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Boone, Richard

Overview
Works: 225 works in 655 publications in 6 languages and 12,670 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Western films  History  Historical films  Animated films  Fantasy films  Action and adventure films  Children's films  Western television programs 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Richard Boone
Big Jake by George Sherman( Visual )

40 editions published between 1971 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Big Jake McCandles is a husband who hasn't seen his wife in over 18 years. But he returns home after his grandson is kidnapped by a vicious outlaw gang. While the law gives chase in rickety automobiles, Jake saddles up with an Indian scout and a box of money--even though paying a ransom isn't how Jake plans to exact good old frontier justice
The shootist by Don Siegel( Visual )

15 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in English and held by 996 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In "The shootist," a terminally ill gunfighter seeks to retire quietly but is embroiled in one last battle. In "The man who shot Liberty Valance," a man becomes a legend and an important political figure by falsely claiming he shot a ruthelss gunman (Liberty Valance)
Hombre by Martin Ritt( Visual )

20 editions published between 1967 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A white man raised as an Apache faces confrontation with society
The hobbit by J. R. R Tolkien( Visual )

17 editions published between 1977 and 2014 in English and held by 801 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A homebody hobbit in Middle Earth gets talked into joining a quest with a group of dwarves to recover their treasure from a dragon
The Alamo by John Wayne( Visual )

48 editions published between 1960 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 786 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the Alamo, 185 men joined together to stand firm against a Mexican army of 7,000 and willingly gave their lives to insure the eventual independence of Texas
The robe by Henry Koster( Visual )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the inspiring story of the robe that Jesus wore on the cross and the Roman centurion, Marcellus Gallio, who wins the robe in a gambling match at the foot of the cross
Have gun-- will travel( Visual )

21 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in English and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

He's the man in black willing to face any kind of trouble--for a price. Paladin knows countless languages, is a master of the fighting arts, and one of the fastest guns in the West. He appreciates fine food, beautiful women, and the refined lifestyle of San Francisco. But, at a moment's notice, this gunslinger will hit the trail, daring to do what few men would-or could. From the desolate desert to the homesteads of desperate squatters, Paladin always gets the job done
Against a crooked sky( Visual )

28 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sam Sutter is the only one left who believes that his sister is still alive after her capture by the Indians and against the wishes of his family he embarks on a search for her. He faces insurmountable odds and the dangers of the wilderness but perseverance leads him to his sister, now married to an Indian prince but condemned to die for a petty crime. Sam now must face the toughest and possibly the last battle of his life
The Desert Fox : the story of Rommel( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sympathetic study of Field Marshal Erwin Rommel, a man admired by both those who followed him and those who faced him. In the early 1940s, Rommel's juggernaut Afrika Korps dominated North Africa. But as the tide turned and he came to the painful realisation that his Führer was destroying Germany, his ingrained sense of duty pushed him into a conspiracy against Hitler
Halls of Montezuma by Lewis Milestone( Visual )

7 editions published between 1990 and 2001 in English and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A squad of Marines pick their way through enemy-infested jungles to find their objective in the island's interior
Have gun-- will travel( Visual )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A statement on a business card is adorned with a chess-piece knight and heralds the professional services of Paladin. Based at the Hotel Carlton in San Francisco, and assisted by his manservant, Hey Boy, Paladin is an intelligent yet mysterious loner as well as a man of many talents, including detective, bodyguard, courier, sleuth and bounty hunter. When the situation is desperate, Paladin is the man to wire
Have gun -- will travel( Visual )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Professional gunfighter Paladin was a West Point graduate who, now that the Civil War is over, has firmly settled into San Francisco's Hotel Carlton where he has been awaiting responses to his trademark business cards
Have gun-- will travel( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paladin faces adventure, danger, and thrills in each of the 39 exciting episodes from season 3
The big sleep by Michael Winner( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hard-boiled private eye Richard Marlowe has his hands full when he gets involved in a web of sex, blackmail-- and murder
The films of Budd Boetticher( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Buchanan rides alone: In a change of pace, light-hearted entry, Scott finds himself in an incredibly corrupt border town and ends up in the middle of a blood feud between both sides of the family--neither of which trust him!
The Warlord by Franklin J Schaffner( Visual )

15 editions published between 1966 and 2014 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chrysagon, an 11th century Norman knight and war lord, is given command of a Druid peasant village. Battling enemies from the North and from his own ranks the lonely warrior is enamored of Bromwyn, engaged to the son of the tribe's chieftain. Under the influence of a plotting brother he takes advantage of an ancient law permitting nobility the right of first night with any bride. Captivated, he refuses to give Bromwyn up at dawn, and the stage is set for revenge, betrayal, battles, and murder
Vicki( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When cover girl Vicki Lynn is murdered, driven detective Ed Cornell investigates as flashbacks chronicle her rise to the top
Marlon Brando 4-movie collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The night of the following day: Professional criminals successfully kidnap a young girl from her wealthy family, but their plans become undone as they realize there is no trust between them
Hombre by Martin Ritt( Visual )

26 editions published between 1966 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A white man raised as an Apache faces confrontation with the society he despises. After selling his father's boarding house, he decides to leave town. Bigoted passengers on the stagecoach insist he ride outside with the driver. When outlaws leave them stranded in the desert, they must rely upon him for their survival
The night of the following day( Visual )

7 editions published between 1968 and 2011 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gangsters kidnap a young girl from her wealthy family for ransom
 
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