WorldCat Identities

Hounsou, Djimon 1964-

Overview
Works: 231 works in 1,199 publications in 10 languages and 44,589 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  History  Superhero films  Fantasy films  Science fiction films  War films  Epic films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Gladiator by Ridley Scott( Visual )

97 editions published between 2000 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 4,028 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Roman general refuses to transfer his loyalty to the new emperor, Commodus, and suffers the consequences, winding up as a gladiator in the Roman Colosseum
Amistad by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

103 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 3,662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a true story, the movie chronicles the story of a group of enslaved Africans who overcome their captors and attempt to return to their homeland. When the ship is seized, the captive Africans are brought to trial in the United States, this is the story of that courtroom battle
Blood Diamond by Edward Zwick( Visual )

107 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 3,237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ex-mercenary turned smuggler (Leonardo DiCaprio). A Mende fisherman (Djimon Hounsou). Amid the explosive civil war overtaking 1999 Sierra Leone, these men join for two desperate missions: recovering a rare pink diamond of immense value and rescuing the fisherman's son, conscripted as a child soldier into the brutal rebel forces ripping a swath of torture and bloodshed across the alternately beautiful and ravaged countryside. Directed by Edward Zwick (Glory, The Last Samurai), this urgent, intensely moving adventure shapes gripping human stories and heart-pounding action into a modern epic of profound impact
Eragon by Stefen Fangmeier( Visual )

50 editions published between 2006 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 2,934 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eragon is an orphaned farm boy whose destiny is sealed forever when a mystic stone chooses him for its keeper. But this is no ordinary stone, this is the last surviving egg of the dragon race. Eragon is now the new Dragon Rider, the boy who will be a savior to the repressed peoples of the Kingdom. The Kingdom is ruled by the wicked King Galbatorix and his evil wizard Durza. Eragon, together with his mentor, Brom, the gracious dragon Saphira and the beautiful Princess Arya learn more about themselves, their responsibilities and their destinies
The legend of Tarzan by David Yates( Visual )

47 editions published in 2016 in English and Italian and held by 2,101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It has been years since the man once known as Tarzan left the jungles of Africa behind for a gentrified life as John Clayton III, Lord Greystoke, with his beloved wife, Jane at his side. Now, he has been invited back to the Congo to serve as a trade emissary of Parliament, unaware that he is a pawn in a deadly convergence of greed and revenge, masterminded by the Belgian, Captain Leon Rom. But those behind the murderous plot have no idea what they are about to unleash
Guardians of the Galaxy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 2,077 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brash adventurer Peter Quill finds himself the object of an unrelenting bounty hunt after stealing a mysterious orb coveted by Ronan, a powerful villain with ambitions that threaten the entire universe. To evade Ronan, Quill is forced into an uneasy truce with a quartet of disparate misfits. But when Quill discovers the true power of the orb and the menace it poses to the cosmos, he must do his best to rally his ragtag rivals for a last, desperate stand-with the galaxy's fate in the balance
Captain Marvel by Ryan Fleck( Visual )

16 editions published in 2019 in English and held by 1,852 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the 1990's, the film revolves around Carol Danvers, a crack air force pilot. Though trials and tribulations she becomes one of the galaxy's mightiest heroes and joins an elite outer space military team known as Starforce. Her membership in the Kree military team puts her in danger when Earth becomes hopelessly stuck in battle between two other alien worlds, forcing Danvers to take on the role of Captain Marvel and use her new powers for the greater good. Despite her mighty power, Captain Marvel will discover things about herself she never hoped to know
Shazam! by The Shadows (gruppo musicale)( Visual )

33 editions published in 2019 in English and French and held by 1,811 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For one 14-year-old boy, life can be a challenge sometimes. With all of the usual crises that accompany being an adolescent, foster kid Billy has some additional obstacles in life. A chance encounter with a mystical wizard completely changes everything. And it's not long before this boy discovers that one phrase grants him the ability to make a transformation into a superhero. In fact, it couldn't be easier. All Billy needs to do is shout "Shazam!" and then suddenly he morphs into an all-powerful superhero. But it turns out that possessing power doesn't necessarily make everything in life easier
King Arthur : legend of the sword by Guy Ritchie( Visual )

39 editions published in 2017 in English and German and held by 1,806 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sequences of violence and action, some suggestive content and brief strong language
In America by Jim Sheridan( Visual )

44 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,745 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Irish couple bring their two young daughters to America in search of a better life. Christy and her sister, Ariel, find New York's Hell's Kitchen a place of magic where anything is possible. To their parents, it represents a place to begin anew. Carried by the girls' youthful hope and faith, the family finds the heart to live and love again
The Tempest by Julie Taymor( Visual )

30 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This modern retelling of William Shakespeare's final masterpiece is an exciting, mystical, and magical fantasy ... Exiled to a magical island, the sorceress Prospera ... conjures up a storm that shipwrecks her enemies, and then unleashes her powers for revenge"--Container
The island by Michael Bay( Visual )

36 editions published between 2005 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two people living in an isolated utopian colony discover that their lives are not as idyllic as they seem
Same kind of different as me by Renée Zellweger( Visual )

20 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 1,396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

International art dealer Ron Hall must befriend a dangerous homeless man in order to save his struggling marriage to Deborah, a woman whose dreams will lead all three of them on the journey of their lives
Furious 7 by James Wan( Visual )

7 editions published between 2015 and 2017 in English and held by 1,393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rogue assassin Deckard Shaw is out for revenge against Dominic Toretto and his crew, following the death of his brother in "Fast & Furious 6." Before Shaw can do that, Dom plans to take him out first with help from Brian, Ronan, Tej, and Letty
The four feathers by Shekhar Kapur( Visual )

28 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After an admired soldier leaves his regiment in disgrace, he sets out on a sweeping adventure to regain his honor, recapture his love and save the life of his best friend
Lara Croft Tomb raider : the cradle of life( Visual )

31 editions published between 2003 and 2018 in English and Chinese and held by 1,218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Archaeologist and explorer extrodinaire Lara Croft journeys to a temple, in Greece, sunken underwater that leads to a sphere that contains the mythical Pandora's Box, only to have it stolen from her by Chen Lo, the leader of a Chinese crime syndicate, who's in league with a villain named Reiss who wants to use the Box as a doomsday weapon. Facing her greatest challenges yet, the intrepid tomb raider pursues Lo, in order to get her hands back on Pandora's Box, and fulfill the desire of the Queen
Serenity( Visual )

13 editions published in 2019 in English and held by 1,216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fishing boat captain Baker Dill leads a quiet life as he provides tours in the beautiful waters near Plymouth Island. Despite trying to live in solitude and peace, Dill is soon wrapped up in a much more complex situation. His ex-wife Karen shows up seeking help for her and her son. She asks Dill to get rid of her new violent husband in the ocean waters for good. Now Baker must contemplate the weight of his decisions while he also questions the reality of this new situation
Push by Paul McGuigan( Visual )

23 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nick is a 'mover' - someone who can move things with his mind. He meets up with Cassie who is a 'watcher' - someone who can predict the future. She is trying to rescue her mother from the government. As they try to piece things together, Kira enters their lives. Kira is a 'pusher' - someone who can influence the thoughts of others. She has had a relationship with Nick and is the only person to survive a powerful 'enhancement' drug that was administered to her by the sinister Company. Now, the Company is after her, and Nick and Cassie will need to help her if they want to survive
Guardians of the galaxy by James Gunn( Visual )

27 editions published between 2014 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 863 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brash adventurer Peter Quill finds himself the object of an unrelenting bounty hunt after stealing a mysterious orb coveted by Ronan, a powerful villain with ambitions that threaten the entire universe. To evade Ronan, Quill is forced into an uneasy truce with a quartet of disparate misfits. But when Quill discovers the true power of the orb and the menace it poses to the cosmos, he must do his best to rally his ragtag rivals for a last, desperate stand-with the galaxy's fate in the balance
Baggage claim by David E Talbert( Visual )

13 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and French and held by 861 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Determined to get engaged before her youngest sister's wedding, flight attendant Montana Moore finds herself with only 30 days to find Mr. Right. Using her airline connections to 'accidentally' meet up with eligible ex-boyfriends and scour for potential candidates, she racks up more than 30,000 miles and countless comedic encounters, all the while searching for the perfect guy
 
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Amistad
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AmistadBlood DiamondThe four feathersLara Croft Tomb raider : the cradle of lifeContemporary Black biography, Profiles from the international Black community
Alternative Names
Djimon 1964-

Djimon Hounsou actor, bailarín y modelo beninés

Djimon Hounsou aktor afrykański

Djimon Hounsou Amerikaans acteur

Djimon Hounsou amerikansk skådespelare

Djimon Hounsou amerikansk skodespelar

Djimon Hounsou amerikansk skuespiller

Djimon Hounsou attore, ballerino e modello beninese

Djimon Hounsou attore, ballerino e modello statunitense

Djimon Hounsou Beninese-American actor and model

Djimon Hounsou beniniläis-yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

Djimon Hounsou beninisch-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Djimon Hounsou pemeran laki-laki asal Amerika Serikat

Džimon Hansu

Hounsou, Djimon

Hounsou, Djimon Gaston 1964-

Housoun, Djimon 1964-

Ντζιμόν Χουνσού

Джимон Гонсу

Джимон Хонсу американский актёр и модель бенинского происхождения

Джыман Хансу

Дҗимон Һонсу

Онсоу Джимон

Џимон Хансу

Ջիմոն Հոնսու

דג'ימון הונסו

דג'ימון הונסו שחקן אמריקאי

جایمن هانسو

جایمن هانسو بازیگر آمریکایی

دجيمون هونسو

जाइमन ऊनसू बेनिनी-अमेरिकी अभिनेता तथा मॉडल

জিমোঁ উন্সু

დჯიმონ ჰოუნსოუ

디몬 하운수

ジャイモン・フンスー

杰曼·翰苏

杰曼·翰苏 贝宁裔美国演员、模特

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