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Jones, Henry 1912-1999

Overview
Works: 50 works in 110 publications in 1 language and 9,414 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Film and video adaptations  Fiction  Biography  Detective and mystery films  Science fiction television programs  Fantasy television programs  Western films 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Henry Jones
Vertigo by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
32 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in English and held by 3,161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
San Francisco police detective Scottie Ferguson, forced to retire when a freak accident gives him a severe case of acrophobia, is hired by a rich shipbuilder to follow his wife, who is behaving suspiciously and might be planning suicide
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid by George Roy Hill ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 2,621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Sundance Kid is the frontier's fastest gun. His partner, Butch Cassidy is always dreaming up new ways to get rich fast. If only they could blow open a baggage car without also blowing up the money-filled safe inside. So Butch and Sundance pack their guns, put on new duds, and, with Sundance's girlfriend, head down to Bolivia
The bad seed ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 735 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A mother makes the tortuous discovery that her cherubic eight year old daughter harbors an innate desire to kill
Support your local sheriff! ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in English and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A charming drifter becomes sheriff in a rough and tumble mining town where lawmen don't last a month
The twilight zone ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of tales which range from comic to tragic, but most often having a wicked sense of humor and filled with unexpected twists
Support your local gunfighter ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
James Garner plays a gambler who runs away from a madam with marriage on her mind, and is mistaken for a gunfighter in the troubled town of Purgatory
Will success spoil Rock Hunter? ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An ad man tries to convince a Hollywood star to endorse a line of lipstick
3:10 to Yuma by James Mangold ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 228 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
The girl can't help it by Frank Tashlin ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 196 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
Cash McCall ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and held by 186 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
Deathtrap by Sidney Lumet ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and held by 125 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 61 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 )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vertigo is an elaborately constructed murder story and a fascinating study in sexual obsession. A detective with a fear of heights is drawn into a complex plot in which a girl he loves apparently falls to her death. He then meets her double and tries to re-create the image of the woman he has loved but lost in death
Vertigo Sueurs froides by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Project X ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 44 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
Route 66 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The thrilling adventures of Tod Stiles and Buz Murdock continue as they coast from town to town in style, driving their Corvette convertible along the often treacherous trail of the iconic Route 66, finding romance and trouble all along the way
Alfred Hitchcock's vertigo ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Scottie Ferguson, a recently retired San Francisco police detective, is hired to shadow a rich shipbuilder 's tragically suicidal wife, Madeleine Elster. After he saves her from drowning in the San Francisco Bay, Scottie's interest in the beautiful but icy blonde shifts from business to romance. But when tragedy strikes again, Scottie must overcome the vertigo that haunts his dreams in order to unravel the secrets of the past and find the key to his future
Rabbit, run ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 25 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
Angel baby ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 25 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 [Southern] 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. ... Burt Reynolds makes his feature debut ..."--Container
The films of Paul Newman ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two western train robbers keep one step ahead of the law until they are tracked down in Bolivia (Butch Cassidy)
 
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