WorldCat Identities

Foreman, John 1925-1992

Overview
Works: 44 works in 201 publications in 6 languages and 7,813 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Western films  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Biographical films  History  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Gangster films  Dark comedy films 
Roles: Producer
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 )

35 editions published between 1969 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 3,256 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 Rudyard Kipling( Visual )

29 editions published between 1975 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 1,110 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 )

14 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and held by 885 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 )

17 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in English and held by 799 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A recreation of the dramatic 19th century train robbery masterminded by Edward Pierce, the first man in history to rob a moving train and get away with a fortune of Queen Victoria's gold. He is assisted by his beautiful mistress and a quick-fingered accomplice
The life and times of Judge Roy Bean by Paul Newman( Visual )

8 editions published between 1972 and 2003 in English and Italian and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this farcical western, an outlaw, Judge Roy Bean, takes over the Texas town of Vinegaroon and begins to dispense his own brand of justice. Known as the hanging judge, Bean presides over the town with pistols and occasionally unpredictable notions of justice
The Mackintosh man by John Huston( Visual )

7 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in English and Italian 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( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cowboy Jim Kane's bank loan is due. So is his next alimony payment. And the Appaloosas he brought in from Mexico have been slapped into quarantine. What Jim needs is some pocket money
Rudyard Kipling's The man who would be king( Visual )

2 editions published between 1975 and 2010 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This adaptation of the famous short story by Rudyard Kipling tells the story of Daniel Dravot and Peachy Carnahan, two ex-soldiers in India when it was under British rule. They decide that the country is too small for them, so they head off to Kafiristan in order to become Kings in their own right"--IMDb
WUSA( Visual )

2 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 74 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
Three blind mice( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sam, Dean, and Harry are three naval officers on shore leave in Sydney after six months at sea. Tomorrow morning, they're shipping out for Iraq. Tonight, two of them are making the best of it. One may be making a run for it. And for all three, it'll be a final night of women, poker, family dinners, and a dark secret that will change their lives forever
Turner Classic Movies greatest classic legends film collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 38 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
They might be giants( Visual )

2 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in English and held by 27 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
Winning( Visual )

3 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and held by 25 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
Dos hombres y un destino( Visual )

15 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 19 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
El Honor de los Prizzi by John Huston( Visual )

13 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 16 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
Butch Cassidy und Sundance Kid by William Goldman( Visual )

7 editions published between 1969 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two Western bank/train robbers flee to Bolivia when the law gets too close
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)
Sometimes a great notion by Paul Newman( Visual )

3 editions published between 1971 and 2012 in English and held by 15 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
El hombre que pudo reinar[ by John Huston( Visual )

6 editions published between 1975 and 2015 in Spanish and English and held by 9 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
The first great train robbery Prvi veliki rop vlaka( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1855, Edward Pierce plans to do something that has never been done - rob a moving train. His traget is the monthly shipment of gold destined to the Crimea Britsih soldiers who are there fighting the Russians. The 25,000 pouns in gold is stored in two locked Chubb safes that requires four seprate keys to be opened. One key is held by the President of the bank; the second by its senior manager; and the two remaining keys by the station master. Along with his accomplices, Agar and Miriam, he sets about acquring each of them. Once in hand, they must now find a way to break into the luggage compartment where the safes are located, off-load the gold and then go about their merry way without being caught. It doesn't quite go as planned but a good thief always have a back-up plan
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The man who would be kingRudyard Kipling's The man who would be king
Alternative Names
Foreman, John C. 1925-1992

John Foreman producteur de films amricaine

John Foreman produttore cinematografico statunitense

John Foreman US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent

Джон Формен

جان فورمن تهیه‌کننده آمریکایی

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The Great train robberyRudyard Kipling's The man who would be kingButch Cassidy und Sundance Kid