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McGraw, Charles 1914-1980

Overview
Works: 94 works in 172 publications in 4 languages and 4,686 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Western films  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Spaghetti Westerns  Motion pictures  Film and video adaptations  Horror films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Charles McGraw
The good, the bad and the ugly by Sergio Leone ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 775 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Western drama in which two bounty hunters join forces to capture an outlaw gang leader
The defiant ones by Stanley Kramer ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1958 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two convicts escaping from a Southern work gang discover that they are bound together by an unbreakable iron chain and separated by a hatred for each other. But in order to elude capture they must overcome their hostility
The narrow margin by Richard Fleischer ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1952 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A cop has been put in charge of protecting a gangster's wife as she is being transported from Chicago to L.A. by train to testify before a grand jury. He has his work cut out, though, as there are hitmen on the train that are after her
The bridges at Toko-ri ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The masterful story of a war-weary World War II veteran who must leave his family to fight again
His kind of woman! ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1951 and 2006 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hard-luck gambler Dan Milner is in sudden luck. He'll get $50,000 to hang out at a posh Mexican resort. $5,000 now and the big payoff when the reason he's been sent there is revealed. Of course, the gangsters making the offer don't expect him to live long enough to collect
The long night ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Joe Adams, a factory worker trapped inside his third-floor apartment after gunning down a mysterious gentleman, reconstructs the events leading up to the shooting through an intricate series of flashbacks
Cimarron by Anthony Mann ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Epic western about the Cravet family settling the Oklahoma prairie
The birds by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A small California town is inexplicably attacked by thousands of birds
T-Men ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Details the adventures of treasury agents as they attempt to penetrate a counterfeiting ring whose leader has already killed one T-Man
Saddle the wind by Robert Parrish ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tony Sinclair rides back to the ranch he runs with his ex-gunfighter brother, Steve. Tony's spoiling for a fight. And he finds it when a stranger shows up aiming to settle an old score with Steve
Alfred Hitchcock's the birds by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Melanie Daniels is a beautiful blonde who arrives in Bodega Bay in pursuit of the handsome and eligible Mitch Brenner. But love is not the only thing in the air when thousands of birds descend upon the town, attacking and terrorizing its residents. Soon Melanie and Mitch are fighting for their lives against a deadly, unexplainable force in this spine-tingling portrait of nature at its most powerful and ruthless
A boy and his dog ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1975 and 2008 in English and German and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In post-apocalyptic America, surviving is hard work. Basic necessities are at a minimum. Vic, an 18-year-old loner, roams the landscape looking for food and women. He is joined by his dog, Blood, whom he communicates with telepathically. When Vic is lured into a subterranean society of survivors, he must leave his only friend to fend for himself on the surface. Is life really better underground or will Vic need to escape everything he thought he was looking for to reuinte with Blood on the surface?"--Container
Film Noir classic collection. 5 timeless suspense thrillers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[Border incident]: The Mexico-California border is the power-keg setting for a tale of government agents versus greed and murder. [His kind of woman]: Hard-luck gambler Dan Milner is in sudden luck. He'll get $50,000 to hang out at a posh Mexican resort. $5,000 now and the big payoff when the reason he's been sent there is revealed. Of course, the gangsters making the offer don't expect him to live long enough to collect. [Lady in the lake]: Philip Marlow searches for a missing wife--and discovers a different woman's corpse in a mountain lake. From there the waters get deeper. [On dangerous ground]: City cop goes to the countryside to help solve a brutal murder and falls in love with a blind woman who's brother is a suspect. [The racket]: A straight-arrow cop and an old-school gangster find a common foe: big shots who run crime like a corporation. [Film noir : bringing darkness to light]: Clips from noir classics and little-known gems, plus interviews with modern noir aficionados like directors Christopher Nolan and Frank Miller, writers James Ellroy and Brian Helgeland and others shape this multifaceted exploration of the movie style that grew out of the hard realities of post-World War II life
The good, the bad and the ugly Hang 'em high ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The good, the bad, and the ugly: A spaghetti western tale of greed, revenge and epic warfare. Three ruthless outlaws avidly search for a treasure chest containing $200,000
Crime in the streets by Don Siegel ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Crime in the streets: Following a turf rumble with a rival gang, the street gang leader tells his gang to kill the snitch
The man behind the gun Thunder over the plains ; Riding shotgun ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Tall Randolph Scott is every inch a hero in three bullet-laced westerns. The secessionist fervor of the 1850s comes to California, and undercover Army officer Scott aims to thwart the separatist passions in The man behind the gun. There's Thunder over the plains and lightning in Scott's holsters in the second film. He portrays an Army captain assigned to a lawless area of Texas after the Civil War. Next, Scott is Riding shotgun and heading into a whirlwind of trouble: a mob bent on vigilante justice wrongly suspects him of robbing a stagecoach. An action bull's-eye all the way!"--Container
Route 66 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When two friends, Tod Stiles and Buz Murdock, set off across the country in their beautiful new Corvette convertible, they never imagined the series of adventures in which they'd find themselves. As they drive from town to town, helping anyone who needs it, they traverse the country along the often dangerous highway known as Route 66
Classic film noir double feature ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Amazing Mr. X: A charlatan posing as a medium falls in love but blackmail interferes with his desire to go straight. Reign of terror: a thriller set in Revolutionary France
Toward the unknown ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tortured into making a false confession while a POW in Korea, Major Lincoln Bond returns to active service as a test pilot at Edwards Air Force Base
Hang 'em high by Ted Post ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jed Cooper is mistaken for a criminal and is unjustly hung by the ruthless Captain Wilson and his nine-man gang, who leave him for dead. Cooper escapes the lynching and sets out on a deadly rampage of revenge against his persecutors
 
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Alternative Names
Butters, Charles
Mac Graw Charles 1914-1981
MacGraw, Charles 1914-1980
MacGraw Charles 1914-1981
Mc Graw Charles 1914-1981
Languages
English (76)
French (3)
German (1)
Spanish (1)
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