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Toland, Gregg

Overview
Works: 193 works in 589 publications in 5 languages and 14,558 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Journalism films  Documentary television programs  War films  Films à clef  Comedy films  Christmas films  Historical films 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Illustrator, Director, Performer, Actor, Restager , Film editor, Author, Videographer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Gregg Toland
Citizen Kane by Orson Welles( Visual )

107 editions published between 1941 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 3,335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The battle over Citizen Kane: Examines the lives of William Randolph Hearst, the powerful newspaper magnate, and director/actor, Orson Welles as they clashed over Welles first film: "Citizen Kane". Hearst's reaction upon learning about the film, which portrayed him unfavorably, was to work to suppress it and destroy Welles. Major movie theater chains refused to show "Citizen Kane", and Welles' masterpiece virtually disappeared for almost 25 years. Never again would Orson Welles gain control of a major Hollywood production
The Grapes of Wrath by John Ford( Visual )

26 editions published between 1940 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,858 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom Joad, a paroled convict, returns to his family farm in the Oklahoma only to learn that the Joads have been forced off their land by dust storms and crop failures, and are joining other displaced families all migrating to California for work and a better life. After a grueling and dangerous trip, they arrive at a terrible migrant camp, full of starving families and surrounded by armed guards. Because of the terrible working conditions, some of the workers organize a strike. Tom attends a secret meeting of the strikers, which is discovered by the guards. As Tom tries to defend a friend from the attack, he inadvertently kills a guard and realizes he has to leave the family. He vows to continue fighting for social reform, and Ma Joad declares her intent to keep the family strong and carry on
The best years of our lives by William Wyler( Visual )

26 editions published between 1946 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 2,256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three veterans returning from World War II face life's challenges and try to start life again
The bishop's wife by Henry Koster( Visual )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and held by 1,263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cary Grant stars as an angel who materializes in answer to the prayers of a harried young bishop, David Niven. Niven's efforts to raise money for a new cathedral have endangered his marriage to beautiful Loretta Young. Grant enters the bishop's household hoping to end the problems plaguing the family, but instead the bishop's negelected wife becomes infatuated with him
Orson Welles Citizen Kane( Visual )

8 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in English and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Citizen Kane: Following the death of a publishing tycoon, news reporters scramble to discover the meaning of his final utterance. The battle over Citizen Kane: American experience documentary about the making of Citizen Kane and Orson Welles estate. RKO 281: Orson Welles produces his greatest film, Citizen Kane, despite the opposition of the film's de facto subject, William Randolph Hearst
Wuthering Heights by William Wyler( Visual )

21 editions published between 1939 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catherine and Heathcliff share a love that reaches beyond the grave in this adaptation of Emily Bronte's tragic romance
The long voyage home by John Ford( Visual )

5 editions published between 1940 and 2015 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"1940; the merchant ship Glencairn rolls and shivers in the black North Atlantic. On board, her anxious crewmen search the sky for German planes and hope they'll survive the long voyage home."--Container
Les Misérables( Visual )

5 editions published between 1935 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jean Valjean is a young man accused of stealing. He escapes prison and spends the rest of his life miserable and being chased by one man: a policeman named Valert
The little foxes by Lillian Hellman( Visual )

16 editions published between 1935 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Regina Giddens is a woman who will stop at nothing to outwit her brothers in running the family business, even if it means sacrificing the health of her husband or the love of her young daughter
The outlaw by Howard Hughes( Visual )

13 editions published between 1943 and 2009 in English and Italian and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of the friendship between Doc Holliday and Billy the Kid and the woman who comes between them
Ball of fire by Howard Hawks( Visual )

5 editions published between 1941 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eight professors compiling a dictionary of American slang give shelter to a burlesque dancer on the run from the mob. They learn a lot about language - and about life - that they never knew before
A song is born by Howard Hawks( Visual )

6 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and French and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This hilarious and high-spirited musical stars Danny Kaye as a professor of high-brow music who inadvertently becomes involved with a sensual saloon singer (Virginia Mayo) and a crooked criminal gang
Mad love by Karl Freund( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A famed surgeon adores an actress, but when she turns to him to repair her pianist husband's severed hands, he replaces them with the hands of a murderer
December 7th : the Pearl Harbor story( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Ford's "DECEMBER 7TH" was banned by the U.S. Government for nearly fifty years. This special edition is now available; presenting the fully restored, 84-minute version, with subtitles added to the controversial Japanese language sequences and a special "behind the scene" introduction. (A completely censored 34-minute version of the film was released and earned John Ford his fourth Academy Award.) This full-length version stars Walter Huston as Uncle Sam and is set in Honolulu on the day before the Japanese attack. Uncle Sam vacations complacently in Hawaii, concerned with the on-going war in Europe. On Sunday morning, December 7th, air squadrons appear, "swooping down like flights of tiny locust". The attack on Pearl Harbor, America's first battle of World War II, is vividly illustrated as only Hollywood can do
We live again( Visual )

3 editions published between 1934 and 2005 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When Dmitri (March) returns from military service, he finds that his childhood sweetheart Katusha (Sten) has grown into a beautiful and desirable woman. But he's a royal prince and she's lowly peasant. And in czarist Russia, such a romance is not just condemned ... it is strictly forbidden!"--Container
The cowboy and the lady( Visual )

2 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When bored Palm Beach rich girl Mary Smith convinces her housemaids to take her along on a triple blind date, she never expects to meet the cowpoke of her dreams. When she convinces him she's a struggling house servant, the unlikely couple fall head-over-spurs and hastily marry aboard a ship to Galveston. But rodeo life doesn't suit a lady and when Mary returns home, her new husband finds a shock waiting for him--and a host of in-the-dark in-laws ready for a lesson in homespun love"--Container
Tugboat Annie( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tugboat Annie pilots her beloved Narcissus around Puget Sound, constantly on the lookout for the shenanigans of her drunken husband
Song of the South by Wilfred Jackson( Visual )

4 editions published in 1947 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uncle Remus draws upon his tales of Brer Rabbit to help little Johnny deal with his confusion over his parents' separation, as well as his new life on the plantation
Citizen Kane by Orson Welles( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bulldog Drummond( Visual )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captain Hugh "Bulldog" Drummond, a casualty of World War I, finds peacetime is too tame for him, so he puts an ad in the Times, offering his services ... for anything
 
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The Grapes of Wrath
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The little foxesMad love
Alternative Names
Gregg Toland American cinematographer

Gregg Toland Amerikaans director of photography (1904-1948)

Gregg Toland caméraman américain

Gregg Toland direttore della fotografia e regista statunitense

Gregg Toland US-amerikanischer Kameramann

Γκρεγκ Τόλαντ

Грег Толанд

Грегг Толанд американский кинооператор

Толанд, Грегг

גרג טולנד צלם קולנוע אמריקאי

گرگ تولند

გრეგ ტოლანდი

グレッグ・トーランド

格雷格·图兰

格雷格·托蘭德

Languages
English (249)

Spanish (17)

German (7)

French (7)

Italian (7)