WorldCat Identities

Chaney, Lon Jr 1906-1973

Overview
Works: 385 works in 794 publications in 3 languages and 15,090 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Parodies, imitations, etc  History  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Silent films  Horror films  Western films  Comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Vocalist, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Lon Chaney, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Lon Chaney
High noon by Fred Zinnemann ( Visual )
32 editions published between 1952 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,892 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A retiring lawman, about to leave town with his new bride, seeks allies among the fearful townspeople and finds none when an outlaw he put in prison returns with his gang to take revenge
High noon ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 1,282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is the classic tale of a lawman who stands alone to defend a town of cowardly citizens against a gang of revenge-seeking criminals. In the greatest showdown in the history of cinema, the lawman stands to lose not only the town but his new wife
Of mice and men by John Steinbeck ( Visual )
25 editions published between 1939 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 1,018 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the story about the strange relationship of two migrant workers who are able to realize their dreams of an easy life until one of them succumbs to his weakness for soft, helpless creatures and strangles the farmer's wife
Frankenstein the legacy collection by James Whale ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 980 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mary Shelley's story of a monster created from the re-animated flesh of a corpse as seen through five Hollywood classics
The wolf man by George Waggner ( Visual )
28 editions published between 1941 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 835 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A man who returns to the family estate to take over affairs there risks becoming a victim of the centuries-old curse of the werewolf
My favorite brunette by Bob Hope ( Visual )
46 editions published between 1947 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ronnie Jackson is a baby photographer who has always dreamed of becoming a private detective. After meeting mystery woman Carlotta Monlay, a comical and violent adventure begins
The defiant ones by Stanley Kramer ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1958 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two convicts escaping from a Southern work gang discover that they are bound together by an unbreakable iron chain and separated by a hatred for each other. But in order to elude capture they must overcome their hostility
Bud Abbott, Lou Costello meet Frankenstein ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in English and held by 693 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A comic horror film in which Abbott and Costello encounter Frankenstein's monster, Dracula and a mad scientist
The Wolf Man the legacy collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
WereWolf of London: While on a botanical expedition in Tibet Dr. Wilfred Glendon is attacked in the dark by a strange animal
The mummy by Boris Karloff ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The mummy's hand (1940): "An ancient mummy is revived to destroy those that would invade the 3,000 year old tomb of an Egyptian princess."--IMDb website
Bud Abbott, Lou Costello meet Frankenstein by Charles Barton ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1982 and 2000 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chick and Wilbur are two railroad clerks who are assigned to checking a shipment of two crates, the last remains of Dracula and Frankenstein. Of course the monsters are still alive in their coffins and so the comedy chase begins. Stars Bud Abbott and Lou Costello
The phantom of the opera by Rupert Julian ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1925 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The classic silent film about a madman in the Paris Opera House and his evil control over a young starlet
Springfield rifle ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1952 and 2006 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gary Cooper plays Lex Kearney, a U.S. Army major posing as a Confederate sympathizer. Kearney's ruse unmasks rustlers of Union horses, even though his true allegiance is revealed. Ultimately, the major and his troops are outmanned and outgunned. But with the experimental weapon that makes one man the equal of five, they won't be outfought
The Abbott and Costello show who's on first? ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This volume, with special guest stars Lon Chaney and Sid Fields features Abbott & Costello's classic skit, "Who's On First?," along with "Don Juan Costello," "Two Tens for a Five," and others
Frankenstein meets the Wolf Man ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1943 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The resurrected Wolf Man, seeking a cure for his malady, enlists the aid of mad scientist Patric Knowles, who claims he will not only rid the Wolf Man of his nocturnal metamorphosis but will also revive the frozen body of Frankenstein's inhuman creation."--Container
Albuquerque ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1948 and 2004 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Cole Armin (Scott) comes to Albuquerque to work for his successful uncle John, he soon learns that family business is out to eliminate any local competition. Tiring of his uncle's underhanded tactics, Cole switches to rival operation run by Ted Wallace and his sister, Celia. But Cole soon learns John Armin is not a man to be crossed as the trio must fight for their business, and their lives, against his uncle's ruthless henchman, Juke Murkil (Lon Chaney Jr.) in the thrill-packed Western
The Indian fighter by André De Toth ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A lone man helps a tribe of Sioux Indians battle a group of whiskey traders after their land
Daniel Boone trail blazer ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1956 and 2004 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Daniel Boone helps defend the fort from Indian attacks until he can negotiate a peaceful resolution
4 movie marathon classic western collection : Albuquerque ; Whispering Smith ; The duel at Silver Creek ; War arrow ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
War arrow: Army Major Brady is sent to end the Kiowa uprising in Texas. He must find a way to save the fort as well as the beautiful Elaine, wife of the missing cavalry officer
The three musketeers ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Relocates the Alex Dumas novel to the early 20th century in the Middle East
 
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Alternative Names
Chamey, Lon 1906-1973
Chaney, Creighton, 1906-1973
Chaney, Creighton Tull, 1906-1973
Chaney, Creighton Tull 1906-1973 Wirklicher Name
Chaney Jr Lon 1906-1973
Chaney, Lon, Jr.
Chaney, Lon Jr. 1906-1973
Chaney, Lon, Junior
The Prince of Pain 1906-1973
Languages
English (230)
Spanish (7)
German (2)
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