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Badham, John 1939-

Works: 273 works in 771 publications in 8 languages and 12,301 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Science fiction films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Comedy films  Fiction  Juvenile works  Vampire films  Horror films 
Roles: Director, Producer, Performer, Film editor, Creator, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by John Badham
Saturday night fever by John Badham ( Visual )
112 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 2,441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of a Brooklyn store clerk who is a Saturday night disco king; he begins to question the narrowness of his perspective when he meets a girl who is shedding her origins for a more sophisticated life style
Short circuit by John Badham ( Visual )
36 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After a short circuit during an electrical storm, a military robot escapes and finds a home with a young woman
WarGames by Matthew Broderick ( Visual )
41 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,216 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 )
14 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in 3 languages 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
Point of no return by John Badham ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A convicted murderer agrees to serve as an assassin for a covert government agency
Nick of time by John Badham ( Visual )
28 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in 9 languages and held by 488 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
Blue Thunder by John Badham ( Visual )
30 editions published between 1983 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 484 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
The jack bull ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A feud becomes a war between a proud rancher and a wealthy, influential landowner in the Old West
Hollywood singing and dancing a musical history ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 451 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
Dracula the legacy collection by Francis Ford Coppola ( Visual )
28 editions published between 1978 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Throughout history Dracula has filled the hearts of men with terror and the hearts of women with desire. This stylish new production of the classic gothic horror tale stars Frank Langella, repeating his electrifying, award-winning stage performance as the blood-thirsty Count, and Laurence Olivier as the devout vampire hunter Von Helsing who is Dracula's nemesis. A great cast, fine direction, and a superbly atmospheric musical score make this the ultimate Dracula
The Bingo Long traveling all-stars & motor kings ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1976 and 2001 in English and held by 379 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
Another stakeout ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chaos and calamity prevail as two hard-charging Seattle detectives go undercover with an inexperienced assistant D.A. to spy on neighbors suspected of hiding an escaped Mafia witness on the run from the Feds and a mob hit man
Whose life is it anyway? by John Badham ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1981 and 2013 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
American flyers by John Badham ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1985 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twee broers, waarvan één een erfelijke ongeneeslijke ziekte onder de leden heeft, nemen deel aan een gevaarlijke wielerwedstrijd in het onherbergzame westen van de Verenigde Staten
Drop zone by John Badham ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A suspended U.S. Marshal enters the daredevil world of sky-diving to track down a cadre of techno terrorists
Stakeout by John Badham ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two plainclothes cops are convinced that a dangerous escaped convict is headed for his ex-girlfriend's apartment. They "stakeout" her apartment and the watch remains routine until one of the detectives falls in love with the woman under surveillance
The hard way by John Badham ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 213 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
Disorganized crime ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and held by 117 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
Obsessed by John Badham ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 114 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
Incognito ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 104 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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Alternative Names
Badham, Charles John.
Badham, John
Badham, John M. 1939-
Batham, John.
バダム, ジョン
English (297)
French (35)
Spanish (26)
German (12)
Multiple languages (11)
Italian (5)
Japanese (1)
Dutch (1)