WorldCat Identities

Griggs-Moviedrome

Overview
Works: 25 works in 27 publications in 3 languages and 52 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Silent films  Fiction  Vampire films  Horror films  Juvenile works  Film and video adaptations  Science fiction films 
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Griggs-Moviedrome
Der Golem wie er in die Welt kam ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1978 and 1984 in German and English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries 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
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
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
The passion of Jeanne D'Arc ( Visual )
and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dramatization of Joan of Arc's last day before her execution. With piano soundtrack
Variety by E. A Dupont ( Visual )
in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A drama, using flashback technique, which tells how a prisoner (Boss Huller) left his wife and child for a young dancer (Bertha), returned to his life as a trapeze artist with the dancer as his partner, and ultimately killed her new lover (Artinelli), a third partner in the trapeze act. This cut version (original 92 min.) omits the entire role of the wife and implies that the dancer Bertha is Huller's wife
Woman in the moon by Fritz Lang ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a crew lands a rocket on the moon, the discovery of gold leads to deceit, murder and greed
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 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
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
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
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 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
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
Day of wrath Vredens dag ( Visual )
in Danish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
On container: "Griggs-Moviedrome presents."
Early Chaplin comedies ( Visual )
and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Three early Charlie Chaplin silent comedy shorts
Gems from silent comedy ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1974 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Three silent film comedy masterpieces
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 return to London in triumph with a captive Brontosaurus. But the beast excapes, turning the city into a shambles and standing the 20th century on it's head
The mad whirl ( Visual )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
A rich couple who love wild parties find to their surprise that their son had eloped with the daughter of a poor former saloon-keeper. As they expressed their displeasure, they were confronted by the father of the bride whose objections to the marriage were just as strong
The Dentist by Mack Sennett ( 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
 
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Languages
English (13)
German (3)
Danish (1)