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Artcraft Pictures Corporation

Overview
Works: 52 works in 150 publications in 1 language and 1,806 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Silent films  Film adaptations  Horror films  Mad scientist films  Short films  Comedy films  Musical films  Biographical films  Fantasy films 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Artcraft Pictures Corporation
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by John S Robertson( Visual )

10 editions published between 1920 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Jekyll, an idealistic London doctor, finds a drug which allows him to separate the evil side of his personality from the good; as Edward Hyde, he embarks upon a career of crime
The blue bird : Maeterlinck's world famous masterpiece by Maurice Tourneur( Visual )

5 editions published between 1918 and 2005 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two poor children dream they are searching for the Blue Bird of Happiness with the aid of a magic diamond that reveals the soul of all things
Douglas Fairbanks, a modern musketeer( Visual )

6 editions published in 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reaching for the moon: A daydreaming clerk discovers that he's of royal blood; A modern musketeer: Ned Thacker is born during a Kansas cyclone and is thus imbued with the spirit of adventure
Houdini, the movie star by Harry Houdini( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Terror Island: A swashbuckling inventor steers his high-tech submarine to a forbidden tropical isle to rescue the father of the woman he loves
Stella Maris( Visual )

9 editions published between 1918 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stella Maris, paralyzed from birth, has been tenderly shielded from all the sordidness and misery of life. Her serene dream world comes to an end, however, when an operation cures her of her paralysis
Don't change your husband( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The golden chance: Mary, married to an alcoholic and now reduced to poverty, meets a millionaire and may have a chance for a future with him
Amarilly of Clothes-Line Alley( Visual )

5 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 109 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
The Toll gate His bitter pill( Visual )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2016 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In "The toll gate" (1920, 73 min.), William S. Hart stars as Black Deering, a gunfighter and outlaw who, upon escaping from the authorities, flees into the wilderness. Hiding in the cabin of an abandoned woman and her young child, Deering finally finds the possibility of redemption he never dared dream of. His only problem: two posses on his trail and they want blood. Also included is Mack Sennett's famous western parody "His bitter pill" (1916, 20 min.), done in the inimitable Keystone style and viciously lampooning the noble cowboy
Terror island by Burton L King( Visual )

2 editions published between 1922 and 2008 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A swashbuckling inventor steers his high-tech submarine to a forbidden tropical isle to rescue the father of the woman he loves. The plot, such as it is, involves a ship of sunken pearls, a South Seas trader held hostage for the return of the idol's eye, human sacrifice, and a most peculiar tribe of Polynesians, in which the men are all African Americans and the women are blondes
Poor little rich girl by Trevor Nels Aune( Visual )

16 editions published between 1917 and 1999 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of the emotionally underprivileged child of New York society parents in a world where metaphors such as "she's a snake in the grass" literally come true. In the home of everything except the love she longed for is Gwendolyn, the poor little rich girl. Mary's Gwendolyn is the most touching of all her carefully differentiated portraits of children
True heart Susie : the story of a plain girl by D. W Griffith( Visual )

5 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

True heart Susie (87 min.): Lillian Gish portrays a pure, prim girl who so loves her childhood sweetheart (played by Griffith's most charming hero, Robert Harron) that she sells the family cow to anonymously finance his higher education, only to lose him to a more "modern" woman when he comes home. Griffith is in top form and Gish's performance is one of her best
Wild and Woolly( Visual )

9 editions published between 1917 and 2011 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rich young Easterner who has always wanted to live in "the Wild West" plans to move to a Western town
The little American( Visual )

9 editions published between 1917 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young American woman visits her family overseas and witnesses German brutality during World War I
Houdini, the movie star( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Terror Island: A swashbuckling inventor steers his high-tech submarine to a forbidden tropical isle to rescue the father of the woman he loves. The man from beyond: Howard Hillary is a man frozen in the Arctic. He returns to civilization 100 years later to reclaim the love of his live, reincarnated in the body of a young woman
The actors( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poor little rich girl: Gwen's family is rich, but her parents ignore her and most of the servants push her around, so she is lonely and unhappy. Her father is concerned only with making money, and her mother cares only about her social position. But one day a servant's irresponsibility creates a crisis that causes everyone to rethink what is important to them
The pride of the Clan by Maurice Tourneur( Visual )

7 editions published between 1917 and 2004 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Good of Clan still survives in the primitive life of the Island of Killean off the Scottish coast -- The Spirit of MacTavish, founder of his Clan still reigns supreme and cold religion clothes the hearts where warmth abides." Mary Pickford plays Marget MacTavish, daughter of Donald MacTavish, the last Chieftain of the Clan
Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm( Visual )

3 editions published in 1925 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a little girl who is sent to live with her aunts in town because her mother cannot afford to raise all the children alone
Hell's Hinges ; The toll gate( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two of Hollywood's first great Westerns, both starring William S. Hart. In Hell's Hinges, 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. In The toll gate, outlaw "Black" Deering escapes after being captured during a train robbery, finds and kills the man who betrayed him, and finally wins the respect and admiration of the sheriff by deliberately casting away his freedom in defense of a young woman and her child
The girl who stayed at home by D. W Griffith( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of two American brothers who go off to battle in World War I, leaving behind the women they love, and an expatriated Confederate living in France who rallies behind his former country
Reaching for the moon( Visual )

1 edition published in 1985 and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fairbanks plays a perpetual dreamer, who believes that, if you concentrate on your goals hard enough, you will achieve them. His sweetheart tells him to stop reaching for the moon, and start with little things like getting married, but Doug wants nothing less than being a king!
 
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