WorldCat Identities

Ireland, John 1914-1992

Overview
Works: 269 works in 626 publications in 3 languages and 11,034 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Western films  Film adaptations  Political films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  History  Historical films  Action and adventure films  Film noir  Biographical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Singer, Narrator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about John Ireland
 
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All the king's men by Steven Zaillian( Visual )

36 editions published between 1949 and 2016 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 2,179 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 Coleen Gray( Visual )

23 editions published between 1948 and 2015 in English and German and held by 1,204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An embittered, tyrannical Texas rancher['s] tensions with his independent-minded adopted son ... reach epic proportions during a cattle drive to Missouri"--Container
Gunfight at the O.K. Corral by John Sturges( Visual )

9 editions published between 1957 and 2014 in English and held by 839 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Burt Lancaster and Kirk Douglas star as larger-than-life heroes in this classic Western epic directed by John Sturges. Frontier lawman Wyatt Earp (Lancaster) joins his three brothers in their feud against the villainous Clanton gang, a local clan of cattle thieves in Tombstone, Arizona. When Earp defends the sickly gambler John "Doc" Holliday (Douglas) and puts a stop to the Clanton's lawlessness, the ruthless outlaws seek revenge and murder one of Earp's brothers. This leads the men into the most devastating showdown in Wild West History! Gunfight at the O.K. Corral is a timeless, cinematic tale of good versus evil
The fall of the Roman Empire by Anthony Mann( Visual )

17 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in English and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fictionalized account of the ascension of Roman Emperor Commodus, in which Commodus assassinates his father (Emperor Marcus Aurelius) when he learns that Aurelius had planned to name Aurelius' adopted son Livius (a fictional character) as Aurelius' successor
A walk in the sun by Lewis Milestone( Visual )

32 editions published between 1945 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 526 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
Kavik the wolf dog( Visual )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 385 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 349 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
John Ford's My darling Clementine( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 334 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
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
Farewell, my lovely by Dick Richards( Visual )

21 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 306 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 275 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 )

18 editions published between 1947 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 275 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 )

13 editions published between 1954 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 245 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 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wyatt Earp becomes the marshal of Tombstone to avenge his brother's death. He meets up with Doc Holliday and the Clanton brothers, resulting in the famous gunfight at the O.K. Corral
Queen bee by Ranald MacDougall( Visual )

5 editions published between 1955 and 2012 in English and held by 189 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( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 172 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 )

7 editions published between 1958 and 2009 in English and German and held by 132 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( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The steel helmet: Despite its relatively low budget, this portrait of Korean War soldiers grappling with moral and racial issues while trying to stay alive remains one of the director's most gripping, realistic depictions of the blood and guts of war, as well as a reflection of Fuller's social conscience
Rawhide( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 101 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
Vengeance Valley by Richard Thorpe( Visual )

12 editions published between 1950 and 2014 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vengeance Valley: a ranch foreman (Lancaster) is continually battling his wayward brother in this melodramatic story on the western range. The Sundowners: Robert Preston and Robert Sterling star in the story of two brothers pitted against one another while on opposite sides of the law
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
All the king's men
Alternative Names
Ireland, John, 1915-

Ireland, John Benjamin 1914-1992

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

جان آیرلند بازیگر کانادایی

ジョン・アイアランド

Languages
English (236)

German (3)

French (2)

Covers
John Ford's My darling ClementineQueen bee