WorldCat Identities

Badham, John 1939-

Works: 302 works in 1,136 publications in 7 languages and 14,107 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Science fiction films  Musical films  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  History  Dance films  Sports films 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author, Performer, fmd, Actor, Other, Film editor, Restager , Creator, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Saturday night fever by John Badham( Visual )

162 editions published between 1977 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 2,684 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 becomes influenced by his more sophisticated dance partner
Short circuit by John Badham( Visual )

62 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,750 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 )

86 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,467 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 )

28 editions published between 1990 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 688 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two people forced to surface from the Witness Protection Program are being chased by their old enemies
Point of no return by John Badham( Visual )

21 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

26 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 567 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
Blue Thunder by John Badham( Visual )

39 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 517 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( Visual )

29 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 501 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 child
The jack bull( Visual )

13 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in 5 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 )

43 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 474 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
The Bingo Long traveling all-stars & motor kings( Visual )

14 editions published between 1976 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A spirited group of independent renegade players travel around the midwest looking for that big home run in this light-hearted tale of the 1930's Black League baseball
Hollywood singing and dancing : a musical history( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 422 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
Night gallery( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty terrifying stories plus the original pilot movie. Set in a shadowy museum, Rod Serling weekly unveiled disturbing portraiture as preface to a highly diverse anthology of tales in the fantasy-horror vein. The stories are adapted from short stories by legendary writers such as H.P. Lovecraft and Conrad Aiken and directed by masters such as Steven Spielberg
American flyers( Visual )

13 editions published between 1985 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two competitive brothers train for a grueling three-day bicycle race in Colorado while dealing with personal drama and the chance that one of them may die from an inherited tendency of cerebral aneurisms
Whose life is it anyway? by John Badham( Visual )

16 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in English and held by 328 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
Drop zone by John Badham( Visual )

27 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

19 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 225 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 by Jim Kouf( Visual )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and held by 127 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 )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 116 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 )

9 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 93 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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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Saturday night fever
Point of no returnBlue ThunderNick of timeDraculaNight galleryAmerican flyersThe hard wayDisorganized crimeIncognito
Alternative Names
Badham, Charles John.

Badham, John

Badham, John M. 1939-

Batham, John

John Badham Amerikaans filmregisseur

John Badham britischer Filmregisseur

John Badham cinéaste américain

John Badham director de cine estadounidense

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Τζον Μπάνταμ

Τζον Μπάνταμ Αμερικανός σκηνοθέτης

Джон Бедем

Джон Бедъм

Джон Бэдэм

ג'ון בדהאם

جان بدهام کارگردان آمریکایی

جون بادهام

바담, 존 1939-


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