WorldCat Identities

Johnson, Laurie 1927-

Overview
Works: 299 works in 534 publications in 3 languages and 7,155 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Dark comedy films  Satirical films  Parody films  History  Spy television programs  Action and adventure films  Made-for-TV movies 
Roles: Author, Composer, Conductor, Performer, Musician, Arranger
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Laurie Johnson
Dr. Strangelove, or, How I learned to stop worrying and love the bomb by Stanley Kubrick( Visual )

29 editions published between 1963 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,986 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A satire in which the President and his military advisers struggle ineptly to avert a holocaust after a psychotic Air Force general launches a nuclear attack on the Soviet Union because he fears the Russians are poisoning the water supply in the United States
Jean Genet's The maids by Jean Genet( Visual )

8 editions published between 1974 and 2012 in English and held by 684 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two Parisian sisters, Solange and Claire, serve as maids to a cruel socialite, but whenever she leaves, the two act out a bizarre, complex role-playing psychodrama of domination and control that feeds their powerful lust for revenge upon the mistress they serve
Alfred Hitchcock's North by northwest : original motion picture score by Bernard Herrmann( )

11 editions published between 1980 and 2010 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lady and the highwayman by Barbara Cartland( Visual )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 17th century England an English aristocrat (Hugh Grant) is forced to become a highwayman and falls in love with a young girl (Emma Samms) he has sworn to protect after her brother is beheaded by Cromwell. He not only saves her from a brutal husband, but helps her at the court of Charles II
The avengers : original scores by Laurie Johnson( )

4 editions published between 1980 and 1995 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Strangelove : or, how I learned to stop worrying and love the bomb( Visual )

11 editions published between 1991 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this dark comedy, chaos erupts when a general orders an attack on the Russians, which subsequently will trigger the Russian "Doomsday Device." The President, his aides and the Pentagon struggle to find a way to stop the impending doom
Lock up your daughters; a musical play by Laurie Johnson( Book )

9 editions published between 1960 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The western film world of Dimitri Tiomkin by Dimitri Tiomkin( Recording )

10 editions published between 1981 and 1988 in 3 languages and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lock up your daughters : a musical play by Laurie Johnson( )

19 editions published between 1959 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The avengers( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Silent dust: Extortionists threaten the extinction of Britain's birds and beasts by firearm and fatal fertilizer. Room without a view: An elegant West End hotel appears to share guests with a Manchurian concentration camp. Small game for big hunters: Tribal drums, tsetse flies and tropical rainforests in a country cottage near London?
The avengers '65( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The town of no return: When four special agents disappear, the Avengers uncover a conspiracy of merchants who are set to take over all of Britain. The gravediggers: When a fault develops in the nation's radar system Emma and Steed uncover a plot to weaken Britain's defense. The cybernauts: Emma and Steed are pitted against cybernetic assassins in this first episode ever shown on American television
The avengers '65( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Death at bargain prices: Emma goes undercover in a department store in order to determine the fate of a colleague. Castle de'ath: Emma and Steed fight against ruthless entrepreneurs at a medieval chamber of horrors. The master minds: the Avengers outwit the master minds when they go undercover at a school for intellectuals
The avengers( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Girl from auntie: Steed discovers a pneumatic blond imitation Emma. 13th hole: The murder of a collegue leads Emma and Steed to a posh golf club where the traps are more than sand, hazards thicker than water. Quick-quick-slow death: Dance cards are filled with toe-tapping terror when foreign agents use a dancing school as a front for an infiltration effort
The avengers( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The danger makers: When high-ranking ex-servicemen seek to feed their addictions to mortal danger, Emma's courage is put to an electrifying test. A touch of brimstone: When the Hellfire Club mix murder with mischief, Steed and Emma demonstrate a few tricks of their own. What the butler saw: While searching for stolen defense plans, Steed becomes a gentleman's gentleman and Emma a most-desired maid
Lock up your daughters by Laurie Johnson( Recording )

9 editions published between 1959 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Avengers '67( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

British secret agents John Steed and Emma Peel battle a variety of evil-doers, often with the aid of high-tech gadgetry
The avengers : the complete Emma Peel megaset collector's edition( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Episodes of the television program aired from 1965 to 1967
The avengers '65( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dial a deadly number: The Avengers investigate a new device called a "Bleeper", designed to help millionaire businessmen keep in touch, but used by an unscrupulous entrepreneur to "reach out and kill someone." Man-eater of Surrey Green: When a man-eating intergalactic artichoke transplants a slew of eminent horticulturalists, Steed and Emma stalk the pernicious pod and cultivate a plan to uproot the wily weed. Two's a crowd: When Russian agents employ a double of John Steed to infiltrate a defense conference, the Russians soon find out what the world now knows--there's no substitute for the original Avengers. Bonus episode Too many Christmas trees: A brainwashing was the last thing Steed wanted for Christmas, yet he finds himself immersed in the role of Sydney Carton, with Emma playing Oliver Twist in this Dickens of a challenge for the Avengers
The avengers( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The house that Jack built: Emma inherits a country estate and finds herself trapped in a giant mechanical madhouse. A sense of history: A latter-day Robin Hood plans to eliminate world poverty when he is found with an arrow in his back. How to succeed--at murder: On the trail of a series of executive executions, Peel and Steed find a coterie of modern suffragettes. Honey for the prince: When a fantasy-fullfillment firm dabbles in death, the Avengers must intercept an assassin
The avengers '65( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The murder market: When "'til death do us part" becomes more threat than vow, the Avengers go undercover at a marriage bureau, where Steed sees Emma buried alive. A surfeit of H20: When freak rainstorms drown locals in their own fields, villagers fearing a return of the Great Flood begin constructing an ark. The hour that never was: Dogs and dead milkmen greet the Avengers when they visit Steed's wartime RAF base in Hamelin
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Dr. Strangelove, or, How I learned to stop worrying and love the bomb
Alternative Names
Johnson, Laurence Reginald Ward, 1927-

Laurie Johnson Brits componist

Laurie Johnson englischer Komponist

Laurie Johnson English film score composer and bandleader

Languages
English (98)

French (2)

German (1)

Covers
Dr. Strangelove : or, how I learned to stop worrying and love the bombThe Avengers '67