WorldCat Identities

Schuck, John 1940-

Overview
Works: 90 works in 190 publications in 3 languages and 7,539 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Science fiction films  Television adaptations  Television mini-series  Biographical television programs  Historical television programs  Western films  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about John Schuck
 
Most widely held works by John Schuck
Roots by Jawanza Kunjufu( Visual )

11 editions published between 1981 and 2016 in English and held by 2,885 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adaptation of Alex Haley's "Roots", in which Haley traces his African American family's history from the mid-18th century to the Reconstruction era
McCabe & Mrs. Miller by Robert Altman( Visual )

13 editions published between 1971 and 2016 in English and German and held by 1,313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charismatic but dumb John McCabe arrives in a turn-of-the-century Pacific Northwest town to set up a whorehouse/tavern. Shrewd Mrs. Miller, a professional madam, arrives soon after construction begins. She offers to help McCabe run his business and the whorehouse thrives. McCabe and Mrs. Miller draw closer, despite their conflicting intelligences and philosophies. Soon, however, the mining deposits in the town attract the attention of a major corporation, which wants to buy out McCabe along with the rest. His decision has major repercussions for him, Mrs. Miller, and the town
Thieves like us by Robert Altman( Visual )

32 editions published between 1973 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two convicts break out of Mississippi State Penitentiary in 1936 to join a third on a long spree of bank robbing. The youngest of the gang falls in love with a girl he has met at their hideout. Their last robbery in Yazoo City goes bad and all three become notorious men, who are wanted by the law
Star trek IV : the voyage home by Leonard Nimoy( Visual )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2017 in English and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Branded as fugitives by the very Federation they swore to protect, the crew of the U.S.S. Enterprise dutifully returns to Earth to face charges for crimes committed in the course of rescuing a resurrected Spock. But en route, it is learned that the Earth is being ravaged by a strange alien probe demanding a response from a life form that no longer exists
The trial of Old Drum by Ralph Gaby Wilson( Visual )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charlie's best friend is a good old dog named Old Drum. But Old Drum faces the challenge of his life: being accussed of attacking a local farmer's sheep. While his canine pal sits in jail awaiting his trail date, Charlie must gather evidence and witnesses to convince the community of Old Drum's innocence
Roots( Visual )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legacy of Roots, part two. Alex Haley interview episode from the "Talking with David Frost" series -- The struggle to make "Roots"--Connecting with the past -- Levar Burton's original screen test
Pontiac moon by Peter Medac( Visual )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the summer of 1969, a whole nation awaited the Apollo XI mission to the moon. Science teacher Washington Bellamy and his son undertake a fantastic journey of their own. Their goal: to match the mileage from the Earth to the moon in Washington's 1949 Pontiac Chief. If Washington's calcuations are correct, they will arrive at the Spires of the Moon National Park just as the astronauts land on the moon
Rodgers & Hammerstein's South Pacific : in concert from Carnegie Hall by Richard Rodgers( Recording )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brewster McCloud by Robert Altman( Visual )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From his aerie high within the Houston Astrodome, with help from his offbeat friends, a boy is going to learn to fly with his homemade wings. Expect a miracle from young Brewster McCloud. Director Robert Altman (MASH, Nashville, Gosford Park) weaves an offbeat tale of young McCloud (Bud Cort--Harold and Maude) who lives in an abandoned bomb shelter inside the dome and studies the flight of his pet birds. He's helped in his quest by the seraphic Louise (Sally Kellerman), thwarted by Daphne Heap (Margaret Hamilton--The Wicked Witch of the West from The Wizard of Oz) and seduced by Suzanne (Shelley Duvall). But when murder victims start to appear--covered in telltale bird droppings--this story of a quirky young man with a dream to break free takes an ominous turn
Star Trek VI : the undiscovered country by Nicholas Meyer( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a lunar cataclysm brings the Klingon Empire to its knees, the foreign concept of peace with the Federation may be finally within reach, but ironically, it is Kirk who is the first emissary to broker that peace, but Kirk and his crew are implicated in the brutal assassination of a Klingon diplomat, bringing both worlds to the brink of full-scale war
Annie : the Broadway musical : world premiere complete recording( Recording )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Matilda ; The new adventures of Pippi Longstocking( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The new adventures of Pippi Longstocking: While Pippi is sailing with her sea captain father, she is suddenly washed overboard and lost in a fierce storm. Pippi eventually drifts ashore to a small coastal town where she sets up house in an ancient vacated mansion. There, with her horse and monkey, Pippi begins a new life without any adult supervision
McMillan & wife( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

TV's favourite husband and wife detective duo take on crooks and murderers in the captivating complete third season of MCMillan & wife. He may be a top ranking official in charge of the safety of one of America's largest cities, but she's the housewife with more than a few case-solving tricks up her sleeve. Full of action, mystery with a light comic touch, this classic hit detective series stars Rock Hudson and Susan Saint James
McMillan & wife( Visual )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

San Francisco Police Commissioner Stuart McMillan solves the cities toughest crimes, despite facing some setbacks from his wife Sally, crazy housekeeper Mildred, and his slow-witted Sergeant Charlie Enright
Annie : the Broadway musical : 30th anniversary production cast recording by Charles Strouse( Recording )

2 editions published in 2010 in Undetermined and English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

McMillan & wife( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

San Francisco Police Commissioner Stuart McMillan solves the cities toughest crimes, despite facing some setbacks from his wife Sally, crazy housekeeper Mildred, and his slow-witted Sergeant Charlie Enright
McMillan & wife( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

San Francisco Police Commissioner Stuart McMillan solves the cities toughest crimes, despite facing some setbacks from his wife Sally, crazy housekeeper Mildred, and his slow-witted Sergeant Charlie Enright
Roots( Visual )

2 editions published in 1992 in Spanish and English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fourth episode of an adaption of Alex Haley's Roots, in which he traces his family's history from the mid-18th century when one of his ancestors, Kunta Kinte, was captured and sold into slavery. The series follows the struggle for freedom which began with the young man's abduction and was continued by his descendants. Kunta Kinte's daughter Kizzy is sold at age 16 to a new "Master" and bears his son, who grows up to become the fun-loving Chicken George. Kizzy, who has a strong resolve to keep her heritage alive, returns to her birthplace and learns of her parents' fates
Roots( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adaptation of Alex Haley's "Roots", in which Haley traces his African American family's history from the mid-18th century to the Reconstruction era
Roots( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adaptation of Alex Haley's "Roots", in which Haley traces his African American family's history from the mid-18th century to the Reconstruction era
 
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Alternative Names
John Schuck acteur américain

John Schuck actor estadounidense

John Schuck Amerikaans filmacteur

John Schuck attore statunitense

John Schuck US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Schuck, Conrad John

Schuck, Conrad John 1940-

Джон Шак

جان اسچاک بازیگر آمریکایی

ジョン・シュック

Languages
English (87)

German (10)

Spanish (1)

Covers
Thieves like usThe trial of Old DrumPontiac moonMatilda ; The new adventures of Pippi Longstocking