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Carradine, John

Overview
Works: 657 works in 1,609 publications in 6 languages and 34,675 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Horror films  Western films  Historical films  Monster films  Comedy films  History  Bible films  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Speaker, Host, Compiler, Costume designer, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Carradine
The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck( Visual )

111 editions published between 1939 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 5,105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The migration of the Joad family to California from their dust-bowl farm in Oklahoma during the Great Depression is depicted in this immortal film of the Steinbeck classic
Stagecoach by Ted Post( Visual )

58 editions published between 1939 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 3,397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of passengers with nothing in common is stuck inside a coach that is being attacked by bandits and Indians
The Secret of NIMH by Robert O'Brien( Visual )

27 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in English and held by 2,755 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tale of the timid mouse who becomes a heroine in spite of herself
The ten commandments by Cecil B DeMille( Visual )

18 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in English and French and held by 2,279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drama based on the Biblical story of Moses, who is set adrift on the Nile in a reed basket and saved by the Pharaoh's daughter. Raised in the Pharoah's household, he lives a privileged life in comparison to those who are really his people, the Hebrews, whom he eventually leads to freedom
Around the world in 80 days by Jules Verne( Visual )

3 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in English and held by 1,135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Phlegmatic, punctual Englishman Phileas Fogg believes in progress, science, and intellectual deduction. When a member of the Reform Club challenges him on the impossibility of completing a round-the-world tour in eighty days, he wagers his entire fortune to prove that he can do it. He is accompanied by his valet Passepartout, and followed by Mr. Fix, a detective who believes he is a notorious bank robber. Shot in 70mm, using the Todd-AO process (an extremely high definition widescreen film format), the film is notable for its picturesque, exotic scenery, international cast, and the plethora of stars in cameo appearances, all highly innovative at the time
Frankenstein : the legacy collection by Xue lai( Visual )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 1,034 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mary Shelley's story of a monster created from the re-animated flesh of a corpse as seen through five Hollywood classics
The shootist by Don Siegel( Visual )

10 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in English and held by 933 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A terminally ill gunfighter seeks to retire quietly but is embroiled in one last valiant battle and dies with honor
Drums along the Mohawk by John Ford( Visual )

13 editions published between 1939 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 804 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set during the widening struggle for American independence. A newly married couple, homesteading in New York's Mohawk Valley, is driven into a nearby fort by repeated attacks from Indian tribes allied with the British
Everything you always wanted to know about sex, but were afraid to ask by Woody Allen( Visual )

62 editions published between 1972 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Broken into seven well-executed vignettes, four of which star Woody Allen, the film is brimful of side-splitting humor. Each sketch is derived from one of Dr. Reuben's questions about sex
Johnny Guitar by Nicholas Ray( Visual )

14 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the railroad finally comes to a frontier boomtown, so does trouble. An enterprising business woman (Crawford) not only controls the nearby profitable gambling, she's also been buying up enough property to make her the most powerful person in town. Her arch rival (McCambridge) sets out to stop her and force her out of town. The arrival of Johnny Guitar (Hayden), delays, but cannot prevent, a violent showdown between the two power-hungry women. The video includes the original theatrical trailer, and an introduction by Martin Scorsese
A rose for Emily by William Faulkner( Visual )

13 editions published between 1982 and 2004 in English and held by 597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the story of a reclusive spinster slowly slipping past the boundaries of sanity. Recreates the ambiance of Faulkner's South and the inbred eccentricities of his characters
Antony & Cleopatra by William Shakespeare( Visual )

26 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in English and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A presentation of the play by William Shakespeare
Cheyenne autumn by John Ford( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three-hundred starving Cheyenne men, women, and children forcibly resettled in the barren wastelands of Oklahoma, set out on a desperate 1500-mile trek back to their Yellowstone homeland
The howling by Joe Dante( Visual )

8 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in English and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Severely traumatized by a near-fatal encounter with a serial killer, TV newscaster Karen White takes time off at a secluded retreat called 'the Colony.' But when, after nights of being tormented by bestial, bloodcurdling cries, Karen ventures into the woods seeking answers, she makes a terrifying discovery. Now she must fight not only for her life-- but for her soul!"--Container
The invisible man the legacy collection by H. G Wells( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Jack Griffin (Rains) is an English scientist who has been experimenting with a drug called monocaine which, he finds, has made his entire body invisible. He goes to the small village of Ipping, wrapped in bandages and wearing dark glasses, and takes a room at the local inn to continue his research in secret. This subsequently arouses the curiosity of the nosy locals. As Griffin continues his experiments, he begins to suffer from drug-induced megalomania, which eventually becomes full-blown madness. He begins to terrorize the countryside--first playing pranks, and then turning to murder"--Http://www.tvguide.com
Captain Kidd( Visual )

40 editions published between 1945 and 2006 in English and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adapted account of famed 17th century pirate captain William Kidd, who, in an effort to enhance his fortune, persuades King William III to hire him as the guardian of a royal ship carrying a cargo of his majesty's treasure. Kidd has the task of keeping enemy ships at bay to allow the King's riches a safe voyage, but the Captain has his own lascivious plans for the loot
Mary of Scotland by John Ford( Visual )

8 editions published between 1980 and 2007 in English and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historical drama about the ill-fated Mary, Queen of Scots, and her cousin Elizabeth, Queen of England
The mummy by Edwin Morgan( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mummy (1932): "In 1921 a field expedition in Egypt discovers the mummy of ancient Egyptian prince Im-Ho-Tep, who was condemned and buried alive for sacrilege. Also found in the tomb is the Scroll of Thoth, which can bring the dead back to life. One night a young member of the expedition reads the Scroll out loud, and then goes insane, realizing that he has brought Im-Ho-Tep back to life. Ten years later, disguised as a modern Egyptian, the mummy attempts to reunite with his lost love, an ancient princess who has been reincarnated into a beautiful young woman."--IMDB website
The twilight zone by Rod Serling( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and French and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Complete second season, 1960-1961, of Rod Serling's classic, groundbreaking series exploring the fantastic and frightening
Kung fu by Ed Spielman( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of Shaolin priest, Kwai Chang Caine, as he travels through the untamed Old West
 
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Alternative Names
Carradine, Richmond Reed.

Carradine, Richmond Reed 1906-1988

Ioannes Carradine

John Carradine acteur américain

John Carradine ameerika näitleja

John Carradine Amerikaans filmacteur

John Carradine attore cinematografico statunitense

John Carradine US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

John Carradine yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

Richmond, John Peter.

Richmond, John Peter 1906-1988

Richmond, Peter.

Richmond, Peter 1906-1988

Джон Керрадайн

Джон Кэррадайн

Джон Кэррадайн американский характёрный актёр

جون كارادين

جون کارادین بازیگر آمریکایی

존 캐러딘

ジョン・キャラダイン

約翰·卡拉丁

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