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Walthall, Henry B. (Henry Brazeale) 1878-1936

Overview
Works: 179 works in 568 publications in 5 languages and 7,952 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Silent films  Historical films  War films  Television mini-series  Short films  Television adaptations  Educational films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other, Costume designer, Director
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Henry B Walthall
The birth of a nation by D. W Griffith( Visual )

204 editions published between 1914 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 2,985 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This epic story of the Civil War as seen through the lives of two families is a controversial classic of film history
Charles Dickens' A tale of two cities by Charles Dickens( Visual )

7 editions published between 1983 and 2006 in English and held by 765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An elaborate adaptation of Dickens' classic tale of the French Revolution. Dissipated lawyer Sydney Carton defends emigre Charles Darnay from charges of spying against England. He becomes enamored of Darnay's fiancée, Lucie Manette, and agrees to help her save Darnay from the guillotine when he is captured by Revolutionaries in Paris"--Marg Baskin in the IMDB, viewed Dec. 12, 2006
Wings by William A Wellman( Visual )

4 editions published between 1927 and 2013 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The first Best Film Oscar went to this aerial World War I adventure about two fledgling aviators itching to take on the Kaiser's aces."--Publisher description
The scarlet letter by Wim Wenders( Visual )

30 editions published between 1926 and 2014 in English and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of Hawthorne's novel of the same title, about an adulteress in puritanical, 18th century New England
The birth of a nation : D.W. Griffith's American epic( Visual )

10 editions published between 1915 and 2011 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nearly 100 years after its initial release, this film remains one of the most controversial films ever made and a landmark achievement in film history that continues to fascinate and enrage audiences. It is the epic story of two families, one Northern and one Southern, during and after the Civil War. D.W. Griffith's masterful direction combines brilliant battle scenes and tender romance with a vicious portrayal of African-Americans
D.W. Griffith : years of discovery, 1909-1913( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty two of the best early films directed by D.W. Griffith which helped shape cinematic narrative for two generations
The avenging conscience, or, 'Thou shalt not kill' by D. W Griffith( Visual )

13 editions published between 1914 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Avenging conscience: A young writer who was raised by a stern uncle falls in love with a young woman. When the uncle attempts to track down the woman, the nephew kills him and then sees ghosts
Abraham Lincoln by D. W Griffith( Visual )

14 editions published between 1930 and 2012 in English and Turkish and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abraham Lincoln: An episodic biography of the 16th President of the United States focusing on Lincoln's personal tragedies as well as his great accomplishments
Mad love by Karl Freund( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 148 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
Mary Pickford : rags & riches collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sparrows: Molly, the eldest child at a baby farm hidden deep in a swamp, must rescue the others when their cruel master decides that one of them will be disposed of
The sealed room( Visual )

2 editions published in 1909 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The king constructs a cozy, windowless love-nest for himself and his concubine. However, she is not faithful to her sovereign, but consorts with the court troubadour. In fact, they use the king's new play chamber for their own love craft. When the king discovers this, he sends for his masons. With the faithless duo still inside, the masons use stone and mortar to quietly seal the only door to the vault
Chandu the magician( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A scientist is kidnapped and his experimental death ray falls into the wrong hands. The scientist enlists the help of his brother-in-law, Chandu the magician, to find the gun and save humanity
Rescued from an eagle's nest( Visual )

2 editions published in 1908 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An eagle carries a woodsman's baby to its nest. The woodsman, D.W. Griffith, kills the eagle and rescues the baby. This film combines natural outdoor settings with painted scenery. Mainly the responsibility of Edwin S. Porter, this film is an example of American early film making techniques, particularly camera work and primative special effects
A trap for santa( Visual )

2 editions published in 1909 in Undetermined and English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is one of a selection of short motion pictures that traces D.W. Griffith's rapid, unparalleled development as a filmmaker during his five year stint at the Biograph Company, a development that contributed substantially to the emergence of film as a powerful form of cultural expression
Death's marathon( Visual )

2 editions published in 1913 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is one of a selection of short motion pictures that traces D.W. Griffith's rapid, unparalleled development as a filmmaker during his five year stint at the Biograph Company, a development that contributed substantially to the emergence of film as a powerful form of cultural expression
Judith of Bethulia by D. W Griffith( Visual )

18 editions published between 1913 and 2012 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 1st title is a film adaptation of the Old Testament story of Judith and "Captain Holofernes." The 2nd title is a combination of "four mini-narratives end-to-end, to pay homage to the life and music of John Howard Payne"--Slipcase
The birth of a nation : the birth of a race( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of two families, North and South, who are caught up in the Civil War and then the Reconstruction period. Includes an abbreviated version of "The birth of a race" (1918) which was conceived as a protest against the racism of "Birth of a nation."
Judge Priest( Visual )

9 editions published between 1985 and 2007 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The good judge tries the case of a Civil War veteran accused of assault before a jury of Confederate veterans
Naissance d'une nation Birth of a nation (The) by D. W Griffith( Visual )

9 editions published between 1915 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La guerre de Sécession. Deux familles éprouvées : les Stoneman (favorables au Nord) et les Cameron (sudistes). Le retour de la paix ne calme pas les esprits. Lincoln est assassiné. Les troubles
 
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Brazeale Walthall, Henry 1878-1936

Henricus Brazeale Walthall

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Henry B. Walthall Amerikaans acteur (1878-1936)

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Walthall, Henry Brazeale 1878-1936

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