WorldCat Identities

Connell, Richard Edward 1893-1949

Overview
Works: 136 works in 335 publications in 3 languages and 3,644 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film and video adaptations  Fiction  Film adaptations  Motion picture plays  Juvenile works  Biography  Trials, litigation, etc  Comedy films  Gangster films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Bibliographic antecedent, Signer, Scenarist, Conceptor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Richard Edward Connell
Meet John Doe by Frank Capra ( Visual )
69 editions published between 1941 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 947 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Social commentary on the threat of cynicism and fascism to democracy. A corrupt politician attempts to further his evil ambitions by exploiting the appeal of a naive "John Doe."
The most dangerous game by Richard Edward Connell ( Book )
17 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On his way to hunt jaguars in the Brazilian jungle, a professional hunter is marooned on remote island inhabited by a fellow hunter who pursues unusual game
The sin of Monsieur Pettipon and other humorous tales by Richard Edward Connell ( Book )
5 editions published between 1922 and 1970 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Apes and angels by Richard Edward Connell ( Book )
6 editions published between 1924 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Frank Capra's Meet John Doe ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A genial homeless unemployed baseball pitcher is hoaxed into protesting against existing social evils as a newspaper circulation stunt. He pleas to the "little man" for brotherly love and democratic good will, and John Doe clubs are formed. Because of his simple sincerity, he becomes a national hero, but he is shocked when he discovers that it's all a plot by the owner of the paper, who plans to use the voting strength of the clubs to bludgeon his way to power
Brother Orchid ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Racketeer Little John Sarto poses as Brother Orchid and lays low at a monastery when a turf war gets hot
The most dangerous game by Ernest B Schoedsack ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1932 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Russian big-game hunter Count Zarnoff tires of animals and switches to hunting humans, chasing his dinner party on a remote jungle island
Two girls and a sailor by Richard Thorpe ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A singing-dancing sister act is helped by a mysterious "somebody" who buys them an empty warehouse, where they can open up an ideal canteen to entertain the servicemen
Esther Williams ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thrill of a romance: A war hero takes swimming lessons in order to woo the instructor. Fiesta: A woman disguises herself as a matador to fill in for her brother. This time for keeps: A veteran falls in love with a swimmer. Pagan love song: A love story set on Tahiti. Million dollar mermaid: Dramatizes the life of Annette Kellerman. Easy to love: A water skier falls in love with her agent
Thrill of a romance ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Cynthia's new business excecutive husband leaves on business during their honeymoon, Cynthia falls for a charming war hero. He decides to take swimming lessons in order to woo her. Now Cynthia will have to choose between wealth and love
Luxury liner ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Perky Jane Powell (Seven Brides for Seven Brothers) plays the golden-voiced teen daughter of an ocean liner captain (George Brent) who stows away on dad's ship in hopes of showcasing her singing skills to a voyaging opera star (played by real-life Wagnerian Lauritz Melchior). Many more musical talents set sail too: Xavier Cugat swings with Con Maracas, the Pied Pipers add silken harmonies and operatic soprano Marina Koshetz trills and spoofs the Cole Porter standard I've Got You Under My Skin. Bon voyage!"--Container
Brother Orchid; a play in three acts by Leo Brady ( Book )
1 edition published in 1940 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Milky way ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In The Milky way, a milkman becomes a boxer after it appears that he has knocked out a middleweight champion in a street brawl. In Kid Dynamite, East Side boxing champion has been challenged to fight the West Side champ after a pool game hustle gone wrong, but is kidnapped before the match
Meet John Doe (1941) shooting script by Robert Riskin ( )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Brother orchid (1940) shooting script by Richard Edward Connell ( )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ironies by Richard Edward Connell ( Book )
2 editions published between 1930 and 1946 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Variety by Richard Edward Connell ( Book )
5 editions published in 1925 in English and Undetermined and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
What ho! by Richard Edward Connell ( Book )
2 editions published in 1937 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Murder at sea by Richard Edward Connell ( Book )
7 editions published in 1929 in English and Undetermined and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The most dangerous game and other stories of adventure by Richard Edward Connell ( Book )
3 editions published between 1957 and 1973 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Connell R.E. 1893-1949
Connell, Richard
Connell, Richard 1893-1949
Connell, Richard E. 1893-1949
Cornell R.E. 1893-1949
Languages
English (167)
German (2)
Russian (1)
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