WorldCat Identities

Nicholson, James H. 1916-1972

Overview
Works: 128 works in 244 publications in 2 languages and 4,167 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Horror films  Film adaptations  Musical films  Beach party films  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Science fiction films  Crime films  Silent films 
Roles: pre, Author, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4375
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about James H Nicholson
 
Most widely held works by James H Nicholson
Beach party by Orion Pictures Corporation( Visual )

8 editions published between 1985 and 2007 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bikini beach: Millionaire Harvey Huntington Honeywagon III tries to prove to his colleague Vivian Clements that his chimp, Clyde, is more intelligent than the average American teenagers. Meanwhile Dee Dee is torn between Frankie and British recording star, the Potato Bug. Eric Von Zipper shows up to aid Harvey's anti-teen campaign
House of Usher ; The pit and the pendulum by Alan Birkinshaw( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The pit and the pendulum: A young man's search for the truth of his sister's death uncovers a bizarre and ghastly secret in her Spanish husband's castle
The fall of the House of Usher by Edgar Allan Poe( Visual )

10 editions published between 1981 and 2004 in English and German and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fall of the house of Usher: An English Lord fears that his sister has been buried alive, and sure enough, she is, but she revives, but not without causing much confusion among the other members of the cast. The pit and the pendulum: A young man's search for the truth of his sister's death uncovers a bizarre and ghastly secret
Beach blanket bingo by MGM Home Entertainment( Visual )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beach blanket bingo. Singing sensation Sugar Kane parachutes onto the beach in a rigged publicity stunt, and Frankie, Dee Dee and the gang decide to take sky diving lessons -- How to stuff a wild bikini. Continuing antics of Frankie and Dee Dee. When Frankie goes into the reserves, he fears Ricky will steal Dee Dee away, so with the help of a witch doctor he sends sea beauty Cassandra as a distraction
Wild in the streets( Visual )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wild in the streets: When 15 year olds are given the right to vote, they elect a rock star as president and take over the government enforcing mandatory retirement at age 30
The legend of Hell House by John Hough( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A physicist, his assistant, along with a medium and a survivor of an apparenlty paranormal attack are hired to investigate the case of a haunted mansion, which has already claimed the lives of prior investigators
Born losers( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mysterious "half-Indian/half-white ex-Green Beret" Billy Jack single-handedly battles a rampaging bunch of rough bikers in a sleepy little California community
The comedy of terrors ; The raven( Visual )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy of Terrors: The Hinchley and Trumbull Funeral Parlor is on the verge of financial ruin. Hinchley, 92 years old and senile, had entrusted the business to his lazy, drunken son-in-law, Trumbull. To make matters worse, their landlord is now threatening to evict them. Forced to act, Trumbull devises a murderous scheme that will drum up new "customers" and pay back his landlord at the same time
The tomb of Ligeia by Roger Corman( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tomb of Ligeia is the story of a dead wife who comes back as a ferocious cat on a deadly game of cat and mouse with her husband's new wife. An evening of Edgar Allan Poe features Vincent Price narrating four of Edgar Allan Poe's most horrifying classics including "The tell tale heart," "The sphinx," "The cask of Amontillado' and "The pit and the pendulum."
Fireball 500( Visual )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fireball 500: Stock car racer Dave Owens plays into the hands of whiskey runners by agreeing to drive in a cross-country road race. He is assisted by Jane Harris and Sonny Leander Fox. Soon Dave and Sonny begin a friendly rivalry for Jane
Bloody mama by Roger Corman( Visual )

4 editions published between 1959 and 2014 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bucket of blood: Walter Paisley, a geeky waiter and busboy at a happening Beatnik cafe, is intensely jealous of the swinging social lives of the artistic types who hang there. A bizarre twist of fate changes everything when Paisley accidentally kills his landlady's cat, his frantic attempts to hide the body lead him to encase it in a layer of clay, creating a morbid sculpture which is eventually discovered and hailed as an artistic triumph by the unwitting Bohemian art crowd
Bucket of blood( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walter Paisley, a strange little busboy at a beatnik coffeehouse, seeks love and acceptance from the poets and artist he serves by becoming a "sculptor". When his more than life-like creations are declared masterpieces, fame and fortune follow until the horrible truth behind his work is revealed
Pajama party( Visual )

3 editions published between 1964 and 2000 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The beach party crowd moves indoors for some scantily-clad, rock 'n' roll fun ... A Martian scout named Go-Go is sent to Earth to explore our planet for possible conquest. Fortunately for us Earthlings, he lands in the middle of a teenage pajama party, giving Mars second thoughts about expansion plans ..."--Container
The premature burial by Roger Corman( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The premature burial: A medical student and painter has an obsessive fear of being buried alive that compels him to build himself a tomb with a view, equipped with everything he can think of to escape death. But when his long-suffering wife convinces him to destroy the tomb, he finds himself in the gravest danger
The Dunwich horror( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The town of Dunwich long ago experienced horrible occurrences. When a young man gets hold of the Necronomicon, a rare book on the occult, the evil begins again
What's the matter with Helen? Whoever slew auntie Roo?( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What's the matter with Helen?: Two middle-aged women abandon the American heartland and head West after their sons are convicted of a notorious murder. They begin an idyllic new life, opening a dance school for children eager to tap their way to stardom. But that life begins to crack. A stranger lurks. The phone rings menacingly. It isn't a tinsel that's beneath Tinseltown's surface-it's terror
The Wild angels by Roger Corman( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The action is set in motion when a bike is stolen from the Hells Angels. An epic chase to retrieve the bike ensues as the bikers spread fear and trembling wherever they ride"--Container
The trip by Roger Corman( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When TV commercial director Paul Groves suffers a crisis due to a crumbling marriage and stagnating career, he begins to experiment with LSD to free himself artistically
 
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Alternative Names
Hartford, James 1916-1972

James H. Nicholson producteur de cinéma américain

James H. Nicholson productor de cine estadounidense

James H. Nicholson produttore cinematografico statunitense

Nicholson, James H.

Джеймс Х. Николсон

ג'יימס ה. ניקולסון מפיק קולנוע אמריקאי

ジェームズ・H・ニコルソン

Languages
English (61)

German (1)

Covers
The Dunwich horror