WorldCat Identities

Thew, Harvey

Overview
Works: 63 works in 143 publications in 3 languages and 3,476 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Gangster films  Film adaptations  Crime films  Film noir  History  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Silent films  Historical films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Author, Scenarist, Adapter, Writer of accompanying material, Actor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Harvey Thew
Public enemy by William A Wellman( Visual )

32 editions published between 1931 and 2016 in English and held by 1,309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Relates the story of a young man's rise in the criminal underworld in Prohibition-era urban America"--Wikipedia
She done him wrong by Lowell Sherman( Visual )

11 editions published between 1933 and 2017 in English and Multiple languages and held by 792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Set in the 1890s, West plays a brash barroom entertainer with a soft spot for men in trouble, especially the mission director, young Cary Grant. She unknowingly gets caught up in a murder, as well as a white slavery ring, and sets about clearing things up as only Mae can. In between rescues she manages to perform some of her heated, hip-swinging classics including a steamy belting of 'Frankie and Johnnie."
The public enemy by Harvey Thew( Book )

10 editions published between 1931 and 1981 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young hoodlum rises up through the ranks of the Chicago underworld, even as a gangster's accidental death threatens to spark a bloody mob war
The trail of the lonesome pine by Henry Hathaway( Visual )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the backwoods of the Blue Ridge Mountains, two men are caught in the middle of a bitter feud between the Toliver and Falin families while fighting for the romantic attention of a beautiful woman
Greatest gangster films collection( Visual )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little Caesar: Rico joins Sam Vettori's gang. He replaces Sam as leader, pushes rival gang leader Arnie Lorch out of town, then goes after the job of next-higher-up Pete Montana. He accepts when "Big Boy" offers him that prize but his sights are set higher still. They are also cast on his best friend Joe's girl Olga--www.imdb.com
Sinner's holiday (1930) : shooting script by George Rosener( )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Expensive women (1931) : shooting script by Raymond Griffith( )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The public enemy : shooting script by Harvey F Thew( )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flying down to Rio (1933) : shooting script by Erwin Gelsey( )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two seconds (1932) : shooting script by Harvey F Thew( )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uncle Tom's cabin by Harvey and Pollard, Harry Thew( Visual )

9 editions published between 1955 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This story follows the life of Eliza and her protector Uncle Tom, who are caught in the brutality of slavery in the Southern States during the nineteenth century
The mad genius (1931) : shooting script by J. Grubb Alexander( )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

2 secondes = 2 seconds( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A condemned murderer, in the process of being executed, relives the events that led to his being sentenced to die in the electric chair
Operator 13( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A little knowledge is a dangerous thing, but obtaining that knowledge is even more dangerous for a Civil War spy. Marion Davies portrays the Union agent codenamed Operator 13, whose work behind enemy lines grows more precarious when she violates the first rule of espionage: never fall in love with the enemy"--Container
Supernatural( Visual )

3 editions published between 1933 and 2014 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The twin brother of a young woman (Roma) has recently been murdered. Her grief makes her easy prey for a corrupt medium who arranges a seance to conjure up her brother's supposedly troubled soul. Meanwhile, a murderess accused of strangling her lovers awaits execution in the electric chair. Before she dies she agrees to donate her body to a scientist for his unique life-after-death research. Eerily, the doctor's first experiment on the now-dead woman occurs at precisely the same time as the seance. In a twist of fate, Roma becomes possessed by the murderess' wicked spirit, and in a race against time, the doctor and Roma's fiancé struggle to undo the horrible curse in this inventive ghost story
Ultimate gangsters collection : classics( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

White heat: As a psychotic thug devoted to his hard-boiled ma, James Cagney -- older but just as frightening as ever -- is at his most electrifying playing Cody Jarrett, a human time bomb struggling to reach the top of the world
The famous Ferguson case( Visual )

1 edition published in 2018 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bruce Foster is a small-town reporter who dreams of landing the big scoop that will gain him entry into the ranks of big-city journos. His dream comes true in nightmare fashion when local resident/world-famous banker George Ferguson is found murdered with his wife Marcia bound and gagged next to his body
Public enemy (v.f.)( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in French and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the story of a young man's rise in the criminal underworld in Prohibition-era urban America
Show girl in Hollywood( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Jimmy Doyle's Broadway musical is a flop, he takes his rejected star, Dixie Dugan, to a nightclub where she does her number again. Buelow, a Hollywood film director, sees her and persuades her to come to film land for a part in his new picture. In Hollywood, Dixie meets Donna Harris, a down-and-out actress who is trying to put up a front; and Otis, the producer, is tired of Buelow and fires him. He discovers that Jimmy is the author of the show he is producing and hires him; but when Dixie gets the leading role, she becomes temperamental and conceited, demanding a new director and changes in the story. After Otis fires her and cancels the picture, Donna, also having lost her job, attempts suicide but is saved by Dixie and Jimmy
Sinners' holiday( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ma Delano runs a boardwalk penny arcade, living upstairs with her sons and daughter
 
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Alternative Names
Harvey F. Thew 1883-1946

Thew, Harvey 1883-1946

Thew, Harvey 1890-1946

They, Harvey 1883-1946

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