WorldCat Identities

Howard, John 1913-1995

Overview
Works: 98 works in 181 publications in 5 languages and 6,074 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Humor  History  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by John Howard
The Philadelphia story by George Cukor ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1940 and 2010 in English and held by 2,766 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 )
21 editions published between 1937 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 1,416 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 )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A scientist discovers how to make himself invisible but can't reverse the process. He realizes with terror that he has become a prisoner of his unseen self, and this unbearable state drives him to madness and murder
Greatest classic films collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Adam's Rib: Domestic and professional tensions mount when a husband and wife work as opposing lawyers in a case involving a woman who shot her husband
The Undying monster ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 134 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 )
4 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 in Africa ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The head of Scotland Yard is kidnapped and Bulldog Drummond races off to Morocco to save him
Bulldog Drummond's secret police ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A double feature of the adventures of dashing sleuth Bulldog Drummond. Stories of daring rescues and spying
Bulldog Drummond's peril ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in English and held by 59 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
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 )
7 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 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
The invisible woman ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1940 and 1993 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 45 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 original cast by Jule Styne ( Recording )
3 editions published in 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mystery classics 50 movie pack ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of 50 mystery films with intrigue and suspense. Most seem to be from the 1930s through the 1950s
World's most famous detectives ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mystery Classics 50 movies ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 36 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 fighting Kentuckian ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The daughter of a French general captures the heart of a rugged Kentucky rifleman. However, a powerful man also is determined to win her heart, and the two men soon lock horns. When the Kentuckian discovers that his rival is involved in a scheme to evict the French settlers, war breaks out between the fighting frontiersmen and the displaced French forces
Hazel Flagg by Jule Styne ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fox horror classics a terrifying trilogy of terror ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 31 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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Alternative Names
Cox, John, 1913-1995
Cox, John, Jr. 1913-1995
Cox Jr., John R.
John Tasker Howard
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