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Badham, John 1939-

Works: 333 works in 899 publications in 7 languages and 12,333 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Science fiction films  Musical films  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  History  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Dance films  Sports films 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author, Performer, fmd, Actor, Film editor, Other, Creator, Interviewee, Restager
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about John Badham
Publications by John Badham
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Saturday night fever by Paramount (Calif.)( visu )
61 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,644 libraries worldwide
Tony is an undereducated Brooklyn teenager who is bored with his daytime job. The highlight of his week is going to the local disco, where he is the king of the dance floor. Tony meets Stephanie at the disco and they agree to dance together in a competition. Stephanie resists Tony's attempts to romance her, as she aspires to greater things. Gradually, Tony also becomes disillusioned with the life he is leading and he and Stephanie decide to help one another to start afresh
WarGames by John Badham( visu )
76 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,396 libraries worldwide
Young electronics wizard David Lightman unwittingly hooks into America's supersecret wargames computer and the world is suddenly threatened with nuclear annihilation
Short circuit by Brent Maddock( visu )
38 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,313 libraries worldwide
After a short circuit during an electrical storm, a military robot escapes and finds a home with a young woman
Bird on a wire by John Badham( visu )
20 editions published between 1990 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 687 libraries worldwide
A man hidden under the FBI witness-relocation program is recognized by his former sweetheart. But before he can assume a new identity, the man he put in jail is released and comes looking for him! The two lovers are thrown together on a cross-country flight, and barely manage to evade the gangsters while rekindling the flame of love
Stakeout by John Badham( visu )
22 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 569 libraries worldwide
Two plainclothes cops are convinced that a dangerous escaped convict is headed for his ex-girlfriend's apartment. They "stakeout" her apartment and the watch remains routine until one of the detectives falls in love with the woman under surveillance
Point of no return ( visu )
16 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in English and held by 564 libraries worldwide
A convicted murderer agrees to serve as an assassin for a covert government agency
Nick of time ( visu )
22 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 492 libraries worldwide
No sooner does accountant Gene Watson arrive at L.A.'s Union Station with his six-year-old daughter than he's plunged into a nightmare. Two shadowy strangers separate Watson from his little girl, slap a gun into his hand and present a devil's bargain: kill a top government official before she leaves a nearby political rally-- or never again see his beloved child
Blue Thunder by John Badham( visu )
30 editions published between 1983 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 487 libraries worldwide
Chosen to test Blue Thunder, Frank Murphy is amazed by the capabilities of the high-speed, high-tech chopper. It can see through walls, record a whisper or level a city block. Distrusting the military mentality behind Blue Thunder, Murphy and his partner learn the remarkable craft is slated for use as the ultimate weapon in surveillance and crowd control
The jack bull ( visu )
10 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 468 libraries worldwide
A feud becomes a war between a proud rancher and a wealthy, influential landowner in the Old West
Dracula by John Badham( visu )
36 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 450 libraries worldwide
"Throughout history Dracula has filled the hearts of men with terror and the hearts of women with desire. This stylish new production of the classic gothic horror tale stars Frank Langella, repeating his electrifying, award-winning stage performance as the blood-thirsty Count, and Laurence Olivier as the devout vampire hunter Von Helsing who is Dracula's nemesis. A great cast, fine direction, and a superbly atmospheric musical score make this the ultimate Dracula."
Hollywood singing and dancing : a musical history ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 436 libraries worldwide
Host Shirley Jones presents a series of highlight moments from various Hollywood musicals. Beginning in the earliest days of the genre, the viewer is taken through a history of the musical film to contemporary releases such as "Chicago" and "Dreamgirls". Clips of the films are accompanied by current and archival interviews with crew and cast members, who provide anecdotes and other production details
The Bingo Long traveling all-stars & motor kings ( visu )
10 editions published between 1976 and 2016 in English and held by 435 libraries worldwide
A spirited group of independent renegade players travel around the midwest looking for that big home run in this light-hearted tale of the 1930's Black League baseball
Drop zone by John Badham( visu )
26 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 375 libraries worldwide
A suspended U.S. Marshal enters the daredevil world of sky-diving to track down a cadre of techno terrorists
American flyers ( visu )
9 editions published between 1985 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 346 libraries worldwide
Two brothers struggle to win the world class title in a cross country cycling competition
Night gallery ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 337 libraries worldwide
Twenty terrifying stories plus the original Pilot movie from the original first season of television's Night Gallery. Stories adapted from short stories by such authors as H.P. Lovecraft and Conrad Aiken and directed by such people as Steven Spielberg and John Badham
Whose life is it anyway? by John Badham( visu )
11 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in English and held by 315 libraries worldwide
Gifted sculptor Ken Harrison is involved in a car accident, and is paralyzed from his neck down. All he can do is talk, and he wants to die. In the hospital he makes friends with the staff, and they support him when he goes to trial to be allowed to die
The hard way by John Badham( visu )
12 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in English and German and held by 201 libraries worldwide
Popular movie star Nick Lang wants to learn how to play the role of a tough cop by spending a few weeks on the street with detective John Moss who wants nothing to do with Lang
Disorganized crime ( visu )
6 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and held by 129 libraries worldwide
Money for nothing. After finding a bagful of unmarked $100 bills, there were a million reasons for unemployed dockworker Joey Coyle to give the money back, but he couldn't think of one good enough
Obsessed by John Badham( visu )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 119 libraries worldwide
In a Chicago jail cell, clever and charming Ellena Roberts recounts for attorney Sara Miller the details of a one-night stand that led to a heated love affair with prominent surgeon David Stillman. David's version of the facts differs entirely and he insists that he never slept with Ellena. Sure that the doctor is the one who's lying, Sara is preparing to defend her client in court when some disturbing facts emerge
Incognito ( visu )
6 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 97 libraries worldwide
Harry Donovan is an art forger who paints fake Rembrandt picture for $500,000. The girl he meets and gets into bed in Amsterdam, Marieke, turns out to be an arts expert Harry's clients are using to check the counterfeit picture he painted
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Alternative Names
Badham, Charles John.
Badham, John
Badham, John M. 1939-
Batham, John
John Badham Amerikaans filmregisseur
John Badham britischer Filmregisseur
John Badham cinéaste américain
John Badham director de cine estadounidense
John Badham regista statunitense
Τζον Μπάνταμ
Джон Бедем
Джон Бедъм
Джон Бэдэм
ג'ון בדהאם
جان بدهام کارگردان آمریکایی
바담, 존 1939-
バダム, ジョン
English (336)
Spanish (29)
French (15)
German (11)
Italian (7)
Multiple languages (7)
Dutch (1)
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