WorldCat Identities

Johnson, Noble 1881-1978

Overview
Works: 39 works in 83 publications in 2 languages and 2,382 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Juvenile works  Fiction  Horror films  Silent films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Noble Johnson
The thief of Bagdad an Arabian Nights fantasy by Raoul Walsh( Visual )
7 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A carefree pickpocket turns his appealing brand of mischievous thievery toward the attainment of happiness-- and an exotic Princess. The only way he can win either is by retrieving the rarest treasures hidden within the mysterious Orient, a quest that grows more fantastic with every passing thrill
The navigator by Buster Keaton( Visual )
10 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[The navigator] Keaton stars as Rollo Treadway, an inexperienced lad of extraordinary wealth, and surprisingly little common sense, who finds himself adrift on an immense 500 ft. yacht. [The boat] A slapstick comedy about the adventures of a land-lubber and his family in their homemade sailboat. [The love nest] Buster sets out to sea, forlorn about a lost love
The most dangerous game by Ernest B Schoedsack( Visual )
5 editions published between 1932 and 2014 in English and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Count Zaroff, owner of a remote island, wrecks passing ships and forces survivors to become human prey
The mummy by Boris Karloff( Visual )
3 editions published between 1932 and 2002 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Deep in the Egyptian desert, a handful of people searching for a long-lost treasure have just unearthed a 3,000 year-old legacy of terror
Rudyard Kipling's Jungle book ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The original and grandest version of this well-known tale paints an exotic world of primitive peasant villages, dense, dark jungles, and alluring lagoons--all of which compose the surroundings of Mowgli (Sabu), a boy raised by wolves. Although Mowgli loves his world and is able to communicate with his animal companions, somewhere within himself he harbors a longing to return to his human roots and to the village of his birth. Once there, however, the villagers turn again him in a fit of greed when they discover that he has knowledge of a buried treasure. It is up to him to save his family from these gluttonous villains. The greedy treasure hunters follow Mowgli to where the riches are hidden. There, greed turns to murder as each villager vies to take it all, and as all hell breaks loose, the film delves even deeper into sinistert suspense."--Case
10 movie adventure pack ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Spirit of the eagle: "A legendary mapmaker roams the forests accompanied by a majestic golden eagle"--Container
The navigator the boat ; The love nest ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The navigator (60 min; 1924): Keaton stars as Rollo Treadway, an inexperienced lad of extraordinary wealth, and surprisingly little common sense, who finds himself adrift on an immense 500 ft. yacht ; The boat (22 min.; 1921): Buster and family set sail aboard the homemade Damfino ; The love nest (20 min.; 1923): Buster sets out to sea, forlorn about a lost love
King Kong by Merian C Cooper( Visual )
13 editions published between 1933 and 2005 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A film producer on safari brings back a giant ape which terrorizes New York
Jungle book by Rudyard Kipling( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mowgli, raised by wolves in the wild, must fight evil in the jungle as well as greed in the hearts of men
Noah's ark ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The two-pronged tale visits Biblical and modern times as it draws a parallel between two fateful eras. Colossal floodwaters roil, great structures topple, Noah and his family survive the worldwide destruction-- and vast destruction of another age lashes out as national hatreds erupt and World War I doughboys charge through the machine-gun hell of No Man's Land."--Container
The ranger and the lady ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One of the Happy Trails Theatre series that featured Roy Rogers and Dale Evans. Shortly before Texas is to become a state, maverick general LaRue (Henry Brandon) is intent on carving out an empire by eliminating the Texas Rangers and replacing them with his own band of regulators. Two Rangers, Captain Colt (Roy Rogers) and Sergeant Whittaker (Gabby Hayes) attempt to disrupt his plans until President Houston returns from Washington to lead the Army of Texas in foiling the plot
The ten commandments by Cecil B DeMille( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of the life of Moses from the Pharaoh's household through his life of leading his people to freedom
East of Borneo ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1931 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rose Hobart, as Linda Randolph, braves the dangers of the jungle to find her husband, played by Charles Bickford. She finally finds him entangled in a bizzare jungle drama as physician to the sinister Prince Hashin
Hands up! ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Confederate spy (Griffith) attempts, in various comic ways, to thwart Yankee gold mining during the Civil War
The ten commandments (1956) The ten commandments (1923) ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains two versions of "The Ten Commandments" from director Cecil B. DeMille, including the 1923 silent film, and the 1956 remake, dramatizing the biblical story of Moses, a man who turned his back on a privileged life to lead his people, the Jews, to the Promised Land
The most dangerous game ; Gow the headhunter ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The most dangerous game: A madman on his island fortress, tired of pursuing game, becomes obsessed with the idea of hunting the most dangerous game of all-- man. Gow, the headhunter: An exploitation documentary about cannibalism shot on an expedition to the South Pacific, starting in Fiji, then moving to the Western Solomon Islands, the New Hebrides and the Eastern Solomons
The lives of a Bengal Lancer by Henry Hathaway( Visual )
1 edition published in 1935 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Filmed on location in Lone Pine, California
Mystery ranch ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Arizona Ranger Bob Sanborn is sent undercover to investigate the murder of a fellow Ranger. He finds deranged ranch-owner Henry Steele, who is waging a bloody campaign of terror against his neighbors, and who is holding his dead partner's daughter prisoner until she agrees to marry him
Happy Trails Theatre ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
One of the Happy Trails Theatre series that featured Roy Rogers and Dale Evans. In this episode they share personal anecdotes and discuss the making of the feature film: The Ranger and the lady which was released in 1940. The lady and the ranger: "Shortly before Texas is to become a state, maverick general LaRue (Henry Brandon) is intent on carving out an empire by eliminating the Texas Rangers and replacing them with his own band of regulators. Two Rangers, Captain Colt (Roy Rogers) and Sergeant Whittaker (Gabby Hayes) attempt to disrupt his plans until President Houston returns from Washington to lead the Army of Texas in foiling the plot."--Container
The Red Ace ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1917 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Richard Dixon, in his cabin in Lost Hope, Canada, is killed by a vicious ape-like being while writing a letter to his sister, Virginia. The letter, giving her coded instructions for finding the precious platinum he has mined is taken by a smaller companion ape. Meanwhile, Patrick Kelly, a messenger from Richard Dixon, arrives in the United States and sees Virginia. Virginia is soon visited by U.S. Secret Service men who accuse her family of treason because the Secret Service men believe the Dixon family is selling platinum, important in the manufacture of munitions, to the enemy. Virginia and Patrick race to Lost Hope where they find her brother murdered, her father missing and the hiding place of the platinum of the Dixon mine a mystery. The Indian, Little Bear, another messenger from Richard Dixon, arrives at the Royal Northwest Mounted Police headquarters and Constable Winthrop is dispatched to deal with the troubles in Lost Hope
 
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Alternative Names
Noble, Mark, 1881-1978
Languages
English (62)
Spanish (2)
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