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Young, Waldemar 1878-1938

Overview
Works: 142 works in 290 publications in 3 languages and 4,380 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Horror films  Western films  Science fiction films  Mad scientist films  Comedy films  War films  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Author, Scenarist, Writer of accompanying material, Director, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Waldemar Young
Publications by Waldemar Young
Publications by Waldemar Young, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Waldemar Young
 
Most widely held works by Waldemar Young
Island of lost souls ( visu )
11 editions published between 1932 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 587 libraries worldwide
A mad doctor conducts ghastly genetic experiments on a remote island in the South Seas, much to the fear and disgust of the shipwrecked sailor who finds himself trapped there
Cecil B. DeMille's Cleopatra by Cecil B DeMille( visu )
19 editions published between 1934 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 495 libraries worldwide
Egypt, 48 B.C. Cleopatra is facing palace revolt in her kingdom. She decides to embrace the arrival of Julius Caesar as a way of solidifying her power under Roman rule. When Caesar is led astray by Cleopatra and is killed, she transfers her affections to Marc Antony. She does all that she can to dazzle Marc on a barge fit for a king. But her trick may not work this time around. A web of royal deception and betrayal
The plainsman ( visu )
4 editions published between 1988 and 2007 in English and held by 445 libraries worldwide
This western interweaves classic real-life old west legends like Wild Bill Hickok, Calamity Jane, Buffalo Bill Cody, George Armstrong Custer and Abraham Lincoln into a stunning tale as vast as the wild frontier itself
Love me tonight by Rouben Mamoulian( visu )
8 editions published between 1932 and 2012 in English and held by 369 libraries worldwide
A Parisian tailor begins a whirlwind romance with a princess after pretending to be a member of the nobility himself
The Gary Cooper collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 315 libraries worldwide
The lives of a Bengal lancer: A man joins two other Bengal lancers in the quest to protect British India's Northwest Frontier from Islamic invaders
The sign of the cross by Cecil B DeMille( visu )
11 editions published between 1932 and 2015 in English and held by 269 libraries worldwide
In the year 64 C.E., the corrupt and maniacal Emperor Nero torches Rome, and is advised to blame the ensuing destruction on the unsuspecting Christians. Meanwhile, Roman Prefect Marcus Superbus falls for an innocent and beautiful Christian maiden, Mercia. When the seductive and wicked Empress, Poppaea, learns that she has a rival for Marcus' affections, she conspires to send all Christians to a chilling death
Lon Chaney collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in No Linguistic Content and held by 260 libraries worldwide
The unknown (63 min.): Alonzo is an armless knife thrower and marksman for a circus, but he's hiding a secret that will lead to murder and betrayal
The Cecil B. DeMille collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 235 libraries worldwide
"Experience the breathtaking dangers and delights of ancient Rome in The sign of the cross; trek through a perilous jungle with Four frightened people; thrill to the passion, suspense and intrigue of Cleopatra; journey back in time with the glorious story of The crusades; and see how the West was really won in the explosive Union Pacific."--Container
W.C. Fields comedy collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 181 libraries worldwide
You're telling me!: Sam Bisbee is an inventor who is the laughingstock in his small town. After demonstrating another failed invention, he meets a princess who promises to use her celebrity to turn his luck around
The Crusades by Cecil B DeMille( visu )
11 editions published between 1935 and 2008 in English and German and held by 135 libraries worldwide
When the Saracens retake the holy city of Jerusalem, King Richard the Lionheart vows to reclaim the city for Christianity. In order to get crucial supplies, he resigns himself to marrying Berengaria of Navarre -- but this marriage of convenience turns to one of passion when the beautiful and determined young woman joins him in the treacherous battle to save the holy city
Test pilot ( visu )
4 editions published between 1938 and 2014 in English and German and held by 89 libraries worldwide
Jim Lane is a test pilot who is forced to land in Kansas where he meets Ann "Thursday" Barton and they fall in love. After some miscommunication, Jim leaves, but then comes back to marry her. Jim ends up taking a dangerous job which worries Ann, but she promises to stick by her man. Jim continues to take dangerous flights, until one that has disastrous consequences
Suds ( visu )
6 editions published between 1920 and 2005 in English and held by 80 libraries worldwide
A young Cockney laundress tells her friends that she is the daughter of an archduke, who has turned her out of their mansion so that she will be loved for herself, not her money. She is so desperate for love that she tells her troubles to the laundry's delivery horse. When Mary rescues the nag from the glue factory and brings him home with her, the result is hilarious
Birds of Rhiannon; a grove play by Waldemar Young( Book )
3 editions published in 1930 in English and held by 77 libraries worldwide
The unholy three by Jack Conway( visu )
3 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and held by 73 libraries worldwide
In an hypnotic mix of creepiness and crime, a ventriloquist dons a granny disguise to team with a strongman and a little person in a bizarre robbery scheme that ends in murder
W.C. Fields comedy favorites collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 63 libraries worldwide
From his early days on stage in vaudeville and Broadway through his live appearance on radio, W.C. Fields created an iconic persona that has never been matched. The comic genius of Fields is best captured forever in his body of films that highlight his notoriously sarcastic quick wit and slapstick routines. In these ten films, see W.C. Fields at his best
Alice in Wonderland ( visu )
6 editions published between 1915 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 60 libraries worldwide
Alice in Wonderland: This early 1915 silent version of the Lewis Carroll story is considered the first version near to the novel. Creatures are costumed actors and the absence of dialogue creates a surreal, dreamlike quality
The lace of a thousand trees : and other lyrics by Waldemar Young( Book )
5 editions published in 1933 in English and held by 55 libraries worldwide
The golden feather; a grove play by Waldemar Young( Book )
2 editions published in 1939 in English and held by 50 libraries worldwide
Desire ( visu )
3 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and held by 49 libraries worldwide
A comedy feature about a car designer who falls for a glamorous jewel thief
Poppy ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 39 libraries worldwide
W.C. Fields plays a charlatan who attempts to persuade an entire town that his daughter is actually heiress to an unclaimed fortune
 
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Alternative Names
Waldemar Young Amerikaans scenarioschrijver (1878-1938)
Waldemar Young amerikansk manusforfattar
Waldemar Young amerikansk manusförfattare
Waldemar Young amerikansk manusforfatter
Waldemar Young amerikansk manuskriptforfatter
Waldemar Young scénariste américain
Waldemar Young sceneggiatore statunitense
Waldemar Young US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor
Young, Waldemar
Вальдемар Янг
والدمار یونگ فیلمنامه‌نویس آمریکایی
沃爾德·楊恩
Languages
English (93)
German (5)
Italian (1)
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