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Badham, John 1939-

Works: 256 works in 893 publications in 7 languages and 13,334 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Science fiction films  Action and adventure films  History  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Drama  Nonfiction films  Documentary films  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author, Performer, fmd, Film editor, Actor, Creator, Interviewee, Restager , Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Short circuit by Brent Maddock( Visual )

46 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,702 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 John Badham( Visual )

45 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,264 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 2016 in 3 languages and held by 680 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 )

22 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 571 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
Point of no return( Visual )

16 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in English and held by 562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A convicted murderer agrees to serve as an assassin for a covert government agency
Nick of time( Visual )

20 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 487 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 )

27 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 485 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 )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 465 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 )

35 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 446 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 437 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 2016 in English and held by 435 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 )

26 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 373 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( Visual )

9 editions published between 1985 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drame sportif. Les deux frères David et Marcus s'entraînent pour une compétition cycliste dans les Rocheuses. David craint être atteint de la maladie congénitale (anévrisme cérébral) qui a tué leur père, mais c'est chez Marcus, un médecin, et le vainqueur de la première étape, qu'on diagnostique le mal redouté. Avec Kevin Costner, David Grant, Rae Dawn Chong, Alexandra Paul, Janice Rule
Night gallery( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 335 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
Whose life is it anyway? by John Badham( Visual )

11 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in English and held by 314 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
The hard way by John Badham( Visual )

15 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in English and German and held by 216 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 119 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 )

4 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and held by 103 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
Saturday night fever( Visual )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A local Brooklyn disco kingpin at the peak of his popularity begins to question the way he views life and the narrowness of his perspective. The disco dancing and the music of the Bee Gees provide some electric moments in this film
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Alternative Names
Badham, Charles John.

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Badham, John M. 1939-

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John Badham cinéaste américain

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جان بدهام کارگردان آمریکایی

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