WorldCat Identities

Crabtree, Arthur 1900-1975

Overview
Works: 53 works in 164 publications in 4 languages and 2,118 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Horror films  Science fiction films  Silent films  Mad scientist films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Short films  Romance films  Detective and mystery television programs 
Roles: Director, Cinematographer , Author, Photographer, Film editor, fmd, Restager , Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Arthur Crabtree
 
Most widely held works by Arthur Crabtree
Fiend without a face( Visual )

20 editions published between 1957 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A scientist performing renegade research on thought materialization unwittingly creates creatures of pure atomic energy that hunger for human nervous systems. These brain-like creatures begin attacking people near a secret Air Force radar station, devouring their brains
Madonna of the seven moons by Arthur Crabtree( Visual )

21 editions published between 1944 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lurid tale of sex and psychosis is among the wildest of the Gainsborough melodramas. Set in Italy, it begins as a comparatively sedate tale about a respectable, convent-raised woman who is haunted by the memory of being raped as a teenager. But when her grown daughter returns from school, her life begins to unravel in monumentally surprising ways
The man in grey by Leslie Arliss( Visual )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This tale of treachery put both the Gainsborough melodrama and actor James Mason on the map. The star-to-be plays Lord Rohan, a cruel nobleman who marries the naive and sweet-natured Clarissa for the sole purpose of producing an heir; meanwhile, Clarissa's conniving best friend, Hesther, plots against her for her own nefarious ends. Set in England in the early 19th century
Three wicked melodramas from Gainsborough Pictures( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wicked lady. Margaret Lockwood devours the screen as a tightly wound seventeenth-century beauty with loose morals, who steals her best friend's wealthy fiance on the eve of their wedding. And that's only the beginning; there are no depths to which this sinful woman won't sink. James Mason costars as a highwayman with whom our anti-heroine
Horrors of the black museum by Arthur Crabtree( Visual )

9 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

London is fear-struck and Scotland Yard is baffled by a series of strange murders. Crime journalist Edmond Bancroft is behind these horrible crimes to create material for his writing, along with his assistant who helps him run a private "Black Museum" filled with murder and torture devices
Fanny by gaslight by Anthony Asquith( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"During the nineteenth century, Fanny, the illegitimate daughter of a British Cabinet Minister, begins a new life as a lady's maid in the household of her real father. She eventually learns the truth of her parentage and develops a strong bond with her father. This is shattered when his wife learns of it and threatens to publicly disgrace him. Fanny is in danger of losing him, but also of finding herself with another man in her life. His noble birth and her apparent lack of it put obstacles in the path of their romance, but will true love triumph?"--Container
Colonel March of Scotland Yard( Visual )

2 editions published between 1956 and 2015 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Boris Karloff stars as a master criminologist heading The Department of Queer Complaints, specializing in bizarre crimes that challenge logic and reason
Caravan( Visual )

13 editions published between 1945 and 2012 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richard is from a poor family, but he grows up with Francis, the son of a rich man, and Oriana. Richard and Oriana fall in love and wish to marry as soon as Richard has made his fortune, but Francis intends to stop their plans. After rescuing a wealthy Spaniard, Richard is sent to Spain to transport some valuable goods for him. However, there he is robbed and left for dead. Can Richard reach Oriana or will Francis triumph?
Quartet by Ken Annakin( Visual )

10 editions published between 1948 and 2007 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anthology of four of the best short stories by W. Somerset Maugham, dramatized by four different directors with four separate casts. The stories tell of colorful Maugham characters, from young lovers, adulterers, gamblers and vamps to loving parents and ever-so-British gentlemen
Fiend without a face by Arthur Crabtree( Visual )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and French and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Durant les essais d'un radar expérimental dans une base militaire au Manitoba, des fermiers du voisinage meurent dans d'étranges circonstances. L'autopsie révèle que les cadavres n'ont plus de cerveau ni moelle épinière et, pour toute blessure, un tout petit trou à la base de la nuque. Le major Jeff Cummings va mener une enquête afin de comprendre les raisons de ce phénomène."--[Wikipédia]
Crimes au musée des horreurs Horrors of the black museum by Arthur Crabtree( Visual )

7 editions published between 1959 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Une série de meurtres épouvantables tient Scotland Yard en échec. A chaque victime, le célèbre criminologiste Bancroft subit un véritable choc nerveux, ce qui ne manque pas d'inquiéter son médecin
Madonna der 7 monde by Arthur Crabtree( Visual )

5 editions published in 2005 in German and English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rosalinda, a teenage Italian girl, is attacked and raped while walking in the woods. Years later, despite being married with a family, she is still scarred by this event, a schizophrenic who sometimes escapes to the slums of Florence, taking on the persona of Maddelina a gypsy girl, and returning to her family with no memory of her absence. Curious about her mother's disappearances, her daughter Angela decides to follow her
Colonel March of Scotland Yard( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Criminologist Colonel March investigates various murders with a supernatural element
They were sisters( Visual )

5 editions published between 1945 and 2008 in English and French and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hindle wakes by Maurice Elvey( Visual )

4 editions published between 1952 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the north of England, mill workers Jenny and Mary take off to Blackpool for a week's holiday. Jenny is attracted to the son of the mill's boss. The two go off together leaving Mary to give them an alibi. Mary is killed in a freak boating accident and the couple's romantic tryst is discovered by both families, causing a moral dilemma
Lilli Marlene by Rainer Werner Fassbinder( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fictional story of the woman who inspired the famous World War II song
Perfidia( Visual )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un marqués se casa con una joven sólo por el título, a la vez que ama a otra. La joven acabará enamorándose de un amigo menos afortunado, pero todo se complica más aún por las insidias de su cruel marido y la pérfida amante
The nifty fifties( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Connecticut yankee in King Arthur's court (1952, 51 min.): Dramatization of Mark Twain's satirical comedy about a mechanic from 1912 who finds himself transported back in time to the court of King Arthur
Bank holiday by Carol Reed( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un long week-end, c'est presque des vacances ! C'est en tout cas ce que pensent les Anglais, prompts à profiter de leurs quelques jours de congés pour oublier leur quotidien en allant à la mer. Mais ce n'est pas le cas de Stephen Howard, qui vient de perdre sa femme en plein accouchement. Catherine, son infirmière, s'apprête elle aussi à partir en week-end et à rejoindre son fiancé sur le littoral. Mais, touchée par son chagrin, elle se demande rapidement si elle a bien fait de laisser le jeune veuf seul
Mr. Proudfoot shows a light( Visual )

3 editions published between 1941 and 2014 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Humorously using the arrogant and bumbling Mr. Proudfoot, this film serves a dual purpose of emphasizing the importance of obeying blackout hours, as well as easing the stress of the time period by encouraging laughter
 
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Alternative Names
Arthur Crabtree britischer Filmregisseur und Kameramann

Arthur Crabtree British film director

Arthur Crabtree Brits director of photography (1900-1975)

Arthur Crabtree director de cine británico

Arthur Crabtree director de cinema britànic

Arthur Crabtree direutor de fotografía británicu (1900–1975)

Arthur Crabtree réalisateur britannique

Arthur Crabtree regjisor britanik

Άρθουρ Κράμπτρι

آرتور کرابتری

ارثر كرابترى

アーサー・クラブトゥリー

阿圖·克拉博利

Languages
English (110)

French (5)

German (3)

Spanish (2)