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Horne, James W. 1880-1942

Overview
Works: 413 works in 783 publications in 5 languages and 2,273 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Short films  Silent films  Slapstick comedy films  College life films  Western films  Buddy films  Screwball comedy films  Sports films 
Roles: Director, Performer, Author, Restager, Film editor, Actor, fmd
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about James W Horne
Publications by James W Horne
Publications by James W Horne, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by James W Horne
College by James W Horne( visu )
107 editions published between 1921 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 588 libraries worldwide
Ronald is an idealistic freshman who attends Clayton College in pursuit of higher learning, but finds himself instead embroiled in a war of athletics as he fights for the heart of his beloved coed, Mary. The electric house: Buster turns an ordinary dwelling into an automated funhouse. Hard luck: A suicidal Buster makes a final effort at fitting in with society at a swank country club. The blacksmith: Mechanical mayhem is wrought in a blacksmith's shop
Laurel and Hardy collection by A. Edward Sutherland( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 244 libraries worldwide
In The Devil's brother, "Stanlio" and "Ollio" tangle with a notorious robber baron. In Bonnie Scotland, they have misadventures in Scotland and India
Stan Laurel & Oliver Hardy : the essential collection : the sound shorts and features from the Hal Roach library ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 189 libraries worldwide
Contains 10 discs of feature films and short films released between 1929 and 1942. Contains high definition, digitally restored black-and-white versions of films. All films in black and white except The tree in a test tube
Be big! by James Parrott( visu )
3 editions published between 1961 and 2003 in English and held by 82 libraries worldwide
Be big! (The boys duck out on a vacation with their wives in order to attend a stag party. The lucky dog (silent film): In their first screen appearance together, Stan plays a penniless dog lover and Oilver plays a crook who tries to rob him
Bonnie Scotland by James W Horne( visu )
12 editions published between 1935 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 79 libraries worldwide
Laurel and Hardy inadvertently join a Scottish regiment stationed in India
Way out west by James W Horne( visu )
26 editions published between 1936 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 65 libraries worldwide
Features Laurel and Hardy as two desert prospectors who blunder their way through a series of misadventures in the West in the 1890's
The Green Archer ( visu )
9 editions published between 1981 and 2008 in English and held by 51 libraries worldwide
The mysterious Green Archer offers his protection to the denizens of an English castle in this 15-chapter serial
White Eagle ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 45 libraries worldwide
After the young boy's father, a US army officer, is killed in an Indian raid, he becomes White Eagle - being raised by Indians. White Eagle believes that the Indians and white settlers can live together and works to see that happen. However a gang leader who has his own reasons for not wanting that peaceful union sets out to stir up as much trouble between them as possible
The Little Rascals ( visu )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 43 libraries worldwide
Four comedies. 1st: Jackie Cooper's locked out of his house, and the neighbors think he's a burglar. 2nd: The dogcatcher catches Pete the pup, and Stymie must raise $5 to save Pete. 3rd: When Cap's pension comes in, they won't have spoiled milk or lumpy mush again, but untill then things are bleak. 4th: Butch tells Alfalfa to stay out of the talent show or get a beating. Spanky and Alfalfa's plan leaves Butch black and blue, and Alfalfa a star
Hollywood's classic comedy teams ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 34 libraries worldwide
The lucky dog: This silent short marks the very first onscreen appearance of Laurel & Hardy. Stan is an impoverished dog owner and Ollie is the thug who tries to rob him
Captain Midnight ( visu )
4 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
Ivan Shark is after a secret range finder that will enable his bombers to engage in a furious reign of terror. Blazing guns, car chases, aerial dogfights, kidnappings, fights and numerous other thrills all take place before Captain Midnight brings the threat to a satisfying conclusion. 15 episodes
The lost films of Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy : the complete collection, volume 1 ( visu )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Big business: Classic tale of door-to-door Christmas tree salesmen. Do detectives think? Hilarious happenings with dumb dicks on the loose. Call of the cuckoo: Hoping to escape "cuckoo" neighbors, Papa Gimpelwart buys a new house, but the old neighbors show up at the housewarming. Finishing touch: Laurel and Hardy build a house which collapses under the weight of a bird. On the front page: Early comedy shows developing character of "Stan." Hustling for health: Extremely rare Hal Roach comedy shows Stan's earliest work
Terry and the Pirates ( visu )
4 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
Terry Lee (William Tracy), a former Air Force pilot, and his band of adventurers encounter mysterious "Tiger Men", a savage gorilla, exploding ammunition sheds and countless thrills in the jungles of Asia. Along the 15-episode route, their adventures were a Saturday matinee TV series syndicated in 1952-1953
Holt of the Secret Service ( visu )
4 editions published between 1941 and 2004 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
"Tough-talking, quick-fisted Secret Service agent Jack Holt infiltrates a gang of counterfeiters who are flooding the market with undetectable phony bills. A shadowy criminal syndicate has kidnapped one of the government's best engravers to print the bogus currency and Holt has been called up to destroy the operations from the inside. Posing as a dangerous criminal, Jack gains entrance to the gang's remote mountain hideout, bringing fellow agent Kay Drew along. Operating among the enemy, Holt and Drew struggle to keep their true identities from being revealed through fifteen exciting chapters"--Container
The milky way ; The general ; College ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
The comedy films from the 1920s and 30s. The Milky Way is the story of a timid milkman who is deluded into believing he is a great prize-fighter. The General is about the attempts of a Southern train engineer to recover his engine which has been stolen by the Northern army during the Civil War. In College, a studious college boy wants to win a girl by becoming an athlete
Steamboat Bill, Jr. ; College ( visu )
2 editions published in 2017 in No Linguistic Content and held by 16 libraries worldwide
Steamboat Bill Jr.: The effete son of a cantankerous riverboat captain comes to join his father's crew. College: A frail scholar tries to win the heart of a girl through athletics
Stan Laurel & Oliver Hardy. the essential collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
This collection contains all of the classic Laurel & Hardy sound-era short subjects and feature films from the Hal Roach Library. Also included are seven rarely seen, expanded foreign film alternate versions, four Laurel & Hardy guest appearance shorts, three theatrical film trailers, and two original release version shorts. Includes commentary by comedians, classic film experts and historians
Stan Laurel & Oliver Hardy. the essential collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
This collection contains all of the classic Laurel & Hardy sound-era short subjects and feature films from the Hal Roach Library. Also included are seven rarely seen, expanded foreign film alternate versions, four Laurel & Hardy guest appearance shorts, three theatrical film trailers, and two original release version shorts. Includes commentary by comedians, classic film experts and historians
 
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Alternative Names
Horne, J. Wesley
Horne, J. Wesley 1880-1942
Horne, J. Wesley (James Wesley), 1880-1942
Horne, James
Horne, James 1880-1942
Horne, James W.
Horne, James W. 1880-1942
Horne, James Wesley
James W. Horne Amerikaans filmregisseur (1881-1942)
James W. Horne regista cinematografico, sceneggiatore e attore statunitense
James W. Horne US-amerikanischer Filmregisseur, Drehbuchautor und Schauspieler
K’Horne, Abdul Kasim 1880-1942
K'Horne, Abdul Kasim
K'Horne, Abdul Kasim 1880-1942
Джеймс В. Хорн
جیمز دبلیو هورن بازیگر و کارگردان آمریکایی
Languages
English (143)
French (6)
German (4)
Chinese (1)
Italian (1)
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