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Jesse L. Lasky Feature Play Company

Overview
Works: 10 works in 27 publications in 1 language and 476 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Pictorial works  Parodies, imitations, etc  History  Crime films  Silent films  Gangster films  Film and video adaptations 
Classifications: M1500.B59, 782.1
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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 192 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 )
4 editions published between 1915 and 2006 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[Carmen] A beautiful gypsy girl uses her irresistible charms to seduce a faithful military guard so that a band of smugglers can penetrate his stronghold
Don't change your husband ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 110 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
The golden chance ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1915 and 2005 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mary, married to an alcoholic and now reduced to poverty, takes a position a a seamstress. Her employer, socialite Mrs. Hilary is arranging a society marriage for business purposes. When the prospective bride fails to show up she persuades Mary to take the girl's place, but after the marriage her "former" husband emerges with blackmail on his mind
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 3 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
A Mormon maid ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1917 and 2005 in English and held by 3 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 gay desperado by Rouben Mamoulian ( 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
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 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
 
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Audience level: 0.42 (from 0.22 for Don't chan ... to 1.00 for The golden ...)
Alternative Names

controlled identity Famous Players-Lasky Corporation

Lasky Feature Play Company
Lasky Feature Show Company
Languages
English (26)