WorldCat Identities

Calthrop, Donald 1888-1940

Overview
Works: 66 works in 155 publications in 2 languages and 1,794 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Spy films  Detective and mystery films  Motion pictures  Christmas stories  Fiction  History  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Donald Calthrop
Scrooge by Henry Edwards( Visual )
39 editions published between 1935 and 2013 in English and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The classic Charles Dickens tale of the cold hearted miser who is reformed by the ghosts of Christmas
Number seventeen by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )
21 editions published between 1932 and 2007 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[The Ring] A silent film with musical soundtrack. A carnival fighter trys to make it as a professional to please his girlfriend
Bernard Shaw's Major Barbara ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set during World War II, Barbara Undershaft is a rich girl turned Salvation Army officer. She speaks out against the hypocrisy she believes exists in her organization
Blackmail by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )
14 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and German and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rebelling against the possessiveness of her police boyfriend, a young woman agrees to pose for an artist. Resisting his advances, she ends up murdering him in self-defense. Her boyfriend is assigned to the case, and soon learns the killer's identity, but so has someone else ... winding up in a dramatic chase around the British Museum. Originally begun as a silent film, it was decided mid-production to make both a silent and a sound version; in the sound version, Ondra's accented voice was dubbed over by English actress Joan Barry
Alfred Hitchcock the early years of the master of suspense ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The skin game: A poor family must resort to blackmail to get their land back after a wealthy land developer buys the family estate at an auction
Holiday family classics 39 features and shorts ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The pilgrimage play: Covers the time in Jesus' life while he was traveling the countryside, spreading his gospel to the people this film includes the presentation of some famous moments in the life of Jesus including the Sermon on the Mount and the Last Supper
Holiday collector's set ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Scrooge: the classic story of a miserable miser and the joy he rediscovers about the holidays
A classic Christmas ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beyond tomorrow: three wealthy men decide to share their Christmas with some less fortunate people. They settle on two down-and-outers, a man and a woman who then fall in love
Alfred Hitchcock, the lady vanishes & Sabotage ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Five classic movies filmed in the late 1920s and the 1930s, directed by Alfred Hitchcock
Alfred Hitchcock classics ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kate's boyfriend Pete, leaves to seek his fortune. She begins to spend time with his friend, Philip. The two fall for each other, but resist an affair, until word gets to Kate that Pete has died. Just as the two find themselves happy, another shocking secret from the past is revealed, and Kate's life is forever changed
Love from a stranger by Rowland V Lee( Visual )
2 editions published between 1937 and 2007 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A lottery winner breaks up with her fiance and marries a fortune hunter who proves to be dangerous
A Christmas carol by Charles Dickens( Visual )
2 editions published between 1935 and 2004 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Scrooge: Tells the story of Ebenezer Scrooge and his redemption at Christmas
Rome Express ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1932 and 2012 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"When a group of strangers, including thieves and blackmail victims, are thrown together aboard a train, the suspense rises. This film became the prototype, which spawned many other successful train thrillers."--Cover
Blackmail Easy virtue ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Easy virtue: Laurita Finton is accused by her husband of being in love with an artist. There is a trial, but the artist, who has been rejected by the girl, kills himself. Laurita's world is destroyed so she decides to leave, changing her identity and starting a new life. She falls in love with a rich young man, John Whittaker, but his family doesn't like Laurita, a girl with an "easy virtue". John's mother finds out about the shadows in Laurita's past and tells everything to her son
Scrooge by Charles Dickens( Visual )
1 edition published in 1935 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Charles Dickens' immortal Christmas classic comes to life in this heartwarming holiday film. On Christmas Eve, the ghost of Jacob Marley, Scrooge's late business partner, comes to haunt old Scrooge and give him glimpses into his past, present and future. Frightened by the visions he sees, Scrooge wakes up a new man, vowing to change his miserly ways forever
Alfred Hitchcock. the early years of the master of suspense ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The skin game: A poor family must resort to blackmail to get their land back after a wealthy land developer buys the family estate at an auction
Holiday collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Christmas story lady: When elderly widow Grace McQueen begins to read children's books aloud on public-access television, her locally-beloved show attracts major network attention, but along with it, pressure to transform her show into something different
Scrooge based on A Christmas carol by Charles Dickens ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1986 and 1992 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The familiar story of greedy old man Ebenezer Scrooge, who has a change of heart on Christmas eve when three spirits show him his lonely past and future
Alfred Hitchcock collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Alfred Hitchcock continues to be one of the best-known and most popular filmmakers of all time. This collection highlights some of the master's most memorable films"--Packaging
The 39 steps by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
39 steps: Richard Hannay is on vacation in London when he meets a mysterious woman who tells him of a spy ring which she is trying to crack. She doesn't know the identity of the masterspy, but does know a few revealing details. Later she is murdered--before Hannay can learn anything more. His own life now in danger, Hannay sets out to solve a mystery
 
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Languages
English (98)
German (1)