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Hurst, Brandon 1866-1947

Overview
Works: 42 works in 103 publications in 2 languages and 2,668 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Interviews  Juvenile works  Fiction  Silent films  Film and video adaptations  Horror films  Zombie films 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Brandon Hurst, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Brandon Hurst
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by John S Robertson ( Visual )
33 editions published between 1920 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 734 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dr. Jekyll, an idealistic London doctor, has a weakness for experiments which take him to the boundaries of human consciousness and experience. When Sir George Carew, father of the girl Jekyll loves, accuses him of being afraid of temptation, he finds a drug which allows him to separate the evil side of his personality from the good; as Edward Hyde, he embarks upon a career of crime
The thief of Bagdad an Arabian Nights fantasy by Raoul Walsh ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1924 and 2004 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A carefree pickpocket turns his appealing brand of mischievous thievery toward the attainment of happiness-- and an exotic Princess. The only way he can win either is by retrieving the rarest treasures hidden within the mysterious Orient, a quest that grows more fantastic with every passing thrill
The man who laughs ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gwynplaine is doomed to live life wearing a perpetual grin. Carved on his face because his father, Lord Clancharlie, had offended England's king. Gwynplaine grows up alongside the beautiful but blind Dea and they fall in love. Queen Anne, meanwhile, has ascended the throne and when she learns that the femme fatale, Duchess Josiana is in possession of the Lord's estates, she decrees that the Duchess must marry Gwynplaine, the rightful heir. Gwynplaine realizes that the duchess' attraction has legitimized his right to love Dea, renounces his title and follows his heart to the new World
Mary of Scotland by John Ford ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Historical drama about the ill-fated Mary, Queen of Scots, and her cousin Elizabeth, Queen of England
The lost patrol by John Ford ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A terse drama about British cavalryman lost in the Mesopotamian desert during World War I. They are pursued constantly by Arab sharpshooters. When the leader of the patrol is killed, McLaglen takes charge of the eleven ragged survivors. This film established John Ford's reputation as a director internationally
White zombie by Victor Halperin ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1932 and 2013 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On a tropical island, a sugar plantation owner employs a crew of zombie laborers. First film to feature zombies or the "walking dead."
The hunchback of Notre Dame by Wallace Worsley ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Set in 16th century Paris, the story unfolds when the downtrodden hunchback is forced into a sinister plot to kidnap the young gypsy beauty, Esmeralda, by the lustful Jehan"--Container
Love ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the Russia of Czar Nicholas II, a respectable married woman and mother, Anna Karenina, falls in love with a dashing army officer, Count Vronsky, for whom she gives up everything, only to be cast aside. The ending of the American cut of this film differs from the ending of the European cut, and the disc contains only the American version
Double feature 2 movies that became chilling horror classics: King of the zombies ; Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[Zombies] ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Zombie dearest: Failed comic Gus Lawton must chase his wife across the country to the abandoned farmhouse of her childhood after he pushes her too far. Now, forced to live by her rules, he has to get busy fixing up the old place. In desperation he digs up a zombie who will do anything he asks, at least for now
Le voleur de Bagdad by Raoul Walsh ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Bagdad, Ahmed le voleur est amoureux de la belle princesse. Mais il devra affronter lignoble prince mongol et braver mille dangers, de la vallée des monstres à la mer de minuit ou la caverne des arbres ensorcelés, pour gagner sa main
Victor Hugo's The man who laughs ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gwynplaine is doomed to live life wearing a perpetual grin. Carved on his face because his father, Lord Clancharlie, had offended England's king. Gwynplaine grows up alongside the beautiful but blind Dea and they fall in love. Queen Anne, meanwhile, has ascended the throne and when she learns that the femme fatale, Duchess Josiana is in possession of the Lord's estates, she decrees that the Duchess must marry Gwynplaine, the rightful heir. Gwynplaine realizes that the duchess' attraction has legitimized his right to love Dea, renounces his title and follows his heart to the new World
The thief of Bagdad by Raoul Walsh ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1924 and 2008 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In this silent classic Douglas Fairbanks Sr. is superb as a mischievous thief who with the help of a genie's magic tries to outwit the evil ruler of Baghdad."
The house of Rothschild ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1934 and 2014 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of the rise of the Rothschild financial empire founded by Mayer Rothschild and continued by his five sons
Horror classics. 50 movies ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of classic films featuring monsters, aliens, and the unknown
Horror classics. 50 movies ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of classic films featuring monsters, aliens, and the unknown
A pressing matter, in one act by Brandon Hurst ( Book )
2 editions published in 1906 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Horror movie classics ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Over 12 hours of cushion-clutching, spine-tingling chills and thrills with ten creepy classic horror films
The John Barrymore collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde: Dr. Jekyll, an idealistic London doctor, has a weakness for experiments which take him to the boundaries of human consciousness and experience. When Sir George Carew, father of the girl Jekyll loves, accuses him of being afraid of temptation, he finds a drug which allows him to separate the evil side of his personality from the good; as Edward Hyde, he embarks upon a career of crime ; Sherlock Holmes: With his faithful assistant, Dr. Watson, Holmes comes face to face with arch criminal Professor Moriarty. Moriarty is causing trouble for Prince Alexis, and Holmes craftily outwits the villain ; The Beloved Rogue: Francois Villon, in his lifetime the most renowned poet in France, is also a prankster, an occasional criminal, and an ardent patriot, he spoils the evil plots of the Duke of Burgundy and even the King of France ; Tempest: In the final days of Czarist Russia, a peasant is raised from the ranks to Lieutenant. He falls in love with a princess, who spurns him. When he is caught in her room, he is stripped of his rank and thrown into prison. Then the Revolution comes and the tables are turned
The House of mystery ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A group of investors gather at a mansion for one week in order to thwart a dreaded curse before the treasure is distributed. One of the guests succumbs to a ghostly ape and the police inspector sent to investigate finds himself entagled in a web of fear
 
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