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Jagger, Dean 1903-1991

Overview
Works: 309 works in 759 publications in 6 languages and 15,887 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Musical films  Christmas films  War films  History  Religious films  Historical films  Television adaptations  Western films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Narrator, Author, Composer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Dean Jagger
Twelve O'clock High by Henry King( Visual )

38 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,749 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 Michael Curtiz( Visual )

25 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in English and held by 1,614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic musical about two guys that become a popular song and dance team and play at a resort for charity
Bad day at Black Rock by John Sturges( Visual )

18 editions published between 1954 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A one-handed stranger comes to a tiny town possessing a terrible past they want to keep secret, by violent means if necessary
Elmer Gantry by Richard Brooks( Visual )

26 editions published between 1959 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,024 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
The nun's story by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

13 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in English and held by 889 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Audrey Hepburn portrays a nun whose life journey takes her from the staff of a mental asylum to a surgical nurse in the Belgian Congo. She returns to Belgium as WWII breaks out and is torn between the needs of the Resistance and the church's neutrality
Gideon's trumpet by Robert Collins( Visual )

7 editions published between 1980 and 2007 in English and held by 703 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 robe by Henry Koster( Visual )

14 editions published between 1953 and 2013 in English and held by 702 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marcellus is a Roman tribune in the time of Christ. He is in charge of the group of men that are assigned to crucify Jesus. After the crucifixion, he becomes drunk and wins Jesus' homespun robe. He becomes tormented by nightmares and delusions after the event. Hoping to find a way to live with what he has done, but still not believing in Jesus, he returns to Palestine to try and learn what he can of the man he killed
King Creole by Michael Curtiz( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in New Orleans, in King Creole Elvis is a singing bus boy. Songs include "King Creole," "Hard-headed woman," and more
Vanishing point by Richard C Sarafian( Visual )

21 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 440 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
Game of death by Bruce Lee( Visual )

29 editions published between 1990 and 2017 in English and Chinese and held by 428 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 enteratiners, 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
Samuel Fuller's forty guns by Samuel Fuller( Visual )

26 editions published between 1957 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 419 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 )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

5 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A circus epic set at the turn of the 19th century. The story centers on Pop Wonder, his daughter Kitty, his long-suffering fiancee of fourteen years, Lulu, and Sam Rawlins, the spy who comes to steal Pop's circus and falls in love with Kitty
Irving Berlin's White Christmas by Bing Crosby( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The bells of St. Mary's : St. Mary's Parochial School is in desperate need of repair. The new pastor, easy-going Father O'Malley has to enter into a good-natured battle of wits with head nun Sister Benedict, as he tries to make some heavenly order out of the existing chaos
The Cheyenne social club( Visual )

4 editions published between 1970 and 2006 in English and held by 321 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 by Robert Wise( Visual )

5 editions published between 1953 and 2015 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The president of a furniture company suddenly dies, leaving seven board members locked in a power struggle
Huckleberry Finn : [&] The proud rebel [&] Walking Thunder( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 244 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
Brigham Young : Architect of Faith by Henry Hathaway( Visual )

10 editions published between 1940 and 2011 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the Mormon pioneers' long wagon train west to the Salt Lake Valley, led by Brigham Young (Jagger). A subplot involves a trail scout (Power) who falls in love with a non-Mormon (Darnell) on the way
Cash McCall( Visual )

4 editions published between 1960 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cash McCall is a young and slick business man who is enjoying himself plenty of late. He buys failing businesses and resells them. Grant Austen's Plastics is just said business. This is even more of a prize to Cash, for Cash is also making a bid for Austen's beautiful daughter, Lory. This is Cash's toughest deal ever
The Proud Rebel( Visual )

25 editions published between 1958 and 2011 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ladd is a Southerner on his way north in search of a doctor to cure his boy, who was rendered mute by the shock of seeing his mother killed in the Civil War. Along the way they find a new home on an Illinois farm run single-handed by de Havilland, and learn that violence does not always end after a war is over when she is victimized by a one-armed sheep herder and his two sons
 
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Alternative Names
Dean Jagger acteur américain

Dean Jagger actor estadounidense

Dean Jagger actor estatunidenc

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 جاقر

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 CreoleBrigham Young : Architect of Faith