WorldCat Identities

Parker, Albert 1889-1974

Overview
Works: 36 works in 87 publications in 2 languages and 929 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Detective and mystery television programs  History  Guidebooks  Fiction  Parodies, imitations, etc  Silent films 
Roles: Director, fld, Author, Actor, Restager , Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Albert Parker
The black pirate by Albert Parker( Visual )
29 editions published between 1926 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The sole survivor of a ship pillaged by buccaneers poses as a pirate to recover the ship and its treasure and to rescue a captive princess
Sherlock Holmes by Guy Ritchie( Visual )
4 editions published in 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sherlock Homes comes to the aid of a young prince accused of murder and uncovers a plot to destroy Western civilization
Sherlock Holmes ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1922 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sherlock Homes comes to the aid of a young prince accused of murder and uncovers a plot to destroy Western civilization. When a young prince is accused of a crime that could embroil him in international scandal, debonair supersleuth Sherlock Holmes comes to his aid, and quickly discovers that behind the incident lurks a criminal mastermind eager to reduce Western civilization to anarchy. Adapted from the hugely popular stage version of Arthur Conan Doyle's stories (by William Gillette), Sherlock Holmes not only provided Barrymore with one of his most prestigious early roles, but also presented the screen debuts of two notable actors: William Powell (The Thin Man) and Roland Young (Topper)
The pirates of the silver screen collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Treasure Island (1960, 87 min.): A teleplay from The DuPont show of the month, based on Robert Louis Stevenson's tale
Shifting sands ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1918 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[Shifting sands]: Marcia Grey is wrongly convicted on trumped-up evidence of a German. After serving her term, she rebuilds her life and marries well. The German then attempts to blackmail her into helping the German cause during WWI
Pirates of the seven seas ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Captain Calamity, Bill Jones, commander of the South Seas vessel Marigold, agrees to take an Australian fellow to Tapillo in exchange for a Spanish doubloon. Jones in turn gives the coin to a trader for supplies, who believes that Jones has discovered pirate's treasure. Soon Captain Calamity has a real calamitous situation on his hands. In The black pirate, when a young nobleman's father is mercilessly killed by pirates, he vows that one day he'll become a matchless swashbuckler and that he'll track down the villains responsible for his father's death. In Wallaby Jim of the islands, Wallaby Jim and his men discover a pearl bed in the South Pacific, but although it seems they've struck it rich, several problems arise that stand in the way of their fortune. In Jamaica Inn, a group of vicious smugglers black out warning signals for ships, causing them to crash upon the rocky shore. In Sea Wolf : the pirates curse, Thorpe sails the high seas as a mercenary for hire in his sleek ship, Sea Wolf. Upon meeting the beautiful and mysterious Helene, she enlists Thorpe to find Moctezuma's treasure, millions in jewels and artifacts, and return it to the government of Mexico
Pirates ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Disc 2: Three fortune hunters scour the West Indies in search of buried treasure. James Marshall is the captain of the American ship Concord who finds himself at the mercy of mutineer Ben Waldridge who claims that he is loyal to Britain, but his loyalty is only to gold. A handsome swashbuckler and his loyal team of pirates try to depose an evil king as he tries to force a young maiden into marriage. On December 5, 1872, the American ship Marie Celeste was found drifting off the English coast with her sails at half mast and her entire crew missing
The love of Sunya ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young woman meets an Eastern yogi who believes that he wronged her in a past life. He tries to make amends by allowing her to see what her future life would be like with each of her four suitors
Family classics ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The time of your life: Joe, a lovesome, fast-talking regular at the local saloon believes in encouraging everybody in their intoxicating dreams
The toll of the sea Shifting sands ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The toll of the sea: "Chinese maiden Lotus Flower (Anna May Wong) rescues shipwrecked Allen Carver when he washes ashore more dead than alive. Although reminded of the old proverb that the sea extracts twice the pain as whatever amount of joy it provides, she falls in love with the handsome American and eventually marries him. Allen, longing for his own kind, eventually abandons Lotus Flower and returns of the States--unaware that she is pregnant with his child."--Container
Eyes of youth by Albert Parker( Visual )
8 editions published between 1919 and 2012 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[The worldly Madonna]: A nun agrees to switch places with her twin sister, a cabaret dancer who fears she may have killed a man
Douglas Fairbanks ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of films starring Douglas Fairbanks, originally released as motion pictures in 1920-1929
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
Shifting sands ; Manhandled ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1918 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A girl from the tenements with a tainted past tries to find love and true happpiness. Both films on one videocassette
The actors ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eyes of youth: "A young woman, confronted by four options for proceeding in her life, is granted the ability to see what results would come from her choice of of the options. After she sees her future along three of the roads, she makes her choice"--IMDb
Family collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A farewell to arms: A wounded American soldier falls in love with his beautiful English nurse during World War I
Sherlock Holmes cinema ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of Sherlock Holmes films, originally released as motion pictures in 1931-1962
Mitos del silencio inolvidables estrellas del cine mudo y sus grandes interpretaciones : Lon Chaney, Lillian Gish, John Barrymore, Douglas Fairbanks, Rodolfo Valentino ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in Spanish and No Linguistic content and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
El Pirata negro ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Un noble quiere vengar la muerte de su padre y para ello se embarca en un navío pirata disfrazado como uno de los corsarios
The actors ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shifting sands: "Marcia Grey is wrongly convicted on trumped-up evidence of a German. After serving her term, she rebuilds her life and marries well. The German then attempts to blackmail her into helping the German cause during WWI"--IMDb
 
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