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McLaglen, Victor 1886-1959

Overview
Works: 254 works in 621 publications in 4 languages and 12,045 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Western films  History  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Romance films  Fiction  Epic films  War films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Author, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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The quiet man by John Ford( Visual )

44 editions published between 1952 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,971 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 )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 1,133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a lively discussion with Lord Kelvin, inventor Phileas Fogg states his belief that it's possible for someone to travel around the globe in a mere 80 days. Kelvin challenges him to prove it, and adds a wager: if Fogg can't circumnavigate the globe in 80 days, he'll have to give up inventing forever. Fogg and his crew of two take the challenge. They travel by train, boat, balloon, horseback, or any other means at their disposal. However, Fogg and his companions are accused of involvement in a bank robbery and have to clear their names as well
Gunga Din by George Stevens( Visual )

55 editions published between 1900 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,073 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 )

17 editions published between 1949 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 986 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

19 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 801 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifteen years back, Lt. Colonel Kirby Yorke's devotion to military duty led him to destroy the plantation home of his southern-born wife during the Civil War. He is now a lonely man, fighting Indians in the west. Returning from his latest skirmish with the Apaches, Yorke finds that his son Jeff--enlisted as an ordinary soldier after failing at West Point--has been assigned to his command. Kirby's estranged wife, Kathleen, has also arrived at the fort in an effort to buy her son's way out of the army. A group of renegade Apaches keeps eluding Yorke by crossing the Rio Grande into Mexico, but he plans a raid in hopes that it will end the problem for good
The Informer by John Ford( Visual )

38 editions published between 1935 and 2016 in English and held by 747 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The scene is Dublin, 1922. Gypo Nolan stumbles through a foggy Irish night, his brain pickled in whiskey and his soul tormented by shame and fear. Gypo is an informer, a turncoat who betrayed his friend to the British police for 20 pounds. Now he can't spend the money fast enough, nor can he run from his treachery fast enough as he brawls, brags, swaggers and lies his way toward his fate
Wee Willie Winkie by John Ford( Visual )

21 editions published between 1937 and 2008 in English and held by 726 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
Fort Apache by John Ford( Visual )

13 editions published between 1948 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 678 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
The lost patrol by John Ford( Visual )

13 editions published between 1934 and 2006 in English and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A terse drama about British cavalryman 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. This film established John Ford's reputation as a director internationally
Pre-code Hollywood collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six films made before the Production Code. In 1934, Hollywood was turned upside down by the enforcement of a strict "Production Code" that would change the way movies were made for the next 34 years. But during the "pre-Code" period (1929-1934), censorship barely existed and filmmakers had free rein to make the movies they wanted and the public demanded. No subject was taboo including adultery, murder or sex
The princess and the pirate( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 17th century entertainer exiled from England and shipped to America falls in love with a princess who is kidnapped by pirates
Many rivers to cross by Roy Rowocid( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 233 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 161 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 )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 122 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
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gunga Din: Cheeky British soldiers combat a murderous sect in colonial India
Dishonored( Visual )

12 editions published between 1931 and 2012 in English and held by 87 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
Whistle stop by Leonide Moguy( Visual )

16 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman returns to her small hometown from Chicago, where she has made a success of herself. Upon her arrival, she looks up an old love of hers and discovers that he's still the listless small-time gambler she remembers he was when she left for the big city. The woman settles back into town and begins a romance with a local nightclub owner, an unsavory character that is also friends with her former love. A rivalry for the woman's affection begins between the two men and the nightclub owner decides to take some steps to eliminate his competition
Hangman's house ; 3 bad men( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

3 bad men: When a trio of bandits discovers a young woman (Olive Borden) whose father was murdered by a ruthless gang, the "Three Bad Men" go from being partners in crime to comrades in chivalry
The Shirley Temple collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Baby, take a bow: When a young girl's dad is accused of stealing, the youngster becomes a most effective detective
Earl Carroll's Murder at the Vanities( Visual )

6 editions published between 1934 and 2009 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical/mystery involving killings during the opening night of a new show
 
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Around the world in 80 days
Alternative Names
Mac Laglen Victor 1886-1959

Maclaglen Victor 1886-1959

Mc Laglen Victor 1886-1959

McLaglen, Victor

McLaglen, Victor 1886-1959

Victor McLaglen acteur britannique

Victor McLaglen Aktor

Victor McLaglen angol-amerikai színész

Victor McLaglen attore britannico

Victor McLaglen Brits acteur (1886-1959)

Victor McLaglen britský herec

Victor McLaglen US-amerikanischer Schauspieler britischer Herkunft

Βίκτορ ΜακΛάγκλεν

Виктор Маклаглън

Віктор МакЛаглен

Маклаглен, Виктор

ויקטור מקלגלן

ויקטור מקלגלן שחקן אמריקאי

فيكتور مكلاغلن

ویکتور مک‌لاگلن

빅터 매클래글렌

ヴィクター・マクラグレン

維多·麥克勞倫

Languages
English (271)

French (11)

Spanish (8)

Italian (3)

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Around the world in 80 daysThe InformerFort ApacheThe lost patrolThe princess and the pirateMany rivers to crossGreatest classic films collectionDishonored