WorldCat Identities

Johnson, Van 1916-2008

Overview
Works: 528 works in 1,243 publications in 5 languages and 19,371 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Musical films  War films  Comedy films  Romance films  History  Fantasy films  Biographical films  Naval history 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Instrumentalist, Singer, Author, Other, Speaker, Dancer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Van Johnson
 
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Brigadoon by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

44 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in English and held by 1,991 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 )

52 editions published between 1954 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,783 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 )

147 editions published between 1954 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A writer recalls his romance with a wealthy American girl in Paris, and how he lost her
Till the clouds roll by by Richard Whorf( Visual )

58 editions published between 1946 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,026 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

13 editions published between 1968 and 2016 in English and held by 867 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Widowed Navy nurse, Helen North, the mother of eight children, marries handsome Navy officer, Frank Beardsley, who is the father of ten
Thirty seconds over Tokyo( Visual )

16 editions published between 1944 and 2010 in English and Italian and held by 793 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 )

22 editions published between 1949 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 669 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How a group of American soldiers endured the Battle of the Bulge in 1944
Frank Capra's state of the union by Frank Capra( Visual )

22 editions published between 1948 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 603 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 by Robert Z Leonard( Visual )

15 editions published between 1949 and 2017 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 587 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
The Pied Piper of Hamelin by Robert Browning( Visual )

36 editions published between 1957 and 2016 in English and held by 392 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
Where angels go, trouble follows by Columbia Pictures( Visual )

4 editions published between 1968 and 2008 in English and held by 355 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
Great cinema : 15 films( Visual )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great novels inspired these 15 critically acclaimed films starring Hollywood's most stars
Command decision( Visual )

10 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in English and held by 325 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
The end of the affair by Edward Dmytryk( Visual )

8 editions published between 1954 and 2008 in English and held by 298 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 )

5 editions published between 1943 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Marie Sklodowska of Poland dreamed of being something more than being just a wife and mother. She defied convention to study physics and mathematics at the Sorbonne and with Pierre Curie, the professor who became her husband, goes on to make one of the greatest breakthroughs in 20th-century science
Go for broke!( Visual )

27 editions published between 1951 and 2015 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A triumphant 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 by Galt MacDermot( Visual )

4 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and held by 245 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
The decade you were born( Visual )

4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

If you were born in the 50s your parents spurred the biggest story of the 20th century, the rise of the middle class, and millions of Americans left the cities for the suburbs to own a home of their own, a building boom was on. This was the decade where people built Bomb Shelters, if you were born in the early fifties you are a baby Boomer, the most influential and powerful group of Americans ever born
The decade you were born( Visual )

4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

If you were born in the 40s, your decade began with the election of Franklin Delano Roosevelt to an unprecedented third term, the country was isolationist, American workers got the forty hour work week, Walt Disney Studios released Fantasia and Pinocchio, Nylon stockings went on sale for the first time, and Glen Miller wrote the decade's signature song, In the Mood
Clowning around by Markene Kruse-Smith( Visual )

5 editions published between 1991 and 1998 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In and out of foster homes for most of his life, 14-year-old Sim wants nothing more than to be a professional circus clown. However, his new foster parents have other plans for him. But Sim won't let go of his dream and sets off on a series of exciting adventures taking him from Australia to Paris. With the support of friends collected along the way, Sim learns the art of clowning is more that just clowning around
 
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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

ואן ג'ונסון שחקן אמריקאי

فان جونسون

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 & oursThirty seconds over TokyoBattlegroundFrank Capra's state of the unionThe Pied Piper of HamelinCommand decisionThe end of the affair