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Howard, Arliss

Works: 133 works in 375 publications in 4 languages and 18,500 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Film adaptations  Domestic fiction  Western films  Horror tales  History  Detective and mystery stories  Television programs  Film sequels 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Director, Scenarist, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Arliss Howard
Most widely held works by Arliss Howard
Full metal jacket by Stanley Kubrick( Visual )

34 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vietnam war drama which begins with a depiction of the brutality of Marine Corps training and then shifts to Vietnam, focusing mainly on a group of Marines responding to the Tet Offensive of 1968
The time traveler's wife by Robert Schwentke( Visual )

24 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 2,168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clare has been in love with Henry her entire life. She believes they are destined to be together, even though she never knows when they will be separated. Henry is a time traveler, cursed with a rare genetic anomaly that causes him to live his life on a shifting timeline, skipping back and forth through his lifespan with no control. Despite the fact that Henry's travels force them apart with no warning, Clare desperately tries to build a life with her one true love
The lost world Jurassic Park by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

26 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 2,029 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four years after the disaster at Jurassic Park, dinosaurs have secretly survived on a nearby island and roam free, but now there is a more ominous threat--a plan to capture and bring the dinosaurs to the mainland. John Hammond sees a chance to redeem himself for his past mistakes and sends an expedition led by Ian Malcolm to reach the island before the mercenary team gets there. The two groups confront each other in the face of extreme danger and must team up for their own survival in a race against time
The hot kid by Elmore Leonard( Recording )

20 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 1,551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Hot Kid takes listeners back to the 1930s, when everyone dreamed of being a larger-than-life hero--or villain. Ultra-cool U.S. Marshal Carl Webster thrives on taking down notorious crooks. Having made his name by killing notorious bank robber Emmet Long, Deputy U.S. Marshal Carl Webster's latest adversary is the wicked Jack Belmont, renegade son of an oil tycoon who dreams of becoming Public Enemy Number One. Each time Carl and Jack meet, the tommy guns blaze--and their legend grows
Up in Honey's room by Elmore Leonard( Recording )

15 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In World War II-era Detroit, meatcutter Walter Schoen bears an uncanny resemblance to Nazi Heinrich Himmler--and the resemblance is more than skin deep, as Walter's been supplying the enemy with vital war production data. Lucky for the good guys, special agent Carl Webster is already in bed with Walter's wife
Birth by Jonathan Glazer( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 877 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A widow for ten years, Anna is looking forward to getting remarried when a mysterious boy appears claiming to be the reincarnation of her late husband
True blood( Visual )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Season six introduces several jarring storylines. As "Billith" comes to terms with his newfound powers after emerging from a pool of blood at the end of season five, Louisiana governor Truman Burrell declares open season on vampires, replete with novel anti-vamp weapons and high-tech internment camp. Sookie and Jason steel themselves for an encounter with the killer of their parents; the mysterious and ancient Warlow
The man in the black suit 4 dark tales by Stephen King( Recording )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 708 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The man in the black suit" is a haunting recollection of a mysterious boyhood event; "All that you love will be carried away" concerns a man who checks into a Lincoln, Nebraska Motel 6 in order to find the meaning in his life; "The death of Jack Hamilton" is a blistering tale of Depression-era outlaws on the run; and, "That feeling, you can only say what it is in French" presents the ultimate case of déjà vu
Awake by Russell Carpenter( Visual )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clay Beresford, Jr. has inherited his late father's financial business. Under the thumb of his overly protective mother Lilith, Clay is hesitant to reveal the details of his engagement to Sam Lockwood. Matters are further complicated by Clay's ailing heart, and he desperately needs a new heart. Clay gets the chance at a new heart and Clay's close surgeon friend Jack is going to be performing the operation. All goes well at the beginning of the surgery, with Clay gently coming under the influence of general anesthesia. But he suffers from "anesthetic awareness" and finds himself awake and completely aware, but paralyzed. Now Sam must wrestle with her own demons as Clay continues to wrestle with his
To Wong Foo, thanks for everything, Julie Newmar by Beeban Kidron( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and German and held by 650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En route from New York City to Hollywood for a drag queen beauty pageant, Noxeema, Vida and Chi Chi are stranded in a tiny Midwestern town when their 1967 Cadillac breaks down. When their glitz and glamour wake up the sleepy local citizens, the stage is set for an outrageously funny weekend
You know my name( Visual )

12 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bill Tilghman, a lawman and former partner of Wyatt Earp, confronts a new era when outlaws run whiskey instead of cattle and are as likely to tote a tommy gun as a six-gun
True blood( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The seventh and final season of this supernatural drama series from HBO. In the end, some of True Bloodb2ss most beloved figures will meet cruel fates, while others will cheat death (true and otherwise) to forge happily-ever-after relationships that will leave fans surprised and, ultimately, satisfied
That old ace in the hole by Annie Proulx( Recording )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Assigned to locate land in the panhandles of Texas and Oklahoma that can be purchased and converted into pig farms for his employer, Bob Dollar meets the residents of Woolybucket and comes to respect their fierce desire to retain their land
The William Faulkner audio collection by William Faulkner( Recording )

5 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Partly abridged
The confessor by Daniel Silva( Recording )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the wake of a Munich writer's assassination, Mossad agent Gabriel Allon and Vatican priest Pietro embark on dangerous journeys that reveal long-buried secrets affecting the fates of millions of people
Song of the lark( Visual )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 1890s Colorado, young Thea escapes the narrow confines of her world to become a world-famous opera singer, defining herself in a man's world
William Faulkner's Old man by William Faulkner( Visual )

7 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of a convict who rescues a pregnant woman in a great flood. The experience changes both of their lives
Men don't leave( Visual )

6 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and French and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life has just handed Beth Macauley the short straw. Her husband and suburban home are gone. She still has her two boys, however. And a new destination: she's moving to the big city of Baltimore - and into the biggest adventure of her life
Word of honor( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brilliant corporate executive and family man finds his world threatened when he is accused of participating in a hospital massacre that occurred 30 years earlier, when he was an Army lieutenant during the Vietnam War
Dawn Anna( Visual )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dawn Anna is a single mom who finds romance and an ideal job. Then illness strikes, threatening life itself. Dawn triumphs with the devoted support of an around-the-clock family. But Dawn must summon the courage to overcome one more heartbreak
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Alternative Names
Howard, Leslie Richard

Howard, Less R.

Howard Less R. 1954-....

English (194)

French (2)

Italian (2)

German (1)

The lost world Jurassic ParkThe hot kidUp in Honey's roomThe man in the black suit 4 dark talesThat old ace in the holeThe William Faulkner audio collectionThe confessor