WorldCat Identities

Johnson, Van 1916-2008

Overview
Works: 555 works in 1,188 publications in 7 languages and 19,025 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Musical films  War films  Comedy films  Fantasy films  Legal films  Romance films  Biographical films  History 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Instrumentalist, Singer, Author, Speaker, Dancer, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Van Johnson
Brigadoon by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

76 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,067 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two vacationing Americans on a hunting trip become lost, and stumble upon Brigadoon, a small Scottish village not found on any current map, in which people harbour a mysterious secret and behave as if they were still living two hundred years in the past. One of the men falls in love with a townswoman, and has to decide where his heart lies
The Caine mutiny by Edward Dmytryk( Visual )

44 editions published between 1954 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,775 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A combat-weary, paranoid Captain Queeg loses his nerve during a typhoon and is relieved of command by his first officer
The last time I saw Paris by Richard Brooks( Visual )

134 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A writer recalls his romance with a wealthy American girl in Paris
Till the clouds roll by by Richard Whorf( Visual )

56 editions published between 1946 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,015 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical biography portrayal concerning the life and music of composer Jerome Kern
Yours, mine and ours by Melville Shavelson( Visual )

11 editions published between 1968 and 2016 in English and held by 839 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the Beardsley family of Northern California, this comedy tells the story of a widower and father of 10 who marries a widow with 8 of her own
Thirty seconds over Tokyo( Visual )

14 editions published between 1944 and 2007 in English and held by 785 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 1942, tells the story of the first B-25 crews, under the command of General Jimmy Doolittle, training for a bombing mission over Japan
Battleground by William A Wellman( Visual )

19 editions published between 1949 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows a group of soldiers through the Battle of the Bulge
Frank Capra's state of the union by Frank Capra( Visual )

18 editions published between 1948 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An industrialist runs for the Presidency and is caught between his principled estranged wife and a power-hungry newspaper owner, who is also the industrialist's mistress
In the good old summertime( Visual )

13 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musical remake of 'Shop around the corner' involving two feuding store employees who are unknowingly engaged in a romantic relationship as anonymous pen pals
Where angels go, trouble follows( Visual )

3 editions published between 1968 and 2008 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedic drama centering around nuns in a convent and the conflict between the traditional, rigid values of the Roman Catholic church and the liberalism of the 1960s
The Pied Piper of Hamelin by R Browning( Visual )

23 editions published between 1957 and 2006 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The famous children's fairy tale is retold with warmth and understanding as the mysterious ratcatcher comes to the town of Hamelin and promises to rid the town of its unwelcome guests for a price
The end of the affair by Edward Dmytryk( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In England during World War II, an American writer and the bored wife of a British civil servant fall in love, then she mysteriously ends the affair
Madame Curie by Ju li( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrayal of Marie and Pierre Curie, "partners in life and in their efforts to isolate the radioactive element radium"--Container
Go for broke!( Visual )

23 editions published between 1951 and 2012 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A trimphant look at the grit and guts of the Japanese-Americans who made up the 442nd regiment during World War II. Dealing with their prejudiced commander and facing battlefront horrors with true heroism and team spirit earned them national respect
The human comedy( Visual )

4 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A heartwarming look at family and friendship, and the poignant story of high school student Homer Macauley and the lives he touches while delivering telegrams throughout his small California town during the troubling years of World War II. Moving and timeless, a masterful celebration of the American way of life
Command decision( Visual )

6 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

General Casey of the U.S. Army Air Forces in England must fight congressional representatives and his own chain of command to be allowed to complete an important mission
Great cinema : 15 films( Visual )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tale of two cities: A British barrister falls in love with a comely French lass who marries another. When her husband returns to Paris to rescue a family retainer he himself is imprisoned. The barrister then comes up with a daring plan to save the lass's husband
Clowning around( Visual )

5 editions published between 1991 and 1998 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In and out of foster homes most of his life, 14-year-old Sim wants to be a professional circus clown. Sim runs away from his foster parents and sets off on an exciting adventure that takes him from Australia to Paris
The decade you were born( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The last time I saw Paris: Tragedy strikes an American WWII veteran with literary ambitions who falls in love in Paris. Dragnet: Detectives Friday and Smith search for a missing boy who had been given a .22 rifle for Christmas
Esther Williams( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disc 1. "Bathing beauty"--1944 .; Disc 2. "Easy to wed" - 1946 .; Disc 3. "On an island with you" - 1948 ; Disc 4. "Neptune's daughter) - 1949 Disc 5. "Dangerous when wet" - 1953
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The Caine mutiny
Alternative Names
Johnson, Charles Van

Johnson, Charles Van 1916-2008

Johnson, Charles Van Dell 1916-2008

Johnson, Van 1916-

Van Johnson acteur

Van Johnson acteur américain

Van Johnson aktor amerykański

Van Johnson amerikanischer Schauspieler

Van Johnson attore cinematografico, attore televisivo e ballerino statunitense

Van Johnson, Charles

Ван Джонсон

ون جانسون بازیگر آمریکایی

ヴァン・ジョンソン

范·強森

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The Caine mutinyTill the clouds roll byYours, mine and oursThirty seconds over TokyoBattlegroundFrank Capra's state of the unionThe end of the affairCommand decision