WorldCat Identities

Griggs-Moviedrome

Overview
Works: 22 works in 27 publications in 3 languages and 46 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Silent films  Film adaptations  Horror films  Action and adventure films  Documentary films  Fantasy films  Vampire films  Biographical films  Historical films 
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Griggs-Moviedrome
The Golem : how he came into the world by Paul Wegener( Visual )

4 editions published between 1978 and 1991 in English and German and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 16th century Prague, Rabbi Loew constructs a man of clay, the Golem, and brings him to life to protect his people from a pogrom
Nanook of the North : a story of life and love in the actual Arctic by Robert Joseph Flaherty( Visual )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary about the communal life of the Eskimos and their daily struggle for survival in a harsh environment
Variety by E. A Dupont( Visual )

in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A drama, using flashback technique, telling how a prisoner left his wife and child for a young dancer, returned to his life as a trapeze artist with the dancer as his partner, and ultimately killed her new lover, a third partner in the trapeze act
The lady of the lake( Visual )

and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using lines from Scott's poem as titles, the story tells of Ellen Douglas (The Lady of the lake) and the three suitors for her hand. She unwittingly helps the King of Scotland and later is rewarded with the release of her imprisoned father and fiancé
The Odessa Steps sequence( Visual )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An excerpt from S. Eisenstein's Bronenoset︠s︡ Potemkin. Presents the citizen's of Odessa converging on the city's harbor in order to see the Battleship Potemkin and its mutinous crew. The people give the sailors a hero's welcome and join with them in revolutionary solidarity. Shows the Czar's soldiers' reactions to this popular support
Way down East by D. W Griffith( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Impoverished Anna Moore lives in a New England village with her elderly mother. Anna sets out to petition her wealthy city-dwelling Aunt Emma for help. At Aunt Emma's Anna meets rich, idle, womanizer Lennox Sanderson, who uses a mock marriage to compel her surrender to his seduction. When Anna announces that she is pregnant, the cad reveals the truth then deserts her. Anna's baby dies, her mother passes away. Abandoned and orphaned she finds refuge working on the Bartlett farm--a shamed woman who only wishes to keep her secret. David Bartlett has fallen in love with the gentle servant girl, however, and refuses to let the Puritanical justifications of a stuffy and unfeeling society alter his feelings
Eagles : the master of the skies by Clarence Brown( Visual )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rudolf Valentino is a Russian Robin Hood avenging wrongs as the Black Eagle
Vredens dag = Day of wrath by Carl Theodor Dreyer( Visual )

3 editions published between 1943 and 1984 in Danish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On container: "Griggs-Moviedrome presents."
The dentist by Leslie Pierce( Visual )

1 edition published in 1932 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy short in which Fields struggles with a golf game, several dentist patients, and his daughter, who wants to run away with the ice man
Vampyr by Carl Theodor Dreyer( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in German and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Early vampire horror classic. An important contribution to the art of the horror film
Woman in the moon by Fritz Lang( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a crew lands a rocket on the moon, the discovery of gold leads to deceit, murder and greed
The thief of Bagdad : an Arabian fantasy by Michael Powell( Visual )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Prince Ahmad is blinded and cast out of Bagdad by the nefarious Jaffar, he joins forces with the scrappy thief Abu to win back his royal place, as well as the heart of a beautiful princess
Early Chaplin comedies( Visual )

and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Three early Charlie Chaplin silent comedy shorts
The cabinet of Dr. Caligari by Robert Wiene( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A somnambulist commits murders at a hypnotist's bidding in this German expressionist horror classic
The lost world by Harry O Hoyt( Visual )

1 edition published in 1925 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Professor Challenger, the man of vision, persuades his skeptical colleagues to return with him to a remote South American plateau where he has discovered living dinosaurs. Resisting danger and death, Challenger's party return to London in triumph with a captive Brontosaurus. But the beast escapes, turning the city into a shambles and standing the 20th century on it's head
Manhandled( Visual )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A department store salegirl has a fling with a wealthy young man before returning to her former boyfriend a poor inventor who in her absence has made a million
The charm of La Bohème by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A sick young woman falls in love with an opera singer. Knowing she has very little time left, she drives him out of her life to spare him grief. He finds out the truth and returns to fill her last moments with love
La passion de Jeanne d'Arc = Passion of Joan of Arc by Carl Theodor Dreyer( Visual )

and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Dramatization of Joan of Arc's last day before her execution. With piano soundtrack
The phantom of the opera by Rupert Julian( Visual )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A melodrama about a strange man who lives in the catacombs below the Paris Opera House and his love affair with an opera starlet whom he tutors
Gems from silent comedy( Visual )

1 edition published in 1974 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Three silent film comedy masterpieces
 
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Languages
English (15)

German (3)

Danish (3)