WorldCat Identities

Rosson, Harold 1895-1988

Works: 212 works in 455 publications in 5 languages and 15,807 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  Children's films  Juvenile works  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  War films  History 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Illustrator, Videographer , Other, Author, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Harold Rosson
Most widely held works by Harold Rosson
Singin' in the Rain by Gene Kelly( Visual )

39 editions published between 1951 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 2,896 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A silent film production company and cast make a difficult transition to sound
The Wizard of Oz by Victor Fleming( Visual )

34 editions published between 1939 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Précipitée "au-delà de l'arc-en-ciel" par une sorcière du Kansas, Dorothé se retrouve dans un monde bien différent du sien. Elle apprend que la seule personne susceptible de lui venir en aide est le grand et puissant Magicien d'Oz. Elle se met donc en route pour un mystérieux château avec trois merveilleux amis, l'Homme de Fer, l'Épouvantail, le Gentil Lion Peureux et son petit chien Toto, poursuivie sans relâche par la Méchante Sorcière de l'Ouest. (Source : jaquette)
The Wizard of Oz( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 1,332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a nasty neighbor tries to have her dog put to sleep, Dorothy takes her dog, Toto, and starts to run away. A tornado appears and carries her to the magical land of Oz. Wishing to return home, she begins to travel to the city of Oz where a great wizard lives. On her way she meets a Scarecrow who needs a brain, a Tin Man who wants a heart, and a Cowardly Lion who desperately needs courage. They all hope the all-mighty Wizard of Oz will help them, but they have to get to the Emerald City before the Wicked Witch of the West catches up with them
On the town by Leonard Bernstein( Visual )

11 editions published between 1949 and 2012 in English and held by 1,298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three sailors have a 24-hour shore leave to enjoy New York. They are especially concerned with the female inhabitants of the city, and each finds his own to cuddle up with. Chip tries but can't resist the advances of a cab driver, Ozzie gladly fills the role of a lovely anthropologist's "prehistoric man," and Gabey finds the model who poses for the Miss Turnstiles advertisements, who isn't quite the glamorous celebrity he envisioned
The asphalt jungle by John Huston( Visual )

9 editions published between 1950 and 2008 in English and Italian and held by 1,069 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Doc Riedenschneider vient d'échaffauder un nouveau plan pour le cambriolage d'une bijouterie dont le butin s'élèverait à un million de dollars. Pour monter son coup, il engage Louis, briseur de coffres, le chauffeur Gus, Dix Handley comme homme de main et Emmerich afin de financer l'opération. Celle-ci se déroule d'abord comme prévue, mais plusieurs petits détails et le comportement de chacun vont venir gripper la machine..."
The wizard of Oz( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 929 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dorothy Gale is swept away to a magical land in a tornado and embarks on a quest to see the Wizard who can help her return home
The red badge of courage by Stephen Crane( Visual )

3 editions published between 1985 and 2003 in English and held by 854 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A youth called up during the Civil War gets his first taste of battle
Rudyard Kipling's Captains courageous( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a rich brat falls overboard at sea, he's rescued by a Portuguese fishing boat, and eventually forms a bond with one of the crewmen
The bad seed( Visual )

3 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in English and held by 751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A single mother, adopted herself as a small child, discovers the horrifying truth that within her seemingly angelic young daughter beats the heart of a cold-blooded serial murderer ... even as she learns that her own mother killed everyone else in her family. Now as more people die, one woman must make a terrible decision about the daughter she loves and desperately wants to protect in this classic thriller
El Dorado by Howard Hawks( Visual )

12 editions published between 1966 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sheriff fights cattlemen and empire builders as he tries to tame the West
No time for sergeants( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Georgia farm boy Will Stockdale is about to bust with pride because he's been drafted. Wearing a friendly, wide grin, he ambles into the U.S. Air Force, and most folk will never be the same, including pint-sized Ben, big-city bruiser Irvin and a jittery aptitude tester. Then there is Sgt. Orville King who is an old-timer driven crazy by Will's gee-whiz efforts at friendship
The enemy below by Dick Powell( Visual )

9 editions published between 1985 and 2004 in English and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set during the Battle of the Atlantic during World War II, the film tells the story of the cat and mouse hunt between the USS Haynes, a destroyer escort, and a German U-Boat. Captain Murrell, a former Merchant Mariner, saw his wife killed when his freighter was torpedoed by the Germans. Von Stolberg, the veteran U-Boat commander, sees no honor in the German aims of the war. Both of these highly experienced men must now try to outthink and outmaneuver each other, knowing that any mistake can bring instant defeat and death
The Stratton story by Sam Wood( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of Chicago White Sox pitcher Monty Stratton. Stratton suffers a devastating hunting accident which leads to the amputation of one leg. Learning to walk with an artificial limb, he struggles to resume his career
The asphalt jungle( Visual )

6 editions published between 1950 and 2016 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a smog-choked city somewhere in the American Midwest, an aging criminal mastermind, newly released from prison, hatches a plan for a million-dollar jewel heist and draws a wealthy lawyer and a cherry-picked trio of outlaws into his carefully devised but inevitably doomed scheme
Boom town by J. North Conway( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In search of black-gold fortunes, two men will dream, scheme and team up to become rich. Things between the friends get rough, as one man steals the love of a woman from the other
To please a lady( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To please a lady: A former war hero and midget car racer meets his match with a beautiful independent reporter who blames his reckless tactics for an accidental racing death
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tarsan the ape man. The first teaming of Johnny Weissmuller and Maureen O'Sullivan sets a high adventure standard and includes a sequence of elephants rescuing Tarzan and Jane from pygmy captors
Red dust by Victor Fleming( Visual )

2 editions published between 1932 and 2012 in Italian and English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When wisecracking Vantine hides away on Carson's plantation, he sizes her up as an easy target for his charm. But things change when an engineer and his beautiful wife show up and Carson writes Vantine off as nothing more than a 'cute little trick.' Now, with the two women vying for Carson's affection, a rivalry forms that soon boils over into jealousy and violence
Dangerous when wet( Visual )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A farm girl (Esther Williams) travels with her family to England to take part in a competition swimming the English Channel. Before she can get too wet, she finds romance with a dashing Frenchman (Fernando Lamas)
The docks of New York( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roughneck stoker Bill Roberts gets into all sorts of trouble during a brief shore leave when he falls hard for Mae, a wise and weary dance-hall girl
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Singin' in the Rain
The Wizard of OzEl DoradoNo time for sergeants
Alternative Names
Harold Rosson American cinematographer

Harold Rosson Amerikaans director of photography (1895-1988)

Harold Rosson caméraman américain

Harold Rosson direttore della fotografia statunitense

Harold Rosson US-amerikanischer Kameramann

Rosson Hal

Rosson, Hal 1895-1988

Rosson, Harold G.

Χάρολντ Ρόσον

Гарольд Россон

Հարոլդ Ռոսսոն

הרולד רוסון

هرولد راسن



English (138)

Spanish (11)

Italian (6)

French (1)

Chinese (1)