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Lawson, John Howard 1894-1977

Overview
Works: 207 works in 538 publications in 9 languages and 12,418 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Film adaptations  Western films  Action and adventure films  History  War films  Crime films  Romance films  Internet videos 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Producer, Photographer, Author of introduction
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by John Howard Lawson
Film: the creative process; the search for an audio-visual language and structure by John Howard Lawson( Book )

25 editions published between 1964 and 1969 in 3 languages and held by 1,065 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Theory and technique of playwriting : with a new introduction by John Howard Lawson( Book )

39 editions published between 1926 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 850 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lonely are the brave by David Miller( Visual )

3 editions published between 1962 and 2009 in English and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After landing himself in jail trying to break out his friend, Jack Burns finds himself alone and on the run from the law. Leading the manhunt is Sheriff Morey Johnson, who must bring Burns to justice despite his own sympathy for the fugitive
Sahara by Zoltan Korda( Visual )

20 editions published between 1943 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During World War II, a ragtag battalion is stranded in the African desert after the fall of the Libyan city of Tobruk, Sergeant Gunn and his crew "Waco" Hoyt and Jimmy Doyle 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 desperately needed water. A detachment of German soldiers arrives and attempts to barter food for water, but Gunn and his followers refuse. When the Germans attack, Gunn lead his desert-weary men in a desperate battle, hoping that British reinforcements can arrive in time
Theory and technique of playwriting and screenwriting by John Howard Lawson( Book )

28 editions published between 1940 and 1999 in 5 languages and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben shu zhu yao tan tao le xi ju he dian ying de ju zuo li lun yu ji qiao, tan qiu le ju ben chuang zuo yu she hui li liang zhi jian de guan xi, tan qiu le xi ju he dian ying zuo pin yu xian shi sheng huo de guan xi
Algiers by John Cromwell( Visual )

24 editions published between 1938 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles Boyer plays Pepe le Moko, a notorious thief hiding out in the Casbah, who falls in love with a wealthy tourist, played by Heddy Lamarr
Film in the battle of ideas by John Howard Lawson( Book )

27 editions published between 1953 and 1985 in 3 languages and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hidden heritage; a rediscovery of the ideas and forces that link the thought of our time with the culture of the past by John Howard Lawson( Book )

10 editions published between 1950 and 1968 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Action in the North Atlantic by Lloyd Bacon( Visual )

4 editions published between 1943 and 2012 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This World War II salute to Allied forces stars Humphrey Bogart as First Officer Joe Rossi, who matches tactics with U-boats and the Luftwaffe. The tactics are so on-target that this became a Merchant Marine training film
Processional; a jazz symphony of American life by John Howard Lawson( Book )

10 editions published between 1925 and 1966 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roger Bloomer : a play in three acts by John Howard Lawson( Book )

9 editions published between 1923 and 2007 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Loud speaker; a farce by John Howard Lawson( Book )

5 editions published in 1927 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With a reckless preface; two plays by John Howard Lawson( Book )

4 editions published in 1934 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rock Hudson( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The spiral road: When an opportunistic physician (Rock Hudson) travels to the jungles of Java, a shocking meeting with a black magic witch doctor forces him to re-evaluate his selfish past
Success story, a play by John Howard Lawson( Book )

5 editions published between 1932 and 2007 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maxine Elliott's Theatre, Elliott Theatre Company, lessee, direction Messrs. Lee and J.J. Shubert. The Group Theatre, Inc. presents "Success Story," by John Howard Lawson, production directed by Lee Strasberg, setting designed by Mordecai Gorelik. Technical director Philip Barber, stage manager Alixe Walker, assistant stage manager Robert Lewis
The international by John Howard Lawson( Book )

8 editions published between 1927 and 2007 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Smash-up : the story of a woman by Stuart Heisler( Visual )

12 editions published between 1947 and 2007 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Angie Evans, fast-rising nightclub singer, interrupts her career to marry struggling songwriter Ken Conway. When Ken lucks into a career as chart-topping radio crooner, Angie is forced into idle luxury which proves her downfall. Her potential alcoholism burgeons and Ken remains clueless concerning his responsibility for her problems
Marching song, a play by John Howard Lawson( Book )

8 editions published between 1937 and 2007 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teoria e storia del cinema by John Howard Lawson( Book )

14 editions published between 1964 and 1986 in 6 languages and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le cinéma, art du XXe siècle by John Howard Lawson( Book )

7 editions published in 1965 in French and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Howard Lawson, John

John Howard Lawson Amerikaans scenarioschrijver (1894-1977)

John Howard Lawson amerikansk manusforfattar

John Howard Lawson amerikansk manusförfattare

John Howard Lawson amerikansk manusforfatter

John Howard Lawson amerikansk manuskriptforfatter

John Howard Lawson personnalité politique américaine

John Howard Lawson US-amerikanischer Dramatiker und Drehbuchautor

Lao-hsün 1894-1977

Lausūn, Ǧūn Huwārd 1894-1977

Lawson, J. H. 1894-1977

Lawson, J. H. (John Howard), 1894-1977

Lawson, John H.

Lawson, John H. 1894-1977

Lawson, John Howard 1895-1977

Lewis, Edward 1894-1977

Louso, Džon Govard.

Louson, Džon Govard 1894-1977

Τζον Χάουαρντ Λόουσον

Джон Ховард Лосон

Лоусон, Джон Говард 1894-1977

جان هاوارد لاسون فیلمنامه‌نویس آمریکایی

جون هاوارد لوسون، 1894-1977

لوسن، جون هوارد، 1894-1977

ჯონ ჰაუარდ ლოსონი

존 하워드 로슨

ジョン・ハワード・ローソン

ロースン, J. H

約翰·霍華德·勞森

約翰 . 霍華德 . 勞遜 1894-1977

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Experimenters, rebels, and disparate voices : the theatre of the 1920s celebrates American diversityMessiah of the new technique : John Howard Lawson, communism, and American theatre, 1923-1937