in the fate of mankind
Locations of the m/othership : black women as fugitive archetype of resistance( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Avant-garde film incorporating music, poetry and visuals to explore aspects of Black women
Simplicity One Day at a Time : 365 Ways to Simplify, Organize, and Balance Your Life by Gloria Foster( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

""Simplicity One Day at a Time"" offers 365 suggestions, tips, and creative ideas to help simplify, organize, and balance one's life. ""Ideas for the Everyday"" sets goals of becoming more organized and in control. ""Your Home"" and ""Your Family"" chapters affirm these important and high priority areas of life. ""Time for You"" includes ideas to help stay b
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Nothing but a man
Alternative Names
Gloria Foster actrice américaine

Gloria Foster actriz estadounidense

Gloria Foster aktorka amerykańska

Gloria Foster ameerika näitleja

Gloria Foster Amerikaans acteur

Gloria Foster Amerikaans actrice

Gloria Foster amerikansk skådespelare

Gloria Foster amerikansk skodespelar

Gloria Foster amerikansk skuespiller

Gloria Foster amerikāņu aktieris

Gloria Foster attrice statunitense

Gloria Foster US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Gloria Foster yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

Γκλόρια Φόστερ

Глория Фостер

Фостер, Глория

גלוריה פוסטר

גלוריה פוסטר שחקנית אמריקאית

گلوریا فاستر بازیگر آمریکایی

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English (105)

German (5)

Chinese (1)

French (1)

Nothing but a manThe Animatrix