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McLaglen, Victor 1886-1959

Overview
Works: 238 works in 660 publications in 4 languages and 12,116 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Western films  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  History  Romance films  Fiction  Epic films  Romances 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Author, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Victor McLaglen
The quiet man by John Ford( Visual )

45 editions published between 1952 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,974 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 )

3 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in English and held by 1,128 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 )

62 editions published between 1900 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,074 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 993 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captain Brittles is about to retire, but must face one last battle as the savage Apache Indians declare a holy war on white men, with the cavalry fort as their prime target. Brittles is the only man with the Indian fighting know-how to prevent a bloody massacre
Rio Grande by John Ford( Visual )

24 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 817 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Wayne and Maureen O'Hara are embroiled in an epic battle with the Apaches and each other. Wayne leads his Calvary troops to the Rio Grande to fight a warring tribe. His toughest battle lies ahead when his unorthodox plan to outwit the elusive Apaches leads to a possible court-martial. Locked in a bloody war, he must fight not only to save his family, but also to redeem his honor
The Informer by John Ford( Visual )

37 editions published between 1935 and 2016 in English and held by 742 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 713 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 )

12 editions published between 1948 and 2015 in English and held by 685 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 )

14 editions published between 1934 and 2016 in English and held by 389 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 )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Search for beauty: Con artists dupe Olympic athletes into endorsing a skin magazine. The movie was heavily censored
Many rivers to cross by Roy Rowocid( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 234 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
The princess and the pirate( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 231 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
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Fort Apache, a calvary officer whose by-the-book tactics and ignorance of the western frontier cause him to lead his men into a fatal Apache ambush
Hangman's house by John Ford( Visual )

8 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. 3 bad men: A young girl enlists the help of three outlaws, after her father is murdered
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Operation Pacific: The USS Thunderfish conducts a desperate and dangerous submarine mission deep in enemy territory during WWII
Whistle stop by Leonide Moguy( Visual )

18 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 89 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
Dishonored( Visual )

13 editions published between 1931 and 2012 in English and held by 84 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

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 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young people: Shunned newcomers Wendy and her "show folk" parents win over their neighbors when disaster strikes
Earl Carroll's Murder at the Vanities( Visual )

6 editions published between 1934 and 2009 in English and held by 44 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

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Victor McLaglen Brits acteur (1886-1959)

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Victor McLaglen US-amerikanischer Schauspieler britischer Herkunft

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English (287)

French (14)

Spanish (14)

Italian (3)

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Around the world in 80 daysThe InformerFort ApacheThe lost patrolMany rivers to crossThe princess and the pirateGreatest classic films collectionDishonored