Zane Grey

Zane Grey

Pearl Zane Grey (January 31, 1872 – October 23, 1939) was an American author best known for his popular adventure novels and stories that presented an idealized image of the American frontier. Riders of the Purple Sage (1912) was his best-selling book. In addition to the success of his printed works, they later had second lives and continuing influence when adapted as films and television productions. As of 2012, 112 films, two television episodes, and a television series, Dick Powell's Zane Grey Theater, had been made that were based loosely on his novels and short stories.

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Dick Powell's Zane Grey Theater - Overview
... Wallace, Zane Grey Theatre was originally based on the short stories and novels of Western author Zane Grey, but as the episodes continued, new material was included ... Aaron Spelling, wrote twenty Zane Grey episodes ... proclamation "From out of the West, Dick Powell's Zane Grey Theater." Much of the musical score was handled by Four Star's Herschel Burke Gilbert ...
Loren Grey
... Loren Grey (November 20, 1915 – February 2, 2007) was an educational psychologist and author of several books in that field ... also managed the legacy of his father, western author Zane Grey ... Loren Grey was born in Middletown, New York ...
List Of Fiction Works Made Into Feature Films - Books - R
... (1943), Luke Short Ramrod (1947) Raiders of Spanish Peaks (1938), Zane Grey The Arizona Raiders (1936) Rain (2000), V.C ... The Desert Crucible) (1915), Zane Grey The Rainbow Trail (1918) The Rainbow Trail (1925) The Rainbow Trail (1932) The Rainmaker (1995), John Grisham The Rainmaker (1997) Raise the Titanic! (1976), Clive ... The Riddle of the Sands) (1984) (TV) Riders of the Purple Sage (1912), Zane Grey Riders of the Purple Sage (1918) Riders of the Purple Sage (1925 ...
John Waters (1934 Academy Award Winner) - Assistant Director and Director During 1910s and 1920s
... and The Vanishing Pioneer) were based on the series of popular western fiction novels by Zane Grey and starred Famous Players' reigning western hero, Jack Holt ... There were two additional Zane Grey adaptations, Drums of the Desert (starring Warner Baxter) and Nevada, while an eighth western, 1927's Arizona Bound, Waters' sole sagebrush saga not based on Zane Grey, starred Gary ...

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