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Jory, Victor 1902-1982

Overview
Works: 255 works in 424 publications in 7 languages and 9,128 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Biographical films  Television adaptations  Prison films  Personal narratives  Juvenile works  Detective and mystery films  War films 
Roles: Actor, vac, Narrator, Performer, Speaker, Costume designer, Other, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Victor Jory
 
Most widely held works by Victor Jory
The miracle worker by Arthur Penn( Visual )

18 editions published between 1962 and 2010 in English and Italian and held by 2,486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Enfermée dans un monde effrayant de silence et d'obscurité, Helen Keller, à 7 ans, est une enfant solitaire qui n'a jamais vu la lumière du soleil, entendu la voix de sa mère ou pu exprimer la moindre émotion. Annie Sullivan, une jeune institutrice de 20 ans ayant elle même récemment retrouvé la vue, parvient à entrer en contact avec Helen par le pouvoir du toucher. Elle guidera alors son audacieuse élève dans un voyage miraculeux vers le bonheur et la lumière. (jaquette)
Gone with the wind by Victor Fleming( Visual )

7 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in English and held by 986 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scarlett O'Hara is the daughter of a wealthy southern plantation owner. Ashley is the love of her life, but he is going to marry his cousin Melanie Hamilton. At a barbecue at Twelve Oaks, Scarlett meets Rhett Butler. News of the Civil War starting arrives at the barbecue. As the war continues, Scarlett becomes a widow, all while still pining for Ashley. After the war, Scarlett travels to her family's plantation only to find it in ruins, with no food, animals and her mother dead. Later, Rhett courts Scarlett and they get married and have a daughter, Bonnie. When Bonnie dies, Rhett goes mad. Then Melanie dies. Rhett feels that Scarlett will go to Ashley to be with him. Not understanding Scarlett's intentions, Rhett walks out on Scarlett
Papillon by Franklin J Schaffner( Visual )

42 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 901 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thrilling adventure of imprisonment and escape(s) from a French Guiana prison
A midsummer night's dream by Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy( Visual )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 676 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Love is blind, fickle and true. Theseus, Duke of Athens, is going to marry Hyppolyta, Queen of the Amazons. Demetrius is engaged to Hermia, but Hermia loves Lysander. Helena loves Demetrius. Oberon and Titania, of the kingdom of fairies, have a slight quarrel about whether or not the boy Titania is raising will join Titania's band or Oberon's, so Oberon tries to get the boy from her by using some magic. Lysander and Hermina meet in the forest. Helena and Demetrius are there as well. There are actors practicing a play for the upcoming wedding of Theseus and Hippolyta. Due to some misunderstandings by Puck, the whole thing becomes a little bit more confused
Cheyenne autumn by John Ford( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three-hundred starving Cheyenne men, women and children, forcibly resettled in the barren wastelands of Oklahoma, set out on a desperate 1500-mile trek back to their Yellowstone homeland. A true-life story
Dodge City by Michael Curtiz( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1866, Kansas, the American civil war has just finished and the armies disbanded. The building of the West begins, and in 1872, the new city of Dodge City is ruled by violence and shootings. The Irishman Wade Hatton is a man adapted to these days and presently is conducting a group of pioneers, including Abbie Irving and her reckless brother, to Dodge City. Once in the city, Wade is invited to be the local sheriff, and an incident makes him accept the position. He tries to clean up the cattle town, ruled by the powerful outlaw Jeff Surrett and his gang, with the support of the decent local people
The fugitive kind by Sidney Lumet( Visual )

4 editions published between 1960 and 2010 in English and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A smoldering, snakeskin-jacketed Val Xavier is a guitar-strumming drifter trying to go straight. He finds work and solace in a Southern small-town variety store run by Lady Torrance, who's lonely, sexually frustrated, and abused by her vile, deathly ill husband, and who proves as much a temptation for Val as local wild child Carol, who tries to seduce him
Kung Fu( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kwai Chang Caine is a Shaolin monk who is on the run after he killed the Chinese Emperor's nephew. The nephew had killed Caine's teacher in cold blood with a gun, like a coward. Caine flees to America both to escape retaliation and to search for his brother in order to settle down in this new land. However, he can not help but continually run into trouble from gunfighters and others as they oppress the innocent, while bounty hunters pursue the price on his head. Against this, he has his Kung-fu martial arts skill which proves to be devastatingly effective in this gun-dominated land
Each dawn I die( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A muckraking reporter is framed for murder and sent to a particularly brutal prison
Maryam( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's 1979 and Mary, an Iranian-American teenager is pursuing fun and romance in the New Jersey suburbs. Her strict father forbids her to date and live life like a normal teenager. But her world is changed when her fundamentalist Muslim cousin, Ali, comes to live with her family at the same time that Americans are taken hostage in Iran. Now Mary has to come to terms with her own unique, culturally-divided identity
Dead men tell Charlie Chan in Rio( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dead men tell: Charlie Chan teams up with his number two son, Jimmy, to solve a mystery that takes place aboard a ship bound for a treasure hunt. Using a map, Charlie has to solve the mystery before they all wind up in Davy Jones' locker
Classic Western round-up( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Texans: In the wake of the Civil War, the defeated South was overrun by carpetbaggers, con-men eager and corrupt politicos, all scheming to grab every possible dollar. Tells the story of a family of ranchers who decide to herd their cattle north in order to escape the heavy taxes imposed by these greedy money-grubbers. But the trip proves more difficult than they expected, as they battle fires, blizzards and -- worst of all -- other human beings who would like to prevent them from successfully reaching their destination
The Light of the western stars( Visual )

7 editions published between 1940 and 2010 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A ranch foreman is saved from becoming an outlaw by a pretty girl that believes in him
The time tunnel( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Determined to prove that Project Tic Toc was capable of sending humans through time, Dr. Tony Newman and Dr. Doug Phillips entered the project's time tunnel before final tests were completed. Now, caught in time and unable to return home, the two scientists battle to stay alive as the Vortex of Time thrusts them into the middle of some of the most significant events in world history. But even more important, as the time travelers encounter famous and influential people of the past, they must make sure their actions don't inadvertently change history and alter the future"--Container
Steve McQueen collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Papillon: a convict called vows to escape the inescapable Devil's Island
The Puppetoon movie( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fantasia of puppet animation hosted by Gumby, Pokey and Arnie the dinosaur. Includes the artistic contribution of hundreds of Puppetoon animators
The boy who talks to whales( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a small California fishing village a boy and his uncle are fascinated by a gray whale, and head out into the open sea to search for her when she turns up missing
Cat-women of the moon( Visual )

5 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An expedition to the moon discovers a subterranean cavern of ferocious, love-starved cat-women who have not seen men for centuries. The air supply is escaping from the caves and the moon maidens must capture the crew and escape to Earth
Power of the press( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Fuller provided the story for this daring drama about a corrupt newspaper publisher who uses wartime security as an excuse to promote his personal agenda, which includes murder"--Container
The Green Archer( Visual )

9 editions published between 1981 and 2008 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mysterious Green Archer offers his protection to the denizens of an English castle in this 15-chapter serial
 
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Victor Jory attore canadese

Victor Jory Canadees acteur

Victor Jory Canadian actor

Victor Jory canadisk skuespiller

Victor Jory kanadensisk skådespelare

Victor Jory kanadischer Schauspieler

Victor Jory kanadisk skodespelar

Victor Jory kanadisk skuespiller

Виктор Джори

Джори, Виктор

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Gone with the windPapillonA midsummer night's dreamCheyenne autumnThe fugitive kindEach dawn I dieSteve McQueen collectionPower of the press