WorldCat Identities

Ford, Wallace 1898-1966

Overview
Works: 179 works in 421 publications in 5 languages and 10,991 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Fiction  Detective and mystery films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film and video adaptations  Motion pictures 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Speaker, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications by  Wallace Ford Publications by Wallace Ford
posthumous Publications by Wallace Ford, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Wallace Ford
Harvey by Henry Koster ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and Italian and held by 1,389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Elwood P. Dowd, constant companion is Harvey, a six-foot tall rabbit that only he can see. To his sister, Veta Louise, Elwood's obsession with Harvey has been a thorn in the side of her plans to marry off her daughter. But when Veta Louise decides to put Elwood in a mental hospital, a hilarious mix-up occurs and she finds herself committed instead. It's up to Elwood to straighten out the mess with his kindly philosophy, and his 'imaginary' friend
Freaks by Tod Browning ( Visual )
48 editions published between 1932 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A group of freaks take revenge on a trapeze artist and her boyfriend after years of abuse. Filmed using real circus freaks
Shadow of a doubt by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1942 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 734 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A calculating and charming killer hides out in his relatives' small hometown. There, he befriends his favorite niece and namesake, who begins to suspect her uncle may be the famed Merry Widow murderer. A deadly game of cat and mouse ensues as the psychopathic killer plots the death of his young niece to protect his secret
The set-up by Robert Wise ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1949 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 694 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An over-the-hill boxer thinks he can still win a bout, despite doubts from his wife and his manager. He goes into his next fight determined to beat his opponent, not realizing his manager has taken money for a 'dive' from a tough gambler. Heightening the tension, the film takes place over the course of 72 minutes, its approximate running time
Alfred Hitchcock's Spellbound by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1945 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A psychologist falls for a suspect in a murder, which she tries to solve by unlocking the clues hidden in his mind
What you sow by Wallace Ford ( )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A powerful and unscrupulous investment banker learns the hard way that what goes up must come down. Ever since Gordon Perkins made off with his partners' money, he's been living fast, but losing even faster
The Informer by John Ford ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The scene is Dublin, 1922. Gypo Nolan stumbles through a foggy Irish night, his brain pickled in whiskey and his soul tormented by shame and fear. Gypo is an informer, a turncoat who betrayed his friend to the British police for 20 pounds. Now he can't spend the money fast enough, nor can he run from his treachery fast enough as he brawls, brags, swaggers and lies his way toward his fate
The furies ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1870s New Mexico Territory, megalomaniacal widowed ranch owner T.C. Jeffords butts heads with his daughter, Vance, a firebrand with serious daddy issues, over her dowry, choice of husband, and finally, ownership of the land itself
The mummy by Boris Karloff ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The mummy (1932): "In 1921 a field expedition in Egypt discovers the mummy of ancient Egyptian prince Im-Ho-Tep, who was condemned and buried alive for sacrilege. Also found in the tomb is the Scroll of Thoth, which can bring the dead back to life. One night a young member of the expedition reads the Scroll out loud, and then goes insane, realizing that he has brought Im-Ho-Tep back to life. Ten years later, disguised as a modern Egyptian, the mummy attempts to reunite with his lost love, an ancient princess who has been reincarnated into a beautiful young woman."--IMDB website
A patch of blue ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A blind white woman falls in love with a black man, much to the consternation of her racist mother
What you sow by Wallace Ford ( Book )
7 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this explosive sequel to The Pride, Gordon Perkins finds his reign as New York's financial genius undermined by his unquenchable thirst for power, his addiction to cocaine, and his scheming wife, all of which threaten to also destroy the lives of those around him
Blood on the sun by Frank Lloyd ( Visual )
42 editions published between 1945 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An American newspaper editor working in pre-World War II Japan tries to expose the menace of a Japanese militarist plan for world conquest
The lost patrol by John Ford ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1934 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A terse drama about British cavalryman lost in the Mesopotamian desert during World War I. They are pursued constantly by Arab sharpshooters. When the leader of the patrol is killed, McLaglen takes charge of the eleven ragged survivors. This film established John Ford's reputation as a director internationally
T-Men ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1948 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two treasury agents infiltrate the ranks of a notorious counterfeiting ring known as the Vantucci Gang
Warlock by Oakley M Hall ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1959 and 2005 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A sheriff is brought in to clean up the crime-ridden town of Warlock
Alfred Hitchcock's shadow of a doubt ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Uncle Charlie is a seemingly charming man visiting his relatives in their small and peaceful hometown. But when his namesake niece, "Young Charlie" suspects that he may in fact be the psychopathic Merry Widow killer, Uncle Charlie must plot the death of his favorite relation in order to remain one step ahead of the law in this murderous game of cat-and-mouse
Dead reckoning ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1988 and 1992 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An ex-G.I. tries to find out who framed his pal for murder -- and then rubbed him out! While tracking his war buddy's shadowy past, the G.I. becomes involved with the mysterious night club singer who had once been his pal's sweetheart
Magic town ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An ambitious pollster finds a small town whose citizens' opinions accurately reflect those of America at large. On discovering this oddity in the darling town of Grandview, Smith plots to exploit this mathematical miracle. Posing as an insurance salesman along with his two sidekicks, Ike Sloan and Mr. Twiddle, he romances the local newspaper editor while trying to keep her from discovering his true intentions
Greatest classic films collection ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Collects four classic horror films, including "House of Wax," in which a wax sculptor devises a murderous plan to restock his museum; "The Haunting," in which four individuals travel to a haunted house to study its supernatural phenomena; "Freaks," featuring a group of carnival performers who inflict revenge on a trapeze artist who mocks them; and "Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde," the classic tale of one man's disastrous attempts to harness the evil that resides in everyone
Paul Robeson pioneer ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sanders of the river: Commissioner Sanders, representative of the British Crown, puts down a bloody rebellion and re-establishes harmony for the pro-British river people in this tale of adventure in Nigeria. Jericho: An African American soldier flees to the African desert during WWI after he accidentally causes the death of his sergeant and is sentenced to death for murder. True pioneer: In 1928, Paul Robeson moved to London and during the next twelve years, made six feature films. Paul Robeson Jr. and British film historians Ian Christie and Stephen Bourne review Robeson's pioneering work in British cinema
 
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Alternative Names
Ford, Wally
Ford, Wally, 1898-1966
Grundy, Sam, 1898-1966
Jones Grundy, Samuel, 1898-1966
Languages
English (170)
Spanish (7)
French (6)
German (5)
Italian (2)
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