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Parker, Albert 1885-1974

Overview
Works: 47 works in 121 publications in 3 languages and 1,028 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Silent films  Action and adventure films  Pirate films  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Swashbuckler films  Short films  History  Comedy films 
Roles: Director, fld, Actor, Author, Film editor, Producer, Performer, Restager
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Albert Parker
The black pirate by Albert Parker( Visual )

39 editions published between 1926 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 603 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 Albert Parker( Visual )

11 editions published between 1922 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 203 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
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
The toll of the sea ; Shifting sands( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shifting sands: "Struggling artist Marcia Grey (Gloria Swanson) is falsely accused of theft by lecherous Henry Holt and sent to prison. Upon being released Marcia briefly considers suicide, but her unhappy life is transformed after meeting and falling in love with wealthy philanthropist John Stanford, whom she eventually marries. Years later, the villainous Holt--having assumed another identity--attempts to blackmail her into furthering one of his criminal schemes."--Container
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 )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic content 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
The Black Pirate( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A restored version of the 1926 United Arists silent film which was the first grand-scale epic shot entirely in Technicolor. The screenplay was based on a story by star Douglas Fairbanks writing under the name Elton Thomas. It tells about the sole survivor of a ship, pillaged by buccaneers, who poses as the Black Pirate to recover the ship and its treasure and to rescue a captive princess. This version includes a new recording of Mortimer Wilson's original orchestral score and a documentary including newly discovered outtakes and glimpses behind the scenes of the production
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
Shifting sands by Albert Parker( Visual )

5 editions published between 1918 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A girl from the tenements with a "tainted" past tries to find love and true happiness
Pirates of the seven seas( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 11 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
El Pirata negro( Visual )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in Spanish and English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El buque en el que viajan un noble y su hijo es asaltado y saqueado por unos fieros bucaneros. Tras el hundimiento del navío sólo el hijo logra sobrevivir jurando venganza contra los piratas. Se convertirá en el "Pirata Negro" y su único objetivo será el de dar caza a los que provocaron la muerte de su padre
Shifting sands( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 7 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
The eyes of youth by Albert Parker( Visual )

6 editions published between 1919 and 1991 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eastern seer goes forth, seeking a pure heart in the West. Gina Ashling is one such, a young girl who only wants to do good. Her father's financial ruin forces her to consider a number of choices: to marry wealthy banker Ralph Lewis, to reamin at home and wait for assistant bank cashier Milton Sills to earn his forthune, to pursue an operatic career, or to wed Peter Judson, the man she loves, whose proposal she has already accepted. Her pure heart gains Gina a peek into the future
Pirates of the seven seas ; Sea Wolf : the pirates curse( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 5 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
The Black Pirate( Visual )

2 editions published between 1971 and 1997 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A shipwrecked mariner swears revenge on the pirates who blew up his father's ship
Shifting sands ; Manhandled( Visual )

1 edition 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 on DVD
Douglas Fairbanks( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of films starring Douglas Fairbanks, originally released as motion pictures in 1920-1929
Family collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The time of your life The assorted customers of a small saloon in the big city are a passing parade, relating their problems and accomplishments, their joy and sorrow to Joe, "whose hobby is people."
Eyes of youth( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 4 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
The John Barrymore collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 4 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
 
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Albert Parker Amerikaans filmregisseur (1885-1974)

Albert Parker regista, sceneggiatore e produttore cinematografico statunitense

Parker, Al 1885-1974

Альберт Паркер

آلبر پارکر بازیگر، فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی

ألبرت باركر

パーカー, アル

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