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Calthrop, Donald 1888-1940

Overview
Works: 66 works in 159 publications in 2 languages and 2,000 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  War films  Christmas films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Interviews  Detective and mystery films  Historical films  Film noir  Fantasy films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Donald Calthrop
Publications by Donald Calthrop
Publications by Donald Calthrop, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Donald Calthrop
Scrooge by Henry Edwards( visu )
39 editions published between 1935 and 2013 in English and held by 488 libraries worldwide
Scrooge, the ultimate Victorian miser, hasn't a good word for Christmas, though his impoverished clerk Cratchit and nephew Fred are full of holiday spirit. But in the night, Scrooge is visited by spirits of another color
Number seventeen by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
21 editions published between 1932 and 2007 in English and held by 364 libraries worldwide
[The Ring] A silent film with musical soundtrack. A carnival fighter trys to make it as a professional to please his girlfriend
Bernard Shaw's Major Barbara ( visu )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 277 libraries worldwide
Set during World War II, Barbara Undershaft is a rich girl turned Salvation Army officer. She speaks out against the hypocrisy she believes exists in her organization
Blackmail by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
15 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in English and German and held by 220 libraries worldwide
Rebelling against the possessiveness of her police boyfriend, a young woman agrees to pose for an artist. Resisting his advances, she ends up murdering him in self-defense. Her boyfriend is assigned to the case, and soon learns the killer's identity, but so has someone else ... winding up in a dramatic chase around the British Museum. Originally begun as a silent film, it was decided mid-production to make both a silent and a sound version; in the sound version, Ondra's accented voice was dubbed over by English actress Joan Barry
George Bernard Shaw on film : Major Barbara, Caesar and Cleopatra, Androcles and the Lion ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 127 libraries worldwide
Androcles and the lion: Androcles is a Christian in ancient Rome who applies that religion's teachings even as they apply to the treatment of animals. Seeing a lion in pain, he removes a huge thorn from the beast's paw, creating a friend for life. Androcles and a number of other Christians are eventually arrested and condemned to death in the arena. They are to die by being eaten by lions. Is it too much to hope that one of the lions may have a paw that has healed recently and might remember who did it.?--International Movie Data Base
Alfred Hitchcock's To catch a thief by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 122 libraries worldwide
The skin game: A poor family must resort to blackmail to get their land back after a wealthy land developer buys the family estate at an auction
Holiday family classics 39 features and shorts ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 51 libraries worldwide
The 20th Century-Fox hour: The Miracle on 34th Street. A Macy's Department Store Santa, who insists he is the real Kris Kringle, teaches everyone a lesson in love, faith, and the value of imagination
A classic Christmas ( visu )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 38 libraries worldwide
Scrooge: a miser hasn't a good word for Christmas, though his impoverished clerk Cratchit and nephew Fred are full of holiday spirit. But in the night, Scrooge is visited by spirits who change his mind
Holiday collector's set ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 38 libraries worldwide
Angel in the family: Sisters, separated by a lifetime of misunderstanding, find themselves brought back together for one amazing Christmas
Alfred Hitchcock, the lady vanishes & Sabotage ( visu )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
Five classic movies filmed in the late 1920s and the 1930s, directed by Alfred Hitchcock
Alfred Hitchcock classics ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
Kate's boyfriend Pete, leaves to seek his fortune. She begins to spend time with his friend, Philip. The two fall for each other, but resist an affair, until word gets to Kate that Pete has died. Just as the two find themselves happy, another shocking secret from the past is revealed, and Kate's life is forever changed
Love from a stranger by Rowland V Lee( visu )
2 editions published between 1937 and 2007 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
A lottery winner breaks up with her fiance and marries a fortune hunter who proves to be dangerous
A Christmas carol by Charles Dickens( visu )
2 editions published between 1935 and 2004 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
Scrooge: Tells the story of Ebenezer Scrooge and his redemption at Christmas
Rome Express ( visu )
2 editions published between 1932 and 2012 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
"When a group of strangers, including thieves and blackmail victims, are thrown together aboard a train, the suspense rises. This film became the prototype, which spawned many other successful train thrillers."--Cover
Holiday collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
A star shall rise: Raymond Burr and other well-known actors are features in this story of the Three Wise Men, their discussion, and eventual journey to Bethlehem to see the Newborn King
Scrooge by Charles Dickens( visu )
1 edition published in 1935 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Charles Dickens' immortal Christmas classic comes to life in this heartwarming holiday film. On Christmas Eve, the ghost of Jacob Marley, Scrooge's late business partner, comes to haunt old Scrooge and give him glimpses into his past, present and future. Frightened by the visions he sees, Scrooge wakes up a new man, vowing to change his miserly ways forever
Alfred Hitchcock. the early years of the master of suspense ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Murder!: An actress is sentenced to death after being convicted of murder, but an unconvinced juror sets out to find the real killer in time to save the innocent woman
Scrooge based on A Christmas carol by Charles Dickens ( visu )
2 editions published between 1986 and 1992 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
The familiar story of greedy old man Ebenezer Scrooge, who has a change of heart on Christmas eve when three spirits show him his lonely past and future
Blackmail Erpressung ; Easy virtue ( visu )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Blackmail: The first thriller in sound with the ground-breaking "knife" scene. Quarreling with her detective boyfriend, Alice White accepts the offer of excort from a handsome stranger. Allowing herself to be coaxed into his apartment, she resists his advances, and in a violent struggle, stabs him with a knife. But in her haste to leave the scene of the crime passionelle, she drops a glove. And this vital clue to her identity falls into the hands of a blackmailer who viciously starts turning the screw
Christmas classics ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Donald Calthrop britischer Schauspieler
Donald Calthrop britisk skodespelar
Donald Calthrop britisk skuespiller
Donald Calthrop brittisk skådespelare
دونالد کالتروپ بازیگر بریتانیایی
Languages
English (100)
German (1)
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