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

Overview
Works: 197 works in 429 publications in 8 languages and 11,259 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Comedy films  Western films  Romance films  Action and adventure films  Christmas films  Juvenile works  Fiction 
Roles: Composer, Adapter, 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 George Seaton ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The real Santa is hired by Macy's to play the department store's Santa in the Thanksgiving Day parade, but has to prove in court that he is who he says he is
The man who shot Liberty Valance by John Ford ( Visual )
26 editions published between 1961 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,552 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 (Liberty Valance)
Desk set ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 1,385 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 )
27 editions published between 1946 and 2007 in 6 languages and held by 1,328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A melodrama which tells of the adventures of Wyatt Earp as marshall of Tombstone, Ariz., and friend, Doc Holliday. The shoot-out at the O.K. Corral leads to the defeat of the Clanton gang
Ox-bow incident by William A Wellman ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1942 and 2010 in English and held by 1,123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An angry mob kills a man after a popular rancher is murdered
Donovan's reef by John Ford ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in English and held by 698 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
I was a male war bride by Howard Hawks ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1949 and 2008 in English and French and held by 459 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 ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Classic comedy based on the autobiographical novel by Frank Gilbreth Jr. and Ernestine Gilbreth Carey. Clifton Webb stars as Frank Bunker Gilbreth, a turn-of-the-century efficiency expert who tries to apply his exacting work standards to raising his children - all 12 of them
Nightmare alley by William Lindsay Gresham ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1947 and 2011 in English and held by 359 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
River of no return by Otto Preminger ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1954 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dance hall singer and widowed farmer both become victims of a treacherous gambler. Abandoned in the Northwest wilderness, Kay, Matt and Mattâ‚‚s young son face Indian attacks and a dangerous journey down a raging river. Fighting for survival and justice, Kay and Matt form an unexpected bond
Will success spoil Rock Hunter? ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 197 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
Many rivers to cross by Roy Rowocid ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in French and English and held by 192 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
The frogmen ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 159 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 )
6 editions published between 1952 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 141 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 134 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 118 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 116 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
You're in the Navy now ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lieutenant John Harkness is given a command of his own ship, but the thing is that he is never commanded a vessel ship before and all his crew is new. The only good thing about this situation is that only two old deck hands know how to operate the boat
Love nest ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jim Scott is an aspiring writer who, together with wife Connie, move into the basement of the apartment building that they have bought. Jim's hope to make a profit are thwarted by the everyday travails of maintaining the building and taking care of the needs of their tenants. Charming con artist Charley targets Eadie as his latest victim and when he is finally caught, he generously offers to tell his story to Jim, thereby launching Jim's career in earnest
How to marry a millionaire by Jean Negulesco ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1953 and 2001 in English and German and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three women rent an expensive New York penthouse apartment in the hopes of catching rich husbands
 
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Alternative Names
Mockridge, C. J. (Cyril John), 1896-1979
Mockridge, Cyril
Mockridge, Cyril 1896-1979
Mockridge, Cyril John
Mockridge, Cyril John 1896-1979
Languages
English (108)
French (11)
Spanish (11)
German (7)
Multiple languages (2)
Italian (1)
Arabic (1)
Dutch (1)
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