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Brennan, Walter 1894-1974

Overview
Works: 793 works in 1,555 publications in 4 languages and 26,977 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biography  Television adaptations  Interviews  History  Juvenile works  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Western films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Costume designer, Speaker, Singer, Host, Other, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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posthumous Publications by Walter Brennan, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Walter Brennan
Red River by Coleen Gray ( Visual )
59 editions published between 1948 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"An embittered, tyrannical Texas rancher['s] tensions with his independent-minded adopted son ... reach epic proportions during a cattle drive to Missouri"--Container
Sergeant York by Howard Hawks ( Visual )
41 editions published between 1941 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,810 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story of a boy drafted into the military who begins his career as a pacifist and then soon sees the justification for fighting
John Ford's My darling Clementine by John Ford ( Visual )
29 editions published between 1946 and 2007 in English and French and held by 1,804 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 )
38 editions published between 1958 and 2010 in English and French and held by 1,747 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Texas border sheriff fights off hired gunmen to keep a murderer in custody
The pride of the Yankees by Jo Swerling ( Visual )
25 editions published between 1942 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,695 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 disease known as ALS
Ernest Hemingway's To have and have not by Howard Hawks ( Visual )
37 editions published between 1944 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,632 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An American charter boat captain in Martinique gets involved with a young female drifter and some French freedom fighters who are trying to elude local Nazi collaborators
Bad day at Black Rock by John Sturges ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and held by 1,135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A one-armed stranger arrives in a tiny desert town, the locals possessing a dark past they want to keep secret, by any means necessary
Meet John Doe by Frank Capra ( Visual )
74 editions published between 1941 and 2014 in English and held by 1,008 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Social commentary on the threat of cynicism and fascism to democracy. A corrupt politician attempts to further his evil ambitions by exploiting the appeal od a naive "John Doe."
The far country by Anthony Mann ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1955 and 2010 in English and held by 789 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A solid western saga set against the colorful, scenic backdrop of Alaskan mining camps
Fury by Fritz Lang ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1936 and 2005 in English and held by 759 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An ethical young man is forced to confront his own mortality after he becomes a victim of vigilantism
Support your local sheriff! ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1983 and 2006 in English and held by 759 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A charming drifter becomes sheriff in a rough and tumble mining town where lawmen don't last a month
The gnome-mobile ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1985 and 2004 in English and French and held by 545 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
Howard Hawks' Rio Bravo ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 511 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
The Westerner by William Wyler ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 498 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
Hangmen also die! by Fritz Lang ( Visual )
25 editions published between 1943 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 494 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 story of Vernon and Irene Castle by H. C Potter ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 463 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
The over the hill gang by Jean Yarbrough ( Visual )
39 editions published between 1969 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 354 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
Northwest Passage by King Vidor ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1940 and 2013 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An American historical drama about a group of settlers known as Rogers' Rangers--led by Major Rogers (Spencer Tracy)--and the hardships of survival and battles with hostile Indians, they encounter in trying to settle the upper New York state area for their families in the late 1750s and early 1760s
The one and only, genuine, original family band ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1968 and 2004 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The 1888 presidential race between Grover Cleveland and Benjamin Harrison is enlivened by a Democrat and his Republican group
The princess and the pirate ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1944 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sylvester the Great is a 17th-century entertainer with an act so atrocious, he's exiled from England. Aboard a ship bound for America, he finds himself falling for the beautiful Princess Margaret, a woman uninterested in love - not to mention his lousy one-liners. But when an evil band of pirates attack the ship and capture the princess, her only hope is the cowardly Sylvester. Now he has to stop cracking jokes and muster the courage to rescue his royal love
 
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Brenan, Walter 1894-1974
Brennan, Arthur 1894-1974
Brennan, Walter Andrew
Brennen, Walter 1894-1974
Brennon, Walter 1894-1974
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