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English, John 1903-1969

Overview
Works: 291 works in 404 publications in 1 language and 1,519 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Fiction  Detective and mystery films  Western films  Television programs 
Roles: Director, Film editor
Classifications: PN1995.9 .G3, 791.4372
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Publications about  John English Publications about John English
Publications by  John English Publications by John English
posthumous Publications by John English, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by John English
Zorro rides again by John English; William Witney; Captain Bijou.; John Carroll; Helen Christian; Reed Howes; Duncan Renaldo; Richard Alexander; Spencer Gordon Bennet; Wallace A Grissell; George J Lewis; Linda Stirling; Lucien Littlefield; Francis McDonald; Wally Wales ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1937 and 2006 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Zorro battles the power-hungry tyrant Captain Monastario from behind a mask
Western classics triple feature ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A fiery horse with the speed of light, a cloud of dust and a hearty Hi-Yo Silver! The Lone Ranger. 'Hi-Yo Silver, away!' With his faithful Indian companion Tonto, the daring and resourceful masked rider of the plains led the fight for law and order in the early west. Return with us now to those thrilling days of yesteryear. The Lone Ranger rides again! Featuring four explosive episodes from the classic TV series
Dick Powell's Zane Grey theatre ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tales of the Old West present history and adventure. TV series debuted on CBS, and ran for five whole seasons. Contains the original 29 episodes, broadcast 10/12/1956 - 6/21/1957. Episode 27, "Badge of honor," launched a spin-off into the subsequent TV series, Trackdown, starring Robert Culp
Dick Tracy by Warren Beatty ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1938 and 2008 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dick Tracy battles the Ghost, a fiendish master criminal who has the ability to make himself invisible. One of the Ghost's less savory ambitions is to wipe out New York City with a gigantic tidal wave
Drums of Fu Manchu ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1943 and 2005 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In order to gain complete control of the barbaric bond of Asia, the nefarious Fu Manchu must acquire the fabled scepter of Genghis Khan. To find the lost tomb housing the scepter, he must first locate and assemble the Cardack segment, which will disclose the location of the tomb. Opposing him is his old nemesis, Sir Rayland Smith and Allen Parker. The adventures range from the United States to Asia, and contain some of the most fiendish cliffhangers ever put on film"--Container
Jungle girl ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1941 and 2004 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The hunt for hidden African diamonds prompts the beautiful Nyoka and hero Jack Stanton to rise to the challenges of the wilderness and the always-scheming villains
Captain America ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1944 and 2009 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The star-spangled avenger fights Nazis behind enemy lines and battles the Axis with his side-kick, Bucky Barnes. A classic portrayal of the comic hero Captain America as he battles the Scarab
Riders of the whistling pines Springtime in the Rockies ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Riders of the whistling pines: A man falsely believes he has killed a forest ranger who has actually been murdered to hide a moth infestation of valuable timber land. Springtime in the Rockies: A young lady inherits the ranch that Gene Autry manages. When she arrives for a visit, she decides to buy sheep for the ranch, but in cattle country it doesn't go down well with the neighboring ranchers. It's up to Gene to get things straightened out
Adventures of Red Ryder ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1940 and 2000 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Red Ryder and Little Beaver round up ranchers to fight a crooked banker and his henchmen
Don't fence me in ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Toni Ames, star reporter on the magazine, "Spread," is assigned to Twin Wells where colorful desperado Wildcat Kelly died
Gene Autry ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four western films featuring Gene Autry
Riders in the sky ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An investigator helps a gal clear the name of her father, who is accused of murdering a gambler. When the leader of the gamblers gets involved, it's up to Gene and his comic sidekick pal, Pat Buttram, to outwit and outfight the badland badmen
The last round-up ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A cattle rancher is determined to protect the interests of neighboring ranchers and Indians against unscrupulous land manipulators when local authorities plan to build an aqueduct
Cow town ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Barbed wire is brought to the open range, and the ranchers are urged to fight against it. Harry Shannon secretly plans to bring sheep into the territory but forgets to count in Gene Autry, who makes certain nothing dishonest goes on for very long
Riders of the whistling pines by Gene Autry ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1949 and 2007 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In an early version of eco-terrorism, a villainous trio, Henry, Bill and Pete, lead an outlaw band that is destroying the virgin Timberland. Gene decides to come to the rescue, but instead the unscrupulous gang frames him for cattle poisoning and murder
Utah ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1945 and 2007 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Roy tries to stop an out-of-work actress from Chicago who has inherited the Bar-X Ranch from selling out to sheepherders
Zorro's fighting legion ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1958 and 2004 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a mysterious spectre in a gleaming suit of armour incites a Yaqui Indian uprising and the theft of Mexican gold shipments, it's Zorro to the rescue
Dick Tracy's G-men ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1939 and 2008 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nicholas Zarnoff, master spy and the most hated man on Earth, is sentenced to die in the gas chamber. By using a secret drug which does not permit the gas to enter his lungs, Zarnoff cheats death and escapes. Dick Tracy, the government's ace investigator, is assigned the task of tracking down Zarnoff and bringing him to justice
Roy Rogers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Riding his horse Trigger and often teamed with his friend George "Gabby" Hayes, Roy Rogers starred in numerous lively westerns of the 1940's. "Cowboy and the Senorita" (1944) was the first film to pair him up with the heroine Dale Evans whom he married in 1947 making them a winning team on and off screen
Sons of New Mexico ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Cattleman Gene Autry becomes the guardian of a wayward boy who is deeply in debt to a gambler. Gene sends him to the New Mexico Military Institute, hoping to straighten him out, but the lad flees and falls in with bad companions again and is framed for the murder of an ex-jockey"--DVD sleeve
 
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Alternative Names
English, Jack 1903-1969
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