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Kennedy, George 1925-2016

Overview
Works: 233 works in 878 publications in 6 languages and 22,593 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Detective and mystery films  Disaster films  Crime films  War films  Prison films  Film remakes 
Roles: Actor, Author, Host, Narrator, Performer, Creator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about George Kennedy
Publications by George Kennedy
Publications by George Kennedy, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about George Kennedy
 
Most widely held works by George Kennedy
Cool hand Luke by Robert Drivas( visu )
54 editions published between 1967 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,859 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 )
16 editions published between 1967 and 2009 in English and held by 1,785 libraries worldwide
Twelve tough criminals will be offered absolution if they undertake a suicide mission into Nazi Germany. Based on E.M. Nathanson's book
Charade by Stanley Donen( visu )
63 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,378 libraries worldwide
Charade (1963) is comedy-mystery set in Paris about a young widow who, with the help of a handsome stranger, is trying to find the fortune her dead husband secreted away while being pursued by a trio of thugs
The gambler by Karel Reisz( visu )
9 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 1,320 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
Agatha Christie's Poirot by Agatha Christie( visu )
13 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in English and held by 867 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
The flight of the Phoenix by Robert Aldrich( visu )
8 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in English and held by 857 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
The Naked gun : from the files of Police squad! ( visu )
12 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in English and held by 695 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
Lonely are the brave by David Miller( visu )
4 editions published between 1962 and 2009 in English and held by 619 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 )
27 editions published between 1975 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 577 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
Don't come knocking by Sarah Polley( visu )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 514 libraries worldwide
"Visually majestic ..."--New York Times
The Naked gun 2 1/2 : the smell of fear by David Zucker( visu )
15 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in English and held by 461 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
Dennis the menace strikes again! ( visu )
15 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 458 libraries worldwide
Dennis' youthful grandfather comes to visit and, together, they put the neighborhood in an uproar
Earthquake by Charlton Heston( visu )
28 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 445 libraries worldwide
When the most catastrophic earthquake of all times rips through southern California, it levels Los Angeles and sends shockwaves through the lives of all who live there
Another happy day by Sam Levinson( visu )
8 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 437 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
The Naked gun 33 1/3 : the final insult ( visu )
16 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in English and Multiple languages and held by 428 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?
Backstairs at the White House ( visu )
2 editions published between 1981 and 2005 in English and held by 426 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 355 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 )
27 editions published between 1968 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 337 libraries worldwide
Based on the true story of the man who terrorized Boston for a year and a half
The complete DVD history of U.S. wars : 1700-2004 ( visu )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 302 libraries worldwide
Born and nurtured in war, America grew in strength and power and now, in the 21st century, it is the foremost military power in the world. George Kennedy takes us on this three hundred-year saga of United States wars
Airport terminal pack ( visu )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 274 libraries worldwide
Airport: The original airplane disaster movie in which a passenger brings an explosive device on board the aircraft
 
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Alternative Names
George Kennedy acteur américain
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 Jr. 1925-2016
Τζορτζ Κένεντι
Джордж Кенеди
Джордж Кеннеді
Кеннеди, Джордж
Џорџ Кенеди
Ջորջ Քենեդի
ג'ורג' קנדי
جورج كينيدي
جورج کندی بازیگر آمریکایی
조지 케네디
ジョージ・ケネディ
喬治·甘迺迪
乔治·肯尼迪
Languages
English (321)
German (11)
Spanish (6)
French (5)
Multiple languages (3)
Turkish (1)
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