Valentino, Rudolph 1895-1926
Most widely held works about Rudolph Valentino
Most widely held works by Rudolph Valentino
Camille ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 641 libraries worldwide
Life in 1847 Paris is as spirited as champagne and as unforgiving as the gray morning after. In gambling dens and lavish soirees, men of means exert their wills and women turned courtesans exult in pleasure.
The Sheik Son of the Sheik ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 374 libraries worldwide
The Sheik: A desert sheik, Sheik Ahmed, kidnaps an English girl, the Lady Diana, and holds her captive. Lady Diana resists the advances of her abductor, but is then kidnapped by desert bandits.
The son of the sheik ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1926 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 334 libraries worldwide
The son of a sheik is lured into a thieves' trap by a beautiful girl. When he escapes, he kidnaps the girl, they fall in love, and ride off into the sunset together.
Blood and sand ( Visual )
27 editions published between 1922 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 322 libraries worldwide
A romantic tragedy about the rise and fall of a matador. Juan Gallardo, Spain's most idolized matador, returns to his home town and finds himself the victim of his own desires and the sinister charms of the exotic Don̋a Sol.
The sheik ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1921 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 303 libraries worldwide
A desert sheik kidnaps an English girl and holds her captive. Later an evil Arab abducts her. When the sheik rescues her, she admits that she loves him and they are married.
The Eagle ( Visual )
28 editions published between 1925 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 153 libraries worldwide
Romance-adventure of Old Russia. A young Russian lieutenant spurns the advances of the Czarina Catherine the Great. His father dies after an evil neighbor steals his estate. The lieutenant becomes the Black Eagle and leads a band of outlaws to fight for the rights of the poor.
The four horsemen of the Apocalypse ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and held by 152 libraries worldwide
Partly set in Argentina, partly in France this anti-German story describes the horrors of WW I as the background for a tragic story of illicit love. It was Rex Ingram's first truly successful movie and established Valentino as a star.
Beyond the rocks ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and Multiple languages and held by 132 libraries worldwide
A young woman is tricked into an arranged marriage with an older millionaire by her female relatives, and then falls in love with a handsome nobleman as she honeymoons in the Alps and Paris. Discovering that his wife loves another, the husband rushes off to the Sahara. In 2003, Beyond the rocks was rediscovered at the Nederlands Filmmuseum, after being considered lost for decades. The nitrite print was virtually complete, and had Dutch intertitles. It was restored, a new score was composed and new English intertitles added, based on the original continuity script.
Cobra ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1925 and 2009 in English and held by 105 libraries worldwide
The story shows there are times when friendship means more to a man than love. Beleaguered by women in his native land, Rodrigo Torriani, an Italian count, travels to New York to work in the antique business. He is soon embroiled in a whole new series of romantic entanglements.
Swanson & Valentino ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 99 libraries worldwide
Two great stars personified Hollywood: Gloria Swanson and Rudolph Valentino. She sacrificed everything for stardom. He did nothing to seek the adoration which ultimately engulfed him. Swanson recalls her meteoric rise--and fall--with remarkable candor. Valentino's brother helps tell the story of the young Italian who became the silver screen's Great Lover--but whose private life failed to match his public image.
The married virgin ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1918 and 2006 in English and held by 72 libraries worldwide
A villainous count seduces a wealthy businessman's wife, tries to extort blackmail from her husband and agrees to stay silent in return for the hand in marriage of the couple's daughter.
Blood and sand ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 69 libraries worldwide
A romantic tragedy about the rise and fall of a matador. Juan Gallardo, Spain's most idolized matador, son of a poor widow, marries his childhood sweetheart and returns to his home town. There he becomes the victim of his own desires and the sinister charms of the exotic Doña Sol.
Beyond the rocks ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 and held by 69 libraries worldwide
Long considered one of the great 'lost' films from the Hollywood golden age, it was amazingly discovered by the Nederlands Filmmuseum in 2005. It's a roller-coaster ride through the English countryside, Swiss Alps, Paris, London, and the Sahara!
Valentino ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1978 and 2007 in English and held by 62 libraries worldwide
Digital reconstructions of Rudolph Valentino films The Young Rajah and Stolent moments from existing footage, restored intertitles of Moran of the Lady Letty, extensive bonus short films, audio recordings of songs about Valentino's death, previously unpublished photos, promotional materials, production photos, biographical information on Valentino and his associates.
Day dreams by Rudolph Valentino ( Book )
5 editions published between 1923 and 1995 in English and Italian and held by 52 libraries worldwide
The Sheik The son of the Sheik ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 41 libraries worldwide
The Sheik: Lady Diana resists the advances of her abductor, Sheik Ahmed but is then kidnapped by desert bandits; The son of the Sheik: Valentino plays a dual role of father and son in this story of the young Ahmed, who falls in love with Yasmin, a dancing girl, but is then captured and tortured by renegades.
The Armchair Theater production the golden age of silent films ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 41 libraries worldwide
Each film is introduced along with inside information about each film and its glamorous stars.
The Rudolph Valentino collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 39 libraries worldwide
Presents a collection of five classic silent feature films starring Rudolph Valentino.
My private diary by Rudolph Valentino ( Book )
1 edition published in 1929 in English and held by 27 libraries worldwide
The legend of Rudolph Valentino ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1964 and 1999 in English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
"This documentary covers the career of Valentino from his youth as a failed military academy student to his arrival in Hollywood in 1917 and his emergence in 1921 as American cinema's first great lover. The five years remaining in his life are represented by his work in screen classics from 'The four horsemen of the apocalypse' to 'The eagle' and 'The son of the sheik, ' including surviving outtakes from his films"--Container.
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Guglielmi di Valentina d'Antonguolla, Rodolfo Alfonzo Raffaello Pierre Filibert, 1895-1926
Guglielmi, Rodolfo, 1895-1926
Guglielmi, Rodolfo Pietro Filiberto, 1895-1926
Valentino, Rodolfo, 1895-1926
Valentino, Rodolph, 1895-1926
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