WorldCat Identities

Williams, John 1903-1983

Overview
Works: 81 works in 221 publications in 5 languages and 10,181 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Romance films  Romantic comedy films  Film noir  Film remakes  Anthology television programs 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Instrumentalist, Author, 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 Dial M for Murder by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

19 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,953 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man devises a plan to murder his wife, not only because he wants her money, but because she is in love with another man
Sabrina by Billy Wilder( Visual )

30 editions published between 1954 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,641 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 Agatha Christie( Visual )

11 editions published between 1957 and 2014 in English and German and held by 1,458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A murder mystery and court trial which reveals some interesting quirks of the personalities involved
Alfred Hitchcock's To catch a thief( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 939 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 To catch a thief by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 848 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman falls in love with a reformed jewel thief, but suspects he's active again when a series of jewel heists occur
Alfred Hitchcock presents( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 441 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( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 317 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 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ad man tries to convince a Hollywood star to endorse a line of lipstick
D-day the sixth of June( Visual )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 269 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( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 232 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?
Double trouble( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When crooner Guy Lambert wraps his London show and travels to Brussels, two beauties secretly follow. One (Annette Day) is a lovestruck heiress, the other (Yvonne Romain) an enigmatic temptress. And they could be two too much for unattached Guy. Comedy, mystery and mayhem combine when Elvis Presley plays Guy in Double Trouble, a romp involving stolen gems, trenchcoated defectives - that is, detectives! - and more
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 211 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
An introduction to fixed appliances by K. G Isaacson( Book )

19 editions published between 1973 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To catch a thief by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

15 editions published between 1954 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A famous cat burglar who has retired to the Riveria catches a thief who is imitating his old style
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 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
Double trouble( Visual )

4 editions published between 1985 and 1997 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elvis plays an American singer touring European discos. He gets involved with two women, one of whom is an American heiress whose evil uncle wants to kill her for her inheritance. Dashing through Europe, Elvis and his two young groupies run into spies, counterspies, jewel thieves, and Belgian detectives. With nine songs, including "Old MacDonald Had a Farm."
Spinout( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 46 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 44 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
Dear Brigitte( Visual )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 35 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
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
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

ジョン・ウィリアムズ

Languages
English (123)

Spanish (4)

German (2)

French (2)

Italian (1)

Covers
Witness for the prosecutionAlfred Hitchcock's To catch a thiefAlfred Hitchcock presentsGreatest classic films collectionThe solid gold Cadillac