WorldCat Identities

Connell, Richard Edward 1893-1949

Overview
Works: 127 works in 341 publications in 4 languages and 3,616 library holdings
Genres: Drama  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 )
81 editions published between 1941 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 966 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 )
13 editions published between 1982 and 2011 in English and held by 227 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 )
6 editions published between 1922 and 1970 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Apes and angels by Richard Edward Connell ( Book )
7 editions published between 1924 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Frank Capra's Meet John Doe ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 180 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
The most dangerous game by Ernest B Schoedsack ( Visual )
24 editions published between 1932 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A madman on his island fortress, tired of pursuing game, becomes obsessed with the idea of hunting the most dangerous game of all -- man
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
Two girls and a sailor by Richard Thorpe ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and held by 122 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 81 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 69 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
Brother Orchid; a play in three acts by Leo Brady ( Book )
2 editions published in 1940 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Luxury liner ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A spunky teen, the Captain's daughter, becomes a stowaway setting in motion a plot in which she plays Cupid for some passengers and tries to convince an operatic star of her singing skills
The Milky way ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Durante una pelea callejera un humilde lechero derriba de un puñetazo a un boxeador profesional. Ante la amenaza del escándalo, el manager del púgil contrata al lechero y le ofrece pelear y hacerse una fortuna
Meet John Doe (1941) shooting script by Robert Riskin ( )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Variety by Richard Edward Connell ( Book )
6 editions published in 1925 in English and Undetermined and held by 37 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
Brother orchid (1940) shooting script by Richard Edward Connell ( )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
What ho! by Richard Edward Connell ( Book )
1 edition published in 1937 in English and held by 32 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 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Murder at sea by Richard Edward Connell ( Book )
8 editions published in 1929 in English and Undetermined 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 (178)
Spanish (10)
German (4)
Russian (1)
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