WorldCat Identities

Jones, Carolyn 1930-1983

Works: 150 works in 502 publications in 5 languages and 12,057 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Detective and mystery films  Television mini-series  Horror films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Western films  Biographical television programs  Science fiction films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Singer, Performer, Arranger, ada, Adapter, Interviewee, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Carolyn Jones
Roots by John Erman( Visual )

7 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in English and held by 2,824 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adaptation of Alex Haley's Roots, in which he traces his family's history from the mid-18th century when one of his ancestors was captured and sold into slavery. Follows the struggle for freedom that began with the boys' abduction to America and continued throughout the generations that followed
Invasion of the body snatchers by Don Siegel( Visual )

48 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plant-like extraterrestrials invade a small town in California, replicate the townspeople in giant seed pods and then steal their souls while they sleep. It is up to the town doctor to escape and warn the world
How the West was won by Henry Hathaway( Visual )

21 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,050 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A western adventure spanning three generations, the breadth of a wild, unsettled country, and fifty of the most excitingly turbulent years of this nation's history
House of wax by André De Toth( Visual )

22 editions published between 1953 and 2013 in English and German and held by 977 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Mystery of the wax museum] A deranged wax sculptor who almost loses his life in a fire set by his partner. Instead of dying in the blaze, he returns for revenge, hiding his horribly disfigured face behind a wax mask
King Creole by Michael Curtiz( Visual )

38 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in New Orleans, in King Creole Elvis is a singing bus boy. Songs include "King Creole," "Hard-headed woman, " and more
The Addams family( Visual )

19 editions published between 1964 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Join Gomez, Morticia, Uncle Fester, Lurch, Cousin Itt and the rest of the gang for a fiendishly funny and altogether ooky experience
The Addams family( Visual )

20 editions published between 1964 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Addams family returns for more creepy capers and hair-raising hilarity, terrifying their neighbors and delighting viewers like never before. Volume 2 features the ghoulish gang in fine form: Gomez runs for mayor, Lurch becomes a pop star, Uncle Fester turns Pugsley into a chimp, and Cousin Itt loses his hair
The Addams family( Visual )

16 editions published between 1964 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brace yourself for more macabre mayhem and monstrous madness as television's creepiest clan wreaks hilarious havoc on their unsuspecting victims. This time, love is in the air, and it seems that everyone--Pugsley, Ophelia, Uncle Fester, and even Lurch--is being bitten by the bug. Gomez, meanwhile, is burglarizing houses in his sleep, and it's curtains for the new neighbors when Morticia tries her hand at decorating
Last train from Gun Hill by John Sturges( Visual )

25 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

U.S. Marshal Matt Morgan vows to bring the killer of his wife to justice. However, the suspect is a cattle baron's son and Matt's longtime friend
The locked room and other horror stories by Louise Greenwood( Book )

19 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A tree full of enormous spiders, a living thing with no face, a picture that comes alive, and a boy with no heart. These are some of the frightening things in these stories by M.R. James, one of the greatest horror writers of all time."--Back cover
The room in the tower and other ghost stories by Carolyn Jones( Book )

25 editions published between 1938 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three short stories, and three ghosts jump out of the pages of these adaptations of classic English ghost mysteries. Includes activities at the end of the story
Young and innocent by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Young and innocent] When a woman's body is discovered on the beach by one of her former lovers, he races off to call the police. Two witnesses see him run and think he is the escaping killer. After being arrested, he manages to escape in the confusion at the courthouse. With the assistance of the constable's daughter, he tries to prove his innocence while avoiding pursing the police
The tender trap( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charlie Reader is successful with young ladies. One day he is visited by his old friend Joe, married with three children. Joe falls in love with Charlie's girl Sylvia while Charlie spends his time with young actress Julie
Alfred Hitchcock's Rear Window by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben and Jo McKenna, are an innocent American couple vacationing in Morocco with their young son. But their simple plans turn into a nightmare after a French spy dies in Ben's arms at a Marrakesh market, and their son is kidnapped and taken to another country. A thrilling tale of international espionage, assassinations and terror
Frank Capra's A hole in the head( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy about Tony Manetta, a small-time Miami Beach hotel operator barely able to make the payments on his own modest inn, who dreams of one day opening a million dollar resort. In addition to bill collectors, Tony must contend with his beatnik girlfriend and his well-meaning but conservative brother and sister-in-law. Through thick and thin, however, one thing remains constant: the love between Tony and his young son who admires him even if he isn't a big shot
Marjorie Morningstar by Irving Rapper( Visual )

6 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A naive young actress falls in love with an older, more-worldly theatrical producer
Batman : The complete television series( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Wealthy entrepreneur Bruce Wayne and his ward Dick Grayson lead a double life: they are actually the crime-fighting duo Batman and Robin. A secret Batpole in the Wayne mansion leads to the Batcave, where Police Commissioner Gordon summons the Dynamic Duo on the Batphone with the latest emergency threatening Gotham City. Racing to the scene of the crime in the jet-powered Batmobile, Batman and Robin must (with the help of their trusty utility-belts) thwart the efforts of a rogues gallery of flamboyant arch-villains, including the Joker, the Penguin, the Riddler and the Catwoman"--Internet movie database
The family of women by Carolyn Jones( Book )

4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Photographer Carolyn Jones has focused her frank and revealing lens on the women in some thirty American families and listened to stories told through laughter and tears. A South Dakota grandmother describes the experience of carrying her daughter's twins in her own womb. A still-grieving mother who lost her daughter in the terrorist bombing aboard Pan Am flight 103 talks of the scholarship she set up in her daughter's name. A Connecticut woman tells of traveling to Hungary to adopt two little girls and returning home with a family of five orphaned children. A WNBA star points proudly to the grandmother who taught her that women can do anything." "With each portrait and narrative, The Family of Women celebrates the complicated, infuriating, fascinating, and everlasting bond that exists among women who, literally or figuratively, have given birth to one another."--Jacket
The Addams Family( Visual )

12 editions published between 1964 and 2012 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In The Addams Family goes to school, the village truant officer pays a visit to the Addams home to find out why little Wednesday and Pugsley are skipping school. In Morticia and the psychiatrist, the Addams home is teetering on the brink of normalcy when nine-year old Pugsley abandons his pet octopus for (ugh!) a puppy. Worse yet, his mortified parents catch their son wearing a Boy Scout uniform and helping an old lady across the street. Morticia, like any good modern mother, seeks the counsel of a psychiatrist
The seven year itch by Billy Wilder( Visual )

4 editions published between 1955 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's a steamy summer in New York City, and things are about to heat up even more. A married man, whose wife and son are away for the summer, has his fidelity put to the test when a seductive starlet moves in upstairs. Keeping his marriage vows in the face of her flirtations proves tough when challenged by the notorious 'seven year itch'. Faced with a provocative problem, he's victim to an outrageous mating dance filled with hilarious comedy
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Alternative Names
Baker, Carolyn.

Baker, Carolyn 1930-1983

Baker, Carolyn Sue 1930-1983

Carolina Jones

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Jones, Caroline.

Jones, Caroline 1930-1983

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Invasion of the body snatchersHow the West was wonHouse of waxKing CreoleThe locked room and other horror storiesThe room in the tower and other ghost storiesThe tender trapAlfred Hitchcock's Rear Window