WorldCat Identities

Mockridge, Cyril J. (Cyril John) 1896-1979

Overview
Works: 245 works in 471 publications in 4 languages and 14,085 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Film and video adaptations  History  Comedy films  Western films  Romance films  Action and adventure films  Fiction  Juvenile works 
Roles: Composer, Author, Adapter, Musician, Arranger, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Cyril J Mockridge
Miracle on 34th Street by Edmund Gwenn( Visual )
14 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 2,516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kris Kringle takes a job at Macy's during the Christmas season. He works to bring some joy to the lives of Wood and her mother O'Hara, and a happy ending is there for all
The man who shot Liberty Valance by John Ford( Visual )
15 editions published between 1961 and 2007 in English and French and held by 1,599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of a man who becomes a legend and an important political figure by falsely claiming he shot a ruthless gunman
Desk set ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in English and held by 1,400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A classic Hepburn-Tracy romance, about the head of the research department at a TV network and an absent-minded computer genius
John Ford's My darling Clementine by John Ford( Visual )
18 editions published between 1946 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Classic John Ford western, set in Monument Valley, about Wyatt Earp in his Tombstone days and his relationship with the consumptive "Doc" Holliday. Culminates with the famous gunfight at the O.K. Corral
Ox-bow incident by William A Wellman( Visual )
6 editions published between 1942 and 2010 in English and held by 1,142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An angry mob kills a man after a popular rancher is murdered
Donovan's reef by John Ford( Visual )
6 editions published between 1983 and 2006 in English and held by 746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In "Donovan's Reef," John Wayne heads a group of high skilled professional game hunters in Africa who capture the ferocious big game with strong rope and cameras for zoos and circus attractions. In "Hatari," a straight-laced Bostonian comes searching for her father, a brawling ex-Navy man living on a South Pacific island
Stormy weather by Andrew L Stone( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dancing great Bill Williamson takes a look back on the beginnings of his career and his romance with fellow rising star Selina. Their romance is brief because Selina does not want to settle down. The movie includes an all-star show hosted by Cab Calloway
River of no return by Otto Preminger( Visual )
8 editions published between 1954 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Matt Calder (Mitchum), a widower, decides it's time to start a new life with his son, Mark (Rettig). After being robbed and pistol-whipped by gambler Harry Weston (Calhoun) and nursed back to health by Weston's fiancee, Kay (Monroe), Matt takes Mark and Kay on a ride down a roaring river, where they are at the mercy of wild animals and a lawless frontier
I was a male war bride by Howard Hawks( Visual )
8 editions published between 1949 and 2008 in English and French and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A French officer falls in love with a woman lieutenant and must cross dress in order to get into the United States
Cheaper by the dozen by Hilary Duff( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in the early 20th century, this classic family comedy follows the efforts of a husband and wife as they try to maintain control in a home with 12 children
Nightmare alley by William Lindsay Gresham( Visual )
7 editions published between 1947 and 2011 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stanton Carlisle is an ambitious carnie who plays scams alongside phony mentalist Zeena and her alcoholic husband Pete, working the crowd as Zeena pretends to read their minds. But Stan has no intention of staying with the carnival; he has his heart set on an upscale night club act
The littlest rebel ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Only a plea to President Lincoln can help when the father of a plantation girl is arrested and charged with espionage against the Yankees
John Ford's My darling Clementine ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1946 and 2014 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wyatt Earp is the sturdy lawman who sets about the task of shaping up the disorderly Arizona town of Tombstone, with the help of the boozy, tubercular gambler and gunman Doc Holliday. Though initially at cross-purposes, the pair ultimately team up to confront the violent Clanton gang
Many rivers to cross ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bushrod Gentry is a right restless man, a bullwhip-crackin', tough-brawlin' trapper passing through Barren River, Kentucky, and heading for the pelts and promise of the Northwest Territory. He'll never get there if Mary Stuart Cherne has her way. It's marryin' season, the preacher is making his annual visit to Barren River and Mary has her heart and rifle barrel set on buckskinned bachelor Bushrod
Will success spoil Rock Hunter? ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Adman Rockwell P. Hunter must come up with a new idea to propel him one more rung up the corporate ladder in this satire on Madison Avenue, television and the cult of the movie star
The frogmen ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this WWII adventure, a new commanding officer is sent to tighten the discipline of a group of Navy underwater demolition experts, a.k.a. frogmen
We're not married by Edmund Goulding( Visual )
4 editions published between 1952 and 2004 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A justice-of-the-peace learns, to his horror, that his license is invalid. He and his wife track down the five couples whom he has "married" to inform them and invites them to "renew" their vows. Couple 1 are an on-air radio team who would really love to do each other in. Couple 2 consist of a husband and contestant-happy wife. Couple 3 are a talkative couple who ran out of things to say to one another. Couple 4 consists of a millionaire and his money bilting bride. Couple 5 consists of a young GI and his pregnant bride
The solid gold Cadillac by Richard Quine( Visual )
4 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Laura Partridge, a small-time stockholder creates havoc at a board meeting, falls in love with the former chief executive officer, and wrests control of the corporation from its selfish, corrupt board of directors
As young as you feel ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Hodges works a hand press at a ACME Printing Company and is forced to retire when he turns sixty-five. When it is discovered that no one at the company knows the parent company's president, John decides to dye his hair and mustache, and gives a convincing impersonation to the executive officers to ignore the mandatory retirement clause. John soon finds himself giving a creditable speech on the dignity of man and gaining national attention to an outmoded retirement policy
Let's make it legal ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Miriam and her chronic-gambler husband, Hugh are at the end of their marriage. Barbara, the daughter of the couple, hopes to bring her parents back together again, a prospect made more difficult when Miriams' old flame, Victor, now a millionaire, arrives in town. Hugh tries to win back his soon-to-be ex-wife, but to no avail. Ultimately, Miriam must choose between the financially solvent Victor and the impishly irresponisible Hugh
 
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Alternative Names
Mockridge, C. J. 1896-1979
Mockridge, C. J. (Cyril John), 1896-1979
Mockridge, Cyril
Mockridge Cyril 1896-1979
Mockridge, Cyril J. 1896-1979
Mockridge, Cyril John
Mockridge, Cyril John 1896-1979
Languages
English (104)
French (7)
Spanish (1)
Italian (1)
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