WorldCat Identities

Howard, John 1913-1995

Overview
Works: 131 works in 236 publications in 3 languages and 6,387 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Screwball comedy films  Action and adventure films  Romantic comedy films  Horror films  Sophisticated comedy films  Detective and mystery films  Werewolf films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Director
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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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 3 languages and held by 2,849 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 )

16 editions published between 1937 and 2001 in English and held by 1,374 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( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 511 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 259 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 )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2016 in English and held by 143 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 in Africa( Visual )

6 editions published between 1938 and 2009 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The head of Scotland Yard is kidnapped and Bulldog Drummond races off to Morocco to save him
The invisible man : complete legacy collection( Visual )

4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bulldog Drummond's secret police( Visual )

5 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Drummond is all set to marry his sweetheart, Phyllis, when the eccentric Professor Downie suddenly arrives, informing the Captain that there is a buried treasure hidden somewhere on his estate and that he has the secret cipher which will lead them to it. After deciphering the code, the professor is murdered. Drummond and his loyal crew explore the manor's mysterious, unknown passageways uncovering a gothic torture chamber in their quest to discover both the treasure and the identity of the professor's killer"--Container
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 escapes( Visual )

8 editions published between 1987 and 2003 in English and held by 53 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 1937 and 2010 in English and held by 49 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
Bulldog Drummond comes back( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 47 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
The invisible woman( Visual )

5 editions published between 1940 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 47 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 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mystery( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eight detective or mystery films
Bulldog Drummond's peril( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 42 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 Classics : 50 movies( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 41 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 39 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 classics : 50 movie pack( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of 50 mystery films with intrigue and suspense. Most seem to be from the 1930s through the 1950s
Hazel Flagg by Jule Styne( Recording )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The Philadelphia story
Alternative Names
Cox, John 1913-1995

Cox, John 1913-1995 Jr

Cox, John, Jr. 1913-1995

Cox, John Richard, 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

Languages
English (101)

German (3)

Chinese (1)

Covers
Lost horizonGreatest classic films collectionBulldog Drummond in AfricaBulldog Drummond's secret policeBulldog Drummond escapesThe invisible woman