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Ireland, John 1914-1992

Works: 241 works in 664 publications in 4 languages and 11,209 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Western films  Film adaptations  Political films  History  Historical films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Action and adventure films  Film noir  Biographical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Other, Singer, Narrator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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All the king's men by Steven Zaillian( Visual )

43 editions published between 1949 and 2016 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 2,176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A political demagogue governor of a Southern State believes that every man has his price and that the end justifies the means. The novel was loosely based on the life of Huey Pierce Long, governor of Louisiana and senator
Red River by Howard Hawks( Visual )

28 editions published between 1948 and 2016 in English and German and held by 1,243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With no market for his herd, the master of a vast cattle ranch and his son decide to head the first cattle drive over the now famous Chisholm Trail, past the Red River, into Missouri. The path is filled with hardship and the drive looks hopeless as the men struggle to prevail
Gunfight at the O.K. Corral by John Sturges( Visual )

12 editions published between 1957 and 2017 in English and held by 873 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Wyatt Earp and Doc Holliday joining forces in Dodge City to rid the town of the criminal Clanton gang
A walk in the sun by Lewis Milestone( Visual )

42 editions published between 1945 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This war melodrama tells the story of a platoon of American soldiers in Italy in 1943 striving to attain their objective: a farmhouse occupied by German soldiers
The fall of the Roman Empire by Anthony Mann( Visual )

18 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in English and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marcus Aurelius Antonius, the philosopher-emperor of Rome, summons his empire's governors and princes to his German war headquarters for a Pax Romanus. He confides to his daughter, Lucilla, that his adopted son, Livius, will succeed him instead of his more unstable heir, Commodus. Overhearing this, Cleander, a blind prophet loyal to Commodus, presents Marcus with a poisoned apple. After the funeral, Livius, who does not share Lucilla's ambition for himself or Rome, allows Commodus to proclaim himself emperor. While pestilence ravages Rome, Commodus continues his vain, licentious behavior. He ultimately neglects to deal with all symptoms of unrest and banishing anyone reminding him of his responsibilities
John Ford's My darling Clementine( Visual )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wyatt Earp is the sturdy lawman who sets about the task of shaping up the disorderly Arizona town of Tombstone, with the help of the boozy, tubercular gambler and gunman Doc Holliday. Though initially at cross-purposes, the pair ultimately team up to confront the violent Clanton gang
Kavik the wolf dog( Visual )

5 editions published between 1980 and 2002 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A magnificent Alaskan dog who leads his team to victory in the National Open Sled Dog Race, Kavik is bought by wealthy, unscrupulous businessman George Hunter, but his plane crashes en route to Seattle. Twelve-year-old Andy finds the badly wounded Kavik in the woods, nurses him back to health when no one believes he will survive, and loves the once proud dog, who is left fearful and cowardly by the accident. Hearing of Kavik's amazing recovery, Hunter takes the dog back to Seattle to show him off, but when Kavik becomes frightened at Hunter's annual Sportsman's Dinner, he leaps through a glass window to freedom. Lost and alone, he must regain his courage, battling man and the elements on his 2,000-mile trek to find the boy he loves
I shot Jesse James by Samuel Fuller( Visual )

11 editions published between 1949 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bob Ford murders his best friend Jesse James in order to obtain a pardon that will free him to marry his girlfriend, but is plagued by guilt and self-disgust
Dead for a dollar ; & Cain's cutthroats( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dead for a dollar: In a rip-roaring Spaghetti Western with some of the most memorable shootouts in Western history, a ruthless cowboy tracks down his double-crossing partners. Cain's cutthroats: In the final days of the Civil War, peace has not yet come for one man. The war still rages on in the soul of a Confederate officer obsessed with revenge for the rape of his wife and the death of his son
Farewell, my lovely by Dick Richards( Visual )

22 editions published between 1975 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Private eye Philip Marlowe is hired by an ex-con to find the ex-con's missing sweetheart. In the course of Marlowe's search he is beaten unconscious and wakes up next to a corpse. So Marlowe's tasks are multiplying- find the girl, clear himself of the murder and discover the link between the two
Raw deal by Anthony Mann( Visual )

10 editions published between 1948 and 2008 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trapped within the walls of a state penitentiary, Joe Sullivan lives for the chance to avenge himself upon the man who helped put him there: Rick Coyle, a pyromaniac mob boss with a taste for party-girl flambé. Rick helps spring Joe from prison in hopes that the police will gun him down during the escape, but he grossly underestimates Joe's resourcefulness. With the assistance of a world-weary moll and an innocent girl, Joe dodges roadblocks, hitmen and dragnets and carves a bloody path back to his betrayer
Railroaded! by Anthony Mann( Visual )

19 editions published between 1947 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a policeman is killed attempting to thwart a holdup, Detective Mickey Ferguson is assigned to the case. The case becomes personal though when the kid brother of Mickey's sweetheart is named as the gunman. Determined to find the truth Mickey goes searching for clues to clear the wrongfully accused
The fast and the furious( Visual )

22 editions published between 1954 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frank Webster, wrongly convicted of murder, escapes from prison and goes on the run. He kidnaps a beautiful woman and commandeers her car, leaving behind a trail of violence and mayhem. His hostage goes from victim to companion to lover as she tries to convince him to turn back and face the authorities
John Ford's My darling Clementine by John Ford( Visual )

11 editions published between 1946 and 2014 in English and French and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wyatt Earp cleans up Tombstone and wipes out the Clanton gang at the OK Corral. [c.f. Halliwell's]
Queen bee by Ranald MacDougall( Visual )

5 editions published between 1955 and 2012 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A drama showing how a neurotic, insincere Southern woman brings unhappiness to her husband, family, and friends in an attempt to insure her own security and position of dominance
Wild in the country by Elvis Presley( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Glenn Tyler is a moody and uneducated Shenendoah backwoods boy. Believing he has killed his brother in a family fight, Glenn flees home and is caught by the police and brought to trial. Placed in the custody of his uncle, he must learn to overcome frustration in order to build a new and responsible life
Party girl by Nicholas Ray( Visual )

8 editions published between 1958 and 2010 in English and German and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mob lawyer has a professional crisis of conscience after he begins a romantic relationship with a naive showgirl
The first films of Samuel Fuller by Samuel Fuller( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I shot Jesse James: After years of crime reporting and writing pulp novels and screenplays, Samuel Fuller made his directorial debut with the lonesome ballad of Robert Ford who fatally betrayed his friend, the notorious Jesse James
The great American western( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Savage guns: A tavern owners double-crosses the wrong man and he and his posse get revenge by shooting up the bar and then burning it down. One man survives and manages to pull himself from the burning wreckage. He is taken in by strangers and nursed back to health. He takes a vow to stalk down the killer and his cohorts
Rawhide( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rowdy Yates is promoted to trail boss as the iconic Western with the classic theme song rides on into the sunset
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
All the king's men
Alternative Names
Ireland, John, 1915-

Ireland, John Benjamin 1914-1992

John Ireland acteur canadien

John Ireland attore canadese

John Ireland Canadees acteur

John Ireland Canadian actor and film director

John Ireland canadisk skuespiller

John Ireland kanadensisk skådespelare

John Ireland kanadischer Schauspieler

John Ireland kanadisk skodespelar

John Ireland kanadisk skuespiller

Айрленд, Джон

Айрлэнд, Джон, 1914-1992.

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English (266)

German (3)

French (2)

Spanish (1)

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