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Martin, Strother 1919-1980

Overview
Works: 107 works in 226 publications in 3 languages and 12,780 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Western films  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Biographical films  Fantasy films  History  Prison films  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Strother Martin
 
Most widely held works by Strother Martin
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid by George Roy Hill( Visual )

17 editions published between 1969 and 2010 in English and held by 2,798 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blends adventure, romance and comedy to tell the story of the West's most likeable outlaws, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, as they set out for Bolivia with the law on their heels
Cool hand Luke by Robert Drivas( Visual )

26 editions published between 1967 and 2015 in English and held by 2,689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lucas Jackson is a man who refuses to be nailed down, conform to rules and regulations, or fit into society, and now, he's on a chain gang. He's a likable enough guy, always smiling, always ready for a little fun. He eats 50 hard-boiled eggs on a bet and collects all the money in the camp. He's more or less like the people he hangs around with, except he won't be pushed. He knows his own mind. This makes him the only prisoner with guts enough to talk back to the bosses and the only one with nerve enough to escape. That Luke, he's a cool hand
True grit by Henry Hathaway( Visual )

15 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in English and held by 2,241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

U.S. Marshal Rooster Cogburn helps a headstrong young girl find the man who murdered her father in Native American territory and fled with the family savings. When Rooster's employer insists on accompanying the old gunfighter, sparks fly. The situation goes from troubled to disastrous when an inexperienced Texas Ranger joins the party
The shaggy dog by Walt Disney( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 819 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man tries to live a normal life despite the fact that he sometimes turns into a sheepdog
Rooster Cogburn by John Wayne( Visual )

7 editions published between 1975 and 2003 in English and held by 648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rough-edged deputy marshal teams up with a strait-laced missionary to track down a band of murdering bank robbers. During the pursuit of the outlaws, a warm rapport develops between the rough-and-tumble lawman and the flinty reverend's daughter
The wild bunch by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 497 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
The ballad of Cable Hogue by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

5 editions published between 1970 and 2006 in English and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A prospector discovers a waterhole after being left for dead in the desert by his double-crossing partners. When his ex-partners visit the well, a surprise awaits them
Mickey Spillane's Kiss me deadly by Robert Aldrich( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While driving down a lonely road late one evening, Hammer picks up a beautiful blonde hitchhiker, dressed in nothing but a raincoat. At first, Hammer assumes that the incoherent girl is an escaped lunatic; his mind is changed for him when he and the girl are abducted by two thugs. The men torture the girl to death as the semiconscious Hammer watches helplessly. He himself escapes extermination when the murderers' car topples off a cliff and he is thrown clear. Seeking vengeance, Hammer tries to discover the secret behind the girl's murder
Hard times by Charles Bronson( Visual )

8 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bronson is a tight-lipped streetfighter and Coburn is the sharpster who arranges his bare-knuckled bouts in 1930s New Orleans
The Ransom of Red Chief( Visual )

6 editions published between 1977 and 1999 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story about two men who kidnap a mischievous boy and request a large ransom for his return, but the boy turns the tables on his captors
The villain( Visual )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A funny screwball gunslinger comedy with Kirk Douglas as the ne'er-do-well highwayman, Arnold Schwarzenegger as Handsome Stranger and Ann-Margret as the lusty Miss Charming Jones
Cheech & Chong's Up in smoke by Lou Adler( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two free-spirited bums, traveling in a van made of pot, experience sex, drugs, and rock-n-roll
Cheech & Chong Up in smoke( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Up in smoke: Cheech and Chong meet up by chance on the highway somewhere in California. They go in search of some dope and are accidentally deported to Mexico where in their desperation to get home they agree to drive a van back to the States so they can get back in time for a gig they are due to play. The two make their way back to the States after having acquired a couple of female hitchhikers and avoiding the cops whom they are not even aware are following them
Hannie Caulder by Burt Kennedy( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman swears revenge on the man who raped her and killed her husband. At first, she has more heart than know-how, but once a bounty hunter arrives in town, he teaches her how to use a gun. She straps on her .45 and sets out to put a few notches in its handle
The shaggy dog The shaggy D.A( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The shaggy D.A.: Wilby's all grown up now, with a wife and a son. Unfortunately, he's still subject to furry transformation every time the inscription on an ancient scarab ring is read aloud ... not a comforting prospect when you're a candidate for District Attorney!
John Wayne( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The war wagon: A rancher recruits a brash gunslinger and a raucous crew of misfits and readies them to pull off one of the most impossible heists of all time
The deadly companions( Visual )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ex Union Army officer, a Confederate deserter, an eager young gunslinger and a former dance hall hostess plan to rob a bank, but each has their own private agenda -- revenge, lust, greed and loathing -- which do not mix well
Classic westerns collector's set( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four western films on one DVD
Slap shot by George Roy Hill( Visual )

6 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in English and French and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paul Newman stars as the coach of the Chiefs - a struggling minor-league hockey team - in the hilarious comedy Slap Shot about the world of professional sports. To build up attendance at their games, management signs up the Hanson Brothers, three hard-charging players whose job is to demolish the opposition. Slap Shot's hardhitting action, memorable lines and unforgettable characters have made this classic one of the all-time best sports movies ever!
The Ransom of Red Chief ; &, the revenge of Red Chief( Visual )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Ransom of Red Chief: Tells a story about two men who kidnap a mischievous boy and request a large ransom for his return, but the boy turns the tables on his captors. The Revenge of Red Chief: Two con men create a fake rain-making machine
 
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True grit
Alternative Names
Martin, Strather 1919-1980

Strother Martin acteur amricain

Strother Martin amerikansk skdespelare

Strother Martin amerikansk skodespelar

Strother Martin amerikansk skuespiller

Strother Martin attore statunitense

Strother Martin US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Strother Martin yhdysvaltalainen nyttelij

Мартин, Строзер

Стротър Мартин

استروتر مارتین بازیگر آمریکایی

Languages
English (122)

Spanish (1)

French (1)

Covers
Rooster CogburnThe villainSlap shot