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Payne, John 1912-1989

Overview
Works: 182 works in 397 publications in 5 languages and 8,051 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Musical films  Comedy films  Juvenile works  Christmas films  Fiction  Christmas stories 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Producer, Singer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Miracle on 34th Street by George Seaton( visu )
73 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 3,851 libraries worldwide
In this Oscar-winning classic, a Macy's Department Store Santa who insists his name is Kris Kringle teaches everyone a lesson in love, faith and the value of imagination
W. Somerset Maugham's The razor's edge ( visu )
3 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 524 libraries worldwide
A rich young man spends his time between WWI & WWII searching for essential truth, eventually landing in India
Kansas City confidential by Phil Karlson( visu )
37 editions published between 1952 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 422 libraries worldwide
With three thugs as accomplices, disgruntled ex-cop Tim Foster, masterminds a foolproof million dollar bank robbery. But he's also hatched a scheme to double-cross his accomplices and frame an innocent man for the crime. Hapless truck driver, Joe Rolfe, becomes caught in Foster's corrupt plan. In order to set things right, Rolfe tries to clear his own name and seek vengeance on the bad guys, all while falling in love with Foster's daughter
The Dolly Sisters ( visu )
10 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and French and held by 322 libraries worldwide
In this fictionalized account of the singing and dancing duo from Hungary, the two sisters take to vaudeville in order to pay off their uncle's card debt
The work of director Chris Cunningham a collection of music videos, short films, video installations, and commercials by Chris Cunningham( visu )
9 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 274 libraries worldwide
Includes the director's music videos for the bands Autechre, Aphex Twin, Portishead, Madonna, Leftfield featuring Afrika Bambaataa, Squarepusher, and Bjork; commercials for Sony Playstation, Levis, and Nissan; video installations; and the documentary, "The Making of All is Full of Love"
Week-end in Havana ( visu )
3 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and held by 274 libraries worldwide
When a cruise ship runs aground, an ocean liner executive is forced to offer a winsome passenger a free trip to Havana in this colorful, zesty musical
To the shores of Tripoli ( visu )
17 editions published between 1942 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 213 libraries worldwide
A care-free playboy joins the marines, is whipped into shape by a veteran sergeant, and earns the love of a navy nurse in this patriotic World War II film
The razor's edge by Edmund Goulding( visu )
11 editions published between 1946 and 2006 in English and held by 184 libraries worldwide
Larry Darrell returns from World War I disillusioned with the Jazz Age values. He undertakes a quest in search of enlightenment which leads him to reject his fiancee, and his superficial lifestyle
Sun Valley serenade ( visu )
10 editions published between 1941 and 2007 in English and held by 176 libraries worldwide
The romance between a singer and piano player in a struggling band is broken up when its manager involves a beautiful Norwegian
Hello, Frisco, hello ( visu )
3 editions published between 1943 and 2008 in English and held by 154 libraries worldwide
A talented singer is abandoned by her ambitious saloon-owner beau for a heartless socialite. After becoming a huge star in England, she returns when his marriage crumbles, hoping that he still loves her
Franklin and friends ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 112 libraries worldwide
Franklin and Bear plan to stage the incredible magic show with Goose as the talented assistant. When Bear can't do one trick, Franklin notices that Goose's fancy ballet leap is just what they need
Miracle on 34th Street by Valentine Davies( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 111 libraries worldwide
Kris Kringle is put on trial in New York City to prove that he is indeed the real Santa Claus
Springtime in the Rockies ( visu )
5 editions published between 1970 and 1990 in English and held by 97 libraries worldwide
A popular dance team splits up because he can't resist looking at other women. She finds another partner and starts a western tour, and her old partner shows up at Lake Louise with a butler and secretary in tow! That's when the misunderstandings (and the fun) begin
The great American broadcast ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 71 libraries worldwide
After WWI two men go into radio. Failure leads the wife of one to borrow money from another; she goes on, after separation, to stardom. A coast-to-coast radio program is set up to bring everyone back together
Silver lode ( visu )
11 editions published between 1954 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 68 libraries worldwide
John Payne's past catches up with him just as he's about to slip the ring on lovely Lizabeth Scott's finger. Dan Duryea interrupts the wedding ceremony and accuses our hero of a murder and robbery he did not commit. Through several cruel twists of fate and the vengeful manipulations of the villain, almost the whole town turns against the innocent man. Payne must stay alive long enough to clear his good name and bring the real bad guys to justice
Slightly scarlet ( visu )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 67 libraries worldwide
Two sisters--one radiant and respectable, the other a kleptomaniac--both love the same man, an irresistible charmer with questionable scruples
Tennessee's partner by Allan Dwan( visu )
6 editions published between 1981 and 2009 in English and held by 62 libraries worldwide
This fast-paced, offbeat Western shows Ronald Reagan as the friend of a frontier gambler who tries to save him from a golddigger
Tin Pan Alley ( visu )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 58 libraries worldwide
Romantic comedy featuring the singing Blane Sisters and two struggling songwriters in New York's music district. After a mix-up separates the foursome, they are reunited during WWI
College swing ( visu )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 55 libraries worldwide
"A musical comedy about a small-town college that gets turned upside down when it is inherited by a new owner, played by Gracie Allen. She decides that school is a bore, so she hires vaudeville actors to teach classes. With such an uproar, the only thing to do is sing & dance!"--Container
Footlight serenade ( visu )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 47 libraries worldwide
Musical comedy about the production of a Broadway show starring heavyweight boxing champion Tommy Lundy. Tommy is an egotistical womanizer who always gets what he wants. However the woman he wants is Pat Lambert, a chorus girl in his show who is already engaged. Pat's fiancé Bill lands a job as Tommy's opponent in the performance and the rehearsals heat up as the two begin to fight for real over Pat
 
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Alternative Names
Payne, John Howard, 1912-1989
Languages
English (212)
French (3)
German (2)
Japanese (1)
Spanish (1)
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