WorldCat Identities

Johnson, Ben 1918-1996

Overview
Works: 225 works in 748 publications in 5 languages and 21,838 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Western films  Action and adventure films  Biography  Spaghetti Westerns  War films  Television adaptations  Made-for-TV movies 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Author, Producer, Creator, Commentator, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ben Johnson
The last picture show by Peter Bogdanovich( Visual )

30 editions published between 1971 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of teenagers in a small Texas town just prior to the hero leaving for Korea and the closing of the town's movie theater
Shane by George Stevens( Visual )

9 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in English and held by 2,155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A drifter and retired gunfighter assists a homestead family terrorized by an aging cattleman and his hired gun
The shadow riders by Louis L'Amour( Visual )

26 editions published between 1982 and 2011 in English and held by 1,105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the close of the Civil War, two brothers who fought on opposite sides return home to Texas to discover that their sisters have been kidnapped by Rebel guerrillas who refuse to accept the defeat of the Confederacy
Rio Grande by John Ford( Visual )

70 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,080 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Cavalry unit on the Mexican border in the 1880s conducts a campaign against marauding Indians
She wore a yellow ribbon by John Ford( Visual )

21 editions published between 1949 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 971 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a U.S. Calvary captain's last days in service on the western frontier in 1876
The good, the bad and the ugly by Sergio Leone( Visual )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 876 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 getaway by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

36 editions published between 1972 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 856 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A convict leaves jail in Texas on a parole arranged by a crooked politician, and promptly joins his wife in planning a bank robbery
Red dawn by Chris Hemsworth( Visual )

14 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in English and held by 787 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a town is invaded by foreign forces and the security of the United States seems threatened, a group of high school students escape and wage warfare in defense of their parents, their friends and their country
Angels in the outfield( Visual )

3 editions published in 1994 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy praying for a father and a struggling baseball team praying for a pennant learn to believe in themselves with some heavenly intervention
The wild bunch by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

8 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 737 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Outlaws on the U. S.-Mexican border face the march of progress, the Mexican army and a gang of bounty hunters led by a former member as they plan to rob a U. S. Army train
Chisum by Andrew V McLaglen( Visual )

7 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in English and French and held by 708 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A successful cattle rancher battles with corrupt government officials and their stooges in New Mexico's Lincoln County War
Bite the bullet by Richard Brooks( Visual )

7 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in English and held by 638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A drifting ex-cowboy joins a grueling 700-mile horse race and competes against a young, reckless cowboy, a haughty English sportsman and a gutsy Pony Express rider
Louis L'Amour's The Sacketts( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Louis L'Amour's epic western saga of brothers who blazed a name across the untamed post-Civil War New Mexico frontier
One-eyed jacks by Marlon Brando( Visual )

43 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in English and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The western saga of an outlaw on the run desperate to take revenge on his former partner who has become a small town sheriff
Will Penny by Tom Gries( Visual )

10 editions published between 1967 and 2006 in English and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Will Penny, an aging, out of work cowboy, is left in the desert to die by a ruthless gang of outlaws. A beautiful young woman and her son, on her way to join her husband, stops to help him and nurses him back to health. Suddenly, Will sees a lifestyle he's never known as he falls in love with her, but the gang is on its way to finish him off
3 godfathers by John Ford( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Après avoir cambriolé une banque, trois bandits s'enfoncent dans le désert pour échapper au shérif, ils y trouvent une femme mourante sur le point d'accoucher. Il font alors le serment à la mère de recueillir et de protéger le bébé...Une histoire originale mêlant adroitement scènes d'action musclées et momentd d'émotions. John Ford a réalisé ici un film surprenant, nerveux et sensible avec des scènes d'humour inoubliables
The sugarland express by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

27 editions published between 1974 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of Lou Jean Poplin who kidnapped a Texas State Trooper and led the police on a wild chase across the state in an effort to save her son from adoption
Junior Bonner by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

8 editions published between 1971 and 2004 in English and French and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With his bronco-busting career on its last legs, Junior Bonner heads to his hometown to try his luck in the annual rodeo. But his fond childhood memories are shattered when he finds his family torn apart by his greedy brother and hard-drinking father. Now Juior must break the wildest bull in the West to bring his family together for one final moment of cowboy glory
Major Dundee by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Union major late in the Civil War takes it upon himself to punish a band of Apaches who murdered a ranch family and fled into Mexico. Being short of troops he uses Confederate prisoners, ex-slaves and criminals to accomplish his goal
Mighty Joe Young by Ernest B Schoedsack( Visual )

15 editions published between 1949 and 2014 in English and French and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mighty Joe Young is a 15-foot African gorilla. His best friend and protector is Jill Young. Against her better judgment, Jill allows Joe to be brought to the States as a nightclub attraction. He later breaks loose and goes on a rampage
 
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Alternative Names
Ben Johnson acteur

Ben Johnson acteur amricain

Ben Johnson (actor)

Ben Johnson actor estadounidense

Ben Johnson aktor amerykański

Ben Johnson amerikansk skdespelare

Ben Johnson amerikansk skodespelar

Ben Johnson amerikansk skuespiller

Ben Johnson attore statunitense

Ben Johnson US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Johnson, Ben

Бен Джонсон

בן ג'ונסון

بن جانسون (بازیگر) بازیگر آمریکایی

ბენ ჯონსონი

벤 존슨

ベン・ジョンソン

班約翰森

Languages
English (306)

German (23)

French (17)

Italian (5)

Spanish (4)

Covers
ShaneThe shadow ridersAngels in the outfieldOne-eyed jacks3 godfathersThe sugarland express