WorldCat Identities

O'Brien, George 1900-1985

Overview
Works: 99 works in 236 publications in 5 languages and 4,160 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Fiction  Western films  Biography 
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 )
32 editions published between 1927 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 812 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A villager in love with a city woman tries to kill his wife but then repents only to love her more in the end
She wore a yellow ribbon by John Ford ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 772 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 604 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 469 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 iron horse by John Ford ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1924 and 2007 in English and Japanese and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young man pursues his murdered father's dream of the first transcontinental railroad, overcoming impossible odds, greedy officials, crooked Indians, and his father's killer to unite the Union Pacific and the Central Pacific railways
Daniel Boone by George O'Brian ( Visual )
31 editions published between 1936 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Frontiersman Daniel Boone battles both Indians and renegade whites during the settling of America
Greatest classic films collection ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 150 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
Sunrise by F. W Murnau ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1927 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 102 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
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
F.W. Murnau's Sunrise (1927) ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of a young farmer who comes near murdering his wife, only to love her more in the end
Gold raiders ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gold raiders: Set in the Wild West, the Stooges are hired by an insurance agent to protect shipments of gold
Four men and a prayer ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 70 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 inherits some land out west. When he arrives there, he finds a crippled crook robbing the daughter of his ranch foreman. George O'Brien plays the dude who triumphs over the crooked outlaws
Studio classics the "best picture" collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four Academy Award winning films
My wild Irish rose ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 29 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
L'Aurore by F. W Murnau ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1927 and 2004 in English and French and held by 27 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 22 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
Sunrise [a song of two humans] ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this tale of temptation and redemption, the pleasant and peaceful life of a naive country man is turned upside down when he falls for a cold-blooded yet seductive woman from the city. She tries to persuade him to drown his virtuous wife and come back to the city with her
Classic comedy teams collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gold raiders: Set in the Wild West, the Stooges are hired by an insurance agent to protect shipments of gold
 
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O'Brien, George, 1899-1985
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