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Argosy Pictures Corporation

Overview
Works: 51 works in 196 publications in 1 language and 8,259 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Western films  Action and adventure films  Romantic comedy films  War films  Comedy films  Historical films  History  Romance films 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Argosy Pictures Corporation
 
Most widely held works by Argosy Pictures Corporation
The quiet man by Ford( Visual )

39 editions published between 1952 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,288 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
Fort Apache by John Ford( Visual )

24 editions published between 1948 and 2015 in English and held by 1,414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The soldiers at Fort Apache may disagree with the tactics of their glory-seeking new commander. But to a man, they're duty bound to obey - even when it means almost certain disaster
She wore a yellow ribbon by John Ford( Visual )

31 editions published between 1949 and 2016 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A desperately short-staffed cavalry outpost must try to stop an Indian invasion
3 godfathers by John Ford( Visual )

10 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in English and held by 767 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 Bibilical Three Wise Men tale remains a scenic and thematic masterpiece
The long voyage home by John Ford( Visual )

7 editions published between 1940 and 2007 in English and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"1940; the merchant ship Glencairn rolls and shivers in the black North Atlantic. On board, her anxious crewmen search the sky for German planes and hope they'll survive the long voyage home."--Container
Wagon master( Visual )

10 editions published between 1950 and 2009 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Mormon wagon train headed for Utah hooks up with two horse traders, the members of a traveling medicine show, and a tribe of Navajo Indians. The group is threatened by a gang of outlaws who use the wagon train as a hideout
The sun shines bright by John Ford( Visual )

5 editions published between 1953 and 2013 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story about a judge William Priest's battle for reelection against Yankee prosecutor Horace K. Maydew. Despite the judge's popularity, it's possible that his generosity and sense of justice may cost him the election. First he tries to persuade the eminent General Fairfield to admit that he's kin to Lucy Lee, whose questionable background makes her a subject for ridicule. Next he faces down an angry lynch mob accusing a black man of a heinous crime, who vow vengeance at the polls
The fugitive by John Ford( Visual )

6 editions published between 1947 and 2011 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story follows a priest in Mexico pursued by a ruthless police lieutenant carrying out the dictates of an oppressive, anti-clerical government. There's another fugitive as well: an American killer on the run, and the paths of the two hunted men cross with fateful consequences. A haunting paean to the resilience of faith, The Fugitive remains a filmmaking triumph
Eugene O'Neill's The long voyage home( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This critically acclaimed saga delves deep into the soul of the men at sea, their perilous trade, their lives and their tragic deaths aboard a cold steel cargo ship in the wake of World War II
Greatest classic legends film collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

She wore a yellow ribbon : Captain Nathan Brittles, on the eve of retirement, takes out a last patrol to stop an impending massive Indian attack. Encumbered by women who must be evacuated, Brittles finds his mission imperiled. 3 Godfathers: Three outlaws on the run discover a dying woman and her baby. They swear to bring the infant to safety across the desert, even at the risk of their own lives. Cheyenne Autumn: Lack of supplies imperative to their survival drives the Cheyenne tribe to embark on a 1,500 miles journey back to their ancestral hunting grounds. US Cavalry Capt. Thomas Archer is charged with their retrieval, but during the hunt grows to respect their noble courage, and decides to help them. Wagon master: Two young drifters guide a Mormon wagon train to the San Juan Valley and encounter cutthroats, Indians, geography, and moral challenges on the journey
The quiet man( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American prizefighter returns to Ireland in order to forget the past and live peacefully in his village birthplace. He falls in love with the hot-tempered sister of a belligerent neighbor, and trouble ensues over the payment of her dowry
Greatest classic legends film collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

She wore a yellow ribbon : Captain Nathan Brittles, on the eve of retirement, takes out a last patrol to stop an impending massive Indian attack. Encumbered by women who must be evacuated, Brittles finds his mission imperiled. 3 Godfathers: Three outlaws on the run discover a dying woman and her baby. They swear to bring the infant to safety across the desert, even at the risk of their own lives
Greatest classic legends film collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cheyenne Autumn: Lack of supplies imperative to their survival drives the Cheyenne tribe to embark on a 1,500 miles journey back to their ancestral hunting grounds. US Cavalry Capt. Thomas Archer is charged with their retrieval, but during the hunt grows to respect their noble courage, and decides to help them. Wagon master: Two young drifters guide a Mormon wagon train to the San Juan Valley and encounter cutthroats, Indians, geography, and moral challenges on the journey
The searchers ; Fort Apache( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The searchers: An ex-Confederate soldier searches for his niece who was captured by the Comanches who massacred his family
3 godfathers : DVD]( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Ford's Western retelling of the Biblical Three Wise Men tale remains a scenic and thematic masterpiece. Fugitive bank robbers Robert, William and Pedro stand at a desert grave. Caring for the newborn infant of the woman they just buried will ruin any chance of escape. But they won't go back on their promise to her; they won't abandon little Robert William Pedro
John Ford and Merian C. Cooper's Rio Grande( Visual )

2 editions published between 1989 and 1993 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Calvary unit on the Mexican border in the 1880's conducts a vain campaign against marauding Indians
The John Wayne collection( Visual )

in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features fifteen early Westerns starring John Wayne
Silver screen icons( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The searchers: a Civil War veteran spends five years on the trail of a Comanche raiding party that kidnapped his dead brother's daughter
The searchers by John Ford( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 3 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
 
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