WorldCat Identities

Hudson, Rock 1925-1985

Overview
Works: 619 works in 1,854 publications in 7 languages and 26,853 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Western films  Comedy films  Biography  Romantic comedy films  Action and adventure films  Romance films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  War films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Costume designer, Other, Contributor, Interviewee, Singer, Host
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Rock Hudson
Giant by George Stevens( Visual )

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

Bick Benedict, his society-gilded wife and three generations of land-rich Texas sons and daughters love, swagger, connive and clash in a monumental drama of family strife, racial bigotry and conflict between cattle barons and newly-rich oil tycoons
Pillow talk by Michael Gordon( Visual )

54 editions published between 1959 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,739 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 )

62 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,417 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 )

63 editions published between 1956 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,149 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 )

25 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 806 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a former outlaw turned wagon train guide, Stewart is pitted against warring Indians, murderous hijackers and a traitorous ally as he attempts to lead a group of settlers through the treacherous Oregon wilderness
Winchester '73 by Anthony Mann( Visual )

7 editions published between 1950 and 2010 in English and German and held by 775 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frontiersman Lin McAdam is attempting to track down both his father's murderer and his one-of-a-kind rifle, the Winchester '73, as it passes among a diverse group of desperate characters, including a crazed highwayman, an immoral gunrunner, a savage young Indian chief, and McAdam's own murderous brother
A farewell to arms by Charles Vidor( Visual )

47 editions published between 1957 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romance of an American ambulance driver wounded in World War I who falls in love with his nurse
Seconds by John Frankenheimer( Visual )

25 editions published between 1966 and 2015 in English and German and held by 754 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
Lover come back by Delbert Mann( Visual )

24 editions published between 1961 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

39 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in English and held by 686 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
Magnificent obsession by Douglas Sirk( Visual )

36 editions published between 1953 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 684 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reckless playboy Bob Merrick crashes his speedboat, requiring emergency attention from a rescue team. They have to use the town's only resuscitator. At that same moment the beloved, local doctor has a heart attack and dies while waiting for the life-saving device. When Bob learns about the doctor's secret - to give selflessley and in secret - he decides to give it a try. He alienates the doctor's widow, Helen, with whom Bob has now fallen in love. His persistence causes another tragedy, and he must remake his life
The mirror crack'd by Agatha Christie( Visual )

23 editions published between 1980 and 2009 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 )

20 editions published between 1964 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 636 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
Ice Station Zebra by Lloyd Nolan( Visual )

18 editions published between 1968 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 540 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
Come September by Robert Mulligan( Visual )

13 editions published between 1961 and 2016 in English and Multiple languages and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A successful New York businessman visits his Italian villa to relax and to romance his Italian girlfriend. After arriving unannounced, he finds out that, during his absence, the luxurious home has become a hotel
Darling Lili by Blake Edwards( Visual )

25 editions published between 1969 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lili Smith is a singing sweetheart whom the troops adore. But she has a secret : she's really an enemy agent. She's just been assigned a new mission to seduce heroic pilot Major William Larrabee
Man's favorite sport? by Howard Hawks( Visual )

13 editions published between 1963 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roger Willoughby (Hudson) is happily employed as one of the world's great angling experts. Unfortunately, even his own boss doesn't know that Roger has never been fishing in his entire life! So when press agent Abigail Page (Prentiss) arranges for Roger to participate in her resort's upcoming fishing tournament, he's thrown into a panic. At the resort, the two of them commence a crash course to turn him into a genuine outdoorsman - only to have their plan upset by a surprise visit from Roger's fiancée!
Ray Bradbury's the Martian chronicles by Ray Bradbury( Visual )

9 editions published between 1980 and 2010 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first settlers on Mars discover the shocking secrets of the Red Planet
The Doris Day and Rock Hudson comedy collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 302 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
Something of value( Visual )

7 editions published between 1957 and 2016 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the British East Africa country of Kenya 1945, former childhood playmates Peter McKenzie and Kimani have maintained their deep friendship, even though they have a difference in race, class and tradition. By 1952, the bloody Mau Mau spread violence and terror in an effort to sweep the British from the land, the uprising destroys their magnificent homeland. The men discover that even the strongest bond may be stronger than the beat of the drums or the crack of rifles and the cry for freedom
 
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Giant
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

Rock Hudson actor estadounidense

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

ロック・ハドソン

洛克·哈德森

洛克·哈德森 Actor

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Pillow talkAll that heaven allowsWritten on the windSecondsThe undefeatedMagnificent obsessionThe mirror crack'dSend me no flowers