WorldCat Identities

Kennedy, Arthur 1914-1990

Overview
Works: 251 works in 809 publications in 8 languages and 17,097 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Biographical films  Historical films  Western films  Action and adventure films  War films  Science fiction films  Melodramas (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Costume designer, Author of introduction, Author, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Arthur Kennedy
Lawrence of Arabia by David Lean( Visual )

49 editions published between 1962 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 3,964 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the story of T.E. Lawrence (Peter O'Toole), the heroic and troubled man who organized the Arab nations to fight the Turks in World War I and then, having reached a pinnacle of power in Mideast politics, retired to postwar military obscurity
Elmer Gantry by Richard Brooks( Visual )

32 editions published between 1959 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,024 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fast-talking salesman teams up with a woman preacher to sell religion to America in the 1920's. They make enough money to build a temple, however the salesman's success is jeopardised when a prostitute and former girlfriend crosses his path
Peyton Place by Grace Metalious( Visual )

11 editions published between 1957 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 854 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Allison MacKenzie looks back on life in the New England town where she grew up around the time of Pearl Harbor. Beneath the town's placid god-fearing exterior lay any number of dark secrets
Bend of the river by Anthony Mann( Visual )

30 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 790 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a former outlaw turned wagon train guide, Stewart is pitted against warring Indians, murderous hijackers and a traitorous ally as he attempts to lead a group of settlers through the treacherous Oregon wilderness
Barabbas by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

29 editions published between 1961 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 753 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pardoned instead of Christ, Barabbas is haunted for the rest of his life. After watching his former lover, Rachel, being stoned to death for her belief in Jesus, Barabbas returns to his life of thievery. Arrested again, he is sent to the sulphur mines and then to gladiator school where he witnesses yet another friend give his life in the name of the Nazarene. It is only at the end, when Barabbas himself faces crucifixion, that he discovers his faith
The man from Laramie by Anthony Mann( Visual )

26 editions published between 1986 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Obsessed with finding his brother's murderer, a resolute vigilante faces the sabotage and savagery of the wild west
High Sierra by Raoul Walsh( Visual )

18 editions published between 1940 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bogart plays a convicted killer sprung from jail by a mobster who wants him to assist in a California hotel holdup
They died with their boots on by Raoul Walsh( Visual )

18 editions published between 1941 and 2010 in English and held by 632 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A highly fictionalized account of the life of George Armstrong Custer from his arrival at West Point in 1857 to his death at the battle of the Little Big Horn in 1876. Custer has little discipline at the academy but is prepared to stand up to the senior cadet, Ned Sharp, who makes his life miserable. While there he catches the eye of the commandant, Col. Phil Sheridan and also meets his future bride, Elizabeth Bacon. His wife arranges with Gen. Scott for him to be appointed a Lt. Colonel and given command of the 7th Cavalry. Custer is depicted as a friend of the Indians and fights his old nemesis Ned Sharp, who is taking advantage of them and trying to provoke a war with his own financial gain in mind. Custer dies in the now famous battle on June 25, 1876 at the age of 36
A summer place by Susan Todd( Visual )

10 editions published between 1959 and 2016 in English and held by 623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set at an elite Maine resort, the lovestruck teens Johnny and Molly struggle to cope with adult emotions, as do their parents. Johnny, Molly and their parents discover that love will find a way
Cheyenne autumn by John Ford( Visual )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Fantastic voyage by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

9 editions published between 1966 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An elite team of medical and scientific specialists race to save a top government scientist who is suffering from blood clot on the brain. Their mission is to be reduced along with their submarine-like craft to microscope size, enter the bloodstream of the ailing scientist, and journey to the brain to perform an emergency procedure. With only sixty minutes to complete their mission, the scientists find themselves fighting off an attack by white corpuscles, caught in a tornado-like storm in the lungs, and struggling to survive sabotage from one of their own
The desperate hours by William Wyler( Visual )

17 editions published between 1955 and 2012 in English and German and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harrowing story about an escaped convict who breaks into a suburban home and takes a family hostage
Champion by Mark Robson( Visual )

23 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in English and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unscrupulous boxer fights his way to the top, but eventually alienates all of the people who helped him on the way up. Midge, played by Kirk Douglas, is not the basic good guy corrupted by the sweet science and led astray by evil managers and promoters, his arrogance and stubbornness make him at once a villain and a hero
Nevada Smith by Henry Hathaway( Visual )

14 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In het 19e eeuwse westen van de V.S. zweert een jongeman wraak te nemen voor de moord op zijn ouders door drie bandieten. Er volgt een strijd op leven en dood
The Agatha Christie Miss Marple movie collection by George Pollock( Visual )

19 editions published between 1961 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Who's that in the frilly cap and apron, toting the tea tray? Not a pert French maid, but spinster sleuth Miss Marple in disguise. And it's not Darjeeling that's caught her interest : it's murder! ... Comfily ensconced in her railway carriage, Miss Marple sees a strangulation aboard a passing train, then follows a trail of baffling clues to a manor house inhabited by a quarrelsome family. There she takes a job as a domestic, discovers the strangled body, and is on the spot when the culprit strikes again. But no murderer is a match for Miss Marple.--Container
Anzio by Edward Dmytryk( Visual )

13 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in English and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After landing with Allied troops at Anzio, Italy in 1944, war correspondent Dick Ennis and buddy Corporal Rabinoff tell Anzio commander General Lesley that the road to Rome is wide open. But instead of heading to Rome, Lesley attempts to build a coastal stronghold, only to discover that the Germans have outflanked them by enclosing the Anzio beachhead
Boomerang! by Elia Kazan( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a beloved priest is gunned down, the local police chief is under enormous pressure to find his murderer. When a massive manhunt produces a suspect, the state's attorney is determined to convict only if it is the right person despite political pressures
Some came running by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

4 editions published between 1958 and 2008 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dave Hirsch, a writer and army veteran, returns to 1948 Parkton, Indiana, his hometown. There he must come to terms with his roots and his future
City for conquest( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ex-golden gloves fighter Danny Kenny turns pro to bankroll his brother's dream of writing symphonic paean to New York City. Life changes quickly when he's blinded during a brutal 15-round welterweight title bout
Adventures of a young man( Visual )

8 editions published between 1962 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A coming of age story that chronicles a young man's experiences growing up in the North Woods in the early 20th century, leaving home, and serving in the Red Cross during World War I
 
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Alternative Names
Arthur Kennedy acteur américain

Arthur Kennedy actor estadounidense

Arthur Kennedy Amerikaans acteur

Arthur Kennedy amerikansk skådespelare

Arthur Kennedy amerikansk skodespelar

Arthur Kennedy amerikansk skuespiller

Arthur Kennedy attore statunitense

Arthur Kennedy US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Artur Kenedi

Kennedy, Arthur

Kennedy, John Arthur.

Kennedy, John Arthur 1914-1990

Артур Кенеди

Артур Кеннеді

Кеннеди, Артур

ארתור קנדי

ארתור קנדי שחקן אמריקאי

آرتور کندی (بازیگر) بازیگر آمریکایی

آرثر كينيدي

アーサー・ケネディ

阿瑟·肯尼迪

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The man from LaramieHigh SierraCheyenne autumnThe desperate hoursNevada SmithCity for conquest