WorldCat Identities

Hayes, John Michael 1919-2008

Works: 262 works in 1,073 publications in 11 languages and 16,071 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Detective and mystery films  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Comedy films  Romance films  History  Western films  Animal films  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Author, Other, Writer of accompanying material, Bibliographic antecedent, Contributor, Editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about John Michael Hayes
Most widely held works by John Michael Hayes
Rear Window by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

169 editions published between 1954 and 2017 in 10 languages and held by 3,474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a photographer with a broken leg, Stewart takes up the fine art of spying on his Greenwich Village neighbors during a summer heat wave. Things really begin to get hot when he suspects his neighbor of murdering an invalid wife and burying the body in a flower garden
To catch a thief by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

42 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,063 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Robie is a reformed jewel thief who was once known as "The Cat." robie is suspected of a new rash of gem thefts in the luxury hotels of the French Riviera, and he must set out to clear himself. Meeting pampered heiress Frances, he sees a chance to bait the mysterious thief with her mother's fabulous jewels. His plan backfires, however, but Frances, who believes him guilty, proves her love by helping him escape
Alfred Hitchcock's To catch a thief( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 899 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retired American jewel thief living on the French Riviera seeks to prove his innocence by exposing the burglar who has been imitating his technique
The children's hour by William Wyler( Visual )

21 editions published between 1961 and 2015 in English and Multiple languages and held by 885 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two teachers' lives are ruined after students begin to spread false accusations and rumors of lesbianism
The Trouble with Harry by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

56 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 849 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harry's corpse is found in the autumnal New England woods. While no one mourns his death, several people feel responsible for it. The body is unearthed several times, humorous situations occur, and love affairs develop before the real cause of Harry's death is revealed
The man who knew too much by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

22 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 847 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"While vacationing in Morocco, Ben and Jo McKenna are suddenly immersed in a dangerous situation after a French spy dies in Ben's arms. Discovering that their son has been kidnapped and taken to England, the McKennas are caught up in a nightmare of espionage, assassinations and terror. Soon, all of their lives hang in the balance as they draw closer to the truth that leads to a chilling climax in London's famous Royal Albert Hall"--Container
Alfred Hitchcock's The trouble with Harry( Visual )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and Dutch and held by 813 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The trouble with Harry is that he's dead, and while no one really minds, everyone feels responsible. Shirley Maclaine makes her screen debut in this New England romp that includes romance, humor ... and several unearthings of the corpse
Iron Will by Iron Will (Motion picture)( Visual )

11 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in English and Russian and held by 712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on an incredible true-life story. A brave young man is thrust into adulthood as he and his courageous team of sled dogs embark on a grueling and treacherous cross-country marathon. Together they race through the frozen wilderness carrying hopes of capturing the $10,000 grand prize that will save his family from financial ruin. With dogged determination and sheer iron will, they face impossible odds and hardships along the dangerous trail to his dreams
Peyton Place( Visual )

3 editions published between 1957 and 2005 in English and held by 677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Allison MacKenzie looks back on life in the New England town where she grew up around the time of Pearl Harbor. Beneath the town's placid god-fearing exterior lay any number of dark secrets
Butterfield 8 by Daniel Mann( Visual )

16 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in English and held by 668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A drama about a New York model who finds that her reputation as a prostitute is responsible for bringing to an end her promising romance with a young married executive
Alfred Hitchcock's The Man Who Knew Too Much( Visual )

12 editions published between 1955 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of an Englishman touring Morocco with his wife and child who accidentally becomes involved in an anarchist plot to assassinate a foreign diplomat in London
Rear window( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wheelchair bound photographer spies on his neighbors from his apartment window and becomes convinced one of them has committed murder
Nevada Smith by Henry Hathaway( Visual )

16 editions published between 1966 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nevada Smith es un joven algo tosco e inocente nacido durante la fiebre del oro de California en 1890, de padre blanco y madre india. Cuando descubre que sus padres han sido asesinados por unos violentos criminales, sólo piensa en encontrarles
Alfred Hitchcock's To catch a thief by Daoji( Visual )

19 editions published between 1954 and 2017 in English and German and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Living on the French Riviera, John Robie is a retired jewel thief who was once known as 'The Cat.' He catches the eye of Frances Stevens who is a pampered, vacationing heiress. But when a new rash of gem thefts occurs amongst the luxury hotels of the spectacular French playground, it appears that 'The Cat' is on the prowl once again. Robie might be reformed, but is he deviously using Frances to gain access to the tempting collection of fabulous jewelry belonging to her mother?
The carpetbaggers by Harold Robbins( Visual )

13 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harold Robbins' tale of the ruthless men and beautiful women who shaped Hollywood. Harold Robbins' best seller about '30s Hollywood comes to the screen in a torrent of frank, controversial and (for the times) sensational scenes that helped break the Production Code. George Peppard is the ruthless tycoon who (with amazing parallels to Howard Hughes) builds a multi-million-dollar empire. Carroll Baker, who performs a razzle-dazzle striptease atop a glittering chandelier, is the Jean Harlow-type star. In addition to its depiction of the wild life in Tinseltown's early days, the film also boasts Alan Ladd's terrific final screen performance as the hero's sidekick, Nevada Smith
Peyton Place by Grace Metalious( Visual )

14 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of coming of age in a small New England village whose peaceful facade hides love and passion, scandal and hypocrisy
4 movie marathon : classic western collection : Albuquerque ; Whispering Smith ; The duel at Silver Creek ; War arrow( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Albuquerque: When Cole Armin comes to Albuquerque to work for his successful uncle John, he soon learns that family business is out to eliminate any local competition. Tiring of his uncle's underhanded tactics, Cole switches to rival operation run by Ted Wallace and his sister, Celia. But Cole soon learns John Armin is to a man to be crossed as the trio must fight for their business, and their lives, against his uncle's ruthless henchman, Juke Murkil
The Chalk garden( Visual )

3 editions published between 1964 and 2009 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of a family conflict over possession of an emotionally troubled child which comes to a climax after the hiring of a mysterious Nanny
Where love has gone( Visual )

6 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Danny, a young woman, has murdered a man who was the latest lover of her mother. Danny's father, Luke Miller, describes the events that led to the tragedy, causing many family secrets to be revealed
War arrow by George Sherman( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and French and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Army Major Brady (Chandler) is sent to end the Kiowa uprising in Texas. He must find a way to save the fort as well as the beautiful Elaine (O'Hara), wife of the missing cavalry officer
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Rear Window The man who knew too much Alfred Hitchcock's The Man Who Knew Too Much
The children's hourThe Trouble with HarryThe man who knew too muchAlfred Hitchcock's The trouble with HarryIron WillAlfred Hitchcock's The Man Who Knew Too MuchNevada SmithWhere love has goneWar arrow
Alternative Names
Hayes, John M. 1919-2008

Hayes, John Michael, 1919-

John Michael Hayes Amerikaans scenarioschrijver (1919-2008)

John Michael Hayes amerikansk manusforfattar

John Michael Hayes amerikansk manusförfattare

John Michael Hayes amerikansk manusforfatter

John Michael Hayes amerikansk manuskriptforfatter

John Michael Hayes guionista estadounidense

John Michael Hayes guionista estatunidenc

John Michael Hayes scénariste américain

John Michael Hayes sceneggiatore statunitense

John Michael Hayes US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor

Τζον Μάικλ Χέις

Джон Майкл Хейс

Хайес Джон Майкл

ג'ון מישל הייז תסריטאי אמריקאי

جان مایکل هی فیلمنامه‌نویس آمریکایی

جون مايكل هايز كاتب سيناريو أمريكي

جون ميشيل هايس، 1919-2008