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English, John 1903-1969

Overview
Works: 293 works in 490 publications in 2 languages and 1,831 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Western films  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Western television programs  Anthology television programs  Television adaptations  Film serials  History  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Director, Author, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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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 )

19 editions published between 1937 and 2006 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zorro battles the power-hungry tyrant Captain Monastario from behind a mask
Dick Powell's Zane Grey theatre( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 75 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
Western classics triple feature( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roy Rogers, the King of the Cowboys, takes to the high plains in the name of truth and justice with his trusty golden palomino, Trigger, and Bullet, the wonder dog. Featuring Dale Evans, the Queen of the West and Pat Brady as his comical sidekick in four adventure-filled episodes from Roy's classic TV series
Indian territory( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gene Autry discards his conventional cowboy garb and white Stetson for the blue uniform of a sergeant in the post-Civil War Cavalry in this 1950 film. The Apaches have been incited to raid the ranchers and homesteaders on the Western frontier by the Apache Kid and Curt Raidler, a renegade Austrian, who wishes to use the Indians to build himself an empire in America
Drums of Fu Manchu by William Witney( Visual )

8 editions published between 1943 and 2009 in English and held by 51 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
Captain America( Visual )

7 editions published between 1944 and 2011 in English and German and held by 47 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
Jungle girl( Visual )

5 editions published between 1941 and 2004 in English and held by 46 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
Zorro's fighting legion( Visual )

11 editions published between 1958 and 2004 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 12-part serial made by Republic Pictures in 1939 places Don Diego in Mexico. Disguised as Zorro, he joins the conflict between the Mexican state and the Yaqui people. It seems as strange and mysterious figure in gold armor and mask is being worshipped by the Yaqui, who rally behind their new leader to steal gold shipments from their Mexican neighbors. Diego must find out who is behind the false golden god and expose him for the good of peace
Don't fence me in( Visual )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Toni Ames, star reporter on "Spread" is assigned to Twin Wells where colorful desperado Wildcat Kelly died
Riders of the whistling pines Springtime in the Rockies( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 36 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
Riders in the sky( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 35 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
Dick Tracy returns( Visual )

9 editions published between 1938 and 2008 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pa Stark and his five criminal sons are holding America in a grip of terror. It is up to Dick Tracy and his G-men to bring the ruthless Starks to justice in a thrill-packed chapter play
Adventures of Red Ryder( Visual )

2 editions published between 1940 and 2000 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Red Ryder and Little Beaver round up ranchers to fight a crooked banker and his henchmen
Gene Autry( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four western films featuring Gene Autry
Dick Tracy vs. Crime, Inc( Visual )

7 editions published between 1941 and 2008 in English and held by 30 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
Gene Autry collection( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gene Autry stars as a cattleman, postal inspector, and a bronc buster
Riders of the whistling pines by Gene Autry( Visual )

10 editions published between 1949 and 2007 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man falsely believes he has killed a forest ranger who has actually been murdered to hide a moth infestation of valuable timber land
The last round-up( Visual )

5 editions published between 1947 and 2007 in English and held by 29 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
Dick Tracy's G-men( Visual )

5 editions published between 1939 and 2008 in English and held by 29 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
Cow town( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 27 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
 
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Alternative Names
English, Jack 1903-1969

John English 1903–1969; British-born American film editor and film director

John English Brits filmregisseur (1903-1969)

Джон Инглиш

Languages
English (111)

German (1)

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