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O'Brien, George 1900-1985

Overview
Works: 104 works in 273 publications in 5 languages and 4,454 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Fiction  Western films  Biography  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about George O'Brien
 
Most widely held works by George O'Brien
Sunrise a song of two humans by F. W Murnau ( Visual )
51 editions published between 1927 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 980 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A villager in love with a city woman tries to kill his wife but then repents and spends a happy day with her
She wore a yellow ribbon by John Ford ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of a U.S. Calvary captain's last days in service on the western frontier in 1876
Fort Apache by John Ford ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1948 and 2012 in English and held by 620 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
Cheyenne autumn by John Ford ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 484 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
The iron horse by John Ford ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1924 and 2007 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One of the earliest westerns, this film is a dramatization of the monumental "joining of the rails" in the late 1800's. One man's vision of a coast-to-coast railroad is realized by his son, who overcomes impossible odds to united the Union Pacific and the Central Pacific Railways
Daniel Boone by George O'Brian ( Visual )
32 editions published between 1936 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Frontiersman Daniel Boone battles both Indians and renegade whites during the settling of America
Sunrise by F. W Murnau ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1927 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A tender story of betrayal and redemption when a farmer intends to drown his wife, so he can be with a seductive city woman
John Wayne by John Wayne ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 129 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
Hangman's house ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 99 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
Gold raiders ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gold raiders: Set in the Wild West, the Stooges are hired by an insurance agent to protect shipments of gold
F.W. Murnau's Sunrise (1927) ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of a young farmer who comes near murdering his wife, only to love her more in the end
Four men and a prayer ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Four men and a prayer, the sons of a disgraced British officer try to clear his name. In The seas beneath, a U.S. "mystery ship" is sent out to destroy a German U-boat, which has been causing damage to Allied ships
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 dude ranger ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An Easterner who inherits a ranch plagued by cattle rustling goes undercover to try to discover who is stealing his cattle. In the process, he meets and begins to fall in love with the ranch foreman's daughter
Studio classics the "best picture" collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four Academy Award winning films
My wild Irish rose ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"My Wild Irish Rose stars golden age of Hollywood tenor Dennis Morgan as turn-of-the-century tenor Chauncey Olcott, who brought When Irish eyes are smiling, Mother Machree and more beloved airs to eager theater audiences. Olcott's rise from tugboat skipper to minstrel man to star and composer, his relationships with two women--Lillian Russell (Andrea King) and true love Rose Donovan"--Container
Sunrise a song of two humans = L'aurore by F. W Murnau ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in Multiple languages and English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
L'Aurore by F. W Murnau ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1927 and 2004 in English and French and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"SeĢduit par une vamp venue de la ville, un fermier tente de noyer sa femme mais change d'avis au dernier moment. Celle-ci s'enfuie en ville de peur, mais il la suit afin de lui prouver son amour
Noah's ark ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1929 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The two-pronged tale visits Biblical and modern times as it draws a parallel between two fateful eras. Colossal floodwaters roil, great structures topple, Noah and his family survive the worldwide destruction-- and vast destruction of another age lashes out as national hatreds erupt and World War I doughboys charge through the machine-gun hell of No Man's Land."--Container
Greatest classic films collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 24 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
 
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