WorldCat Identities

Cunningham, Jack 1882-1941

Overview
Works: 70 works in 145 publications in 6 languages and 1,796 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Silent films  Western films  Swashbuckler films  Fiction  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Adapter, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Writer of accompanying material
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Jack Cunningham
 
Most widely held works by Jack Cunningham
The black pirate by Albert Parker ( Visual )
30 editions published between 1921 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The sole survivor of a ship pillaged by buccaneers poses as a pirate to recover the ship and its treasure and to rescue a captive princess
It's a gift by Norman Z McLeod ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1934 and 2007 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The vague and fumbling proprietor of a small-town general store sets off cross country to a California orange plantation purchased with the proceeds of his late uncle's will
Beyond the rocks by Sam Wood ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young woman is tricked into an arranged marriage with an older millionaire by her female relatives, and then falls in love with a handsome nobleman as she honeymoons in the Alps and Paris. Discovering that his wife loves another, the husband rushes off to the Sahara. In 2003, Beyond the rocks was rediscovered at the Nederlands Filmmuseum, after being considered lost for decades. The nitrite print was virtually complete, and had Dutch intertitles. It was restored, a new score was composed and new English intertitles added, based on the original continuity script
The Mark of Zorro and Don Q, son of Zorro ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mark of Zorro: Don Diego Vega is a comically effete young nobleman with a taste for tasseled sombreros and juvenile silk-hanky magic tricks. But when danger calls, Diego swathes himself in black, straps on a well-honed sword and storms the countryside as the mysterious Zorro, slicing his initial into the faces of the sentinals of oppression, pausing only to boldly romance the woman to whom his shy alter-ego can hardly summon the courage to speak
Cecil B. DeMille's Union Pacific by Cecil B DeMille ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and German and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Epic film about the development of the Union Pacific Railroad and the race to Promontory
Zane Grey's Wagon wheels ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The trio of Belnet, Burch, and O'Leary are leading a wagon train west, but Murdock is leading the Indians in a fatal attempt to stop them
Cecil B. DeMille's Union Pacific ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Overseer Jeff Butler is hired by the Union Pacific to root out the saboteurs who have been launching savage attacks on the construction of the first transcontinental railroad."--Container
The covered wagon by James Cruze ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1923 and 1990 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The 1849 pioneer trek to California and Oregon, notable for its realistic presentation of the hardship and loneliness endured by the pioneers and for its spectacular action. The first epic western
The mark of Zorro by Rouben Mamoulian ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mark of Zorro: As the famous Mexican Robin Hood, Don Diego springs into action as Zorro, the crusader for the rights of the Mexican people. Through the Zorro character, Fairbanks ushered in the legendary cycle of adventure films and established the genre of the American action film
Buffalo stampede ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1989 and 2000 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A buffalo hunter joins a wagon train heading West and tries to help them from attacking Indians who have been incited to war by the needless slaughter of the buffalo
W.C. Fields comedy favorites collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From his early days on stage in vaudeville and Broadway through his live appearance on radio, W.C. Fields created an iconic persona that has never been matched. The comic genius of Fields is best captured forever in his body of films that highlight his notoriously sarcastic quick wit and slapstick routines. In these ten films, see W.C. Fields at his best
Man of the forest ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This Western, based upon a Zane Grey novel, features Randolph Scott as the hero of the picture, Brett Dale. Dale uncovers a plot to kidnap the daughter of a wealthy landowner in order for the kidnapper to gain control of his land. Dale is successful in preventing the kidnapping but unfortunately her father is killed by the greedy kidnapper. Now accused of murdering the girl's father, Dale must clear his name and bring the real murderer to justice
White shadows in the South Seas ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Even today, the Marquesas Islands beckon travelers yearning for an exotic and authentic Polynesian experience. Imagine the wonder of 1928 audiences when White shadows in the South Seas took them thousands of miles from home to that remote Eden of rolling waves and palm-fringed beaches. The first of W.S. Van Dyke's famed filmed-on-location adventures (the others: The pagan and Trader Horn) tells a dramatic tale of foreign interlopers -- a booze-sodden doctor and a rapacious pearl trader - who bring destruction to a vibrant Pacific culture. The film features synchronized music and sound effects plus spectacular, Academy Award-winning cinematography that captures a paradise in peril."--Container
The pirates of the silver screen collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Treasure Island (1960, 87 min.): A teleplay from The DuPont show of the month, based on Robert Louis Stevenson's tale
Captain Salvation ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"He's a man of the cloth. She's a scarlet woman. His act of kindness brings them together. Society seeks to tear them apart. Captain Salvation is the turbulent tale of Anson Campbell, a New England minister who is ostracized when he shows compassion to a prostitute. The two outcasts set sail on a convict ship, where the fallen woman vows to reform--a vow that leads to both tragedy and redemption."--Container
Douglas Fairbanks the screen's greatest adventurer ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mark of Zorro: As the famous Mexican Robin Hood, Don Diego springs into action as Zorro, the crusader for the rights of the Mexican people. Through the Zorro character, Fairbanks ushered in the legendary cycle of adventure films and established the genre of the American action film
Law of vengeance ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1980 and 2004 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A longtime family feud between two Kentucky families is interrupted by the Civil War but heats up again with the cold blooded killing of kindly Grandpa Spelvin, the patriarch of the Hayden family. Jed Colby (Noah Beery) is sent to prison for the murder, but he's paroled 15 years later. Jed, his daughter Ellen, (Esther Ralston) and an evil ex-con, Jim Daggs (Jack LaRue), follow the peace loving Haydens west to Nevada ... aiming to even the score. The Colbys settle close to the Haydens and after a series of nightly raids on their homestead, deadly shootings and the theft of their livestock, the feud escalates into a furious battle with the Hayden family fighting for survival"--Container
Frontier justice 50 movie pack ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The night rider: Harry is after the black-caped Night Rider, who's been terrorizing the region. His sleuthing brings him to a creepy house filled with trap doors and secret panels. There's also a hidden cave with a sliding stone door
Don Q, son of Zorro by Donald Crisp ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1925 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cesar De Vega (the mysterious Don Q, the son of Zorro) journey's from his native California to Spain for a period of "travel and study". Framed for a murder, he uses his sword, whip, and his wits to find the real killer
Randolph Scott western collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wagon wheels: "A trail guide (Scott) contends with Indian attacks and outlaw treachery on a perilous wagon train journey from Missouri to Oregon."
 
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