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Connell, Richard Edward 1893-1949

Overview
Works: 85 works in 317 publications in 6 languages and 3,715 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Detective and mystery films  Fiction  Comedy films  Political films  Musical films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Romantic comedy films 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Bibliographic antecedent, 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 )

107 editions published between 1941 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,234 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 Richard Edward Connell( Book )

22 editions published between 1957 and 2014 in English and French and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On his way to hunt jaguars in the Brazilian jungle, a professional hunter is marooned on a remote island inhabited by a fellow hunter who pursues unusual game
Apes and angels by Richard Edward Connell( Book )

7 editions published between 1924 and 1970 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sin of Monsieur Pettipon and other humorous tales by Richard Edward Connell( Book )

8 editions published between 1922 and 1970 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The most dangerous game by Ernest B Schoedsack( Visual )

31 editions published between 1932 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 175 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
Brother Orchid( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 159 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 118 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 by Esther Williams( Visual )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in English and held by 106 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 )

4 editions published between 1945 and 2015 in English and held by 75 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 )

4 editions published in 1940 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When mobster Little John Sarto goes to Europe to develop "real class," his gang is taken over by another gangster who plans to kill Sarto upon his return; but Sarto manages to escape to a secluded monastery that preaches goodwill, love and forgiveness
Luxury liner( Visual )

2 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and held by 65 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
The Milky way by Leo McCarey( Visual )

10 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La vie de Burley Sullivan bascule le jour où celui-ci se retrouve mêlé à une bagarre avec Speed McFarland, le champion en titre de poids moyen. A leur grande surprise, c'est Burleigh qui en sort vainqueur. L'entraîneur Gabby Sloan décide alors d'en faire son poulain
Variety by Richard Edward Connell( Book )

5 editions published in 1925 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ironies by Richard Edward Connell( Book )

3 editions published between 1930 and 1946 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The most dangerous game and other stories( )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of short stories by various authors
Murder at sea by Richard Edward Connell( Book )

5 editions published in 1929 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Her Highness and the bellboy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Every princess needs a Prince Charming. But lovely Princess Veronica didn't expect hers to be bellhop Jimmy Dobson. Hedy Lamarr is the princess, Robert Walker is the bellhop and June Allyson is a bedridden former dancer who secretly loves Jimmy in this frothy fairy tale set in prewar Manhattan's version of a palace: an elegant hotel complete with royal grounds (Central Park, of course). The fun begins when Jimmy mistakes Veronica for a new maid. She plays along, the two strike up a friendship and complications - romantic and political - ensue"--Container
Rio Rita( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two stowaways endure a long ride, only to find themselves in the wrong town and mixed up with Nazi spies, old flames, new friends, and a secret code books
Our relations by Harry Lachman( Visual )

11 editions published between 1936 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stan and Ollie are mistaken for their twin brothers
Playboy by Richard Edward Connell( Book )

5 editions published between 1936 and 1939 in English and Undetermined and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Connell, R.E. 1893-1949

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Connell, Richard E. 1893-1949

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Cornell, R.E. 1893-1949

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Richard Connell amerikansk poet och manusförfattare

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Richard Connell amerikansk poet og manuskriptforfatter

Richard Connell scénariste américain

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