WorldCat Identities

Hernandez, Juano

Overview
Works: 89 works in 136 publications in 3 languages and 3,849 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Biography  Film and video adaptations  Fiction  Religious films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Juano Hernandez
Mickey Spillane's Kiss me deadly by Robert Aldrich ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1955 and 2011 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
While driving down a lonely road late one evening, Hammer picks up a beautiful blonde hitchhiker, dressed in nothing but a raincoat. At first, Hammer assumes that the incoherent girl is an escaped lunatic; his mind is changed for him when he and the girl are abducted by two thugs. The men torture the girl to death as the semiconscious Hammer watches helplessly. He himself escapes extermination when the murderers' car topples off a cliff and he is thrown clear. Seeking vengeance, Hammer tries to discover the secret behind the girl's murder
The pawnbroker by Sidney Lumet ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A long time ago, Sol Nazerman was a professor. He had a wife, children. Then the Germans came. Sol survived the concentration camp, his family did not. Now, as the pawnbroker in a shop owned by a racketeer, he grows increasingly bitter and callous, withdrawing still further from the world around him. His eager assistant Jesus looks to him as both a teacher and a father figure, but Sol eschews involvement or compassion. This detachment leads to a tragedy, which awakens Sol's humanity, wherein he can finally acknowledge his burden of grief and guilt
Sergeant Rutledge by John Ford ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A white officer serves as the defense counsel for an African-American "buffalo soldier" unjustly accused of rape & murder
Young man with a horn by Michael Curtiz ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A lonely little boy peeks into the window of a Skid Row dive. Mesmerized by the soaring magic played by a small jazz combo, he longs to create the same sounds. So with the guidance of a brilliant bluesman, the boy develops into a superb artist
Intruder in the dust ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1949 and 2011 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a small Mississippi town, only a young boy and an old woman stand between an innocent black man and a lynch mob
Adventures of a young man ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A coming of age story that chronicles a young man's experiences growing up in the North Woods in the early 20th century, leaving home, and serving in the Red Cross during World War I
Something of value ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the British East Africa country of Kenya, former childhood playmates Peter McKenzie and Kimani have maintained their deep friendship, even though they have a difference in race, class and tradition. Then the bloody Mau Mau spread violence and terror in an effort to sweep the British from the land, the uprising destroys their magnificent homeland. The men discover that even the strongest bond may be stronger than the beat of the drums or the crack of rifles and the cry for freedom
You are there ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The conquest of Mexico: November 11th, 1519. Hernan Cortes must decide whether to risk attempting to conquer Mexico by defeating Montezuma. He confers with and receives valuable advice from his slave Donna Marina and his captains before coming to a critical decision
The girl from Chicago ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young secret service agent falls in love with a schoolteacher in a small Mississippi town. Later in New York, he has to save her friend from the numbers racket and is accused of murder. Micheaux produced an earlier, silent version of this crime melodrama in 1926 under the title The spider's web
Mark of the hawk ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1957 and 2007 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Newly elected politician Obam is caught between the British government and the South African natives who want their land and lives returned to them. Facing increasingly hostile forces, Obam's motives are questioned by his own people and his brother Kanba, who is planning a revolt against the white-controlled system
Lenox Avenue the music of William Grant Still by William Grant Still ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ernest Hemingway's Adventures of a young man ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A coming of age story that chronicles a young man's experiences growing up in the North Woods in the early 20th century, leaving home, and serving in the Red Cross during World War I
The Sidney Poitier collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Edge of the city: If you need a job Charlie Malik can find a spot for you in the dockside railyards. All he needs in return is that you show up on time, work hard, and kick back part of your pay. Two New York City longshoremen, Axel Nordmann, an Army deserter, and Tommy Tyler, an easy-going freight car loader, join forces against a corrupt New York waterfront union official. The two share a bond that cuts across society's black/white divide. A patch of blue: Selena D'Arcy is accidentally blinded by her prostitute mother, Rose-Ann, at the age of five. For the next 13 years she is confined in the tiny Los Angeles apartment that they share with her grandfather. One afternoon at the local park, Selena meets Gordon Ralfe, an office worker whose kind treatment of her results in her falling in love with him, unaware that he is black. They continue to meet in the park every afternoon and he teaches her how to get along in the city. But when Rose-Ann learns of their relationship, she forbids Selena from having anything more to do with him. Selena continues to meet Gordon despite Rose-Ann's fury. Something of value: In the British East Africa country of Kenya, former childhood playmates Peter McKenzie and Kimani have maintained their deep friendship, even though they have a difference in race, class and tradition. Then the bloody Mau Mau spread violence and terror in an effort to sweep the British from the land, the uprising destroys their magnificent homeland. The men discover that even the strongest bond may be stronger than the beat of the drums or the crack of rifles and the cry for freedom. A warm December: Dr. Matt Younger and his daughter have arrived in London for a month long visit. They are there for dirt-bike racing competition and unexpectedly, the widowed Dr. Younger begins a new romance. His new love interest is the beautiful and playful Catherine who seems to enjoy eluding Dr. Younger as much as she enjoys eluding the mysterious men who are following her. Their romance develops gradually and Dr. Younger begins to understand what is going on with this charming woman and the complications she brings with her
Lying lips ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"After a nightclub singer is framed for murder and sent to prison, her detective boyfriend uncovers the real crooks"--Container
Rachel Cade ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"It's 1939, and World War II begins its carnage. But deep in the Belgian Congo, nurse Rachel Cade goes about the daily, desperate business of saving lives, barely touched by the world outside. Then an RAF pilot crash lands near the hospital, bringing with him the urgency of war ... and a love that will change Rachel's life forever"--Container
Kirk Douglas drama ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lust for life: Kirk Douglas gives a fierce portrayal as the artist torn between the joyous inspiration of his genius and the dark desperation of his tormented mind in this film about Vincent Van Gogh
Sergeant Rutledge (1960) by John Ford ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Young officer fights to save Negro Sergeant, on trial for murder and rape against colour prejudice, untill a last minute testimony reveals the killer
Mickey Spillane's Kiss me deadly ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1955 and 1997 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Private eye Mike Hammer tries to solve the mystery of a mounting series of murders connected with a deadly secret being sought by both the mob and government agents. Shot on location in Los Angeles, including a number of shots of Angels Flight
Rattennest ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1955 in German and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The breaking point ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1950 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Harry Morgan (Garfield), the owner of a charter boat who is having trouble making enough money to support his wife and daughters. When he accepts a charter to take a man named Hannagan (Dumke) and his girlfriend to Mexico to do some fishing, his client skips out without paying, leaving Morgan with Hannagan's girlfriend Lenora (Neal), and a docking fee he can't pay. In order to make enough money to get home, Morgan reluctantly agrees to smuggle Chinese people into the United States, but the Coast Guard finds out about it and impounds his boat. The situation becomes increasingly desperate for Morgan as a gang of crooks blackmails him and kills his first mate, forcing him into a fateful confrontation
 
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Alternative Names
Curley, Kid
Curley, Kid 1901-1970
Hernández, Jauno
Hernandez, Jauno 1901-1970
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