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Jones, Henry 1912-1999

Works: 47 works in 165 publications in 8 languages and 10,198 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Western films  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Comedy films  Film remakes  Biographical films  Action and adventure films  Horror films  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Henry Jones
Vertigo by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

68 editions published between 1958 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 3,331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scottie Ferguson, a San Francisco police detective is forced to retire when a freak accident gives him a severe case of acrophobia. Ferguson is hired by a rich shipbuilder to follow his wife who is behaving suspiciously and might be planning suicide. He falls in love with her, she is later murdered and Ferguson becomes demonic in his desire to re-create her in another woman
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid by George Roy Hill( Visual )

13 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,780 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A multi Oscar-winning classic western that blends adventure, romance and comedy to tell the true story of the West's most likeable outlaws. When bank and train robbers Butch Cassidy and his sidekick Sundance tire of running from the law, they set out for Bolivia with Sundance's girlfriend and virtually no Spanish, with the exception of "This is a stick-up!"
Support your local sheriff!( Visual )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in English and held by 1,070 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A stranger wanders into a Gold Rush town and ends up becoming sheriff
The bad seed by Mervyn LeRoy( Visual )

9 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 778 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mother makes the tortuous discovery that her cherubic eight year old daughter harbors an innate desire to kill
3:10 to Yuma by James Mangold( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this beautifully shot and acted, psychologically complex western, Van Heflin is a mild-mannered cattle rancher who takes on the task of shepherding a captured outlaw, played with cucumber-cool charisma by Glenn Ford, to the train that will take him to prison. This apparently simple plan turns into a nerve-racking cat-and-mouse game that will test each man's particular brand of honor
Will success spoil Rock Hunter? by Frank Tashlin( Visual )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ad man tries to convince a Hollywood star to endorse a line of lipstick
Cash McCall( Visual )

3 editions published between 1960 and 2009 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cash McCall is a young and slick business man who is enjoying himself plenty of late. He buys failing businesses and resells them. Grant Austen's Plastics is just said business. This is even more of a prize to Cash, for Cash is also making a bid for Austen's beautiful daughter, Lory. This is Cash's toughest deal ever
The girl can't help it by Frank Tashlin( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in German and English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jayne Mansfield plays a blonde who is being coached to become a nightclub singer by her racketeer boyfriend. To help her along, he hires a hungry talent agent to boost her career into the big time
Emergency!( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When lives are on the line, the Emergency! team is there and ready for action. Reunite with Squad 51 and the heroic staff of Rampart Hospital in all gripping Season 2 episodes of the pioneering series that was the first to show the real-life drama of being an EMT. From mysterious widespread viruses to dangerous overdoses to a treacherous gas explosion, there's no crisis too tough for brave paramedics Roy DeSoto (Kevin Tighe) and John Gage (Randolph Mantooth). With their trademark wit and humor, they're always ready to race to the scene of LA's most dire situations. Along for the ride are some of TV's most popular stars, including Dick Van Patten, John Travolta (Welcome Back Kotter), Deidre Hall and many more. From legendary producer Jack Webb (Dragnet) comes the incredible second season of Emergency! - the TV show that broke new ground for all action series to come
Deathtrap by Sidney Lumet( Visual )

2 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A playwright with writer's block is desperate for a new hit play, and just may steal it from his gifted student
4 film favorites( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jailhouse rock: After serving time for manslaughter, young Vince Everett becomes a teenage rock star. It happened at the World's Fair: Mike and Danny fly a cropduster, but because of Danny's gambling debts, a local sheriff takes custody of it. Trying to earn money, they hitch-hike to the World's Fair in Seattle. While Danny tries to earn money playing poker, Mike takes care of a small girl, Sue-Lin, whose father has disappeared. Stay away, Joe: Native American rodeo rider, Joe Lightcloud, a Navajo whose family still lives on the reservation, returns to the reservation in a white Cadillac convertible with which he proceeds to drive cattle. Charro! Jess Wade is innocently accused of having stolen a cannon from the Mexican revolutionary forces. He tries to find the real culprits, a gang of criminals
Alfred Hitchcock : the essentials collection( Visual )

2 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disc 3 : In North by northwest, an ad executive is mistaken for a spy by foreign agents
Project X( Visual )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Secret agent Hagen Arnold is brought back from cryogenic suspension after surviving a plane crash during a mission. Through a complex scientific charade he is convinced that he's a gangster living in the year 1968. The plan is for Hagen to uncover a secret germ formula that had been hidden away years earlier. But the vital memories are being suppressed, so the authorities use ultra-advanced technologies to uncover the secret
The Grifters by Stephen Frears( Visual )

3 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three con artists walk on the razor's edge of life. Lilly has decided it's time to get out, and wants her son out, too. But Roy has fallen for sleek Myra, who wants him for her partner
Angel baby by Paul Wendkos( Visual )

2 editions published between 1960 and 2009 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"They're packing them in at the tent revival today. The young woman called Jenny Angel is preaching--and performing miracles of healing on the blind and the lame. Angel baby takes viewers inside the evangelistic tent with its story of godly aspirations and human frailties. Salome Jens plays Jenny, who becomes a popular preacher on the tent revival circuit after being cured of muteness at a revival--and becomes an innocent target of a moneyman eager to exploit her following"--Container
Rabbit, run( Visual )

2 editions published between 1972 and 2010 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"John Updike's searing novel of a dreamer's disllusionment comes achingly alive on-screen in a compellingly moving and bracingly frank adaptation. Rabbit Angstrom (James Caan) is a 26-year-old unskilled worker living in Reading, PA, where he yearns for his glory days of being the fastest, most explosive athlete his high school had ever seen. Now, trapped in a loveless marriage to an alcoholic (Carrie Snodgress) pregnant with their unplanned child, Rabbit's lifetime of bad choices starts closing in on him fast. Desperate for a fresh start, Rabbit does what he does best: run. But when he hits the open road and takes up with a sometime prostitute (Anjanette Comer), he discovers what can happen when you trade the devil you know for the devil you don't."--Container
The films of Paul Newman( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fast Eddie Felson, a hot-headed, small-time pool shark, teams up with a manager who promises him real money in a showdown with the legendary Minnesota Fats (Hustler)
The enormous bed by Henry Jones( Book )

6 editions published between 1955 and 1969 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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