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Mohr, Hal 1894-1974

Overview
Works: 111 works in 174 publications in 4 languages and 3,914 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Conference proceedings  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Caricatures and cartoons  Biography  Musical films 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Illustrator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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The jazz singer by Alan Crosland( Visual )
12 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and held by 1,038 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
Captain Blood by Michael Curtiz( Visual )
6 editions published between 1935 and 2005 in English and Italian and held by 749 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Arrested during the Monmouth Rebellion and falsely convicted of treason, Dr. Peter Blood is banished to the West Indies and sold into slavery. In Port Royal, Jamaica the Governor's daughter Arabella Bishop buys him for ten pounds to spite her uncle, Col. Bishop who owns a major plantation. Life is hard for the men and for Blood as well. By chance he treats the Governor's gout and is soon part of the medical service. He dreams of freedom and when the opportunity strikes, he and his friends rebel taking over a Spanish ship that has attacked the city. Soon, they are the most feared pirates on the seas, men without a country attacking all ships. When Arabella is prisoner, Blood decides to return her to Port Royal only to find that it is under the control of England's new enemy, France. All of them must decide if they are to fight for their new King
A midsummer night's dream by Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy( Visual )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Love is blind, fickle and true. Theseus, Duke of Athens, is going to marry Hyppolyta, Queen of the Amazons. Demetrius is engaged to Hermia, but Hermia loves Lysander. Helena loves Demetrius. Oberon and Titania, of the kingdom of fairies, have a slight quarrel about whether or not the boy Titania is raising will join Titania's band or Oberon's, so Oberon tries to get the boy from her by using some magic. Lysander and Hermina meet in the forest. Helena and Demetrius are there as well. There are actors practicing a play for the upcoming wedding of Theseus and Hippolyta. Due to some misunderstandings by Puck, the whole thing becomes a little bit more confused
Phantom of the Opera by Nelson Eddy( Visual )
6 editions published between 1943 and 2012 in English and Multiple languages and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Den fattige violinist på Pariser-operaen Claudin elsker i hemmelighed sangstjernen Christine. Da han bliver fyret og vansiret støtter han som et spøgelse skjult i operaens kældre hendes karriere med sin kompromisløse kærlighed
Sound and the cinema : the coming of sound to American film ( Book )
1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lonesome ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The early Hollywood gem, Lonesome, is the creation of a little-known, but audacious and one-of-a-kind auteur, Paul Fejos, who bridged the gap between the silent and sound eras. Fejos pulled out all the stops for his lovely New York symphony set in antic Coney Island during the Fourth of July weekend, employing color tinting, superimposition effects, experimental editing, and a roving camera, plus three dialogue scenes, added because of the craze for talkies
Destry rides again by George Marshall( Visual )
3 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and German and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A tongue-in cheek western set in the frontier town of Bottleneck. Stewart is a lawman with an aversion to guns and Dietrich is a cabaret girl at the Bloody Gulch Saloon
David Harum ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1937 and 2006 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in the 1890s, a gritty racetrack romp about David Harum, a small-town banker who's betting it all on a happy ending. John Lennox, who works for David, falls in love with the independently wealthy Ann Madison. David aids their relationship by sending them off together in a carriage driven by a balky horse. When the horse won't budge, she gets to know John. He later proposes but tells Ann he won't marry her until he can support her on his own. She is furious and devises a scheme, which involves David and the horse, to make John rich
The wild one by Laslo Benedek( Visual )
9 editions published between 1953 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Extrait du résumé figurant sur la jaquette : "Dans cette petite bourgade où tranquillité se confond avec ennui, l'arrivée d'une bande de motards, menée par Johnny, se heurte immédiatement à l'hostilité et aux préjugés des habitants. Malgré l'amour naissant entre Johnny et Kathie, fille du shérif, le drame sera inévitable."
Pot o' gold by George Marshall( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A musical comedy about an out of work music lover. While working for his uncle, he becomes involved in a feud between his uncle and a group of noisy musicians who happen to live next door. He goes through an amusing chain of events as he falls in love with the girl next door
Old San Francisco ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1927 and 2009 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A film about the struggle of the Vasquez family from the city's Spanish settlement that finds itself barely hanging on to their land at the turn of the century. Interwoven in the plot is the ploy of a Chinese man disguised as an Occidental to seduce a daughter of the Spanish aristocracy. Set to a Vitaphone soundtrack with synchronized music and sound effects the action careens from rancho to saloon to secret dungeon with a recreation of the San Francisco earthquake of 1906 as the finale
The big night by Joseph Losey( Visual )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After witnessing the merciless beating of his father at the hands of a sports columnist, teenager George La Main steals his father's gun and sets out to get revenge
The bamboo saucer ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lead by the U.S. military, a team of scientists secretly travel into Red China to find the truth behind rumors of a downed U.F.O. While enroute to the saucer's hidden location, the Americans meet a group of Russian scientists who are also searching for the spacecraft. The two teams race against time to find the alien craft and its promise of a fantastic jump in technology, while trying to avoid the Red Chinese troops in the area
War between the planets ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
War between the planets (77 min.): When a series of natural disasters plague civilization, scientists learn that the culprit is a seemingly barren planet set on a collision course with Earth
Sparrows by William Beaudine( Visual )
4 editions published between 1926 and 1999 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Gothic suspense drama based on 1920's newspaper reports of the events portrayed. In the backwoods, the operation of a baby-farm, where unwanted or lost children are held, is hidden deep in the Southern swamps. When the police close in to rescue a kidnapped two-year-old, the eldest of the children, Mollie, attemps to lead them to safety
Rancho Notorious L'ange des maudits by Fritz Lang( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wioming 1870. La fiancée de Vern Haskell est tuée et violée au cours d'un hold-up. Vern part à la recherche du meurtrier avec comme seul indice un nom : "Coup de chance". Au cours de son enquête, il découvre qu'il s'agit d'un ranch où la légendaire Altar Keane, ancienne chanteuse de saloon, abrite les hors-la-loi en fuite en échange d'une partie de leurs gains. Apprenant que l'acolyte d'Altar, Frenchy Fairmont est en prison, Vern organise son évasion et rejoint avec lui "Coup de chance", où il va pouovoir accomplir sa vengeance. (Jaquette)
Because of him ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young woman who wants to break into the theater schemes to become the protege of a famous Broadway star
Ein Sommernachtstraum by William Shakespeare( Visual )
2 editions published in 1935 in German and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Der Jazzsänger ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in German and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Enth. u.a.: A plantation act, Hollywood handicap, A day in Santa Anita, Finding his voice, The voice that thrilled the world, Okay for sound, When the talkies were young
Fidelity Pictures presents Marlene Dietrich, Arthur Kennedy, Mel Ferrer in Engel der Gejagten ( Visual )
4 editions published in 1952 in German and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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