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Fort, Garrett

Overview
Works: 105 works in 419 publications in 8 languages and 7,846 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, Conceptor, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Garrett Fort
Dracula by Tod Browning( Visual )

80 editions published between 1931 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 1,777 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 )

59 editions published between 1931 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 1,582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frankenstein is the greatest horror film of all time. 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
Frankenstein by James Whale( Visual )

51 editions published between 1931 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 1,027 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
Frankenstein : the legacy collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 980 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frankenstein: Dr. Frankenstein creates a true monster from dead human parts, but it gets out of control and into 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 exact revenge upon their many enemies
The mark of Zorro by Rouben Mamoulian( Visual )

16 editions published between 1940 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 714 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 354 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 )

14 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 )

29 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 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Devil's Island escapee poses as a toy shop worker, using secrets of miniaturizing human beings to do his bidding and exact his revenge on those who sent him to prison
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 77 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 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Son of Dracula: Lon Chaney, Jr. portrays Count Alucard, Dracula's son, in this story of a Southern heiress who winds up under the evil spell of the Count
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 40 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 38 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

(The time of your life) Story of a run-down San Francisco bar patronized by a group of lovable eccentrics
Ladies in retirement by Edward Percy( Book )

2 editions published in 1941 in English and held by 16 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 by Richard J Anobile( Book )

11 editions published between 1931 and 2015 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Victor Frankenstein is obsessed with discovering the secret to creating life. But when he successfully builds and animates his creature, Victor becomes terrified and abandons the "monster." The monster begs for Victor's compassion, but upon receiving none, threatens revenge
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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