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Ladd, Alan

Works: 235 works in 641 publications in 6 languages and 9,023 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Western films  Romance films  Historical films  Action and adventure films  Film noir  Detective and mystery films  Made-for-TV movies  History 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Speaker, Other, Producer, Author, Host, Singer, Contributor, Interviewee, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Alan Ladd
Shane by Oliver Sacks( Visual )

91 editions published between 1952 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 3,444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While playing on his Wyoming homestead, young Joey Starrett spies a lone rider approaching his house, then listens with great curiosity as Shane, the buckskin clad stranger, reveals to his father Joe that he is heading north, toward home. When Joey cocks the rifle he has been toting, Shane, startled by the noise, draws his gun with the speed of a gunslinger. Joe is disturbed by Shane's behavior and, as a group of men ride up, sends him on his way
This gun for hire by Frank Tuttle( Visual )

29 editions published between 1942 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hired-gun seeks revenge from a client who betrayed him
Blue Dahlia by George Marshall( Visual )

24 editions published between 1946 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A returning war veteran finds his faithless wife murdered and himself a suspect
Dashiell Hammett's The glass key by Stuart Heisler( Visual )

28 editions published between 1942 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Intricate mystery about a slightly corrupt politician, accused of murder, who solicits his right-hand man (Ladd) to hunt down the real killer
Huckleberry Finn : [&] The proud rebel [&] Walking Thunder( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

HUCKLEBERRY FINN: After being kidnapped by his drunken father, Huck heads down the Mississippi with his buddy Jim and have many adventures. THE PROUD REBEL: After John Chandler's son goes mute following a tregedy, John searches for a doctor who can help him. Before he finds one, he and his family must work off a debt using their talented sheepdog, Lance. When a doctor is found, John has no money to pay for help for his son and must decide whether to sell Lance, which will devastate his son, or get the boy help. WALKING THUNDER: Fourteen year old Jacob and his family are stuck in the Rockies when a bear destroys their wagon on their way west. They meet a medicine man and a mountain man who teaches Jacob survival skills that he must use with the giant bear called Walking Thunder on the prowl
20 wild westerns : marshals & gunmen( Visual )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 20 film western super pack contains some of the greatest western films and legendary stars of the Twentieth Century. Don't miss classic John Wayne, Lee Van Cleef, Chuck Connors, Jack Palance and others as they fight to stay alive and bring the bad guys to justice!
The proud rebel( Visual )

26 editions published between 1958 and 2011 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ladd is a Southerner on his way north in search of a doctor to cure his boy, who was rendered mute by the shock of seeing his mother killed in the Civil War. Along the way they find a new home on an Illinois farm run single-handed by de Havilland, and learn that violence does not always end after a war is over when she is victimized by a one-armed sheep herder and his two sons
10 movie adventure pack( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spirit of the eagle: "A legendary mapmaker roams the forests accompanied by a majestic golden eagle"--Container
4 movie marathon : classic western collection : Albuquerque ; Whispering Smith ; The duel at Silver Creek ; War arrow( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

War arrow: Army Major Brady is sent to end the Kiowa uprising in Texas. He must find a way to save the fort as well as the beautiful Elaine, wife of the missing cavalry officer
Whispering Smith( Visual )

5 editions published between 1948 and 2010 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A no-nonsense railroad detective must bring an old friend to justice when he begins helping an outlaw to wreck trains
Appointment with danger( Visual )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Postal Inspector Al Goddard is assigned to investigate the murder of a fellow officer. The only witness to the crime is Sister Augustine, who identifies the photograph of one of the assailants. This leads Goddard to a seedy hotel where he learns that the assailant is a member of a gang headed by Earl Boettiger, and he soon discovers that the gang is planning a million-dollar mail robbery
Interview the best : the process( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This instructional program caters to job-seekers everywhere by exploring multiple facets of the interview process and teaching viewers how to handle those aspects most adroitly. By explaining to each viewer what most interviewers/recruiters look for in candidates, how to zero in on one's own strengths and communicate those strengths to the interviewer, and which components of the recruitment process are most vital, the program will dramatically increase one's overall effectiveness in landing not merely a job, but the right job
The man who shot Liberty Valance by John Ford( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shane: A drifter and retired gunfighter assists a homestead family terrorized by an aging cattleman and his hired gun
The great Gatsby by Baz Luhrmann( Visual )

7 editions published between 1949 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nick Carraway, a young Midwesterner on Long Island, finds himself fascinated by the mysterious past and lavish lifestyle of his landlord, the nouveau riche Jay Gatsby. He is drawn into Gatsby's circle and becomes a witness to obsession and tragedy
The McConnell story( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and French and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captain Joseph McConnell, Jr., a true American hero, is the subject of this drama -- a chronicle of his World War II and Korean War flying exploits as well as his bumpy but loving relationship with his wife
The best of the West( Recording )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

10 movie pack : Adventure( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

O.S.S.( Visual )

4 editions published between 1973 and 2015 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cunning captain of an O.S.S. group is sent undercover into Nazi-occupied France to blow up a railway tunnel
Universal horror classic movie archive( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captive wild woman: A mad scientist transforms an ape into a beautiful woman, then turns her loose at the circus. She blends in, becoming an animal trainer who wields strange powers over her lions and tigers. She even falls in love with a fellow trainer. Tragedy strikes when her jealousy turns her back into an ape ... and a killer
Gangs Inc.( Visual )

10 editions published between 1941 and 2008 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An innocent anguished woman is incarcerated on a hit-and-run rap. She emerges from prison a hardened criminal who turns to armed robbery and eventually rises through blackmail to a position of power in the local crime organization. Ladd plays an undercover reporter doubling for a notorious gangster
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Alan Ladd acteur américain

Alan Ladd aktor amerykański

Alan Ladd Amerikaans filmacteur

Alan Ladd attore statunitense

Alan Ladd US-amerikanischer Filmschauspieler

Ladd, Alan 1913-1964

Ladd, Alan Jr

Ladd, Alan Walbridge son

Ladd, Allan

Ladd, Allan 1913-1964

Walbridge Ladd, Allan 1913-1964

Алан Ледд

Лэдд, Алан

الن لاد تهیه‌کننده و بازیگر آمریکایی

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This gun for hireBlue DahliaDashiell Hammett's The glass keyThe McConnell storyThe best of the WestO.S.S.