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Billings, Earl

Overview
Works: 8 works in 24 publications in 1 language and 3,649 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Biography  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Actor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Earl Billings
Antwone Fisher by Antwone Quenton Fisher ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 1,960 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Antwone Fisher, 25, is a gentle, soft-spoken seaman in the Navy. Unless he feels he's been disrespected--which prompts furious, violent outbursts that put him on the brink of a dishonorable discharge. Ordered to see a psychiatrist, eventually the story of his childhood in a foster home, where he was both beaten and sexually abused, comes out. Dr. Davenport argues that Antwone needs to deal with his past, find his family, and attain closure. For Antwone, the journey proves agonizing and freeing, as he puts his past behind him and graduates into responsible manhood
American splendor by Robert Pulcini ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 1,488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story of a little-known working-class everyman, and first-class curmudgeon, Harvey Pekar, who creates underground comic books. Stars Paul Giamatti
Christmas at Water's Edge ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this contemporary variation on the Christmas Carol story, spoiled, wealthy college girl Layla Turner feels that Christmas usually means designer wrapping paper and holiday gift bags from Bloomingdale's. But this year, Layla will learn the true meaning of the season when an angel in disguise arrives with a very special mission: to turn this pampered brat into a caring young woman
Nails ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Harry "Nails" Niles becomes immersed in the crime-infested streets of Los Angeles, after his buddy is killed in an ambush, arranged by a powerful drug smuggler
Qpid and, the drumhead ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Qpid (stardate 44741.9): When the Enterprise hosts an archeological symposium, Captain Picard rekindles his romance with Vash, a beautiful archeologist he once met while on vacation. But their relationship becomes strained when Vash discovers that Picard has never mentioned her to his friends. Unbeknownst to both of them, the mischievous Q has been watching their argument and sets in motion another one of his devious schemes. The drumhead (stardate 44769.2): Tension mounts aboard the Enterprise when retired Admiral Norah Satie arrives to assist in the investigation of J'Dan, a visiting Klingon officer accused of spying. Satie quickly extracts a confession from the Klingon, but she believes he did not act alone and the hunt for his accomplice begins
El triunfo del espíritu: Antwone Fisher by Denzel Washington ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Una conmovedora historia de supervivencia y triunfo. Inspirada en las verdaderas experiencias de Antwone Fisher, esta historia narra las desventuras de un perturbado marino que debido a su volatil temperamento, es enviado a ver un psiquiatra naval. Pronto descubrirá que apenas cruce el umbral de la oficina del doctor, comenzará una impresionante jornada emocional hacia la confrontación de su doloroso pasado y el restablecimiento de lazos con la familia que nunca conoció
South central ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
"In the past 8 years, the Fox Broadcasting Company has made a tremendous effort to produce minority programming on an ongoing basis. Almost every year the network has been in existence, there has been a show on Fox that has been created for a multi-cultural audience. In addition to hiring actors from a multitude of races, Fox has also made it a point to hire a predominantly mixed group of staff members on each show as well"--1994 Peabody Awards entry form excerpt
Spring whispers : for the piano by Earl Billings ( )
1 edition published in 1920 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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Languages
English (23)