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Schayer, Richard E. (Richard Ernest) 1882-1956

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Most widely held works by Richard E Schayer
The mummy by Stephen Sommers( Visual )

39 editions published between 1932 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 984 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
Sword of Lancelot( Visual )

13 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When dark knights, led by King Leodogran attempt to overthrow King Arthur, it is up to the brave Lancelot to fight them off
The dragon painter( Visual )

7 editions published between 1919 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hayakawa plays Tatsu, an artist living as a hermit in the wilds of Japan. Thought mad by the local villagers, he believes that his princess has been captured by a dragon. His obsession leads to artistic inspiration
Rudyard Kipling's Kim( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and German and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 19th century India, Errol Flynn is the dashing horse-trader and secret British agent who enlists the aid of Kim O'Hara (Dean Stockwell) to help thwart enemy forces rising against England. Kim launches a series of perilous experiences as a courier and a spy
Rudyard Kipling's Kim by Rudyard Kipling( Visual )

5 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in English and French and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 19th century India, Errol Flynn is the dashing horse-trader and secret British agent who enlists the aid of Kim O'Hara (Dean Stockwell) to help thwart enemy forces rising against England. Kim launches a series of perilous experiences as a courier and a spy
The mummy : complete legacy collection( Visual )

2 editions published between 2014 and 2017 in English and held by 93 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
Hallelujah( Visual )

4 editions published between 1929 and 2006 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An early all-sound film with an all-black cast which depicts the life of a rural southern family of cotton farmers. After getting a good price for his crop, Zeke is lured by a seductress named Chick into gambling in a rigged dice game, after which he accidentally kills his younger brother in the fight to recover his cash. He repents and becomes a powerful preacher but meets temptation when Chick becomes an apparent convert
Private lives by National Arts Centre( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amanda and Elyot--a witty, sophisticated married couple--divorce and marry other mates. Amanda chooses stuffy Victor, while Elyot's selection is the tiresome Sibyl. Coincidentally, both newlywed couples honeymoon at the same Swiss hotel--in adjoining suites, in fact. Amanda and Elyot realize anew that the flame of their love has never been extinguished, but when both slip off for a lover's tryst, they fall into their old pattern of ceaseless bickering. When Victor and Sibyl catch up with their erring mates, they themselves begin arguing
Trader Horn( Visual )

6 editions published between 1931 and 2015 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legendary ivory trader and his naive protégé struggle to reclaim a beautiful woman who was lost in the jungle as a baby and raised by indigenous tribes
Apache rifles( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The racist army commander of an Arizona outpost must change his feelings for Native Americans when he falls for a beautiful Apache missionary. His attempts at reformation are frustrated by a band of gold-hungry miners who want to start a war with the Apaches
Wild orchids by Sidney A Franklin( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a ocean voyage with her husband to Java, Lillie falls for the handsome Prince de Gace. When her husband learns of his wife's liaison, the film moves to its suspenseful climax: a tiger hunt charged with conflicting emotions of love, betrayal and revenge
The mummy ; The wolf man ; The invisible man ; Phantom of the opera( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Phantom of the opera: A pathetic orchestra violinist worships an aspiring opera singer from afar and has been secretly financing her music lessons. Believing his beloved concerto is stolen he kills the man he holds responsible, but his mistress throws a pan full of acid in his face. After the man leaves the opera house a series of accidents occur and it is threatened that they will continue until the aspiring singer is given leading roles
Doughboys( Visual )

2 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In his second "talkie", Buster Keaton plays a rich man about town who accidentally enlists in the Army during World War I. Classic gags and slapstick shenanigans highlight his tour of duty as he strives to be a hero to his country and win the heart of the girl he loves
Tell it to the Marines( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tough-as-nails Marine sergeant turns a group of boys into men, two of whom fall for the same girl
Spite marriage by Edward Sedgwick( Visual )

2 editions published in 1991 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hapless pants presser marries a lovely stage actress and then discovers she said "I do" to spite the leading man who jilted her
The black arrow( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir Richard Shelton is a young man returning home from the War of Roses. When his ruthless uncle Sir Daniel Brackley informs him of his father's recent murder at the hands of a rival family, Shelton immediately sets out to discover the truth behind the accusation. He uncovers a trail of deception and intrigue that leads him straight to his own unscrupulous uncle
Indian uprising( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Movies 4 you : western classics( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lone gun: a cowboy shoots it out with outlaws to win a rancher's beautiful daughter
The mummy (1932)( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"75 years after it was first released, the groundbreaking horror masterpiece 'The Mummy' is now available in a new 2 disc Special edition. Im'Ho-Tep, an ancient Egyptian mummy accidently revived after 3,700 years"--Page 4 of cover
The gun fight( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a gambler tries to force himself upon singer Nora Blaine aboard a stagecoach bound for Laramie, Wayne Santley steps in on her behalf
 
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Sword of LancelotHallelujahApache riflesThe mummy (1932)
Alternative Names
Richard Schayer Amerikaans scenarioschrijver (1880-1956)

Richard Schayer scénariste américain

Schayer, E. Richard

Schayer, E. Richard 1882-1956

Schayer, E. Richard (Ernest Richard), 1882-1956

Schayer, Richard 1880-1956

Schayer, Richard E. 1880-1956

Ричард Шайер

Річард Шаєр

ریچارد شایر

Languages
English (84)

French (2)

German (1)