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Crosland, Alan 1894-1936

Overview
Works: 89 works in 306 publications in 5 languages and 3,910 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Musical films  Silent films  History  Short films  Documentary films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Film remakes  Television adaptations 
Roles: Director, Attributed name, Author, Restager , Film editor, Performer, fmd
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Alan Crosland
 
Most widely held works by Alan Crosland
The jazz singer by Alan Crosland( Visual )

127 editions published between 1927 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,789 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The melodramatic story of a Jewish cantor's son who aspires to be a jazz singer, despite his father's strenuous objections
Edison : the invention of the movies by Thomas A Edison( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in English and held by 798 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Interactive History of the Edison Company and the Invention of the Motion Picture. An unprecedented collection from Kino International and the Film/Media Department of The Museum of Modern Art together with the Library of Congress. Featuring 140 complete Edison Compnany films 1891-1918 restored and newly mastered with all new musical scores
Beloved rogue by Alan Crosland( Visual )

25 editions published between 1927 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The swashbuckling poet Francois Villon battles to save his country from the devious Duke of Burgundy
Don Juan by Alan Crosland( Visual )

18 editions published between 1926 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A swashbuckling tale of the world's most famed lover. Don Juan pursues his conquests with rakish abandon, but one glimpise of exquisite Adriana and he finds true love. He duels, carries out a daring dungeon escape and rides like the wind to win her
Edison : the invention of the movies. Part 2( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unprecedented collaboration of Kino International and the Museum of Modern Art, together with the Library of Congress. Edison: the invention of the movies is a four-disc box set featuring 140 complete Edison Co. films from 1891 to 1918, all restored and newly remastered. This deluxe set also includes 200+ scans of artifacts from MoMA's Edison collection, film-by-film program notes, and two hours of interviews with early film experts
A Christmas past( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of nine enchanting films 1901-1925 offers a nostalgic peek into the Yuletide pleasures of the early 20th century
The unbeliever( Visual )

1 edition published in 1918 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Olive Thomas collection( Visual )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The flapper is a silent film about an innocent girl from the country who comes to a boarding school and enjoys the sophisticated life of a liberated women until she gets mixed up with some crooks and must do what's responsible. Olive Thomas, everybody's sweetheart is the story of her short life, its successes and sudden end
Forbidden Hollywood( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Volume Six turns the spotlight on adultery, alcoholism, prostitution, and racism, issues that the Production Code would soon ban from the screen. The Wet Parade: ... Demon whiskey brings ruin to two families in this all-star adaptation of Upton Sinclair's impassioned novel. Downstairs: ... A philandering chauffer creates havoc in an upper-class household. Mandalay: ... A Russian refugee seeks revenge upon the ex-lover who sold her into slavery. Massacre: ... A college-educated Sioux wreaks vengeance upon the white officials who abused his family and cheated his people."--Container
The new adventures of Wonder Woman by Stanley Ralph Ross( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of the super heroine Diana, princess of the Amazons, also known as Wonder Woman
Perry Mason : the original Warner Bros. movies collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A generation before he would become a TV titan, the solicitor sleuth solved mysteries across the silver screen. And this is a Perry with a difference - dashing, debonair and full of savoir-faire! Pre-Code King Warren William originally personified Perry for four films, with Ricardo Cortez and Donald Woods rounding out the series. Notable guests include Mary Astor, Errol Flynn (in his U.S. screen debut), Allen Jenkins, Ann Dvorak and Michael Curtiz has a stint in the director's chair!
Old San Francisco by Alan Crosland( Visual )

6 editions published between 1927 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Chris Buckwell, cruel and greedy czar of San Francisco's tenderloin, is heartless in his persecution of the Chinese, though he himself is secretly a halfcaste. Buckwell, eager to possess the land of Don Hernández Vásquez, sends Michael Brandon, an unscrupulous attorney, to make an offer. Brandon's nephew, Terrence, meets the grandee's beautiful daughter, Dolores, while Vásquez refuses the offer. Terry tries to save the Vásquez land grants, but when Chris causes the grandee's death, Dolores takes an oath to avenge her father. Learning that Chris is halfcaste, Dolores induces his idiot dwarf brother to denounce him; he captures her and Terry, but they are saved from torture and death by the great earthquake of 1906 that kills the villain"--AFI catalog, 1921-1930
When a man loves( Visual )

3 editions published between 1927 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Chevalier Fabien des Grieux, who has forsworn the world for the church, falls passionately in love with young Manon Lescaut when he encounters her en route to a convent with her brother André. The lustful Comte Guillot de Morfontaine offers André a tempting sum for Manon, and learning of their bargain, Fabien takes her to Paris, where they spend an idyllic week in a garret. André finds her, persuades her to leave Fabien, and tries to force her into an alliance with Morfontaine--then rescues Manon from the advances of a brutal apache. Fabien, crushed to believe that Manon has become Morfontaine's mistress, is about to take his vows but is deterred by her love for him. King Louis sees Manon in Richelieu's drawing room and wins her. The rejected Morfontaine orders her arrest and deportation, but he is killed by Fabien, who joins Manon on a convict ship bound for America. After inciting the convicts to mutiny, he escapes with her in a small boat"--AFI catalog, 1921-1930
Big boy( Visual )

3 editions published between 1930 and 2009 in English and Multiple languages and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A jockey overcomes adversity to win the Kentucky Derby after gamblers conspire to have him fired from riding "Big Boy."
Massacre by Michael Gold( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A college-educated Sioux (Barthelmess) wreaks vengeance upon the white officials who abused his family and cheated his people
On with the show by Alan Crosland( Visual )

3 editions published between 1929 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Tonight will be a hit ... or tomorrow will be a bust! ... backstage musicals became one of the staples of the era and amid all the voh-de-oh-doing and tap-tapping came this movie that Time called 'the most interesting of its type to date.' Adding to the interest: a narrative structure that cuts between the onstage production of a make-or-braek show and the in-the-wings scrambling to mount it -- and to find out who heisted the night's gate receipts; ..."--Container
Edison : the invention of the movies( Visual )

1 edition published in 1918 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two hours of interviews with archivists and early cinema scholars. Over two hundred scans of artifacts from MoMA's Edison Collection never available to the public before: stills, script fragments, interoffice memos, and promotions. 140 complete films
Perry Mason mysteries collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The case of the howling dog: Brilliant defense attorney Perry Mason takes Bessie Foley's case after a wealthy neighbor, who claimed to be married to her, is murdered ; The case of the curious bride: Perry Mason's client is being blackmailed by her husband, long thought to dead. Mason finds the husband really dead when goes to meet with him
Midnight alibi( Visual )

3 editions published between 1934 and 2010 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Someone shot Angie the Ox around midnight, killing him more than somewhat dead. Word is that rival Lance McGowan is the who in the whodunit, and the gendarmes aim to find a nice chair with straps and high voltage for him. Lance needs a Midnight Alibi. Not by an inside-tip long shot would anyone think wealthy spinster Abigail Ardsley would offer it
Al Jolson Collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection of Al Jolson films include: 1927 The Jazz Singer which is the first feature with spoken dialogue; 1928 The Singing Fool; 1929 Say It With Songs; 1930 Mammy; 1930 Big Boy; 1934 Wonder Bar; 1935 Go Into Your Dance; 1936 The Singing Kid. Also included is a Jolson-inspired cartoon "I Love to Singa," starring a family of owls, and centering around Owl Jolson. Four trailers from pictures in the collection are presented
 
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Alan Crosland acteur et cinéaste américain

Alan Crosland Amerikaanse filmregisseur

Alan Crosland amerikanesche Schauspiller

Alan Crosland ator e diretor de cinema americano

Alan Crosland attore e regista statunitense

Alan Crosland pemeran laki-laki asal Amerika Serikat

Alan Crosland Sr. US-amerikanischer Schauspieler und Filmregisseur

Alan Crosland US-amerikanischer Regisseur

Алан Кросленд

אלן קרוסלנד שחקן אמריקאי

آلن کروسلند تهیه‌کننده، فیلمنامه‌نویس، بازیگر، و کارگردان آمریکایی

크로슬랜드, 앨런 1894-1936

アラン・クロスランド

艾伦· 克罗斯兰

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