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King, Henry 1886-1982

Overview
Works: 308 works in 1,115 publications in 6 languages and 16,145 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Musical films  Action and adventure films  War films  Historical films  Romance films  Religious films  Western films 
Roles: Director, Actor, Commentator, Author, Producer, Speaker, Author of screenplay, Adapter, Performer, Film editor, fmd, Restager, Scenarist, Other, dir, Creator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Henry King
Publications by Henry King
Publications by Henry King, published posthumously.
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Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel by Richard Rodgers( visu )
77 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,118 libraries worldwide
Billy Bigelow , a smooth-talking carny man, falls in love with a millworker. Tragedy strikes these star-crossed lovers and their journey is not easy
Twelve o'clock high by Henry King( visu )
55 editions published between 1949 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 1,897 libraries worldwide
The commander of a U.S. bomber unit in Britain during World War II begins to crack under the strain
Ernest Hemingway's The snows of Kilimanjaro by Ernest Hemingway( visu )
101 editions published between 1952 and 2014 in English and French and held by 1,756 libraries worldwide
A drama about a successful but disillusioned writer who, near death from a hunting wound in Africa, reviews his amorous intrigues and his experiences as hunter and world traveler
Franz Werfel's The song of Bernadette by Henry King( visu )
49 editions published between 1943 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,236 libraries worldwide
Church and state officials persecute a simple peasant girl who claims to have seen a vision of "a beautiful lady" at the site of what becomes the Shrine of Lourdes
Love is a many-splendored thing by Henry King( visu )
51 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,013 libraries worldwide
A widowed Eurasian doctor and an American war correspondent stationed in Hong Kong begin an intensely passionate affair, but when the journalist is transferred to Korea where war has broken out, tragedy strikes
The sun also rises by Henry King( visu )
33 editions published between 1957 and 2009 in 7 languages and held by 605 libraries worldwide
A group of Americans that have become friends because of the war, spend their time in Europe in 1922, still living as if every day was their last
Alexander's ragtime band ( visu )
13 editions published between 1938 and 2004 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 586 libraries worldwide
Roger and his friend Charlie audition at a saloon in San Francisco's Barbary Coast. The number "Alexander's ragtime band" proves to be a sensation. Charlie soon falls in love with Stella who is the singer of the band. When Roger returns from World War I, he meets Stella and learns she and Charlie have married
Black Swan by Darren Aronofsky( visu )
17 editions published between 1942 and 2013 in English and held by 569 libraries worldwide
Pirate Morgan is pardoned and made the new governor of Jamaica on one condition - he must stop his fellow pirates from doing their criminal actions
David and Bathsheba by Henry King( visu )
17 editions published between 1951 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 477 libraries worldwide
The story of how King David brought sorrow to his land when he fell in love with a married woman and arranged her husband's murder, which brings down the wrath of God. David must rediscover his faith in God to save those around him and himself
The gunfighter by Henry King( visu )
24 editions published between 1950 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 462 libraries worldwide
Jimmy Ringo is a notorious killer and the deadliest shot in the Old West. Though his appetite for bloodletting has waned, Jimmy is forced to stay on the run by young guns determined to shoot him down. After killing an upstart in self-defense, he escapes the boy's vengeful brothers to the nearby town of Cayenna. There, he hopes to convince his estranged wife to resume their life together. With more young men gunning for him, Ringo's fate lies in the hands of the sheriff, his old bandit partner
Jesse James by Sheng Qiang( visu )
29 editions published between 1939 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 422 libraries worldwide
The legend of the most infamous bandit in the history of the West. Jesse James is the bold bandit whose name became synonymous with train hold-ups, daylight bank heists and every other daredevil crime associated with the lawless West of the 1800s
In old Chicago by Henry King( visu )
21 editions published between 1937 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 407 libraries worldwide
The story centers on the O'Leary family, pioneer settlers whose eldest boys achieve notoriety and power in bustling Chicago. After Jack (Don Ameche) gets elected mayor with the help of his popular brother Dion (Tyrone Power), the two lock horns over the future of Chicago's slums. Using his cabaret singer wife (Alice Faye) as a pawn in their dispute, Dion accelerates their intense rivalry as the whole town takes sides. It is not until a massive fire wipes out all of old Chicago that the O'Learys' lives are changed forever
The bravados by Henry King( visu )
27 editions published between 1958 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 389 libraries worldwide
An expert tracker and gunman (Peck) follows four violent men who he believes have raped and murdered his wife. He tracks down the criminals one by one-- until the stunning, powerful conclusion reveals a terrible secret that leaves him more desperate for salvation than revenge
Tol'able David ( visu )
30 editions published between 1921 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 351 libraries worldwide
A close-knit family in an idyllic West Virginia community is terrorized by three outlaw relatives
Captain from Castile ( visu )
9 editions published between 1947 and 2011 in English and held by 328 libraries worldwide
Forced to flee his home during the Spanish Inquisition, nobleman Pedro De Vargas escapes with a beautiful peasant girl and joins Cortez on his dangerous expedition to conquer Mexico
A Yank in the R.A.F ( visu )
12 editions published between 1941 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 269 libraries worldwide
A cocky American flier joins the RAF to be near the woman he loves, a London-based singer
O. Henry's full house ( visu )
2 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in English and held by 240 libraries worldwide
John Steinbeck introduces dramatizations of five of O. Henry's short stories
Wilson ( visu )
7 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 175 libraries worldwide
Wilson's career is traced from his tenure as Princeton University president and governor of New Jersey through his successful campaign and years at the White House
Samuel Shellabarger's prince of foxes ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 174 libraries worldwide
Cesare Borgia and his treacherous sister Lucrezia have plans to conquer central Italy. They sends Andrea Zoppo, an accomplished commoner and Lucrezia's lover on a mission to take over Citta del Monte, ruled by Count Marc Antonio Verano. But he meets Camilla, the young wife of the count, and things change
Stanley and Livingstone ( visu )
9 editions published between 1939 and 2012 in English and held by 142 libraries worldwide
A recreation of one of the most famous episodes in journalism, the search of reporter Henry Stanley of the New York Herald for Dr. David Livingstone in the heart of darkest Africa
 
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Alternative Names
Henry King Amerikaans filmregisseur
Henry King director de cine estadounidense
Henry King réalisateur américain
Henry King regista, attore e produttore cinematografico statunitense
Henry King reżyser amerykański
Henry King US-amerikanischer Filmregisseur
King, Henry
Генрі Кінг
Кинг, Генри
Хенри Кинг
הנרי קינג
هنری کینگ (کارگردان) کارگردان آمریکایی
킹, 헨리 1886-1982
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Languages
English (504)
Spanish (23)
Italian (18)
German (13)
French (13)
Multiple languages (12)
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