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Wayne, John 1907-1979

Works: 2,503 works in 7,372 publications in 8 languages and 130,705 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Biography  Fiction  Western films  Military history  Film and video adaptations  Criticism, interpretation, etc  War films 
Subject Headings: Motion picture actors and actresses 
Roles: Actor, Director, Performer, Producer, Narrator, Author, Commentator, Speaker, Costume designer, Honoree, Originator, Interviewee, Film editor, Contributor, Production personnel, Artist, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications by John Wayne, published posthumously.
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Most widely held works by John Wayne
The searchers by John Ford( visu )
105 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 4,446 libraries worldwide
A Civil War veteran spends five years on the trail of a Comanche raiding party that kidnapped his dead brother's daughters. Breathtaking scenery gives a picture of frontier families separated by miles of emptiness
Stagecoach by John Ford( visu )
94 editions published between 1939 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 3,999 libraries worldwide
A group of passengers with nothing in common is stuck inside a coach that is being attacked by bandits and Indians. On the National Film Registry. Special features include a documentary, featurette, and more
The quiet man by John Ford( visu )
81 editions published between 1952 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 3,027 libraries worldwide
An American prizefighter returns to the Irish town of his birth to find solitude but instead falls in love
True grit by Henry Hathaway( visu )
49 editions published between 1969 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 2,862 libraries worldwide
U.S. Marshal Rooster Cogburn helps a young girl find the man who murdered her father in Native American territory. Bonus features include commentary, featurettes, and theatrical trailer
The man who shot Liberty Valance by John Ford( visu )
74 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,859 libraries worldwide
The story of a man who becomes a legend and an important political figure by falsely claiming he shot a ruthless gunman
Red River by Coleen Gray( visu )
84 editions published between 1947 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,655 libraries worldwide
"An embittered, tyrannical Texas rancher['s] tensions with his independent-minded adopted son ... reach epic proportions during a cattle drive to Missouri"--Container
The longest day by Ken Annakin( visu )
75 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,452 libraries worldwide
Re-enacts the military operation of D-Day from four points of view--the workings of the high commands of the American, English, French, and German forces in their battle scheme for Normandy. Largely filmed on actual invasion sites in France
How the West was won by Henry Hathaway( visu )
35 editions published between 1962 and 2011 in English and French and held by 2,402 libraries worldwide
A western adventure spanning three generations, the breadth of a wild, unsettled country, and fifty of the most excitingly turbulent years of this nation's history
McLintock! ( visu )
76 editions published between 1963 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,319 libraries worldwide
A battle of the sexes which includes comedy, action and adventure in a western setting
Rio Bravo by Howard Hawks( visu )
132 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,981 libraries worldwide
A Texas border sheriff fights off hired gunmen to keep a murderer in custody
The Alamo by John Wayne( visu )
101 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,972 libraries worldwide
At the Alamo, 185 men joined together to stand firm against a Mexican army of 7,000 and willingly gave their lives to insure the eventual independence of Texas
She wore a yellow ribbon by John Ford( visu )
57 editions published between 1949 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,880 libraries worldwide
The story of a U.S. Calvary captain's last days in service on the western frontier in 1876
Angel and the badman John Wayne on film ( visu )
139 editions published between 1946 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,753 libraries worldwide
A wounded gunman avenging the death of his foster-father is thrown by his horse and nursed back to health by a young Quaker woman. She promises to marry him if he will give up his gun
Fort Apache by John Ford( visu )
74 editions published between 1948 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,714 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
Rio Grande by John Ford( visu )
111 editions published between 1950 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,673 libraries worldwide
A Cavalry unit on the Mexican border in the 1880s conducts a campaign against marauding Indians
The cowboys by Mark Rydell( visu )
29 editions published between 1971 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,571 libraries worldwide
When a rancher is deserted by his regular cattle drivers for the gold mines, Wil Andersen is forced to take on a collection of young boys as his drivers in order to cross the 400 treacherous miles to get his herd to market in time to avoid financial disaster. The boys learn to do a man's job under Andersen's tutelage, however, neither Andersen nor the boys are aware that a gang of cattle thieves is stalking them
The shootist by Don Siegel( visu )
41 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 1,558 libraries worldwide
A terminally ill gunfighter seeks to retire quietly but is embroiled in one last battle
Sands of Iwo Jima by Allan Dwan( visu )
47 editions published between 1949 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,545 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
The Green Berets by John Wayne( visu )
45 editions published between 1968 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 1,514 libraries worldwide
John Wayne leads his Special Forces troops against a deadly and determined enemy. The film combines rugged action with spectacular special effects
El Dorado by Howard Hawks( visu )
76 editions published between 1966 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 1,465 libraries worldwide
A sheriff fights cattlemen and empire builders as he tries to tame the West
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Alternative Names
Gouein, Tzōn 1907-1979
Morison, Marion Mitsel 1907-1979
Morisŭn, Meriŭn Robŭrt 1907-1979
Morris, Michael 1907-1979
Morrison, Duke 1907-1979
Morrison, Marion M. 1907-1979
Morrison, Marion Michael.
Morrison, Marion Michael 1907-1979
Morrison, Marion Robert 1907-1979
Morrisson, Marion Michael
Morrisson Marion Michael 1907-1979
Uėĭn, Dz︠h︡on 1907-1979
Ṿain, G'on 1907-1979
Wayn, Jān 1907-1979
Wayn, Jūn 1907-1979
Wayne, Duke 1907-1979
Wayne, Jon
Wein, Jon 1907-1979
Γουέιν, Τζον, 1907-1979
Μόρισον, Μάριον Μίτσελ 1907-1979
Морисън, Мериън Робърт 1907-1979
Уейн, Джон 1907-1979
Уэйн, Джон 1907-1979
ויין, ג׳ון 1907-1979
وين، جون، 1907-1979
웨인, 존 1907-1979
존 웨인 1907-1979
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German (69)
French (54)
Spanish (35)
Multiple languages (14)
Italian (7)
Asturian (1)
Dutch (1)
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