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De Banzie, Brenda 1915-1981

Overview
Works: 55 works in 148 publications in 3 languages and 3,770 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Detective and mystery films  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  History  Spy films  Motion pictures  Romantic comedy films  Crime films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Brenda De Banzie
 
Most widely held works by Brenda De Banzie
The pink panther by Blake Edwards( Visual )

7 editions published between 1964 and 2009 in English and held by 823 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a young girl, Princess Dala is given the largest diamond in the world by her father. If you stare into it, you can see a 'Pink Panther.' Now she is a young woman. Rebels in her home country have seized power and are demanding the return of the jewel. Dala relaxes at an exclusive skiing resort. Noted British playboy, Sir Charles Lytton is in town. He is secretly 'The Phantom, ' an infamous jewel thief who has eyes on the Pink Panther. Charles's playboy nephew, George, follows him to the resort in an attempt to steal the diamond and blame it on 'The Phantom, ' not knowing that it's his uncle. Hot on the Phantom's trail is Inspector Jacques Clouseau. His wife is the lover of Charles and helps in the Phantom's crimes. Jacques tries to stop the attempts, but he is completely clueless. When several attempts are made at a dress formal party, Jacques looks everywhere but the right place
Hobson's choice( Visual )

27 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in English and held by 786 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An owner of a Victorian-era boot shop finds himself in a battle of wills with his headstrong eldest daughter, who wants to make her own professional and personal decisions in her life
The man who knew too much by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"James Stewart and Doris Day, in a rare dramatic role, are superb in this brilliant suspense thriller from the undisputed master. Stewart and Day play Ben and Jo MacKenna, innocent Americans vacationing in Morocco with their son, Hank. After a French spy dies in Ben's arms in the Marrakech market, the couple discovers [sic] their son has been kidnapped and taken to England. Not knowing who they can trust, the McKennas are caught up in a nightmare of international espionage, assassinations and terror. Soon, all of their lives hang in the balance as they draw closer to the truth and a chilling climactic moment in London's famous Royal Albert Hall."--Container
The entertainer by John Osborne( Visual )

21 editions published between 1960 and 2004 in English and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A drama of seedy music hall life. Archie Rice, a third rate vaudevillian whose song and dance routines are unappealing and boring, is nagged by his shrewish alcoholic wife about his failures. His world comes tumbling down onto the garbage heap he has built up through his lifetime
The Pink Panther by Blake Edwards( Visual )

3 editions published between 1963 and 1999 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bumbling, disaster-prone inspector invades a Swiss ski resort and becomes obsessed with capturing a jewel thief hoping to lift the legendary 'Pink Panther' diamond
Alfred Hitchcock's The Man Who Knew Too Much( Visual )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben and Jo McKenna, are an innocent American couple vacationing in Morocco with their young son. But their simple plans turn into a nightmare after a French spy dies in Ben's arms at a Marrakesh market, and their son is kidnapped and taken to another country. A thrilling tale of international espionage, assassinations and terror
The purple plain by Robert Parrish( Visual )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After his wife is killed during the Blitz, neurotic and suicidal Squadron Leader Bill Forrester (Gregory Peck) is bent on achieving one thing in the war: his own death. Fellow airmen see him as hostile, uncommunicative and prone to nightmares and anxiety attacks. But when Forrester's plane crash-lands in enemy territory, he realizes that he must save himself in order to guide his two injured companions to safety. As they cross the Burmese desert, the WWII pilot is transformed by his love for a refugee nurse named Anna (Win Min Than). Anna helps Forrester overcome his grief and gives him the drive to survive the trek through the wilderness of Burma. A wartime film about character rather than combat
Carol Reed's production A kid for two farthings( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joe is a young boy who lives in the poor section of London. He becomes convinced that through the mythical powers of a unicorn, he can grant the wishes of his mother and friends. Joe searches endlessly and finally discovers his unicorn - which turns out to be a goat with a misshapen horn
Flame in the streets( Visual )

5 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the first British feature films to tackle the subject of racial prejudice. When the daughter of a trade union organiser announces her relationship with a black man, the revelation exposes deep prejudice and hidden conflicts in her family
Doctor at sea by Jack Davies( Visual )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To escape the boredom of practice ashore, a doctor signs on a cargo boat as a ship's doctor and becomes involved with a French girl
The Man who knew too much by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

4 editions published between 1955 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"James Stewart and Doris Day, in a rare dramatic role, are superb in this brilliant suspense thriller from the undisputed master. Stewart and Day play Ben and Jo MacKenna, innocent americans, vacationing in Morocco with their son, Hank. After a French spy dies in Ben's arms in the Marrakech market, the couple discovers their son has been kidnapped and taken to England. Not knowing who they can trust, the McKennas are caught up in a nightmare of international espionage, assassinations and terror. Soon, all of their lives hang in the balance as they draw closer to the truth and a chilling climactic moment in London's famous Royal Albert Hall."--Container
Terry Thomas Comedy double feature( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Make Mine Mink: Zany collection of misfits led by aging military man (Terry-Thomas) go on a spree of robbing mink coats. An unlikely trio of women (Athene Seyler, Hattie Jacques, and Elspeth Duxbury) find new reasons to live ... until their housekeeper (Billie Whitelaw), an ex-con is suspected of the robberies
She stoops to conquer by Oliver Goldsmith( Recording )

3 editions published between 1965 and 1966 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this classic comedy of manners, two young men set out to woo the alluring and upper-crust Kate and Constance. But is anybody in this rural estate ruly who they seem? Bawdy hijinks and popped pretensions are the hallmarks of this romping frolic that's kept audiences laughing for over two centuries. An L.A. Theatre Works full-cast performance featuring Rosalind Ayres, Adam Godley, Julian Holloway, James Marsters, Christopher Neame, Paula Jane Newman, Ian Ogilvy, Moira Quirk, Darren Richardson, Joanne Whalley and Matthew Wolf
The man who knew too much by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this heart-pounding suspense story, spies kidnap a young girl, in an attempt to prevent her parents from revealing what they know about an assassination plot. The action takes you from the Swiss Alps to Britain's Albert Hall and London's East End."
The entertainer( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A drama of seedy music hall life. Archie Rice, a third rate vaudevillian whose song and dance routines are unappealing and boring, is nagged by his shrewish alcoholic wife about his failures. His world comes tumbling down onto the garbage heap he has built up through a life of self-deception, sneaky schemes, and ruthless unconcern for those who love him
L'homme qui en savait trop The man who knew too much by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben et Jo MacKenna sont de candides américains en vacances au Maroc avec leur fils Hank. Un espion français meurt dans les bras de Ben, dans le souk de Marrakech, puis, peu après, leur fils est enlevé et emmené en Angleterre. Ne sachant à qui se fier, les MacKenna se retrouvent en plein cauchemar dans un univers d'espionnage international, d'assassinats et de terreur. Très vite, leur vie est menacée tandis qu'ils approchent de la vérité et de l'effrayant dénouement, dans les décors somptueux du célèbre Royal Albert Hall, à Londres
The David Lean collection( Visual )

in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Showcases 9 films (1944-1954) directed by David Lean
El hombre que sabía demasiado The man who knew too much by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

2 editions published between 1992 and 1998 in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben y Jo MacKenna, una inocente pareja estadounidense pasa sus vacaciones en Marruecos junto con su hijo Hank. Tras la muerte de un espía en brazos de Ben, el matrimonio descubre que su hijo ha sido secuestrado y trasladado a Inglaterra. Sin saber en quién confiar, los MacKenna se ven envueltos en una pesadilla de espionaje internacional, asesinatos y terror
The David Lean collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Showcases 9 films (1944-1954) directed by David Lean
Hobson's choice( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Henry Hobson, a tyrannical bootshop owner, Charles Laughton molds a comical drunk of Falstaffian proportions. When Hobson forbids his daughters to marry, his eldest daughter defiantly sets her cap for the shop's best bootmaker. Matching Laughton's ferocity, Brenda de Banzie's Maggie hounds the flabbergasted Willie into marriage and a thriving business. As Willie, John Mills performs a gradual metamorphosis from painfully awkward to gently confident. Together, the sweet couple turn a crafty business deal onto a loving partnership
 
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Banzie Brenda De 1915-1981

De Banzie, Brenda 1915-1981

DeBanza, Brenda 1915-1981

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