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Horne, James W. 1880-1942

Overview
Works: 346 works in 697 publications in 6 languages and 2,180 library holdings
Genres: Comedy films  Drama  Silent films  Short films  Slapstick comedy films  College life films  Biography  History  Western films  Screwball comedy films 
Roles: Director, Author, Performer, Film editor, Restager, Actor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4375
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 )
90 editions published between 1917 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 561 libraries worldwide
A silent Buster Keaton comedy about the reluctant athletic endeavors of a love-struck college freshman. More talented as a scholar than a sportsman, Ronald nevertheless tries out for a variety of teams before winning Mary by saving her from the advances of his rival
Laurel and Hardy collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 248 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 175 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
Bonnie Scotland by James W Horne( visu )
13 editions published between 1935 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 93 libraries worldwide
Laurel en Hardy worden ingelijfd bij het Schotse Regiment van het Britse leger. Zij moeten in het woelige India helpen orde en rust te herstellen
Be big! ( visu )
5 editions published between 1961 and 2009 in English and German and held by 91 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
Big business ( visu )
20 editions published between 1929 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 90 libraries worldwide
"Laurel and Hardy are selling Christmas trees door-to-door and encounter some sales resistance at one customer's house. A simple "no" evolves into the total destruction of the boys' car, their Christmas trees--and the customer's home"--Container
Way out west by James W Horne( visu )
45 editions published between 1931 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 85 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 53 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 51 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 51 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 35 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
The Bohemian girl by James W Horn( visu )
26 editions published between 1926 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 35 libraries worldwide
Happy-go-lucky gypsies, Stan and Ollie, are left with a kidnapped princess who grows to young womanhood and is eventually restored to her rightful place
Captain Midnight ( visu )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 27 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
Buster Keaton collection by Buster Keaton( visu )
6 editions published between 1923 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Contains the independent short and feature silent films produced between 1920 and 1928, the sound short films produced for Educational Pictures, and many bonus features
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 23 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
Stan Laurel & Oliver Hardy. the essential collection ( visu )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 18 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
Chicken's come home by James W Horne( visu )
12 editions published between 1931 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 18 libraries worldwide
Ollie and Stan head a fertilizer company, and Ollie is running for mayor, when a former girl friend of Ollie's shows up; since Ollie is now married, this complicates his life considerably. His wife is giving a dinner party to support his campaign on the same evening that the girl friend demands to see him or else
Stan Laurel & Oliver Hardy. the essential collection ( visu )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 17 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
Terry and the Pirates ( visu )
4 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 17 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 )
27 editions published between 1941 and 1983 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 16 libraries worldwide
Crimp realizes that Jack Holt is not a fellow criminal, but actually a Secret Service agent. As they fight, their canoe goes over a waterfall, and Crimp disappears, presumably drowning. Holt rejoins his associate, Kay Drew. To infiltrate a counterfeiting gang, they are impersonating an outlaw couple, and together they arrive at Valden's hideout, where their identity is accepted. However, one of them distrusts Holt, and they struggle on a cliff until one of them falls over the edge
 
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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
K’Horne, Abdul Kasim 1880-1942
K'Horne, Abdul Kasim 1880-1942
Джеймс В. Хорн
جیمز دبلیو هورن بازیگر و کارگردان آمریکایی
Languages
English (177)
German (24)
Spanish (11)
French (9)
Italian (3)
Multiple languages (1)
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