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Burr, Raymond 1917-1993

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Most widely held works by Raymond Burr
Rear Window by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

110 editions published between 1954 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 3,934 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a photographer with a broken leg, Stewart takes up the fine art of spying on his Greenwich Village neighbors during a summer heat wave. Things really begin to get hot when he suspects a salesman may have murdered his nagging wife and buried the body in a flower garden. He actively enlists the help of his girlfriend to investigate the highly suspicious chain of events. Events that ultimately lead to one of the most memorable and gripping endings in film history
Godzilla, king of the monsters! by Terry Morse( Visual )

37 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 805 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Godzilla rises from the sea, his slumber disturbed by atomic tests. With its haunting scenes of a devastated Tokyo eerily echoing the destruction of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, this film gave the world the perfect monster, and metaphor, for the Atomic Age
James A. Michener's Centennial( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 788 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
Perry Mason( Visual )

22 editions published between 1958 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 765 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?
Godzilla( Visual )

9 editions published between 1953 and 2012 in Japanese and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's also a remarkably humane and melancholy drama made in Japan at a time when the country was still reeling from nuclear attack and H-bomb testing. Its rampaging radioactive beast, the poignant embodiment of an entire populations fears, became a beloved international icon of destruction, spawning more than twenty sequels and spinoffs. Here, we present the original, 1954 Japanese version, along with Godzilla: King of the Monsters!, the 1956 American reworking
Gojira = Godzilla by Ishirō Honda( Visual )

14 editions published between 1954 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 549 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
Perry Mason( Visual )

10 editions published between 1960 and 2016 in English and held by 492 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
The Blue Gardenia by Fritz Lang( Visual )

13 editions published between 1953 and 2008 in English and held by 456 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 )

11 editions published between 1958 and 2016 in English and held by 449 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 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."
Airplane II : the sequel by Ken Finkleman( Visual )

8 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A faulty computer causes a passenger space shuttle to head straight for the Sun. Can Ted Striker save the day and get the shuttle back on track - again?
Perry Mason( Visual )

7 editions published between 1959 and 2016 in English and held by 350 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 by John Farrow( Visual )

4 editions published between 1994 and 2016 in English and held by 343 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
Peter and Paul by Robert Day( Visual )

2 editions published between 1981 and 2002 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This epic network television mini-series brings to life the precarious existence of the early Christian church which was beset by violent oppositon from without and within. Peter and Paul emerge as two key leaders and struggle to keep the faith alive. The story of Peter and Paul is a story of the meaning of faith and love, liberty and law, victory and defeat, and life and death
Perry Mason( Visual )

6 editions published between 1960 and 2016 in English and held by 316 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 )

8 editions published between 1961 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 302 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
Raw deal by Anthony Mann( Visual )

14 editions published between 1948 and 2017 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film noir involving a gangster seeking revenge afer being framed and sent to prison. With help from an innocent woman, the ex-con carries out his murderous plan of vengeance, eventually coming face-to-face with the pyromaniac responsible for his stay in prison
Perry Mason( Visual )

6 editions published between 1961 and 2016 in English and held by 287 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
Borderline by William A Seiter( Visual )

30 editions published between 1950 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two agents both assigned to infiltrate a drug-smuggling ring on the Mexican border, fall in love. Each believes the other is a criminal and they are ultimately forced to make an escape together
Perry Mason( Visual )

7 editions published between 1962 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Perry Mason is an attorney who specializes in defending seemingly indefensible cases. With the aid of his secretary Della Street and investigator Paul Drake, he often finds that by digging deep, startling facts can be revealed. Often relying on his outstanding courtroom skills, he often tricks or traps people into unwittingly admitting their guilt. Included are fifteen gripping episodes full of drama and suspense!
 
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James A. Michener's Centennial
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Alternative Names
Burr, Raymond

Burr, Raymond William Stacey 1917-1993

Burr, Raymond William Stacy

Raymond Burr acteur canadien

Raymond Burr aktor amerykański

Raymond Burr attore canadese

Raymond Burr Canadees acteur

Raymond Burr canadisk skuespiller

Raymond Burr kanadensisk skådespelare

Raymond Burr kanadesche Schauspiller

Raymond Burr kanadischer Theater-, Fernseh- und Filmschauspieler

Raymond Burr kanadisk skodespelar

Raymond Burr kanadisk skuespiller

Бёрр, Рэймонд

Реймонд Берр

ریموند بر بازیگر کانادایی

レイモンド・バー

雷蒙·伯爾

雷蒙德·布尔

雷蒙德·布林

Languages
English (310)

Japanese (22)

German (3)

French (2)

Dutch (2)

Spanish (1)