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Bridges, Lloyd

Overview
Works: 559 works in 1,014 publications in 5 languages and 20,618 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Parodies, imitations, etc  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Television programs  Fiction  Biography  Comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Costume designer, Commentator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Lloyd Bridges, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Lloyd Bridges
Roots by Alex Haley ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in English and held by 2,893 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
High noon by Fred Zinnemann ( Visual )
84 editions published between 1952 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,681 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
Airplane! by Jim Abrahams ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1980 and 2011 in English and held by 1,858 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Top secret!: Parody film that pits American rock star Nick Rivers against the dreaded East German High Command. It's a race against time as Nick teams up with Hillary Flammond to find her father before he can create the ultimate super weapon-- the Polaris Mine
High noon ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 1,282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is the classic tale of a lawman who stands alone to defend a town of cowardly citizens against a gang of revenge-seeking criminals. In the greatest showdown in the history of cinema, the lawman stands to lose not only the town but his new wife
Honey, I blew up the kid ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and held by 953 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 933 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows the follies of a stressed-out guy in a dead-end job who is told he has a terminal "brain cloud." A zany jillionaire then makes him an offer that gives him a fleeting taste of the good life. In exchange, he must journey to a Pacific Island and leap into a volcano. Is Joe doomed to be the last of the red-hot lovers? Not if the forces of imagination, romantic comedy, and the charm of Ryan in 3 roles as the women in Joe's life have their way
Peter and the wolf ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 722 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 )
37 editions published between 1945 and 2010 in English and held by 561 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 500 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 )
3 editions published between 1956 and 2005 in English and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A confidence man, hired by a south-western rancher to produce rain within twenty-four hours for a drought-stricken farming area, brings hope and faith into the barren life of the rancher's frustrated daughter, who seems destined for spinsterhood in spite of her family's efforts to find her a husband
John Steinbeck's East of Eden ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 478 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 )
5 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 443 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
Hot shots! by Jim Abrahams ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 429 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
The blue & the gray ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This powerful epic reconstructs America's most tragic era, when families and nation were divided between the North and the South during the Civil War
Mask and flippers; the story of skin diving by Lloyd Bridges ( Book )
10 editions published between 1960 and 1966 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Airplane II the sequel ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 302 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
Jane Austen's mafia ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and Italian and held by 215 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 by Edwin L Marin ( Visual )
28 editions published between 1946 and 2010 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Kansas town becomes the scene of conflict between cattlemen and homesteaders after the Civil War
Blown away by Stephen Hopkins ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When an explosion jolts the city of Boston, bomb squad expert Jimmy dove is pulled out of an early retirement and into the most harrowing work of his career
Classic Western round-up ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Texas rangers: Two down-on-their-luck former outlaws volunteer to be Texas Rangers and find themselves assigned to bring in an old friend, now a notorious outlaw
 
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Alternative Names
Bridges, Lloyd Vernet 1913-1998
Languages
English (288)
French (9)
Spanish (8)
German (1)
Italian (1)
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