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Roland, Gilbert 1905-1994

Overview
Works: 191 works in 348 publications in 6 languages and 8,390 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  Western films  Romance films  Epic films  Swashbuckler films  Pirate films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Gilbert Roland
Around the world in 80 days by Jules Verne( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 1,127 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
The bad and the beautiful by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

6 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and French and held by 799 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biting drama that tells the story of a ruthless, manipulatve movie producer who lets nothing and nobody stand in his way. Now he's broke and needs the help of the very people he used and betrayed on his climb to the top
She done him wrong by Lowell Sherman( Visual )

11 editions published between 1933 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 788 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Set in the 1890s, West plays a brash barroom entertainer with a soft spot for men in trouble, especially the mission director, young Cary Grant. She unknowingly gets caught up in a murder, as well as a white slavery ring, and sets about clearing things up as only Mae can. In between rescues she manages to perform some of her heated, hip-swinging classics including a steamy belting of 'Frankie and Johnnie.'"--Container
The Sea Hawk by Michael Curtiz( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captain Geoffrey Thorpe is the terror of the Spanish Main, striking crippling blows against the oppressive Spanish war machine, freeing English slaves from the galley ships and filling England's coffers with Spanish gold--with the tacit approval of England's Queen Elizabeth I. When the dashing Thorpe raids and sinks a diplomatic vessel bringing ambassador Don José Alvarez de Cordoba and his beautiful niece Dona Maria to England, he's gentlemanly enough to deliver them safely onto English shores--along with the galley full of wrongfully imprisoned slaves. Smarting from this insult, Don Alvarez conspires with the duplicitous Lord Wolfingham to stop Thorpe and smash the Sea Hawks: the small fleet of privateers that stands between England and King Philip of Spain's thirst for global domination!
Cheyenne autumn by John Ford( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three-hundred starving Cheyenne men, women and children, forcibly resettled in the barren wastelands of Oklahoma, set out on a desperate 1500-mile trek back to their Yellowstone homeland. A true-life story
The furies( Visual )

3 editions published between 1991 and 2016 in English and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1870s New Mexico Territory, megalomaniacal widowed ranch owner T.C. Jeffords argues with his daughter, Vance, a firebrand, over her dowry, choice of husband, and finally, ownership of the land itself
The miracle of Our Lady of Fatima( Visual )

10 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1917. World War I rages across Europe and Portugal is in the grip of a anti-religious government. As three children play in a meadowland near Fatima, they see a vision, a woman in a cloud of light who brings prophecies and words of faith
Beneath the 12-mile reef by Roberrt Webb( Visual )

38 editions published between 1953 and 2013 in English and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Romeo-and-Juliet romance/adventure featuring a Greek family of sponge divers from Tarpon Springs and a "Conch" family from Key West in competition for machismo and profits in the sponge industry
20 great westerns : heroes & bandits( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains some of the greatest western films and legendary stars of the 20th Century
Islands in the stream by Franklin J Schaffner( Visual )

12 editions published between 1976 and 2005 in English and German and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sculptor's self-imposed isolation in the Bahamas is ended by two forces: the visit of his sons ... and the outbreak of World War II
Kung fu( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventure continues for Kwai Chang Caine, a Shoalin priest trained in the wisdom and warfare of China's ancients, following life's path in the American west of the later 1800s
Captain Kidd( Visual )

24 editions published between 1945 and 2003 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pirate Captain Kidd tricks King William III into giving him royal orders, but enemies (whom he believes to be dead) return to see him hanged
Juarez by William Dieterle( Visual )

3 editions published between 1991 and 2016 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of three powerful men in Mexico, Benito Juarez, Napoleon III, and Emperor Maximilian, driven by political passions. And of a woman, Empress Carlota, driven to madness
The ruthless four ; Border Shootout( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ruthless four : After a lifetime of prospecting, Sam Cooper has struck gold. But he can't get it without partners, without trusting someone. The person he trusted to be his partner has betrayed him and now he must deal with a streak of bad luck as he fights off bandits, losing his horse and gun. In order to retrieve the gold, he must go back to the desert where it is hidden. Accompanied by his adopted son and some of his sinister friends, Cooper finds he still can't trust anyone to help him retrieve the gold. Border Shootout : A young rancher named Kirby Frye is appointed deputy in a small town that is being terrorized by a local gang of cattle rustlers. The aging sheriff cannot stop the gang's activities. While the sheriff is gone, Frye finds himself in charge and must find a way to deal with the outlaws
We were strangers( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"It's been seven long years since his people last tasted freedom. So when Cuban-born expatriate Tony Fenner finally returns to Havana, he joins the Organization, a small band of revolutionaries dedicated to ending the tyrannical rule of President Gerardo Machado. Aided by fellow rebel China Valdes, Fenner proceeds with his audacious master plan: to execute the head of the senate and then assassinate all of Cuba's leaders at his well-attended state funeral. And so, as the secret police race to stop them, Fenner and Valdes tunnel beneath the cemetery, where they intend to detonate a bomb so powerful, it will wipe out Machado's entire government with one blow."--Container
Barbarosa by Fred Schepisi( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A runaway farm boy takes up with an aging outlaw who is involved in a blood feud with his in-laws
Three violent people( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heston plays a rancher, an ex-Confederate cavalryman, coping with the land-grabbing tax policies of greedy Reconstruction leaders
Captain Kidd( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pirate Captain Kidd tricks King William III into giving him royal orders, but enemies (whom he believes to be dead) return to see him hanged
20 great westerns : heroes & bandits( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains some of the greatest western films and legendary stars of the 20th Century
Erich Maria Remarque's the other love( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Karen Duncan, a famous concert pianist is living her dream until she's stricken with tuberculosis. She's sent to Swiss sanatorium to rest, unaware her illness is terminal. There she falls for her caretaker, Dr. Anthony Stanton, who has trouble getting her to face the seriousness of the condition. With the help of her neighbor, Karen rebels against Dr. Stanton's strict rules and eventually meets a dashing race car driver. Soon, Karen is sneaking out into town to meet him
 
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Around the world in 80 days
Alternative Names
Alonso, Luis Antonio Damaso de, 1905-1994

Dámaso de Alonso, Luis Antonio 1905-1994

De Alonso, Luis Antonio Damaso, 1905-1994

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The bad and the beautifulShe done him wrongCheyenne autumnIslands in the streamKung fuThree violent people