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Grant, James Edward 1905-1966

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Most widely held works about James Edward Grant
Most widely held works by James Edward Grant
Angel and the badman John Wayne on film( Visual )

107 editions published between 1946 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Wayne on film: Documentary film about John Wayne's legendary film career
Hondo by John Farrow( Visual )

20 editions published between 1953 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hondo Lane, a dispatch rider for the cavalry, encounters Angie Lowe, a woman living alone with her young son in the midst of hostile Apache territory. She presumes she is safe because the Apaches, under their chief Vittorio, have always left them alone. Later Hondo has a run-in with Angie's good-for-nothing husband and is forced to kill him. When Vittorio captures Hondo to save his life, Angie tells the Apache chief that he is her husband. In order to protect her from a forced marriage with one of the Apaches, Hondo reluctantly goes along with the lie
The Alamo by John Wayne( Visual )

59 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wayne plays Davy Crockett in the fatal defense of the small garrison of the Alamo against the onslaught of the mighty armies of Santa Anna in 1836
McLintock! by Andrew V McLaglen( Visual )

34 editions published between 1963 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cattle baron George Washington McLintock fights with his estranged wife who wants nothing from him except a divorce. His daughter and the local political land-grabbers are fighting with McLintock as well. Along with taming the West, McLintock finally "tames" everyone who has been fighting with him
Donovan's reef by John Ford( Visual )

16 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 790 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In "Donovan's Reef," John Wayne heads a group of high skilled professional game hunters in Africa who capture the ferocious big game with strong rope and cameras for zoos and circus attractions. In "Hatari," a straight-laced Bostonian comes searching for her father, a brawling ex-Navy man living on a South Pacific island
The comancheros by Michael Curtiz( Visual )

27 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Texas Ranger works undercover to foil a notorious gang of outlaws
Support your local gunfighter( Visual )

4 editions published between 1971 and 2006 in English and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A con man jumps a train at a small mining town and is mistaken for a dreaded gunfighter. (Halliwell's Film & Video Guide 2000)
Flying leathernecks by Nicholas Ray( Visual )

13 editions published between 1951 and 2014 in English and French and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's World War II. Major Dan Kirby (John Wayne) is hard on his marines. his subordinate Captain Carl Griffin thinks the Major is overdoing it, but Kirby proves that there is a method to his madness after all
Huckleberry Finn [&] The proud rebel [&] Walking Thunder( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

HUCKLEBERRY FINN: After being kidnapped by his drunken father, Huck heads down the Mississippi with his buddy Jim and have many adventures. THE PROUD REBEL: After John Chandler's son goes mute following a tregedy, John searches for a doctor who can help him. Before he finds one, he and his family must work off a debt using their talented sheepdog, Lance. When a doctor is found, John has no money to pay for help for his son and must decide whether to sell Lance, which will devastate his son, or get the boy help. WALKING THUNDER: Fourteen year old Jacob and his family are stuck in the Rockies when a bear destroys their wagon on their way west. They meet a medicine man and a mountain man who teaches Jacob survival skills that he must use with the giant bear called Walking Thunder on the prowl
Sands of Iwo Jima by Allan Dwan( Visual )

18 editions published between 1949 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Wayne, a tough Marine sergeant, takes recruits and makes them Marines. He does it with discipline and authority ... and with his fists when he has to. The men begin to understand when they see him in action and he earns their respect. Film follows a group of Marines from boot camp to the Battle of Iwo Jima. Film contains recreation of the scene on top of Mount Suribachi, the peak immortalized by the famous photograph of the American flag being raised, victorious, by a small group of soldiers
John Wayne the tribute collection( Visual )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They were expendable: Two PT-boat skippers defend the Philippines and give the U.S. war effort time to regroup after the crippling losses at Pearl Harbor. Flying Leathernecks: An embattled Marine fighter squadron VMF 247 at Guadalcanal is led by John Wayne and campaigning to coordinate ground combat with low-flying aerial sorties
Big Jim McLain( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

U.S. House Un-American Activities Committee investigators Jim McLain and Mal Baxter attempt to break up a ring of Communist Party troublemakers who are a worldwide terror ring headquartered in Hawaii
Cary Grant( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of five romantic comedies starring Cary Grant
Boom town by Jack Conway( Visual )

3 editions published between 1940 and 1992 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hard-hitting yarn of wildcat days and wildcat ways in the development of the American oil business
The magnificent seven by Yul Brynner( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The magnificent seven: Seven American gunslingers are hired to protect a small Mexican village against a band of bandits
Great guy( Visual )

17 editions published between 1936 and 2008 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the Depression a feisty ex-prize fighter turns Chief Inspector of the Department of Weights and Measures and crusades to clean up graft and corruption in the meat-packing business
Ring of fear( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Clyde Beatty Circus seems jinxed, falling victim again and again to apparent accidents which are actually the acts of a murderous saboteur. Mystery writer Mickey Spillane comes to the scene to solve the cases
They Were Expendable by John Ford( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the early days of World War II, the Japanese navy pressed relentlessly into the Philippines. Two American skippers are determined to prove that their small PT boats can be shaped into an effective battle fleet against the larger Japanese cruisers
The proud rebel( Visual )

11 editions published between 1958 and 2002 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ladd is a Southerner on his way north in search of a doctor to cure his boy, who was rendered mute by the shock of seeing his mother killed in the Civil War. Along the way they find a new home on an Illinois farm run single-handed by de Havilland, and learn that violence does not always end after a war is over when she is victimized by a one-armed sheep herder and his two sons
The sheepman( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a sheep farmer, cattle baron and the woman who came between them
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Grant, James E. 1902-1966

Grant James E. 1905-1966

Grant, James Edward 1902-1966

Grant, James Edward 1905-1966

James Edward Grant Amerikaans filmregisseur

James Edward Grant scrittore, sceneggiatore e regista statunitense

James Edward Grant US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor, Regisseur

Джеймс Эдвард Грант

ג'יימס אדוארד גרנט

جیمز ادوارد گرنت فیلمنامه‌نویس و کارگردان آمریکایی

McLintock!Donovan's reefFlying leathernecksSands of Iwo JimaBig Jim McLainBoom townThey Were Expendable