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Collins, Ray 1889-1965

Overview
Works: 102 works in 395 publications in 4 languages and 19,900 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Legal television programs  History  Film noir  Documentary television programs  Fiction  Television series  Television programs  War films 
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 Robert McKee( Visual )

66 editions published between 1941 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 4,361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The battle over Citizen Kane: Looks at the lives and careers of Orson Welles and William Randolph Hearst, and how Hearst tried to suppress the 1941 film Citizen Kane and destroy Welles
Perry Mason by Raymond Burr( Visual )

96 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 3,713 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?
The best years of our lives by William Wyler( Visual )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and held by 2,144 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 )

9 editions published between 1958 and 2015 in English and held by 1,922 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
The fountainhead by King Vidor( Visual )

5 editions published between 1949 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 954 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
The bachelor and the bobby-soxer by Irving Reis( Visual )

5 editions published between 1947 and 2004 in English and held by 651 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 )

8 editions published between 1945 and 2013 in English and held by 625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An extremely possessive woman will do whatever it takes to keep her husband all to herself, even murder
Summer stock by Charles Walters( Visual )

6 editions published between 1950 and 2013 in English and held by 572 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 3 languages and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brilliant, moving portrayal of an aristocratic American family in what many critics consider a masterpiece equal to Citizen Kane. Based on a novel by Booth Tarkington, the drama begins in the 1870s when the Amberson family is at the height of its wealth and prestige. But the day arrives when all the Ambersons are stunned by the truth of their financial ruin
Perry Mason( Visual )

15 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brilliant attorney Perry Mason will stop at nothing to crack the most impossible cases to uncover the truth. Contains fourteen gripping episodes
A double life by George Cukor( Visual )

4 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and held by 417 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 )

15 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Perry Mason, the popular TV franchise that inspired a genre of courtroom dramas returns with the second half of the seventh season. Raymond Burr continues igniting the screen as a brilliant attorney who will stop at nothing to crack the most impossible cases to uncover the truth. Often relying on his outstanding courtroom skills, he often tricks or traps people into unwittingly admitting their guilt
The war of the worlds by Howard Koch( Recording )

9 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"On Sunday, October 30, 1938, millions of radio listeners were shocked when radio news alerts announced the arrival of Martians. A wave of mass hysteria seized thousands when they learned of the Martians' ferocious and seemingly unstoppable attack on Earth. Many ran out of their homes screaming while others packed up their cars and fled. Though what the radio listeners heard was a portion of Orson Welles' adaptation of the well-known book, War of the Worlds by H.G. Wells, many of the listeners believed what they heard on the radio was real! Experience for yourself the historic, full-length, original radio broadcast with Orson Welles that thrilled and chilled the nation with this crystal-clear recording on CD."--Container
Ma and Pa Kettle back on the farm( Visual )

3 editions published between 1980 and 1995 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After winning a contest yields them hot time in New York, the Kettles return to the sticks hoping for tranquility
William Wyler's the heiress by William Wyler( Visual )

3 editions published between 1985 and 1992 in English and held by 298 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
Command decision( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

General Casey of the U.S. Army Air Forces in England must fight congressional representatives and his own chain of command to be allowed to complete an important mission
The big street( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Haughty nightclub singer Gloria Lyons doesn't have time for the little people, including Little Pinks, the busboy who adores her. Then Gloria is paralyzed when a mobster knocks her down the stairs, and those little people are the only ones who help her
The adventures of Francis the talking mule( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Francis covers the big town: Peter and the talking mule Francis enter the fast-paced New York newspaper world. Thanks to Francis, Peter is soon the town's hottest reporter
The little wizard( Visual )

2 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Join a reluctant, little wizard and his sidekick on an enchanted adventure through a fantastical world of dragons, wizards and magic in a breathtaking fantasy for the entire family
The man from Colorado( Visual )

2 editions published between 1948 and 2004 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sadistic Civil War vet (Ford), now a judge, teeters on the brink of insanity-- and a town is on the edge of revolt. Only one man, the marshall (Holden), stands between them in this powerful western which delves into the devasting psychological effects of war
 
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Alternative Names
Collins, Raymond F.

Ray Collins acteur

Ray Collins acteur américain

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Ray Collins attore statunitense

Ray Collins US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

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Коллинз, Рэй

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Languages
English (271)

German (5)

Spanish (2)

French (1)

Covers
Perry MasonThe fountainheadSummer stockThe war of the worldsCommand decision