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Griggs-Moviedrome

Overview
Works: 27 works in 27 publications in 3 languages and 52 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Vampire films  Silent films  Horror films  Film and video adaptations  Fiction  Juvenile works  Science fiction films  History 
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Griggs-Moviedrome
The Golem wie er in die Welt Kam ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1984 in German and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in medieval Prague, the Rabbi gives life to the Golem who falls in love with the Rabbi's daughter and brings fear to the emperor's court. He is destroyed by an innocent child. Based on the legend of the Golem, a popular figure in Jewish tradition. English subtitles
Nanook of the north ( 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
The Odessa Steps sequence ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 4 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
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. He 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
La Passion de Jeanne D'Arc The passion of Joan of Arc by Carl Theodor Dreyer ( Visual )
and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dramatization of Joan of Arc's last day before her execution. With piano soundtrack
Woman in the moon by Fritz Lang ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An early silent film describing a journey by rocket ship to the moon. Rather than a flight of pure fantasy, director Fritz Lang conceived a modernized "trip to the Moon" grounded in state-of-the-art astrophysics & spiced with romance and espionage. One of the most influential science fiction films of its era, in many respects technically accurate
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 thief of Bagdad an Arabian Nights fantasy by Raoul Walsh ( Visual )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A carefree pickpocket turns his appealing brand of mischievous thievery toward the attainment of happiness-- and an exotic Princess. The only way he can win either is by retrieving the rarest treasures hidden within the mysterious Orient, a quest that grows more fantastic with every passing thrill
The Golem Der Golem : wie er in die Welt kam ( Visual )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in medieval Prague, a rabbi gives life to the Golem who falls in love with the rabbi's daughter and is eventually destroyed by an innocent child
Way down East a simple story of plain people ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young orphan girl is seduced and has a baby which dies. She is taken on as a servant by a farming family, but when her guilty past is revealed the farmer turns her out of the house into the wintry countryside. The girl almost drowns, but is rescued by the farmer's son who marries her
The Eagle 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
Vampyr by Carl Theodor Dreyer ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in German and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of a doctor, who, having sold his soul to the vampire, must prolong her "life" by providing potential victims
The Dentist by Leslie Pierce ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1932 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library 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
Early Chaplin comedies ( Visual )
and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Three early Charlie Chaplin silent comedy shorts
The lost world by Arthur Conan Doyle ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1925 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Professor Challenger, the man of vision who 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 returns 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
Zauber der Boheme Charm of la Boheme ( 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
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
Gems from silent comedy ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1974 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Three silent film comedy masterpieces
Der Golem wie er in die Welt kam ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
"In 16th century Prague, Rabbi Loew creates a giant Golem from clay to protect his people from their persecutors. Employing sorcery, he brings the artificial man to life, endowing him with human emotions. Famulus, Loew's evil assistant, manages to take control of the Golem, commanding it to perform sordid criminal acts culminating in the kidnapping of the Rabbi's daughter Miriam. The monster, outraged, rebels and a rampage ensues"--Container
Day of wrath Vredens dag ( Visual )
in Danish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
On container: "Griggs-Moviedrome presents."
 
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Languages
English (12)
German (3)
Danish (1)