WorldCat Identities

Roach, Bert 1891-1971

Overview
Works: 51 works in 109 publications in 4 languages and 2,133 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Historical films  Musical films  Swashbuckler films  Biographical films  Silent films  Romantic comedy films  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Bert Roach
San Francisco by W. S Van Dyke( Visual )

2 editions published between 1936 and 2006 in English and held by 542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Barbary Coast saloon keeper and a Nob Hill impresario are rivals for the affections of a beautiful singer, both personally and professionally in 1906 San Francisco
The crowd by King Vidor( Visual )

28 editions published between 1928 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows the plight of workaday men and women in urban America
Love me tonight by Rouben Mamoulian( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Parisian tailor begins a whirlwind romance with a princess after pretending to be a member of the nobility himself
Carole Lombard : the glamour collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(Man of the world) A young American girl visits Paris accompanied by her fiancee and her wealthy uncle. (We're not dressing) Beautiful high society type Doris Worthington is entertaining guests on her yacht in the Pacific when it hits a reef and sinks. (Hands across the table) A loafer and a manicurist, both planning to marry money, meet and form an uneasy alliance. (Love before breakfast) Kay bounces between boyfriend Bill and a Wall Street tycoon who thinks he knows what's best for her and bosses her around. (The princess comes across) A woman pretends to be royalty in order to get aboard a crusie ship. (True confession) Helen and Ken are a pretty strange couple, she is a pathological liar, and he is a scrupulously honest lawyer
Film noir classic collection double feature by André De Toth( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crime wave: Three San Quentin escapees kill a cop in a gas-station holdup. Wounded, one of the escapees flees through black-shadowed streets to the handiest refuge: with former cellmate Steve Lacey. Steve is paroled, with a new life and lovely wife, and can't afford to be caught associating with old cronies. But homicide detective Sims wants to use Steve to help him catch the other 2 escapees, who in turn extort his help in a bank job
The man in the iron mask by Alexandre Dumas( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rightful King of France is imprisoned by his pretender-to-the-throne twin brother. The legendary musketeer D'Artagnan rallies his now aged swashbuckling companions Porthos, Athos and Aramis to rescue the real King, whom they have raised from infancy
Bird of paradise by King Vidor( Visual )

11 editions published between 1932 and 2012 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Handsome South Seas soldier of fortune falls in love with the daughter of a Polynesian native chieftain. Alas, their idyllic romance is destined to come to a sudden and violent end: tribal custom decrees that she is to be sacrificed to the local volcano. After initial resistance, the heroine nobly resigns herself to her fate, realizing that there is no place for her in her white lover's civilization
Double wedding( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The head of a wealthy family attempts to dissuade her younger sister from a career in Hollywood, with humorous results
Mad about music( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Hollywood darling Deanna Durbin lights up the screen in her charming portrayal of a movie star's lonely daughter who invents the ideal father to impress her Switzerland boarding-school mates."
The Wind by Victor Sjöström( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Crowd: Episodes in the life of a New York city clerk showing the plight of workaday men and women in urban America. The Wind: Drama of a woman in Texas, battling the relentless and ever-present wind, and her confusion stemming from the affections of two men
Murders in the Rue Morgue by Robert Florey( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... a lunatic scientist scours Paris for a bride for his pet gorilla."
Slapstick encyclopedia( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Volume 3. Focuses on the work of Mack Sennett during the 1920s. Volume 4. Includes works that feature women, dispelling the myth that comedy is primarily a man's domain
So long Letty( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Single woman Letty Robbins switches places with the wife-next-door to impress her conventional (and rich) Uncle Claude
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents The crowd = Die Menge( Visual )

4 editions published between 1927 and 1988 in German and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La folla( Visual )

4 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Johnny Sims, a New York in cerca di lavoro, trova impiego in una grande società. Conosce Mary, s'innamorano e si sposano. Dopo la luna di miele comincia una vita coniugale tormentata dalla presenza invadente della famiglia della ragazza. Sono sull'orlo della separazione quando Mary scopre di essere incinta: tutto sembra rientrare e dopo il figlio nasce anche una bambina. Vivono felici quando un giorno dopo una gita a Coney Island la bimba finisce sotto un camion e muore. É il crollo di Johnny, che viene licenziato e rischia di essere lasciato ancora da Mary. Disperato, esce con il figlio che gli infonde nuova fiducia. Tornato a casa, Mary si commuove e decide di restare. La sera la famiglia va al circo e ride incosciente come la folla che la circonda
Y el mundo marcha by King Vidor( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un joven solitario impulsado por la ambición y el idealismo se enfrenta a la vida en el Nueva York de principios del siglo XX. Las duras condiciones que impone esta realidad desmitifican el mítico sueño americano
Murders in the Rue Morgue / Island of lost souls / screenplay by Philip Wylie and Waldemar Young ; directed by Erle C. Kenton( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Murders in the Rue Morgue, a deranged scientist, Dr. Mirakle, searches Paris for a "prospective bride" for his pet gorilla. In Island of lost souls, a benign-looking doctor lives and performs hideous experiments on his own private South Seas island
Yankee Doodle in Berlin( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"During the First World War, American aviator Captain Bob White accepts a dangerous mission and infiltrates Germany to steal the enemy's invasion plans. Disguising himself as a woman to capitalize on the Kaiser's well-known fondness for the fairer sex, Bob flirts with the amorous Hun. When the jealous Baron von Hindenburg tells the Kaiser's wife that her husband is wooing another woman, all hell breaks loose"--Container
Love me tonight by Rouben Mamoulian( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A carefree tailor leaves Paris to collect on an outstanding bill at an aristocratic client's chateau. Mistaken for royalty, he attempts to woo a lovely princess
Slapstick encyclopedia( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Showcases the early comedy shorts of the film industry
 
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Alternative Names
Bert Roach acteur américain

Bert Roach Amerikaans acteur (1891-1971)

Bert Roach attore statunitense

Roach, Egbert 1891-1971

Берт Роуч

Բերտ Ռոուչ դերասան

برت روچ بازیگر آمریکایی

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Carole Lombard : the glamour collectionMad about musicMurders in the Rue Morgue