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Ladd, Alan

Works: 240 works in 524 publications in 5 languages and 7,891 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Western films  Romance films  Historical films  Made-for-TV movies  Action and adventure films  Television programs  Film noir  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Speaker, Other, Author, Producer, Host, Singer, Contributor, Interviewee, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Alan Ladd
Shane by Oliver Sacks( Visual )

23 editions published between 1952 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 2,825 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mysterious and laconic, Shane rides down from the mountains into a valley where he encounters the homestead of farmer Joe Starrett, his wife Marian and their young son Joey. Starrett is the unofficial leader of a large group of homesteaders, who have united in opposition to a rapacious cattleman, Rufus Ryker. Ryker and his brother Morgan are trying to drive all the homesteaders out, so that they control over the entire valley. Shane takes Starrett's side in a confrontation with Ryker's men, and stays on to work on Starrett's farm. The homesteaders continue to resist, so Ryker imports famed gunslinger Jack Wilson from Cheyenne. When Wilson goads one of the homesteaders into a gunfight, he sets off a showdown between himself and Shane--with the future of the valley in the balance
This gun for hire by Frank Tuttle( Visual )

32 editions published between 1942 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hired-gun seeks revenge from a client that betrayed him
Huckleberry Finn : [&] The proud rebel [&] Walking Thunder( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 233 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
10 movie adventure pack( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Secret of the Andes: "A young girl who is always in trouble travels to Argentina with her archeologist father"--Container
20 wild westerns : marshals & gunmen( Visual )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 203 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!
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 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Albuquerque: When Cole Armin comes to Albuquerque to work for his successful uncle John, he soon learns that family business is out to eliminate any local competition. Tiring of his uncle's underhanded tactics, Cole switches to rival operation run by Ted Wallace and his sister, Celia. But Cole soon learns John Armin is to a man to be crossed as the trio must fight for their business, and their lives, against his uncle's ruthless henchman, Juke Murkil
Whispering Smith( Visual )

5 editions published between 1948 and 2010 in English and held by 142 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
Blue Dahlia by George Marshall( Visual )

5 editions published between 1946 and 2012 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Johnny, a returning Navy veteran, finds his wife cheating on him. When she is killed with his gun, he tries to find the real killer. In the meantime Johnny meets Joyce, a woman discontented with her husband but interested in Johnny. Joyce helps Johnny look for the killer and sticks around for romance
Appointment with danger( Visual )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 114 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 )

8 editions published between 1949 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 87 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 proud rebel( Visual )

5 editions published between 1958 and 2011 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Chandler is traveling the country with his son, David, and their sheep dog, Lance, in search of a doctor who can help David speak. But when financing the treatment becomes a concern, John must make the difficult decision between helping his son or preserving the friendship between the boy and his dog
The McConnell story( Visual )

5 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and French and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"As the alarm wails, Joe McConnell's squad of Sabre pilots are airborne in seconds. The mission: keep enemy planes away from helicopters evacuating wounded infantrymen. The destination: the deadly corridor called MIG Alley ... In war, McConnell became America's first triple jet ace, downing 16 enemy planes. In peace, he braved the unknown as a test pilot in the jet era's infancy"--Container
Classic westerns : 10 movie collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

10 classic western movies from 40s and 50s
Universal horror classic movie archive( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The black cat: A wealthy but embittered matriarch makes a deathbed recovery only to be murdered by someone in the greedy clan gathered for the reading of her will. When the family learns that nobody receives a penny until the very last of the old lady's multitude of beloved cats perish, both cats and people start turning up dead
10 movie pack : Adventure( Visual )

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

O.S.S.( Visual )

5 editions published between 1973 and 2016 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
The best of the West( Recording )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gangs Inc.( Visual )

10 editions published between 1941 and 2008 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An innocent anguished woman is incarcerated on a hit-and-run rap. To seek revenge she turns to a life of crime
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Alan Ladd acteur américain

Alan Ladd aktor amerykański

Alan Ladd Amerikaans filmacteur

Alan Ladd attore statunitense

Alan Ladd pemeran laki-laki asal Amerika Serikat

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

אלן לד שחקן אמריקאי

الن لاد تهیه‌کننده و بازیگر آمریکایی

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This gun for hireBlue DahliaThe McConnell storyO.S.S.The best of the West