WorldCat Identities

Israel, Robert

Overview
Works: 5 works in 11 publications in 2 languages and 419 library holdings
Genres: Silent films  Drama  Crime films  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Expressionist films  Comedy films  Short films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  History 
Roles: Composer, Arranger
Classifications: PN1995.9.D58, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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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 221 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 1, 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 114 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
Landmarks of early film( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 35 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 21 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
 
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Alternative Names
Yiśraʼel, Roberṭ

Languages
English (10)

German (1)