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Kennedy, George 1925-2016

Works: 295 works in 858 publications in 5 languages and 22,474 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Sea stories  Detective and mystery films  War films  Crime films  Disaster films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Host, Narrator, Performer, Creator, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about George Kennedy
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Cool hand Luke by Robert Drivas( Visual )

53 editions published between 1967 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,857 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
The dirty dozen by Robert Aldrich( Visual )

16 editions published between 1967 and 2009 in English and held by 1,789 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
Charade by Stanley Donen( Visual )

61 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charade (1963) is comedy-mystery set in Paris about a young widow who, with the help of a handsome stranger, is trying to find the fortune her dead husband secreted away while being pursued by a trio of thugs
The gambler by Karel Reisz( Visual )

11 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 1,333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Both an English professor and a high-stakes gambler, Jim Bennett bets it all when he borrows from a gangster and offers his own life as collateral. Always one step ahead, Bennett pits his creditor against the operator of a gambling ring and leaves his dysfunctional relationship with his wealthy mother in his wake. He plays both sides, immersing himself in an illicit, underground world while garnering the attention of Frank, a loan shark with an interest in Bennett's future
Death on the Nile by Agatha Christie( Visual )

12 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in English and held by 883 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 )

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

A plane crashes in the Sahara desert and one of the survivors says he is an aircraft designer and they can make a flyable plane from the wreckage
The Naked gun : from the files of Police squad!( Visual )

11 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in English and held by 688 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 Edward Abbey( Visual )

4 editions published between 1962 and 2009 in English and held by 621 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 )

26 editions published between 1975 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 575 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 Wim Wenders( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Visually majestic ..."--New York Times
The Naked gun 2 1/2 : the smell of fear( Visual )

14 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in English and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lt. Frank Drebin loves a mystery. Drebin tackles the big issues, and the biggest of all is how to stop devious Quentin Hapsburg's plan to destroy the environment
Dennis the menace strikes again!( Visual )

14 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The one-boy wrecking crew returns for more mischief and mayhem
Another happy day by Sam Levinson( Visual )

8 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 435 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 )

16 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in English and Multiple languages and held by 433 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?
Earthquake by Mark Robson( Visual )

20 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in English and German and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 423 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
Thunderbolt and Lightfoot by Michael Cimino( Visual )

20 editions published between 1974 and 2015 in English and French and held by 361 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 Boston Strangler by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

26 editions published between 1968 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of the man who terrorized Boston for a year and a half
The complete DVD history of U.S. wars : 1700-2004( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 304 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
Moby Dick by Herman Melville( Recording )

20 editions published between 1981 and 2009 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captain Ahab maniacally hunts the great white whale across the seven oceans
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Georgius Kennedy

Kennedy, George Harris Jr. 1925-2016

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CharadeThe Naked gun : from the files of Police squad!Lonely are the braveDon't come knockingThe Naked gun 2 1/2 : the smell of fearDennis the menace strikes again!The Naked gun 33 1/3 : the final insultMoby Dick