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Cook, Elisha Jr

Overview
Works: 98 works in 229 publications in 5 languages and 8,226 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Science fiction television programs  Film noir  Western films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Television series  Horror films  Gangster films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Elisha Cook
 
Most widely held works by Elisha Cook
Shane by George Stevens( Visual )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,947 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A drifter and retired gunfighter comes to the assistance of a homestead family who are being terriorized by an aging cattleman and his hired guns
The killing by Stanley Kubrick( Visual )

17 editions published between 1956 and 2011 in English and German and held by 1,327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of small-time crooks plan a daring race-track robbery --but their well-laid plans go awry
The Maltese falcon by John Huston( Visual )

13 editions published between 1941 and 2010 in English and German and held by 1,237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In The Maltese falcon, Sam Spade is a partner in a private-eye firm who finds himself hounded by police when his partner is killed while tailing a man. The woman who asked his partner to follow the man turns out to be someone who is not what she says she is, and is really involved in something to do with the 'Maltese Falcon', a gold-encrusted life-sized statue of a falcon, the only one of its kind. In Satan met a lady, Sam Spade is now PI Ted Shane, pulled into the hunt for the jewel-filled Horn of Roland
The big sleep by Howard Hawks( Visual )

11 editions published between 1945 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 880 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Private detective Philip Marlowe is hired by a rich family. Before the complex case is over, he's seen murder, blackmail, and what might be love
House on Haunted Hill by William Castle( Visual )

27 editions published between 1958 and 2011 in English and held by 562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Millionaire Fredrick Loren and his fourth wife share a twisted relationship. Each has a reason for offering five strangers $10,000 if they can stay one night in their haunted house. When they accept the offer, the guests soon regret it
Don't bother to knock by Roy Baker( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A beautiful babysitter begins an affair with one of the guests in the hotel where she is a live-in babysitter. But when the child she cares for interrupts their lovemaking, the babysitter becomes a dangerous madwoman
Scarecrow( Visual )

5 editions published between 1972 and 2003 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a 17th century Massachusetts town, a scarecrow is magically transformed into a man and charged with the mission of destroying true love
The long night( Visual )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joe Adams, a factory worker trapped inside his third-floor apartment after gunning down a mysterious gentleman, reconstructs the events leading up to the shooting through an intricate series of flashbacks
One-eyed jacks by Marlon Brando( Visual )

8 editions published between 1961 and 2009 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ex-convict finds the partner who betrayed him is now a town sheriff with a wife and stepdaughter
Hammett by Wim Wenders( Visual )

4 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in German and English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dashiell Hammett has retired from his career as a Pinkerton detective to write fiction. An old friend calls, and Hammett becomes involved in a search for a missing girl in Chinatown
Phantom lady by Robert Siodmak( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unhappily married man spends the evening on a no-names basis with a woman he picks up at a bar. He later returns home, only to find the police in possession and his wife strangled. Every effort to establish his alibi fails; oddly, no one seems to remember seeing the phantom lady. In prison, the man gives up hope, but his secretary (secretly in love with him) doggedly follows evanescent clues through shadowy nocturnal streets. Will she be able to clear her employer in time?
Batman : The complete television series( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Wealthy entrepreneur Bruce Wayne and his ward Dick Grayson lead a double life: they are actually the crime-fighting duo Batman and Robin. A secret Batpole in the Wayne mansion leads to the Batcave, where Police Commissioner Gordon summons the Dynamic Duo on the Batphone with the latest emergency threatening Gotham City. Racing to the scene of the crime in the jet-powered Batmobile, Batman and Robin must (with the help of their trusty utility-belts) thwart the efforts of a rogues gallery of flamboyant arch-villains, including the Joker, the Penguin, the Riddler and the Catwoman"--Internet movie database
Star trek, the original series by Gene Roddenberry( Visual )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The spaceship U.S.S. Enterprise, with its 430 crew members captained by James T. Kirk, travels the universe "to boldly go where no man has gone before."
The man behind the gun Thunder over the plains ; Riding shotgun( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Tall Randolph Scott is every inch a hero in three bullet-laced westerns. The secessionist fervor of the 1850s comes to California, and undercover Army officer Scott aims to thwart the separatist passions in The man behind the gun. There's Thunder over the plains and lightning in Scott's holsters in the second film. He portrays an Army captain assigned to a lawless area of Texas after the Civil War. Next, Scott is Riding shotgun and heading into a whirlwind of trouble: a mob bent on vigilante justice wrongly suspects him of robbing a stagecoach. An action bull's-eye all the way!"--Container
Hellzapoppin' by H. C Potter( Visual )

10 editions published between 1941 and 2014 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Playing incompetent nitwits, Ole and Chic hire a producer to make a musical show at a fancy estate. What follows are non-stop zany gags and jokes when the producer takes on extracurricular activities by falling in love with the estate's wealthy girl. However he's encumbered by the girl's fiancé. A wild love triangle ensues, complicated by Chic's sister because a penniless Russian aristocrat mistakes her for the wealthy girl. Based on the hit Broadway play"--Container label
The great Northfield Minnesota raid by Philip Kaufman( Visual )

3 editions published between 1971 and 1992 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The two most famous bandits, Jesse James and Cole Younger, join forces in the most daring bank robbery in the history of the West
House on Haunted Hill Don't look in the basement( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

House on Haunted Hill: A homeowner offers five strangers ten thousand dollars if they can last out the night in his house
The Laurel and Hardy collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coffins go missing, and laughs go flying, when Laurel and Hardy find themselves part of Dante the Magician's 'Arabian Nights' stage show
3 Vincent Price greatest horror classics of all time( Visual )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dark crimes film noir thrillers( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blue dahlia: "A WWII veteran ... is accused of killing his unfaithful wife and races against time to find the real murderer with the help of a sympathetic stranger"--Container
 
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Shane
Alternative Names
Cook, Elisha

Elisha Cook

Elisha Cook Jr acteur américain

Elisha Cook, Jr Amerikaans acteur

Elisha Cook Jr amerikansk skådespelare

Elisha Cook Jr attore statunitense

Elisha Cook US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Кук, Элиша

اليشا كوك الابن

エリシャ・クック・Jr アメリカ合衆国の俳優

Languages
English (115)

German (10)

Spanish (2)

French (1)

Italian (1)

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