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Juran, Nathan 1907-2002

Works: 152 works in 314 publications in 5 languages and 6,465 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Western films  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  Fantasy comedies (Motion pictures)  History  Historical films  Fantasy films  Science fiction films 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Author, Performer, Film editor, fmd, 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 1,381 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 )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 1,082 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 )

46 editions published between 1958 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 941 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 Colossus. 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 Toc and a fire-breathing dragon." -- Container
20 million miles to earth( Visual )

25 editions published between 1957 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American rocketship 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 )

7 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a team of United Nations astronauts prepares for a moon mission, they are confused by a man who claims he, his fiancée and a scientist journeyed to the moon 65 years ago and were attacked by grotesque, human-like forms that live in immense crystal caverns
Attack of the 50 foot woman( Visual )

7 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in English and held by 312 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."
Hellcats of the Navy( Visual )

5 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in English and held by 247 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 )

11 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this version of Jack and the Beanstalk, Jack the farmer rescues the beautiful princess repeatably, and not just from the giant but from a fantastic array of witches, dragons and sea monsters, each the magical creation of the superbly evil Pendragon. This film marked the spectacular introduction of Fantascope, which created a whole new kind of special effects for movies. Animated puppets were given dimension and were able to be combined with live action for the first time
Law and order( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marshal Frame Johnson cleans up Tombstone and other lawless towns
Lost in space( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's the third and final season of the far-out tales of TV's most loveable space crew! Along with out-of-this-world extras, this collectable installment presents the final 9 episodes
Rock Hudson( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The spiral road: When an opportunistic physician (Rock Hudson) travels to the jungles of Java, a shocking meeting with a black magic witch doctor forces him to re-evaluate his selfish past
The Boris Karloff collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 111 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
The time tunnel( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 103 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
Good day for a hanging( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 98 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
Bend of the river by Anthony Mann( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 90 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
Winchester '73 by Anthony Mann( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 86 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 )

8 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and held by 67 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 56 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 )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The deadly mantis: A paleontologist teams up with the military to battle a huge praying mantis when it goes on the attack in metropolitan cities after being released from an Arctic iceberg
The Deadly mantis( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 36 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 regista austriaco

Nathan Juran

Nathan Juran Amerikaans filmregisseur

Nathan Juran cinaste amricain

Nathan Juran US-amerikanischer Szenenbildner und Filmregisseur sterreichischer Herkunft

Юран, Натан

نیتن اچ. جوران کارگردان آمریکایی

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