skip to content

Fawcett, George 1860-1939

Overview
Works: 75 works in 116 publications in 2 languages and 1,776 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Silent films  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Romance films  History  Comedy films  War films  Western films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4375
Publication Timeline
Key
Publications about George Fawcett
Publications by George Fawcett
Publications by George Fawcett, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about George Fawcett
  • Letters by George Rowe( Archival Material )
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Most widely held works by George Fawcett
The Garbo silents collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in No Linguistic Content and held by 451 libraries worldwide
Flesh and the devil: Best friends love the same woman and ultimately resort to a duel. The mysterious lady: Garbo plays an alluring Russian spy who falls in love with her "target." The temptress: An unhappy wife (Elena) falls in love with a Spanish engineer (Robledo). When it is revealed that Elena is not only married, but has also been the mistress of a banker (Fontenoy), Robledo returns to South America. Subsequently, Elena and her husband (the Marquis) also go to South America. Years later Robledo returns to Paris and runs into Elena who does not seem to recognize him. Elena has become a pathetic drunkard who is apparently beyond Robledo's help
The Sheik ; Son of the Sheik ( visu )
2 editions published between 1921 and 2002 in English and held by 409 libraries worldwide
The son of the Sheik: Valentino plays a dual role of father and son in this story of the young Ahmed, who falls in love with Yasmin, a dancing girl, but is then captured and tortured by renegades
The son of the sheik by George Fitzmaurice( visu )
13 editions published between 1926 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 293 libraries worldwide
This silent film, directed by George Fitzmaurice and featuring Rudolph Valentino, Vilma Banky, and George Fawcett, is about the troubled romance between the son of a sheik and a dancing girl
The wedding march by Erich Von Stroheim( visu )
1 edition published in 1987 in No Linguistic Content and held by 133 libraries worldwide
This romantic tale is set against the unrest of pre-World War I Vienna. Von Stroheim vows to marry any woman of wealth his royal parents choose for him, but falls in love with a poor girl and realizes that the greatest wealth of a marriage is love
Tempest by Sam Taylor( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 80 libraries worldwide
Markov, a peasant soldier, becomes an officer in the Imperial Russian Guard and falls in love with Princess Tamara, who scorns him and has him stripped of his rank and thrown in prison. Markov becomes an important Red official with the advent of the Revolution and saves Tamara from execution. Together, they escape from Russia
The sheik ( visu )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 75 libraries worldwide
The Sheik: Lady Diana resists the advances of her abductor, Sheik Ahmed but is then kidnapped by desert bandits; The son of the Sheik: Valentino plays a dual role of father and son in this story of the young Ahmed, who falls in love with Yasmin, a dancing girl, but is then captured and tortured by renegades
The merry widow by Erich Von Stroheim( visu )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in No Linguistic Content and English and held by 52 libraries worldwide
A showgirl is spurned by her lover, a prince, only to become the widow of a horrible baron. Now that she has money to attract suitors, the prince returns hoping to win her love back
The sheik by George Melford( visu )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 38 libraries worldwide
The sheik: Lady Diana Mayo is carried into the desert by an Arab chieftain, who takes one look at her and wants her, right then and there ; The son of the sheik: The son of a sheik is lured into a thieves' trap by a beautiful girl. When he escapes, he kidnaps the girl and they fall in love and ride off into the sunset together
Love ( visu )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 36 libraries worldwide
In the Russia of Czar Nicholas II, a respectable married woman and mother, Anna Karenina, falls in love with a dashing army officer, Count Vronsky, for whom she gives up everything, only to be cast aside. The ending of the American cut of this film differs from the ending of the European cut, and the disc contains only the American version
Hearts of the world by D. W Griffith( visu )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
A group of youngsters grow up and love in a peaceful French village. But war intrudes and peace is shattered. The German army invades and occupies the village, bringing both destruction and torture. The young people of the village resist, some successfully, others tragically, until French troops retake the town
Tempest ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
Markov, a peasant soldier, becomes an officer in the Imperial Russian Guard and falls in love with Princess Tamara. She scorns him and has him stripped of his rank and thrown into prison; Markov becomes an important Red official with the advent of the Revolution, saves Tamara from execution and together they escape from Russia
True heart Susie : the story of a plain girl by D. W Griffith( visu )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
"La douce Susie s'éprend de son voisin William d'un amour si grand qu'elle sacrifie la vache du foyer pour financer anonymement la carrière de son aimé. Mais face à l'austère vie de pasteur, William préfère celle de la frivole Betty, plus amusante que celle promise par Susie." (Source : jaquette)
Tide of empire by Allan Dwan( visu )
2 editions published in 2010 in No Linguistic Content and English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
"Hero wins ranch of girl's father but falls in love with her and gives her the deed. He leaves to hunt for gold. Girl's father commits suicide and girl seeks hero. Town is attacked by outlaws but repulsed by people of the town. Heroine's brother is wounded and sentenced to hang for forced part in attack but rescued by hero. They return to the ranch where he marries the girl"--Motion picture news booking guide, in Motion picture news, March 15, 1930, p. 106
Roswell, the naked truth revealed! ( visu )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
The Tree House pattern blocks activity book B by Julian D'Angela( Book )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Blue eyes or brown? by George Fawcett( Book )
3 editions published between 1878 and 1879 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
El hijo del Caíd = The son of the Sheik ( visu )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in Spanish and English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Amhed, el hijo de un jeque, se enamora de una bailarina a la que raptará y violará, para luego salvarla de una banda de renegados
A romance of happy valley by D. W Griffith( visu )
2 editions published between 1918 and 2010 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
A young man leaves his Kentucky sweetheart to make his fortune in New York. A simple intimate story with Robert Harron and Lillian Gish playing roles similar to those they portray in Griffith's True Heart Susie
Burn 'em up Barnes ( visu )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Johnny Hines is racecar driver Burn 'Em Up Barnes, the speed-mad son of a millionaire manufacturer of high-powered motor cars. Barnes leaves home in search of his ability to be useful. Waylaid by a gang of crooks he is knocked unconscious, robbed, thrown in a boxcar and befriended by a band of hobos
Tree House Ontario math 3 by Julian D'Angela( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Alternative Names
George Fawcett acteur américain
George Fawcett Amerikaans acteur (1860-1939)
George Fawcett amerikansk skådespelare
George Fawcett amerikansk skodespelar
George Fawcett amerikansk skuespiller
George Fawcett attore statunitense
George Fawcett US-amerikanischer Schauspieler
Джордж Фоусет
جورج فاست بازیگر آمریکایی
Languages
English (54)
Spanish (3)
Covers
Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.