WorldCat Identities

O'Brien, George 1899-1985

Overview
Works: 160 works in 456 publications in 5 languages and 5,271 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Western films  Film adaptations  History  Silent films  Action and adventure films  War films  Biography  Nonfiction films  Documentary films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other, Author, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by George O'Brien
Sunrise : a song of two humans by F. W Murnau( Visual )

90 editions published between 1927 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A villager in love with a city woman tries to kill his wife but then repents and spends a happy day with her
She wore a yellow ribbon by John Ford( Visual )

16 editions published between 1949 and 2016 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 882 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A desperately short-staffed cavalry outpost must try to stop an Indian invasion
Fort Apache by John Ford( Visual )

13 editions published between 1948 and 2015 in English and held by 702 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The soldiers at Fort Apache may disagree with the tactics of their glory-seeking new commander. But to a man, they're duty bound to obey - even when it means almost certain disaster
Cheyenne autumn by John Ford( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three-hundred starving Cheyenne men, women and children, forcibly resettled in the barren wastelands of Oklahoma, set out on a desperate 1500-mile trek back to their Yellowstone homeland. A true-life story
The Iron Horse by John Ford( Visual )

31 editions published between 1924 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the earliest westerns, this film is a dramatization of the monumental "joining of the rails" in the late 1800's
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In The searchers, a Civil War veteran spends five years on the trail of a Comanche raiding party that kidnapped his dead brother's daughter
The adventures of Daniel Boone by George O'Brien( Visual )

37 editions published between 1936 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frontiersman Daniel Boone battles both Indians and renegade whites during the settling of America
Hangman's house by John Ford( Visual )

5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hangman's house: Before he dies, a father tries to marry off his daughter to a man she despises. Meanwhile, the exiled patriot Hogan returns to Ireland to kill the man responsible for his sister's suicide-- her fiance. 3 bad men: A young woman and her father travel west with a wagon train. After her father is murdered, she enlists the help of three outlaws to finish his dream of participating in the land rush
Gold raiders( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet the baron: The Stooges are janitors at an all-girl college. They try to uncover a fraudulent baron who is on a speaking tour
Four men and a prayer( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Four men and a prayer, the sons of a disgraced British officer try to clear his name. In The seas beneath, a U.S. "mystery ship" is sent out to destroy a German U-boat, which has been causing damage to Allied ships
F.W. Murnau's Sunrise (1927)( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a young farmer who comes near murdering his wife, only to love her more in the end
My wild Irish rose( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"My Wild Irish Rose stars golden age of Hollywood tenor Dennis Morgan as turn-of-the-century tenor Chauncey Olcott, who brought When Irish eyes are smiling, Mother Machree and more beloved airs to eager theater audiences. Olcott's rise from tugboat skipper to minstrel man to star and composer, his relationships with two women--Lillian Russell (Andrea King) and true love Rose Donovan"--Container
L'Aurore by F. W Murnau( Visual )

10 editions published between 1927 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Séduit par une vamp venue de la ville, un fermier tente de noyer sa femme mais change d'avis au dernier moment. Celle-ci s'enfuie en ville de peur, mais il la suit afin de lui prouver son amour
Hangman's house ; 3 bad men( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

3 bad men: When a trio of bandits discovers a young woman (Olive Borden) whose father was murdered by a ruthless gang, the "Three Bad Men" go from being partners in crime to comrades in chivalry
The dude ranger( Visual )

4 editions published between 1934 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Easterner who inherits a ranch plagued by cattle rustling goes undercover to try to discover who is stealing his cattle. In the process, he meets and begins to fall in love with the ranch foreman's daughter
Studio classics : the "best picture" collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four Academy Award winning films
Noah's ark by Michael Curtiz( Visual )

4 editions published between 1929 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The two-pronged tale visits Biblical and modern times as it draws a parallel between two fateful eras. Colossal floodwaters roil, great structures topple, Noah and his family survive the worldwide destruction-- and vast destruction of another age lashes out as national hatreds erupt and World War I doughboys charge through the machine-gun hell of No Man's Land."--Container
Sunrise a song of two humans = L'aurore by F. W Murnau( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and German and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sunrise - A song of two humans( Visual )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and German and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a young farmer who comes near murdering his wife, only to love her more in the end
Three bad men( Visual )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When a trio of bandits discovers a young woman (Olive Borden) whose father was murdered by a ruthless gang, the "Three Bad Men" go from being partners in crime to comrades in chivalry."
 
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George O’Brien US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

George O'Brien acteur américain

George O'Brien Amerikaans acteur (1899-1985)

George O'Brien amerykański aktor

George O'Brien attore statunitense

O'Brien, George 1899-1985

О'Брайен, Джордж

جورج اوبرایان افسر و بازیگر آمریکایی

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