WorldCat Identities

Fort, Garrett

Overview
Works: 84 works in 383 publications in 8 languages and 7,755 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Horror films  Film adaptations  Vampire films  Monster films  Fantasy films  Action and adventure films  History  Swashbuckler films  Western films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Adapter, Scenarist, Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Conceptor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Garrett Fort
Frankenstein : the legacy collection by James Whale( Visual )

58 editions published between 1931 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adaptation of Mary Shelley's novel about the scientist who creates a terrifying monster
Dracula by Tod Browning( Visual )

78 editions published between 1931 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,766 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 )

15 editions published between 1940 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 713 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 346 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 )

12 editions published between 1929 and 2003 in English and held by 279 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 239 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 )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 153 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's daughter by Lambert Hillyer( Visual )

6 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in English and held by 113 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
Lady for a night( Visual )

8 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jenny Blake is the owner of a riverboat casino, but 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 74 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
The letter( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 53 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
Frankenstein by James Whale( Visual )

16 editions published between 1931 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tampering with life and death, Dr. Frankenstein pieces together salvaged body parts to create a human monster
Ladies in retirement( Visual )

2 editions published in 1941 in English and held by 37 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 : the essential collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bride of Frankenstein: Baron Frankenstein is blackmailed by Dr. Praetorious into reviving his monster and building a mate for it
Blood on the sun ; The time of your life( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 21 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
El Doctor Frankenstein by James Whale( Visual )

10 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in Spanish and English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El doctor Henry Von Frankenstein s'embarca en un experiment tenebrós: construir, a partir de cadàvers, un nou ésser humà i el cervell que empra és el d'un criminal, el que condueix al monstre a l'odi més cruel. Ajudat pel seu criat Fritz s'endinsa durant la nit en els cementiris de la localitat per robar la matèria primera. Boris Karloff es va fer famós en interpretar la criatura. La censura nord-americana va obligar a tallar l'escena de Frankenstein i la nena a l'estany
Ladies in retirement; a play in three acts by Edward Percy( Book )

2 editions published in 1941 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A psychopathic companion-housekeeper strangles her employer, a retired actress, to prevent the institutionalization of the her two mentally ill sisters. Set in a lonely mansion on the Thames estuary
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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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Frankenstein : the legacy collection
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 Screenwriter

Гаррет Форт

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DraculaThe lost patrolMad loveDracula's daughterHollywood legends of horror : 6 masterworks of terror