WorldCat Identities

Barnes, George 1892-1953

Overview
Works: 184 works in 502 publications in 6 languages and 9,826 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery films  Musical films  Melodrama  Circus films  Show business films  Religious films  Romance films 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Actor, Illustrator, Author, Other, Director, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Rebecca by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

38 editions published between 1940 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 1,697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mystery drama in which a timid young woman marries a troubled widower who is accused of murdering his first wife
Spellbound by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

25 editions published between 1945 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 1,091 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A psychologist falls for a suspect in a murder, which she tries to solve by unlocking the clues hidden in his mind
The greatest show on Earth by Cecil B DeMille( Visual )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 1,079 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Academy Award winning film set behind the scenes of the circus, with an all-star cast
Jane Eyre by Robert Louis Stevenson( Visual )

10 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Après une enfance difficile passée dans un terrible orphelinat, Jane Eyre est engagée comme gouvernante de la petite Adèle Rochester. Edward Rochester, le maître des lieux, est un personnage solitaire et ombrageux, errant dans on immense demeure. Il ne tarde pas à tomber amoureux de la jeune femme. Mais Jane découvre que le domaine abrite un terrible secret. (Source : jaquette)
Dames by Busby Berkeley( Visual )

7 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical comedy film about an eccentric multimillionaire who hates musicals, his granddaughter who stars in them, and their friends & family members caught in the middle. Includes dances choreographed by Busby Berkeley
Footlight parade by Lloyd Bacon( Visual )

8 editions published between 1933 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chester Kent is a diligent musical comedy director who is continually warding off snoopers hired by his competitors to steal his ideas. When his latest show is cancelled in favor of a talking picture, he turns to staging musical prologues to play before the features in moviehouses
Gold diggers of 1935 by Busby Berkeley( Visual )

6 editions published between 1934 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical comedy film about various hotel employees & quirky rich folks, set in a fictional New Hampshire resort
Samson and Delilah by Harold J Laski( Visual )

7 editions published between 1949 and 2017 in English and German and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When strongman Samson rejects the love of the beautiful Philistine woman Delilah, she seeks vengeance that brings horrible consequences they both regret. Produced in the glorious style that made the name C.B. DeMille virtually synonymous with Old Testament epics
Force of evil by Abraham Polonsky( Visual )

14 editions published between 1948 and 2016 in English and Italian and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lawyer whose connection to a ruthless racketeer has nearly destroyed his sense of morality. His participation in a rigged numbers racket could prove disastrous for his high-strung brother whose small-time policy bank stands to go broke when the rigged numbers pay off
Rebecca( Visual )

3 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman who believes she has found her heart's desire when she marries the dashing aristocratic widower Maxim de Winter. But upon moving to Manderley, her groom's baroque ancestral mansion, she soon learns that his deceased wife's memory haunts not only the home but the temperamental, brooding Maxim as well
Meet John Doe by Frank Capra( Visual )

27 editions published between 1941 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A genial homeless unemployed baseball pitcher is hoaxed into protesting against existing social evils as a newspaper circulation stunt. He pleas to the "little man" for brotherly love and democratic good will and John Doe clubs are formed. Because of his simple sincerity, he becomes a national hero, but he is shocked when he discovers that it's all a plot by the owner of the paper, who plans to use the voting strength of the clubs to bludgeon his way to power
The bells of St. Mary's by Leo McCarey( Visual )

12 editions published between 1945 and 2013 in English and German and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Parish priest Father Chuck O'Malley (Bing Crosby back after introducing the affable O'Malley in the 1944 film Going my way) is sent to revive a financially-ailing parochial school and immediately finds himself at odds with the no-nonsense Sister Benedict on how to educate the children. Beyond their battle of wits lies a bigger problem--the skinflint businessman next door wants St. Mary's condemned, so he can build a parking lot for his employees
The son of the sheik by Geo Fitzmaurice( Visual )

6 editions published between 1926 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ramantic drama of the sheik's son love for a dancing girl
Mourning becomes Electra( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adapted from the classic play by Eugene O'Neill, set in a time near the end of the Civil War. Poisoning, infidelity, gunshots and shocking family secrets explode in a haunting climax that will never be forgotten
Mr. Lucky by H. C Potter( Visual )

5 editions published between 1943 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spirited comedy of a professional gambler trying to raise a new bankroll by fleecing a wealthy young woman
The great train robbery( Visual )

11 editions published between 1903 and 2005 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bandits tie up the station master, stop the train, rob the mail car, take the passenger's valuables and then escape. The station master's daughter then frees her father, alerts a group at a dance who then chase and overtake the robbers
Our dancing daughters by Harry Beaumont( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diana is outwardly the hit of the party but inwardly virtuous and idealistic. Her friend Ann is thoroughly selfish and amoral. Both are attracted to Ben Black, soon-to-be millionaire. He takes Diana's flirtations with other boys as a sign of disinterest in him and marries Ann. Big mistake. Ben and Diana begin to realize their true love for each other and plan a new life together as drunken Ann falls down the stairs to her death--Imdb.com
Street Scene by King Vidor( Visual )

5 editions published between 1931 and 2015 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Dans les bas-fonds de New York, la vie de jeunes gens qui cherchent à échapper à la misère. " (Source : allocine.fr)
Jesse James by Henry King( Visual )

5 editions published between 1939 and 2013 in English and German and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tyrone Power stars as the daredevil bandit who galloped out of the Ozarks and into American folk history with his guns blazing. Jesse James is forced outside the law after ruthless agents for the coming transcontinental railroad kill his mother and steal his family's land. Together with his brother Frank, Jesse forms a gang of masked outlaws to strike back at the railroad company and the banks that swindle oppressed farmers
The boy with green hair by Joseph Losey( Visual )

6 editions published between 1948 and 2015 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Frye, typical American boy, is orphaned when his parents are caught in the London Blitz. He is not told of their fate, but shuttled from one selfish relative to the next, ending with "Gramp," a kindly ex-vaudevillean. Peter and Gramp, both fond of "Irish bulls," get along fine; but the morning after Peter finally learns he's an orphan, his hair spontaneously turns green! The absurd over-reactions of stupid people overturn his life as the story becomes a parable
 
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Alternative Names
Barnes, George

Barnes, George S.

Barnes, George S. 1892-1953

Barnes, George Scott 1893-1953

George Barnes Amerikaans director of photography (1892-1953)

George Barnes amerikansk filmfotograf

George Barnes caméraman américain

George Barnes direttore della fotografia statunitense

George Barnes US-amerikanischer Kameramann

Τζορτζ Μπάρνς

Τζορτζ Μπάρνς Αμερικανός κινηματογραφιστής

Джордж Барнс кинооператор США

Джордж Барнс (оператор)

ג'ורג' ברנס

جرج بارنز

جورج بارنز

جورج بارنز مصور سينمائي أمريكي

ジョージ・バーンズ

乔治·巴恩斯

Languages
English (181)

German (16)

Spanish (4)

Italian (3)

French (2)

Chinese (1)