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Harrison, Richard 1935-

Overview
Works: 124 works in 179 publications in 2 languages and 1,632 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Caricatures and cartoons  History  Western films  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Director, Performer
Classifications: DK269.5, 791.4375
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Most widely held works by Richard Harrison
20 great westerns heroes & bandits ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains some of the greatest western films and legendary stars of the 20th Century
We're no angels by Neil Jordan ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two escaped convicts' only prayer is to pass themselves off as clergymen. As men of the cloth, they are able to pass right through a police blockade at the border and into the safety of Canada
Animated Soviet propaganda ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The USSR's animation studios frequently took aim at the United States and aspects of American culture perceived as evil. These initially included racism, unemployment, aggression, and excess. During the 1960s, these were expanding to decry the Vietnam War, the influence of the Catholic Church, and economic and class divisions. The cartoons selected represent five decades of animated Soviet propaganda
American imperialists Soviet animation vs. the United States ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Includes the following films (whole or excerpts): Black and white / directors, I. Ivanov-Vano and L. Amalrik (1933) (3 min.) -- Mister Twister / story, S. Marshak ; director, Anatoly Karanovich (1963) (16 min.) -- Someone else's voice / director, I. Ivanov-Vano (1949) (10 min.) -- Ave Maria / script and direction, Ivan Ivanov-Vano ; director, V. Danilevich; (1972) (10 min.) -- Millionaire / directors, V. Bordzilovsky and Y. Prytkov (1963) (10 min.) -- Shooting range (Shooting gallery) / director V. Tarasov (1979) (20 min.) -- Mr. Wolf / director, V. Gromov (1949) (10 min.)
Animated Soviet propaganda. the shining future ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Soviet film studios worked hard to portray their government's system as idyllic and forward-looking. This program displays animated films designed to promote that utopian vision. Along with one of the earliest known examples of Soviet animation, there are films that praise the casting-off of antiquated traditions, the Soviet educational system, the achievements of Stalin's first five-year plan, and several rejoicing over the passing of Czarist imperialism and the establishment of a new, benevolent society
Animated Soviet propaganda ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hitler's invasion of Russia and Germany's post-WWII partition inspired a great deal of animated Soviet propaganda. This program presents short films that disparage fascist aggression and America's supposed continuation of it. Some of them play on Russian fears of a reunited, vengeful, and American-supported Germany, while others celebrate the Young Pioneers, wherein brave and loyal Soviet children encounter and stand up to fascism
Animated Soviet propaganda ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Just as America envisioned Communist threats during much of the 20th century, the specter of capitalism loomed large in the Soviet Cold War psyche. This program surveys Soviet animated propaganda embodying that fiercely anti-capitalist spirit and proclaiming the superiority of the Soviet economic system. Included are films that envision the exploration of Mars and the resultant Communist triumph over free-market forces, while warning against capitalist interference in China
Spaghetti westerns ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The grand duel: A young gunslinger is falsely accused of murder and only one man can set things right. This man can't die: A cowboy left for dead takes revenge against the men who murdered his family. It can be done, amigo: A tongue-in-cheek Western where a gunfighter gets revenge on the man who wronged his sister. Minnesota clay: A gunman captured and sentenced to hang escapes prison to find the man who can prove his innocence. Johnny Yuma: A cowboy drifter fights his conniving aunt and her gunslinger lover for his inheritance. Any gun can play: A wily criminal searches for a fortune in buried gold with a bounty hunter hot on his trail to find him as well as the treasure. Death rides a horse: An young outlaw on the trail of his double-crossing partners pairs up with an old gunslinger hunting for revenge when they discover that they may be searching for the same group of evildoers. The hellbenders: A former Confederate officer and his company try to smuggle a fortune hidden in a coffin through enemy territory. White Comanche: The son of a Comanche mother and cowboy father decides that he's the savior of the Comanches and starts by taking over a small town; his estranged half-brother must stop him
Clash of the Olympians ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Take a mythological journey back in time with this herculean compilation of lavish sword-and-sandal films filled with muscle-bound men, ravishing leading ladies, malicious monsters and awesome action"--Container
Western classics 50 movie pack ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
50 classic westerns from 1930 to 1978 featuring the most well known western actors and actresses
Hero of Rome ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
He-man action, Italian style! Muscle star Gordon Scott (Goliath and the Vampires) stars in the epic Hero of Rome, a tale of action and dishonor. When Scott attempts to slay the leader of an opposing army, his failure prompts him to thrust his killing hand into a blazing fire as penance. He then must learn to fight one-handed and reclaim his honor in this rousing adventure from director Giorgio Ferroni (Mill of the Stone Women). Then Richard Harrison breaks a sweat as The invincible gladiator, who's forced to fight for his life in the arena of death where he learns lessons of love, friendship and betrayal. Classic pec-flexing action!
Westerns 10 movie pack ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Hercules and the princess of Troy Atlas in the land of the Cyclops ; Giants of Rome ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three Italian sword-and-sandle B movies from the 1960s
Terminal force ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It's crime fighting Italian style in two hard-hitting films starring Richard Harrison. First, veteran cop Nick Tyree searches for the missing star witness against mobster Johnny Ventura (Jay Richardson) in the violent and sexy thriller "Terminal force", featuring one of the last screen appearances from teen idol Troy Donahue. Then investigator Fred Lester uncovers a killer using an air pistol firing chemical bullets in the swinging '60s spy thriller "Ring around the world", a globe-hopping escapade featuring a plane-and-parachute stunt later repeated in the James Bond film Moonraker
The legendary West 12 Western film collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Spaghetti western 44 movie collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Loaded six shooters, fast-paced action, luscious ladies and a hearty dose of comedy can all be found in this outstanding collection of acclaimed movies from the epic filmmaking genre affectionately know as spaghetti westerns"--Container
Mad dog ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A criminal is sent to prison on the testimony of a police officer, who he swears vengeance against. The criminal organizes a prison break with some of his fellow prisoners and ends up using them as his gang in his campaign against the cop. After the gang leader attacks the officer's wife, the policeman decides it time to make the criminal pay
Medusa vs. the son of Hercules and the triump of Hercules ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Medusa: Perseus, son of Hercules, tries to gain his throne in the kingdom of Argus and avenge the death of his mother. Triump: the people of Mycene rise in revolt. Their evil Prince Milo and his mother conjured up seven superhuman beings made of bronze who spread terror among the populance
Fistful of bullets ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ninja the protector ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Another unforgettable exercise in ninja-mania. Directed by the legendary Godfrey Ho, and featuring Rhichard Harrison and kung fu superstar Philip Kaofei
 
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Spanish (1)
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