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Saxon, John 1935-

Overview
Works: 313 works in 648 publications in 9 languages and 9,411 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Military history  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Film sequels 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Originator, Artist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by John Saxon
Enter the dragon by Robert Clouse ( Visual )
72 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,822 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lee goes to the island fortress of a criminal warlord, who carries on his opium smuggling and prostitution activities under the disguise of a martial arts academy
A nightmare on Elm Street by Wes Craven ( Visual )
51 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in 8 languages and held by 1,442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When her best friend Tina is brutally murdered, teenager Nancy suspects the killer isn't Tina's boyfriend but rather a much more horrifying figure from her dreams. Convinced that this vicious murderer is stalking her friends and killing them as they sleep, Nancy enters a desperate race against time to bring him out of her dream world and stop the bloodbath...before she falls asleep and becomes his next victim
Joe Kidd by John Sturges ( Visual )
31 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Joe Kidd, which concerns a land war in New Mexico at the turn of the century, marks Clint Eastwood at the top of his form as a western hero. Like a very classic western, it has gunfights, conflicts, and a slambang finale which has a locomotive being driven through a saloon where the bad guys are hiding
The unforgiven by John Huston ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1960 and 2012 in English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A mysterious stranger enters a Texas town on horseback, proceeding to cause a mini-war. There is already conflict between the white settlers and the local Kiowa Indian nation, but the discovery of the tru ancestry of an adopted child among the white population threatens to throw the situation truly out of control
Wes Craven's New nightmare by Wes Craven ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The cast of the original "Nightmare on Elm Street" find themselves terrorized by the fantasies they created in the previous movies
Clint Eastwood ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
High plains drifter: When "The Stranger" rides into the sin-ridden town of Lago, bullets fly as he battles three ruthless gunmen in a pulse-pounding shoot-'em-up
A nightmare on Elm Street ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The last of the Elm Street kids are now at a psychiatric ward where Freddy haunts their dreams with unspeakable horrors. Their only hope is dream researcher and fellow survivor Nancy Thompson, who helps them battle the supernatural psycho on his own hellish turf"--Container
House made of dawn ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An outcast native American and World War II veteran who experiences mystical visions of his ancestors must search for himself
Once an eagle ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The epic story of America in the 20th century, told through the lives of two career soldiers, spanning both World Wars. Sam Damon is a courageous and compassionate man who finds his calling leading his men in war and in peacetime. Courtney Massengale, on the other hand, is a ruthless achiever who will let nothing stand in his way to the top. In the late days of World War I, Damon and Massengale become friends, but as events unfold, the vast difference in their personalities leads to a face-off in a life and death struggle of good and evil
Black Christmas by Bob Clark ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1974 and 2008 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The college town of Bedford is receiving an unwelcome guest this Christmas. As the residents of sorority house Pi Kappa Sig prepare for the festive season, a demonic stranger begins to stalk the house. A series of grisly obscene phone calls begins to plague the residents and soon they will each meet their fate at the hands of the psychotic intruder. As the police trace the calls, they soon discover that nothing is as it seems. "Black Christmas predates Halloween by four years and its director, Bob Clark, is now widely acknowledged as the inventor of the modern slasher film"--Container
A nightmare on Elm Street 1-4 by Robert Englund ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The dream master (1988, 99 min.): Killer Freddie Krueger faces a new adversary. As her friends succumb one by one to Freddy's wrath, telepathically gifted Kristen embarks on a mission to destroy the satanic dream stalker and release the tortured souls of his victims once and for all
Portrait in black Madame X ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Portrait in black: An adulterous couple conspire to kill the woman's tyrannical husband. Then an anonymous letter arrives advising them that someone knows their secret and their new life together begins unraveling
The Cardinal by Otto Preminger ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1963 and 2003 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the career of a parish priest and his rise to the upper levels of the Roman Catholic Church hierarchy
God's ears ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A mildly autistic man and a dancer form a friendship that helps them better understand the world that appears to have left them both behind. After crossing paths seemingly by chance, Noah and Alexia take a journey that forces them both out of their comfort zones and challenges their perceptions of love
Dynasty ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Greed. Seduction. Betrayal. Revenge. Dynasty has it all and more! The formidable Alexis descends on the Carringtons like a force of nature, while the devious Sammy Jo wreaks her own brand of havoc on her new family ... Decadence has never been this much fun."--Container
Tai chi the empowering workout ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The purpose of this program is to simplify and clarify the mentaland physical dynamics that empower Tai Chi movements
Battle beyond the stars ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in English and French and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Seven mercenaries are recruited from throughout the galaxy to save a peaceful planet from the threat of an evil tyrant bent on dominating the entire universe. Among them are a lizard-like humanoid, a space cowboy, a female warrior, and a brooding killer-for-hire
Pitcher and the pin-up ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Danny Foster has a mean fastball and dreams of making it to the majors. When his childhood best friend becomes a too-hot-to-handle Playmate of the Year, Danny may have to risk it all to win her heart
Marlon Brando 4-movie collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The night of the following day: Professional criminals successfully kidnap a young girl from her wealthy family, but their plans become undone as they realize there is no trust between them
Tenebrae ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1982 and 2008 in English and Italian and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A novelist arrives in Rome only to find somebody using his novels as the inspiration for murder. He finds himself the subject of death threats. As the death toll mounts, the writer finds himself more closely linked to the police investigation
 
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Alternative Names
Orrico, Carmen
Orrico, Carmine 1935-
Orrico, Carmine, 1936-
Languages
English (167)
French (19)
Spanish (12)
Chinese (3)
Multiple languages (3)
German (2)
Japanese (1)
Italian (1)
Quechua (1)
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