WorldCat Identities

Jesse L. Lasky Feature Play Company

Overview
Works: 11 works in 27 publications in 1 language and 443 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Silent films  Film adaptations  Nonfiction television programs  Music videos  Opera films  Pictorial works  Crime films  Gangster films  Televised dance 
Classifications: PN1997, 782.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jesse L. Lasky Feature Play Company
The cheat by Cecil B DeMille( Visual )

11 editions published between 1915 and 2002 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cheat depicts an impulsive, social climbing woman (Fanny Ward) who gambles away Red Cross funds entrusted to her. She seeks the help of an Asian merchant (Sessue Hayakawa) to save her reputation and in return becomes his property. In A girl's folly, a country girl (Doris Kenyon) who is bored with farm life sets out to meet the leading man (Robert Warwick) in a movie being filmed near her home
Carmen by Georges Bizet( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[The cheat] Depicts an impulsive, social climbing woman who gambles away Red Cross funds entrusted to her. She seeks the help of an Asian merchant to save her reputation and in return becomes his property
Don't change your husband by Cecil B DeMille( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leila Porter, tired of her dull husband, leaves him for another man who turns out to be a two-timing playboy. She encourages her first husband to pursue her again and luckily for Leila, he is happy to have her back
Carmen by Cecil B DeMille( Visual )

2 editions published between 1915 and 1997 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 19th century Seville, the lusty, tempestuous Carmen seduces a naive army corporal, Don Jose. Jose abandons his career and comrades for the love of this sultry gypsy. Carmen, however, soon spurns Jose for the love of a toreador, Escamillo. Crazed with jealousy, Jose begs Carmen to return to him, but her taunting declaration of independence results in tragedy
A Mormon maid( Visual )

2 editions published between 1917 and 2005 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman living in an area where Mormons predominate is threatened with forced marriage, while her father is forced to take on another wife
The golden chance( Visual )

3 editions published between 1915 and 2005 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mary Denby, the beautiful daughter of a judge, marries a small-time crook and is forced from a life of affluence to one of poverty. When she takes a job as a seamstress to the wealthy Mrs. Hillary a "golden chance" comes her way
Manslaughter( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Manslaughter": stars Leatrice Joy as a pamperd debutante who is forced to confront her irresponsabile lifestyle when she causes the death of a traffic cop. "The cheat" depicts an impulsive, social climbing woman who gambles away Red Cross funds entrusted to her. She seeks the help of an Asian merchant to save her reputation and in return becomes his property
Young romance( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unbeknownst to each other, two department store clerks decide to assume the identities of wealthy customers and spend their vacations as members of high society. They meet and fall in love, but part without revealing their true identities. Back at work, they meet again, realize the truth and happily end the charade
The Cheat( )

1 edition published in 1915 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A society lady borrows money from a rich Japanese and he brands her when she refuses to become his mistress. Melodrama
Regeneration by Raoul Walsh( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Regeneration follows the rise of a child of the slums from impoverished orphan at age ten to successful Bowery hoodlum at twenty-five. On the vice-ridden streets of New York, however, he rediscovers his forgotten innocence through the encouragement of Mamie Rose, the proprietress of a downtown mission, but must resist the influences of his colleagues to whom he is bound by criminal codes of honor. In Young Romance a shopgirl reads a romance serial about a young man masquerading as a duke and decides to use her savings to spend a week pretending to be wealthy
The gay desperado( Visual )

1 edition published in 1935 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A Mexican bandido "recruits" a singer and kidnaps an heiress to learn to become more like the American movie gangsters he admires
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityFamous Players-Lasky Corporation

Lasky Feature Play Company

Lasky Feature Show Company

Languages
English (26)