Sidney Poitier (1927)


Books by Sidney Poitier
Sidney Poitier
The measure of a man, a spiritual autobiography
San Francisco 2000

Sidney Poitier
Life beyond measure, letters to my great-granddaughter
New Rochelle, N.Y. 2008
Articles by Sidney Poitier
Walking the Hollywood Color Line, in: Bert Cardullo, Harry Geduld, Ronald Gottesman, and Leigh Woods (ed.), Playing to the Camera, New Haven and London, 1998
Books on Sidney Poitier
Aram Goudsouzian
Sidney Poitier, Man, actor, icon
Chapel Hill, 2004

Alvin H. Marill
The Films of Sidney Poitier
Secaucus, N.J., 1978
Books with substantial mentioning of Sidney Poitier
Peter Bogdanovich
Who the Hell's in It, Conversations with Hollywood's Legendary Actors
New York, 2004

Tom Pendergast, Sara Pendergast (eds.)
International Dictionary of Films and Filmmakers, 3. Actors and Actresses
Detroit/New York/San Francisco/London/Boston/Woodbridge, CT, 2000

Frank N. Magill (ed.)
Magill's Cinema Annual 1993, A Survey of the Films of 1992
Pasadena, Ca.; Englewood Cliffs, NJ, 1993

Robert A. Nowlan and Gwendolyn Wright Nowlan
Movie Characters of Leading Performers of the Sound Era
Chicago and London, 1990

James Robert Parish
Great Movie Heroes
New York, Evanston, San Francisco, London, 1975
Books with an entry on Sidney Poitier
David Thomson
The New Biographical Dictionary of Film
New York, 2003

Paul Michael, editor in chief. James Robert Parish, associate editor
The American movies reference book, The sound era
Englewood Cliffs, N.J.,, 1969
Articles on Sidney Poitier
Stanley Crouch, The fundamental principles of Sidney Poitier, in: Filmcomment, nr. 2, 2011 pp. 34-37
Articles with substantial mentioning of Sidney Poitier
Ed Guerrero, The Rise and Fall of Blaxploitation, in: Cynthia Lucia, Roy Grundmann, and Art Simon (eds.), The Wiley-Blackwell History of American Film, Malden, MA, Oxford, Chichester, 2012
Author:Ed Guerrero
Title:The Rise and Fall of Blaxploitation
in:Cynthia Lucia, Roy Grundmann, and Art Simon (eds.), The Wiley-Blackwell History of American Film, Malden, MA, Oxford, Chichester, 2012
Pp:435-469
Bibliography:yes
Illustrations:  yes
Related persons:   Sidney Poitier
Jim Brown
Pam Grier
Tamara Dobson
Author:Stanley Crouch
Title:The fundamental principles of Sidney Poitier
in:
Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:2
Year:2011
Pp:34-37
Illustrations:  yes
Related persons:   Sidney Poitier
Author:Sidney Poitier
Title:Walking the Hollywood Color Line
in:Bert Cardullo, Harry Geduld, Ronald Gottesman, and Leigh Woods (ed.), Playing to the Camera, New Haven and London, 1998
Pp:232-241
Illustrations:  yes




Sidney Poitier
* February 20, 1927 Miami, Florida, USA
 as Sidney L. Poitier



Films

2011

Sing Your Song

1997

The Jackal

1992

Sneakers

1990

Ghost Dad

1988

Shoot to Kill
Little Nikita

1982

Hanky Panky

1980

Stir Crazy

1977

A Piece of the Action

1975

The Wilby Conspiracy
Let's Do It Again

1974

Uptown Saturday Night

1973

A Warm December

1972

Buck and the Preacher

1971

Brother John
The Organization

1970

They Call Me MISTER Tibbs!

1969

The Lost Man

1968

For Love of Ivy

1967

Guess Who's Coming to Dinner
In the Heat of the Night
To Sir, With Love

1966

Duel at Diablo

1965

The Greatest Story Ever Told
A Patch of Blue
The Slender Thread
The Bedford Incident

1964

The Long Ships

1963

Lilies of the Field

1962

Pressure Point

1961

Paris Blues
A Raisin in the Sun

1960

All the Young Men

1959

Porgy and Bess

1958

The Defiant Ones
Virgin Island

1957

Band of Angels
The Mark of the Hawk
Edge of the City
Something of Value

1956

Good-bye, My Lady

1955

Blackboard Jungle

1954

Go, Man, Go!

1952

Red Ball Express

1951

Cry, The Beloved Country

1950

No Way Out

1947

Sepia Cinderella


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