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Barthelmess, Richard 1895-1963

Works: 156 works in 497 publications in 6 languages and 6,291 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Silent films  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Romance films  War films  Aviation films  Biographical films  Documentary films  Western films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Richard Barthelmess
Broken blossoms or The yellow man and the girl by D. W Griffith( Visual )

113 editions published between 1918 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young Chinaman in London's squalid Limehouse district hopes to spread the peaceful philosophy of his Eastern religion. He befriends a pitiful street waif who is mistreated by her brutal father. Nursing her back to health, tragedy results when an unspoken romance flowers between them
Way down East by D. W Griffith( Visual )

84 editions published between 1920 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 991 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Melodrama about a young woman who is lured into a fake marriage, becomes pregnant and is abandoned. She moves to a small town and falls in love with a wealthy but humble man, but cannot escape her scandalous past
Only angels have wings by Howard Hawks( Visual )

30 editions published between 1939 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of the men working for a South American mail and freight business in the 1930's. They are trying to win a lucrative government contract to carry mail, and must perform satisfactorily despite bad weather, injuries, poor cash flow and a woman trying to win the boss's heart
Tol'able David by Henry King( Visual )

29 editions published between 1921 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This drama, directed by Henry King and featuring Richard Barthelmess, Gladys Hulette, and Walter P. Lewis, is about a young man who desires to seek vengeance on thugs who wreaked his family
Howard Hawks' only angels have wings( Visual )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2016 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A traveling entertainer gets more than she bargained for during a stopover in a South American port town. There she meets a handsome yet aloof daredevil pilot, who runs an airmail company, staring down death while servicing towns in treacherous mountain terrain. Both attracted to and repelled by his romantic sense of danger, she decides to stay on, despite his protestations
Forbidden Hollywood collection( Visual )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disc 4: Wild Bill: Explores the life and directorial times of William A. Wellman. The men who made the movies: Wellman shares many stories and speaks bluntly of the producers with who he has worked and describes his remarkable star-making and star-spotting abilities. He was responsible for helping actors win Oscars and discovered such notable actors as James Cagney and Gary Cooper
The spoilers by Ray Enright( Visual )

3 editions published between 1942 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Wayne and Randolph Scott duke it out for Marlene Dietrich's love in this riotous Western set in an Alaskan boomtown. When ship captain Roy Glennister (John Wayne) finds out he's been duped out of a mine claim by the smooth-talking Alexander McNamara (Randolph Scott), he turns to a sassy saloon singer named Cherry Malotte (Marlene Dietrich) for help in stopping the land-grabbing thug. But revenge soon turns to romance as Cherry and Roy discover sparks in the cold frontier boomtown. When McNamara makes a pass of his own, it's all out war as the quips? and furniture? go flying in this hilarious and hard-hitting adventure
The Cary Grant box set( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The awful truth: One of the best "screwball" comedies of the thirties, in which a separated couple do their best to spoil one another's love affair while awaiting their divorce
Griffith masterworks( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of films directed by D.W. Griffith
John Wayne( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The war wagon: A rancher recruits a brash gunslinger and a raucous crew of misfits and readies them to pull off one of the most impossible heists of all time
Forbidden Hollywood( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Volume Six turns the spotlight on adultery, alcoholism, prostitution, and racism, issues that the Production Code would soon ban from the screen. The Wet Parade: ... Demon whiskey brings ruin to two families in this all-star adaptation of Upton Sinclair's impassioned novel. Downstairs: ... A philandering chauffer creates havoc in an upper-class household. Mandalay: ... A Russian refugee seeks revenge upon the ex-lover who sold her into slavery. Massacre: ... A college-educated Sioux wreaks vengeance upon the white officials who abused his family and cheated his people."--Container
The cabin in the cotton by Michael Curtiz( Visual )

3 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Madge Norwood, daughter of a Southern planter, is alluring, seductive, and as deadly as a cottonmouth snake. She is drawn to the promising Marvin Blake, son of a sharecropper, who her father is training to manage his holdings
Forbidden Hollywood( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When ladies meet: A female novelist whose latest work extols the virtues of extramarital amour has a fling with her married publisher
Forbidden Hollywood collection( Visual )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wild boys of the road: Tom and Ed are high school students whose parents, thanks to the Depression, have lost their jobs. Wanting to help make money, they set off on the rails looking for work. They finally end up in New York and Ed thinks he might have found a job
Bibliographie der Freimaurerei in Amerika : Nachtrag zu der Bibliographie des Br. Kloss by Richard Barthelmess( Book )

11 editions published between 1856 and 1969 in German and English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dawn patrol( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tormented over his sending eager young recruits to their deaths, Major Brand is heavily criticized by his ace pilots, Dick Courtney and Douglas Scott. But when the major is promoted and Courtney assumes command, he finds himself in the same situation as his predecessor when he dispatches Scott's inexperienced brother on an ill-fated mission, a sacrifice of war for which he must soon make amends. This film is the "talkie" debut for director Howard Hawks
Heroes for sale by William A Wellman( Visual )

3 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fascinating social story about a wounded ex-doughboy who overcomes one tragic event after another
Griffith masterworks 2( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The last flight( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Former WWI pilots struggle to return to civilian life after the end of the war
Broken blossoms by Robert Edgar Long( )

1 edition published in 1919 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Alternative Names
Barthelmess, Richard

Barthelmess, Richard S. 1895-1963

Barthelmess, Richard Semler 1895-1963

Ričard Bartelmes

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Richard Barthelmess acteur américain

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Ричард Бартелмес

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Only angels have wingsForbidden Hollywood collectionThe Cary Grant box setForbidden Hollywood collectionHeroes for sale