WorldCat Identities

Pollard, Harry 1879-1934

Overview
Works: 47 works in 80 publications in 2 languages and 1,062 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Drama  Silent films  Film adaptations  Historical films  Short films  Comedy films  Graphic novels  History 
Roles: Director, Producer, Actor, Author, Scenarist
Classifications: PS3511.E46, 813.52
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Harry Pollard
 
Most widely held works by Harry Pollard
Uncle Tom's cabin by Harvey Thew( Visual )

21 editions published between 1927 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This story follows the life of Eliza and her protector Uncle Tom, who are caught in the brutality of slavery in the Southern States during the nineteenth century
Uncle Tom's cabin (1927)( Visual )

2 editions published between 1927 and 1999 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

African-Americans caught in the nightmare of slavery in the Southern States during the nineteenth century
The danger game : a melodramatic comedy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This comedy silent film, directed by Harry Pollard, stars Madge Kennedy and Tom Moore
Anne Nichols, complainant, against Universal Pictures Corporation, Carl Laemmle and Harry Pollard, defendants : complainant's trial brief on the law and facts by Anne Nichols( )

1 edition published in 1929 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alleged infringement of copyright of the play "Abie's Irish rose" by the producers of the motion picture "The Cohens and Kellys."
The champion : a story of America's first film town( Visual )

2 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The deluxe two-disc DVD set includes a new 2K restoration of Ghost Town (1935) an astonishing and haunting amateur documentary about post-cinema Fort Lee. Disc One also features five films made at Champion Studios, thanks to the efforts of the Library of Congress and the Fort Lee Film Commission. Disc Two includes exciting NJ film rediscoveries, a slapstick comedy from director Mack Sennett, a "melodramatic comedy" starring Madge Kenney, and the earliest surviving film version of Robin Hood
The Robert Montgomery collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Earl of Chicago: Robert 'Silky' Kilmount, an ex-bootlegger turned legitimate distiller, offers Quentin 'Doc' Ramsey, a man he framed and sent to jail seven years earlier, the job of general manager at the Kilmount distillery. Doc takes advantage of Silky's implicit faith in his honesty and accepts the job, waiting for a chance for revenge. Soon after accepting the position, Doc finds his opportunity when an English attorney appears at the office to announce that Silky has inherited the Kilmount estate from his uncle, the Earl of Kinmonth.--adapted from the AFI catalog, 1931-1940
Fast life( Visual )

2 editions published between 1932 and 2010 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There's only one thing faster than wiseacre Sandy Norton's motor mouth-- his swell new speedboat! Brash, high-spirited William Haines takes the helm in a snappy action-comedy about an ex-sailor with a nifty boat-engine design who talks his way into a job with a millionaire shipbuilder, constructs his dream speedboat on the millionaire's dime and in his spare time, wins the love of his boss's daughter
The Robert Montgomery collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two classic films starring Robert Montgomery: Shipmates (1931) and The Man in Posession (1931)
His royal slyness and Haunted spooks( Visual )

1 edition published in 1981 in Undetermined and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

HIS ROYAL SLYNESS: Harold Lloyd takes the place of a lookalike prince when the prince is needed at home. After struggles and confusion, Lloyd, the imitation prince, emerges a revolutionary hero. HAUNTED SPOOKS: Every girl Harold falls in love with is lost to another boy, until he meets Hillary
Show boat by Edna Ferber( Book )

2 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Institute of the American Musical, Inc. has the honor present the 50th anniversary of "Show Boat," 1927-1977, "Show Boat," Universal, 1929, producer: Carl Laemmle, director: Harry A. Pollard, based on the novel by Edna Ferber, world premiere, Saturday, March 16, 1929, Paramount Theatre, Palm Beach, Florida. New York City premiere: Wednesday, April 17, 1929, Globe Theatre. "Show Boat," Universal, 1936, producer: Carl Laemmle Jr., director: James Whale, stage play, screen play, lyrics: Oscar Hammerstein II, music: Jerome Kern, cinematographer: John J. Mescall, world premiere: Thursday, May 14, 1936, Radio City Music Hall, New York City. "Show Boat," Metro Goldwyn Mayer, 1951, producer: Arthur Freed, director George Sidney, screen play: John Lee Mahin, based on the musical play by Oscar Hammerstein II, Jerome Kern, and the novel by Edna Ferber, choreography: Robert Alton, associate producer: Ben Feiner Jr. (credited), Roger Edens (uncredited), musical director: Adolph Deutsch, world premiere: Thursday, July 19, 1951, Radio City Music Hall, New York City
California straight ahead( Visual )

3 editions published between 1925 and 2006 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Complications are inevitable for Tom Hayden and Betty Brown. They are engaged to be married, and their fathers are Thomas Hayden, Sr., the "money king and builder of the world's fastest racing cars," and Jeffrey Brown, "his bitterest rival, whose ambition is speedway supremacy."
Oh! Doctor by Harry Pollard( Visual )

2 editions published in 1924 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rufus Billings was born premature and after a lifetime of doctors doting on his frail health he is now a hypochondriac of the first order. Now an adult Rufus has learned his late father left him $750,000 but he won't inherit the sum for three years or more. Rufus is certain he is on death's door and will never last three years so his Doctor arranges for a loan of $100,000 to pay for a live in nurse. Rufus only has to sign over his inheritance to the greedy trio of Clinch, McIntosh and Peck who, along with the doctor, are confident he'll live long enough to pay his debt. However when Rufus begins to pine for his lovely nurse Dolores Hicks he realizes he might have some living to do after all. Can the frail Rufus survive his newfound zest for life, and if he can what about his inheritence?
Souvenir book : Carl Laemmle presents Uncle Tom's Cabin, a Harry Pollard Production, produced by Universal Pictures Corporation( Book )

1 edition published in 1927 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a feller needs a friend( Visual )

2 editions published between 1932 and 2016 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eddie Randall is a spunky, sweet-natured kid, but since he has a lame left leg and must wear a brace, he's a constant worry to his loving but overprotective parents, who keep him from playing with the neighborhood kids, as well as the target of mean-spirited treatment by his newly arrived, pugilistic cousin Froggie. But Eddie has a pal in his corner: feisty, tall-tale-spinning Uncle Jonas, a rascally codger determined to toughen up and make a 'reg'lar' boy out of him
Undertow( Visual )

2 editions published in 1930 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Sally Blake and her fiancé, Jim Paine, a lighthouse inspector, are strolling on the beach when they see Paul Whalen, a lifeguard, rescue a drowning child; Sally expresses her attraction for him, provoking a quarrel with Jim, and as a result breaks off their engagement. She soon meets Paul and marries him. Paul is assigned to an offshore lighthouse as keeper, and he and Sally live there for 5 years, during which their child is born. Paul loses his eyesight just before Jim arrives to inspect the lighthouse; weary of the loneliness, Sally is induced to go ashore to parties and dances with Jim, but, conscience-stricken, she returns to her husband. Paul recovers his sight to find Jim attempting to kiss his wife and gives him a beating; realizing, however, that Sally acted under compulsion, Paul is reconciled with her"--AFI catalog, 1921-1930
Show boat( Visual )

1 edition published in 1929 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bumping Into Broadway( Visual )

2 editions published in 1919 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harold tries to sell his play to a producer and winds up in a police raid
Uncle Tom's Cabin Film (1927)( Visual )

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

Uncle Tom's Cabin was adapted for both?the stage and for film. This 1927 film, directed by Harry A. Pollard, is one of nine known silent film adaptations of the novel. When the "talkies" came into production in the 1930s, most studios considered the subject too controversial and another adaptation was never produced in the U.S. However, the novel has been referenced or used as inspiration for numerous animated cartoon, television and film productions. The clip seen here is a clip from the beginning of the film
 
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Alternative Names
Harry A. Pollard Amerikaans acteur (1879-1934)

Harry A. Pollard amerikansk skådespelare

Harry A. Pollard amerikansk skodespelar

Harry A. Pollard amerikansk skuespiller

Harry A. Pollard attore, regista cinematografico e sceneggiatore statunitense

Harry A. Pollard cinéaste

Harry A. Pollard US-amerikanischer Regisseur und Schauspieler

Pollard Harry 1879-1934

Pollard, Harry A.

Pollard, Snub 1879-1934

Гарри А. Поллард

هری ای پولارد بازیگر آمریکایی

ハリー・A・ポラード

哈里·A·波拉德

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