WorldCat Identities

Williams, John 1903-1983

Overview
Works: 62 works in 197 publications in 5 languages and 10,064 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Science fiction films  Action and adventure films  Detective and mystery films  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Fantasy films  Romance films  Television programs  Detective and mystery television programs 
Roles: Actor, Composer, Performer, Scribe
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about John Williams
 
Most widely held works by John Williams
Alfred Hitchcock's To catch a thief by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

31 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,024 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retired American jewel thief living on the French Riviera seeks to prove his innocence by exposing the burglar who has been imitating his technique
Alfred Hitchcock's Dial M for Murder by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

19 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,973 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman overhears a murder being planned when her telephone lines get crossed, but she doesn't realize how close to home the plan is -- her husband wants her murdered
Sabrina by Billy Wilder( Visual )

35 editions published between 1954 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The daughter of the chauffeur for an immensely wealthy family returns from Paris and dazzles the family's two sons
Witness for the prosecution by Billy Wilder( Visual )

12 editions published between 1957 and 2014 in English and German and held by 1,456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brilliantly made courtroom drama that left audiences reeling from its surprise twists and shocking climax. When a wealthy widow is found murdered, her married suitor, Leonard is accused of the crime. His only hope for acquittal is the testimony of his wife, but his airtight alibi shatters when she reveals some shocking secrets of her own
Alfred Hitchcock presents( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alfred Hitchcock, master of suspense, always started out his show with the line 'Good Evening.' Loaded with twists, turns, and things that go bump in the night, view this storyteller's classic tales with some of the biggest names in showbiz
The young Philadelphians by Vincent Sherman( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anthony Lawrence is an up-and-coming lawyer, whose career is interrupted by the Korean War. On the eve of his decision to run for political office, he finds himself about to defend a down-and-out friend in a murder case that threatens to expose the Main Line's darkest secrets
The twilight zone by Rod Serling( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 321 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
Will success spoil Rock Hunter? by Frank Tashlin( Visual )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ad man tries to convince a Hollywood star to endorse a line of lipstick
Double trouble( Visual )

7 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elvis plays an American singer touring European discos. He gets involved with an American heiress whose evil uncle wants to kill her for the inheritance. Dashing through Europe, the pair run into spies, counterspies, jewel thieves and Belgian detectives. Includes nine songs
D-day the sixth of June( Visual )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En route to Normandy, an American and a British officer reminisce in flashback about their romances with the same woman
Alfred Hitchcock's To catch a thief by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

2 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Living on the French Riviera, John Robie is a retired jewel thief who was once known as 'The Cat.' He catches the eye of Frances Stevens who is a pampered, vacationing heiress. But when a new rash of gem thefts occurs amongst the luxury hotels of the spectacular French playground, it appears that 'The Cat' is on the prowl once again. Robie might be reformed, but is he deviously using Frances to gain access to the tempting collection of fabulous jewelry belonging to her mother?
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The postman always rings twice: Illicit lovers botch their first attempt to bump off her husband. They finally pull it off and end up betraying each other at trial. Amorous attractions never proved so fatal
The solid gold Cadillac by Richard Quine( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Laura Partridge, a small-time stockholder creates havoc at a board meeting, falls in love with the former chief executive officer, and wrests control of the corporation from its selfish, corrupt board of directors
Spinout by Elvis Presley( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spinout: Elvis plays a singer-race car driver who has a single-minded desire to remain single. Pursuing him is a trio of lovelies with an itch to get hitched, but they have a lot more than each other as rivals. They have to compete with the sleek curves and shiny good looks of a high-powered Cobra 427
The secret war of Harry Frigg( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sent behind enemy lines to free five Allied generals by being imprisoned with them, Harry Frigg uses his hilarious talent for escape and his new rank of Major General (he's promoted from private overnight) to create havoc for friend and foe
Alfred Hitchcock presents( Visual )

6 editions published between 1987 and 1999 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes four programs from the macabre mystery-black comedy series of the 1950s
Dear Brigitte( Visual )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A college professor discovers that his son not only has a brain that can best computers, the boy can also compute race track odds for fun and immense profit. But the boy genius, it turns out, has interests beyond mathematics: he'll do anything to meet the woman of his dreams, French actress Brigitte Bardot
Midnight lace by David Miller( Visual )

3 editions published between 1960 and 2017 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this woman-in-peril suspense film, set in London, the sanity of a newlywed heiress comes into question when, after a number of unwitnessed near-fatal accidents and life-threatening phone calls, she claims to be the target of a stalker. As time passes and her reports of more calls and a visit from a mysterious stranger nobody else sees are met with skepticism by everybody, the woman begins to unravel and becomes increasingly paranoid, suspecting everyone around her, including her debonair new husband
Star wars by George Lucas( Visual )

4 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chapter three of the "Star Wars" trilogy. As the Rebel leaders map their strategy for an all-out attack on the Emperor's newer, bigger and dreaded, Death Star, Han Solo remains frozen and imprisoned in the cavernous desert fortress of Jabba the Hutt, the most loathsome outlaw in the universe, who is also keeping Princess Leia as a slave girl. Now a master of The Force, Luke Skywalker rescues his friends, but he cannot become a true Jedi Knight until he wages his own crucial battle against Darth Vader who has sworn to win Luke over to the Dark Side of The Force
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dial M for murder: Ex-tennis pro Tony Wendice decides to murder his wife for her money and because she had an affair the year before. He blackmails an old college associate to strangle her, but when he dials a Mayfair exchange to set the plot in motion, his right number gets the wrong answer. The postman always rings twice: Illicit lovers botch their first attempt to bump off her husband. They finally pull it off and end up betraying each other at trial. Amorous attractions never proved so fatal
 
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Alfred Hitchcock's Dial M for Murder
Alternative Names
Ioannes Williams

John Williams acteur britannique

John Williams attore britannico

John Williams brit színész

John Williams britischer Schauspieler

John Williams britisk skodespelar

John Williams britisk skuespiller

John Williams Brits acteur

John Williams brittisk skådespelare

John Williams English actor

Τζον Γουίλιαμς

Джон Уильямс британский актёр

ג'ון ויליאמס

جان ویلیامز (بازیگر) بازیگر بریتانیایی

جون وليامز ممثل إنجليزي

ジョン・ウィリアムズ

Languages
English (134)

Spanish (4)

German (2)

French (2)

Italian (1)

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Alfred Hitchcock's Dial M for MurderWitness for the prosecutionAlfred Hitchcock presentsGreatest classic films collectionThe solid gold CadillacGreatest classic films collection