WorldCat Identities

Jones, Carolyn 1930-1983

Overview
Works: 221 works in 487 publications in 2 languages and 12,021 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Television mini-series  Horror films  Western films  Detective and mystery films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Science fiction films  Biographical television programs 
Roles: Actor, Author, Singer, Performer, Interviewee, Adapter
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Carolyn Jones
Roots by John Erman( Visual )

7 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in English and held by 2,856 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
Invasion of the body snatchers by Don Siegel( Visual )

45 editions published between 1955 and 2016 in English and held by 1,702 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Dr. Miles Bennell becomes puzzled by his patient's disturbing behavior, he slowly begins to unravel the bizarre mystery that plagues the town. It seems an extraterrestrial form of plant life has descended on the village, giant "pods" containing formless aliens that are systematically taking over the bodies of townspeople whenever they sleep. Now only he and a small band of friends are left to warn the world of the deadly invasion!
How the West was won by Fu te( Visual )

16 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in English and held by 1,113 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
House of wax by André De Toth( Visual )

18 editions published between 1953 and 2009 in English and German and held by 803 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
King Creole by Michael Curtiz( Visual )

24 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 595 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
The Addams family( Visual )

19 editions published between 1964 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 417 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
The Addams family( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 376 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
Last train from Gun Hill by John Sturges( Visual )

15 editions published between 1958 and 2010 in English and German and held by 309 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 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 304 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 locked room and other horror stories by Louise Greenwood( Book )

20 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and held by 277 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
The man who knew too much by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 245 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
The tender trap( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charlie Reader is successful with young ladies. One day he is visited by his old friend Joe, married with three children. Joe falls in love with Charlie's girl Sylvia while Charlie spends his time with young actress Julie
Young and innocent by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 235 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 )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and held by 229 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
Marjorie Morningstar by Irving Rapper( Visual )

6 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A naive young actress falls in love with an older, more-worldly theatrical producer
House of wax ; The Haunting ; Freaks ; Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 154 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
Batman : The complete television series( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Wealthy entrepreneur Bruce Wayne and his ward Dick Grayson lead a double life: they are actually the crime-fighting duo Batman and Robin. A secret Batpole in the Wayne mansion leads to the Batcave, where Police Commissioner Gordon summons the Dynamic Duo on the Batphone with the latest emergency threatening Gotham City. Racing to the scene of the crime in the jet-powered Batmobile, Batman and Robin must (with the help of their trusty utility-belts) thwart the efforts of a rogues gallery of flamboyant arch-villains, including the Joker, the Penguin, the Riddler and the Catwoman"--Internet movie database
The family of women by Carolyn Jones( Book )

4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Photographer Carolyn Jones has focused her frank and revealing lens on the women in some thirty American families and listened to stories told through laughter and tears. A South Dakota grandmother describes the experience of carrying her daughter's twins in her own womb. A still-grieving mother who lost her daughter in the terrorist bombing aboard Pan Am flight 103 talks of the scholarship she set up in her daughter's name. A Connecticut woman tells of traveling to Hungary to adopt two little girls and returning home with a family of five orphaned children. A WNBA star points proudly to the grandmother who taught her that women can do anything." "With each portrait and narrative, The Family of Women celebrates the complicated, infuriating, fascinating, and everlasting bond that exists among women who, literally or figuratively, have given birth to one another."--Jacket
The seven year itch by Billy Wilder( Visual )

4 editions published between 1955 and 2010 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A husband of seven years, alone in New York while his family vacations, fantasizes an affair with the TV model in the upstairs apartment
The Addams family : the complete series( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the lives of a macabre-loving family and how they clash with the outside world
 
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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

Джонс, Кэролин

קרולין ג'ונס

كارولين جونس ممثلة أمريكية

کارولین جونز بازیگر آمریکایی

کیرولن جونز

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キャロリン・ジョーンズ

卡罗琳·琼斯

Languages
English (205)

German (7)

Covers
Invasion of the body snatchersHow the West was wonKing CreoleThe locked room and other horror storiesThe man who knew too muchThe tender trapFrank Capra's A hole in the headHouse of wax ; The Haunting ; Freaks ; Dr. Jekyll and Mr. HydeThe family of women