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Stone, John 1888-1961

Overview
Works: 57 works in 78 publications in 2 languages and 3,010 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Detective and mystery films  Film adaptations  Silent films  Musical films  Comedy films  Historical films  Western films  History  Horror films 
Roles: Producer, Author of screenplay, Author, Adapter, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about John Stone
Publications by John Stone
Publications by John Stone, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about John Stone
 
Most widely held works by John Stone
Baby, take a bow ( visu )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 367 libraries worldwide
A little girl helps her father accused of theft by finding the real crook
Charlie Chan in Paris ( visu )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 350 libraries worldwide
"Chan battles an entire conspiracy filled with multiple murders - wherein the prime suspect seems to have committed crimes in three places at once"--Container
Charlie Chan in London ( visu )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 350 libraries worldwide
"To investigate a young woman's claim that her brother has been framed for murder, Chan invites himself to a stately English manor, where guests gathering for a fox hunt unwittingly harbor the real killer!"--Container
Charlie Chan in Shanghai ( visu )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 346 libraries worldwide
"Chan visits the country of his honorable ancestors only to encounter a murder and an opium ring"--Container
Faust : eine deutsche Volkssage by F. W Murnau( visu )
4 editions published between 1926 and 2015 in German and English and held by 287 libraries worldwide
Dr. Faust sells his soul to Mephistopheles in exchange for scientific knowledge and perfect happiness
Charlie Chan in Honolulu by 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment( visu )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 206 libraries worldwide
A murder mystery about a ship bound for San Francisco that takes a murderous detour to Hawaii. As the incomparable investigator awaits the birth of his number-one grandchild, his own scheming sons try to fill their father's shoes by solving a high-seas murder mystery on their own. But when a second victim is found strangled, it's up to Chan to tie up the boat-- and eventually the murder case
Charlie Chan in city in darkness ( visu )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 203 libraries worldwide
When Chan heads to Paris for a reunion with his WWI buddies, he finds the City of Light plunged into darkness, as Europe teeters on the brink of war. But when Chan stumbles on an evil spy ring that's selling arms to Germany, the intrepid detective is determined to shed the light of justice onto evil's darkest and most dangerous enterprise
Charlie Chan in Reno by 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment( visu )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 201 libraries worldwide
In Reno, if love hurts, divorce can be murder. When Charlie Chan sets out to solve the murder of an unhappily married socialite, he soon discovers that "til death do us part" can be a deadly vow to break. As the legendary detective squares off against desperate divorcées, murderous mistresses and blackhearted blackmailers, he quickly begins to suspect that when it comes to America's divorce capital, "happily ever after" may be the greatest casualty of all
Mr. Moto in Danger Island ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 128 libraries worldwide
Danger has a special sparkle when Mr. Moto heads to Puerto Rico to put a stop to the glut of contraband diamonds that are flooding the world's jewel market
Mr. Moto's gamble ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 117 libraries worldwide
Mr. Moto comes out fighting when a brutal boxing match turns into cold-blooded murder. Assisted by detective-in-training Lee Chan, Moto sets out to track down the killer based on a single ominous clue: a poisoned boxing glove
Hangman's house ( visu )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 107 libraries worldwide
Hangman's house: Before he dies, a father tries to marry off his daughter to a man she despises. Meanwhile, the exiled patriot Hogan returns to Ireland to kill the man responsible for his sister's suicide-- her fiance. 3 bad men: A young woman and her father travel west with a wagon train. After her father is murdered, she enlists the help of three outlaws to finish his dream of participating in the land rush
Hangman's house ; 3 bad men ( visu )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 51 libraries worldwide
3 bad men: When a trio of bandits discovers a young woman (Olive Borden) whose father was murdered by a ruthless gang, the "Three Bad Men" go from being partners in crime to comrades in chivalry
Charlie Chan's secret ( visu )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 51 libraries worldwide
Bodies go bump in the night when the corpse of a murdered heir turns up at a seance. Who did it? The psychic? The caretaker of a gloomy mansion? One of the family? The butler? The killer is very clever, but with Charlie on the case they don't stand a ghost of a chance
Charlie Chan at the opera ( visu )
3 editions published between 1936 and 2006 in English and held by 47 libraries worldwide
Charlie Chan investigates two murders on the opening night of an opera. The prime suspect is the husband of the star of the opera, himself a talented singer who recently escaped from the insane asylum where he had suffered from amnesia for years
Charlie Chan ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
The black camel: When beautiful starlet Shelah Fane is murdered in Hawaii, suspicion points to a psychic advisor with a spirited nature. But when Chan uncovers a link to the unsolved murder of screen heartthrob Denny Mayo, the Chinese supersleuth soon discovers that, in Hollywood, fame can be murder
Shirley Temple America's sweetheart collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 34 libraries worldwide
Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm: A talent scout believes that little Rebecca could be the next big thing on radio and tries to get her on the air
Charlie Chan at the circus ( visu )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
Chan takes his entire family (all thirteen) including honourable wife to the circus. The owner has sent for him because he has been receiving threatening letters and asks Chan to investigate. As Chan begins he is wrapped up in all the circus acts, including dancing midgets, trapeze performers, a pretty contortionist and a mad ape. As usual in all the Chan films an attempt is made on his life, this time a poisonous cobra before Chan cracks the case with the help of a besotted number one son. As Chan says "free tickets to circus like gold ring on merry-go-round - make enjoyment double."
Charlie Chan at Monte Carlo ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
A vacation at the Riviera turns into a murder investigation when a casino messanger ends up dead -- and $1,000,000 ends up missing! Includes bonus movie Behind that Curtain
Faust : eine deutsche Volkssage ( visu )
1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Dr. Faust sells his soul to Mephistopheles in exchange for scientific knowledge and perfect happiness
The great K & A train robbery ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
A mysterious masked outlaw boards a train on the K & A Railroad. But this isn't the man behind the recent wave of unsolved train robberies. Its detective Tom Gordon, and he's out to catch the real culprit. He's got a pretty good idea who it is -- and the railroad president's beautiful daughter has a pretty good idea that this is no ordinary masked outlaw
 
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Alternative Names
John Stone Amerikaans scenarioschrijver (1888-1961)
John Stone producteur de cinéma américain
John Stone produttore cinematografico statunitense
John Stone US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent und Drehbuchautor
Strumwasser, Jack 1888-1961
Strumwasser, John 1888-1961
Sturmwasser, Jack 1888-1961
جان استون فیلمنامه‌نویس و تهیه‌کننده آمریکایی
Languages
English (36)
German (2)
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