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Martin, Strother 1919-1980

Overview
Works: 147 works in 396 publications in 3 languages and 14,379 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Western films  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Prison films  Historical films  History  Video recordings for the hearing impaired 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Strother Martin
 
Most widely held works by Strother Martin
Cool hand Luke by Robert Drivas( Visual )

38 editions published between 1967 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,671 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. That Luke, he's a cool hand
True grit by Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)( Visual )

30 editions published between 1969 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

U.S. Marshal Rooster Cogburn helps a young girl find the man who murdered her father in Native American territory
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid by George Roy Hill( Visual )

24 editions published between 1969 and 2010 in English and held by 1,618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid set out for Bolivia with a "super posse" in hot pursuit
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 1,262 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 )

4 editions published between 1959 and 2006 in English and held by 844 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wilby Daniels was just an ordinary teenager until a magical ring accidentally transforms him into a sheepdog whose owner is the leader of a plot to destroy the Space Program
The wild bunch by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

13 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 582 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
Rooster Cogburn by John Wayne( Visual )

3 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and held by 555 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 ballad of Cable Hogue by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

9 editions published between 1970 and 2017 in English and held by 505 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 )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 481 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
Cheech & Chong's Up in smoke by Thomas Chong( Visual )

5 editions published between 1978 and 2018 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two free-spirited bums, traveling in a van made of pot, experience sex, drugs, and rock-n-roll
McLintock! by Andrew V McLaglen( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in English and held by 379 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 )

14 editions published between 1989 and 2019 in English and Undetermined and held by 364 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 villain( Visual )

5 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and held by 227 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
The ransom of Red Chief by Bob Clark( Visual )

7 editions published between 1977 and 1999 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the 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
Hannie Caulder by Burt Kennedy( Visual )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 144 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 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wild bunch: After a botched robbery attempt in Texas, Pike Bishop and his gang head across the Rio Grande and into Mexico. They are pursued by bounty hunters hired to prevent the gang from robbing the rail depot. Bishop's gang extend their time in Mexico when they meet a Mexican general who wants them to rob a U.S. train carrying arms
Cheech & Chong Up in smoke by Lou Adler( Visual )

3 editions published between 1978 and 2008 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Up in smoke: Cheech and Chong meet up by chance on the highway somewhere in California. They go in search of some dope and are accidentally deported to Mexico where in their desperation to get home they agree to drive a van back to the States so they can get back in time for a gig they are due to play. The two make their way back to the States after having acquired a couple of female hitchhikers and avoiding the cops whom they are not even aware are following them
The shaggy dog ; The shaggy D.A( Visual )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The shaggy dog: Wilby Daniels was just an ordinary teenager until a magical ring accidentally transforms him into a sheepdog ... whose owner is the leader of a plot to destroy the Space Program!
John Wayne. Reap the wild wind. The spoilers. The war wagon. Hell fighters. Rooster Cogburn.( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 117 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
Slap Shot by George Roy Hill( Visual )

18 editions published between 1978 and 2017 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The coach of the Chiefs, a struggling minor-league hockey team. To build up attendance at their games, management signs up the Hanson Brothers, three hard-charging players whose job is to demolish the opposition. --
 
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Alternative Names
Martin, Strather 1919-1980

Strother Martin

Strother Martin acteur américain

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Мартин, Строзер

Стротър Мартин

استروتر مارتین بازیگر آمریکایی

ستروثر مارتن ممثل أمريكي

ストローザー・マーティン

史特羅瑟·馬丁

斯特罗瑟·马丁

Languages
English (193)

Spanish (2)

Turkish (1)