WorldCat Identities

Fort, Garrett

Overview
Works: 131 works in 445 publications in 8 languages and 7,876 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Horror films  Film adaptations  Monster films  Vampire films  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films  History  Swashbuckler films  Western films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Adapter, Scenarist, Author, Other, Bibliographic antecedent, Conceptor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Garrett Fort
Frankenstein by James Whale( Visual )

72 editions published between 1931 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 2,404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tampering with life and death, Dr. Frankenstein pieces together salvaged body parts to create a human monster, but his dreams of perfection are thwarted when the monster becomes an uncontrollable beast
Dracula( Visual )

13 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 1,420 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
Frankenstein : the legacy collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 926 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frankenstein: Dr. Frankenstein creates a true monster from dead human parts, but it gets out of control and creates trouble. Bride of Frankenstein: Dr. Frankenstein agrees to help create a new creature, a woman, to be the companion of the monster. Son of Frankenstein: Wolf Frankenstein, the doctor's son, returns with his wife, to claim his inheritance. Ghost of Frankenstein: Ygor resurrects Frankenstein's monster and brings him to the original doctor's son, Ludwig, for help. House of Frankenstein: Dracula, the Wolf Man and the Frankenstein monster extract revenge upon their many enemies
The mark of Zorro by Rouben Mamoulian( Visual )

10 editions published between 1940 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 708 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 )

4 editions published between 1934 and 2006 in English and held by 359 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 )

16 editions published between 1929 and 2003 in English and held by 275 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 )

28 editions published between 1944 and 2007 in English and held by 230 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
Dracula( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a naive real estate agent succumbs to the will of the Count, the two head to London where the vampire hopes to stroll among respectable society by day and search for potential victims by night
Frankenstein by James Whale( Visual )

40 editions published between 1959 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Frankenstein dares to tamper with life and death by creating a human monster in his laboratory; but his dreams of perfection are thwarted when the monster becomes an uncontrollable beast
Mad love by Karl Freund( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 154 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
Dracula by Tod Browning( Visual )

57 editions published between 1931 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although there have been numerous screen versions of Bram Stoker's classic tale, none is more enduring than the 1931 original. The ominous portrayal of Count Dracula by Bela Lugosi, combined with horror specialist director Tod Browning, help to create the film's eerie mood. Dracula remains a masterpiece not only of the genre, but for all time
Lady for a night( Visual )

8 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in English and held by 90 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 78 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 64 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 52 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
Universal classic monsters collection by Bela Lugosi( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 50 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
The lost patrol (1934) : shooting script by Dudley Nichols( )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frankenstein : the restored version( Visual )

7 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Frankenstein dares to tamper with life and death by creating a human monster in his laboratory but his dreams of perfection are thwarted when the monster becomes an uncontrollable beast
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
Frankenstein : [the man who made a monster]( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Frankenstein dares to tamper with life and death by creating a human monster in his laboratory but his dreams of perfection are thwarted when the monster becomes an uncontrollable beast
 
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Alternative Names
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

Garrett Fort guionista estauxunidense (1900–1945)

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