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McLaglen, Victor 1886-1959

Overview
Works: 294 works in 775 publications in 5 languages and 13,024 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Western films  Action and adventure films  Romance films  Comedy films  History  War films  Romances  Epic films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Author, Other, Director
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Victor McLaglen
The quiet man by John Ford( Visual )

59 editions published between 1952 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,916 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American prizefighter returns to Ireland in order to forget the past and live peacefully in his village birthplace. He falls in love with the hot-tempered sister of a belligerent neighbor, and trouble ensues over the payment of her dowry
She wore a yellow ribbon by John Ford( Visual )

23 editions published between 1949 and 2016 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a U.S. Calvary captain's last days in service on the western frontier in 1876
Around the world in eighty days( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1,085 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Phlegmatic, punctual Englishman Phileas Fogg believes in progress, science, and intellectual deduction. When a member of the Reform Club challenges him on the impossibility of completing a round-the-world tour in eighty days, he wagers his entire fortune to prove that he can do it. He is accompanied by his valet Passepartout, and followed by Mr. Fix, a detective who believes he is a notorious bank robber. Shot in 70mm, using the Todd-AO process (an extremely high definition widescreen film format), the film is notable for its picturesque, exotic scenery, international cast, and the plethora of stars in cameo appearances, all highly innovative at the time
Gunga Din by George Stevens( Visual )

64 editions published between 1900 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,043 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three English soldier comrades battle the punjabs in India while accompanied by their lowly water-bearer Gunga Din, who longs to be a fighter himself
Rio Grande by John Ford( Visual )

26 editions published between 1950 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,041 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifteen years back, Lt. Colonel Kirby Yorke's devotion to military duty led him to destroy the plantation home of his southern-born wife during the Civil War. He is now a lonely man, fighting Indians in the west. Returning from his latest skirmish with the Apaches, Yorke finds that his son Jeff--enlisted as an ordinary soldier after failing at West Point--has been assigned to his command. Kirby's estranged wife, Kathleen, has also arrived at the fort in an effort to buy her son's way out of the army. A group of renegade Apaches keeps eluding Yorke by crossing the Rio Grande into Mexico, but he plans a raid in hopes that it will end the problem for good
The Informer by John Ford( Visual )

40 editions published between 1935 and 2016 in English and held by 750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The scene is Dublin, 1922. Gypo Nolan stumbles through a foggy Irish night, his brain pickled in whiskey and his soul tormented by shame and fear. Gypo is an informer, a turncoat who betrayed his friend to the British police for 20 pounds. Now he can't spend the money fast enough, nor can he run from his treachery fast enough as he brawls, brags, swaggers and lies his way toward his fate
Fort Apache by John Ford( Visual )

18 editions published between 1948 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The soldiers at Fort Apache may disagree with the tactics of their glory-seeking new commander. But to a man, they're duty bound to obey - even when it means almost certain disaster
The lost patrol by John Ford( Visual )

13 editions published between 1934 and 2016 in English and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A terse drama about British cavalryman lost in the Mesopotamian desert during World War I. They are pursued constantly by Arab sharpshooters. When the leader of the patrol is killed, McLaglen takes charge of the eleven ragged survivors. This film established John Ford's reputation as a director internationally
Rudyard Kipling's Wee Willie Winkie( Visual )

8 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in English and Chinese and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American girl arrives in India to live with her Colonel grandfather and teaches the adults that there are other ways than war to solve problems
Pre-code Hollywood collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hot Saturday: A small-town girl spends the night with a family friend in defiance of her mother, who has accused her of sleeping with the town playboy. The Code forbade seduction scenes and disapproved of the scenes in which a group of young people drive to the playboy's lakeside lodge for a drinking party that leads to worse
Many rivers to cross by Roy Rowland( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bushrod Gentry is a right restless man, a bullwhip-crackin', tough-brawlin' trapper passing through Barren River, Kentucky, and heading for the pelts and promise of the Northwest Territory. He'll never get there if Mary Stuart Cherne has her way. It's marryin' season, the preacher is making his annual visit to Barren River and Mary has her heart and rifle barrel set on buckskinned bachelor Bushrod
The princess and the pirate( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sylvester the Great is a 17th-century entertainer with an act so atrocious, he's exiled from England. Aboard a ship bound for America, he finds himself falling for the beautiful Princess Margaret, a woman uninterested in love - not to mention his lousy one-liners. But when an evil band of pirates attack the ship and capture the princess, her only hope is the cowardly Sylvester. Now he has to stop cracking jokes and muster the courage to rescue his royal love
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In The searchers, a Civil War veteran spends five years on the trail of a Comanche raiding party that kidnapped his dead brother's daughter
Dishonored( Visual )

12 editions published between 1931 and 2018 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Josef von Sternberg's atmospheric spin on the espionage thriller, Marlene Dietrich further develops her shrew star persona in the role of a widow turned streetwalker who is recruited to spy for Austria during World War I. Adopting the code name X-27, Dietrich's wily heroine devotes her gifts for seduction and duplicity-- as well as her musical talents-- to the patriotic cause, until she finds a worthy adversary in a roguish Russian colonel, who draws her into a fatal game of cat and mouse and tests the strength of her loyalties
Wee Willie Winkie( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American girl arrives in India to live with her Colonel grandfather and teaches the adults that there are other ways than war to solve problems
Hangman's house by John Ford( Visual )

8 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hangman's house: Before he dies, a father tries to marry off his daughter to a man she despises. 3 bad men: A young girl enlists the help of three outlaws, after her father is murdered
Wee Willie Winkie by John Ford( Visual )

16 editions published between 1937 and 2011 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little girl is sent to India to live on an army post with her crusty old grandfather. To win his approval, she tries to become a little soldier, and when war threatens, she shows the adults how to avoid bloodshed
Wee Willie Winkie( Visual )

1 edition published in 1937 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American girl arrives in India to live with her Colonel grandfather and teaches the adults that there are other ways than war to solve problems
Whistle stop( Visual )

21 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman returns to her small hometown from Chicago, where she has made a success of herself. Upon her arrival, she looks up an old love of hers and discovers that he's still the listless small-time gambler she remembers he was when she left for the big city. The woman settles back into town and begins a romance with a local nightclub owner, an unsavory character that is also friends with her former love. A rivalry for the woman's affection begins between the two men and the nightclub owner decides to take some steps to eliminate his competition
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dawn patrol: British flying aces in World War I face trials and tribulations
 
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Around the world in eighty days
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Around the world in eighty daysThe InformerFort ApacheThe lost patrolMany rivers to crossThe princess and the pirateGreatest classic films collectionDishonored
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Mac Laglen Victor 1886-1959

Maclaglen Victor 1886-1959

Mc Laglen Victor 1886-1959

McLaglen, Victor

McLaglen, Victor 1886-1959

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Маклаглен, Виктор

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Languages
English (317)

Spanish (14)

French (10)

Italian (3)

Chinese (1)