WorldCat Identities

Warner, H. B. (Henry Byron) 1876-1958

Overview
Works: 122 works in 240 publications in 3 languages and 4,842 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Christmas films  Fantasy films  Political films  Film adaptations  Populist films  Comedy films  Angel films  Silent films  War films 
Roles: Actor, Dedicatee, Author, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by H. B Warner
Frank Capra's It's a wonderful life by Frank Capra( Visual )

13 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George Bailey has a lifelong dream-- to get out of tiny Bedford Falls, to see the world and do great things. But every time he tries to leave a crisis for the people of the town arises, and his heart won't let him abandon them. So when, after years of self-sacrifice, disaster strikes the Bailey Building And Loan on Christmas Eve, all George's struggles appear to have been fought for nothing. That's when Clarence, and angel trying to earn his wings, is sent down from heaven to give George the greatest Christmas gift of all: seeing how wonderful his life really is-- box
You can't take it with you by Frank Capra( Visual )

5 editions published between 1938 and 2015 in English and held by 645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A family of zany free spirits helps a stuffy financier realize there's more to life than money
The king of kings by Cecil B DeMille( Visual )

27 editions published between 1927 and 2017 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cecil B DeMille made movies for and of the masses, highlighting myths, mystery, and oversized stories. He excelled in the telling of the ultimate legends carved out of the Bible. The simple, straightforward saga of the last days of Christ's life is told in "The King of Kings." Told with DeMille's trademark opulent sets, incredible effects, and a cast of thousands, it is carefully crafted, flawless film making filled with as much meaning and message as possible. In 1927, working with the biggest budget in the history of Hollywood, DeMille spun the life of Christ into one of the highest-grossing, artistically executed films of all time
Mr. Deeds goes to town by Frank Capra( Visual )

4 editions published between 1936 and 2006 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A small town poet inherits $20,000,000 from his uncle and wants to give it away to people who need help. However, moochers, relatives, lawyers and executives who want to get a piece of the action attempt to have the poet incarcerated in a mental hospital
War classics( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Yank in Libya: United States war correspondent Mike Malone uncovers a Nazi conspiracy while on assignment in Libya, and on the run, turns to the British Intelligence stationed there
Strange impersonation( Visual )

5 editions published between 1946 and 2012 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Setting: New York and Los Angeles. Period: Contemporary. When a woman scientist tests a new anesthetic, she dreams that her assistant tries to kill her by means of a simulated accident. She is disfigured in the accident, loses her fiancee to the assistant, and has plastic surgery to make her look like someone else. Her new identity is eventually accused of murdering her old identity. She wakes up from her dream and agrees to marry her fiancee immediately
Frank Capra's Mr. Smith goes to Washington by Frank Capra( Visual )

8 editions published between 1939 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An idealist appointed to the United States Senate by a corrupt political machine bucks the system
Frank Capra's "It's a wonderful life"( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sentimental classic about a young man who attempts to end his own life, only to be shown the error of his ways by his guardian angel
Five star final( Visual )

8 editions published between 1931 and 2012 in German and English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Early in this brisk dramedy, a jaded newsman laments that some reporters furnish the manure while some grow the flowers. Editor Joe Randall's newspaper is suddenly in the manure biz. To increase readership and revenues, he's pressured against his principles to come up with a sensationalist tale or two. So Randall revisits a love-nest murder of years past. Circulation soars. But living people - real people - involved in the story are victimized. Randall could never imagine the tragedy to follow."--Container
Liliom by Frank Borzage( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Liliom, a merry-go-round barker at a Budapest amusement park, becomes enamored of Julie, a servant girl, and though under the influence of Madame Muskat, a sideshow entrepreneur, he marries the girl
New moon by Robert Pattinson( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jeanette MacDonald and Nelson Eddy sing the glorious music of Sigmund Romberg and Oscar Hammerstein II! Jeanette MacDonald and Nelson Eddy conjure romantic magic once more in the sixth of their eight fabled films -- this one based on the inspiring 1927 operetta about a beautiful young French heiress and a dashing revolutionary nobleman irresistibly drawn together in 19th-century New Orleans. Savor again the delicious flavors of Naughty Marietta, Maytime and Sweethearts in this swashbuckling adventure that transports Mlle. Marianne de Beaumanoir and Charles, Duc de Villiers, to the stormy high seas, piracy and shipwreck on an uncharted tropical island. Note among the impressive cast the great silent screen comic Buster Keaton as the prisoner Lulu and the famed vaudevillian Joe Yule (Mickey Rooney's father) as Maurice. This magnificent motion picture experience is a joy forever. - Container
The Corsican Brothers( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There's plenty of swordplay and swashbuckling adventure in Alexandre Dumas's tale of identical twins separated as infants, and raised unaware of each other's existence. One becomes a Parisian gentleman, the other a country bandit. When they are reunited as adults, they seek revenge on the evil Baron who plundered their homestead and robbed them of their birthright. Complications arise when both fall in love with the same beautiful Countess, and the rivalry threatens to derail their vendetta
War classics : Casablanca express ; Cold war killers ; A yank in Libya ; Waterfront ; Commandos ; Eagles attack at dawn ; Hitler's SS: portrait of evil ; Go for broke( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disc 2. Commandos: "U.S. Army Sgt. Sullivan is in an against-all-odds war adventure about a group of misfit soldiers he trains to stage a daring mission in North Africa. The platoon is ordered to take over an Italian camp, but as soon as the American soldiers reach their target, all hell breaks loose when some unexpected twists get in the way of completing their mission." Eagles attack at dawn: This story "is centered on a rescue mission to retrieve Israeli commandos from a Syrian prison. The operation is a covert maneuver involving members of the Israeli Army and Security Services".--Container. Hitler's SS: portrait of evil: "An overall look at Hitler's regime, focusing in on two young brothers from Berlin who join the Nazi camp"--Container. Go for broke: "The 442nd Regimental Combat Team is honored due to its make-up of mostly Japanese-American volunteers who loyally and courageously fought in World War II against their homeland and in the name of the United States. In particular, the film focuses on Lt. Mike Grayson, who holds prejudices against his men; ideas that were prevalent about all Japanese-Americans at the time. But as he watches the valiant men selflessly engage in battle, the lieutenant's biases are slowly chipped away until they are completely dissolved by the end of the war"--Container
Cecil B. DeMille's The king of kings( Visual )

2 editions published in 1997 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Epic retelling of the last days of Jesus Christ. Print features the original Photophone score
The divine lady( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the romance between Lady Emma Hamilton, and British war hero Admiral Horatio Nelson set against the background the naval battles
In old Santa Fe( Visual )

10 editions published between 1934 and 2011 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dude ranch is visited by some gangsters with the intention of robbing the local stage. A ranch hand runs afoul of the gangsters when the gang leader tries to steal his girlfriend. Attempting to throw off the authorities to their actions, the gang frames the ranch hand for murder, forcing him to clear his name
Bulldog Drummond's secret police( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Drummond is all set to marry his sweetheart, Phyllis, when the eccentric Professor Downie suddenly arrives, informing the Captain that there is a buried treasure hidden somewhere on his estate and that he has the secret cipher which will lead them to it. After deciphering the code, the professor is murdered. Drummond and his loyal crew explore the manor's mysterious, unknown passageways uncovering a gothic torture chamber in their quest to discover both the treasure and the identity of the professor's killer"--Container
The prince of thieves( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robin Hood comes to the aid of Lady Marian and her brother to help rescue Christabel, his fiancée, from an arranged marriage. When the father recaptures his daughter, he also kidnaps Marian in the process. Robin gathers all of the Merry Men and together they must rescue both women. Friar Tuck then performs a triple wedding uniting Robin and Marian, the brother and Christabel, and Little John and a handmaiden named Maude
Zaza( Visual )

3 editions published in 2017 and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A vivacious French showgirl falls in love with a married man
War classics : Black brigade ; Half-shot at sunrise ; They raid by night ; Five for hell( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Casablanca express: Commando Al Cooper must foil the Nazi's attempt to capture Winston Churchill on the train to Casablanca
 
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Frank Capra's It's a wonderful life
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You can't take it with youMr. Deeds goes to townFrank Capra's Mr. Smith goes to WashingtonBulldog Drummond's secret police
Alternative Names
H. B. Warner acteur britannique

H. B. Warner amerikanesche Schauspiller

H.B. Warner attore inglese

H. B. Warner Brits acteur

H.B. Warner brytyjski aktor

H. B. Warner US-amerikanischer Film- und Theaterschauspieler britischer Herkunft

H・B・ワーナー

Warner, H.B. 1875-1958

Warner, Henry B. 1875-1958

Warner Henry Byron 1875-1958

Warner, Henry Byron 1876-1958

Warner-Lickford, Henry Byron 1875-1958

Warner-Lickford, Henry Byron 1876-1958

Χ. Μπ. Γουόρνερ

Уорнер, Генри Байрон

اچ.بی. وارنر

Languages
English (101)

German (4)

French (2)