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Juran, Nathan 1907-2002

Works: 143 works in 275 publications in 4 languages and 6,221 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Juvenile works  Fiction 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Performer, Film editor, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Nathan Juran
Publications by Nathan Juran
Publications by Nathan Juran, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Nathan Juran
Most widely held works by Nathan Juran
Harvey by Henry Koster( visu )
2 editions published between 1950 and 2000 in English and held by 1,357 libraries worldwide
James Stewart gives one of his finest performances in this lighthearted film, based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning play. Stewart stars as the good-natured Elwood P. Dowd, whose constant companion is Harvey, a six-foot tall rabbit that only he can see. To his sister, Veta Louise (Josephine Hull), Elwood's obsession with Harvey has been a thorn in the side of her plans to marry off her daughter. But when Veta Louise decides to put Elwood in a mental hospital, a hilarious mix-up occurs and she finds herself committed instead. It's up to Elwood to straighten out the mess with his kindly philosophy, and his "imaginary" friend, in this popular classic that features a Best Supporting Actress Academy Award-winning performance by Josephine Hull
Richard Llewellyn's How green was my valley by John Ford( visu )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 1,045 libraries worldwide
A man looks back on his life as a boy in a small Welsh mining town. His reminiscences reveal the disintegration of his closely knit family, while capturing the sentiments and issues of their time
The 7th voyage of Sinbad by Nathan Juran( visu )
44 editions published between 1958 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 941 libraries worldwide
"It's an incredible cinematic adventure as the legendary Sinbad sets off on a dangerous journey to the mysterious Island of Colossus. His quest is to break the spell cast over his beloved princess by a diabolical magician. But before he can save her, Sinbad must battle an awesome collection of mythical monsters - the man-eating Cyclops, a saber-wielding skeleton, a ferocious two-headed bird called the Roc and a fire-breathing dragon."--Container
20 million miles to earth ( visu )
21 editions published between 1957 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 421 libraries worldwide
An American rocketship returns from a flight to Venus but crashes, leaving behind a cute little creature back from Venus, unfortunately, the little creature doesn't stay little for long and threatens to tear apart the Colosseum
H.G. Wells' First men in the moon ( visu )
5 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in English and held by 319 libraries worldwide
As a team of United Nations astronauts prepares for a moon mission, they are confused by a man who claims he, his fiancee and a scientist journeyed to the moon 65 years ago and were attacked by grotesque, human-like forms that live in immense crystal caverns
Hellcats of the Navy ( visu )
5 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in English and held by 253 libraries worldwide
Based on a true incident, World War II submarine Commander Casey Abbott leads a daring mission to enter the heavily mined Tsushima Straits to sever a vital link between the Asiatic mainland and the Japanese home islands
Attack of the 50 foot woman ( visu )
3 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in English and held by 243 libraries worldwide
"Nancy Archer is a wealthy woman who is fresh from the loony bin and ticked off. Her husband has been putting the moves on Honey Parker and scheming about the day when Nancy's fortune will be theirs. That day will never come, especially not since Nancy has an alien encounter that zaps her metabolism into overdrive. Soon, Nancy's size matches her rage."
Jack the giant killer ( visu )
9 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in English and held by 179 libraries worldwide
In this version of Jack and the Beanstalk, Jack rescues the beautiful princess from the giant as well as an array of witches, dragons and sea monsters-- each the magical creation of the evil Pendragon of Cornwall. Live action with animated inserts
Law and order ( visu )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in English and held by 158 libraries worldwide
Marshal Frame Johnson cleans up Tombstone and other lawless towns
Lost in space ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 150 libraries worldwide
It's the third and final season of the far-out tales of TV's most loveable space crew! Along with out-of-this-world extras, this collectable installment presents the final 9 episodes
Rock Hudson ( visu )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 115 libraries worldwide
The last sunset: Journey to the Wild West with a haunted sheriff (Rock Hudson) as he joins an outlaw (Kirk Douglas) in a treacherous cattle drive and finds his heart captive to the wanted man's former lover
The Boris Karloff collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 102 libraries worldwide
Tower of London: King Richard III is sixth in line to the throne and with the aid of his executioner friend treacherously disposes of the five who stand between him and the crown
The time tunnel ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 102 libraries worldwide
"Determined to prove that Project Tic Toc was capable of sending humans through time, Dr. Tony Newman and Dr. Doug Phillips entered the project's time tunnel before final tests were completed. Now, caught in time and unable to return home, the two scientists battle to stay alive as the Vortex of Time thrusts them into the middle of some of the most significant events in world history. But even more important, as the time travelers encounter famous and influential people of the past, they must make sure their actions don't inadvertently change history and alter the future"--Box
Good day for a hanging ( visu )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 96 libraries worldwide
Ex-lawman-turned-rancher Ben Cutler solves the murder of the town marshal, but becomes an enemy of the people when a lawyer turns the townsfolk against him
Bend of the river by Anthony Mann( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 86 libraries worldwide
A man with a past guides a band of pioneers from Missouri over the Oregon Trail to a new life in the Columbia River Basin. When the settlers are cheated out of their supplies and cattle, he crosses rivers, climbs mountains and out-guns greedy hijackers to ensure their survival through the first winter
Winchester '73 by Anthony Mann( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 81 libraries worldwide
Frontiersman Lin McAdam is attempting to track down both his father's murderer and his one-of-a-kind rifle, the Winchester '73, as it passes among a diverse group of desperate characters, including a crazed highwayman, an immoral gunrunner, a savage young Indian chief, and McAdam's own murderous brother
The classic sci-fi ultimate collection ( visu )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 54 libraries worldwide
The land unknown: When a navy expedition crash-lands in a crater thousands of miles below sea level, they encounter a hot, tropical landscape of prehistoric terror filled with ferocious dinosaurs
The Deadly mantis ( visu )
3 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 42 libraries worldwide
A giant insect frozen for millions of years thaws out in Alaska and makes it way to New York City
The land unknown ( visu )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 41 libraries worldwide
The deadly mantis: A paleontologist teams up with the military to battle a huge praying mantis when it goes on the attack in metropolitan cities after being released from an Arctic iceberg
Lost in space ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 25 libraries worldwide
Season 2 finds the Robinsons and Dr. Smith embarking on more adventures through strange worlds
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Alternative Names
Hertz Juran, Naftuli 1907-2002
Hertz Nathan 1907-2002
Juran Jerry 1907-2002
Juran, Naftuli Hertz 1907-2002
Juran, Nathan H. 1907-2002
Juran Nathan Hertz 1907-2002
Nathan Juran
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