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Brown, Clarence 1890-1987

Works: 213 works in 601 publications in 7 languages and 12,095 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Animal films  History  Biography  Melodrama 
Roles: Director, Producer, fld, Author, Performer, Production personnel, Photographer, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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National Velvet by Clarence Brown( Visual )
41 editions published between 1944 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,611 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 )
25 editions published between 1946 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young boy, Jody, living with his family on the Florida frontier shortly after the Civil War, must sacrifice his pet fawn for his family's survival
Anna Karénina by Clarence Brown( Visual )
53 editions published between 1935 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 961 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 )
30 editions published between 1930 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 753 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
Forbidden Hollywood collection ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A free soul: An alcoholic lawyer who successfully defended a notorious gambler on a murder charge objects when his free-spirited daughter becomes romantically involved with his client
The Garbo silents collection ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 446 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
Intruder in the dust ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1949 and 2011 in English and held by 349 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 by Clarence Brown( Visual )
11 editions published between 1939 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 330 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 )
5 editions published between 1951 and 2007 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Angels join the Pittsburgh Pirates on the field for a wild race to the world series
Wife vs. secretary ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1936 and 2006 in English and held by 268 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 )
6 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and held by 267 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 last of the Mohicans by Maurice Tourneur( Visual )
16 editions published between 1920 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 265 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 who are in league with the French. The sisters are saved by Hawkeye and his Indian companions Uncas and Chingachgook. Cora falls in love with the noble Uncas, the last of his tribe. But Magua still has his evil plans
The human comedy ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1943 and 2010 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of life in a small town during World War II, with Rooney as a young man with increasing responsibilities
Edison, the man by Clarence Brown( Visual )
5 editions published between 1940 and 2009 in English and held by 193 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
To please a lady ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jeopardy: The Stilwins are on vacation to an isolated beach in Mexico. Walking on a deserted jetty, Doug Stilwin gets his leg trapped under one of the logs. All attempts to move the log are futile and Helen Stilwin takes the car to get help. However, an escaped criminal kidnaps her. Will she be able to return to her husband before he drowns?
Flesh and the devil by Clarence Brown( Visual )
22 editions published between 1926 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Best friends love the same woman and resort to a duel
Song of love by Clarence Brown( Visual )
14 editions published between 1947 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 165 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
The Eagle by Clarence Brown( Visual )
30 editions published between 1925 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 164 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
The white cliffs of Dover ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1944 and 2009 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Susan (Dunne) moves with her father (Frank Morgan) from America to England, she ends up falling in love with and marrying Sir John Ashwood (Alan Marshal), an English baronet. But, before their son is born, Susan loses her husband to World War I. When World War II breaks out years later, her son's own tour of duty begins. Finding out whether he will return home safely or not makes for some of the most dramatic moments in motion picture history
Possessed ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in English and held by 150 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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Alternative Names
Brown, Clarence 1890-
Brown Clarence L. 1890-1987