Andrew V. McLaglen

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Since You Went Away Trailer

​   Andrew Victor McLaglen (born 28 July 1920) is a British-American film and television director and former actor. Andrew McLaglen was born in London, the son of British actor Victor McLaglen and Enid Lamont. He was from a film family that included eight uncles and an aunt, and he grew up on movie sets with his parents as well as John Wayne and John Ford. After working as an assistant director on a few smaller films, Ford gave him the assistant director job on the film The Quiet Man (1952). After a few more assistant or second director jobs, McLaglen directed his first film Gun The Man Down in 1956 - a western B-movie with James Arness, Angie Dickinson and Harry Carey, Jr.. He went on to work extensively in television directing, directing episodes of Perry Mason (7), Gunslinger (5), Rawhide (6), and then 99 episodes of Have Gun – Will Travel, The Lieutenant (4), The Virginian (2), and 96 episodes of Gunsmoke. Returning to films - directing Shenandoah (1965) and The Rare Breed (1966), both with James Stewart; The Devil's Brigade (1968), Mitchell (1975), The Wild Geese (1978), North Sea Hijack (1979), and The Sea Wolves (1980), mostly westerns, but later specializing in war or action films, his last being Return from the River Kwai (1989). He also worked many times with John Wayne in such films as McLintock! (1963), Hellfighters (1968), The Undefeated (1969), Chisum (1970), and Cahill U.S. Marshal (1973). He also directed The Last Hard Men (1976) which starred Charlton Heston and James Coburn. McLaglen directed films in an assortment of categories, including crime, war, historical and comedy, but he was most frequently a director of Westerns, and would be among the last of the American film directors to specialize in the Western genre. He currently resides in Friday Harbor on San Juan Island, Washington State, directing plays for San Juan Island Community Theater.

Most Popular Andrew V. McLaglen Trailers

Total trailers found: 36

McLintock! Trailer (1963)

13 November 1963

George Washington McLintock, 'GW' to friends and foes alike, is a cattle baron and the richest man in the territory.

Hellfighters Trailer (1968)

27 November 1968

The adventures of oil well fire specialist Chance Buckman (based on real-life Red Adair), who extinguishes massive fires in oil fields around the world.

Return from the River Kwai Trailer (1989)

07 April 1989

A group of war prisoners has spilt blood, sweat and tears to construct a bridge over the river Kwai in Thailand.

Shenandoah Trailer (1965)

03 June 1965

Charlie Anderson, a farmer in Shenandoah, Virginia, finds himself and his family in the middle of the Civil War he wants nothing to do with.

The Blue and the Gray Trailer (1982)

16 June 1982

This movie is also in existance as a 3 part miniseries. America just before and during the Civil War, as seen through the eyes of an artist correspondent.

North Sea Hijack Trailer (1980)

17 April 1980

A terrorist (Anthony Perkins) holds an offshore drilling rig and production platform for ransom in the North Sea.

The Devil's Brigade Trailer (1968)

15 May 1968

1968 American war film about the formation and first mission of the joint Canadian-American WWII special forces winter and mountain unit formally called 1st Special Service Force, but commonly known as “The Devil’s Brigade”.

Bandolero! Trailer (1968)

01 June 1968

Posing as a hangman, Mace Bishop arrives in town with the intention of freeing a gang of outlaws, including his brother, from the gallows.

The Undefeated Trailer (1969)

04 October 1969

After the Civil War, ex-Union Colonel John Henry Thomas and ex-Confederate Colonel James Langdon are leading two disparate groups of people through strife-torn Mexico.

Cahill U.S. Marshal Trailer (1973)

11 July 1973

J.D. Cahill is the toughest U.S. Marshal they've got, just the sound of his name makes bad guys stop in their tracks, so when his two young boy's want to get his attention they decide to rob a bank.

Chisum Trailer (1970)

23 July 1970

Cattle baron John Chisum joins forces with Billy the Kid and Pat Garrett to fight the Lincoln County land war.

Since You Went Away Trailer (1944)

20 July 1944

While husband Tim is away during World War II, Anne Hilton copes with problems on the homefront. Taking in a lodger, Colonel Smollett, to help make ends meet and dealing with shortages and rationing are minor inconveniences compared to the love affair daughter Jane and the Colonel's grandson conduct.

The Wild Geese Trailer (1978)

05 July 1978

A British multinational company seeks to overthrow a vicious dictator in central Africa. It hires a band of (largely aged) mercenaries in London and sends them in to save the virtuous but imprisoned opposition leader who is also critically ill and due for execution.

Sahara Trailer (1983)

01 December 1983

After her father dies, young Dale takes his place in a trans-African auto race, but ends up being abducted by a desert sheik.

Seven Men from Now Trailer (1956)

04 August 1956

Aging lawman Ben Stride burns a trail of murderous revenge across a hardscrabble landscape searching for his wife's murderers.

The Sea Wolves Trailer (1980)

03 July 1980

This true story follows the exploits of a top secret British military mission to destroy Nazi radio ships in a neutral harbor during WWII.

The Way West Trailer (1967)

24 May 1967

In the mid-19th century, Senator William J. Tadlock leads a group of settlers overland in a quest to start a new settlement in the Western US.

Breakthrough Trailer (1979)

01 March 1979

Starting in late May 1944, during the German retreat on the Eastern Front, Captain Stransky (Helmut Griem) orders Sergeant Steiner (Richard Burton) to blow up a railway tunnel to prevent Russian forces from using it.

The Rare Breed Trailer (1966)

02 February 1966

When her husband dies en route to America, Martha Price and her daughter Hilary are left to carry out his dream: the introduction of Hereford cattle into the American West.

The Little Shepherd Of Kingdom Come Trailer (1961)

01 June 1961

Director Andrew V. McLaglen's 1961 drama, based on John William Fox's novel, is the tale of a young man returning home after fighting in the Civil War.

The Dirty Dozen: Next Mission Trailer (1985)

04 February 1985

Major Reisman is "volunteered" to lead another mission using convicted army soldiers, sentenced to either death or long prison terms.

Eye of the Widow Trailer (1989)

05 September 1989

A new international terrorist group attack the castle of an Austrian prince during his party, but one of the guests, a CIA contractor, deals with them.

The Ballad of Josie Trailer (1967)

01 January 1967

A frontier widow (Doris Day) aims to raise sheep despite a cattle rancher (George Kennedy) in old Wyoming.

North Sea Hijack Trailer (1980)

18 February 1980

A terrorist (Anthony Perkins) holds an offshore drilling rig and production platform for ransom in the North Sea.

The Last Hard Men Trailer (1976)

22 April 1976

In the early 20th century, some convicts while on a road gang escape and one of the convicts is Zach Provo, a half Indian, who was sent to prison during the latter part of the 19th century.

Mitchell Trailer (1975)

10 September 1975

A tough-guy cop (Joe Don Baker) pursues two drug runners (Martin Balsam, John Saxon) across the city to bust a large syndicate.

Fools' Parade Trailer (1971)

18 August 1971

Homer Grindstaff is a big named banker in Glory and Doc Council is a prison official and they team up to plot to kill Appleyard and his ex-convict friends who were attempting to open up a general store in Stone Coal, West Virginia and then to take the money.

Something Big Trailer (1971)

19 November 1971

Joe Baker has a dream. He wants to do 'something big.' When he needs a Gatling gun to accomplish this, he seeks out a black marketeer.

The Shadow Riders Trailer (1982)

28 September 1982

After starring in "The Sacketts", Tom Selleck and Sam Elliott team up again but this time as Mac and Dal Traven, in a movie based on a classic Louis L'Amour novel.

Man in the Vault Trailer (1956)

12 December 1956

A locksmith is pressured into crime when the mob makes him perform an elaborate bank robbery.

Gun The Man Down Trailer (1956)

15 November 1956

An outlaw is left for dead by his gang after being shot. A year later, he is released from jail with one thing on his mind: Revenge.

The Abductors Trailer (1957)

01 July 1957

Two men (Victor McLaglen, George Macready) botch the kidnapping of a warden's daughter (Fay Spain), then plot to ransom Abraham Lincoln's corpse.

Freckles Trailer (1960)

19 October 1960

A young man with only one hand gets a job at a timber camp and falls for his boss's daughter.

Monkeys, Go Home! Trailer (1967)

08 February 1967

Henry Dussard, a young American, inherits a picturesque but badly neglected olive farm in southern France and is determined to make it operational again despite cautionary advice from the local priest and a pretty villager.

One More Train to Rob Trailer (1971)

12 February 1971

Harker Flet and compatriots Timothy X. Nolan and Katy, along with three other men, steal $40,000 in money and jewelry from a California train in the gold-mining country of the 1880's.

Stowaway to the Moon Trailer (1975)

10 January 1975

An 11 year old boy, who has always been fascinated by space and astronauts, wishes he could go into space also.