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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 )

108 editions published between 1954 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 3,322 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 )

36 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 780 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
Perry Mason( Visual )

24 editions published between 1958 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 775 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 )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 767 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
Rear window( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 565 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 )

7 editions published between 1953 and 2012 in Japanese and held by 543 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 )

10 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 446 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 )

11 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 446 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 2015 in 4 languages and held by 437 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 )

8 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in English and held by 392 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 )

8 editions published between 1959 and 2016 in English and held by 353 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 349 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 337 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 )

10 editions published between 1960 and 2016 in English and held by 329 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 )

7 editions published between 1960 and 2016 in English and held by 322 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 307 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 )

7 editions published between 1961 and 2016 in English and held by 299 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 )

14 editions published between 1948 and 2017 in English and held by 298 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
Borderline by William A Seiter( Visual )

30 editions published between 1950 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 276 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
 
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Берр, Реймонд

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English (312)

Japanese (15)

Spanish (5)

German (1)

French (1)

Dutch (1)