WorldCat Identities

Wayne, John 1907-1979

Overview
Works: 2,103 works in 7,470 publications in 9 languages and 132,867 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Western films  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Historical films  History  War films  Biography  Comedy films  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Subject Headings:
Roles: Actor, Director, Producer, Performer, Narrator, Author, Commentator, Speaker, Costume designer, Honoree, Interviewee, Originator, Restager , Contributor, Film editor, Artist, Production personnel, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about John Wayne
 
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Most widely held works by John Wayne
The searchers by John Ford( Visual )

135 editions published between 1956 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 4,496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Civil War veteran spends five years on the trail of a Comanche raiding party that kidnapped his dead brother's daughters. Breathtaking scenery gives a picture of frontier families separated by miles of emptiness
Stagecoach by John Ford( Visual )

151 editions published between 1939 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 4,103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of passengers with nothing in common is stuck inside a coach that is being attacked by bandits and Indians
The quiet man by John Ford( Visual )

114 editions published between 1952 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 3,095 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American prizefighter returns to Ireland in order to forget the past and live peacefully in his village birthplace. He falls in love with the hot-tempered sister of a belligerent neighbor, and trouble ensues over the payment of her dowry
Angel and the badman John Wayne on film by Jack Duffy( Visual )

245 editions published between 1934 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,899 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wounded gunman avenging the death of his foster-father is nursed back to health by a young Quaker woman. She promises to marry him if he will give up his gun
The man who shot Liberty Valance by John Ford( Visual )

86 editions published between 1961 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 2,882 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a man who becomes a legend and an important political figure by falsely claiming he shot a ruthless gunman (Liberty Valance)
True Grit by Charles Portis( Visual )

57 editions published between 1969 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,869 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

U.S. Marshal Rooster Cogburn helps a headstrong young girl find the man who murdered her father in Native American territory and fled with the family savings. When Rooster's employer insists on accompanying the old gunfighter, sparks fly. The situation goes from troubled to disastrous when an inexperienced Texas Ranger joins the party
Red River by Howard Hawks( Visual )

92 editions published between 1947 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With no market for his herd, the master of a vast cattle ranch and his son decide to head the first cattle drive over the now famous Chisholm Trail, past the Red River, into Missouri. The path is filled with hardship and the drive looks hopeless as the men struggle to prevail
The longest day by Ken Annakin( Visual )

86 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Re-enacts the military operation of D-Day from four points of view--the workings of the high commands of the American, English, French, and German forces in their battle scheme for Normandy. Largely filmed on actual invasion sites in France
How the West was won by Henry Hathaway( Visual )

49 editions published between 1962 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A western adventure spanning three generations, the breadth of a wild, unsettled country, and fifty of the most excitingly turbulent years of this nation's history
McLintock! by Andrew V McLaglen( Visual )

90 editions published between 1963 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A battle of the sexes which includes comedy, action and adventure in a western setting
The Alamo by John Wayne( Visual )

101 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,946 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of the historic battle by 185 men against a 7,000-man Mexican army--a battle that ended in the smaller forces' defeat, but lasted long enough to insure the eventual independence of Texas
Rio Bravo by Howard Hawks( Visual )

105 editions published between 1958 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,924 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Texas border sheriff fights off hired gunmen in order to keep a murderer in custody
She wore a yellow ribbon by John Ford( Visual )

99 editions published between 1949 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,910 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a U.S. Calvary captain's last days in service on the western frontier in 1876
Rio Grande by John Ford( Visual )

125 editions published between 1950 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Cavalry unit on the Mexican border in the 1880s conducts a vain campaign against marauding Indians
Fort Apache by John Ford( Visual )

83 editions published between 1948 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 1,712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This classic portrait of the old West depicts a military martinet calvary officer whose by-the-book tactics and ignorance of the western frontier cause him to lead his men into a fatal Apache ambush
The cowboys by Mark Rydell( Visual )

25 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a rancher is deserted by his regular cattle drivers for the gold mines, he (Wayne) is forced to take on a collection of young boys as his drivers in order to cross the 400 treacherous miles to get his herd to market in time to avoid financial disaster. The boys learn to do a man's job under his tutelage, however, neither he nor the boys are aware that a gang of cattle thieves is stalking them
Sands of Iwo Jima by John Wayne( Visual )

46 editions published between 1949 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 1,604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stryker (Wayne), a hard-nosed Marine sergeant prepares a company of recruits for combat in World War II's Pacific Theater. The new unit's training is soon put to the test in a full-scale battle against the Japanese on Iwo Jima. The famous flag-raising on Mt. Suribachi is depicted near the film's conclusion
The Green Berets( Visual )

49 editions published between 1968 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Wayne leads his Special Forces troops against a deadly and determined enemy. The film combines rugged action with spectacular special effects
The shootist by Don Siegel( Visual )

41 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A terminally ill gunfighter seeks to retire quietly but is embroiled in one last battle
El Dorado REPLACED by Howard Hawks( Visual )

74 editions published between 1966 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sheriff fights cattlemen and empire builders as he tries to tame the West
 
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Alternative Names
Con Ueyn

Duke

Džons Veins

Gouein, Tzōn 1907-1979

Iohannes Wayne

John Wayne acteur américain

John Wayne aktor amerykański

John Wayne Amerikaans acteur

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John Wayne US-amerikanischer Filmschauspieler, Filmproduzent, Regisseur

John Wayne yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

Morison, Marion Mitsel 1907-1979

Morisŭn, Meriŭn Robŭrt 1907-1979

Morris, Michael 1907-1979

Morrison, Duke 1907-1979

Morrison, Marion M. 1907-1979

Morrison, Marion Michael.

Morrison, Marion Michael 1907-1979

Morrison, Marion Robert 1907-1979

Morrisson, Marion Michael

Morrisson Marion Michael 1907-1979

Uėĭn, Dz︠h︡on 1907-1979

Ṿain, G'on 1907-1979

Wayn, Jān 1907-1979

Wayn, Jūn 1907-1979

Wayne, Duke 1907-1979

Wayne, Jon

Wein, Jon 1907-1979

Γουέιν, Τζον, 1907-1979

Μόρισον, Μάριον Μίτσελ 1907-1979

Τζον Γουέιν

Джон Вейн

Джон Уейн

Джон Уэйн

Морисън, Мериън Робърт 1907-1979

Уейн, Джон 1907-1979

Уэйн, Джон 1907-1979

Џон Вејн

Џон Вејн американски актер

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ג'ון ויין

ויין, ג׳ון 1907-1979

جان وین تهیه‌کننده، بازیگر، و کارگردان آمریکایی

جون وين

جۆن وەین

وين، جون، 1907-1979

जोन वेन

জন ওয়েইন

জন ৱেইন

ஜான் வெயின்

จอห์น เวย์น

ჯონ უეინი

웨인, 존 1907-1979

존 웨인 1907-1979

존 웨인 미국의 영화 배우

ジョン・ウェイン

尊榮

約翰·韋恩

Languages
English (1,612)

Spanish (123)

German (102)

French (73)

Italian (13)

Multiple languages (12)

Chinese (10)

Japanese (1)

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StagecoachThe quiet manThe man who shot Liberty ValanceTrue GritHow the West was wonMcLintock!The AlamoRio Bravo