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Foreman, John 1925-1992

Overview
Works: 43 works in 250 publications in 7 languages and 8,277 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Western films  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Biographical films  History  Biography  Biographical television programs  Nonfiction television programs 
Roles: Producer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about John Foreman
 
Most widely held works by John Foreman
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid by George Roy Hill( Visual )

45 editions published between 1969 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 3,300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Butch and Sundance head up the infamous Hole-in-the-Wall Gang. Butch's specialty is he's an idea man. Sundance is a true gunfighter. When Butch and Sundance rob a train once too often, a relentless posse is sent to track them down. Finally able to outrun the posse, Butch suggests that he, Sundance and his girlfriend Etta, try Bolivia, thinking Bolivian banks will be easy targets. Based loosely on the exploits of the historical characters
The man who would be king by John Huston( Visual )

39 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two 19th century British adventures travel to Kafiristan, a remote part of Afghanistan, in hopes of amassing immense personal wealth
Prizzi's honor by John Huston( Visual )

18 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and Greek, Modern and held by 888 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Prizzi family's principal hit man, Charley (Nicholson) is about to discover that he and his new bride (Turner) share more than just body heat: they're both cold-blooded assassins, and their next job is to ice each other!"--Container
The Great train robbery by Michael Crichton( Visual )

19 editions published between 1978 and 2015 in English and held by 825 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A recreation of the dramatic 19th century train robbery masterminded by Edward Pierce. He was the first man in history to rob a moving train, and he and his accomplices got away with a fortune in gold
The life and times of Judge Roy Bean by Paul Newman( Visual )

11 editions published between 1972 and 2012 in English and Italian and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roy Bean is a self-made man and saloon-keeper who proclaims himself the law west of the Pecos River, and becomes known as the "Hanging Judge," though he wasn't a judge at all. He writes admiring letters to actress Lily Langtry and makes his own kind of frontier justice in Texas
The Mackintosh man by John Huston( Visual )

11 editions published between 1973 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joseph Rearden pulls off what he thinks is the perfect jewel heist. However, when he finds himself in front of a stern British magistrate getting a 20 year jail sentence, he quickly perceives that things have gone awry. Little does he know his problems have only begun
Pocket money by Stuart Rosenberg( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cowboy Jim Kane's bank loan is due, and so is his next alimony payment. The Appaloosas he bought in Mexico are in quarantine. What Jim needs is some pocket money
Sometimes a great notion by Paul Newman( Visual )

7 editions published between 1971 and 2012 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Stampers, a logging family pit by circumstance against big business, are rough, hard men and women who live by the motto "never give an inch." Added to the turmoil is the return of a dope-smoking, college educated half brother whose arrival triggers a tidal wave of events that gradually spiral out of control
WUSA( Visual )

2 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A jaded disc-jockey offers his services to WUSA, a right-wing hate station broadcasting from New Orleans. While struggling with his own apathy, he starts spreading hateful messages perpetrated by a power-mad master of WUSA. Meanwhile, a working girl arrives in town the same day and falls for the alcoholic disc-jockey
They Might Be Giants( Visual )

2 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a Manhattan psychiatric hospital a man, convinced he is Sherlock Holmes, is treated by a female doctor who happens to be named Watson
Paul Newman( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Somebody up there likes me, is the inspiring tale about Rocky Graziano's rise from poverty and rage to the middleweight title
Butch Cassidy und Sundance Kid( Visual )

24 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Butch (Paul Newman) es un eterno optimista y un autoproclamado visionario. Sundance (Robert Redford) es un pistolero sobrio y sereno. Juntos, con la banda del Hole in the Wall, nos enseñan cómo se ganó el Oeste ... y cómo se perdió. Perseguidos por una implacable cuadrilla que los obliga a atravesar medio país en su huida, Butch y Sundance escapan a Bolivia donde intentan iniciar una nueva vida. Pero los legendarios proscritos pronto descubren que los tiempos cambian incluso más rápido que los hombres de la ley que están decididos a acabar con ellos
Winning( Visual )

3 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frank Capua (Paul Newman) is a hot-shot racing car driver who will do anything to win. This obsession nearly causes him to lose his wife (Joanne Woodward) and his friendship with arch-rival Luther Erding (Robert Wagner). Winning features spectacular footage of the 1968 Indy 500 with its famous 17-car pile-up
El Honor de los Prizzi by John Huston( Visual )

17 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charley Partanna es un asesino al servicio de una de las familias más poderosas de la Mafia. Entre el amor que la hija del Don siente por él, se va a interponer una enigmática rubia llamada Irene Walker. Es una asesina a sueldo contratada por los Prizzi para liquidar a quien les ha traicionado. Nunca el amor fue tan doloroso como cuando a estos dos pistoleros, enamorados, se les encarga su misión más importante: asesinarse uno al otro
The films of Paul Newman( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two western train robbers keep one step ahead of the law until they are tracked down in Bolivia (Butch Cassidy)
El hombre que pudo reinar by John Huston( Visual )

9 editions published between 1975 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Danny Dravot y Peachy Carnehan, dos aventureros que viajan a la India en 1880, sobreviven gracias al contrabando de armas y otras mercancías. Un día, deciden hacer fortuna en el legendario reino de Kafiristán. Después de un durísimo viaje a través del Himalaya, alcanzan su meta justo a tiempo para hacer uso de su experiencia en el combate y salvar a un pueblo de sus asaltantes
Rudyard Kipling's The man who would be king( Visual )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Danny Dravot and Peachy Carnehan leave 19th century India and set out for the isolated, primitive land of Kafiristan, whose people haven't seen an outsider in hundreds of years. Peachy becomes lord of the kingdom's treasury, a huge chamber spilling over with limitless gold and priceless rare jewels. Danny is first crowned king, then, declared a god
Buffalo Bill and the Indians ; Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid ; Hombre( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Buffalo Bill and the Indians: A cynical Buffalo Bill hires Sitting Bull to exploit him and his add credibility to the distorted view of history presented in his Wild West Show
Fox, a century of cinema( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid": Two Western bank/train robbers flee to Bolivia when the law gets too close. "The longest day": The events of D-Day, told on a grand scale from both the Allied and German points of view. "The sand pebbles": 1926 China. Engineer Jake Holman is transferred to the USS San Pablo, a gunboat patrolling the troubled waters of the Yangtze River. As Chinese factions battle around them, the crew has one singular mission: to protect American interests in the region ... without provoking an international incident. But as hostility over the U.S. presence in the river intensifies, Holman and his sole ally know their latest assignment -- to save a U.S. missionary -- could be their last! "The hustler": An up-and-coming pool player plays a long-time champion in a single high-stakes match
L'onore dei Prizzi( Visual )

2 editions published between 1985 and 2003 in English and Italian and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Prizzi family's principal hit man, Charley (Nicholson) is about to discover that he and his new bride (Turner) share more than just body heat: they're both cold-blooded assassins, and their next job is to ice each other!"--Container
 
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The man who would be king
Alternative Names
Foreman, John C. 1925-1992

John Foreman Amerikaans filmproducent (1925-1992)

John Foreman producteur de films américaine

John Foreman productor de cine estadounidense

John Foreman produttore cinematografico statunitense

John Foreman US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent

Джон Формен

ג'ון פורמן מפיק קולנוע אמריקאי

جان فورمن تهیه‌کننده آمریکایی

ジョン・フォアマン

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