WorldCat Identities

Kennedy, George 1925-

Overview
Works: 252 works in 583 publications in 3 languages and 16,027 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Parodies, imitations, etc  Military history  Biography  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Film and video adaptations  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Host, Narrator, Performer, Creator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about George Kennedy
 
Most widely held works by George Kennedy
Cool hand Luke by Robert Drivas( Visual )
28 editions published between 1967 and 2013 in English and held by 2,434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lucas Jackson is a man who refuses to be nailed down, conform to rules and regulations, or fit into society, and now, he's on a chain gang. He's a likable enough guy, always smiling, always ready for a little fun. He eats 50 hard-boiled eggs on a bet and collects all the money in the camp. He's more or less like the people he hangs around with, except he won't be pushed. He knows his own mind. This makes him the only prisoner with guts enough to talk back to the bosses and the only one with nerve enough to escape. That Luke, he's a cool hand
Charade by Stanley Donen( Visual )
39 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Parisienne finds her husband murdered and four strange men after her. One of them (Grant) offers to help her ... but is he hero, spy, or murderer?
The dirty dozen by Robert Aldrich( Visual )
6 editions published between 1967 and 2006 in English and held by 1,033 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A strike force of violent criminals take on a combat mission under the training and leadership of a U.S. Army major (Lee Marvin)
The flight of the Phoenix by Dennis Quaid( Visual )
4 editions published between 1965 and 2008 in English and held by 816 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A cargo plane on a routine flight suddenly hits a high-turbulence storm, forcing a crash landing hundreds of miles off course in the barren Gobi desert. Among the survivors, one eccentric passenger leads the crew to build a new plane - against all odds, against all hope, and sometimes - against each other
Lonely are the brave by Edward Abbey( Visual )
3 editions published between 1962 and 2009 in English and held by 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After landing himself in jail trying to break out his friend, Jack Burns finds himself alone and on the run from the law. Leading the manhunt is Sheriff Morey Johnson, who must bring Burns to justice despite his own sympathy for the fugitive
In harm's way ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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The Naked gun from the files of the police squad! ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in English and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Those screw-loose "Airplane!" creators have done it again! Leslie Nielsen stars as Police Squad's own granite-jawed, rock-brained cop Frank Drebin, who bumbles across a mind control scheme to assassinate Queen Elizabeth
Backstairs at the White House ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1981 and 2005 in English and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the novel of the same name by Gwen Bagni and Paul Dubov
Death on the Nile by Agatha Christie( Visual )
4 editions published between 1978 and 2006 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One of Agatha Christie's Hercule Poirot tales set in Egypt
Another happy day by Sam Levinson( Visual )
7 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lynn and her three youngest children attend the wedding of her estranged eldest son at her parents' Annapolis estate. Though she is hoping for a joyful reunion, her attempts at reconciliation veer quickly off-course when she is hurled into the center of touchy family dynamics
The Naked gun 2 1/2 the smell of fear by David Zucker( Visual )
7 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in English and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The inept cop, Lt. Frank Drebbin returns to save the day once again. This time he's out to foil the "big boys" in the energy business. A top scientist is about to publish his report on energy for the future and things don't look good for the traditional suppliers of oil and coal. To save their industries, the suppliers kidnap the scientist and replace him with a decoy with a more favourable report
The Eiger sanction by Clint Eastwood( Visual )
12 editions published between 1975 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A professional assassin is forced out of retirement in order to avenge a friend's murder in the Swiss Alps
The Naked gun 33 1/3 the final insult ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Oscar night. Who will win? Who will lose? And will someone please kick that numbskull off stage? Wait! That's no ordinary numbskull. That's Lt. Frank Drebin, crashing the ceremonies to stop a terrorist plot that could mean curtains for him, or will a simple window shade be enough?
Airport terminal pack ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Airport: The original airplane disaster movie in which a passenger brings an explosive device on board the aircraft
Earthquake by Mark Robson( Visual )
12 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When the most catastrophic earthquake of all time rips through Southern California, it levels Los Angeles and sends shock waves through the lives of all who live there
The Boston strangler by Richard Fleischer( Visual )
12 editions published between 1968 and 2013 in English and French and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the true story of "Boston Strangler" Albert De Salvo, the man who terrorized the city for a year and a half when he murdered 13 women
Island of the blue dolphins by Scott O'Dell( Visual )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An Indian girl lived alone for eighteen years on an isolated island off the California coast when her tribe emigrated and she was left behind. This is the true story of Karana and her fight for survival
Agatha Christie's Death on the Nile ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set amidst the Egyptian landscape, Hercule Poirot must unravel the web of treachery and guilt woven by the murderer of a beautiful young heiress
The complete DVD history of U.S. wars 1700-2004 ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Born and nurtured in war, America grew in strength and power and now, in the 21st century, it is the foremost military power in the world. George Kennedy takes us on this three hundred-year saga of United States wars
The Jesse Owens story ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jesse Owens won four gold medals in track at the 1936 Olympics in Berlin. Spanning over forty years, this docudrama traces his life from his days as a sharecropper's son through his record-breaking college years, marriage to his high school sweetheart, Olympic victories, and struggle to survive in a country he loved deeply
 
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Languages
English (172)
German (2)
French (1)
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