WorldCat Identities

Oland, Warner 1880-1938

Overview
Works: 164 works in 455 publications in 6 languages and 8,537 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Detective and mystery films  Film adaptations  Musical films  Horror films  Werewolf films  History  Action and adventure films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Silent films 
Roles: Actor, Translator, Performer, Costume designer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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The jazz singer by Alan Crosland( Visual )

84 editions published between 1927 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jakie Rabinowitz is the son of a Jewish cantor. Turning his back on family tradition, Jakie transforms himself into cabaret-entertainer Jack Robin. When Jack comes home to visit his parents, he is warmly greeted by his mother, but is given the cold-shoulder by his father, who feels that Jack is a traitor to his heritage by singing jazz music. On the eve of his biggest show business triumph, Jack receives word that his father is dying. Out of respect, Jack foregoes his opening night to attend Atonement services at the temple and sings the Kol Nidre in his father's place
The wolf man : the legacy collection( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frankenstein meets the Wolf Man: Grave robbers open the grave of the Wolf man and awaken him
Plays: The father, Countess Julie, the outlaw, the stronger by August Strindberg( )

4 editions published between 1912 and 2005 in English and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charlie Chan in Paris( Visual )

8 editions published between 1989 and 2018 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Chan battles an entire conspiracy - filled with multiple murders - wherein the prime suspect appears to have committed crimes in three places at once!"--Container
Charlie Chan at the opera( Visual )

17 editions published between 1936 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charlie Chan investigates two murders on the opening night of an opera. The prime suspect is the husband of the star of the opera, himself a talented singer who recently escaped from the insane asylum where he had suffered from amnesia for years
Charlie Chan in Egypt( Visual )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The famous detective grapples with supernatural forces, as well as a murder mystery in this classic, which also features a young Rita Hayworth"--Container
Shanghai Express by Josef von Sternberg( Visual )

32 editions published between 1932 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marlene Dietrich plays the notorious adventuress Shanghai Lily, who has been jilted by Captain Donald Harvey (Clive Brook). During the Chinese civil war, the couple meet on a train which is attacked by Chinese rebels. Dietrich becomes involved with a rebel leader in order to save the man she still loves
Charlie Chan in London( Visual )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2018 in English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"To investigate a young woman's claim that her brother has been framed for murder, Chan invites himself to a stately English manor, where guests gathering for a fox hunt unwittingly harbor the real killer!"--Container
Charlie Chan in Shanghai( Visual )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2018 in English and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Chan visits the country of his honorable ancestors only to encounter a murder and an opium ring"--Container
The father by August Strindberg( )

8 editions published between 1912 and 2003 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Strindberg's intense and unyielding play displays his suspicion of women at its most implacable, in a portrait of fierce marital discord and sexual conflict. The marriage of the Captain and his wife Laura is a livid, bitter struggle for power, as Strindberg explores the devastating force of the battle of the sexes. 'The Father' was written and first produced in 1887; this translation by Michael Meyer was first performed in 1964 at the Piccadilly Theatre, London
Charlie Chan's secret( Visual )

9 editions published between 1988 and 2018 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When fearless flatfoot Charlie Chan sets out to locate the missing beneficiary to an immense fortune, he finds himself in the middle of a deadly family feud. But when the long-lost heir turns up alive--just in time to be murdered--Chan hatches an unearthly scheme to catch the killer and lay the whole mystery to rest
Charlie Chan at the race track( Visual )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charlie Chan's investigation of the murder of Mayor Kent leads to the unraveling of a crime involving the drugging of racehorses to fix races
Charlie Chan at the circus( Visual )

11 editions published between 1936 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chan takes his entire family (all thirteen) including honourable wife to the circus. The owner has sent for him because he has been receiving threatening letters and asks Chan to investigate. As Chan begins he is wrapped up in all the circus acts, including dancing midgets, trapeze performers, a pretty contortionist and a mad ape. As usual in all the Chan films an attempt is made on his life, this time a poisonous cobra before Chan cracks the case with the help of a besotted number one son. As Chan says "free tickets to circus like gold ring on merry-go-round - make enjoyment double."
Charlie Chan at the Olympics( Visual )

7 editions published between 1937 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This mystery pits Charlie Chan against international spies who are using the Berlin Olympic games as the perfect cover for cold-blooded murder. The detective is aided by his son who just happens to be on the U.S. swim team
Charlie Chan at Monte Carlo( Visual )

5 editions published between 1938 and 2007 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A vacation on the Riviera turns into a long-shot murder investigation for Charlie Chan and his Number One Son when a casino messenger ends up dead-- and $1,000,000 winds up missing. But when Chan uncovers a nefarious blackmail plot, along with a second murder victim, he begins to suspect that in Monte Carlo lady luck can be a real killer. Warner Oland's last appearance as Charlie Chan
Charlie Chan on Broadway( Visual )

7 editions published between 1937 and 2018 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A New York nightclub gal is turning from a singer into a canary with a tell-all diary about her mobster ex-boyfriend
The black camel( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When beautiful starlet Shelah Fane is murdered in Hawaii, suspicion points to a psychic advisor with a spirited nature. But when Chan uncovers a link to the unsolved murder of screen heartthrob Denny Mayo, the Chinese supersleuth soon discovers that, in Hollywood, fame can be murder
Plays: Comrades, Facing death, Pariah, Easter by August Strindberg( Book )

4 editions published between 1912 and 2005 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Werewolf of London by Stuart Walker( Visual )

8 editions published between 1935 and 2016 in English and French and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Botanist Wilfred Glendon travels to Tibet in search of a rare flower, the "Marifasa Lupina," which blooms only in the moonlight. Despite warnings that the region is dangerous, Glendon continues his quest and finally locates the exotic flower, but not before he has to defend himself from an attack by a howling monster
The Mark of Zorro and Don Q, son of Zorro( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mark of Zorro: Don Diego Vega is a comically effete young nobleman with a taste for tasseled sombreros and juvenile silk-hanky magic tricks. But when danger calls, Diego swathes himself in black, straps on a well-honed sword and storms the countryside as the mysterious Zorro, slicing his initial into the faces of the sentinals of oppression, pausing only to boldly romance the woman to whom his shy alter-ego can hardly summon the courage to speak
 
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The wolf man : the legacy collection
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Plays: The father, Countess Julie, the outlaw, the strongerShanghai ExpressThe fatherPlays: Comrades, Facing death, Pariah, EasterWerewolf of London
Alternative Names
Öhlund, Johan Verner 1880-1938

Ölund, Johan Verner 1879-1938

Ölund, Johan Verner 1880-1938

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وارنر اولاند

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