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McGraw, Charles 1914-1980

Works: 121 works in 273 publications in 4 languages and 9,035 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Western films  History  Horror films  Spaghetti Westerns  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film noir  Action and adventure films  Crime films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Editor, Costume designer, Conceptor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Charles McGraw
Most widely held works by Charles McGraw
The birds by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

17 editions published between 1963 and 2017 in English and held by 2,532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A small California town is inexplicably attacked by thousands of birds
The good, the bad and the ugly by Sergio Leone( Visual )

13 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 947 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
The defiant ones by Stanley Kramer( Visual )

21 editions published between 1958 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 765 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
His kind of woman by John Farrow( Visual )

7 editions published between 1951 and 2016 in English and held by 347 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
Border incident by Anthony Mann( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2017 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Mexico-California border is the power-keg setting for a tale of government agents versus greed and murder
They live by night by Nicholas Ray( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They live by night: Three prisoners flee from a state prison farm in Mississippi. Among them is 23-years-young Bowie, who spent the last seven years in prison and now hopes to be able to prove his innocence or retire to a home in the mountains and live in peace together with his new love, Kitty. But his criminal companions persuade him to participate in several heists, and soon the police believe him to be their leader and go after "Bowie the Kid" harder than ever
Ernest Hemingway's The killers by Robert Siodmak( Visual )

6 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ernest Hemingway's simple but gripping short tale "The Killers" is a model of economical storytelling. Two directors adapted it into unforgettably virile features: Robert Siodmak, in a 1946 film that helped define the noir style; and Don Siegel, in a brutal 1964 version that was intended for television but deemed too violent for home audiences and released theatrically instead. The first is poetic and shadowy, the second direct and harsh as daylight, but both get at the heart of Hemingway's existential classic
The long night( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 239 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 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

April 22, 1889. Tens of thousands of hopeful homesteaders are poised at the Oklahoma border, waiting for the gunshots that will send them on a feverish dash to claim a share of two million acres free for the taking
T-Men( Visual )

4 editions published between 1948 and 2017 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two treasury agents infiltrate the ranks of a notorious counterfeiting ring known as the Vantucci Gang in this stylish film noir
It's a mad, mad, mad, mad world by Stanley Kramer( Visual )

2 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a goofy assortment of motorists unexpectedly learn the whereabouts of a stolen fortune, they speed off on a race for the loot
Saddle the wind by Robert Parrish( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 187 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
Narrow margin by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

25 editions published between 1952 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cop has been put in charge of protecting a gangster's girlfriend 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 Clint Eastwood collection( Visual )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In The good, the bad and the ugly, Clint Eastwood returns as the "Man With No Name," this time teaming with two gunslingers to pursue a cache of money and letting no one, not even the warring factions of the Civil War, stand in their way
A boy and his dog( Visual )

7 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in English and held by 143 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
Route 66( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 82 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
The man behind the gun ; Thunder over the plains ; Riding shotgun( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 76 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
Crime in the streets by Don Siegel( Visual )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2017 in English and held by 65 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
Truman Capote's In cold blood by Richard Brooks( Visual )

3 editions published between 1967 and 2015 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hard hitting docu-drama about two ex-cons who ruthlessly murder a Kansas family in 1959 in order to steal their non-existent stash of money
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Butters, Charles

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MacGraw, Charles 1914-1980

MacGraw Charles 1914-1981

Mc Graw Charles 1914-1981

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