WorldCat Identities

Meighan, Thomas 1879-1936

Overview
Works: 44 works in 99 publications in 5 languages and 916 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Silent films  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Short films  Melodrama  Juvenile works  Children's films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Romance films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Thomas Meighan
 
Most widely held works by Thomas Meighan
Manslaughter by Per Fly( Visual )

10 editions published between 1915 and 2010 in English and Italian and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cheat: "Edith Hardy uses charity funds for Wall Street investments in hopes of buying some new gowns. She loses all the money and borrows from wealthy oriental Tori. When her husband gives her the amount she borrowed, Tori won't take it back, branding her shoulder with a Japanese sign of his ownership. She shoots him. Her husband takes the blame. In court Edith reveals all to an angry mob."
Male and female by Cecil B DeMille( Visual )

17 editions published between 1919 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tongue-in-cheek morality play in which Gloria Swanson plays a spoiled maiden, rigid in her belief in the class system who always gets her way, until shipwrecked with her butler. Reduced to a state of primal existence--no longer servant and master but simply male and female--the folly of class becomes evident, as does the attraction between them
Why change your wife?( Visual )

13 editions published between 1920 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this comedy, a husband is lured away from his prim wife, who transforms herself into an attractive and stylish woman to win him back
The miracle man surviving footage( Visual )

1 edition published in 1919 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Only a fragment (ca. 3 min.) exists of The Miracle man, which depicts a faith healing scene. This is the surviving footage
The Gloria Swanson collection( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From her early days in funny but flimsy Mack Sennett two-reelers through her more substantial roles under the tutelage of Cecil B. DeMille and on into the sound era of romantic comedies, here is Gloria Swanson at the height of her powers and popularity, alongside such fellow legends as Wallace Beery, Lionel Barrymore, and even Charlie Chaplin."--Container
The Cecil B. DeMille classics collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Why change your wife?: A wife is divorced by her frustrated husband after he meets a lovely woman
M'liss by Marshall A Neilan( Visual )

9 editions published between 1918 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy-melodrama set in the mining town of Red Gulch, California. M'liss, a feisty young girl falls for Charles Gray, the new school teacher. Charles is implicated in a murder of which he is innocent, and the two must fight to save him from a lynching
The Cecil B. DeMille classics collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The whispering chorus: An embezzler assumes the identity of a dead man-- but winds up being arrested for having murdered himself
Norma Talmadge double feature( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A secretary goes from one job to another, fighting off the advances of her employers. In the meantime, a society matron, who keeps losing her secretaries to marriage, places ad for a woman who is unattractive to men. The secretary answers the ad, taking care to dress as unattractively as possible. She tries to save the daughter of the woman from a fortune hunter, who is one of her former employers
Children's classics. Hoosier schoolboy ; Peck's bad boy ; A boy, a girl and a dog ; The jungle book( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The jungle book: "Based on Rudyard Kipling's stories, this lavish production enchanted moviegoers in the 1940s, and still does. Indian actor Sabu is Mowgli, and orphan who is raised by wolves. As a young man, he discovers his native village, whose people welcome him and his ability to talk to animals. The trouble begins when he shows a young girl a treasure hidden in the ruins of a lost civilization, and her greedy father wants it for himself."--Container
The greatest show on Earth by Cecil B DeMille( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of five films from the second phase of DeMille's career
Réquisitoire( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in French and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Gloria Swanson collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From her early days in funny but flimsy Mack Sennett two-reelers through her more substantial roles under the tutelage of Cecil B. DeMille and on into the sound era of romantic comedies, here is Gloria Swanson at the height of her powers and popularity, alongside such fellow legends as Wallace Beery, Lionel Barrymore, and even Charlie Chaplin."--Container
The Gloria Swanson collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From her early days in funny but flimsy Mack Sennett two-reelers through her more substantial roles under the tutelage of Cecil B. DeMille and on into the sound era of romantic comedies, here is Gloria Swanson at the height of her powers and popularity, alongside such fellow legends as Wallace Beery, Lionel Barrymore, and even Charlie Chaplin."--Container
The Gloria Swanson collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From her early days in funny but flimsy Mack Sennett two-reelers through her more substantial roles under the tutelage of Cecil B. DeMille and on into the sound era of romantic comedies, here is Gloria Swanson at the height of her powers and popularity, alongside such fellow legends as Wallace Beery, Lionel Barrymore, and even Charlie Chaplin."--Container
The Canadian : photoplay title of The land of promise : a novelization of W. Somerset Maugham's play by D Torbett( Book )

1 edition published in 1914 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nora Marsh, goes to Manitoba, Canada, to live on a farm run by her brother Edward. But Nora's British reserve angers Edward's hard-working wife Gertie, because she mistakes it for snobbery. One of the farm's hands, the manly Frank Taylor, has saved up a bit of money and announces that he's going to start his own farm. He also plans to go to an employment agency to find a wife who can cook and sew for him. Nora, who has been arguing with Gertie, offers herself. So they are married and Frank takes her to his crude farmhouse. Finally, after six months, he suggests that she at least kiss him. His crops wind up failing, and Edward arrives with an unexpected inheritance for Nora. He intends to take her home, but she realizes that she has come to love Frank and decides to stick by him
The Gloria Swanson collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From her early days in funny but flimsy Mack Sennett two-reelers through her more substantial roles under the tutelage of Cecil B. DeMille and on into the sound era of romantic comedies, here is Gloria Swanson at the height of her powers and popularity, alongside such fellow legends as Wallace Beery, Lionel Barrymore, and even Charlie Chaplin."--Container
The Gloria Swanson collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From her early days in funny but flimsy Mack Sennett two-reelers through her more substantial roles under the tutelage of Cecil B. DeMille and on into the sound era of romantic comedies, here is Gloria Swanson at the height of her powers and popularity, alongside such fellow legends as Wallace Beery, Lionel Barrymore, and even Charlie Chaplin."--Container
 
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Thomas Meighan acteur américain

Thomas Meighan Amerikaans acteur (1879-1936)

Thomas Meighan amerikansk skådespelare

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Thomas Meighan amerikansk skuespiller

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Томас Миган

توماس میگن بازیگر آمریکایی

トマス・メイガン

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