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McLaglen, Victor 1886-1959

Overview
Works: 200 works in 497 publications in 5 languages and 11,358 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Western films  Comedy films  Romance films  Action and adventure films  Film and video adaptations  Biography  Fiction 
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Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Victor McLaglen
The quiet man by John Ford ( Visual )
35 editions published between 1952 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,860 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Ford's The Quiet Man celebrates one of Hollywood's most romantic and enduring epics. The first American feature to be filmed in Ireland's picturesque countryside, Ford richly imbued this masterpiece with his love of Ireland and its people. Sean Thornton is an American boxer who swears off fighting after he accidentally kills an opponent in the ring. Returning to the Irish town of his youth, he finds happiness when he falls in love with the fiery Mary Kate
Gunga Din by George Stevens ( Visual )
53 editions published between 1900 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,059 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
While three British army officers stationed in northern India swagger, strut and clown, it is Gunga Din, the native water boy, who proves to have the strongest sense of honor
Around the world in 80 days by Jules Verne ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1,056 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Phlegmatic, punctual Englishman Phileas Fogg believes in progress, science, and intellectual deduction. When a member of the Reform Club challenges him on the impossibility of completing a round-the-world tour in eighty days, he wagers his entire fortune to prove that he can do it. He is accompanied by his valet Passepartout, and followed by Mr. Fix, a detective who believes he is a notorious bank robber. Shot in 70mm, using the Todd-AO process (an extremely high definition widescreen film format), the film is notable for its picturesque, exotic scenery, international cast, and the plethora of stars in cameo appearances, all highly innovative at the time
She wore a yellow ribbon by John Ford ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1949 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 960 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A desperately short-staffed cavalry outpost must try to stop an Indian invasion. Academy Award winner, Best Cinematography, color
The Informer by John Ford ( Visual )
27 editions published between 1935 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The scene is Dublin, 1922. Gypo Nolan stumbles through a foggy Irish night, his brain pickled in whiskey and his soul tormented by shame and fear. Gypo is an informer, a turncoat who betrayed his friend to the British police for 20 pounds. Now he can't spend the money fast enough, nor can he run from his treachery fast enough as he brawls, brags, swaggers and lies his way toward his fate
Rio Grande by John Ford ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 748 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fifteen years back, Lt. Colonel Kirby Yorke's devotion to military duty led him to destroy the plantation home of his southern-born wife during the Civil War. He is now a lonely man, fighting Indians in the west. Returning from his latest skirmish with the Apaches, Yorke finds that his son Jeff--enlisted as an ordinary soldier after failing at West Point--has been assigned to his command. Kirby's estranged wife, Kathleen, has also arrived at the fort in an effort to buy her son's way out of the army. A group of renegade Apaches keeps eluding Yorke by crossing the Rio Grande into Mexico, but he plans a raid in hopes that it will end the problem for good
Fort Apache by John Ford ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1948 and 2012 in English and French and held by 631 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
Rudyard Kipling's Wee Willie Winkie by John Ford ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1937 and 2008 in English and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An American girl arrives in India to live with her Colonel grandfather and teaches the adults that there are other ways than war to solve problems
The lost patrol by John Ford ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1934 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A terse drama about British cavalryman lost in the Mesopotamian desert during World War I. They are pursued constantly by Arab sharpshooters. When the leader of the patrol is killed, McLaglen takes charge of the eleven ragged survivors. This film established John Ford's reputation as a director internationally
Pre-code Hollywood collection ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Search for beauty: Con artists dupe Olympic athletes into endorsing a skin magazine. The movie was heavily censored
The princess and the pirate ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A 17th century entertainer exiled from England and shipped to America falls in love with a princess who is kidnapped by pirates
Rudyard Kipling's Wee Willie Winkie ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in English and Chinese and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An American girl arrives in India to live with her Colonel grandfather and teaches the adults that there are other ways than war to solve problems
Many rivers to cross ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in Undetermined and English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bushrod Gentry is a right restless man, a bullwhip-crackin', tough-brawlin' trapper passing through Barren River, Kentucky, and heading for the pelts and promise of the Northwest Territory. He'll never get there if Mary Stuart Cherne has her way. It's marryin' season, the preacher is making his annual visit to Barren River and Mary has her heart and rifle barrel set on buckskinned bachelor Bushrod
John Wayne by John Wayne ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In The searchers, a Civil War veteran spends five years on the trail of a Comanche raiding party that kidnapped his dead brother's daughter
Hangman's house ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hangman's house: Before he dies, a father tries to marry off his daughter to a man she despises. Meanwhile, the exiled patriot Hogan returns to Ireland to kill the man responsible for his sister's suicide-- her fiance. 3 bad men: A young woman and her father travel west with a wagon train. After her father is murdered, she enlists the help of three outlaws to finish his dream of participating in the land rush
Whistle stop ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A woman returns to her small hometown from Chicago, where she has made a success of herself. Upon her arrival, she looks up an old love of hers and discovers that he's still the listless small-time gambler she remembers he was when she left for the big city. The woman settles back into town and begins a romance with a local nightclub owner, an unsavory character that is also friends with her former love. A rivalry for the woman's affection begins between the two men and the nightclub owner decides to take some steps to eliminate his competition
Greatest classic films collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Operation Pacific: The USS Thunderfish conducts a desperate and dangerous submarine mission deep in enemy territory during WWII
Dishonored by Josef Von Sternberg ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1931 and 2012 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marlene Dietrich plays the role of a spy, Agent X-27, in this 1931 release. Dietrich is recruited by the Austrian Secret Service to feret out secrets from the enemy and altering the course of the war until she meets up with Kranau (McLaglen), the Russian agent
Hangman's house 3 bad men ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
3 bad men: When a trio of bandits discovers a young woman (Olive Borden) whose father was murdered by a ruthless gang, the "Three Bad Men" go from being partners in crime to comrades in chivalry
Dishonored & [Shanghai Express] ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dishonored: In 1915, the Austrian Secret Service sends its most seductive agent, a former prostitute, to spy on the Russians
 
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Alternative Names
Mac Laglen Victor 1886-1959
Maclaglen Victor 1886-1959
Mc Laglen Victor 1886-1959
McLaglen, Victor
McLaglen, Victor 1886-1959
Languages
English (210)
French (11)
Spanish (8)
Italian (2)
Chinese (1)
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