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Famous Players-Lasky Corporation

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Works: 127 works in 202 publications in 1 language and 3,033 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  History  Pictorial works  Parodies, imitations, etc  Fiction  Crime films  Silent films  Gangster films 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 782.1
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Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by John S Robertson ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dr. Jekyll, an idealistic London doctor, has a weakness for experiments which take him to the boundaries of human consciousness and experience. When Sir George Carew, father of the girl Jekyll loves, accuses him of being afraid of temptation, he finds a drug which allows him to separate the evil side of his personality from the good; as Edward Hyde, he embarks upon a career of crime
It ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1927 and 2001 in English and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A saucy lingerie salesgirl sets her sights on the handsome owner of the department store where she works
Grass a nation's battle for life by Ernest B Schoedsack ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1925 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Récit documentaire tourné en 1924 par les explorateurs Cooper et Shoedsack avec la journaliste Marguerite Harrison, de la migration (48 jours) deux fois l'an des tribus du peuple Bakhtiari de Perse (Iran) comprenant 50,000 personnes et 1,000,000 d'animaux. Cette migration pénible et périlleuse a pour but de conduire les animaux (chevaux, vaches, chèvres et moutons) vers des pâturages d'une vallée de la montagne Zardeh Kuh. Les moments les plus difficiles sont la traversée de la rivière Karun avec des radeaux faits d'outres gonflées d'air et l'ascension (12,000 pieds) de la passe de la montagne Zardeh Kuh. Film sonorisé récemment avec des musiques traditionnelles persanes
Peter Pan ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1924 and 2000 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Betty Bronson stars as Peter Pan, the boy who never grew up, who charms Wendy and her brothers to fly with him to Never Never Land. On this island of dreams and magic, they struggle to rescue the Lost Boys from Captain Hook and his band of pirates, encountering along the way the delightful fairy Tinkerbell, a man-eating crocodile, and a band of valiant Indians"--Container
Manslaughter ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 198 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 )
7 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 186 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
The blue bird Maeterlinck's world famous masterpiece ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1918 and 2005 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two poor children dream they are searching for the Blue Bird of Happiness with the aid of a magic diamond that reveals the soul of all things
Regeneration by Raoul Walsh ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[1st work] Regeneration follows the rise of a child of the slums from impoverished orphan at age ten to successful Bowery hoodlum at twenty-five. On the vice-ridden streets of New York, however, he rediscovers his forgotten innocence through the encouragement of Mamie Rose, the proprietress of a downtown mission, but must resist the influences of his colleagues to whom he is bound by criminal codes of honor. [2nd work] A shopgirl reads a romance serial about a young man masquerading as a duke and decides to use her savings to spend a week pretending to be wealthy
Why change your wife? ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 140 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
Beyond the rocks by Sam Wood ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young woman is tricked into an arranged marriage with an older millionaire by her female relatives, and then falls in love with a handsome nobleman as she honeymoons in the Alps and Paris. Discovering that his wife loves another, the husband rushes off to the Sahara. In 2003, Beyond the rocks was rediscovered at the Nederlands Filmmuseum, after being considered lost for decades. The nitrite print was virtually complete, and had Dutch intertitles. It was restored, a new score was composed and new English intertitles added, based on the original continuity script
Carmen by Georges Bizet ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1915 and 2006 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[Carmen] A beautiful gypsy girl uses her irresistible charms to seduce a faithful military guard so that a band of smugglers can penetrate his stronghold
Valentino ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Digital reconstructions of Rudolph Valentino films The Young Rajah and Stolent moments from existing footage, restored intertitles of Moran of the Lady Letty, extensive bonus short films, audio recordings of songs about Valentino's death, previously unpublished photos, promotional materials, production photos, biographical information on Valentino and his associates
It Clara Bow, discovering the "It" girl ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A saucy lingerie salesgirl sets her sights on the handsome owner of the department store where she works
Victory ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Victory: An uncommitted wanderer settles on an island in the South Seas and gives a a troubled young woman refuge. The villainous Ricardo invades the island to steal their treasure
J.M. Barrie's Peter Pan ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Silent film adaptation of J.M. Barrie's play
Dancing mothers ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set during the 1920's flapper era, a wealthy family is torn apart when the wife discovers that her husband is cheating on her. The shock opens her eyes for the first time to the selfishness and shallowness of her daughter and husband
The covered wagon by James Cruze ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1848 two wagon trains travel from Kansas City over the Oregon Trail to California and Oregon. Adventures include the crossing of the Platte River, an Indian attack and a prairie fire
The cheat by Cecil B DeMille ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1915 and 1995 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A society lady borrows from a rich Japanese, and he brands her when she refuses to become his mistress
Mrs. Wiggs of the Cabbage Patch ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1919 and 2002 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An orphan girl becomes so attached to little boy in the orphanage that when his mother returns to claim him they run away and find refuge with the large family of Mrs. Wiggs in the poor part of town known as the Cabbage Patch
Fires of faith : the romance of a Salvation Army lassie by Charles Kenmore Ulrich ( Book )
1 edition published in 1919 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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