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Harron, Robert 1894-1920

Overview
Works: 101 works in 291 publications in 4 languages and 4,266 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Silent films  Historical films  War films  Epic films  Film and video adaptations  Fiction  Film excerpts 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Robert Harron
 
Most widely held works by Robert Harron
The birth of a nation by D. W Griffith( Visual )

19 editions published between 1915 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two brothers, Phil and Ted Stoneman, visit their friends in Piedmont, South Carolina: the family Cameron. This friendship is affected by the Civil War, as the Stonemans and the Camerons must join up opposite armies. The consequences of the War in their lives are shown in connection to major historical events, like the development of the Civil War itself, Lincoln's assassination, and the birth of the Ku Klux Klan
Intolerance a drama of comparisons by D. W Griffith( Visual )

88 editions published between 1916 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Switches back and forth between four separate stories from Babylonian times to the twentieth century to show humanity's inhumanity and intolerance through the ages. The Babylonian story deals with the fall of Babylon in 538 B.C. The Judean story treats the life of Christ. The French story centers on the Massacre of St. Bartholomew's Day in 1572. The modern story is set in an American mill town and the slum area of an American city
True heart Susie the story of a plain girl( Visual )

21 editions published between 1919 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hoodoo Ann: An orphaned girl's life is cursed and she thinks that the cause is a doll
Intolerance love's struggle through the ages( Visual )

8 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses four separate historical events from the fall of Babylon to the twentieth century to show that intolerance pervades the minds of all people. Griffith's first film after his Birth of a nation, made in response to charges of racial prejudice
The avenging conscience, or, 'Thou shalt not kill'( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thwarted by his despotic uncle from continuing his love affair, a young man turns to thoughts of murder. Experiencing a series of visions, he sees murder as a normal course of events in life and kills his uncle. Tortured by his conscience, his future sanity is uncertain as he is assailed by nightmarish visions of what he has done. Also includes Edgar Allen Poe, a biographical short on one of history's most haunting writers
Rockne, idol of American football by Robert Harron( Book )

1 edition published in 1931 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hearts of the world by D. W Griffith( Visual )

15 editions published between 1918 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in a French village invaded by the Germans in 1914, this is the story of two lovers separated by the war, and the death, destruction and heroism that become part of the lives of their families
How to watch football; the spectator's guide by Louis Little( Book )

4 editions published in 1935 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Judith of Bethulia( Visual )

11 editions published between 1913 and 2012 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 1st title is a film adaptation of the Old Testament story of Judith and "Captain Holofernes." The 2nd title is a combination of "four mini-narratives end-to-end, to pay homage to the life and music of John Howard Payne"--Slipcase
Sparrows by William Beaudine( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mary Pickford as the oldest orphan being looked after by the very mean Mr. Grimes devises a way to make life better for herself and the others in his care
The female of the species and other films by D.W. Griffith : social commentary in the Biograph, 1909-1913( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The shorts collected in this cassette demonstrate Griffith's formidable talents as a craftsman of film, and offer a sampling of the politicized, controversial subjects he often chose. Among the topics dramatized in these miniature dramas are the plight of the native American (The redman's view), insanity (The house of darkness), honor above politics (In the Border States), and drug addiction (For his son)
The last drop of water( Visual )

1 edition published in 1911 and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wagon train heading west across the great desert runs out of water, and is attacked by Indians. One man -- their last hope -- is sent out to find water
The birth of a nation and the Civil War films of D.W. Griffith( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Civil War spectacular. Portrays life in the South during and after the Civil War as revealed in a story depicting the war itself, the conflict between the defeated Southerners and emancipated renegade Negroes, the despoiling of the South during the carpetbagger period, and the revival of the Southern white man's honor through the efforts of the Ku Klux Klan
Intolerance a sun-play of the ages( Visual )

5 editions published between 1916 and 2002 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Switches back and forth between four separate stories from Babylonian times to the twentieth century to show humanity's inhumanity and intolerance through the ages
Judith of Bethulia Home, sweet home( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 1st title is a film adaptation of the Old Testament story of Judith and "Captain Holofernes." The 2nd title is a combination of "four mini-narratives end-to-end, to pay homage to the life and music of John Howard Payne"--Slipcase
D.W. Griffith director( Visual )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eleven short silent films directed by Griffith early in his career
A romance of happy valley by D. W Griffith( Visual )

6 editions published between 1918 and 2010 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Logan leaves his parents and sweetheart in pastoral Happy Valley to make his fortune in the city, but after several years he returns, a wealthy man. His embittered father, not recognizing him for who he is, plans to murder the "stranger" for his money
The greatest question( Visual )

5 editions published between 1919 and 1997 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young orphan girl takes a job as a maid to earn money for the family that took her in, but discovers her new employers have murderous designs
Hoodoo Ann( Visual )

4 editions published between 1916 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ann (Marsh) believes herself "hoodooed" by Black Cindy, the orphanage cook
The short films of D.W. Griffith( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Switch tower, The Lonedale operator, and An unseen enemy are edge-of-your-seat thrillers, enhanced by Griffith's innovations. The Musketeers of Pig Alley is a landmark portrait of New York City slum life, while The little tease is a typical morality tale of the time, as a flirty mountain girl gets lured to town by a sweet-talking city slicker. Man's genesis is a prehistoric love story concerning Weakhands, a frail caveman who invents the first club for use in bashing the head of his rival for the love of Lillywhite
 
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Alternative Names
Harron, Bobby 1893-1920

Harron, Bobby 1894-1920

Robert Harron acteur américain

Robert Harron amerikansk skådespelare

Robert Harron amerikansk skodespelar

Robert Harron amerikansk skuespiller

Robert Harron attore statunitense

Robert Harron US-amerikanischer Stummfilmschauspieler

Robertus Harron

Харрон, Роберт

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Languages
English (168)

French (11)

German (2)

Italian (2)