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Flynn, Errol 1909-1959

Works: 592 works in 1,523 publications in 7 languages and 27,515 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  History  Film adaptations  Western films  Action and adventure films  Legends  Fiction  Swashbuckler films  War films 
Roles: Actor, Interviewee, Performer, Costume designer, Other, Narrator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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The adventures of Robin Hood by Michael Curtiz ( Visual )
104 editions published between 1938 and 2011 in 9 languages and held by 2,508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recounts the life and adventures of Robin Hood, who, with his band of followers, lived as an outlaw in Sherwood Forest dedicating his life to fighting against tyranny by stealing from the rich and giving to the poor
Captain Blood by Michael Curtiz ( Visual )
43 editions published between 1935 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Arrested during the Monmouth Rebellion and falsely convicted of treason, Dr. Peter Blood is banished to the West Indies and sold into slavery. In Port Royal, Jamaica the Governor's daughter Arabella Bishop buys him for ten pounds to spite her uncle, Col. Bishop who owns a major plantation. Life is hard for the men and for Blood as well. By chance he treats the Governor's gout and is soon part of the medical service. He dreams of freedom and when the opportunity strikes, he and his friends rebel taking over a Spanish ship that has attacked the city. Soon, they are the most feared pirates on the seas, men without a country attacking all ships. When Arabella is prisoner, Blood decides to return her to Port Royal only to find that it is under the control of England's new enemy, France. All of them must decide if they are to fight for their new King
Santa Fe Trail by Michael Curtiz ( Visual )
132 editions published between 1940 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows the lives of J.E.B. Stuart (Flynn), George Custer (Reagan) and other characters as they leave West Point in the years before the Civil War. Some join John Brown's army of fanatics and sincere reformers ; others are sent by the army to quash John Brown. The climax is the Battle of Harper's Ferry that began the War between the States
The Sea Hawk by Michael Curtiz ( Visual )
45 editions published between 1940 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,034 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Captain Geoffrey Thorpe is the terror of the Spanish Main, striking crippling blows against the oppressive Spanish war machine, freeing English slaves from the galley ships and filling England's coffers with Spanish gold--with the tacit approval of England's Queen Elizabeth I. When the dashing Thorpe raids and sinks a diplomatic vessel bringing ambassador Don JoseĢ Alvarez de Cordoba and his beautiful niece Dona Maria to England, he's gentlemanly enough to deliver them safely onto English shores--along with the galley full of wrongfully imprisoned slaves. Smarting from this insult, Don Alvarez conspires with the duplicitous Lord Wolfingham to stop Thorpe and smash the Sea Hawks: the small fleet of privateers that stands between England and King Philip of Spain's thirst for global domination!
They died with their boots on by Raoul Walsh ( Visual )
41 editions published between 1941 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 906 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is the story of General Custer from the time he enters West Point military academy, through the American Civil War, and finally to his death at Little Big Horn. The battle against Chief Crazy Horse is portrayed as a crooked deal between politicians and a corporation which wants the land Custer gave to the Indians
Dodge City by Michael Curtiz ( Visual )
25 editions published between 1939 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1866, Kansas, the American civil war has just finished and the armies disbanded. The building of the West begins, and in 1872, the new city of Dodge City is ruled by violence and shootings. The Irishman Wade Hatton is a man adapted to these days and presently is conducting a group of pioneers, including Abbie Irving and her reckless brother, to Dodge City. Once in the city, Wade is invited to be the local sheriff, and an incident makes him accept the position. He tries to clean up the cattle town, ruled by the powerful outlaw Jeff Surrett and his gang, with the support of the decent local people
The charge of the light brigade by Michael Curtiz ( Visual )
36 editions published between 1936 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Flynn stars in this classic tale of a band of British Lancers who challenge an army of 25,000 Russians
The private lives of Elizabeth and Essex by Michael Curtiz ( Visual )
24 editions published between 1939 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This period drama frames the tumultuous affair between Queen Elizabeth I and the man who would be King of England, Robert Devereux, the Earl of Essex. Ever the victor on the battlefield, Devereux returns to London after defeating Spanish forces at Cadiz. Middle-aged Elizabeth, so attracted to the younger Devereux but fearful of his influence and popularity, sends him on a new mission: a doomed campaign to Ireland. When he and his troops return in defeat, Devereux demands to share the throne with the heir-less queen, and Elizabeth, at first, intends to marry. Ultimately sensing the marriage would prove disastrous for England, Elizabeth sets in motion a merciless plan to protect her people and preserve her throne
The prince and the pauper by William Keighley ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1937 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A prince and a poor boy exchange places with each other and encounter difficulties as a result of mistaken identity
The sun also rises by Henry King ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1957 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A group of Americans that have become friends because of the war, spend their time in Europe in 1922, still living as if every day was their last
The dawn patrol ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1938 and 2007 in English and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1915 France, Major Brand commands the 39th Squadron of the Royal Flying Corps. The young airmen go up in bullet-riddled crates"and the casualty rate is appalling, but Brand can't make the officers at headquarters see reason
Objective, Burma! by Raoul Walsh ( Visual )
26 editions published between 1941 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After a group of paratroopers are dropped into the Burmese jungle to destroy a Japanese radar station, they must make their way back through 200 miles of jungles and swamps while avoiding enemy soldiers
Gentleman Jim by Raoul Walsh ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1942 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Boxer James J. Corbett, the bank clerk turned World Champion who elevated boxing from bare-knuckled brawling to the sport of skill it is today
Adventures of Don Juan ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1948 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Don Juan de Marana damages Spanish prestige in diplomatic circles with his indiscreet womanizing, but he attempts to rehabilitate his image after he meets the beautiful Queen Margaret, trapped in a loveless arranged marriage with the weak and feckless King Philip III
The adventures of Errol Flynn ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Outlines Flynn's life from his beginnings in Australia to his fame in Hollywood and his life behind the silver screen
Dive bomber by Frank W Wead ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1941 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A new flight surgeon and a Navy pilot overcome personal differences to work on solving the problem of altitude sickness which causes blackouts at high altitude. The real stars of the film are the pre-World War II Navy aircraft featured in full color
Virginia City by Michael Curtiz ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1940 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It's 1864 and the Confederacy's last hope is an infusion of gold to buy war materials. The gold is available, if someone can smuggle it from a town far west of all the fighting - Virginia City, Nevada. An undercover Union officer is determined to stop a gold-laden train from rolling into Dixie
San Antonio ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1945 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rustlers have taken Clay Hardin's cattle and have holed up in San Antonio. So Clay does what any cowboy in his position would do: strap on his sidearm, ride into town and settle the score
Rudyard Kipling's Kim ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in 19th century India, Errol Flynn is the dashing horse-trader and secret British agent who enlists the aid of Kim O'Hara (Dean Stockwell) to help thwart enemy forces rising against England. Kim launches a series of perilous experiences as a courier and a spy
Montana ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1949 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lane is an Australian transplant looking to buy grazing land. But the cattle-raising locals won't sell to interlopers, especially one they consider the most contemptible excuse for a human being ever to cross the Great Plains: a sheep rancher. A flame-haried beauty has her eye on the newcomer, until she learns his occupation
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Alternative Names
Flynn, Errol
Flynn, Errol Leslie
Flynn, Errol Leslie, 1909-1959
Flynn, Errol Leslie Thomson, 1909-1959
Flynn, Errol Leslie Thomson 1909-1959 Wirklicher Name
Flynn, Leslie, 1909-1959
English (597)
Spanish (49)
German (28)
French (16)
Multiple languages (5)
Japanese (2)
Italian (2)