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Harron, Robert 1894-1920

Overview
Works: 98 works in 262 publications in 3 languages and 3,958 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Silent films  Film and video adaptations  War films  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Robert Harron
The birth of a nation by D. W Griffith ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1915 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,553 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 by D. W Griffith ( Visual )
57 editions published between 1916 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 630 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
Intolerance a drama of comparisons ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1916 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 439 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
Intolerance love's struggle throughout the ages by D. W Griffith ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1916 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Comprised of four separate, interwoven stories, unified by the common theme of man's inhumanity to man. The Babylonian story deals with the fall of Babylon in 538 B.C. The Judean story features 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
The avenging conscience, or, 'Thou shalt not kill' ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 and held by 140 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 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
True heart Susie the story of a plain girl ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
True heart Susie: A young girl sells the family cow to anonymously finance her sweetheart's education, only to find he's left her for a modern woman
How to watch football; the spectator's guide by Louis Little ( Book )
4 editions published in 1935 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hearts of the world ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1918 and 1997 in English and Italian and held by 80 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
True heart Susie ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1919 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Susie is a country girl and William is a country boy. The girl loves the boy and will sacrifice anything to give him true happiness and an opportunity to realize his ambitions. She makes sacrifices unknown to him and he rises, while she remains just a country girl. She puts him beyond her reach, and within the reach of another who is chiefly interested in making a desirable marriage. He marries the other, never dreaming of the final sacrifice
Judith of Bethulia ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1913 and 2012 in English and held by 53 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
Intolerance love's struggle throughout the ages : in a prologue and two acts ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in No Linguistic content and French and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Using the image of a mother rocking a cradle as a bridge, Griffith wove four separate, but parallel stories (The fall of Babylon, the crucifixion of Christ, the St. Bartholomew's Day Massacre of French Hugenots and a turn-of-the-20th-century American mill town) into one whole, in order to illustrate the struggle between love and intolerance through the ages
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 44 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)
Sparrows by William Beaudine ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Sparrows Mary Pickford plays the oldest orphan being looked after by the very mean Mr. Grimes. She devises a way to make life better for herself and the others in his care. Wilful Peggy and The mender of nets are romantic shorts
Intolerance a sun-play of the ages ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1916 and 2002 in English and held by 20 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 19 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 in 1999 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eleven short silent films directed by D.W. Griffith
A romance of happy valley by D. W Griffith ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1918 and 2010 in English and held by 12 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
Intolerance IntoleĢrance : love's struggle throughout the ages by D. W Griffith ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The greatest question ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1919 and 1997 in English and held by 10 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
 
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Harron, Bobby 1893-1920
Harron, Bobby, 1894-1920
Languages
English (150)
French (11)
Italian (1)