WorldCat Identities

Cook, Elisha Jr

Works: 122 works in 254 publications in 3 languages and 8,477 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Film noir  Western films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Romance films  Gangster films  Historical films  Crime films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Elisha Cook
Most widely held works by Elisha Cook
Shane by Oliver Sacks( Visual )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in English and held by 1,953 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A drifter and retired gunfighter assists a homestead family terrorized by an aging cattleman and his hired gun
The killing by Stanley Kubrick( Visual )

17 editions published between 1956 and 2016 in English and German and held by 1,334 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 )

12 editions published between 1941 and 2010 in English and German and held by 1,242 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 )

8 editions published between 1946 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 914 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 Malone( Visual )

29 editions published between 1958 and 2011 in English and held by 567 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
Scarecrow by Walter De la Mare( Visual )

5 editions published between 1972 and 2003 in English and held by 310 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
Don't bother to knock by Roy Baker( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 309 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
The long night( Visual )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 235 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 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two criminals rob a bank. One escapes, the other is captured by police. Eventually one criminal becomes a sheriff in Monterey; the other, after having been jailed in a brutal Mexican prison for five years, comes looking for revenge
Hammett by Wim Wenders( Visual )

4 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in German and English and held by 152 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
Batman : The complete television series( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 122 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
Phantom lady by Robert Siodmak( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in English and held by 99 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?
Star trek, the original series( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captain Kirk and the crew of the Starship Enterprise explore space and defend the United Federation of Planets
Hellzapoppin' by H. C Potter( Visual )

11 editions published between 1941 and 2014 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A screwball comedy about a rich girl in love with a poor boy who stages a charity show for her, while his friends Olsen and Johnson think they can save him from her by lousing it up
The man behind the gun ; Thunder over the plains ; Riding shotgun( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 73 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
House on Haunted Hill ; and, Last man on Earth( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The last man on Earth: The only survivor of a world-wide plague that wipes out the entire population fights for his life when the victims come back to life from their graves, thirsting for his blood
The great Northfield Minnesota raid by Philip Kaufman( Visual )

3 editions published between 1971 and 1992 in English and held by 59 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 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don't look in the basement: Nurse Charlotte Beale arrives at the Stephens Sanitarium to discover that Dr. Stephens has murdered one of his patients
The Laurel and Hardy collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 53 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
The great Gatsby by Baz Luhrmann( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Great Gatsby follows viable writer Nick Carraway as he leaves the Midwest and comes to New York City in the spring of 1922. Chasing his own American dream, Nick lands next door to Jay Gatsby, and across the bay from his cousin, Daisy, and her husband, Tom Buchanan. Nick is drawn into the captivating world of the rich and their loves and deceits. As he bears witness, he pens a tale of impossible love, incorruptible dreams, and tragedy, and holds a mirror to our own modern times and struggles
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Alternative Names
Cook, Elisa 1903–1995

Cook, Elisha

Cook, Elisha 1903–1995

Cook Vanslyck, Elisha, Jr. 1903–1995

Elisha Cook

Elisha Cook Jr acteur américain

Elisha Cook, Jr. actor estadounidense

Elisha Cook, Jr Amerikaans acteur

Elisha Cook Jr amerikansk skådespelare

Elisha Cook Jr attore statunitense

Elisha Cook Jr. yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

Elisha Cook US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Кук, Элиша

اليشا كوك الابن

اليشا كوك الابن ممثل أمريكي

الیشا کوک جونیور بازیگر آمریکایی

エリシャ・クック・Jr アメリカ合衆国の俳優


English (119)

German (4)

Spanish (2)

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