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Ford, John 1894-1973

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The grapes of wrath by John Ford ( Visual )
141 editions published between 1940 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 5,467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The migration of the Joad family to California from their dust-bowl farm in Oklahoma during the Great Depression
The searchers by John Ford ( Visual )
122 editions published between 1956 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 4,481 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 )
110 editions published between 1939 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 3,992 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 )
97 editions published between 1952 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 3,039 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Ford's The Quiet Man celebrates one of Hollywood's most romantic and enduring epics. The first American feature to be filmed in Ireland's picturesque countryside, Ford richly imbued this masterpiece with his love of Ireland and its people. Sean Thornton is an American boxer who swears off fighting after he accidentally kills an opponent in the ring. Returning to the Irish town of his youth, he finds happiness when he falls in love with the fiery Mary Kate
The man who shot Liberty Valance by John Ford ( Visual )
84 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,843 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)
How the West was won by Henry Hathaway ( Visual )
54 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This saga follows a family's move west through generations. Restored clarity eliminates the film's original panoramic three-panel join lines
Richard Llewellyn's How green was my valley by John Ford ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1941 and 2012 in English and held by 2,016 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A man looks back on his life as a boy in a small Welsh mining town. His reminiscences reveal the disintegration of his closely knit family, while capturing the sentiments and issues of their time
John Ford's My darling Clementine by John Ford ( Visual )
70 editions published between 1946 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,944 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An account of Wyatt Earp's days in Tombstone and the gunfight with the Clanton gang at the O.K. Corral
Mister Roberts by John Ford ( Visual )
33 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,823 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A comedy-drama about life aboard a Navy cargo ship in Pacific waters during World War II. The monotonous non-combat duty of a fun-loving crew is enlivened by a feud between the petty, intolerant captain and an impetuous, highly-respected cargo officer whose continuous efforts to get a transfer to combat duty are blocked by the captain
She wore a yellow ribbon by John Ford ( Visual )
64 editions published between 1949 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of a U.S. Calvary captain's last days in service on the western frontier in 1876
Fort Apache by John Ford ( Visual )
81 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,680 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
Rio Grande by John Ford ( Visual )
118 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Cavalry unit on the Mexican border in the 1880s conducts a campaign against marauding Indians
Young Mr. Lincoln by John Ford ( Visual )
48 editions published between 1939 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this unforgettable portrait of the early life of the Great Emancipator, young Mr. Lincoln, after teaching himself law, has barely started practicing when an Independence Day celebration ends with a stabbing. Abe first stops a lynch mob from killing brothers Matt and Adam Clay, and then defends them against a seasoned prosecutor and his crafty adviser. As presented here, Lincoln is a strong but peaceful frontier democrat, his quiet, awkward, folksy demeanor the outward manifestation of a deep humility, and a wise sadness at human folly. His awareness that his attempts to reconcile opposing forces--despite the occasional temporary victory--are doomed but necessary, hint at the character that will respond to the destiny that awaits him
They were expendable by John Ford ( Visual )
33 editions published between 1945 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the early days of World War II, the Japanese navy pressed relentlessly into the Philippines. Two American skippers are determined to prove that their small PT boats can be shaped into an effective battle fleet against the larger Japanese cruisers
Drums along the Mohawk by John Ford ( Visual )
31 editions published between 1939 and 2013 in English and held by 1,186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A historical drama that tells the story of a young frontier leader, his spirited wife, and their struggles in the backwoods of New York state during the Revolutionary war
Donovan's reef by John Ford ( Visual )
31 editions published between 1963 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 996 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A straight-laced Bostonian comes searching for her father, a brawling ex-Navy man living on a South Pacific island
The Informer by John Ford ( Visual )
41 editions published between 1935 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 737 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The scene is Dublin, 1922. Gypo Nolan stumbles through a foggy Irish night, his brain pickled in whiskey and his soul tormented by shame and fear. Gypo is an informer, a turncoat who betrayed his friend to the British police for 20 pounds. Now he can't spend the money fast enough, nor can he run from his treachery fast enough as he brawls, brags, swaggers and lies his way toward his fate
The horse soldiers by John Ford ( Visual )
30 editions published between 1959 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Colonel Marlowe is in command of a motley assortment of 1200 Union volunteers whose task-- and apparent suicide mission-- is to infiltrate 300 miles of Southern territory and destroy the most strategic rail route in the Confederacy. Marlowe's life is complicated by his ferocious running feud with the company's surgeon, Major Kendall
Cheyenne autumn by John Ford ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1964 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three-hundred starving Cheyenne men, women and children, forcibly resettled in the barren wastelands of Oklahoma, set out on a desperate 1500-mile trek back to their Yellowstone homeland
3 godfathers by John Ford ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1948 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fugitive bank robbers care for the newborn of the woman they just buried, knowing it ruins any chance of escape. Director John Ford's western retelling of the Biblical Three Wise Men tale remains a scenic and thematic masterpiece
 
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Alternative Names
Feeney, John Martin
Feeney, John Martin 1894-1973
Ford, Jack.
Ford Jack 1894-1973
Ford, John
Ford, John 1894-1973
Ford, John 1895-1973
Ford, John réalisateur
John Ford
Mitry, J. John Ford 1894-1973
O' Feeney, Sean Aloysius 1894-1973
O'Fearna, Sean Aloysius.
O'Fearna Sean Aloysius 1894-1973
O'Fearna, Sean Aloysius 1895-1973
O'Feeney, Sean
O'Feeney, Sean 1894-1973
O'Feeney, Sean Aloysius.
O'Feeney Sean Aloysius 1894-1973
O'Fienne, Sean Aloysius
O'Fienne, Sean Aloysius 1894-1973
جون فورد، 1894-1973
フォード, ジョン
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