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Brennan, Walter 1894-1974

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Works: 837 works in 1,945 publications in 7 languages and 29,686 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Western films  Action and adventure films  Film noir  Sports films  Biographical films  War films  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Other, Costume designer, Contributor, Speaker, Singer, Host
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Red River by Howard Hawks( visu )
63 editions published between 1948 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,134 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
To have and have not by Howard Hawks( visu )
65 editions published between 1944 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,795 libraries worldwide
In 1940, an American charter boat captain in Martinique gets involved with a young female drifter and some French freedom fighters who are trying to elude local Nazi collaborators
The Pride of the Yankees by Jo Swerling( visu )
33 editions published between 1942 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,748 libraries worldwide
The moving, true story of New York Yankee immortal Lou Gehrig, the southpaw slugger who rose to the very top of the sport, only to be cut down at the peak of his career by an incurable illness
John Ford's My darling Clementine by John Ford( visu )
43 editions published between 1946 and 2014 in English and held by 1,698 libraries worldwide
An account of Wyatt Earp's days in Tombstone and the gunfight with the Clanton gang at the O.K. Corral
Sergeant York by Howard Hawks( visu )
55 editions published between 1941 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,649 libraries worldwide
Torn between religious pacifism and patriotism, farmboy Alvin York of Tennessee went on to become World War I's most acclaimed American hero, capturing 132 German soldiers during the Battle of Argonne
Meet John Doe by Frank Capra( visu )
104 editions published between 1941 and 2014 in English and German and held by 1,248 libraries worldwide
A genial homeless unemployed baseball pitcher is hoaxed into protesting against existing social evils as a newspaper circulation stunt. He pleas to the "little man" for brotherly love and democratic good will, and John Doe clubs are formed. Because of his simple sincerity, he becomes a national hero, but he is shocked when he discovers that it's all a plot by the owner of the paper, who plans to use the voting strength of the clubs to bludgeon his way to power
Bad day at Black Rock by John Sturges( visu )
14 editions published between 1954 and 2017 in English and held by 1,118 libraries worldwide
A one-handed stranger comes to a tiny town that possesses a terrible past it wants to keep secret
Support your local sheriff! by James Garner( visu )
15 editions published between 1968 and 2015 in English and held by 827 libraries worldwide
A charming drifter becomes sheriff in a rough and tumble mining town where lawmen don't last a month
Fury by Fritz Lang( visu )
13 editions published between 1936 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 824 libraries worldwide
A once decent man becomes ruthless and bitter when he's falsely accused of a crime and becomes a target for a lynch mob. He escapes, but refuses to let his survival be known, so his attackers can be charged with murder
The over the hill gang by Jean Yarbrough( visu )
77 editions published between 1969 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 742 libraries worldwide
A retired ranger and his three aged pals help to clean up a town run by a crooked mayor, a drunken judge and a trigger-happy sheriff
The gnome-mobile by Robert Stevenson( visu )
8 editions published between 1966 and 2004 in English and French and held by 542 libraries worldwide
Jasper, a two foot high gnome, has been searching for a suitable bride to please his 900 year-old grandfather. He gets help from two children after a chance encounter with them in the forest. Trouble ensues when a showman discovers the gnomes and masterminds a kidnapping plot
The Westerner by Gary Cooper( visu )
26 editions published between 1940 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 535 libraries worldwide
A wandering cowboy rides into a Texas border town and alone faces the guns of the self-appointed, ruthless men who dispense justice, including the infamous "Judge" Roy Bean
The story of Vernon and Irene Castle by H. C Potter( visu )
14 editions published between 1989 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 524 libraries worldwide
Fred and Ginger dance up a storm as they dramatize the careers of the renowned ballroom dancers, Vernon and Irene Castle
Howard Hawks' Rio Bravo ( visu )
2 editions published between 1959 and 2007 in English and held by 485 libraries worldwide
In the small Texas town of Rio Bravo, law and order is maintained by three unlikely enforcers: hard-boiled sheriff Chance; former quick draw artist Dude, now gone drunk and disheveled; and the crippled, wisecracking Stumpy, who patrols the jail with a shotgun. The arrest and incarceration of Joe Burdette for murder has set these three at odds with his brother, corrupt and wealthy landowner Nathan Burdette. Nathan assembles a force of hired guns to spring Joe, while Chance enlists hotshot gunslinger Colorado. Complications arise in the form of Feathers -- not the usual saloon floozy but a competent professional gambler accustomed to sparring with men -- who has an eye for Chance
John Ford's My darling Clementine ( visu )
5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 425 libraries worldwide
"1882, à Tombstone (Arizona) (Tombeau en version française). Les frères Earp convoient un troupeau de bétail. Un vieil homme du nom de Clanton leur fait une proposition de rachat. Wyatt Earp (William en version française) la refuse. Dans la nuit, alors que les trois frères aînés vont prendre du bon temps à Tombstone, le bétail est volé. Le plus jeune, qui en avait la garde, est tué. Wyatt Earp accepte alors de devenir le shérif de la ville et enquête. Il fait également la connaissance de Doc Holliday, ancien médecin devenu alcoolique, et propriétaire du saloon, dont est amoureuse la chanteuse Chihuahua. Un matin, débarque de l'Est Clementine Carter, ancienne infirmière du médecin et également amoureuse de lui, mais celui-ci l'éconduit rapidement. Earp s'oppose au renvoi de la jeune femme, et alors que la situation se tend entre les deux hommes, Chihuahua est blessée par l'un des fils Clanton, après avoir révélé une preuve de la participation du clan Clanton au meurtre du plus jeune frère Earp et au vol du troupeau. Doc Holliday opère la jeune femme, alors qu'un des frères Earp, à la poursuite du fugitif qu'il blesse mortellement, est à son tour tué par Ike Clanton. Celui-ci appelle Wyatt Earp au règlement de compte"--Site wikipédia.org, consulté le 24 mars 2017
Northwest Passage by King Vidor( visu )
13 editions published between 1940 and 2013 in English and held by 361 libraries worldwide
An American historical drama about a group of settlers known as Rogers' Rangers--led by Major Rogers (Spencer Tracy)--and the hardships of survival and battles with hostile Indians, they encounter in trying to settle the upper New York state area for their families in the late 1750s and early 1760s
Tammy and the bachelor ; Tammy tell me true ; Tammy and the doctor ( visu )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 338 libraries worldwide
Tammy and the bachelor: As a little Mississippi riverboat girl, Tammy falls in love with a wealthy southern gentleman after she and her rascally grandfather rescue him from a plane crash -- Tammy tell me true: The adventures of Tammy continue in college, where the worldly-wise small-town gal helps a broken-hearted artist paint a happy future, teaches a haughty heiress that the Golden Rule is more precious than gold, and finds true love with a shy, handsome young professor -- Tammy and the doctor: Tammy travels to Los Angeles to become a nurse and turns the handsome young intern inside out with her unique bedside manner
Rio bravo by Howard Hawks( visu )
4 editions published between 1985 and 2007 in English and French and held by 76 libraries worldwide
On one side is an army of gunmen dead-set on springing a murderous cohort from jail. On the other is Sheriff John T. Chance and his two deputies: one a recovering drunkard, the other a crippled codger. Also in their ragtag ranks are an unseasoned, trigger-happy youth and a woman with a past-- and her eye on Chance
Hangmen also die! by Fritz Lang( visu )
1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
The far country ( visu )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
During gold rush days, 2 men figure to sell herd at high price, get rich quick.there is a disagreement with local, self-appointed lawman. One partner is killedand other is forced to quit lawlessness in gun battlefor love of saloon keeper
 
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Brenan, Walter 1894-1974
Brennan, Arthur 1894-1974
Brennan, Walter Andrew
Brennen, Walter 1894-1974
Brennon, Walter 1894-1974
Walter Brennan acteur américain
Walter Brennan actor american
Walter Brennan actor estadounidense
Walter Brennan actor estatunidenc
Walter Brennan Amerikaans acteur
Walter Brennan amerikai színész
Walter Brennan amerikansk skådespelare
Walter Brennan amerikansk skodespelar
Walter Brennan amerikansk skuespiller
Walter Brennan amerykański aktor
Walter Brennan attore statunitense
Walter Brennan US-amerikanischer Schauspieler
Walter Brennan yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä
Γουόλτερ Μπρέναν Αμερικανός ηθοποιός
Бреннан, Уолтер, 1894-1974.
Волтер Бреннан
Уолтер Бреннан
Уолтер Бреннан американский актёр
Уолтър Бренан
Уолтэр Брэнан
Ուոլտեր Բրենան
וולטר ברנן
וולטר ברנן שחקן אמריקאי
والتر برنان بازیگر آمریکایی
والتر برينان
والتر برينان ممثل أمريكي
วอลเตอร์ เบรนแนน
უოლტერ ბრენანი
ウォルター・ブレナン
沃尔特·布伦南
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