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Hounsou, Djimon 1964-

Overview
Works: 126 works in 695 publications in 10 languages and 34,268 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  History  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  War films  Epic films  Superhero films  Science fiction films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Gladiator by Ridley Scott( Visual )

83 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 4,126 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 )

88 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 3,692 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 )

86 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 3,052 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ex-mercenary turned smuggler. A Mende fisherman. Amid the explosive civil war overtaking 1999 Sierra Leone, these men join for two desperate missions: to recover a rare pink diamond of immense value and rescuing the fisherman's son who was consripted as a child soldier into the brutal rebel forces ripping a swath of torture and bloodshed across the alternately beautiful and ravaged countryside
Eragon by Stefen Fangmeier( Visual )

19 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 2,798 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eragon is an orphaned farm boy whose destiny is sealed forever when a mystic stone chooses him for its keeper. 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
Guardians of the Galaxy by James Gunn( Visual )

17 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 2,690 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
In America by Paddy Considine( Visual )

35 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,839 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 legend of Tarzan by David Yates( Visual )

25 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,699 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
The Tempest( Visual )

28 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,685 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
Lara Croft, Tomb Raider( Visual )

29 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and Chinese and held by 1,604 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
The island by Michael Bay( Visual )

32 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two people living in an isolated utopian colony discover that their lives are not as idyllic as they seem
Furious 7( Visual )

6 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 1,447 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 )

16 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 1,338 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
Push by Paul McGuigan( Visual )

13 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,212 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
Baggage claim( Visual )

5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 871 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
Never back down by Jeff Wadlow( Visual )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At his new high school Jake Tyler, a rebellious teen, is lured into an ultimate underground fighting club in a Backyard Fight. Jake finds a mentor at the club, a mixed martial arts veteran. When Jake begins to receive threats regarding the safety of his friends and family he seeks help from the veteran fighter in order to train his mind and body for one final no-holds-barred elimination fight with his unrelenting personal nemesis and local martial arts champion Ryan McCarthy
Biker boyz by Reggie Rock Bythewood( Visual )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Smoke" Galloway is the leader of the Black Knights, an underground motorcycle club. Smoke, like most of his fellow Knights, is a successful white collar worker who can afford fancy leathers and top quality bikes who is willing take on anyone in a drag race, legal or no. Kid is a gifted young rider whose father was once Smoke's mechanic, who sets out to become the best biker he can in order to carry on his father's name and reputation
The Vatican tapes( Visual )

5 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"...Unnerving shifts in self-awareness and sinister intent..."--New York Times
Air( Visual )

16 editions published in 2015 in 3 languages and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the near future, breathable air does not exist. Almost all of humanity has vanished, and those chosen to restore society live in a contained state of suspended animation. Two engineers taxed with guarding the last hope for mankind attempt to sustain their own sanity and lives while conducting their vital task
Elephant white( Visual )

11 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and German and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mercenary in Thailand meets a 14-year-old girl who changes his life forever
 
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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 Beninese-American actor and model

Djimon Hounsou beninisch-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Džimon Hansu

Hounsou, Djimon

Hounsou, Djimon Gaston 1964-

Housoun, Djimon 1964-

Ντζιμόν Χουνσού

Джимон Хонсу американский актёр и модель бенинского происхождения

Џимон Хансу

Ջիմոն Հոնսու

דג'ימון הונסו

דג'ימון הונסו שחקן אמריקאי

جایمن هانسو بازیگر آمریکایی

دجيمون هونسو

დჯიმონ ჰოუნსოუ

디몬 하운수

ジャイモン・フンスー

杰曼·翰苏

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