WorldCat Identities

Fort, Garrett

Overview
Works: 84 works in 293 publications in 6 languages and 7,517 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Pictorial works  Fiction  Motion picture plays  Western films  Swashbuckler films  Silent films  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Adapter, Scenarist, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Garrett Fort, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Garrett Fort
Frankenstein the legacy collection by James Whale ( Visual )
59 editions published between 1931 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 3,500 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. Director James Whale's adaptation of Mary Shelley's novel mixes gothic decay and chilling lyricism; and Boris Karloff (as the monster) in the role he would be identified with for the rest of his life, offers a compassionate portrayal of the monster's groping for identity
Dracula the legacy collection by Francis Ford Coppola ( Visual )
51 editions published between 1931 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The tale of the Carpathian count who leaves terror in his wake as he travels from his home in eastern Europe to lease Carfax Abbey in London. Based on the hit Broadway stage adaptation of Bram Stoker's novel, by Hamilton Deane and John L. Balderston
The mark of Zorro by Rouben Mamoulian ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1940 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Disguised as Zorro, a sword-wielding mystery man dressed in black, Don Diego Vega works to restore his father, the deposed Alcalde, back to power and return tax money stolen by the villainous tyrant--while finding time to romance the tyrant's beautiful niece
The lost patrol by John Ford ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1934 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
During World War I a desert patrol loses its leader and is both literally and metaphysically lost, as an unseen (and unreal) Arab enemy picks off the men one by one. Highly regarded in its day because of allusions in the script (it has recently been called 'the Moby Dick of combat films'), Lost Patrol is now more interesting as a prototype for the World War II combat film with many of the genre's conventions being brought together for the first time
Applause by Rouben Mamoulian ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1929 and 2003 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A backstage musical that tells the story of Kitty Darling, a fading burlesque star who tries to save her convent-educated daughter April from following in Mom's footsteps
Blood on the sun by Frank Lloyd ( Visual )
27 editions published between 1981 and 2007 in English and French and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In pre-WWII Toyko, American newspaper editor Nick Condon runs an explosive story revealing Japan's warlike intentions toward China and the U.S
Mad love by Karl Freund ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The devil-doll: A Devil's Island escapee poses as a toy shop worker, using secrets of miniaturizing human beings to do his bidding and exact his revenge on those who sent him to prison
Dracula's daughter by Lambert Hillyer ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1992 and 2001 in English and French and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Literally picking up where Dracula left off, Dr. Von Helsing, thinking he has rid London of all vampires, is instead arrested for murder. Just when Von Helsing's fate seems sealed, the bodies suddenly disappear. Soon several people are found mysteriously killed, their bodies drained of all blood
MagicImage Filmbooks presents Frankenstein by Garrett Fort ( Book )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lady for a night ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jenny Blake is the owner of a riverboat casino, but aspires to live a life of high society. Jack Morgan is her business partner and the two are in love, but Jenny decides to leave him and the business so she can marry socialite Alan Anderson for prestige. Her new in-laws are infuriated by this marriage and do everything in their power to ruin Jenny in the eyes of society
Hollywood legends of horror 6 masterworks of terror ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Plot for Doctor X: A monster lurks as a New York newspaperman investigates one of the "Moon Killer" murders in which victims are strangled, cannibalized, and surgically incised under the light of the full moon; plot for The return of Doctor X: A New York journalist finds himself out of a job when the actress that he reports as dead shows up alive and threatening to sue his newspaper; plot for Mark of the vampire: Local villagers believe a vampire is killing residents; plot for The mask of Fu Manchu: An infamous Asian mastermind and his diabolical daughter raid the tomb of Genghis Khan; plot for Mad love: An insane surgeon's obsession with an actress leads him to replace her pianist husband's wounded hands with those of a murderer; plot for The devil-doll: A Paris banker framed for robbery and murder escapes from prison with a scientist
Frankenstein by Richard J Anobile ( Book )
10 editions published between 1931 and 2002 in English and Arabic and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dr Frankenstein dares to tamper with life and death by creating a human monster out of lifeless body parts
The letter by William Wyler ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Adulteress Leslie Crosbie fires a bullet into her lover then, for good measure, five more. At trial, her plaintive testimony tilts the jury toward acquittal. Then scheming Leslie learns someone has a telltale letter she wrote to her paramour"--Container
The lost patrol (1934) shooting script by Dudley Nichols ( )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ladies in retirement ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1941 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A psychopathic companion-housekeeper strangles her employer, a retired actress, to prevent the institutionalization of the employer's two mentally ill sisters. Set in a lonely mansion on the Thames estuary
Blood on the sun The time of your life ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
(The time of your life) Story of a run-down San Francisco bar patronized by a group of lovable eccentrics
Universal classic monsters the essential collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wolf man: A man who returns to the family estate to take over its affairs risks becoming a victim of the centuries-old curse of the werewolf
Classic monsters ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The original classic starring Bela Lugosi is the signature adaptation of Bram Stoker's story that defined the iconic look and frightening character of the famed vampire
Ladies in retirement ( Book )
2 editions published in 1941 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Classic monsters ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An unforgettable masterpiece, Boris Karloff stars as the screen's most tragic and iconic monster in what many consider to be the greatest horror film ever made
 
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Alternative Names
Fort, Garrett Elsden.
Fort, Garrett Elsden, 1900-1945
Languages
English (157)
German (18)
French (9)
Spanish (9)
Arabic (2)
Multiple languages (2)
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