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Juran, Nathan 1907-2002

Works: 156 works in 364 publications in 5 languages and 6,948 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Western films  History  Fantasy comedies (Motion pictures)  Action and adventure films  Historical films  Science fiction films  Fantasy films 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Author, fmd, Performer, Film editor, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Nathan Juran
Most widely held works by Nathan Juran
Harvey by Henry Koster( Visual )

2 editions published between 1950 and 2000 in English and held by 1,409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Stewart gives one of his finest performances in this lighthearted film, based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning play. Stewart stars as the good-natured Elwood P. Dowd, whose constant companion is Harvey, a six-foot tall rabbit that only he can see. To his sister, Veta Louise (Josephine Hull), Elwood's obsession with Harvey has been a thorn in the side of her plans to marry off her daughter. But when Veta Louise decides to put Elwood in a mental hospital, a hilarious mix-up occurs and she finds herself committed instead. It's up to Elwood to straighten out the mess with his kindly philosophy, and his "imaginary" friend, in this popular classic that features a Best Supporting Actress Academy Award-winning performance by Josephine Hull
Richard Llewellyn's How green was my valley by John Ford( Visual )

4 editions published between 1941 and 2012 in English and held by 1,101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man looks back on his life as a boy in a small Welsh mining town. His reminiscences reveal the disintegration of his closely knit family, while capturing the sentiments and issues of their time
The 7th voyage of Sinbad by Nathan Juran( Visual )

43 editions published between 1958 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 927 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"It's an incredible cinematic adventure as the legendary Sinbad sets off on a dangerous journey to the mysterious Island of Colossa. His quest is to break the spell cast over his beloved princess by a diabolical magician. But before he can save her, Sinbad must battle an awesome collection of mythical monsters: the man-eating Cyclops, a saber-wielding skeleton, a ferocious two-headed bird called the Roc and a fire-breathing dragon"--Container
Bend of the river by Anthony Mann( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man with a past guides a band of pioneers from Missouri over the Oregon Trail to a new life in the Columbia River Basin. When the settlers are cheated out of their supplies and cattle, he crosses rivers, climbs mountains and out-guns greedy hijackers to ensure their survival through the first winter
20 million miles to earth( Visual )

24 editions published between 1957 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American rocket ship returns from a flight to Venus but crashes, leaving behind a cute little creature brought back from Venus. Unfortunately, the little creature doesn't stay little for long, and threatens to tear apart the Colosseum
H.G. Wells' First men in the moon( Visual )

9 editions published between 1989 and 2017 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A team of United Nations astronauts finds evidence of an earlier moon mission. Back on earth, officials find an elderly man who claims that he, his fiancee, and a scientist journeyed to the moon 65 years before and were attacked by grotesque, human-like forms that live in immense crystal caverns
Hellcats of the Navy( Visual )

5 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a true incident, World War II submarine Commander Casey Abbott leads a daring mission to enter the heavily mined Tsushima Straits to sever a vital link between the Asiatic mainland and the Japanese home islands
Jack the Giant Killer( Visual )

14 editions published between 1962 and 2016 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this version of Jack and the Beanstalk, Jack rescues the beautiful princess from the giant as well as an array of witches, dragons and sea monsters-- each the magical creation of the evil Pendragon of Cornwall. Live action with animated inserts
Attack of the 50 foot woman( Visual )

3 editions published between 1985 and 2007 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Nancy Archer is a wealthy woman who is fresh from the loony bin and ticked off. Her husband has been putting the moves on Honey Parker and scheming about the day when Nancy's fortune will be theirs. That day will never come, especially not since Nancy has an alien encounter that zaps her metabolism into overdrive. Soon, Nancy's size matches her rage."
Law and order by Royal Canadian Mounted Police( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man restores law and order to a frontier town after one of his brothers is killed and his other brother is framed for the murder
Attack of the 50 ft. woman by Nathan Juran( Visual )

11 editions published between 1958 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An alien encounter causes a woman to grow to 50 ft. tall. She expresses her rage at her husband's scheming as she goes through town, destroying everything in her path
The Boris Karloff collection( Visual )

2 editions published between 1937 and 2006 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tower of London: King Richard III is sixth in line to the throne and with the aid of his executioner friend treacherously disposes of the five who stand between him and the crown
Good day for a hanging( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ex-lawman-turned-rancher Ben Cutler solves the murder of the town marshal, but becomes an enemy of the people when a lawyer turns the townsfolk against him
Winchester '73 by Anthony Mann( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 92 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
The brain from Planet Arous( Visual )

10 editions published between 1957 and 2009 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

About an evil alien brain which takes over the body of a nuclear scientist, threatening world domination
The classic sci-fi ultimate collection( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cult of the cobra: Vengeance is sworn against six American GI's after they witness a clandestine ceremony worshiping beautiful women who can change into serpents
The land unknown( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The land unknown: When a navy expedition crash-lands in a crater thousands of miles below sea level, they encounter a hot, tropical landscape of prehistoric terror filled with ferocious dinosaurs
The 4-movie combat classics collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The war lover: In England during World War II, bomber pilots fall for the same girl, but only one will make it through the war to ask for her hand. Hellcats of the Navy: Highlights the daring exploits of a submarine commander whose mission is to chart the minefields in the waters of Japan during World War II. This is Ronald and Nancy Reagan's only screen appearance together. Anzio: A war correspondent paints a vivid portrait of one of the bloodiest and most heroic World War II battles ever fought. The night of the generals: The murder of a prostitute, who is also a German agent, draws the attention of Major Grau of German Intelligence, who discovers that the evidence points to three top-ranking Nazi generals. After following leads, Grau winds up in Paris and discovers that two of the generals are deeply involved in a plot to assassinate Adolf Hitler. Grau's case will go unfinished for twenty years until the true killer is brought to justice
The Deadly mantis( Visual )

4 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A giant insect frozen for millions of years thaws out in Alaska and makes it way to New York City
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The 7th voyage of Sinbad
Alternative Names
Hertz Juran, Naftuli 1907-2002

Hertz Nathan 1907-2002

Juran Jerry 1907-2002

Juran, Naftuli Hertz 1907-2002

Juran, Nathan H. 1907-2002

Juran Nathan Hertz 1907-2002

Nathan H. Juran director de cine estadounidense

Nathan H. Juran regista austriaco

Nathan Juran

Nathan Juran Amerikaans filmregisseur

Nathan Juran cinéaste américain

Nathan Juran US-amerikanischer Szenenbildner und Filmregisseur österreichischer Herkunft

Юран, Натан

نیتن اچ. جوران کارگردان آمریکایی

주런, 나단 1907-2002


20 million miles to earthHellcats of the NavyLaw and orderGood day for a hangingThe Deadly mantis