WorldCat Identities

Roland, Gilbert 1905-1994

Overview
Works: 207 works in 341 publications in 5 languages and 7,541 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Film and video adaptations  Western films  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Director, 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 )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1,038 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
The bad and the beautiful by Vincente Minnelli ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1988 and 2002 in English and held by 838 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 )
6 editions published between 1933 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 782 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 )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 626 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 )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A western. Follows a small, heroic band of Cheyenne Indians as they escape from a wretched Oklahoma reservation in 1878 and fight their way back to their homeland in the Yellowstone River country 1,500 miles away. [Library of Congress]
The furies ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1870s New Mexico Territory, megalomaniacal widowed ranch owner T.C. Jeffords butts heads with his daughter, Vance, a firebrand with serious daddy issues, over her dowry, choice of husband, and finally, ownership of the land itself
The miracle of Our Lady of Fatima ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1980 and 2006 in English and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Screen chronicle based on actual 1917 events outside Fatima, Portugal, where three shepherd children report visions of the Virgin Mary and confront anticlerical government oppression in the process
Beneath the 12-mile reef ( Visual )
36 editions published between 1953 and 2010 in English and held by 413 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 )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 344 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 2006 in 3 languages and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thomas Hudson, an artist living on an island retreat, is visited by his three sons for the summer. During that time, they overcome anger and disappointment as they become aware of their mutual love and needs
Kung fu ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 276 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
Juarez by William Dieterle ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of three men, 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 123 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 118 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 103 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 )
4 editions published between 1957 and 2005 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Former dance hall girl Lorna, masquerading as a lady, meets and marries Confederate ex-officer Colt Saunders, returning to his rich Texas ranch. Everyone there is enchanted with Lorna. But the carpetbag government is set to grab all the big ranches, unless the ranchers (led by Colt) decide to fight. And one of the carpetbaggers knows Lorna's secret
Bullfighter and the lady ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An American, visiting Mexico, convinces Mexico's foremost bullfighter to give him lessons. He uses his new skills to impress a beautiful senorita - with deadly results
Dan Candy's law and, Any gun can play ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Any gun can play: After a gang leader gets away with a million in gold from a train robbery, he is hunted by a bounty hunter, a bandit, and a banker. Once the loot is hidden away, the only man who knows where to find it gets shot to death. Since a special medallion becomes the only clue to the gold's whereabouts, only one questions remains: which of the bloodthirsty, trigger-happy gunslingers will get their hands on the gold?
Percy Marks' the plastic age ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the plastic age, Clara Bow plays Cynthia Day, a tough girl at Prescott College who runs with a fast crowd. Donald Keith is athletic freshman Hugh Carver, who falls for her, though Cynthia knows her lifestyle is bad for him. When Cynthia begins to return Hugh's deeper feelings, she must decide whether to sacrifice their love in order to save his collegiate future, or sabotoge his athletic career for four years of fun-filled excitement
The Racers ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A talented driver is determined to make it to the top of the European racing circuit. Through daredevil risk and plain luck he does. But his recklessness has jeopardized his friendships and may cost him the woman he loves
 
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Alternative Names
Alonso, Luis Antonio Damaso de, 1905-1994
Damaso de Alonso, Luis Antonio, 1905-1994
De Alonso, Luis Antonio Damaso, 1905-1994
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