WorldCat Identities

Arliss, George 1868-1946

Overview
Works: 109 works in 191 publications in 1 language and 2,090 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Autobiographies  Drama  Records and correspondence  Film adaptations  Historical films  Biographical films  Silent films  Comedy films  Caricatures and cartoons 
Roles: Author, Actor, Performer, Honoree, Author of introduction, Speaker, Correspondent
Classifications: PN2598.A82, 927.92
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Most widely held works about George Arliss
 
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Up the years from Bloomsbury : an autobiography by George Arliss( Book )

13 editions published between 1927 and 1928 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hamilton : a play in four acts by Mary P Hamlin( Book )

10 editions published between 1917 and 2012 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The illusion of the first time in acting by William Gillette( Book )

6 editions published in 1915 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disraeli( Visual )

4 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Benjamin Disraeli, the British prime minister, leads England's efforts to secure the Suez Canal
On the stage, an autobiography by George Arliss( Book )

7 editions published in 1928 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

My ten years in the studios by George Arliss( Book )

5 editions published in 1940 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The working man by John G Adolfi( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film was made at the height of the Great Depression when it was popular to attack Capitalism and America's free market economy. But this film shows how Capitalism can be fun and how the free market creates new jobs. Mr. A plays a shoe manufacturing tycoon who sees his chance to take over a rival's business. Complications ensue and Mr. A ends up competing with his own company
The man who played God by John G Adolfi( Visual )

2 editions published between 1932 and 2014 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After losing his hearing, wealthy concert pianist Montgomery Royale finds meaning in life by using his lip-reading skills to help others
Stage folk : a book of caricatures by Alfred Joseph Frueh( Book )

1 edition published in 1922 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alexander Hamilton( Visual )

1 edition published in 2018 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adding spark and spice to the proceedings is a generous dollop of seduction and scandal as Hamilton's fierce desire to place the nation on sound financial footing lands him in the crosshairs of a conspiracy that threatens his marriage and his honor
Doctor Syn( Visual )

5 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presumed dead, the eighteenth century pirate Captain Clegg hides his identity posing as a parson and continues his smuggling
The house of Rothschild by Alfred L Werker( Visual )

3 editions published between 1934 and 2014 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the rise of the Rothschild financial empire founded by Mayer Rothschild and continued by his five sons. From humble beginnings the business grows and helps to finance the war against Napoleon, but it's not always easy, especially because of the prejudices against Jews
Cardinal Richelieu( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of the life and times of the notorious 17th century French statesman, Cardinal Richelieu, as he manipulates the naive and pliant King Louis XIII, cunningly evades his enemies, and even plays matchmaker for his own wily purposes
Signature collection: George Arliss( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Old English] An aging shipbuilder dotes on the children of his deceased son. His sister disapproves because the old man's son was illegitimate, but he pays her no heed. He secures the financial future of his grandchildren by entering into a shady business deal that is sure to bring him disgrace and ruin. To escape the wrath of his enemies, he commits an elegant suicide by defying his doctor's orders and eating a sumptuous gourmet meal
Old English by Alfred E Green( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Old English" has the Arliss playing a successful octogenarian who, despite being deep in debt, devises an unethical scheme to provide for his family
A successful calamity by John G Adolfi( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tycoon Arliss fakes bankruptcy to test his family's heart and show them that money isn't everything
The King's vacation by John G Adolfi( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The King's Vacation" stars Arliss as a put-upon monarch who finds that the simple life isn't so simple when he's forced to abdicate his throne and return to the estranged family he hasn't seen in many years
On the stage, etc by George Arliss( Book )

3 editions published in 1928 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disraeli( Book )

4 editions published between 1911 and 1930 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wallack's, Charles Burnham, lessee and manager. George Arliss (The Liebler Co., managers) in a play, in four acts, entitled "Disraeli," by Louis N. Parker, author of "Pomander Walk."
Hamilton( Book )

3 editions published in 1917 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blackstone Theatre, Seventh Street, near Michigan Boulevard, Blackston Theatre Co., lessee, directors Abraham L. Erlanger, Marc Klaw, Alf Hayman, William Harris and Harry J. Powers, managing director Blackstone, Illinois and Powers' Theatres, Edwin Wappler, business manager. George Arliss (direction Klaw & Erlanger and George C. Tyler) in "Hamilton," a new play in four acts, dealing with the life of Alexander Hamilton during the period of Washington's administration, by Mary P. Hamlin and George Arliss
 
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Alternative Names
Andrews, George Augustus 1868-1946

Andrews, George Augustus, 1868-19946

Andrews, George Augustus Arliss

Corc Arliss

Džordž Arlis

George Arliss acteur britannique

George Arliss aktor ken mannurat

George Arliss angol színész

George Arliss attore britannico

George Arliss britischer Schauspieler

George Arliss britisk skodespelar

George Arliss britisk skuespiller

George Arliss Brits acteur

George Arliss britský herec

George Arliss brittisk skådespelare

George Arliss brytyjski aktor teatralny i filmowy

George Augustus Andrews

Τζορτζ Άρλις

Джордж Арлис

Джордж Арлисс

Джордж Арліс

Джордж Арлісс

Џорџ Арлис

ג'ורג' ארליס סופר בריטי

جرج آرلیس

جورج أرليس

جورج آرلیس بازیگر بریتانیایی

جۆرج ئارلیس

จอร์จ อาร์ลิสส์

조지 알리스 영국의 배우

ジョージ・アーリス

喬治·亞利斯

Languages
English (113)