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Torrence, Ernest 1878-1933

Overview
Works: 129 works in 333 publications in 5 languages and 3,259 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Silent films  Film adaptations  Comedy films  History  Short films  Horror films  Western films  Fantasy films  Slapstick comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Ernest Torrence
 
Most widely held works by Ernest Torrence
Steamboat Bill, Jr. by Charles Riesner( Visual )

63 editions published between 1928 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Steamboat Bill, Jr.] Follows the adventures of a spoiled young man forced by his father to learn the ropes of riverboating
The king of kings by Cecil B DeMille( Visual )

12 editions published between 1927 and 2017 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The King of Kings is the Greatest Story Ever Told as only Cecil B. DeMille could tell it. In 1927, working with the biggest budget in the history of Hollywood, DeMille spun the life and Passion of Christ into one of the highest-grossing films of all time
The hunchback of Notre Dame by Wallace Worsley( Visual )

24 editions published between 1923 and 2016 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set during the reign of Louis XI. Clopin bought Esmeralda from the gypsies when she was young. Dancing in the square at the festival, Esmeralda is spotted by Jehan, the evil brother of the good archdeacon Claude Frollo. When he sets Quasimodo out to kidnap Esmeralda, Phoebus, Captain of the Guards, rescues her and captures Quasimodo. Quasimodo is sentenced to be flogged, and the only one who will give him water while he is tied in the square is Esmeralda. After Clopin forces Esmeralda to leave Phoebus at the ball, she sends a note to Phoebus to meet her at Notre-Dame. In the garden, Phoebus is stabbed in the back by Jehan. Esmeralda is accused of stabbing Phoebus, convicted by the courts and sentenced to hang. Clopin, Phoebus and Quasimodo all try different ways to save Esmeralda
Peter Pan by Herbert Brenon( Visual )

10 editions published between 1924 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Betty Bronson stars as Peter Pan, the boy who never grew up, who charms Wendy and her brothers to fly with him to Never Never Land. On this island of dreams and magic, they struggle to rescue the Lost Boys from Captain Hook and his band of pirates, encountering along the way the delightful fairy Tinkerbell, a man-eating crocodile, and a band of valiant Indians"--Container
Tol'able David by Henry King( Visual )

10 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A close-knit family in an idyllic West Virginia community is terrorized by three outlaw relatives
Fighting caravans( Visual )

15 editions published between 1992 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Welcome to the Civil War where fighting caravans of freight wagons struggle to make their way west, fighting enemies at every turn. A young frontier scout helps guide a freight wagon train across the country, fighting off Indians and evil traders. Meanwhile, his two crusty companions try to save him from falling in love with the hot-tempered French maiden who is determined to make her way west alone."--Container
Steamboat Bill, Jr. : Convict 13 ; Daydreams( Visual )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Steamboat Bill, Jr. (1928): Follows the adventures of a spoiled young man forced by his father to learn the ropes of riverboating. Convict 13 (1920): Keaton struggles for survival inside prison walls. Daydreams (1922): Keaton tries to find his niche by trying out various professions
I cover the waterfront by James Cruze( Visual )

7 editions published between 1933 and 2008 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Hard-boiled newspaperman Joe Miller is caught between the woman he loves, Julie Kirk and her father, Eli, a smuggler in 1933's most searing social issue melodrama."
The covered wagon by James Cruze( Visual )

5 editions published between 1923 and 1990 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1848 two wagon trains travel from Kansas City over the Oregon Trail to California and Oregon. Adventures include the crossing of the Platte River, an Indian attack and a prairie fire
Buster Keaton double feature : the General [and] Steamboat Bill, Jr( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The General: Johnnie Grey, a southern locomotive engineer, chases and is chased by the northern yankees who take his girl and his locomotive, the General. Steamboat Bill, Jr.: Willie Canfield returns home from college to help his father manage the family steamboat
Cecil B. DeMille's The king of kings( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Epic retelling of the last days of Jesus Christ. Print features the original Photophone score
The art of Buster Keaton( Visual )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three silent comedies (one feature length and two shorts) starring Buster Keaton
The general by Buster Keaton( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The general: Johnnie Grey, an engineer in the Confederate South, must rescue his girlfriend and his engine from Yankee hijackers
Across to Singapore by William Nigh( Visual )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Mutinies, men in irons, star-crossed lovers and daring action at sea combine in an adventure based on Ben Ames Williams thrice filmed book "All the brothers were valiant""--Container
J.M. Barrie's Peter Pan( Visual )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Silent film adaptation of J.M. Barrie's play
Steamboat Bill, Jr.( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(Steamboat Bill, Jr.) Follows the adventures of a spoiled young man forced by his father to learn the ropes of riverboating. (Convict 13) Keaton struggles for survival inside prison walls. (Daydreams) Keaton tries to find his niche by trying out various professions
Untamed by Jack Conway( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In her first Talkie, Joan Crawford plays Bingo, a jungle-raised oil heiress, who turns Manhattan upside down in her hunt for Andy McAllister (Robert Montgomery), the man of her dreams
Desert nights by William Nigh( Visual )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Posing as Lord and Lady Stonehill, two diamond thieves hold up the main offices of a South African diamond mine and make off with a fortune in uncut stones, taking with them mine manager Hugh Rand as a hostage. The thieves attempt to make an escape across the desert and become lost in the hot and trackless wastes. They release Hugh from his shackles, and he leads them to safety. The girl reforms, and the man is arrested by the authorities. Hugh and 'Lady' Diana fall in love"--AFI catalog, 1921-1930
Steamboat Bill, Jr. ; College( Visual )

2 editions published in 2017 and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Steamboat Bill Jr.: The effete son of a cantankerous riverboat captain comes to join his father's crew. College: A frail scholar tries to win the heart of a girl through athletics
The king of kings( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The King of Kings is the Greatest Story Ever Told as only Cecil B. DeMille could tell it. In 1927, working with the biggest budget in the history of Hollywood, DeMille spun the life and Passion of Christ into one of the highest-grossing films of all time
 
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Ernest Torrence acteur américain

Ernest Torrence attore scozzese

Ernest Torrence Brits acteur (1878-1933)

Ernest Torrence schottisch-US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Thayson Torrence-Thompson, Ernest 1878-1933

Thoyson Ernest

Thoyson, Ernest 1878-1933

Torrance, Ernest 1878-1933

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