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Boone, Richard

Overview
Works: 152 works in 447 publications in 6 languages and 10,870 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Western films  Historical films  Film adaptations  History  Action and adventure films  Western television programs  War films  Bible films  Religious films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Richard Boone
Publications by Richard Boone
Publications by Richard Boone, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Richard Boone
 
Most widely held works by Richard Boone
Big Jake by George Sherman( visu )
28 editions published between 1971 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,222 libraries worldwide
Big Jake McCandles is a husband who hasn't seen his wife in over 18 years. But he returns home after his grandson is kidnapped by a vicious outlaw gang. While the law gives chase in rickety automobiles, Jake saddles up with an Indian scout and a box of money--even though paying a ransom isn't how Jake plans to exact good old frontier justice
Hombre by Martin Ritt( visu )
34 editions published between 1966 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,005 libraries worldwide
A white man raised as an Apache faces confrontation with society
The shootist by Don Siegel( visu )
12 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in English and held by 942 libraries worldwide
A terminally ill gunfighter seeks to retire quietly but is embroiled in one last battle
The Alamo by Mark Johnson( visu )
44 editions published between 1960 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 741 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
The robe by Henry Koster( visu )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 645 libraries worldwide
Marcellus is a Roman tribune in the time of Christ. He is in charge of the group of men that are assigned to crucify Jesus. After the crucifixion, he becomes drunk and wins Jesus' homespun robe. He becomes tormented by nightmares and delusions after the event. Hoping to find a way to live with what he has done, but still not believing in Jesus, he returns to Palestine to try and learn what he can of the man he killed
Against a crooked sky ( visu )
22 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 488 libraries worldwide
Sam Sutter is the only one left who believes that his sister is still alive after her capture by the Indians and against the wishes of his family he embarks on a search for her. He faces insurmountable odds and the dangers of the wilderness but perseverance leads him to his sister, now married to an Indian prince but condemned to die for a petty crime. Sam now must face the toughest and possibly the last battle of his life
The desert fox : the story of Rommel by Henry Hathaway( visu )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 457 libraries worldwide
This biopic follows Rommel's career after the Afrika Korps, including his work on the defenses of Fortress Europe as well as his part in the assassination attempt on Hitler, and his subsequent suicide
Have gun-- will travel ( visu )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 342 libraries worldwide
A statement on a business card is adorned with a chess-piece knight and heralds the professional services of Paladin. Based at the Hotel Carlton in San Francisco, and assisted by his manservant, Hey Boy, Paladin is an intelligent yet mysterious loner as well as a man of many talents, including detective, bodyguard, courier, sleuth and bounty hunter. When the situation is desperate, Paladin is the man to wire
Halls of Montezuma by Lewis Milestone( visu )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 325 libraries worldwide
A squad of Marines pick their way through enemy-infested jungles to find their objective in the island's interior
The big sleep by Michael Winner( visu )
12 editions published between 1978 and 2002 in English and held by 321 libraries worldwide
Hard-boiled private eye Richard Marlowe has his hands full when he gets involved in a web of sex, blackmail--and murder
The films of Budd Boetticher ( visu )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 250 libraries worldwide
The Tall T: When he and a pair of newlyweds are kidnapped by bandits, Randolph Scott must use his wiles to keep them off alive while quietly turning the gunmen against each other
Have gun -- will travel ( visu )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 239 libraries worldwide
Professional gunfighter Paladin was a West Point graduate who, now that the Civil War is over, has firmly settled into San Francisco's Hotel Carlton where he has been awaiting responses to his trademark business cards
Have gun-- will travel ( visu )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 209 libraries worldwide
Paladin faces adventure, danger, and thrills in each of the 39 exciting episodes from season 3
The War lord by Franklin J Schaffner( visu )
13 editions published between 1966 and 2014 in English and held by 159 libraries worldwide
Chrysagon, an 11th century Norman knight and war lord is given command of a Druid peasant village. Battling enemies from the North and from his own ranks the lonely warrior is enamored of Bromwyn, engaged to the son of the tribe's chieftain. Under the influence of a plotting brother he takes advantage of an ancient law permitting nobility the right of first night with any bride. Captivated, he refuses to give Bromwyn up at dawn, and the stage is set for revenge, betrayal, battles, and murder
Marlon Brando 4-movie collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 142 libraries worldwide
The night of the following day: Professional criminals successfully kidnap a young girl from her wealthy family, but their plans become undone as they realize there is no trust between them
Vicki ( visu )
2 editions published between 1953 and 2006 in English and held by 135 libraries worldwide
When cover girl Vicki Lynn is murdered, driven detective Ed Cornell investigates as flashbacks chronicle her rise to the top
Have gun-- will travel ( visu )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 134 libraries worldwide
The show followed the adventures of Paladin (Richard Boone), a gentleman/gunfighter, who preferred to settle problems without violence, yet, when forced to fight, excelled. Paladin lived in the Carlton Hotel in San Francisco, where he dressed in formal attire, ate gourmet food, and attended the opera. In fact, many who met him initially mistook him for a dandy from the East. When working, he dressed in black, used calling cards, wore a holster that carried characteristic chess knight emblems, and carried a derringer under his belt. Paladin is an intelligent yet mysterious loner as well as a man of many talents, including detective, bodyguard, courier, sleuth and bounty hunter. When the situation is desperate, Paladin is the man who can help
God's gun : Cry blood Apache by Gianfranco Parolini( visu )
16 editions published between 1976 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 133 libraries worldwide
God's gun: A lawless horde of bloodthirsty bandits descends on a tiny Western village and commences a reign of brutal, mindless violence and terror. The great adventure: Set in the gold rush days in the Yukon Territory, this is a tale of an orphan boy and his friend, a Great Northern dog. The boy devises a plan to bring law and order to the town of Dawson City
Winter kills ( visu )
7 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in English and held by 132 libraries worldwide
A fictional president of the U.S. is assassinated and his brother uncovers the conspiracy behind the murder several years later
The night of the following day ( visu )
6 editions published between 1968 and 2011 in English and held by 131 libraries worldwide
Gangsters kidnap a young girl from her wealthy family for ransom
 
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Alternative Names
Richard Boone acteur américain
Richard Boone Amerikaans acteur (1917-1981)
Richard Boone amerikansk skådespelare
Richard Boone amerikansk skodespelar
Richard Boone amerikansk skuespiller
Richard Boone attore statunitense
Richard Boone US-amerikanischer Schauspieler
Richard Boone yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä
Ричард Бун
ریچارد بون بازیگر آمریکایی
リチャード・ブーン
Languages
English (192)
French (12)
Spanish (11)
German (4)
Multiple languages (3)
Turkish (1)
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