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Jory, Victor 1902-1982

Overview
Works: 237 works in 392 publications in 7 languages and 8,739 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Personal narratives  Biography  Fiction  Science fiction films  War films  Epic films  Historical films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Speaker, Costume designer, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Victor Jory
The miracle worker by Arthur Penn ( Visual )
27 editions published between 1962 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 2,520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dramatization of the story about the struggle of a Boston teacher, Annie Sullivan, to communicate with and teach the deaf, blind, and mute child, Helen Keller
Gone with the wind by Victor Fleming ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 999 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Focuses on the life and loves of the beautiful and selfish Scarlett O'Hara. The story begins on the O'Hara's Georgia plantation of Tara in antebellum days and moves through the Civil War and Reconstruction
Papillon by Franklin J Schaffner ( Visual )
37 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 823 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thrilling adventure of an escape from a French Guiana prison
A midsummer night's dream by William Shakespeare ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Love is blind, fickle and true. Theseus, Duke of Athens, is going to marry Hyppolyta, Queen of the Amazons. Demetrius is engaged to Hermia, but Hermia loves Lysander. Helena loves Demetrius. Oberon and Titania, of the kingdom of fairies, have a slight quarrel about whether or not the boy Titania is raising will join Titania's band or Oberon's, so Oberon tries to get the boy from her by using some magic. Lysander and Hermina meet in the forest. Helena and Demetrius are there as well. There are actors practicing a play for the upcoming wedding of Theseus and Hippolyta. Due to some misunderstandings by Puck, the whole thing becomes a little bit more confused
Dodge City by Michael Curtiz ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1939 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1866, Kansas, the American civil war has just finished and the armies disbanded. The building of the West begins, and in 1872, the new city of Dodge City is ruled by violence and shootings. The Irishman Wade Hatton is a man adapted to these days and presently is conducting a group of pioneers, including Abbie Irving and her reckless brother, to Dodge City. Once in the city, Wade is invited to be the local sheriff, and an incident makes him accept the position. He tries to clean up the cattle town, ruled by the powerful outlaw Jeff Surrett and his gang, with the support of the decent local people
Cheyenne autumn by John Ford ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 469 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. A true-life story
The fugitive kind by Sidney Lumet ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1959 and 2010 in English and French and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A smoldering, snakeskin-jacketed Val Xavier is a guitar-strumming drifter trying to go straight. He finds work and solace in a Southern small-town variety store run by Lady Torrance, who's lonely, sexually frustrated, and abused by her vile, deathly ill husband, and who proves as much a temptation for Val as local wild child Carol, who tries to seduce him
Kung Fu ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kwai Chang Caine is a Shoalin Monk who is on the run after he killed the Chinese Emporer's nephew. The nephew had killed Caine's teacher in cold blood with a gun like a coward. Caine flees to America both to escape retaliation and to search for his brother in order to settle down in this new land. However, he can not help but to continually run into trouble from gun fighters and others as they oppress the innocent, while bounty hunters pursue the price on his head. Against this, he has his Kung-fu martial arts skill which proves to be devastatingly effective in this gun-dominated land
Each dawn I die ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A muckraking reporter is framed for murder and sent to a particularly brutal prison
Maryam ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It's 1979 and Mary, an Iranian-American teenager is pursuing fun and romance in the New Jersey suburbs. Her strict father forbids her to date and live life like a normal teenager. But her world is changed when her fundamentalist Muslim cousin, Ali, comes to live with her family at the same time that Americans are taken hostage in Iran. Now Mary has to come to terms with her own unique, culturally-divided identity
Dead men tell Charlie Chan in Rio ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dead men tell: Charlie Chan teams up with his number two son, Jimmy, to solve a mystery that takes place aboard a ship bound for a treasure hunt. Using a map, Charlie has to solve the mystery before they all wind up in Davy Jones' locker
Classic Western round-up ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
California: "Lily Bishop joins a wagon train to California, led by Michael Fabian and Johnnny Trumbo, but news of the Gold Rush scatters the train. When Johnny and Michael finally arrive, Lily is rich from her saloon and storekeeper (former slaver) Pharaoh Coffin is bleeding the miners dry. But worse troubles are ahead: California is inching toward statehood, and certain people want to make it their private empire"--Written by Rod Crawford in IMDB, viewed Oct. 29, 2012
The time tunnel ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Determined to prove that Project Tic Toc was capable of sending humans through time, Dr. Tony Newman and Dr. Doug Phillips entered the project's time tunnel before final tests were completed. Now, caught in time and unable to return home, the two scientists battle to stay alive as the Vortex of Time thrusts them into the middle of some of the most significant events in world history. But even more important, as the time travelers encounter famous and influential people of the past, they must make sure their actions don't inadvertently change history and alter the future"--Box
The boy who talks to whales ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a small California fishing village a boy and his uncle are fascinated by a gray whale, and head out into the open sea to search for her when she turns up missing
Steve McQueen collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bullitt: a star witness in a controversial court case is murdered and the police detective assigned to guard him goes after the killers himself
Cat-women of the moon ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An expedition to the moon discovers a subterranean cavern of ferocious, love-starved cat-women who have not seen men for centuries. The air supply is escaping from the caves and the moon maidens must capture the crew and escape to Earth
Power of the press ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Fuller provided the story for this daring drama about a corrupt newspaper publisher who uses wartime security as an excuse to promote his personal agenda, which includes murder."--Container
The Green Archer ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1981 and 2008 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The mysterious Green Archer offers his protection to the denizens of an English castle in this 15-chapter serial
The Light of the western stars ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A ranch foreman is saved from becoming an outlaw by a pretty girl that believes in him
The light of western stars ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1940 and 2006 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A drifter (Gene Stewart, played by Victor Jory), who is helping a group of rebels in Mexico, must join Texas ranchers in their fight against gunrunners. Romance also is a factor as the friction between ranchers and gunrunners leads to a final showdown
 
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