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Laemmle, Carl 1908-1979

Overview
Works: 128 works in 410 publications in 3 languages and 17,045 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Horror films  Monster films  Vampire films  War films  Action and adventure films  Romance films  Comedy films  Melodramas (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Producer, Production personnel, pmn, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Carl Laemmle
 
Most widely held works by Carl Laemmle
All quiet on the western front by Lewis Milestone( Visual )

56 editions published between 1929 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 3,185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

32 editions published between 1931 and 2014 in English and held by 2,385 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 : the legacy collection by Tod Browning( Visual )

40 editions published between 1931 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 1,801 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a naive real estate agent succumbs to the will of the Count, the two head to London where the vampire hopes to stroll among respectable society by day and search for potential victims by night
Bride of Frankenstein by James Whale( Visual )

31 editions published between 1935 and 2015 in English and held by 1,064 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the most popular horror classics of all time and an acclaimed sequel to the original Frankenstein. The legendary Boris Karloff reprises his role as the screen's most understood monster who now longs for a mate of his own. Colin Clive is back as the overly ambitious Dr. Frankenstein, who creates the ill-faed bride (Elsa Lanchester). Directed by the original's James Whale (his last horror film) and featuring a haunting musical score, The Bride of Frankenstein ranks as one of the finest films not only of the genre, but for all time
Frankenstein : the legacy collection by John Shiban( Visual )

6 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 1,000 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frankenstein: Dr. Frankenstein creates a true monster from dead human parts, but it gets out of control and into trouble. Bride of Frankenstein: Dr. Frankenstein agrees to help create a new creature, a woman, to be the companion of the monster. Son of Frankenstein: Wolf Frankenstein, the doctor's son, returns with his wife to claim his inheritance. Ghost of Frankenstein: Ygor resurrects Frankenstein's monster and brings him to the original doctor's son, Ludwig, for help. House of Frankenstein: Dracula, the Wolf Man and the Frankenstein monster exact revenge upon their many enemies
Imitation of life by Douglas Sirk( Visual )

13 editions published between 1934 and 2008 in English and held by 816 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
The invisible man by James Whale( Visual )

27 editions published between 1933 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 770 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A scientist discovers how to make himself invisible but can't reverse the process. He realizes with terror that he has become a prisoner of his unseen self, and this unbearable state drives him to madness and murder
The mummy the legacy collection by Karl Freund( Visual )

5 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 765 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
Dracula( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 657 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
Forbidden Hollywood collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 538 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
Show boat by Jerome Kern( Visual )

7 editions published between 1963 and 2014 in English and held by 537 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
The invisible man : the legacy collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A scientist discovers how to make himself invisible but can't reverse the process. He realizes with terror that he has become a prisoner of his unseen self, and this unbearable state drives him to madness and murder
Lonesome by Paul Fejos( Visual )

5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 346 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 )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of travelers on a mountain road in Wales, overtaken by a thunderstorm and torrential rains, seek shelter in a mysterious old mansion. It is full of eerie characters and uncanny happenings
Imitation of life by John M Stahl( Visual )

4 editions published between 1934 and 2008 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bea, an entrepreneurial single mother, and her housemaid Delilah build a fortune together-- but success doesn't save them from sorrow in the passing years. Delilah's daughter rejects her mother and her race, while Bea must choose between the man she loves and the daughter who loves him too
Counsellor at law( Visual )

3 editions published between 1933 and 2002 in English and held by 236 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 mummy by Stephen Sommers( Visual )

16 editions published between 1932 and 2012 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mummy is accidentally revived after 3,700 years by a British archeology team. Dressed in the garb of a modern-day Egyptian, he sets out to find his lost love, terrorizing the members of the expedition who must find a way to stop him
The black cat by Edgar G Ulmer( Visual )

7 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bus crash on a lonely Austrian road compels American honeymooners to spend the night at the house of Herr Poelzig, a sinister looking man who is engaged in an intense death-feud with Dr. Werdegast, whom the couple met on the Orient Express
The good fairy by William Wyler( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 184 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 & in her quest to do good she tries to redirect money from a rich playboy to a struggling lawyer
Imitation of life( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 157 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
 
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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.

カール・レムリ・Jr

小卡尔·拉姆勒

Languages
English (252)

Spanish (10)

German (1)

Covers
FrankensteinDracula : the legacy collectionBride of FrankensteinThe invisible manThe mummy the legacy collectionDraculaThe mummyThe black cat