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Lee, Rowland V. 1891-1975

Overview
Works: 124 works in 277 publications in 5 languages and 2,674 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  History  Motion picture plays  Biography  Young adult works  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author of screenplay, Lyricist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4375
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Most widely held works by Rowland V Lee
Frankenstein the legacy collection by James Whale ( Visual )
6 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 981 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Included in this collection is the original classic, starring the renowned Boris Karloff, and four timeless sequels, featuring such legendary actors as Béla lugosi and Lon Chaney Jr
Captain Kidd ( Visual )
44 editions published between 1945 and 2006 in English and Multiple languages and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pirate Captain Kidd tricks King William III into giving him royal orders, but enemies (whom he believes to be dead) return to see him hanged
The Count of Monte Cristo ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1934 and 2012 in English and French and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Edmond Dantes is a common seaman falsely accused of spying during the Napoleonic Wars. Imprisoned without trial in the infamous Chateau d'If, he spends over a decade in solitary confinement. With the aid of a fellow captive, he makes a daring escape. Once outside, he fabricates a stately new identity as the Count of Monte Cristo and vows to bring the villains who framed him to justice. A classic swashbuckler based on the 1844 novel by Alexandre Dumas
Son of Frankenstein ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1939 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Praised by critics as one of the best of the Frankenstein series, "Son of Frankenstein" stars Boris Karloff in the role that made him a screen legend. Returning to the ancestral castle 25 years after the death of the monsters, the son of Dr. Frankenstein (Basil Rathbone) meets Ygor (Bela Lugosi), a mad shepherd who is hiding the comatose creature. Hoping to clear the family name, he revives the creature and tries to rehabilitate him. His noble goals are dashed when Ygor sends the creature on a killing spree that spreads new panic in the village
The Boris Karloff collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tower of London: King Richard III is sixth in line to the throne and with the aid of his executioner friend treacherously disposes of the five who stand between him and the crown
The Bridge of San Luis Rey by Lynn Bari ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1986 and 1999 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in 18th century Lima, Peru, a rickety bridge which has spanned a deep gorge for ages, suddenly breaks-- and five people plunge to their deaths. A priest, who is deeply affected by the catastrophe, decides to make an investigative study of the lives of the victims to determine if he can find some clue to God's intention in casting five dis-associated mortals into eternity at precisely the same moment
The Son of Monte Cristo ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1940 and 2007 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A swashbuckling adventure about the son of the famous count, leading a double life as a floppish nobleman and a masked avenger, fighting a dictatorship in his country
The toast of New York by Rowland V Lee ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1937 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"With his partner Nick Boyd (Cary Grant), 19th century Wall Street buccaneer Jim Fisk (Edward Arnold) employs high finance and low cunning to create an empire built on railroads, shipping lines, gold and flimflam. Boyd and Fisk are as thick as the thieves they are until they both fall for the same alluring, ambitious woman"--Container
The Ghost of Frankenstein ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The ghost of Frankenstein: When Ygor brings the monster to Frankenstein's country castle, the doctor decides that a brain transplant might be in order. While Frankenstein thinks the transplant should be of a healthy and sane brain, Ygor plots with Frankenstein's unscrupulous colleague Dr. Bohmer to transplant Ygor's brain instead, so that he can rule the world using the monster's body. Their plan turns sour when the monster becomes malevolent and goes on a rampage in the nearest town. Son of Frankenstein: The son of Dr. Frankenstein returns to his ancestral castle twenty-five years after the infamous monster's "death." There he meets Ygor, a mad shepherd who is hiding the body of the creature. The young doctor revives his father's creation in the hope of rehabilitating him and clearing the family name
Love from a stranger ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1980 and 2007 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A woman wins a lottery and is soon swept off her feet by a handsome stranger who exhibits increasingly disturbing behavior
Tower of London by Rowland V Lee ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1939 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A chilling 15th Century melodrama based on the life of Richard III. Sixth in line to the throne, Richard is an ambitious man who, with the aid of Mord his executioner friend, treacherously disposes of the five who stand between him and the crown. Mercilessly this cold-hearted pair torture and kill the heirs in the infamous Tower of London
The ruling voice (1931) shooting script by Rowland V Lee ( )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cyrano de Bergerac The son of Monte Cristo ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cyrano de Bergerac: The story of Cyrano, the tragic wit renowned for his nose and unrequited love for the beautiful Roxanne. The son of Monte Cristo: Under cover of night, aristocratic dandy Edmond Dantes, Jr. transforms himself into The Torch, a masked avenger who rallies the Balkan countryside against evil Count Gurko
The pirates of the silver screen collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Love Nest (1923, 20 min.): Adrift at sea, Buster Keaton is "rescued" by the ruthless captain of the good ship Love Nest. A parody of Jack London's The Sea Wolf
Pirates ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 21 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
One rainy afternoon ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1935 and 2012 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Heading to a darkened theater for a romantic rendezvous with a married woman, actor Philippe Martin mistakenly sits in the wrong seat and kisses the wrong woman Monique Pelerin the daughter of a powerful publisher. Martin's innocent mistake turns into a national scandal by the Purity League and culminates into a courtroom trial where he decides to protect the married woman's reputation with a bold and unique defense.A French farce about a lovers' rendezvous gone haywire
El Capitan Kidd ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in Spanish and English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pirate Captain Kidd tricks King William III into giving him royal orders, but enemies (whom he believes to be dead) return to see him hanged
Classic tales ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"David Copperfield": David reflects back at his life from child to manhood in Victorian England, meeting numerous friendly, malicious and sometimes just plain eccentric characters along the way. "Captain Kidd": Capt. Kidd is a clever, ruthless pirate who intends to increase his horde of ill-gotten gains by tricking King William III into commissioning him to fend enemy vessels away from a treasure ship bound from India. "Of human bondage": Philip Carey, an introverted doctor facing a promising future, becomes a slave to self-destructive impulses
The Robert Donat collection ( Visual )
in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The 39 steps: "Richard Hannay meets a mysterious woman who confesses herself as a British spy escaping foreign agents. When she turns up at his apartment, he finds himself at the center of a conspiracy and the most wanted man in the country."--Container
Long John Silver Captain Kidd ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Captain Kidd: Follow the adventures of Captain Kidd as he tricks King William III into giving him a royal commission and assigns his ship to escort a treasure ship from India. Join Captain Kidd and his crew as they slash their way across the south seas
 
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Alternative Names
Lee Roland 1891-1975
Lee, Roland V. 1891-1975
Lee Rowland 1891-1975
Lee, Rowland V.
Lee Rowland V. 1891-1975
Lee, Rowland Vance 1891-1975
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