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Brennan, Walter 1894-1974

Works: 693 works in 1,741 publications in 8 languages and 28,565 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Western films  War films  Action and adventure films  Biographical films  Comedy films  Historical films  Film noir  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Costume designer, Speaker, Singer, Contributor, Host, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Walter Brennan
Red River by Coleen Gray( Visual )

83 editions published between 1948 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,542 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
John Ford's My darling Clementine by John Ford( Visual )

47 editions published between 1946 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,130 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
Rio Bravo by Howard Hawks( Visual )

47 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,837 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Western. Le shérif de Rio Bravo vient d'arrêter un dangereux bandit protégé par son frère, puissant et riche propriétaire d'un ranch. Celui-ci cerne la ville avec ses hommes pour empêcher les renforts extérieurs ou le transport du prisonnier. Une lutte sans merci s'engage entre les hors-la-loi et les représentants de la justice. Le shérif n'a que de faibles assistants, trop peu nombreux: un vieil infirme, un alcoolique, un jeune garçon et une femme de réputation douteuse. [(c) Médiafilm]
Sergeant York by Howard Hawks( Visual )

59 editions published between 1941 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,825 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Torn between religious pacifism and patriotism, Alvin York of Tennessee went on to become World War I's most acclaimed hero, capturing 132 German soldiers during the Battle of Argonne
To have and have not by Howard Hawks( Visual )

94 editions published between 1944 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,817 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American fisherman becomes involved with a beautiful young drifter and a French freedom fighter who is trying to elude local Nazi collaborators on Martinique
The Pride of the Yankees by Jo Swerling( Visual )

28 editions published between 1942 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,720 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lou Gehrig, the Yank's great first baseman and the son of poor immigrants, rose to heights of baseball fame -- only to be cut down at the peak of his career by an incurable illness known as ALS
Meet John Doe by Frank Capra( Visual )

109 editions published between 1941 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A genial homeless unemployed baseball pitcher is hoaxed into protesting against existing social evils as a newspaper circulation stunt. He pleas to the "little man" for brotherly love and democratic good will, and John Doe clubs are formed. Because of his simple sincerity, he becomes a national hero, but he is shocked when he discovers that it's all a plot by the owner of the paper, who plans to use the voting strength of the clubs to bludgeon his way to power
Bad day at Black Rock by Fabienne d' Ortoli( Visual )

11 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A one-handed stranger comes to a tiny town that possesses a terrible past it wants to keep secret
The over the hill gang by Jean Yarbrough( Visual )

81 editions published between 1969 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 846 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retired ranger and his three aged pals try to clean up a town run by a crooked mayor, a drunken judge and a trigger-happy sheriff
The far country by Anthony Mann( Visual )

25 editions published between 1954 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 813 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A solid western saga set against the colorful, scenic backdrop of Alaskan mining camps
Support your local sheriff!( Visual )

14 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 789 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A charming drifter becomes sheriff in a rough and tumble mining town where lawmen don't last a month
Fury by Fritz Lang( Visual )

9 editions published between 1936 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 771 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A once decent man becomes ruthless and bitter when he's falsely accused of a crime and becomes a target for a lynch mob. He escapes, but refuses to let his survival be known, so his attackers can be charged with murder
Hangmen also die! by Fritz Lang( Visual )

61 editions published between 1942 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pursued by the Nazis after his assassination of Reinhard Heydrich, a member of the Czech underground enlists the aid of a young woman who soon finds herself entangled in the revolution's secret operations
The gnome-mobile by Robert Stevenson( Visual )

12 editions published between 1966 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jasper, a two foot high gnome, has been searching for a suitable bride to please his 900 year-old grandfather. He gets help from two children after a chance encounter with them in the forest. Trouble ensues when a showman discovers the gnomes and masterminds a kidnapping plot
The Westerner by John Archibald Wheeler( Visual )

32 editions published between 1940 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wandering cowboy rides into a Texas border town and alone faces the guns of the self-appointed, ruthless men who dispense justice, including the infamous "Judge" Roy Bean
The story of Vernon and Irene Castle by H. C Potter( Visual )

13 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fred and Ginger dance up a storm as they dramatize the careers of the renowned ballroom dancers, Vernon and Irene Castle
Howard Hawks' Rio Bravo( Visual )

2 editions published between 1959 and 2007 in English and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the small Texas town of Rio Bravo, law and order is maintained by three unlikely enforcers: hard-boiled sheriff Chance; former quick draw artist Dude, now gone drunk and disheveled; and the crippled, wisecracking Stumpy, who patrols the jail with a shotgun. The arrest and incarceration of Joe Burdette for murder has set these three at odds with his brother, corrupt and wealthy landowner Nathan Burdette. Nathan assembles a force of hired guns to spring Joe, while Chance enlists hotshot gunslinger Colorado. Complications arise in the form of Feathers -- not the usual saloon floozy but a competent professional gambler accustomed to sparring with men -- who has an eye for Chance
Northwest Passage by King Vidor( Visual )

27 editions published between 1940 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on Kenneth Roberts' best-seller, legendary filmmaker King Vidor tells the story of true-life explorer Major Robert Rogers (Tracy), intrepid leader of the celebrated Rogers' Rangers fighting force that took on one of the most challenging expeditions in military history, fighting against the British during the French and Indian War
The one and only, genuine, original family band by Walter Brennan( Visual )

8 editions published between 1968 and 2009 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 1888 presidential race between Grover Cleveland and Benjamin Harrison is enlivened by a Democrat and his Republican group
Tammy and the bachelor Tammy tell me true ; Tammy and the doctor( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tammy and the bachelor: As a little Mississippi riverboat girl, Tammy falls in love with a wealthy southern gentleman after she and her rascally grandfather rescue him from a plane crash -- Tammy tell me true: The adventures of Tammy continue in college, where the worldly-wise small-town gal helps a broken-hearted artist paint a happy future, teaches a haughty heiress that the Golden Rule is more precious than gold, and finds true love with a shy, handsome young professor -- Tammy and the doctor: Tammy travels to Los Angeles to become a nurse and turns the handsome young intern inside out with her unique bedside manner
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Rio BravoSergeant YorkTo have and have notBad day at Black RockFuryThe WesternerThe story of Vernon and Irene Castle