WorldCat Identities

Fort, Garrett

Works: 88 works in 411 publications in 6 languages and 7,813 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Horror fiction  Drama  Film adaptations  Vampire films  Horror films  Gothic fiction  Science fiction  Horror tales  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Adapter, Scenarist, Author, Conceptor, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PR5397, 823.7
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Garrett Fort
Dracula by Tod Browning( Visual )

83 editions published between 1931 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 1,785 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tale of the Carpathian count who leaves terror in his wake as he travels from his home in eastern Europe to lease Carfax Abbey in London. Based on the hit Broadway stage adaptation of Bram Stoker's novel, by Hamilton Deane and John L. Balderston
The mark of Zorro by Rouben Mamoulian( Visual )

16 editions published between 1940 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young aristocrat must masquerade as a fop in order to maintain his secret identity of Zorro as he restores justice to early California
The lost patrol by John Ford( Visual )

5 editions published between 1934 and 2006 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During World War I a desert patrol loses its leader and is both literally and metaphysically lost, as an unseen (and unreal) Arab enemy picks off the men one by one. Highly regarded in its day because of allusions in the script (it has recently been called 'the Moby Dick of combat films'), Lost Patrol is now more interesting as a prototype for the World War II combat film with many of the genre's conventions being brought together for the first time
Applause by Rouben Mamoulian( Visual )

13 editions published between 1929 and 2003 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A backstage musical that tells the story of Kitty Darling, a fading burlesque star who tries to save her convent-educated daughter April from following in Mom's footsteps
Blood on the sun( Visual )

30 editions published between 1944 and 2007 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In pre-WWII Toyko, American newspaper editor Nick Condon runs an explosive story revealing Japan's warlike intentions toward China and the U.S
Mad love by Karl Freund( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A famed surgeon adores an actress, but when she turns to him to repair her pianist husband's severed hands, he replaces them with the hands of a murderer
Lady for a night( Visual )

8 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jenny Blake is the owner of a riverboat casino who aspires to live a life of high society. Jack Morgan is her business partner, and the two are in love, but Jenny decides to leave him and the business so she can marry socialite Alan Anderson for prestige. Her new in-laws are infuriated by this marriage and do everything in their power to ruin Jenny in the eyes of society
Hollywood legends of horror : 6 masterworks of terror( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plot for Doctor X: A monster lurks as a New York newspaperman investigates one of the "Moon Killer" murders in which victims are strangled, cannibalized, and surgically incised under the light of the full moon; plot for The return of Doctor X: A New York journalist finds himself out of a job when the actress that he reports as dead shows up alive and threatening to sue his newspaper; plot for Mark of the vampire: Local villagers believe a vampire is killing residents; plot for The mask of Fu Manchu: An infamous Asian mastermind and his diabolical daughter raid the tomb of Genghis Khan; plot for Mad love: An insane surgeon's obsession with an actress leads him to replace her pianist husband's wounded hands with those of a murderer; plot for The devil-doll: A Paris banker framed for robbery and murder escapes from prison with a scientist
Dracula's daughter by Lambert Hillyer( Visual )

6 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Literally picking up where Dracula left off, Dr. Von Helsing, thinking he has rid London of all vampires, is instead arrested for murder. Just when Von Helsing's fate seems sealed, the bodies suddenly disappear. Soon several people are found mysteriously killed, their bodies drained of all blood
The letter( Visual )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adulteress Leslie Crosbie fires a bullet into her lover, and then for good measure, five more. At trial, her plaintive testimony tilts the jury toward acquittal, then scheming Leslie learns someone has a telltale letter she wrote to her paramour
Ladies in retirement( Visual )

2 editions published in 1941 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A psychopathic companion-housekeeper strangles her employer, a retired actress, to prevent the institutionalization of the employer's two mentally ill sisters. Set in a lonely mansion on the Thames estuary
Universal classic monsters collection by Bela Lugosi( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Wolf Man: Upon the death of his brother, Talbot returns from America to his ancestral home in Wales. He visits a gypsy camp with Jenny, a village girl, he is attacked by Bela, a gypsy who has turned into a werewolf. Talbot kills the werewolf but is bitten during the fight. Bela's mother tells him that this will cause him to become a werewolf at each full moon. Talbot confesses his plight to his unbelieving father, Sir John, who then joins the villagers in a hunt for the wolf. Talbot, transformed by the full moon, heads for the forest and a fateful meeting with both Sir John
Universal classic monsters : the essential collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wolf man: A man who returns to the family estate to take over its affairs risks becoming a victim of the centuries-old curse of the werewolf
Blood on the sun ; The time of your life( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(Blood on the sun) An American newspaperman in Japan must elude capture after he uncovers a plot to bomb Pearl Harbor
Classic monsters( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The original classic starring Bela Lugosi is the signature adaptation of Bram Stoker's story that defined the iconic look and frightening character of the famed vampire
The lost patrol (1934) : shooting script by Dudley Nichols( )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Fort, Garrett Elsden.

Fort, Garrett Elsden 1900-1945

Garrett Fort Amerikaans scenarioschrijver (1900-1945)

Garrett Fort amerikansk manusforfattar

Garrett Fort amerikansk manusförfattare

Garrett Fort amerikansk manusforfatter

Garrett Fort amerikansk manuskriptforfatter

Garrett Fort écrivain et scénariste américain

Garrett Fort guionista estadounidense

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The lost patrolMad loveHollywood legends of horror : 6 masterworks of terrorDracula's daughter