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Ladd, Alan 1937-

Overview
Works: 64 works in 436 publications in 8 languages and 9,877 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Historical films  Action and adventure films  Western films  Biographical films  Detective and mystery films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Motion pictures 
Roles: Producer, Actor, Production personnel, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Alan Ladd
Publications by Alan Ladd
Most widely held works about Alan Ladd
 
Most widely held works by Alan Ladd
Braveheart by Mel Gibson( visu )
88 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 3,901 libraries worldwide
William Wallace is a bold Scotsman who used the steel of his blade and the fire of his intellect to rally his countrymen to liberation
Gone baby gone by Ben Affleck( visu )
31 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,901 libraries worldwide
Amanda McCready is a 4-year-old who has disappeared from her Boston home. The police make little headway in solving the case, so the girl's aunt hires Patrick Kenzie and Angie Gennaro, private detectives. They freely admit that they have little experience with this type of case, but the family wants them for two reasons: they're not cops and they know the tough neighborhood in which they all live. As the case progresses, Patrick and Angie must face drug dealers, gangs, and pedophiles, and ultimately a moral dilemma that tears them apart
An unfinished life by Mark Spragg( visu )
7 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 1,372 libraries worldwide
Einar is a rancher who does what he can to hold onto his Wyoming ranch. It's been a struggle for years; his son was killed in a car crash, his wife left him, and his longtime friend and helper, Mitch was recently mauled by a bear. Now, Einar has to care for Mitch and help him recover. Jean and her daughter, Griff, have to leave Jean's current abusive boyfriend. The only place they can go is the ranch of Griff's grandfather, Einar, who only learns of his granddaughter's existence upon their arrival
Shane by Oliver Sacks( visu )
79 editions published between 1952 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 644 libraries worldwide
A drifter and retired gunfighter comes to the assistance of a homestead family who are being terriorized by an aging cattleman and his hired guns
Blue Dahlia by George Marshall( visu )
25 editions published between 1946 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 289 libraries worldwide
A World War II veteran is accused of killing his unfaithful wife and races against time to find the real murderer with the help of a sympathetic stranger
The glass key by Stuart Heisler( visu )
29 editions published between 1942 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 275 libraries worldwide
Intricate mystery about a slightly corrupt politician, accused of murder, who solicits his right-hand man (Ladd) to hunt down the real killer
A very Brady sequel ( visu )
9 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and held by 183 libraries worldwide
Mike is planning a surprise wedding anniversary party for Carol - that is until Carol's long-lost first husband, Roy, shows up to shake the family tree. When Roy whisks Carol off to Hawaii, the rest of the Brady clan take off in pursuit
The last mogul ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 161 libraries worldwide
Lew Wasserman started in the entertainment industry working the door at Cleveland speak-easies and rose to control a Hollywood empire. With Chicagoan Jules Stein, Wasserman became an agent, and made Music Corp. of America one of the first true media conglomerates. Wasserman's gift for perceiving industry trends long before his rivals led to MCA's creation of Universal Pictures and Universal City. Wasserman was notoriously secretive, doing no interviews and leaving behind no written materials, so the film combines research, archival images, and new interviews of Hollywood insiders to tell a great American story of power, commerce, and deal making
Branded by British Broadcasting Corporation( visu )
9 editions published between 1950 and 2016 in English and held by 148 libraries worldwide
Twenty-five years ago the Lavery's baby boy was kidnapped. A con man convinces a young man to impersonate the boy, so as to gain the Lavery estate. But the man confesses to the Lavery's daughter who he is, and vows to find the real son
The proud rebel ( visu )
23 editions published between 1958 and 2005 in English and held by 129 libraries worldwide
Ladd is a Southerner on his way north in search of a doctor to cure his boy, who was rendered mute by the shock of seeing his mother killed in the Civil War. Along the way they find a new home on an Illinois farm run single-handed by de Havilland, and learn that violence does not always end after a war is over when she is victimized by a one-armed sheep herder and his two sons
The Phantom by Simon Wincer( visu )
8 editions published between 1997 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 75 libraries worldwide
An expedition lands on the island of Bengalla, seeking the legendary skulls of Touganda. Believed to harness an energy force of immeasurable power, the skulls could spell disaster for mankind. And that's exactly what ruthless tycoon Dander Drab has in mind. There may be only one man who can stop him
X Y & Zee ( visu )
5 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 64 libraries worldwide
When Robert's fancy for the beautiful young widow Stella threatens to break up her marriage, Zee takes matters into her own hands to try to gain the advantage in their tumultuous relationship. She goes to outrageous lengths to eliminate her husband's mistress
A Brady Bunch of movies ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 51 libraries worldwide
A very Brady sequel: Mike is planning a surprise wedding anniversary party for Carol - that is until Carol's long-lost first husband, Roy, shows up to shake the family tree. When Roy whisks Carol off to Hawaii, the rest of the Brady clan take off in pursuit
It's always about the story : conversations with Alan Ladd Jr. ( visu )
2 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 48 libraries worldwide
Mr. Ladd shares an oral history of the trials, tribulations, and joys of bringing some of the most iconic and memorable motion pictures to the screen, films that have garnered over 150 Academy Award nominations and over 50 wins, including Star Wars, Alien, The Right Stuff, Young Frankenstein, Chariots of Fire, and Braveheart
Braveheart / #367 ( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 47 libraries worldwide
William Wallace is a bold Scotsman who used the steel of his blade and the fire of his intellect to rally his countrymen to liberation
The ballad of Tam Lin ( visu )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
"Based on the ancient Scottish ballad "Tam Lin" (one of it's many titles), the plot concerns an aging, beautiful woman who uses her wealth (and occasionally, witchcraft) to control a decadent pack of attractive young people she surrounds herself with."--IMDb
A severed head ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
"Antonia, the pampered wife of Martin Lynch-Gibbon, an upper class wine merchant, tells her husband that she is in love with their best friend, the psychiatrist Palmer Anderson. Palmer and Antonia want to deal with the situation in a civilized way, by remaining friends with Martin. Meanwhile Martin tries to keep his mistress, Georgie Hands, a secret, but Palmer's sister, Honor Klein, who taught Georgie at Oxford, tells Palmer and Antonia about her. Furthermore, Honor introduces Georgie to Martin's womanizing brother, Alexander. This is just the beginning of the various liaisons"--IMDb
Boy on a dolphin ( visu )
6 editions published between 1977 and 2012 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
A handsome American archaeologist and a gorgeous Greek sponge diver search for a sunken treasure
Box thirteen ( file )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
Alan Ladd stars as Dan Holiday, a retired journalist who becomes a mystery writer. Seeking ideas for his novels, he placed this advertisement in the Star-Times: "Adventure wanted: will go anywhere, do anything, Box 13." Plenty of invitations to intrigue were delivered to Box 13, and Holiday was always interested. Supported only by Suzy, his "scatterbrained" secretary, Holiday had a tendency to get in over his head. On various adventures he finds himself engaged to an heiress, shanghaied, and framed for murder!
Hell on Frisco Bay ( visu )
3 editions published between 1955 and 2017 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Steve Rollins is both ex-cop and ex-con, recently sprung from the stir. Spurning both love and friendship, Steve has one singular quest: Kill whoever set him up for murder, or die trying. Blending adult drama, detective story and noir, it is a cinema stew that's heavy on the savor and the flavor, thanks to its colorful CinemaScope and a top-notch supporting ensemble
 
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Alternative Names
Alan Ladd Amerikaans filmproducent
Alan Ladd Jr producteur de films américain
Alan Ladd, Jr. productor de cine estadounidense
Alan Ladd junior US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent
Alan Ladd produttore cinematografico statunitense
Ladd, Alan 1937- Jr
Ladd, Alan Jr
Ladd, Alan, Jr., 1937-
Алан Лэдд
אלן לד מפיק קולנוע אמריקאי
アラン・ラッド・Jr
亞倫·賴德二世
Languages
English (294)
Spanish (15)
French (7)
Italian (4)
German (3)
Multiple languages (3)
Catalan (1)
Caddo (1)
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