WorldCat Identities

Lewin, Albert 1894-1968

Overview
Works: 86 works in 224 publications in 5 languages and 3,334 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Film and video adaptations  History  Fiction  Motion picture plays 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Producer, Adapter, Scenarist, Film editor, Performer, Author of dialog, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Albert Lewin, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Albert Lewin
The picture of Dorian Gray by Albert Lewin ( Visual )
34 editions published between 1945 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 1,035 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After viewing a portrait of himself, a young, wealthy man expresses his desire to stay youthful while the portrait grows old. His friend, Lord Henry, points out that his wish was made in the presence of an ancient Egyptian god quite capable of granting his wish. Gradually a sinister plot evolves, fueled by sadism and self-loathing that results in five terrible deaths and a horrifying secret locked behind a schoolroom door
Forbidden Hollywood collection ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the early 1930's, before Hollywood began enforcing a self-imposed Production Code, many films allowed for extraordinary frankness including nudity, adultery and prostitution. In this restored and remastered three-movie collection, three daring young actresses are featured in racy, riveting star vehicles. In this restored and remastered three-movie collection, three daring young actresses are featured in racy, riveting star vehicles. Jean Harlow is a red-headed secretary who hooks the company's married boss, while carrying on with chauffeur Charles Boyer. A young soldier is forced to give up Mae Clarke when his well-to-do family learns she's a prostitute, in Waterloo Bridge. Finally baby-faced Barbara Stanwyck sleeps her way up the corporate ladder in a New York bank, not caring who gets hurt
Pandora and the Flying Dutchman by Albert Lewin ( Visual )
27 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pandora Reynolds (Gardner) is a nightclub singer on vacation in Spain, with whom all men fall hopelessly in love. But Pandora, never having known true love, is indifferent to her suitors' affections. Until, one evening, she swims out to a mysterious yacht and meets its captain--a Dutchman named Hendrick van der Zee (Mason)
China seas by Tay Garnett ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1935 and 2006 in English and Italian and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rugged Captain Alan Gaskell sails the perilous waters between Hong Kong and Singapore with a secret cargo: a fortune in British gold. That's not the only risky cargo he carries. Both his fiery mistress and his refined fiancée are aboard
Carole Lombard : the glamour collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
(Man of the world) A young American girl visits Paris accompanied by her fiancee and her wealthy uncle. (We're not dressing) Beautiful high society type Doris Worthington is entertaining guests on her yacht in the Pacific when it hits a reef and sinks. (Hands across the table) A loafer and a manicurist, both planning to marry money, meet and form an uneasy alliance. (Love before breakfast) Kay bounces between boyfriend Bill and a Wall Street tycoon who thinks he knows what's best for her and bosses her around. (The princess comes across) A woman pretends to be royalty in order to get aboard a crusie ship. (True confession) Helen and Ken are a pretty strange couple, she is a pathological liar, and he is a scrupulously honest lawyer
The unaltered cat by Albert Lewin ( Book )
3 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Moon and sixpence ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1942 and 2007 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The brillant, adventurous and tragic life of the famed impressionist painter Paul Gauguin is brought to the screen in this thinly disguised biography based on the best-selling novel by Somerset Maugham
The picture of Dorian Gray (1945) shooting script by Albert Lewin ( )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The kiss by Jacques Feyder ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Irene is unhappily married to an older businessman and is terrified of her husband's jealousy and anger. She is very much in love with a handsome young lawyer who decides to stop seeing her so that he does not add to her unhappiness by ruining her marriage. She then spends her time with a young family friend who has a crush on her. An innocent kiss goodbye as he leaves for college leads to tragedy
Alice in Wonderland ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Barred from an adults' function, Alice, falls into a revery which puts her in the world of Carroll's eccentric and colorful characters. A retelling of the classic tale, using live actors and stop-motion animation, with some musical numbers added
Alice in Wonderland by Florida Friebus ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An animated musical version of Lewis Carroll's tale about a girl named Alice. Alice follows a White Rabbit through a very small door and enters Wonderland, where she has many unusual adventures
Le portrait de Dorian Gray by Albert Lewin ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1945 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A Londres, en 1866, Basil Hallward peint le portrait d'un séduisant jeune homme, Dorian Gray. Ce dernier s'amourache de Sybil Vane, une chanteuse de cabaret, mais les conventions rigides de son milieu le font rompre et elle se suicide. En rentrant chez lui, il trouve que son portrait a une expression plus dure, presque cruelle
Das Bildnis des Dorian Gray ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1945 and 2006 in German and Undetermined and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bosheit und Laster eines Londoner Lebemanns im 19. Jahrhundert verwüsten nicht sein ewig junges Gesicht, sondern nur sein Porträt, das am Ende eine entstellte Fratze zeigt. Als er das Bild zerstört, tötet er damit sich selbst. Mit leichten Horror-Elementen durchsetzte, gelungene und suggestiv fotografierte Adaption von Oscar Wildes phantastischem Gesellschaftsroman. (www.filmevona-z.de)
Spring fever ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Golf nut Jack Kelly gets a chance to play golf at an exclusive club. There he pursues Allie Monte telling her he is a wealthy golf pro. When she learns the truth she'll have nothing to do with him. In the end love prevails as Kelly becomes a golf champion and wins the girl as well
Pandora y el holandés errante ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in Spanish and English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pandora Reynolds es una mujer de una belleza arrebatadora, pero que destruye la vida de todos los hombres que se enamoran de ella. En un decadente autoexilio en Lisboa, en principio Pandora parece incapaz de amar o corresponder a la adoración que tantos hombres rendidos la profesan. Pero todo cambia con la aparición en su vida de Hendrick van der Zee, un hombre aventurero, corredor de coches, matador y marinero, cuyo espíritu está condenado a vagar sin rumbo alrededor del mundo hasta que encuentre una mujer que muera de amor por él
The good earth by Pearl S Buck ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1937 and 1992 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young Chinese farmer named Wang Lung (Paul Muni) marries a selfless, loyal slave girl, O-Lan (Luise Rainer). Wang is initially devoted to the land and rises to prosperity. Later, however, Wang deserts the land, takes a second wife and tragedy threatens to overwhelm him. Eventually Wang realizes that the land and O-Lan mean more to him than his wealth
Glamour girls ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beautiful and dangerous, Pandora has never fallen in love until the mysterious Hendrick sails into Esperanza and catches her attention; A teacher in a high school goes to a speakeasy to confront some of his students, but falls in love with the star dancer Lola instead; A woman helps the police lure a serial killer in London; When a penniless nobleman owes a Parisian tailor a large sum of money, he stalls for time by moving him into to the family chateau; A young, naive girl aspires to be a "good fairy" by helping a poor doctor
Ueber die Ruge-Philippsche Virulenzprobe by Albert Lewin ( Book )
8 editions published between 1926 and 1927 in German and Undetermined and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pandora by Albert Lewin ( Book )
6 editions published in 1980 in French and English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Red-headed woman ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Precensorship story of gold-digging secretary Lil who works for the Legendre Company and causes Bill to divorce Irene and marry her. She has an affair with businessman Gaerste and uses him to force society to pay attention to her. She has another affair with the chauffeur Albert
 
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Alternative Names
Lewin, Albert Parsons 1894-1968
Parsons Lewin, Albert 1894-1968
Languages
English (96)
German (14)
French (11)
Spanish (6)
Italian (1)
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