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Wilcox, Frank 1907-1974

Overview
Works: 49 works in 62 publications in 1 language and 1,121 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Circus films  Show business films  Television comedies  War films  Historical films  Action and adventure films  Television programs  Comedy films  Television series 
Roles: Actor, Author, Composer, Performer, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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They died with their boots on by Raoul Walsh( Visual )

3 editions published between 1941 and 2005 in English and held by 575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A highly fictionalized account of the life of George Armstrong Custer from his arrival at West Point in 1857 to his death at the battle of the Little Big Horn in 1876. Custer has little discipline at the academy but is prepared to stand up to the senior cadet, Ned Sharp, who makes his life miserable. While there he catches the eye of the commandant, Col. Phil Sheridan and also meets his future bride, Elizabeth Bacon. His wife arranges with Gen. Scott for him to be appointed a Lt. Colonel and given command of the 7th Cavalry. Custer is depicted as a friend of the Indians and fights his old nemesis Ned Sharp, who is taking advantage of them and trying to provoke a war with his own financial gain in mind. Custer dies in the now famous battle on June 25, 1876 at the age of 36
The fighting 69th( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Fighting 69th" is a World War I regiment consisting mostly of New York-Irish soldiers. Jerry Plunkett is the cockiest member of a cocky crew. Jerry is a scrappy fellow who looks out only for himself. The officers and enlisted of the regiment do their best to instill discipline in Plunkett, and the chaplain, Father Duffy, tries to make Plunkett see the greater good. None of them seem to succeed. In the trenches, Plunkett acts selfishly and cowardly, eventually costing the lives of many of his fellow soldiers. A final act of cowardice leads to terrible consequences, but Plunkett sees in them a chance to redeem himself
A majority of one( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jewish Brooklyn widow Bertha Jacoby and Japanese businessman Koichi Asano develop an unlikely relationship when they meet in Tokyo
The wagons roll at night( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The tents are leaky. The troupers are weary. The carnival limps into town and sets up for another show. To the public, the carnival means exciting performers. To Nick Coster, those performers are 'mugs and grifters and riffraff - all under one tent.' Nick should know. He puts the show together"--Container
Lady gangster by Robert Florey( Visual )

5 editions published between 1942 and 2007 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A tough-talking beauty gets mixed up in a bank robbery and lands in prison. Before she is jailed, she steals the loot from her partners-in-crime and hides it. While in jail, she is befriended by an influential newspaper man, Kenneth Phillips. The lady ganster attempts to earn her release by turning over the money, but a series of double-crossings by her former henchmen stand in the way"--Container back cover insert
The Beverly hillbillies by Penelope Spheeris( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first four episodes about an Ozark hillbilly family that struck oil and moved to Beverly Hills
The Beverly hillbillies( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

5 classic episodes about an Ozark hillbilly family that struck oil and moved to Beverly Hills
Man from God's country( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Post Civil-War west, opening up to wagon trains and railroads, and the opposition to them by freighters and others who want things left as they are. Lawman Dan Beattie goes west to the town of Sundown to find a war buddy. He finds instead a cowed man afraid of the big boss businessman Beau Santee. Matters build to a showdown
The adventures of Jim Bowie : the complete collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This series was based on the life of a real-life American folk hero and Western frontiersman wo invented the damous Bowie knife after an attack by a fierce Grizzly bear in which his rifle jammed at a critical moment in the fight. Against the backdrop of 1830s French-American New Orleans and backwoods Louisiana Territory, the famous and wealthy young planter, Jim Bowie forges the frontier, diligently pursues lawbreakers and battles social injustice
The Beverly Hillbillies( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

5 classic episodes about an Ozark hillbilly family that struck oil and moved to Beverly Hills
The best of Red Skelton( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An episode of the Red Skelton Show television series featuring guest star Vincent Price
The greatest show on Earth by Cecil B DeMille( Visual )

in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A splashy, colorful look at life under the big top that weaves the personal stories of the performers in with the spectacle and color of the circus. To ensure a full profitable season, circus manager Brad Braden engages The Great Sebastian, though this moves his girlfriend Holly from her hard-won center trapeze spot. Holly and Sebastian begin a dangerous competition in the ring, while he pursues her on the ground. Subplots involve the secret past of Buttons the Clown and the efforts of racketeers to move in on the game concessions. Includes an incredible train wreck
They made me a criminal ; Lady gangster( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In They made me a criminal, a high-living prizefighter Johnny Bradfield, is wanted for a murder he didn't commit and flees to avoid arrest. While hiding out on a ranch in Arizona, he meets up with a group of juvenile delinquents. Bradfield takes it upon himself to set the kids straight, as a detective closes in on the boxer. In Lady gangster, an actress gets mixed up with a criminal gang and winds up taking the rap for a $40,000 robbery. Before she's sent to prison, she steals the money from her cohorts and hides it, intending to use it as a bargaining chip to win her release from prison. However, her former partners have other ideas
The Beverly Hillbillies( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

16 episodes of the CBS television sitcom about an Ozark hillbilly family that struck oil and moved to Beverly Hills
The adventures of Jim Bowie( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This series was based on the life of a real-life American folk hero and Western frontiersman wo invented the damous Bowie knife after an attack by a fierce Grizzly bear in which his rifle jammed at a critical moment in the fight. Against the backdrop of 1830s French-American New Orleans and backwoods Louisiana Territory, the famous and wealthy young planter, Jim Bowie forges the frontier, diligently pursues lawbreakers and battles social injustice
The Jack Benny program( Visual )

2 editions published between 1957 and 1960 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mary invites Jack to come to the annual reunion of her old May Co. co-workers. Rochester explains to a friend on the phone what happened when Jack went the year before. In flashback, Jack arrives at Mary's place to find Rocheser fixing a lot of food. When Mary arrives, she persuades Jack to come and meet the girls. After he leaves, the girls ask Mary if Jack ever proposed. In flashback, Jack takes Mary to buy a ring, but backs down after learning how much it costs
The Tanks are coming( Visual )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary short film about the development and usage of battle tanks in the American national defense system during World War II. Uses a humorous Hollywood storyline to stir interest in the new armored force, which included M2A1 medium and M2A4 light tanks, scout cars, and motorcycles
Ohio Indian trails : a pictorial survey of the Indian trails of Ohio by Frank Wilcox( Book )

3 editions published between 1970 and 2015 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shawnee, Miami, Delaware, Wyandot, Ottawa, Iroquois, and Mingo-tribes great and small, loosely confederated or warring with each other, pushed ever westward by the advancing white settlements-these were the native peoples of Ohio. They left behind little but their names, yet the trained eye can still discover the sites of their villages, the grounds where they fought, and the trails they used for trade, communication, war, and exodus. In this classic and coveted volume, artist Frank N. Wilcox tackles the difficult job of mapping the Indian trails of Ohio. Basing his work on the journals and re
Playhouse 90( Visual )

1 edition published in 1958 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"On a night flight from Miami, Fla. to New York, an airliner develops electrical trouble. In cameo portrayals we see the reactions of friends and families to the possible fate of the plane passengers"--TV guide, Southern California edition, February 8-14, 1958
Beverly hillbillies( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

5 classic episodes about an Ozark hillbilly family that struck oil and moved to Beverly Hills
 
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Alternative Names
Frank Wilcox acteur américain

Frank Wilcox Amerikaans acteur (1907-1974)

Frank Wilcox amerikansk skådespelare

Frank Wilcox amerikansk skodespelar

Frank Wilcox amerikansk skuespiller

Frank Wilcox attore statunitense

Фрэнк Уилкокс

فرانک ویلکاکس بازیگر آمریکایی

法蘭克·威爾考克斯

Languages
English (44)