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Harron, Robert 1894-1920

Overview
Works: 100 works in 271 publications in 4 languages and 4,019 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Silent films  Horror films  Film and video adaptations  War films  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Robert Harron
The birth of a nation by D. W Griffith ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1915 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Two brothers, Phil and Ted Stoneman, visit their friends in Piedmont, South Carolina: the family Cameron. This friendship is affected by the Civil War, as the Stonemans and the Camerons must join up opposite armies. The consequences of the War in their lives are shown in connection to major historical events, like the development of the Civil War itself, Lincoln's assassination, and the birth of the Ku Klux Klan."--Container
Intolerance by D. W Griffith ( Visual )
58 editions published between 1916 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Switches back and forth between four separate stories from Babylonian times to the twentieth century to show humanity's inhumanity and intolerance through the ages. The Babylonian story deals with the fall of Babylon in 538 B.C. The Judean story treats the life of Christ. The French story centers on the Massacre of St. Bartholomew's Day in 1572. The modern story is set in an American mill town and the slum area of an American city
Intolerance a drama of comparisons ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1916 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Switches back and forth between four separate stories from Babylonian times to the twentieth century to show humanity's inhumanity and intolerance through the ages. The Babylonian story deals with the fall of Babylon in 538 B.C. The Judean story treats the life of Christ. The French story centers on the Massacre of St. Bartholomew's Day in 1572. The modern story is set in an American mill town and the slum area of an American city
Intolerance love's struggle throughout the ages by D. W Griffith ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1916 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Comprised of four separate, interwoven stories, unified by the common theme of man's inhumanity to man. The Babylonian story deals with the fall of Babylon in 538 B.C. The Judean story features the life of Christ. The French story centers on the Massacre of St. Bartholomew's Day in 1572. The modern story is set in an American mill town and the slum area of an American city
True heart Susie the story of a plain girl ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1919 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
True heart Susie: A young girl sells the family cow to anonymously finance her sweetheart's education, only to find he's left her for a modern woman
The avenging conscience, or, 'Thou shalt not kill' ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thwarted by his despotic uncle from continuing his love affair, a young man turns to thoughts of murder. Experiencing a series of visions, he sees murder as a normal course of events in life and kills his uncle. Tortured by his conscience, his future sanity is uncertain as he is assailed by nightmarish visions of what he has done. Also includes Edgar Allen Poe, a biographical short on one of history's most haunting writers
Intolerance love's struggle through the ages ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Uses four separate historical events from the fall of Babylon to the twentieth century to show that intolerance pervades the minds of all people. Griffith's first film after his Birth of a nation, made in response to charges of racial prejudice
Rockne, idol of American football by Robert Harron ( Book )
1 edition published in 1931 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
How to watch football; the spectator's guide by Louis Little ( Book )
4 editions published in 1935 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hearts of the world ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1918 and 1997 in English and Italian and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in a French village invaded by the Germans in 1914, this is the story of two lovers separated by the war, and the death, destruction and heroism that become part of the lives of their families
Intolerance love's struggle throughout the ages : in a prologue and two acts ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in No Linguistic content and French and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Using the image of a mother rocking a cradle as a bridge, Griffith wove four separate, but parallel stories (The fall of Babylon, the crucifixion of Christ, the St. Bartholomew's Day Massacre of French Hugenots and a turn-of-the-20th-century American mill town) into one whole, in order to illustrate the struggle between love and intolerance through the ages
Judith of Bethulia ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1913 and 2012 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The 1st title is a film adaptation of the Old Testament story of Judith and "Captain Holofernes." The 2nd title is a combination of "four mini-narratives end-to-end, to pay homage to the life and music of John Howard Payne"--Slipcase
Sparrows by William Beaudine ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Sparrows Mary Pickford plays the oldest orphan being looked after by the very mean Mr. Grimes. She devises a way to make life better for herself and the others in his care. Wilful Peggy and The mender of nets are romantic shorts
The female of the species and other films by D.W. Griffith : social commentary in the Biograph, 1909-1913 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The shorts collected in this cassette demonstrate Griffith's formidable talents as a craftsman of film, and offer a sampling of the politicized, controversial subjects he often chose. Among the topics dramatized in these miniature dramas are the plight of the native American (The redman's view), insanity (The house of darkness), honor above politics (In the Border States), and drug addiction (For his son)
The birth of a nation and the Civil War films of D.W. Griffith ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Civil War spectacular. Portrays life in the South during and after the Civil War as revealed in a story depicting the war itself, the conflict between the defeated Southerners and emancipated renegade Negroes, the despoiling of the South during the carpetbagger period, and the revival of the Southern white man's honor through the efforts of the Ku Klux Klan
D.W. Griffith director ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eleven short silent films directed by Griffith early in his career
Intolerance a sun-play of the ages ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1916 and 2002 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Switches back and forth between four separate stories from Babylonian times to the twentieth century to show humanity's inhumanity and intolerance through the ages
The last drop of water ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1911 and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A wagon train heading west across the great desert runs out of water, and is attacked by Indians. One man -- their last hope -- is sent out to find water
Judith of Bethulia Home, sweet home ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The 1st title is a film adaptation of the Old Testament story of Judith and "Captain Holofernes." The 2nd title is a combination of "four mini-narratives end-to-end, to pay homage to the life and music of John Howard Payne"--Slipcase
The battle at Elderbush Gulch ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1913 and 1962 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Battle at Elderbush Gulch begins with Mae Marsh and her little sister meeting Lillian Gish and her family on the stagecoach bound for the frontier settlement of Elderbush Gulch. The girls' arrival is welcomed with enthusiasm until the ranch foreman for their uncle, with whom they've come to live, refuses to let them keep their puppies in the house. Left outside, the pups run away and fall into the hands of two young Indians who, amazed at their good fortune, prepare to eat them. Marsh's screams alert her uncle, who comes running with his gun and shoots one of the braves. Unfortunately, the victim turns out to be the son of the chief. To avenge the death of his son, the chief organizes an attack on Elderbush Gulch
 
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Harron, Bobby 1893-1920
Harron, Bobby 1894-1920
Languages
English (140)
French (11)
German (2)
Italian (2)