WorldCat Identities

Collins, Ray 1889-1965

Overview
Works: 224 works in 438 publications in 3 languages and 21,403 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Film noir  History  Documentary television programs  Journalism films  Films à clef  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery films  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Ray Collins
 
Most widely held works by Ray Collins
Citizen Kane by Orson Welles( Visual )

64 editions published between 1941 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 3,749 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Citizen Kane: The story of Charles Foster Kane, a newspaper tycoon whose life is investigated by a magazine reporter trying to discover the meaning of Kane's dying word: "Rosebud."
The best years of our lives by William Wyler( Visual )

10 editions published between 1946 and 2012 in English and held by 2,204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Standard version. Recounts the problems faced by three returning veterans of WWII as they attempt to pick up the threads of their lives. Captain Derry is returning to a loveless marriage, Sergeant Stephenson is a stranger to a family that's grown up without him, and sailor Parrish is tormented by the loss of his hands
Touch of Evil by Orson Welles( Visual )

11 editions published between 1958 and 2015 in English and held by 1,937 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On honeymoon with his new bride, Susan, Mexican-born police officer Mike Vargas agrees to investigate a car bombing. In so doing, he incurs the wrath of local police chief Hank Quinlan, a corrupt, bullying behemoth with a perfect arrest record. Vargas suspects that Quinlan has planted evidence to win his past convictions, and he is not about to let the suspect in the current case be railroaded. Determined to get Vargas out of his hair, Quinlan makes a deal with local crime boss Uncle Joe Grandi to frame Susan on a drug rap. Dissecting the nature of good and evil in a hallucinatory, nightmarish ambiance, this baroque south-of-the-border mystery opens with one of the most remarkably extended long takes in movie history
William Wyler's The heiress by William Wyler( Visual )

3 editions published between 1985 and 2007 in English and held by 1,072 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Olivia De Havilland plays wealthy spinster Catherine Sloper, the only heir to her stern father's (Sir Ralph Richardson) vast estate. When a dashing fortune hunter named Morris Townsend (Montgomery Clift) wants her to elope, her father threatens her with disinheritance. On the eve of their marriage Townsend deserts her. Seven years later Morris returns, and a bitter, wiser Catherine plots her revenge
The fountainhead by King Vidor( Visual )

4 editions published between 1949 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 950 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An uncompromising architect refuses to change his designs and when he discovers the plans for one of his buildings has been changed, he blows up the structure and attempts to defend his actions
Orson Welles Citizen Kane( Visual )

5 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in English and held by 669 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Citizen Kane: Following the death of a publishing tycoon, news reporters scramble to discover the meaning of his final utterance
The bachelor and the bobby-soxer by Irving Reis( Visual )

5 editions published between 1947 and 2004 in English and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through no fault of his own, artist and lady's man Richard Nugent finds a love-besotted teenage girl curled on his sofa. Through no fault of his own, the teen's sister is a judge who "sentences" thunderstruck Richard to date the girl until her schoolgirl crush wanes
Leave her to heaven by John M Stahl( Visual )

9 editions published between 1945 and 2013 in English and held by 637 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pathologically possessive woman who will stop at nothing to ensure that her husband does not share his love with anybody else. Her obsession with him knows no bounds, to the extent of murdering his crippled younger brother and inducing her own miscarriage. Her catalogue of evil continues, culminating in a crazed act of jealousy
Summer stock by Charles Walters( Visual )

6 editions published between 1950 and 2013 in English and held by 582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romance blooms during the summer in New England when Jane Falbury's sister shows up with a theatrical troupe and convinces her to let them stage a musical in the barn
The magnificent Ambersons by Orson Welles( Visual )

16 editions published between 1942 and 2014 in English and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A proud family loses its wealth and its control of the neighbourhood, and its youngest male member gets his come-uppance
A double life by George Cukor( Visual )

4 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The portrayal of an actor who finds his on stage role of Othello is affecting his off stage life as murderous revenge begins to seem reasonable
Perry Mason( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In every episode, defense attorney Mason matches wits with his courtroom adversary D.A. Hamilton Burger. Every time, Mason--aided by devoted secretary Della Street and loyal private eye Paul Drake--uncovers evidence that clears his client of murder."
Perry Mason( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

See Perry Mason dig deeper for the facts, find ways of making people confess, and win harder cases then any other attorney, with the help of his secretary and a private investigator
The war of the worlds by H. G Wells( Recording )

12 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fictional account of a Martian invasion of earth which aired on October 30, 1938. Believing the broadcast to be true, fear and panic gripped many Americans as regular radio programming was seemingly interrupted by reports of a Martian invasion in Grover's Mill, New Jersey
Perry Mason( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Defense attorney Perry Mason induces climactic witness-stand confessions that always clear his clients, usually with the help of confidential secretary Della Street and sidekick Paul Drake. As they work against DA Hamilton Burger and Lt. Arthur Tragg to clear a client, is it any surprise they succeed every time?
Perry Mason( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Defense attorney Perry Mason induces climactic witness-stand confessions that always clear his clients, usually with the help of confidential secretary Della Street and sidekick Paul Drake. As they work against DA Hamilton Burger and Lt. Arthur Tragg to clear a client, is it any surprise they succeed every time?
Perry Mason( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Defense attorney Perry Mason induces climactic witness-stand confessions that always clear his clients, usually with the help of confidential secretary Della Street and sidekick Paul Drake. As they work against DA Hamilton Burger and Lt. Arthur Tragg to clear a client, is it any surprise they succeed every time?
Perry Mason( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Attorney Perry Mason, along with the help of his secretary Della Street and investigator Paul Drake, takes on seemingly indefensible cases. With outstanding courtroom skills, Mason will often use tricks or traps to unwittingly get people to admit their guilt
Perry Mason( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Perry Mason, along with help from his secretary Della Street and investigator Paul Drake, takes on the cases that seem impossible to win
Perry Mason( Visual )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Attorney Perry Mason specializes in defending indefensible cases with the aid of his secretary Della Street and investigator Paul Drake. Often relying on his outstanding courtroom skills, sometimes he must use tricks or traps to get people to unwittingly admit their guilt. Contains 12 gripping episodes
 
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The fountainhead
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Languages
English (163)

German (2)

Spanish (1)

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