WorldCat Identities

Howard, John 1913-1995

Overview
Works: 105 works in 236 publications in 8 languages and 6,446 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Screwball comedy films  Action and adventure films  Horror films  Romance films  Romantic comedy films  Musical films  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Director
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about John Howard
 
Most widely held works by John Howard
The Philadelphia story by George Cukor( Visual )

34 editions published between 1940 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,837 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sophisticated screwball comedy, rife with smart dialogue, the Philadelphia Story centers on the society event of the season: the second marriage of icy, judgmental, moneyed socialite Tracy Lord to nouveau riche George Kittredge. Her first husband, suave and devilish C.K. Dexter Haven, complicates matters by finagling wedding invitations for incognito reporter Mike Connor and his photographer Liz Imbrie, to do a tell-all exposé. But Haven's motives for giving the tabloid access to Tracy's big day may not be as mercenary and mean-spirited as they first appear
Lost horizon by Frank Capra( Visual )

39 editions published between 1937 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 1,428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romantic adventures of a group of people kidnapped in India and taken to an idyllic civilization in the mountains surrounding China
The invisible man the legacy collection by James Whale( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Jack Griffin (Rains) is an English scientist who has been experimenting with a drug called monocaine which, he finds, has made his entire body invisible. He goes to the small village of Ipping, wrapped in bandages and wearing dark glasses, and takes a room at the local inn to continue his research in secret. This subsequently arouses the curiosity of the nosy locals. As Griffin continues his experiments, he begins to suffer from drug-induced megalomania, which eventually becomes full-blown madness. He begins to terrorize the countryside--first playing pranks, and then turning to murder"--Http://www.tvguide.com
Greatest classic films collection by Betty Hutton( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bringing up Baby: While trying to secure a one million dollar donation for his museum, a befuddled paleontologist is pursued by a flighty and often irritating heiress and her pet leopard "Baby."
The Undying monster( Visual )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The heir to a British estate is afflicted with the curse of the werewolf and begins stalking the moors in search of prey
Songs from Me and my girl by Noel Gay( Recording )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hair original Broadway cast recording by Galt MacDermot( Recording )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The American tribal love-rock musical". Synopsis by Lorrie Davis included on container insert. Music by Galt MacDermot. Book and lyrics by Gerome Ragni and James Rado
Mystery( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eight detective or mystery films
Bulldog Drummond in Africa( Visual )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The head of Scotland Yard is kidnapped and Bulldog Drummond races off to Morocco to save him
Bulldog Drummond escapes( Visual )

8 editions published between 1987 and 2003 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A double feature of the adventures of dashing sleuth Bulldog Drummond. In Bulldog Drummond escapes, Drummond plunges into a dangerous mystery and falls in love. In Bulldog Drummond comes back, Drummond's fiancee is kidnapped, and Colonel Neilson of Scotland Yard adopts a series of disguises to help find her
Hazel Flagg original cast by Jule Styne( Recording )

3 editions published between 1977 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bulldog Drummond's peril( Visual )

6 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A valuable syntheic gem is stolen and the head of the Metropolitan Diamond Syndicate is the chief suspect. The scientist responsible for "creating" the precious stone is murdered and Captain Drummond swears vengeance. The trail leads to a house on the outskirts of London where he finds his fiancé, Phyllis Clavering, and his loyal vatlet, Tenny, imprisoned by a notorious arch-criminal who will stop at nothing to learn the secret of the artificial jewel"--Container
Bulldog Drummond's secret police( Visual )

6 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A double feature of the adventures of dashing sleuth Bulldog Drummond. Stories of daring rescues and spying
Bulldog Drummond's revenge( Visual )

4 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bulldog Drummond's wife-to-be can't be --just yet. Our hero-of-heroes must investigate the mysterious disappearance of a powerful secret weapon. Promising the lady-in-waiting that his adventurous ways will cease once they wed, Bulldog jumps on the Paris Express in pursuit of the evil weapon thief
The invisible woman( Visual )

6 editions published between 1940 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy about screwy professor Gibbs (Barrymore) turning model Kitty Carroll (Bruce) invisible, arousing the curiosity of playboy sponsor (Howard), as well as the more monetary interests of gangster Blackie Cole (Homolka)
World's most famous detectives( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bulldog Drummond comes back( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Drummond's fiancee is kidnapped by the diabolical Mikhail Valdin, a past foe who is being pursued by international authorities for murdering an American millionaire in Paris. With the help of his butler and partner, Drummond pursues Valdin in a chase through waterfront dives in search of his beloved Phyllis, while Scottland yard inspector Colonel Nielson follows their trail by slipping into an amazing series of disguises"--Container
Mystery classics 50 movie pack( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of 50 mystery films with intrigue and suspense. Most seem to be from the 1930s through the 1950s
Mystery Classics 50 movies( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of 50 mystery films with intrigue and suspense. Most seem to be from the 1930s through the 1950s
Fox horror classics a terrifying trilogy of terror( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three noir classic thrillers. The lodger: After a mysterious young medical scientists rents a flat in London, a series of brutal murders begins. The undying monster: A series of attacks by a part man/part wolf beast gives credibility to a legend. Hangover square: When a composer learns of a murder that occurred during his bout of amnesia, he is concerned he may be the suspect
 
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The Philadelphia story
Alternative Names
Cox, John 1913-1995

Cox, John 1913-1995 Jr

Cox, John, Jr. 1913-1995

Cox Jr., John R.

Howard, John 1913-1995

John Howard acteur américain

John Howard Amerikaans acteur

John Howard attore statunitense

John Howard US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

John Tasker Howard

Джон Ховард

جان هاوارد

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Lost horizonGreatest classic films collectionBulldog Drummond in AfricaBulldog Drummond escapesBulldog Drummond's perilBulldog Drummond's secret policeThe invisible woman