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Cromwell, John 1888-1979

Overview
Works: 226 works in 657 publications in 3 languages and 8,414 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Crime films  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Love stories  Biography  History  Film and video adaptations  Christmas stories 
Roles: Director, Actor, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Of human bondage by John Cromwell ( Visual )
91 editions published between 1934 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The poignant story of a cripped medical student's feverish love for a sluttish waitress
Made for each other by John Cromwell ( Visual )
85 editions published between 1938 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 861 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Romantic drama about a young couple's struggles in their first year of marriage
3 women ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In a dusty, under-populated California resort town, Pinky Rose, a naive and impressionable Southern waif begins her life as a nursing home attendent. There, Pinky finds her role model in fellow nurse Millie, a misguided would-be sophisticate and hopeless devotee of sophisticated ladies magazines. But Pinky's hero-worship evolves into something far stranger and more sinister than could be imagined."--Container
Prisoner of Zenda by Richard Thorpe ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1937 and 2007 in English and held by 614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
He has the appearance and manner of the king, yet he's really a lookalike ... and on his shoulders rests all hope of foiling a blackguard's plot to usurp the throne. Adventure, pageantry and royal intrigue are forged at sword point
Little Lord Fauntleroy by Frances Hodgson Burnett ( Visual )
47 editions published between 1936 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An impoverished New York youngster becomes heir to his titled grandfather's British estate
Anna and the King of Siam by John Cromwell ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1946 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Anna and her son travel to the exotic kingdom of Siam to educate the harem and children of the king
Since you went away by John Cromwell ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1944 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Hiltons are an average family living in a Midwestern town. The father of the household has waived his 3A status and enlisted to go overseas. His wife must now act as father and mother to their two daughters and keep their father's memory alive
Dead reckoning by John Cromwell ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1947 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ex-G.I Rip Murdock tries to find out who framed his pal Johnny and then killed him. While tracking his war buddy's shadowy past, Rip becomes involved with the mysterious night club singer who had once been his friend's sweetheart
Abe Lincoln in Illinois by John Cromwell ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1940 and 2010 in English and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Views Lincoln's life, from his early days as a young woodsman to his election to Presidency in 1860. Includes his first love, his marriage, his early law practice, and his debates with Douglas
Algiers by John Cromwell ( Visual )
35 editions published between 1938 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Charles Boyer plays Pepe le Moko, a notorious thief hiding out in the Casbah, who falls in love with a wealthy tourist, played by Heddy Lamarr
The racket by John Cromwell ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1951 and 2006 in English and French and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A straight-arrow cop and an old-school gangster find a common foe: big shots who run crime like a corporation
Son of fury the story of Benjamin Blake ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in the 19th century, the illegitimate son of a British aristocrat, Benjamin Blake, is forced into servitude by a wicked uncle. As a rebellious young man, Benjamin falls for a beautiful aristocrat and is beaten as punishment. Fleeing his tyrannical uncle, Benjamin stows away on a ship and lands on an idyllic South Pacific island. There he romances an exotic native beauty and earns a fortune diving for pearls with a fellow shipmate. But Benjamin's enchanted paradise becomes his prison as he yearns for revenge. When a ship arrives, bound for England, Benjamin steps aboard, heading home to seek the title and inheritance that are his
The enchanted cottage by John Cromwell ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1945 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"After a crash disfigures his face and maims his body pilot Oliver Bradford (Robert Young) hides from family and friends in a seaside cottage. There he befriends homely gentle Laura Pennington (Dorothy McGuire). The two marry for companionship -- until some rare magic within the cottage transforms them into ardent and beautiful lovers"--Container
Caged ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1950 and 2014 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
19 year-old Marie is sent to prison for being an accomplice in a robbery. When a prison head takes sympathy on her and tries to help, a cruel matron steps in and breaks her efforts
In name only by John Cromwell ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1939 and 2011 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alec Walker's wife Maida is a beauty, but she's also a venomous, self-absorbed schemer. Then Alec falls for an open-hearted widow named Julie. And Maida turns wedding vows into a steel trap: If Alec files for divorce, she'll drag Julie into court as a homewrecker, and use Julie's little daughter as a witness
Made for each other Pot o' gold ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Made for each other: Newlyweds in Hollywood's Golden Age must overcome poverty, career pressures, and illness. The power of their love sees them through. Pot o' gold: An idle young rich man signs on with a struggling swing band, and convinces his uncle to put the band on the air
Film Noir classic collection. 5 timeless suspense thrillers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[Border incident]: The Mexico-California border is the power-keg setting for a tale of government agents versus greed and murder. [His kind of woman]: Hard-luck gambler Dan Milner is in sudden luck. He'll get $50,000 to hang out at a posh Mexican resort. $5,000 now and the big payoff when the reason he's been sent there is revealed. Of course, the gangsters making the offer don't expect him to live long enough to collect. [Lady in the lake]: Philip Marlow searches for a missing wife--and discovers a different woman's corpse in a mountain lake. From there the waters get deeper. [On dangerous ground]: City cop goes to the countryside to help solve a brutal murder and falls in love with a blind woman who's brother is a suspect. [The racket]: A straight-arrow cop and an old-school gangster find a common foe: big shots who run crime like a corporation. [Film noir : bringing darkness to light]: Clips from noir classics and little-known gems, plus interviews with modern noir aficionados like directors Christopher Nolan and Frank Miller, writers James Ellroy and Brian Helgeland and others shape this multifaceted exploration of the movie style that grew out of the hard realities of post-World War II life
Hollywood divas ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Home town story: "As a journalist at the Herald, Blake Washburn (Lynn), takes on big business as an enemy of the people, blaming corporations for his political defeat. When tragedy strikes, Washburn must re-examine his views" ... Of human bondage: "An illiterate waitress begins a whirlwind love affair with an artistic and sensitive medical student. But when the waitress can't seem to stay faithful, the student must decide whether to continue investing in her or focus on himself and his ambitions"--Container
The Goddess ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chronicles the life story of a Hollywood sex symbol and the price she pays for fame
So ends our night ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two German refugees, one a Jewish chemist and the other a man with a Jewish mother and an Aryan father, fall in love while fleeing the Nazis, and a third refugee risks his life to reunite with his ailing wife, who stayed behind in Germany
 
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Alternative Names
Cromwell, Elwood Dager 1887-1979
Cromwell, Elwood Dager 1888-1979
Cromwell Elwood Dagger 1888-1979
Languages
English (385)
French (6)
Spanish (1)
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