WorldCat Identities

Banky, Vilma 1898-1991

Works: 39 works in 129 publications in 4 languages and 1,262 library holdings
Genres: Silent films  Drama  Film adaptations  Melodrama  Action and adventure films  Portraits  Western films  Music  Romance films  Sources 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Vilma Banky
The son of the sheik by Geo Fitzmaurice( Visual )

29 editions published between 1926 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The son of a sheik is lured into a thieves' trap by a beautiful girl. When he escapes, he kidnaps the girl, they fall in love, and ride off into the sunset together
The winning of Barbara Worth( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gorgeous young Barbara Worth wants one thing-- to help her adopted father turn their dusty desert town into farmland. But when a wealthy land developer is hired to build a dam and tap the Colorado River, Barbara finds herself the object of a rivalry between her close friend and the developer's son. As the rivalry builds, the trio discovers that the town has been swindled and the new dam isn't reinforced, forcing the warring suitors to settle their differences in order to rescue the townspeople from a coming deluge
The Sheik ; The son of the Sheik( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Sheik: Lady Diana resists the advances of her abductor, Sheik Ahmed but is then kidnapped by desert bandits; The son of the Sheik: Valentino plays a dual role of father and son in this story of the young Ahmed, who falls in love with Yasmin, a dancing girl, but is then captured and tortured by renegades
The sheik( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sheik Ahmed desperately desires fiesty British socialite Diana (Ayres), so he abducts her and carries her off to his luxurious desert tent-palace. The free-spirited Diana recoils from his passionate embraces and yearns to be released. Only after being kidnapped by desert bandits does Diana realize how much she has grown to love Ahmed, who comes to her rescue in the nick of time
Gary Cooper( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A politician's daughter falls in love with a rodeo star and secretly marries him; U.S. Army officers in Manila train local military to protect the natives; set in 1860's Mexico, two American adventurers escort a carriage from Mexico City to the port of Vera Cruz containing a French countess and $3 million in gold; a rancher's daughter falls in love with the son of a rich land developer sparking a rivalry between him and the ranch foreman
El hijo del Caid( Visual )

9 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amhed, el hijo de un jeque, se enamora de una bailarina a la que raptará y violará, para luego salvarla de una banda de renegados
The eagle ; The thief of Bagdad( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The thief of Bagdad: A mischievous thief, aided by a genie's magic, tries to outwit the evil ruler of Bagdad. The hero is reformed from his evil ways by the sight of a princess, the daughter of the Caliph. She is to marry one of three princes who bring back to her the rarest treasure. One of the suitors plots to raise an army and capture Bagdad. Our hero goes on a journey to find his birthright, later returning to fight for his lovely princess
El hijo del Caíd[( )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in Spanish and English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'aigle noir by Clarence Brown( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le lieutenant Cosaque Doubrowski au service de la Tsarine Catherine II décide de se venger lorsque son père est tué et ses terres annexées au royaume. Il devient alors le chevalier masqué, "L'aigle noir."
The Night of love by Vilma Banky( )

1 edition published in 1927 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Eagle (1925) by Clarence Brown( Visual )

2 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in Undetermined and English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romance-adventure of Old Russia. A young Russian lieutenant spurns the advances of the Czarina Catherine the Great. His father dies after an evil neighbor steals his estate. The lieutenant becomes the Black Eagle and leads a band of outlaws to fight for the rights of the poor
Aquila nera The eagle( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in Italian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

by Gloria Swanson( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The work of numerous writers (Gertrude Behanna, Lenore J. Coffee, James Ashmore Creelman, Laura Hope Crews, Delmer Daves, William Dufty, Laurence Eyre, Allan Jay Friedman, Leonard Gershe, Forrest Halsey, Ben Hecht, Lillian Kemble-Cooper, Harold J. Kennedy, Alan Jay Lerner, Josephine Lovett, Clare Boothe Luce, Joseph L. Mankiewicz, Frances Marion, Richard Matheson, Preston Sturges, Erich Von Stroheim, Billy Wilder, and others), photographers (Ernest A. Bachrach, Edward O. Bagley, Russell Ball, Marcus Blechman, Clarence Sinclair Bull, Harold Carter, William Eglinton, Eliot Elisofon, Ellen Graham, G.L. Manuel Frères, Donald Biddle Keyes, Jack Mitchell, Nickolas Muray, Alexander Phillips, Melbourne Spurr, Edward Steichen), and lyricists and composers (most notably Edmund Goulding, Dickson Hughes, Elsie Janis, Franz Lehar, Dorothy Parker, Richard Stapley, and Vincent Youmans) is included in this collection
Grieving by Wayland Axtell( )

1 edition published in 1928 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Part of the State Theatre collection of cinema scores and parts, mainly used for silent movies, but including musical materials associated with talking pictures ca. 1900-1950, used by the State Theatre and various film distribution companies throughout Australia. Some items include performance annotations
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Audience level: 0.37 (from 0.26 for The Sheik ... to 1.00 for Il Figlio ...)

Alternative Names
Bánky Vilma magyar színésznő

Lonchit, Vilma 1898-1991

Vilma Bánky actrice américaine

Vilma Bánky actrice américaine d*origin hongrois

Vilma Bánky actriz estadounidense

Vilma Bánky aktorka

Vilma Bánky Amerikaans actrice (1901-1991)

Vilma Bánky attrice ungherese

Vilma Bánky US-amerikanisch-ungarische Schauspielerin

Vilma Bánky US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Вильма Банки

Вильма Банки актриса

Вільма Банкі

فيلما بانكي

ویلما بانکی