WorldCat Identities

Cromwell, John 1888-1979

Works: 276 works in 1,016 publications in 7 languages and 9,241 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Experimental films  Crime films  Comedy films  Biographical films  Detective and mystery films  Musical films 
Roles: Director, Actor, Author, fmd, Film editor, Performer, Restager , Other, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by John Cromwell
Of human bondage by John Cromwell( Visual )

125 editions published between 1934 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the ill-fated romance between a well-to-do club-footed medical student and a vulgar waitress
Made for each other by John Cromwell( Visual )

117 editions published between 1938 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 877 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romantic drama about a young couple's struggles in their first year of marriage
3 women by Robert Altman( Visual )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 733 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 attendant. 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
Little Lord Fauntleroy by John Cromwell( Visual )

74 editions published between 1936 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An impoverished New York youngster becomes heir to his titled grandfather's British estate
The prisoner of Zenda by Richard Thorpe( Visual )

23 editions published between 1937 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Englishman on holiday in Ruritania finds himself helping to defeat a rebel plot by impersonating the kidnapped king at his coronation. The fourth of numerous screen adaptions of Hope's schoolboy adventure novel is directed decisively by Cromwell with obvious affection for the original story
Since you went away by John Cromwell( Visual )

25 editions published between 1944 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 516 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
Algiers by John Cromwell( Visual )

77 editions published between 1933 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A criminal eludes capture in the Casbah section of Algiers until he is lured out of hiding by a beautiful woman
Cul-de-sac by Roman Polanski( Visual )

38 editions published between 1927 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ex-G.I. tries to find out who framed his pal for murder -- and then rubbed him out! While tracking his war buddy's shadowy past, the G.I. becomes involved with the mysterious night club singer who had once been his pal's sweetheart
Abe Lincoln in Illinois by John Cromwell( Visual )

17 editions published between 1940 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 437 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
Anna and the King of Siam( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anna and her son travel to the exotic kingdom of Siam to educate the harem and children of the king
Son of fury the story of Benjamin Blake( Visual )

13 editions published between 1942 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 233 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 )

17 editions published between 1945 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 201 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 )

8 editions published between 1950 and 2014 in English and held by 154 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 )

17 editions published between 1939 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 129 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
Pot o' gold by George Marshall( Visual )

10 editions published between 1941 and 2004 in English and held by 115 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
The goddess( Visual )

7 editions published between 1958 and 2011 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the life story of a Hollywood sex symbol and the price she pays for fame
Hollywood divas( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

King Vidor by Clive Denton( Book )

2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Alternative Names
Cromwell, Elwood Dager 1887-1979

Cromwell, Elwood Dager 1888-1979

Cromwell Elwood Dagger 1888-1979

John Cromwell Amerikaans acteur (1887-1979)

John Cromwell amerykański reżyser i aktor

John Cromwell réalisateur américain

John Cromwell regista statunitense

John Cromwell US-amerikanischer Schauspieler und Regisseur

Кромвелл, Джон

جان کرامول بازیگر و کارگردان آمریکایی


Little Lord FauntleroySince you went away