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Fox, William 1879-1952

Overview
Works: 136 works in 318 publications in 2 languages and 5,531 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Silent films  Film adaptations  Western films  History  Pictorial works  Gangster films  Crime films  Comedy films  Romance films 
Roles: Producer, Instrumentalist, Author, pmn
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Sunrise : a song of two humans by F. W Murnau( visu )
49 editions published between 1927 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 988 libraries worldwide
"A married farmer falls under the spell of a slatternly woman from the city, who tries to convince him to drown his wife."--Www.imdb.com
The Iron Horse by John Ford( visu )
18 editions published between 1924 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 351 libraries worldwide
A young man pursues his murdered father's dream of the first transcontinental railroad, overcoming impossible odds, greedy officials, crooked Indians, and his father's killer to unite the Union Pacific and the Central Pacific railways
A fool there was by Frank E Powell( visu )
19 editions published between 1915 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 320 libraries worldwide
A suddenly unfaithful husband falls under the spell of a temptress
Regeneration by Raoul Walsh( visu )
6 editions published between 1990 and 2001 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 164 libraries worldwide
[1st work] Regeneration follows the rise of a child of the slums from impoverished orphan at age ten to successful Bowery hoodlum at twenty-five. On the vice-ridden streets of New York, however, he rediscovers his forgotten innocence through the encouragement of Mamie Rose, the proprietress of a downtown mission, but must resist the influences of his colleagues to whom he is bound by criminal codes of honor. [2nd work] A shopgirl reads a romance serial about a young man masquerading as a duke and decides to use her savings to spend a week pretending to be wealthy
Four sons by John Ford( visu )
3 editions published between 1928 and 2007 in English and held by 135 libraries worldwide
This film tells the tale of the Bavarian Bernle family and how their lives are affected by the outbreak of World War I. Mother Bernle is heartbroken when her sons are called to the front-- and on opposite sides. As two choose to fight for the Allies, while the other two fight for the Germans, the family is visited by the inevitable cruel irony of war: not only are the brothers likely to discover one another on the battlefield, they may also find a sibling among the fallen
Just pals by John Ford( visu )
5 editions published between 1920 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 134 libraries worldwide
Bim seems to be his town's biggest loser, but when he takes a needy 13-year-old boy named Bill under his wing, it seems there may be some hope for Bim. After learning about Bill, a young teacher, Mary, whom Bim secretly adores, helps get the young boy into school. And when Bim then helps Mary repay a loan, defaulted on by shifty boyfriend, it becomes evident that Bim can reform
Hangman's house by John Ford( visu )
5 editions published between 1926 and 2007 in English and held by 117 libraries worldwide
Hangman's house: Before he dies, a father tries to marry off his daughter to a man she despises. Meanwhile, the exiled patriot Hogan returns to Ireland to kill the man responsible for his sister's suicide-- her fiance. 3 bad men: A young woman and her father travel west with a wagon train. After her father is murdered, she enlists the help of three outlaws to finish his dream of participating in the land rush
7th heaven by Frank Borzage( visu )
9 editions published between 1927 and 2010 in English and held by 115 libraries worldwide
7th heaven: A classic romantic melodrama that centers on Chico, a lonely Parisian sewer worker who has but two dreams: to get promoted to street sweeper, and to find a blond girl to love him
City girl by F. W Murnau( visu )
7 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 107 libraries worldwide
A wheat farmer's son marries a waitress from the city, amidst depression, hailstorm and family problems
Born reckless ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 101 libraries worldwide
Pilgrimage: A woman, terrified that her son will abandon her after he marries, arranges for him to be drafted during World War I. When he is killed in action, she remains estranged from his fiancee, even after the birth of her grandchild. Ten years later, the lonely woman joins other mothers in an emotional pilgrimage to the battlefields where their sons were lost
They had to see Paris ( visu )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 79 libraries worldwide
"Oklahoma mechanic Pike Peters finds himself part owner of an oil field. His wife, Idy, hitherto content, decides the family must go to Paris to get 'culture' and meet 'the right kind of people.' "--Www.imdb.com
Song o' my heart ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 79 libraries worldwide
A film made as a showcase for the voice of Irish tenor, John McCormack. A fictional Irish singer leaves behind success in New York to return to Ireland to care for the children of his recently deceased childhood sweetheart
Lucky star by Frank Borzage( visu )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 77 libraries worldwide
"Mary, a poor farm girl, meets Tim just as word comes that war has been declared. Tim enlists in the army and goes to the battlefields of Europe, where he is wounded and loses the use of his legs. Home again, Tim is visited by Mary, and they are powerfully attracted to each other; but his physical handicap prevents him from declaring his love for her. Deeper complications set in when Martin, Tim's former sergeant and a bully, takes a shine to Mary."--Www.imdb.com
Liliom by Frank Borzage( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 76 libraries worldwide
Liliom, a merry-go-round barker at a Budapest amusement park, becomes enamored of Julie, a servant girl, and though under the influence of Madame Muskat, a sideshow entrepreneur, he marries the girl
Lazybones ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 76 libraries worldwide
"Steve Tuttle, the titular lazybones, takes on the responsibility of raising a fatherless girl, causing a scandal in his small town ..."--IMDb
Bad girl ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 74 libraries worldwide
Dorothy Haley, a dress model, meets Eddie, a radio repairman, and is intrigued when he doesn't immediately fall in love with her like all other men. Follows their rocky courtship and marriage
Street angel by Frank Borzage( visu )
3 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 74 libraries worldwide
A young Italian girl on the run from the police captures the heart of a handsome and passionate artist. When she's caught and sent to prison, he is left only with the portrait he painted of her--and the hope that they will be together again
Hangman's house ; 3 bad men ( visu )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 52 libraries worldwide
3 bad men: When a trio of bandits discovers a young woman (Olive Borden) whose father was murdered by a ruthless gang, the "Three Bad Men" go from being partners in crime to comrades in chivalry
In old Arizona ( visu )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 25 libraries worldwide
A happy-to-lucky bandit in old Arizona plays cat-and-mouse with the sheriff trying to catch him while he romances a local beauty
On Christmas night ( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2016 in No Linguistic Content and held by 9 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Fox, Wm 1879-
Fox, Wm 1879-1952
Fox, Wm. (William), 1879-
Fox, Wm. (William), 1879-1952
Friedman, W. 1879-
Friedman, W. 1879-1952
Fuchs, William 1879-
Fuchs, William 1879-1952
Wilhelm Fried
William Fox
William Fox American film producer
William Fox filmproducent
William Fox producător de film american
William Fox producteur américain
William Fox productor de cine estadounidense
William Fox produttore cinematografico ungherese
William Fox US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent (Gründer von 20th Century Fox)
Вільям Фокс
Уильям Фокс американский кинопродюсер
Уилям Фокс
Ուիլիըմ Ֆոքս
ויליאם פוקס
ויליאם פוקס מפיק קולנוע אמריקאי
ويليام فوكس
ويليام فوكس منتج أفلام أمريكي
ویلیام فاکس
윌리엄 폭스
ウィリアム・フォックス
威廉·福克斯 (制片人)
威廉·福斯
Languages
English (174)
French (1)
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