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August, Joseph H. 1890-1947

Overview
Works: 69 works in 141 publications in 5 languages and 1,586 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Interviews  Juvenile works  Christmas stories 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Performer, Illustrator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Joseph H August
They were expendable by John Ford ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
They were expendable: Two PT-boat skippers defend the Philippines and give the U.S. war effort time to regroup after the crippling losses at Pearl Harbor
Mary of Scotland by John Ford ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Au XVIe siècle, la rivalité de deux cousines avides de pouvoir, Elisabeth, reine d'Angleterre, et la jalouse Marie Stuart, reine d'Ecosse qui multiplie les intrigues contre la souveraine. La guerre civile va forcer cette derrnière fuir vers l'Angleterre, où des jours bien sombres la guettent... Fresque historique dramatique bénéficiant d'un superbe décor et d'une belle photo... (un de ses plus beau rôles de Katherine Hepburn)
The Informer by John Ford ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1935 and 2008 in English and Italian and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In fog-shrouded Dublin Gypo informs on his friend for twenty pounds and is sentenced to die by the IRA. One of Ford's most honoured films now seems to be very much of its time. The gritty bleakness of O'Flaherty's novel is transformed by Ford, Nichols and August into a tragic romance with allegorical overtones, rendered in strikingly theatrical, expressionistic style
The beloved rogue ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1927 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The swashbuckling poet Francois Villon battles to save his country from the devious Duke of Burgundy
A damsel in distress by George Stevens ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1992 and 1996 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Song, dance, and comedy accompany a tale of love between an upperclass English woman (Fontaine) and a visiting American (Astaire). Features George Gershwin's last completed score
Sylvia Scarlett by George Cukor ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1935 and 2012 in English and French and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When her father runs afoul of the law in pre-War Paris, a plucky young girl disguises herself as a boy to aid in their escape
Gunga Din by George Stevens ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1900 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three Army veterans find adventure on India's North-West frontier
No greater glory ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1934 and 2010 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Adapted from The Paul Street boys, an autobiographical novel by Ferenc Molnar, Glory is an unusually sensitive evocation of the pain of youth and the senselessness of war. Frail Nemecsek, a lonely boy who yearns to belong, worships Boka, the self-sufficient, charismatic leader of a well-organized gang, decked out in uniforms and sporting their own flag. The perennial outsider sees his chance to win a respected place in Butler's army when their flag is stolen and war breaks out with another gang
Der Glöckner von Notre Dame ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in German and Undetermined and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Paris im 15. Jahrhundert: Der entstellte und ausgegrenzte Glöckner Quasimodo verliebt sich in das Zigeunermädchen Esmeralda. Die Schönheit hat es auch dem Priester Frollo angetan. Doch als sie ihn zurückweist, klagt er sie der Hexerei an. Quasimodo kann sie in letzter Sekunde retten und entführt sie in den dunklen Glockenturm von Notre Dame
Tumbleweeds by King Baggot ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1925 and 1995 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tumbleweeds is the story of the great land rush of 1889 when the Cherokee Land Strip between Oklahoma and Kansas was opened to homesteaders. It is the story of the homesteaders, full of hope as they prepare to start life anew; the greed of the "sooners", who sneak illegally into the Strip to establish claims ahead of the legitimate homesteaders; and it is the story of the end of the Old West and the cowboy way of life
Portrait of Jennie by William Dieterle ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1948 and 1990 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An artist meets a schoolgirl in Central Park who has a mysterious air about her. What follows is an unforgettable love story
El Delator ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in Spanish and English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Irlanda 1922. Traición entre amigos para un conocido filme de Ford. Rodada en apenas 3 semanas. En el agitado Dublín de los años veinte, Gypo Nolan, un tipo sin oficio ni beneficio, expulsado del Ejército de Liberación Irlandés y con tendencia a empinar el codo, sueña con viajar a Estados Unidos en compañía de su novia, Katie, que se gana la vida como prostituta. Animado por la recompensa que ofrecen las autoridades, Gypo delata el paradero del activista Frankie McPhillip, un viejo amigo y compañero
La gran aventura de Silvia Sylvia Scarlett ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in Spanish and English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Descubiertos sus negocios sucios, Henry Scarlett se ve obligado a abandonar Marsella y huir a Inglaterra. Su hija, Sylvia, le acompaña disfrazada de hombre y bajo el nombre falso de Silvestre Scarlett. En el barco en que viajan, Henry conoce a un tipo dudoso, Jimmy Monkley, a quien le confiesa imprudentemente que lleva una cierta cantidad de dinero escondido
María Estuardo Mary of Scotland ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in Spanish and English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
María Estuardo abandona Francia y regresa a Escocia, dispuesta a ocupar el trono del que es heredera. Pero los conflictos se acumulan: la nobleza le es hostil, comenzando el conde de Moray, y su apego al catolicismo choca con la fe que predica John Knox, fundador de la Iglesia presbiteriana en Escocia. Por otro lado, su prima Isabel Tudor, hija ilegítima de Enrique VIII, teme que reclame la corona inglesa. Su único aliado es el conde Bothwell, comandante de las tropas escocesas, de quien se enamora. Pero por motivos de estado, debe casarse con Lord Danley, que no tardará en ser asesinado. Las intrigas y las tensiones se agravan
El delator The informer ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in Spanish and English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Irlanda 1922. En el agitado Dublín de los años veinte, Gypo Nolan, un tipo sin oficio ni beneficio, expulsado del Ejército de Liberación Irlandés y con tendencia a empinar el codo, sueña con viajar a Estados Unidos en compañía de su novia, Katie, que se gana la vida como prostituta. Animado por la recompensa que ofrecen las autoridades, Gypo delata el paradero del activista Frankie McPhillip, un viejo amigo y compañero
Blue Blazes Rawden ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Rawden, a lumberjack in the North woods, fights with crooked dance hall owner 'Ladyfingers' Hilgard over the affections of Babette DuFresne. Hilgard is killed. When Hilgard's mother and younger brother arrive in the remote logging town, Rawden attempts to ease their suffering by creating the fiction that Hilgard had been a well-loved man who died naturally. But when young Eric Hilgard learns the truth of his brother's death, he comes gunning for Rawden."--Internet Movie Database
Jennie = Portrait of Jennie ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in Spanish and English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Un frío día de invierno, un pintor, arruinado y abatido por haber perdido la inspiración, conoce a una chiquilla en Central Park vestida de un modo anticuado. A partir de ese momento se suceden otros encuentros, con la particularidad de que en breves intervalos de tiempo la chica se va convirtiendo en una bellísima joven, de la cual el pintor se enamora. Pero Jennie esconde un secreto
Schnellboote vor Bataan based on the book by William L. White ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in German and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents Schnellboote vor Bataan based on the book by William L. White = They were expendable ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1945 in German and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Hunchback of Notre Dame by William Dieterle ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and Italian and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The deformed Notre Dame bellringer rescues a gypsy girl from the evil intentions of her guardian [Halliwell's]
 
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Alternative Names
August, Joe
August, Joe 1890-1947
August, Joe (Joseph H.), 1890-1947
August, Joseph
August Joseph 1890-1947
August, Joseph A.
August, Joseph A. 1890-1947
Languages
English (54)
Spanish (20)
German (4)
Italian (3)
French (1)
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