WorldCat Identities

Shepherd, John 1960-

Overview
Works: 24 works in 67 publications in 3 languages and 5,221 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Melodrama  Biographical films  Juvenile works  Coming-of-age films  Children's films  Sports films  Comedy films  Fantasy films 
Roles: Producer, Actor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Shepherd
The ultimate gift by Twentieth Century Fox( Visual )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 1,541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trust fund baby Jason Stevens loves all of life's gifts, as long as they're bankable. But when his wealthy grandfather Red dies, Jason receives a most unusual inheritance: twelve tasks, which Red calls 'gifts, ' to challenge Jason to grow as a man. If he succeeds, Jason will discover the real meaning of wealth - and be forever changed by the experience
The stoning of Soraya M.( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in Persian and held by 869 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a journalist is stranded in her remote village, Zahra takes a bold chance to reveal what the villagers will stop at nothing to keep hidden. Thus begins the remarkable story of what happened to Soraya, a kind-spirited woman whose bad marriage leads her cruel, divorce-seeking husband to trump up false charges of infidelity, which carry an unimaginable penalty
Snowmen( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three small-town boys hatch a plan to get their names in the Guinness World Records, ensuring their names will never be forgotten. Their plan: set a new record for making the most snowmen in a single day
Bobby Jones : stroke of genius by Rowdy Herrington( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of Robert Tyre Jones, Jr., who rises from complete obscurity to become a golfing legend. Jones overcomes his own fierce temper, intense passion, and perfectionist tendencies to master the game and wins the Grand Slam, the U.S., British, and Amateur Opens in golf, a feat unequaled even today. But it is Jones's style, personality, and character that separate him from the other professionals in his field. When Jones realizes that his unparalleled success may be destroying those he loves, he's presented with an astounding proposition, one that shocks the world
An American carol( Visual )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cynical, anti-American Hollywood filmmaker sets out on a crusade to abolish the 4th of July holiday. He is visited by three spirits who take him on a journey in an attempt to show him the true meaning of America
Friday the 13th by Danny Steinmann( Visual )

15 editions published between 1985 and 2018 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"They thought Jason was dead. They thought he was gone for good. But it turns out, they're all wrong ... dead wrong! Homicidal maniac Jason returns from the grave to cause more bloody mayhem ... Young Tommy Jarvis may have escaped from Crystal Lake, but he's still haunted by the gruesome events that happened there. When gory murders start happening at the secluded halfway house for troubled teens where he now lives, it seems like his nightmarish nemesis, Jason Voorhees, is back for more sadistic slaughters. But as things spiral out of control and the body count rises, Tommy begins to wonder if he's become the killer he fears most. Witness the true terror as Jason and Tommy battle once more in this spine-tingling descent into death and madness."--Container
The climb( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two hotshot climbers forge an uneasy friendship in order to reach their ultimate summit. Flamboyant Derrick Williams earns the climb of a lifetime, but 'Safety Man' Michael Harris never takes unnecessary risks
Unhitched( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a man learns his worst enemy is about to marry the woman his best friend loves, he vows to break up the wedding any way he can
Something to sing about( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Love changes people in this music-fueled drama that will have you singing, smiling, and searching your heart. Tommy wants to get off the streets that have already trapped his buddy, G. Smooth. But Tommy can't catch a break until his voice captures the heart of Memaw. The spunky old saint's loving friendship paves the way for redemption ... and a few growing pains"--Container
Friday the 13th : 8-movie collection( Visual )

3 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Follow Jason Voorhees as he cuts and hacks a swath of fear from Crystal Lake to the mean streets of Manhattan." Friday the 13th: Camp Crystal Lake has been closed for over twenty years due to several vicious and unsolved murders. New owners reopen the camp, only to have each counselor stalked by a violent killer. This 24-hour nightmare of blood unfolds into a film which is widely acclaimed for its horrifying and creative murder sequences. Friday the 13th, part 2: Five years have passed since the horrible bloodbath at Camp Crystal Lake, and Jason Voorhees and his demented mother are just memories. Although the new camp counselors have been warned, they do not sense the lurking ominous presence in their midst. Friday the 13th, part 3: Camp counselors continue to ignore Camp Crystal Lake's bloody legacy at their peril, as Jason Voorhees continues to pile up victims. Friday the 13th : the final chapter: After being revived in a hospital morge, Jason Voorhees returns to what he does best, fixating his disturbed mind on the unfortunate Jarvis family and a group of teenagers. Friday the 13th, part 5: Jason Voorhees rises from the dead to slaughter the residents of a secluded halfway house. Friday the 13th, part 6: One of the few teenagers not butchered by Jason digs him up, and discovers he's not (and never will be) dead. Carnage ensues. Friday the 13th, part 7 : the new blood: A teenage girl with telekinetic powers accidentally unchains Jason from his watery grave at the bottom of Crystal Lake. Friday the 13th, part 8 : Jason takes Manhattan: Indestructible psycho-fiend Jason Voorhees hits the road to New York City and paints the town "red."
Caught by Parsons Dance Company( Visual )

3 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tim Devon didn't find out until he was 18 years old that he was born out of wedlock and that his mother never told his father about him. Overwhelmed, Tim uses his high school graduation money to leave Los Angeles in search of his father armed only with a name and the city of Amsterdam as clues. When his meager funds run out, Tim begins the downward spiral into a life of crime and drug use. He is encountered by a single caring person. They are strangers from different worlds but a friendship forged out of danger and desperation links them together forever
The stoning of Soraya M. by Cyrus Nowrasteh( Visual )

5 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in Persian and English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A shattering and powerful drama."--USA Today
Homecoming by Cynthia Voigt( Visual )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jordy Rembrandt is a big-city tough guy sent to a small town high school to complete his senior year. Now "fitting in" takes on a whole new meaning
Irreplaceable( Visual )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the role of family in contemporary society from a Christian perspective. Looks at moral problems that undermine the family. Discusses ways in which men and women can become better spouses and parents. Host Tim Sisarich discusses his own family experiences both in terms of being a husband and father and as a son growing up in a troubled family
Friday the 13th parts 5-8 collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2018 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Friday the 13th part 5, a new beginning: Jason Voorhees rises from the dead to slaughter the residents of a secluded halfway house
El Secreto de Soraya = The stoning of Soraya( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a journalist is stranded in her remote village, Zahra takes a bold chance to reveal what the villagers will stop at nothing to keep hidden. Thus begins the remarkable story of what happened to Soraya, a kind-spirited woman whose bad marriage leads her cruel, divorce-seeking husband to trump up false charges of infidelity, which carry an unimaginable penalty
Emanuel( Visual )

1 edition published in 2019 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

National headlines blazed the story: Churchgoers Gunned Down During Prayer Service in Charleston. South Carolina. After a 21-year-old white supremacist opened fire in Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church, nine African Americans lay dead, leaving their families and the nation to grapple with this senseless act of terror. Featuring intimate interviews with survivors and family members. From executive producers Stephen Curry and Viola Davis, and co-producer Mariska Hargitay
Charles Colson, reluctant prophet( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video shares an extraordinary story of Mr. Colson's journey from the proud politician to the the convicted felon, and finally to the humble servant of God
Friday the 13th. Friday the 13th( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Friday the 13th, Part VI, Jason lives: Tommy Jarvis goes to the graveyard to get rid of killer Jason Voorhees' body, but inadvertently brings him back to life instead
Bobby Jones : la carrera de un genio = stroke of genius( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The climb
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Shepard, John 1960-

Sheperd, John 1960-

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