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Johnson, Nunnally

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Most widely held works by Nunnally Johnson
The Grapes of Wrath by John Ford( Visual )

111 editions published between 1940 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 3,848 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom Joad, a paroled convict, returns to his family farm in the Oklahoma only to learn that the Joads have been forced off their land by dust storms and crop failures, and are joining other displaced families all migrating to California for work and a better life. After a grueling and dangerous trip, they arrive at a terrible migrant camp, full of starving families and surrounded by armed guards. Because of the terrible working conditions, some of the workers organize a strike. Tom attends a secret meeting of the strikers, which is discovered by the guards. As Tom tries to defend a friend from the attack, he inadvertently kills a guard and realizes he has to leave the family. He vows to continue fighting for social reform, and Ma Joad declares her intent to keep the family strong and carry on
The three faces of Eve by Nunnally Johnson( Visual )

36 editions published between 1957 and 2013 in English and held by 1,554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a fact-based story about a young Georgia housewife named Eve, who suffers from multiple personalities. Eve's husband, confused by his wife's aberrant behavior when assuming her two "other selves" seeks out help from a psychiatrist. Carefully probing Eve's subconscious via hypnosis, the doctor finds out that, through each of Eve's personalities is aware of the other's existance, none are related. After months of therapy, Eve is purged of her negative selves and is totally cured
The dirty dozen by Robert Aldrich( Visual )

46 editions published between 1967 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve tough criminals are offered absolution if they undertake a suicide mission into Nazi Germany
How to marry a millionaire by Jean Negulesco( Visual )

70 editions published between 1953 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three New York models, Schatze, Pola, and Loco sublet a luxury penthouse apartment with a plan: they are tired of cheap men and a lack of money, so they'll use all their talents to trap and marry millionaires. The trouble is that it's not so easy to tell the rich men from the hucksters. Recent divorcee Schatze meets real-estate mogul Tom, but thinks he looks like a gas station attendant. Loco gets involved with a married man, but falls for forest ranger Eben. Blind as a bat Pola refuses to wear her glasses, and thus winds up on the wrong plane, but meets Freddie--who actually owns the penthouse they're renting! So which is better: to marry for love or money?
The man in the gray flannel suit( Visual )

2 editions published between 1956 and 2005 in English and held by 716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A veteran of World War II, still haunted by memories of the war, gets a job in a public relations firm. He attracts the attention the firm's lonely CEO, and his career takes off. But his marriage suffers. Finally he must choose between career and family
The keys of the kingdom by Ed Roebert( Visual )

11 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and held by 600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspiring, moving story of one man's effort to serve God without any thought of personal gain or earthly reward
Mr. Hobbs takes a vacation( Visual )

7 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in English and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A couple assemble children and grandchildren and venture to a Pacific Coast beach house where bad plumbing, local eccentrics and family strife make for a vacation they will never forget
The Desert Fox : the story of Rommel by Henry Hathaway( Visual )

27 editions published between 1951 and 2012 in English and Italian and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rommel was a brilliant military tactician. Unfortunately, Adolph Hitler thought that he too was a military genius and demands more of Rommel than he's able to provide. Rommel incurs Hitler's wrath by retreating in North Africa, but since Rommel is a war hero he is virtually "untouchable". Rommel joins in a plot to assassinate the Fuhrer. The attempt fails, and Rommel's complicity is discovered
The woman in the window by Fritz Lang( Visual )

41 editions published between 1944 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A professor of criminology is the pawn in a shocking crime thriller with a surprising twist
The gunfighter by Henry King( Visual )

17 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in English and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jimmy Ringo, the deadliest shot in the West, has decided to end his killing days, but is constantly pursued by young gunners determined to shoot the great man. He returns to Cayenne, hoping to resume a life with his estranged wife. But with more young gunslingers aiming for him, he has to put his fate in the hands of the sheriff, his old bandit buddy
Flaming star by Elvis Presley( Visual )

23 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the years after the Civil War, western Texas is an uneasy meeting ground of two cultures: one white, the other Native-American. When fighting breaks out between the settlers and natives, Pacer Burton (Elvis Presley), the son of a white rancher (John McIntire), is pulled into the deadly violence despite his peacemaking efforts."--Container
Jesse James by Henry King( Visual )

28 editions published between 1939 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legend of the most infamous bandit in the history of the West. Jesse James is the bold bandit whose name became synonymous with train hold-ups, daylight bank heists and every other daredevil crime associated with the lawless West of the 1800s
Roxie Hart( Visual )

5 editions published between 1942 and 2013 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roxie agrees to be accused of murder so the publicity will advance her dancing career. Whether she actually committed the crime is irrelevant to the reporters, who fall all over themselves to give Roxie her 15 minutes of fame
Three came home( Visual )

29 editions published between 1950 and 2015 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During World War II, the Far East island of Borneo is captured by the Japanese. Based on true events this is the story of American author Agnes Newton Keith who along with her husband, a British administrator, is arrested. Their family is separated and placed into different prison camps. The camp commander takes an avid interest in the authoress, but does not intervene when she is subject to torture, starvation and humiliation at the hands of the guards. Told in agonizing detail, this is the story of her confinement and attempt at escape
The world of Henry Orient( Visual )

14 editions published between 1984 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Henry Orient (Sellers), a concert pianist whose life is turned upside-down by two infatuated schoolgirls
Darling of the day by Jule Styne( )

4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The man in the gray flannel suit by Nunnally Johnson( Visual )

22 editions published between 1956 and 2011 in English and Multiple languages and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An veteran of World War II (still haunted by its memories) gets a job in a public relations firm. He attracts the attention the firm's lonely CEO, and his career takes off, but his marriage suffers. Finally he must choose between career and family
Black widow by Nunnally Johnson( Visual )

10 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in English and French and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nancy Ordway is an aspiring writer hoping to make it big in New York at the expense of everyone around her, including Broadway producer Peter Denver, who reluctantly lets her use his apartment to work during the day. And when Peter's wife, Iris, comes home from a trip to find Nancy dead in the bathroom, the assigned detective, Lt. Bruce, soon realizes this assumed suicide is more likely a murder. Everyone Ordway knew is suddenly suspect while a series of flashbacks reveal the plan she was weaving to climb the social ladder
The janitor's boy : and other poems by Nathalia Crane( Book )

1 edition published in 1924 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems written by the author at the age of ten
Phone call from a stranger( Visual )

2 editions published between 1952 and 2008 in Undetermined and English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four strangers board a plane and become fast friends. A catastrophic plane crash puts an end to the sufferings of three ill-fated passengers, Binky Gay, Dr. Fortness, and Eddie Hoke. For the fourth, Trask, a lawyer, it gives him a second chance, even though he believes his wife no longer loves him. Airline officials prepare to inform the loved ones of those killed, but Trask asks to be allowed to carry the news to the families of his friends himself. While visiting the bedridden widow Marie Hoke, Trask tells her about his marital problems and Marie guides the survivor on a journey to understanding
 
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Alternative Names
Johnson, Nunnally, 1897-1977

Johnson, Nunnally Hunter.

Johnson, Nunnally Hunter 1897-1977

Nunnally Johnson Amerikaans scenarioschrijver (1897-1977)

Nunnally Johnson réalisateur américain

Nunnally Johnson regista statunitense

Nunnally Johnson screenwriter

Nunnally Johnson US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor

Nunnally Johnson usona scenaristo kaj filmproduktisto

Джонсон, Наннэлли

נונלי ג'ונסון

نانالی جانسون فیلمنامه‌نویس و کارگردان آمریکایی

ナナリー・ジョンソン

南奈利·约翰逊

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