WorldCat Identities

Martin, Strother 1919-1980

Works: 137 works in 352 publications in 4 languages and 14,384 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Western films  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Biographical films  Prison films  History  Historical films  Biography 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Strother Martin
Most widely held works by Strother Martin
Cool hand Luke by Robert Drivas( Visual )

35 editions published between 1967 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,708 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lucas Jackson is a man who refuses to be nailed down, conform to rules and regulations, or fit into society, and now, he's on a chain gang. He's a likable enough guy, always smiling, always ready for a little fun. He eats 50 hard-boiled eggs on a bet and collects all the money in the camp. He's more or less like the people he hangs around with, except he won't be pushed. He knows his own mind. This makes him the only prisoner with guts enough to talk back to the bosses and the only one with nerve enough to escape
True grit by Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)( Visual )

28 editions published between 1969 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

U.S. Marshal Rooster Cogburn helps a headstrong young girl find the man who murdered her father in Native American territory and fled with the family savings. When Rooster's employer insists on accompanying the old gunfighter, sparks fly. The situation goes from troubled to disastrous when an inexperienced Texas Ranger joins the party
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid by George Roy Hill( Visual )

23 editions published between 1969 and 2010 in English and held by 1,585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blends adventure, romance and comedy to tell the story of the West's most likeable outlaws, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, as they set out for Bolivia with the law on their heels
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 1,281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Sundance Kid is the frontier's fastest gun. His partner, Butch Cassidy is always dreaming up new ways to get rich fast. If only they could blow open a baggage car without also blowing up the money-filled safe inside. So Butch and Sundance pack their guns, put on new duds, and, with Sundance's girlfriend, head down to Bolivia
The shaggy dog( Visual )

2 editions published between 1959 and 2006 in English and held by 823 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fred MacMurray heads an all-star cast that includes Jean Hagen, Tim Considine, Kevin Corcoran, and Annette Funicello in THE SHAGGY DOG. After years of on-the-job clashes with cranky canines, mail carrier Wilson Daniels (MacMurray) sees man's best friend as his worst enemy. This makes for one hairy situation when a magical ring accidentally transforms his teenage son Wilby (Kirk) into a lumbering sheepdog! Can Wilby break the spell and foil a team of international spies, or will both he and his dad wind up in the doghouse? Packed with sidesplitting antics, slapstick chases, and hilarious sight gags, this madcap adventure will tickle the funny bone of every two- (and four- ) footed member of your family!
Rooster Cogburn by MCA Universal Home Video (Firm)( Visual )

10 editions published between 1975 and 2003 in English and held by 625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rough-edged deputy marshal teams up with a strait-laced missionary to track down a band of murdering bank robbers. During the pursuit of the outlaws, a warm rapport develops between the rough-and-tumble lawman and the flinty reverend's daughter
The wild bunch by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

12 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Outlaws on the U.S.-Mexican border face the march of progress, the Mexican army and a gang of bounty hunters led by a former member as they plan to rob a U.S. Army train
Cheech & Chong's Up in smoke by Thomas Chong( Visual )

8 editions published between 1978 and 2018 in English and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two free-spirited bums, traveling in a van made of pot, experience sex, drugs, and rock-n-roll
The ballad of Cable Hogue by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

8 editions published between 1970 and 2017 in English and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A prospector discovers a waterhole after being left for dead in the desert by his double-crossing partners. When his ex-partners visit the well, a surprise awaits them
Kiss me deadly( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While driving down a lonely road late one evening, Hammer picks up a beautiful blonde hitchhiker, dressed in nothing but a raincoat. At first, Hammer assumes that the incoherent girl is an escaped lunatic; his mind is changed for him when he and the girl are abducted by two thugs. The men torture the girl to death as the semiconscious Hammer watches helplessly. He himself escapes extermination when the murderers' car topples off a cliff and he is thrown clear. Seeking vengeance, Hammer tries to discover the secret behind the girl's murder
McLintock! by Andrew V McLaglen( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Western comedy about a reactionary old cattle baron coping with encroaching homesteaders, discontented Indians, a marriageable daughter, and a rebellious wife
Hard times by Charles Bronson( Visual )

12 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles Bronson demonstrates exactly what tough is in this two-fisted action drama about a drifter suddenly caught up in the fight game during the Great Depression. Chaney, a down-on-his-luck loner, hops a freight train to New Orleans where, on the seedier side of town, he tries to make some quick money the only way he knows how-- with his fists. Chaney approaches a hustler named Speed and convinces him that he can win big money for them both. Chaney wins a few tough illegal fights bare-fisted but Speed's carelessness with his money and indebtedness to a gang of thugs forces Chaney to fight one last match with Street, a huge monster of a man. The final bout is a no-holds-barred, knock-down, drag-out fight that Bronson fans will love
The ransom of Red Chief by Bob Clark( Visual )

7 editions published between 1977 and 1999 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Ransom of Red Chief: Tells a story about two men who kidnap a mischievous boy and request a large ransom for his return, but the boy turns the tables on his captors. The Revenge of Red Chief: Two con men create a fake rain-making machine
The villain( Visual )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A funny screwball gunslinger comedy with Kirk Douglas as the ne'er-do-well highwayman, Arnold Schwarzenegger as Handsome Stranger and Ann-Margret as the lusty Miss Charming Jones
Hannie Caulder by Burt Kennedy( Visual )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman swears revenge on the man who raped her and killed her husband. At first, she has more heart than know-how, but once a bounty hunter arrives in town, he teaches her how to use a gun. She straps on her .45 and sets out to put a few notches in its handle
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jeremiah Johnson: Jeremiah is an American soldier who goes west to escape the Mexican War and becomes a mountain man. He is taken in by an old trapper who teaches him how to survive. After unavoidably violating an Indian burial ground, he loses his new Indian wife and their adopted child to vengeance. A vendetta between him and the Crows ruins his idyllic life as a fur trapper
The shaggy dog ; The shaggy D.A( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The shaggy D.A.: Wilby's all grown up now, with a wife and a son. Unfortunately, he's still subject to furry transformation every time the inscription on an ancient scarab ring is read aloud ... not a comforting prospect when you're a candidate for District Attorney!
John Wayne( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The war wagon: A rancher recruits a brash gunslinger and a raucous crew of misfits and readies them to pull off one of the most impossible heists of all time
Classic westerns collector's set( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four western films on one DVD
The secret of Nikola Tesla : the movie( Visual )

7 editions published between 1986 and 2007 in English and French and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Digitally re-mastered, see a story about the life and mind of a 'scientific superman' who, against all odds, changed the world forever with his discoveries, inventions, and imagination
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Alternative Names
Martin, Strather 1919-1980

Strother Martin

Strother Martin acteur américain

Strother Martin actor estadounidense

Strother Martin Amerikaans acteur (1919-1980)

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Strother Martin US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

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Мартин, Строзер

Стротър Мартин

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English (175)

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