WorldCat Identities

Hurst, Brandon 1866-1947

Overview
Works: 51 works in 133 publications in 3 languages and 2,932 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Silent films  Horror films  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films  History  Mad scientist films  Historical films  War films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Brandon Hurst
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by John S Robertson( Visual )

37 editions published between 1920 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 698 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 Michael Powell( Visual )

16 editions published between 1924 and 2004 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 624 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
Mary of Scotland by John Ford( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 337 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 336 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
The man who laughs by Paul Leni( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 318 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
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by Victor Fleming( Visual )

6 editions published between 1920 and 2001 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Considered by many to be the first great American horror film, John S. Robertson's Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde allowed stage legend John Barrymore to deliver his first virtuoso performance on film. Blending historic charm with grim naturalism, this version of Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde is one of the more faithful of the many screen adaptations of Stevenson's story, recounting a visionary scientist's ill-fated attempts to unleash the human mysteries that dwell beneath the shell of the civilized self
White zombie by Victor Halperin( Visual )

13 editions published between 1932 and 2016 in English and German and held by 147 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 )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 67 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
[Zombies]( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 42 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
Love( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 37 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 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unspeakable horror : classic silents( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le voleur de Bagdad by Raoul Walsh( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The house of Rothschild( Visual )

2 editions published between 1934 and 2014 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the rise of the Rothschild financial empire founded by Mayer Rothschild and continued by his five sons. From humble beginnings the business grows and helps to finance the war against Napoleon, but it's not always easy, especially because of the prejudices against Jews
Victor Hugo's The man who laughs( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 and held by 10 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
Horror classics. 50 movies( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 10 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 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of classic films featuring monsters, aliens, and the unknown
Horror movie classics( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Over 12 hours of cushion-clutching, spine-tingling chills and thrills with ten creepy classic horror films
The House of mystery( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 8 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
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

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Mary of ScotlandThe lost patrol
Alternative Names
Brandon Hurst acteur britannique

Brandon Hurst britisk skodespelar

Brandon Hurst britisk skuespiller

Brandon Hurst Brits acteur (1866-1947)

Brandon Hurst brittisk skådespelare

Brandon Hurst englischer Schauspieler

Хёрст, Брэндон

براندون هورست بازیگر بریتانیایی

ブランドン・ハースト

Languages
English (80)

French (3)

German (1)

Covers
The lost patrol