WorldCat Identities

Canutt, Yakima 1895-1986

Overview
Works: 307 works in 582 publications in 4 languages and 6,492 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction  Interviews  War films  Epic films  Historical films 
Roles: Actor, Commentator, Author, Performer, Director
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Yakima Canutt
Gone with the wind by Victor Fleming( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 998 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on the life and loves of the beautiful and selfish Scarlett O'Hara. The story begins on the O'Hara's Georgia plantation of Tara in antebellum days and moves through the Civil War and Reconstruction
The legend of Rin Tin Tin( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

America's favorite canine hero can be found in this collection of 48 classic episodes from four movie serials
Blue steel by Robert N Bradbury( Visual )

20 editions published between 1934 and 2010 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a man appears to rob the payroll from a safe, Sheriff Jake (John Wayne) is hot on his trail. However, just when he is about to take him into custody, the man saves his life. The two join forces, and discover that Malgrove, a leading town elder, is attempting to confiscate the local ranches by having his gang blockade the supply wagons. The ranchers are ready to cave in, but Sheriff Jake and his partner intervene to save the day
The Star packer( Visual )

23 editions published between 1934 and 2010 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Powers organizes the people of Little Rock, a town harassed by a gang of outlaws, and sets the trap for the gang when he learns of a planned bank holdup
Riders of destiny [and], the star packer by John Wayne( Visual )

13 editions published between 1933 and 2006 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Riders of destiny: a tuneful but tough undercover agent is out to help besieged farmers regain their water rights. This is one of the few films in which John Wayne is a singing cowboy--truly a unique side of his early career. The Star Packer: John Powers organizes the people of Little Rock, a town harassed by a gang of outlaws, and sets the trap for the gang when he learns of a planned bank holdup
Ben-Hur a tale of the Christ by William Wyler( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wealthy young Jew (Heston) and his family experiencing changing fortunes under Roman tyranny are affected by the life and teachings of a Nazarene named Jesus Christ
The dawn rider by Robert N Bradbury( Visual )

12 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Mason (John Wayne) returns home to see his father, a freight line agent, only to stumble into a robbery that ends up with his father killed and him wounded. Nursed back to health by his new friend's favorite girl, who he has feelings for; Mason vows to track down his father's killer, who also happens to be the brother of his nurse. Mason finally discovers the killer's identity and heads off to confront him, but is unaware that his gun is empty, the bullets taken out by his friend, who is jealous of his girl's feelings for Mason
King of the Pecos( Visual )

2 editions published between 1991 and 2001 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young lawyer (John Wayne) returns to the Texas land where his parents were murdered to avenge their death and challenge the ruthless cattle baron who caused their death
The Man from Utah by John Wayne( Visual )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

His own men are the only ones who ever win the prize money in Barton's rodeo, and whenever a local rider has a chance to win, he meets with an "accident." John Wayne, as the "Man from Utah" is determined to find out why, even if he has to break every bronco in the West
Sagebrush trail( Visual )

15 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in English and French and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Wayne, wrongly accused of murder, escapes from jail and joins a gang of outlaws hoping to discover the real killer
The Star packer The lucky Texan( Visual )

4 editions published between 1934 and 2009 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The star packer: When he learns of a planned bank holdup in Little Rock, John Wayne organizes the people and sets a trap for the robbers. Lucky Texan: Gold miners, John Wayne and his sidekick Gabby Hayes, strike it rich when they find a gold nugget, then another, and more. But before they get a chance to put a stake on their claim, Hayes is unjustly accused of robbery and murder
Westward ho( Visual )

3 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While searching for the brother he has been separated from since childhood, John Wayne forms a vigilante group to catch a vicious band of outlaws. On the trail of the bandits, Wayne come face-to-face with his biggest fear: the brother he has been trying to find is the leader of the gang
Heroes of the old West( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Outlaws: A U. S. marshall operates in a lawless section of Oklahoma Territory about Stillwater
Out west by Kevin Brownlow( Visual )

2 editions published between 1980 and 1988 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Old West was still there when the movies arrived. Cowboys and outlaws saw a heaven-sent chance to relive their youth--and get paid for it--by working in films. The man who really started the "Western Craze" was the Wild West showman William Cody, who made The life of Buffalo Bill in 1913. Tom Mix was the next western screen hero, followed by William S. Hart, who dignified the genre with films like Narrow Trail and Tumbleweeds. These films were a celebration of the West, establishing a tradition that continues to this day
Blue steel & Hell town double feature( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hell town: The Duke plays opposite fellow Western star John Mack Brown as cattle-driving cousins Dare Rudd and Tom Fillmore. No love is lost between them, especially when Dare falls for Tom's girl, but they discover a new-found respect for each other after joining forces against cattle rustlers and card sharps
Paradise canyon( Visual )

19 editions published between 1937 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An undercover government agent is assigned to round up a gang of counterfeiters that is said to operate near the Mexican border, distributing the bogus bills with the aid of travelling medicine shows
Randy rides alone( Visual )

12 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Randy rides alone: Thrown into jail after being accused of a murder he didn't commit, Randy escapes and joins the gang that actually committed the crime. By gathering evidence and setting a trap, Randy is able to exonerate himself. Sagebrush trail: Imprisoned for a murder he did not commit, John Brant escapes and hides out with a gang of real outlaws while looking for the true killer
Hazard of the game by Kevin Brownlow( Visual )

2 editions published between 1980 and 1988 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Silent films are often remembered for their physical gags--always good for a laugh, over in a second. But behind these gags lay planning, courage and skill. Stuntmen took the risks while the stars took the credit--and it was a firm rule that no stuntman could reveal the tricks of his trade. Here at last, legendary stuntmen Yakima Canutt, Harvey Parry, Bob Rose and Paul Malvern tell the hair-raising stories behind their greatest stunts
Winds of the wasteland( Visual )

13 editions published between 1934 and 2006 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two cowboys purchase a stagecoach route only to find that it connects with an abandoned mining town. Furious, the pair is determined to get even
Lucky Texan( Visual )

13 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gold miners John Wayne and his sidekick Gabby Hayes strike it rich when they find a gold nugget, then another, and more! But as luck would have it, before they get a chance to put a stake on their claim, Hayes is unjustly accused of robbery and murder. The Duke rides to the rescue and the day is saved
 
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Alternative Names
Canutt, Enos Edward 1895-1986

Languages
English (194)

Spanish (2)

Swedish (1)

French (1)

Covers
King of the PecosWestward hoOut westHazard of the gameMy rodeo years : memoir of a bronc rider's path to Hollywood fame