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Harris, Wood 1969-

Overview
Works: 73 works in 145 publications in 3 languages and 7,658 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biography  Interviews  Fiction  Television cop shows  Television series  Sports films  Juvenile works  History 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Wood Harris
Remember the Titans by Denzel Washington ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 1,602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A drama of forced high school integration in Alexandria, Virginia in 1971. After leading his team to fifteen winning seasons, white football coach Bill Yoast is demoted and replaced by African-American Herman Boone, tough, opinionated and as different from Yoast as could be. The two men overcome their differences and turn a group of hostile young men into champions. A rousing celebration of how a town torn apart by resentment, friction and mistrust comes together in triumphant harmony
Dredd ( Visual )
15 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,057 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The America of the post-apocalyptic future is an irradiated wasteland, a vast ultraviolent world where criminals control the mean city streets. Ultimate law enforcers like Dredd ... and his new partner, Anderson ... are Judges--the only force battling for justice. Dispatched by the central authority, the Judges' target is Ma-Ma ... a ruthless boss bent on expanding her criminal empire through sales of Slo-mo, a dangerous reality-altering drug"--Container
The wire ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 1,011 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows a single sprawling drug and murder investigation in Baltimore. Told from the point of view of both the police and their targets, where easy distinctions between good and evil are challenged at every turn
The wire ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 947 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows a single sprawling drug investigation in Baltimore, against the backdrop of the mayor's reelection campaign. Told from the point of view of both the police and their targets, where easy distinctions between good and evil are challenged at every turn
The Watsons go to Birmingham ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chronicles the ordinary interactions and everyday routines of the Watsons, an African American family living in Flint, Michigan, and how they are drastically changed after they go to visit Grandma in Alabama in the summer of 1963
The heart specialist ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Suave Harvard Medical School grad Ray Howard ... seems destined to specialize in womanizing. That is, until he heads to Florida to intern under the tutelage of chief resident Dr. Sidney Zachary... With help from his girlfriend ..., 'Dr. Z' sets out to mold Ray into a caring, responsible doctor. Along the way, he shares some important truths and a whole lot of humor in this sexy romantic comedy"--Container
Next day air ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A haze-brained couier sparks off a chain of uproarious events afer he mistakenly deliverers a package containing 10 bricks of high quality cocaine to the wrong address and into the hands of two bumbling, wannabe gangsters. But these two fools have no clue that their neighbors down the hall, the real gangster and his feisty girlfriend, are connected to the Mexican mob and will do whatever it takes to recover their package
Paid in full by Charles Stone ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ace works at a laundromat, struggling to get by, while his friend Mitch lives the high life selling heroin. Out delivering laundry one day, Ace meets Lulu, a big time coke dealer, who lives better than anyone Ace has ever known. When Lulu leaves some coke in the pocket of a coat he's having cleaned, Ace returns it to him, and Lulu rewards him for his honesty by letting him keep the drugs. The drugs and money flow, and Ace tries to keep everyone happy, but there are some who want what's his, and will stop at nothing to get it
The wire ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A horrific discovery is about to blow the whole port of Baltimore harbor inside out
The wire ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This series follows a single sprawling drug and murder investigation in Baltimore. Told from the point of view of both the police and suspects
The babymakers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After he fails to get his wife pregnant, a man recruits his friends to steal the deposit that he left at a sperm bank several years ago
The wire ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows a single sprawling drug and murder investigation in Baltimore. Told from the point of view of both the police and their targets, where easy distinctions between good and evil are challenged at every turn
Benji ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1984, 17-year-old Benjamin "Benji" Wilson Jr. was a symbol of everything promising about Chicago: a sweet-natured youngster from the city's fabled South Side, and America's top high school basketball prospect. Then, in November of his senior year, his life was abruptly and tragically cut short, sending ripples of horror through the city and the country
Hendrix ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in German and English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Raised on the wrong side of the tracks, young Jimi Hendrix knew that his music was going to be his ticket to greatness. Discovered by an unscrupulous manager and put on an exhausting world tour, Hendrix was pushed to the limit, but it paid off. Stunning audiences at Monterey and Woodstock, this groundbreaking artist was clearly on his way up, until fame led him into a dark haze of drugs and alcohol--a course which would fatally end his euphoric rise to the top
The Avon Barksdale story legends of the UNWired ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the lives of real gangsters from Baltimore, it is the first film to expose those real lives, the real people that the characters of The Wire are based upon. The real Avon 'Bodie' Barksdale tells all to his onscreen character's actor. Bodie reveals the uncensored truth about drugs, sex, violence, and death
The wire the complete series ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and German and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An urban epic set in Baltimore, where police detectives investigate cases involving the illegal drug trade, the seaport system, the city government and its bureaucracy, the school system, and the print news media
Just another day ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Young Eastie is a struggling young rapper who dreams of getting a record deal through the legendary A-Maze and finds that connecting with his hero is going to be tougher than he thinks. Even though A-Maze is at the top of the ladder, his star is falling, and he's getting desperate to hang on
4 life ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Members of an underground drug dealers organization in Baltimore vie for power and ultimately revenge
Dough Boys ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For the "Dough Boys" every day is a struggle to survive. Determined to make something of their lives, these four friends must work at any hustle that comes along, no matter how risky. But when they bite off more than they can chew, their loyal bond is tested as they fight to stay alive. Now, the rules of the street that they live by are the very rules that could destroy them
Joy Road ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Tony Smalls (Wood Harris) is a burned-out lawyer looking for a new direction in life. He's forced to put his plans on hold when his sister Nia asks him to defend her financeĢ, a gang kingpin who is under arrest for a triple murder that he says he didn't commit. Tony feels the pressure of the case when the feds and a shadowy corporation get involved, along with a private investigator who seems to be working all sides. When Nia starts an investigation of her own into the murder, it not only brings her closer to the truth--it puts both herself and Tony in harm's way"--Container cover
 
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Alternative Names
Harris, Sherwin David 1969-
Languages
English (80)
German (3)
French (2)
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