WorldCat Identities

Fox Film Corporation

Overview
Works: 66 works in 110 publications in 1 language and 3,091 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Pictorial works  History  Silent films  Western films  Crime films  Gangster films  Outtakes  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Fox Film Corporation
Sunrise a song of two humans by F. W Murnau( Visual )

22 editions published between 1927 and 2013 in English and held by 801 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
Cavalcade( Visual )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film traces the lives of two different families over three decades from the Boer War to the close of the 19th century through World War I and the early 1930's
Charlie Chan in Paris( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Chan battles an entire conspiracy filled with multiple murders - wherein the prime suspect seems to have committed crimes in three places at once"--Container
Stand up and cheer!( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

FDR appoints a Secretary of Amusement in order to cheer up the American public. But when greedy industrialists who are profiting from the Depression thwart his every move, the Secretary begins to lose hope. That is, until he learns that some of the performances he has organized, including one by little Shirley Dugan, are lifting the nation out of its misery
The big trail by Raoul Walsh( Visual )

4 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wagon train on the Oregon Trail encounters tough difficulties
The Iron Horse by John Ford( Visual )

4 editions published between 1924 and 2007 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic Western epic of the silent period celebrating the building of the transcontinental railway. A fictitious story of vengeance and romance provides a central dramatic focus but it is the railroad which provides the underlying unity and thematic thrust. Filmed in difficult conditions on location in the Nevada desert with 5,000 extras, it is also notable for dynamic scene construction using multiple camera angles and camera mobility. Ford's pictorial sense and other characteristic elements such as the use of knockabout humour are also in evidence
Regeneration by Raoul Walsh( Visual )

5 editions published between 1915 and 2001 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[1st work] Regeneration follows the rise of a child of the slums from impoverished orphan at age ten to successful Bowery hoodlum at twenty-five. On the vice-ridden streets of New York, however, he rediscovers his forgotten innocence through the encouragement of Mamie Rose, the proprietress of a downtown mission, but must resist the influences of his colleagues to whom he is bound by criminal codes of honor. [2nd work] A shopgirl reads a romance serial about a young man masquerading as a duke and decides to use her savings to spend a week pretending to be wealthy
Just pals by John Ford( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bim seems to be his town's biggest loser, but when he takes a needy 13-year-old boy named Bill under his wing, it seems there may be some hope for Bim. After learning about Bill, a young teacher, Mary, whom Bim secretly adores, helps get the young boy into school. And when Bim then helps Mary repay a loan, defaulted on by shifty boyfriend, it becomes evident that Bim can reform
Mr. Skitch( Visual )

2 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Will Rogers portrays a jack-of-all-trades (Mr. Skitch), from Missouri, who has fallen on hard times. When the bank forecloses on his house, Mr. Skitch packs up his family and heads for California
F.W. Murnau's Sunrise (1927)( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jubilo becomes a hobo, but his real motive for travelling is to track down the man who made off with his wife and daughter while he was off fighting in World War I. Many years later, he finds his grown daughter living with a half-brother and the man she believes to be her father, a judge. Jubilo then must decide how to handle the situation
Ambassador Bill( Visual )

2 editions published between 1936 and 2006 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A madcap send-up of politics, power, and pompous propriety. The story of an Oklahoma rancher who is appointed ambassador to Silvania, a tiny embattled monarchy. The king has been exiled and the country is being ruled by a young boy under the influence of an evil prince. The ambassador decides to teach them all good 'ol American values
David Harum( Visual )

2 editions published between 1937 and 2006 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the 1890s, a gritty racetrack romp about David Harum, a small-town banker who's betting it all on a happy ending. John Lennox, who works for David, falls in love with the independently wealthy Ann Madison. David aids their relationship by sending them off together in a carriage driven by a balky horse. When the horse won't budge, she gets to know John. He later proposes but tells Ann he won't marry her until he can support her on his own. She is furious and devises a scheme, which involves David and the horse, to make John rich
A girl in every port by Howard Hawks( Visual )

2 editions published between 1928 and 2002 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A friendship or 'love story', as Hawks described it, between two womanising sailors is temporarily threatened by McLaglen's romance with a two-timing side show entertainer in this bouyant comedy which has a touch of romantic melodrama. The 'love story' anticipates male relationships in some later Hawks' films, particularly 'The Big Sky'
Fox : a standard of business in the realm of entertainment( Book )

1 edition published in 1926 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The great K & A train robbery( Visual )

2 editions published between 1927 and 1996 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mysterious masked outlaw boards a train on the K & A Railroad. But this isn't the man behind the recent wave of unsolve train robberies. Its detective Tom Gordon, and he's out to catch the real culprit. He's got a pretty good idea who it is -- and the railroad president's beautiful daughter has a pretty good idea that this is no ordinary masked outlaw. Full of action, breathtaking stunts and a touch of romance. this is perhaps the quintessential Tom Mix western
Blood money( Visual )

in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pleasure cruise / The bored wife of a novelist has an argument with her spouce and decides to leave for a while on a pleasure cruise, hoping for a romance. She meets a playboy and thinks it is he who visits her in her cabin in the night, but it turns out to be her husband, who got a job as an on-board barber in order to keep an eye on his wife
Cavalcade( Book )

2 editions published in 1933 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To courage, to loyalty, to all life's gallantry. Fox Film Corporation presents "Cavalcade," Noel Coward's picture of the generation. Thrilling entertainment! Titanic in its power! Locust Street Theatre, Locust Street at Broad, direction A.R. Boyd Enterprises, Inc. Fox Film presents "Cavalcade," picture of the generation by Noel Coward, screen play by Reginald Berkeley, continuity by Sonya Levien, war scenes by William Cameron Menzies, director of dialogue, George Hadden. Assistant director William Tummel, art director William Darling, film editor Margaret Clancy, photography Ernest Palmer, sound recorder J.E. Aiken, ladies' costumes Earl Luick. Cavalcade was produced in its entirety at Movietone City, Westwood, California. Frank Lloyd Production, sponsored by the Art Alliance
King Albert of Belgium visits TR's grave, October, 1919( Visual )

1 edition published in 1919 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

King Albert visits Theodore Roosevelt's grave in Youngs Memorial Cemetery, Oyster Bay, and is accompanied by his son Prince Leopold, Theodore Roosevelt, Jr., and several dignitaries. Identified in film are Brand Whitlock, Ambassador to Belgium, walking in the rear of the group, and a man who may be Joseph M. Nye walking beside King Albert. Interior title states that King Albert requested that no pictures be taken at gravesite. Film contains only shots of the King's party walking from the grave and of Theodore Roosevelt, Jr., King Albert, and an unidentified man sitting in an open car ready to depart
Dumb luck( Visual )

1 edition published in 1935 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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