WorldCat Identities

Harris, Julius W.

Works: 32 works in 93 publications in 4 languages and 3,616 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Spy films  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Blaxploitation films  Detective and mystery films  Comedy films  Fantasy comedies (Motion pictures)  Animated films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Julius W Harris
Nothing but a man( Visual )

9 editions published between 1964 and 2004 in English and held by 846 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
Super fly by Gordon Parks( Visual )

14 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and French and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Harlem cocaine dealer tries to set up one last big drug deal before he retires, but is thwarted by double-crossers
The taking of Pelham One Two Three by Joseph Sargent( Visual )

2 editions published between 1974 and 2000 in English and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walter Matthau stars as a New York transit cop who must keep gunmen who've hijacked a subway car from killing hostages if their $1,000,000 ransom demand is not met within an hour
Live and let die by Guy Hamilton( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Bond battles the forces of black magic that hurtles him from the streets of New York City to Louisiana's bayou country. With charm, wit and deadly assurance, James takes on a powerful drug lord with a diabolical scheme to conquer the world
¡Alambrista! = The illegal by Robert M Young( Visual )

3 editions published between 1977 and 2012 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Five representative shows of the Visions series. Each one is an original drama by an American contemporary writer. 'Alambrista!' deals with an illegal alien"--1977 Peabody Awards entry form excerpt
Black Caesar by Larry Cohen( Visual )

15 editions published between 1973 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fred Williamson is "imposing, tough and unflappable" as a street kid who muscles his way into the big time mob racket
Shaft by Gordon Parks( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shaft: John Shaft, a private investigator, is hired by a Harlem crime boss to find his kidnapped daughter. During his investigation, Shaft uncovers a Mafia plot to take over a chunk of the Black underworld's uptown territory
Let's do it again( Visual )

4 editions published between 1975 and 2004 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Working class brothers swindle big time gamblers to save their fraternal lodge in the second pairing of Poitier and Cosby (Uptown Saturday Night)
Hell up in Harlem( Visual )

7 editions published between 1988 and 2017 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this sequel to Black Caesar, Tommy Gibbs (Fred Williamson), after recovering from an assassination attempt, begins campaigning to recover his position as lord of the Harlem underworld
Goldfinger by Guy Hamilton( Visual )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

007 is sent to stop a diabolically brilliant heroin magnate armed with a complex organization and a reliable psychic tarot card reader
Cotton comes to Harlem ; Hell up in Harlem( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains two feature films including "Cotton Comes to Harlem," about a couple of detectives who investigate a minister's charity campaign; and "Hell Up in Harlem," about a man who is hunted by the mob after he discovers a ledger with the names of every crooked police officer and public official on the mob's payroll
Trouble man( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Cold as ice, hard as steel, and dressed to thrill, a private investigator known oly as "Mr. T" (Robert Hooks) is hired by two thugs to fing out who's stealing from their gambling operation. Armed with dealy martial arts mastery and an arsenal of weapons, T battles his way through a dangerous maze of violence, turf wars and even murder--while still finding time for the ladies"--Container
Maniac cop 3 : badge of silence( Visual )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When Officer Kate Sullivan storms a hostage situation, the whole incident is captured on tape by an unscrupulous media crew who edit the footage to show Kate killing a helpless victim. Now in a coma, Kate's only hope is Detective Sean McKinney, who desperately tries to clear her name. But unbeknownst to him, 'Maniac Cop' Matt Cordell takes it upon himself to exact revenge upon those responsible for smearing her name"--Container
Shrunken heads( Visual )

2 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspired by their favorite comic book heroes, young Tommy and his pals start cleaning up their menacing neighborhood by busting the local street punks. But the three youths run into big trouble from the local crime boss and all-around bully, who kills the trio. That is, until Mr. Sumatra, a retired voodoo specialist, revives the three boys. Empowered beyond their wildest dreams, the three take on the bully and her gang
Enchanted by Kevin Lima( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Originally released in 1983, shot in 35MM and rerecorded in England in Dolby Stereo by the man that invented the Dolby system, The Enchanted is a timeless classic that played successfully at Cannes, the Miami Film Festival, the USA Film Festival in Dallas and in a worldwide release from 1983-2005 through Castle Hill and Manley International. This is the first time this unique Florida Folk mystery has ever been available to the Home Video/DVD market."--Container
King Kong by John Guillermin( Visual )

2 editions published between 1976 and 2005 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Un zoólogo en la búsqueda de un monstruo prehistórico aborda clandestinamente un barco que rescata a la bella Dwan sobreviviente de un naufragio. Esto sucede en la Isla del Cráneo de King Kong y comienza la historia de aventuras y de un amor imposible. Desde la Polinesia hasta el World Trade Center de Nueva York se despliega una fantástica producción de efectos especiales con un King Kong de 16 metros donde cada uno de sus movimientos es controlado por 20 operadores". -- Envase
Frank's place( Visual )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Cool, an orphan hired by Frank's father out of the St. Teresa Home for Children, is 21 years old and beginning to chafe at being treated like a child. He is ambitious and wants to be a businessman. While trying to sell musk-scented car cologne after work, he is recruited as a mule by a cocaine-selling gang that works out of a shoeshine business belonging to Mr. Kicks. Meanwhile, Frank is preoccupied with restaurant cost control, which he has learned about from his books and from a correspondence course. He drives Big Arthur and Shorty crazy trying to figure out exactly how much the ingredients of the gumbo cost. Then he orders the staff to sell the gumbo in a 6 oz. bowl instead of an 8 oz. bowl in order to increase the profit. When Miss Marie protests that "that bowl business is wrong. That's trickin' people," Frank refuses to listen. Then he discovers that the staff is giving the gumbo to customers as a "lagniappe," which, his New Orleans dictionary informs him, is "an extra or unexpected free gift." Cool's first task is to deliver some cocaine to three people staying in a hotel. He collects his $3,000 and is offered some cocaine by Homer, the 16-year-old gang member who has recruited him, who drives a red 1956 Cadillac Fleetwood
Vive y deja morir( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Roger Moore debuta como agente 007 en una isla de Jamaica para investigar la muerte de tres agentes del Servicio Británico y tras una trepidante persecución en lancha motora, se sucederán las aventuras
Live and let die by Guy Hamilton( Visual )

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

Casse dans la ville( Visual )

1 edition published in 1986 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

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Nothing but a man
Alternative Names
Harris Julius 1923-2004

Julius Harris acteur américain

Julius Harris Amerikaans acteur (1923-2004)

Julius Harris amerikansk skådespelare

Julius Harris amerikansk skuespiller

Julius Harris US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Джулиус Харрис

جولیوس هریس بازیگر آمریکایی