Agar, John 1921-2002
Most widely held works about John Agar
Most widely held works by John Agar
She wore a yellow ribbon ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1949 and 2007 in English and held by 1,108 libraries worldwide
The story of a U.S. Calvary captain's last days in service on the western frontier in 1876.
Fort Apache ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1986 and 2007 in English and held by 836 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 ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1981 and 2007 in English and held by 756 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 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 399 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.
The Loretta Young show ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 123 libraries worldwide
Three live television plays, hosted by and starring Loretta Young.
Greatest classic films collection. John Wayne westerns ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 97 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.
Tarantula ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 90 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!
Along the great divide ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in English and held by 82 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.
Revenge of the Creature ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and held by 79 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 sands of Iwo Jima The Flying Tigers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 76 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 brain from Planet Arous ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and held by 62 libraries worldwide
A strange alien ship crash lands in the California desert, bringing a terrifying evil intelligence from another planet whose mission is to conquer the world using subversive mind control. Wonderful Atomic Age entertainment with floating brains, telepathic possession, atom bombs, and a scientist whose eyes can destroy planes in mid-flight, plus a sex-starved alien brain monster with lustful desires for beautiful leading lady Joyce Meadows, who delicately refuses its advances with a meat ax. Not to be missed!
Greatest classic legends film collection. John Ford westerns ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 48 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.
Daughter of Dr. Jekyll ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in English and held by 45 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.
Attack of the puppet people ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 42 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 mole people ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in English and held by 37 libraries worldwide
A team of archaeologists digging in the Middle East discovers and underground civilization of mole people.
The classic sci-fi ultimate collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 35 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.
The Classic sci-fi ultimate collection. Disc one, Tarantula ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 31 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!
Invisible invaders Journey to the seventh planet ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 31 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.
The red badge of courage by Stephen Crane ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
A dramatized version of the novel by Stephen Crane first broadcast on NBC theater in 1948.
Creature from the black lagoon ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
"A scientific expedition searching for fossils along the Amazon River discover a prehistoric Gill-Man in the legendary Black Lagoon. The explorers capture the mysterious creature, but it breaks free. The Gill-Man returns to kidnap the lovely Kay, fiancée of one of the expedition, with whom it has fallen in love"--Internet Movie Database.
Action and adventure films Anthology television programs Apache Indians Arizona Arizona--Fort Apache Cattle drives Comanche Indians Command of troops Cowboys Drama Feature films Feature films Fiction films Film adaptations Film adaptations Filmed performances Filmed plays Films for the hearing impaired Fortification Frontier and pioneer life Guard duty Horror films Horror films Indian captivities Indians of North America Iwo Jima, Battle of (Japan : 1945) Japan Lagoons Marines Monsters Ranchers Science fiction films Science fiction films Sheriffs Soldiers Spiders Tarantulas Television plays Television plays Television programs Texas United States United States.--Army.--Cavalry Video recordings--for the hearing impaired War films War films West (U.S.) Western films Western films World War (1939-1945)
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