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Ireland, John 1914-1992

Overview
Works: 253 works in 689 publications in 4 languages and 10,777 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Western films  Film adaptations  Political films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  History  Historical films  Film noir  Action and adventure films  War films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Narrator, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Ireland
All the king's men by Steven Zaillian( Visual )

33 editions published between 1949 and 2016 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 2,115 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. Based on the life of Huey Pierce Long, governor of Louisiana and senator
Gunfight at the O.K. Corral by John Sturges( Visual )

14 editions published between 1957 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 898 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wyatt Earp and John "Doc" Holliday team up to rid Tombstone, Arizona of the murderous Clanton gang
A walk in the sun by Lewis Milestone( Visual )

36 editions published between 1945 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 560 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( Visual )

4 editions published between 1964 and 2008 in English and held by 461 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 423 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
Red River by Howard Hawks( Visual )

21 editions published between 1948 and 2016 in English and German and held by 386 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
I shot Jesse James by Samuel Fuller( Visual )

12 editions published between 1949 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 379 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
Kavik the wolf dog( Visual )

5 editions published between 1980 and 2002 in English and held by 378 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
Dead for a dollar ; & Cain's cutthroats( Visual )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 324 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
Raw deal by Anthony Mann( Visual )

11 editions published between 1948 and 2017 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film noir involving a gangster seeking revenge afer being framed and sent to prison. With help from an innocent woman, the ex-con carries out his murderous plan of vengeance, eventually coming face-to-face with the pyromaniac responsible for his stay in prison
The fast and the furious( Visual )

24 editions published between 1954 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 272 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
Railroaded!( Visual )

18 editions published between 1947 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 269 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
Farewell, my lovely by Dick Richards( Visual )

11 editions published between 1975 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 221 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
Red river( Visual )

6 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 214 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
Queen bee by Ranald MacDougall( Visual )

9 editions published between 1955 and 2013 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
John Ford's My darling Clementine by John Ford( Visual )

12 editions published between 1946 and 2014 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Arrivés près de Tombstone, les frères Earp confient pour la nuit la garde du troupeau au plus jeune d'entre eux, James. À leur retour, les bêtes ont disparu et ils découvrent James assassiné. Afin que justice soit faite, Wyatt Earp devient shérif de Tombstone, secondé par ses frères. Le clan Clanton l'attend cependant au tournant ainsi que l'influent Doc Holliday, dont la fiancé Clémentine, ne laisse pas Wyatt indifférent." [Source : jaquette]
Wild in the country by Elvis Presley( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 167 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 )

9 editions published between 1958 and 2010 in English and German and held by 139 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 135 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
The Fall of the Roman Empire by Anthony Mann( Visual )

16 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marcus Aurelius Antonius is philosopher-emperor of Rome who 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
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
All the king's men
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Queen beeJohn Ford's My darling Clementine
Alternative Names
Ireland, John, 1914-

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

Τζον Άιρλαντ

Айрленд, Джон

Айрлэнд, Джон, 1914-1992.

ג'ון אירלנד

جان آیرلند بازیگر کانادایی

ジョン・アイアランド

Languages
English (252)

German (3)

French (1)

Spanish (1)