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Thorne, Ian

Overview
Works: 68 works in 150 publications in 1 language and 12,976 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction  Folklore  Drama  History  Biographical films  Historical films  Television mini-series  Biographical television programs 
Roles: Author, Scenarist
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ian Thorne
Frankenstein by Ian Thorne( Book )

5 editions published between 1977 and 1986 in English and held by 914 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Briefly discusses the origin of the Frankenstein legend and the portrayal of Dr. Frankenstein and his creation in films. Also presents a synopsis of the 1931 film starring Boris Karloff
Dracula by Ian Thorne( Book )

5 editions published between 1977 and 1986 in English and held by 862 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Briefly discusses the origins of vampire legends and the portrayal of vampires in films. Also presents a synopsis of the 1931 film starring Bela Lugosi
King Kong by Ian Thorne( Book )

7 editions published between 1977 and 1986 in English and held by 848 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents synopses of several films whose plots revolve around the escapades of a giant ape named King Kong
The Wolf man by Ian Thorne( Book )

3 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and held by 781 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Briefly discusses the origins of werewolf legends and the portrayal of werewolves in films. Also presents a synopsis of the 1941 film starring Lon Chaney, Jr. and the 1935 film starring Henry Hull
Godzilla by Ian Thorne( Book )

4 editions published between 1977 and 1986 in English and held by 731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents synopses of several monster films featuring such creatures as Godzilla, Hedorah, Mothra, and Ghidrah. Also briefly describes technical aspects of these films
Mad scientists by Ian Thorne( Book )

4 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and held by 707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents synopses of several well-known horror films whose plots revolve around the experiments of diabolical scientists, including Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde and The Invisible Man
The mummy by Ian Thorne( Book )

6 editions published between 1981 and 1986 in English and held by 698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the plots of the 1932 Boris Karloff thriller "The Mummy" and of several later films in which ancient mummies return to life
Creature from the Black Lagoon by Ian Thorne( Book )

5 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the plots of the 1954 film and its two sequels which followed the career of an unfriendly half-man, half-fish creature discovered in a Brazilian lake
The blob by Ian Thorne( Book )

4 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and held by 627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a meteor crashes to earth, it carries a mysterious destructive blob inside
It came from outer space by Ian Thorne( Book )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The inhabitants of a disabled spaceship take steps to prevent the panic-stricken citizens of Sand Rock from thwarting efforts to repair their craft
Frankenstein meets Wolfman : adapted from the screenplay "Frankenstein meets the Wolfman" by Curt Siodman by Ian Thorne( Book )

2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A werewolf who wishes to be released from his curse and die visits Frankenstein's ruined castle to learn the secrets of life and death
Bermuda Triangle by Ian Thorne( Book )

5 editions published between 1977 and 1979 in English and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses an area of the Atlantic Ocean known as the Bermuda Triangle, where numerous ships and airplanes have mysteriously disappeared
Bigfoot by Ian Thorne( Book )

3 editions published between 1978 and 1979 in English and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates sightings and tales of Bigfoot or Yeti in the Pacific Northwest, Himalaya Mountains, and other parts of the world
The deadly mantis by Ian Thorne( Book )

5 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and held by 551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A giant insect frozen for millions of years thaws out in Alaska and makes its way to New York City
The Loch Ness monster by Ian Thorne( Book )

3 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses sightings of a "monster" in a Scottish lake and the work of people who are trying to identify the mysterious creature
Monster tales of native Americans by Ian Thorne( Book )

5 editions published between 1978 and 1979 in English and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of monster stories from various North American Indian tribes
UFO's by Ian Thorne( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses sightings of UFO's, presents possible explanations for them, and identifies on-going studies of these phenomena
Ancient astronauts by Ian Thorne( Book )

3 editions published between 1978 and 1979 in English and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses Swiss writer Erick von Däniken's theories concerning extraterrestrial influences on the development of ancient civilizations
Jane Seymour( Visual )

6 editions published between 1989 and 1992 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatizes Henry VIII's short-lived marriage with Jane Seymour, who died in childbirth after delivering a feeble son destined for the English throne
Henry VIII and his six wives by Waris Hussein( Visual )

12 editions published between 1972 and 2015 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the story of 'Good King Hal', whose infamous matrimonial problems had such a profound effect on a deeply religious country
 
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