WorldCat Identities

Randolph, John 1915-2004

Works: 57 works in 145 publications in 5 languages and 5,167 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Film adaptations  Biography  Biographical films  Radio plays  Audio adaptations  Horror films  Comic books, strips, etc  High interest-low vocabulary books 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Other, Singer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Publications about  John Randolph Publications about John Randolph
Publications by  John Randolph Publications by John Randolph
posthumous Publications by John Randolph, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by John Randolph
Christmas vacation ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 1,405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Christmas is the perfect season for Clark Griswold and his family. Clark's a disaster waiting to happen. You have to see it to believe it. There are 25,000 lights on the Griswold rooftop. An exploding turkey. And a house full of relatives
Serpico by Sidney Lumet ( Visual )
47 editions published between 1973 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"L'histoire vraie et sombre de la chute d'un flic idéaliste. Policier intègre, Serpico voue sa carrière à la lutte contre la corruption qui gangrène la police new yorkaise. Isolé et rejeté pour ses prises de positions, il finit par connaître une véritable descente aux enfers qui ne fait que commencer
Seconds by John Frankenheimer ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1966 and 2014 in English and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A sinister thriller from the fractured 1960s that concerns a middle-aged businessman dissatisfied with his suburban existence, who is urged (and blackmailed) to undergo a strange and elaborate procedure that will grant him a new life as a reborn
Escape from the planet of the apes by Don Taylor ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cornelius, Zira and Dr. Milo, three apes from the future, escape from their planet as it is being destroyed and land on 20th century Earth where they are taken to the Los Angeles Zoo for examination. When Zira reveals their ability to speak to a psychologist, the apes are treated as curiosities. However, when the U.S. government begins to believe their story that the Earth will eventually be inherited by apes, it decides to hunt the couple down as an evolutionary threat and tries to prevent the birth of Zira's baby
Conquest of the planet of the apes ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the near future, a plague has wiped out all of the cats and dogs. As a result, apes began to be kept as pets and eventually slaves. One ape, Caesar, son of talking apes from the future, leads a revolution to free the apes and take over the planet
King Kong by Merian C Cooper ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1983 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La compañía Petrox forma una expedición a una isla de Sumatra. Allí, la bella Dwan será capturada por nativos para ofrecerla a su dios Kong
Frances by Graeme Clifford ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is the story of a small-town girl who tasted the glory in Hollywood and on Broadway, and then went on to lead a life in which everything went wrong. After winning a nationwide high school essay contest, Frances takes up acting, and escapes Seattle by winning a trip to Russia, ending up a contract player for Paramount Pictures in Hollywood. Frances continually bucks the system, and her refusal to play the game gets her in trouble with studio bosses, publicity people, everyone. Her strong-willed mother steps in to help her, and that's when her troubles really begin--series of hospitalizations, brutally mistreatment, and finally, a lobotomy. Frances never really got a chance to be who she should have been, or to do what she could have done. She had every gift she needed in life except for luck, useful friends, and an instinct for survival
A rose for Emily by William Faulkner ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Miss Emily Grierson was the fading aristocrat of a small Southern town. When she was young, her tyrannical father drove away all her suitors. Finally free after his death, Miss Emily quickly succumbed to the advances of a Yankee day laborer. Only years later does the town realize the chilling consequences of this ill-fated romance
There was a crooked man-- by Joseph L Mankiewicz ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1970 and 2006 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Arizona Territorial Prison inmate Paris Pittman is a schemer, a charmer and quite popular among his fellow convicts. Especially with $500,000 in stolen loot hidden away and a plan to escape and recover it. New warden Woodward Lopeman has other ideas about Pittman. Each man will have the tables turned on him in a twisting, turning Wild West tale of brawls, chases, shootouts and wry wit
The Missiles of October by Martin Sheen ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dramatization of the Cuban missile crisis of October 1962. Looks at the tension and decision making process President Kennedy and his staff endured trying to make a firm point about Cuba while keeping the US out of nuclear war with the Soviet Union
This town by Sidney Blumenthal ( Recording )
8 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Correspondent Sidney Blumenthal tells a humorous satire about politics, sex, and other scandals occuring inside the Capital Beltway during the Reagan administration
Denial by Peter Sagal ( )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In a contest of intellect and wills, Abby Gersten, a tenacious civil liberties attorney, defends a right-wing Holocaust denier, arguing her case against a young, committed Jewish federal prosecutor. But Abby may have to sacrifice everything to prove that Truth and Justice do not always go hand in hand. An L.A. Theatre Works full-cast performance featuring David Clennon, Tim DeKay, Harold Gould, John Randolph, Kimberly Scott and Stephanie Zimbalist."
Vacation collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of all four National Lampoon's Vacation movies. Includes: Vacation, European Vacation, Christmas Vacation, and Vegas Vacation
American story poems ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1960 and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A selection of poems of famous poets
The dogwalker ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Down-and-out Jerry is hired to look after a foul tempered woman and her dog. He realizes the job is more than he thought when the woman and her friends make bizarre demands on him, while her daughter and granddaughter both make sexual advances to him
A foreign field by Charles Sturridge ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three war veterans return to Normandy to remember fallen comrades and look for a lost love
Scenes from American novels by John Randolph ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare ( Recording )
in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shylock, a Jewish moneylender, agrees to lend Antonio, a Venetian merchant, three thousand ducats. However, Shylock has one condition: should the loan go unpaid, he will be entitled to a pound of Antonio's own flesh... Greed, love, a dramatic trial, broad humour and some of Shakespeare's most famous speeches - this is both a comedy and a tragedy - Container
Iron maze by Hiroaki Yoshida ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After buying out a depressed steel town, a Japanese tycoon is assaulted and nearly killed. It's soon revealed that he entangled in an erotic triangle involving his American wife and a young, out-of-work steelworker. The stories of the businessman, his wife, and the steelworker are told from differing points of view
Mastergate by Larry Gelbart ( )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A satire about the Iran-Contra Senate hearings and their participants
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Alternative Names
Cohen, Emanuel Hirsch 1915-2004
Cohen, Emmanuel Hirsch 1915-2004
Lippman, Mortimer 1915-2004
English (79)
French (11)
Spanish (9)
German (3)
Italian (1)