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Laemmle, Carl 1908-1979

Works: 106 works in 473 publications in 6 languages and 17,293 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Horror films  Monster films  War films  Vampire films  Action and adventure films  Musical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Historical films 
Roles: Producer, Production personnel, pmn, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Carl Laemmle
Most widely held works by Carl Laemmle
All quiet on the western front by Lewis Milestone( Visual )

63 editions published between 1929 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 3,195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of young World War I German recruits pass from idealism to disillusionment with war
Frankenstein : the legacy collection by James Whale( Visual )

43 editions published between 1931 and 2014 in English and German and held by 2,508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frankenstein is the greatest horror film of all time. Dr. Frankenstein dares to tamper with life and death by creating a human monster in his laboratory; but his dreams of perfection are thwarted when the monster becomes an uncontrollable beast. Director James Whale's adaptation of Mary Shelley's novel mixes gothic decay and chilling lyricism; and Boris Karloff (as the monster) in the role he would be identified with for the rest of his life, offers a compassionate portrayal of the monster's groping for identity
Dracula by Tod Browning( Visual )

61 editions published between 1931 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tale of the Carpathian count who leaves terror in his wake as he travels from his home in eastern Europe to lease Carfax Abbey in London. Based on the hit Broadway stage adaptation of Bram Stoker's novel, by Hamilton Deane and John L. Balderston
The invisible man : the legacy collection by James Whale( Visual )

41 editions published between 1933 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Jack Griffin (Rains) is an English scientist who has been experimenting with a drug called monocaine which, he finds, has made his entire body invisible. He goes to the small village of Ipping, wrapped in bandages and wearing dark glasses, and takes a room at the local inn to continue his research in secret. This subsequently arouses the curiosity of the nosy locals. As Griffin continues his experiments, he begins to suffer from drug-induced megalomania, which eventually becomes full-blown madness. He begins to terrorize the countryside--first playing pranks, and then turning to murder"--Http://
Imitation of life by Douglas Sirk( Visual )

17 editions published between 1934 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1934 version: Two single mothers join together to form a successful business, but find that material success does nothing to stabilize their personal lives
Bride of Frankenstein by James Whale( Visual )

39 editions published between 1935 and 2015 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Baron Frankenstein is blackmailed by Dr. Pretorius into reviving his monster and creating a companion for him
The mummy by Stephen Sommers( Visual )

22 editions published between 1932 and 2017 in English and held by 976 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mummy (1932): "In 1921 a field expedition in Egypt discovers the mummy of ancient Egyptian prince Im-Ho-Tep, who was condemned and buried alive for sacrilege. Also found in the tomb is the Scroll of Thoth, which can bring the dead back to life. One night a young member of the expedition reads the Scroll out loud, and then goes insane, realizing that he has brought Im-Ho-Tep back to life. Ten years later, disguised as a modern Egyptian, the mummy attempts to reunite with his lost love, an ancient princess who has been reincarnated into a beautiful young woman."--IMDB website
Show boat by Jerome Kern( Visual )

9 editions published between 1963 and 2014 in English and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the story of the growth and maturity of Magnolia, a showboat star, who falls for Gaylord Ravenal, a riverboat gambler
Forbidden Hollywood collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the early 1930's, before Hollywood began enforcing a self-imposed Production Code, many films allowed for extraordinary frankness including nudity, adultery and prostitution. In this restored and remastered three-movie collection, three daring young actresses are featured in racy, riveting star vehicles. Jean Harlow is a red-headed secretary who hooks the company's married boss, while carrying on with chauffeur Charles Boyer. A young soldier is forced to give up Mae Clarke when his well-to-do family learns she's a prostitute, in Waterloo Bridge. Finally baby-faced Barbara Stanwyck sleeps her way up the corporate ladder in a New York bank, not caring who gets hurt
Lonesome by Paul Fejos( Visual )

6 editions published in 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The early Hollywood gem, Lonesome, is the creation of a little-known, but audacious and one-of-a-kind auteur, Paul Fejos, who bridged the gap between the silent and sound eras. Fejos pulled out all the stops for his lovely New York symphony set in antic Coney Island during the Fourth of July weekend, employing color tinting, superimposition effects, experimental editing, and a roving camera, plus three dialogue scenes, added because of the craze for talkies
The old dark house by James Whale( Visual )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of travelers on a mountain road, overtaken by a thunderstorm and torrential rains, seek shelter in a mysterious old mansion. It is full of eerie characters and uncanny happenings
Counsellor at law( Visual )

4 editions published between 1933 and 2002 in English and Dutch and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

High-powered attorney George Simon frantically juggles the scandals, crimes, and crises that pass through the chrome-and-glass doors of his art deco office high in the Empire State Building. Balanced on an ethical tightrope, Simon engages in insider trading and bleeds funds from wealthy clients, while tending to the needs of the less fortunate New Yorkers who come from his own working-class background. A political enemy uncovers a past legal indiscretion and begins disbarment proceedings, causing Simon's socialite wife to seek comfort in the arms of another man. With the unflagging support of his faithful secretary, Simon attempts to exercise his legalistic wizardry to defend his reputation and protect those who rely upon him for justice
The Black cat by John Milne( Visual )

8 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Honeymooners Joan and Peter Allison are stranded and forced to spend the night at the home of the sinister Hjalmar Poelzig. They soon learn they are being held captive in the mausoleum and that Poelzig is the high priest at Black Mass. He has chosen Joan to be the devil's bride. David races to save his wife from Poelzig's unspeakable treachery
The good fairy by William Wyler( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Louisa Ginglebusher is recruited from a local orphanage to become an usherette at a movie theater. Encouraged by her kindly guardian to spread her wings, Louisa decides to lead the life of a fairy tale angel and in her quest to do good she tries to redirect money from a rich playboy to a struggling lawyer
Murders in the Rue Morgue by Robert Florey( Visual )

5 editions published between 1932 and 2012 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A deranged scientist searches Paris for a "prospective bride" for his pet gorilla. Inviting young ladies to his sinister laboratory, he injects his victims with gorilla's blood and then disposes of their ravaged bodies through an ingenious trapdoor
The raven( Visual )

4 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Vollin is a brilliant but unstable surgeon with a morbid obsession for instruments of torture. After saving the life of a beautiful young girl injured in an automobile accident, he becomes increasingly attracted to her but is rejected. When an escaped killer approaches the surgeon for a new face, Vollin agrees only after convincing him to assist him in his sinister plan of revenge
Frankenstein : complete legacy collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dracula : complete legacy collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

House of Dracula: Dracula arrives at Dr. Edelman's office asking for a cure to his vampirism
The collegians : flying high( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This episode, from the fourth year of the series of 44 two-reel films called 'The Collegians, ' is a 'part-talkie, ' which combines both talking scenes and silent scenes with plot cards. This episode, a comedy directed by Ben Holmes, features George J. Lewis and Eddie Phillips as two students in a flying contest
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All quiet on the western front
Alternative Names
Carl Laemmle, Jr Amerikaans filmproducent (1908-1979)

Carl Laemmle Jr producteur de films américaine

Carl Laemmle Jr produttore cinematografico statunitense

Carl Laemmle junior americký filmový producent

Carl Laemmle junior US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent

Laemmle, Carl 1908-1979 jr

Laemmle, Carl 1908-1979 Junior

Laemmle, Carl jr. 1908-1979

Laemmle, Carl Junior 1908-1979

Laemmle, Julius 1908-1979

Карл Леммле

Леммле, Карл

Леммле, Карл (младший)

קארל למל

کارل لملی جونیور.

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