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Wayne, John 1907-1979

Works: 2,278 works in 6,935 publications in 11 languages and 124,999 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Biography  Fiction  Western films  Military history  Film and video adaptations  Criticism, interpretation, etc  War films 
Subject Headings:
Roles: Actor, Director, Performer, Producer, Narrator, Commentator, Costume designer, Honoree, Originator, Interviewee, Film editor, Artist, Production personnel, Contributor, Speaker, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about John Wayne
Publications by John Wayne
Publications by John Wayne, published posthumously.
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Most widely held works by John Wayne
The searchers by John Ford( visu )
100 editions published between 1956 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 4,412 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 )
89 editions published between 1939 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 3,997 libraries worldwide
Nine disparate travelers are thrust together in a perilous journey, a ride on a stagecoach destined for Apache territory
The quiet man by John Ford( visu )
102 editions published between 1952 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 3,006 libraries worldwide
An American prizefighter returns to Ireland in order to forget the past and live peacefully in his village birthplace. He falls in love with the hot-tempered sister of a belligerent neighbor, and trouble ensues over the payment of her dowry
The man who shot Liberty Valance by John Ford( visu )
106 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 2,886 libraries worldwide
The story of a man who becomes a legend and an important political figure by falsely claiming he shot a ruthless gunman (Liberty Valance)
True grit by Henry Hathaway( visu )
51 editions published between 1969 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 2,814 libraries worldwide
U.S. Marshal Rooster Cogburn helps a headstrong young girl find the man who murdered her father in Native American territory and fled with the family savings. When Rooster's employer insists on accompanying the old gunfighter, sparks fly. The situation goes from troubled to disastrous when an inexperienced Texas Ranger joins the party
How the West was won by Henry Hathaway( visu )
37 editions published between 1962 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 2,390 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
Red River by Coleen Gray( visu )
85 editions published between 1947 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,366 libraries worldwide
With no market for his herd, the master of a vast cattle ranch and his son decide to head the first cattle drive over the now famous Chisholm Trail, past the Red River, into Missouri. The path is filled with hardship and the drive looks hopeless as the men struggle to prevail
McLintock! ( visu )
71 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,253 libraries worldwide
A battle of the sexes which includes comedy, action & adventure in a western setting
The longest day by Ken Annakin( visu )
83 editions published between 1962 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 2,131 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
The Alamo by John Wayne( visu )
99 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,982 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of the historic battle by 185 men against a 7,000-man Mexican army--a battle that ended in the smaller forces' defeat, but lasted long enough to insure the eventual independence of Texas
She wore a yellow ribbon by John Ford( visu )
77 editions published between 1949 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,932 libraries worldwide
The story of a U.S. Calvary captain's last days in service on the western frontier in 1876
Rio Bravo by Howard Hawks( visu )
116 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,909 libraries worldwide
A Texas border sheriff fights off hired gunmen to keep a murderer in custody
Fort Apache by John Ford( visu )
85 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,732 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 )
103 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 1,661 libraries worldwide
A Cavalry unit on the Mexican border in the 1880s conducts a campaign against marauding Indians
The shootist by Don Siegel( visu )
40 editions published between 1976 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 1,554 libraries worldwide
A terminally ill gunfighter seeks to retire quietly but is embroiled in one last battle
The cowboys by Mark Rydell( visu )
26 editions published between 1971 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,536 libraries worldwide
A tough rancher, deserted by his regular help, hires 11 schoolboys for a 400 mile cattle drive
Sands of Iwo Jima by Allan Dwan( visu )
44 editions published between 1949 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,530 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 Ray Kellog( visu )
52 editions published between 1968 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 1,495 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 )
71 editions published between 1966 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,413 libraries worldwide
A sheriff fights cattlemen and empire builders as he tries to tame the West
Angel & the badman by James Edward Grant( visu )
141 editions published between 1946 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,401 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
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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
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
English (1,379)
French (100)
Spanish (78)
German (72)
Multiple languages (17)
Japanese (9)
Italian (3)
Chinese (1)
Asturian (1)
Arabic (1)
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