WorldCat Identities

Israel, Robert

Works: 7 works in 17 publications in 2 languages and 495 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Silent films  Film adaptations  Crime films  Science fiction films  Action and adventure films  Short films  Animated films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Expressionist films 
Roles: Composer, Performer, Arranger, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Robert Israel
Dr. Mabuse, der Spieler by Fritz Lang( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and German and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sinister Dr. Mabuse maintains his wealth through counterfeiting, manipulating the stock exchange and bending weaker minds to his will. In part one, Mabuse builds his empire and casually ruins Count Told while entrancing the thrill-seeking Countess. In part 2, Mabuse turns from criminal to villain, murdering the Count and kidnapping the Countess
The red kimona by Walter Lang( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A vulnerable young woman, whose blind trust in a man leads her into a New Orleans bordello, endures the hardships of that life, but is eventually driven to murdering her lover. A sympathetic jury acquits her and after a period of hardship she ultimately finds happiness
The lost world by Harry O Hoyt( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Follow Professor Challenger ... as he and a crew of curious explorers embark on an expedition in search of a mythical, prehistoric plateau in South America. Along for the adventure are eminent scientist Summerlee, sportsman Sir John Roxton, journalist Ed Malone and Paula White, whose father disappeared on the same plateau. The party is not there long before the "lost world" of the jungle begins to reveal its secret: a primitive ape-man, a Pterodactyl flying through the air, a massive Brontosaurus feeding upon the trees, the vicious Allosaurus, and many more monstrous beasts of the Jurassic age." -- Container
Landmarks of early film( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A compilation of the very earliest films from the first projections of moving images to the advent of the feature film, an area of film history often underseen, underappreciated and understudied. Includes films from Pathe frénes, Vitagraph Co., Biograph Co., and Keystone Film Co. Includes films by Thomas Edison, Louis Lumière, Edwin S. Porter, George Méliès, Charles Pathé, Ferdinand Zecca, Max Linder, D.W. Griffith, and Henry Lehrman
The magician( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The heart blood of a virgin. That's what deranged medical student Oliver Haddo needs for his malevolent scheme to create life. He finds it in a lovely sculptor he hypnotizes and spirits off to an ancient sorcerer's tower, preparing to rip her heart from her living body. Based on a novel by W. Somerset Maugham. Bizarre, nightmarish, enhanced by top production values and elegant European locations, a must for any fan of the horror genre or of imaginative moviemaking
Chaplin's Essanay comedies( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of Chaplin's films at Essanay Studios. His new job: Charlie applies for a job as an actor at a film studio. A night out: Charlie and Turpin are drunks about town, starting at a cafe and ending in a risque hotel room mix-up with a pretty girl. The Champion: Pint-sized Charlie defeats the bone-crushing champion prizefighter with the able assistance of his bulldog. In the park: Charlie interferes in the lives of two star-crossed lovers. A Jitney elopement: Charlie rescues his sweetheart from an arranged marriage by posing as Count Chloride de Lime. featuring the Ford automobile

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.39 (from 0.29 for Chaplin's ... to 0.78 for SCRUFFY TH ...)

Alternative Names
Yiśraʼel, Roberṭ

English (14)

German (1)