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Travolta, John 1954-

Overview
Works: 785 works in 3,846 publications in 11 languages and 79,448 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Musical films  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Gangster films  Horror films  Film noir  Crime films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, vac, Author, Singer, Dancer, Producer, Narrator, Other, Dedicatee, Composer, Contributor, Creator, Honoree
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about John Travolta
 
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Most widely held works by John Travolta
Grease by Randal Kleiser( Visual )

203 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 4,457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's love when a greaser falls for a good girl in this classic musical depicting young life in the fifties
Pulp fiction by Quentin Tarantino( Visual )

292 editions published between 1993 and 2017 in 9 languages and held by 4,454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clever, dark film that tells 4 separate stories that are gradually brought together. Involved are two low-rent hit men, their boss and his sexy wife, a prizefighter and a pair of desperate robbers
Saturday night fever by John Badham( Visual )

131 editions published between 1977 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 2,718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a Brooklyn store clerk, a Saturday night disco king, who begins to question the narrowness of his perspective when he meets a girl who is shedding her origins for a more sophisticated life style
Bolt by Chris Williams( Visual )

46 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rescued from a shelter as a pup by a little girl named Penny, Bolt grows up to be the star of a television series in which he plays a super-powered pooch foiling the schemes of the nefarious Dr. Calico. According to the impresario director, the show only works because Bolt is living his role, and so long as he believes it, the audience will. Unfortunately, a ratings-motivated change in plans accidentally leaves Bolt in New York City, convinced that he's been robbed of his powers, and that Penny is in mortal danger in Hollywood. With two companions--a reluctant alley cat and a rotund, overeager fanboy hamster--Bolt sets out on an "Incredible Journey"--Style trip to save the day. Along the way, Bolt realizes that you don't have to be a Superhero to be a hero
Carrie by Brian De Palma( Visual )

135 editions published between 1976 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 2,349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A high school wallflower with telekinetic powers terrorizes her classmates
Get Shorty by Barry Sonnenfeld( Visual )

90 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 2,033 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Loanshark Chili Palmer has done his time as a gangster, so when "business" takes him to Los Angeles to collect a debt from down and out filmmaker Harry Zimm, he talks tough and then pitches Harry a script idea. Everything would be smooth for this cool new producer, if it were't for the drug smugglers and gangsters who won't leave him alone
Ladder 49 by Lewis Colick( Visual )

18 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and French and held by 1,968 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Under the watchful eye of his mentor Captain Mike Kennedy, probationary firefighter Jack Morrison matures into a seasoned veteran at a Baltimore fire station. Jack has reached a crossroads, however, as the sacrifices he's made have put him in harm's way innumerable times and significantly impacted his relationship with his wife and kids. Responding to the worst blaze in his career, he becomes trapped inside a 20-story building. As he reflects on his life, Assistant Chief Kennedy frantically coordinates the effort to save him" -- IMDb database
Face/off by John Travolta( Visual )

84 editions published between 1997 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 1,863 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An undercover agent takes the physical appearance of an assumed dead terrorist. The terrorist was only in a coma and takes the form of the agent
Wild Hogs by Walt Becker( Visual )

32 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 1,842 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four middle-aged men decide to take a motorcycle road trip from Cincinnati to the Pacific in order to get away from their lives which are leading them nowhere. These "Wild Hogs" tear up the road and eventually stop in New Mexico for a drink, not knowing that the bar belongs to the Del Fuegos, a mean biker gang. When the Del Fuegos steal a bike that belongs to the Wild Hogs, Woody, one of the Hogs decides to steal the bike back. Woody cuts the fuel pipes of the bikes and provokes an accident that explodes the bar, but he does not tell the truth to his friends. When they stop in the small town of Madrid without gas, Dudley falls in love with the waitress and owner of the local bar Maggie. The Del Fuegos pursue the Hogs and trap them in the town
The taking of Pelham 1 2 3 by Tony Scott( Visual )

28 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and German and held by 1,633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New York Metropolitan Transit Authority train dispatcher Walter Garber's day is turned upside down when he must face-off against Ryder, the criminal mind that has hijacked the passengers of subway train, Pelham 1-2-3. Ryder is the leader of a highly-armed gang of four, including a henchman who used to work for the MTA. NYPD Hostage Negotiator Detective Camonetti initially takes charge of the situation, but quickly realizes that Ryder will only deal with Garber. Garber begins to employ his vast knowledge of the subway system in a battle to outwit Ryder and save the hostages
Old dogs by Walt Becker( Visual )

34 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dan and Charlie are two best friends who, together, have built a successful marketing empire, but have somehow managed to avoid ever really grown up. Their lives have been turned upside down when they are charged with the care of seven-year-old twins while on the verge of a big business deal. The clueless bachelors stumble in their efforts, leading to one debacle after another, with a gorilla and some pecking penguins. Dan and Charlie learn as much from the kids as vice versa
Look who's talking by Amy Heckerling( Visual )

51 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mollie (Kirstie Alley) is a single working mom who's out to find the perfect father for her child. Her baby, Mikey, prefers James (John Travolta), a cab driver turned babysitter who Mollie won't even consider. It's going to take all the tricks a baby can think of to bring them together before it's too late
Yankee Doodle Dandy by Michael Curtiz( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 1,431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of musical comedy writer, dancer, actor George M. Cohan detailing his career from his early days in theater and vaudeville through the winning of the Congressional Medal of Honor
Be cool by F. Gary Gray( Visual )

38 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Former shylock and movie producer Chili Palmer decides to try his hand at the music business
Staying alive by Sylvester Stallone( Visual )

35 editions published between 1983 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five years later and Tony Manero's Saturday Night Fever is still burning. Now he's strutting toward his biggest chance yet--making it as a dancer on the Broadway stage
The thin red line( Visual )

7 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In World War II, the outcome of the battle of Guadalcanal will strongly influence the Japanese's advance into the Pacific. The reasons for this war get further away as the world for the men gets smaller and smaller until their fighting is for mere survival and the life of the other men with them
Grease the original soundtrack from the motion picture( )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Travolta by Suzanne Munshower( Book )

3 editions published between 1978 and 1979 in 3 languages and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of a young actor best known for his role in the television series "Welcome back, Kotter" and the movie "Saturday Night Fever."
The John Travolta scrapbook by Rob Edelman( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The John Travolta scrapbook : an illustrated biography by Suzanne Munshower( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
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Alternative Names
Con Travolta

Džons Travolta

Ioannes Travolta

John Travolta acteur, chanteur et danseur américain

John Travolta actor, cantante, bailarín estadounidense

John Travolta aktor amerykański

John Travolta American actor, dancer and singer

John Travolta americký herec

John Travolta Amerikaans acteur

John Travolta amerikai színész, producer, rendező

John Travolta amerikansk sångare och skådespelare

John Travolta amerikansk sanger og skuespiller

John Travolta amerikansk songar og skodespelar

John Travolta attore, cantante e ballerino statunitense

John Travolta pemeran laki-laki asal Amerika Serikat

John Travolta US-amerikanischer Schauspieler, Tänzer, Produzent und Autor

John Travolta yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

Travolta, John

Travolta, John Joseph.

Τζον Τραβόλτα

Джон Траволта

Джон Траволта американски актьор

Джон Траволта Американский актёр, танцор и певец

Джон Траволта американський кіноактор, співак і режисер

Жон Траволта

Џон Траволта

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ג'ון טרבולטה

ג'ון טרבולטה זמר אמריקאי

זשאן טראוואלטע

جان تراولتا

جان تراولتا بازیگر و خواننده آمریکایی

جون ترافولتا

جۆن تراڤۆڵتا

ജോൺ ട്രവോൾട്ട

จอห์น ทราโวลตา

ჯონ თრავოლთა

ჯონ ტრავოლტა

존 트래볼타

ジョン・トラボルタ

尊特拉華達

约翰·特拉沃尔塔

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Saturday night feverBoltCarrieThe taking of Pelham 1 2 3Look who's talkingThe John Travolta scrapbookJohn Travolta : back in character