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Johnson, Nunnally

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Most widely held works by Nunnally Johnson
The grapes of wrath by John Ford( Visual )

78 editions published between 1940 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 3,772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The migration of the Joad family to California from their dust-bowl farm in Oklahoma during the Great Depression
The three faces of Eve by Nunnally Johnson( Visual )

33 editions published between 1957 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a fact-based story about a young Georgia housewife named Eve, who suffers from multiple personalities. Eve's husband, confused by his wife's aberrant behavior when assuming her two "other selves," seeks out help from a psychiatrist. Carefully probing Eve's subconscious via hypnosis, the doctor finds out that, though each of Eve's personalities is aware of the other's existence, none are related. After months of therapy, Eve is purged of her negative selves and is totally cured
The dirty dozen by Robert Aldrich( Visual )

29 editions published between 1967 and 2013 in English and held by 1,308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A World War II drama in which an army major selects 12 men convicted for crimes of violence and offers them their freedom if they will complete a dangerous mission behind Nazi lines
How to marry a millionaire by Jean Negulesco( Visual )

36 editions published between 1953 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three New York models, Schatze, Pola, and Loco sublet a luxury penthouse apartment with a plan: they are tired of cheap men and a lack of money, so they'll use all their talents to trap and marry millionaires. The trouble is that it's not so easy to tell the rich men from the hucksters. Recent divorcee Schatze meets real-estate mogul Tom, but thinks he looks like a gas station attendant. Loco gets involved with a married man, but falls for forest ranger Eben. Blind as a bat Pola refuses to wear her glasses, and thus winds up on the wrong plane, but meets Freddie--who actually owns the penthouse they're renting! So which is better: to marry for love or money?
The man in the gray flannel suit by Nunnally Johnson( Visual )

18 editions published between 1956 and 2011 in English and Multiple languages and held by 997 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A veteran of World War II, still haunted by memories of the war, gets a job in a public relations firm. He attracts the attention the firm's lonely CEO, and his career takes off. But his marriage suffers. Finally he must choose between career and family
The keys of the kingdom by John M Stahl( Visual )

8 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and held by 598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young priest, Father Chisholm, is sent to China to establish a Catholic parish among the non-Christian Chinese
Mr. Hobbs takes a vacation( Visual )

5 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in English and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A couple assemble children and grandchildren and venture to a Pacific Coast beach house where bad plumbing, local eccentrics and family strife make for a vacation they will never forget
The woman in the window by Fritz Lang( Visual )

25 editions published between 1944 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A professor of criminology is the pawn in a shocking crime thriller with a surprising twist
The desert fox the story of Rommel( Visual )

14 editions published between 1951 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rommel was a brilliant military tactician. Unfortunately, Adolph Hitler thought that he too was a military genius and demands more of Rommel than he's able to provide. Rommel incurs Hitler's wrath by retreating in North Africa, but since Rommel is a war hero he is virtually "untouchable". Rommel joins in a plot to assassinate the Fuhrer. The attempt fails, and Rommel's complicity is discovered. He is given a choice: either face a horrible death by torture or commit suicide. Rommel opts for the latter. The official story given to the press is that Rommel died heroically of his war wounds
The gunfighter by Henry King( Visual )

15 editions published between 1950 and 2010 in English and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jimmy Ringo is a notorious killer and the deadliest shot in the Old West. Though his appetite for bloodletting has waned, Jimmy is forced to stay on the run by young guns determined to shoot him down. After killing an upstart in self-defense, he escapes the boy's vengeful brothers to the nearby town of Cayenna. There, he hopes to convince his estranged wife to resume their life together. With more young men gunning for him, Ringo's fate lies in the hands of the sheriff, his old bandit partner
Flaming star by Don Siegel( Visual )

19 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the years after the Civil War, western Texas is an uneasy meeting ground of two cultures: one white, the other Native-American." -- Back cover
Jesse James by Henry King( Visual )

24 editions published between 1939 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legend of the most infamous bandit in the history of the West. Jesse James is the bold bandit whose name became synonymous with train hold-ups, daylight bank heists and every other daredevil crime associated with the lawless West of the 1800s
Roxie Hart( Visual )

2 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roxie agrees to be accused of murder so the publicity will advance her dancing career. Whether she actually committed the crime is irrelevant to the reporters, who fall all over themselves to give Roxie her 15 minutes of fame
Three came home( Visual )

24 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During World War II, the Far East island of Borneo is captured by the Japanese. Based on true events this is the story of American author Agnes Newton Keith who along with her husband, a British administrator, is arrested. Their family is separated and placed into different prison camps. The camp commander takes an avid interest in the authoress, but does not intervene when she is subject to torture, starvation and humiliation at the hands of the guards. Told in agonizing detail, this is the story of her confinement and attempt at escape
The world of Henry Orient( Visual )

6 editions published between 1984 and 2004 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Henry Orient (Sellers), a concert pianist whose life is turned upside-down by two infatuated schoolgirls
Black widow by Nunnally Johnson( Visual )

7 editions published between 1951 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nancy Ordway is an aspiring writer hoping to make it big in New York at the expense of everyone around her, including Broadway producer Peter Denver, who reluctantly lets her use his apartment to work during the day. And when Peter's wife, Iris, comes home from a trip to find Nancy dead in the bathroom, the assigned detective, Lt. Bruce, soon realizes this assumed suicide is more likely a murder. Everyone Ordway knew is suddenly suspect while a series of flashbacks reveal the plan she was weaving to climb the social ladder
The janitor's boy : and other poems by Nathalia Crane( Book )

1 edition published in 1924 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems written by the author at the age of ten
We're not married by Edmund Goulding( Visual )

12 editions published between 1952 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A justice-of-the-peace learns, to his horror, that his license is invalid. He and his wife track down the five couples whom he has "married" to inform them and invites them to "renew" their vows. Couple 1 are an on-air radio team who would really love to do each other in. Couple 2 consist of a husband and contestant-happy wife. Couple 3 are a talkative couple who ran out of things to say to one another. Couple 4 consists of a millionaire and his money bilting bride. Couple 5 consists of a young GI and his pregnant bride
Along came Jones( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cowboy Melody Jones rides into town looking for work and is mistaken for the evil desperado Monte Jarrad. Jones lets all the special treatment go to his head until the real outlaw shows up looking for him
Phone call from a stranger( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four strangers board a plane and become fast friends. A catastrophic plane crash puts an end to the sufferings of three ill-fated passengers, Binky Gay, Dr. Fortness, and Eddie Hoke. For the fourth, Trask, a lawyer, it gives him a second chance, even though he believes his wife no longer loves him. Airline officials prepare to inform the loved ones of those killed, but Trask asks to be allowed to carry the news to the families of his friends himself. While visiting the bedridden widow Marie Hoke, Trask tells her about his marital problems and Marie guides the survivor on a journey to understanding
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The dirty dozen
Alternative Names
Johnson, Nunnally Hunter.

Johnson, Nunnally Hunter 1897-1977

Nunnally Johnson ralisateur amricain

Nunnally Johnson regista statunitense

Nunnally Johnson US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor

Джонсон, Наннэлли

نانالی جانسون فیلمنامه‌نویس و کارگردان آمریکایی

The dirty dozenRoxie HartThree came homeThe world of Henry Orient