WorldCat Identities

Sullivan, C. Gardner 1884-1965

Overview
Works: 63 works in 140 publications in 5 languages and 933 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Silent films  Film and video adaptations  Action and adventure films  Juvenile works  Motion picture plays  Fiction 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Adapter, Author, Scenarist, Director, Writer of accompanying material
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about C. Gardner Sullivan
 
Most widely held works by C. Gardner Sullivan
Cecil B. DeMille's Union Pacific by Cecil B DeMille( Visual )

11 editions published between 1939 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following a brilliant performance in 'Wells Fargo' (Paramount, 1937), Joel McCrea was chosen by DeMille to star in another 'company epic' about the trans-continental railroad. Bank President Asa M. Brown stands to make a fortune if the Central Pacific Railroad reaches Ogden, Utah before the Union Pacific. Consequently, to prevent the Union Pacific from reaching Ogden first, Barrows hires gambler Sid Campeau to sabotage the railroad
Roland West's Alibi( Visual )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A prohibition-era gangster rejoins his mob soon after being released from prison. When a policeman is murdered during a robbery, he falls under suspicion and the detective squad employs its most sophisticated and barbaric techniques to bring him to justice
Cecil B. DeMille's Union Pacific( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Overseer Jeff Butler is hired by the Union Pacific to root out the saboteurs who have been launching savage attacks on the construction of the first transcontinental railroad."--Container
Under full sail silent cinema on the high seas( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The square rigger: Early sound short filmed as part of Fox's Magic Carpet of Movietone, shows life aboard the schoolship Dar Pomorza, "The White Frigate." Built in 1909 as the Prinzess Eitel Friedrich, it was ceded from Germany to France as a prize of World War I, and was later donated to the Polish State Maritime School in 1930 where it served 50 years and trained more than 13,000 cadets
Sparrows by William Beaudine( Visual )

9 editions published between 1926 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hidden in the Southern swamps is a baby farm where unwanted or lost children are cruelly underfed and overworked. Mama Mollie (Pickford) protects the others and leads them on an escape through alligator-infested swamps
Tempest by Sam Taylor( Visual )

4 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A peasant rises to become a Russian officer, just before the Revolution
The buccaneer by Anthony Quinn( Visual )

2 editions published between 1938 and 2012 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jean Lafitte and his thousand pirates plunder all passing ships for the wealth, but refuses to attack any vessel flying the American flag. Lafitte is offered a pardon by Andrew Jackson, if he and his men fight by his side against the powerful British redcoats. Lafitte stands with Jackson against the British at the Battle of New Orleans. Oscar nominee for Best Cinematography
Tumbleweeds by King Baggot( Visual )

14 editions published between 1925 and 2009 in English and Multiple languages and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the great land rush of 1889, the Cherokee Land Strip between Oklahoma and Kansas was opened to homesteaders. Don Carver decides to get in on the rush, but finds himself in danger of missing it when he gets arrested and parted from his new love
The Italian by Reginald Barker( Visual )

6 editions published between 1914 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beppo, an Italian gondolier, is in love with Annette, who has another suitor, wealthy but much older. Her father gives Beppo a year to prove himself, so he emigrates to New York City, opens a shoeshine stand, and makes many friends among his neighbors. He meets his ward boss, Corrigan, who, to a friendly, unsophisticated immigrant like Beppo, seems to be a good fellow. Eventually he makes enough money to send for Annette. They marry and have a son. When the baby becomes ill from lack of pasteurized milk, Beppo rushes out to to buy some, but is robbed of his last few cents, and is arrested when he brawls with the thugs who robbed him. He appeals to Corrigan for help, but is rebuffed. Beppo is jailed and his baby dies. Later, crazed with grief, he learns that Corrigan's child has fallen ill. He sneaks into the house of the ward boss, intent on revenge, but has a change of heart when the sick child makes a gesture in her sleep, reminding Beppo of his own son
Civilization by Thomas H Ince( Visual )

6 editions published between 1916 and 2012 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christ visits a king through the resurrected Count Ferdinand in order to convince the king to devote his life to peace
The Italian in six parts( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1st feature: "An immigrant leaves his sweetheart in Italy to find a better life across the sea in the grimy slums of New York. He finally earns the money to be reunited with his love and they marry. But life in New York is hard and tragedy strikes with the death of his infant son after he is wrongfully jailed and unable to provide"--Container
Sadie Thompson by Raoul Walsh( Visual )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stranded passengers on Pago Pago during an epidemic including Sadie Thompson, a prostitute and a reformer whose lust for her masquerades has a desire to save her soul. Unable to accept his sin, Alfred Davidson cuts his throat and Sadie goes to Sydney with an admiring marine
North west mounted police by Cecil B DeMille( Visual )

4 editions published between 1940 and 2008 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Canada, 1885. Sous la pression de deux aventuriers, Duroc et Corbeau, les Métis du Canada se révoltent contre la Police montée. Corbeau est également recherché pour meurtre aux Etats-Unis : Dusty Rivers, un Texas Ranger, arrive à Fort Carlton pour l'arrêter et faire cause commune avec les autorités locales. Corbeau demande alors l'aide des Indiens. Profitera-t-il du fait que sa propre fille, Louvette, est aimée par l'un des hommes de la Police montée ?... (jaquette)
Synopsis and continuity of Hail the woman by C. Gardner Sullivan( Book )

1 edition published in 1921 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dangerous hours( Visual )

in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A drama concerning a young man who falls under the spell of a communist agitator and becomes involved in leading a strike against the shipyard run by his childhood sweetheart. Set in Paterson, New Jersey
Wagon tracks( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hart, a wagon train guide, rides to meet his brother Billy, newly graduated from medical school. He arrives to find his brother dead after a quarrel over a crooked card game. Who did it? Jane Novak confesses, but Hart does not believe her
Sex( Visual )

4 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seductive Adrienne Renault is the star at the Frivolity, New York's most decadent night club, where she headlines with her erotic Spider Dance. She is carrying on a torrid love affair with Philip Overman, a wealthy married man. After instigating Overman's divorce, Adrienne dumps him, and marries Dave Wallace, a far wealthier millionaire. The triumphant homewrecker is living the good life until the wages of her sins come back to haunt her, bringing disaster in their wake
Sparrows Wilful Peggy / directed by D.W. Griffith for the Biograph Company. Mender of nets / directed by D.W. Griffith for the Biograph Company( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Sparrows Mary Pickford plays the oldest orphan being looked after by the very mean Mr. Grimes and being held in virtual slavery on a farm surrounded by treacherous swamps. She devises a way to make life better for herself and the others in his care. Wilful Peggy and The mender of nets are romantic shorts
The John Barrymore collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde: Dr. Jekyll, an idealistic London doctor, has a weakness for experiments which take him to the boundaries of human consciousness and experience. When Sir George Carew, father of the girl Jekyll loves, accuses him of being afraid of temptation, he finds a drug which allows him to separate the evil side of his personality from the good; as Edward Hyde, he embarks upon a career of crime ; Sherlock Holmes: With his faithful assistant, Dr. Watson, Holmes comes face to face with arch criminal Professor Moriarty. Moriarty is causing trouble for Prince Alexis, and Holmes craftily outwits the villain ; The Beloved Rogue: Francois Villon, in his lifetime the most renowned poet in France, is also a prankster, an occasional criminal, and an ardent patriot, he spoils the evil plots of the Duke of Burgundy and even the King of France ; Tempest: In the final days of Czarist Russia, a peasant is raised from the ranks to Lieutenant. He falls in love with a princess, who spurns him. When he is caught in her room, he is stripped of his rank and thrown into prison. Then the Revolution comes and the tables are turned
Hail the woman (1921): continuity script by C. Gardner Sullivan( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Cecil B. DeMille's Union Pacific
Alternative Names
C. Gardner Sullivan sceneggiatore statunitense

Sullivan, Crawford Gardner

Гарднер Суливан

سی. گاردنر سالیوان فیلمنامه‌نویس آمریکایی

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Under full sail silent cinema on the high seasThe Italian