WorldCat Identities

Cohn, Alfred A. 1880-1951

Overview
Works: 34 works in 94 publications in 3 languages and 2,912 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Motion picture plays  Fiction  History  Biography  Caricatures and cartoons  Musical films  Trials, litigation, etc 
Roles: Author, Adapter, Scenarist
Classifications: KF373.R57, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Alfred A Cohn
 
Most widely held works by Alfred A Cohn
The jazz singer by Alan Crosland( Visual )
24 editions published between 1927 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,673 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 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The cat and the canary by Paul Leni( Visual )
11 editions published between 1927 and 2007 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The potential heirs to a large fortune gather at their benefactor's mansion twenty years after his death but the reading of his will is interrupted by a series of disturbing events
Gun notches : the life story of a cowboy-soldier by Thomas Harbo Rynning( Book )
3 editions published in 1931 in English and held by 176 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 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Cat and the canary Haunted spooks ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 45 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
The jazz singer (1927) continuity script by Alfred A Cohn( )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Numbered men (1930) shooting script by Alfred A Cohn( )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
His people ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 19 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
The jazz singer : [screenplay] by Alfred A Cohn( Book )
5 editions published between 1927 and 1979 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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
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) by Alan Crosland( Visual )
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
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
The Cisco kid ( Book )
1 edition published in 1931 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
<> ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Semper fidelis by Alfred A Cohn( Book )
1 edition published in 1930 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Proud heart = His people ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1925 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The jazz singer : adaptation and continuity by Alfred A Cohn( Book )
2 editions published in 1927 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The jazz singer El cantante de jazz = El ídolo de Broadway ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1989 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
El hijo de un rabino, cantor de la sinagoga de la comunidad judía, quiere dedicar su vida al jazz. Tras discutir con su padre, que quiere que siga la tradición familiar, emprende una carrera de éxito cantando en los escenarios de Broadway
 
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Alternative Names
Cohn, A. A. (Alfred Abraham), b. 1880
Cohn, A. A. b. 1880
Cohn, Al
Cohn, Al 1880-
Cohn Al 1880-1951
Cohn, Alfred Abraham 1880-
Cohn, Alfred Abraham 1880-1951
Languages
English (77)
Spanish (2)
French (1)