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Agar, John 1921-2002

Overview
Works: 152 works in 341 publications in 5 languages and 5,630 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television plays  Filmed performances  Filmed plays  Anthology television programs  Television programs  Science fiction films  Horror films  History 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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She wore a yellow ribbon by John Ford ( Visual )
61 editions published between 1949 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,570 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 )
10 editions published between 1948 and 2012 in English and French and held by 1,091 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The soldiers at Fort Apache may disagree with the tactics of their glory-seeking new commander. But to a man, they're duty bound to obey - even when it means almost certain disaster
Sands of Iwo Jima by Allan Dwan ( Visual )
27 editions published between 1949 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 889 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 )
5 editions published between 1955 and 2004 in English and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The creature walks among us: The Gill-Man is captured once more and turned into an air-breather by a rich mad scientist. This makes the creature very unhappy, and he escapes, wreaking havoc as he goes
Greatest classic films collection ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 150 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 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three live television plays, hosted by and starring Loretta Young
Along the great divide by Raoul Walsh ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1951 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 101 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 )
19 editions published between 1955 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 96 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 93 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
Greatest classic legends film collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 82 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 )
8 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A strange alien ship crash lands in the California desert bringing a terrifying and evil intelligence from another planet who inhabits nuclear physicist Steve March on its way to conquering the world
Revenge of the Creature by Jack Arnold ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1955 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 66 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
The classic sci-fi ultimate collection ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 62 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
Attack of the puppet people ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 47 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
Daughter of Dr. Jekyll by Edgar G Ulmer ( )
6 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 42 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
The woman on pier 13 by Robert Stevenson ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1949 and 2009 in English and held by 41 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
Invisible invaders Journey to the seventh planet ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Side A. Invisible invaders. Aliens, contacting scientist Adam Penner, inform him that they have been on the moon for twenty thousand years, undetected due to their invisibility, and have now decided to annihilate humanity unless all the nations of earth surrender immediately. Side B. Journey to the seventh planet. A U.N. space expedition to the planet Uranus discovers a bizarre world right out of their own heads, featuring places and people the crew members recall from childhood. It's all part of a fantasy created by the planet's master, a giant, pulsating brain that can also turn their worst thoughts into reality
Edgar G. Ulmer archive ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of five feature films directed by Edgar G. Ulmer
The Classic sci-fi ultimate collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tarantula: 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 mole people ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A team of archaeologists digging in the Middle East stumble upon a race of albinos living under the earth. They are afraid of light of any kind and keep mutant humanoid mole men as their slaves
 
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