WorldCat Identities

O'Connell, Arthur 1908-1981

Works: 128 works in 382 publications in 5 languages and 14,988 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Western films  Children's films  Legal films  Action and adventure films  Musical films  Romantic comedy films  Juvenile works 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Arthur O'Connell
Most widely held works by Arthur O'Connell
Anatomy of a murder by Otto Preminger( Visual )

26 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,913 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Emotions flare as a jealous Army lieutenant pleads innocent to murdering the rapist of his seductive, beautiful wife"--Container
The hiding place by James F Collier( Visual )

26 editions published between 1975 and 2010 in English and held by 1,524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the life of Corrie Ten Boom, from the quiet years before World War II, to her work with the "underground" in helping to save the lives of countless Jewish families and her eventual arrest and imprisonment in one of Nazi Germany's most dreaded concentration camps
Misty by Marguerite Henry( Visual )

18 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in English and held by 1,425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Phantom, a rarely seen mare, eludes all efforts to capture her until a young brother and sister lay eyes on her. Although Phantom would forever be a creature of the wild, her gentle, loyal colt Misty is another story altogether
The Poseidon adventure by Ronald Neame( Visual )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 847 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten survivors struggle to reach safety after an ocean liner capsizes in mid sea
Operation Petticoat by Blake Edwards( Visual )

9 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in English and held by 844 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

World War 2 comedy about a submarine commander who finds himself stuck with a decrepit (and pink) sub, a con-man executive officer and a group of Army nurses
The great race by Blake Edwards( Visual )

9 editions published between 1965 and 2010 in English and held by 828 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A turn-of the-century car race from New York to Paris of 20, 000 miles includes a bar-room brawl, rampaging Indians, a sinking iceburg and a pie fight along the way
Picnic by Joshua Logan( Visual )

13 editions published between 1955 and 2011 in English and held by 777 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On Labor Day, drifter Hal Carter arrives in a sleepy Kansas town in hope of landing a job with his fraternity brother's family business. He quickly attracts the women in town, and his plans go awry when he falls for his friend's girl
Bus stop by Joshua Logan( Visual )

41 editions published between 1956 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Bo, a naive rodeo rider, meets saloon performer Cherie, he falls head over boots in love. After he lassoes Cherie onto a bus headed for his home state, Montana, she escapes in the middle of a snowstorm. But if Bo can learn to reign in his emotions, he might convince Cherie to warm up to him
Fantastic voyage by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

7 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in English and held by 669 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An elite team of medical and scientific specialists race to save a top government scientist who is suffering from blood clot on the brain. Their mission is to be reduced along with their submarine-like craft to microscope size, enter the bloodstream of the ailing scientist, and journey to the brain to perform an emergency procedure. With only sixty minutes to complete their mission, the scientists find themselves fighting off an attack by white corpuscles, caught in a tornado-like storm in the lungs, and struggling to surviv sabotage from one of their own
The complete Gidget collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gidget: Gidget goes to the beach over her summer vacation and finds herself adopted as the mascot of a group of college boys who surf at Malibu. Romance and fun follow the group in all their beach shenanigans
Follow that dream by Gordon Douglas( Visual )

17 editions published between 1962 and 2012 in English and German and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elvis plays a sexy but naive country boy in this light-hearted musical comedy about a backwoods family homesteading along the Florida coast
Man of the west by Anthony Mann( Visual )

5 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A reformed outlaw becomes stranded after an aborted train robbery with two other passengers and is forced to rejoin his old outlaw band
Kissin' cousins by Gene Nelson( Visual )

6 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In his 15th film, the King plays dark-haired Air Force Lt. Josh Morgan and blond good ol' boy Jodie Tatum. On an assignment that's "like biting into a beehive," Josh wants to negotiate with the Tatums for military use of their Smoky Mountain homestead as a missile site. But Jodie is right wary of federal "revenooers" and of this lookalike who claims to be kin. Includes songs "Barefoot ballad," "[It's a] Long lonely highway," "Tender feeling," "Kissin' cousins," "Smokey Mountain boy" and others
7 faces of Dr. Lao by George Pal( Visual )

9 editions published between 1963 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An elderly Chinese magician comes into a small western town facing a crisis of identity. He puts on a show filled with mythic characters who force the townspeople to review their values and lives. After transforming the townspeople he leaves town
Cimarron by Anthony Mann( Visual )

7 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Epic western about the Cravet family settling the Oklahoma prairie
Mark Twain's Huckleberry Finn : a musical adaptation by Mark Twain( Visual )

2 editions published between 1974 and 2005 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This musical rendering of Mark Twain's classic captures the genuine friendship between Huckleberry Finn and Jim. Strong-willed and self-raised, Huck decides to flee his hometown of Hannibal, Missouri, when his cruel absentee father tries to kidnap him. Accompanying him is the sharp-witted Jim, who fears he is about to be sold. As this unlikely pair journey north to freedom, they develop a bond of friendship and mutual respect that will help them brave a series of thrilling adventures with a few narrow escapes
The reluctant astronaut by Universal Pictures (Firm)( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fun family comedy about a regular guy who ends up becoming a renowned astronaut -- despite his fear of heights!
Don Knotts : reluctant hero pack( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The love god?: Knotts plays the editor of a bird-watcher's magazine bought out by a group which turns it into a "girlie-magazine" and keeps him on as the editor, with a new life-style to match
Horse tales collection : Misty ; Wildfire, the arabian heart ; Mary White ; Wind dancer( Visual )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mary White: In this true life story, a man reflects on the year he spent with his daughter, who was a young social reformer and expert horsewoman
The last valley by James Clavell( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an isolated valley unaffected by the raging war around it becomes a winter haven for a band of mercenaries, violence erupts
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Alternative Names
Arthur O’Connell US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Arthur O'Connell acteur américain

Arthur O'Connell aktor amerykański

Arthur O'Connell Amerikaans acteur

Arthur O'Connell amerikansk skådespelare

Arthur O'Connell amerikansk skodespelar

Arthur O'Connell amerikansk skuespiller

Arthur O'Connell attore statunitense

Артур О'Коннелл

О’Коннелл, Артур

ארתור או'קונל

ארתור או'קונל שחקן אמריקאי

آرتور اوکانل بازیگر آمریکایی




The hiding placeMistyOperation PetticoatThe great raceFantastic voyageFollow that dreamKissin' cousins7 faces of Dr. Lao