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Grant, James Edward 1905-1966

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Most widely held works about James Edward Grant
 
Most widely held works by James Edward Grant
Hondo by John Farrow( Visual )

28 editions published between 1953 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hondo Lane, a dispatch rider for the cavalry, encounters Angie Lowe, a woman living alone with her young son in the midst of hostile Apache territory. She presumes she is safe because the Apaches, under their chief Vittorio, have always left them alone. Later Hondo has a run-in with Angie's good-for-nothing husband and is forced to kill him. When Vittorio captures Hondo to save his life, Angie tells the Apache chief that he is her husband. In order to protect her from a forced marriage with one of the Apaches, Hondo reluctantly goes along with the lie
John Wayne by Jack Duffy( Visual )

124 editions published between 1946 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Badly wounded gunman Quirt Evans is taken in and nursed back to health by a Quaker girl and her family. It's love at first sight for her, but the Society of Friends has its work cut out for it in changing Quirt's violent ways, especially with his old enemy, Laredo Stevens, around to make trouble
The Alamo by John Wayne( Visual )

74 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of the historic battle by 185 men against a 7,000-man Mexican army - a battle that ended in the smaller forces' defeat, but lasted long enough to insure the eventual independence of Texas
McLintock! by Andrew V McLaglen( Visual )

42 editions published between 1963 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this westernized version of The taming of the shrew, John Wayne stars as cattle baron George McLintock and Maureen O'Hara assumes the role of his estranged wife. In an effort to get on with his life, McLintock saves a beautiful but impoverished widow from resettlement and hires her as his cook, welcoming both her and her two children into his home. Sparks begin to fly and McLintock's simple and serene lifestyle comes to halt as an unexpected turn of events results in brawls, gunfire, an Indian attack, the engagement of his only daughter and the return of Mrs. McLintock!
Sands of Iwo Jima by Allan Dwan( Visual )

23 editions published between 1949 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 861 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stryker, a hard-nosed Marine sergeant prepares a company of recruits for combat in World War II's Pacific Theater. The new unit's training is soon put to the test in a full-scale battle against the Japanese on Iwo Jima. The famous flag-raising on Mt. Suribachi is depicted near the film's conclusion
Donovan's reef by John Ford( Visual )

23 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 840 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A straight-laced Bostonian comes searching for her father, a brawling ex-Navy man living on a South Pacific island
The comancheros by Michael Curtiz( Visual )

40 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 749 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Texas Ranger Jake Cutter (Wayne) arrests gambler Paul Regret (Whitman) but soon finds himself teamed with his prisoner in an undercover effort to defeat a violent band of gunrunners and thieves known as the Comancheros. The last film of director Michael Curtiz (Casablanca)
Support your local gunfighter by James Garner( Visual )

6 editions published between 1971 and 2015 in English and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Garner plays a gambler who runs away from a madam with marriage on her mind, and is mistaken for a gunfighter in the troubled town of Purgatory
Flying leathernecks by Nicholas Ray( Visual )

19 editions published between 1951 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's World War II. Major Dan Kirby (John Wayne) is hard on his marines. His subordinate Captain Carl Griffin thinks the Major is overdoing it, but Kirby proves that there is a method to his madness after all
Angel and the badman ; John Wayne on film( Visual )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Angel and the badman: A notorious gunslinger learns the ways of peace from a beautiful Quaker girl
Huckleberry Finn : [&] The proud rebel [&] Walking Thunder( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

HUCKLEBERRY FINN: After being kidnapped by his drunken father, Huck heads down the Mississippi with his buddy Jim and have many adventures. THE PROUD REBEL: After John Chandler's son goes mute following a tregedy, John searches for a doctor who can help him. Before he finds one, he and his family must work off a debt using their talented sheepdog, Lance. When a doctor is found, John has no money to pay for help for his son and must decide whether to sell Lance, which will devastate his son, or get the boy help. WALKING THUNDER: Fourteen year old Jacob and his family are stuck in the Rockies when a bear destroys their wagon on their way west. They meet a medicine man and a mountain man who teaches Jacob survival skills that he must use with the giant bear called Walking Thunder on the prowl
Big Jim McLain( Visual )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

U.S. House Un-American Activities Committee investigators Jim McLain and Mal Baxter attempt to break up a ring of Communist Party troublemakers who are a worldwide terror ring headquartered in Hawaii
Cary Grant( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of five romantic comedies starring Cary Grant
John Wayne collection( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They were expendable: Two PT-boat skippers defend the Philippines and give the U.S. war effort time to regroup after the crippling losses at Pearl Harbor. Flying Leathernecks: An embattled Marine fighter squadron VMF 247 at Guadalcanal is led by John Wayne and campaigning to coordinate ground combat with low-flying aerial sorties
The Magnificent Seven by John Sturges( Visual )

3 editions published between 1960 and 2008 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The magnificent seven: Seven American gunslingers are hired to protect a small Mexican village against a band of bandits
Boom town by Jack Conway( Visual )

5 editions published between 1940 and 2006 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hard-hitting yarn of wildcat days and wildcat ways in the development of the American oil business
Music in my heart( Visual )

2 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Singing and dancing illuminate this lighthearted adventure that teams the talents of superstar Rita Hayworth and vocal sensation Tony Martin. An unsuccessful actor is about to be deported when he bumps into and falls for a pretty girl on Avenue A. From that point on, life takes some curious twists and turns for this head-over-heels couple
Great guy( Visual )

18 editions published between 1936 and 2008 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the Depression a feisty ex-prize fighter becomes Chief Inspector of the Department of Weights and Measures and crusades to clean up graft and corruption in the meat-packing business
Johnny Eager by Mervyn LeRoy( Visual )

6 editions published between 1941 and 2012 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Johnny, a paroled gangster pretending to be reformed, seduces the district attorney's daughter for revenge before actually falling in love with her
The sheepman( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Easygoing Jason Sweet won a trainload of sheep in a poker game and aims to graze them. Powder Valley looks like the perfect place. A cattle baron and a woman try to come between Jason and his sheep
 
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Grant, James E. 1902-1966

Grant James E. 1905-1966

Grant, James Edward 1902-1966

Grant, James Edward 1905-1966

James Edward Grant Amerikaans filmregisseur

James Edward Grant scrittore, sceneggiatore e regista statunitense

James Edward Grant US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor, Regisseur

Джеймс Эдвард Грант

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