WorldCat Identities

Cohn, Alfred A. 1880-1951

Overview
Works: 106 works in 251 publications in 4 languages and 3,197 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Musical films  Silent films  History  Screenplays  Comedy films  Horror films  Haunted house films  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Author, Adapter, Scenarist, Performer, Instrumentalist, Actor, Author of screenplay, Creator, Editor, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Alfred A Cohn
 
Most widely held works by Alfred A Cohn
The jazz singer by Alan Crosland( Visual )

71 editions published between 1927 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The melodramatic story of a Jewish cantor's son who aspires to be a jazz singer, despite his father's strenuous objections
"Take the witness!" by Alfred A Cohn( Book )

20 editions published between 1934 and 2015 in English and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cat and the canary by Paul Leni( Visual )

14 editions published between 1927 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Greedy relatives assemble in an old mansion to hear the will of an eccentric recluse. The beautiful heroine, heiress to a possible fortune, is menaced by a mysterious killer disguised as a hideous monster. A forerunner to many horror-comedies that reveal seemingly supernatural events as the doings of a human villain, the story features secret passages, vanishing actors and claw-like hands reaching out from the darkness
Gun notches : the life story of a cowboy-soldier by Thomas Harbo Rynning( Book )

4 editions published in 1931 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gun notches; a saga of frontier lawman Captain Thomas H. Rynning by Thomas Harbo Rynning( Book )

3 editions published between 1931 and 1971 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Numbered men (1930): shooting script by Alfred A Cohn( )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The jazz singer (1927) : continuity script by Alfred A Cohn( )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American silent horror collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents the beginnings of horror films from the 1890s through the silent era; an embittered criminal seeks revenge on the doctors who erroneously amputated his legs as a child; possibly insane, an heir to a fortune must spend the night in a creepy mansion to receive the payout; a scientist finds a way to reveal the darkest side of man; with a smile permanently carved into his face, a man becomes a clown and falls for a blind orphan
The Cat and the canary ; Haunted spooks( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Cat and the canary: A beautiful heroine, heiress to a possible fortune, is menaced by a mysterious killer disguised as a hideous monster. Haunted spooks: Unlucky Harold loses every girl he loves until along come Hilary, who needs a husband to inherit a house. The house is haunted by an uncle, but not for long
His people( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the gap between sources of respect in the old world and paths to success in the new. Two Young men stray from traditions cherished by their Russian-immigrant parents, but both generations learn to accept changing circumstances and desires in order to preserve the family as a source of love and self-respect
Birmingham Black bottom : the first Black talkies( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four comedies adapted from Octavus Roy Cohen's "Darktown Birmingham" stories
Der Jazzsänger( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in German and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The jazz singer by Al Jolson( )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For generations the Rabinowitz men have been Cantors in the synagogue but not Jakie. He is passionate about jazz and ragtime and after bitter arguments with his Dad leaves home to make it on his own. He finds opportunities for his career but is faced with difficult decisions to balance his career, his relationship with Mary, and his memories of his family
The last warning by Paul Leni( Visual )

3 editions published in 2019 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A producer decides to reopen a theater, that had been closed five years previously when one of the actors was murdered during a performance, by staging a production of the same play with the remaining members of the original cast
The Jazz singer by Richard Woodley( Book )

9 editions published between 1927 and 1979 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents photos and screenplay from the movie "The Jazz Singer," the story of a Jewish entertainer
Der Jazzsänger a photo-dramatic production of Samson Raphaelson's play = The Jazz singer( Visual )

4 editions published between 1927 and 2007 in German and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Enth. u.a.: A plantation act, Hollywood handicap, A day in Santa Anita, Finding his voice, The voice that thrilled the world, Okay for sound, When the talkies were young
Mr. Rhythm by Freddie Green( Recording )

2 editions published in 2010 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cunningbird by Jimmy Knepper Quintet( Recording )

3 editions published between 1977 and 1987 in Undetermined and English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The jazz singer( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The melodramatic story of a Jewish cantor's son who aspires to be a jazz singer, despite his father's strenuous objections
Safety last! by Fred Newmeyer( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Monte là-dessus" : Afin de gagner 1 000 dollars, un modeste vendeur propose à son patron de monter un gros coup de publicité : l'escalade de la façade par l'un de ses amis, spécialiste des montées de gratte-ciels. Mais un concours de circonstances va l'amener à escalader lui-même le building
 
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Alternative Names
Alfred A. Cohn Amerikaans scenarioschrijver (1880-1951)

Alfred A. Cohn amerikansk manusforfattar

Alfred A. Cohn amerikansk manusförfattare

Alfred A. Cohn amerikansk manusforfatter

Alfred A. Cohn amerikansk manuskriptforfatter

Alfred A. Cohn escriptor estatunidenc

Alfred A. Cohn escritor estadounidense

Alfred A. Cohn scénariste américain

Alfred A. Cohn US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor

Alfred A. Cohn usona verkisto

Alfrēds Kons

Cohn, A. A. (Alfred Abraham), b. 1880

Cohn, A. A. b. 1880

Cohn, Al

Cohn, Al 1880-

Cohn Al 1880-1951

Cohn, Alfred A.

Cohn, Alfred Abraham 1880-

Cohn, Alfred Abraham 1880-1951

Альфред А. Кон

Альфред Кон

ألفرد أ. كوهن كاتب أمريكي

آلفرد ای. کوهن فیلمنامه‌نویس آمریکایی

亞弗列·A·科恩

阿尔弗雷德·科恩

Languages
English (137)

German (5)

Spanish (2)

French (1)