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Badham, John 1939-

Works: 213 works in 826 publications in 8 languages and 12,481 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Science fiction films  Musical films  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  History  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Documentary films  Melodramas (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author, Performer, Actor, Creator, fmd, Film editor, Restager , Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Short circuit by Ally Sheedy( Visual )

55 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a short circuit during an electrical storm, a military robot escapes and finds a home with a young woman
Saturday night fever by Paramount (Calif.)( Visual )

94 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,673 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tony is an undereducated Brooklyn teenager who is bored with his daytime job. The highlight of his week is going to the local disco, where he is the king of the dance floor. Tony meets Stephanie at the disco and they agree to dance together in a competition. Stephanie resists Tony's attempts to romance her, as she aspires to greater things. Gradually, Tony also becomes disillusioned with the life he is leading and he and Stephanie decide to help one another to start afresh
WarGames by Matthew Broderick( Visual )

59 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young electronics wizard David Lightman unwittingly hooks into America's supersecret wargames computer and the world is suddenly threatened with nuclear annihilation
Bird on a wire by John Badham( Visual )

19 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in English and German and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man hidden under the FBI witness-relocation program is recognized by his former sweetheart. But before he can assume a new identity, the man he put in jail is released and comes looking for him! The two lovers are thrown together on a cross-country flight, and barely manage to evade the gangsters while rekindling the flame of love
Stakeout by John Badham( Visual )

32 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Once again Seattle detectives Chris Leece and Bill Reimers are teaming up on a stakeout, but this time they're bringing along a headstrong female partner, Gina Garrett and her mischievous dog, Archie. together, they're posing as the perfect family and it looks like these unlikely housemates might just catch their suspect..if they don't kill each other first"--Container
Point of no return by John Badham( Visual )

20 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A convicted murderer agrees to serve as an assassin for a covert government agency
Blue Thunder by John Badham( Visual )

34 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chosen to test Blue Thunder, Frank Murphy is amazed by the capabilities of the high-speed, high-tech chopper. It can see through walls, record a whisper or level a city block. Distrusting the military mentality behind Blue Thunder, Murphy and his partner learn the remarkable craft is slated for use as the ultimate weapon in surveillance and crowd control
Nick of time by Bonnie Raitt( Visual )

33 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No sooner does accountant Gene Watson arrive at L.A.'s Union Station with his six-year-old daughter than he's plunged into a nightmare. Two shadowy strangers separate Watson from his little girl, slap a gun into his hand and present a devil's bargain: kill a top government official before she leaves a nearby political rally ... or never again see his beloved child
The jack bull( Visual )

17 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A feud becomes a war between a proud rancher and a wealthy, influential landowner in the Old West
Dracula by John Badham( Visual )

36 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Throughout history Dracula has filled the hearts of men with terror and the hearts of women with desire. This production of the classic gothic horror tale stars Frank Langella as the blood-thirsty Count, and Laurence Olivier as the devout vampire hunter Von Helsing who is Dracula's nemesis
Hollywood singing and dancing a musical history( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Host Shirley Jones presents a series of highlight moments from various Hollywood musicals. Beginning in the earliest days of the genre, the viewer is taken through a history of the musical film to contemporary releases such as "Chicago" and "Dreamgirls". Clips of the films are accompanied by current and archival interviews with crew and cast members, who provide anecdotes and other production details
The Bingo Long traveling all-stars & motor kings( Visual )

10 editions published between 1976 and 2001 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of independent renegade players travel around the Midwest looking for that big home run while playing baseball in the 1930's Negro League
Drop zone by John Badham( Visual )

35 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A suspended U.S. Marshal enters the daredevil world of sky-diving to track down a cadre of techno terrorists
American flyers by John Badham( Visual )

11 editions published between 1985 and 1999 in 4 languages and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two brothers struggle to win the world class title in a cross country cycling competition
Five Easy Pieces by Bob Rafelson( Visual )

18 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gifted sculptor Ken Harrison is involved in a car accident, and is paralyzed from his neck down. All he can do is talk, and he wants to die. In the hospital he makes friends with the staff, and they support him when he goes to trial to be allowed to die
Night gallery( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty terrifying stories plus the original Pilot movie from the original first season of television's Night Gallery. Stories adapted from short stories by such authors as H.P. Lovecraft and Conrad Aiken and directed by such people as Steven Spielberg and John Badham
The hard way by John Badham( Visual )

13 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in English and German and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Popular movie star Nick Lang wants to learn how to play the role of a tough cop by spending a few weeks on the street with detective John Moss who wants nothing to do with Lang
Obsessed by John Badham( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a Chicago jail cell, clever and charming Ellena Roberts recounts for attorney Sara Miller the details of a one-night stand that led to a heated love affair with prominent surgeon David Stillman. David's version of the facts differs entirely and he insists that he never slept with Ellena. Sure that the doctor is the one who's lying, Sara is preparing to defend her client in court when some disturbing facts emerge
Disorganized crime( Visual )

5 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A gang of professional criminals have everything it takes to rob a bank -- except their boss, a car and a plan
Incognito by Michael Sidney Fosberg( Visual )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harry Donovan is an art forger who paints fake Rembrandt picture for $500,000. The girl he meets and gets into bed in Amsterdam, Marieke, turns out to be an arts expert Harry's clients are using to check the counterfeit picture he painted
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Badham, Charles John.

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