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Burr, Raymond 1917-1993

Overview
Works: 677 works in 1,064 publications in 3 languages and 19,076 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  History  Legal drama  Film and video adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Film noir  Fiction  Godzilla films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Costume designer, Author of introduction, Speaker, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Raymond Burr
Alfred Hitchcock's Rear window by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
56 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A wheelchair bound photographer spies on his neighbours from his apartment window and becomes convinced one of them has committed murder
James A. Michener's Centennial ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 759 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Relives the grand hopes, dreams, loves, and adventures of generations of residents in Centennial, Colorado-- from their risky attempts to establish a settlement in 1795 through the politics and power plays of the 20th century. Begins with French and Scottish trappers interacting with Native Americans and follows the increasing conflicts as more permanent settlers arrive. Shows how the town of Centennial is founded by the young Mennonite Levi Zendt and his bride-to-be. Looks at the effects of the American Civil War on the settlement and the disputes between cattle ranchers and farmers. Shows the plight of Mexican residents who find their rights threatened by a real estate tycoon from back East. Examines more recent dirty politics as two contestants face off over the future of the town and its dwindling natural resources
Godzilla, king of the monsters! by Terry Morse ( Visual )
28 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 753 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When American reporter Steve Martin investigates a series of mysterious disasters off the coast of Japan, he comes face to face with Godzilla, an ancient creature so powerful and so terrifying, it can reduce Tokyo to a smoldering graveyard
Gojira Godzilla ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in Japanese and English and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Japan is thrown into a panic after several ships explode and are sunk. At first the authorities think its either underwater mines or underwater volcanic activity. The authorities soon head to Odo Island, close to where several of the ships were sunk. One night, something comes onshore and destroys several houses and kills several people. A later expedition to the island led by paleontologist Professor Kyohei Yemani, his daughter Emiko and a young navy frogman Hideto Ogata soon discover something more devastating than imagined in the form of a 164 foot tall monster whom the natives call Gojira. Now the monster begins a rampage that threatens to destroy not only Japan, but the rest of the world as well
Godzilla by Ishirō Honda ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1959 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The monster is 40 stories high, impervious to modern weapons and breathing a deadly fire that destroys everything in his path. A newspaper man gets the scoop on this scourge of Tokyo Bay and sets out with a team of Japanese scientists to end the radioactive monster's spree of horror. But their efforts backfire and Godzilla returns to terrorize Tokyo. A pretty Japanese lady scientist helps unravel the solution that leads to the dramatic and thrilling conclusion
Perry Mason ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 443 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."
The Blue Gardenia by Fritz Lang ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Norah Larkin is a working girl who wakes up a murderess after passing out in the apartment of brutish playboy Harry Prebble. Branded "The Blue Gardenia" by a sensational columnist, Norah dodges dragnets, informants and the cruel hand of fate as she struggles to conceal her involvement with Prebble, and to remember the details of her ill-fated night. As her hopes for justice fade, she decides to gamble her future on the journalist who transformed her into such a notorious figure
Perry Mason ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 375 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
Perry Mason ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 336 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?
His kind of woman ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hard-luck gambler Dan Milner is in sudden luck. He'll get $50,000 to hang out at a posh Mexican resort, $5,000 now and the big payoff when the reason he's been sent there is revealed. Of course, the gangsters making the offer don't expect him to live long enough to collect
Perry Mason ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 297 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?
Raw deal by Anthony Mann ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1948 and 2007 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Trapped within the walls of a state penitentiary, Joe Sullivan lives for the chance to avenge himself upon the man who helped put him there: Rick Coyle, a pyromaniac mob boss with a taste for party-girl flambé. Rick helps spring Joe from prison in hopes that the police will gun him down during the escape, but he grossly underestimates Joe's resourcefulness. With the assistance of a world-weary moll and an innocent girl, Joe dodges roadblocks, hitmen and dragnets and carves a bloody path back to his betrayer
Perry Mason ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 280 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?
Airplane II the sequel by Ken Finkleman ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a spoof of disaster films, an airplane is out of control and the crew struggles to save it. Worst of all, they are out of coffee
Perry Mason ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 270 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
Borderline by William A Seiter ( Visual )
24 editions published between 1950 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two undercover agents both attempt to infiltrate a drug-smuggling ring; each is unaware that the other is also a government operative
Perry Mason ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 260 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 )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 248 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
Perry Mason ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Raymond Burr stars as Mason, the famous defense attorney who must outwit determined prosecutor Hamilton Burger, and the sly Lt. Tragg, always with loyal support from secretary Della Street and sidekick Paul Drake."--Container
Adventures of Don Juan ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Don Juan de Marana damages Spanish prestige in diplomatic circles with his indiscreet womanizing, but he attempts to rehabilitate his image after he meets the beautiful Queen Margaret, trapped in a loveless arranged marriage with the weak and feckless King Philip III
 
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Alternative Names
Burr, Raymond
Burr, Raymond William Stacey 1917-1993
Burr, Raymond William Stacy
Languages
English (174)
Japanese (12)
German (1)
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