WorldCat Identities

Jagger, Dean 1903-1991

Overview
Works: 309 works in 646 publications in 6 languages and 15,094 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Musical films  Christmas films  War films  Western films  History  Film noir  Television adaptations  Biographical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Narrator, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Dean Jagger
Twelve O'clock High by Henry King( Visual )

28 editions published between 1949 and 2011 in English and held by 1,726 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The commander of a U.S. bomber unit in Britain during World War II begins to crack under the strain
White Christmas by Irving Berlin( Visual )

18 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in English and held by 1,608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two talented song-and-dance men team up after the war to become one of the hottest acts in show business. One winter, they join forces with a sister act and trek to Vermont for a white Christmas. They discover that the inn is run by the fella's old army general who's now in financial trouble
Bad day at Black Rock by John Sturges( Visual )

14 editions published between 1954 and 2016 in English and German and held by 1,115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A one-handed stranger comes to a tiny town that possesses a terrible past it wants to keep secret
Elmer Gantry by Richard Brooks( Visual )

23 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,007 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elmer is a fast-talking salesman living on shoeshines and off- color jokes when he meets up with the beautiful Sister Sharon Falconer, a revivalist preacher who is dazzling the Bible Belt population. Hired to give testimony and raise a few dollars, Elmer discovers he has a true gift of gab and the minimum amount of divine inspiration needed to launch his career as a preacher. Unfortunately, his success is jeopardized when a prostitute and former girlfriend, Lulu Baines, crosses his path
Gideon's trumpet( Visual )

3 editions published between 1980 and 2007 in English and held by 701 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Henry Fonda portrays Clarence Gideon, the destitute prisoner whose handwritten plea for justice changed the course of American legal history ... Tells the remarkable human story behind the landmark 'right to counsel' Supreme Court case [of Gideon v. Wainwright, 1963]"--Container
The nun's story by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

7 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in English and held by 691 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In 1930, in Belgium, Gabrielle van der Mal is the stubborn daughter of the prominent surgeon Dr. Pascin Van Der Mal that decides to leave her the upper-class family to enter to a convent, expecting to work as nun in Congo with tropical diseases"--IMDb
The robe by Henry Koster( Visual )

10 editions published between 1953 and 2013 in English and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the inspiring story of the robe of Jesus wore on the cross and the Roman centurion, Marcellus Gallio, who wins the robe in a gambling match at the foot of the cross
King Creole by Michael Curtiz( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the verge of graduation, Danny Fisher gets into a brawl that costs him his high school diploma. His father demands he stay in school, but Danny has hopes of being a nightclub singer. To make matters more complicated, he gets mixed up with a local mob boss and a seductive moll who have other plans for Danny's future
Vanishing point by Richard C Sarafian( Visual )

20 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kowalski is a man who's tried to live by the rules, but experience has left him believing that the pretentions of the world offer no salvation and no freedom. Trying to transcend the limits of life, he takes a Dodge Challenger and bets that he can drive from Denver to San Francisco in fifteen hours. With the police soon in pursuit, he attempts to beat the odds, along the way recalling episodes from his past and encountering a supporting cast of characters who assist him, including Super Soul, a blind DJ who describes Kowalski's progress on the air and soon turns him into a cult hero
Samuel Fuller's forty guns by Samuel Fuller( Visual )

24 editions published between 1957 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tougher-than-nails landowner Jessica Drummond has ruled over her county in Arizona with such power that even the local sheriff won't stand up to her. And when gunslinger-turned-U.S. marshal Griff Bonnell and his brothers seek to restore law and order, they meet with harsh resistance, that is until Jessica falls in love with Bonnell. But when the man's brother is murdered and the two families become bitter enemies, Jessica's loyalty is divided, and Bonnell faces his biggest moral dilemma : how to avenge his brother's death and still maintain his vow of non-violence.--Container
The twilight zone( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Complete second season, 1960-1961, of Rod Serling's classic, groundbreaking series exploring the fantastic and frightening
Jumbo by Charles Walters( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The greatest show on earth comes to the screen in this sensational, razzle-dazzle circus epic the New York Herald Tribune called "a glorious tribute to sawdust!" Set at the turn of the century, the story centers on Pop Wonder (Jimmy Durante), his daughter Kitty (Doris Day), his long-suffering fiancee of fourteen years, Lulu (Martha Raye), and Sam Rawlins (Stephen Boyd), the spy who comes to steal Pop's circus and falls in love with Kitty. All four stars shine in thbe lavish and colorful musical numbers featuring the sublime songs of Rodgers and Hart. Doris Day delivers a bouncy version of "This Can't Be Love" while performing as a bareback rider, and also sings "Why Can't I" and "Little Girl Blue." Stephen Boyd croons a romantic version of "The Most Beautiful Girl in the World." And the comedy team of Durante and Raye provides some of the film's most hilarious moments and memorable lines. The breathtaking circus footage was actually directed by the legendary Busby Berkeley. Escape to the circus!
Game of Death = Si wang you xi by Bruce Lee( Visual )

20 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in English and Chinese and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Billy Lo (Lee), is a young kung fu movie star with a flourishing career and a promising future. As the leader of a syndicate known for its exploitation of entertainers, Dr. Land (Dean Jagger) jumps at the chance to capitalize on Billy's celebrated status and that of his singer-girlfriend. Refusing to sign with Land, Billy's martial arts mastery is put to the test when he is brutally harassed by Land's men in an attempt to change his mind. In a stunning showdown, Billy goes one-on-one with a villainous stream of deadly kung fu fighters in a final bid for his freedom"--Container
The Cheyenne social club( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cheyenne Social Club: Saddle-weary Texans are surprised to find they've inherited a Wyoming brothel and must defend it against a gun-wielding gang. Firecreek: An outlaw preys on small towns, and a $2-a-month lawman must find the courage to stop him
Executive suite( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The president of a furniture company suddenly dies, leaving seven board members locked in a power struggle
Irving Berlin's White Christmas by Bing Crosby( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two talented song-and-dance men team up after the war to become one of the hottest acts in show business. They join forces with a sister act and trek to Vermont for a white Christmas. Adventure begins when they discover that the inn is run by their old army general who's now in financial trouble
Huckleberry Finn : [&] The proud rebel [&] Walking Thunder( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

HUCKLEBERRY FINN: After being kidnapped by his drunken father, Huck heads down the Mississippi with his buddy Jim and have many adventures. THE PROUD REBEL: After John Chandler's son goes mute following a tregedy, John searches for a doctor who can help him. Before he finds one, he and his family must work off a debt using their talented sheepdog, Lance. When a doctor is found, John has no money to pay for help for his son and must decide whether to sell Lance, which will devastate his son, or get the boy help. WALKING THUNDER: Fourteen year old Jacob and his family are stuck in the Rockies when a bear destroys their wagon on their way west. They meet a medicine man and a mountain man who teaches Jacob survival skills that he must use with the giant bear called Walking Thunder on the prowl
The nun's story( Visual )

4 editions published between 1988 and 1993 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Sister Luke's journey from postulant to nun. Of her solemn vows of poverty, chastity, silence and obedience, Sister Luke knows the last will be the most difficult to achieve. Her strong will and intellectual pride, qualities destined to make her a brilliant nurse, threaten to undermine her holy calling
Pursued by Raoul Walsh( Visual )

6 editions published between 1947 and 2003 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A complex tale of family feuds, murder and vengeance in the Old West
 
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Bad day at Black Rock
Alternative Names
Dean Jagger acteur américain

Dean Jagger Amerikaans acteur (1903-1991)

Dean Jagger amerikansk skådespelare

Dean Jagger amerikansk skodespelar

Dean Jagger amerikansk skuespiller

Dean Jagger attore statunitense

Dean Jagger US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Dean Jagger yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

Jagger, Ira Dean 1903-1991

Jeffrey, Dean

Jeffries, Dean 1903-1991

Джаггер, Дин

Джаггер, Дин 1903-1991

Дін Джаггер

דן ג'גר שחקן אמריקאי

دین جگر بازیگر آمریکایی

ディーン・ジャガー

甸積加

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Bad day at Black RockThe nun's storyThe robeKing CreoleThe nun's story