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Tucker, Forrest 1919-1986

Overview
Works: 211 works in 449 publications in 5 languages and 7,979 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  History  Science fiction films  Horror films  Film and video adaptations  Fiction  Military history  Animal films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Artist, Costume designer, Narrator, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Auntie Mame ( visu )
22 editions published between 1958 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 1,473 libraries worldwide
In 1928, a 10-year-old boy goes to live with his eccentric, sophisticated aunt--a lady who throws a party for any occasion or nonoccasion that comes to mind
Chisum by Andrew V McLaglen( visu )
39 editions published between 1970 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,067 libraries worldwide
A successful cattle rancher battles with corrupt government officials and their stooges in New Mexico's Lincoln County War
The yearling by Clarence Brown( visu )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 876 libraries worldwide
A young boy, Jody, living with his family on the Florida frontier shortly after the Civil War, must sacrifice his pet fawn for his family's survival
Sands of Iwo Jima by Allan Dwan( visu )
22 editions published between 1949 and 2010 in English and held by 855 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
Rage at dawn by Tim Whelan( visu )
44 editions published between 1955 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 384 libraries worldwide
Based on the real life escapades of the infamous Reno Brothers gang, this double-barreled western adventure stars Randolph Scott as the tough, two-fisted Chicago special agent assigned to bring the outlaws to justice
The wackiest wagon train in the west ( visu )
13 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 225 libraries worldwide
A wacky comedy about a hapless wagon master and his dummy assistant who guide a giant party of five characters across the trouble-laden west
Keeper of the flame ( visu )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 223 libraries worldwide
A war correspondent stumbles on a little-known fact that an honored American war patriot had in fact worked for the Fascists. His wife urges the writer to expose the facts for history
Once an eagle ( visu )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 204 libraries worldwide
The epic story of America in the 20th century, told through the lives of two career soldiers, spanning both World Wars. Sam Damon is a courageous and compassionate man who finds his calling leading his men in war and in peacetime. Courtney Massengale, on the other hand, is a ruthless achiever who will let nothing stand in his way to the top. In the late days of World War I, Damon and Massengale become friends, but as events unfold, the vast difference in their personalities leads to a face-off in a life and death struggle of good and evil
F Troop ( visu )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 176 libraries worldwide
Discover how the West was wacky with the bumbling men of F Troop: soldiers who made jokes, not war. The captain is an accident-prone straight arrow, the sergeant is a quick-buck artist, the corporal is his hapless henchman, the purtiest gal in town is a hard-ridin' sharpshooter and the local Indians are peaceable souls firmly committed to free-market capitalism
The big cat ( visu )
4 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in English and held by 145 libraries worldwide
In 1933, a city boy arrives at his late mother's rural Utah birthplace to discover the locals have been pestered by drought, feuding, and a cougar
Walking tall ( visu )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and held by 144 libraries worldwide
Walking tall: Based on the true life of Tennessee sheriff Buford Pusser who almost single-handily cleaned up his small town of crime and corruption, but at a personal cost of his life and his family's. Walking tall part II: Pusser continues his one-man war against moonshiners and a ruthless crime syndicate after the murder of his wife. Final Chapter: Walking Tall: The final years in the life of Pusser after his retirement from the police force where he tries to made amends to his friends and family, and cooperate with a film crew shooting a movie based on his life
The night they raided Minsky's by William Friedkin( visu )
4 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and held by 140 libraries worldwide
Rachel arrives in New York from her Amish community intent on becoming a dancer. Unfortunately Billy Minsky's Burlesque is hardly the place for her Dances From The Bible
The decade you were born ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 138 libraries worldwide
That's the way of the world: Saddled with a bubblegum pop band the record industry wants as the next big thing, a successful record producers begins a calculated rebellion against the music industry that made him famous. Dusty's trail: During pioneer days, a dim-witted caravan master manages to lose the rest of the wagon train on the way to California and wacky hijinks ensue when the caravan tries to find the rest of the wagon train
The crawling eye ( visu )
9 editions published between 1958 and 2008 in English and held by 138 libraries worldwide
A science fiction thriller about a weird creature from outer space that survives in the rarefied atmosphere in the Swiss Alps and terrorizes scientists in a remote high altitude research station
F Troop ( visu )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 137 libraries worldwide
Go West and go loco with Captain Parmenter and his buffoons in blue as they are ready again to untame the wilderness in this Western comedy. Wrangler Jane still pines after Parmenter, the Hekawis still plot after profits and Sergeant O'Rourke and Corporal Agarn have more get-rich-quick schemes up their regimental sleeves
A real American hero the Buford Pusser story ( visu )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 133 libraries worldwide
Based on the true story of Buford Pusser (Brian Dennehy) pursues the dope king of the county
F Troop ( visu )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 131 libraries worldwide
Features dated and broadly-stereotyped caricatures of Native Americans, as played by Caucasian actors in blackface
Pony Express ( visu )
6 editions published between 1952 and 2012 in English and held by 110 libraries worldwide
Details the founding of the Pony Express and how it prevented California from becoming an independent republic
The sands of Iwo Jima The Flying Tigers ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 96 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
Turner classic movies greatest classic films collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 66 libraries worldwide
The stalking moon: When an army scout retires to a farm in New Mexico he takes pity on a white woman and her half-breed son recently rescued from indians, and invites them to join him. He does this even knowing the child's father is a feared and murderous Apache and that sooner or later a showdown is almost inevitable--www.imdb.com
 
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Alternative Names
Tucker, Forrest 1919-
Languages
English (171)
Spanish (6)
German (5)
French (4)
Italian (1)
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