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Lassiter, James

Overview
Works: 37 works in 187 publications in 5 languages and 16,701 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Science fiction films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Interviews  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Musical films 
Roles: Producer, fmp
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by James Lassiter
I am legend by Francis Lawrence( Visual )

37 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in English and Chinese and held by 3,118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert Neville is the last human survivor in what is left of New York City. A pandemic has left only 1% of the population alive and most of those who survived are no longer human. The infected, now lurking in the shadows, watch Neville's every move. Perhaps mankind's last, best hope, Neville is driven by the only one remaining mission: to find a way to reverse the effects of the virus using his own immune blood
The pursuit of happyness by Gabriele Muccino( Visual )

18 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 2,362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chris Gardner is an intelligent, energetic guy who can't catch a break. In the sluggish Bay Area economy of 1981, he's losing ground, by investing all his family's money in high cost bone-density scanners. His wife leaves him, he loses his apartment, and with his 5-year-old son in tow joins the ranks of the homeless, if not the hopeless. Bounced from shelter to shelter, he finds himself a single dad who has to support and care for a young child. Impressing a Dean Witter higher-up by solving a Rubik's cube during a taxi ride, Chris gets a place in a stockbroker-training program. But internships don't pay, and there's no guarantee he'll be offered a job at the end of it. Against all odds, he pushes toward success, and eventually turns his life around
Hancock by Peter Berg( Visual )

16 editions published in 2008 in 3 languages and held by 2,249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Hancock is an unhappy and reluctant superhero who is depressed and has drinks heavily. He has saved many lives in Los Angeles, but in doing so, he has no regards for the damages he causes. The public has had enough of Hancock. Then one day, Hancock saves the life of Ray Embrey from being hit by a train. Ray is a public relations executive who now can go home to his wife and child, thanks to Hancock. Ray owes Hancock his life, and he makes it his mission to change his superhero's image. Ray's wife doesn't want Hancock around and makes certain that Hancock knows it
Annie by Jamie Foxx( Visual )

21 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,838 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When mayoral candidate Will Stacks takes in foster kid Annie, neither can imagine how this campaign move will change both their lives
Seven pounds by Gabriele Muccino( Visual )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,816 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tim Thomas was a gifted aerospace engineer with a beautiful wife. Then, while using his cell phone while driving, his car wandered across lanes and he became responsible for the deaths of 7 others, including his wife. Unable to forgive himself, Tim sets out to give "pounds of flesh" that will give new life to 7 deserving individuals to make up for the 7 lives he destroyed. Tim intends to kill himself and to bestow gifts to 7 worthy people, which includes body organs and material possessions. He personally investigates 7 people to verify that they are indeed the right people he should help and plans to have his best friend see that his wishes are carried out after he is dead. When he begins to fall in love with one of the people he is trying to help, his plan threatens to unravel
Hitch by Tan na( Visual )

10 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While helping his latest client woo the fine lady of his dreams, a professional "date doctor" finds that his game doesn't quite work on the gossip columnist with whom he's smitten
This means war by McG( Visual )

2 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 1,185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"FDR (Chris Pine) and Tuck (Tom Hardy) are covert CIA operatives and best buddies-- until they both fall for charming and sexy Lauren (Reese Witherspoon). Their friendship is put to the ultimate test as they wage an epic battle for her affection, using their surveillance skills and an array of high-tech gadgetry. May the best spy win!"--Container
Lakeview Terrace by Neil LaBute( Visual )

11 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a newlywed couple becomes the target of their neighbor, a police officer who is harassing them, they decide to fight back
Saving Face by Alice Wu( Visual )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and French and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wilhelmina is a Chinese-American lesbian and a young surgeon who has kept her sexual orientation secret from her conservative Chinese community in New York. She has a new romance with Vivian who is a ballet dancer and the daughter of Wil's boss. But when her widowed mother becomes pregnant and is kicked out by her own parents, Wil suddenly has to juggle her mother's secrets with her own
Ali by Michael Mann( Visual )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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The secret life of bees by Gina Prince-Bythewood( Visual )

14 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lily Owens is a young girl who lives on the peach farm that her abusive father owns. Rosaleen is a black woman hired by Lily's father to be a stand in mother for Lilly. Rosaleen insults some of the biggest racists in their town. Lily and Rosaleen run away to a town Lily believes that her mother once lived in. They go to live with the three Boatwright sisters on their honey farm. She finds solace in their mesmerizing world of beekeeping
After Earth by M. Night Shyamalan( Visual )

5 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nova Prime has become mankind's new home. Legendary General Cypher Raige returns from an extended tour of duty to his estranged family, ready to be a father to his son, Kitai. When an asteroid storm damages Cypher and Kitai's craft, they crash-land on a now unfamiliar and dangerous Earth. As his father lies dying in the cockpit, Kitai must trek across the hostile terrain to recover their rescue beacon
The book of Eli ; I am legend( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I am legend: Robert Neville is the last human survivor in what is left of New York City. A pandemic has left only 1% of the population alive and most of those who survived are no longer human. The infected, now lurking in the shadows, watch Neville's every move. Perhaps mankind's last, best hope, Neville is driven by the only one remaining mission: to find a way to reverse the effects of the virus using his own immune blood
ATL( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The airport designation for Atlanta is ATL. That is where orphaned 17-year-old Rashad lives with his younger brother Anton and uncle George. They're poor like most Southside families, but they're making ends meet, caring for each other and forging life-long friendships. Friends include the smart, ambitious Esquire; Brooklyn, a New York transplant; and likable homeboy Teddy. On Sunday nights they hang at the Cascade roller rink, trying to impress the girls with their latest moves and leaving the outside world outside. These four friends prepare for life after high school and the different challenges that bring about the turning points in each lives
Hitch ; Fun with Dick and Jane ; Guess who( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fun with Dick and Jane: In the year 2000, Dick gets a plum promotion as a mega-corporate communications director. His boss is preparing to bail out of the company just before stock prices plummet. Dick's wife Jane has quit her job as a travel agent, so when the corporate stocks hit rock bottom, Dick and Jane are left penniless and desperate. They decide to resort to petty thievery and this eventually gets them plotting high-stakes revenge against the greedy executives who ruined their lives
Je suis une légende I am legend by Francis Lawrence( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in French and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert Neville is the last human survivor in what is left of New York City. A pandemic has left only 1% of the population alive and most of those who survived are no longer human. The infected, now lurking in the shadows, watch Neville's every move. Perhaps mankind's last, best hope, Neville is driven by the only one remaining mission: to find a way to reverse the effects of the virus using his own immune blood
Después de la tierra( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A crash landing leaves Kitai Raige and his father Cypher stranded on Earth 1,000 years after cataclysmic events forced humanity's escape. Father and son must learn to work together if they want any chance of returning home
Double feature : the family Stone, the secret life of bees( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The secret life of bees (based on the novel by Sue Monk Kidd): Lily Owens is a young girl who lives on the peach farm that her abusive father owns. Rosaleen is a black woman hired by Lily's father to be a stand in mother for Lily. When Rosaleen insults some of the biggest racists in their town, she and Lily run away to the town where Lily believes her mother once lived. Taken in by the three Boatwright sisters, Lily finds solace in their mesmerizing world of beekeeping
He's the DJ, I'm the rapper by D.J. Jazzy Jeff( Recording )

in Undetermined and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Protegidos por su enemigo Lakeview terrace( Visual )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Una joven pareja se acaba de mudar a la casa de sus sueños en California. Muy pronto descubrirán que no son bien recibidos por uno de sus vecinos, un severo padre soltero, oficial de la policía de Los Ángeles estrechamente unido al cuerpo, que se ha designado a sí mismo como guardián del vecindario. Sin motivo especial, el policía empezará a acosarlos
 
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The pursuit of happyness
Languages
English (153)

Spanish (7)

French (3)

German (2)

Chinese (1)

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The pursuit of happynessHancockSeven poundsHitchLakeview TerraceSaving Face