WorldCat Identities

Selander, Lesley 1900-1979

Works: 256 works in 434 publications in 2 languages and 1,875 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Western films  Action and adventure films  War films  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Motion pictures  Observations 
Roles: Director, Performer, fmd, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Lesley Selander
Hopalong Cassidy : 5 classic feature film westerns( Visual )

6 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Border patrol: Hopalong and pals discover how 25 Mexicans disappeared after being hired by the Silver Bullets mine. Doomed caravan: Jane Travers (Minna Gombell), who runs Crescent City Freighting Co., fights a gang of robbers with Hopalong's help. Fool's gold: Colonel Jed Landy (Forbes Murray) visits the Bar 20 to ask Hopalong to help save his son. Forty thieves: Hopalong proves his opponent for the sheriff's race is crooked. Hidden gold: Hopalong and Lucky visit their old pal Speedy (Britt Wood) and investigate gold thefts
The Texican( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jess Carlin has been framed and comes out of hiding in Mexico to track down a corrupt saloon keeper who not only set Murphy up in the first place, but also murdered his brother, a newspaperman, who was trying to expose the scheme
Flat top( Visual )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flat Top: The mission is an all-out air strike to regain control of the Phillipines. But the squadron's top fighter pilot has been grounded for disobeying orders and the fleet takes off without him. When the Japanese air power overwhelms the squadron, the suspended ace is reinstated as a desperate effort to win the battle. Torpedo Alley: A veteran Navy pilot is haunted by the phantoms of guilt and shame since freezing at the controls and causing the unnecessary deaths of his flight crew
Flight to Mars( Visual )

9 editions published between 1980 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An expedition team lands on the planet Mars and discovers an advanced underground society
Fort Worth ; Colt .45 ; Tall man riding( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No one messes with Texas -- not in Fort Worth. Gunsmoke and glory combine as newspaperman Randolph Scott backs up his fiery editorials with a blaze of bullets when lawlessness threatens. He buckles up a brace of six-shooter "hand cannons" in Colt .45 to chase a desperado who uses similar weapons to terrorize locals. Finally, Scott is a Tall Man Riding -- and brawling and shooting -- as he rights an injustice involving a gambler's attempted land grab
The light of the western stars( Visual )

4 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A ranch foreman is saved from becoming an outlaw by a pretty girl that believes in him
The light of western stars( Visual )

4 editions published between 1940 and 1995 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A drifter (Gene Stewart, played by Victor Jory), who is helping a group of rebels in Mexico, must join Texas ranchers in their fight against gunrunners. Romance also is a factor as the friction between ranchers and gunrunners leads to a final showdown
Dragonfly squadron( Visual )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1950, as the Korean peninsula is drawn closer to war, a stern Air Force Major, is assigned to train a squadron of South Korean pilots, making them combat-ready in half the usual time. At the air base at Kongju, Brady comes face to face with a former flame, the wife of an army medical officer. When enemy forces invade, most of the American personnel are evacuated, but Brady remains behind with the barely-trained South Korean troops, and bravely diverts the Russian-backed North Korean army
Hopalong Cassidy, Hopalong rides again ; Heart of Arizona( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hopalong Rides Again: Hopalong leads 1,000 head of cattle through dangerous rustler country. To ingratiate himself with Hoppy and his friends, "Professor" Hepburn pretends he's an esteemed "bone hunter." Determined to stop Bar-20's plans for the upcoming cattle drive, the Professor dynamites a cliff, crushing the chuck wagon carrying Hoppy. Heart of Arizona: Two-faced cowpoke Twister steals a herd of cattle and pins the blame on Hoppy's unfortunate friend, Lucky. But Hoppy and Windy aren't buying Twister's tale and set out to clear their buddy's name. Guns are blazin' on Belle Starr's ranch in the Heart of Arizona for a final showdown between the good guys and the bad guys!
Fort Algiers by Lesley Selander( Visual )

8 editions published between 1953 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A French Foreign Legion spy in Algiers poses as a cabaret singer to expose an Arab rebel leader. When he discovers her real identity, her only chance is her lover, a soldier in the Foreign Legion
Randolph Scott collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four classic western films featuring cowboy legend Randolph Scott
Arrow in the dust( Visual )

2 editions published between 1954 and 2015 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Army deserter Bart Laish is on the run and out for himself - until he figures his best escape is to hook up with a wagon train headed for Oregon. Fate gives him an opportunity: He assumes the identity of a dead friend, a major mortally wounded in a brutal Indian attack, and takes charge of the troopers escorting the besieged caravan
Panhandle( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Sands, a reformed gunman, now a storekeeper in a Mexican border town, again straps on gun belt and six-shooters to find the killer of his brother. Fists and bullets fly when he finds that he must contend not only with bad men, but with lawmen who remembers his outlaw past
Hopalong Cassidy( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Outlaws of the desert: Hoppy and his Bar 20 sidekicks capture a magnificent horse, Thundercloud, for owner Charles Grant. Grant then invites Hoppy to accompany him to Saudi Arabia to purchase prize horses for the Army from Sheik Suleiman. Lost Canyon: Jeff Burton and his gang of rustlers conspire with a crooked banker to buy up all the nearby ranches. Bar 20: A Wells Fargo stagecoach is held up while Hopalong Cassidy is looking over some cattle he wants to buy, and he rides off to find the bandits. The eagle's brood: A Mexican boy, Pablo, has witnessed his parents' muder and is now in danger of being killed by the gang and their brutal leader Big Henry. Lumberjack: Hoppy is attending Julie Peters' wedding to land-poor Ben Jordan. As the wedding party leaves, Ben is murderd at the doorstep. Hoppy discovers that Ben's valuable timberland in Pinerock is about to be auctioned because of delinquent taxes
Darn good westerns( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

6 great western films put together for the first time on one DVD
Bar 20( Visual )

4 editions published between 1989 and 1995 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hoppy, out to buy cattle for the Bar 20, ends up falling into a plot to steal land from a young couple. He is set up to look like a murderer and must clear himself
Hopalong rides again( Visual )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two vintage westerns starring William Boyd as Hopalong Cassidy: "Hopalong Rides Again" and "Heart Of Arizona."
Convict stage( Visual )

2 editions published between 1965 and 2007 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an innocent woman is brutally murdered, her cowboy brother, seeking vengeance, rides out in search of the outlaws who took her life
Zane Grey's "Knights of the range"( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Our hero Russell Hayden must choose sides between a band of rustlers and a small rancher and his sweet daughter
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The Texican
Alternative Names
Lesley Selander Amerikaans filmregisseur (1900-1979)

Lesley Selander amerikai rendező, operatőr, 1900-79

Lesley Selander amerikansk filminstruktør

Lesley Selander director de cine estadounidense

Lesley Selander réalisateur américain

Lesley Selander regista statunitense

Lesley Selander regizor de film american

Lesley Selander US-amerikanischer Filmregisseur, Fernsehregisseur, Regieassistent und Kameramann

Selander, L. R. 1900-1979

Selander, Les 1900-1979

Selander, Lesley 1900–1979

Selander, Lesley R. 1900-1979

Selander, Leslie 1900-1979

Selander, Lester 1900-1979

Selander, R. L. 1900-1979

Selander, R. L. (R. Lesley), 1900-1979

Selander, R. Lesley 1900-1979

Лесли Селандер

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