WorldCat Identities

English, John 1903-1969

Overview
Works: 287 works in 414 publications in 2 languages and 1,531 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Fiction 
Roles: Director, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4375
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by John English, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by John English
Zorro rides again ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1937 and 2006 in English and held by 195 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 62 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
Dick Powell's Zane Grey theatre ( Visual )
2 editions 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
Drums of Fu Manchu ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1943 and 2005 in English and held by 50 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
Captain America ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1944 and 2011 in English and German and held by 44 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
Riders of the whistling pines by Gene Autry ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1949 and 2007 in English and held by 32 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
Don't fence me in ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Toni Ames, star reporter on "Spread" is assigned to Twin Wells where colorful desperado Wildcat Kelly died
Zorro's fighting legion by John English ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1958 and 2011 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Zorro, defender of justice in Spanish California, rides against Don Del Oro, who is posing as an Indian idol come to life and is planning to use the Indians to help him become emperor of Mexico
Dick Tracy vs. Crime, Inc ( Visual )
6 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
Cow town ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 29 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 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
Utah ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1945 and 2007 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Roy tries to stop an out-of-work showgirl who has inherited a ranch from selling out to sheepherders
Gene Autry ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Public cowboy no. 1 / Cattle rustlers go high tech with shortwave radios, airplanes and refrigerator trucks to steal whole herds without getting caught. Round-up time in Texas / A cowboy delivers a shipload of horses to his brother's diamond mine in Africa, then is accused of smuggling
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
Adventures of Captain Marvel the greatest serial of all time! ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1941 and 2010 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"From the comic book page to the screen leaps Captain Marvel--'The World's Mightiest Mortal'--to twart the nefarious Scorpion, a master criminal intent on acquiring a device which turns ordinary metal into gold!"
Sons of New Mexico ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 24 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
Dick Tracy returns ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1938 and 2008 in English and held by 24 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
 
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Alternative Names
English, Jack, 1903-1969
Languages
English (100)
German (1)
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