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Ladd, Alan

Overview
Works: 267 works in 738 publications in 5 languages and 9,648 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Western films  Film adaptations  Film noir  Detective and mystery films  Action and adventure films  History  Animal films  Caper films  Gangster films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Other, Speaker, Author, Contributor, Producer, Host, Costume designer, Singer, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Alan Ladd
Shane( Visual )

11 editions published between 1980 and 2004 in English and held by 2,143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A drifter and retired gunfighter assists a homestead family terrorized by an aging cattleman and his hired gun
Shane by Jack Schaefer( Visual )

86 editions published between 1952 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A drifter and retired gunfighter assists a homestead family terrorized by an aging cattleman and his hired gun
This gun for hire by Frank Tuttle( Visual )

31 editions published between 1942 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 676 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hired-gun seeks revenge from a client that betrayed him
The Blue Dahlia by George Marshall( Visual )

26 editions published between 1946 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 408 WorldCat member 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
Huckleberry Finn : [&] The proud rebel [&] Walking Thunder( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

HUCKLEBERRY FINN: After being kidnapped by his drunken father, Huck heads down the Mississippi with his buddy Jim and have many adventures. THE PROUD REBEL: After John Chandler's son goes mute following a tregedy, John searches for a doctor who can help him. Before he finds one, he and his family must work off a debt using their talented sheepdog, Lance. When a doctor is found, John has no money to pay for help for his son and must decide whether to sell Lance, which will devastate his son, or get the boy help. WALKING THUNDER: Fourteen year old Jacob and his family are stuck in the Rockies when a bear destroys their wagon on their way west. They meet a medicine man and a mountain man who teaches Jacob survival skills that he must use with the giant bear called Walking Thunder on the prowl
The Proud Rebel( Visual )

32 editions published between 1958 and 2018 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member 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 glass key by Stuart Heisler( Visual )

25 editions published between 1942 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During a campaign for reelection, the crooked politician Paul Madvig decides to clean up his past, refusing the support of the gangster Nick Varna and associates with the respectable reformist politician Ralph Henry. When Ralph's son, Taylor Henry, a gambler and the lover of Paul's sister Opal, is murdered, Paul's right arm, Ed Beaumont, finds his body on the street. Nick uses the financial situation of The Observer to force the publisher Clyde Matthews to use the newspaper to raise the suspicion that Paul Madvig might have killed Taylor
20 wild westerns : marshals & gunmen( Visual )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 20 film western super pack contains some of the greatest western films and legendary stars of the Twentieth Century. Don't miss classic John Wayne, Lee Van Cleef, Chuck Connors, Jack Palance and others as they fight to stay alive and bring the bad guys to justice!
10 movie adventure pack( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spirit of the eagle: "A legendary mapmaker roams the forests accompanied by a majestic golden eagle"--Container
Whispering Smith( Visual )

5 editions published between 1948 and 2010 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A no-nonsense railroad detective must bring an old friend to justice when he begins helping an outlaw to wreck trains
4 movie marathon : classic western collection : Albuquerque ; Whispering Smith ; The duel at Silver Creek ; War arrow( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

War arrow: Army Major Brady is sent to end the Kiowa uprising in Texas. He must find a way to save the fort as well as the beautiful Elaine, wife of the missing cavalry officer
Appointment with danger( Visual )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Postal Inspector Al Goddard is assigned to investigate the murder of a fellow officer. The only witness to the crime is Sister Augustine, who identifies the photograph of one of the assailants. This leads Goddard to a seedy hotel where he learns that the assailant is a member of a gang headed by Earl Boettiger, and he soon discovers that the gang is planning a million-dollar mail robbery
Interview the best : the process( Visual )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This instructional program caters to job-seekers everywhere by exploring multiple facets of the interview process and teaching viewers how to handle those aspects most adroitly. By explaining to each viewer what most interviewers/recruiters look for in candidates, how to zero in on one's own strengths and communicate those strengths to the interviewer, and which components of the recruitment process are most vital, the program will dramatically increase one's overall effectiveness in landing not merely a job, but the right job
The great Gatsby by Elliott Nugent( Visual )

7 editions published between 1949 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nick Carraway, a young Midwesterner on Long Island, finds himself fascinated by the mysterious past and lavish lifestyle of his landlord, the nouveau riche Jay Gatsby. He is drawn into Gatsby's circle and becomes a witness to obsession and tragedy
The man who shot Liberty Valance ; Shane( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shane: A drifter and retired gunfighter assists a homestead family terrorized by an aging cattleman and his hired gun
Dashiell Hammett's The glass key( Visual )

5 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in English and German and held by 92 WorldCat member 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
The Badlanders( Visual )

5 editions published between 1958 and 2009 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arizona Territory, 1898. Peter Van Hoek is set up for a crime and does his time in Yuma Prison. Now, he's ready for payback. He cons the mining boss who set him up, by selling him a fortune in gold that comes from the boss's own mine. An ex-inmate will provide muscle for the scheme. A downtrodden local will use his skill with TNT to be the job's Powder Monkey. Well, it's the plan anyway
Classic westerns : 10 movie collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three-disc set containing 10 classic westerns starring John Wayne, Randolph Scott, Audie Murphy, Joel McCrea, Maureen O'Hara and more
O.S.S.( Visual )

6 editions published between 1973 and 2017 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cunning captain of an O.S.S. group is sent undercover into Nazi-occupied France to blow up a railway tunnel
The McConnell story( Visual )

5 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and French and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"As the alarm wails, Joe McConnell's squad of Sabre pilots are airborne in seconds. The mission: keep enemy planes away from helicopters evacuating wounded infantrymen. The destination: the deadly corridor called MIG Alley ... In war, McConnell became America's first triple jet ace, downing 16 enemy planes. In peace, he braved the unknown as a test pilot in the jet era's infancy"--Container
 
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ShaneThis gun for hireThe Blue DahliaThe glass keyDashiell Hammett's The glass keyThe BadlandersO.S.S.The McConnell story
Alternative Names
Alan Ladd acteur américain

Alan Ladd aktor amerykański

Alan Ladd Amerikaans filmacteur

Alan Ladd attore statunitense

Alan Ladd pemeran laki-laki asal Amerika Serikat

Alan Ladd US-amerikanischer Filmschauspieler

Ladd, Alan 1913-1964

Ladd, Alan Jr

Ladd, Alan Walbridge son

Ladd, Allan

Ladd, Allan 1913-1964

Walbridge Ladd, Allan 1913-1964

Алан Ледд

Лэдд, Алан

אלן לד שחקן אמריקאי

ألان لاد

الن لاد تهیه‌کننده و بازیگر آمریکایی

앨런 래드

アラン・ラッド

阿倫·列特

艾伦·拉德

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