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Harron, Robert 1894-1920

Overview
Works: 114 works in 356 publications in 6 languages and 4,223 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Silent films  History  Historical films  Film adaptations  Short films  Epic films  War films  Social problem films  Documentary films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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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 )

32 editions published between 1915 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This epic story of the Civil War as seen through the lives of two families is a controversial classic of film history
Intolerance : a drama of comparisons by D. W Griffith( Visual )

103 editions published between 1916 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,527 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 : love's struggle through the ages( Visual )

4 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 145 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' by D. W Griffith( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 and held by 136 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
True heart Susie : the story of a plain girl by D. W Griffith( Visual )

24 editions published between 1919 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 105 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
The last drop of water( Visual )

1 edition published in 1911 and held by 100 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
Hearts of the world by D. W Griffith( Visual )

16 editions published between 1918 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 90 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 : the story of a plain girl( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 74 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
Judith of Bethulia by D. W Griffith( Visual )

11 editions published between 1913 and 2012 in English and held by 74 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 3 languages and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four separate, interwoven stories, unified by the common theme of man's inhumanity to fellow man. 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
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 32 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)
Intolerance by D. W Griffith( Visual )

10 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Made in response to charges of racial prejudice following Griffith's Birth of a nation, this film dramatizes four separate historical events to show the pervasiveness of hatred and intolerance throughout history. The solitary figure of Lillian Gish rocking a cradle is the film's unifying image
Intolerance : love's struggle throughout the ages by D. W Griffith( Visual )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 19 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
D.W. Griffith director( Visual )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anthology of ten short silent films directed by D.W. Griffith and released in 1909
A romance of happy valley by D. W Griffith( Visual )

8 editions published between 1918 and 2015 in 3 languages 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
D.W. Griffith director( Visual )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eleven short silent films directed by Griffith early in his career
The greatest question by D. W Griffith( Visual )

6 editions published between 1919 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content 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
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
Hoodoo Ann( Visual )

5 editions published between 1916 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eleven short silent films directed by Griffith early in his career
 
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Harron, Bobby 1893-1920

Harron, Bobby 1894-1920

Robert Harron acteur américain

Robert Harron Amerikaans acteur (1893-1920)

Robert Harron amerikansk skådespelare

Robert Harron amerikansk skodespelar

Robert Harron amerikansk skuespiller

Robert Harron attore statunitense

Robert Harron US-amerikanischer Stummfilmschauspieler

Robertus Harron

Роберт Харрон

Харрон, Роберт

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رابرت هرون بازیگر آمریکایی

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Languages
English (192)

French (12)

Spanish (4)

German (3)

Turkish (2)

Italian (1)