WorldCat Identities

Wayne, John 1907-1979

Overview
Works: 2,612 works in 8,893 publications in 13 languages and 137,192 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Western films  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Historical films  War films  History  Biography  Biographies  Comedy films 
Subject Headings:
Roles: Actor, Director, Performer, Producer, Narrator, Author, Commentator, Speaker, Costume designer, Honoree, Interviewee, Originator, Restager , Contributor, Other, Film editor, Artist, Production personnel, fmd, wpr
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about John Wayne
 
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The searchers by John Ford( Visual )

185 editions published between 1956 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 4,667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Civil War veteran spends five years on the trail of a Comanche raiding party that kidnapped his dead brother's daughters. Breathtaking scenery gives a picture of frontier families separated by miles of emptiness
Stagecoach by John Ford( Visual )

118 editions published between 1939 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 3,971 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of passengers with nothing in common is stuck inside a coach that is being attacked by bandits and Indians
The quiet man by John Ford( Visual )

104 editions published between 1952 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 3,145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American prizefighter returns to Ireland in order to forget the past and live peacefully in his village birthplace. He falls in love with the hot-tempered sister of a belligerent neighbor, and trouble ensues over the payment of her dowry
The man who shot Liberty Valance by John Ford( Visual )

99 editions published between 1961 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 2,956 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a man who becomes a legend and an important political figure by falsely claiming he shot a ruthless gunman (Liberty Valance)
True Grit by Joel Coen( Visual )

92 editions published between 1969 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 2,921 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

U.S. Marshal Rooster Cogburn helps a headstrong young girl find the man who murdered her father in Native American territory and fled with the family savings. When Rooster's employer insists on accompanying the old gunfighter, sparks fly. The situation goes from troubled to disastrous when an inexperienced Texas Ranger joins the party
Red River by Howard Hawks( Visual )

111 editions published between 1947 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 2,667 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
John Wayne by Jack Duffy( Visual )

247 editions published between 1934 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wounded gunman avenging the death of his foster-father is nursed back to health by a young Quaker woman. She promises to marry him if he will give up his gun
The longest day by Ken Annakin( Visual )

101 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Re-enacts the military operation of D-Day from four points of view--the workings of the high commands of the American, English, French, and German forces in their battle scheme for Normandy. Largely filmed on actual invasion sites in France
How the West was won by Henry Hathaway( Visual )

49 editions published between 1962 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A western adventure spanning three generations, the breadth of a wild, unsettled country, and fifty of the most excitingly turbulent years of this nation's history
McLintock! by Andrew V McLaglen( Visual )

86 editions published between 1963 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A battle of the sexes which includes comedy, action and adventure in a western setting
Rio Bravo by Howard Hawks( Visual )

167 editions published between 1958 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 2,137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Texas border sheriff fights off hired gunmen in order to keep a murderer in custody
The Alamo by John Wayne( Visual )

126 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,992 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of the historic battle by 185 men against a 7,00-man Mexican army--a battle that ended in the smaller forces' defeat, but lasted long enough to insure the eventual independence of Texas
She wore a yellow ribbon by John Ford( Visual )

87 editions published between 1944 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,910 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a U.S. Calvary captian's last days in service on the western frontier in 1876
Fort Apache by John Ford( Visual )

111 editions published between 1948 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,743 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
Rio Grande by John Ford( Visual )

133 editions published between 1950 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,728 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Cavalry unit on the Mexican border in the 1880s conducts a vain campaign against marauding Indians
The cowboys by Mark Rydell( Visual )

39 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,637 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a rancher is deserted by his regular cattle drivers for the gold mines, he (Wayne) is forced to take on a collection of young boys as his drivers in order to cross the 400 treacherous miles to get his herd to market in time to avoid financial disaster. The boys learn to do a man's job under his tutelage, however, neither he nor the boys are aware that a gang of cattle thieves is stalking them
Sands of Iwo Jima by Allan Dwan( Visual )

59 editions published between 1949 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stryker, a hard-nosed Marine sergeant prepares a company of recruits for combat in World War II's Pacific Theater. The new unit's training is soon put to the test in a full-scale battle against the Japanese on Iwo Jima. The famous flag-raising on Mt. Suribachi is depicted near the film's conclusion
El Dorado REPLACED by Howard Hawks( Visual )

100 editions published between 1966 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sheriff fights cattlemen and empire builders as he tries to tame the West
The Green Berets by Warner Brothers( Visual )

51 editions published between 1968 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Wayne leads his Special Forces troops against a deadly and determined enemy. The film combines rugged action with spectacular special effects
The shootist by Don Siegel( Visual )

47 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A terminally ill gunfighter seeks to retire quietly but is embroiled in one last battle
 
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The man who shot Liberty Valance
Alternative Names
Con Ueyn

Duke

Džons Veins

Gouein, Tzōn 1907-1979

Iohannes Wayne

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John Wayne US-amerikanischer Filmschauspieler, Filmproduzent, Regisseur

John Wayne yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

Morison, Marion Mitsel 1907-1979

Morisŭn, Meriŭn Robŭrt 1907-1979

Morris, Michael 1907-1979

Morrison, Duke 1907-1979

Morrison, Marion M. 1907-1979

Morrison, Marion Michael.

Morrison, Marion Michael 1907-1979

Morrison, Marion Robert 1907-1979

Morrisson, Marion Michael

Morrisson Marion Michael 1907-1979

Uėĭn, Dz︠h︡on 1907-1979

Ṿain, G'on 1907-1979

Veins, Džons, 1907-1979

Wayn, Jān 1907-1979

Wayn, Jūn 1907-1979

Wayne, Duke 1907-1979

Wayne, Jon

Wein, Jon 1907-1979

Γουέιν, Τζον, 1907-1979

Μόρισον, Μάριον Μίτσελ 1907-1979

Τζον Γουέιν

Джон Вейн

Джон Уейн

Джон Уэйн

Морисън, Мериън Робърт 1907-1979

Уейн, Джон 1907-1979

Уэйн, Джон 1907-1979

Џон Вејн американски актер

Ջոն Ուեյն

ג'ון ויין

ג'ון ויין שחקן אמריקאי

ויין, ג׳ון 1907-1979

جان وین

جان وین تهیه‌کننده، بازیگر، و کارگردان آمریکایی

جون وين

جون وين ممثل أمريكي

جۆن وەین

وين، جون، 1907-1979

जोन वेन

জন ওয়েইন

জন ওয়েইন মার্কিন অভিনেতা

জন ৱেইন

ஜான் வெயின்

จอห์น เวย์น

ဂျွန်ဝိန်း

ჯონ უეინი

웨인, 존 1907-1979

존 웨인 1907-1979

존 웨인 미국의 영화 배우

ジョン・ウェイン

尊榮

約翰·韋恩

Languages
English (1,863)

German (117)

Spanish (103)

French (100)

Multiple languages (25)

Italian (9)

Chinese (2)

Turkish (2)

Danish (2)

Czech (2)

Bable (1)

Swedish (1)

Basque (1)

Covers
StagecoachThe quiet manThe man who shot Liberty ValanceTrue GritHow the West was wonMcLintock!Rio BravoThe Alamo