WorldCat Identities

Badham, John 1939-

Works: 337 works in 1,006 publications in 7 languages and 13,659 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Science fiction films  Musical films  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  History  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Dance films  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author, Performer, fmd, Film editor, Actor, Other, Creator, Interviewee, Restager
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about John Badham
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Saturday night fever by Paramount (Calif.)( Visual )

129 editions published between 1977 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 2,510 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 lifestyle
Short circuit by Brent Maddock( Visual )

53 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,712 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 )

79 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,413 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 )

21 editions published between 1990 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 684 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( Visual )

16 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in English and held by 568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

30 editions published between 1983 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 492 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 )

23 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 489 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 )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 467 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 1979 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 453 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 )

10 editions published between 1976 and 2016 in English and held by 436 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 433 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
Drop zone by John Badham( Visual )

26 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 374 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 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two brothers struggle to win the world class title in a cross country cycling competition
Night gallery( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 340 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 315 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 )

17 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in English and German and held by 221 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 )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Money for nothing. After finding a bagful of unmarked $100 bills, there were a million reasons for unemployed dockworker Joey Coyle to give the money back, but he couldn't think of one good enough
Obsessed by John Badham( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 117 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 )

6 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 97 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
Alternative Names
Badham, Charles John.

Badham, John

Badham, John M. 1939-

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John Badham Amerikaans filmregisseur

John Badham britischer Filmregisseur

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John Badham director de cine estadounidense

John Badham regista statunitense

Τζον Μπάνταμ

Джон Бедем

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ג'ון בדהאם

جان بدهام کارگردان آمریکایی

바담, 존 1939-


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Point of no returnNick of timeDraculaAmerican flyersNight galleryThe hard wayDisorganized crimeIncognito