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Johnson, Van 1916-2008

Overview
Works: 426 works in 962 publications in 6 languages and 17,472 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Naval history  History  Film and video adaptations  Musical films  Biographical films  Juvenile works  Fiction  Comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Vocalist, Singer, Speaker
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Van Johnson, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Van Johnson
Brigadoon by Frederick Loewe ( Visual )
60 editions published between 1954 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 2,130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two Americans find a Scottish village which comes to life one day a century
The Caine mutiny by Herman Wouk ( Visual )
40 editions published between 1954 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Suspense builds during Naval trial proceedings against a young lieutenant who relieved his captain of command of the destroyer-minesweeper U.S.S. Caine at the height of a typhoon. The story of a modern-day mutiny aboard a U.S. naval vessel
The last time I saw Paris by Richard Brooks ( Visual )
118 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,470 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 )
47 editions published between 1946 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 961 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A musical biography portrayal concerning the life and music of composer Jerome Kern
Yours, mine & ours by Melville Shavelson ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1968 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 788 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 )
13 editions published between 1944 and 2007 in English and held by 787 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
In the good old summertime ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 592 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
Battleground by William A Wellman ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1949 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows a group of soldiers through the Battle of the Bulge
Frank Capra's state of the union ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in English and held by 549 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
The Pied Piper of Hamelin by Bretaigne Windust ( Visual )
30 editions published between 1957 and 2006 in English and held by 397 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 ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1968 and 2008 in English and held by 316 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
Command decision ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in English and held by 305 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 Neil Jordan ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 301 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 ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in German and English and held by 291 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 )
21 editions published between 1951 and 2012 in English and held by 255 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
Clowning around ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1991 and 1998 in English and held by 232 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
Great cinema ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Great novels inspired these 15 critically acclaimed films starring Hollywood's most stars
War movies WWII collection ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Great World War II era movies projecting the spirit and solidarity of Allied forces in the European and Pacific theaters
Esther Williams ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 151 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
The white cliffs of Dover ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Susan moves with her father from America to England, she ends up falling in love with and marrying Sir John Ashwood, an English baronet. But, before their son is born, Susan loses her husband to World War I. When World War II breaks out years later, her son's own tour of duty begins. Finding out whether he will return home safely or not makes for some of the most dramatic moments in motion picture history
 
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Alternative Names
Johnson, Charles Van
Johnson, Charles Van, 1916-2008
Johnson, Charles Van 1916-2008 Wirklicher Name
Johnson, Charles Van Dell 1916-2008 Wirklicher Name
Johnson, Van, 1916-
Van Johnson, Charles
Languages
English (386)
Spanish (12)
French (11)
German (10)
Italian (1)
Multiple languages (1)
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