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Cohn, Alfred A. 1880-1951

Overview
Works: 76 works in 167 publications in 5 languages and 3,015 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Musical films  History  Silent films  Horror films  Haunted house films  Detective and mystery films  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Author, Adapter, Scenarist, Editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Alfred A Cohn
 
Most widely held works by Alfred A Cohn
The jazz singer by Samson Raphaelson( Visual )

40 editions published between 1927 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The melodramatic story of a Jewish cantor's son who aspires to be a jazz singer, despite his father's strenuous objections
"Take the witness!" by Alfred A Cohn( Book )

15 editions published between 1934 and 1996 in English and held by 459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cat and the canary by Paul Leni( Visual )

15 editions published between 1927 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Greedy relatives assemble in an old mansion to hear the will of an eccentric recluse. The beautiful heroine, heiress to a possible fortune, is menaced by a mysterious killer disguised as a hideous monster. A forerunner to many horror-comedies that reveal seemingly supernatural events as the doings of a human villain, the story features secret passages, vanishing actors and claw-like hands reaching out from the darkness
Gun notches : the life story of a cowboy-soldier by Thomas Harbo Rynning( Book )

3 editions published in 1931 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gun notches; a saga of frontier lawman Captain Thomas H. Rynning by Thomas Harbo Rynning( Book )

2 editions published between 1931 and 1971 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Cat and the canary Haunted spooks( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Cat and the canary: A beautiful heroine, heiress to a possible fortune, is menaced by a mysterious killer disguised as a hideous monster. Haunted spooks: Unlucky Harold loses every girl he loves until along come Hilary, who needs a husband to inherit a house. The house is haunted by an uncle, but not for long
His people( Visual )

3 editions published between 1925 and 2006 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the gap between sources of respect in the old world and paths to success in the new. Two young men stray from traditions cherished by their Russian-immigrant parents, but both generations learn to accept changing circumstances and desires in order to preserve the family as a source of love and self-respect
Der Jazzsänger( Visual )

3 editions published between 1927 and 2007 in German and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Enth. u.a.: A plantation act, Hollywood handicap, A day in Santa Anita, Finding his voice, The voice that thrilled the world, Okay for sound, When the talkies were young
Birmingham Black bottom : the first Black talkies( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four comedies adapted from Octavus Roy Cohen's "Darktown Birmingham" stories
The Jazz singer by Richard Woodley( Book )

8 editions published between 1927 and 1979 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents photos and screenplay from the movie "The Jazz Singer," the story of a Jewish entertainer
The jazz singer by Al Jolson( )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For generations the Rabinowitz men have been Cantors in the synagogue but not Jakie. He is passionate about jazz and ragtime and after bitter arguments with his Dad leaves home to make it on his own. He finds opportunities for his career but is faced with difficult decisions to balance his career, his relationship with Mary, and his memories of his family
The Cohens and Kellys in Paris : a side-splitting comedy in the fun center of the world by Alfred A Cohn( Book )

1 edition published in 1928 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Cisco Kid by Warner Baxter( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Cisco Kid rides again this time to save the pretty widow Sally Benton by robbing a bank in order to save her ranch. However, after developing a good relationship with her children he risks life and limb in order to save one." -- Container
The fire brigade : the epic story of the heroes of peace, based on the motion picture story by Alfred A Cohn( Book )

1 edition published in 1926 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mystery ranch( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arizona Ranger Bob Sanborn is sent undercover to investigate the murder of a fellow Ranger. He finds deranged ranch-owner Henry Steele, who is waging a bloody campaign of terror against his neighbors, and who is holding his dead partner's daughter prisoner until she agrees to marry him
Carl Laemmle presents The cat and the canary from the stage play by John Willard = Spuk im Schloss( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in German and English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Jazz singer (1927) by Alan Crosland( Visual )

2 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A melodramatic story of a Jewish cantor's son (Al Jolson) who aspires to be a jazz singer despite his father's objection and religious tradition. In motion picture history, this was the first feature film to utilize synchronous sound. Jolson's songs include "Toot, toot, tootsie", "Blue skies", and "Mammy."
Sweethearts on parade( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Helen and Nita work in a department store to make ends meet while they search for millionaire husbands
The jazz singer (1927) : continuity script by Alfred A Cohn( )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Numbered men (1930) : shooting script by Alfred A Cohn( )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Alfred A. Cohn Amerikaans scenarioschrijver (1880-1951)

Alfred A. Cohn amerikansk manusforfattar

Alfred A. Cohn amerikansk manusförfattare

Alfred A. Cohn amerikansk manusforfatter

Alfred A. Cohn amerikansk manuskriptforfatter

Alfred A. Cohn scénariste américain

Alfred A. Cohn US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor

Alfrēds Kons

Cohn, A. A. (Alfred Abraham), b. 1880

Cohn, A. A. b. 1880

Cohn, Al

Cohn, Al 1880-

Cohn Al 1880-1951

Cohn, Alfred A.

Cohn, Alfred Abraham 1880-

Cohn, Alfred Abraham 1880-1951

Альфред А. Кон

Альфред Кон

آلفرد ای. کوهن فیلمنامه‌نویس آمریکایی

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