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Buchanan, Edgar 1903-1979

Overview
Works: 266 works in 541 publications in 4 languages and 9,733 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Western films  Romantic comedy films  Screwball comedy films  Comedy films  Situation comedies (Television programs)  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Edgar Buchanan
Shane by George Stevens ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in English and held by 2,070 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A drifter and retired gunfighter assists a homestead family terrorized by an aging cattleman and his hired gun
Penny serenade by George Stevens ( Visual )
35 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in English and French and held by 738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young couple experience a series of misfortunes, which puts a strain on their marriage
The over the hill gang by Jean Yarbrough ( Visual )
60 editions published between 1969 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A retired ranger and his three aged pals try to clean up a town run by a crooked mayor, a drunken judge and a trigger-happy sheriff
Cheaper by the dozen ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in the early 20th century, this classic family comedy follows the efforts of a husband and wife as they try to maintain control in a home with 12 children
Petticoat Junction ( Visual )
14 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Seven episodes of the television comedy about events at the Shady Rest Hotel, located near the town of Hooterville and owned by a widow named Kate Bradley, who oversees the day-to-day operations of the hotel with the help of her Uncle Joe while intervening in the minor crises experienced by her three daughters
The big trees ( Visual )
33 editions published between 1980 and 2005 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Peaceful homesteaders, living among the huge redwood trees, attempt to avert possession of their land by a ruthless land baron
Rage at dawn by Tim Whelan ( Visual )
25 editions published between 1955 and 2007 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the real life escapades of the infamous Reno Brothers gang, this double-barreled western adventure stars Randolph Scott as the tough, two-fisted Chicago special agent assigned to bring the outlaws to justice
Move over, darling ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A man who is ready to have his missing wife declared legally dead and remarry finds himself in a predicament when his first wife turns up after five years of being gone!
Ride the high country by Sam Peckinpah ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1962 and 2006 in English and Multiple languages and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two aging gunmen accept the job of transporting gold from a mining camp back to town. One views the commission as a means of regaining his self-respect. The other intends to steal the gold. The men eventually join forces to protect the gold shipment and a young woman from a brutal gang of brothers
Cimarron by Anthony Mann ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Epic western about the Cravet family settling the Oklahoma prairie
The over the hill gang The over the hill gang rides again by Jean Yarbrough ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Feature 1. When a small Texas town is besieged by political corruption, several elderly ex-Rangers reunite to stem the crooked tide. Feature 2. The legendary Baltimore Kid has been wrongly accused of a crime. Only four men are brave enough to clear his name and clean up the town
Abilene town by Edwin L Marin ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1946 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Randolph Scott, the town marshall, is determined to maintain law and order between homesteaders and cattlemen following the Civil War
Buffalo Bill by William A Wellman ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Part fact, part fiction, this western chronicles the life and times of the world's most legendary cowboy, Colonel William "Buffalo Bill" Cody, from his army days negotiating peace with Native American chief Yellow Hand to his marriage with Eastern belle Louisa, culminating in his remarkable stint as an international Wild West showman
The desperadoes ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A reformed ex-outlaw (Ford) is framed for a bank robbery, his friend the sheriff (Scott) helps him escape, and together they bring the real robbers to justice
The decade you were born ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
If you were born in the 60s, your decade opened with John F. Kennedy as the 35th President of the United States; the cartoon The Flintstones appeared on Television for the first time; Chubby Checker started a new dance craze with the sensational twist; the U.S. men's ice hockey team won gold in the winter Olympics at Squaw Valley, California; and Alan Shepard made the first U.S. space fight
The man from Colorado ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1948 and 2004 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A sadistic Civil War vet (Ford), now a judge, teeters on the brink of insanity-- and a town is on the edge of revolt. Only one man, the marshall (Holden), stands between them in this powerful western which delves into the devasting psychological effects of war
The Cary Grant box set ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The awful truth: One of the best "screwball" comedies of the thirties, in which a separated couple do their best to spoil one another's love affair while awaiting their divorce
Petticoat junction ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"As Shady Rest Hotel owner Kate Bradley works hard to keep her guests happy, she has to work even harder to keep her slooow Uncle Joe in line! But it's Kate's three beautiful daughters, Billie Jo, Bobbie Jo and Betty Jo, who are the hotel's main attraction, while good ole Charley and Floyd keep the Cannonball train running."--Container
Texas ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1941 and 2005 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A comedy/action-adventure western about two confederate veterans aimlessly wandering around Texas after the Civil War. They go their separate ways, then eventually both end up falling in love with the rancher's daughter
Rawhide by Henry Hathaway ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1951 and 2008 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A gang of outlaws seize a stage coach way-station, kill the station manager and hold the surviving man and woman captive while they await the arrival of a gold shipment
 
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Alternative Names
Buchanan, William Edgar.
Buchanan, William Edgar, 1903-1979
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