WorldCat Identities

Chaney, Lon Jr 1906-1973

Overview
Works: 392 works in 922 publications in 3 languages and 15,596 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Film and video adaptations  Parodies, imitations, etc  History  Horror films  Juvenile works  Fiction  Werewolf films  Monster films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Costume designer, Singer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Lon Chaney
High noon by Gary Cooper( Visual )

40 editions published between 1952 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retired marshal's wedding is interrupted when he learns a killer he had sent to jail will return to town on the noon train to seek revenge. The townspeople refuse to help him, so he is forced to take up his badge and guns again, alienating his new bride, a Quaker who is opposed to violence
The hunchback of Notre Dame by Wallace Worsley( Visual )

85 editions published between 1900 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set during the reign of Louis XI. Clopin bought Esmeralda from the gypsies when she was young. Dancing in the square at the festival, Esmeralda is spotted by Jehan, the evil brother of the good archdeacon Claude Frollo. When he sets Quasimodo out to kidnap Esmeralda, Phoebus, Captain of the Guards, rescues her and captures Quasimodo. Quasimodo is sentenced to be flogged, and the only one who will give him water while he is tied in the square is Esmeralda. After Clopin forces Esmeralda to leave Phoebus at the ball, she sends a note to Phoebus to meet her at Notre-Dame. In the garden, Phoebus is stabbed in the back by Jehan. Esmeralda is accused of stabbing Phoebus, convicted by the courts and sentenced to hang. Clopin, Phoebus and Quasimodo all try different ways to save Esmeralda
Of mice and men by Lewis Milestone( Visual )

21 editions published between 1939 and 2011 in English and held by 1,074 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 )

6 editions published in 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 972 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Included in the collection is the original classic, starring the renowned Boris Karloff, and four timeless sequels, featuring such legendary actors as Béla Lugosi and Lon Chaney Jr. These are the landmark films that inspired an entire genre of movies and continue to be major influences on motion pictures to this day
The wolf man by George Waggner( Visual )

39 editions published between 1941 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 883 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Larry Talbot returns to his father's castle in Wales. He is attacked by a creature of folklore, and infected with a horrific disease his disciplined mind tells him can not possibly exist
My favorite brunette by Bob Hope( Visual )

47 editions published between 1947 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 722 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A photographer is mistaken for a private investigator by a baroness looking for her missing uncle
Bud Abbott, Lou Costello meet Frankenstein( Visual )

5 editions published between 1948 and 2012 in English and held by 713 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 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

She-Wolf of London: A young heiress finds evidence suggesting that at night she acts under the influence of a family curse
The mummy by Boris Karloff( Visual )

7 editions published between 1932 and 2012 in English and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mummy (1932): "In 1921 a field expedition in Egypt discovers the mummy of ancient Egyptian prince Im-Ho-Tep, who was condemned and buried alive for sacrilege. Also found in the tomb is the Scroll of Thoth, which can bring the dead back to life. One night a young member of the expedition reads the Scroll out loud, and then goes insane, realizing that he has brought Im-Ho-Tep back to life. Ten years later, disguised as a modern Egyptian, the mummy attempts to reunite with his lost love, an ancient princess who has been reincarnated into a beautiful young woman."--IMDB website
Bud Abbott, Lou Costello meet Frankenstein by Charles Barton( Visual )

8 editions published between 1982 and 2000 in English and held by 337 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's monster. Of course the monsters are still alive in their coffins and so the comedy chase begins, with both a stray mad scientist and the Wolfman getting involved before very long
Springfield rifle( Visual )

2 editions published between 1952 and 2006 in English and held by 182 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 168 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
Daniel Boone trail blazer( Visual )

20 editions published between 1956 and 2007 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daniel Boone leads his family and settlers on a pioneering journey through the wilds of Kentucky and they are drawn into skirmishes with the Shawnee Indians
The Ghost of Frankenstein( Visual )

4 editions published between 1993 and 2001 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Ygor brings the monster to Frankenstein's country castle, the doctor decides that a brain transplant might be in order. While Frankenstein thinks the transplant should be of a healthy and sane brain, Ygor plots with Frankenstein's unscrupulous colleague Dr. Bohmer to transplant Ygor's brain instead, so that he can rule the world using the monster's body. Their plan turns sour when the monster becomes malevolent and goes on a rampage in the nearest town
Frankenstein meets the Wolf Man( Visual )

15 editions published between 1943 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 144 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
Road to Bali( Visual )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Road to Bali, Hope and Crosby are vaudeville performers hired as deep sea divers by an unscrupulous South Sea island prince. In My favorite brunette, Hope plays a photographer who substitutes for a private eye and gets involved in a murder mystery
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 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Albuquerque: When Cole Armin 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 to a man to be crossed as the trio must fight for their business, and their lives, against his uncle's ruthless henchman, Juke Murkil
Albuquerque( Visual )

3 editions published between 1948 and 2004 in English and held by 123 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( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Johnny Hawks, a loner and former Indian fighter, helps a tribe of Sioux Indians battle a group of whiskey traders after gold on their land. He does this for two reasons: because is enamored of the chief's daughter, and because he is trying to protect the wagon train that he is leading
The three musketeers( Visual )

11 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom Wayne is an American pilot who rescues three French Foreign Legionnaires trapped by Arab gun runners
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Chamey, Lon 1906-1973

Chaney Creighton 1906-1973

Chaney, Creighton Tull 1906-1973

Chaney Jr Lon 1906-1973

Chaney, Lon 1906-1973

Chaney, Lon Jr

Chaney, Lon Jr 1906-1973

Chaney, Lon Junior

Creighton Tull, Lon 1906-1973

Lon Chaney

Lon Chaney amerikansk skådespelare

Lon Chaney Jr. acteur américain

Lon Chaney Jr. actor estadounidense

Lon Chaney jr. Amerikaans acteur

Lon Chaney jr. amerikansk skuespiller

Lon Chaney Jr. amerykański aktor filmowy i telewizyjny

Lon Chaney Jr. attore statunitense

Lon Chaney junior US-amerikanischer Theater-, Film- und Fernsehschauspieler

Lon Chaney juunior

The Prince of Pain 1906-1973

Чейни, Лон

لان چینی جونیور بازیگر آمریکایی

ロン・チェイニー・ジュニア

小朗·钱尼

Languages
English (331)

German (4)

Spanish (2)

Covers
My favorite brunetteBud Abbott, Lou Costello meet FrankensteinThe Wolf Man the legacy collectionBud Abbott, Lou Costello meet FrankensteinSpringfield rifleThe Ghost of FrankensteinLon Chaney, Jr.