WorldCat Identities

Tourneur, Maurice 1876-1961

Overview
Works: 180 works in 449 publications in 3 languages and 2,105 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Historical films  War films  Silent films  Short films  Fantasy films  Educational films 
Roles: Director, Author, Restager , Translator, Film editor, Actor, fmd, Scenarist, Composer, Other, Adapter, Performer, Author of screenplay
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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The last of the Mohicans by Michael Mann( Visual )

20 editions published between 1920 and 2012 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A love story set during the French and Indian War, between an American raised by the Mohican Indians and the daughter of a British officer
Lorna Doone( Visual )

9 editions published between 1922 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the English Civil War, a young noble girl is kidnapped by a band of outlaws and raised by them
The blue bird : Maeterlinck's world famous masterpiece by Mijke de Jong( Visual )

8 editions published between 1918 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two poor children dream they are searching for the Blue Bird of Happiness with the aid of a magic diamond that reveals the soul of all things
Volpone by Stellio Lorenzi( Visual )

33 editions published between 1939 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moral comedy about a rich 16th-century Venetian ship owner who pretends to be dying in order to swindle money and favors out of his 'friends' who want to be named in his will
Mary Pickford : rags & riches collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hoodlum: Pampered Amy Burke gets bored living with her wealthy grandfather in a New York mansion, and decides to accompany her sociologist father to an East Side tenement, with hilarious results
Origins of the gangster film : D.W. Griffith's The narrow road (1912) and Maurice Tourneur's Alias Jimmy Valentine (1915)( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The narrow road: The story of Elmer Booth, a criminal who was pursued by a suspicious detective, Alfred Paget. Alias Jimmy Valentine takes up all the familiar elements of the crime drama with suspense and wit. It is the visual style, however, that remains the most stunning
The cheat by Cecil B DeMille( Visual )

4 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cheat (59 min.) is the story of a wayward wife who has gambled away Red Cross funds with which she has been entrusted. She turns to an Asian ivory trader for a loan to cover the loss and save her reputation. The trader now claims her as his property and in a state of hysteria she shoots him, but her husband is accused of the crime. A girl's folly (30 min.) is an abridgement of the comedy film depicting life behind the scenes at a 1917 movie studio
The origins of film( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2001 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Origins of the Fantasy Feature: 1. The patchwork girl of Oz -- 2. Magic brains -- 3. The woozy -- 4. The Emerald City -- 5. The house of magic -- 6. Hoppertown -- 7. The throne room of Ozma of Oz -- 8. A happy ending
Victory by Maurice Tourneur( Visual )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wicked darling: A slum girl is forced to steal for a living. After she steals a rich society's matron's necklace, she hides out at the home of a man who turns out to be the socialite's former fiance
The poor little rich girl by Trevor Nels Aune( Visual )

18 editions published between 1917 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An emotionally neglected child of New York society parents takes refuge in an adventurous dream sequence
Origins of the gangster film : D.W. Griffith's The narrow road (1912) and Maurice Tourneur's Alias Jimmy Valentine (1915)( Visual )

2 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 1st work presents the story of Elmer Booth, a criminal who was pursued by a suspicious detective, Alfred Paget. The 2nd work includes all the familiar elements of the crime drama with suspense and wit. It is the visual style, however, that remains the most stunning
Laugh with Max Linder( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the feature film Seven years bad luck, Max breaks a mirror and has a really bad day. DVD also includes four comedy shorts and an excerpt from his second American feature Be my wife, and some candid footage of Linder with Maurice Tourneur
La main du diable by Maurice Tourneur( Visual )

19 editions published between 1942 and 2015 in French and Undetermined and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roland Brissot bought for a nickel a talisman that gives him love, fame and wealth. The talisman is a cut left hand, and it works perfectly. But of course there is nothing free in this world, and after one year the devil comes and asks for his due
The poor little rich girl( Visual )

3 editions published in 2012 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poor little right girl: Gwen's family is rich, but her parents ignore her and most of the servants push her around, so she is lonely and unhappy. Her father is concerned only with making money, and her mother cares only about her social position. But one day a servant's irresponsibility creates a crisis that causes everyone to rethink what is important to them
Das Schiff der verlorenen menschen( Visual )

4 editions published between 1928 and 2012 in English and German and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Marlene Dietrich stars as a daring adventuress whose plane crash lands in the Atlantic Ocean. She is rescued by a strange ship housing a crew of escaped criminals and other dangerous characters. When they succeed in killing the captain, Dietrich and three other men must fend off the vicious murderers until help arrives."--Container
The last of the Mohicans by Maurice Tourneur( Visual )

9 editions published between 1920 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Cora and her younger sister Alice are on their way to Fort William Henry, escorted by the treacherous Magua. They are unaware that the fort, under the command of their father, is besieged by Indians who are in league with the French. The sisters are saved by Hawkeye and his Indian companions Uncas and Chingachgook. Cora falls in love with the noble Uncas, the last of his tribe. But Magua still has his evil plans ..."--Jacket
The actors( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poor little rich girl: Gwen's family is rich, but her parents ignore her and most of the servants push her around, so she is lonely and unhappy. Her father is concerned only with making money, and her mother cares only about her social position. But one day a servant's irresponsibility creates a crisis that causes everyone to rethink what is important to them
Trilby( Visual )

6 editions published between 1915 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the mesmerizing Svengali and his beautiful victim
A Girl's folly( Visual )

15 editions published between 1916 and 2016 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pretty country girl is tired of her humdrum existence on her farm. A motion picture is being filmed on location near her home, and so she has a chance meeting with the picture's leading man who, in turn, is evading his long-time lover. He then takes her with him to the city for an opportunity to break into the movies. However, she fails her screen test, and so the leading man promises her to let him take care of her for the rest of her life. The country girl's mother comes to take her back home, where she ends up marrying her country sweetheart, and the leading man and his lover are reconciled
Justin de Marseille by Maurice Tourneur( Visual )

11 editions published between 1934 and 2017 in French and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1930s Marseilles, Justin steals a shipment of smuggled opium from a rival gangster and finds himself on the run
 
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Alternative Names
Maurice Tourneur

Maurice Tourneur francia rendező, forgatókönyvíró, 1876-1961

Maurice Tourneur Frans filmregisseur

Maurice Tourneur französischer Drehbuchautor und Regisseur

Maurice Tourneur French film director and screenwriter

Maurice Tourneur réalisateur français

Maurice Tourneur regista, sceneggiatore e produttore cinematografico francese

Thomas, Maurice

Thomas , Maurice <1873-1961>

Thomas Maurice 1876-1961

Thomas, Maurice Félix

Thomas, Maurice Félix, 1876-1961

Tourneur, Maurice

Tourneur, Maurice Thomas 1876-1961

Моріс Турнер французький кінорежисер та сценарист

Турнёр, Морис

موريس تورنر

موریس تورنو فیلمنامه‌نویس و کارگردان فرانسوی

モーリス・トゥールヌール

莫里斯·都纳尔

Languages
English (108)

French (67)

German (1)

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