WorldCat Identities

Warner, H. B. (Henry Byron) 1876-1958

Overview
Works: 143 works in 242 publications in 1 language and 4,872 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Christmas films  Political films  Fantasy films  Populist films  Angel films  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Silent films  War films 
Roles: Actor, Dedicatee, Author, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by H. B Warner
Frank Capra's It's a wonderful life by Albert Hackett( Visual )

7 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 1,702 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George Bailey is not having a good day. His life in the sleepy little town of Bedford Falls has been thrown off track, perhaps never to recover. His business has failed, he's wanted by the police, and he's had a fight with his beloved wife Mary. On this disastrous day, his responsibilities and frustrations overwhelm him, leading him to a bridge and serious contemplation of suicide. It's up to an angel named Clarence to convince George that his life has been one of worth and that it's still worth living. After taking a long look at George's life, the angel offers a portrait of what life in Bedford Falls would be like if George had never been born. This classic, sentimental favorite has become a Christmas tradition
Frank Capra's You Can't Take It With You( Visual )

3 editions published between 1938 and 2008 in English and held by 637 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the stenographer from an eccentric family falls in love with the son of a rich mogul, the two families clash. Their love will change everything
The king of kings by Cecil B DeMille( Visual )

20 editions published between 1927 and 2017 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A reverent dramatization of the great events of the New Testament
Mr. Deeds goes to town by Frank Capra( Visual )

4 editions published between 1936 and 2006 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Longfellow Deeds (Cooper), a small-town poet, inherits $20 million from his uncle and wants to give it away to needy people. Petty moochers, greedy relatives, conniving lawyers and big executives, who all want a piece of the pie, attempt to have Deeds declared incompetent
War classics( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Waterfront: Jerry Donovan must save the day when the codebook of two undercover Nazi spies falls into his hands
Strange impersonation( Visual )

4 editions published between 1946 and 2012 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Setting: New York and Los Angeles. Period: Contemporary. When a woman scientist tests a new anesthetic, she dreams that her assistant tries to kill her by means of a simulated accident. She is disfigured in the accident, loses her fiancee to the assistant, and has plastic surgery to make her look like someone else. Her new identity is eventually accused of murdering her old identity. She wakes up from her dream and agrees to marry her fiancee immediately
Frank Capra's Mr. Smith goes to Washington( Visual )

4 editions published between 1939 and 2006 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An idealistic, newly-appointed senator heads to Washington where he single-handedly battles ruthless politicians out to destroy him
Frank Capra's "It's a wonderful life"( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sentimental classic about a young man who attempts to end his own life, only to be shown the error of his ways by his guardian angel
Liliom by Frank Borzage( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in Undetermined and English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Liliom, a merry-go-round barker at a Budapest amusement park, becomes enamored of Julie, a servant girl, and though under the influence of Madame Muskat, a sideshow entrepreneur, he marries the girl
Five star final( Visual )

4 editions published between 1931 and 2010 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Early in this brisk dramedy, a jaded newsman laments that some reporters furnish the manure while some grow the flowers. Editor Joe Randall's newspaper is suddenly in the manure biz. To increase readership and revenues, he's pressured against his principles to come up with a sensationalist tale or two. So Randall revisits a love-nest murder of years past. Circulation soars. But living people - real people - involved in the story are victimized. Randall could never imagine the tragedy to follow."--Container
New moon by Robert Pattinson( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Based on the inspiring operetta about a beautiful young French heiress and a dashing revolutionary nobleman irresistibly drawn together in 19th century New Orleans"--Container
The Corsican Brothers( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There's plenty of swordplay and swashbuckling adventure in Alexandre Dumas's tale of identical twins separated as infants, and raised unaware of each other's existence. One becomes a Parisian gentleman, the other a country bandit. When they are reunited as adults, they seek revenge on the evil Baron who plundered their homestead and robbed them of their birthright. Complications arise when both fall in love with the same beautiful Countess, and the rivalry threatens to derail their vendetta
It's a wonderful life by Frank Capra( Visual )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George Bailey has a lifelong dream-- to get out of tiny Bedford Falls, to see the world and do great things. But every time he tries to leave a crisis for the people of the town arises, and his heart won't let him abandon them. So when, after years of self-sacrifice, disaster strikes the Bailey Building And Loan on Christmas Eve, all George's struggles appear to have been fought for nothing. That's when Clarence, and angel trying to earn his wings, is sent down from heaven to give George the greatest Christmas gift of all: seeing how wonderful his life really is-- box
War classics( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary films with archival footage of some of the major battles fought during World War II
Cecil B. DeMille's The king of kings( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Epic retelling of the last days of Jesus Christ. Print features the original Photophone score
The divine lady( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the romance between Lady Emma Hamilton, and British war hero Admiral Horatio Nelson set against the background the naval battles
War classics( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Casablanca express: An American commando must protect Winston Churchill from Nazi paratroopers on an express train to Casablanca. The Cold War killers: When a construction site uncovers a crashed plane in a lake bed, intelligence agents around the world scramble to recover the plane's secrets. A Yank in Libya: An American journalist in Libya uncovers a Nazi plot involving Libyan revolutionaries and the war effort. Waterfront: When two Nazi spies set up shop in San Francisco to transmit secret codes, their codebook ends up with an innocent man who must decide whether or not to protect his family and friends or his country
In old Santa Fe( Visual )

10 editions published between 1934 and 2011 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dude ranch is visited by some gangsters with the intention of robbing the local stage. A ranch hand runs afoul of the gangsters when the gang leader tries to steal his girlfriend. Attempting to throw off the authorities to their actions, the gang frames the ranch hand for murder, forcing him to clear his name
Zaza( Visual )

3 editions published in 2017 and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A vivacious French showgirl falls in love with a married man
The prince of thieves( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robin Hood comes to the aid of Lady Marian and her brother to help rescue Christabel, his fiancée, from an arranged marriage. When the father recaptures his daughter, he also kidnaps Marian in the process. Robin gathers all of the Merry Men and together they must rescue both women. Friar Tuck then performs a triple wedding uniting Robin and Marian, the brother and Christabel, and Little John and a handmaiden named Maude
 
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Frank Capra's It's a wonderful life It's a wonderful life
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Frank Capra's You Can't Take It With YouMr. Deeds goes to townFrank Capra's Mr. Smith goes to WashingtonIt's a wonderful life
Alternative Names
H. B. Warner acteur britannique

H. B. Warner amerikanesche Schauspiller

H.B. Warner attore inglese

H. B. Warner Brits acteur

H.B. Warner brytyjski aktor

H. B. Warner US-amerikanischer Film- und Theaterschauspieler britischer Herkunft

H・B・ワーナー

Warner, H.B. 1875-1958

Warner, Henry B. 1875-1958

Warner Henry Byron 1875-1958

Warner, Henry Byron 1876-1958

Warner-Lickford, Henry Byron 1875-1958

Warner-Lickford, Henry Byron 1876-1958

Χ. Μπ. Γουόρνερ

Уорнер, Генри Байрон

اچ.بی. وارنر

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