WorldCat Identities

Meighan, Thomas 1879-1936

Overview
Works: 62 works in 120 publications in 4 languages and 992 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Fiction  Film and video adaptations 
Subject Headings:
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1995.75, 791.4375
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Thomas Meighan, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Thomas Meighan
 
Most widely held works by Thomas Meighan
Manslaughter ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1915 and 2002 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The cheat: "Edith Hardy uses charity funds for Wall Street investments in hopes of buying some new gowns. She loses all the money and borrows from wealthy oriental Tori. When her husband gives her the amount she borrowed, Tori won't take it back, branding her shoulder with a Japanese sign of his ownership. She shoots him. Her husband takes the blame. In court Edith reveals all to an angry mob."
Male and female ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1919 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A spoiled woman always gets her way until shipwrecked with her butler. She then learns which qualities are really admirable in a person
Why change your wife? ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this comedy, a husband is lured away from his prim wife, who transforms herself into an attractive and stylish woman to win him back
An investigation of the self concept of blind and visually handicapped adolescents by Thomas Meighan ( Book )
3 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
T.S. Eliot : a critical study of his principles and achievements by Thomas Meighan ( Book )
6 editions published in 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Cecil B. DeMille classics collection ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Volga boatman: A Russian Revolution tale concerning a princess who is engaged to a prince, but falls in love with a peasant
The Gloria Swanson collection ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"From her early days in funny but flimsy Mack Sennett two-reelers through her more substantial roles under the tutelage of Cecil B. DeMille and on into the sound era of romantic comedies, here is Gloria Swanson at the height of her powers and popularity, alongside such fellow legends as Wallace Beery, Lionel Barrymore, and even Charlie Chaplin."--Container
Why change your wife? ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1920 and 2007 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After a quick divorce, Thomas marries Bebe and the fun begins as Gloria tries to regain her ex-husband
The Cecil B. DeMille classics collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Why change your wife?: A wife is divorced by her frustrated husband after he meets a lovely woman
The Cecil B. DeMille classics collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The whispering chorus: An embezzler assumes the identity of a dead man-- but winds up being arrested for having murdered himself
M'liss by Marshall A Neilan ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1918 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pickford stars as M'liss, the untamed child of the mining town of Red Gulch, California. She lives with her father "Bummer" Smith, a hopeless drunkard, in a rickety shack in the woods and has a penchant for exacting revenge with her trusty slingshot. The hellion's life is changed with the arrival of the new schoolteacher, Charles Gray, who takes a special interest in her. When Bummer's wealthy brother Jonathan dies leaving a sizeable inheritance, his nurse Clare Peterson and her brother Jim journey to Red Gulch to steal the fortune from Bummer and M'Liss. Bummer is stabbed to death and Charles Gray is arrested for the murder. At the trial, M'Liss steadfastly defends the schoolteacher who is eventually exonerated. (Does not circulate)
Children's classics. Hoosier schoolboy ; Peck's bad boy ; A boy, a girl and a dog ; The jungle book ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The jungle book: "Based on Rudyard Kipling's stories, this lavish production enchanted moviegoers in the 1940s, and still does. Indian actor Sabu is Mowgli, and orphan who is raised by wolves. As a young man, he discovers his native village, whose people welcome him and his ability to talk to animals. The trouble begins when he shows a young girl a treasure hidden in the ruins of a lost civilization, and her greedy father wants it for himself."--Container
Cecil B. DeMille the greatest showman on Earth ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Collection of five films from the second phase of DeMille's career
Norma Talmadge double feature ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
San-san, the daughter of a Chinese mandarin is sentenced to death for her secret marriage to an American official. In her husband's absence, her father gives her to the emperor, who kills her when she has the American's "white" child. Talmadge plays the dual role of San-san and her daughter Toy, who is raised in the Emperor's palace
An investigation of the self concept of blind and partially seeing adolescents and of the relation of their self concepts to academic achievement in language and paragraph reading by Thomas Meighan ( Book )
6 editions published between 1970 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Miracle man ( Visual )
in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Only a fragment (ca. 3 min.) exists of The Miracle man, which depicts a faith healing scene. The Oubliette was a monthly serial movie which ran concurrently with a story in the Century magazine, dealing with the adventures of François Villon
The Canadian : photoplay title of The land of promise : a novelization of W. Somerset Maugham's play by D Torbett ( Book )
1 edition published in 1914 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nora Marsh, goes to Manitoba, Canada, to live on a farm run by her brother Edward. But Nora's British reserve angers Edward's hard-working wife Gertie, because she mistakes it for snobbery. One of the farm's hands, the manly Frank Taylor, has saved up a bit of money and announces that he's going to start his own farm. He also plans to go to an employment agency to find a wife who can cook and sew for him. Nora, who has been arguing with Gertie, offers herself. So they are married and Frank takes her to his crude farmhouse. Finally, after six months, he suggests that she at least kiss him. His crops wind up failing, and Edward arrives with an unexpected inheritance for Nora. He intends to take her home, but she realizes that she has come to love Frank and decides to stick by him
Réquisitoire ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in French and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Gloria Swanson collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"From her early days in funny but flimsy Mack Sennett two-reelers through her more substantial roles under the tutelage of Cecil B. DeMille and on into the sound era of romantic comedies, here is Gloria Swanson at the height of her powers and popularity, alongside such fellow legends as Wallace Beery, Lionel Barrymore, and even Charlie Chaplin."--Container
The Gloria Swanson collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"From her early days in funny but flimsy Mack Sennett two-reelers through her more substantial roles under the tutelage of Cecil B. DeMille and on into the sound era of romantic comedies, here is Gloria Swanson at the height of her powers and popularity, alongside such fellow legends as Wallace Beery, Lionel Barrymore, and even Charlie Chaplin."--Container
 
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Languages
English (68)
Japanese (2)
French (1)
Russian (1)