WorldCat Identities

Irving, George 1874-1961

Overview
Works: 68 works in 101 publications in 2 languages and 4,088 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Screwball comedy films  Science fiction films  Horror films  Mad scientist films  War films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Romance films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Director
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by George Irving
Bringing up Baby by Howard Hawks( Visual )

12 editions published between 1938 and 2011 in English and French and held by 1,992 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A scatterbrained heiress uses her pet leopard, Baby, to attract the attention of a stuffy paleontologist
Island of lost souls( Visual )

5 editions published between 1932 and 2011 in English and held by 589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mad doctor conducts ghastly genetic experiments on a remote island in the South Seas, much to the fear and disgust of the shipwrecked sailor who finds himself trapped there
Lonesome( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The early Hollywood gem, Lonesome, is the creation of a little-known, but audacious and one-of-a-kind auteur, Paul Fejos, who bridged the gap between the silent and sound eras. Fejos pulled out all the stops for his lovely New York symphony set in antic Coney Island during the Fourth of July weekend, employing color tinting, superimposition effects, experimental editing, and a roving camera, plus three dialogue scenes, added because of the craze for talkies
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Woman of the Year: Rival reporters Sam and Tess fall in love and get married, only to find their relationship strained when Sam comes to resent Tess' hectic lifestyle
Hangmen also die! by Fritz Lang( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prague 1942. Following the assassination of Nazi "Reich Protector" Heydrich, Masha Novotny, a professor's daughter, hides the culprit in her parents' apartment. When the Gestapo take 400 people hostage in retaliation, Masha's father is among those arrested. The assassin, surgeon Dr. Svoboda, manages to escape. As they search for him the Gestapo also train their sights on Masha
W.C. Fields comedy collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Man on the flying trapeze: Ambrose Wolfinger wants the afternoon off to go to a wrestling match. He tells his boss he needs to attend his mother-in-law's funeral. A series of mishaps lead his boss to send flowers to the house and notify papers of the death
Dangerous( Visual )

2 editions published between 1990 and 1996 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joyce Heath, a down-and-out actress, falls in love with a new man, and tries to get rid of her husband
The divorcée( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a husband cheats on his wife, she decides to pay him back by sleeping with his best friend
David Harum( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the 1890s, Rogers plays a horse race enthusiast betting on revenge against those who've pulled fast ones on him--
Pre-Code Hollywood collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cheat: A spoiled socialite is a gambling addict. She borrows money from an exotic art collector in order to replace what she has stolen from a charity. The collateral for the loan may be a shock, a there is a large penalty for default. A catalog of selfishness, desire and revenge, not to mention a touch of kinky
W.C. Fields comedy collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sam Bisbee is an inventor whose works (e.g., a keyhole finder for drunks) have brought him only poverty. His daughter is in love with the son of the town snob. Events conspire to ruin his bullet-proof tire just as success seems near. Another of his inventions prohibits him from committing suicide, so Sam decides to go on living
Damaged lives by Edgar G Ulmer( Visual )

6 editions published between 1933 and 2011 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rich young man catches syphilis as the result of a wanton night on the town with a rich floozy and passes it onto his wife
Loose ankles ; The naughty flirt( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The naughty flirt: An heiress's love life is the victim of schemes to swindle her money, but will true love win out?
Island of lost souls( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Laughton is a mad doctor conducting ghastly genetic experiments on a remote island in the South Seas, much to the fear and disgust of the shipwrecked sailor who finds himself trapped there
Wife, husband and friend( Visual )

2 editions published between 1939 and 2013 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Woman hopes to be a great singer and is encouraged by her scheming teacher. After she flops her husband, encouraged by an amorous professional singer tries opera and also flops"--IMDb
Navy born( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While out on patrol with a squadron of WWII Navy airmen, a pilot learns that he has just become a father. He can't wait to return to base so that he can see his wife and newborn child, but when he finally gets there he learns the tragic news -- the mother has died due to complications from the delivery. His flying buddies are unable to console him and, in his misery, he takes his own life. Now the surviving squad members begin a new mission -- keeping the baby out of the hands of officials who want to put it up for adoption. Their mission is jeopardized when a gangster steals the infant, believing it to be his.--Container
The mandarin mystery( Visual )

in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the most valuable stamp in the world is stolen and two people are murdered, Inspector Queen and his young son Ellery Queen must unravel the mystery. With detective father and son trying to out-smart each other at every turn, and the bodies piling up around them, two Queens may not be a strong enough hand to catch the murderer!
Golden hoofs( Visual )

3 editions published between 1941 and 2015 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A horse trainer finds romance with the man who bought up her grandfather's farmland
Merrily we go to Hell( Visual )

2 editions published between 1932 and 2009 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With her date, Charlie Baxter. On New Year's Eve, Joan finds out that she is pregnant, and is warned by the doctor of her poor physical condition. She tries to tell Jerry, but he is too preoccupied with Claire to listen, and so she leaves him. Jerry soon realizes that Claire means nothing to him, while Joan, to whom he has never professed his love, means everything. Jerry returns to Chicago, works again at the newspaper and remains sober, but Joan's father prevents any attempt he makes at contacting her. Finally, Jerry hears of Joan's pregnancy from the gossip columnist and rushes to the hospital. Joan's father attempts to prevent him from visiting her, even though she asks for him, but Jerry pushes his way through and finds his wife gravely ill. She has lost the baby, but Jerry has returned to give her his undying love"--AFI catalog, 1931-1940
 
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Bringing up Baby
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Greatest classic films collectionThe divorcée
Alternative Names
George Irving acteur et cinéaste américain

George Irving Amerikaans acteur

George Irving (Amerikaanse akteur)

George Irving attore e regista statunitense

George Irving US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Irving George H. 1874-1961

Irving George Henry 1874-1961

Джордж Ирвинг

Ջորջ Իրվինգ

جرج اروینق

جورج إرفينغ

جورج ایروینگ بازیگر و کارگردان آمریکایی

ジョージ・アーヴィング

喬治·艾爾文

Languages
English (50)

French (1)