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Grant, James Edward 1905-1966

Works: 215 works in 648 publications in 8 languages and 9,947 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Director, Scenarist, Author of dialog, Writer of accompanying material, Film editor, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about James Edward Grant
Most widely held works by James Edward Grant
Hondo by John Farrow ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1953 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,314 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 )
56 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the story of the historic battle by 185 men against a 7,000-man Mexican army--a battle that ended in the smaller forces' defeat, but lasted long enough to insure the eventual independence of Texas
Angel & the badman by James Edward Grant ( Visual )
118 editions published between 1946 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A wounded gunman avenging the death of his foster-father is thrown by his horse and nursed back to health by a young Quaker woman. She promises to marry him if he will give up his gun
McLintock! ( Visual )
25 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,054 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 2010 in 3 languages and held by 730 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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 )
22 editions published between 1961 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Captain Cutter [is] a fearless Texas Ranger determined to crush a violent gang of gunrunners and theives known as The Comancheros. Through an unlikely turn of events, Cutter enlists the help of his own prisoners to accomplish his mission"--Container
Boom town by Jack Conway ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1940 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In search of black-gold fortunes, two men will dream, scheme and team up to become rich. Things between the friends get rough, as one man steals the love of a woman from the other
Support your local gunfighter ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1971 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 416 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 )
29 editions published between 1950 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 396 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
Angel and the badman John Wayne on film ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Wayne on film: Documentary film about John Wayne's legendary film career
Huckleberry Finn [&] The proud rebel [&] Walking Thunder ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 173 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
Big Jim McLain ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 145 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
John Wayne collection ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 138 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
Cary Grant ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Collection of five romantic comedies starring Cary Grant
Great guy ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1936 and 2008 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As Deputy Commissioner of Weights and Measures, Cagney is warned to keep his fists in his pockets. The temptation proves too much for tough-guy Cagney as he exposes a bunch of corrupted officials and hoodlums
Sands of Iwo Jima by Allan Dwan ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1949 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A tough Marine sergeant turns raw recruits into fighting men during World War II in the Pacific
Ring of fear ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 82 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
The proud rebel ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1958 and 2002 in English and held by 80 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 magnificent seven by Michał Jagiełło ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The magnificent seven: Seven American gunslingers are hired to protect a small Mexican village against a band of bandits
Explore : resources for junior highs in the Church by Janice M Corbett ( Book )
in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Grant, James E., 1902-1966
Grant, James E. 1905-1966
Grant, James Edward, 1902-1966
Grant, James Edward, 1905-1966
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