WorldCat Identities

Jones, Carolyn 1930-1983

Works: 366 works in 741 publications in 2 languages and 12,953 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Horror films  Television adaptations  Western films  Science fiction films  Biographical television programs  Television mini-series  Television programs 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Singer, Adapter, Interviewee, Arranger
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Carolyn Jones
Roots by John Erman( Visual )

17 editions published between 1981 and 2016 in English and held by 2,065 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roots is a historical portrait of American slavery recounting the journey of one family's will to survive, endure and ultimately, carry on their legacy despite enormous hardship and inhumanity. Spanning multiple generations, the lineage begins with young Kunta Kinte, who is captured in his homeland of The Gambia and sold into slavery. Throughout the series, the family continues to face adversity that reveals powerful truths about the universal resilience of the human spirit
Invasion of the body snatchers by Don Siegel( Visual )

55 editions published between 1955 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plant-like extraterrestrials have invaded Santa Mira, a small town in California, replicating the villagers in giant seed "pods" and taking possession of their souls while they sleep. In a race for his life, Dr. Bennell escapes to warn the world of the deadly invasion of the pod people
How the West was won by Henry Hathaway( Visual )

33 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in English and held by 1,160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A western adventure spanning three generations, the breadth of a wild, unsettled country, and fifty of the most excitingly turbulent years of this nation's history
Roots( Visual )

6 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in English and held by 642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adaptation of Alex Haley's Roots, in which Haley traces his African American family's history from the mid-18th century to the Reconstruction era
King Creole by Michael Curtiz( Visual )

24 editions published between 1958 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A New Orleans teenager struggles to graduate from high school while working at a sleazy French Quarter club to support his family
Alfred Hitchcock presents( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Master of suspense Alfred Hitchcock presents several dramatized short stories. The stories are invariably surprising, often containing elements of horror, comedy, suspense, and the supernatural. All 39 episodes of the first season of the Emmy Award-winning murder-mystery series
House of wax by André De Toth( Visual )

6 editions published between 1953 and 2013 in English and German and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Mystery of the wax museum] A deranged wax sculptor who almost loses his life in a fire set by his partner. Instead of dying in the blaze, he returns for revenge, hiding his horribly disfigured face behind a wax mask
House of wax( Visual )

14 editions published between 1953 and 2009 in English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mystery of the wax museum: The disappearance of people and corpses leads a reporter to a wax museum and a sinister sculptor
Last train from Gun Hill by Hal B Wallis( Visual )

16 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in English and German and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

U.S. Marshal Matt Morgan vows to bring the killer of his wife to justice. However, the suspect is a cattle baron's son and Matt's longtime friend
The Addams family( Visual )

4 editions published between 1964 and 2009 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Join Gomez, Morticia, Uncle Fester, Lurch, Cousin Itt and the rest of the gang for a fiendishly funny and altogether ooky experience
The Addams family( Visual )

3 editions published between 1965 and 2006 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Addams family returns for more creepy capers and hair-raising hilarity, terrifying their neighbors and delighting viewers like never before. Volume 2 features the ghoulish gang in fine form: Gomez runs for mayor, Lurch becomes a pop star, Uncle Fester turns Pugsley into a chimp, and Cousin Itt loses his hair
Marjorie Morningstar by Herman Wouk( Visual )

13 editions published between 1958 and 2017 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A naive young actress falls in love with an older, more-worldly theatrical producer
The Addams family( Visual )

10 editions published between 1965 and 2007 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brace yourself for more macabre mayhem and monstrous madness as television's creepiest clan wreaks hilarious havoc on their unsuspecting victims. This time, love is in the air, and it seems that everyone--Pugsley, Ophelia, Uncle Fester, and even Lurch--is being bitten by the bug. Gomez, meanwhile, is burglarizing houses in his sleep, and it's curtains for the new neighbors when Morticia tries her hand at decorating
The tender trap( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A successful theatre agent, who has a way with the ladies, runs into his old friend, and promptly falls for his wife as his friend falls for an actress
Alfred Hitchcock's The man who knew too much( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben and Jo McKenna, are an innocent American couple vacationing in Morocco with their young son. But their simple plans turn into a nightmare after a French spy dies in Ben's arms at a Marrakesh market, and their son is kidnapped and taken to another country. A thrilling tale of international espionage, assassinations and terror
Young and innocent by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Young and innocent] When a woman's body is discovered on the beach by one of her former lovers, he races off to call the police. Two witnesses see him run and think he is the escaping killer. After being arrested, he manages to escape in the confusion at the courthouse. With the assistance of the constable's daughter, he tries to prove his innocence while avoiding pursing the police
Frank Capra's A hole in the head( Visual )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy about Tony Manetta, a small-time Miami Beach hotel operator barely able to make the payments on his own modest inn, who dreams of one day opening a million dollar resort. In addition to bill collectors, Tony must contend with his beatnik girlfriend and his well-meaning but conservative brother and sister-in-law. Through thick and thin, however, one thing remains constant: the love between Tony and his young son who admires him even if he isn't a big shot
House of wax ; The Haunting ; Freaks ; Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collects four classic horror films, including "House of Wax," in which a wax sculptor devises a murderous plan to restock his museum; "The Haunting," in which four individuals travel to a haunted house to study its supernatural phenomena; "Freaks," featuring a group of carnival performers who inflict revenge on a trapeze artist who mocks them; and "Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde," the classic tale of one man's disastrous attempts to harness the evil that resides in everyone
The locked room and other horror stories by Louise Greenwood( Book )

14 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A tree full of enormous spiders, a living thing with no face, a picture that comes alive, and a boy with no heart. These are some of the frightening things in these stories by M.R. James, one of the greatest horror writers of all time."--Back cover
A hole in the head by Frank Capra( Visual )

9 editions published between 1959 and 2015 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tony Manetta is a widower living well beyond his means in Miami, and raising his young son, Alvin. With a limited understand of the word 'responsibility,' Tony, finding himself in debt, decides to reach out to his older brother, Mario, for yet another loan, fabricating that the money is needed for Alvin who has taken ill. The plot takes full-swing when Mario and his wife decide to pay Tony and Alvin a visit
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Invasion of the body snatchersHow the West was wonRootsKing CreoleThe tender trapAlfred Hitchcock's The man who knew too muchFrank Capra's A hole in the headHouse of wax ; The Haunting ; Freaks ; Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
Alternative Names
Baker, Carolyn.

Baker, Carolyn 1930-1983

Baker, Carolyn Sue 1930-1983

Carolina Jones

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Jones, Caroline.

Jones, Caroline 1930-1983

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English (249)

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