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McLaglen, Victor 1886-1959

Overview
Works: 209 works in 504 publications in 5 languages and 11,486 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Western films  Comedy films  Romance films  Action and adventure films  Biography  Juvenile works  Musical films 
Subject Headings:
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Victor McLaglen
 
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The quiet man by John Ford( Visual )
35 editions published between 1952 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,890 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
Around the world in 80 days by Jules Verne( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1,072 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Phlegmatic, punctual Englishman Phileas Fogg believes in progress, science, and intellectual deduction. When a member of the Reform Club challenges him on the impossibility of completing a round-the-world tour in eighty days, he wagers his entire fortune to prove that he can do it. He is accompanied by his valet Passepartout, and followed by Mr. Fix, a detective who believes he is a notorious bank robber. Shot in 70mm, using the Todd-AO process (an extremely high definition widescreen film format), the film is notable for its picturesque, exotic scenery, international cast, and the plethora of stars in cameo appearances, all highly innovative at the time
Gunga Din by George Stevens( Visual )
52 editions published between 1900 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,062 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three English soldier comrades battle the punjabs in India while accompanied by their lowly water-bearer Gunga Din, who longs to be a fighter himself
She wore a yellow ribbon by John Ford( Visual )
9 editions published between 1949 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 960 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of a U.S. Calvary captain's last days in service on the western frontier in 1876
Rio Grande by John Ford( Visual )
14 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Cavalry unit on the Mexican border in the 1880s conducts a campaign against marauding Indians
The Informer by John Ford( Visual )
27 editions published between 1935 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An Irish rebel succumbs to temptation and betrays his friend, a revolutionary leader, for the twenty pounds' reward. When later wracked by guilt, he tries to come to terms with his inexplicable action
Fort Apache by John Ford( Visual )
8 editions published between 1948 and 2012 in English and French and held by 645 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
Rudyard Kipling's Wee Willie Winkie by John Ford( Visual )
18 editions published between 1937 and 2008 in English and held by 542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An American girl arrives in India to live with her Colonel grandfather and teaches the adults that there are other ways than war to solve problems
The lost patrol by John Ford( Visual )
10 editions published between 1934 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A terse drama about British cavalrymen lost in the Mesopotamian desert during World War I. They are pursued constantly by Arab sharpshooters. When the leader of the patrol is killed, McLaglen takes charge of the eleven ragged survivors
Pre-code Hollywood collection ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The cheat: Tallulah Bankhead plays a spoiled socialite who borrows money from an exotic art collector to replace what she has stolen from a charity. The collateral for the loan and the penalty for default may shock even modern audiences. The cheat violated the Production Code's strictures against miscegenation, sadism, white slavery and rape
The princess and the pirate ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 239 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
Rudyard Kipling's Wee Willie Winkie ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in English and Chinese and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An American girl arrives in India to live with her Colonel grandfather and teaches the adults that there are other ways than war to solve problems
Many rivers to cross ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in Undetermined and English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bushrod Gentry is a right restless man, a bullwhip-crackin', tough-brawlin' trapper passing through Barren River, Kentucky, and heading for the pelts and promise of the Northwest Territory. He'll never get there if Mary Stuart Cherne has her way. It's marryin' season, the preacher is making his annual visit to Barren River and Mary has her heart and rifle barrel set on buckskinned bachelor Bushrod
Greatest classic films collection ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In The searchers, a Civil War veteran spends five years on the trail of a Comanche raiding party that kidnapped his dead brother's daughter
Hangman's house ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hangman's house: Before he dies, a father tries to marry off his daughter to a man she despises. Meanwhile, the exiled patriot Hogan returns to Ireland to kill the man responsible for his sister's suicide-- her fiance. 3 bad men: A young woman and her father travel west with a wagon train. After her father is murdered, she enlists the help of three outlaws to finish his dream of participating in the land rush
Whistle stop ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ava Gardner (in her first leading role) plays a woman who chooses a villainous playboy (Tom Conway) over a shiftless poolroom bum (George Raft). When Raft decides to turn honest, events conspire against him. Finally Raft and Gardner get together
Greatest classic films collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Operation Pacific: The USS Thunderfish conducts a desperate and dangerous submarine mission deep in enemy territory during WWII
Dishonored by Josef Von Sternberg( Visual )
9 editions published between 1931 and 2012 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marlene Dietrich plays the role of a spy, Agent X-27, in this 1931 release. Dietrich is recruited by the Austrian Secret Service to feret out secrets from the enemy and altering the course of the war until she meets up with Kranau (McLaglen), the Russian agent
Hangman's house 3 bad men ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hangman's house: Forced by her mean-spirited father, Lord Chief Justice James O'Brien (Hobart Bosworth), to marry a man she doesn't love
Dishonored & [Shanghai Express] ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dishonored: In 1915, the Austrian Secret Service sends its most seductive agent, a former prostitute, to spy on the Russians
 
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Mac Laglen Victor 1886-1959
Maclaglen Victor 1886-1959
Mc Laglen Victor 1886-1959
McLaglen, Victor
McLaglen, Victor 1886-1959
Languages
English (209)
French (11)
Spanish (8)
Italian (2)
Chinese (1)
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