WorldCat Identities

Hudson, Rock 1925-1985

Works: 653 works in 2,011 publications in 7 languages and 27,195 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Western films  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Biography  Romance films  Action and adventure films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  War films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Costume designer, Contributor, Other, Interviewee, Singer, Host
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Giant by George Stevens( Visual )

142 editions published between 1955 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 2,890 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Director George Steven's sweeping saga of family conflict and social consciousness based on Edna Ferber's best seller, for the first time on Blu-ray. Nominated for 10 Academy Awards. Starring Rock Hudson as rancher Bick Benedict, Elizabeth Taylor as his wife Leslie and James Dean (in his final film role) as nouveau oil baron Jett Rink, this tale of three generations of Texan remains both grand and intimate
Pillow talk by Michael Gordon( Visual )

64 editions published between 1959 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A romantic comedy in which a carefree bachelor and carefree career girl share a telephone party line. Mutual hostility develops without their ever having met. When they finally become acquainted, attitudes begin to change
All that heaven allows by Douglas Sirk( Visual )

64 editions published between 1955 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 1,406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cary Scott, an attractive and wealthy New England widow, creates a social outcry in her community and within her family when she becomes romantically involved with Ron Kirby, her much younger gardener
Written on the wind by Douglas Sirk( Visual )

65 editions published between 1956 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Bathed in lurid Technicolor, melodrama maestro Douglas Sirk's Written on the Wind is the stylishly debauched tale of a Texas oil magnate brought down by the excesses of his spoiled offspring. Features an all-star quartet that includes Robert Stack as a pistol-packin' alcoholic playboy; Lauren Bacall as his long-suffering wife; Rock Hudson as his earthy best friend; and Dorothy Malone as his nymphomaniac sister."--Container
Bend of the river by Anthony Mann( Visual )

30 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 820 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man with a past guides a band of pioneers from Missouri over the Oregon Trail to a new life in the Columbia River Basin. When the settlers are cheated out of their supplies and cattle, he crosses rivers, climbs mountains and out-guns greedy hijackers to ensure their survival through the first winter
A farewell to arms by Charles Vidor( Visual )

49 editions published between 1957 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romance of an American ambulance driver wounded in World War I who falls in love with his nurse
Winchester '73 by Anthony Mann( Visual )

7 editions published between 1950 and 2010 in English and German and held by 771 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A traves de un rifle cuentan varias historias en paralelo. Dos jinetes llegan a Dodge City persiguiendo a un hombre. Este es el dia de la independencia y la gente se arremolina en torno al premio del concurso de tiro, un rifle unico: el winchester 73. Lin McAdan, uno de los preseguidores, triunfa en el concurso y consigue el rifle, pero su contrincante Dutch Henry Brown se lo roba y huye. El rifle pasa a manos de un traficante de armas, luego a un jefe indio y mas tarde a un forajido. Mientras tanto la persecusion prosigue
Lover come back by Delbert Mann( Visual )

28 editions published between 1961 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adman and adwomen battle over a fake account and wind up in bed together
The undefeated by Robert L Jacks( Visual )

41 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in English and held by 694 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the end of the Civil War, Union Cavalry officer John Henry Thomas (John Wayne) and former Confederate Colonel James Langdon (Rock Hudson) lead their men into Mexico to begin a new life. Caught between Mexican rebels and the Emperor's forces, they find themselves fighting side by side and must forge an uneasy friendship in order to survive
The mirror crack'd by Agatha Christie( Visual )

26 editions published between 1980 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 637 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miss Marple tackles an assembly of suspects in a homicide on the set of an American extravaganza being filmed in England
Send me no flowers by Norman Jewison( Visual )

25 editions published between 1964 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When he overhears a doctor discussing the imminent death of a patient, hypocondriac George bealieves the doctor is referring to him. Convinced he's living on borrowed time, he enlists his best friend Arnold to help him find a new husband for his soon-to-be-widowed wife Judy
Magnificent obsession by Douglas Sirk( Visual )

15 editions published between 1954 and 2009 in English and held by 628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reckless playboy Bob Merrick crashes his speedboat, requiring emergency attention and the use of the town's only resuscitator--at the very moment that beloved local Dr. Phillips has a heart attack and dies waiting for the life-saving device. Bob and the doctor's widow, Helen, find themselves inextricably linked amid a series of increasingly wild twists, turns, trials, and tribulations.--Container
Ice Station Zebra by Lloyd Nolan( Visual )

17 editions published between 1968 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ice Station Zebra, treacherously perched at the top of the world, silently guards a secret that will change the balance of world power forever. America's only hope rests with the speed and courage of the fighting men in the nuclear sub Tigerfish. Pray they get there before the Russians
Seconds( Visual )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sinister thriller from the fractured 1960s that concerns a middle-aged businessman dissatisfied with his suburban existence, who is urged (and blackmailed) to undergo a strange and elaborate procedure that will grant him a new life as a reborn
Come September by Robert Mulligan( Visual )

14 editions published between 1961 and 2016 in English and Multiple languages and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A successful New York business man visits his Italian villa to relax and to romance his Italian girlfriend. But after arriving unannounced, he finds out that, during his absence, the luxurious home has become a hotel
Ray Bradbury's the Martian chronicles by Michael Anderson( Visual )

9 editions published between 1980 and 2018 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first settlers on Mars discover the shocking secrets of the Red Planet
Seconds by John Frankenheimer( Visual )

23 editions published between 1966 and 2015 in English and German and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Desperate to escape his dreary, dead-end life, an aging banker succumbs to a mysterious organization's offer of a new identity and a fresh start. Surgically transformed into a handsome, young man, he begins a jet-set existence among a shadowy community of similar "reborns." But his heady exhilaration spirals into a heart-stopping terror as he discovers that his newly purchased life carries a terrifying price
Man's favorite sport? by Howard Hawks( Visual )

16 editions published between 1963 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ace fishing equipment salesman and renowned author on the subject can't stand the outdoors or fishing. A public relations representative for a major fishing tournament wants Rock to be the competition's star attraction. When he confesses he doesn't know the first thing about the sport, Prentiss and a con man attempt to give the expert a crash course on being a great outdoorsman
Darling Lili by Blake Edwards( Visual )

27 editions published between 1969 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two strangers find love amidst the chaos of World War I in this musical extravaganza set in the harrowing world of international espionage
The Doris Day and Rock Hudson comedy collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pillow talk: Two single professionals find themselves sharing a party line - and a whole lot more - when they get their lines crossed
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Alternative Names
Fitzgerald, Roy

Fitzgerald, Roy 1925-1985

Hudson, Roc 1925-1985

Hudson, Rock

Hudson, Rock 1924-1985

Rock Hudson acteur américain

Rock Hudson actor american

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Rock Hudson actor estatunidenc

Rock Hudson aktor amerikan

Rock Hudson aktor amerykański

Rock Hudson Amerikaans filmacteur

Rock Hudson amerikai színész

Rock Hudson amerikansk skådespelare

Rock Hudson attore statunitense

Rock Hudson US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Rock Hudson yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

Rok Hadson

Scherer Jr., Roy Harold 1925-1985

Scherer, Leroy Harold.

Scherer, Roy

Scherer, Roy 1925-1985

Scherer, Roy Harold

Scherer, Roy Harold 1925-1985

Ροκ Χάτσον

Рок Гадсон

Рок Хадсон

Рок Хъдзън

רוק הדסון

רוק הדסון שחקן אמריקאי

راک هادسن بازیگر آمریکایی

روك هدسون

روك هدسون ممثل أمريكي

ร็อค ฮัดสัน

록 허드슨

ハドソン, ロック



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Pillow talkAll that heaven allowsWritten on the windThe undefeatedThe mirror crack'dSend me no flowersMagnificent obsessionIce Station Zebra