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Prisoners of the desert: the films of John Ford

Document author(s):
Piers Handling
Document source:
Cinematheque Ontario/a division of Toronto International Film Festival Group
Publication date:
2000 Apr 01
Document language:
English
Document type:
program note
Number of pages:
7
Source pagination:
25-31
Document name subject:
John Ford
Document contains:
production co
Related films:
Film country(ies):
Ireland and United States
Film language(s):
English
Film production company:
Argosy, C.V. Whitney, Ford Productions, Fox Film Corporation, Paramount Pictures, RKO Pictures, Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation, Walter Wanger Productions, and Warner Bros.
Film genre(s):
Adaptation, Drama, Feature, Melodrama, War, and Western
Film subject(s):
  • Apache Indians -- Government relations -- Drama
  • Bavaria (Germany) -- Social conditions -- Drama
  • Betrayal -- Psychological aspects -- Drama
  • Boxers (Sports) -- United States -- Drama
  • Cattle breeders -- Drama
  • Cavalry -- West (U.S.) -- History -- Drama
  • Cheyenne Indians -- Drama
  • Cheyenne-Arapaho Tribes of Oklahoma -- Land transfers -- Drama
  • Coaching -- Drama
  • Coal mines and mining -- Drama
  • Comanche Indians -- Drama
  • Depressions -- 1929 -- United States -- Drama
  • Driving of horse-drawn vehicles -- Drama
  • Earp, Wyatt, 1848-1929 -- Drama
  • Family life -- Ireland -- Drama
  • Family life -- Moral and ethical aspects -- Drama
  • Family life -- Wales -- Drama
  • Fathers and sons -- Drama
  • Fort Apache Indian Reservation (Ariz.) -- Drama
  • Freighters -- Drama
  • Frontier and pioneer life -- West (U.S.) -- Drama
  • Immigrants -- United States -- Cultural assimilation -- Drama
  • Indians -- Warfare -- Drama
  • Ireland -- History -- 1922- -- Drama
  • Ireland -- Social conditions -- 20th century -- Drama
  • Kidnapping -- United States -- Drama
  • Lawyers -- United States -- Drama
  • Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 -- Drama
  • Male friendship -- Drama
  • Man-woman relationships -- Drama
  • Man-woman relationships -- Ireland -- Drama
  • Man-woman relationships -- United States -- Drama
  • Migrant agricultural laborers -- California -- Drama
  • Migrant agricultural laborers -- California -- Social conditions -- Drama.
  • Miscegenation -- Psychological aspects -- Drama
  • Miscegenation -- United States -- Drama
  • Mormons -- Utah -- History
  • Mormons -- Utah -- Social life and customs -- Drama
  • Mothers and sons -- Drama
  • O'Neill, Eugene, 1888-1953. Long voyage home -- Film and video adaptations
  • Outlaws -- Southwest, New -- Drama
  • Outlaws -- West (U.S.) -- Drama
  • Poor -- Ireland -- History -- Drama
  • Presidents -- United States -- Biography -- Drama
  • Railroad construction workers -- Drama
  • Sailors -- Drama
  • Union Pacific (Locomotive) -- Drama
  • United States -- Politics and government -- Drama
  • United States -- Presidents -- Drama
  • War -- Psychological aspects -- Drama
  • West (U.S.) -- Race relations -- Drama
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Europe -- Drama
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