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McLaglen, Victor 1886-1959

Overview
Works: 191 works in 584 publications in 5 languages and 11,849 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Western films  Comedy films  Romance films  Action and adventure films  History  War films  Musical films  Epic films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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The quiet man by John Ford( Visual )

49 editions published between 1952 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,930 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 Michael Anderson( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 1,151 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 )

55 editions published between 1900 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,072 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 )

20 editions published between 1949 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 964 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

23 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 811 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 )

54 editions published between 1935 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 775 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
Rudyard Kipling's Wee Willie Winkie by John Ford( Visual )

24 editions published between 1937 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 737 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 )

16 editions published between 1948 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 685 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This classic portrait of the old West depicts a military martinet calvary officer whose by-the-book tactics and ignorance of the western frontier cause him to lead his men into a fatal Apache ambush
The lost patrol by John Ford( Visual )

26 editions published between 1934 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 398 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 )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Torch singer: Claudette Colbert plays a sexy radio chanteuse who passes her time with an entourage of drunken debauched friends while raising her child born out of wedlock. The Code prohibited stories of illicit love and drunkenness
Greatest classic films collection by Betty Hutton( Visual )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 286 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
The princess and the pirate by David Butler( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 238 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( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 221 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
Hangman's house by John Ford( Visual )

8 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 173 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
Dishonored( Visual )

13 editions published between 1931 and 2012 in English and German and held by 90 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 )

18 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 86 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
Let freedom ring( Visual )

2 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1868 west, Nelson Eddy sings and fights for freedom
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
Shirley Temple( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eighteen of the most popular films starring Shirley Temple in her child star years
A girl in every port by Howard Hawks( Visual )

6 editions published between 1928 and 2007 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sea-faring Romeo finds himself a step behind the competition when he visits his girlfriends in various ports of call
 
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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 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

فيكتور مكلاغلن

ویکتور مک‌لاگلن

ヴィクター・マクラグレン

維多·麥克勞倫

Languages
English (269)

Spanish (41)

French (24)

German (5)

Italian (3)

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Around the world in 80 daysThe InformerFort ApacheThe lost patrolGreatest classic films collectionThe princess and the pirateMany rivers to crossDishonored