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Karloff, Boris 1887-1969

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Most widely held works about Boris Karloff
 
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Most widely held works by Boris Karloff
Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch stole Christmas! by Seuss( Visual )

34 editions published between 1966 and 2018 in English and held by 2,784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The grouchy Grinch tries to stop Christmas from coming to Whoville, but the Whos teach him the true meaning of Christmas instead
Frankenstein by James Whale( Visual )

110 editions published between 1931 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 2,669 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frankenstein is the greatest horror film of all time. Dr. Frankenstein dares to tamper with life and death by creating a human monster in his laboratory; but his dreams of perfection are thwarted when the monster becomes an uncontrollable beast
Bride of Frankenstein by James Whale( Visual )

98 editions published between 1935 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 1,553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Baron Frankenstein is blackmailed by Dr. Praetorious into reviving his monster and building a mate for it
Scarface by Howard Hawks( Visual )

53 editions published between 1932 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An exciting story of organized crime's brutal control over Chicago during the prohibition era. This compelling tale of ambition, betrayal and revenge is a groundbreaking masterpiece that influenced all gangster films to follow."--Container
How the Grinch stole Christmas by Seuss( Visual )

38 editions published between 1966 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 1,148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the tale of the mean-spirited Grinch and his attempts to steal the Christmas celebration of Who-ville. Also included is "Horton hears a Who!" in which a big-eared elephant named Horton protects the tiny inhabitants of Who-ville
The mummy by Universal Pictures Corporation( Visual )

17 editions published between 1932 and 2014 in English and held by 1,060 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mummy is accidentally revived after 3,700 years by a British archeology team. Dressed in the garb of a modern-day Egyptian, he sets out to find his lost love, terrorizing the members of the expedition who must find a way to stop him
The secret life of Walter Mitty by Norman Z McLeod( Visual )

33 editions published between 1947 and 2014 in English and French and held by 941 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mild-mannered mouse of a man imagines himself to be a number of daredevil heroes in the whimsical adaptation of James Thurber's short story
Frankenstein : the legacy collection( Visual )

4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 929 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frankenstein: Dr. Frankenstein creates a true monster from dead human parts, but it gets out of control and into trouble. Bride of Frankenstein: Dr. Frankenstein agrees to help create a new creature, a woman, to be the companion of the monster. Son of Frankenstein: Wolf Frankenstein, the doctor's son, returns with his wife to claim his inheritance. Ghost of Frankenstein: Ygor resurrects Frankenstein's monster and brings him to the original doctor's son, Ludwig, for help. House of Frankenstein: Dracula, the Wolf Man and the Frankenstein monster exact revenge upon their many enemies
The terror by Alpha Video Distributors( Visual )

120 editions published between 1963 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young officer in Napoleon's army pursues a mysterious woman to the castle of an elderly Baron where he discovers that she is the pawn of an old witch bent on driving the Baron to suicide
The old dark house by James Whale( Visual )

20 editions published between 1932 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of travelers on a mountain road, overtaken by a thunderstorm and torrential rains, seek shelter in a mysterious old mansion. It is full of eerie characters and uncanny happenings
Mad monster party by Boris Karloff( Visual )

19 editions published between 1967 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Dr. Frankenstein decides to retire from the monster-making business, he calls a convention of monsters to elect his successor
I walked with a zombie by Jacques Tourneur( Visual )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert Louis Stevenson's The body snatcher: A surgeon pays an unscrupulous body snatcher to deliver fresh cadavers to him
Dr. Seuss's holidays on the loose!( Visual )

4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fun is on the Loose with 3 Dr. Seuss Holiday Classics! How the Grinch Stole Christmas; The Grinch Grinches The Cat in the Hat; Halloween is Grinch Night. Special features include: Songs in the key of Grinch. TNT's How the Grinch Stole Christmas Special Edition with Phil Hartman, Grinch Song
Just so stories by Rudyard Kipling( Recording )

12 editions published between 1957 and 2008 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of stories about Kipling's delightful jungle animals, from his Just So Stories and from his Jungle Book
Isle of the dead by Mark Robson( Visual )

20 editions published between 1945 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bedlam: A wealthy activist attempts to reform the St. Mary's of Bethlehem Asylum, with disastrous results
The lost patrol by John Ford( Visual )

12 editions published between 1934 and 2016 in English and held by 399 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
Lured by Douglas Sirk( Visual )

11 editions published between 1947 and 2018 in English and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A serial killer terrorizes London by luring women into meeting with him through the personal ads in the newspaper and taunting the police with gruesome poems
Charlie Chan at the opera( Visual )

19 editions published between 1936 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charlie Chan investigates two murders on the opening night of an opera. The prime suspect is the husband of the star of the opera, himself a talented singer who recently escaped from the insane asylum where he had suffered from amnesia for years
Frankenstein by James Whale( Visual )

75 editions published between 1931 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Frankenstein dares to tamper with life and death by creating a human monster out of lifeless body parts. It's director James Whale's adaptation of the Mary Shelley novel blended with the compassionate portrayal of a creature groping for identity that makes Frankenstein a masterpiece not only of the genre, but for all time
The mummy the legacy collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mummy (1932): "In 1921 a field expedition in Egypt discovers the mummy of ancient Egyptian prince Im-Ho-Tep, who was condemned and buried alive for sacrilege. Also found in the tomb is the Scroll of Thoth, which can bring the dead back to life. One night a young member of the expedition reads the Scroll out loud, and then goes insane, realizing that he has brought Im-Ho-Tep back to life. Ten years later, disguised as a modern Egyptian, the mummy attempts to reunite with his lost love, an ancient princess who has been reincarnated into a beautiful young woman."--IMDB website
 
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Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch stole Christmas! How the Grinch stole Christmas
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FrankensteinBride of FrankensteinHow the Grinch stole ChristmasThe mummyThe secret life of Walter MittyJust so storiesThe lost patrolFrankenstein
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Boris Karlof

Boris Karloff

Boris Karloff acteur britannique

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Boris Karloff and Friends

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Boris Karloff attore britannico

Boris Karloff britischer Theater- und Filmschauspieler

Boris Karloff Brits filmacteur

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Karloff 1887-1969

Karloff, Boris

Karloff, Boris and Friends

Karloff, Boris pseud

Karlovas Borisas

Pratt, William 1887-1969

Pratt, William H. 1887-1969

Pratt William Henry

Pratt, William Henry, 1887-1969

Μπόρις Καρλόφ

Барыс Карлаф

Борис Карлоф

Борис Карлофф

בוריס קרלוף

بوريس كارلوف

بوريس كارلوف ممثل إنجليزي

بوریس کارلوف بازیگر بریتانیایی

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ボリス・カーロフ

鲍里斯·卡洛夫

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