By Stephen B. Armstrong
an in depth annotated filmography covers each theatrical characteristic movie McLaglen directed, in addition to his tv productions and the flicks he labored on sooner than turning into a director. Appendices supply details at the quite a few documentaries within which McLaglen has seemed, and an inventory of level performs he has directed seeing that his retirement from movies in 1989.
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Andrew V. McLaglen: The Life and Hollywood Career by Stephen B. Armstrong