WorldCat Identities

Howard, John 1913-1995

Overview
Works: 97 works in 175 publications in 2 languages and 6,042 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Humor  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by John Howard
The Philadelphia story by Donald Ogden Stewart ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1940 and 2010 in English and held by 2,767 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 )
10 editions published between 1987 and 2001 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fleeing war-torn China, a small planeload of people are hijacked to an idyllic valley in the Himalayas where time has virtually stopped. There Conway, a British diplomat, falls in love with a beautiful woman, and is asked to remain in Shangri-La as its new leader
The invisible man the legacy collection by James Whale ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 529 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 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Woman of the Year: Rival reporters Sam and Tess fall in love and get married, only to find their relationship strained when Sam comes to resent Tess' hectic lifestyle
The Undying monster ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 135 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
Bulldog Drummond comes back ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 63 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
Bulldog Drummond's secret police ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A double feature of the adventures of dashing sleuth Bulldog Drummond. Stories of daring rescues and spying
Bulldog Drummond in Africa ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The head of Scotland Yard is kidnapped and Bulldog Drummond races off to Morocco to save him
Mystery ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eight detective or mystery films
Bulldog Drummond escapes ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1987 and 2003 in English and held by 57 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
Bulldog Drummond's peril ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in English and held by 57 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 revenge ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in English and held by 52 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
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
The invisible woman ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1940 and 1993 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 41 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)
Hazel Flagg by Jule Styne ( Recording )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mystery Classics 50 movies ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hours of intrigue and suspense
World's most famous detectives ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The fighting Kentuckian ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The daughter of a French general captures the heart of a rugged Kentucky rifleman
Fox horror classics a terrifying trilogy of terror ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 30 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
Mystery ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four detective or mystery films
 
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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 Tasker Howard
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