WorldCat Identities

Housman, Arthur 1889-1942

Overview
Works: 49 works in 82 publications in 1 language and 784 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Silent films  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Romance films  Biographical films  Outtakes  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Romantic comedy films  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Arthur Housman
Lonesome( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The early Hollywood gem, Lonesome, is the creation of a little-known, but audacious and one-of-a-kind auteur, Paul Fejos, who bridged the gap between the silent and sound eras. Fejos pulled out all the stops for his lovely New York symphony set in antic Coney Island during the Fourth of July weekend, employing color tinting, superimposition effects, experimental editing, and a roving camera, plus three dialogue scenes, added because of the craze for talkies
Sunrise : a song of two humans by F. W Murnau( Visual )

17 editions published between 1927 and 2013 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a young farmer who comes near murdering his wife, only to love her more in the end
The Olive Thomas collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The flapper is a silent film about an innocent girl from the country who comes to a boarding school and enjoys the sophisticated life of a liberated women until she gets mixed up with some crooks and must do what's responsible. Olive Thomas, everybody's sweetheart is the story of her short life, its successes and sudden end
F.W. Murnau's Sunrise (1927)( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a young farmer who comes near murdering his wife, only to love her more in the end
Manhandled( Visual )

1 edition published in 2018 and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of Tessie McGuire, a down- on-her-luck salesgirl who climbs the social ladder by pretending to be a Russian countess. Tessie is a working class gal whose boyfriend Jimmy stands her up on a date, so she goes to a sculptor's party instead, where her skill with mimicry makes her a hit. She is hired by a fashionable dressmaking establishment to use her acting skills on their customers
The Bat( Visual )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presented on the main videocassette is The Bat, a recently-discovered silent film about a criminal who dresses as a bat, which Bob Kane claimed as an inspiration for his comic-book creation, Batman. The supplementary cassette, entitled Bat clips, includes scenes from the 1966 Batman television series starring Adam West and Burt Ward, a public service announcement featuring Yvonne Craig as Batgirl, television ads for the 1966 feature film, and footage of cast appearances
Mrs. Wiggs of the cabbage patch( Visual )

2 editions published between 1934 and 2014 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A struggling mother with five mouths to feed, Mrs. Wiggs waits patiently for her husband, who has been gone for three long years, to return. Holding off creditors as best she can, Mrs. Wiggs still tries to look out for others including her spinster friend, Miss Hazy, who is determined to land a husband
Sunrise by F. W Murnau( Visual )

4 editions published in 2013 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A naive country man falls for a cold-blooded city woman who persuades him to drown his wife in order to be with her
Edgar Kennedy comedy collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five of Edgar Kennedy's funniest movie shorts from RKO, which were precursors to the first TV sitcoms
The Olive Thomas collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The flapper is a silent film about an innocent girl from the country who comes to a boarding school and enjoys the sophisticated life of a liberated women until she gets mixed up with some crooks and must do what's responsible. Olive Thomas, everybody's sweetheart is the story of her short life, its successes and sudden end
Sunrise : a song of two humans( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A villager in love with a city woman tries to kill his wife but then repents and spends a happy day with her
The flapper( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of an innocent girl from the country who comes to a boarding school and enjoys the sophisticated life of a liberated women until she gets mixed up with some crooks and must do what's responsible
Forgotten terrors( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Phantom: A master criminal known as The Phantom, makes a spectacular escaped from Death Row and continues his murderous activities. ; The Intruder: A mixture of mystery, adventure, and murder in one wild package. ; Tangled Destinies: That's what happens along the way in this "old dark house" tinged mystery. A plane bound for L.A. is forced to land in the desert during the night due to heavy fog. ; Dead Men Walk: Dr. Lloyd Clayton is a kindly, respected doctor of a New England town. His twin brother, Elwyn, is an evil man of the occult who comes back from the dead as a vampire
Scram by Ray McCarey( Visual )

2 editions published between 1969 and 2004 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scram: Ordered out of town by angry Judge Beaumont, vagrants Stanley and Oliver meet a congenial drunk who invites them to stay at his luxurious mansion. The drunk can't find his key, but the boys find a way in, sending the surprised woman inside into a faint. They revive her with what they think is water, but is actually gin, and all get tipsy in the process. Outside, the drunk realizes he's at the wrong house and stumbles off. Eventually, the real homeowner arrives, none other than Judge Beaumont
Lonesome( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The early Hollywood gem, Lonesome, is the creation of a little-known, but audacious and one-of-a-kind auteur, Paul Fejos, who bridged the gap between the silent and sound eras. Fejos pulled out all the stops for his lovely New York symphony set in antic Coney Island during the Fourth of July weekend, employing color tinting, superimposition effects, experimental editing, and a roving camera, plus three dialogue scenes, added because of the craze for talkies
Night life in Reno( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wife catches her husband messing around with another woman. Outraged, she proceeds to Reno, Nevada, for a quickie divorce. Since Reno requires a six-week wait for a divorce to become final, the wife must find something to do during that time, so she decides to take advantage of the night life of the city, which she finds out to be a lot wilder than she expected
Forbidden. Novelized by A. Housman from the screen story by Frank Capra, etc by Arthur Housman( Book )

2 editions published in 1932 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sing, sinner, sing( Visual )

3 editions published in 1933 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From Internet Movie Database: "A singer on a gambling ship is married to a wealthy playboy. When he is found murdered, all evidence points to her as the culprit, and she is put on trial for the crime."
Braveheart( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Nelson Fish Cannery is preventing Indians from gaining access to their ancestral fishing grounds in violation of the U.S. Government treaty, and the tribe is threatened with starvation. Chief Standing Rock, in an attempt to prevent an bloody uprising led by hot-headed brave Ki-Yote, sends his son Braveheart to college to learn the white man's law and champion the tribe's rights in the legal system. Braveheart becomes a football star and writes a best selling book whose profits fund the tribe's legal battles. In an attempt to instigate a shooting war, Ki-Yote and his braves abduct a white girl. Braveheart is given 24 hours to hunt and kill Ki-Yote and return the girl unharmed, or the Cavalry will attack the reservation."--Container
 
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Alternative Names
Arthur Housman acteur américain

Arthur Housman actor estadounidense

Arthur Housman actor estatunidenc

Arthur Housman actor estauxunidense (1889–1942)

Arthur Housman Amerikaans acteur (1889-1942)

Arthur Housman amerikansk skådespelare

Arthur Housman amerikansk skodespelar

Arthur Housman amerikansk skuespiller

Arthur Housman attore statunitense

Arthur Housman US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Arthur Housman yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

Houseman, Arthur, 1889-1942

Houseman, Arthur, 1890-1942

Housman, Arthur, 1890-1942

Артур Хаусман

آرتور هاوسمن بازیگر آمریکایی

آرثر هوسمان ممثل أمريكي

Languages
English (31)