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Agar, John 1921-2002

Works: 162 works in 415 publications in 5 languages and 6,310 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Western films  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Horror films  War films  Science fiction films  Romance films  Musical films  Monster films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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She wore a yellow ribbon by John Ford( Visual )

86 editions published between 1949 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a U.S. Calvary captain's last days in service on the western frontier in 1876
Fort Apache by John Ford( Visual )

13 editions published between 1948 and 2015 in English and French and held by 1,167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This classic portrait of the old West depicts a military martinet calvary officer whose by-the-book tactics and ignorance of the western frontier cause him to lead his men into a fatal Apache ambush
Sands of Iwo Jima by John Wayne( Visual )

35 editions published between 1949 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,041 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stryker (Wayne), a hard-nosed Marine sergeant prepares a company of recruits for combat in World War II's Pacific Theater. The new unit's training is soon put to the test in a full-scale battle against the Japanese on Iwo Jima. The famous flag-raising on Mt. Suribachi is depicted near the film's conclusion
Creature from the Black Lagoon the legacy collection by Jack Arnold( Visual )

8 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in English and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Creature from the Black Lagoon: In the upper reaches of the Amazon River, a scientific team discovers a prehistoric Gill-Man in the legendary Black Lagoon. The creature is captured and falls in love with the female assistant of the leader of the research team. When the lonely creature escapes and kidnaps her, the scientist mounts an effort to reclaim his sweetheart and return the creature to his watery home
Greatest classic films collection by Betty Hutton( Visual )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In The searchers, a Civil War veteran spends five years on the trail of a Comanche raiding party that kidnapped his dead brother's daughter
The Loretta Young show( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three live television plays, hosted by and starring Loretta Young
Along the great divide( Visual )

6 editions published between 1951 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A U.S. Marshal rescues an accused murderer from mob justice, sets out to escort the wily old coot to trial, and confronts pursuing vigilantes, a desert windstorm, a rebellious deputy and a beautiful woman along the way
Tarantula by Jack Arnold( Visual )

30 editions published between 1955 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biochemist has a plan to feed the world by using a growth formula on plants and animals. But instead he creates a spider of mammoth proportions with an appetite to match!
The sands of Iwo Jima The Flying Tigers( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two World War II films featuring John Wayne. Sands of Iwo Jima: A tough Marine sergeant turns raw recruits into fighting men during World War II in the Pacific; Flying Tigers: Heroic story of American airmen fighting the Japanese over China in early World War II
The Classic sci-fi ultimate collection( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tarantula: an experiment to create a growth formula that could end starvation -- Mole people: three scientists stumble upon a tyrannical tribe of albinos who have enslaved a mutant race of mole people -- Incredible shrinking man: an ordinary business man is exposed to a radioactive mist and finds his size diminishing -- Monolith Monsters: a geologist and a scientist must find a way to stop the effects of killer-outer space rocks -- Monster on campus: A discovery of a prehistoric fish that turns animals and humans into bloodthirsty monsters that come into contact it
Greatest classic legends film collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

She wore a yellow ribbon : Captain Nathan Brittles, on the eve of retirement, takes out a last patrol to stop an impending massive Indian attack. Encumbered by women who must be evacuated, Brittles finds his mission imperiled. 3 Godfathers: Three outlaws on the run discover a dying woman and her baby. They swear to bring the infant to safety across the desert, even at the risk of their own lives. Cheyenne Autumn: Lack of supplies imperative to their survival drives the Cheyenne tribe to embark on a 1,500 miles journey back to their ancestral hunting grounds. US Cavalry Capt. Thomas Archer is charged with their retrieval, but during the hunt grows to respect their noble courage, and decides to help them. Wagon master: Two young drifters guide a Mormon wagon train to the San Juan Valley and encounter cutthroats, Indians, geography, and moral challenges on the journey
The brain from Planet Arous( Visual )

11 editions published between 1957 and 2009 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

About an evil alien brain which takes over the body of a nuclear scientist, threatening world domination
Revenge of the Creature by Jack Arnold( Visual )

7 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A monster, half man and half fish, kills two men and abducts a woman icthyologist after escaping from the tank where it is chained
Attack of the puppet people( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A crazed maniac creates a machine that shrinks people to foot-high figurines. He forces them to do his bidding, but the "puppets" rebel and are hell-bent on revenge
The woman on pier 13 by Robert Stevenson( Visual )

5 editions published between 1949 and 2009 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brad Collins, former stevedore, is rising fast in a shipping company when local communist agitators use his former Party affiliation to extort his help in stirring up trouble. When Brad resists, communist femme fatale Christine works through his brother-in-law Don. But Brad's new wife Nan sees that her husband and brother are under pressure; when she investigates on her own, party boss Vanning takes ruthless action
Miracle mile by Steve DeJarnatt( Visual )

5 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What would you do if you knew you only had an hour to live? After 30 years of searching, Harry has finally met the girl of his dreams. Unforunately, before they even have a chance to go on their first date, Harry intercepts some chilling news. WWIII has begun and nuclear missiles will destroy Los Angeles in less than an hour! Not sure if this is a joke or an omen, Harry races through L.A. in desperate search for Julie
Daughter of Dr. Jekyll( Visual )

7 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman discovers she is the daughter of the infamous Dr. Jekyll, and begins to believe that she may also have a split personality, one of whom is a ruthless killer
Edgar G. Ulmer archive( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of five feature films directed by Edgar G. Ulmer
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Agar, John G. 1921-..

Agar, John George 1921-2002

John Agar acteur américain

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John Agar amerikansk skuespiller

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Агар, Джон

جان آگار بازیگر آمریکایی

Sands of Iwo JimaCreature from the Black Lagoon the legacy collectionGreatest classic films collectionTarantulaRevenge of the Creature