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Dunning, John D. (John Daniel) 1916-1991

Overview
Works: 21 works in 54 publications in 3 languages and 4,391 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Fiction  Film adaptations  Historical films  Christian fiction  Religious films  Epic films  Historical fiction  Musical films 
Roles: Film editor, Editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John D Dunning
William Shakespeare's Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 966 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adaptation of the classic Shakespeare play, chronicling the events around the assassination of Julius Caesar
Ben-Hur : a tale of the Christ by William Wyler( Visual )

17 editions published between 1991 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 846 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Judah Ben-Hur [is] a Jewish nobleman in Palestine whose heroic odyssey includes enslavement by the Romans, vengeance against his tormentors during a furious arena chariot race and fateful encounters with Jesus Christ"--Container
Ben-Hur : a tale of the Christ( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Judah Ben-Hur [is] a Jewish nobleman in Palestine whose heroic odyssey includes enslavement by the Romans, vengeance against his tormentors during a furious arena chariot race and fateful encounters with Jesus Christ"--Container
Show boat by George Sidney( Visual )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical celebrating the loves and heartbreaks of a Mississippi riverboat troupe, starting with a young girl whose heart is stolen by a dashing gambler
Battleground by William A Wellman( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows a group of soldiers through the Battle of the Bulge
Cimarron by Anthony Mann( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2018 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

April 22, 1889. Tens of thousands of hopeful homesteaders are poised at the Oklahoma border, waiting for the gunshots that will send them on a feverish dash to claim a share of two million acres free for the taking
The Last Time I Saw Paris by Richard Brooks( Visual )

7 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of a writer who returns to Paris and remembers the life he once led in the City of Lights. During the Liberation of Paris, at the close of World War II, he meets and falls in love with a beautiful rich girl. They marry and have a lovely daughter together. But life's harsh realities threaten to tear their love apart
The brothers Karamazov by Richard Brooks( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fyodor Karamazov is the wealthy father of four grown sons: Dmitri, an elegant officer, always broke and at odds with his father; Ivan, the intellectual; pious Alexe; and half-brother Smerdyakov. Tensions erupt to a murderous end when libertine father and romantic son find themselves vying for the affections of the same woman, the wild Grushenka. Finding themselves adrift without the dark anchor that held them together, the four brothers must now find peace, each in their own way
The decade you were born( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

If you were born in the 50s your parents spurred the biggest story of the 20th century, the rise of the middle class, and millions of Americans left the cities for the suburbs to own a home of their own, a building boom was on. This was the decade where people built Bomb Shelters, if you were born in the early fifties you are a baby Boomer, the most influential and powerful group of Americans ever born
Ben-Hur : a tale of the Christ( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben-Hur: Judah Ben-Hur is a Jewish nobleman in Palestine whose heroic odyssey includes enslavement by the Romans, vengeance against his tormentors during a furious arena chariot race and fateful encounters with Jesus Christ
Essential classics( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben-Hur: Judah Ben-Hur is a young Jewish nobleman from a prominent who is reunited with his childhood friend Messala. Messala returns to Judea as a Roman tribune. There is a genuine friendship between the two men, yet the clash of their cultures drives a wedge between them. That wedge finally drives Messala to banish Judah to the slave galleys and sends his mother and his sister to prison. From that point forward, Judah's life becomes a quest: a quest to survive and a quest for vengeance. Judah survives the galleys to become the adopted son of a Roman general, and his triumphant return to Judea permits him to challenge and subsequently confront Messala in a chariot race
Ben-Hur by William Wyler( Visual )

5 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Judah Ben-Hur is a young Jewish nobleman from a prominent who is reunited with his childhood friend Messala. Messala returns to Judea as a Roman tribune. There is a genuine friendship between the two men, yet the clash of their cultures drives a wedge between them. That wedge finally drives Messala to banish Judah to the slave galleys and sends his mother and his sister to prison. From that point forward, Judah's life becomes a quest: a quest to survive and a quest for vengeance. Judah survives the galleys to become the adopted son of a Roman general, and his triumphant return to Judea permits him to challenge and subsequently confront Messala in a chariot race
Battle cry ; Battleground( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Battle Cry: Marine Corps heroism in the Pacific theatre during World War II: the training, the trial by combat, and their wives and sweethearts who waited for them to return. Follows a group of soldiers through the Battle of the Bulge
Ben-Hur : a tale of the Christ( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ten commandments: Filmed in Egypt and the Sinai with one of the biggest sets ever constructed for a motion picture, this epic tells the story of the life of Moses. Once favored in the Pharaoh's household, Moses turned his back on a privileged life to lead his people to freedom
Ben Hur (v.f.)( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in French and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Judah Ben-Hur [is] a Jewish nobleman in Palestine whose heroic odyssey includes enslavement by the Romans, vengeance against his tormentors during a furious arena chariot race and fateful encounters with Jesus Christ
Raintree County by Edward Dmytryk( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A beautiful young woman, who believes that she is the daughter of an adulterous affair between her father and a mulatto slave, is married to an idealistic young man in this drama set in the Civil War era South. With the war as background, the two young people must solve their problems and find a true meaning and purpose in their lives
Silver screen icons( Visual )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Battleground": A squad of the 101st Airborne Division copes with being trapped in the besieged city of Bastogne during the Battle of the Bulge. "The dirty dozen": During World War II, a rebellious U.S. Army Major is assigned a dozen convicted murderers to train and lead them into a mass assassination mission of German officers. "Where eagles dare": Allied agents stage a daring raid on a castle where the Nazis are holding an American General prisoner ... but that's not all that's really going on. "Kelly's heroes": A group of U.S. soldiers sneaks across enemy lines to get their hands on a secret stash of Nazi treasure
Ben-Hur : [screenplay by Karl Tunberg( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Jewish nobleman in the time of Christ rises from a galley slave to a charioteer
Ben-Hur : a tale of Christ( Visual )

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

Experience the visual splendor, thundering action, and towering drama of the record-setting winner of eleven Academy Awards, including Best Picture. Charlton Heston brings a muscular physical and moral presence to his role of Judah Ben-Hur, a Jewish nobleman in Palestine whose heroic odyssey includes enslavement by the Romans, vengeance against his tormentors during a furious arena chariot race, and a fateful encounter with Jesus Christ
Ben-Hur by Lew Wallace( )

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

Ben Hur: A Tale of the Christ is a novel by Lew Wallace and was considered the most influential Christian book of the 19th century. Ben Hur tells the adventures of Judah Ben Hur, a fictional Jewish prince from Jerusalem, who is enslaved by the Romans at the beginning of the 1st century and becomes a charioteer and a Christian. Running in parallel with Judah's narrative is the unfolding story of Jesus, who comes from the same region and is a similar age. The novel reflects themes of betrayal, conviction, and redemption, with a revenge plot that leads to a story of love and compassion
 
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Alternative Names
Dunning, John, 1916-1991

John D. Dunning US-amerikanischer Filmeditor

John Dunning Amerikaans filmeditor (1916-1991)

Джон Даннинг

ג'ון דנינג עורך סרטים אמריקאי

جان دانینگ تدوینگر آمریکایی

ジョン・ダニング (編集技師)

約翰·D·鄧寧

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