WorldCat Identities

Johnson, Tor 1903-1971

Overview
Works: 45 works in 123 publications in 2 languages and 1,756 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Science fiction films  Low budget films  Horror films  B films  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Christmas films  Musical films  Romance films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Tor Johnson
 
Most widely held works by Tor Johnson
Plan 9 from outer space by Edward D Wood( Visual )

41 editions published between 1900 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 842 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plan 9 from outer space follows the alien-led zombie invasion as the aliens attempt, for the 9th time, to take over earth (79 min.). Flying saucers over Hollywood documents the creation of Ed Wood's cult classic (111 min.)
Bride of the monster( Visual )

15 editions published between 1955 and 2008 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mad scientest tries to harness atomic energy into the creation of super beings. Together with his sidekick slave, Lobo, he finds a willing bride for his monster in the person of a nosey girl reporter. Good eventually defeats evil in a hysterical chase through the marshes as the mad doctor is eaten alive by his own monster
Behind locked doors( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Private detective Ross Stewart checks himself into a mental hospital in an attempt to locate a corrupt judge hiding from justice. But before Stewart can reveal the truth his true identity is discovered and he becomes a victim of his own ruse
Night of the ghouls( Visual )

11 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Undercover ghostchaser Lt. Bradford investigates a mysterious medium, Dr. Acula, who, fleeces relatives of the dead, by faking to channel with the beyond. But beware - the night is alive with creatures such as the gigantic 400 lb. Lobo, Vampira-wannabe Sheila, the ever-clever psychic Criswell (whose predictions are always 100% wrong) and the irrepressible comedy of Kelton the Cop
The beast of Yucca Flats( Visual )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the H-Bomb explodes and the brain tissue of a noted scientist is destroyed by the shock waves, he becomes a crazed beast
The Lemon drop kid( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A racetrack betting tipster at a Florida racetrack offers some "good advice" and lives to regret it. It's his money or his life when mobster Moose Moran gives him until Christmas to make up a $10,000 error
Horror classics( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[The terror]: When a young officer in Napoleon's army gets separated from his regiment, he stumbles upon the ghoulish happenings at the mysterious Castle Von Leppe
The Ed Wood box( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legendary B-movie director, Edward D. Wood, Jr., assaulted audiences with a string of bizarre, no-budget fusions of horror, sci-fi, noir, and comedy. Films originally released between 1953 and 1996
Mystery science theater 3000( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mad scientist whose experiments with immortality accidentally produces mutants
The Ed Wood collection a salute to incompetence( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A police inspector investigates the suicide of a transvestite; a criminal blackmails a plastic surgeon into changing his face; a phony medium channels spirits for money; aliens resurrect the dead on Earth; newspaperwoman Janet Lawton investigates Dr. Vornoff's experiments with atomic energy; a gang of young girls goes on a crime spree dressed as men
Film noir the dark side of Hollywood( Visual )

in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features five film noir features, originally released 1943-1952
Horror classics. 50 movies( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of classic films featuring monsters, aliens, and the unknown
Rifftrax plan 9 from outer space( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Plan 9 from Outer Space is a movie that exceeds all expectations, a difficult task for a flick frequently dubbed "The worst movie of all time." Few films are more deserving of a hilarious, mocking commentary, and fortunately Mike Nelson, Kevin Murphy and Bill Corbett of RiffTrax.com and Mystery Science Theater 3000 rose to the occassion"--Container
Ed Wood collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains a collection of three classic Ed Wood productions: Jail bait (70 min.), Plan 9 from outer space (79 min.), and Night of the ghouls (69 min.). Includes original theatrical trailers for Plan 9 and Jail bait
An evening with Ed D. Wood, Jr( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of two films by by Ed. D. Wood, Jr. In Plan 9 from outer space, to stop Earth from creating a doomsday bomb, aliens arrive and resurrect the dead who wreak havoc. In Glen or Glenda, a psychiatrist tells two stories: one of a transvestite (Glen or Glenda), the other of a pseudo-hermaphrodite (Alan or Anne). The film is a docudrama about cross-dressing and transsexuality, and is semi-autobiographical in nature
The Bela Lugosi box( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bride of the monster: A mad scientist is determined to turn his victims into super-strong giants using atomic energy
RiffTrax live! Plan 9 from outer space( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mike Nelson, Kevin Murphy and BIll Corbett are live at the Belcourt Theater in Nashville as they riff along to Ed Wood's classic B-movie Plan 9 from outer space
Incredible monsters( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features 11 monster movies
Dr. Cadman's secret( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Cadman tires to cure his cataleptic wife by experimenting on people provided by Otto the gypsy. The lobotomy victims are kept in the basement
Mystery science theater 3000( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Get ready for more Mystery Science Theater 3000! Direct from the Satellite of Love, Joel, Mike, and 'bots Tom Servo and Crow T. Robot turn bad movies into good with their relentless quips, one-liners and gags
 
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Alternative Names
Johnson, Thor 1902-1971

Swedish Angel 1903-1971

Tor Johnson attore e wrestler svedese

Tor Johnson schwedischer Wrestler und Schauspieler

Tor Johnson svensk skodespelar

Tor Johnson svensk skuespiller

Tor Johnson Wrestler, actor

Тор Джонсон

تور جونسون

Languages
English (94)

German (1)

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