WorldCat Identities

Cunningham, Jack 1882-1941

Overview
Works: 72 works in 142 publications in 4 languages and 1,824 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Silent films  Western films  Swashbuckler films  Zorro films  Fiction  Legends 
Roles: Adapter, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Writer of accompanying material
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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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 )
24 editions published between 1926 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 611 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
The Mark of Zorro and Don Q, son of Zorro ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 186 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
It's a gift by Norman Z McLeod( Visual )
7 editions published between 1934 and 2007 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Harold Bissonette, a bungling, henpecked grocer dreaming of California's golden sunshine. A small inheritance from his Uncle Bean tempts Bissonette to sell everything and buy an orange ranch-- sight unseen. Along the way, he matches wits with dogs, children and chicken feathers, snatching success from the jaws of defeat at the last madcap minute"--Container
Beyond the rocks ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 136 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
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 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Epic film about the development of the Union Pacific Railroad and the race to Promontory
Cecil B. DeMille's Union Pacific ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 106 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
Zane Grey's Wagon wheels ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 103 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
The covered wagon by James Cruze( Visual )
9 editions published between 1923 and 1990 in 3 languages 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
W.C. Fields comedy favorites collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 42 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
The old fashioned way ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Great McGonigle's traveling theatrical troupe are staying at a boarding house. They are preparing to put on a production of "The Drunkard" (and do so during this movie). Cleopatra Pepperday puts up money for the show provided she can have a part ("Here comes the prince!"). Little Albert Wendelschaffer torments McGonigle all through lunch ("How can you hurt a watch by dipping it in molasses?"). In spite of being pursued by several sheriffs, McGonigle is able to keep going and see his daughter Betty happily married. W.C. Fields plays a charlatan who attempts to persuade an entire town that his daughter is actually heiress to an unclaimed fortune
Buffalo stampede ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1989 and 2000 in English and held by 35 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
Man of the forest ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in English and held by 27 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 24 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
Randolph Scott western collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rage at dawn: "A federal agent (Scott) infiltrates the infamous Reno gang, but complications arise when a self-righteous mob tries to lynch the outlaws!"
Douglas Fairbanks the screen's greatest adventurer ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 10 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
The quare fellow ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A rookie prison guard, and advocate of capital punishment, has a change of heart after he begins an affair with a condemned man's wife and discovers that key evidence was withheld from his trial
Captain Salvation ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 8 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
Frontier justice 50 movie pack ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A man's land: A ranch foreman and the owner's Eastern educated daughter each inherit one-half of her father's ranch upon his death
Douglas Fairbanks ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of films starring Douglas Fairbanks, originally released as motion pictures in 1920-1929
 
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