WorldCat Identities

Craven, Frank 1875-1945

Overview
Works: 99 works in 237 publications in 1 language and 2,565 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Domestic drama  Metadramas  Comedy plays  Allegories  Theatrical adaptations  Acting editions  Film adaptations  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  War films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Director, Performer, Librettist, Conceptor, Designer, Lyricist, Musician
Classifications: PS3545.I345, 812.52
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Most widely held works about Frank Craven
 
Most widely held works by Frank Craven
Our Town by Thornton Wilder( Visual )

67 editions published between 1940 and 2015 in English and held by 915 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deals with life in a small New Hampshire community during the early years of the 20th century, concentrating on a young married couple
In this our life by John Huston( Visual )

7 editions published between 1942 and 2008 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stanley Timberlake is a young woman who decides to dump her fiancé and runs off with her sister Roy's husband. They marry, settle in Baltimore, and Stanley ultimately drives Peter to drink and suicide. Stanley returns home to Richmond only to learn that her sister Roy and old flame Craig have fallen in love and plan to marry. The jealous and selfish Stanley attempts to win back Craig's affections, but her true character is revealed when, rather than take the rap herself, she attempts to pin a hit and run accident on a young black clerk who works in Craig's law office
City for conquest( Visual )

3 editions published between 1940 and 2006 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ex-golden gloves fighter Danny Kenny turns pro to bankroll his brother's dream of writing symphonic paean to New York City. Life changes quickly when he's blinded during a brutal 15-round welterweight title bout
Keeper of the flame by Stephen Vittoria( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A war correspondent stumbles on a little-known fact that an honored American war patriot had in fact worked for the Fascists. His wife urges the writer to expose the facts for history
The first year : a comic tragedy of married life by Frank Craven( Book )

7 editions published between 1921 and 2010 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"That's gratitude!" : a comedy in prologue and three acts by Frank Craven( Book )

3 editions published in 1931 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Greatest gangster films collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

White heat: Cody Jarrett is the sadistic leader of a ruthless gang of thieves. Afflicted by terrible headaches and fiercely devoted to his 'Ma, ' Cody is a volatile, violent, and eccentric leader. Cody's top henchman wants to lead the gang and attempts to have an 'accident' happen to Cody, while he is running the gang from in jail. But Cody is saved by an undercover cop, who thereby befriends him and infiltrates the gang. Finally, the stage is set for Cody's ultimate betrayal and downfall, during a big heist at a chemical plant--www.imdb.com
Sons of the desert by William A Seiter( Visual )

17 editions published between 1933 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The boys try to get away from their wives to attend a national convention of "The Son of the Desert."
New brooms; a comedy in three acts by Frank Craven( Book )

4 editions published in 1925 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Broad St. Theatre, Frank Nirdlinger, Bus. mgr. Frank Craven presents his own play "New Brooms," a comedy of the American home
The 19th hole; a comedy in three acts by Frank Craven( Book )

3 editions published in 1928 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Too many cooks; a comedy in three acts by Frank Craven( Book )

2 editions published in 1927 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spite corner; a comedy in three acts by Frank Craven( Book )

4 editions published in 1923 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first year; a comic tragedy of married life, in three acts by Frank Craven( Book )

5 editions published between 1921 and 1928 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter flies high, a comedy in three acts by Myron C Fagan( Book )

2 editions published in 1932 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Double feature, 2 movies filled with thrill-packed adventure, Jack London ; The fast and the furious( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Colonel Effingham's raid( Visual )

2 editions published between 1985 and 2004 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"On the eve of America's entry in World War II, a colonel retires to his small Southern town, and discovers that there is a plan afoot to tear down Confederate Monument Square. He begins a campaign to rally the townspeople to save the square."--Plot summary from www.imdb.com
Our town by Thornton Wilder( Recording )

3 editions published between 1980 and 2000 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follow the lives of a few members of the New Hampshire village Grover's Corners in the early 20th century to feel what it is like to grow up in a small rural town-- both stifling as well as a joy to live in
Penrod and Sam( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Acclaimed writer Booth Tarkington focuses on the mischievous Penrod and his pal Sam in this junior league detective caper that pits the boys against dangerous murderers
Robert Young double feature( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miracles for sale: While his business is Miracles for Sale, his hobby is exposing fake spiritualists. When he is invited to attend a calling from the other world he is surprised to find himself also playing detective to find what could be a murderer from the other world
Three plays: Our town, The skin of our teeth, The matchmaker by Thornton Wilder( Book )

3 editions published between 1938 and 1940 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

National Theatre, direction, Rapley Theatre Company, Edmund Plohn, manager, Jed Harris presents, "Our Town," a play by Thornton Wilder, with Frank Craven, production by Mr. Harris, technical direction by Raymond Sovey, costumes designed by Helene Pons
 
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In this our life
Alternative Names
Frank Craven acteur américain

Frank Craven actor estadounidense

Frank Craven Amerikaans acteur (1881-1945)

Frank Craven US-amerikanischer Bühnenschauspieler

Фрэнк Крэвен

فرانک کراون بازیگر آمریکایی

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Languages
English (141)

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In this our lifeCity for conquestGreatest gangster films collection