WorldCat Identities

Anderson, John 1922-1992

Works: 71 works in 149 publications in 4 languages and 6,378 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Horror films  Film adaptations  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Legal films  History  Television mini-series  Historical television programs  Science fiction television programs  Fantasy television programs 
Roles: Actor, Director, Author, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by John Anderson
Psycho by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 1,034 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hitchcock's classic film about the troubled Norman Bates whose old dark house and adjoining motel offer a supposed refuge for Marion Crane, the ill-fated traveler
Zoot suit( Visual )

10 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 955 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lawyers seek justice for a group of Mexican-Americans being sent to prison. Based on the Sleepy Lagoon murder case and the zoot suit riots of 1940's Los Angeles
Backstairs at the White House( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 424 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
The twilight zone( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fourth season of this classic groundbreaking series saw the beginning of one-hour episodes. This allowed for more elaborate and detailed stories which plunged viewers even further into the twilight zone
Soldier blue by Ralph Nelson( Visual )

7 editions published between 1970 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A paymaster's detachment of the U.S. cavalry is attacked by Indians seeking gold, and two white survivors trek through the desert
Andersonville Trial( Visual )

5 editions published between 1970 and 2000 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the moral dilemma of responsibility for the prison camp in Andersonville, Ga., where 14,000 Union soldiers lost their lives during the Civil War
Molly and Lawless John ; and Blue River( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Molly and Lawless John: The wife of a brutal sheriff falls for a condemned prisoner. She helps him escape. Together they do their best to elude the sheriff who has vowed to get his wife back and to take vengeance on the outlaw
The twilight zone( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Passage for trumpet, an unsuccessful trumpet player is given a second crack at life after he is struck and killed by a truck, but first he has to learn what it is like to be "dead" in a world full of life. In Mr. Dingle, the strong, a timid little man is given superpowers by a double-headed Martian experimenter. In Two, a contemporary Adam and Eve story, the two lone, frightened survivors of a nuclear holocaust must start the world anew. In Four of us are dying, a man who can change his appearance makes a bad decision
Ashes and embers( Visual )

4 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An excursion into the pained psyche of a black Vietnam veteran, brought to life by Ethiopian-born writer-director Haile Gerima. Ned Charles is alienated from society as a whole and especially from other blacks, as seen in his troubled relations with his grandmother and also with his activist girlfriend and her friends
Cotton comes to Harlem ; Hell up in Harlem( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains two feature films including "Cotton Comes to Harlem," about a couple of detectives who investigate a minister's charity campaign; and "Hell Up in Harlem," about a man who is hunted by the mob after he discovers a ledger with the names of every crooked police officer and public official on the mob's payroll
George & Sheila( Visual )

4 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Men and women - who looks after the children? Who has the right to make decisions about the family? George and Sheila have to decide these issues when Sheila gets the chance to go to the Solomon Islands with her netball team. George was brought up to believe that a man is the boss. He's seen the way his father treated his mother, and when Sheila won't do what he wants, those memories come floating back. A powerful look at gender and cultural norms in the Pacific
In search of historic Jesus( Visual )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Both Biblical and non-biblical sources are used to find clues about the existence of Christ. The four gospel accounts of Jesus' life, death, burial & resurrection are faithfully recreated and the sacred shroud of Turin, claimed to be his burial cloth is examined
Namu, my best friend( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A black and white Orca whale dives into the title role of this spectacular true story about one very special whale and the extraordinary man who protects and befriends him
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Alternative Names
John Anderson acteur américain (1922-1992)

John Anderson acteur uit de VS (1922-1992)

John Anderson actor y director de cine estadounidense

John Anderson amerikansk skådespelare

John Anderson (ator)

John Anderson attore statunitense

John Anderson (näyttelijä)

John Anderson (skuespiller)

John Anderson US-amerikanischer Schauspieler (1922-1992)

Андерсон, Джон

ג'ון אנדרסון

جان اندرسون بازیگر و کارگردان آمریکایی

ジョン・アンダーソン (俳優)

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