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Brown, Clarence 1890-1987

Works: 215 works in 584 publications in 7 languages and 11,964 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Fiction  Animal films  History  Film and video adaptations  Biography 
Roles: Director, Producer, Performer, Production personnel, Film editor, Photographer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Clarence Brown
National Velvet by Clarence Brown ( Visual )
46 editions published between 1944 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 2,633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A jaded former jockey helps a young girl prepare a wild but gifted horse for England's Grand National Sweepstakes
The yearling by Clarence Brown ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1946 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young boy faces the decisions of adulthood when his pet fawn becomes a yearling and threatens the meager family crops
Anna Karénina by Clarence Brown ( Visual )
45 editions published between 1935 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 954 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Anna Karenina, dutiful wife and doting mother, knows contentment but not passion. That changes when she meets ardent Count Vronsky. For him, she throws away marriage, family, social position and finally her life
Anna Christie by Clarence Brown ( Visual )
29 editions published between 1930 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Old sailor Chris Christofferson eagerly awaits the arrival of his grown daughter Anna, whom he sent at five years old to live with relatives in Minnesota. He has not seen her since, but believes her to be a decent and respectably employed young woman. When Anna arrives, however, it is clear that she has lived a hard life in the dregs of society, and that much of her spirit has been extinguished
The Garbo silents collection ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Flesh and the devil: Best friends love the same woman and ultimately resort to a duel. The mysterious lady: Garbo plays an alluring Russian spy who falls in love with her "target." The temptress: An unhappy wife (Elena) falls in love with a Spanish engineer (Robledo). When it is revealed that Elena is not only married, but has also been the mistress of a banker (Fontenoy), Robledo returns to South America. Subsequently, Elena and her husband (the Marquis) also go to South America. Years later Robledo returns to Paris and runs into Elena who does not seem to recognize him. Elena has become a pathetic drunkard who is apparently beyond Robledo's help
Forbidden Hollywood collection ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three on a match: Although Vivian Revere is seemingly the most successful of a trio of reunited schoolmates, she throws it away by descending into a life of debauchery and drugs
Intruder in the dust by Prod Co: Metro Goldwyn Mayer ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1949 and 2012 in English and German and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a small Mississippi town, a white boy rescues a black man who is about to be lynched for a murder he did not commit
The rains came ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1939 and 2010 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An Indian aristocrat Rama Safti returns from medical training in the U.S. to give his life to the poor folk of Ranchipur. Lady Edwina and her drunken artist ex-lover Ransome get in the way, but everyone shapes up when faced with disaster
Angels in the outfield ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1951 and 2007 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Angels join the Pittsburgh Pirates on the field for a wild race to the world series
The last of the Mohicans by Maurice Tourneur ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1920 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cora and her younger sister Alice are on their way to Fort William Henry. Escorted by the treacherous Magua, they are unaware that the Fort, under the command of their father, is besieged by Indians in league with the French. The sisters are saved by Hawkeye and his Indian companions, Uncas and Chingachcook. Cora falls in love with the noble Uncas, the last of his tribe. But Magua still has evil plans
Wife vs. secretary ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1936 and 2006 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Of course Linda Stanhope trusts her husband Van. Their marriage is based on love and respect. Who cares if Van's secretary has the face of an angel and the body of a chorus girl? Who says a blonde bombshell can't type and take dictation? But people are whispering. And when Linda calls Van's hotel room late at night during his solo business trip to Havana, guess who answers
The secret garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young orphan girl is sent to live at the dark and foreboding English estate of her widowed uncle. She discovers a secret garden, the history of which slowly reveals the mystery of her uncle and his crippled son's embittered life
The human comedy ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1943 and 2010 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Film adaptation of William Saroyan's tale of the Macauley family's experiences during the dark days of World War II, focusing on the coming of age of the teenaged son, Homer, as he comes to understand the meaning of life and love
Edison, the man ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Incredible biography of the genius who created, among other society-changing inventions, the motion picture medium. This story depicts Edison's beginning when he was a penniless janitor who set up a make-shift laboratory in an office basement
Flesh and the devil by Clarence Brown ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1926 and 2005 in 6 languages and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Best friends love the same woman and resort to a duel
To please a lady ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
To please a lady: A former war hero and midget car racer meets his match with a beautiful independent reporter who blames his reckless tactics for an accidental racing death
The Eagle by Clarence Brown ( Visual )
30 editions published between 1925 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Romance-adventure of Old Russia. A young Russian lieutenant spurns the advances of the Czarina Catherine the Great. His father dies after an evil neighbor steals his estate. The lieutenant becomes the Black Eagle and leads a band of outlaws to fight for the rights of the poor
Song of love by Clarence Brown ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1947 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A woman truly ahead of her time, Clara Wieck lights up the stage with her beauty and talent, captivating some of the greatest musicians of the period. But at the height of her career, Clara leaves the stage to marry composer Robert Schumann and raise their children. When Schumann dies, his student, now-famous protege reappears to ask Clara to be his wife but Clara is consumed by a mission to return to the stage so the world will hear her husband's music
Ah, wilderness! by Clarence Brown ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1935 and 2009 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of a boy breaking through the shackles of adolescence in 1906
Possessed by Curtis Bernhardt ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ambitious factory worker dreams of satin gowns and diamond earrings. In an effort to realize her dreams she moves to New York and pursues a relationship with an influential lawyer
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Brown, Clarence, 1890-
Brown, Clarence L. 1890-1987
English (259)
Spanish (14)
German (12)
Japanese (4)
Italian (2)
Multiple languages (2)
French (1)