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Kennedy, George 1925-2016

Overview
Works: 269 works in 936 publications in 5 languages and 23,653 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Detective and mystery films  Action and adventure films  War films  Crime films  Disaster films  Prison films  Parodies, imitations, etc 
Roles: Actor, Author, Host, Narrator, Performer, Other, Creator, Singer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about George Kennedy
Publications by George Kennedy
Publications by George Kennedy, published posthumously.
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Cool hand Luke by Stuart Rosenberg( visu )
31 editions published between 1967 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 2,537 libraries worldwide
Lucas Jackson is a man who refuses to be nailed down, conform to rules and regulations, or fit into society, and now, he's on a chain gang. He's a likable enough guy, always smiling, always ready for a little fun. He eats 50 hard-boiled eggs on a bet and collects all the money in the camp. He's more or less like the people he hangs around with, except he won't be pushed. He knows his own mind. This makes him the only prisoner with guts enough to talk back to the bosses and the only one with nerve enough to escape. That Luke, he's a cool hand
The dirty dozen by Robert Aldrich( visu )
17 editions published between 1967 and 2009 in English and held by 1,829 libraries worldwide
Twelve tough criminals are offered absolution if they undertake a suicide mission into Nazi Germany
Charade by Stanley Donen( visu )
17 editions published between 1963 and 2016 in English and held by 1,528 libraries worldwide
A Parisienne finds her husband murdered. Four strange men after her, and she is helped by a handsome stranger ... but is he hero, spy, or murderer?
The gambler by Karel Reisz( visu )
11 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 1,373 libraries worldwide
Both an English professor and a high-stakes gambler, Jim Bennett bets it all when he borrows from a gangster and offers his own life as collateral. Always one step ahead, Bennett pits his creditor against the operator of a gambling ring and leaves his dysfunctional relationship with his wealthy mother in his wake. He plays both sides, immersing himself in an illicit, underground world while garnering the attention of Frank, a loan shark with an interest in Bennett's future
The Naked gun : from the files of Police squad! ( visu )
17 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in English and held by 991 libraries worldwide
Those screw-loose "Airplane!" creators have done it again! Leslie Nielsen stars as Police Squad's own granite-jawed, rock-brained cop Frank Drebin, who bumbles across a mind control scheme to assassinate Queen Elizabeth
The flight of the Phoenix by Robert Aldrich( visu )
9 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in English and held by 866 libraries worldwide
A plane crashes in the Sahara desert and one of the survivors says he is an aircraft designer and they can make a flyable plane from the wreckage
Agatha Christie's Poirot by Agatha Christie( visu )
9 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in English and held by 754 libraries worldwide
Set amidst the Egyptian landscape, Hercule Poirot must unravel the web of treachery and guilt woven by the murderer of a beautiful young heiress
Lonely are the brave by David Miller( visu )
5 editions published between 1962 and 2009 in English and held by 628 libraries worldwide
After landing himself in jail trying to break out his friend, Jack Burns finds himself alone and on the run from the law. Leading the manhunt is Sheriff Morey Johnson, who must bring Burns to justice despite his own sympathy for the fugitive
The Eiger sanction by Clint Eastwood( visu )
29 editions published between 1975 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 583 libraries worldwide
International intrigue on the Swiss Alps as a professional assassin comes out of retirement to stalk a deadly double agent who has murdered his closest friend
In harm's way by Jan Krawitz( visu )
4 editions published between 1965 and 2010 in English and held by 542 libraries worldwide
Epic treatment of the bombing of Pearl Harbor and its Naval base
Don't come knocking by Wim Wenders( visu )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 512 libraries worldwide
Howard Spence has seen better days. Once a big Western movie star, he now drowns his disgust for his selfish and failed life with alcohol, drugs, and young women
The Naked gun 2 1/2 : the smell of fear by David Zucker( visu )
22 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 488 libraries worldwide
Lt. Frank Drebin loves a mystery. Drebin tackles the big issues, and the biggest of all is how to stop devious Quentin Hapsburg's plan to destroy the environment
Earthquake by Carl Charlson( visu )
30 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in English and German and held by 453 libraries worldwide
When the most catastrophic earthquake of all time rips through Southern California, it levels Los Angeles and sends shock waves through the lives of all who live there
The Naked gun 33 1/3 : the final insult by Peter Segal( visu )
17 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in English and Multiple languages and held by 443 libraries worldwide
Oscar night. Who will win? Who will lose? And will someone please kick that numbskull off stage? Wait! That's no ordinary numbskull. That's Lt. Frank Drebin, crashing the ceremonies to stop a terrorist plot that could mean curtains for him, or will a simple window shade be enough?
Another happy day by Sam Levinson( visu )
10 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 435 libraries worldwide
Lynn and her three youngest children attend the wedding of her estranged eldest son at her parents' Annapolis estate. Though she is hoping for a joyful reunion, her attempts at reconciliation veer quickly off-course when she is hurled into the center of touchy family dynamics
Dennis the menace strikes again! ( visu )
15 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 434 libraries worldwide
Dennis' youthful grandfather (Kennedy) comes to visit and, together, they put the neighborhood in an uproar
Backstairs at the White House ( visu )
3 editions published between 1981 and 2005 in English and held by 425 libraries worldwide
An intimate look at life in the White House through eight administrations as remembered by a mother and daughter who, between them, served as White House maids for 52 years
Thunderbolt and Lightfoot by Michael Cimino( visu )
21 editions published between 1974 and 2015 in English and French and held by 395 libraries worldwide
Honor among thieves is put to a test as veteran robbers decide to re-stage a successful heist from a decade earlier
The Boston Strangler by Richard Fleischer( visu )
32 editions published between 1968 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 345 libraries worldwide
Based on the true story of the man who terrorized Boston for a year and a half in the 1960s
Airport terminal pack ( visu )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 337 libraries worldwide
The Concorde: Airport '79: At twice the speed of sound, the Concorde must evade a vicious attack by a traitorous arms smuggler!
 
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Alternative Names
George Kennedy acteur américain
George Kennedy actor american
George Kennedy actor estadounidense
George Kennedy actor estatunidenc
George Kennedy aktor amerykański
George Kennedy ameerika näitleja
George Kennedy Amerikaans acteur
George Kennedy amerikai színész
George Kennedy amerikansk skådespelare
George Kennedy amerikansk skodespelar
George Kennedy amerikansk skuespiller
George Kennedy attore statunitense
George Kennedy US-amerikanischer Schauspieler
George Kennedy yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä
Georgius Kennedy
Kennedy, George Harris 1925-2016 Jr
Kennedy, George Harris Jr. 1925-2016
Τζορτζ Κένεντι
Джордж Кенеди
Джордж Кеннеді
Кеннеди, Джордж
Џорџ Кенеди
Ջորջ Քենեդի
ג'ורג' קנדי
ג'ורג' קנדי שחקן אמריקאי
جورج كينيدي
جورج كينيدي ممثل أمريكي
جورج کندی بازیگر آمریکایی
조지 케네디
ジョージ・ケネディ
喬治·甘迺迪
乔治·肯尼迪
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