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Howard, John C. 1930-1983

Overview
Works: 14 works in 30 publications in 2 languages and 8,340 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Western films  Parody films  Parodies, imitations, etc  Film adaptations  Monster films  Biographical films  Mad scientist films  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Film editor, Editor, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John C Howard
Blazing saddles by Mel Brooks( Visual )

6 editions published between 1974 and 2006 in English and Italian and held by 1,734 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In un paese di bovari rudi e razzisti arriva uno sceriffo nero. Il duello finale col cattivo Hedley Lamarr si svolgerà nel cinema in cui viene proiettato Mezzogiorno e mezzo di fuoco, non dopo che una rissa colossale ha coinvolto mezza Hollywood. (Mereghetti)
Young Frankenstein by Mel Brooks( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 1,474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A finely tuned parody of the old Frankenstein movies, in which Wilder returns to the old country to clear his family name
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid by George Roy Hill( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 1,436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blends adventure, romance and comedy to tell the story of the West's most likeable outlaws, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, as they set out for Bolivia with the law on their heels
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Sundance Kid is the frontier's fastest gun. His partner, Butch Cassidy is always dreaming up new ways to get rich fast. If only they could blow open a baggage car without also blowing up the money-filled safe inside. So Butch and Sundance pack their guns, put on new duds, and, with Sundance's girlfriend, head down to Bolivia
History of the world, part 1 by Mel Brooks( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 1,041 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows a rather different side of Moses, the Stone Age and the Roman Empire - in which Brooks is a stand-up philosopher playing Caesar's Palace. Next, the truth is finally told about the Spanish Inquisition in a splashy production number featuring song-and-dance monks and swimming nuns
High anxiety by Mel Brooks( Visual )

2 editions published between 1977 and 2006 in Italian and English and held by 727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'"Istituto neurologico per pazienti molto, molto nervosi" è dominato dalla capoinfermiera "Fratello Diesel" e dal vicedirettore che tendono a segregare i pazienti più ricchi. Ma il nuovo direttore riuscirà a riportare l'ordine al manicomio. (Mereghetti)
Silent movie by Mel Brooks( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A has-been movie director intends to make a comeback by making a silent movie, and in the process, save his film studio from a takeover by a New York-based conglomerate. The gags are written out in the form of subtitles
March or die by Dick Richards( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This is the story of the French Foreign Legion--soliders of fortune: brave, reckless, romantic, who carved a legend out of a cause
Fox, a century of cinema( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid": Two Western bank/train robbers flee to Bolivia when the law gets too close. "The longest day": The events of D-Day, told on a grand scale from both the Allied and German points of view. "The sand pebbles": 1926 China. Engineer Jake Holman is transferred to the USS San Pablo, a gunboat patrolling the troubled waters of the Yangtze River. As Chinese factions battle around them, the crew has one singular mission: to protect American interests in the region ... without provoking an international incident. But as hostility over the U.S. presence in the river intensifies, Holman and his sole ally know their latest assignment -- to save a U.S. missionary -- could be their last! "The hustler": An up-and-coming pool player plays a long-time champion in a single high-stakes match
The drowning pool by Stuart Rosenberg( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Private investigator Lew Harper is hired by a nervous New Orleans oil heiress, who also happens to be an old flame, to help her solve a problem that appears to be a routine blackmail threat but soon gets him involved with extortion, torture, murder and revenge
Butch Cassidy und Sundance Kid( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die beiden Outlaws Butch Cassidy und Sundance Kid bereiten mit ihrer Bande einen Überfall auf die Union-Pacific-Bahn vor. Ihr kühner Plan: Gleich zweimal wollen sie den Zug ausrauben. Der erste Coup verläfut glatt, doch als sie das zweite mal zuschlagen, wartet bereits der Sheriff im Zug auf sie. Nur knapp können sie der Falle entkommen und fliehen. Ein furiose und abenteuerliche Verfolgungsjagd quer durch die USA beginnt
L'ultima follia di Mel Brooks( Visual )

1 edition published in 1976 in Italian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'No' è l'unica parola che sentiamo pronunciare in tutta la durata del film. In luogo dei dialoghi parlano le gag, gli inseguimenti e le didascalie
La storia più pazza del mondo( Visual )

1 edition published in 1981 in Italian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Un Bignami superconcentrato di storia dell'umanità, dall'età della pietra passando per l'antica Roma fino alla Rivoluzione francese, narrata nella versione originale dalla voce di Orson Welles. (Mereghetti)
History of the world, part I ; Robin Hood: men in tights( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Robin Hood: Aided by his band of merry men, Robin of Loxley wrested power from the evil Prince John, brought humiliation upon the despicable Sheriff of Rottingham and found the key to the fair Maid Marian's heart--and her chastity belt
 
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Blazing saddles
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John C. Howard US-amerikanischer Filmeditor

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