WorldCat Identities

Chaney, Lon Jr 1906-1973

Overview
Works: 478 works in 1,149 publications in 5 languages and 17,018 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Horror films  Monster films  Film adaptations  Western films  Action and adventure films  Werewolf films  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Silent films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Singer, Editor, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Lon Chaney
High Noon by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

61 editions published between 1952 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 3,275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retiring lawman, about to leave town with his new bride, seeks allies among the fearful townspeople and finds none when an outlaw he put in prison returns with his gang to take revenge
Of mice and men by Lewis Milestone( Visual )

32 editions published between 1939 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,093 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film adaptation of Steinbeck's novella tells the story of the strange relationship of two migrant workers who are able to realize their dreams of an easy life until one of them succumbs to his weakness for soft, helpless creatures and strangles the farmer's wife
Frankenstein : the legacy collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 937 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frankenstein: Dr. Frankenstein creates a true monster from dead human parts, but it gets out of control and into trouble. Bride of Frankenstein: Dr. Frankenstein agrees to help create a new creature, a woman, to be the companion of the monster. Son of Frankenstein: Wolf Frankenstein, the doctor's son, returns with his wife to claim his inheritance. Ghost of Frankenstein: Ygor resurrects Frankenstein's monster and brings him to the original doctor's son, Ludwig, for help. House of Frankenstein: Dracula, the Wolf Man and the Frankenstein monster exact revenge upon their many enemies
The Wolfman by George Waggner( Visual )

51 editions published between 1941 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 906 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Larry Talbot returns to his father's castle in Wales. He is attacked by a creature of folklore, and infected with a horrific disease his disciplined mind tells him can not possibly exist
My favorite brunette by Elliott Nugent( Visual )

53 editions published between 1947 and 2017 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 822 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this spoof of detective stories, baby photographer Hope substitutes for a private eye and gets involved in a murder mystery
The defiant ones by Stanley Kramer( Visual )

17 editions published between 1958 and 2015 in English and German and held by 760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two convicts escaping from a Southern work gang discover that they are bound together by an unbreakable iron chain and separated by a hatred for each other. But in order to elude capture they must overcome their hostility
Bud Abbott, Lou Costello meet Frankenstein( Visual )

12 editions published between 1948 and 2012 in English and held by 742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comic horror film in which Abbott and Costello encounter Frankenstein's monster, Dracula, and a mad scientist
The wolf man : the legacy collection( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frankenstein meets the Wolf Man: Grave robbers open the grave of the Wolf man and awaken him
The mummy by Stephen Sommers( Visual )

7 editions published between 1932 and 2004 in English and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mummy's curse (1944): "An irrigation project in the rural bayous of Louisiana unearths Kharis the living mummy (Lon Chaney Jr.), who was buried in quicksand 25 years earlier."--IMDb website
Bud Abbott, Lou Costello meet Frankenstein by Charles Barton( Visual )

17 editions published between 1948 and 2014 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chick and Wilbur are two railroad clerks who are assigned to checking a shipment of two crates, the last remains of Dracula and Frankenstein's monster. Of course the monsters are still alive in their coffins and so the comedy chase begins, with both a stray mad scientist and the Wolfman getting involved before very long
The phantom of the opera by Rupert Julian( Visual )

19 editions published between 1925 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on Gaston Leroux's novel about a disfigured phantom terrorizing a Paris opera house in order to get his beloved singer Christine
Springfield rifle by André De Toth( Visual )

3 editions published between 1952 and 2016 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gary Cooper plays Lex Kearney, a U.S. Army major posing as a Confederate sympathizer. Kearney's ruse unmasks rustlers of Union horses, even though his true allegiance is revealed. Ultimately, the major and his troops are outmanned and outgunned. But with the experimental weapon that makes one man the equal of five, they won't be outfought
Phantom of The Opera( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This classic silent adaptation of Gaston Leroux''s novel stars Lon Chaney in his most famous performance, as the disfigured Phantom who falls in love with a young prima donna. Some critics consider it the greatest horror film ever made
Abbott & Costello : who's on first( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume, with special guest stars Lon Chaney and Sid Fields features Abbott & Costello's classic skit, "Who's On First?," along with "Don Juan Costello," "Two Tens for a Five," and others. Sit back and enjoy two whole episodes, complete with commercials, of The Colgate Comedy Hour, a popular television show which debuted in 1951
Frankenstein : complete legacy collection by Universal( Visual )

5 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A scientist creates a man with body parts of corpses with monstrous results; inspired by his devious mentor, Dr. Frankenstein creates a bride for his monster; Dr. Frankenstein's son revives the monster only to discover that it is being controlled by a devious assistant; when Ygor brings the monster to Dr. Ludwig Frankenstein, the doctor tries to replace the monster's brain with a normal one; an evil scientist escapes from prison and encounters Dracula and other monsters; Dracula and the Wolf Man seek cures for their afflictions; two freight handlers encounter Dracula and other monsters
Road to Bali by Hal Walker( Visual )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Road to Bali, Hope and Crosby are vaudeville performers hired as deep sea divers by an unscrupulous South Sea island prince. In My favorite brunette, Hope plays a photographer who substitutes for a private eye and gets involved in a murder mystery
4 movie marathon : classic western collection : Albuquerque ; Whispering Smith ; The duel at Silver Creek ; War arrow( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

War arrow: Army Major Brady is sent to end the Kiowa uprising in Texas. He must find a way to save the fort as well as the beautiful Elaine, wife of the missing cavalry officer
Frankenstein meets the Wolf Man by Roy William Neill( Visual )

17 editions published between 1943 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The resurrected Wolf Man, seeking a cure for his malady, enlists the aid of mad scientist Patric Knowles, who claims he will not only rid the Wolf Man of his nocturnal metamorphosis but will also revive the frozen body of Frankenstein's inhuman creation."--Container
Lon Chaney tribute : special makeup effects by Lon Chaney( Visual )

3 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Watch as a group of talented artists work their magic behind-the-scenes to bring Chaney's (the great silent movie actor) characters to life. The Hunchback of Notre Dame, the Clown from He Who Gets Slapped, the Phantom and Chaney himself are all recreated in great artistic detail
The ghost of Frankenstein ; Son of Frankenstein by Erle C Kenton( Visual )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ghost of Frankenstein: When Ygor brings the monster to Frankenstein's country castle, the doctor decides that a brain transplant might be in order. While Frankenstein thinks the transplant should be of a healthy and sane brain, Ygor plots with Frankenstein's unscrupulous colleague Dr. Bohmer to transplant Ygor's brain instead, so that he can rule the world using the monster's body. Their plan turns sour when the monster becomes malevolent and goes on a rampage in the nearest town. Son of Frankenstein: The son of Dr. Frankenstein returns to his ancestral castle twenty-five years after the infamous monster's "death." There he meets Ygor, a mad shepherd who is hiding the body of the creature. The young doctor revives his father's creation in the hope of rehabilitating him and clearing the family name
 
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Alternative Names
Chamey, Lon 1906-1973

Chaney Creighton 1906-1973

Chaney, Creighton Tull 1906-1973

Chaney Jr, Lon 1906-1973

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Chaney, Lon Junior

Creighton Tull, Lon 1906-1973

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The Prince of Pain 1906-1973

Чейни, Лон

لان چینی جونیور بازیگر آمریکایی

لون تشاني جونيور

ロン・チェイニー・ジュニア

小朗·钱尼

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My favorite brunetteBud Abbott, Lou Costello meet FrankensteinThe wolf man : the legacy collectionBud Abbott, Lou Costello meet FrankensteinThe phantom of the operaSpringfield rifleThe ghost of Frankenstein ; Son of Frankenstein