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Forsythe, John 1918-2010

Overview
Works: 496 works in 902 publications in 5 languages and 15,404 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Personal narratives  Documentary films  Television programs  Television soap operas  Western films  Television series  Interviews 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Interviewee, Distributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about John Forsythe
 
Most widely held works by John Forsythe
Alfred Hitchcock's The trouble with Harry by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

52 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The trouble with Harry is that he's dead, and while no one really minds, everyone feels responsible
Scrooged by Richard Donner( Visual )

22 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in English and held by 1,418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cold-hearted television executive is visited by three ghosts on Christmas Eve, who attempt to show him the error of his ways
Truman Capote's In cold blood by Richard,; 1912- ; Blake, Robert,; 1933- ; Wilson, Scott,; 1942- ; Forsythe, John,; 1918- ; Capote, Truman,; 1924- ; In cold blood. Columbia Pictures. ; Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm) Brooks( Visual )

6 editions published between 1967 and 2010 in English and held by 1,417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hard hitting docu-drama about two ex-cons who ruthlessly murder a Kansas family in 1959 in order to steal their non-existent stash of money
Topaz by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

37 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American CIA agent learns of Cuban missiles and a NATO spy by the code name of TOPAZ from a defecting Russian
... And justice for all by Norman Jewison( Visual )

31 editions published between 1979 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,043 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young lawyer battles not only one-on-one injustice in the courts, but the whole system as well
Alfred Hitchcock presents by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anthology series features murder and crime stories with an ironic twist
Destination Tokyo( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty-four hours out of San Francisco, submarine captain Cassidy unseals his top-secret orders and reads two fateful words: Destination Tokyo
1939, total war( Visual )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Second World War was the first modern conflict in which millions more civilians died than soldiers. In this film, eyewitnesses from Britain, Germany, Russia, Korea, Japan and the United States tell the story of the civilians who suffered and died. Residents of Plymouth, Tokyo, and Hamburg remember the air raids; Russian peasants recall the siege of Leningrad; Japanese soldiers and Korean slave-laborers describe the brutality of war in Asia
What makes Sammy run?( Visual )

4 editions published between 1959 and 2009 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sammy Glick is a Jewish boy born in New York's Lower East Side. He decides to climb the ladder of success by any means necessary. Through backstabbing and double-crossing, Sammy fights to become the motion picture industry's top screenwriter. A rags to riches story about the world of 1930s Hollywood
Escape from Fort Bravo( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Any Johhny Reb who tries to escape the Union prison outpost at Fort Bravo faces the unforgiving Arizona Territory desert stretching out before him ... and the even more unforgiving pursuit of Bravo's resolute Captain Roper. Yet there's a common foe that may unite the Civil War rivals: the fierce Mescalero horsemen waging guerilla war against Blue and Gray alike
Madame X( Visual )

11 editions published between 1965 and 2011 in English and German and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blackmailed into leaving her politician husband and their baby, a woman, twenty years later, finds herself on trial for murder, inadvertently defended by her own son
Dynasty( Visual )

9 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Greed. Seduction. Betrayal. Revenge. Dynasty has it all and more! The formidable Alexis descends on the Carringtons like a force of nature, while the devious Sammy Jo wreaks her own brand of havoc on her new family ... Decadence has never been this much fun."--Container
Red flag, 1917( Visual )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Lenin's Bolsheviks stormed the Winter Palace in 1917, they did so in the name of a new ideology. Millions were drawn by its promise. In this film the people who were there--from members of the Red Guard to party activists to students--explain how Communism appealed to their deepest hopes and dreams. Through them, we hear how Communist leadership, under Vladimir Lenin and later, Joseph Stalin, compromised the proletarian ideal--and how hope eventually gave way to despair
Dynasty( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first season of the primetime soap of the 80s. Relive the saga of a wealthy Denver family in the oil business
We wish you a merry Christmas( Visual )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wonderful holiday treat that reveals how Christmas carols came to be - and how an entire town rediscovered the true spirit of the season. Then three determined little orphans set out to find a gift they can give the hardworking townsfolk. And with a little night-before-Christmas advice from Mrs. Claus, they give the town the most amazing present anyone could imagine - Christmas caroling
Great escape( Visual )

6 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

By the mid-1920s, millions worldwide were already confirmed "moviegoers". Movies reflected and affected the way people dressed, thought and spoke, teaching the inexperienced about love and courage, while the governments around the globe were quick to realize the power of film: this new mass entertainment would also prove an unrivaled tool of mass persuasion. Here moviegoers reminisce, revealing how the new medium persuaded, influenced and entralled them, as it offered a welcome refuge from the century's pressures
Age of hope, 1900( Visual )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dawn of the twentieth century was forged in hope and optimism. Here interviewees from Europe, Asia and the United States (boasting an average age of 102), recount the part they played in the century's early history. Whether fighting on the barricades of the failed Russian Revolution of 1905 or campaigning for votes for women; attending the first meeting of the African National Congress in South Africa or witnessing the sinking of the Titanic, all remember the changes they lived through and the clash of forces and ideas before World War I. The people remember: the Paris Exposition of 1900, President McKinley's assassination, technology and consumerism, American democracy, Theodore Roosevelt, emigration to America, the first flight across the english Channel and the mobilization and the tremors of war. Also includes a short introduction to the series
Truman Capote's In cold blood by Richard Brooks( Visual )

13 editions published between 1967 and 2006 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of a callous murder of a prosperous and respected Kansas farmer, his wife and two teenage children by two ex-convict drifters
Breadline, 1929( Visual )

4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 1920s found Americans enjoying the fruits of a new prosperity in a post-war boom. Then, in 1929, the New York Stock Exchange crashed; banks failed and industry withered. From Europe and the United States to Latin America and Asia, the Great Depression shattered economies and communities worldwide. In this film the people who were there remember the blow as workers from the United States, Chile, Britain, Belgium and Scandinavia recall the hungry 1930s
Lost peace, 1919( Visual )

4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the First World War a whole generation was traumatized by the horror war and vowed that war would be a thing of the past. This film revists the popular hopes and experiences in the years following World War I--and the looming threat of a new nationalism. Despite Woodrow Wilson's promise of a "people's peace", defeated nations were resentful and unreconciled. As fascism and militarism spread, worldwide pacifist movements fought an increasingly unsuccessful rearguard action to preserve the dream of peace
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Topaz
Alternative Names
Džon Forsajt

Freund, John Lincoln 1918-2010

Ioannes Forsythe

John Forsythe acteur amricain

John Forsythe aktor amerykański

John Forsythe Amerikaans filmacteur

John Forsythe attore statunitense

John Forsythe US-amerikanischer Film- und Fernsehschauspieler

Джон Форсайт

Форсайт, Джон

Џон Форсајт

ג'ון פורסיית'

جان فورسایث بازیگر آمریکایی

존 포사이스

ジョン・フォーサイス

Languages
English (219)

Spanish (4)

German (3)

Italian (2)

French (1)

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Truman Capote's In cold bloodTopaz... And justice for allWhat makes Sammy run?