WorldCat Identities

May, Joe 1880-1954

Overview
Works: 106 works in 194 publications in 3 languages and 1,802 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Horror films  Science fiction films  Monster films  Silent films  Action and adventure films  Crime films  History  Swashbuckler films 
Roles: Director, Performer, Author of screenplay, Author, Scenarist, Narrator, Illustrator, Creator, Writer of accompanying material, Actor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Joe May
The invisible man the legacy collection by James Whale( Visual )

4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Jack Griffin (Rains) is an English scientist who has been experimenting with a drug called monocaine which, he finds, has made his entire body invisible. He goes to the small village of Ipping, wrapped in bandages and wearing dark glasses, and takes a room at the local inn to continue his research in secret. This subsequently arouses the curiosity of the nosy locals. As Griffin continues his experiments, he begins to suffer from drug-induced megalomania, which eventually becomes full-blown madness. He begins to terrorize the countryside--first playing pranks, and then turning to murder"--Http://www.tvguide.com
Asphalt by Joe May( Visual )

39 editions published between 1929 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A femme fatale steals jewels, and seduces the cop sent to bring her in. Set in Berlin
The house of the seven gables( Visual )

4 editions published between 1940 and 2009 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jealousy, loyalty, and a family feud between two brothers are all at play in this story. Can the two join together or are the families destined to repeat the mistakes of the past and live out the curse of their ancestors?
Pirates of the golden age movie collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Get ready for the adventure of a lifetime with these four swashbuckling films
Errol Flynn adventures( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Special features included in each movie
The Indian tomb( Visual )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and German and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Maharajah of Bengal plans on entombing alive his unfaithful wife; he has a yogi bring over from England an architect to design the tomb--a point of interest, since the wife's lover, whom the Maharajah has imprisoned, is a British officer
Asphalt der Polizeiwachtmeister und die Brillantenelse( Visual )

6 editions published in 2002 in German and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this early silent German film classic a young woman steals a precious stone from a jewelery shop and then tries to seduce the policeman who catches her
The invisible man returns( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unjustly accused of murdering his brother, Geoffrey is given one last chance to find the real killer before going to the gallows. Sympathetic Dr. Griffin administers a drug that will make Geoffrey invisible for his investigation, but unknown to him, the drug has debilitating side-effects and the doctor hopes to develop an antidote before Geoffrey goes insane
The invisible woman( Visual )

2 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy about screwy professor Gibbs (Barrymore) turning model Kitty Carroll (Bruce) invisible, arousing the curiosity of playboy sponsor (Howard), as well as the more monetary interests of gangster Blackie Cole (Homolka)
The Indian tomb in two parts( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ayan, the powerful Maharajah of Eschnapur, has lost his beloved wife, the beautiful Princess Savitri, to the handsome British officer MacAllan. In his fury, Ayan plots to destroy MacAllan and construct a massive tomb to his perished love where Savitri is to be imprisoned for eternity
Dragnet for Jesus by Wynona Carr( Recording )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The invisible man complete legacy collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Homecoming by Joe May( Visual )

11 editions published between 1928 and 2013 in English and German and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A drama about two German prisoners of war who escape from a Siberian lead mine. One reaches home first and starts an affair with his comrade's wife
The wandering shadow Das wandernde Bild( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows a woman who, in the wake of a sexual scandal, seeks solitude in the Bavarian Alps. There, she is continually haunted by her past, but soon stumbles upon the one thing she never expected to find: the chance of redemption
Search me Lord by Joe May( Recording )

2 editions published between 1970 and 2001 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Das deutsche Lichtbild Buch : Filmprobleme von Gesterne und Heute by Heinrich Pfeiffer( Book )

in German and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uncertain glory : a novel by Herb Meadow( Book )

2 editions published in 1944 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brother Joe May live 1952-1955 by Brother Joe May( Recording )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thank you Lord for one more day by Joe May( Recording )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Asfalto( Visual )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in German and Spanish and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The house of the seven gables
Alternative Names
Joe May Austrian film director

Joe May Oostenrijks filmregisseur

Joe May ralisateur et producteur de cinma

Joe May regista, produttore cinematografico e sceneggiatore austriaco

Majo Fred 1880-1954

Mandel, Josef 1880-1954

Mandel, Joseph 1880-1954

Mandel, Joseph Otto

Mandel Joseph Otto 1880-1954

Mandl, Julius Otto

Mandl Julius Otto 1880-1954

Джо Мэй

Джое Май

Languages
English (59)

German (33)

Spanish (2)

Covers
Errol Flynn adventuresThe invisible man returnsThe invisible woman