WorldCat Identities

Kennedy, George 1925-2016

Works: 217 works in 899 publications in 9 languages and 21,523 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Detective and mystery films  Action and adventure films  Disaster films  War films  Crime films  Prison films  Parodies, imitations, etc 
Roles: Actor, Author, Host, Narrator, Performer, Creator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about George Kennedy
Most widely held works by George Kennedy
Cool hand Luke by Robert Drivas( Visual )

65 editions published between 1967 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 2,872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lucas Jackson is a man who refuses to be nailed down, conform to rules and regulations, or fit into society, and now, he's on a chain gang. He's a likable enough guy, always smiling, always ready for a little fun. He eats 50 hard-boiled eggs on a bet and collects all the money in the camp. He's more or less like the people he hangs around with, except he won't be pushed. He knows his own mind. This makes him the only prisoner with guts enough to talk back to the bosses and the only one with nerve enough to escape. That Luke, he's a cool hand
Charade by Stanley Donen( Visual )

62 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a Parisienne finds her husband murdered and four men after her to retrieve a quarter-million dollars in stolen gold, a handsome stranger comes to her rescue--but is he hero, spy, or murderer?
The gambler by Karel Reisz( Visual )

7 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 1,284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English professor Jim Bennett lives a double life as a high-stakes gambler and is forced to deal with the consequences
The dirty dozen by Robert Aldrich( Visual )

13 editions published between 1967 and 2009 in English and held by 1,084 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve tough criminals will be offered absolution if they undertake a suicide mission into Nazi Germany. Based on E.M. Nathanson's book
Death on the Nile by Agatha Christie( Visual )

13 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in English and German and held by 868 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hercule Poiret is called upon to discover who killed an heiress aboard a steamer cruising down the Nile
The flight of the Phoenix by Robert Aldrich( Visual )

9 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in English and held by 858 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cargo plane on a routine flight suddenly hits a high-turbulence storm, forcing a crash landing hundreds of miles off course in the barren Gobi desert. Among the survivors, one eccentric passenger leads the crew to build a new plane - against all odds, against all hope, and sometimes - against each other
The Naked gun from the files of Police squad!( Visual )

14 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in English and French and held by 785 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Those screw-loose "Airplane!" creators have done it again! Leslie Nielsen stars as Police Squad's own granite-jawed, rock-brained cop Frank Drebin, who bumbles across a mind control scheme to assassinate Queen Elizabeth
Lonely are the brave by David Miller( Visual )

4 editions published between 1962 and 2009 in English and held by 614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After landing himself in jail trying to break out his friend, Jack Burns finds himself alone and on the run from the law. Leading the manhunt is Sheriff Morey Johnson, who must bring Burns to justice despite his own sympathy for the fugitive
The Eiger sanction by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

39 editions published between 1975 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

International intrigue on the Swiss Alps as a professional assassin comes out of retirement to stalk a deadly double agent who has murdered his closest friend
Don't come knocking by Sarah Polley( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Visually majestic ..."--New York Times
Dennis the menace strikes again!( Visual )

13 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dennis' youthful grandfather (Kennedy) comes to visit and, together, they put the neighborhood in an uproar
The Naked gun 2 1/2 the smell of fear by David Zucker( Visual )

22 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The inept cop, Lt. Frank Drebbin returns to save the day once again. This time he's out to foil the "big boys" in the energy business. A top scientist is about to publish his report on energy for the future and things don't look good for the traditional suppliers of oil and coal. To save their industries, the suppliers kidnap the scientist and replace him with a decoy with a more favourable report
Earthquake by Mark Robson( Visual )

35 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the most catastrophic earthquake of all times rips through southern California, it levels Los Angeles and sends shockwaves through the lives of all who live there
Backstairs at the White House( Visual )

2 editions published between 1981 and 2005 in English and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An intimate look at life in the White House through eight administrations as remembered by a mother and daughter who, between them, served as White House maids for 52 years
Another happy day by Sam Levinson( Visual )

8 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lynn and her three youngest children attend the wedding of her estranged eldest son at her parents' Annapolis estate. Though she is hoping for a joyful reunion, her attempts at reconciliation veer quickly off-course when she is hurled into the center of touchy family dynamics
The Naked gun 33 1/3 the final insult( Visual )

17 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oscar night. Who will win? Who will lose? And will someone please kick that numbskull off stage? Wait! That's no ordinary numbskull. That's Lt. Frank Drebin, crashing the ceremonies to stop a terrorist plot that could mean curtains for him, or will a simple window shade be enough?
The Boston Strangler by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

33 editions published between 1968 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of the man who terrorized Boston for a year and a half
Thunderbolt and Lightfoot by Michael Cimino( Visual )

27 editions published between 1974 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Honor among thieves is put to a test as veteran robbers decide to re-stage a successful heist from a decade earlier
The complete DVD history of U.S. wars 1700-2004( Visual )

5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Born and nurtured in war, America grew in strength and power and now, in the 21st century, it is the foremost military power in the world. George Kennedy takes us on this three hundred-year saga of United States wars
Airport terminal pack( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Airport 1975: A mid-air collision leaves a 747 without a pilot and little hope for survival
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The Naked gun 33 1/3 the final insult
Alternative Names
George Kennedy acteur américain

George Kennedy aktor amerykański

George Kennedy ameerika näitleja

George Kennedy Amerikaans acteur

George Kennedy amerikai színész

George Kennedy amerikansk skådespelare

George Kennedy amerikansk skodespelar

George Kennedy amerikansk skuespiller

George Kennedy attore statunitense

George Kennedy US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

George Kennedy yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

Georgius Kennedy

Kennedy, George Harris Jr. 1925-2016

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Джордж Кенеди

Джордж Кеннеді

Кеннеди, Джордж

Џорџ Кенеди

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ג'ורג' קנדי

جورج كينيدي

جورج کندی بازیگر آمریکایی

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The dirty dozenThe Naked gun from the files of Police squad!Lonely are the braveDon't come knockingDennis the menace strikes again!The Naked gun 2 1/2 the smell of fearThe Naked gun 33 1/3 the final insultAirport terminal pack