WorldCat Identities

Johns, Glynis

Works: 172 works in 539 publications in 5 languages and 15,146 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Musical films  Fantasy films  Children's films  Animated films  Live-action/animation films  Romance films  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer, Narrator, Conductor, Costume designer, Interviewee, Recipient, Author, Depicted
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Glynis Johns
  • by Herman Shumlin( )
Most widely held works by Glynis Johns
Mary Poppins by Robert Stevenson( Visual )

75 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 5,047 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An irrepressible nanny soars out of the London skies, bringing a carpetbag of magical adventures into the lives of the Banks family on Cherry Tree Lane. Blends live-action and animation
Around the world in 80 days by Buzz Kulik( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Phlegmatic, punctual Englishman Phileas Fogg believes in progress, science, and intellectual deduction. When a member of the Reform Club challenges him on the impossibility of completing a round-the-world tour in eighty days, he wagers his entire fortune to prove that he can do it. He is accompanied by his valet Passepartout, and followed by Mr. Fix, a detective who believes he is a notorious bank robber. Shot in 70mm, using the Todd-AO process (an extremely high definition widescreen film format), the film is notable for its picturesque, exotic scenery, international cast, and the plethora of stars in cameo appearances, all highly innovative at the time
A little night music original Broadway cast recording by Stephen Sondheim( Recording )

30 editions published between 1973 and 1999 in 4 languages and held by 1,087 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catherine Zeta-Jones makes her long-awaited Broadway debut in an intimate version of Stephen Sondheim's classic musical. Joining her in this production is stage and screen icon Angela Lansbury
The court jester by Melvin Frank( Visual )

37 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 998 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 12th century England, the infant king is usurped by the wicked King Roderick. Black Fox and his band attempt to restore the rightful king to the throne by having a member of their group infiltrate the court by posing as the jester. Things get zany when the jester is hypnotized into believing he is an assassin and switches identities at the snap of finger, the King's daughter falls for the jester, people randomly sing what are supposed to be recognition codes, and a sorceress interferes
49th parallel by Michael Powell( Visual )

17 editions published between 1942 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the voice-over proclaims, the 49th parallel is the only undefended frontier in the world. The parallel is the goal of a small group of Nazis, survivors of a U-boat that has been spotted and sunk in Hudson Bay, deep in Canadian waters. The United States is not yet at war with Germany, and if Corporal Hirth and his six crew members can reach it, they can be repatriated to Germany with no fuss. But their trek across Canada becomes a fierce struggle to survive, as they encounter and are opposed in turn by Johnnie the trapper, a small Hutterite community, a Canadian intellectual, and a Canadian soldier gone AWOL
The sundowners by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

9 editions published between 1960 and 2007 in English and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A married couple in Australia find themselves at odds when the wife wants to settle down on a farm of their own, but the husband finds settling down more than his untethered spirit can bear
Superstar by Jamelia( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All schoolgirl Mary Katherine Gallagher wants in life is a kiss. Not just any kiss, mind you, but a big-time hold-your-breath-til-you-think-you're-gonna-faint, Hollywood-style kiss. But no matter how hard she tries, no one will kiss her
The Frances audio collection by Russell Hoban( Recording )

7 editions published between 1977 and 2006 in English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents four tales featuring the irrepressible badger, Frances
Mary Poppins by Richard M Sherman( Recording )

18 editions published between 1964 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The music from one of Disney's most beloved films comes alive in a collection that includes all the music from the movie as well as previously unreleased material and demo recordings that tell the story behind the songs
A baby sister for Frances by Russell Hoban( Recording )

7 editions published between 1977 and 1997 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the new addition to the family, no one pays much attention to Frances anymore, so Frances decides to run away. Not too far, though -- just far enough so she can hear how much she'll be missed, even by baby Gloria!
All mine to give( Visual )

4 editions published between 1957 and 2008 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

True story about a Scottish immigrant family who settled in the Wisconsin wilderness in the 1800s. After the death of his parents, a 12-year-old boy must decide how to care for his five younger brothers and sisters and is finally forced to divide the family into nearby foster homes
The Sword and the rose by Ken Annakin( Visual )

12 editions published between 1953 and 2010 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a courtly romance between Princess Mary Tudor and Palace Captain of the Guard, Charles Brandon, that rocks all of England
Frances by Russell Hoban( Recording )

5 editions published between 1977 and 1989 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Glynis Johns reads four selections from Hoban's series of children's stories about the childhood traumas of a little badger named Frances
The story of Peter Pan by J. M Barrie( Recording )

9 editions published between 1970 and 1992 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world grows older, but generation after generation Peter Pan remains a special favorite
Bambi by Felix Salten( Recording )

6 editions published between 1972 and 1994 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the life of a deer in the forest as he grows into a beautiful stag
While you were sleeping by Jon Turteltaub( Visual )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ticket collecting romantic pretends to be engaged to an unconscious man but can't fool his brother
A bargain for Frances, and other Frances stories by Russell Hoban( Recording )

2 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thelma usually outsmarts Frances until Frances decides to teach her a lesson about friendship
Broadway the great original cast recordings( Recording )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Papa's delicate condition( Visual )

4 editions published between 1962 and 2008 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A respectable family man in turn-of-the-century Texas does wild and crazy things when he has had too much to drink. After a series of misadventures, he and his family are reunited and reconciled
Batman : The complete television series( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains all 26 episodes of the complete third season of the original television series
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Around the world in 80 days
Alternative Names
Glynis Johns actrice britannique

Glynis Johns attrice britannica

Glynis Johns britisk skodespelar

Glynis Johns britisk skuespiller

Glynis Johns brittisk skådespelare

Glynis Johns walisische Schauspielerin, Pianistin, Sängerin und Tänzerin

Glynis Johns Welsch actrice, pianiste, danseres en zangeres

Glynis Johns Welsh stage and film actress, dancer, pianist and singer

Γκλίνις Τζονς

Джонс, Глинис

גליניס ג'ונס

گلینیس جونز بازیگر بریتانیایی




English (227)

German (11)

French (6)

Spanish (5)

Chinese (1)

Around the world in 80 daysThe court jesterThe sundownersSuperstarThe Frances audio collectionA baby sister for FrancesAll mine to giveFrancesWhile you were sleeping