WorldCat Identities

Farnham, Joseph W.

Overview
Works: 35 works in 65 publications in 2 languages and 953 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Silent films  Film adaptations  War films  History  Documentary films  Prison films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Comedy films  Western films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Editor, Commentator, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Joseph W Farnham
 
Most widely held works by Joseph W Farnham
The big parade by King Vidor( Visual )

4 editions published in 2013 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Die Geschichte eines jungen Mannes, der als amerikanischer Kriegsfreiwilliger an den Schlachten des Ersten Weltkrieges teilnimmt und als Invalide zurückkehrt. Einer der großen und beeindruckenden Anti-Kriegsfilme Hollywoods, der nicht nur ein sensationeller finanzieller Erfolg war, sondern auch den Ruhm seines Regisseurs und seines Hauptdarstellers, der sich endlich zu schauspielerischer Größe aufschwingen durfte, festigte. [...]" [film-dienst.de]
Greed by Erich Von Stroheim( Visual )

10 editions published between 1925 and 2014 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of three early 20th century Californians whose friendship is destroyed by avarice after one wins a lottery jackpot. Includes a brief spoken prologue in color with b&w sequences
The big house( Visual )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All the conventions of Hollywood prison films are set in this first major men-behind-bars picture about a vicious killer and his cellmates planning to break out of an overcrowded prison
The crowd by King Vidor( Visual )

5 editions published between 1981 and 2007 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film shown the plight of workaday men and women in urban America with touching warmth ... and frightening truth
West Point : the first 200 years( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'West Point, the pride of America, the home of glorious tradition-- unless you're a hotshot plebe named Brice Wayne. Then it's just a backdrop to personal glory. William Haines stars as Brice and joan Crawford the girl he loves in a comedy-drama about a brash young gridiron hero who puts himself above the corps, learns a bitter lesson in team spirit and charges into the Army-Navy game for a chance to redeem himself"--Container
Exit smiling by Sam Taylor( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Violet joins a traveling theater troupe where she hopes to become a star, only to find herself relegated to cooking due to her plainness. Her life begins to sparkle when a handsome new recruit come on board, but unbeknowst to the troupe, he is on the run from the law
Montana moon( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wealthy New York party girl has lassoed herself a cowboy. Not that she plans to when she heads west to her family's Montana ranch, but she steps off the train at a nowhere town to elude an on board lothario and meets a handsome crooning cowhand and soon the two are like doves ready to nest at the Montana ranch
The big house : triple feature( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three thousand men are crammed into cells designed to hold 1800. And with the overcrowding comes the hard-time toughness, the mess-hall ritual, the dark agony of the hole, the cigarettes as currency, the hidden shivs, the hushed voices in the yard, the scheming and desperation of men with nothing to lose - all the conventions of prison films to come were set with Hollywood's first major men-behind-bars picture
Greed( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in No Linguistic content and Spanish and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

McTeague, a dentist, marries Trina, his best friend Marcus' "girl." Trina wins a $5000 lottery prize and hoards it. Over the years, the couple descends to living in squalor. McTeague goes mad, kills Trina for the money, and escapes into Death Valley where Marcus finds him; they fight. McTeague is alone in the desert without water, handcuffed to Marcus' corpse
So this is college by Sam Wood( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Biff and Eddie, two college classmates at the University of Southern California, are life-long friends, fraternity brothers, and members of the football team, and they share for each other a great affection and admiration until it comes to the matter of courtship, that being a case of 'all's fair in love.' They both fall for Babs, a scheming co-ed, who keeps one out on a late auto ride, thus causing a breach between the boys, but both are reconciled at the USC-Stanford game where her duplicity is discovered. The boys vow that no woman will ever come between them again"--AFI catalog, 1921-1930
Love in the rough( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Kelly, a shipping clerk ... poses as an executive to gain access to a ritzy country club. Here he boasts of his prowess as a golfer, hoping to win the heart of heiress Marilyn. Amazingly, our hero bluffs his way into a golf tournament -- and wins, with the help of Jewish caddie Benny."--Hal Erickson, All Movie Guide
Tide of empire by Allan Dwan( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Hero wins ranch of girl's father but falls in love with her and gives her the deed. He leaves to hunt for gold. Girl's father commits suicide and girl seeks hero. Town is attacked by outlaws but repulsed by people of the town. Heroine's brother is wounded and sentenced to hang for forced part in attack but rescued by hero. They return to the ranch where he marries the girl"--Motion picture news booking guide, in Motion picture news, March 15, 1930, p. 106
Twelve miles out( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jerry Fay, a bootlegger pursued by the Coast Guard, finds refuge in a seashore house owned by Jane. When she threatens to inform the authorities, he takes her aboard his boat. Red McGue, a rival bootlegger, hijacks the boat and makes advances to Jane. Jerry ultimately surrenders the boat to the Coast Guard in order to save Jane
[Charley's aunt] by Scott Sidney( Visual )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A farce involving two Oxford students who convince a third student to dress as a woman in order to be a chaperone for them and their sweethearts
[Laugh, clown, laugh] by Elizabeth Meehan( )

3 editions published in 1928 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Goldjäger in Kalifornien( Visual )

in Undetermined and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

THE BIG PARADE( )

2 editions published in 1925 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

THUNDER( )

2 editions published in 1929 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The big house by Jack Lait( )

2 editions published in 1930 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

TELLING THE WORLD( )

2 editions published in 1928 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Džozefs Farnems

Farnham, Joe

Farnham Joe 1884-1931

Farnham, Jos. W.

Farnum, Joe

Joseph Farnham Amerikaans scenarioschrijver (1884-1931)

Joseph Farnham amerikansk manusforfattar

Joseph Farnham amerikansk manusförfattare

Joseph Farnham amerikansk manusforfatter

Joseph Farnham amerikansk manuskriptforfatter

Joseph Farnham guionista estadounidense

Joseph Farnham scénariste américain

Joseph Farnham sceneggiatore e montatore statunitense

Joseph Farnham US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor und Zwischentitelschreiber

Joseph W. Farnham

Джозеф Фарнем

Фарнэм, Джозеф

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