WorldCat Identities

Lydon, James 1923-

Overview
Works: 114 works in 168 publications in 2 languages and 1,285 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Film noir  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Low budget films  Horror films  Science fiction films  Independent films  Gangster films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about James Lydon
 
Most widely held works by James Lydon
Life with father by Michael Curtiz( Visual )

12 editions published between 1947 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The trials and tribulations of a stern but lovable father and his family in New York City in the 1880's
Tom Brown's school days( Visual )

14 editions published between 1940 and 2008 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A nostalgic account of the not-so-genteel life at a boys' school in the nineteenth century
Cynthia( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Taylor plays the title character, a physically frail 15-year-old who uses her musical gifts to break free of her protective parents and then begins to enjoy typical teenage fun and romance."--Container
Edgar G. Ulmer : archive( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of five feature films directed by Edgar G. Ulmer
Aerial gunner( Visual )

5 editions published between 1943 and 2013 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A bomber plane limps home from a dangerous mission and the wounded pilot recounts, in dramatic flashback, the story of one soldier's bravery. Sworn rivals in civilian life, Sgt. Davis and Foxy Pattis are shot down behind enemy lines. Surrounded by hostile Japanese troops, they must put aside their deep hatred of one another in order to survive."--Container
Strange illusion by Edgar G Ulmer( Visual )

6 editions published between 1945 and 2015 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A low-budget film noir update of William Shakespeare's "Hamlet", set in California in 1945
Mystery classics : 100 movie pack( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of 100 mystery films with intrigue and suspense. Combining its popular Mystery and Dark Crimes 50 Movie Packs, Mill Creek Entertainment returns you to a time when the movies were black and white but the dark characters that inhabited them displayed every shade of grey. Deception, betrayal, corruption, larceny and murder stir the landscape in this collection of amoral tales that thrilled bygone audiences and are back to delight a new generation
Impact : strange illusion( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(Strange illusion) : A son is haunted by the mysterious death of his father and dreams which he fears foreshadow future events. The noir tone of the film is accentuated by the clasustrophobic atmosphere of the mental hospital where the son is incarcerated withj its controlled vision of chaos and corruption
The town went wild( Visual )

2 editions published between 1945 and 2006 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two feuding neighbors are shocked to find their respective son and daughter has fallen in love and they wish to get married. In spite of their father's objections, the wedding plans proceed but when it comes time for getting the marriage license, a problem occurs. It comes to light that there may have been a mix-up at the hospital and the neighbors may have gone home with the wrong babies, making the engaged couple actually brother and sister
America laughs( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film noir collector's edition( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Strange illusion: A young psychotherapy patient is haunted by recurring dreams about his father, who died years before under suspicious circumstances. A low-budget film noir update of William Shakespeare's "Hamlet", set in California in 1945
Bill Elliott detective mysteries( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sudden danger: Police Lieutenant Andy Doyle suspects murder rather than suicide when wealthy Mrs. Curtis is found dead in her bedroom
A letter from Bataan( Visual )

3 editions published between 1942 and 2014 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Hollywood short aiding the war effort, emphasizing the need for preparedness and conservation of materials, i.e. rubber, metal, shellac. An American soldier writes home from Bataan, and while his family reads the letter, the soldier's ghostly apparition interjects statistics about food and equipment shortages. Cast includes Richard Arlen, Susan Hayward, and Jimmy Lydon
The Christopher films collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

You can change the world: In this documentary filmed in the style of an episode of The Jack Benny program television series, comedian Jack Benny has his butler Rochester invite several of his celebrity friends over to hear a Catholic priest speak to them about making a film for the Christophers, a Christian organization that wants to use radio, television, and film to inspire young people to change the world for the better by pursuing public service careers like teaching and government work
Mad Wednesday( Visual )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harold Diddlebock, former footall star, slaves for twenty years in the bookkeeping department of an advertising agency. After leading a boring and mundane life, Diddlebock has a wild fling of drinking and gambling
Little men( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this sequel to Louisa May Alcott's Little women, Jo and her hardworking husband face the threat of foreclosure on their school for children
 
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Alternative Names
Jimmy Lydon Amerikaans filmacteur

Jimmy Lydon attore cinematografico e produttore televisivo statunitense

Jimmy Lydon US-amerikanischer Bühnenschauspieler

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