WorldCat Identities

Ince, Thomas H.

Overview
Works: 136 works in 242 publications in 4 languages and 3,205 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations 
Roles: Producer, Director, Attributed name, Dedicatee, Scenarist, Author of screenplay, Lyricist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4375
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Thomas H Ince
Saved from the flames 54 rare and restored films 1896-1944 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A unique and wonderful collection of 54 rare and restored short films from the inflammable years of cinema. Movies were once made on nitrate film stock, which has a chemical composition similar to gunpowder and is highly vulnerable to fire and decay. This remarkable seven-hour anthology, organized in eight thematic groups over three DVDs, presents amazing treasures from the vaults of Lobster Films in Paris and from the Blackhawk Films Collection, rescued during half a century of gathering movies from the nitrate era."--Container
The dragon painter ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Restoration of "The wrath of the gods, or, the destruction of Sakura-Jima", Thomas Ince's full-length 1914 feature film as a restored tinted print featuring Hayakawa as the patriarch of a family carrying a curse
Civilization by Thomas H Ince ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1916 and 2010 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Silent film set in a mythical kingdom, Civilization was released just before America's entry into World War I. The film is a strong appeal for pacifism, and paints a vivid portrait of the madness of war, with images of the destruction and devastation that are the inevitable result of global conflict
Perils of the new land films of the immigrant experience (1910-1915) ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four films that address the immigrant experience in the United States in the early twentieth century
Civil War films of the silent era ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Commemorating the 50th anniversary of the American Civil War was a deluge of literature, drama and movies. The years 1911-1915 also marked the passage of movies from nickelodeon theaters to movie palaces showing carefully-prepared feature films. These silent films originally produced between 1913 and 1915 feature plots centered on the Civil War and include one feature film and two nickelodeon films by pioneering producer Thomas H. Ince
"Hell's Hinges" ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1916 and 1997 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a young minister arrives in Hell's Hinges, Blaze Tracey, the notorious outlaw, is transformed into goodness-- not by religion, but by the sight of the minister's sister, Faith
The bargain ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1914 and 2010 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Notorious Jim Stokes, "The two-gun man," is badly wounded following a botched hold-up. His unconscious body is discovered by Phil Brent, a prospector. While recovering from his wounds, Jim falls in love with his nurse, Phil's lovely daughter Nell, and the two are wed. When the sheriff catches wind of his whereabouts, Jim is forced to flee from his young wife, and head for the border. Although the sheriff manages to take Jim prisoner, fate will intervene and cause the two enemies to strike a terrible bargain, one that will test the mettle of both of their souls"--Container
The Italian by Reginald Barker ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1914 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An Italian immigrant loses his only son because of the indifference of his ward boss. The Italian is sentenced to prison, and after his release, finds himself in the position to cause the death of the politician's child. At the last minute he is unable to go through with it, however, because the little one reminds him of his own baby
Amarilly of Clothes-line Alley ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Amarilly is the belle of Clothes-line Alley, a neighborhood near San Francisco's Chinatown. One night after a fight breaks out in the club where she works as a cigarette girl, Amarilly brings an injured socialite home with her. Grateful for her care, he hires Amarilly to clean his apartment and, over time, begins falling in love with her. But when Amarilly is presented at a posh social gathering, the disastrous results fuel the battle of high and low society."--Container
Lorna Doone ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An adaptation of the novel in which a young girl of noble birth is kidnapped by the Doones, a feared band of thieves and cutthroats and raised amongst them
Custer's last fight ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1925 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows the events leading up to and including Custer's battle with the Sioux at Little Big Horn
Sex ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A cabaret star who uses her sex appeal to lure men, ruin marriages and then move on to better prospects, finds the tables turned
The Italian in six parts ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1st feature: "An immigrant leaves his sweetheart in Italy to find a better life across the sea in the grimy slums of New York. He finally earns the money to be reunited with his love and they marry. But life in New York is hard and tragedy strikes with the death of his infant son after he is wrongfully jailed and unable to provide"--Container
The actors ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of Mary Pickford films, as well as clips
Films of Thomas Ince ( Visual )
in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An anthology of silent films by Thomas H. Ince between 1912-1914
The busher ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1919 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From a cornucopia of early and, in many cases, extremely rare baseball films, offering privileged peeks into early twentieth century American lifestyles and values, The Busher is a delightful comedy-drama featuring silent cinema legends Charles Ray, Colleen Moore, and John Gilbert
The Coward ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1915 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in the Civil War, this is the story of a father, a veteran of the Mexican War, and his cowardly son
The Narrow trail ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1917 and 1986 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ice Harding finally captures and tames the wild pinto that has captivated his attention, but his gang isn't too happy. Ice breaks with his gang & sets out to locate an old girlfriend. He finds her on the Barbary Coast and finds out she is a dancehall girl. She mends her ways and she and Ice head down the narrow trail on their way to the mountains
Blue Blazes Rawden ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1972 and 2005 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Rawden, a lumberjack in the North woods, fights with crooked dance hall owner 'Ladyfingers' Hilgard over the affections of Babette DuFresne. Hilgard is killed. When Hilgard's mother and younger brother arrive in the remote logging town, Rawden attempts to ease their suffering by creating the fiction that Hilgard had been a well-loved man who died naturally. But when young Eric Hilgard learns the truth of his brother's death, he comes gunning for Rawden."--Internet Movie Database
Films of William S. Hart ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three short western dramas of William S. Hart. In The Last Card (Keno Bates, liar), a gambler befriends the sister of a robber he killed, but doesn't tell her the circumstances of his death. In Knight of the trail, a woman rejects her suitor when she discovers he is a bandit, but then unknowingly becomed engaged to a con man. In The Ruse, a crooked mine director in Chicago tries to cheat a reformed outlaw out of his claim, and kidnaps his own secretary when she gets wise to the plan
 
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Alternative Names
Harper Ince, Thomas, 1882-1924
Ince, Thomas H., 1882-1924
Ince, Thomas Harper
Ince, Thomas Harper, 1882-1924
Ince, Thos. H. (Thomas H.)
Ince, Thos. H. (Thomas H.), 1882-1924
Languages
English (97)
French (3)
Italian (2)
Japanese (1)
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