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Ireland, John 1914-1992

Overview
Works: 200 works in 592 publications in 6 languages and 10,718 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Western films  Film adaptations  History  Political films  Historical films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Film noir  Detective and mystery films  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Narrator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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All the king's men by Steven Zaillian( Visual )

42 editions published between 1949 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 2,173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A political demagogue governor of a Southern State believes that every man has his price and that the end justifies the means. Based on Robert Penn Warren's novel which loosely fictionalized the life of Louisiana's Gov. Huey P. Long
Red River by Coleen Gray( Visual )

24 editions published between 1948 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With no market for his herd, the master of a vast cattle ranch and his son decide to head the first cattle drive over the now famous Chisholm Trail, past the Red River, into Missouri. The path is filled with hardship and the drive looks hopeless as the men struggle to prevail
Gunfight at the O.K. Corral by John Sturges( Visual )

13 editions published between 1957 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 816 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Burt Lancaster and Kirk Douglas star as larger-than-life heroes in this classic Western epic directed by John Sturges. Frontier lawman Wyatt Earp (Lancaster) joins his three brothers in their feud against the villainous Clanton gang, a local clan of cattle thieves in Tombstone, Arizona. When Earp defends the sickly gambler John "Doc" Holliday (Douglas) and puts a stop to the Clanton's lawlessness, the ruthless outlaws seek revenge and murder one of Earp's brothers. This leads the men into the most devastating showdown in Wild West History! Gunfight at the O.K. Corral is a timeless, cinematic tale of good versus evil
The fall of the Roman Empire by Anthony Mann( Visual )

18 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fictionalized account of the ascension of Roman Emperor Commodus, in which Commodus assassinates his father (Emperor Marcus Aurelius) when he learns that Aurelius had planned to name Aurelius' adopted son Livius (a fictional character) as Aurelius' successor
John Ford's My darling Clementine by John Ford( Visual )

16 editions published between 1946 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wyatt Earp is the sturdy lawman who sets about the task of shaping up the disorderly Arizona town of Tombstone, with the help of the boozy, tubercular gambler and gunman Doc Holliday. Though initially at cross-purposes, the pair ultimately team up to confront the violent Clanton gang
A walk in the sun by Lewis Milestone( Visual )

40 editions published between 1945 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During World War II, American soldiers of the Fighting 36th hit the beach at Salerno and begin their trek across the countryside toward the Nazi-occupied farmhouse they've been ordered to destroy. One of the ranking officers is killed after the platoon lands on the beach. Now Sgt. Tyne must take over and lead the troop. But the rest of these men are infantrymen who aren't thinking about fighting bravely enough to become officers, but to live long enough to become civilians
Kavik the wolf dog( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A magnificant Alaskan dog who leads his team to victory in the National Open SLed Dog Race, Kavik is bought by wealthy, unscrupulous businessman George hunter, but his plane crashes en route to Seattle. Twelve year old Andy finds the badly wounded Kavik in the woods, nurses him back to health when no one believes he will survive
I shot Jesse James by Samuel Fuller( Visual )

11 editions published between 1949 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bob Ford murders his best friend Jesse James in order to obtain a pardon that will free him to marry his girlfriend, but is plagued by guilt and self-disgust
Railroaded! by Anthony Mann( Visual )

22 editions published between 1947 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a policeman is killed attempting to thwart a holdup, Detective Mickey Ferguson is assigned to the case. The case becomes personal though when the kid brother of Mickey's sweetheart is named as the gunman. Determined to find the truth Mickey goes searching for clues to clear the wrongfully accused
Raw deal by Anthony Mann( Visual )

10 editions published between 1948 and 2008 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trapped within the walls of a state penitentiary, Joe Sullivan lives for the chance to avenge himself upon the man who helped put him there: Rick Coyle, a pyromaniac mob boss with a taste for party-girl flambé. Rick helps spring Joe from prison in hopes that the police will gun him down during the escape, but he grossly underestimates Joe's resourcefulness. With the assistance of a world-weary moll and an innocent girl, Joe dodges roadblocks, hitmen and dragnets and carves a bloody path back to his betrayer
Murder, my sweet by Edward Dmytryk( Visual )

37 editions published between 1975 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Private eye Philip Marlowe is hired by an ex-con to find the ex-con's missing sweetheart. In the course of Marlowe's search he is beaten unconscious and wakes up next to a corpse. So Marlowe's tasks are multiplying- find the girl, clear himself of the murder and discover the link between the two
The fast and the furious( Visual )

17 editions published between 1954 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frank Webster, wrongly convicted of murder, escapes from prison and goes on the run. He kidnaps a beautiful woman and commandeers her car, leaving behind a trail of violence and mayhem. His hostage goes from victim to companion to lover as she tries to convince him to turn back and face the authorities
Dead for a dollar & Cain's cutthroats( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dead for a dollar: In a rip-roaring Spaghetti Western with some of the most memorable shootouts in Western history, a ruthless cowboy tracks down his double-crossing partners
Queen bee by Ranald MacDougall( Visual )

5 editions published between 1955 and 2012 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A drama showing how a neurotic, insincere Southern woman brings unhappiness to her husband, family, and friends in an attempt to insure her own security and position of dominance
Wild in the country by Elvis Presley( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Glenn Tyler is a moody and uneducated Shenendoah backwoods boy. Believing he has killed his brother in a family fight, Glenn flees home and is caught by the police and brought to trial. Placed in the custody of his uncle, he must learn to overcome frustration in order to build a new and responsible life
Party girl by Nicholas Ray( Visual )

12 editions published between 1958 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mob lawyer has a professional crisis of conscience after he begins a romantic relationship with a naive showgirl
The first films of Samuel Fuller by Samuel Fuller( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I shot Jesse James: After years of crime reporting and writing pulp novels and screenplays, Samuel Fuller made his directorial debut with the lonesome ballad of Robert Ford who fatally betrayed his friend, the notorious Jesse James
Vengeance Valley by Richard Thorpe( Visual )

17 editions published between 1950 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vengeance Valley: a ranch foreman (Lancaster) is continually battling his wayward brother in this melodramatic story on the western range. The Sundowners: Robert Preston and Robert Sterling star in the story of two brothers pitted against one another while on opposite sides of the law
Dead for a dollar( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dead for a dollar: In a rip-roaring Spaghetti Western with some of the most memorable shootouts in Western history, a ruthless cowboy tracks down his double-crossing partners. Cain's cutthroats: In the final days of the Civil War, peace has not yet come for one man. The war still rages on in the soul of a Confederate officer obsessed with revenge for the rape of his wife and the death of his son
Rawhide( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rowdy Yates is promoted to trail boss as the iconic Western with the classic theme song rides on into the sunset
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
All the king's men
Alternative Names
Ireland, John Benjamin 1914-1992

John Ireland attore canadese

John Ireland Canadees acteur

John Ireland Canadian actor and film director

John Ireland canadisk skuespiller

John Ireland kanadensisk skådespelare

John Ireland kanadischer Schauspieler

John Ireland kanadisk skodespelar

John Ireland kanadisk skuespiller

Айрленд, Джон

جان آیرلند بازیگر کانادایی

ジョン・アイアランド

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