WorldCat Identities

Bridges, Lloyd

Works: 578 works in 1,068 publications in 5 languages and 22,092 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Parodies, imitations, etc  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Television programs  Fiction  Comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Narrator, Performer, Costume designer, Commentator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Lloyd Bridges
High noon by Gary Cooper( Visual )
83 editions published between 1952 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,966 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A retired marshal's wedding is interrupted when he learns a killer he had sent to jail will return to town on the noon train to seek revenge. The townspeople refuse to help him, so he is forced to take up his badge and guns again, alienating his new bride, a Quaker who is opposed to violence. DVD
Roots by Alex Haley( Visual )
17 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in English and held by 2,996 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An eight part series, which chronicles a black man's search for his heritage and reveals an epic panorama of America's past
Airplane! by Jim Abrahams( Visual )
14 editions published between 1980 and 2011 in English and held by 1,959 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The passengers and crew of an airplane suffer every catastrophe in the book in this spoof of disaster movies
Honey, I blew up the kid ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and held by 961 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sequel to Honey, I Shrunk the Kids. In this installment, the goofy inventor Dad accidentally zaps his little son with a particle beam. Soon the 112-foot-tall baby heads for the bright lights of Las Vegas, and the chase is on!
Joe versus the volcano by John Patrick Shanley( Visual )
8 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and French and held by 949 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A stressed-out white-collar worker, who is convinced he has a terminal condition, is offered a taste of the good life. All he must do in return is leap into a volcano
The Giver ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 856 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story centers on Jonas, young man who lives in a supposedly ideal world of conformity and contentment. Yet as he begins to spend time with the elder, who is the sole keeper of all the community's memories, Jonas quickly begins to discover the dark and deadly truths of his community's secret past. At extreme odds, Jonas knows that he must escape their world to protect them all; a challenge that no one has ever succeeded at before
Peter and the wolf ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and Italian and held by 711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Prokofiev's spectacular musical score comes alive as Peter awakens to the first day of spring. The beautiful morning turns into an amazing adventure as Peter and his friends--a bird, a cat, and a deliciously dizzy duck--outwit a mighty wolf. In a touching live-action story intertwining the animation, a real boy named Peter discovers the magic of imagination and the spirit of adventure
A walk in the sun by Lewis Milestone( Visual )
42 editions published between 1945 and 2010 in English and held by 568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This war melodrama tells the story of a platoon of American soldiers in Italy in 1943 striving to attain their objective: a farmhouse occupied by German soldiers
Sahara by Zoltan Korda( Visual )
9 editions published between 1943 and 2002 in English and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After the fall of the Libyan city of Tobruk, Sergeant Joe Gunn and his crew retreat in their tank across the Sahara. Along the way they pick up six allied stragglers and Tambul, a Sudanese Corporal and his Italian prisoner. Tambul directs the group to a desert fortress where they hope to find water. A detachment of German soldiers arrives and attempts to barter food and water, but Gunn and his followers refuse. The Germans attack, Gunn leads his men in a battle, hoping that British reinforcements can arrive in time
The Rainmaker by Joseph Anthony( Visual )
4 editions published between 1956 and 2005 in English and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Under the spell of a wandering charlatan named Starbuck, a lonely ranch girl blosssoms into full womanhood
John Steinbeck's East of Eden ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Adam and Charles Trask grow up in the shadow of their father, Cyrus. Cyrus prefers Adam, inciting jealousy in his younger son. Adam is signed up for the cavalry, while Charles works on the family farm. Reuniting years later, the brothers live in peace until a beautiful woman nearly beaten to death arrives on their front porch. Adam nurses her back to health and falls blindly in love. But Cathy hides a cruel past. Adam and Cathy marry and have twin boys. Cathy soon deserts the family, showing up later as "Kate," the madam of an upscale brothel. Adam's sons have a relationship that mirrors his own. Adam's business venture fails and depletes the family fortune. One son seeks out his mother, who has been long assumed dead
Hot shots! by Jim Abrahams( Visual )
4 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in English and German and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recruited to join a top-secret mission for the Air Force, a renegade pilot finds himself coping with an incompetent admiral and a carefully-selected squadron of flyers who are either inept or half-blind. He also winds up in competition with the corps' model of military perfection for the heart of the base's sultry psychiatrist. Bonus features included. This title has been Repackaged
The blue & the gray ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This searing saga reconstructs an eternally facinating and controversial era in American history - when families and nation were divided between the black and white, North and South and the Blue & the Gray
Mask and flippers; the story of skin diving by Lloyd Bridges( Book )
13 editions published between 1960 and 1966 in English and Spanish and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Airplane II the sequel by Ken Finkleman( Visual )
9 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a spoof of disaster films, an airplane is out of control and the crew struggles to save it. Worst of all, they are out of coffee
Hot shots! ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in English and French and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Former renegade pilot Topper Harley (Charlie Sheen) is coaxed out of retirement in a Buddhist temple by a beautiful CIA agent to undertake a do-or-die mission to rescue U.S. hostages in Iraq. Topper and his Hot Shots follow an action-packed trail booby-trapped with spoofs of Apocalypse now and the Rambo movies and filled with famous faces in hilarious cameos
Home of the brave by Mark Robson( Visual )
11 editions published between 1949 and 2014 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For black GI Peter Moss (James Edwards), the war never ends. Paralyzed from the waist down, he wages a battle against horrifying memories of the treacherous undergrowth of South Pacific jungle of Japanese snipers, and the virulent racism of his soldier comrades
Blown away by Stephen Hopkins( Visual )
19 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jeff Bridges and Tommy Lee Jones team up for this action-filled, edge-of-your-seat thriller about a mad bomber terrorizing Boston. Forest Whitaker and Lloyd Bridges co-star
Jane Austen's mafia ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and Italian and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In an epic saga of disorganized crime, this comedy spoof focuses on the dysfunctional crime family headed by Lloyd Bridges as ruthless, powerful, and clumsy Godfather Vincenzo Cortino. When the time comes to choose the next Don Cortino, a riotous rivalry breaks out between his two sons, one a war hero and the other a raving psychotic
Abilene town ( Visual )
27 editions published between 1946 and 2010 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Kansas town becomes the scene of conflict between cattlemen and homesteaders after the Civil War. The town marshall is also torn between Abliene's town beauty and a dance hall queen
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Bridges, Lloyd Vernet 1913-1998
English (300)
French (6)
Spanish (3)
Italian (2)
German (1)