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Johnson, Ben 1918-1996

Overview
Works: 286 works in 856 publications in 5 languages and 23,432 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Western films  Film adaptations  History  Action and adventure films  Spaghetti Westerns  War films  Film remakes  Children's films  Biography 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Author, Producer, Other, Commentator, Creator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Ben Johnson
Publications by Ben Johnson
Publications by Ben Johnson, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Ben Johnson
Shane by A. B. Jr Guthrie( visu )
17 editions published between 1953 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,181 libraries worldwide
Fullscreen. A drifter and retired gunfighter assists a homestead family terrorized by an aging cattleman and his hired gun
The Last Picture Show by Peter Bogdanovich( visu )
36 editions published between 1971 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,147 libraries worldwide
Story of teenagers in a small Texas town just prior to the hero leaving for Korea and the closing of the town's movie theater
Red dawn by Chris Hemsworth( visu )
16 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 1,355 libraries worldwide
When a town is invaded by foreign nationals and the security of the United States seems threatened, a group of high school students escape and wage warfare in defense of their parents, their friends and their country
The shadow riders ( visu )
28 editions published between 1982 and 2011 in English and held by 1,188 libraries worldwide
At the close of the Civil War, two brothers who fought on opposite sides return home to Texas to discover that their sisters have been kidnapped by Rebel guerrillas who refuse to accept the defeat of the Confederacy
Rio Grande by John Ford( visu )
66 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,087 libraries worldwide
John Wayne and Maureen O'Hara are embroiled in an epic battle with the Apaches and each other. Wayne leads his Calvary troops to the Rio Grande to fight a warring tribe. His toughest battle lies ahead when his unorthodox plan to outwit the elusive Apaches leads to a possible court-martial. Locked in a bloody war, he must fight not only to save his family, but also to redeem his honor
She wore a yellow ribbon by John Ford( visu )
24 editions published between 1949 and 2016 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 1,030 libraries worldwide
A desperately short-staffed cavalry outpost must try to stop an Indian invasion
The getaway by Sam Peckinpah( visu )
43 editions published between 1972 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 885 libraries worldwide
A convict leaves jail in Texas on a parole arranged by a crooked politician and promptly joins his wife in planning a bank robbery
The good, the bad and the ugly by Sergio Leone( visu )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 846 libraries worldwide
In the Southwest during the American Civil War, three men seek a stolen gold shipment. With greed as their sole motivation, they overcome anything that gets in their way--including each other
The wild bunch by Sam Peckinpah( visu )
12 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 793 libraries worldwide
Outlaws on the U.S.-Mexican border face the march of progress, the Mexican army and a gang of bounty hunters led by a former member as they plan to rob a U.S. Army train
Chisum by Andrew V McLaglen( visu )
8 editions published between 1990 and 2016 in English and French and held by 785 libraries worldwide
A successful cattle rancher battles with corrupt government officials and their stooges in New Mexico's Lincoln County War
Angels in the outfield by Walt Disney( visu )
4 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 723 libraries worldwide
A young boy praying for a father and a struggling baseball team praying for a pennant learn to believe in themselves with some heavenly intervention
Bite the bullet ( visu )
6 editions published between 1975 and 2005 in English and held by 667 libraries worldwide
A former Rough Rider, a lovely but shady lady-in-distress, a drifting ex-cowboy, a young reckless cowboy, a haughty English sportsman, and a gutsy Pony Express rider come together to battle the trials of the rugged West in a grueling 700-mile horse race
Louis L'Amour's The Sacketts ( visu )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 620 libraries worldwide
Louis L'Amour's epic western saga of brothers who blazed a name across the untamed post-Civil War New Mexico frontier
One-eyed jacks by Marlon Brando( visu )
37 editions published between 1961 and 2016 in English and held by 584 libraries worldwide
The western saga of an outlaw on the run desperate to take revenge on his former partner who has become a small town sheriff
Will Penny by Tom Gries( visu )
12 editions published between 1967 and 2013 in English and held by 526 libraries worldwide
Will Penny, an aging, out of work cowboy, is left in the desert to die by a ruthless gang of outlaws. A beautiful young woman and her son, on her way to join her husband, stops to help him and nurses him back to health. Suddenly, Will sees a lifestyle he's never known as he falls in love with her, but the gang is on its way to finish him off
The sugarland express by Steven Spielberg( visu )
33 editions published between 1973 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 499 libraries worldwide
Lou Jean Poplin kidnapped a Texas State Trooper and led the police on a wild chase across the state in an effort to save her son from adoption
3 godfathers by John Ford( visu )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 474 libraries worldwide
Après avoir cambriolé une banque, trois bandits s'enfoncent dans le désert pour échapper au shérif, ils y trouvent une femme mourante sur le point d'accoucher. Il font alors le serment à la mère de recueillir et de protéger le bébé...Une histoire originale mêlant adroitement scènes d'action musclées et momentd d'émotions. John Ford a réalisé ici un film surprenant, nerveux et sensible avec des scènes d'humour inoubliables
Major Dundee by Sam Peckinpah( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 471 libraries worldwide
A Union major late in the Civil War takes it upon himself to punish a band of Apaches who murdered a ranch family and fled into Mexico. Being short of troops he uses Confederate prisoners, ex-slaves and criminals to accomplish his goal
Junior Bonner by Sam Peckinpah( visu )
8 editions published between 1972 and 2004 in English and French and held by 451 libraries worldwide
"With his bronco-busting career on its last legs, Junior Bonner heads to his hometown to try his luck in the annual rodeo. But his fond childhood memories are shattered when he finds his family torn apart by his greedy brother and hard-drinking father. Now Junior must break the wildest bull in the West to bring his family together for one final moment of cowboy glory."--Container
Mighty Joe Young by Ernest B Schoedsack( visu )
15 editions published between 1949 and 2014 in English and French and held by 434 libraries worldwide
Mighty Joe Young is a 15-foot African gorilla. His best friend and protector is Jill Young. Against her better judgment, Jill allows Joe to be brought to the States as a nightclub attraction. He later breaks loose and goes on a rampage
 
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Alternative Names
Ben Johnson acteur
Ben Johnson acteur américain
Ben Johnson (actor)
Ben Johnson actor estadounidense
Ben Johnson aktor amerykański
Ben Johnson amerikansk skådespelare
Ben Johnson amerikansk skodespelar
Ben Johnson amerikansk skuespiller
Ben Johnson attore statunitense
Ben Johnson US-amerikanischer Schauspieler
Ben Johnson US-amerikanischer Schauspieler (1918-1996)
Johnson, Ben
Бен Джонсон
בן ג'ונסון
بن جانسون (بازیگر) بازیگر آمریکایی
ბენ ჯონსონი
벤 존슨
ベン・ジョンソン
班·約翰森
Languages
English (327)
German (25)
French (15)
Spanish (10)
Italian (7)
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