WorldCat Identities

Avery, James 1945-2013

Overview
Works: 168 works in 324 publications in 1 language and 11,986 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Comedy films  Children's films  Television comedies  Fiction  Action and adventure films  Animated television programs  Television series  Children's television programs 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Host, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about James Avery
 
Most widely held works by James Avery
Bud, not Buddy by Christopher Paul Curtis( Recording )

35 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's 1936, in Flint, Michigan. Ten-year-old Bud may be a motherless boy on the run, but he's on a mission. His momma never told him who his father was, but she left a clue: posters of Herman E. Calloway and his famous band, the Dusky Devastators of the Depression! Bud's got an idea that those posters will lead him to his father. Once he decides to hit the road and find this mystery man, nothing can stop him. BUD, NOT BUDDY is full of laugh-out-loud humor and wonderful characters, hitting the high notes of jazz and sounding the deeper tones of the Great Depression
Wish I was here( Visual )

6 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 812 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"If this movie amounts to an elongated sitcom, it's a pretty good sitcom."--New York Post
Raise your voice by Sweet Honey in the Rock (Musical group)( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A small-town girl who dreams of becoming a singer enrolls in a prestigious summer music camp in Los Angeles
A history of black achievement in America( Visual )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This original eight-part series on four volumes documents black achievement in American history, its defining role in the growth of the country, and its influence on current events. The series highlights the many contributions of black Americans that have influenced and shaped the history of the United States
The fresh prince of Bel-Air( Visual )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When a brash street kid from Philly moves to a Left Coast zip code even posher than 90210, cultures are sure to clash."
Dr. Dolittle 2 by Steven Carr( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... Dr. Dolittle plays Cupid to a bumbling circus bear to help a group of forest creatures save their habitat. With the aid of his mangy, madcap animal friends, Dolittle must teach this overgrown teddy the ways of true romance in time to save his species and his home!"--Container
Simple justice( Visual )

9 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 447 WorldCat member 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
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles by Jim Henson( Visual )

4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After wading in a puddle of radioactive waste, these radical reptiles are transformed into New York City's greatest crime-fighting quartet
The fresh prince of Bel-Air by Will Smith( Visual )

10 editions published between 2005 and 2017 in English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Season 2, Bel-Air is starting to feel like the hood for Will. His Philly roots run deep, but even a street-smart rapper can wrap his mind around croissants and credit cards, and his arms around upscale hotties. Includes all 24 episodes
Midnight ramble : Oscar Micheaux and the story of race movies( Visual )

9 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary recounting the history of the independent film industry that produced close to 500 "race movies" for African-American audiences between 1910 and 1940. Focuses especially on the work of Oscar Micheaux, a controversial filmmaker who wrote, produced, and directed over 40 features
The fresh prince of Bel-Air( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2017 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Will and Carlton enter the University of Los Angeles, home of the Peacocks--and college life is fly. Gorgeous coeds, their own place, fraternity parties, and even some education
The fresh prince of Bel-Air( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There's plenty of hip-hoppenin' when Philip runs for Superior Court judge, Vivian develops a taste for sardines and Rocky Road, Hilary lands a gig as a TV weather reporter, and Will is ready to graduate and is checking out colleges
Fresh prince of Bel-Air( Visual )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2017 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An inner-city teenager from Philly is sent by his mother to live with his relatives in Bel-Air, and everybody is in for a surprise. This season, Will meets Lisa, falls in love, gets engaged, and elopes. Carlton finds his soul sister through online dating. In one of the series' most memorable episodes, Will grapples with a bullet with his name on it
Teenage mutant ninja turtles( Visual )

2 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles are bursting straight out of the sewer and ready for some mind-blowing mutant-morphing pizza-powered action! Raphael, Donatello, Michelangelo, and Leonardo continue their epic quest to battle evil in the Complete Season Three Collection, featuring 47 out-of-the-shell episodes. Join the green machine and their friends as they help to save the world against Krang, Shredder, Bebop and Rocksteady one slice at a time
The fresh prince of Bel-Air by Will Smith( Visual )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lot's happened since Will's life go flipped, turned upside down and he showed up at the Banks' Bel-Air doorstep. And the final season keeps the fun rollin' with hip comedy style, phat one-liners, a not-to-be-missed blooper episode and a fabulous array of guest stars
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve episodes from the television series about pizza-loving teenaged turtles fighting their nemesis, the evil Shredder
Steppin'( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of college students get ready for the fight of their life ... when fraternities and sororities battle it out in a step show competition
Game day( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Game day" is a story of teamwork and perseverance based on the childhood of National Football League stars and twin brothers Tiki and Ronde Barber. Viewers meet Ashley and Kristen, Olympic hopefuls, who are 14 year old twins training for the Olympics in a swimming competition and Daniel who is working on his abilities since a brain injury at age 12. Reviewed books are "The Blue ribbon day" by Katie Couric, "Winners never quit" by Mia Hamm, and "Pecorino plays ball" by Alan Madison
The historymakers talking truth( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Russell Simmons Higher Self Series. This third volume focuses on possessing the courage to fight for your dreams. Through a series of real-life stories and experiences, this documentary illustrates great courage of African Americans
The historymakers talking truth. Faith( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Russell Simmons Higher Self Series. This second volume centers on the importance of faith in both oneself and a higher being to achieve the impossible. Through a series of real-life stories and experiences, explore the strength of faith
 
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Bud, not Buddy
Alternative Names
Avery James L. 1948-2013

Ceyms Avery

James Avery

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James L. Avery

Джеймс Ейвъри

Эйвери, Джеймс

Ջեյմս Էյվերի

ג'יימס אייברי

ג'יימס אייברי שחקן אמריקאי

جيمس أفيري

جيمس أفيري ممثل أمريكي

جیمز اوری (هنرپیشه) فیلمنامه‌نویس، بازیگر، شاعر، و صداپیشه آمریکایی

제임스 에이버리

ジェームズ・アヴェリー (俳優)

詹姆斯·艾弗里

Languages
English (117)

Covers
Fresh prince of Bel-Air