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Stone, John 1888-1961

Overview
Works: 55 works in 94 publications in 2 languages and 3,042 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Detective and mystery films  Film adaptations  Musical films  Comedy films  Silent films  Educational films  Internet videos  Western films  History 
Roles: Producer, Author of screenplay, Writer of accompanying material, Scenarist, Adapter, Author
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 by Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment( visu )
6 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and held by 361 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 357 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 )
3 editions published between 1935 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 356 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 354 libraries worldwide
"Chan visits the country of his honorable ancestors, only to encounter a murder and opium ring"--Container
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 Reno by 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment( visu )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 203 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
Charlie Chan in city in darkness ( visu )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 200 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
Mr. Moto in Danger Island ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 123 libraries worldwide
Home use only
Mr. Moto's gamble ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 113 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 by John Ford( visu )
4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 110 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 52 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
Warner Oland is Charlie Chan. [Cinema Classics collection] ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 50 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
Charlie Chan's secret ( visu )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 47 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 43 libraries worldwide
Boris Karloff (The Mummy) stars as the menacing Gravelle who has recently escaped from The Rockland State Sanatorium and is acting the part of mephisto in the Opera 'Carnival' he is suspected of killing his wife and her lover, as usual Chan is brought in and has to work with the police and his Number One son (Keye Luke) to solve the case but is Gravelle really the killer or is there something far more sinister going on
Shirley Temple America's sweetheart collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 35 libraries worldwide
Baby takes a bow: A little girl helps her father accused of theft by finding the real crook
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 )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
A vacation on the Riviera turns into a long-shot murder investigation for Charlie Chan and his Number One Son when a casino messenger ends up dead-- and $1,000,000 winds up missing. But when Chan uncovers a nefarious blackmail plot, along with a second murder victim, he begins to suspect that in Monte Carlo lady luck can be a real killer. Warner Oland's last appearance as Charlie Chan
Three bad men ( visu )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 15 libraries worldwide
"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."
A close call for Boston Blackie ( visu )
2 editions published between 1946 and 2012 in No Linguistic Content and English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
In another of his unusual and fascinating capers, Boston Blackie gets entangled with a former girlfriend, the murder of her husband, and a possible kidnap-extortion plot! His sidekick, The Runt is there when Gerry Peyton, Blackie's former flame, shows up with her baby, asking the two to protect the baby from her recently paroled husband. The Runt takes the baby, Blackie takes on the husband, and the chase is on, with Inspector Farraday and Sergeant Matthews at their heels
Faust by F. W Murnau( visu )
3 editions published between 1926 and 2005 in German and English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Dr. Faust sells his soul to Mephistopheles in exchange for scientific knowledge and perfect happiness
 
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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 (44)
German (2)
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