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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 )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 2,163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the Great Depression. Following a prison term, Tom Joad returns to find his family homestead overwhelmed by weather and the greed of the banking industry. The family packs up and heads for the promised land - California
The grapes of wrath by John Ford( Visual )

96 editions published between 1940 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 1,592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The migration of the Joad family to California from their dust-bowl farm in Oklahoma during the Great Depression
The dirty dozen by Robert Aldrich( Visual )

49 editions published between 1967 and 2018 in English and German and held by 1,420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A strike force of violent criminals take on a combat mission under the training and leadership of a U.S. Army major (Lee Marvin)
How to marry a millionaire by Jean Negulesco( Visual )

55 editions published between 1953 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,129 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 three faces of Eve( Visual )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 999 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, though each of Eve's personalities is aware of the other's existence, none are related. After months of therapy, Eve is purged of her negative selves and is totally cured
The man in the gray flannel suit( Visual )

4 editions published between 1956 and 2005 in English and held by 709 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
Mr. Hobbs takes a vacation( Visual )

8 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in English and held by 567 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 woman in the window by Fritz Lang( Visual )

38 editions published between 1944 and 2019 in 4 languages and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A professor of criminology is the pawn in a shocking crime thriller with a surprising twist
The Three faces of Eve by Nunnally Johnson( Visual )

34 editions published between 1957 and 2013 in English and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a true story, this psychological drama about a woman with three personalities explores the dimensions of the human mind
The Desert Fox : the story of Rommel by Norbert Brodin( Visual )

17 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in English and held by 516 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. He is given a choice: either face a horrible death by torture or commit suicide. Rommel opts for the latter. The official story given to the press is that Rommel died heroically of his war wounds
The gunfighter by Henry King( Visual )

19 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in English and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jimmy Ringo is a notorious killer and the deadliest shot in the Old West. Though his appetite for bloodletting has waned, Jimmy is forced to stay on the run by young guns determined to shoot him down. After killing an upstart in self-defense, he escapes the boy's vengeful brothers to the nearby town of Cayenna. There, he hopes to convince his estranged wife to resume their life together. With more young men gunning for him, Ringo's fate lies in the hands of the sheriff, his old bandit partner
Flaming star by Elvis Presley( Visual )

25 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 442 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 )

23 editions published between 1939 and 2013 in English and German and held by 378 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
The keys of the kingdom( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young priest, Father Chisholm, is sent to China to establish a Catholic parish among the non-Christian Chinese
Roxie Hart( Visual )

8 editions published between 1942 and 2013 in English and held by 345 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 )

32 editions published between 1950 and 2019 in English and held by 341 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
Darling of the day by Jule Styne( )

4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world of Henry Orient by George Roy Hill( Visual )

14 editions published between 1984 and 2017 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Henry Orient, a concert pianist whose life is turned upside-down by two infatuated schoolgirls
The man in the gray flannel suit by Nunnally Johnson( Visual )

20 editions published between 1956 and 2011 in English and Multiple languages and held by 258 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 )

12 editions published between 1951 and 2018 in English and French and held by 258 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
 
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Johnson, Nunnally, 1897-1977

Johnson, Nunnally Hunter.

Johnson, Nunnally Hunter 1897-1977

Nunnally Johnson Amerikaans scenarioschrijver (1897-1977)

Nunnally Johnson amerykański reżyser, scenarzysta, producent filmowy

Nunnally Johnson réalisateur américain

Nunnally Johnson regista statunitense

Nunnally Johnson roteirista americano

Nunnally Johnson screenwriter

Nunnally Johnson US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor

Nunnally Johnson usona scenaristo kaj filmproduktisto

Νουνάλι Τζόνσον

Джонсон Наннолли

Джонсон, Наннэлли

נונלי ג'ונסון

نانالی جانسون فیلمنامه‌نویس و کارگردان آمریکایی

نونالي جونسون

ナナリー・ジョンソン

南奈利·约翰逊

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