WorldCat Identities

Whitmore, James 1921-2009

Overview
Works: 265 works in 719 publications in 5 languages and 25,308 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Action and adventure films  Musical films  Dystopian films  Prison films  Western films  War films  Romance films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Singer, Author, Costume designer, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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The Shawshank Redemption by Frank Darabont( Visual )

40 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 4,438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two convicts, one white and one black, never give up the dream of freedom, and together they turn hope and friendship into an uplifting bond no prison can ever take away
Where the red fern grows by Wilson Rawls( Visual )

43 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 2,234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy living in the Ozarks achieves his heart's desire when he becomes the owner of two redbone hounds and teaches them to be champion hunters
Rodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma! by Richard Rodgers( Visual )

16 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in English and held by 2,202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cowboy wins his girl despite the intervention of a sinister hired hand
Tora! Tora! Tora! by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

29 editions published between 1970 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,032 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization which chronicles the bombing of Pearl Harbor from both the Japanese and American points of view
The Majestic by Frank Darabont( Visual )

9 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 1,286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A blacklisted Hollywood writer in 1951 gets into a car accident and loses his memory. He settles down in a small town when he is mistaken for a long-lost son
I will fight no more forever( Visual )

43 editions published between 1975 and 2016 in English and German and held by 1,189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the Nez Percé War of 1877, during which Chief Joseph & the Nez Percé Indians fought General Oliver Otis Howard & the U.S. Army for 108 consecutive days before finally surrendering on Oct. 8, 1877
Kiss me Kate by Cole Porter( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in English and held by 995 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two squabbling, 20th-century ex-marrieds are cast as squabbling Renaissance romantics in a musical version of The taming of the shrew. On stage they fight it out and backstage they continue to clash
Planet of the apes by Franklin J Schaffner( Visual )

34 editions published between 1967 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 929 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After crash-landing on an uncharted planet, astronaut Leo Davidson finds himself trapped in a savage world where talking apes dominate the human race. A sympathetic chimpanzee named Ari helps him evade the invincible gorilla army
Them! by Gordon Douglas( Visual )

23 editions published between 1954 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 849 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Man has split the atom and created the ultimate weapon. But how could he have known he would also create Them?...Them! begins in New Mexico with a child wandering in shock, a ransacked general store -- and a battered corpse full of enough formic acid to kill 20 men. It ends with an epic struggle in the 700 miles of storm drains under Los Angeles, where the insect hordes are beaten. But they're not conquered, because they spawned a generation of films about radioactive creatures. Some approximate the terror but few have equalled the artistry of Them!" -- Back of container
Black like me by ( Visual )

18 editions published between 1964 and 2012 in English and held by 754 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of a white writer in the early 1960's who chemically changes the color of his skin in order to experience life as a black man in the South
The adventures of Mark Twain( Visual )

8 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in English and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom Sawyer, Huck Finn and Becky Thatcher stow away with Mark Twain on his magical airship and take an incredible journey through time in search of Halley's Comet. Along the way they encounter a variety of Twain's storybook characters
Rodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma! by Richard Rodgers( Recording )

21 editions published between 1955 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Digitally remastered from original 1955 screenplay starring Shirley Jones and Gordon MacRae
The asphalt jungle by John Huston( Visual )

18 editions published between 1950 and 2016 in English and Italian and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When criminal mastermind Doc Riedenschneider is released from prison, he approaches his lawyer with a plan for the biggest jewel heist in history
The serpent's egg by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Out-of-work American trapeze artist, Abel Rosenberg finds the only way to navigate the surreal circus that is 1923 Berlin is to stay drunk. But even through his stupor, he can see the thread of a frightening mystery, everyone he knows, even his most distant acquaintances, is dying violently. Can he survive ... or will his mind and soul completely unravel? --Container
Madigan by Don Siegel( Visual )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un veterano policía de la ciudad de Nueva York tiene pocas horas para detener a un temible asesino
Planet of the apes by Tim Burton( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Astronaut Taylor crash lands on a distant planet ruled by apes who use a primitive race of humans for experimentation and sport. Soon Taylor finds himself among the hunted, his life in the hands of a benevolent chimpanzee scientist
All my sons by Jack O'Brien( Visual )

8 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set during World War II, a troubled father and son know that a second son will never return from the war, even though the mother believes her missing boy will soon come home. But such turmoil only conceals greater anguish as suspicion falls on the father for hiding a devastating secret
Guns of the magnificent seven( Visual )

11 editions published between 1969 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A gunfighter leads a team of the deadliest men in the West on a mission to free a peasant leader from a Mexican prison
The twilight zone( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fourth season of this classic groundbreaking series saw the beginning of one-hour episodes. This allowed for more elaborate and detailed stories which plunged viewers even further into the twilight zone
Hail Columbia!( Visual )

9 editions published between 1982 and 2008 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Behind the scenes with astronauts John Young and Robert Crippen as they prepare for the voyage of the world's first space shuttle
 
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The Shawshank Redemption
Alternative Names
James Whitmore acteur américain

James Whitmore Amerikaans filmacteur

James Whitmore attore cinematografico e attore televisivo statunitense

James Whitmore US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Whitmore, James Allen, Jr.

Джеймс Уитмор

Джэймс Уітмар

Уитмор, Джеймс

ג'יימס ויטמור

جيمس ويتمور

جیمز ویتمور افسر و بازیگر آمریکایی

제임스 위트모어

ジェームズ・ホイットモア

詹姆斯·惠特摩

詹姆斯·惠特莫爾

Languages
English (332)

German (5)

Italian (2)

Spanish (2)

French (1)

Covers
Where the red fern growsRodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma!Them!The adventures of Mark TwainHail Columbia!