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Saxon, John 1935-

Overview
Works: 343 works in 684 publications in 8 languages and 9,835 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Military history  Fiction  Film sequels  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Originator, Artist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about John Saxon
 
Most widely held works by John Saxon
Enter the dragon by Robert Clouse( Visual )
58 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,832 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lee goes to the island of a warlord of crime, Han, who carries on his opium smuggling and prostitution activities under the disguise of a martial arts academy. Determined to avenge the death of his sister, Lee penetrates Han's stronghold and enters a brutal martial arts tournament Hans is staging
A nightmare on Elm Street by Wes Craven( Visual )
39 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,371 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 )
30 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 560 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
Wes Craven's New nightmare by Wes Craven( Visual )
8 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Freddy's back and scarier than ever! Reuniting the stars from the original "nightmare", this terrifying tale follows him as he slashes his way through the silver screen
The unforgiven by John Huston( Visual )
5 editions published between 1960 and 2012 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Legendary director John Huston is "at the top of his form" (Time) with this "powerful, exciting" (The Film Daily) tale of forbidden love set against America's most rugged and ruthless frontier. Starring Burt Lancaster, Audrey Hepburn and Lillian Gish, and featuring a script by Ben Maddow (The Way West), The Unforgiven is a "tough Texas saga filled with pride, prejudice and passion" (Video Movie Guide)! Indian by birth, but secretly adopted by whites, Rachel Zachary (Hepburn) soon becomes the target of lawless racism and brutality when her true identity is revealed. The Indians want her back, the local whites want her dead, and her only hope for survival is a man (Lancaster) who must face the most terrifying fight of his life to save the woman he loves!" -- Case-slip
Clint Eastwood ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two mules for Sister Sara: A hard-hitting drifter and an unusual nun set off on an action-packed adventure when they join a band of freedom fighters in their mission to capture a well-protected enemy garrison
A nightmare on Elm Street ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Killer Freddie Krueger is back for fresh victims. The last of the Elm Street kids are now at a psychiatric ward where Freddy haunts their dreams with horror. Their only hope is dream researcher and fellow survivor Nancy Thompson who helps them battle the psycho on his own hellish turf
Once an eagle ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 212 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 211 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
House made of dawn by screenplay by N. Scott Momaday and Richardson Morse Produced and directed by Richardson Morse( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An outcast native American and World War II veteran who experiences mystical visions of his ancestors must search for himself
A nightmare on Elm Street 1-4 by Robert Englund( Visual )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 190 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 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Madame X: A woman is blackmailed by her mother-in-law into leaving her politician husband and their baby. Twenty years later, she finds herself on trial for murder where she is defended by her own son
Dynasty ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 158 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
The Cardinal by Otto Preminger( Visual )
4 editions published between 1963 and 2003 in English and held by 152 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 147 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
Tai chi the empowering workout ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The purpose of this program is to simplify and clarify the mentaland physical dynamics that empower Tai Chi movements
Pitcher and the pin-up ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 132 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
Battle beyond the stars ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in English and held by 130 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
Marlon Brando 4-movie collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The ugly American: As a compassionate American Ambassador to the strife-torn Southeast Asian nation of Sarkhan, Brando tries to keep Communists in the North from overrunning the weakened democracy in the South by making sure a vital road into the country's inaccessible interior goes through
Tenebrae ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1982 and 2008 in English and Italian and held by 119 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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Orrico, Carmen
Orrico, Carmine 1935-
Orrico, Carmine 1936-
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