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

Overview
Works: 183 works in 576 publications in 5 languages and 7,990 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Silent films  Film adaptations  Historical films  War films  Short films  Television mini-series  Epic films  Romance films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other, Costume designer, Director
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Henry B Walthall
The birth of a nation by D. W Griffith( Visual )

194 editions published between 1914 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 2,952 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
Wings by William A Wellman( Visual )

4 editions published between 1927 and 2013 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 713 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The first Best Film Oscar went to this aerial World War I adventure about two fledgling aviators itching to take on the Kaiser's aces."--Publisher description
The birth of a nation : D.W. Griffith's American epic( Visual )

10 editions published between 1915 and 2011 in English and held by 422 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 avenging conscience, or, 'Thou shalt not kill' by D. W Griffith( Visual )

13 editions published between 1914 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 278 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
D.W. Griffith : years of discovery, 1909-1913( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty two of the best early films directed by D.W. Griffith which helped shape cinematic narrative for two generations
Mad love by Karl Freund( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 150 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
Mary Pickford : rags & riches collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poor little right girl: Gwen's family is rich, but her parents ignore her and most of the servants push her around, so she is lonely and unhappy. Her father is concerned only with making money, and her mother cares only about her social position. But one day a servant's irresponsibility creates a crisis that causes everyone to rethink what is important to them
The sealed room( Visual )

2 editions published in 1909 in English and held by 102 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
Rescued from an eagle's nest( Visual )

2 editions published in 1908 in English and held by 101 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 100 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 )

2 editions published in 1909 in Undetermined and English and held by 100 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
Judith of Bethulia by D. W Griffith( Visual )

18 editions published between 1913 and 2012 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 1st title is a film adaptation of the Old Testament story of Judith and "Captain Holofernes." The 2nd title is a combination of "four mini-narratives end-to-end, to pay homage to the life and music of John Howard Payne"--Slipcase
The birth of a nation : the birth of a race( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 70 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."
Judge Priest( Visual )

10 editions published between 1985 and 2007 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet Judge William "Billy" Priest, played by the legendary Will Rogers. Upholding the law in an ultra-patriotic southern town becomes even more challenging when the widowed judge faces the toughest case of his career. In spite of this, he still manages to play cupid to his young nephew
Treasures III : social issues in American film, 1900-1934( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fourth and final program in a series of 48 movies that helped change America. During the first decades of the 20th century no issue was too controversial for movies ... from prohibition to abortion, unions, atheism, the vote for women, worker safety, juvenile justice, homelessness and immigration, these films became the catalyst for social change
Naissance d'une nation Birth of a nation (The) by D. W Griffith( Visual )

9 editions published between 1915 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La guerre de Sécession. Deux familles éprouvées : les Stoneman (favorables au Nord) et les Cameron (sudistes). Le retour de la paix ne calme pas les esprits. Lincoln est assassiné. Les troubles
 
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Brazeale Walthall, Henry 1878-1936

Henricus Brazeale Walthall

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Henry B. Walthall Amerikaans acteur (1878-1936)

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Walthall H. B. 1878-1936

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Walthall, Henry Brazeale 1878-1936

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