Flynn, Errol 1909-1959
Most widely held works about Errol Flynn
Most widely held works by Errol Flynn
The adventures of Robin Hood ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and held by 1,235 libraries worldwide
Recounts the life and adventures of Robin Hood, who, with his band of followers, lived as an outlaw in Sherwood Forest dedicated to fight against tyranny.
My wicked, wicked ways by Errol Flynn ( Book )
67 editions published between 1959 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 1,013 libraries worldwide
Best known as Robin Hood and Captain Blood, Errol Flynn lived a life that surpassed any adventure he filmed, making his exploits public for the first time in this autobiography.
The Sea Hawk ( Visual )
28 editions published between 1940 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 834 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 José 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!
The adventures of Robin Hood ( Visual )
52 editions published between 1938 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 817 libraries worldwide
Rebel outlaw Robin Hood outwits the Sheriff of Nottingham and Guy of Gisbourne, and saves the throne for the absent King Richard I.
Captain Blood ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in English and held by 809 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 ( Visual )
85 editions published between 1940 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 772 libraries worldwide
In this historical drama, Jeb Stuart, the famed Southern cavalryman arrives at West Point, where he befriends George Armstrong Custer. Both compete for the attention of "Kit Carson" Halliday. As a punishment for fighting with fellow classmates, both men are sent to an outpost in Kansas where they must battle the abolitionist John Brown. This experience causes them to examine their personal feelings about slavery.
They died with their boots on ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 500 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.
The private lives of Elizabeth and Essex ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 463 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.
Dodge City ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1939 and 2005 in English and held by 436 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 sun also rises ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 435 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 )
10 editions published between 1938 and 2007 in English and held by 409 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.
They died with their boots on ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1941 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 353 libraries worldwide
A rip-roaring account of General George Custer, beginning with his induction into West Point up through the Battle of the Little Big Horn.
Gentleman Jim ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1942 and 2007 in English and French and held by 321 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.
The charge of the light brigade ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1936 and 2007 in English and held by 319 libraries worldwide
Flynn stars in this classic tale of a band of British Lancers who challenge an army of 25,000 Russians.
The adventures of Errol Flynn ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 305 libraries worldwide
Outlines Flynn's life from his beginnings in Australia to his fame in Hollywood and his life behind the silver screen.
Objective, Burma ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1945 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 286 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.
The Prince and the pauper ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1937 and 2006 in English and held by 285 libraries worldwide
Tells how a prince and a poor boy exchange places with each other and the difficulties they encounter as a result of mistaken identity.
The prince and the pauper ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 280 libraries worldwide
A prince and a poor boy exchange places with each other and encounter difficulties as a result of mistaken identity.
The Charge of the light brigade ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1936 and 2008 in English and German and held by 270 libraries worldwide
The events that instigated British involvement in the Crimean War are vividly painted against the rugged canvas of battle-scarred India. An army officer deliberately starts the Balaclava charge to even an old score with Surat Khan, who's on the other side.
Rudyard Kipling's Kim ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in English and held by 245 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.
Action and adventure films Audiobooks Biographical films Biography Blood, Captain (Fictitious character) British California--Los Angeles California--Los Angeles--Hollywood Caribbean Area Custer, George A.--1839-1876 Documentary films Drama England England--Sherwood Forest Feature films Feature films Fiction Fiction films Film adaptations Films for the hearing impaired Flynn, Errol,--1909-1959 Great Britain Historical fiction Historical films History Jamaica Little Bighorn, Battle of the (Montana : 1876) Man-woman relationships Military campaigns Montana Mothers and daughters Motion picture actors and actresses Peters, Toby (Fictitious character) Pirate films Pirates Privateering Private investigators Robin Hood (Legendary character) Sabatini, Rafael,--1875-1950 Ship captains Spain Ukraine--Balaklava United States Video recordings for the hearing impaired Video recordings--for the hearing impaired War films Western films Western films World War (1914-1918) World War (1939-1945)
Eigentl. Name Flynn, Errol Leslie Thomson 1909-1959
Flynn, Errol Leslie
Flynn, Errol Leslie, 1909-1959
Flynn, Leslie, 1909-1959
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