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Edeson, Arthur 1891-1970

Overview
Works: 167 works in 478 publications in 7 languages and 13,150 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  War films  History  Detective and mystery films  Action and adventure films  Horror films  Historical films  Monster films  Film noir 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Actor, Illustrator, Other, Videographer , Editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Arthur Edeson
 
Most widely held works by Arthur Edeson
Casablanca by Michael Curtiz( Visual )

67 editions published between 1942 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,859 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in World War II Morocco within a city filled with European refugees. A bitter nightclub owner helps his former lover and her Resistance-hero husband escape from the Nazis
All quiet on the western front by Lewis Milestone( Visual )

31 editions published between 1930 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,834 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the outset of World War I a group of German schoolboys, fired by patriotism, enlist for the Fatherland but are ill-prepared for the realities of trench warfare. Milestone sought to convey Remarque's pacifist message through a mixture of stylisation and naturalism. The poetic dialogue combines humour and sentimentality. The much-praised sense of reality in the recreation of trench warfare was achieved through unusually precise pre-planning and the harnessing of camera movement to swift cutting
The Maltese falcon by John Huston( Visual )

36 editions published between 1941 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,700 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sam Spade is a partner in a private-eye firm who finds himself hounded by police when his partner is killed while tailing a man. The woman who asked his partner to follow the man turns out to be someone who is not what she says she is, and is really involved in something to do with the 'Maltese Falcon', a gold-encrusted life-sized statue of a falcon, the only one of its kind
Frankenstein by James Whale( Visual )

19 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 1,698 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
Mutiny on the Bounty by Frank Lloyd( Visual )

9 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1789, the HMS Bounty sets sail under Captain William Bligh. Bligh is the cruelest taskmaster and his cruelties become more than first mate Christian can bear. After the Captain causes the death of the ship's doctor, the crew stage a mutiny, with Christian in charge. Bligh is set adrift in an open boat with a handful of his loyal officers and limited supplies
The Maltese Falcon by John Huston( Visual )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 1,062 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In The Maltese falcon, Sam Spade is a partner in a private-eye firm who finds himself hounded by police when his partner is killed while tailing a man. The woman who asked his partner to follow the man turns out to be someone who is not what she says she is, and is really involved in something to do with the 'Maltese Falcon', a gold-encrusted life-sized statue of a falcon, the only one of its kind. In Satan met a lady, Sam Spade is now PI Ted Shane, pulled into the hunt for the jewel-filled Horn of Roland
The thief of Bagdad : an Arabian Nights fantasy( Visual )

13 editions published between 1924 and 2004 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A carefree pickpocket turns his appealing brand of mischievous thievery toward the attainment of happiness-- and an exotic Princess. The only way he can win either is by retrieving the rarest treasures hidden within the mysterious Orient, a quest that grows more fantastic with every passing thrill
The original Nancy Drew movie mystery collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nancy Drew, detective: Nancy and Ted Nickerson solve a kidnapping case of a wealthy elderly lady; Nancy Drew, reporter: When a young woman is accused in a poisoning death, Nancy searches for a vital piece of evidence to clear her; Nancy Drew, trouble shooter: Nancy clears her Uncle Matt of murder charges when she exposes the real murderers; Nancy Drew and the hidden staircase: Nancy and Ted must try to solve a murder to save two elderly ladies from losing their family home
The invisible man by James Whale( Visual )

13 editions published between 1933 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Claude Rains delivers a remarkable performance in The Invisible Man as a mysterious doctor who discovers a serum that makes him invisible. Covered by bandages and dark glasses, he arrives at a small English village and attempts to hide his amazing discovery. He soon learns, however, that the same drug which renders him invisible slowly drives him to commit acts of unspeakable terror. Based on H.G. Wells' classic novel and featuring groundbreaking special effects, The Invisible Man remains a masterpiece not only of the genre, but of all time
They drive by night by Raoul Walsh( Visual )

10 editions published between 1984 and 2006 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A tale of brothers trying to make it as independent truck drivers."--Cover
The three musketeers by Fred Niblo( Visual )

5 editions published between 1921 and 2016 in English and Multiple languages and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dashing 17th century cavalier, D'Artagnan, joins forces with three of Louis XIII's musketeers, Athos, Porthos and Aramis, in a race to retrieve the Queen's diamonds and save the throne from the wicked machinations of Lady de Winter and Cardinal Richelieu. Though much simplified from Dumas, the film is noteworthy for its tight editing and the bravura of Fairbank's performance
Robin Hood by Allan Dwan( Visual )

10 editions published between 1922 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robin de Locksey regresa a Inglaterra tras combatir contra los infieles en las cruzadas, pero el hermano del Rey Arturo ha usurpado el poder e impone su tiranía, por lo que el noble sajón decide refugiarse en el bosque de Sherwood y luchar contra el príncipe Juan
Stella Dallas by King Vidor( Visual )

3 editions published between 1925 and 2013 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Even after her marriage to well-bred Stephen Dallas ends, irrepressible Stella is determined to give their daughter the life she never had. When it comes down to her child's happiness versus her own, Stella's sacrifice is the epitome of bravery
Gold diggers of 1937( Visual )

4 editions published between 1936 and 2017 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What's a chorine to do after her show flops? Become a gold digger! The cuties do so en masse as the Gold Diggers of 1937, kicking Depression Era blues in the keister. Dick Powell plays an insurance agent with musical ambitions, Joan Blondell is a showgirl who gives up spangles for a stenographer's pad and ... well who watches any Diggers for it's plot? Instead, watch as dance creator Busby Berkeley turns a garden party into a tap-happy romp. As Blondell leads leggy soldiers in a banner-waving, precision-formation "All's Fair in Love and War" spectacle that's Burkeley at his showy best. As Powell croons a Gold Diggers lullaby "With Plenty of Money and You." In short, plenty of reasons to watch. Again and again
Sergeant York by Howard Hawks( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During World War I, a man from Tennessee is torn between his pacifist principles and his patriotic duty. He goes on to become the most famous hero of that war, Alvin C. York
Sherlock Holmes in a study in Scarlet by Edwin L Marin( Visual )

6 editions published between 1933 and 2004 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Members of an underground crime ring are being murdered. Holmes' investigation leads him to the beautiful Mrs. Pyke and to a stately ancestral home -- complete with screams in the foggy night, cloaked figures moving through secret passages, and a sinister Asian butler. The story bears little resemblance to the original A. Conan Doyle mystery
They won't forget( Visual )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Despite circumstantial evidence, a Southern prosecutor tries to pin a murder on an African American man. Based on the infamous Leo Frank case
My wild Irish rose( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"My Wild Irish Rose stars golden age of Hollywood tenor Dennis Morgan as turn-of-the-century tenor Chauncey Olcott, who brought When Irish eyes are smiling, Mother Machree and more beloved airs to eager theater audiences. Olcott's rise from tugboat skipper to minstrel man to star and composer, his relationships with two women--Lillian Russell (Andrea King) and true love Rose Donovan"--Container
The Maltese falcon( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Maltese falcon: The first adaptation of The Maltese falcon, in which detective Sam Spade searches for a rare statuette while trying to solve the murder of his partner
Palooka( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mayme walks out on her husband, Pete Palooka, after he wins the middleweight championship and shows his proclivity for life in the fast lane. She raises son Joe on a farm, by herself. When slippery fight manager Knobby Walsh happens to discover Joe's surprising punching power, he signs him. Now it's Joe's turn to live in the fast lane, winning fights and drinking hard with vamp Nina. However, when McSwatt and his manager trick Joe into a rematch, it's time to test his real boxing talent
 
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All quiet on the western front
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All quiet on the western frontThe Maltese falconFrankensteinThe original Nancy Drew movie mystery collectionThe invisible manSergeant York
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Adeson, Arthur 1891-1970

Arthur Edeson Amerikaans director of photography (1891-1970)

Arthur Edeson caméraman américain

Arthur Edeson direttore della fotografia statunitense

Arthur Edeson direutor de fotografía estauxunidense (1891–1970)

Arthur Edeson US-amerikanischer Kameramann

Arthur Edeson usona kameraisto

Άρθουρ Έντισον

Артур Едісон

Артур Эдисон

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ארתור אדסון

ארתור אדסון צלם קולנוע אמריקאי

آرتور ادسون

アーサー・エディソン

亚瑟·亚当斯

亞瑟·艾德森

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