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English, John 1903-1969

Overview
Works: 84 works in 202 publications in 2 languages and 1,113 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Western films  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  History  Short films  Swashbuckler films  Fiction  Science fiction films 
Roles: Director
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 )

18 editions published between 1937 and 2006 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zorro battles the power-hungry tyrant Captain Monastario from behind a mask
Indian territory( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 80 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
Dick Powell's Zane Grey theatre( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 72 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
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 44 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 )

10 editions published between 1958 and 2004 in English and held by 44 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
Don't fence me in( Visual )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Toni Ames, star reporter on "Spread" is assigned to Twin Wells where colorful desperado Wildcat Kelly died
Adventures of Red Ryder( Visual )

2 editions published between 1940 and 2000 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Red Ryder and Little Beaver round up ranchers to fight a crooked banker and his henchmen
Dick Tracy returns( Visual )

9 editions published between 1938 and 2008 in English and held by 34 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
Riders in the sky( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 31 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
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
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
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
Gene Autry collection( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gene Autry stars as a cattleman, postal inspector, and a bronc buster
Dick Tracy's G-men( Visual )

5 editions published between 1939 and 2008 in English and held by 28 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
Utah( Visual )

9 editions published between 1945 and 2007 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roy tries to stop an out-of-work showgirl who has inherited a ranch from selling out to sheepherders
Adventures of Captain Marvel the greatest serial of all time!( Visual )

8 editions published between 1941 and 2010 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Adventures of Captain Marvel marked the first time that a comic book superhero's exploits were transformed to the silver screen. An action-packed mystery thriller which unfolds in 12 riveting episodes, considered by many to be the finest cliffhanger serial ever made
Sons of New Mexico( Visual )

4 editions published between 1950 and 2005 in English and German and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cattleman Gene Autry becomes the guardian of a wayward boy deeply indebted to a gambler. Hoping to straighten him out, Gene sends the boy to the New Mexico Military Institute. But soon the lad flees and is framed for an ex-jockey's murder
Mysterious Doctor Satan( Visual )

2 editions published between 1940 and 1988 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Governor Bronson, who raised Bob Wayne after the death of his parents, is killed at the hands of a world-domination-seeking mad scientist called Doctor Satan. The Governor first confides in Bob a secret about his past -- Bob's father was really an outlaw in the Old West, who fought injustice while wearing a copper chainmail cowl. Following his guardian's death, Wayne decides to adopt his outlaw father's "Copperhead" persona, while battling Doctor Satan, who only requires a remote control device to complete his army of killer robots
 
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English, Jack 1903-1969

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

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English (114)

German (1)

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