WorldCat Identities

Ladd, Alan 1937-

Overview
Works: 55 works in 142 publications in 4 languages and 6,339 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Fiction  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Producer, Production personnel, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Alan Ladd
Braveheart by Mel Gibson ( Visual )
35 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 3,657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
William Wallace is a bold Scotsman who used the steel of his blade and the fire of his intellect to rally his countrymen to liberation
Gone baby gone by Ben Affleck ( Visual )
15 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 1,812 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Amanda McCready is a 4-year-old who has disappeared from her Boston home. The police make little headway in solving the case, so the girl's aunt hires Patrick Kenzie and Angie Gennaro, private detectives. They freely admit that they have little experience with this type of case, but the family wants them for two reasons: they're not cops and they know the tough neighborhood in which they all live. As the case progresses, Patrick and Angie must face drug dealers, gangs, and pedophiles, and ultimately a moral dilemma that tears them apart
The last mogul ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lew Wasserman started in the entertainment industry working the door at Cleveland speak-easies and rose to control a Hollywood empire. With Chicagoan Jules Stein, Wasserman became an agent, and made Music Corp. of America one of the first true media conglomerates. Wasserman's gift for perceiving industry trends long before his rivals led to MCA's creation of Universal Pictures and Universal City. Wasserman was notoriously secretive, doing no interviews and leaving behind no written materials, so the film combines research, archival images, and new interviews of Hollywood insiders to tell a great American story of power, commerce, and deal making
The carpetbaggers by Edward Dmytryk ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A depiction of the wild life in Tinseltown's early days. A story about the ruthless tycoon who built a multi-million dollar empire. Includes a striptease performance atop a glittering chandelier that helped to break the Production Code
A very Brady sequel ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mike is planning a surprise wedding anniversary party for Carol - that is until Carol's long-lost first husband, Roy, shows up to shake the family tree. When Roy whisks Carol off to Hawaii, the rest of the Brady clan take off in pursuit
The Phantom by Simon Wincer ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story begins as an expedition lands on the island of Bengalla, seeking the legendary skulls of Touganda. Believed to harness an energy force of incalculable power, the skulls could spell disaster for mankind. And that's exactly what ruthless tycoon Xander Drax has in mind ... unless one man can save it
X Y & Zee ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Robert's fancy for the beautiful young widow Stella threatens to break up her marriage, Zee takes matters into her own hands to try to gain the advantage in their tumultuous relationship. She goes to outrageous lengths to eliminate her husband's mistress
A Brady Bunch of movies ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Brady Bunch in the White House: Mike Brady, in a strange twist of fate, becomes President of the United States of America
The ballad of Tam Lin ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Based on the ancient Scottish ballad "Tam Lin" (one of it's many titles), the plot concerns an aging, beautiful woman who uses her wealth (and occasionally, witchcraft) to control a decadent pack of attractive young people she surrounds herself with."--IMDb
A severed head ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Antonia, the pampered wife of Martin Lynch-Gibbon, an upper class wine merchant, tells her husband that she is in love with their best friend, the psychiatrist Palmer Anderson. Palmer and Antonia want to deal with the situation in a civilized way, by remaining friends with Martin. Meanwhile Martin tries to keep his mistress, Georgie Hands, a secret, but Palmer's sister, Honor Klein, who taught Georgie at Oxford, tells Palmer and Antonia about her. Furthermore, Honor introduces Georgie to Martin's womanizing brother, Alexander. This is just the beginning of the various liaisons"--IMDb
Braveheart Gladiator ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gladiator: A Roman general refuses to transfer his loyalty to the new Emperor, Commodus. He becomes a slave and then a gladiator, fighting in the Roman Colosseum in defiance of the Emperor
Santiago ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Desperate for arms in their fight against Spain, Cuban partisans agree to double the price if American gunrunner Cash Adams smuggles a boatload of weapons to their Santiago hideout. Forced into an uneasy alliance with an old enemy and a sexy freedom fighter, Adams must battle his way through naval blockades, dense jungles and heavily guarded passes to convey the munitions to a remote mountain outpost where the rebels and payment await"--Container
Box thirteen ( )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alan Ladd stars as Dan Holiday, a retired journalist who becomes a mystery writer. Seeking ideas for his novels, he placed this advertisement in the Star-Times: "Adventure wanted: will go anywhere, do anything, Box 13." Plenty of invitations to intrigue were delivered to Box 13, and Holiday was always interested. Supported only by Suzy, his "scatterbrained" secretary, Holiday had a tendency to get in over his head. On various adventures he finds himself engaged to an heiress, shanghaied, and framed for murder!
Box thirteen ( )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alan Ladd stars as Dan Holiday, a retired journalist who becomes a mystery writer. Seeking ideas for his novels, he placed this advertisement in the Star-Times: "Adventure wanted: will go anywhere, do anything - Box 13." Plenty of invitations to intrigue were delivered to Box 13, and Holiday was always interested. Supported only by Suzy, his ₃scatterbrained₄ secretary, Holiday had a tendency to get in over his head
Adiós pequeña adiós ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Basado en un best-seller del autor de "Mystic River", cuenta la historia de dos jóvenes investigadores privados, Patrick Kenzie y Angela Gennaro en busca de una niña de cuatro años, hija de una drogadicta, que ha sido secuestrada en uno de los barrios más sórdidos de la ciudad de Boston
Box thirteen ( )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alan Ladd stars as Dan Holiday, a retired journalist who becomes a mystery writer. Seeking ideas for his novels, he placed this advertisement in the Star-Times: "Adventure wanted: will go anywhere, do anything, Box 13." Plenty of invitations to intrigue were delivered to Box 13, and Holiday was always interested. Supported only by Suzy, his "scatterbrained" secretary, Holiday had a tendency to get in over his head. On various adventures he finds himself engaged to an heiress, shanghaied, and framed for murder!
An unfinished life by Lasse Hallström ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On a remote Wyoming ranch, Einar Gilkyson bickers with his ranch-hand and best friend Mitch. Disturbing their insular life, Einar's widowed daughter-in-law Jean arrives and Einar meets his grand-daughter for the first time. Jean is running away from something and the fractured family is forced to confront long buried secrets
Braveheart Corazón valiente ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Arrolladora historia sobre la brutal batalla que libró Escocia por su independencia en el siglo XIII. Cuando la esposa de William Wallace es ultrajada y asesinada por tropas inglesas, su búsqueda de venganza súbditamente se torna en una apasionada lucha por la libertad de su país. Los relatos acerca del valor de Wallace inspiran a todo el pueblo a tomar las armas en contra de los ingleses y llevar su cruzada a una guerra total
Una Vida por delante ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in Spanish and English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Un hombre, tocado por la muerte de su hijo, y su ayudante y mejor amigo llevan viviendo y trabajando juntos 40 años en un rancho en el noroeste de Wyoming. Un día llega al rancho su nuera y su nieta huyendo de los malos tratos de su pareja actual
Box 13 ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A retired newspaper journalist, now writing fiction in his spare time, seeks out adventure and ideas
 
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Alternative Names
Ladd, Alan
Ladd, Alan 1937- Jr
Ladd, Alan Jr
Ladd, Alan, Jr., 1937-
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