WorldCat Identities

Walthall, Henry B. (Henry Brazeale) 1878-1936

Overview
Works: 215 works in 547 publications in 5 languages and 7,773 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Silent films  Historical films  Film adaptations  War films  Short films  Epic films  Romance films  Biography 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other, Costume designer, Director
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Henry B Walthall
The birth of a nation by D. W Griffith( Visual )

152 editions published between 1915 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 2,883 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This epic story of the Civil War as seen through the lives of two families is a controversial classic of film history
Charles Dickens' A tale of two cities by Kang weik kang wei jie kek jie ke( Visual )

8 editions published between 1983 and 2006 in English and held by 760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An elaborate adaptation of Dickens' classic tale of the French Revolution. Dissipated lawyer Sydney Carton defends emigrant Charles Darnay from charges of spying against England. He becomes enamored of Darnay's fiancée, Lucie Manette, and agrees to help her save Darnay from the guillotine when he is captured by Revolutionaries in Paris"--Marg Baskin in the IMDB, viewed Dec. 12, 2006
Wings by William A Wellman( Visual )

3 editions published between 1927 and 2012 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Wings is the story of two men who have gone to war and the girl they both leave behind."--Container
The Scarlet Letter by Fei Yue( Visual )

28 editions published between 1934 and 2014 in English and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of Hawthorne's novel of the same title, about an adultress in puritanical, 18th century New England
D.W. Griffith : years of discovery, 1909-1913( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty two of the best early films directed by D.W. Griffith which helped shape cinematic narrative for two generations
The birth of a nation : D.W. Griffith's American epic( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nearly 100 years after its initial release, this film remains one of the most controversial films ever made and a landmark achievement in film history that continues to fascinate and enrage audiences. It is the epic story of two families, one Northern and one Southern, during and after the Civil War. D.W. Griffith's masterful direction combines brilliant battle scenes and tender romance with a vicious portrayal of African-Americans
Abraham Lincoln( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The struggle: An intimate drama of an American man who falls victim to the debilitating affliction of alcoholism
Mad love( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A famed surgeon adores an actress, but when she turns to him to repair her pianist husband's severed hands, he replaces them with the hands of a murderer
The avenging conscience, or, 'Thou shalt not kill'( Visual )

6 editions published between 1980 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young writer who was raised by a stern uncle falls in love with a young woman. When the uncle attempts to track down the woman, the nephew wants to kill him
Mary Pickford : rags & riches collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sparrows: Molly, the eldest child at a baby farm hidden deep in a swamp, must rescue the others when their cruel master decides that one of them will be disposed of
The avenging conscience by D. W Griffith( Visual )

7 editions published between 1914 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Avenging conscience: A young writer who was raised by a stern uncle falls in love with a young woman. When the uncle attempts to track down the woman, the nephew kills him and then sees ghosts
Chandu the magician( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A scientist is kidnapped and his experimental death ray falls into the wrong hands. The scientist enlists the help of his brother-in-law, Chandu the magician, to find the gun and save humanity
The birth of a nation : D.W. Griffith's American epic( Visual )

4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nearly 100 years after its initial release, this film remains one of the most controversial films ever made and a landmark achievement in film history that continues to fascinate and enrage audiences. It is the epic story of two families, one northern and one southern, during and after the Civil War. D.W. Griffith's masterful direction combines brilliant battle scenes and tender romance with a vicious portrayal of African-Americans
The birth of a nation. D.W. Griffith's American epic( Visual )

1 edition published in 1915 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two brothers, Phil and Ted Stoneman, visit their friends in Piedmont, South Carolina: the family Cameron. This friendship is affected by the Civil War, as the Stonemans and the Camerons must join up opposite armies. The consequences of the War in their lives are shown in connection to major historical events, like the development of the Civil War itself, Lincoln's assassination, and the birth of the Ku Klux Klan
The sealed room( Visual )

2 editions published in 1909 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The king constructs a cozy, windowless love-nest for himself and his concubine. However, she is not faithful to her sovereign, but consorts with the court troubadour. In fact, they use the king's new play chamber for their own love craft. When the king discovers this, he sends for his masons. With the faithless duo still inside, the masons use stone and mortar to quietly seal the only door to the vault
The birth of a nation : the birth of a race( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of two families, North and South, who are caught up in the Civil War and then the Reconstruction period. Includes an abbreviated version of "The birth of a race" (1918) which was conceived as a protest against the racism of "Birth of a nation."
Rescued from an eagle's nest( Visual )

2 editions published in 1908 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An eagle carries a woodsman's baby to its nest. The woodsman, D.W. Griffith, kills the eagle and rescues the baby. This film combines natural outdoor settings with painted scenery. Mainly the responsibility of Edwin S. Porter, this film is an example of American early film making techniques, particularly camera work and primative special effects
Death's marathon( Visual )

2 editions published in 1913 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is one of a selection of short motion pictures that traces D.W. Griffith's rapid, unparalleled development as a filmmaker during his five year stint at the Biograph Company, a development that contributed substantially to the emergence of film as a powerful form of cultural expression
A trap for santa( Visual )

1 edition published in 1909 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is one of a selection of short motion pictures that traces D.W. Griffith's rapid, unparalleled development as a filmmaker during his five year stint at the Biograph Company, a development that contributed substantially to the emergence of film as a powerful form of cultural expression
Abraham Lincoln by D. W Griffith( Visual )

13 editions published between 1930 and 2012 in English and Turkish and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abraham Lincoln: An episodic biography of the 16th President of the United States focusing on Lincoln's personal tragedies as well as his great accomplishments
 
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Alternative Names
Brazeale Walthall, Henry 1878-1936

Henricus Brazeale Walthall

Henry B. Walthall

Henry B. Walthall acteur américain

Henry B. Walthall Amerikaans acteur (1878-1936)

Henry B. Walthall amerikansk skådespelare

Henry B. Walthall amerikansk skodespelar

Henry B. Walthall amerikansk skuespiller

Henry B. Walthall attore statunitense

Henry B. Walthall US-amerikanischer Filmschauspieler

Walthall H. B. 1878-1936

Walthall Henry 1878-1936

Walthall, Henry Brazeale 1878-1936

Вольтхолл, Генри

Генрі Волтголл

هاردینگ بی والثال بازیگر آمریکایی

ヘンリー・B・ウォルソール

Languages
English (209)

French (5)

Turkish (2)

German (1)

Spanish (1)

Covers
Mad love