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Webb, James R.

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Publications by James R Webb
Publications by James R Webb, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about James R Webb
Most widely held works by James R Webb
Cape Fear by Martin Scorsese( visu )
72 editions published between 1961 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,368 libraries worldwide
A prosecutor turned small-town lawyer and his family are terrorized by a sadistic, insane criminal that was put in jail by the prosecutor
How the West was won by Henry Hathaway( visu )
62 editions published between 1962 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 2,033 libraries worldwide
This saga follows a family's move west through generations. Restored clarity eliminates the film's original panoramic three-panel join lines
The big country by Donald Hamilton( visu )
27 editions published between 1958 and 2011 in English and German and held by 1,167 libraries worldwide
A retired ship captain moves west to marry and start life over as a rancher. He finds himself between two families at war over cattle watering rights, unaccepted by the local people, and in a deteriorating relationship
Cheyenne autumn by John Ford( visu )
15 editions published between 1963 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 705 libraries worldwide
1878 nian yi xie xia an zu ren bei jin bi zai zhi ding de ju liu di zhong sheng huo,you ya qi shang wei shuai ling de yi zhi xiao fen dui jian shou zhe di qu .dang xia an ren wei le fan hui huang shi fu jin zu xian yi liu xia lai de gu ju er kai shi shang lu jin xing man man zheng cheng shi,ta men shen hou reng gen zhu zhe zhi xiao fen dui di shi bing men,zhe ci ku nan zhi lu dao zhi zhe ge bu zu de fen lie
Vera Cruz by Robert Aldrich( visu )
49 editions published between 1953 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 528 libraries worldwide
During the Mexican Revolution of 1866, two American adventurers sign up to escort a carriage from the palace of Emperor Maximilian I in Mexico City to the seaport of Vera Cruz. Aboard the carriage is a beautiful French countess and a treasure of three million dollars in gold coins. Includes original theatrical trailer
They call me Mister Tibbs! ( visu )
11 editions published between 1970 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 484 libraries worldwide
Detective Virgil Tibbs has been assigned to solve the murder of a prostitute. His pal, a political-minded minister who is spearheading a referendum on community control, is suspected of the homicide and Tibbs is faced with the decision of whether or not to invesigate
How the West was won, a novel by Louis L'Amour( Book )
17 editions published between 1962 and 2017 in English and Japanese and held by 302 libraries worldwide
They came by river and by wagon train, braving the endless distances of the Great Plains and the icy passes of the Sierra Nevada. They were men like Linus Rawlings, a restless survivor of Indian country who'd headed east to see the ocean but left his heart--and his home--in the West. They were women like Lilith Prescott, a smart, spirited beauty who fled her family and fell for a gambling man in the midst of a frontier gold boom. These pioneering men and women sowed the seeds of a nation with their courage--and with their blood. Here is the story of how their paths would meet amid the epic struggle against fierce enemies and nature's cruelty, to win for all time the rich and untamed West--
Illegal ( visu )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 251 libraries worldwide
Ambitious D.A. Victor Scott zealously prosecutes Ed Clary for a woman's murder. But as Clary walks to the electric chair, Scott receives evidence that exonerates the condemned man. Realizing that he's made a terrible mistake he tries to stop the execution, but is too late. Scott resigns as a prosecutor and enters private practice. He draws the attention of mob kingpin Frank Garland. Scott represents one of Garland's stooges on a murder rap and Scott, in a grand display of courtroom theatrics, wins the case. Embroiled in dirty mob politics, the situation becomes intolerable when his former protege is charged with a murder that seems to implicate her as an informant to the Garland mob
Trapeze by Carol Reed( visu )
23 editions published between 1956 and 2011 in English and French and held by 213 libraries worldwide
A love triangle develops between an injured trapeze artist, his student and a circus tumbler
Pork Chop Hill by Lewis Milestone( visu )
17 editions published between 1959 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 201 libraries worldwide
A group of soldiers, led by Lt. Joe Clemons, is sent to capture a seemingly worthless hill during the final days of the Korean War
Apache by Robert Aldrich( visu )
24 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 192 libraries worldwide
The story of Massai, the last of the fierce Apache warriors, and his single-handed, bloody war against the entire U.S. Army. The former pacifist learns "might makes right" from the oppressive soldiers, and seeks to defend the rights of his tribe after the 1886 humiliating surrender by their chief Geronimo
The Organization by Don Medford( visu )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 188 libraries worldwide
Six masked figures raid a seemingly respectable furniture factory and steal a multi-million-dollar cache of heroin. But these are no ordinary crooks - they are a passionate band of former users who became frustrated with the law's inability to combat drug crime and turned vigilante, taking on a powerful narcotics ring. After contacting Lt. Virgin Tibbs, they confess to the break-in and beg him to keep silent and help them. Tibbs reluctantly agrees to operate outside the law, but soon finds himself at odds with both the police and a ruthless drug syndicate
Montana ( visu )
7 editions published between 1949 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 152 libraries worldwide
Lane is an Australian transplant looking to buy grazing land. But the cattle-raising locals won't sell to interlopers, especially one they consider the most contemptible excuse for a human being ever to cross the Great Plains: a sheep rancher. A flame-haried beauty has her eye on the newcomer, until she learns his occupation
Kings of the sun ( visu )
10 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in English and French and held by 144 libraries worldwide
After a terrible battle leaves young Balam king of his Mayan tribe, he leads his people out of Mexico to escape the rival clan still hunting them. But upon reaching their new home, a hostile Native American tribe attacks and the Mayans manage to capture Black Eagle, the Native American leader. While held prisoner, Black Eagle manages to earn Balam's respect and the kings agree to peace. But when Balam's old rivals arrive looking for a fight, the newly allied kings must take up arms and stand together in order to repel the invading force and save their people
Greatest classic legends film collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 91 libraries worldwide
She wore a yellow ribbon : Captain Nathan Brittles, on the eve of retirement, takes out a last patrol to stop an impending massive Indian attack. Encumbered by women who must be evacuated, Brittles finds his mission imperiled. 3 Godfathers: Three outlaws on the run discover a dying woman and her baby. They swear to bring the infant to safety across the desert, even at the risk of their own lives. Cheyenne Autumn: Lack of supplies imperative to their survival drives the Cheyenne tribe to embark on a 1,500 miles journey back to their ancestral hunting grounds. US Cavalry Capt. Thomas Archer is charged with their retrieval, but during the hunt grows to respect their noble courage, and decides to help them. Wagon master: Two young drifters guide a Mormon wagon train to the San Juan Valley and encounter cutthroats, Indians, geography, and moral challenges on the journey
Bad man of Deadwood ; Sheriff of Tombstone : [double feature] ( visu )
6 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 85 libraries worldwide
Roy plays a marksman in a traveling medicine man show. When the show gets to Deadwood he discovers that a crooked bunch of power-hungry businessmen are trying to take over all the local businesses
South of St. Louis ( visu )
3 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in English and held by 67 libraries worldwide
Three ranch-owners struggle to defend their livelihoods after the Civil War covers the nation in a cloud of lawlessness. When their Three Bell ranch is torched by Union raiders, the partners split up. Price enlists with the Confederate army, while Davis and Burns become gun-runners to rebuild their fortunes. During the ensuing dangers and romantic entanglements, the three occasionally lose sight of their ranching ambitions, but never for a moment forge the face of the man who wronged them
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer and Cinerama present How the West was won ( Book )
1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 52 libraries worldwide
Movie souvenir book on both the movie itself and the making of the epic movie, including 2 pages on the Cinerama wide-screen film process
The big trees by Movie Classics( visu )
12 editions published between 1952 and 2016 in English and held by 49 libraries worldwide
Timber baron Jim Fallon heads to the redwood forest of California to cut down the trees only to meet resistance by Quaker homesteaders who try to teach him that there are more important things than money
The iron mistress by Gordon Douglas( visu )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 49 libraries worldwide
Jim Bowie is learning the courtly ways of 1825 Southern society and he's wearing only the finest suits and cravats, proving himself in business and at the gaming table. Yet despite his prowess in a world of dandies and ruffians, he may be overmatched in the ways of the heart because he's fallen for the lovely Jubalon, the magnolia belle fancied by men of means from Natchez to New Orleans
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James R. Webb Amerikaans scenarioschrijver (1909-1974)
James R. Webb amerikansk manusforfattar
James R. Webb amerikansk manusförfattare
James R. Webb amerikansk manusforfatter
James R. Webb amerikansk manuskriptforfatter
James R. Webb escritor estadounidense
James R. Webb Scénariste américain
James R. Webb Scénariste américain, 1910-1974
James R. Webb sceneggiatore statunitense
James R. Webb US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor
Webb, James 1910-1974
Webb, James R. 1910-1974
Джеймс Р Вебб Сценарист
ג'יימס ר. וב סופר אמריקאי
جيمس ويب كاتب أمريكي
جیمز آر. وب فیلمنامه‌نویس آمریکایی
English (298)
French (24)
Spanish (21)
German (13)
Italian (4)
Chinese (3)
Multiple languages (3)
Japanese (2)
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