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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 )

114 editions published between 1954 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 3,302 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
Perry Mason( Visual )

28 editions published between 1958 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 797 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?
James A. Michener's Centennial( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 762 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 by Raymond Burr( Visual )

33 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in English and Japanese and held by 687 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
Rear window( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wheelchair bound photographer spies on his neighbors from his apartment window and becomes convinced one of them has committed murder
Godzilla( Visual )

11 editions published between 1953 and 2012 in Japanese and held by 574 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
Perry Mason( Visual )

12 editions published between 1958 and 2016 in English and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Raymond Burr stars as the brilliant defense lawyer Perry Mason who always wins his case with last minute evidence or sternly solicited confessions
Perry Mason( Visual )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 459 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 429 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
Gojira = Godzilla( Visual )

15 editions published between 1954 and 2019 in 4 languages and held by 426 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
Airplane II : the sequel by Ken Finkleman( Visual )

13 editions published between 1982 and 2017 in English and held by 406 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 )

10 editions published between 1959 and 2016 in English and held by 359 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 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A gambler finds himself taking the place of a murdered Federal agent trapping a gang planning to return a deported gangster to the U.S
Peter and Paul by Robert Day( Visual )

3 editions published between 1981 and 2002 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatizes the uncertainties surrounding early Christianity--the opposition from outside, and the frictions from inside. We see the conflicts about how the faith should be spread, the journeys, and the eventual fates of the two leaders
Perry Mason( Visual )

12 editions published between 1960 and 2016 in English and held by 335 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 )

10 editions published between 1960 and 2016 in English and held by 326 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 )

10 editions published between 1961 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 313 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 )

10 editions published between 1961 and 2016 in English and held by 301 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
Raw deal by Anthony Mann( Visual )

15 editions published between 1948 and 2017 in English and held by 299 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 )

8 editions published between 1962 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 277 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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Alternative Names
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Берр, Реймонд

Бёрр, Рэймонд

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Languages
English (319)

Japanese (18)

Spanish (5)

German (1)

French (1)

Italian (1)

Dutch (1)