WorldCat Identities

Cromwell, John 1888-1979

Works: 336 works in 1,065 publications in 5 languages and 9,472 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Film noir  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Experimental films  Action and adventure films  Biographical films  War films  Gangster films  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Director, Actor, Author, fmd, Film editor, Restager , Performer, Bibliographic antecedent, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by John Cromwell
Of human bondage by John Cromwell( Visual )

113 editions published between 1934 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,287 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 )

97 editions published between 1938 and 2014 in English and French and held by 832 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

7 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 747 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 Jennifer Bassett( Visual )

54 editions published between 1936 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 652 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 )

13 editions published between 1937 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To save the crown, an English gentleman masequerades as his cousin, the King
Anna and the King of Siam( Visual )

24 editions published between 1946 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 522 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 )

19 editions published between 1944 and 2008 in English and held by 506 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 )

52 editions published between 1933 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 461 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
Dead reckoning( Visual )

26 editions published between 1927 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 456 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 )

12 editions published between 1940 and 2010 in English and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatizes episodes from Abraham Lincoln's life as a backwoods lawyer and emerging political figure
The racket by John Cromwell( Visual )

25 editions published between 1951 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 395 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 )

11 editions published between 1942 and 2017 in English and held by 230 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 )

13 editions published between 1945 and 2010 in English and held by 206 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 160 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 )

15 editions published between 1939 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 134 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
The goddess( Visual )

7 editions published between 1958 and 2011 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the life story of a Hollywood sex symbol and the price she pays for fame
Made for each other ; Pot o' gold( Visual )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in English and held by 74 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
Hollywood divas( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

So ends our night( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 54 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
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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3 women
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

Τζον Κρόμγουελ

Кромвелл, Джон

ג'ון קרומוול

جان کرامول بازیگر و کارگردان آمریکایی


Little Lord FauntleroySince you went away