WorldCat Identities

Alden, Mary 1883-1946

Overview
Works: 17 works in 38 publications in 2 languages and 1,192 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Silent films  Historical films  Film adaptations  Short films  War films  Epic films  Documentary films  Propaganda films 
Roles: Actor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Mary Alden
The birth of a nation by D. W Griffith( Visual )

18 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 822 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Two brothers, Phil and Ted Stoneman, visit their friends in Piedmont, South Carolina: the family Cameron. This friendship is affected by the Civil War, as the Stonemans and the Camerons must join up opposite armies. The consequences of the War in their lives are shown in connection to major historical events, like the development of the Civil War itself, Lincoln's assassination, and the birth of the Ku Klux Klan."--Container
The birth of a nation : D.W. Griffith's American epic( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nearly 100 years after its initial release, this film remains one of the most controversial films ever made and a landmark achievement in film history that continues to fascinate and enrage audiences. It is the epic story of two families, one Northern and one Southern, during and after the Civil War. D.W. Griffith's masterful direction combines brilliant battle scenes and tender romance with a vicious portrayal of African-Americans
Percy Marks' the plastic age( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the plastic age, Clara Bow plays Cynthia Day, a tough girl at Prescott College who runs with a fast crowd. Donald Keith is athletic freshman Hugh Carver, who falls for her, though Cynthia knows her lifestyle is bad for him. When Cynthia begins to return Hugh's deeper feelings, she must decide whether to sacrifice their love in order to save his collegiate future, or sabotoge his athletic career for four years of fun-filled excitement
Judith of Bethulia by D. W Griffith( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 1st title is a film adaptation of the Old Testament story of Judith and "Captain Holofernes." The 2nd title is a combination of "four mini-narratives end-to-end, to pay homage to the life and music of John Howard Payne"--Slipcase
The half-breed( Visual )

1 edition published in 2018 and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Indian half-breed, Leaping Brook, is raised and educated by a white man, but discovers that he is not welcome in the white community. He lives in a forest in California in a hollowed-out redwood tree. He becomes infatuated with a flirtatous white woman, Nellie Wynn, further alienating the local townspeople. When a young woman, Teresa, becomes a fugitive after stabbing her employer and the local sheriff, Leaping Brook takes her into his care and protects her. After saving her from a forest fire, he discovers that it is Teresa, not Nellie, whom he truly loves
The birth of a nation( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of two families, North and South, who are caught up in the Civil War and then the Reconstruction period. Includes an abbreviated version of "The birth of a race" which was conceived as a protest against the racism of "Birth of a nation."
Judith of Bethulia : Home, sweet home( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 1st title is a film adaptation of the Old Testament story of Judith and "Captain Holofernes." The 2nd title is a combination of "four mini-narratives end-to-end, to pay homage to the life and music of John Howard Payne"--Slipcase
D.W. Griffith's The Birth of a nation( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A civil war spectacular that portrays life in the South during and after the Civil War. The story depicts the war itself, the conflict between the defeated Southerners and emancipated renegade blacks, the despoiling of the South during the carpetbagger period, and the revival of the Southern white man's honor through the efforts of the Ku Klux Klan
The raven( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Ghosts]: An adaptation of Ibsen's play in which inherited syphilis is a metaphor for corruption
Douglas Fairbanks in the Half-breed : includes the 1916 feature The Good Bad Man( Visual )

1 edition published in 2018 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Douglas Fairbanks in the Half-breed( Visual )

2 editions published in 2018 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In The Half-Breed, a man is ostracized for his mixed ethnicity. In The Good Bad-Man, a sentimental outlaw helps others
April fool( Visual )

2 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A discharged pants-presser makes a fortune in the umbrella business and has to give it all away for the happiness of his daughter. One of the few surviving films of Baby Peggy
The birth of a nation( Visual )

1 edition published in 2018 and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The epic story of two families, one Northern and one Southern, during and after the Civil War. D.W. Griffith's masterful direction combines brilliant battle scenes and tender romance with a vicious portrayal of African-Americans
Silk husbands and calico wives( Visual )

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

Small town lawyer Deane Kendall's performance in a sensational murder trial gets him noticed and brings him a chance to work with a real law firm! Now with prospects, he proposed to his sweetheart Edith before moving to the big city. As Deane's notoriety continues to rise, Edith begins to worry he may forget the simple values that brought them together. Can their marriage and love survive as Deane is changed by success?
Less than the dust( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Radha is an English girl who was abandoned in India by her father as a baby. Unaware of her true parentage, she meets and falls in love with British Army oficer, Captain Richard Townsend. As revolution erupts in India, Townsend is sent home to recover from injuries. Radha, abandoned after the violence, discovers her true identity and sets off to England to reclaim her birthright
Bir ulusun doğuşu( Visual )

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

This epic story of the Civil War as seen through the lives of two families is a controversial classic of film history
The birth of a nation( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of two families, North and South, who are caught up in the Civil War and then the Reconstruction period. Includes an abbreviated version of "The birth of a race" which was conceived as a protest against the racism of "Birth of a nation."
 
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Alternative Names
Alden, Mary Maguire, 1883-1946

Maria Alden

Mary Alden actrice américaine

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Mary Alden Amerikaans actrice

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Mary Alden amerikansk skuespiller

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Mary Alden US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Мері Олден

Мэри Элден

ماري الدن

ماری آلدن بازیگر آمریکایی

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