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Creelman, James Ashmore

Overview
Works: 45 works in 178 publications in 5 languages and 4,198 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Monster films  Action and adventure films  Horror films  Film remakes  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Fiction  Fantasy films  Internet videos  Film adaptations 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Actor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by James Ashmore Creelman
King Kong by Merian C Cooper( Visual )

76 editions published between 1933 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 2,878 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A moviemaking expedition to a fantastic island is filled with dinosaurs and other prehistoric creatures. A giant simian becomes lovestruck with the film's blonde starlet. King Kong is captured and is brought to Manhattan, where he goes on a rampage, culminating in the fateful finale atop the Empire State Building where he cradles his beloved and swats at machine-gunning airplanes
The most dangerous game by Ernest B Schoedsack( Visual )

25 editions published between 1932 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 683 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A madman on his island fortress, tired of pursuing game, becomes obsessed with the idea of hunting the most dangerous game of all-- man
King Kong( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carl Denham is a filmmaker and entrepreneur who leads an expedition to Skull Island. The island is a place where time has stood still. The natives pay homage to the one whom they revere as "Kong", and who is, indeed, king of the island. Denham, together with his beautiful starlet, Ann Darrow, and the crew of the ship, investigate the strange ritual being performed on the island by its native population. Ann finds herself captured by the natives and is to become the bride of the mysterious "Kong." The ship's first mate, Jack Driscoll, who is in love with Ann, manages to rescue her from the clutches of "Kong". Denham then arranges to capture the creature, whom he calls "King Kong" and takes him back to New York
The last days of Pompeii by Ernest B Schoedsack( Visual )

9 editions published between 1935 and 2007 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of power, greed and religion set at the time of the great eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 A.D
The vagabond lover( Visual )

6 editions published between 1981 and 2005 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Rudy and his amateur musician chums visit the swank home of band leader Ted Grant. All Rudy wants to do is audition for Ted after his graduation from the Ted Grant mail order saxophone school. A zany series of events leads to Rudy and his band being mistaken for the famous Ted Grant Orchestra and getting in hot water with the local police
King Kong und die weisse Frau( Visual )

11 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in German and English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ein amerikanisches Filmteam und die Diva Ann Darrow reisen zu Dreharbeiten auf eine Dschungel-Insel. Die Insel ist das Reich unzähliger Urwelttiere, und der Riesenaffe King Kong wird von den Eingeborenen als Gottheit verehrt. Von Zeit zu Zeit bringen sie ihm Menschenopfer dar. Eines Nachts wird die schöne Ann entführt und von den Wilden zur Opferstätte gebracht. Der Affenkönig verschleppt sie in den Dschungel. Nach der dramatischen Befreiung des Mädchens wird King Kong betäubt nach New York gebracht. Dort soll er in einer Show als das 8. Weltwunder präsentiert werden. Doch mit seinen gigantischen Kräften kann er sich losreissen und flieht mit Ann als seiner Gefangenen durch die Grossstadt
War classics : Casablanca express ; Cold war killers ; A yank in Libya ; Waterfront ; Commandos ; Eagles attack at dawn ; Hitler's SS: portrait of evil ; Go for broke( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disc 2. Black brigade: "Set at the time of World War II, the film revolves around Army Captain Beau Carter who, although he is not racist, holds no particular affection for African-Americans. As fate would have it, Carter is assigned an all-black unit of soldiers and must share his directive with an African-American lieutenant, causing racial tensions to flare. But the men must learn to work together and look beyond their outward differences if they hope to destroy the enemy and not each other"--Container. Half-shot at sunrise: A military comedy about two mischief-making soldiers who have gone AWOL. But the misbehaving boys are unconcerned about being court-martialed. Instead they are far more interested in tomfoolery and parading about camp, posing as officers to impress some lovely ladies. Thier monkey business results in a very close call with the firing squad"--Container. They raid by night: "It is the height of World War II, and the conflict between the warring factions has reached a frenzied pitch. Three men band together, forming a British commando unit that is to be dispatched to Norway to execute a raid on a Nazi concentration camp. The goal is to recoup allied officer General Heden, who has been captured and is being held by the hostile Nazis"--Container. Five for hell: "Five of the most capable and courageous soldiers of a squadron are chosen by their commander, Lieutenant Glenn Hoffmann to infiltrate a Nazi camp and retrieve the plans containing the Germans' battle strategy. The men go into the operation knowing that they may fail and that some of them may not come back. The five G.I.s discover the deadly danger behind enemy lines, and learn just how quickly a night can become a terrifying hell on earth"--Container
The vagabond lover by Charleson Gray( Book )

1 edition published in 1929 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Danger lights by George B Seitz( Visual )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two railroaders are in love with the same girl, and she decides to elope, leaving her dull but faithful fiance in the lurch. But, when the chips are down everyone joins together to save the day
The most dangerous game ; Gow the headhunter( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The most dangerous game: A madman on his island fortress, tired of pursuing game, becomes obsessed with the idea of hunting the most dangerous game of all-- man. Gow, the headhunter: An exploitation documentary about cannibalism shot on an expedition to the South Pacific, starting in Fiji, then moving to the Western Solomon Islands, the New Hebrides and the Eastern Solomons
King Kong (1933) ; King Kong (1976)( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The timeless original King Kong and the 1976 remake tell the classic tale of beauty and the beast"--Container
King Kong by James Ashmore Creelman( Book )

5 editions published between 1932 and 1933 in English and German and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ein amerikanisches Filmteam und die Diva Ann Darrow reisen zu Dreharbeiten auf eine Dschungel-Insel. Die Insel ist das Reich unzähliger Urwelttiere, und der Riesenaffe King Kong wird von den Eingeborenen als Gottheit verehrt. Von Zeit zu Zeit bringen sie ihm Menschenopfer dar. Eines Nachts wird die schöne Ann entführt und von den Wilden zur Opferstätte gebracht. Der Affenkönig verschleppt sie in den Dschungel. Nach der dramatischen Befreiung des Mädchens wird King Kong betäubt nach New York gebracht. Dort soll er in einer Show als das 8. Weltwunder präsentiert werden. Doch mit seinen gigantischen Kräften kann er sich losreißen und flieht mit Ann als seiner Gefangenen durch die Großstadt. (www.film-zeit.de)
Kong collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 1933 classic King Kong ranks as one of the epic thrillers in film history, earning a pretigious place on AFI's list of Top 100 American Movies! The legendary Fay Wray portrays a young starlet who encounters the mighty Kong on the fog-shrouded Skull Island and brings him back to dazzling New York City. No one can forget the awe inspiring terror and heart-pounding thrills that catapulted this modern classic to new heights of cinematic glory. Following in the unforgettable footsteps of his legendary father, Son of Kong brings the action back to the mysterious island as a new damsel-in-distress encounters the mighty creature who may be the only force standing between life and death in this prehistoric South Seas paradise! (From DVD container)+
The last days of Pompeii by Ruth Rose( Book )

1 edition published in 1935 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El Malvado Zaroff the most dangerous game( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in Spanish and English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El conde Zaroff es un loco millonario que vive en una isla solitaria y se dedica a cazar a los náufragos como si fueran animales
Fine manners( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When well-to-do Brian Alden leaves his boring Park Avenue New Year's Eve party looking for something more exciting and finds himself with the revelers on Broadway. There he meets the wild and lively Orchid Murphy and soon they realize they are falling in love. But canan affluent Park Avenue gent and a rough New York showgirl make it work?"--Container
The evil mind ; The most dangerous game( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The evil mind: A small-time music hall mind reader discovers he actually has the ability of prediction when in the presence of a beautiful woman
King Kong the original 1933 classic in glorious black-and-white ; newly restored and digitally mastered( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

King Kong (1933) : shooting script by Edgar Wallace( )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The most dangerous game (1932) : shooting script by James Ashmore Creelman( )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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King Kong
Alternative Names
Creelman, James 1894-1941

Creelman, James A.

Creelman, James A. 1894-1941

Creelman, James Ashmore 1894-1941

James Ashmore Creelman Amerikaans scenarioschrijver (1894-1941)

Джеймс Эшмор Крилман

ジェームズ・アシュモア・クリールマン

Languages
English (124)

German (15)

Spanish (9)

Italian (1)

Catalan (1)

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