WorldCat Identities

Howard, John 1913-1995

Overview
Works: 128 works in 242 publications in 4 languages and 6,613 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Horror films  Romantic comedy films  Original cast recordings  Sophisticated comedy films  Science fiction films  Monster films  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author
Classifications: PN1995.9.C55, 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 )

26 editions published between 1940 and 2015 in English and held by 2,823 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 3 languages and held by 1,424 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 519 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 242 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 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La familia de los Hammond sufre una maldición, según la cual un monstruo inmortal acecha a la familia y va acabando con ellos de forma paulatina. Cuando uno de los miembros es atacado, junto a una ayudante de trabajo, un inspector de Scotland Yard, acompañado de su alocada ayudante femenina, acudirá a investigar (The undying monster)
Young Einstein by Yahoo Serious( Visual )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and French and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy about Albert Einstein, the son of a Tasmanian apple farmer, who splits the atom in order to put bubbles in beer and invents rock 'n' roll
Songs from Me and my girl by Noel Gay( Recording )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hair original Broadway cast recording by Galt MacDermot( Recording )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 70 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 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eight detective or mystery films
Bulldog Drummond comes back( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 58 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 55 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 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

7 editions published between 1987 and 2003 in English and held by 52 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
The invisible woman( Visual )

6 editions published between 1940 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 51 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)
Bulldog Drummond's revenge( Visual )

4 editions published between 1987 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
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
World's most famous detectives( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mystery Classics 50 movies( Visual )

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

Hours of intrigue and suspense
 
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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 amricain

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 comes backBulldog Drummond's secret policeBulldog Drummond in AfricaBulldog Drummond's perilBulldog Drummond escapesThe invisible woman